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Wednesday - Petroc Trelawny

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Jean‐Baptiste Lully

    Armide - tragedie lyrique in a prologue and 5 acts LWV.71 - Overture

    Orchestra: Les Talens Lyriques. Conductor: Christophe Rousset.
    • Armide.
    • Aparté.
    • 1.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata in E minor, Op.90

    Performer: Steven Osborne.
  • Claude Debussy

    Sarabande [from "Pour le piano"]

    Orchestrator: Maurice Ravel. Orchestra: Lausanne Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Alberto Zedda.
    • Prokofiev/Debussy/Milhaud: Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne/Zedda.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 10.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata no. 29 BWV.29 (Wir danken dir, Gott, wir danken dir) (Sinfonia)

    Music Arranger: Marcel Dupré. Performer: Olivier Latry.
    • Voyages.
    • Erato.
    • 4.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Nutcracker Suite, Op 71a (Miniature Overture)

    Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Georg Solti.
    • Tchaikovsky: 1812/Romeo & Juliet/Nutcracker Suite: Chicago Symphony Orchestra/So.
    • Decca.
    • 3.
  • David Peebles

    Si quis diligit me (If Ye Love Me)

    Choir: Cappella Nova. Conductor: Alan Tavener.
    • Sacred Music for Mary Queen of Scots.
    • Gaudeamus.
    • 4.
  • Wilhelm Bernhard Molique

    String Quartet in B flat major, Op. 42 (III. Andante)

    Ensemble: Mannheim String Quartet.
    • Bernhard Molique String Quartets Op. 42 & Op. 44.
    • CPO.
    • 3.
  • Valerie Capers

    Portraits in Jazz (selection)

    Performer: Maria Corley.
    • ALBANY.
    • 2,3,9,7.
  • Manuel de Falla

    El Sombrero de tres picos - suite no. 2

    Orchestra: Orchestre National d'Île de France. Conductor: Enrique Mazzola.
    • Manuel de Falla.
    • NoMadMusic.
    • 19-21.
  • Anonymous

    Vilão Setimo tom (Canário)

    Ensemble: Ensemble Banza. Director: Rogério Budasz.
    • Iberian and African Brazilian Music of the 17th Century.
    • Naxos.
    • 19-20.
  • Franz Schubert

    Hungarian Melody in B minor, D 817

    Performer: Sir András Schiff.
    • Schubert: Piano Sonatas, Impromptus: Andras Schiff.
    • Decca.
  • Joseph Kosma

    Les enfants qui s'aiment

    Singer: Juliette Gréco. Ensemble: André Grassi Et Son Orchestre.
    • La muse de Saint-Germain (1950-1957).
    • 4.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Zadok the priest, HWV 258

    Performer: Thurston Dart. Performer: John Langdon. Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Sir David Willcocks.
    • Decca.
  • Dame Ethel Smyth

    Concerto for violin, horn and orchestra - II. Elegy (In Memoriam)

    Performer: Richard Watkins. Performer: Sophie Langdon. Ensemble: Lontano. Conductor: Odaline de la Martinez.
    • Ethel Smyth Premiere Recordings.
    • Chandos.
    • 6.
  • Franz Schubert

    Piano Trio in E flat major D.929 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: The Florestan Trio.
    • Schubert Piano Trio in E flat major D929.
    • Hyperion.
    • 2.
  • Harold Arlen

    Ill Wind

    Composer: Ted Koehler. Ensemble: Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers.
    • The Jazz Messengers.
    • Columbia.
    • 9.
  • Rachel Stott

    Eli Green's Cakewalk

    Ensemble: Callino Quartet. Ensemble: Callino Quartet.
    • Stott: Vanishing Barriers.
    • Omnibus Classics.
    • 11.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in G minor for 2 cellos, RV 531

    Performer: Christophe Coin. Performer: Paolo Beschi. Ensemble: Il Giardino Armonico. Director: Giovanni Antonini.
    • Vivaldi: 'Il Proteo'.
    • Teldec.
    • 7.
  • Sonny Kompanek

    Killer Tango

    Performer: Canadian Brass.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier


    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
    • Rhapsody (Live).
    • BR-Klassik.
    • 1.


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