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Friday - Petroc's classical commute

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests and the Friday poem.

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • William Lawes

    Consort Suite a 6 no.3 in F 'Sunrise' (Fantazy)

    Ensemble: Phantasm.
    • William Lawes: Consorts in Six Parts.
    • CHANNEL.
    • 8.
  • Claude Debussy

    Pagodes (Estampes)

    Performer: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet.
    • DECCA.
  • William Byrd

    Timete Dominum

    Performer: The Marian Consort. Conductor: Rory McCleery.
    • Singing in Secret.
    • Delphian.
    • 05.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No.2 in F major, BWV.1047

    Performer: Gabriele Cassone. Performer: Giovanni Antonini. Performer: Paolo Grazzi. Performer: Enrico Onofri. Ensemble: Il Giardino Armonico.
    • J.S. Bach: The Brandenburg Concertos; Il Giardino Armonico.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 5.
  • Henry Purcell

    Here the deities approve (Welcome to all the pleasures)

    Singer: Robin Blaze. Ensemble: Collegium Vocale Gent. Director: Philippe Herreweghe.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
  • Samuel Wesley

    12 Voluntaries, Op.6 (no.8)

    Performer: Jennifer Bate.
    • SOMM.
  • George Gershwin

    Lullaby

    Ensemble: Brodsky Quartet.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Maurice Ravel

    La flûte enchantée (Shéhérazade)

    Singer: Maria Ewing. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Ferde Grofé

    Grand Canyon Suite (4th mvt, Sunset)

    Orchestra: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Hans-Dieter Baum.
    • Capriccio.
  • Franz Schubert

    Zum Eingang (German Mass, D.872)

    Ensemble: Ensemble Nobiles.
    • The German Mass.
    • GENUIN.
    • 1.
  • Franz Schubert

    Piano Sonata in A major D.664 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Llŷr Williams.
    • Llŷr Williams: Schubert, Vol. 6.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 201.
  • Rutland Boughton

    How beautiful they are (The Immortal Hour)

    Choir: Geoffrey Mitchell Choir. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Alan G. Melville.
    • Rutland Boughton: The Immortal Hour.
    • Hyperion.
  • Rutland Boughton

    Faery Chorus (The Immortal Hour)

    Conductor: Alan Melville. Performer: English Chamber Orchestra. Singer: Maldwyn Davies.
    • Rutland Boughton: The Immortal Hour.
    • Hyperion.
    • 21.
  • Friday Poem

    • 'The Angler’s Wish' by Izaak Walton, read by Stewart Clapp

  • John Jenkins

    Fantasia No.1 for 5 viols

    Ensemble: The Spirit of Gambo. Director: Freek Borstlap.
    • Consort Music for Viols.
    • Musica Ficta.
  • Steve Reich

    Clapping Music

    Performer: Sam Walton. Performer: Neil Percy.
    • LSO LIVE.
  • Orlando Gibbons

    O clap your hands; God is gone up

    Choir: VOCES8.
    • Voces 8: A Choral Taspestry.
    • Signum Classics.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (Solomon)

    Ensemble: The English Concert. Director: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Pachelbel/Handel/Vivaldi etc: The English Concert/Pinnock.
    • Archiv.
    • 10.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Will the sun forget to streak (Solomon)

    Singer: Tora Augestad. Ensemble: Music for a While.
    • GRAPPA.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Romance no.2 in F major, Op.50

    Performer: Gil Shaham. Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • DG.
  • Geoffrey Bush

    Polly Pillicote (Songs of Wonder)

    Singer: Ian Partridge. Performer: Geoffrey Bush.
    • Chandos.
  • Geoffrey Bush

    I had a little nut-tree (Songs of Wonder)

    Singer: Ian Partridge. Performer: Geoffrey Bush.
    • Chandos.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Peter and the Wolf (The Procession to the Zoo)

    Narrator: David Bowie. Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Eugene Ormandy.
    • RCA.
  • Louis‐Claude Daquin

    Le Coucou (Harpsichord Suite no.3)

    Performer: Sergey Rachmaninov.
    • Great Pianists - Rachmaninov.
    • NAXOS.
    • 10.
  • Ewan MacColl

    The Shoals of Herring

    Singer: Ewan MacColl.
    • New Electric Muse: The Story Of Folk Into Rock CD1.
    • ESSENTIAL.
    • 4.
  • Louis Armstrong

    Gully Low Blues

    Performer: Louis Armstrong. Ensemble: Louis Armstrong and His Hot Seven.
    • (from the album The Hot Fives And Hot Sevens, Volume III.
    • Columbia.
  • Olivier Messiaen

    Les Anges (La Nativite du Seigneur)

    Performer: Jennifer Bate.
  • Henry Litolff

    Concerto symphonique No 4 in D minor, Op 102 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Peter Donohoe. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
    • Hyperion.

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