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Friday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests and a new specially composed work by our "Embedded Composer in 3" Matthew Kaner, in partnership with Sound and Music.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Margaret Hubicki

    Rigaudon (Lonely Mere and Rigaudon)

    Performer: Robert Max. Performer: James Kirby.
    • Chandos.
  • Franz Liszt

    Orpheus - symphonic poem S.98

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Bernard Haitink.
    • PHILIPS.
  • Matthew Kaner

    Glints In The Water

    Ensemble: Trio Isimsiz.
    • BBC recording.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Auch mit gedampften, schwachen Stimmen (Cantata no. 36 BWV.36)

    Singer: Hana Blažíková. Ensemble: Bach Collegium Japan. Conductor: Masaaki Suzuki.
    • J.S. Bach: Cantatas Volume 47.
    • BIS.
    • 7.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurka, Op. 24 No. 4 in B flat Minor

    Performer: Cédric Tiberghien.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Aaron Copland

    Rodeo - 4 dance episodes, no.3; Saturday night waltz

    Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
    • Copland: Appalachian Spring: New York Philharmonic/Bernstein.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 11.
  • Francisco Guerrero

    Surge propera amica mea

    Choir: Stile Antico.
  • Fęlá Şowándé

    Joyful Day (African Suite)

    Orchestra: CBC Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Mario Bernardi.
    • CBC.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance No 6 in B flat

    Performer: Leonidas Kavakos. Performer: Peter Nagy.
    • DECCA.
  • William Alwyn

    'Crepuscule' for solo harp

    Performer: Ieuan Jones.
    • Alwyn: Chamber Music Volume 2.
    • Chandos.
    • 6.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Finlandia for orchestra (Op.26)

    Orchestra: Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Leif Segerstam.
    • Sibelius: Syphony 4, Pohjola's Daughter, Finlandia: Helsinki PO/Segerstam.
    • Ondine.
    • 6.
  • Daníel Bjarnason

    Bow to String III: Air to Breath

    Performer: Sæunn Thorsteinsdóttir.
    • Processions.
    • Bedroom Community.
    • 3.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita for keyboard no. 4 (BWV.828) in D major; Menuett

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • J.S. Bach: 6 Partitas, BWV 825-830, Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Decca.
    • 6.
  • Edward Elgar

    Where corals lie (Sea Pictures, Op 37)

    Singer: Janet Baker. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: John Barbirolli.
    • Elgar: Cello Concerto/Sea Pictures: Du Pre/Baker/LSO/Barbirolli.
    • EMI.
    • 8.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in G minor, RV439 'La notte'

    Performer: Lucie Horsch. Ensemble: Amsterdam Vivaldi Players.
    • Decca.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    3 Motets (Op.38), no.3; Beati quorum via

    Choir: The Sixteen. Director: Harry Christophers.
    • A New Heaven: The Sixteen.
    • UCJ.
    • 4.
  • Steve Reich

    The Four Sections - iv. Full Orchestra

    Orchestra: MDR Sinfonieorchester. Conductor: Kristjan Järvi.
    • Steve Reich: Duet.
    • Sony.
    • 6.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    The Magic Flute (Overture)

    Orchestra: Academy for Ancient Music Berlin. Conductor: René Jacobs.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • James Moody

    Little Suite - IV Badinerie

    Performer: Tommy Reilly. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 8.
  • Aaron Copland

    Concerto for Clarinet and String Orchestra (with Piano and Harp)

    Performer: Martin Frost. Orchestra: Australian Chamber Orchestra. Director: Richard Tognetti.
    • Dances to a Black Pipe.
    • BIS.
    • 1-2.


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