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Friday - Petroc's classical commute

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


6 days left to listen

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Maurice Ravel

    Pavane pour une infante défunte

    Conductor: Daniel Barenboim. Orchestra: Orchestre de Paris.
    • 111 Years of Deutsche Grammophon.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 6.
  • Johann Theile

    Gott hilf mir, denn das Wasser gehet mir bis an die Seele

    Singer: Dorothee Mields. Orchestra: Hamburger Ratsmusik. Conductor: Simone Eckert.
    • Seelen-Music.
    • CPO.
    • 9.
  • Elfrida Andrée

    Symphony No 2 in A minor (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Stockholm Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Gustaf Sjökvist.
    • Sterling.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita in B flat major, BWV825 (4th mvt, Sarabande)

    Performer: Robert Levin.
    • J.S. Bach: Six Partitas, BWV 825-830.
    • Le Palais des Dégustateurs.
    • 4.
  • John Tavener

    The Veil of the Temple (Mother of God, Here I Stand) [improvisation by S. Datta]

    Composer: Soumik Datta. Performer: Soumik Datta. Orchestra: O/Modernt Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Hugo Ticciati.
    • White Light: The Space Between.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 5.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto grosso in G major Op.3`3

    Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music. Performer: Rachel Brown. Director: Richard Egarr.
  • Florence Price

    The Old Boatman

    Performer: Althea Waites.
    • Black Diamonds.
    • Cambria.
    • 008.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Prague Waltzes

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Dvorak: Legends: Prague Waltzes: Buadapest festival Orchestra / Ivan Fischer.
    • Phillips.
    • 16.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Sonata pian' e forte

    Ensemble: His Majestys Sagbutts and Cornetts. Director: Peter Bassano.
    • ASV.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Concerto No 23 in A major, K488 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Melvyn Tan. Orchestra: London Classical Players. Conductor: Sir Roger Norrington.
    • EMI.
  • Juan de Araujo

    Ay Andar

    Choir: Ex Cathedra Choir. Director: Jeffrey Skidmore.
    • Moon, Sun & All Things: Baroque Music from Latin America: Ex Cathedra, Skidmore.
    • Hyperion.
  • Friday Poem

    • "Waking with Russell", written and read by Don Paterson

  • Gerald Finzi

    Rhapsody (Dies Natalis)

    Singer: Wilfred Brown. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Christopher Finzi.
    • EMI.
  • Jan Dismas Zelenka

    Trio Sonata No. 5 in F major (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Ensemble Marsyas.
    • Linn.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Danse macabre, Op 40

    Performer: Karl‐Ove Mannberg. Orchestra: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: James DePreist.
    • Saint-Saens: Organ Symphony etc: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra/DePreist.
    • BIS.
    • 4.
  • Prince Albert

    Melody for the violin

    Performer: Iona Brown. Performer: Jennifer Partridge.
    • Decca Eloquence.
  • Hubert Parry

    Who can dwell with greatness!

    Choir: Spiritus Chamber Choir. Conductor: Aidan Oliver.
    • Toccata Classics.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    March in C major, Op 45 No 1

    Performer: Cullen Bryant. Performer: Dmitry Rachmanov.
    • Naxos.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Nessun dorma (Turandot)

    Singer: José Carreras. Singer: Plácido Domingo. Singer: Luciano Pavarotti. Orchestra: Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino. Orchestra: Orchestra del Teatro dell’Opera di Roma. Conductor: Zubin Mehta.
    • Decca.
  • Michael Haydn

    Symphony in E flat major, P26

    Orchestra: London Mozart Players. Conductor: Matthias Bamert.
    • Chandos.
  • Traditional Cornish


    Singer: Brenda Wootton.
    • Keltia Musique.
  • Robert Schumann

    Träumerei (Kindeszenen, Op 15)

    Performer: Pavel Kolesnikov.
    • Honens.
  • George Lloyd

    HMS Trinidad March

    Performer: Black Dyke Band. Conductor: David King.
    • George Lloyd Music for Brass, Engish Heritage.
    • ALBANY.
    • 6.


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