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Wednesday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Breakfast, with the daily J S Bach Prelude and fugue from Book 2 of the Well-Tempered Klavier, plus listener requests. Email 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk.

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.13 in F sharp major, BWV.882. Also including listener requests and the Breakfast Advent Calendar.

Email 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Clarinet Quintet in A major, K 581 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Antony Pay. Ensemble: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble.
    • Mozart: Clarinet Quintet/Horn Quintet/Oboe Quartet: Academy of St. Martin in the.
    • Philips.
    • 1.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz in D flat major, Op 64 No 1, 'Minute'

    Performer: Ingrid Fliter.
    • Chopin: The Complete Waltzes: Ingrid Fliter.
    • EMI.
    • 6.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz in C sharp minor, Op 64 No 2

    Performer: Ingrid Fliter.
    • Chopin: Waltzes: Ingrid Fliter.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 7.
  • Michel Farinel

    Faronell's Division on a Ground (1684)

    Music Arranger: Jordi Savall. Ensemble: Hespèrion XXI. Director: Jordi Savall.
    • Altre Follie 1500-1750: Hesperion XXI/Jordi Savall.
    • Alia Vox.
    • 9.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, bk.1 no.10: Prelude in B minor, BWV.855

    Music Arranger: Alexander Siloti. Performer: Emile Naoumoff.
    • SAPHIR PRODUCTIONS.
    • 13.
  • Nicola Benedetti

    Ae fond kiss

    Author: Robert Burns. Music Arranger: Paul Campbell. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Rory Macdonald.
    • Decca.
  • Henry Purcell

    Suite from Abdelazer

    Ensemble: The Parley of Instruments. Director: Roy Goodman.
    • The Complete Ayres for the Theatre.
    • Hyperion.
    • 1.
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Missa Papae Marcelli (Benedictus)

    Choir: Tallis Scholars. Director: Peter Phillips.
    • Live in Rome: The Tallis Scholars.
    • Gimell.
    • 6.
  • Louise Farrenc

    Piano Quintet No 2 in E major, Op 31 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: The Schubert Ensemble.
    • Louise Farrenc: The Two Piano Quintets.
    • ASV.
    • 7.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    Times Square (On the Town)

    Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
    • SONY.
    • 5.
  • Niels Wilhelm Gade

    Hamlet - overture Op.37

    Orchestra: DR SymfoniOrkestret. Conductor: Dmitri Georgievich Kitayenko.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Alexander Borodin

    Scherzo in A flat major

    Performer: Margaret Fingerhut.
    • Russian Piano Music: Margaret Fingerhut.
    • Chandos.
    • 17.
  • William Byrd

    Christe qui lux es et dies

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • The Deer's Cry.
    • Coro.
    • 002.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    The Well-Tempered Clavier: No. 13: Prelude and Fugue in F sharp major, BWV 882

    Performer: Roger Woodward.
    • Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier.
    • CELESTIAL HARMONIES.
    • 9-10.
  • George Enescu

    Romanian Rhapsody No 1

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Constantin Silvestri.
    • EMI.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    A Song of Peace (Bible Songs & Hymns, Op.113)

    Singer: John Mark Ainsley. Performer: Stephen Cleobury.
    • WARNER CLASSICS.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    March, The Prince and the Princess, Flight (The Love for Three Oranges - suite)

    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
    • BIS.
    • 11.
  • Edward Elgar

    Mina

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vasily Petrenko.
    • ONYX.
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

    Nonet in F minor, Op.2 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: John Fadial. Performer: Janet Orenstein. Performer: Scott Rawls. Performer: Brooks Whitehouse. Performer: Andrew Harley. Performer: Mary Ashley Barret. Performer: Michael Burns. Performer: Kelly Burke. Performer: Lynn Huntzinger Beck.
    • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor; Chamber Music.
    • CENTAUR.
    • 10.
  • Jacques Offenbach

    Orphée aux enfers (Concert Overture)

    Orchestra: Sadler’s Wells Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Alexander Faris.
    • Offenbach: La Belle Hélène/Orpheus in the Underworld: Sadler's Wells Opera Orche.
    • CLASSICS FOR PLEASURE.
    • 1.

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