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Thursday - Petroc's classical mix

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

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • George Gershwin

    Lullaby

    Orchestra: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra. Conductor: Erich Kunzel.
    • American Adagios.
    • Telarc.
    • 008.
  • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka

    Cherubic Hymn, Op.31 no.11

    Choir: Choir of Clare College, Cambridge. Conductor: Graham Ross.
    • O lux beata Trinitas.
    • harmonia mundi.
    • 113.
  • Valentin Silvestrov

    Bagatelle II

    Performer: Hélène Grimaud.
    • DG.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Woferne du den edlen Frieden (Cantata no.41)

    Singer: Emiliano Gonzalez‐Toro. Performer: Ophélie Gaillard. Ensemble: Ensemble Pulcinella. Director: Ophélie Gaillard.
    • APARTE.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Five variants of Dives and Lazarus

    Orchestra: Jacques Orchestra. Conductor: Sir David Willcocks.
    • Vaughan Williams: Orchestral and vocal favourites: Boult/Haitink/Handley.
    • EMI.
    • 6.
  • Ernest John Moeran

    The shooting of his dear (6 Folk-songs from Norfolk)

    Singer: Benjamin Luxon. Performer: David Willison.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Paul Lewis

    Norwich Market (Norfolk Suite)

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Gavin Sutherland.
    • EM RECORDS.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Concert Waltz No.1 in D major, Op.47

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Paavo Berglund.
    • WARNER.
  • Richard Wagner

    Forest Murmurs (Siegfried)

    Orchestra: Cleveland Orchestra. Conductor: George Szell.
    • CBS.
  • Leonardo da Vinci

    Amore sola mi fa remirare

    Music Arranger: Katharina Bäuml. Choir: Capella de la Torre. Performer: Johannes Vogt. Director: Katharina Bäuml.
    • Soundscape - Leonardo da Vinci.
    • DEUTSCHE HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 16.
  • Joan Ambrosio Dalza

    Pavana alla venetiana

    Ensemble: Doulce Memoire. Director: Denis Raisin-Dadre.
    • NAIVE.
  • William Boyce

    Symphony No.1 in B flat major

    Orchestra: The English Concert. Director: Trevor Pinnock.
    • William Boyce: 8 Symphonies: The English Concert/Pinnock.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 4-6.
  • Constant Lambert

    Valse for the Gemini (Horoscope)

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Barry Wordsworth.
    • ASV.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Mass in B flat major Hob.XXII Harmoniemesse 'Agnus Dei'

    Singer: Mireille Asselin. Singer: Catherine Wyn‐Rogers. Singer: Jeremy Budd. Singer: Sumner Thompson. Orchestra: Handel and Haydn Society Orchestra. Director: Harry Christophers.
    • London Symphony No.99.
    • Coro.
    • 14.
  • Ole Bull

    The Herdgirl's Sunday

    Performer: Ole Edvard Antonsen. Ensemble: Kongelige norske marines musikkorps. Conductor: Ingar Bergby.
    • BIS.
  • Herbert Chappell

    Guitar Concerto no.1 'Caribbean Concerto' (Nocturne)

    Performer: Eduardo Fernández. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Barry Wordsworth.
    • DECCA.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.16 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes. Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
    • Grieg, Schumann: Piano Concertos: Andsnes, Jansons.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 3.
  • Gaspar Fernandes

    Tleycantimo choquiliya

    Choir: La Capella Reial de Catalunya. Ensemble: Hespèrion XXI. Conductor: Jordi Savall.
    • Villancicos y danzas criollas 1550-1750: Hesperion XXI/Savall.
    • Alia Vox.
    • 8.
  • Steven Stucky

    Paintings of Tamayo (Sleeping Musicians; The Great Galaxy)

    Orchestra: Singapore Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Lan Shui.
    • BIS.
  • Teresa Carreño

    La Corbeille de Feurs, Op.9

    Performer: Clara Rodriguez.
    • Teresa Carreno: Clara Rodriguez.
    • Nimbus.
    • 5.
  • Peter Erasmus Lange-Müller

    Vikingeblod (Viking Blood), Op. 50: Overture

    Orchestra: Aalborg Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Moshe Atzmon.
    • BIS.

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