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Friday - 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

  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    Chõro No 1 for guitar

    Performer: Carlos Bonell.
    • The Private Collection: Carlos Bonell.
    • Upbeat Classics.
    • 4.
  • Aaron Copland

    El Salón México

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Aaron Copland.
    • The Copland Collection.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 2.
  • Clara Schumann

    Piano Trio in G minor, Op 17 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Clara-Wieck-Trio.
    • Bayer Records.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Mass in B Minor, BWV 232 (Dona nobis pacem)

    Choir: Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks. Orchestra: Concerto Köln. Conductor: Peter Dijkstra.
    • Bach: Soli Deo Gloria.
    • BR-Klassik.
    • 717.
  • Judith Weir

    Arise, arise, you slumbering sleepers

    Ensemble: The Schubert Ensemble.
    • NMC.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    2 Pieces for piano 6 hands

    Performer: Alexander Melnikov. Performer: Alexandre Tharaud. Performer: Aleksandar Madžar.
    • Tharaud Plays Rachmaninov.
    • Erato.
    • 10-11.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    Ma Vlast (My Country) (From Bohemia's Woods and Fields)

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Rafael Kubelík.
    • Ma Vlast (My Country).
    • Supraphon.
    • 4.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Wagtail and baby (Winter Words)

    Singer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson. Performer: Graham Johnson.
    • Britten: Canticle 1/Michelangelo sonnets etc: Johnson/Johnson.
    • Hyperion.
    • 15.
  • Marc‐Antoine Charpentier

    Te Deum, H146 (Prelude)

    Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants. Conductor: William Christie.
    • Charpentier: Te Deum: Les Arts Florissants, William Christie.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata in A major, Op 69 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Andrei Ioniţă. Performer: Roman Rabinovich.
    • BBC recording.
  • Edward Elgar

    2 Songs, Op.60 (The Torch)

    Singer: Roderick Williams. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 15.
  • Friday Poem

    • The Soda Water Slot Machine by Bella Akhmadulina, read by Marjorie Westbury.

  • Nikolai Tcherepnin

    Tati Tati, Paraphrases sur un theme enfantin

    Orchestra: Deutsche Staatsphilharmonie Rheinland‐Pfalz. Conductor: Igor Blashkov.
    • OLYMPIA.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Pavane, Op 50

    Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Paul Tortelier.
    • French Impressions: Paul Tortelier, Jean-Bernard Pommier.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 2.
  • Stephen Reynolds

    2 Poems in homage to Delius (Chanson d'automne)

    Performer: Stephen Hough.
    • Stephen Hough's English Piano Album.
    • Hyperion.
    • 10.
  • Alfred Schnittke

    The Sledge (The Story of an Unknown Actor)

    Orchestra: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Frank Strobel.
    • CAPRICCIO.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in D for 2 violins and strings, RV 512

    Performer: David Oistrakh. Performer: Isaac Stern. Ensemble: Members of the Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Eugene Ormandy.
    • SONY.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Oberto, Conte di San Bonifacio (Overture)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Herbert von Karajan.
    • Verdi: Overtures and Preludes: Berliner Philharmoniker, Karajan.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    On the hills of Georgia, Op 3 No 4

    Singer: Фёдор Шаляпин. Performer: Unknown Pianist.
    • The Chaliapin Edition, Voume 4: 1913-1921.
    • Arbiter.
    • 8.
  • Franz Schubert

    Rondo in A major, D.951

    Performer: Paul Lewis. Performer: Steven Osborne.
    • Franz Schubert Piano Duets; Steven Osborne / Paul Lewis.
    • Hyperion.
    • 4.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Crude furie (Serse)

    Singer: Joyce DiDonato. Ensemble: Les Talens Lyriques. Director: Christophe Rousset.
    • Handel - Opera Arias: Furore.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 1.

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