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Thursday - Petroc's classical alarm call

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, including the next of our American Portraits, music complementing Radio 3's series, The Way I See It. Also featuring listener requests.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Henry Purcell

    Music for a while (Oedipus, Z.583)

    Singer: Julia Doyle. Ensemble: Ensemble Unmeasured.
    • Deux-Elles.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Bassoon Sonata in G major, Op.168

    Performer: Ursula Leveaux. Performer: Ian Brown.
    • 5.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes (Dawn)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Chandos.
  • Michael Tippett

    Bonny at morn

    Choir: Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford. Performer: Michael Copley. Performer: Maurice Hodges. Performer: Evelyn Nallen. Director: Stephen Darlington.
    • Tippett: Choral Works.
    • Nimbus.
    • 4.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Widerstehe doch der Sünde (Cantata BWV.54)

    Music Arranger: Víkingur Ólafsson. Performer: Víkingur Ólafsson.
    • Johann Sebastian Bach.
    • 11.
  • Herbert Howells

    String Quartet No.3 "In Gloucestershire" (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: Dante Quartet.
    • Howells: Chamber Music.
    • Naxos.
    • 104.
  • Philippe de Monte

    Super flumina Babylonis

    Choir: Stile Antico.
    • In a Strange Land.
    • harmonia mundi.
    • 106.
  • William Alwyn

    Sonatina (1st mvt)

    Performer: Fenella Humphreys. Performer: Nicola Eimer.
    • STONE records.
  • Peter Maxwell Davies

    Farewell to Stromness

    Performer: Peter Maxwell Davies.
    • NAXOS.
  • Godfrey Finger

    Trumpet Sonata in C Major (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Reinhold Friedrich. Ensemble: Berliner Barock-Compagney.
    • Friedrich: The Trumpet Collection.
    • CapriccioNR.
    • 803.
  • Godfrey Keller

    Ciaccona in G Major

    Ensemble: Ensemble Diderot. Conductor: Johannes Pramsohler.
    • The London Album.
    • Audax Records.
    • 115.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Valse-Scherzo, Op.34

    Performer: Julia Fischer. Orchestra: Russian National Orchestra. Conductor: Yakov Kreizberg.
    • Pentatone.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Bagatelle in C major, Op.33 no.2

    Performer: Stephen Kovacevich.
    • Beethoven: Bagatelles for Piano: Kovacevich.
    • Philips.
    • 2.
  • Jerry Bock

    Dear Friend (She Loves Me)

    Author: Sheldon Harnick. Singer: Barbara Cook.
    • She Loves Me: Original Broadway Cast.
    • Polydor.
    • 17.
  • Godfrey Ridout

    Fall Fair

    Orchestra: Edmonton Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Uri Mayer.
    • Introduction to Canadian Music.
    • Naxos.
    • 5.
  • Henry Purcell

    Chaconne in G minor Z.T680

    Performer: Richard Egarr.
    • Purcell - Keyboard Suites & Grounds.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 05.
  • Oliver Knussen

    ...upon one note (Fantasia after Purcell)

    Performer: Michael Collins. Performer: Paul Silverthorne. Performer: Clio Gould. Performer: John Constable. Performer: Christopher van Kampen.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • William Byrd

    Quomodo cantabimus?

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Byrd - Motets & Masses.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 202.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Organ Sonata Op.65`1 in F minor (4th mvt)

    Performer: Stephen Cleobury.
    • The King of Instruments (A Voice Reborn).
    • 8.
  • José Pablo Moncayo


    Music Arranger: Phillip Littlemore. Performer: Cory Band.
    • DOY.
  • Caroline Shaw

    Dolce Cantavi

    Performer: TENET.
    • AVIE.
  • Baude Cordier

    Tout par compas suy composes

    Ensemble: Ferrara Ensemble. Director: Crawford Young.
    • Ballades a III Chains.
    • ARCANA.
    • 3.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Piano Concerto no.1 in F sharp minor, Op.1 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Daniil Trifonov. Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin.
    • DG.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Exsultate (Exsultate, jubilate, K.165)

    Singer: Emma Kirkby. Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music. Conductor: Christopher Hogwood.
    • Mozart: A Fesival: Academy of Ancient Music/Hogwood.
    • L'Oiseau-Lyre.
    • 2.
  • Jules Massenet

    Navarraise [Le Cid]

    Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Decca.


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