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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 "The Second Coming" by W. B. Yeats, read by Stephen Rea.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Dag Wirén

    Serenade (Prelude)

    Orchestra: Iceland Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Jacques Ibert

    Trois pièces brèves

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet.
    • BIS.
  • Franz Schubert

    Overture in C major, D 591, 'In the Italian style'

    Orchestra: Royal Northern Sinfonia. Conductor: Heinrich Schiff.
    • Schubert: Symphonies no.3 & no.5: Northern Sinfonia/Schiff.
    • Chandos.
    • 9.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Fuga a 3 Soggetti (The Art of Fugue, BWV.1080)

    Ensemble: Fretwork.
    • Bach - The Art of Fugue - Fretwork.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 020.
  • Erno Dohnanyi

    Symphonic Minutes Op.36 (Rondo)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Matthias Bamert.
    • Dohnanyi: Symphony no. 2: BBC Philharmonic/Bamert.
    • Chandos.
    • 5.
  • Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Adagio in G minor

    Music Arranger: Remo Giazotto. Performer: Edward Brewer. Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Albinoni/Pachelbel: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 2.
  • Richard Strauss

    Moonlight Music (Capriccio)

    Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Edgar Bainton

    All night under the moon

    Singer: Robin Tritschler. Performer: Malcolm Martineau.
    • 1914 Song Album.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 1.
  • Glenn Miller

    Moonlight Serenade

    Orchestra: Glenn Miller Orchestra.
    • In The Mood – The Definitive Moonlight Collection.
    • Bluebird.
    • 20.
  • Enrique Granados

    El pelele (Goyescas)

    Performer: Garrick Ohlsson.
    • Granados: Goyescas: Garrick Ohlsson.
    • Hyperion.
    • 7.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Dopo notte (Ariodante)

    Singer: Lorraine Hunt Lieberson. Ensemble: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas McGegan.
    • Handel - Ariodante.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 016.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Piano Concerto in G major (1st mvt)

    Performer: Yuja Wang. Orchestra: Tonhalle Orchester Zürich. Conductor: Lionel Bringuier.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Jules Massenet

    Madrilene (Le Cid)

    Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Massenet: Ballet Suites: Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Marriner.
    • Brilliant Classics.
    • 6.
  • Friday Poem

    • "The Second Coming" by W. B. Yeats, read by Stephen Rea.

  • Igor Stravinsky

    The Firebird's Dance & The Firebird Variation (Firebird Suite)

    Orchestra: Bastille Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung.
    • Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade & Stravinsky - The Firebird Suite.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 006.
  • Grażyna Bacewicz

    Overture for orchestra

    Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Łukasz Borowicz.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Turlough O'Carolan

    O'Carolan's Dream

    Performer: Ronn McFarlane.
    • The Celtic Lute.
    • Sono Luminus.
    • 107.
  • Trad.


    Music Arranger: Sharon Shannon. Performer: Sharon Shannon.
    • Spellbound - The Best of Sharon Shannon.
    • Grapevine.
    • 1.
  • Alexander Borodin

    Polovtsian Dances (Prince Igor)

    Orchestra: Mariinsky Orchestra. Choir: Chorus of the Kirov Opera. Conductor: Valery Gergiev.
    • Tchaikovsky 1812 - Borodin - Glinka - And More - Kirov Orchestra - Gergiev.
    • Phillips.
    • 4.
  • James P. Johnson

    Subway Journey (Harlem Symphony)

    Orchestra: The Concordia Orchestra. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • Nimbus Records.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Scherzo No 2 in B flat minor, Op 31

    Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
    • Benjamin Grosvenor: Chopin, Lizst, Ravel.
    • Decca.
    • 7.
  • Paul Mealor

    Ae fond kiss

    Author: Robert Burns. Choir: Aberdeen Chamber Choir. Director: Paul Mealor.
    • Vox Regis.
  • George Lloyd

    Symphony No 6 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: George Lloyd.
    • George Lloyd: Overture, 'John Socman'; Sixth Symphony; Tenth Symphony (November.
    • Albany Troy.
    • 4.


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