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Wednesday - 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.20 in A minor, BWV.889. Also including listener requests and the Breakfast Advent Calendar.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Canzon noni toni à 12, C183

    Music Arranger: Eric Crees. Performer: London Symphony Brass. Conductor: Eric Crees.
    • Cathedral Brass: London Symphony Brass/Crees.
    • Collins Classics.
    • 9.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    L'Italiana in Algeri (Overture)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Overtures (The Chamber Orchestra of Europe feat. conductor: Claudio Abbado).
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 003.
  • Peteris Vasks

    White Scenery (Winter) [The Seasons]

    Performer: Alessandro Stella.
    • KHA.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (Cantata No 140)

    Performer: Albrecht Mayer. Orchestra: Trinity Baroque. Orchestra: The English Concert. Conductor: Albrecht Mayer.
    • Voices Of Bach Albrecht Mayer.
    • Decca.
    • 12.
  • Madeleine Dring

    Trio for flute, oboe and piano

    Performer: Nancy Ruffer. Performer: John Anderson. Performer: Helen Crayford.
    • DUTTON.
  • Charles Wood

    King Jesus hath a garden

    Music Arranger: Stephen Cleobury. Performer: Christopher Hughes. Singer: John Prince. Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Director: Stephen Cleobury.
    • Carols From King's.
    • 13.
  • Pietro Yon

    Toccatina (12 Divertimenti for Organ)

    Performer: Peter Crompton.
    • Toccatas and Roses, Peter Crompton.
    • Priory.
    • 7.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Geme la torterella (La finta giardiniera)

    Music Arranger: Steven Isserlis. Performer: Steven Isserlis. Orchestra: Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen.
    • Haydn; Bach: Cello Concertos.
    • Hyperion.
    • 4.
  • George Frideric Handel

    March arr Steele-Perkins (Judas Maccabeus)

    Performer: Crispian Steele‐Perkins. Orchestra: Armonico Consort. Music Arranger: Crispian Steele‐Perkins.
    • Let The Bright Seraphim Works by J.S. Bach, Telemann, A.Scarlatti and Handel.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 18.
  • Franz Schubert

    Moment musical No 4 in C sharp minor, D 780

    Performer: Mitsuko Uchida.
    • Schubert: Piano Sonata/Moments Musicaux: Mitsuko Uchida.
    • Philips.
    • 8.
  • Alec McGregor

    2017 Breakfast Carol Competition No 5. Sir Christemas

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: David Hill.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    The Hebrides, Op 26

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Mendelssohn: Overtures: LSO/Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 7.
  • Sir Hamilton Harty

    A John Field Suite (Polka)

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Bryden Thomson.
    • Harty: A John Field Suite: Bryden Thomson, Ulster Orchestra.
    • Chandos.
    • 1.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    The Well-Tempered Clavier: No. 20: Prelude and Fugue In A minor, BWV 889

    Performer: Sir András Schiff.
    • Bach: Das Wohltemperierte Clavier.
    • ECM.
    • 15-16.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Legends Op. 59: No. 6 in C sharp minor

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • PHILIPS.
  • Charles Ives

    A Christmas Carol

    Singer: Gerald Finley. Performer: Julius Drake.
    • Ives Songs 2.
    • Hyperion.
    • 28.
  • Johann Melchior Molter

    Concerto pastorale

    Orchestra: Kammerorchester Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach. Conductor: Hartmut Haenchen.
    • Christmas Concertos - Kammerochestrer Carl Phillip Emanuel Bach.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 5.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Andante festivo

    Orchestra: Lahti Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Osmo Vänskä.
    • BIS.
  • Martin Evans

    Sir Christemas

    Performer: Richard Pearce. Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: David Hill.
    • 2017 Breakfast Carol Competition.
    • BBC recording.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Chaconne in G major HWV 435

    Performer: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Linn.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Waltz (Swan Lake; Act I)

    Orchestra: Gstaad Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Kristjan Järvi.
    • Sony.
  • Hector Berlioz

    The Shepherds' Farewell (L'enfance du Christ)

    Choir: Tenebrae. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • LSO Live.


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