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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.

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Gustav Holst

    Venus, the bringer of peace (The Planets)

    Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: William Steinberg.
    • DG.
    • 2.
  • Karlheinz Stockhausen

    Angus Dei (Choruses for Doris)

    Choir: Danish National Radio Choir. Conductor: Jesper Grove Jørgensen.
    • Pupils Of Messiaen.
    • Chandos.
    • 9.
  • Gaetano Donizetti

    Concertino in G major for cor anglais

    Performer: Diego Dini Ciacci. Orchestra: Orchestra di Padova e del Veneto.
    • CPO.
  • Alma Mahler

    Bei dir ist es traut (5 Songs)

    Singer: Karen Cargill. Performer: Simon Lepper.
    • Linn.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude in C minor for lute, BWV 999

    Performer: Julian Bream.
    • BMG.
  • Edward Elgar

    Salut d'amour Op.12

    Performer: Tasmin Little. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • Chandos.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Concerto No 17 in G major, K 453 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Maria João Pires. Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Mozart: Piano Concertos: MAria Joao Pires/Chamber Orchestra of Europe/Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 3.
  • Charles Ives

    The Unanswered Question

    Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
    • DG.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Agnus Dei (Requiem, Op 48)

    Choir: Tenebrae. Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra Chamber Ensemble. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • Faure: Requiem, Bach: Partita, Chorales & Ciaconna.
    • LSO Live.
    • 14.
  • Johann Strauss II

    The Blue Danube

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Riccardo Muti.
    • New Year's Concert 2004: Wiener Philharmoniker/Muti.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 14.
  • Markus Stockhausen

    Undercover

    Performer: Tara Bouman. Performer: Alireza Mortazavi. Performer: Hindol Deb. Performer: Jarry Singla. Performer: Bodek Janke.
    • Okeh.
  • John Ireland

    Sea Fever

    Singer: Simon Keenlyside. Performer: Malcolm Martineau.
    • Songs Of War.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 1.
  • George Butterworth

    Bredon Hill (In Summertime on Bredon)

    Singer: Simon Keenlyside. Performer: Malcolm Martineau.
    • Songs Of War.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 14.
  • James P. Johnson

    Victory Stride

    Orchestra: The Concordia Orchestra. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • Nimbus.
  • Jules Massenet

    O souverain, ô juge, ô père (Le Cid)

    Singer: Plácido Domingo. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Conductor: Asher Fisch.
    • WARNER CLASSICS.
  • Richard Wagner

    Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (Prelude)

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Enrique Bátiz.
    • Orchestral Lollipops: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Enrique Batiz.
    • RPO.
    • 14.
  • Karlheinz Stockhausen

    Leo (Zodiac)

    Performer: Peter Söderberg. Performer: Sven Åberg.
    • ALICE MUSIC.
  • Karlheinz Stockhausen

    Sagittarius (Zodiac)

    Performer: Schlagwerk Nordwest Percussion Ensemble.
    • ANTES EDITION.
  • Dilys Elwyn-Edwards

    The cloths of heaven

    Singer: Bryn Terfel. Performer: Malcolm Martineau.
    • Bryn Terfel: Silent Noon - English Songs.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 8.
  • Edvard Grieg

    March of the Trolls (Lyric Pieces, Op.54)

    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • BBC recording from Prom 52, 21.08.2018.
  • Anon.

    La Furstemberg

    Performer: Peter Whelan. Ensemble: Ensemble Marsyas.
    • The Proud Bassoon.
    • Linn Records.
    • 2.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No 7 in D minor, Op 70 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Dvorak:Symphony no. 7 Suite in A major,Budapest Festival Orchestra,Ivan Fischer.
    • Channel Classics.
    • 3.
  • Frederick Delius

    How sweet the silent backward tracings! (Songs of Farewell)

    Ensemble: Waynflete Singers. Ensemble: Southern Voices. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Hickox. Choir: Bournemouth Symphony Chorus.
    • Delius: Sea Drift etc..
    • CHANDOS.
    • 2.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Cello Sonata in G minor, Op 65 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Andreas Brantelid. Performer: Marianna Shirinyan.
    • Chopin: Chamber Music Andreas Brantelid.
    • EMI.
    • 2.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Every valley shall be exalted (Messiah)

    Singer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson. Orchestra: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Handel: Messiah: Monteverdi Choir/English Baroque Soloists/Gardiner.
    • Philips.

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