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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

  • Marin Marais

    Suite in G major (Chaconne)

    Performer: Paolo Pandolfo. Performer: Amélie Chemin. Performer: Thomas C. Boysen. Performer: Markus Hünninger.
    • Marais: Pieces for one and two Viols.
    • Glossa.
    • 10.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata in C sharp minor 'Moonlight', Op.27`2

    Performer: Pavel Kolesnikov.
    • Beethoven: Moonlight Sonata and other Piano Music.
    • Hyperion.
    • 5.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Entfliehet, verschwindet (Cantata no.249a BWV.249a)

    Ensemble: Deutsche Hofmusik. Conductor: Alexander Grychtolik.
    • J S Bach - Celebration Cantatas, BWV.205a & 249a.
  • Mstislav Leopoldovich Rostropovich

    Humoresque Op.5

    Performer: Alban Gerhardt. Performer: Markus Becker.
    • Hyperion : CDA68136.
    • Hyperion.
    • 1.
  • Orlande de Lassus

    Aurora lucis rutilat

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • The Earth Resounds: The Sixteen/Harry Christophers.
    • Coro.
  • Lennox Berkeley

    Serenade Op.12

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • The Berkeley Edition, Volume 1.
    • Chandos.
    • 7-10.
  • John Baxter

    Severn Valley Railway (Journey Song)

    Music Arranger: Peter Lingwood. Performer: John Baxter. Performer: Peter Lingwood.
    • Severn Valley Railway.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    String Quartet no 1 in D, Op.11 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Kuss Quartet.
    • Theme Russe.
    • ONYX.
    • 026.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Silent Noon (The House of Life)

    Singer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson. Performer: David Willison.
    • Ralph Vaughan Williams - The Lark Ascending; Tallis Fantasia.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 208.
  • Maurice Ravel

    La valse

    Orchestra: Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin.
    • EMI.
  • Richard Rodgers

    This Nearly Was Mine (South Pacific)

    Singer: George London. Orchestra: Roland Shaw Orchestra.
    • George London on Broadway.
    • DECCA.
    • 3.
  • Elizabeth Maconchy

    Proud Thames

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vernon Handley.
    • Maconchy: Serenata Concertante; Symphony for Double String Orchestra.
    • Lyrita.
    • 1.
  • Arthur Hamilton

    Cry me a river

    Singer: Julie London. Performer: Barney Kessel. Performer: Ray Leatherwood.
    • Sirens Of Song: Classic Torch Singers.
    • Rhino.
    • 1.
  • Ivor Gurney

    Severn Meadows

    Singer: Roderick Williams. Performer: Susie Allan.
    • Severn and Somme.
    • Somm.
    • 6.
  • Richard Strauss

    Violin Concerto in D minor (3rd mvt)

    Performer: James Ehnes. Orchestra: Melbourne Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • Richard Strauss: Violin Concerto & Don Quixote.
    • 3.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    La donna è mobile (Rigoletto)

    Singer: Giuseppe di Stefano. Orchestra: Orchestra of La Scala, Milan. Conductor: Tullio Serafin.
    • EMI.
  • Thea Musgrave

    Spring (The Seasons)

    Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Kraemer.
    • Helios.
    • NMC.
    • 6.
  • Louis-Claude Daquin

    Le coucou (Harpsichord Suite No 3 in E minor)

    Performer: George Malcolm.
    • Eloquence.
  • Mike Marshall

    The Big Cheese (incorporating a fantasia by William Byrd)

    Composer: Béla Fleck. Composer: Edgar Meyer. Composer: William Byrd. Performer: Béla Fleck. Performer: Mike Marshall. Performer: Edgar Meyer.
    • Uncommon Ritual.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 17.
  • Franz Liszt

    Hungarian Rhapsody No. 13: Andante sostenuto

    Performer: Alfred Brendel.
    • Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsodies.
    • Vanguard.
    • 4.
  • Henry Purcell

    Three parts upon a ground Z.731

    Ensemble: Taverner Players.
    • EMI.


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