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Thursday - Petroc's classical mix

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring Breakfast Beethoven - music by the great composer perfect for Breakfast time - and listener requests.

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Georges Bizet

    Carmen Suite no.1 (Intermezzo)

    Orchestra: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jesús López Cobos.
    • Bizet: Carmen Suite, Symphony No. 1: Jesus Lopez-Cobos.
    • Telarc.
    • 5.
  • Franz Strauss

    Nocturno, Op.7

    Performer: David Pyatt. Performer: Martin Jones.
    • David Pyatt Recital.
    • ERATO.
    • 4.
  • Jennifer Higdon

    All Things Majestic (String Lake)

    Orchestra: Nashville Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Giancarlo Guerrero.
    • Higdon: All Things Majestic, Viola Concerto & Oboe Concerto (Live).
    • Naxos.
    • 3.
  • Muriel Herbert

    The Lake Isle of Innisfree

    Singer: James Gilchrist. Performer: David Owen Norris.
    • LINN.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto, BWV.978 (after Vivaldi's Violin Concerto RV.310)

    Performer: Nicanor Zabaleta. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Luis Antonio García Navarro.
    • DG.
  • Walter Mourant

    The Pied Piper

    Performer: George MacDonald. Ensemble: Royal Northern Sinfonia. Conductor: Steuart Bedford.
    • Musical Fun & Games.
    • ASV.
    • 22.
  • Eriks Esenvalds

    Rivers of Light

    Performer: Pacific Lutheran University Choir of the West. Conductor: Richard Nance.
    • There Will Come Soft Rains.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 04.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Spiegel im Spiegel

    Performer: Daniel Hope. Performer: Simon Mulligan.
    • Shostakovich/Penderecki/Part: Violin Sonata: Daniel Hope.
    • Nimbus.
    • 005.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no.67 in F major (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale. Conductor: Nicholas McGegan.
    • Philharmonia Baroque Productions.
  • Alexander Borodin

    In the Steppes of Central Asia

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Geoffrey Simon.
    • Borodin: Requiem/Polovtsian Dances: Philharmonia Orchestra: Geoffrey Simon.
    • Cala.
    • 8.
  • Traditional Russian

    In the Moonlight

    Music Arranger: Vasily Andreyev. Orchestra: Osipov State Russian Folk Orchestra. Conductor: Vitaly Gnutov.
    • Balalaika Favorites.
    • Mercury.
    • 6.
  • 'So, we'll go no more a roving' written by Lord Byron, read by Cornelius Garrett

  • Edvard Grieg

    Notturno (Lyric Pieces, Op.54)

    Performer: Eva Knardahl.
    • Grieg: Lyric Pieces, Books 5-7: Knardahl.
    • BIS.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Euryanthe (Overture)

    Orchestra: Staatskapelle Dresden. Conductor: Marek Janowski.
    • EMI.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Si dolce è'l tormento

    Singer: Philippe Jaroussky. Ensemble: L’Arpeggiata. Director: Christina Pluhar.
    • Monteverdi: Teatro d'Amore: L'Arpeggiata/Pluhar.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 6.
  • Claude Debussy

    Serenade of the Doll (Children's Corner)

    Performer: Aleck Karis.
    • Debussy: Etudes/Children's Corner.
    • Bridge.
    • 15.
  • Scott Joplin

    Weeping willow

    Performer: Dick Hyman.
    • Scott Joplin - Piano Works, 1899-1904.
    • RCA.
    • 013.
  • Jerry Herman

    Hello Dolly!

    Music Arranger: Louis Armstrong. Ensemble: Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars.
    • MCA RECORDS.
  • George Enescu

    Romanian rhapsody no. 1 in A major Op.11`1

    Orchestra: MDR Sinfonieorchester. Conductor: Kristjan Järvi.
    • The Kristjan Järvi Sound Project - Balkan Fever.
    • Naive.
    • 1.
  • Jeremiah Clarke

    Suite in D major, 'Suite de Clairque' (The Duke of Gloster's March)

    Performer: John Wallace. Ensemble: Wallace Collection. Orchestra: English Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: William Boughton.
    • Rule Britanna.
    • Nimbus.
    • 9.
  • Gavin Bryars

    Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet

    Singer: Tom Waits. Ensemble: Gavin Bryars Ensemble.
    • Phillips.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Concerto no.5 in E flat major, Op.73, 'Emperor' (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Paul Lewis. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jiří Bělohlávek.
    • Beethoven Complete Piano Concertos Lewis - Belohlavek.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 3.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Vespers (All-Night Vigil), Op 37 (Blessed is the Man)

    Choir: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • Russian Treasures.
    • Signum.
    • 12.

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