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Thursday - Petroc Trelawny

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Edvard Grieg

    Holberg Suite (Air)

    Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • DG.
    • 4.
  • Geraldine Green


    Ensemble: Oakmount Trio.
    • Green Island.
    • encora.
    • 3.
  • Stanley Myers


    Transcriber: Romero. Performer: John Williams.
    • Sony.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Six little preludes, BWV 933-938

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • Bach: French Suites; Little Preludes.
    • Hyperion.
    • 1-6.
  • Aaron Copland

    Danza de Jalisco (3 Latin American Sketches)

    Orchestra: Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Leonard Slatkin.
    • Copland: Symphony No. 3 & 3 Latin American Sketches.
    • Naxos.
    • 7.
  • Serge Koussevitsky

    Valse miniature (2 Morceaux, Op. 1)

    Performer: Nabil Shehata. Performer: Karim Shehata.
    • Brahms, Bruch, Glière & Koussevitzky: Works for Double Bass & Piano.
    • Genuin.
    • 7.
  • John Field

    Nocturne No.10 in E Major "Nocturne Pastorale", H.54

    Performer: Elizabeth Joy Roe.
    • Field: Complete Nocturnes.
    • Decca.
    • 10.
  • Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre

    Cephalus and Procris (Overture)

    Ensemble: Musica Fiorita. Director: Daniela Dolci.
    • La Guerre: Protégée of the Sun King.
    • ORF.
    • 001.
  • Claude Debussy

    Fêtes (Nocturnes)

    Orchestra: Cleveland Orchestra. Conductor: Pierre Boulez.
    • Debussy: Nocturnes/La Mer/Jeux: Boulez.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 2.
  • Henry Purcell

    Sound the trumpet (Come ye sons of art)

    Singer: Andreas Scholl. Singer: Christophe Dumaux. Orchestra: Accademia Bizantina. Conductor: Stefano Montanari.
    • Henry Purcell, O Solitude: Andreas Scholl/Accademia Bizantina.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Fantasia in C minor, K 475

    Performer: Alfred Brendel.
    • The Art of Alfred Brendel.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 004.
  • Amy Woodforde-Finden

    Kashmiri Song (Four Indian Love Lyrics)

    Singer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson. Performer: Graham Johnson.
    • In Praise of Woman.
    • HELIOS.
    • 017.
  • Doreen Carwithen

    Bishop Rock Overture

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Chandos.
  • Alexander Borodin

    String Quartet No 2 in D major (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Takács Quartet.
    • Borodin; Smetana - String Quartets.
    • Decca.
    • 7.
  • Franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart

    Piano Concerto No 1 in C major (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Howard Shelley. Orchestra: Sinfonieorchester St Gallen.
    • Hyperion.
  • Traditional Danish

    Walking in the Woods

    Author: Hans Christian Andersen. Ensemble: DR VokalEnsemblet. Director: Bo Holten.
    • Arstiderne.
    • 1.
  • Gustav Holst

    Mercury (The Planets)

    Orchestra: National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Mischa Spoliansky

    Alles Schwindel

    Singer: Ute Lemper. Performer: Jeff Cohen. Ensemble: Matrix Ensemble.
    • Berlin Cabaret Songs.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Franz Schubert

    String Quintet in C major, D 956 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Heinrich Schiff. Ensemble: Hagen Quartett.
    • DG.
  • Tan Dun

    The Herdboy’s Song (Eight Memories in Watercolour, Op.1)

    Performer: Lang Lang.
    • Lang Lang - Live at Carnegie Hall.
    • 12.
  • Francesco Barsanti

    Concerto Grosso in D, Op.3 No.5

    Performer: Alec Frank-Gemmill. Performer: Joseph Walters. Performer: Alan Emslie. Ensemble: Ensemble Marsyas.
    • Linn.


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