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Friday - Petroc's classical commute

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show live from the Royal Albert Hall, featuring listener requests and the Friday poem.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Pictures From an Exhibition (Promenade)

    Music Arranger: Henry Wood. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Braithwaite.
    • LYRITA.
  • Edward Elgar

    Salut d'amour

    Music Arranger: Roger Turner. Performer: Tasmin Little. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • The Lark Ascending.
    • Chandos.
    • 8.
  • Tomás Luis de Victoria

    Vidi speciosam

    Choir: Nordic Voices.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Oboe d'Amore Concerto in A Major, BWV.1055a

    Performer: Marcel Ponseele. Ensemble: Il Gardellino.
    • Bach: Oboe Concertos.
    • Accent.
    • 7-9.
  • Toshiro Mayuzumi

    Concertino for xylophone and orchestra (3rd mvt)

    Orchestrator: Simon Kong Su Leong. Performer: Evelyn Glennie. Orchestra: Taipei Chinese Orchestra.
    • Ecstatic Drumbeat.
    • Bis.
    • 008.
  • Prince Albert


    Singer: Ian Partridge. Performer: Jennifer Partridge.
    • Music of Albert: Prince of Saxe, Coburg und Gotha.
    • Eloquence.
  • Prince Albert

    Melody for the violin

    Performer: Iona Brown. Performer: Jennifer Partridge.
    • Decca Eloquence.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in C major, Op 33 No 3, 'The Bird' (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Casals Quartet.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Gustav Holst

    Mercury, the winged messenger (The Planets)

    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
    • Holst: The Planets.
    • BIS.
    • 18.
  • Vernon Elliott

    A Clangers Opera

    Ensemble: The Vernon Elliot Ensemble.
    • Clangers.
    • Trunk Records.
    • 022.
  • Vernon Elliott

    The Clangers (The Last Ever End Title)

    Ensemble: The Vernon Elliot Ensemble.
    • Trunk Records.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Haste thee, nymph (L' Allegro, il penseroso,)

    Singer: Martin Hill. Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Orchestra: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • ERATO.
  • Franz Schubert

    Symphony No. 8 'Unfinished' (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: London Classical Players. Conductor: Sir Roger Norrington.
    • VIRGIN.
  • Claude Debussy

    Les collines d'Anacapri (Preludes, Book 1)

    Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.
    • Debussy: Complete works for piano vol.1: Bavouzet.
    • Chandos.
    • 5.
  • Friday Poem

    • Raven, Acorn and Heron from 'The Lost Words: A Spell Book', written and read by Robert Macfarlane

  • Seckou Keita


    Performer: Julie Fowlis. Performer: Kris Drever. Performer: Kerry Andrew. Performer: Jim Molyneux. Performer: Rachel Newton. Performer: Karine Polwart. Performer: Beth Porter. Author: Robert Macfarlane. Singer: Seckou Keita.
    • The Lost Words; Spell Songs.
    • Quercus.
    • 4.
  • Dieterich Buxtehude

    Praeludium in C major, BuxWV 138 (Prelude and fugue)

    Performer: Christopher Herrick.
    • Buxtehude: The Complete Organ Works - 2, Christopher Herrick, Organ of Nidaros C.
    • Hyperion.
    • 23.
  • Hans Abrahamsen

    let me tell you (let me tell you what it was)

    Singer: Barbara Hannigan. Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andris Nelsons.
  • Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

    Passacaglia in G minor "The Guardian angel"

    Performer: Rachel Podger.
    • Guardian Angel.
    • Channel Classics.
    • 20.
  • Margaret Hubicki

    The Banshee's Dance (Irish Fantasy)

    Performer: James Kirby.
    • Chandos.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    Mambo (West Side Story)

    Orchestra: Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Jonathan Dove

    In Beauty May I Walk

    Ensemble: VOCES8.
    • Equinox.
    • VCM.
    • 18.
  • Samuel Scheidt

    Galliard Battaglia

    Ensemble: Il Giardino Armonico. Conductor: Giovanni Antonini.
    • La Morte della Ragione.
    • Alpha.
    • 27.
  • Leos Janáček

    The Prophecy and Death of Taras Bulba (Taras Bulba)

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Gennady Nikolayevich Rozhdestvensky.
    • Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 etc..
    • ICA Classics.
    • 7.
  • Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre

    Céphale et Procris (Airs I & II in C major)

    Performer: Frances Conover Fitch.
    • La Guerre: Protégée of the Sun King.
    • Centaur.
    • 31-32.


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