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Thursday - Petroc Trelawny

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

Email 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 31 in D major, 'Hornsignal' (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Robin Ticciati.
    • LINN.
  • Hugo Wolf

    Italian Serenade

    Ensemble: Hagen Quartett.
    • DG.
  • Louis Chauvin

    Heliotrope Bouquet

    Composer: Scott Joplin. Performer: Joshua Rifkin.
    • American Classics: Scott Joplin.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 9.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Liebster Gott, wann werd ich sterben (Cantata No 8)

    Ensemble: Bach‐Collegium Stuttgart. Conductor: Joshua Rifkin.
    • L’Oiseau Lyre.
  • William Byrd

    The Battle arr. for brass ensemble (No 15, The Earl of Oxford's March)

    Music Arranger: Elgar Howarth. Ensemble: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble.
    • La Battaglia: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble.
    • Decca.
    • 24.
  • Sally Beamish

    Seavaigers (Haven)

    Performer: Chris Stout. Performer: Catriona McKay. Ensemble: Scottish Ensemble.
    • McKay Stout Music.
  • Franz Schubert

    Piano Trio in E flat major D.929 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: The Florestan Trio.
    • Schubert Piano Trio in E flat major D929.
    • Hyperion.
    • 2.
  • Henry Purcell

    Curtain Tune (Timon of Athens)

    Ensemble: The Purcell Quartet.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Henry Purcell

    Curtain Tune (From Timon of Athens)

    Music Arranger: Barokksolistene. Performer: Bjarte Eike. Ensemble: Barokksolistene.
    • The Alehouse Sessions.
    • RUBICON.
    • 102.
  • William Boyce

    Symphony No 5 in D major

    Ensemble: The English Concert. Conductor: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Boyce: 8 Symphonien.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 13-15.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Mephistopheles' Song of the Flea

    Singer: Boris Christoff. Orchestra: Orchestre National de la Radiodiffusion Française. Conductor: Georges Tzipine.
    • Icon: Boris Christoff.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 21.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Serenade for Strings, Op 48: 1st movement - Pezzo in forma di sonatina

    Orchestra: Imperial Music Choir. Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Decca.
  • Sting

    Ground on Moon over Bourbon Street

    Music Arranger: Caroline Huynh Van Xuan. Performer: Caroline Huynh Van Xuan.
    • Since in Vain / UnderGround(s).
    • MUSO.
    • 28.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Scythian suite from "Ala i Lolly" Op.20: no.2; God of evil and pagan dance (Allegro sostenuto)

    Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • DG.
  • GIOVANNI PUNTO

    Horn Concerto No. 10 in F Major: III. Rondo (Allegretto)

    Performer: Barry Tuckwell. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Barry Tuckwell: Horn Concertos.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 18.
  • Giovanni Battista Buonamente

    Il Ballo degli reali Amanti: 33. Ballo del Granduca a 7

    Ensemble: Ensemble Pygmalion. Conductor: Raphaël Pichon.
    • Stravaganza d'Amore! The Birth of Opera at the Medici Court.
    • harmonia mundi.
    • 212.
  • Cristofano Malvezzi

    Il Ballo degli reali Amanti: 34. Dolcissime sirene a 6 "La Pellegrina"

    Lyricist: Ottavio Rinuccini. Ensemble: Ensemble Pygmalion. Conductor: Raphaël Pichon.
    • Stravaganza d'Amore! The Birth of Opera at the Medici Court.
    • harmonia mundi.
    • 213.
  • Cristofano Malvezzi

    Il Ballo degli reali Amanti: 35. A voi reali amanti a 15 "La Pellegrina"

    Lyricist: Ottavio Rinuccini. Ensemble: Ensemble Pygmalion. Conductor: Raphaël Pichon.
    • Stravaganza d'Amore! The Birth of Opera at the Medici Court.
    • harmonia mundi.
    • 14.
  • Claude Debussy

    Petite Suite, L. 88: I. En Bateau

    Music Arranger: David Riniker. Ensemble: Feininger Trio.
    • Debussy . Ravel.
    • CAvi-music.
    • 109.
  • Michael Nyman

    Chasing sheep is best left to shepherds from The Draughtsman's contract

    Ensemble: Michael Nyman Band. Conductor: Michael Nyman.
    • The Very Best of Michael Nyman - Film Music 1980-2001.
    • Venture.
    • 2.
  • Edward Elgar

    Sospiri, Op 70, for strings, harp and organ

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • Elgar: The Music Makers: Short Pieces: BBC Symphony Orchestra / Davis.
    • Teldec.
    • 6.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Ch'io mi scordi di te?, K 505

    Singer: Carolyn Sampson. Performer: Ronald Brautigam. Orchestra: Die Kölner Akademie. Conductor: Michael Alexander Willens.
    • BIS.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Nocturne No.13 in C minor, Op.48 No.1

    Performer: Valentina Lisitsa.
    • Valentina Lisitsa: Live at the Royal Albert Hall.
    • Decca.
    • 12.

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