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Tuesday - Petroc Trelawny

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

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Antônio Carlos Gomes

    Allegro animato, 1st movement from Sonata in D major

    Music Arranger: Brazilian Guitar Quartet. Ensemble: Brazilian Guitar Quartet.
    • Essencia Do Brasil.
    • DELOS.
    • 009.
  • Tomás Luis de Victoria

    Tu Es Petrus - from Motecta (Venice, 1572)

    Choir: Nordic Voices.
    • Nordic Voices sing Victoria.
    • CHACONNE.
    • 005.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    The Fair Melusina Overture, Op.32

    Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Antonio Méndez.
    • LINN.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Fugue in A minor, BWV.947

    Performer: Laurindo Almeida. Ensemble: The Modern Jazz Quartet.
    • Collaboration.
    • Gambit Records.
    • 004.
  • Franz Schubert

    Auf dem Wasser zu singen, D.774

    Singer: Ian Bostridge. Performer: Julius Drake.
    • Schubert: Lieder.
    • EMI.
    • 014.
  • Jean Sibelius

    The Oceanides

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • EMI.
  • Padre Antonio Soler

    Fandango

    Music Arranger: Christina Pluhar. Ensemble: L’Arpeggiata. Director: Christina Pluhar.
    • Los Pajaros Perdidos: L'Arpeggiata, Christina Pluhar.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 19.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in D major K. 96

    Music Arranger: Wendy Carlos. Performer: Wendy Carlos.
    • Wendy Carlos - The Well-Tempered Synthesizer.
    • East Side Digital.
    • 8.
  • John Ireland

    What art thou thinking of?

    Singer: Lisa Milne. Performer: Graham Johnson.
    • The Songs of John Ireland.
    • Hyperion.
    • 008.
  • François Couperin

    Les baricades mistérieuses (Pieces de clavecin - ordre no. 6)

    Music Arranger: Thomas Adès. Orchestra: Aurora Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Collon.
    • Warner.
  • George Gershwin

    Variations on 'I got rhythm'

    Performer: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet. Orchestra: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue & Piano Concerto: Thibaudet.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Traditional Irish

    The Salley Gardens

    Music Arranger: Benjamin Britten. Singer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson. Performer: Graham Johnson.
    • Britten: Canticle 1/Michelangelo sonnets etc: Johnson/Johnson.
    • Hyperion.
    • 9.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Forets paisibles - from Les Indes Galantes

    Singer: Sabine Devieilhe. Singer: Aimery Lefevre. Choir: Le jeune chœur de Paris. Ensemble: Les Ambassadeurs. Director: Alexis Kossenko.
    • Le Grand Theatre de l'Amour.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 001.
  • Justinian Tamusuza

    On the way of the cross (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Kronos Quartet.
    • Pieces of Africa.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 4.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata No. 24 Op. 78

    Performer: Louis Lortie.
    • Louis Lortie plays Beethoven - Complete Piano Sonatas.
    • Chandos.
    • 6-7.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Gloria in D major, RV589

    Performer: The Sixteen. Orchestra: Symphony of Harmony and Invention. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • COLLINS CLASSICS.
  • Joan Trimble

    Suite for Strings

    Orchestra: Irish Chamber Orchestra. Director: Fionnuala Hunt.
    • Black Box.
  • Richard Strauss

    Dreaming by the Fireside (4 Symphonic Interludes from Intermezzo)

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Semyon Bychkov.
    • Franz Schmidt Symphony No.2 Richard Strauss Dreaming by the Fireside Wiener Phil.
    • Sony.
    • 004.
  • Bohuslav Martinu

    Sonatina for clarinet and piano (Finale)

    Performer: Julian Bliss. Performer: Julien Quentin.
    • EMI.
  • Jerome Kern

    All the things you are

    Singer: Peter Sellers. Orchestra: Unnamed orchestra and conductor.
    • The Peter Sellers Collection.
    • EMI.
    • 6.

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