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Thursday - Petroc's classical alarm call

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring our musical Advent Calendar, the next of our American Portraits, music complementing Radio 3's series, ‘The Way I See It’ and also including listener requests.


23 days left to listen

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • William Lawes

    Consort Suite à 5 no.3 in C minor (Pavan)

    Ensemble: Hespèrion XXI. Director: Jordi Savall.
    • Williams Lawes - Consort Sets in Five and Six Parts.
    • Alia Vox.
    • 9.
  • Franz Schubert

    Ellens Gesang 3, D.830

    Music Arranger: Arthur Harris. Performer: Isaac Stern. Orchestra: Columbia Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Frank Brieff.
    • Humoresque, Favourite Violin Encores: Stern/Columbia Symphony Orch/Brieff/Katims.
    • Sony Classical.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Divertimento in B flat K.287 (2nd mvt)

    Ensemble: Vienna Mozart Ensemble. Conductor: Willi Boskovsky.
    • Mozart: Serenades and Divertimenti.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Lobe den Herrn, meine Seele (Cantata BWV.69a)

    Singer: Katharine Fuge. Singer: Robin Tyson. Singer: Christoph Genz. Singer: Peter Harvey. Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Ensemble: English Baroque Soloists. Director: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Bach: Cantatas Vol. 6.
    • SDG.
    • 1.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Piano Trio in A minor (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: The Florestan Trio.
    • Hyperion.
  • Jean Langlais

    Agnus Dei (Messe Solenelle)

    Choir: Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge. Performer: Stephen Cleobury. Conductor: George Guest.
    • CD details tbc.
  • Jan Kubelík


    Performer: Pavel Šporcl. Performer: Petr Jiříkovský.
    • Supraphon.
  • Traditional

    Jesus Christ the apple tree

    Music Arranger: Elizabeth Poston. Choir: Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chorus. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 22.
  • Osvaldo Golijov

    Tancas Serradas A Muru (Ayre)

    Singer: Alice Zawadzki. Performer: Misha Mullov-Abbado. Performer: Alice Zawadzki. Performer: Shirley Smart.
    • BBC New Generation Artists recording.
  • Robert Schumann

    Piano Quintet in E flat major, Op.44 (4th mvt)

    Performer: Martha Argerich. Performer: Dora Schwarzberg. Performer: Lucy Hall. Performer: Nobuko Imai. Performer: Mischa Maisky.
    • Schumann: Chamber Works: Martha Argerich.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Richard Wagner

    Siegfried (Act 2, Sc 2: Forest Murmurs)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Klaus Tennstedt.
    • Wagner: Orchestral music from 'The Ring': Berlin Philharmonic/Tennstedt.
    • EMI.
  • Franz Schubert

    Die Taubenpost (Schwanengesang, D.957)

    Singer: Christian Gerhaher. Performer: Gerold Huber.
    • Schubert: Schwanengesang & 4 Lieder: Gerhaher/Huber.
    • Arte Nova Classics.
    • 14.
  • Reynaldo Hahn

    L'heure exquise

    Singer: Alice Coote. Performer: Graham Johnson.
    • L'heure Exquise - A French Songbook.
    • Hyperion.
    • 2.
  • Francesco Geminiani

    Concerto Grosso no.11 in E major after Corelli

    Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music. Conductor: Andrew Manze.
    • Geminiani: Concerti Grossi: Academy of Ancient Music.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 18.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Minnie che dolce nome (La Fanciulla del West)

    Singer: Aleksandra Kurzak. Singer: Roberto Alagna. Orchestra: Sinfonia Varsovia. Conductor: Riccardo Frizza.
    • Sony.
  • Hubert Klyne Headley

    Fiesta (California Suite)

    Performer: Anna Bogolyubova. Orchestra: Russian Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Dmitry Yablonsky.
    • Headley: California Suite: Bogolyubova/Russian Philharmonic Orchestra/Yablonsky.
    • Naxos.
    • 3.
  • John Adams

    Am I in your light? (Doctor Atomic)

    Singer: Julia Bullock. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: John Adams.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Polonaise (Scènes de ballet, Op.52)

    Orchestra: Moscow Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Alexander Anisimov.
    • The Best of Glazunov.
    • NAXOS.
    • 8.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Hymn of the Cherubim (Liturgy of St John Chrysostom)

    Choir: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • SIGNUM.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Acceleration waltz, Op.234

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Willi Boskovsky.
    • DECCA.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Keyboard Concerto in D major, H.18.11 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes. Orchestra: Det Norske Kammerorkester.
    • EMI CLASSICS : CZS-574789 2.
    • 7.


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