Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Monday - Petroc's classical commute

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.

Email 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Song without Words in E major, Op.19 no.1

    Performer: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Mendelssohn: Lieder Ohne Worte: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Song without Words in D major, Op.30 no.5

    Performer: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Mendelssohn: Lieder Ohne Worte: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 11.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Song without Words in A minor, Op.62 no.5 'Venetianisches Gondellied'

    Performer: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Mendelssohn: Lieder Ohne Worte: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 5.
  • Morten Lauridsen

    Contre qui, rose (Les chansons des roses)

    Choir: Polyphony. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • Les Chansons Des Roses.
    • Hyperion.
    • 7.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Double Concerto in D minor, BWV.1043

    Performer: Rachel Podger. Performer: Andrew Manze. Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music. Director: Andrew Manze.
    • J.S.Bach, Solo & Double Violin Concertos.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 1.
  • John Playford

    The Rover Reformed

    Performer: Jordi Savall. Performer: Andrew Lawrence‐King. Performer: Frank McGuire.
    • The Celtic Viol 2: Savall/Lawrence-King/McGuire.
    • Alia Vox.
    • 2.
  • Amy Beach

    Dreaming (Four Sketches, Op 15)

    Performer: Kirsten Johnson.
    • Guild.
  • Charles‐Marie Widor

    Introduction and Rondo, Op.72

    Music Arranger: Jelle Tassyns. Performer: Annelien Van Wauwe. Orchestra: Orchestre National de Lille. Conductor: Alexandre Bloch.
    • Belle époque.
    • PENTATONE.
    • 501.
  • Claude Debussy

    Pour la danseuse aux crotales (Épigraphes antiques)

    Orchestrator: Ernest Ansermet. Orchestra: Lyon Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Jun Märkl.
    • Debussy.: Orchestral Works, Vol. 5; Markl.
    • Naxos.
    • 11.
  • Claude Debussy

    Pour un tombeau sans nom (Épigraphes antiques)

    Orchestrator: Ernest Ansermet. Orchestra: Lyon Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Jun Märkl.
    • Debussy.: Orchestral Works, Vol. 5; Markl.
    • Naxos.
    • 9.
  • Leopold Mozart

    A musical sleigh ride

    Music Arranger: Philip Lane. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Barry Wordsworth.
    • The Night Before Christmas.
    • Naxos.
    • 1.
  • Manuel de Falla

    En El Generalife (Nights in the Gardens of Spain)

    Performer: Yvonne Loriod. Orchestra: Orchestre de l’Opéra National de Paris. Conductor: Manuel Rosenthal.
    • ADES.
  • Antonio de Cabezón

    Doulce Memoire en Plaisir Consommee

    Performer: Guy Bovet.
    • El Organo Historico Espanol 6: Salamanca.
    • Valois.
    • 2.
  • Agustín Lara

    Granada

    Singer: José Carreras. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Roberto Benzi.
    • The Essential Jose Carreras.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 10.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Tango (Espana)

    Music Arranger: Leopold Godowsky. Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
    • Decca.
  • Kurt Weill

    Lonely house (Street Scene)

    Singer: Dawn Upshaw. Orchestra: Orchestra of St. Luke’s. Conductor: David Zinman.
    • Dawn Upshaw: The World So Wide.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 6.
  • Constantin von Sternberg

    Troisieme etude de concert Op.103

    Performer: Józef Hofmann.
    • NIMBUS.
  • Zoltán Kodály

    Dances of Marosszek

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • HUNGAROTON.
  • David Tudor

    Rainforest Version 1 (excerpt)

    Performer: David Tudor.
    • OHM+.
    • Ellipsis Arts.
  • Catrin Finch

    Listen to the Grass Grow

    Performer: Catrin Finch. Performer: Seckou Keita.
    • SOAR.
    • bendigedig.
    • 6.
  • Henry Purcell

    How blest are shepherds (King Arthur)

    Singer: Paul Elliott. Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Orchestra: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • ERATO.
  • Ernest Chausson

    Viviane

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier.
    • Chandos.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Bassoon Concerto in E flat major, RV.483

    Performer: Sergio Azzolini. Ensemble: L'Aura Soave Cremona. Conductor: Diego Cantalupi.
    • Naive.

Broadcast

Carol Competition 2019

Carol Competition 2019

Here's everything you need to know about our competition for amateur composers.

Five simple steps for morning mindfulness

Five simple steps for morning mindfulness

How listening to R3 Breakfast can reduce stress, aid mindfulness and cure morning breath.

Wake up your brain cells with our morning music quiz

Wake up your brain cells with our morning music quiz

How many of these rousing music questions can you answer?

Sounds of the Earth

Sounds of the Earth

In this Weekend Breakfast feature, we hear the natural world in its many guises.

Chilled – five great Russian winter pieces you’ve mostly never heard of …

Chilled –  five great Russian winter pieces you’ve mostly never heard of …

The BBC's Steve Rosenberg (a handy pianist) chips the ice off favourite classical scores.

Get singing: The Pankhurst Anthem

Get singing: The Pankhurst Anthem

We're inviting singers to mark 100 years of UK women's suffrage with a new choral work.