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Thursday - Petroc Trelawny

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

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Danses caractéristiques, Op 71 (The Nutcracker)

    Performer: Martha Argerich. Performer: Nicolas Economou. Music Arranger: Nicolas Economou.
    • DG.
  • Carl Nielsen

    An Imaginary Journey to the Faroes

    Orchestra: DR SymfoniOrkestret. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
    • Carl Nielsen: Orchestral music: Danish National Symphony Orch/Dausgaard.
    • Dacapo.
    • 10.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Erbarm' dich mein, o Herre Gott - chorale-prelude BWV.721 for organ

    Performer: Claudio Jacomucci.
    • Bach: Classical Accordion.
    • Blowout Records.
    • 6.
  • Carl Orff

    Dance; Floret silva (Carmina burana)

    Choir: Rundfunkchor Berlin. Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Wenn mein Schatz Hochzeit macht (Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen)

    Singer: Christian Gerhaher. Performer: Gerold Huber.
    • Christian Gerhaher: Mahler Lieder.
    • RCA Red Seal.
    • 6.
  • Bob Chilcott

    Lovely tear of lovely eye (Salisbury Motets)

    Performer: Jonathan Vaughn. Choir: Wells Cathedral Choir. Conductor: Matthew Owens.
    • Chilcott: Requiem: Wells Cathedral Choir/Matthew Owens.
    • Hyperion.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Homage March (Sigurd Jorsalfar)

    Orchestra: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Gennady Nikolayevich Rozhdestvensky.
    • Grieg: Symphonic Dances, etc.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 013.
  • Nikolai Girshevich Kapustin

    Concert Study No 1, Op 40 (Prelude)

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
    • Kapustin: Piano music: Marc-Andre Hamelin.
    • Hyperion.
    • 2.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Te Deum in B flat major, Op 66

    Performer: Darius Battiwalla. Choir: Leeds Philharmonic Chorus. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Stanford: Stabat Mater etc..
    • Chandos.
    • 12.
  • Francesco Geminiani

    The Inchanted forrest - ballet-pantomime: Act V

    Orchestra: La Stagione Frankfurt. Conductor: Michael Schneider.
    • CAPRICCIO.
  • Robert Keane

    The Tiger Tango (Save the Animals Suite)

    Performer: Piers Lane.
    • Piers Lane - Goes to Town.
    • Hyperion.
    • 16.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Luisa Miller (Overture)

    Orchestra: Filarmonica della Scala. Conductor: Riccardo Muti.
    • Verdi: Overtures and Preludes: Muti.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 10.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Oboe Concerto in A minor (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Stephane Rancourt. Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
    • Vaughan Williams: A London Symphony & Oboe Concerto.
    • HALLE.
    • 6.
  • Rufus Wainwright

    A woman's face (Shakespeare Sonnets)

    Singer: Anna Prohaska. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jayce Ogren.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Franz Liszt

    Concert-Study No 2, 'Gnomenreigen'

    Performer: Clifford Curzon.
    • Decca.
  • Franz Liszt

    Berceuse S.174

    Performer: Clifford Curzon.
    • DECCA.
    • 6.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Water Music Suite in D (Allegro; Alla hornpipe)

    Orchestra: The London Classical Players. Conductor: Sir Roger Norrington.
    • Handel: Water Music: London Classical Players/Norrington.
    • Virgin Veritas.
    • 10-11.
  • Libby Larsen

    Shall I compare thee to a summer's day (A Lover's Journey)

    Choir: The King’s Singers.
    • Romance Du Soir.
    • Signum.
    • 17.
  • Constant Lambert

    Saraband (Summer's Last Will and Testament)

    Singer: William Shimell. Choir: Chorus of Opera North. Choir: Leeds Festival Chorus. Orchestra: Orchestra of Opera North. Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones.
    • Hyperion.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Intermezzo in C major, Op 119 No 3

    Performer: Clifford Curzon.
    • DG.
  • Anthony Payne

    Adlestrop

    Singer: Jane Manning. Ensemble: Jane's Minstrels. Conductor: Roger Montgomery.
    • Jane Manning.
    • NMC.
    • 8.

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