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Tuesday - Petroc's classical rise and shine

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Louise Farrenc

    Piano Quintet in A minor, Op 30 (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: The Schubert Ensemble.
    • ASV.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Viola Concerto in G

    Performer: Florian Deuter. Orchestra: Musica Antiqua Köln. Director: Reinhard Goebel.
    • ARCHIV.
  • John Dunstable

    Ave maris stella

    Ensemble: The Binchois Consort. Director: Andrew Kirkman.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Organ Sonata no.3, BWV.527 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Robert Quinney.
    • CORO.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Usignoli che piangete (La Candace)

    Singer: Sandrine Piau. Ensemble: Modo Antiquo. Director: Federico Maria Sardelli.
    • NAIVE.
  • Michael Daugherty

    Reflections on the Mississipp (Mist)

    Performer: Carol Jantsch. Orchestra: Albany Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: David Alan Miller.
    • Daugherty: Dreamachine, Trail of Tears & Reflections on the Mississippi.
    • Naxos.
    • 301.
  • Christopher Simpson

    The Four Seasons suite (Spring: Galliard)

    Ensemble: Sirius Viols Ensemble.
    • Simpson: The Four Seasons.
    • Deutsche Harmoni Mundi.
    • 6.
  • Daniil Trifonov

    Rachmaniana (Dolce Romantico)

    Performer: Daniil Trifonov.
    • Transcendental.
    • Deutsche Grammmophon.
  • Franz Liszt

    La Campanella (6 Grandes etudes de Paganini)

    Performer: Daniil Trifonov.
    • Transcendental.
    • Deutsche Grammmophon.
    • 8.
  • Michael Tippett

    Spring (Crown of the Year)

    Performer: Martin Jones. Performer: Michael Copley. Performer: Maurice Hodges. Performer: Evelyn Nallen. Performer: John Anderson. Performer: Colin Lawson. Performer: Graham Ashton. Performer: Peter Hamburger. Performer: Martin Westlake. Performer: Jeremy Cornes. Choir: Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford. Director: Stephen Darlington. Ensemble: The Medici Quartet.
    • Nimbus.
  • Traditional Cornish

    Sweet Nightingale

    Music Arranger: Goff Richards. Singer: Benjamin Luxon. Performer: David Willison.
    • Down By The Salley Gardens.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 17.
  • Enrique Granados

    The Maiden and the Nightingale (Goyescas)

    Performer: Dame Moura Lympany.
    • EMI.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Le carnaval romain

    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • Chandos.
  • César Franck

    Violin Sonata in A (1st mvt)

    Performer: Alina Ibragimova. Performer: Cédric Tiberghien.
  • Austin Wintory

    Then Were Created the Gods in the Midst of Heaven (Abzu)

    Choir: London Voices.
    • Abzu.
    • Varese Sarabande.
    • 18.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Horn Concerto No.2 in E flat major, K.417

    Performer: Barry Tuckwell. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra.
    • DECCA.
  • Ned Rorem

    Early in the morning

    Singer: Nathan Gunn. Performer: Kevin Murphy.
    • EMI.
  • Jacques Duphly

    Médée (Pièces de clavecin, Book 3)

    Performer: Christophe Rousset.
    • Christophe Rousset - Jacques Duphly.
    • APARTE.
    • 3.
  • György Ligeti


    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Jonathan Nott.
    • WARNER.
  • George Gershwin

    A Foggy Day in London Town

    Music Arranger: Michael Finnissy. Performer: Nicolas Hodges.
    • Metronome.
  • György Ligeti

    Six Bagatelles (no.3)

    Ensemble: Ensemble Ouranos. Conductor: Amaury Viduvier.
    • Ligeti, Nielsen & Dvorak: Woodwind Quintets.
    • NoMadMusic.
    • 103.
  • John Sheppard

    Gloria (Missa Cantate)

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • An Enduring Voice.
    • CORO.
    • 003.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Spring Waters, Op 14 No 11

    Singer: Dmitri Hvorostovsky. Performer: Ivari Ilja.
    • Rachmaninov Romances.
    • Ondine.
    • 13.
  • Ferde Grofé

    Mississippi Suite (Mardi Gras)

    Orchestra: The Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra. Orchestra: The Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Felix Slatkin. Conductor: Felix Slatkin.
    • American Classics: Ferde Grofe.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 109.


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