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Wednesday - Petroc's classical alarm call

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Ronald Binge

    The Dance of the Snowflakes

    Orchestra: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava. Conductor: Ernest Tomlinson.
    • British Light Music - Ronald Binge.
    • Marco Polo.
    • 015.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Spiegel im Spiegel

    Performer: Daniel Hope. Performer: Simon Mulligan.
    • Shostakovich/Penderecki/Part: Violin Sonata: Daniel Hope.
    • Nimbus.
    • 005.
  • Henriette Renié

    Danse des Lutins

    Performer: Judy Loman.
    • Harp Showpieces.
    • Naxos.
    • 009.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Aria: Deeply bowed and filled with regret (from Cantata: My heart swims in blood, BWV 199)

    Singer: Lorraine Hunt Lieberson. Orchestra: Orchestra of Emmanuel Music. Conductor: Craig Smith.
    • Bach Cantatas, BWV 82 & 199.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 009.
  • Woldemar Bargiel

    Adagio for cello and orchestra, Op 38

    Performer: Steven Isserlis. Orchestra: Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen. Conductor: Christoph Eschenbach.
    • Steven Isserlis plays Schumann.
    • RCA Red Seal.
    • 5.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    String Quartet No 3 in D major, Op 44 No 1 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Navarra String Quartet.
    • Champs Hill.
  • Richard Galloway

    2018 Breakfast Carol Competition No. 1 The Bee Carol

    Performer: Richard Pearce. Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Bob Chilcott.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Variations on the Turkish March (The Ruins of Athens), Op.76

    Performer: Cédric Tiberghien.
    • Beethoven: Variations: Cedric Tiberghien.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 4.
  • Michael Hurd

    Sinfonia Concertante (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Royal Ballet Sinfonia. Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones.
    • English String Miniatures vol. 3.
    • Naxos.
    • 7.
  • Sergey Mikhaylovich Lyapunov

    Dance of the Ghosts (12 Transcendental Studies, Op 11 No 2)

    Performer: Konstantin Scherbakov.
    • Liapunov - 12 Etudes d'execution transcendante.
    • Marco Polo.
    • 002.
  • Mikhail Mikhaylovich Ippolitov-Ivanov

    In the manger

    Music Arranger: Leopold Stokowski. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Matthias Bamert.
    • Stokowski Encores.
    • Chandos.
    • 11.
  • Richard Wagner

    Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg (Prelude to Act 1)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Rafael Kubelík.
    • DG.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Mass in B minor, BWV 232 (Qui sedes ad dexteram Patris)

    Singer: Kathleen Ferrier. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Adrian Boult.
    • Classic Recitals: Kathleen Ferrier.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Leopold Mozart

    The Sleigh Ride

    Music Arranger: Philip Lane. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Barry Wordsworth.
    • The Night Before Christmas.
    • Naxos.
    • 1.
  • Joy Williams

    The Bee Carol (2018 Breakfast Carol Competition, No.5)

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Bob Chilcott.
    • BBC recording.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Fantasia in C minor, K 475

    Performer: Maria João Pires.
    • DG.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Les Paladins (Gigue vive)

    Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Conductor: Gustav Leonhardt.
    • Rameau: Suite Les Paladins: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Leonhardt.
    • Philips.
  • John Lewis

    England's Carol

    Ensemble: The Modern Jazz Quartet.
    • Modern Jazz Quartet : The Last Concert.
    • 12.
  • Traditional 15th century

    Salutation Carol

    Ensemble: The Sixteen. Director: Harry Christophers.
    • Collins Classics.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    The Snow Maiden Suite

    Orchestra: Russian National Orchestra. Conductor: Mikhail Pletnev.
    • Pentatone.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Praeludium and Allegro in the style of Pugnani

    Performer: Midori. Performer: Robert McDonald.
    • SONY.


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