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Friday - Petroc Trelawny

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Peter Warlock

    Capriol Suite

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Clio Gould.
    • English String Classics 2: Vaughan Williams/Warlock/Tippet/Elgar etc.
    • Warner Apex.
    • 7.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Piano Sonata No 40 in E flat major, H XVI 25

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
    • Haydn: Piano Sonatas, Vol. 3: Marc-Andre Hamelin.
    • Hyperion.
    • 16.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata "Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr dahin" BWV125 (Nos 4-6)

    Singer: Paul Agnew. Singer: Peter Harvey. Singer: Robin Tyson. Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Ensemble: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Bach: Cantatas.
    • Archiv.
    • 14-16.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    The Pirates of Penzance (Overture)

    Orchestra: D'Oyly Carte Opera Orchestra. Conductor: John Pryce-Jones.
    • Gilbert and Sullivan Overtures: Various performers.
    • TER.
    • 2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    String Quartet in E minor, Op 59 No 2 'Razumovsky' (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: Belcea Quartet.
    • Zig Zag.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    The Magic Flute: Act 1, Sc.1 - 'Dies Bildnis ist bezaubernd schön'

    Singer: Nicolai Gedda. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Otto Klemperer.
    • EMI.
  • Blas Galindo Dimas

    Sones de Mariachi

    Orchestra: Orquesta Sinfónica de Xalapa. Conductor: Luis Herrera de la Fuente.
    • Huapango.
    • Guild.
    • 3.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    2 Pieces for piano 6 hands

    Performer: Alexander Melnikov. Performer: Alexandre Tharaud. Performer: Aleksandar Madžar.
    • Tharaud Plays Rachmaninov.
    • Erato.
    • 10-11.
  • Charles Ives

    From the Steeples and the Mountains

    Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • RCA.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Te Deum, Op 22 (Christe Rex gloriae)

    Choir: Wandsworth School Boys’ Choir. Choir: London Symphony Chorus. Performer: Nicolas Kynaston. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • Berlioz: Te Deum: Sir Colin Davis.
    • Philips.
  • Friday Poem

    • Tarantella by Hilaire Belloc

      read by Hilaire Belloc

  • Giuseppe Martucci

    Tarantella, Op 44 No 6

    Orchestra: Orchestra sinfonica di Roma. Conductor: Francesco La Vecchia.
    • Martucci: Complete Orchestral Music 2.
    • Naxos.
    • 7.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sonata for 2 pianos (K.448) in D major, 1st movement; Allegro con spirito

    Performer: Christoph Eschenbach. Performer: Justus Frantz.
    • Mozart: Music for Piano Duet: Justus Frantz, Christoph Eschenbach.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 11.
  • Hildegard von Bingen

    Ordo virtutum

    Ensemble: Sequentia.
  • Charlotte Bray

    Agnus Dei (a reflection on Byrd's Agnus Dei from the Mass for 5 voices)

    Choir: ORA. Conductor: Suzi Digby.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Sicilienne (Pelléas et Mélisande, Op 80)

    Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Eugene Ormandy.
    • Clair de lune: Music of France: Ormandy.
    • RCA Victor.
    • 3.
  • Scott Joplin

    Stoptime Rag

    Performer: Benjamin Loeb.
    • Naxos.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Canonic Variations on 'Vom Himmel hoch', BWV 769 arr Stravinsky

    Music Arranger: Igor Stravinsky. Singer: Irène Friedli. Singer: Frieder Lang. Singer: Michel Brodard. Choir: Chœur Pro Arte de Lausanne. Choir: Swiss Romande Chamber Choir. Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • The Essential Stravinsky.
    • Chandos.
    • 32-37.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    William Tell – Act IV: Asile Hereditaire

    Singer: Nicolai Gedda. Choir: Ambrosian Singers. Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Lamberto Gardelli.
    • EMI.
    • 3-5.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Marurka in a minor op.59 no.1

    Performer: Maurizio Pollini.
    • DG.


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