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Thursday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Fritz Kreisler

    Liebesleid orch Harris (3 Old Viennese Dances)

    Music Arranger: Arthur Harris. Performer: Isaac Stern. Orchestra: Columbia Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Milton Katims.
    • Humoresque, Favourite Violin Encores: Stern/Columbia Symphony Orch/Brieff/Katims.
    • Sony Classical.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Spiegel im Spiegel

    Performer: Lisa Batiashvili. Performer: Hélène Grimaud.
    • DG.
  • Léo Delibes

    Flower Duet (Lakmé) arr Sparke

    Performer: Grimethorpe Colliery Band. Conductor: Garry Cutt.
    • Classic Brass: Grimethorpe Colliery RJB Band.
    • RCA.
    • 12.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Ich habe genug (Cantata No 82)

    Singer: Dietrich Fischer‐Dieskau. Orchestra: Kammerorchester Karl Ristenpart. Conductor: Karl Ristenpart.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Playful Pizzicato (Simple Symphony)

    Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Benjamin Britten.
    • Britten: The Young Person's Guide etc: LSO/ECO/Britten.
    • Decca.
  • Giacomo Meyerbeer

    Struensee - Overture

    Orchestra: NDR Radio Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Michail Jurowski.
    • Meyerbeer: Struensee - Les Patineurs.
    • CPO.
    • 1.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Jubilate Deo omnis terra (a 10), C65

    Ensemble: His Majestys Sagbutts and Cornetts. Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
    • 1615 Gabrieli in Venice.
    • King's College.
    • 5.
  • Henry Purcell

    March and Jig, from 'The Old Batchelor' Z. 607

    Ensemble: Aradia Ensemble. Director: Kevin Mallon.
    • Purcell - Theatre Music Volume 2.
    • Naxos.
    • 26-27.
  • José Afonso

    Grândola, Vila Morena

    Performer: José Afonso.
    • Recording as heard on Portuguese radio (Rádio Renascença) on 25th April 1974.
    • Guilda da Música.
  • Eleanor Alberga

    Ride Through

    Performer: Robert Irvine.
    • Songs & Lullabies: New Works for Solo Cello.
    • Delphian.
    • 11.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Piano Concerto No 2 in F minor, Op 21 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Ingrid Fliter. Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Jun Märkl.
    • Chopin: Piano Concertos.
    • LINN.
    • 6.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Da tempeste il legno infranto, from Giulio Cesare in Egitto

    Singer: Natalie Dessay. Ensemble: Le Concert d’Astrée. Conductor: Emmanuelle Haïm.
    • Erato.
  • Louis Moreau Gottschalk

    Manchega, Op.38

    Performer: Alan Feinberg.
    • Argo.
  • Georges Bizet

    L'Arlésienne Suite No 1

    Orchestra: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jesús López Cobos.
    • Bizet: Carmen Suite, Symphony No. 1: Jesus Lopez-Cobos.
    • Telarc.
    • 7.
  • Aaron Copland

    Simple Gifts (Old American Songs, Set 1)

    Singer: Willard White. Performer: Graeme McNaught.
    • Willard White sings Copland.
    • Chandos.
  • Alexander von Zemlinsky

    String Quartet No. 1 in A major, Op. 4 - II. Allegretto

    Ensemble: Brodsky Quartet.
    • Zemlinsky: Complete String Quartets.
    • Chandos.
    • 2.
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Sanctus from Missa Iam Christus astra ascenderat

    Choir: The Sixteen. Director: Harry Christophers.
    • Palestrina - Volume 5.
    • Coro.
    • 8-9.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    Caprice in E major, Op 1 No 1; Caprice in E minor, Op 1 No 3

    Performer: Julia Fischer.
    • DECCA.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Carnival Overture, Op 92

    Orchestra: Philharmonia. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • Sony.


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