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Thursday - Petroc's classical mix

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

Email 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Prologue: Overture (Dardanus Suite)

    Orchestra: Indianapolis Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Barthold Kuijken.
    • The Lully Effect.
    • Naxos.
    • 8.
  • Antoine de Févin

    Ascendens Christus in Altum

    Ensemble: Brabant Ensemble. Conductor: Stephen Rice.
    • Hyperion.
  • Antoine de Févin

    O Rex Gloriae

    Ensemble: Brabant Ensemble. Conductor: Stephen Rice.
    • Hyperion.
  • Marin Marais

    La Guitarre

    Performer: Fernando Marín.
    • Da Vinci Classics.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Keyboard Concerto No 3 in D major, BWV 1054 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Glenn Gould. Orchestra: Columbia Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Golschmann.
    • J.S.Bach: concertos for Piano and Orchestra nos. 1-5 & 7: Glenn Gould.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 7.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Die Zauberflote - Overture (K.620)

    Orchestra: Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • Opus Arte.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Figaro - concert transcription of 'Largo al factotum' ('Il barbiere di Siviglia)

    Music Arranger: Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco. Performer: Aleksey Semenenko. Performer: Inna Firsova.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Rondino in E flat major, WoO 25

    Ensemble: Consortium Classicum.
    • CPO.
  • Franz Liszt

    Oh! Quand je dors

    Performer: Julius Drake. Singer: Allan Clayton.
    • Hyperion.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Barcarolle in F major, Op 108

    Performer: Cristina Ortiz. Ensemble: Fine Arts Quartet.
    • NAXOS.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes (Dawn)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Chandos.
  • Traditional

    The Bonny Ship The Diamond

    Performer: Alf Edwards. Performer: Dave Swarbrick. Performer: Martin Carthy. Singer: A. L. Lloyd.
    • Topic Records.
  • Frederick Delius

    Late Swallows (String Quartet in E minor)

    Music Arranger: Daniel Grimley. Ensemble: Villiers Quartet.
    • Naxos.
  • Julius Fucik

    Entry of the Gladiators, Op 68

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Libor Pešek.
    • Smetana: The Moldau; RLPO, Libor Pesek.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 12.
  • Lucien-Léon Guillaume Lambert

    Ouverture de Brocéliande

    Orchestra: Hot Springs Music Festival Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Rosenberg.
    • Naxos.
  • Amy Beach

    3 Pieces Op.40

    Performer: Françoise Groben. Performer: Rainer Gepp.
    • Phoenix Edition.
    • 17-19.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in D major, Op 64 No 5, 'The Lark' (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Fine Arts Quartet.
    • Lodia.
  • George Enescu

    Romanian Rhapsody No 1 in A major, Op 11

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Antal Doráti.
    • Mercury.
  • John Kander

    Cabaret: Act 1 - "So What"

    Singer: Lotte Lenya. Orchestra: Cabaret Musical Orchestra. Conductor: Maurice Levine.
  • Reynaldo Hahn

    L'heure exquise

    Singer: Philippe Jaroussky. Performer: Jérôme Ducros.
    • Opium.
    • Virgin.
    • 24.
  • Hubert Parry

    Suite Moderne - II - Idyll (Moderato)

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • CHANDOS.

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