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Thursday - Petroc's classical rise and shine

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring our musical Advent Calendar and listener requests.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Igor Stravinsky

    The Firebird: Round Dance Of The Princesses / The Princesses' Khorovod

    Conductor: Iván Fischer. Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra.
    • Channel.
  • Marietta Veulens

    Música de los niños invisibles (Parte 1)

    Performer: Marietta Veulens.
    • Marietta Veulens: Piano Cubano.
    • Lontano Records.
    • 2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Clarinet Quintet in A major, K 581 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Dame Thea King. Ensemble: Gabrieli String Quartet.
    • Mozart; Clarinet Quintet in A major, Jeffrey Tate and the ECO with Thea King.
    • Hyperion.
    • 4.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue in C sharp major, BWV 848

    Performer: Céline Frisch.
    • ALPHA.
  • Frederick Delius

    Irmelin (Prelude)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: John Barbirolli.
    • EMI.
  • Bob Chilcott


    Performer: Alice James. Performer: Tanya Houghton. Ensemble: Commotio. Director: Matthew Berry.
    • The Rose In The Middle Of Winter.
    • NAXOS.
    • 17.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No 6 in F major, Op 68, 'Pastoral' (1st mvt)

    Conductor: Osmo Vänskä. Orchestra: Minnesota Orchestra.
    • Beethoven: The Symphonies: Minnesota Orchestra, Osmo Vanska.
    • BIS.
    • 5.
  • Traditional Italian

    Tu scendi dalle stelle

    Performer: Luciano Pavarotti. Performer: The Three Tenors. Librettist: Alphonsus Maria de Liguori. Music Arranger: Giancarlo Chiaramello. Singer: Luciano Pavarotti. Orchestra: Wiener Symphoniker. Conductor: Steven Mercurio.
    • The Three Tenors Christmas.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 006.
  • Peter Ludwig Hertel

    Clog Dance (La fille mal gardée)

    Conductor: Barry Wordsworth. Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Herold/Messager: La Fille mal gardee: Wordsworth/Lanchbery/Jacquillat.
    • EMI.
    • 14.
  • Engelbert Humperdinck

    Königskinder Concert Overture

    Conductor: Karl Anton Rickenbacher. Orchestra: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra.
    • Humperdinck: Fairy-Tale Music: Karl Anton Rickenbacher.
    • Virgin Classics.
  • David Hughes

    2018 Breakfast Carol Competition No. 2 The Bee Carol

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Bob Chilcott.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    Cantabile, Op 17

    Performer: György Terebesi. Performer: Sonja Prunnbauer.
    • Apex.
  • Arturo Márquez

    Conga del fuego nuevo

    Orchestra: Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel.
    • Gustavo Dudamel: Discoveries.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 012.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Allegro appassionato in B minor, Op 43

    Performer: Mischa Maisky. Performer: Daria Hovora.
    • Cellisimo: Mischa Maisky/Daria Hovora.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    William Tell (Overture)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Rossini: Overtures: Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Sir James MacMillan

    Nova! Nova! Ave fit ex eva

    Choir: ORA. Director: Suzi Digby.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Symphony No. 3 in D major, Op. 33: ii. Scherzo

    Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: José Serebrier.
  • Andrew Woodward

    2018 Breakfast Carol Competition No. 6 The Bee Carol

    Choir: BBC Singers. Performer: Richard Pearce. Conductor: Bob Chilcott.
  • Franz Liszt

    Liebesträume (Notturno No 3 in A flat major)

    Performer: John Ogdon.
    • EMI.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Paul Bunyan: A Call and Chorus of Lumberjacks

    Singer: Graeme Broadbent. Singer: Francis Egerton. Singer: Roderick Earle. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Percy Grainger

    Shepherd's Hey!

    Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Benjamin Britten.
    • LONDON.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance No 1 in G minor arr Joachim

    Performer: Sarah Chang. Performer: Jonathan Feldman.
    • Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto etc.: Chang/LSO/Davis.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 7.


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