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Thursday - Petroc's classical alarm call

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show featuring listener requests. Also, as part of New Year, New Music, Radio 3 presenters introduce some of the latest pieces of music they love.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Benjamin Britten

    A Hymn to the Virgin

    Choir: RIAS Kammerchor. Singer: Mi-Young Kim. Singer: Susanne Langner. Singer: Volker Arndt. Singer: Stefan Drexlmeier. Conductor: Justin Doyle.
    • Britten: Choral Works.
    • harmonia mundi.
    • 8.
  • Arnold Bax

    Lullaby for piano

    Performer: Eric Parkin.
    • Arnold Bax: Piano music volume 1: Eric Parkin.
    • Chandos.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Quartet in G major for recorder, oboe, violin and continuo, TWV 43 G6

    Ensemble: Musica Alta Ripa.
    • Telemann: Overtures, Sonatas, Concertos: Musica Alta Ripa.
    • MDG.
    • 16.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Organ Sonata No 1 in E flat major, BWV 525

    Performer: Christopher Herrick.
    • Bach Six Trio Sonatas, BWV525-530.
    • Hyperion.
    • 16.
  • Johann Rudolf Zumsteeg

    Thekla 'Des Mädchens Klage'

    Singer: Susan Gritton. Performer: Graham Johnson.
    • Songs by Schubert's Friends and Contemporaries.
    • Hyperion.
    • 9.
  • Franz Schubert

    Piano Trio in E flat major, D 897, 'Notturno'

    Performer: Tasmin Little. Performer: Timothy Hugh. Performer: Piers Lane.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Franz Biebl

    Ave Maria

    Choir: The Gentlemen of St John’s. Director: Christopher Robinson.
    • Music for Men's Voices.
    • Priory.
    • 5.
  • Germaine Tailleferre

    Concertino (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Nicanor Zabaleta. Orchestra: Orchestre national de France. Conductor: Jean Martinon.
    • DG.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Mandolin Concerto in C major, RV 425

    Performer: Ugo Orlandi. Ensemble: I Solisti Veneti. Conductor: Claudio Scimone.
    • Vivaldi: 4 Mandolin Concertos: Orlandi/I Solisti Veneti/Scimone.
    • Apex.
    • 4.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Barcarolle in F sharp major, Op 60

    Performer: Janina Fialkowska.
    • Chopin Recital: Janina Fialkowska.
    • Atma Classique.
    • 6.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Va pensiero (Nabucco)

    Choir: Chorus of La Scala, Milan. Orchestra: Orchestra of La Scala, Milan. Conductor: Riccardo Muti.
    • The Opera Album 2002.
    • Virgin.
    • 9.
  • Scott Joplin

    Sunflower slow drag

    Performer: Dick Hyman.
    • Scott Joplin - Piano Works, 1899-1904.
    • RCA.
    • 006.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Rinaldo Suite (Overture)

    Music Arranger: Simon Cox. Ensemble: Septura.
    • Naxos.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Oboe Sonata (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Pascal Rogé. Performer: Maurice Bourgue.
    • Poulenc: Piano music and chamber works: Pascal Roge.
    • Decca.
  • Harry Revel

    Radar Blues - Music out of the Moon [extract]

    Performer: Dr. Samuel J. Hoffman. Ensemble: Unknown orchestra and chorus. Conductor: Les Baxter.
    • Dr Samuel J. Hoffman and the Theremin.
    • BASTA.
    • 6.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No 9 in E minor, Op 95, 'From the New World' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: Prague Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • Dvorak: Symphonies Nos 8 and 9 "From the New World": Prag.Symph.Orch, Mackerras.
    • Supraphon.
    • 6.
  • Nitin Sawhney

    River Pulse

    Performer: Nitin Sawhney. Performer: Ian Burdge. Performer: Pirashanna Thevarajah.
    • Traces of you.
  • New Year New Music - Sarah Walker's choice

    • Gavin Bryars

      Credo (A Worcester Ladymass)

      Choir: Trio Mediæval.
      • ECM New Series.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Helios, Op 17

    Orchestra: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Nielsen: Aladdin Suite etc: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra/Jarvi.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 5.
  • Dieterich Buxtehude

    Canzon in C major

    Singer: Hans-Jörg Mammel. Ensemble: Ensemble La Fenice. Director: Jean Tubéry.
    • O Frohliche Stunden.
    • ALPHA.
    • 4.
  • Clara Schumann

    Romance, Op.22 no.3

    Performer: Jennifer Pike. Performer: Tom Poster.
    • Brahms/Schumann: Jennifer Pike/Tom Poster.
    • Chandos.
    • 7-9.


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