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Wednesday - Petroc Trelawny

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

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Agnus Dei (Missa Confitebor tibi Domine)

    Ensemble: Yale Schola Cantorum. Conductor: David Hill.
    • Palestrina: Missa Confitebor Tibi Domine.
    • Hyperion.
    • 11.
  • Ólafur Arnalds

    Near Light

    Music Arranger: Viktor Orri Árnason. Performer: Mari Samuelsen. Ensemble: TrondheimSolistene.
    • Nordic Noir.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041

    Performer: Janine Jansen. Ensemble: Various musicians.
    • J.S.Bach: Violin Concertos.
    • Decca.
    • 4-6.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    Four English Dances Set 2 (No 1)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Malcolm Arnold.
    • Arnold: Symphony No. 1 etc.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 11.
  • Mari Takano

    Concerto for Flute and String Orchestra (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Sharon Bezaly. Orchestra: Swedish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Anne Manson.
    • LigAlien - Works By Mari Takano.
    • BIS.
    • 8.
  • Edward Elgar

    The Dream of Gerontius (Priase to his name!....Take me away - Angel's farewell)

    Singer: Paul Groves. Singer: Alice Coote. Singer: Bryn Terfel. Choir: Hallé Choir. Choir: Hallé Youth Choir. Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
    • The Dream Of Gerontius.
    • HALLE.
    • 13-14.
  • William Brade

    Der heilig Berg

    Ensemble: In Echo. Director: Gawain Glenton.
    • Music In A Cold Climate.
    • DELPHIAN.
    • 2.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    The Hebrides Overture, Op.26 'Fingal's Cave'

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Herbert von Karajan.
    • Bruckner: Symphony No.8 - Overtures by Mendelssohn, Nicolai, Wagner & Weber.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 203.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Torre bermeja (12 Piezas caracteristicas)

    Performer: Carlos Bonell.
    • The Private Collection: Carlos Bonell.
    • Upbeat Classics.
    • 11.
  • Leroy Anderson

    Bugler's Holiday

    Performer: Kate Moore. Performer: David McCallum. Performer: John Blackshaw. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Leonard Slatkin.
    • Anderson: Orchestral Music 1.
    • Naxos.
    • 1.
  • William Boyce

    Birthday Ode for George III

    Ensemble: The Hanover Band. Director: Graham Lea-Cox.
    • ASV.
  • Richard Strauss

    Morgen (4 Lieder Op.27)

    Singer: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: George Szell.
    • R. Strauss: 4 Last Songs.
    • EMI.
    • 13.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    From the briny sea; I shipped, d'ye see; Hornpipe (Ruddigore)

    Singer: David Hillman. Orchestra: New Sadler's Wells Opera. Conductor: Simon Phipps.
    • That's Entertainment.
  • 30on30 Lucy Pankhurst introduces Judith Bingham

    • Judith Bingham

      Prague (Rabbi Low creates the Golem)

      Ensemble: Foden’s Band. Conductor: Bramwell Tovey.
      • NME.
  • Gotthelf Heinrich Kummer

    Variations for Ophicleide

    Performer: Nick Byrne. Performer: David Miller.
    • Back From Oblivion.
    • Melba.
    • 5.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Non più andrai (The Marriage of Figaro)

    Singer: Sir Thomas Allen. Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Armstrong.
    • EMI.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Jeux d'eau

    Performer: Steven Osborne.
    • Ravel: The Complete Solo Piano Music: Steven Osborne, Piano.
    • Hyperion.
    • 10.
  • Siri Dyvik

    Travel set

    Composer: Nils Økland. Music Arranger: Bjarte Eike. Ensemble: Barokksolistene. Conductor: Bjarte Eike.
    • The Alehouse Sessions.
    • RUBICON.
    • 9.
  • Richard Addinsell

    Southern Rhapsody for piano and orchestra

    Performer: Peter Lawson. Orchestra: Royal Ballet Sinfonia. Conductor: Kenneth Alwyn.
    • Addinsell: Film Music.
    • ASV Digital.
    • 8.
  • Béla Bartók

    Romanian Folk Dances (selection)

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Philips.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    Chichester Psalms (Urah, hanevel, v'chinor!)

    Choir: Tenebrae. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • Symphonic Psalms & Prayers.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 301.

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