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Tuesday - Petroc's classical mix

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


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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Carlo Gesualdo

    Illumina faciem tuam

    Ensemble: Gesualdo Six. Director: Owain Park.
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

    Clarinet Quintet in F-Sharp Minor, Op. 10: II. Larghetto affettuoso

    Performer: Stephan Siegenthaler. Ensemble: Leipziger Streichquartett.
    • British Clarinet Quintets.
    • CPO.
    • 6.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Rondo in G major, Op 51 No 2

    Performer: Louis Lortie.
    • Beethoven: Eroica Variations, Fur Elise: Louis Lortie.
    • Chandos.
    • 26.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Wir eilen mit schwachen, doch emsigen Schritten (Cantata No 78)

    Singer: Julianne Baird. Singer: Allan Fast. Ensemble: Bach‐Collegium Stuttgart. Conductor: Joshua Rifkin.
  • Luigi Boccherini

    String Quintet No 11 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Isaac Stern. Performer: Cho-Liang Lin. Performer: Jaime Laredo. Performer: Yo‐Yo Ma. Performer: Sharon Robinson.
    • Schubert/Boccherini: String Quintets.
    • 006.
  • James Whitbourn

    Gratias agimus tibi

    Choir: Cor Cantiamo. Conductor: Eric A. Johnson.
    • James Whitbourn: The Seven Heavens (Chamber Version) & Other Works.
    • Divine Art.
    • 12.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Caprice on Danish and Russian Airs

    Performer: Canada's National Arts Centre Wind Quintet. Performer: Stéphane Lemelin.
    • NAXOS.
  • Stefano Landi

    A che più l'arc tendere [why do you still draw your bow?]

    Performer: Kiya Tabassian. Singer: Suzie LeBlanc. Ensemble: Constantinople Ensemble.
  • Arnold Schoenberg

    Presto in C major for string quartet

    Ensemble: Arditti Quartet.
  • Luise Adolpha Le Beau

    Deutscher Reigen, Op. 49

    Performer: Ana-Marija Markovina.
    • GENUIN.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Spring Song, Op. 16

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
    • Sibelius: Lemminkäinen Suite etc.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 005.
  • Goff Richards

    Sweet Nightingale

    Performer: David Willison. Singer: Benjamin Luxon.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Richard Rodgers

    O what a beautiful morning (from Oklahoma!)

    • Rodgers & Hammerstein at the Movies.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 2.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Piano Sonata No. 2 in C major, Hob.XVI:7

    Performer: Ronald Brautigam.
    • BIS.
  • Giuseppe Antonio Brescianello

    Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 1 No. 4

    Performer: Shaun Lee-Chen. Orchestra: Australian Brandenburg Orchestra. Director: Paul Dyer.
    • ABC Classics.
  • Traditional Abruzzi chorus

    Alla fiera di Lanciano [Fair Lanciano]

    • ARION.
  • Anonymous

    Fenesta vascia

    Singer: Luciano Pavarotti. Orchestra: Orchestra del Teatro Comunale di Bologna. Conductor: Anton Guadagno.
    • DECCA.
  • Vivian Dunn

    The Captain General

    Performer: Massed Bands of the Royal Marines.
    • Marches and Overtures.
    • Chevron.
    • 10.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Introduction and Allegro

    Ensemble: Nash Ensemble.
    • CRC.
  • Amy Beach

    Three Shakespeare Songs, Op 37

    Singer: Emma Kirkby. Performer: James Lisney.
    • BIS.
  • Giuseppe Torelli

    Sonata in D major for trumpet, strings and continuo

    Performer: Håkan Hardenberger. Ensemble: I Musici.
    • PHILIPS.


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