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Wednesday - Petroc's classical picks

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


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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Thomas Campion

    The cypress curtain of the night

    Performer: Elizabeth Kenny. Singer: Robin Blaze.
    • Campion: Move Now with Measured Sound and other songs.
    • Hyperion.
    • 11.
  • Thomas Arne

    Alfred (Overture)

    Ensemble: Collegium Musicum 90. Director: Simon Standage.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Clarinet Quintet in B flat major, Op.34 (4th mvt)

    Performer: Annelien Van Wauwe. Ensemble: Van Kuijk Quartet.
    • BBC New Generation Artists recording.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Erbarme dich (St Matthew Passion, BWV.244)

    Performer: Lucie Horsch. Director: Bojan Čičić. Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music.
    • Decca.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Ave Maria

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • UCJ.
  • Elfrida Andrée

    Piano Quintet in E minor (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Lena Johnson. Ensemble: The Stockholm Quartet.
    • Caprice.
  • Fanny Mendelssohn

    Andante Soave, Op.5 no.6

    Performer: Béatrice Rauchs.
    • BIS.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Va col canto (Cor Fedele [Clori, Tirsi et Fileno])

    Singer: Lorraine Hunt Lieberson. Orchestra: Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale. Conductor: Nicholas McGegan.
    • Clori, Tirsi e Fileno.
    • 6.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Trio in B flat major, Op.97 'Archduke' (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Alexander Melnikov. Performer: Isabelle Faust. Performer: Jean‐Guihen Queyras.
    • Beethoven: Piano Trios Op.70 No.2 and Op.97.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 6.
  • George Gershwin

    Rhapsody in Blue

    Performer: Wayne Marshall. Orchestra: Aalborg Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Wayne Marshall.
    • Gershwin: Orchestral Works: Wayne Marshall.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 1.
  • Kurt Weill

    My ship (Lady in the Dark)

    Lyricist: Ira Gershwin. Music Arranger: Eric Stern. Performer: Dawn Upshaw. Orchestra: Unnamed orchestra. Conductor: Eric Stern.
    • Elektra.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude (Suite transc. from Bach Partita BWV.1006)

    Performer: Daniil Trifonov.
    • DG.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Symphony no. 6 in B minor Op.74 'Pathetique' (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Semyon Bychkov.
    • DECCA.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    Violin Concerto no.1 in D, Op.6 (1st mvt - Sauret cadenza)

    Composer: Émile Sauret. Performer: Francesca Dego. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Daniele Rustioni.
    • DG.
    • 1.
  • Isabella Leonarda

    Sonata VII à tre

    Ensemble: Concerto Soave. Director: Jean-Marc Aymes.
  • Sally Whitwell

    Road Trip

    Performer: Sally Walker. Performer: Sally Whitwell.
    • Women of Note.
    • ABC.
    • 09.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail, K.384 (Martern aller Arten)

    Singer: Natalie Dessay. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Conductor: Louis Langrée.
    • Heroines.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 10.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Danse russe; Chez Petrushka (Petrushka)

    Performer: Denis Matsuev.
    • Stravinsky/Tchaikovsky: Denis Matsuev.
    • RCA.
    • 1-2.
  • Tomás Luis de Victoria

    Ecce quomodo moritur à 4

    Choir: Platinum Consort. Conductor: Scott Inglis-Kidger.
    • In The Dark: Platinum Consort, Scott Inglis-Kidger.
    • Resonus.
    • 12.


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