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Friday - Petroc's classical rise and shine

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show including listener requests, and in a daily feature Steve Rosenberg, amateur pianist and BBC Moscow correspondent introduces music for a Russian Winter.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Clémence de Grandval


    Performer: Lajos Lencsés. Performer: Ansgar Schneider. Ensemble: Budapesti Vonósok.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Linden Lea

    Choir: Choir of New College Oxford. Director: Edward Higginbottom.
    • Early One Morning: Choir of New College, Oxford/Higginbottom.
    • Erato.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Nocturne in D flat major, Op 27 No 2

    Performer: Nelson Freire.
    • Nelson Freire: Chopin, The Nocturnes.
    • Decca.
    • 8.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Parthia in B flat major for wind ensemble

    Ensemble: Consortium Classicum.
    • TELDEC.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Goldberg Variations, BWV.988 (Aria and Variation 1)

    Music Arranger: Peter Navarro-Alonso. Ensemble: Alpha.
    • Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988 (Arr. P. Navarro-Alonso).
    • Dacapo.
    • 1-2.
  • Frederick Delius

    La calinda

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Eric Fenby.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no.6, Op.68 "Pastoral" (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
    • SONY.
  • Baltasar Martinez Companon

    Dennos lecencia señores

    Conductor: Jordi Savall. Ensemble: Tembembe Ensamble Continuo. Ensemble: La Capella Reial de Catalunya. Ensemble: Hespèrion XXI.
    • El Nuevo Mundo: Folías Criollas.
    • Alia Vox.
    • 18.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in G minor

    Performer: Yevgeny Sudbin.
    • BIS.
  • Joseph Canteloube

    Pastourelle (Chants d'Auvergne Set 2)

    Singer: Netania Davrath. Conductor: Pierre de la Roche. Orchestra: Unnamed orchestra.
    • Vanguard.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    Danse villageoise (Suite pastorale)

    Orchestra: Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Paul Paray.
    • Paray Conducts Chabrier & Roussel.
    • Mercury.
    • 3.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Danse russe (3 Movements from Petrushka)

    Performer: Yuja Wang.
    • Deutche Gramaphon.
  • Aaron Copland

    Buckaroo Holiday (Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo)

    Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • Copland the Populist: Michael Tilson Thomas, San Francisco Symphony.
    • RCA Red Seal.
  • Friday Poem

    • Extract from The Lady with the Dog by Anton Chekov, read by Jason Isaacs

  • Nikolai Karlovich Medtner

    Canzona Matinata, Op.39 no.4

    Performer: Nikolai Demidenko.
    • 4.
  • Cesar Antonovich Cui

    Scherzo, Op.82 no.1

    Orchestra: Russian State Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Valery Kuzmich Polyansky.
    • A Feast In Time Of Plague.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 2.
  • Steve Rosenberg’s Russian Winter choice

    • Traditional Russian

      Valenki, valenki

      Singer: Лидия Русланова. Ensemble: Unnamed folk ensemble.
      • MELODIYA.
  • Gustav Holst

    St Paul's suite Op.29`2

    Ensemble: City of London Sinfonia. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Chandos.
  • Imogen Holst

    A Hymn to Christ

    Choir: Choir of Clare College, Cambridge. Director: Graham Ross.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Anonymous

    Appalachian Barn Dance

    Ensemble: Apollo’s Fire. Director: Jeannette Sorrell.
    • Come to the River: An Early American Gathering.
    • Avie.
  • Charles Ives

    Crossing the Bar

    Choir: BBC Singers. Performer: Christopher Hughes. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
    • Ives: Choral Works: BBC Singers/Stephen Cleobury.
    • Collins Classics.
  • Dieterich Buxtehude

    Trio Sonata in B flat, BuxWV255

    Performer: John Holloway. Performer: Lars Ulrik Mortensen. Performer: Jaap ter Linden.
    • NAXOS.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Sonata No 13 in B flat major, K 333 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Christian Blackshaw.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance No 21 in E minor

    Orchestrator: Antonín Dvořák. Orchestrator: Antonín Dvořák. Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Brahms Hungarian Dances / Dvorak Slavonic Dances.
    • Decca.
    • 13.


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