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Monday - Petroc's classical mix

Petroc Trelawny with Breakfast including two shortlisted carols from the Carol Competition, the Advent Calendar and an American Portrait. Email

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Gerald Finzi

    Concerto for violin and small orchestra (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Tasmin Little. Orchestra: City of London Sinfonia. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Finzi: Concertos.
    • Chandos.
    • 7.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Der Gartner, Op.17 no .3

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Performer: Delyth Wynne. Performer: Anthony Halstead. Performer: Christian Rutherford. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Brahms: Choral Works.
    • Philips.
    • 21.
  • Edward Elgar

    Chanson de matin Op.15`2

    Performer: Lydia Mordkovitch. Performer: Julian Milford.
    • Elgar: Sospiri - music for violin and piano: Mordkovitch/Milford.
    • Chandos.
    • 8.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Auch mit gedampften (Cantata no.36, BWV.36)

    Singer: Joanne Lunn. Performer: Maya Homburger. Orchestra: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Romance, Op.67

    Performer: Steven Isserlis. Orchestra: NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester. Conductor: Christoph Eschenbach.
    • RCA.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto grosso in C major HWV.318 'Alexander's Feast'

    Orchestra: The English Concert. Director: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Concerto Grosso 'Alexander's Feast'.
    • ARCHIV.
    • 1-4.
  • Breakfast Carol Competition 2019, carol no.4

    • Anthony Gray

      Breakfast Carol Competition 2019; No.4 Go to the Child

      Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Bob Chilcott.
  • Léo Delibes

    The Maids of Cadiz

    Music Arranger: Gordon Langford. Performer: Philippe Schartz. Performer: Cory Band. Conductor: Robert Childs.
    • The Magic of Brass.
    • Doyen.
    • 5.
  • Traditional Hungarian

    Betlehem, Betlehem

    Choir: KITKA Women's Vocal Ensemble.
    • Wintersongs.
    • Diaphonica Records.
    • 8.
  • Béla Bartók

    Swineherd's Dance (Hungarian Sketches, Sz.97)

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Bartok: Orchestral Works Vol.1: Budapest Festival Orchestra/Fischer.
    • Philips.
    • 7.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    The Thieving Magpie (Overture)

    Orchestra: Filarmonica della Scala. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Rossini: 10 Overtures - Chailly.
    • Decca.
    • 10.
  • Zequinha de Abreu

    Tico-tico no fuba

    Performer: Daniel Barenboim. Performer: Robert Kassinger. Performer: Cyro Baptista.
    • Daniel Barenboim - Brazilian Rhapsody.
    • TELDEC.
    • 1.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Messiah (Rejoice Greatly)

    Singer: Anu Komsi. Ensemble: Barocco Boreale. Conductor: Kreeta-Maria Kentala.
    • Recording from the European Broadcasting Union.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony no.4 in A major, Op.90 'Italian' (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • Mendelssohn: Symphony No.4; 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'.
    • Virgin Veritas.
    • 1.
  • Charles Ives

    The Unanswered Question (2 Contemplations)

    Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
    • DG.
  • Leroy Anderson

    Sleigh Ride

    Music Arranger: Ernest Tomlinson. Ensemble: Grimethorpe Colliery Band. Conductor: Major Peter Parkes.
    • A White Christmas with Grimethorpe.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 4.
  • Traditional Carol

    I Saw Three Ships

    Music Arranger: Sir David Willcocks. Choir: Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge. Director: Richard Marlow.
    • Carols From Trinity.
    • Conifer.
    • 14.
  • Trad.

    The Holly Bears a Berry

    Music Arranger: Spiers & Boden. Singer: Ian Giles. Performer: Giles Lewin. Ensemble: Spiers and Boden Duo. Performer: John Spiers. Performer: Jon Boden.
    • An English Folk Christmas.
    • 16.
  • Grażyna Bacewicz

    Overture for orchestra

    Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Łukasz Borowicz.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Breakfast Carol Competition 2019, carol no.3

    • Paul Lewis Edwards

      Breakfast Carol Competition 2019; No.3 Go to the Child

      Choir: BBC Singers. Performer: Richard Pearce. Conductor: Bob Chilcott.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 104 in D major, 'London' (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Les Musiciens du Louvre. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • Haydn, 12 London Symphonies: Marc Minkowski, Les Musiciens du Louvre-Grenobles.
    • Naive.
    • 12.
  • Noël Coward

    London Pride

    Performer: Noël Coward. Orchestra: Unknown. Conductor: Carroll Gibbons.
    • I'll see you again.
    • ASV.
    • 19.
  • Henry Purcell

    King Arthur (Chaconne)

    Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants. Conductor: William Christie.
    • ERATO.


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