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Monday - 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

  • William Byrd

    Domine, secundum actum meum for 6 voices

    Ensemble: The Cardinall’s Musick. Conductor: Andrew Carwood.
    • Byrd: Complete works Vol.4: The Cardinall's Musick/Carwood.
    • ASV.
    • 11.
  • Carl Nielsen

    En snes danske viser: Underlige aftenlufte! (Strange Evening Breeze)

    Choir: DR VokalEnsemblet. Conductor: Michael Schønwandt.
    • DACAPO.
  • William Boyce

    Symphony no. 2 in A major

    Ensemble: Aradia Ensemble. Conductor: Kevin Mallon.
    • William Boyce: Eight Symphonies Op. 2.
    • Naxos.
    • 4-6.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Sonatine

    Performer: Steven Osborne.
    • Ravel: The Complete Solo Piano Music: Steven Osborne, Piano.
    • Hyperion.
    • 4.
  • Edward Elgar

    Serenade in E minor Op.20 for string orchestra

    Ensemble: I Tempi. Conductor: Gevorg Gharabekyan.
    • GENUIN.
  • Florence Price

    Symphony in E minor: iv. Presto

    Ensemble: New Black Music Repertory Ensemble. Conductor: Leslie B.Dunner.
    • Albany records.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata no. 127 BWV.127: Die Seele ruht in Jesu Handen (Aria)

    Transcriber: Harold Bauer. Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • Bach Arrangements.
    • Hyperion.
    • 15.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sarabande from Cello suite no.5 in C minor BWV.1011

    Performer: Paul Tortelier.
    • J S Bach; Cello Suites nos.1, 4 & 5.
    • EMI.
    • 18.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Septet in E flat major, Op.65 (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: Nash Ensemble.
    • HYPERION.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Romance in F major for violin and orchestra, Op 50

    Performer: Anne‐Sophie Mutter. Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Kurt Masur.
    • Beethoven: Violin concerto/Romances: Mutter/New York Philharmonic/Masur.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 5.
  • John Maxwell Geddes

    Aye Waukin, O!

    Librettist: Robert Burns. Singer: Irene Drummond. Performer: Iain Burnside.
    • DELPHIAN.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Dixit Dominus Domino meo (Dixt Dominus)

    Singer: Elin Manahan Thomas. Singer: Sally Bruce-Payne. Singer: Guy Cutting. Singer: Matthew Brook. Ensemble: Brook Street Band. Choir: Choir of Queen's College, Oxford. Conductor: Owen Rees.
    • Handel: Scarlatti: Dixit Dominus.
    • Avie.
    • 12.
  • Benjamin Britten

    The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Op.34 (Variations and fugue on a theme of Purcell)

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • EMI.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Rhapsodie in G minor, Op 79 No 2

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Brahms: Handel Variations: Murray Perahia.
    • Sony Classical.
  • Errollyn Wallen

    Quite slow from Photography

    Orchestra: Orchestra X. Conductor: Nicholas Kok.
    • NMC.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Piano Trio in G major, H.15.25, 'Gypsy' (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: The Florestan Trio.
    • Haydn: Piano Trios, Vol.1: The Florestan Trio.
    • Hyperion.
    • 6.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Violin sonata no.13 in C K.28

    Performer: Alina Ibragimova. Performer: Cédric Tiberghien.
    • Mozart Violin Sonatas.
    • Hyperion.
    • 7-8.
  • Henry Purcell

    The Gordian Knot Unty'd

    Orchestra: Accademia Bizantina. Conductor: Stefano Montanari.
    • Henry Purcell, O Solitude: Andreas Scholl/Accademia Bizantina.
    • Decca.
    • 11.
  • Yasushi Akutagawa

    Trinita Sinfonica (Finale)

    Orchestra: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Takuo Yuasa.
    • Akutagawa: Ellora Symphony. Trinita Sinfonica.
    • Naxos.
    • 20.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Andante Festivo

    Ensemble: Tempera Quartet.
    • Sibelius: String Quartets 1890 - 1922.
    • BIS.
    • 12.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    When the night wind howls (Ruddigore)

