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Wednesday - Petroc's classical rise and shine

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

  • César Franck

    Panis Angelicus

    Orchestrator: Leopold Stokowski. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Matthias Bamert.
    • Stokowski Encores.
    • Chandos.
    • 08.
  • Marin Marais

    Chaconne in C major (Pièces en trio, 1692)

    Performer: William Hunt. Ensemble: The Purcell Quartet.
    • Marin Marais 'La folia' & other music for viols and violins The Purcell Quartet.
    • Hyperion.
    • 8.
  • Sir Hamilton Harty

    Piano Concerto in B minor (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Peter Donohoe. Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Takuo Yuasa.
    • Naxos.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Coffee, I must have coffee (Coffee-Cantata, BWV.211)

    Singer: Carolyn Sampson. Ensemble: Bach Collegium Japan. Director: Masaaki Suzuki.
    • J.S.Bach: Secular Cantatas BWV 210 & 211.
    • BIS.
    • 14.
  • Fanny Mendelssohn

    Fantasia in G minor

    Performer: Johannes Moser. Performer: Alasdair Beatson.
    • Works for Cello and Piano.
    • Pentatone.
    • 07.
  • King Henry VIII of England

    Green grow'th the holly

    Ensemble: Theatre of Voices. Director: Paul Hillier.
    • Carols from the Old and New Worlds.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 18.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Evening in the Mountains, Op.68`4

    Orchestra: West German Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Eivind Aadland.
    • Grieg: Complete Symphonic.
    • AUDITE.
    • 09.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Lake in the Mountains (49th Parallel)

    Performer: Ian Brown.
    • Vaughan Wiliams: Violin Sonata; String Quartet No.2 etc..
    • Hyperion.
    • 1.
  • Ernest John Moeran

    In the Mountain Country

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: JoAnn Falletta.
    • Moeran: In the Mountain Country.
    • Naxos.
    • 2.
  • Morten Lauridsen

    Mid-Winter Songs (She tells her love while half asleep)

    Author: Robert Graves. Choir: Polyphony. Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • Mid-Winter Songs etc..
    • Hyperion.
    • 03.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Divertimento in D major K.136

    Ensemble: Van Kuijk Quartet.
    • Alpha Classics.
  • Meredith Monk

    On Behalf of Nature (Eon)

    Performer: John Hollenbeck. Performer: Bohdan Hilash. Performer: Allison Sniffin.
    • ECM.
  • Franz Liszt

    Valse impromptu S.213

    Performer: Leslie Howard.
    • Liszt Waltzes.
    • Hyperion.
    • 9.
  • Vincent d’Indy

    Symphony on a French Mountain Air (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Louis Lortie. Orchestra: Iceland Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • D'indy: Orchestral Works Vol. 5.
    • Chandos.
    • 03.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Prelude and Fugue in A flat major, Op.87 no.17

    Performer: Alexander Melnikov.
    • Shostakovich The Preludes & Fugues Alexander Melnikov Piano.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 9.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Alina Ibragimova. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski.
    • Mendelssohn: Violin Concertos: Ibragimova/OAE/Jurowski.
    • Hyperion.
    • 2.
  • Barbara Strozzi

    Gl'occhi superbi

    Ensemble: Musica Secreta.
    • Amon Ra records.
  • Geirr Tveitt

    Stolstone (100 Folk-tunes from Hardanger)

    Orchestra: Stavanger Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Ole Kristian Ruud.
    • Hundrad Hardingtonar.
    • BIS.
    • 10.
  • Arnold Bax

    A Mountain Mood

    Performer: Ashley Wass.
    • Bax: Piano Music Vol. 3.
    • Naxos.
    • 2.
  • Mark O’Connor

    Appalachia Waltz

    Performer: Mark O’Connor. Performer: Yo‐Yo Ma. Singer: Edgar Meyer.
    • Mark O'Connor & Yo-Yo Ma.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 02.
  • Richard Strauss

    An Alpine Symphony, Op.64

    Orchestra: Staatskapelle Weimar. Conductor: Antoni Wit.
    • NAXOS.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    None but the lonely heart, Op.6 no. 6

    Performer: Daniel Lozakovich. Performer: Stanislav Soloviev.
    • None But The Lonely Heart.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 5.


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