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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

  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Songs of the sea (Op.91), no.1; Drake's drum

    Singer: Gerald Finley. Choir: BBC National Chorus of Wales. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Chandos.
  • John Dowland

    Flow my tears

    Music Arranger: John Harle. Music Arranger: John Lenehan. Performer: John Harle. Performer: John Lenehan.
    • Saxophone Songbook.
    • Unicorn-Kanchana.
    • 5-6.
  • Amilcare Ponchielli

    Dance of the Hours (La Gioconda)

    Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Eugene Ormandy.
    • Bizet: Carmen Suites/Ponchielli: Cance of the Hours - PO, Ormandy.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 19.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Mache dich, mein Herze, rein (St Matthew Passion, BWV 244)

    Singer: Dietrich Fischer‐Dieskau. Orchestra: Munich Bach Orchestra. Conductor: Karl Richter.
    • Archiv.
  • Josef Suk

    Piano Quintet in G minor Op. 8 - Scherzo: Presto

    Orchestra: Nash Ensemble.
    • HELIOS : CDH 55416.
    • Helios.
    • 10.
  • Jelly Roll Morton

    Doctor Jazz

    Ensemble: Jelly Roll Morton’s Red Hot Peppers.
    • Jelly Roll Morton, Doctor Jazz.
    • ASV.
    • 6.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave), Op.26

    Orchestra: Orchestre des Champs‐Élysées. Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe.
    • Mendelssohn: Midsummer Night's Dream: Herreweghe.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 12.
  • Ermanno Wolf‐Ferrari

    Intermezzo from I gioielli della Madonna

    Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Eugene Ormandy.
    • Opera Overtures and Incidental Music.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 9.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Horn Concerto No 2 in E flat major, K 417

    Performer: Alessio Allegrini. Orchestra: Orchestra Mozart. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Mozart: Horn Concertos: Allegrini/Orchestra Mozart/Claudio Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Trad.

    The last rose of summer

    Singer: Rachel Ann Morgan. Performer: Rachel Ann Morgan.
    • ETCETERA.
  • Lü Wencheng

    Autumn Moon over the Calm Lake

    Performer: Ji Liu.
    • Ji Liu: Piano Reflections.
    • CLASSIC FM.
    • 10.
  • Georges Bizet

    L'Arlesienne Suite No 2: Farandole

    Ensemble: Les Musiciens du Louvre. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • NAÏVE.
  • Ildebrando Pizzetti

    On the Quay of the Port of Famagusta (from incidental music to La pisanella)

    Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Lamberto Gardelli.
    • Decca.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Octet-Partita in E flat major

    Ensemble: Wind Soloists of the Chamber Orchestra of Europe.
    • ASV.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Lascia ch'io pianga (Rinaldo)

    Singer: Cecilia Bartoli. Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music. Conductor: Christopher Hogwood.
    • DECCA.
  • Franz Liszt

    Grandes Etudes de Paganini: No.4 in E major

    Performer: Cécile Ousset.
    • EMI.
  • Carlos Chávez

    Symphony No 2, 'Sinfonia India'

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Eduardo Mata.
    • BRILLIANT.
  • Elisabeth Lutyens

    The Film Star (Stevie Smith Songs)

    Singer: Meriel Dickinson. Performer: Peter Dickinson.
    • HERITAGE.
  • Elisabeth Lutyens

    The Actress (Stevie Smith Songs)

    Singer: Meriel Dickinson. Performer: Peter Dickinson.
    • HERITAGE.
  • Elisabeth Lutyens

    Lady ‘Rouge’ Singleton (Stevie Smith Songs)

    Singer: Meriel Dickinson. Performer: Peter Dickinson.
    • HERITAGE.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Violin Concerto in D minor, Op 47 - 3rd movement, Allegro, ma non tanto

    Performer: Kyung-wha Chung. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: André Previn.
    • Decca.

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