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Friday - Petroc's classical rise and shine

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music and featured items

  • Claude Debussy

    Preludes Book 1: X. The Submerged Cathedral

    Orchestrator: Sir Mark Elder. Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
    • HALLE.
  • Franz Liszt

    Les cloches de Genève (Années de pèlerinage - Première année: Suisse)

    Performer: Bertrand Chamayou.
    • NAIVE.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Wir eilen mit schwachen, doch emsigen Schritten (Cantata No 78)

    Singer: Julianne Baird. Singer: Allan Fast. Ensemble: Bach‐Collegium Stuttgart. Conductor: Joshua Rifkin.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in B flat major, Op 76 No 4, 'Sunrise' (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Tokyo String Quartet.
    • Haydn: String Quartets: Tokyo String Quartet.
    • SONY.
    • 1.
  • Edward Elgar

    Where corals lie (Sea Pictures, Op 37)

    Singer: Janet Baker. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: John Barbirolli.
    • Elgar: Cello Concerto/Sea Pictures: Du Pre/Baker/LSO/Barbirolli.
    • EMI.
    • 8.
  • Samuel Barber

    Summer Music

    Performer: Blásarakvintett Reykjavíkur.
    • Chandos.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Figaro - concert transcription of 'Largo al factotum' ('Il barbiere di Siviglia)

    Music Arranger: Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco. Performer: Aleksey Semenenko. Performer: Inna Firsova.
  • Dick Mills

    Space Rocket Take Off

    Ensemble: The BBC Radiophonic Workshop.
    • Essential Science Fiction Sound Effects Vol. 2.
    • BBC.
    • 5.
  • Dick Mills

    Space Rocket Land

    Ensemble: The BBC Radiophonic Workshop.
    • Essential Science Fiction Sound Effects Vol. 2.
    • BBC.
    • 6.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Violin Concerto in E flat major, RV 253, 'La tempesta di mare'

    Ensemble: Europa Galante. Director: Fabio Biondi.
    • Vivaldi: Il Cimento dell'armonia e dell'Inventione.
    • Virgin Veritas.
    • 13-15.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude from Partita No 3 in E for solo violin (tr. for piano by Rachmaninov)

    Performer: Daniil Trifonov. Music Arranger: Sergey Rachmaninov.
    • DG.
  • Friday Poem: Naming Of Parts by Henry Reed, read by Rupert Wickham

    Duration: 02:00

  • John Wilbye

    Sweet honey-sucking bees; Yet sweet, take heed

    Ensemble: The Consort of Musicke. Director: Anthony Rooley.
    • DECCA.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Polonaise in A major, Op 40 No 1, 'Military'

    Performer: Maurizio Pollini.
    • Chopin: Polonaises: Maurizio Pollini.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 3.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Nunc dimittis (All-Night Vigil)

    Choir: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • SIGNUM.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No 9 in D minor, Op 125, 'Choral' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Beethoven: 9 Symphonies: Abbado, Berliner Philharmoniker.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 2.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Le papillon et la fleur, Op 1 No 1

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Carolyn Sampson.
    • Fleurs.
    • BIS.
    • 19.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Contrapunctus 1 (Art of Fugue)

    Choir: I Fagiolini. Director: Robert Hollingworth.
    • CORO.
  • Thea Musgrave


    Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Kraemer.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Divertimento (K.213) in F major for wind, [complete]

    Ensemble: Wind Soloists of the Chamber Orchestra of Europe.
    • Mozart: Die Blaserdivertimenti.
    • TELDEC.
    • 1-4.
  • Herbie Hancock

    Harvest Time

    Performer: Herbie Hancock.
    • The Piano.
    • Sony.
    • 004.


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