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Friday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests and the Friday poem. This week it's "O Mar Português" (or The Portuguese Sea), by Fernando Pessoa, as read in translation by Yolanda Vazquez.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurka in D flat major, Op 30 No 3

    Performer: Nelly Ben-Or.
    • Chopin Dances: Nelly Ben-Or.
    • Meridian.
    • 10.
  • Maurice Ravel

    String Quartet in F major (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Quatuor Ébène.
    • Ravel, Debussy & Fauré String Quartets.
    • Virgin Classics.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Contrapunctus 1 & 2 (The Art of Fugue, BWV.1080)

    Performer: Peter Kofler.
    • Peter Kofler - Die Kunst der Fuge.
    • 1-2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Contrapunctus 3 & 4 (The Art of Fugue, BWV.1080)

    Ensemble: Brecon Baroque. Director: Rachel Podger.
    • Rachel Podger, Brecon Baroque - J.S. Bach: The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080.
    • Channel Classics.
    • 3-4.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Symphony No 4 in F minor, Op 36 (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
    • Tchaikovsky: Symphonies 1, 2, 3 & 4: Oslo PO, Mariss Jansons.
    • Chandos.
    • 4.
  • Lili Boulanger

    Psalm 129

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Saverio Mercadante

    Notturno in E flat major

    Ensemble: Bel Canto Ensemble.
    • Rare Italian Clarinet Chamber Music of the 19th Century.
    • Centaur Records.
    • 14.
  • 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.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Le Carnaval romain - overture Op.9

    Orchestra: Southwest German Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Michael Gielen.
    • Michael Gielen Edition, Vol. 4 (1968-2014).
    • SWR Music.
    • 6.
  • George Gershwin

    I Got Rhythm (Girl Crazy Suite)

    Music Arranger: Barbara Hannigan. Orchestrator: Bill Elliott. Singer: Barbara Hannigan. Orchestra: Ludwig. Conductor: Barbara Hannigan.
    • ALPHA.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Cyprise B.152 for string quartet (Nos. 2, 3 and 9)

    Ensemble: Panochovo kvarteto.
    • Supraphon.
  • Friday Poem

    • O Mar Português (The Portuguese Sea), by Fernando Pessoa, read by Yolanda Vazquez, translated by Edwin Honig and Susan Brown

  • Ferrer Trindade

    Solidão (Canção do Mar)

    Performer: Amália Rodrigues. Performer: Domingos Camarinha. Performer: Santos Moreira. Lyricist: Frederico de Brito.
    • Edições Valentim de Carvalho.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Trio Sonata in D minor, RV 63, 'La Follia'

    Ensemble: Hespèrion XXI.
    • Altre Follie 1500-1750: Hesperion XXI/Jordi Savall.
    • Alia Vox.
    • 15.
  • Fanny Mendelssohn

    Das Jahr (October)

    Performer: Lauma Skride.
    • The Year.
    • SONY BMG.
    • 10.
  • Errollyn Wallen

    Photography (Vivace)

    Orchestra: Orchestra X. Conductor: Nicholas Kok.
    • Wallen: Photography: Orchestral Works.
    • NMC.
    • 3.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Beatus vir (Selva morale e spirituale)

    Ensemble: Cantus Cölln. Ensemble: Concerto Palatino. Director: Konrad Junghänel.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Humoresque, Op.101 No.7

    Music Arranger: Art Tatum. Performer: Art Tatum.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Trio in D major, Op 70 No 1, 'Ghost' (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Gryphon Trio.
    • Beethoven: Piano trios op.70 nos.1&2, op.11: Gryphon Trio.
    • Analekta.
    • 3.
  • Richard Strauss

    Im Abendrot (Four Last Songs)

    Singer: Kiri Te Kanawa. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Georg Solti.
    • Strauss: Vier Letzte Lieder: Te Kanawa/Wiener Philharmoniker/Solti.
    • Decca.
    • 4.
  • Jorge Olaya Muñoz

    Sumercesita (Bambuco)

    Ensemble: Quintet of the Americas.
    • Dancing in Colombia: Music for Wind Quintet.
    • MSR Classics.
    • 13.
  • Jorge Olaya Muñoz

    Provincianita (Bambuco)

    Ensemble: Quintet of the Americas.
    • Dancing in Colombia: Music for Wind Quintet.
    • MSR Classics.
    • 15.


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