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Monday - Petroc's classical picks

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Henry Purcell

    Dido and Aeneas

    Choir: VOCES8. Ensemble: Les Inventions.
    • SIGNUM : SIGCD375.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Violin Sonata in G major, K 379

    Performer: Daniel Hope. Performer: Sebastian Knauer.
    • Warner.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    The Italian Girl in Algiers: Overture (arr. for wind ensemble)

    Music Arranger: Wenzel Sedlak. Ensemble: Nederlands Blazers Ensemble.
    • PHILIPS.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata No 118, 'O Jesu Christ, meins Lebens Licht'

    Composer: Peter Downey. Performer: Timothy Byram-Wigfield. Performer: Hilary Brooks. Choir: Winchester Cathedral Choir. Ensemble: Baroque Brass of London. Conductor: Martin Neary.
    • Croft: The Burial Service: Winchester Cathedral Choir/Neary.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 9.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen (Rückert-Lieder)

    Performer: Roger Vignoles. Singer: Katarina Karnéus.
    • EMI.
  • Bihari Janós

    Verbunkos in A major

    Ensemble: Lux Musica.
    • Kleos Classics.
  • Franz Liszt

    Hungarian Rhapsody No 15 in A minor, 'Rakoczy March'

    Performer: Alfred Brendel.
    • Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsodies: Alfred Brendel.
    • Vanguard Classics.
    • 1.
  • Francis Thomé

    Andante religioso, Op. 70

    Performer: Frances Mason. Performer: Jenny Broome.
    • Hommage aux Demoiselles Eissler.
    • MMC Recordings.
    • 4.
  • George Frideric Handel

    To thee, thou glorious son of worth (Theodora)

    Singer: Dame Sarah Connolly. Singer: Rosemary Joshua. Orchestra: The English Concert. Director: Harry Bicket.
    • Handel Duets: The English Concert.
    • Chaconne.
    • 6.
  • Elena Kats‐Chernin

    Russian Rag

    Performer: Nicola Sweeney. Performer: Sarah Nicolls.
    • Signum.
  • Franz Schubert

    Overture in C major, D 591, 'In the Italian style'

    Orchestra: Royal Northern Sinfonia. Conductor: Heinrich Schiff.
    • Schubert: Symphonies no.3 & no.5: Northern Sinfonia/Schiff.
    • Chandos.
    • 9.
  • Gabi Luncă

    Omul Bun N-Are Noroc

    • Asphalt Tango.
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

    Symphony in A Minor, 2nd mvt, Lament - Larghetto affettuoso

    Orchestra: Aarhus Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Douglas Bostock.
    • Classico.
  • Aram Khachaturian

    Sabre Dance arr Lakatos and Cseki (Gayane)

    Performer: Roby Lakatos. Performer: Ernest Bangó. Performer: Kálmán Cséki. Performer: Oscar Németh. Performer: László Bóni.
    • Roby Lakatos and his ensemble.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Tango (The Bolt)

    Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Shostakovich: Cheryomushki; The Bolt; etc.
    • Decca.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Offertorium (Requiem, Op 48)

    Conductor: Harry Christophers. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Singer: Roderick Williams. Choir: The Sixteen.
    • Mozart: Vespers and Faure: Requiem.
    • Coro.
    • 9.
  • Julius Fucik


    Performer: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Václav Neumann.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    13 Préludes, Op. 32: No. 5 in G Major. Moderato

    Performer: Boris Giltburg.
    • Rachmaninoff: 24 Préludes.
    • Naxos.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Wasps (Overture)

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: James Judd.
    • Vaughan Williams: Piano Concerto.
    • Naxos.
    • 1.
  • Django Reinhardt


    Performer: Django Reinhardt. Performer: Stéphane Grappelli.
    • Intégrale Django Reinhardt, Vol. 13: Echos of France.
    • Frémeaux & Associés.
    • 6.
  • Lili Boulanger

    Psalm 24

    Performer: Jean-Jacques Grunenwald. Choir: Chœur Élisabeth Brasseur. Orchestra: Orchestre Lamoureux. Conductor: Igor Markevitch.
    • EVEREST.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Karelia Suite (Alla marcia)

    Conductor: Sakari Oramo. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
    • Sibelius: Symphony No.5/Karelia Suite etc: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
    • Erato.
    • 6.


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