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Monday - 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

  • Ermanno Wolf‐Ferrari

    Festive Morning (Suite Veneziana)

    Orchestra: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ariane Matiakh.
    • Strauss: Aus Italien / Wolf-Ferrari: Suite Veneziana.
    • Capriccio.
    • 008.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Rondo capriccioso, Op 14

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Mendelssohn: Piano Concertos Nos. 1&2: Perahia.
    • CBS.
    • 9.
  • Arthur Benjamin

    Overture to an Italian Comedy

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Myer Fredman.
    • Arthur Benjamin: Overture, Symphony, Dances: RPO, Myer Freman.
    • Lyrita.
  • Johann Christian Bach

    Quintet in G major, Op 11 No 2

    Performer: Andreas Staier. Ensemble: Les Adieux.
    • Andreas Staier - Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach Edition.
    • Deutsche Harmonia Mundi.
    • 018.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Caprice Viennois Op.2

    Performer: Anne‐Sophie Mutter. Performer: Lambert Orkis.
    • DG.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Mandolin Concerto in C major, RV 425

    Performer: Avi Avital. Orchestra: Venice Baroque Orchestra.
    • Avi Avital Vivaldi.
    • DG.
    • 7.
  • Alfredo Casella

    Scarlattiana, Op 44 (Minuetto)

    Performer: Martin Roscoe. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda.
    • Casella: Symphony No.2 / Scarlattiana - Roscoe/ BBC Phil./ Noseda.
    • Chandos.
    • 7.
  • George Walker

    Lyric for Strings

    Orchestra: Chicago Sinfonietta. Conductor: Paul Freeman.
    • African Heritage Symphonic Series volume II.
    • CEDILLE RECORDS.
    • 2.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Der Freischütz (Schelm! Halt fest)

    Music Arranger: Wenzel Sedlak. Ensemble: Consortium Classicum.
    • Weber: Der Freischutz (Harmoniemusik), Consortium Classicum.
    • MD&G.
    • 9.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Leave me, loathsome light (Semele)

    Singer: Christopher Purves. Ensemble: Arcangelo. Conductor: Jonathan Cohen.
    • HYPERION.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 645

    Music Arranger: Ferruccio Busoni. Performer: Nikolai Demidenko.
    • J.S.Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 02 - Ferruccio Busoni: Demidenko.
    • Hyperion.
    • 5.
  • Niels Wilhelm Gade

    Hamlet - overture Op.37

    Orchestra: DR SymfoniOrkestret. Conductor: Dmitri Georgievich Kitayenko.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    Four Cornish Dances, Op 91 (No 4)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Malcolm Arnold.
    • Malcolm Arnold: English, Irish, Scottish & Cornish Dances: LPO/Arnold.
    • Lyrita.
    • 22.
  • Pablo de Sarasate

    Zigeunerweisen

    Performer: Renaud Capuçon. Orchestra: Orchestre de Paris. Conductor: Paavo Järvi.
    • Erato.
  • Henry Purcell

    Fairest Isle (King Arthur, Z.628)

    Singer: Iestyn Davies. Performer: Bojan Čičić. Performer: Stephen Pedder. Performer: Julia Kuhn. Performer: Mark Levy. Performer: William Carter. Performer: Richard Egarr.
    • WIGMORE HALL LIVE.
  • Michael Nyman

    The Engine Turns

    Performer: Michael Nyman Band.
    • War work: Eight Songs with film.
    • MN records.
    • 3.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Rhapsodie in E flat major, Op 119 No 4

    Performer: Lars Vogt.
    • Haydn, Brahms, Lachenmann, Schubert: Lars Vogt.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 13.
  • Grażyna Bacewicz

    Folk Sketches for small orchestral ensemble

    Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jan Krenz.
    • Bacewicz: Polish Radio SO/Krenz.
    • ACCORD.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Una voce poco fa (Il barbiere di Siviglia)

    Singer: Cecilia Bartoli. Orchestra: Orchestra La Scintilla. Conductor: Adam Fischer.
    • Sospiri: Cecilia Bartoli.
    • Decca.
    • 10.
  • Zoltán Kodály

    Intermezzo for string trio

    Ensemble: Dante Quartet.
    • HYPERION.
  • Arthur Bliss

    Blue (A Colour Symphony)

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Chandos.
  • François Couperin

    Le Tic-Toc-Choc ou Les Maillotins (18e ordre)

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • Tic, Toc, Choc.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 002.
  • Duke Ellington

    It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)

    Performer: Django Reinhardt. Performer: Stéphane Grappelli.
    • I Got Rhythm!.
    • Past Perfect.
    • 11.

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