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Friday - Petroc's classical alarm call

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests and the Friday poem.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Mario Castelnuovo‐Tedesco

    Guitar Quintet Op.143 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Jason Vieaux. Ensemble: Escher String Quartet.
    • Azica Records.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Daphnis et Chloé Suite no.2 (Lever du jour)

    Orchestra: Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin.
    • Yannick Nezet-Seguin Ravel Rotterdam Phiharmonic Orchestra.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 1.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    String Quartet no.16 in F Major, Op.135 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Casals Quartet.
    • Beethoven: Inventions 3.
    • harmonia mundi.
    • 7.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Organ Concerto in G major, BWV.592

    Performer: Simon Preston.
    • DG.
  • Franz Schubert

    Piano Quintet in A major, D.667 'Trout' (5th mvt)

    Performer: Frank Braley. Performer: Renaud Capuçon. Performer: Gérard Caussé. Performer: Gautier Capuçon. Performer: Alois Posch.
    • Schubert: Piano Quintet 'The Trout': Capucon/Causse/Braley/Posch.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 5.
  • William Byrd

    Ne irascaris, Domine

    Choir: Tallis Scholars. Director: Peter Phillips.
    • The Tallis Scholars Sing William Byrd.
    • Gimell.
    • 3.
  • Jean-Baptiste Arban

    Variations on a Tyrolian Theme

    Music Arranger: Roger Harvey. Performer: Frank Lloyd. Ensemble: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble.
    • Philip Jones Brass Ensemble: Lolipops.
    • Claves.
    • 9.
  • Dame Ethel Smyth

    Fete Galante (Overture: Sarabande & Musette)

    Ensemble: Lontano. Conductor: Odaline de la Martinez.
    • Retrospect Opera.
  • Jean‐Baptiste Lully

    Isis (Prologue; Overture)

    Ensemble: Les Talens Lyriques. Conductor: Christophe Rousset.
    • APARTE.
    • 1.
  • Fanny Mendelssohn

    Capriccio in A flat major

    Performer: Johannes Moser. Performer: Alasdair Beatson.
    • Mendelssohn & Mendelssohn-Hensel: Works for Cello & Piano.
    • 8.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Iphigenia in Tauris (Oh, fair the fruits of Leto blow)

    Singer: Heather Lowe. Choir: The Joyful Company of Singers. Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia. Conductor: Alan Tongue.
    • Ralph Vaughan Williams: Beyond My Dream - Music for Greek Plays.
    • Albion Records.
    • 7.
  • Eugène Ysaÿe

    Solo Violin Sonata no,2 in A minor, Op,27 'Obsession' (1st mvt)

    Performer: Alina Ibragimova.
    • Hyperion CDA67993.
    • Hyperion.
    • 005.
  • Friday Poem

    • "A Valediction for Philip Larkin", written and read by Clive James

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Non so più cosa (The Marriage of Figaro)

    Singer: Magdalena Kožená. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 10.
  • Billy Strayhorn

    Take the "A" Train

    Ensemble: Duke Ellington & His Orchestra.
    • Big Bands In Hi-Fi Volume 2.
    • Capitol Records.
    • 4.
  • Pablo de Sarasate

    Concert fantasy on 'Carmen'

    Performer: Akiko Suwanai. Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Dvorák: Violin Concerto / Sarasate: Carmen Fantasy - Bennett, Suwanai.
    • Philips.
    • 2.
  • José Maurício Nunes Garcia

    Marília Si Me Não Amas

    Singer: Alberto Pacheco. Performer: Mário Trilha.
    • Tratore.
  • Francisco António de Almeida

    Fado do Campo Grande

    Lyricist: José Carlos Ary dos Santos. Singer: Carlos do Carmo. Performer: António Chainho. Performer: Raul Nery.
    • Universal Music Portugal.
  • Sofia Gubaidulina

    The Drummer (Musical Toys)

    Performer: Mei Yi Foo.
    • ODRADEK.
  • Gaetano Donizetti

    Una furtiva lagrima (L'elisir d'amore)

    Singer: Luciano Pavarotti. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Bonynge.
    • Donizetti: L'Elisir D'Amore: Sutherland/Pavarotti/ECO/Bonynge.
    • Decca.
    • 11.
  • Colin Mawby

    Ave Verum Corpus

    Choir: Westminster Cathedral Choir. Performer: Iain Simcock. Conductor: James OʼDonnell.
    • Hyperion.
  • Alfonso X el Sabio

    Saltarello (Cantigas 79-119)

    Performer: Hespèrion XXI. Director: Jordi Savall.
    • Orient - Occident 1200-1700.
    • Alia Vox.
    • 20.
  • Ferdinand Laub

    Saltarello, Op.4 no.4

    Performer: Pavel Šporcl. Performer: Petr Jiříkovský.
    • Supraphon.
  • Gerald Finzi

    It Was a Lover and His Lass (Let Us Garlands Bring)

    Performer: Ian Bostridge. Performer: Sir Antonio Pappano.
    • WARNER.
  • John Rutter

    Visions (Finale: The Holy City)

    Performer: Kerson Leong. Choir: Choristers of Temple Church. Orchestra: Aurora Orchestra. Conductor: John Rutter.


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