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Wednesday - Petroc's classical picks

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Jean-Baptiste Janson

    Cello Concerto in D Major, Op.6`1 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Valentin Radutiu. Orchestra: Württembergisches Kammerorchester Heilbronn. Conductor: Ruben Gazarian.
    • Haydn, Bach & Janson: Cello Concertos.
    • Haenssler Classic.
    • 7.
  • Percy Grainger

    The Lost Lady Found (A Lincolnshire Posy for wind band)

    Orchestra: Royal Northern College of Music Wind Orchestra. Conductor: Timothy Reynish.
    • Grainger: Works for Wind Orchestra: RNCM WInd Orchestra, Reynish, Rundell.
    • Chandos.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Tota pulchra es, Maria

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Singer: Julian Podger. Performer: Ian Watson. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Deutche Gramaphon.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue in F minor, BWV.881 (Book 2, The Well-Tempered Clavier)

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier: Angela Hewitt.
    • Hyperion.
    • 23.
  • Giuseppe Tartini

    Trumpet Concerto in D major

    Music Arranger: John Wallace. Music Arranger: Simon Wright. Performer: Alison Balsom. Ensemble: Scottish Ensemble.
    • EMI.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Solveig's Song (Peer Gynt, Op.23)

    Singer: Marita Kvarving Sølberg. Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Ole Kristian Ruud.
    • BIS.
  • Grace Williams

    Fantasia on Welsh Nursery Tunes

    Orchestra: Royal Ballet Sinfonia. Conductor: Andrew Penny.
    • Welsh Classical Favourites: Royal Ballet Sinfonia/Penny.
    • Marco Polo.
    • 1.
  • Henry Purcell

    Sound the trumpet (Come ye sons of art)

    Singer: David Hansen. Singer: Tim Mead. Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
    • Purcell: Music for Queen Mary: Choir of King's College Cambridge/AAM/Cleobury.
    • EMI.
    • 3.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Cello Concerto in B minor (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Mstislav Leopoldovich Rostropovich. Orchestra: State Academic Symphony Orchestra of The Russian Federation. Conductor: Evgeny Fyodorovich Svetlanov.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wind Quintet in E flat major, K.452 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Stephen Hough. Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet.
    • Mozart - Music for Piano and Wind Quintet.
    • Bis.
    • 002.
  • Walter Donaldson

    My Baby Just Cares for Me

    Performer: Nina Simone.
    • Gold.
    • Universal.
    • 2.
  • Edward Elgar

    Swimmers (Sea Pictures, Op.37)

    Singer: Janet Baker. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: John Barbirolli.
    • Elgar: Cello Concerto/Sea Pictures: Du Pre/Baker/Barbirolli.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 9.
  • Duke Ellington

    The River (The Lake)

    Orchestrator: Ron Collier. Orchestra: Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: JoAnn Falletta.
    • Duke Ellington - Black, Brown and Beige.
    • Naxos.
    • 11.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in G major, Op 77 No 1 (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Takács Quartet.
    • Haydn: String Quartets Opp.77 and 103.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Tarquinio Merula


    Ensemble: Il Giardino Armonico.
    • Il Giardino Armonica: Artist Portrait.
    • Warner Classics.
  • William Walton

    Johannesburg Festival Overture

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Bryden Thomson.
    • Walton: Orchestral Works.
    • Chandos.
    • 11.
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Credo (Missa Papae Marcelli)

    Choir: Westminster Cathedral Choir. Conductor: David Hill.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Petite Symphonie (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Christopher Hogwood.
    • Gounod/Bizet: Symphony no.1/L'Arlesienne: St Paul Chamber Orch/Hogwood.
    • Decca.
    • 8.


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