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Monday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show. This month we are featuring a daily prelude and fugue from Book 2 of Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier, and today's is No.11 in F major, BWV.880. Also including listener requests and the Breakfast Advent Calendar.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    Dopo notte, atra e funesta (Ariodante)

    Singer: Lorraine Hunt Lieberson. Orchestra: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas McGegan.
    • Handel / Ariodante.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 16.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Polonaise Op.26 No. 2

    Performer: Louis Lortie.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 11.
  • George Butterworth

    Idyll: 'The Banks of Green Willow'

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Krišs Russman.
    • BIS.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Capriccio in B flat major BWV 992

    Performer: Fritz Neumeyer.
    • Archiv Produktion.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Béatrice et Bénédict (Overture)

    Orchestra: Staatskapelle Dresden. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • RCA.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    December (The Seasons)

    Performer: Mikhail Pletnev.
  • Franz Schubert

    Auf dem Strom, D 943

    Singer: Mark Padmore. Performer: Richard Watkins. Performer: Paul Lewis.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Arvo Pärt

    O Weisheit (7 Advent Antiphons)

    Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Director: Stephen Cleobury.
    • A Year at King's: Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 1.
  • Astor Piazzolla

    Fear (Five Tango Sensations)

    Performer: Astor Piazzolla. Ensemble: Kronos Quartet.
    • Piazzolla: Five tango sensations: Kronos Quartet/Piazzolla.
    • Elektra Nonesuch.
  • Teresa Carreño

    Un rêve en mer, Op 28

    Performer: Alexandra Oehler.
    • Teresa Carreno: Klavierwerke (Piano works).
    • 005.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Introduction and Rondo capriccioso, Op 28

    Performer: Itzhak Perlman. Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Zubin Mehta.
    • Saint-Saens: Introduktion und Rondo Capriccioso: Perman.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 9.
  • Aram Khachaturian

    Aysha's Awakening and Dance (Gayaneh, Suite no.1)

    Orchestra: Bol'shoi Simfonicheskiy Orkestr. Conductor: Alexander Lazarev.
    • TELDEC.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    The Well-Tempered Clavier: No. 11: Prelude and Fugue in F major, BWV 880

    Performer: Bernard Roberts.
    • Bach: Preludes And Fugues BWV 846-893.
    • NIMBUS.
    • 21-22.
  • Edward Elgar

    The Snow, Op 26 No 1

    Choir: London Symphony Chorus. Orchestra: Royal Northern Sinfonia. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Elgar: The Spirit of England.
    • EMI.
    • 6.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Sonata for horn, trumpet and trombone

    Performer: Alan Civil. Performer: John Wilbraham. Performer: John Iveson.
    • EMI.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Four Last Songs (Menelaus)

    Music Arranger: Anthony Payne. Singer: Roderick Williams. Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 9.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Concerto Grosso in D major, Op 6 No 4

    Performer: Jordi Savall. Ensemble: Le Concert des Nations. Director: Jordi Savall.
    • Le Concert Spirituel: Le Concert des Nations / Jordi Savall.
    • Alia Vox.
    • 1.
  • György Ligeti

    Musica ricercata (Cantabile, molto legato)

    Performer: Fredrik Ullén.
    • Ligeti: The Complete Piano Music, Vol. 2.
    • BIS.
    • 7.
  • Pérotin


    Choir: Theatre of Voices. Director: Paul Hillier.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Scheherazade, Op 35 (The Sea and Sinbad's Ship)

    Performer: Herman Krebbers. Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Kirill Kondrashin.
    • Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade: Concertgebouw Orchestra, Kondrashin.
    • Philips.


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