Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Wednesday - Petroc's classical commute

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

Email 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Franz Schubert

    Rondo in A major, D.951

    Performer: Paul Lewis. Performer: Steven Osborne.
    • Schubert - Piano Duets.
    • HYPERION.
    • 4.
  • Jacobus Clemens non Papa

    Ego flos campi

    Choir: Stile Antico.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
  • Joaquin Malats

    Serenata espanola

    Performer: Xavier de Maistre.
    • Sony.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Fugue BWV 903 in D minor

    Music Arranger: Amos Miller. Ensemble: Onyx Brass.
    • Fugue.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 19.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Overture in C major, 'Hamburger Ebb' und Fluth'

    Ensemble: Zefiro.
    • Ambroisie.
  • Rita Strohl

    Titus et Bérénice (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Edgar Moreau. Performer: David Kadouch.
    • Franck, Poulenc & Strohl: Cello Sonatas.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 2.
  • Einojuhani Rautavaara

    Melancholia (Cantus Arcticus, Op.61)

    Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Hannu Lintu.
  • Lowell Liebermann

    Revelry

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Grant Llewellyn.
    • Lowell Liebermann: Revelry.
    • Albany Records.
    • 4.
  • Henry Purcell

    Come, ye sons of art, away: Come, ye sons of art, away; Sound the trumpet

    Performer: Michael Chance. Performer: Timothy Wilson. Choir: The English Concert Choir. Orchestra: The English Concert. Conductor: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Archiv.
  • Michio Miyagi

    Haru no umi

    Performer: Gidon Kremer. Performer: Naoko Yoshino.
    • Philips.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in D major, Op 23 No 4

    Performer: Simon Trpceski.
    • Rachmaninov: Simon Trpceski.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 11.
  • Gustav Holst

    First Dance (Beni Mora: Oriental Suite)

    Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones.
    • NAXOS.
  • Reynaldo Hahn

    A Chloris

    Singer: Véronique Gens. Performer: Susan Manoff.
    • ALPHA.
  • Hubert Parry

    I was glad

    Performer: Robert Quinney. Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • A New Heaven, The Sixteen.
    • UCJ.
    • 1.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    String Quartet in D major, K 155

    Ensemble: Hagen Quartett.
    • DG.
  • Robert Simpson

    Energy: Symphonic Study for brass band (5th mvt)

    Ensemble: Desford Colliery Caterpillar Band. Conductor: James Watson.
    • Robert Simpson, Energy, Four Temperaments, Volcano, Vortex, .....
    • Hyperion.
    • 5.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    The Rite of Spring (Part 2: Sacrifical Dance)

    Orchestra: Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel.
    • Igor Stravinsky, The Rite of Spring: Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 14.
  • Wilhelm Peterson‐Berger

    Memories (Frösöblomster, Book II)

    Performer: Noriko Ogawa.
    • BIS.
  • Leos Janáček

    Sinfonietta (4th & 5th mvts)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Janacek: Sinfonietta: Rattle.
    • EMI.
    • 1.
  • Henriette Renié

    Harp Concerto in C minor (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Emmanuel Ceysson. Orchestra: Orchestre régional Avignon Provence. Conductor: Samuel Jean.
    • Belle Epoque.
    • Naive.
    • 2.
  • Sir James MacMillan

    The Gallant Weaver

    Choir: Gabrieli Consort. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • SIGNUM.

Broadcast

Five simple steps for morning mindfulness

Five simple steps for morning mindfulness

How listening to R3 Breakfast can reduce stress, aid mindfulness and cure morning breath.

Chilled – five great Russian winter pieces you’ve mostly never heard of …

Chilled –  five great Russian winter pieces you’ve mostly never heard of …

The BBC's Steve Rosenberg (a handy pianist) chips the ice off favourite classical scores.

Get singing: The Pankhurst Anthem

Get singing: The Pankhurst Anthem

We're inviting singers to mark 100 years of UK women's suffrage with a new choral work.

Sounds of the Earth

Sounds of the Earth

In this Weekend Breakfast feature, we hear the natural world in its many guises.