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Handel Week - Martin Handley

Duration:
3 hours
First broadcast:
Sunday 12 April 2009

With Martin Handley.

The complete Breakfast playlist is posted online after the programme has been broadcast.

07.03

Bells from St Mark’s Venice
MOTETTE CD 12311 tr 6


Chant
Concede quesumus
Damien Poisblaud (voice) from Ensemble Organum
HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 901604 tr8

07.04

BACH
Easter Oratorio Sinfonia
Collegium Vocale
Philippe Herreweghe (conductor)
HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 901513 tr1

07.10

BRAHMS
Variations on a Hungarian Song in D Op.21, No.2
Gerhard Oppitz (piano)
RCA 82876 678872 CD2 tr 6

07.17

John TAVERNER
Dum Transisset Sabbatum
The Sixteen
Harry Christophers (conductor)
HELIOS CDH 55054 tr7

07.24

TCHAIKOVSKY
Valse-Scherzo Op.34
Lydia Mordkovitch (violin)
Marina Gusak-Grin (piano)
CHANDOS CHAN 8500 tr2

07.30

MASCAGNI
Cavalleria Rusticana ‘Regina coeli laetare’ ‘Easter Hymn’
Jessye Norman (Santuzza)
Orchestre de Paris
Semyon Bychkov (conductor)
PHILIPS 432 1052 tr 8

07.37

MENDELSSOHN
Song without Words Op.38 No.5 Agitato in A Minor “Appassionata”
Daniel Barenboim (piano)
DG 453 0612 CD1 tr 17

07.41

VIVALDI
Concerto Op.10 No.3 in D Major RV90 ‘Il Gardellino’ ‘The Goldfinch’
Il Giardino Armonico
TELDEC 9031 732672 trs 9-11

07.52

HANDEL
Dixit Dominus (opening chorus)
Balthasar-Neumann Choir Ensemble
Thomas Hengelbrock (director)
DEUTSCHE HARMONIA MUNDI 82876 58792 2 tr 1

07.58

JANACEK
Glagolitic Mass Intrada
Vienna Philharmonic
Riccardo Chailly (conductor)
DECCA 460 213 2 tr 8

08:04

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS
Easter (Five Mystical Songs)
Thomas Allen (baritone)
Corydon Singers
English Chamber Orchestra
Matthew Best (conductor)
HYPERION CDA66420 tr 2

08.10

GRIEG
To Spring Op 43 No 6
Leif Ove Andsnes (piano)
EMI 5 74789 2 CD2 tr 3

08.13

IVES Country Band March
Eastman Wind Ensemble
Donald Hunsberger (director)
SONY SK 47198 tr 13

08.18

BACH
Easter Oratorio BWV 249 aria ‘Sanfte soll mein Todeskummer’
James Taylor (tenor)
Collegium Vocale
Philippe Herreweghe (conductor)
HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 901513 tr 7

08.27

BEETHOVEN
Sonata No.5 in F Major Op.24 ‘Spring’
Augustin Dumay (violin)
Maria Joao Pires (piano)
DG 471 495 2 CD2 trs 4- 7

08.52

HANDEL
Israel In Egypt – Chorus: He Gave them Hailstones
Monteverdi Choir
English Baroque Soloists
John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)
PHILIPS 432 1102 CD1 tr 6

08.55

Edgar MEYER 1B
Mark O’Connor (violin)
Yo-Yo Ma (cello)
Edgar Meyer (bass)
SONY SK66782 tr1

09.04

WALTON
Jubilate Deo
Polyphony
James Vivian (organ)
Stephen Layton (director)
HYPERION CDA67330 tr9

09.08

CHAUSSON
Danse Rustique (from La Tempête) Op.18
BBC Philharmonic
Yan Pascal Tortelier (conductor)
CHANDOS CHAN 9650 tr 7

09.13

ZELENKA
Trio Sonata No.5 in F Major
Heinz Holliger
Maurice Bourgue (oboes)
Klaus Thunemann (bassoon)
Christiane Jaccottet (harpsichord)
ECM 462 5422 CD2 trs 5-7

09.31

GUILMANT
March Upon Handel’s ‘Lift up Your Heads’ Op.15
Jane Watts (organ) of Westminster Abbey
PRIORY PRCD 237 tr 4


09.37

HANDEL
Saul – Dead March 03’03
Concerto Koln
René Jacobs (conductor)
HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 901877.78 CD2 tr 17

09.42

NIELSEN
Fynsk forar, Op.42 ‘Springtime on Funen
Asa Baverstam (soprano)
Kjell Magnus Sandve (tenor)
Per Hoyer (baritone)
Linnea Ekdhahl (girl soprano)
Andreas Thors (boy soprano)
Swedish Radio Choir
Stockholm Boys’ Chor
Swedish Radio Choir
Stockholm Boys’ Choir
Esa-Pekka Salonen (conductor)
SONY SK53276 trs 6-13

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