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Thursday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, including music from composers featuring as part of the BBC's Gay Britannia season.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Alexander Borodin

    In the steppes of central Asia

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Borodin: In the Steppes of Central Asia; Symphonies Nos.1 & 2.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Claude Debussy

    Cello Sonata in D minor

    Performer: Jean‐Guihen Queyras. Performer: Alexandre Tharaud.
  • Johann Christian Bach

    Concerto in F minor - 2nd mvt 'Andante'

    Performer: Jean Rondeau. Performer: Sophie Gent. Performer: Louis Creac'h. Performer: Fanny Paccoud. Performer: Antoine Touche.
    • Dynastie.
    • ERATO.
    • 005.
  • Robert Schumann

    Concertstuck in F major Op.86 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Roger Montgomery. Performer: Gavin Edwards. Performer: Susan Dent. Performer: Robert Maskell. Orchestra: Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Schumann: Complete Symphonies: Gardiner.
    • Archiv Produktion.
  • Peter Maxwell Davies

    Lullabye for Lucy

    Choir: Choir of St Mary's Music School. Conductor: Peter Maxwell Davies.
    • Unicorn Kanchana.
  • Gustav Holst

    Venus, the Bringer of Peace (The Planets)

    Performer: Dominic Martens. Orchestra: National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Strauss / Holst: Orchestral Works.
    • Chandos.
    • 011.
  • Bohuslav Martinu

    Charleston (La revue de cuisine)

    Orchestra: Holst-Sinfonietta. Conductor: Klaus Simon.
    • Martinu: Revue de cuisine etc: Holst Sinfonietta/Simon.
    • Naxos.
    • 18.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    The Marriage of Figaro (Overture)

    Orchestra: Concerto Köln. Conductor: René Jacobs.
    • Mozart: Le Nozze di Figaro: Rene Jacobs.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 1.
  • Eleanor Alberga

    Ride Through

    Performer: Robert Irvine.
    • Songs and Lullabies.
    • 011.
  • William Byrd

    Bow thine Ear, O Lord

    Music Arranger: Nico Muhly. Orchestra: Aurora Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Collon.
    • Seeing is believing.
    • Decca Music Group.
    • 006.
  • Dieterich Buxtehude

    Sonata in C major BuxWV.256, Op.1 No.5

    Ensemble: Arcangelo.
    • ALPHA.
  • Franz Schubert

    Morgengruss, D 795 No 8 (Die schöne Müllerin)

    Performer: Helmut Deutsch. Singer: Jonas Kaufmann.
    • Jonas Kaufmann Schubert: Die Schone Mullerin.
    • Decca.
    • 8.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Rigaudon from Holberg suite, Op.40

    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Ole Kristian Ruud.
    • Grieg Holberg Suite.
    • BIS.
    • 005.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Ballade No 3 in A flat major, Op 47

    Performer: Cédric Tiberghien.
    • Chopin & Brahms: Ballades.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Christophe Le Menu De Saint-Philibert

    La vièle: (i) Air lent "quels sons brillans"

    Singer: Monika Mauch. Ensemble: Ensemble Danguy.
    • Ricercar.
    • 1.
  • Nico Muhly

    Wish You Were Here

    Orchestra: Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony. Conductor: Edwin Outwater.
    • Analekta.
  • Claude Debussy

    Tarantelle styrienne (Danse)

    Orchestrator: Maurice Ravel. Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Debussy: Orchestral Works: Dutoit/Chailly/Haitink.
    • Decca.
    • 13.
  • Adolf Strauss

    Ich weiss bestimmt, ich werd Dich wiedersehen

    Performer: James Baillieu. Singer: Benjamin Appl.
  • Edward Elgar

    Sospiri for strings, harp and organ, Op 70

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: John Wilson.
    • Elgar: Elgar's Music in Wartime: BBC Concert Orchestra/John Wilson.
    • Somm.
    • 3.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no.8 in F major, op.93 - 4th mvt

    Orchestra: Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen. Conductor: Paavo Järvi.
    • Beethoven: Symphonies Nos. 3 & 8.
    • RCA.
    • 8.
  • 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.


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