    Librettist: W. S. Gilbert. Singer: Bryn Terfel. Choir: Radiokören. Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Paul Daniel.
    • Bryn Terfel: Bad Boys; Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 8.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Divertimento in B flat major, K 240 (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Winds of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Mozart: Divertimenti for 6 Wind Instruments: Berliner Philharmoniker.
    • Orfeo.
    • 5.
  • John Dowland

    Fantasia in G major

    Performer: Sean Shibe.
    • DELPHIAN .
  • Charles Ives

    General William Booth Enters into Heaven

    Orchestrator: John J. Becker. Singer: Donnie Ray Albert. Choir: Dallas Symphony Chorus. Orchestra: Dallas Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
    • HYPERION.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Miserere d'un alma (Il trovatore)

    Performer: Chorus of the National Academy of Santa Cecilia. Singer: Rosalind Plowright. Singer: Plácido Domingo. Conductor: Carlo Maria Giulini. Orchestra: Orchestra dell'Accademia Neazionale di Santa Cecilia.
    • DG.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Jazz Suite no. 1 (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Decca.
  • Nicola Porpora

    Carlo il Calvo (Overture)

    Ensemble: Concerto Köln. Conductor: Pablo Heras‐Casado.
    • El Maestro - Farinelli.
    • Archiv.
    • 2.
  • Franz Liszt

    6 Grandes etudes de Paganini S141 for piano: no.3 in G sharp minor "La Campanella"

    Performer: André Watts.
    • Andre Watts Plays Liszt Album 1.
    • EMI.
    • 3.
  • Francesca Caccini

    Lasciatemi

    Performer: Sylvain Bergeron. Performer: Amanda Keesmaat. Performer: Luc Beauséjour. Singer: Shannon Mercer.
    • Francesca Caccini: O Viva Rosa.
    • Analekta.
    • 7.
  • Bob Chilcott

    The Voice of Water

    Choir: BBC Singers. Performer: Nigel Charman. Performer: Markus Gruett. Conductor: David Hill.
    • SIGNUM CLASSICS.
  • Claude Debussy

    Marche écossaise sur un thème populaire

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jerzy Maksymiuk.
    • Musica Mundi.
  • Johann Wenzel Kalliwoda

    Symphony No. 4, Op. 60: 4th mvt Finale 'Vivace'

    Orchestra: Die Kölner Akademie. Conductor: Michael Alexander Willens.
    • CPO.
  • George Butterworth

    Is my team ploughing? (6 Songs from 'A Shropshire Lad')

    Singer: Roderick Williams. Performer: Iain Burnside.
    • George Butterworth, Songs from A Shropshire Lad: Williams / Burnside.
    • Naxos.
    • 6.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Gloria (RV.589) in D major, Gloria in excelsis Deo & Et in terra pax

    Ensemble: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner. Choir: Monteverdi Choir.
    • Philips.
  • John Field

    Air du bon Roi Henri IV, H. 20

    Performer: Míċeál O'Rourke.
    • Field: 16 Piano Pieces.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 1.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    Vltava (Má vlast)

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Paavo Berglund.
    • EMI Classics.
  • John Surman

    Road To Saint Ives: Rame Head

    Performer: John Surman.
    • Road To Saint Ives.
    • ECM.
    • 4.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    La boutique fantasque (Tarantella)

    Orchestra: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • Rossini-Respighi: La Boutique Fantasque - Davis.
    • CBS.
    • 2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ma tu tremi, o mio tesoro? WoO 92a

    Singer: Sophie Bevan. Ensemble: The Mozartists. Director: Ian Page.
    • Perfido!.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 9.
  • Dobrinka Tabakova

    Cello Concerto (3rd mvt 'Radiant')

    Performer: Kristina Blaumane. Orchestra: Lietuvos kamerinis orkestras. Conductor: Maxim Rysanov.
    • ECM New Series.
  • Clara Schumann

    Andante espressivo in D major, Op 15 No 3 (Pièces fugitives)

    Performer: Hélène Boschi.
    • Clara Schumann Piano Works.
    • CALLIOPE.
    • 008.

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