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Monday - 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.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Matthew Locke

    Suite no.1 in D minor

    Ensemble: His Majestys Sagbutts and Cornetts.
    • Helios.
  • Dmitry Bortniansky

    Sacred Concerto no.14

    Orchestra: Russian State Symphony Capella. Conductor: Valery Kuzmich Polyansky.
    • Bortnyansky, Sacred Concertos Volume Two, Russian State Symphonic Cappella.
    • Chandos.
    • 13.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Viola da Gamba Sonata no.1 in G major BWV.1027

    Performer: Mischa Maisky. Performer: Martha Argerich.
    • DG.
  • Stephen Sondheim

    Send in the Clowns (A LIttle Night Music)

    Performer: Judi Dench. Performer: Royal National Theatre Band.
    • TRING.
  • Sigur Rós


    Music Arranger: Guy Button. Ensemble: 12 Ensemble.
    • Sigur Rós: Fljótavík.
    • Sancho Panza Records.
    • 101.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Concerto no.19 in F major, K.459 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Richard Goode. Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Nonesuch.
  • Bob Chilcott

    Downing Service (Magnificat)

    Choir: Wells Cathedral Choir. Performer: Jonathan Vaughn. Conductor: Matthew Owens.
    • Chilcott: Requiem: Wells Cathedral Choir/Matthew Owens.
    • Hyperion.
    • 12.
  • Maddalena Laura Sirmen

    String Quartet no.3 in G minor (2nd mvt)

    Ensemble: Accademia della Magnifica Comunità.
    • Lombardini Sirmen: String Quartets Nos. 1-6.
    • Tactus.
    • 302.
  • Marc‐Antoine Charpentier

    'O' Antiphons for Advent H.36-43 (excerpts)

    Orchestra: Les Arts Florissants. Conductor: William Christie.
    • harmonia mundi.
  • Darius Milhaud

    L' Apotheose de Moliere Op.286

    Performer: Jack Gibbons. Orchestra: The New London Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • Carnaval D'Aix - Carnaval De Londres etc New London Orchestra/Ronald Corp.
    • Hyperion.
    • 13.
  • Richard Wagner

    The Angel (Wesendonck-Lieder)

    Singer: Susan Bullock. Performer: Malcolm Martineau.
    • AVIE.
  • Thomas Weelkes

    Voluntarie II

    Performer: Timothy Byram-Wigfield.
    • Helios.
  • Joaquín Turina

    Zapateado; Sacromont (Danzas andaluzas; Danzas gitanas)

    Performer: Alicia de Larrocha.
    • EMI.
  • Ravi Shankar

    Swara-kakali (Rag tilang, Aochar)

    Performer: Daniel Hope. Performer: Gaurav Mazumdar. Performer: Asok Chakraborty. Performer: Gilda Sebastian.
    • Ravel/Falla/Schnittke/Bartok/Shankar: East meets West: Daniel Hope.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 18.
  • Thomas Campion

    Cold Nights Freeze Me Dead

    Music Arranger: Sarah Dacey. Choir: Juice Vocal Ensemble.
    • Resonus.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Symphony no.4 in F minor, Op.36 (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
    • Tchaikovsky: Symphony no.4: Francesca Da Rimini, Bernstein.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 4.
  • Virgil Thomson

    Barcelona. St. Ignatius and one of two literally (Four Saints in Three Acts, Act III)

    Performer: Arthur Thompson. Orchestra: Orchestra of Our Time. Conductor: Joel Thorne. Singer: Clamma Dale. Narrator: Benjamin Brown. Singer: Willie Brown. Singer: Florence Quivar.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no. 9 in C major H.1.9

    Orchestra: Kammerorchester Basel. Conductor: Giovanni Antonini.
    • Alpha.
  • John Kander


    Performer: Judi Dench. Ensemble: Original London Cast.
  • Percy Grainger

    English Waltz

    Performer: Penelope Thwaites. Performer: John Lavender.
    • Grainger: Piano Music for Four Hands Vol.1: Thwaites/Lavender.
    • Pavillion.
    • 12.
  • Ivor Gurney

    By a bierside

    Orchestrator: Herbert Howells. Singer: Dame Sarah Connolly. Orchestra: Aurora Orchestra. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • Signum.


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