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Thursday - Petroc's classical mix

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Sonata No.18, a 14

    Ensemble: Gabrieli Players. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • ARCHIV.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Serenade in C minor, K.388 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Heinz Holliger. Performer: Louise Pellerin. Performer: Eduard Brunner. Performer: Elmar Schmid. Performer: Klaus Thunemann. Performer: Matthew Wilkie. Performer: Hermann Baumann. Performer: Radovan Vlatković.
    • Mozart: Wind Serenades: Hollinger/Brunner/Thunemann/Baumann.
    • Philips.
    • 1.
  • Hildegard von Bingen

    O virtus sapientiae

    Singer: Kirsteen Rogers. Choir: Armonico Consort. Director: Christopher Monks.
    • Naked Byrd two: Armonico Consort.
    • Signum Classics.
  • Judith Weir

    O Sapientia (3 Chorales)

    Ensemble: Hebrides Ensemble.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Auf Christi Himmelfahrt allein (Cantata BWV.128)

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Ensemble: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Bach Cantatas: Gardiner.
    • SDG.
    • 18.
  • Henry Purcell

    An Evening Hymn Z.193

    Singer: Carolyn Sampson. Performer: Elizabeth Kenny.
    • BIS.
  • Fats Waller

    Handful of Keys

    Performer: Fats Waller.
    • No CD details available.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Rondo in G major, Op.129 'Rage over a lost penny'

    Performer: Evgeny Kissin.
    • Bach-Bussoni - Chaconne, Beethoven - Rondos: Evgeny Kissin.
    • RCA Red Seal.
    • 3.
  • Franz Schubert

    String Quartet no.14 in D Minor D.810 'Death and the Maiden' (2nd mvt)

    Ensemble: Chiaroscuro Quartet.
    • Schubert: String Quartets Nos. 14 & 9.
    • BIS.
    • 102.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Madamina, il catalogo è questo (Don Giovanni)

    Singer: Bryn Terfel. Orchestra: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra. Conductor: James Levine.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutshe Grammophon.
    • 3.
  • Michael Nyman

    In re Don Giovanni

    Performer: Michael Nyman. Ensemble: Michael Nyman Band. Director: Michael Nyman.
    • VENTURE.
  • Jean-Baptiste Arban

    Fantaisie and Variations on The Carnival of Venice

    Music Arranger: Claude Pichaureau. Performer: Maurice André. Orchestra: Orchestre de la Garde républicaine. Conductor: Roger Boutry.
    • Les 100 chefs-d'oeuvre de la trompette.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 6.
  • Thomas Arne

    The soldier tir'd at war's alarms (Artaxerxes)

    Singer: Elizabeth Watts. Ensemble: Classical Opera Company. Conductor: Ian Page.
    • Arne: Artaxerxes; Classical Opera Company, Ian Page.
    • Linn.
    • 26.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Queen Mab scherzo (Romeo and Juliet)

    Orchestra: Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • DECCA.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Morning Serenade and Dance with Mandolins (Romeo and Juliet)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Esa‐Pekka Salonen.
    • CBS.
  • Henry Purcell

    Curtain Tune (Timon of Athens Z.632)

    Music Arranger: Barokksolistene. Performer: Bjarte Eike. Ensemble: Barokksolistene.
    • The Alehouse Sessions.
    • RUBICON.
    • 102.
  • Trad.

    Simple Gifts (arr. B. Chilcott for vocal ensemble)

    Music Arranger: Bob Chilcott. Ensemble: Tenebrae.
    • Sun, Moon, Sea and Stars.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 801.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Music for the Royal Fireworks (Overture)

    Orchestra: The English Concert. Conductor: Trevor Pinnock.
    • G.F. Handel: Music for the Royal Fireworks: English Concert/Pinnock.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 1.
  • Olivier Messiaen

    L' Ascension - 4 meditations symphoniques, transc. for organ: Transports de joie

    Performer: Jennifer Bate.
    • Messiaen: L'ascension etc..
    • Regis.
    • 03.
  • Postcard from a Composer

    • Sarah Lewis

      Together Apart

      Performer: Lesley Hatfield.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Ebony Concerto

    Performer: Michel Arrignon. Ensemble: Ensemble intercontemporain. Conductor: Pierre Boulez.
    • Berg: Chamber Concerto.
    • Deutsche Grammophone.
    • 8.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    A Midsummer Night's Dream Op.61 (Finale)

    Singer: Kathleen Battle. Choir: Tanglewood Festival Chorus. Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Seiji Ozawa.
    • DG.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Keyboard Sonata in E flat major Wq.52`1 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Danny Driver.
    • C P E Bach - Keyboard Sonatas.
    • Hyperion.
    • 15.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Symphony no.6 in B Minor Op.54 (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
    • Varèse: Amériques - Stravinsky: Symphony of Psalms - Shostakovich: Symphony No..
    • BR-Klassik.
    • 6.


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