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Breaking Free: Friday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's breakfast show, with listener requests and Bach before Seven with a special twist. Plus early works from Schoenberg, Berg and Webern.

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, including listener requests and as part of Breaking Free, there is a special twist to Bach before 7, plus early works from Schoenberg, Berg and Webern.


Part of Radio 3's "Breaking Free - the minds that changed music", exploring the music of the Second Viennese School.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Christoph Willibald Gluck

    Orfeo ed Euridice - Act 2; Dance of the blessed spirits

    Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Classical Hits: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 3.
  • Louise Farrenc

    Nonet in E flat major, Op 38 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Ambache Chamber Ensemble.
    • Farrenc Chamber Music.
    • Carlton Classics.
    • 6.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and fugue for organ (BWV.552) in E flat major "St Anne"

    Performer: Andreas Juffinger.
    • Orgelkonzert (Bach/Mozart): Andreas Juffinger.
    • Koch Schwann.
    • 1.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Tarantelle for flute, clarinet and orchestra, Op 6

    Performer: Clara Novakova. Performer: Richard Vieille. Orchestra: Ensemble Orchestral de Paris. Conductor: Jean‐Jacques Kantorow.
    • Saint-Saens: La Muse et le Poete etc: Kantorow.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 3.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Concerto for violin and orchestra (H.7a.3) in A major, 3rd movement; Allegro

    Performer: Giuliano Carmignola. Orchestra: Orchestre des Champs‐Élysées.
    • Haydn: Violin Concertos: Carmignola / Orchestre des Champs-Elysees.
    • Archiv.
    • 6.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Beatus vir à 6 (Selva morale e spirituale)

    Singer: Carolyn Sampson. Singer: Rebecca Outram. Singer: Daniel Auchincloss. Singer: Charles Daniels. Singer: Peter Harvey. Singer: James Gilchrist. Ensemble: King's Consort. Conductor: Robert King.
    • Monteverdi: The Sacred Music: The King's Consort/Robert King.
    • Hyperion.
    • 3.
  • Alexander von Zemlinsky

    Cymbeline - incidental music (Op.14), Prelude

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Antony Beaumont.
    • Zemlinsky: Lyric Symphony, Cymbeline: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Chandos.
    • 8.
  • Vincent Youmans

    Tahiti trot (Tea for two) [from 'No, no, Nanette']

    Orchestrator: Dmitry Shostakovich. Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Shostakovich: The Jazz Album - Brautigam, Masseurs.
    • Decca.
    • 16.
  • Michael Torke

    Tahiti, Papeete (Tahiti)

    Ensemble: Ensemble 10/10. Conductor: Clark Rundell.
    • Michael Torke: Tahiti: 10/10 Ensemble/Rundell.
    • Ecstatic Records.
    • 2.
  • Robert Schumann

    Arabeske in C major, Op 18

    Performer: Vladimir Horowitz.
    • In the Hands of the Master: Vladimir Horowitz, The Definitive Recordings.
    • Sony Classical.
  • Jonathan Dove

    The Three Kings

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Bob Chilcott.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Carnival Overture, Op.92

    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Rafael Kubelík.
    • Dvorak: Symphony no.8 etc: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orch/Kubelik.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Alban Berg

    Die Nachtigall, from 'Seven Early Songs'

    Music Arranger: Clytus Gottwald. Choir: Accentus Chamber Choir. Director: Laurence Equilbey.
    • Naïve.
  • Andrea Falconiero

    Chaconne in G major

    Performer: Daniel Hope. Performer: Simos Papanas. Performer: Jonathan Cohen. Performer: Emmanuele Forni. Performer: Michael Metzler. Performer: 北谷直樹.
    • ERATO.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Menuet [from 'Sonatine']

    Music Arranger: David Rees-Williams. Ensemble: David Rees-Williams Trio.
    • David Rees-Williams Trio: Hidden Colours.
    • BBC.
    • 2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail - Aria: Martern aller Arten

    Singer: Ľuba Orgonášová. Ensemble: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Archiv.
  • Arnold Schoenberg

    Ein Stelldichein (A rendezvous)

    Performer: Schönberg Ensemble.
    • DECCA.
    • 2.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    2 Polonaises for piano (Op.40), no.2 in C minor

    Performer: Alfred Brendel.
    • Vanguard Classics.
  • Lennox Berkeley

    I sing of a maiden

    Choir: Choir of Clare College, Cambridge. Conductor: Graham Ross.
    • Mater ora filium. Music for Epiphany.
    • 17.


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