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Tuesday - Petroc's classical commute

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

Email 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Henry Purcell

    King Arthur, or The British worthy Z.628: Act 5 sc.2, no.38; Fairest isle [s]

    Performer: Richard Egarr. Performer: Pamela Thorby. Performer: Tabea Debus. Performer: Bojan Čičić. Performer: Stephen Pedder. Performer: Julia Kuhn. Performer: Mark Levy. Performer: William Carter. Singer: Iestyn Davies.
    • Arise My Muse.
    • WIGMORE HALL LIVE.
    • 26.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    String quartet in F major "Rasumovsky" (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: Elias String Quartet.
    • WIGMORE HALL LIVE.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Exaudi me Domine

    Ensemble: Huelgas Ensemble. Director: Paul Van Nevel.
    • 40 Voix.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 8.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita No. 4 in D major, BWV828: I. Ouverture

    Performer: Menno van Delft.
    • Resonus Classics.
  • Traditional Welsh

    Llwyn Onn - Ash Grove

    Performer: Llio Rhydderch.
    • Fflach Tradd.
  • Josef Suk

    Sousedska for 5 violins, double bass and percussion

    Performer: Josef Suk. Performer: Jaroslav Kristufek. Performer: Ludmila Vybiralova. Performer: Miroslav Kosina. Performer: Zdenek Mann. Performer: Tomas Josifko. Performer: Josef Fousek. Performer: Libor Kubanek.
    • Supraphon.
  • Jan Dismas Zelenka

    Trio Sonata No. 5 in F major (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Ensemble Marsyas.
    • Linn.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Concerto No 23 in A major, K 488 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Murray Perahia. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra.
    • SONY CLASSICAL.
    • 6.
  • Gustav Holst

    A Moorside Suite (March)

    Ensemble: Grimethorpe Colliery Band. Conductor: Garry Cutt.
    • Brass from the Masters, Vol.2: Grimethorpe Colliery RJB Band, Parkes, Cutt.
    • Chandos.
  • Martin Peerson

    The Fall of the Leafe (Fitzwilliam Virginal Book)

    Performer: Christopher Hogwood.
    • DECCA.
  • Imogen Holst

    The Fall of the Leaf (Presto and Theme)

    Performer: Steven Isserlis.
    • Hyperion.
  • Granville Bantock

    Song To The Seals

    Singer: Robert White. Performer: Stephen Hough.
    • Bird Songs At Eventide.
    • HELIOS.
    • 5.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    The Hebrides, Op 26

    Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard. Orchestra: Swedish Chamber Orchestra.
    • BIS.
  • Gerald Barry

    What Should I Do? (The Importance of Being Earnest)

    Singer: Peter Tantsits. Singer: Alan Ewing. Ensemble: Birmingham Contemporary Music Group. Conductor: Thomas Adès.
    • NMC RECORDINGS.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Suite From Partita In E For Violin (after J S Bach)

    Performer: Daniil Trifonov.
    • DG.
  • Toru Takemitsu

    For Lenny's Birthday (A Bernstein birthday bouquet)

    Orchestra: São Paulo Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • NAXOS.
  • John Williams

    To Lenny! To Lenny! (A Bernstein birthday bouquet)

    Orchestra: São Paulo Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • NAXOS.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Overture in G major, 'Burlesque de Quixotte'

    Orchestra: Collegium Musicum 90. Conductor: Simon Standage.
    • Telemann: Burlesque De Quixotte: Collegium Musicum 90/Standage.
    • Chandos.
    • 6.
  • Leigh Harline

    Magic Mirror - extract (Snow White)

    Orchestra: Unnamed orchestra. Conductor: Frank Churchill.
    • WALT DISNEY.
    • 2.
  • Frank Churchill

    I'm wishing (Snow White)

    Singer: Adriana Caselotti. Orchestra: Unnamed orchestra. Conductor: Frank Churchill.
    • Snow White and the Seven Dwarves - remastered Original Soundtrack Edition.
    • WALT DISNEY.
  • Frank Churchill

    Far into the forest - extract (Snow White)

    Orchestra: Unnamed orchestra.
    • Snow White and the Seven Dwarves - remastered Original Soundtrack Edition.
    • WALT DISNEY.
    • 5.
  • Frank Churchill

    Heigh-Ho - extract (Snow White)

    Choir: The Dwarf Chorus. Orchestra: Unnamed orchestra. Conductor: Frank Churchill.
    • Snow White and the Seven Dwarves - remastered Original Soundtrack Edition.
    • WALT DISNEY.
    • 9.
  • Leigh Harline

    I've been tricked - extract (Snow White)

    Orchestra: Unnamed orchestra. Conductor: Frank Churchill.
    • Snow White and the Seven Dwarves - remastered Original Soundtrack Edition.
    • WALT DISNEY.
    • 15.
  • Adriana Caselotti

    Some Day my Prince will Come - extract (Snow White)

    Orchestra: Unnamed orchestra. Conductor: Frank Churchill.
    • Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs: Remastered Original Soundtrack edition.
    • Walt Disney.
    • 017.
  • Chorus

    Love's First Kiss - extract (Snow White)

    Orchestra: Unnamed orchestra. Conductor: Frank Churchill.
    • Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs: Remastered Original Soundtrack edition.
    • Walt Disney.
    • 024.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz in F major, Op 34 No 3

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Chopin: The Solo Piano Works: Ashkenazy.
    • London.
    • 4.
  • Joseph Haydn

    The Seasons: Autumn; Recitative and Chorus

    Ensemble: Chór Narodowego Forum Muzyki. Orchestra: Wroclaw Baroque Orchestra. Ensemble: Gabrieli Consort & Players. Conductor: Paul McCreesh. Singer: Jeremy Ovenden.
    • Haydn: The Seasons.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 7, 8.
  • Marie Antoinette

    C'est mon ami

    Singer: Isabelle Poulenard. Performer: Sandrine Chatron.
    • Le Salon de Musique de Marie-Antoinette.
    • AMBROISIE.
    • 15.
  • Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges

    Sonata for harp and flute: Rondeau

    Performer: Sandrine Chatron. Performer: Amélie Michel.
    • Le Salon de Musique de Marie-Antoinette.
    • AMBROISIE.
    • 14.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in A minor for 2 violins, RV 522

    Performer: Rachel Podger. Performer: Johannes Pramsohler. Director: Rachel Podger. Ensemble: Brecon Baroque.
    • CHANNEL CLASSICS.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in A flat major, Op 23 No 8

    Performer: Howard Shelley.
    • HYPERION.
  • Jerry Herman

    I Don't Want To Know (from "Dear World")

    Singer: Angela Lansbury.
    • Dear World (Original Broadway Cast).
    • SONY BROADWAY.
    • 4.

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