Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Thursday - 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

  • John Taverner

    Sanctus (Western Wynde Mass)

    Choir: Taverner Choir. Conductor: Andrew Parrott.
    • AVIE.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Henry VIII (March)

    Orchestra: RTÉ Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Penny.
    • Sullivan: Incidental Music.
    • Naxos.
  • Alexander Borodin

    String Quartet No 2 in D major (Nocturne)

    Ensemble: Borodin Quartet.
    • Borodin: String Quartets Nos. 1&2: Borodin Quartet.
    • Chandos.
    • 7.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

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

    Ensemble: Fine Arts Brass Ensemble.
    • Fine Arts Brass Play Baroque.
    • NIMBUS.
    • 10.
  • Johann Christian Bach

    Concerto in E flat Op.7 no.5 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: David Owen Norris. Ensemble: Sonnerie.
    • The World's First Piano Concertos.
    • AVIE.
    • 1-3.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    La Clemenza di Tito (Deh, conservate, oh Dei)

    Music Arranger: Josef Triebensee. Performer: Berliner Philharmonisches Bläserensemble.
    • Orfeo.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Berceuse in D flat major, Op 57

    Performer: Imogen Cooper.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Karlheinz Stockhausen

    Stimmung (Model 2: extract)

    Choir: Theatre of Voices. Director: Paul Hillier.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
  • Richard Rodgers

    Carousel Waltz (Carousel)

    Orchestra: The New London Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • American Light Music Classics.
    • Hyperion.
    • 22.
  • Henri Vieuxtemps

    Violin Concerto No 4 in D minor, Op 31 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Viviane Hagner. Orchestra: deFilharmonie. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
    • Hyperion.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Orpheus with his lute

    Singer: Sir Thomas Allen. Performer: Malcolm Martineau.
    • Hyperion.
  • Arnold Schoenberg

    March 'The Iron Brigade'

    Orchestra: London Sinfonietta. Conductor: David Atherton.
    • DECCA.
  • Aaron Copland

    Buckaroo Holiday (Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo)

    Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • Copland the Populist: Michael Tilson Thomas, San Francisco Symphony.
    • RCA Red Seal.
  • Michael Haydn

    Regimental call fanfare & slow march of the Royal Hussars, Prince of Wales' Own

    Music Arranger: Michael Davison. Performer: The Band of The Royal Hussars. Director: Warrant Officer 1 M. Davison.
    • BANDLEADER.
  • Barbara Strozzi

    O Maria (Sacri musicali affetti, Libro 1)

    Singer: María Cristina Kiehr. Ensemble: Concerto Soave.
    • Barbara Strozzi.
    • l'empreinte digitale.
    • 16.
  • Josef Suk

    Under the Apple Tree Suite, Op 20 (Introduction; Bacchanale)

    Conductor: Libor Pešek. Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic.
    • Supraphon.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue in E flat minor, BWV 853 (Book 1, The Well-Tempered Clavier)

    Performer: Sir András Schiff.
    • ECM.
  • Carl Friedrich Abel

    Symphony in D Major, Op. 7 No. 3, WKO 15

    Orchestra: La Stagione Frankfurt. Conductor: Michael Schneider.
    • Abel: Symphonies, Op. 7.
    • CPO.
    • 1 - 3.
  • Eugène Ysaÿe

    Caprice

    Performer: Eivind Holtsmark Ringstad. Performer: Zoltán Fejérvári.
    • BBC New Generation Artists recording.
  • King Henry VIII of England

    O my heart

    Choir: Alamire. Ensemble: QuintEssential Sackbut and Cornett Ensemble.
    • Henry's Music.
    • Obsidian.
    • 14.
  • King Henry VIII of England

    Tandernaken

    Ensemble: Quintissential. Director: David Skinner.
    • Henry's Music - Motets from a Royal Choirbook - Songs by Henry VIII.
    • Obsidian.
    • 6.
  • Richard Rodgers

    Oh, what a beautiful mornin' (Oklahoma!)

    Singer: Bryn Terfel. Orchestra: Orchestra of Opera North. Conductor: Paul Daniel.
    • Bryn Terfel - Rodgers and Hammerstein.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1.

Broadcast

Five simple steps for morning mindfulness

Five simple steps for morning mindfulness

How listening to R3 Breakfast can reduce stress, aid mindfulness and cure morning breath.

Chilled – five great Russian winter pieces you’ve mostly never heard of …

Chilled –  five great Russian winter pieces you’ve mostly never heard of …

The BBC's Steve Rosenberg (a handy pianist) chips the ice off favourite classical scores.

Get singing: The Pankhurst Anthem

Get singing: The Pankhurst Anthem

We're inviting singers to mark 100 years of UK women's suffrage with a new choral work.

Sounds of the Earth

Sounds of the Earth

In this Weekend Breakfast feature, we hear the natural world in its many guises.