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Thursday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Franz Schubert

    Rosamunde: Ballet Music No.2

    Orchestra: WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne. Conductor: Günter Wand.
    • RCA.
  • Johan Svendsen

    Polonaise, Op 28 No 2

    Orchestra: DR SymfoniOrkestret. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
    • Svendsen: Pympphonies, Polonaise No.2: DNRSO, Dausgaard.
    • Chandos.
    • 9.
  • Arnold Schoenberg

    Pierrot Lunaire, Op.21 (Der Kranke Mond)

    Singer: Christine Schäfer. Performer: Sophie Cherrier.
    • DG.
  • Pierre Boulez

    Le marteau sans maitre (L'artisanat furieux)

    Singer: Carla Henius. Performer: Severino Gazzelloni.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Komm, Jesu, Komm, BWV 229

    Performer: Ageet Zweistra. Performer: Jan Kleinbussink. Choir: Nederlands Kamerkoor. Conductor: Ton Koopman.
    • PHILIPS.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier


    Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Seiji Ozawa.
    • Seiji Ozawa.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 10.
  • Giovanni Battista Pergolesi

    Violin concerto in B flat major

    Performer: Giuliano Carmignola. Orchestra: Orchestra Mozart. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • ARCHIV.
  • Josef Suk

    Elegy in D flat major, Op 23

    Ensemble: ATOS Trio.
    • Josef Suk: Piano trio: Atos trio.
    • CPO.
    • 8.
  • Jean‐Baptiste Lully

    L'hiver qui nous tourmente (Isis)

    Singer: Sophie Daneman. Singer: Paul Agnew. Orchestra: Les Arts Florissants. Conductor: William Christie.
    • Les Divertissements de Versailles.
    • ERATO.
    • 10.
  • Hildegard von Bingen

    O eterne deus

    Choir: Anonymous 4.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Nocturne in E flat major, Op.9 no.2

    Performer: Maria João Pires.
    • Chopin: The Nocturnes: Maria Joao Pires.
    • DG.
    • 2.
  • George Enescu

    Symphony No 1, Op 13 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Gennady Nikolayevich Rozhdestvensky.
    • Enescu: Symphony no.1 / Suite no.3.
    • Chandos.
    • 003.
  • Derek Bourgeois

    Serenade, Op 22

    Ensemble: Black Dyke Band. Conductor: Michael Antrobus.
    • Chandos.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Gopak (Sorochintsy Fair)

    Orchestrator: Anatoly Konstantinovich Lyadov. Orchestra: Sinfonia of London. Conductor: Robert Irving.
  • R. Nathaniel Dett

    Parade of the jasmine banners (Tropic Winter)

    Performer: Clipper Erickson.
    • My Cup Runneth Over.
    • NAVONA.
    • 7.
  • Percy Grainger

    Shepherd's Hey!

    Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Benjamin Britten.
    • LONDON.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Serenade in D major, K 239, 'Serenata notturna'

    Performer: Gidon Kremer. Ensemble: Kremerata Baltica.
    • After Mozart.
    • Nonsuch.
    • 2-4.
  • Agustín Barrios Mangoré

    La Catedral

    Performer: Göran Söllscher.
    • Dowland/Sor/Barrios/Ponce.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 010.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Nuns' Chorus & Laura's Lied (Casanova)

    Performer: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf. Choir: Philharmonia Chorus. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Otto Ackermann.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    The Art of Fugue (Contrapunctus XIV, Fuga a tre soggetti)

    Ensemble: Musica Antiqua Köln.
    • JS Bach: Die Kunst der Fuge.
    • Archiv.
    • 22.
  • Anton Webern

    String Quartet Op. 28 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Quatuor Diotima.
    • NAIVE.
    • 18.
  • Franz Schubert

    Piano Sonata in C minor, D 958 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Paul Lewis.
    • Schubert, The Late Piano sonatas D.784,958, 959 960.
    • 6.


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