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Tuesday - Petroc Trelawny

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

Email 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Thomas Tomkins

    Be Strong and of Good Courage

    Choir: The Sixteen. Director: Harry Christophers.
    • CORO.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in G major for 2 mandolins, RV 532

    Performer: Giovanni Scaramuzzino. Performer: Sonia Maurer. Orchestra: Europa Galante. Director: Fabio Biondi.
    • Vivaldi: Concert Per Mandolini: Europa Galante, Gabio Biondi.
    • Virgin Veritas.
  • Ildebrando Pizzetti

    Con molta espressione di dolore (3 preludes for Sophocles's Oedipus Rex)

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Osmo Vänskä.
    • Pizzetti - Rondo Veneziano, La Pisanella etc..
    • Hyperion.
    • 005.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Wie furchtsam wankten meine Schritte (Cantata No 33, BWV 33)

    Music Arranger: Sonia Wieder-Atherton. Music Arranger: Imogen Cooper. Performer: Sonia Wieder-Atherton. Performer: Imogen Cooper.
    • Brahms Bach.
    • RCA.
    • 001.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    Joyeuse marche

    Orchestra: Orchestre national du Capitole de Toulouse. Conductor: Michel Plasson.
    • Chabrier: Oeuvres pour orchestre: Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse/Plasson.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 1.
  • Joaquín Rodrigo

    Song of the Sparrow (4 Catalan Songs)

    Singer: Raquel Lojendio. Orchestra: Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias. Conductor: Maximiano Valdés.
    • Songs and Madrigals for Soprano and Orchestra.
    • Naxos.
    • 014.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Wedding Day at Troldhaugen, Op 65 No 6 (Lyric Pieces)

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • Alexandre Tharaud: Autograph.
    • Erato.
    • 7.
  • Howard Hanson

    Nymphs and Satyr - scherzo for orchestra

    Performer: Holly Blake. Orchestra: Philadelphia Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Daniel Spalding.
    • Hanson: Organ Concerto.
    • Naxos.
    • 003.
  • Traditional

    Sakura Theme and Variations

    Music Arranger: Yuquijiro Yocoh. Performer: Alison Smith.
    • Recuerdos.
    • Alison Smith.
    • 11.
  • Léo Delibes

    Prelude - The Huntresses (Sylvia)

    Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Ondrej Lenárd.
    • The Best of French Ballet.
    • Naxos.
    • 006.
  • Claude Debussy

    Syrinx

    Performer: Juliette Hurel.
    • NAIVE.
  • Niels Wilhelm Gade

    Spring Fantasy (3rd mvt)

    Singer: Anne Margrethe Dahl. Singer: Kirsten Dolberg. Singer: Gert Henning-Jensen. Singer: Sten Byriel. Performer: Elisabeth Westenholz. Orchestra: Sjællands Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Michael Schønwandt.
    • Niels W Gade - Elverskud, Fruhlings-Phantasie.
    • Marco Polo.
    • 014.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    La Contemplazione - una fantasia piccola (6 Bagatelles)

    Performer: Howard Shelley.
    • Hummel - Piano Works.
    • Chandos.
    • 014.
  • John Joubert

    To Mistress Isabel Pennell (3 Portraits For Chorus)

    Choir: Birmingham Conservatoire Chamber Choir. Conductor: Paul Spicer.
    • Somm Recordings : SOMMCD0166.
    • Somm Recordings.
    • 9.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Andante in E major, Op 81 No 1 (4 Pieces for string quartet)

    Ensemble: Quatuor Arod.
    • Mendelssohn.
    • Erato/Warner Classics.
    • 109.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Nehmt meinen Dank, ihr holden Gönner, K 383

    Singer: Sabine Devieilhe. Orchestra: Ensemble Pygmalion. Conductor: Raphaël Pichon.
    • ERATO.
  • Eduardo López Chávarri

    El viejo castillo moro (Cuentos y Fantasias, No 5)

    Performer: Nicanor Zabaleta.
    • Arpa Espanola.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 013.
  • Chick Corea

    Spain

    Performer: Michel Camilo. Performer: Tomatito.
    • Spain.
    • Lola Records.
    • 002.
  • Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Adagio in G minor

    Composer: Remo Giazotto. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • The Best Classical Album in the World... Ever!.
    • EMI.
    • 13.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in G minor, Op 23 No 5

    Performer: Sviatoslav Richter.
    • Sviatoslac Richter Vol. 7 - Rachmaninov.
    • Olympia.
    • 13.
  • Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

    Sonata Sancti Polycarpi

    Ensemble: Gabrieli Players. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • ARCHIV.
  • Doreen Carwithen

    One Damn Thing After Another

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Carwithen: Orchestral Works.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 001.
  • Stephen Sondheim

    Sorry-Grateful (Company)

    Singer: Dean Jones. Singer: Charles Kimbrough. Singer: George Coe. Singer: Charles Braswell. Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Harold Hastings.
    • Company - A Musical Comedy (Original Broadway Cast).
    • Columbia.
    • 003.
  • Jean‐Baptiste Lully

    Phaëton (Chaconne in G major)

    Ensemble: Musica Antiqua Köln. Director: Reinhard Goebel.
    • Blow, Corelli, Finger, Marini: Chaconne: Musica Antiqua Koln.
    • DG.
    • 1.

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