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Wednesday - Petroc Trelawny

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

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    In ecclesiis à 14

    Choir: I Fagiolini. Conductor: Robert Hollingworth.
    • 1612 Italian Vespers: I Fagiolini/Robert Hollingworth.
    • Decca.
    • 17.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Pizzicato-Polka

    Composer: Josef Strauss. Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
    • Johann Strauss II Waltzes, Polkas and Marches.
    • Apex.
    • 7.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    String Quartet No 2 in A minor, Op 13; 4th mvt Presto - Adagio non lento

    Ensemble: Quatuor Mosaïques.
    • ASTREE.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Dies sind die heil'gen zehn Gebot BWV 678

    Performer: Hans Fagius.
    • BIS.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Zadok the priest, HWV 258

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Handel: Coronation Anthems: The Sixteens / Christophers.
    • Coro.
    • 10.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Assez de memento: dansons (Enough of memories; let's dance)

    Performer: Frederic Chiu.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Dumbarton Oaks

    Orchestra: Orchestra of St. Luke’s. Conductor: Robert Craft.
    • NAXOS.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Concerto No 9 in E flat major, K 271 - 3rd movement, Rondeau (Presto – menuetto – presto)

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes. Orchestra: Det Norske Kammerorkester.
    • Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos. 9 & 18: Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, Leif Ove Andsn.
    • EMI.
  • Thomas Tallis

    Sancte Deus, sancte fortis

    Ensemble: The Cardinall’s Musick. Director: Andrew Carwood.
    • Hyperion.
  • Claude Debussy

    Les sons et les parfums tournent (Preludes, Book 1)

    Performer: Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli.
    • Debussy: Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 4.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    String Quintet No 3 in E flat major, Op 97 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Paul Neubauer. Ensemble: Emerson String Quartet.
    • DG.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Nutcracker, Op 71; Trepak (Russian Dance)

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: James Levine.
    • DG.
    • 15.
  • Dizzy Gillespie

    Salt Peanuts

    Composer: Kenny Clarke. Performer: Dizzy Gillespie. Performer: Charlie Parker. Performer: Al Haig. Performer: Curley Russell. Performer: Sid Catlett.
    • BRILLIANT.
    • 6.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Trumpet Concerto in E flat, Hob VIIe

    Performer: Markus Stockhausen. Orchestra: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Karlheinz Stockhausen.
    • ACANTA.
  • Roxanna Panufnik

    Kyrie after Byrd

    Choir: ORA. Conductor: Suzi Digby.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    Variations on the theme ‘Dal tuo stellato soglio’ from Mosè in Egitto by Rossini (‘Moses Fantasy’)

    Performer: Alisa Weilerstein. Performer: Vivian Hornik Weilerstein.
    • EMI.
  • Robert Burns

    Auld Lang Syne

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Music Arranger: Peter Limonov.
    • Encore from Prom, 18th July 2017.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    The Great Gate of Kiev, from Pictures from an Exhibition

    Orchestrator: Maurice Ravel. Orchestra: Russian State Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Valery Kuzmich Polyansky.
    • Explosive Classics.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 13.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Der Hölle Rache (The Magic Flute)

    Singer: Florence Foster Jenkins. Performer: Cosmé McMoon.
    • The Glory of the Human Voice: Florence Foster Jenkins.
    • RCA.
    • 1.

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