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Wednesday - Petroc's classical alarm call

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • William Byrd

    Laudibus in sanctis

    Choir: The Sixteen. Director: Harry Christophers.
    • An Immortal Legacy: The Sixteen/Harry Christophers.
    • Coro.
    • 19.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Introduction and Allegro

    Ensemble: Ensemble Wien-Berlin.
    • DG.
  • Trad.

    How sweet the answer; Early one morning

    Music Arranger: Benjamin Britten. Singer: Dame Sarah Connolly. Performer: Malcolm Martineau.
    • My True Love Hath My Heart.
    • Chandos.
    • 2,4.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita No 2 in D minor for violin, BWV 1004 (Allemande)

    Performer: Isabelle Faust.
    • J.S. Bach: Sonatas & Partitas. Isabelle Faust.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 1.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    La finta giardiniera (Overture)

    Orchestra: Staatskapelle Dresden. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • Mozart: Overtures: Staatskapelle Dresden/Sir Colin Davis.
    • RCA.
    • 8-10.
  • Grace Williams

    Calm Sea in Summer (Sea Sketches)

    Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: David Atherton.
    • Lyrita.
  • Leos Janáček

    Mladi [Youth] Suite (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: London Winds.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Chaconne (Les Indes galantes)

    Orchestra: Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century. Conductor: Frans Brüggen.
    • Rameau: Les Indes Galantes Suite: Orchestra of the 18th Century, Bruggen.
    • Philips.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Beatus vir (Selva morale e spirituale)

    Ensemble: Cantus Cölln. Ensemble: Concerto Palatino. Director: Konrad Junghänel.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    "Trumpet" Overture Op.101 in C major

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Chandos.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWV.731

    Performer: Peter Hurford.
    • J.S. Bach Toccata and Fugue in D minor.
    • HMV Classics.
    • 13.
  • Josef Suk

    Serenade in E flat major Op.6 (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: Deutsche Streicherphilharmonie. Conductor: Wolfgang Hentrich.
    • Alma!.
    • Genuin.
    • 101.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Pictures from an exhibition (Tuileries)

    Orchestrator: Maurice Ravel. Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Mussorgsky / Borodin: Berliner Philharmoniker / Rattle.
    • EMI.
    • 6.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Justorum animae Op.38 no.1

    Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
    • Stanford: Evening Services and Anthems.
    • EMI.
    • 6.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Silent Noon (The House Of Life)

    Singer: Roderick Williams. Performer: Iain Burnside.
    • Vaughan Williams: Songs Of Travel.
    • Naxos.
    • 11.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Water music - suite (HWV.349) in D major

    Orchestra: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Handel: Water Music, Music for the Royal Fireworks: John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Philips.
    • 1.
  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    The little train of the caipira (Bachiana brasileira no.2)

    Orchestra: São Paulo Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Roberto Minczuk.
    • Villa-Lobos - Bachianas Brasileiras Volume 1.
    • Bis.
    • 4.
  • Maceo Pinkard


    Composer: Edna Alexander. Composer: Sidney Mitchell. Singer: Billie Holiday. Ensemble: Teddy Wilson and His Orchestra.
    • CBS.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    The Story of the Kalendar Prince (Sheherazade)

    Performer: Maria Larionoff. Orchestra: Seattle Symphony. Conductor: Gerard Schwarz.
    • Rimsky-Korsakov: Sheherazade.
    • Naxos.
    • 2.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Violin Sonata no.2 in D major Op.94a (4th mvt)

    Performer: Anne‐Sophie Mutter. Performer: Lambert Orkis.
  • John Blow

    Chaconne in G major

    Ensemble: Arcangelo. Director: Jonathan Cohen.


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