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Wednesday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, with listener requests and the Wednesday Artist at 8am. This month we are featuring the Spanish tenor and conductor Placido Domingo.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Joseph Haydn

    Adagio in F major, H.18.9

    Performer: Alfred Brendel.
    • DECCA.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    The young prince and princess (Sheherazade, Op.35)

    Orchestra: Mariinsky Orchestra. Conductor: Valery Gergiev.
    • Rimsky-Korsakov: Sheherazade etc: Kirov Orchestra/Gergiev.
    • Philips.
    • 3.
  • William Walton

    5 Bagatelles (no.4)

    Performer: Sean Shibe.
    • Delphian.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Dissolve, my heart (St John Passion, BWV.245)

    Singer: Joanne Lunn. Ensemble: Dunedin Consort. Director: John Butt.
    • J.S. Bach: St. John Passion: Dunedin Consort/John Butt.
    • Linn.
    • 31.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 40 in G minor, K 550 (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
    • Mozart - Symphonies Nos 40 & 41"Jupiter"Bernstein,Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • DGG.
    • 8.
  • Louise Farrenc

    Nocturne for piano, Op 49

    Performer: Konstanze Eickhorst.
    • CPO.
  • Trad.

    Tarantella del Gargano

    Singer: Alfio Antico. Ensemble: L’Arpeggiata. Director: Christina Pluhar.
    • ALPHA.
  • Edward Elgar

    Nimrod (Enigma Variations)

    Orchestra: West–Eastern Divan Orchestra. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
    • BBC recording from Prom 43, 14th August 2018.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in C major for 2 trumpets, RV 537

    Performer: Alison Balsom. Performer: Crispian Steele‐Perkins. Performer: Peter Holman. Ensemble: The Parley of Instruments.
    • Music for two trumpets from the Italian Baroque.
    • Hyperion.
    • 33.
  • Henry Walford Davies

    Everyman (The Commendation / Epilogue)

    Singer: Pauls Putnins. Singer: Elena Ferrari. Singer: Jennifer Johnston. Singer: Andrew Staples. Choir: London Oriana Choir. Orchestra: Kensington Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: David Drummond.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Symphonic dance Op.64 no.1

    Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: John Barbirolli.
    • Grieg - Norweigan Dances; Lyric Suite etc..
    • The Barbirolli Society.
    • 9.
  • Leos Janáček

    On an Overgrown Path (A Blown-Away Leaf)

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
    • Schumann - Kinderszenen & Waldszenen; Janacek - On the overgrown path I..
    • 2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Turkish March (The Ruins of Athens)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • DG.
  • Franz Lehár

    You Are My Heart's Delight (The Land of Smiles)

    Singer: Plácido Domingo. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Karl-Heinz Loges.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Jacques Ibert


    Performer: Emmanuel Pahud. Performer: Éric Le Sage.
    • WARNER.
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

    Othello - Suite, Op.79

    Orchestra: RTÉ Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Adrian Leaper.
    • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, orchestral works.
    • 15.
  • Franz Schubert

    Hungarian Melody in B minor, D 817

    Performer: Sir András Schiff.
    • Schubert: Piano Sonatas, Impromptus: Andras Schiff.
    • Decca.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Tornami a vagheggiar (Alcina)

    Singer: Kathleen Battle. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • EMI.
  • Wilhelm Taubert

    Piano Concerto No 2 in A major, Op 189 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Howard Shelley. Orchestra: Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra.
    • The Romantic Piano Concerto Volume 51 - Taubert/Rosenhain: Shelley/Tasmanian Sym.
    • Hyperion.
    • 6.
  • Robert Carver

    Missa L'Homme armé (Gloria)

    Choir: Cappella Nova. Director: Alan Tavener.
    • Robert Carver Vol. 2: Cappella Nova.
    • ASV.
    • 5.
  • Astor Piazzolla

    Fuga y Mistero

    Ensemble: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Ivan Meylemans.
    • RCO.


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