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Wednesday - Petroc's classical picks

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

  • Johannes Brahms

    Ave Maria, Op.12

    Choir: Tenebrae. Performer: Alexander Mason. Director: Nigel Short.
    • SIGNUM.
  • Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Concerto after Sonata da Chiesa in D minor

    Performer: Alison Balsom. Ensemble: Scottish Ensemble.
    • Italian Concertos; Alison Balsom, Scottish Ensemble.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 20.
  • Sigfrid Karg-Elert

    Adoration in B major (5 Pieces, Op.26)

    Performer: Jan Hennig.
    • Karg-Elert: Fruhe Meisterwerke Fur Kunstharmonium.
    • Ambiente Audio.
    • 14.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Mass in B minor, BWV.232 (Agnus Dei)

    Singer: Alex Potter. Ensemble: Concerto Copenhagen. Conductor: Lars Ulrik Mortensen.
    • CPO.
  • Heinrich Marschner

    Hans Heiling (Overture)

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Christian Thielemann.
    • DG.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Keyboard Sonata in E major, Kk.380

    Performer: Yuja Wang.
    • Transformation.
    • Deutsche Gramophon.
    • 4.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    Larghetto for horn and orchestra

    Performer: Ronald Janezic. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Chabrier: Espana: Wiener Philharmoniker, John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 7.
  • Thomas Linley

    Arise! Ye spirits of the storm (The Tempest)

    Choir: The Parley of Instruments Chorus. Orchestra: The Parley of Instruments. Conductor: Paul Nicholson.
    • HELIOS.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Sinfonia antartica (Symphony no.7) (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • Vaughan Williams: Sinfonia Antartica, etc..
    • Chandos.
    • 3.
  • John Joubert

    There is no rose

    Choir: Hereford Cathedral Choir. Director: Geraint Bowen.
    • Christmas from Hereford.
    • Regent.
    • 3.
  • John Joubert

    O Lorde, the maker of al thing

    Choir: St Paul's Cathedral Choir. Performer: Andrew Lucas. Conductor: John Scott.
    • The English Anthem, Vol.2.
    • 006.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    6 Pieces Op.51 (Valse sentimentale)

    Performer: Aleksey Semenenko. Performer: Inna Firsova.
    • BBC New Generation Artists recording.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Suite in F major, HWV 348, 'Water Music' (Bourrée)

    Orchestra: London Classical Players. Director: Sir Roger Norrington.
    • Handel: Water & Fireworks Music: London Classical Players, Norrington.
    • Virgin Veritas.
    • 7.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    The Gondoliers (Overture)

    Orchestra: D'Oyly Carte Opera Orchestra. Conductor: John Pryce-Jones.
    • Gilbert and Sullivan Overtures: Various performers.
    • TER.
    • 9.
  • Richard Strauss

    Verführung, Op 33 No 1

    Singer: Renée Fleming. Orchestra: Munich Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Christian Thielemann.
    • DECCA.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Polonaise in C minor, Op 40 No 2

    Performer: Cyprien Katsaris.
    • SONY.
  • Henry Purcell

    What power art thou (King Arthur)

    Singer: Petteri Salomaa. Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants. Conductor: William Christie.
    • ERATO.
  • New Year New Music - Tom Service's choice

    • Anna Thorvaldsdottir


      Orchestra: Iceland Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ilan Volkov.
      • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Edmund Thornton Jenkins

    Charlestonia - Folk Rhapsody for Orchestra, No 1

    Orchestrator: Vincent Plush. Orchestra: Orchestra. Conductor: Philip Brunelle.
    • Got the Saint Louis Blues.
    • Clarion.
    • 010.
  • Lili Boulanger

    Vous m'avez regarde avec tout votre ame

    Performer: Gerold Huber. Performer: Andreas Lipp. Singer: Katharina Konradi.
    • Gedankenverloren.
    • Genuin.
    • 10.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Andante in F, KV 616

    Performer: Peter King.
    • Mozart: Works for Solo Organ.
    • Regent.
    • 12.


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