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Friday - Petroc's classical picks

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests and the Friday poem.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • François Couperin

    Les Nations - ordre no.3 (Chaconne)

    Orchestra: Les Talens Lyriques. Conductor: Christophe Rousset.
    • Couperin: Les Nations.
    • Aparté.
    • 128.
  • Franz Schubert

    Moments musicaux, D 780 (No 2 in A flat major)

    Performer: Imogen Cooper.
    • Schubert 3: Imogen Cooper.
    • Ottavo.
    • 2.
  • William Lawes

    Royall Consort Suite no.1 in D minor

    Performer: Elizabeth Kenny. Ensemble: Phantasm. Director: Laurence Dreyfus.
    • LINN.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Erfreute Zeit im neuen Bunde (Cantata No.83)

    Ensemble: Bach Collegium Japan. Director: Masaaki Suzuki. Singer: Robin Blaze.
    • Bach: Cantatas.
    • BIS.
    • 15.
  • Trad.

    The snow it melts the soonest

    Music Arranger: Geoff Lawson. Choir: VOCES8. Performer: Eleanor Turner.
    • Winter.
    • Decca.
    • 14.
  • Amy Beach

    Serenade after Richard Strauss's Ständchen

    Performer: Kirsten Johnson.
    • Guild.
  • Francesco Maria Veracini

    Sonate accademiche in G minor, Op. 2, No. 5

    Performer: Rüdiger Lotter. Performer: Axel Wolf. Performer: Olga Watts. Performer: Kristin von der Goltz.
    • The Enigmatic Art of The Veracinis.
    • Oehms.
    • 2-4.
  • Gottfried Heinrich Stölzel

    Bist du bei mir (BWV.508)

    Singer: Aafje Heynis. Performer: Pierre Palla.
    • MVE.
  • Traditional English

    Oh dear, what can the matter be

    Singer: Aafje Heynis. Performer: Felix de Nobel.
    • MVE.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    February: Carnival (The Seasons, Op 37b)

    Orchestrator: Alexander Gauk. Orchestra: Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Tchaikovsky: Suite No. 4, Mozartiana/The Seasons: DSO, Jarvi.
    • Chandos.
    • 16.
  • Arnold Schoenberg

    Praludium (Suite for PIano, Op 25)

    Performer: Shai Wosner.
    • Onyx.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Roses from the South, Op 388

    Music Arranger: Arnold Schoenberg. Ensemble: Linos Ensemble. Performer: Ryoko Morooka.
    • Capriccio.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in E flat major, Op.23 No.6

    Performer: Steven Osborne.
    • Hyperion.
  • George Frideric Handel

    L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato: Come, but keep thy wonted state

    Conductor: Paul McCreesh. Orchestra: Gabrieli Players. Singer: Gillian Webster. Orchestra: Gabrieli Consort.
    • SIGNUM.
  • Friday Poem

    • Il Penseroso (extracts) by John Milton, read by Sir John Gielgud

  • George Frideric Handel

    Sweet bird (L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato)

    Singer: Gillian Webster. Performer: Kary Bircher. Orchestra: Gabrieli Players. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • SIGNUM.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Blithe bells

    Music Arranger: Percy Grainger. Performer: Jayson Gillham.
    • Romantic Bach.
    • ABC Classics.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Noye's Fludde: conclusion

    Performer: Jennifer Bate. Performer: Elizabeth Shepherd. Performer: Tristan Fry. Ensemble: Finchley Childrens Music Group. Singer: David Wilson‐Johnson. Singer: Catherine Wyn‐Rogers. Ensemble: Trumpeters of the Welsh Guards Band. Ensemble: Mole Valley Handbell Ringers. Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Wilks.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Serenade in B flat major, K 361, 'Gran Partita' (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Maurice Bourgue Wind Ensemble.
    • Pierre Verany.
  • Kurt Weill

    Alabama Song (From "The Little Mahagonny")

    Music Arranger: Marijn van Prooijen. Ensemble: Oscillating Revenge of the Background Instruments.
    • ORBI: The Oscillating Revenge of the Background Instruments.
    • BIS.
    • 12.
  • John Dowland

    Time Stands Still

    Performer: Hille Perl. Performer: Lee Santana. Singer: Dorothee Mields.
    • In Darkness Let Me Dwell.
    • 6.
  • Joby Talbot

    The Mad Hatter's Tea Party (Alice's Adventures in Wonderland - suite)

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Christopher Austin.
    • Signum.
  • Claude Debussy

    Sirènes (Nocturnes)

    Conductor: François‐Xavier Roth. Orchestra: Les Siècles. Choir: Les Cris de Paris.
    • Debussy: Jeux, Nocturnes, Prélude à l'aprés midi d'un faune.
    • harmonia mundi.
    • 105.
  • Horacio Salgán

    A fuego lento

    Music Arranger: José Carli. Ensemble: Die 12 Cellisten der Berliner Philharmoniker.
    • EMI.
  • David Nathaniel Baker

    Blues (Deliver My Soul)

    • Blues Dialogues: Music by Black Composers.
    • Cedille.
    • 101.


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