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Tuesday - Petroc's classical picks

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

  • Marin Marais

    Suite in G major (Chaconne)

    Performer: Paolo Pandolfo. Performer: Amélie Chemin. Performer: Thomas C. Boysen. Performer: Markus Hünninger.
    • Marais: Pieces for one and two Viols.
    • Glossa.
    • 10.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Night, Op.31 no.3

    Performer: Stephen Coombs.
    • Glazunov: The complete Solo Piano Music - 2, Stephen Coombs.
    • Helios.
    • 3.
  • Trad.

    Det lyser en stjärna

    Singer: Ulrika Bodén. Performer: Sandra Marteleur. Performer: Gunnar Idenstam. Choir: St James' Chamber Choir. Conductor: Gary Graden.
    • Folkjul 2 - A Swedish Folk Christmas.
    • BIS Records.
    • 8.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto for Harpsichord, Flute and Violin in A major, BWV.1044 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Rachel Podger. Performer: Katy Bircher. Performer: Marcin Świątkiewicz. Ensemble: Brecon Baroque.
    • Bach: Double and Triple Concertos.
    • Channel Classics.
    • 04.
  • Ruth Gipps

    Horn Concerto, Op 58 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: David Pyatt. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Braithwaite.
    • British Horn Concertos: Jacob/Arnold/Bowen/Gipps/Vinter.
    • Lyrita.
    • 11.
  • Tri Nguyen

    Sadness of the South

    Performer: Tri Nguyen. Performer: Dima Tsypkin.
    • The Art of the Vietnamese Zither.
    • ARC.
    • 07.
  • Dieterich Buxtehude

    Sonata in B flat major BuxWV.255, Op.1`4

    Performer: William Dongois. Performer: Stefan Légée. Performer: Pierre-Alain Clerc.
    • ACCENT.
  • Breakfast Carol Competition 2019, carol no.5

    • Simon Hancock

      Breakfast Carol Competition 2019; No.5 Go to the Child

      Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Bob Chilcott.
  • Domenico Cimarosa

    Il matrimonio segreto (Overture)

    Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Cello Sonata in G minor, Op.19 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Steven Isserlis. Performer: Stephen Hough.
    • Hyperion.
  • Franz Schubert

    Moments Musicaux, D.780 (no.4)

    Performer: Imogen Cooper.
    • Schubert 3: Imogen Cooper.
    • Ottavo.
    • 4.
  • Trad.

    Nåchtn spåt

    Music Arranger: ALMA. Ensemble: ALMA.
    • Cherubim.
    • Trikont.
    • 5.
  • Roger Quilter

    Go, lovely Rose (5 English love lyrics Op.24)

    Singer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson. Performer: Graham Johnson.
    • NAXOS.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Maskarade (Overture)

    Orchestra: DR SymfoniOrkestret. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
    • Nielsen: Orchestral Music: Danish National Symphony Orchestra, Dausgaard.
    • DaCapo.
  • Trad.

    Still, Still, Still

    Music Arranger: Graham Ross. Choir: DR VokalEnsemblet. Conductor: Graham Ross.
    • Many thanks to our colleagues in Danish Radio for this recording.
  • Johann Adam Reincken

    Partita no.1 in A minor (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: The Purcell Quartet.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    An Wasserflussen Babylon, BWV.653

    Performer: Pieter van Dijk.
    • ES-DUR.
  • Jean de Brébeuf

    Iesous Ahatonnia

    Music Arranger: François Lazarevitch. Choir: Maîtrise de Radio France. Ensemble: Les Musiciens de Saint-Julien. Conductor: François Lazarevitch.
    • ALPHA.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Carnival of the Animals (Finale)

    Performer: Martha Argerich. Performer: Nelson Freire. Performer: Gidon Kremer. Performer: Isabelle van Keulen. Performer: Tabea Zimmermann. Performer: Mischa Maisky. Performer: Georg Hörtnagel. Performer: Irena Grafenauer. Performer: Eduard Brunner. Performer: Edith Salmen-Weber. Performer: Markus Steckeler.
    • Saint-Saens: Carnaval des Animaux: Argerich/Frerie/Kremer.
    • Philips.
    • 14.
  • Charles Tomlinson Griffes

    The White Peacock

    Conductor: JoAnn Falletta. Orchestra: Buffalo Philharmonic.
    • Naxos.
  • 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.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Violin Concerto no. 3 in G major K.216 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Isabelle Faust. Orchestra: Il Giardino Armonico. Conductor: Giovanni Antonini.
    • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Violin Concertos.
    • 10.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in B flat major, Kk.248

    Performer: Pierre Hantaï.
    • Astree.


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