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Friday - Petroc's classical alternative

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests and the Friday poem.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Edward Elgar

    Serenade for Strings in E Minor, Op. 20 (Arr. M. Knight): II. Larghetto

    Composer: Matthew Knight. Ensemble: Septura.
    • Music for Brass Septet, Vol. 6.
    • Naxos.
    • 202.
  • Bernhard Crusell

    Divertimento for oboe and string quartet

    Performer: Christopher O'Neal. Ensemble: Fibonacci Sequence.
    • Deux-Elles.
  • Manuel Cardoso

    Lamentations for Maundy Thursday

    Performer: The Marian Consort. Performer: Rory McCleery.
    • Pater Peccavi.
    • Delphian.
    • 1.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Fantasia in G major BWV.572 for organ

    Ensemble: Fretwork.
    • Alio modo.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 1.
  • Johannes Brahms

    String Sextet No 2 in G major, Op 36 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Isabelle Faust. Performer: Julia-Maria Kretz. Performer: Stefan Fehlandt. Performer: Pauline Sachse. Performer: Christoph Richter. Performer: Xenia Jankovic.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Scherzo in B flat major

    Orchestrator: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Claudio Abbado conducts Mussorgsky.
    • BMG Classics.
    • 004.
  • Geirr Tveitt

    The last farewell (A Hundred Hardanger Tunes)

    Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Bjarte Engeset.
    • Naxos.
  • Gjermund Larsen

    Solbonn (Sun Prayer)

    • BIS.
    • 008.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    The Sun Whose Rays (Live at Teatro La Fenice, Venice 2006)

    Performer: Keith Jarrett.
    • ECM.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Enslaved by the rose, Op 2 No 2 (Four Songs)

    Singer: Anna Netrebko. Performer: Daniel Barenboim.
    • In the still of the night; Anna Netrebko, Daniel Barenboim.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 8.
  • Franz Schubert

    Symphony No 5 in B flat major (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • Schubert: Symphonies Nos. 5 & 8: OAE, Sir Charles Mackerras.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 1.
  • Enrique Granados

    Escenas Romanticas; I. Mazurka (Poco lento con abandono)

    Performer: Thomas Rajna.
    • CRD.
  • Dario Castello

    Sonata No.6 for cornetto and violetta

    Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music. Director: Richard Egarr.
  • Friday Poem

    • "The Steps", written and read by Liz Berry

  • Arthur Bliss

    Adam Zero (Awakening of Love and Dance of Summer)

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vernon Handley.
    • Bliss: Meditations on a Theme of John Blow; Checkmate; Adam Zero.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 6.
  • Gadelle

    En filant ma quenouille

    • Gadelle.
    • Gadelle.
  • Edvard Grieg

    In Autumn, Op. 11

    Performer: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Neeme Järvi.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Maria Theresia von Paradis


    Music Arranger: Samuel Dushkin. Performer: Elena Urioste. Performer: Tom Poster.
    • BIS.
  • Johann Friedrich Fasch

    Trumpet Concerto in D major

    Performer: Wynton Marsalis. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Raymond Leppard.
    • Wynton Marsalis: Baroque Music for Trumpet.
    • Sony.
    • 1-3.
  • Clarence Cameron White

    Levee Dance, Op. 26 No. 2

    • Blues Dialogues: Music by Black Composers.
    • Cedille.
    • 601.
  • Jean Sibelius

    The Oceanides, Op 73

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Thomas Søndergård.
    • Sibelius.
    • Linn Records.
    • 4.
  • Charles Ives

    The Alcotts (Piano Sonata No 2, 'Concord')

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
    • Hyperion.
  • Edward Elgar

    Ave Maria, Op 2 No 2

    Choir: Rodolfus Choir. Conductor: Ralph Allwood.
    • Edward Elgar - Go, song of mine.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 14.
  • Claudia Aurora

    Havemos de ir a Viana (We shall go to Viana)

    • Mulher do Norte.
    • RED ORANGE Recordings.


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