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Thursday - 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

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.14 in F sharp minor, BWV.883. Also including listener requests and the Breakfast Advent Calendar.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    O Ruddier Than The Cherry (Acis and Galatea)

    Singer: John Tomlinson. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: David Parry.
    • Chandos.
  • Ernesto Nazareth


    Performer: Antoine Zemor.
    • DECCA.
    • 7.
  • Ernesto Nazareth

    Nove de Julho

    Performer: Antoine Zemor.
    • DECCA.
  • Johannes Brahms

    String Sextet No.1 in B Flat major, op.18 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Renaud Capuçon. Performer: Christoph Koncz. Performer: Marie Chilemme. Performer: Gérard Caussé. Performer: Clemens Hagen. Performer: Gautier Capuçon.
    • ERATO.
  • Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach

    Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (Gloria sei dir gesungen)

    Choir: Choir of New College Oxford. Conductor: Edward Higginbottom.
    • Nativitas, A celebration of peace: Choir of New College, Oxford/Higginbottom.
    • Erato.
    • 12.
  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    Suite Populaire Bresilienne [Mazurka (Choro)]

    Performer: Fábio Zanon.
    • Villa-Lobos: Complete Solo Guitar Works.
    • 6.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Concerto in E minor for flute, recorder and strings, TWV 52 e1

    Orchestra: Musica Antiqua Köln. Director: Reinhard Goebel.
    • Concertos pour Instruments à Vent (Ensemble : Musica Antiqua Köln - Direction :.
    • Archiv.
    • 16.
  • Reynaldo Hahn

    Violin Sonata in C major (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Tamsin Waley-Cohen. Performer: Huw Watkins.
    • Signum.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    The Pirates of Penzance (With cat-like tread)

    Librettist: William Gilbert. Ensemble: The D'Oyly Carte Opera Company. Conductor: John Pryce-Jones.
  • Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck

    Ab Oriente venerunt Magi

    Ensemble: Theatre of Voices. Director: Paul Hillier.
    • In Dulci Jubilo.
    • DACAPO.
    • 14.
  • Lou Harrison

    New Moon (Barcarolle)

    Ensemble: Parallele Ensemble. Director: Nicole Paiement.
    • Lou Harrison, In Memory.
    • Kleos Classics.
    • 19.
  • Franz Schubert

    The Shepherd on the Rock, D 965

    Singer: Elly Ameling. Performer: Hans Deinzer. Performer: Jörg Demus.
    • Schubert: Songs: Ameling.
    • Deutsche Harmonia Mundi.
    • 1.
  • Charles‐Marie Widor

    Toccata (Organ Symphony No 5 in F minor)

    Performer: Stephen Cleobury.
    • Belart.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2 - No. 14: Prelude and Fugue in F# minor, BWV 883

    Performer: Sviatoslav Richter.
    • Chant du Monde.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    La traviata (Act 1 Prelude)

    Librettist: Francesco Maria Piave. Orchestra: Bavarian State Orchestra. Conductor: Carlos Kleiber.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1.
  • Irving Mills

    Moonlight Fiesta

    Composer: Juan Tizol. Performer: Clark Terry. Performer: Thelonious Monk. Ensemble: Clark Terry Quartet.
    • In Orbit.
    • 7.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Symphony No.9 in E minor (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • Vaughan Williams: Job; Symphony No. 9.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 14.
  • Maria Agata Szymanowska

    18 Dances of Different Genres (No.4 & No.8)

    Performer: Alexander Kostritsa.
    • Szymanowska: Complete Dances For Solo Piano.
    • 4.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    1812 Overture, Op.49

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
    • BMG.
    • 14.
  • Richard Wagner

    Tannhäuser ( Wie Todesahnung ... O du mein holder Abendstern)

    Singer: Bryn Terfel. Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 10.


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