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Wednesday - Petroc's classical picks

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • William Byrd

    Domine, secundum actum meum

    Choir: Alamire. Director: David Skinner.
    • Tallis & Byrd: Cantiones Sacrae 1575: Alamire, David Skinner.
    • Obsidian.
    • 5.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Clarinet Concerto in A Major, K.622 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Julian Bliss. Orchestra: Royal Northern Sinfonia. Conductor: Mario Venzago.
    • Nielsen: Clarinet Concerto - W.A. Mozart: Clarinet Concerto.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 4-6.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Keyboard Suite in F major, HWV 427

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Sony Classical.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    'Fugue a la gigue' in G major, BWV. 577

    Orchestrator: Gustav Holst. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Slatkin.
    • Bach Transcriptions.
    • Chandos.
    • 11.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Waltz Suite, Op.110 (Since we met)

    Orchestra: São Paulo Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • Prokofiev: Symphony No. 6 / Waltz Suite.
    • Naxos.
    • 4.
  • Tomás de Torrejón y Velasco

    La purpura de la rosa (Chinfonia; Entrada de clarines)

    Orchestra: Harp Consort. Director: Andrew Lawrence‐King.
    • DHM.
  • Richard Rodney Bennett

    Jazz Calendar (Wednesday's Child)

    Ensemble: London Jazz Ensemble. Conductor: John Lanchbery.
    • Philips.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Suite From Partita In E For Violin (after J S Bach)

    Performer: Daniil Trifonov.
    • DG.
  • Elizabeth Maconchy

    Proud Thames

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vernon Handley.
    • Maconchy: Serenata Concertante; Symphony for Double String Orchestra.
    • Lyrita.
    • 1.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Mass in F minor (Benedictus)

    Singer: Juliet Booth. Singer: Jean Rigby. Singer: John Mark Ainsley. Singer: Gwynne Howell. Ensemble: Corydon Singers. Orchestra: Corydon Orchestra. Conductor: Matthew Best.
    • Bruckner: Mass In F Minor.
    • Hyperion.
    • 13.
  • Leos Janáček

    On an Overgrown Path, Book 2 (No 5)

    Performer: Charles Owen.
    • Leos Janacek: Piano music: Charles Owen.
    • Somm New Horizons.
    • 17.
  • Trad.

    Ceapaval / The Leading Role

    Performer: Éamonn Coyne. Performer: Kris Drever. Performer: Megan Henderson. Performer: Calum McIntyre. Performer: Eamonn Nugent. Performer: Nico Bruce. Performer: Alan Kelly. Music Arranger: Éamonn Coyne. Music Arranger: Kris Drever.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Scherzo (A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op 61)

    Music Arranger: A.Sevast'yan. Performer: Ksenija Sidorova.
    • Fairy Tales.
    • 15.
  • Aaron Copland

    Fanfare for the Common Man

    Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • The Copland Collection.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 1.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Pur ti miro, pur ti godo (The Coronation of Poppea)

    Singer: Roberta Invernizzi. Singer: Sonia Prina. Ensemble: Ensemble Claudiana. Director: Luca Pianca.
    • Naive.
  • Claude Debussy

    De l'aube à midi sur la mer (La Mer)

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ilan Volkov.
    • BBC recording.
  • Samuel Wesley

    Land Of Silence

    Music Arranger: Christopher Hawkins. Performer: Liz Hanks. Performer: Christopher Hawkins.
    • Silent Conversations.
    • Heritage.
    • 14.
  • Sir James MacMillan

    O Radiant Dawn

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • CORO.
  • Joan Tower

    Fanfare for the uncommon woman no. 1

    Orchestra: Colorado Symphony. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • Fanfares For The Common Woman.
    • Koch.
    • 1.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 86 in D major (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Beethoven: Symphonies: Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Rattle.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 9.
  • Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

    Sonata a 6 for trumpet, violins, violas and bass

    Ensemble: The English Concert. Director: Andrew Manze.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Cécile Louise Chaminade

    Concertino for flute and orchestra, Op 107

    Performer: Sharon Bezaly. Orchestra: Residentie Orkest. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Great works for flute and orchestra.
    • BIS.
    • 007.


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