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Saturday - Martin Handley

2 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 19 December 2009

Presented by Martin Handley. Wake up to music, news and the occasional surprise, including a Winter Waltz at 8.00am and a carol from the BBC Singers at 8.30am.

Music Played

15 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Edvard Grieg

    Edvard Grieg Symphonic Dance Op.64

    Performer: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra Performer: Neeme Järvi (conductor)

    DG 471 300 2

  • Image for Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms Intermezzo in E minor from Klavierstücke Op.119

    Performer: Nicholas Angelich (piano)

    VIRGIN 379 302 2

  • Image for Arcangelo Corelli

    Arcangelo Corelli Concerto grosso in G minor Op.6 No.8

    Performer: CPE Bach Chamber Orchestra Performer: Hartmut Haenchen (conductor)

    SONY S2K 53266

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Serenade K361 "Gran Partita" – Romanze

    Performer: London Winds Performer: Michael Collins (director)

    ONYX ONYX4012

  • Image for Heitor Villa-Lobos

    Heitor Villa-Lobos Dance: Miudinho (1930) from Bachianas Brasileiras No.4

    Performer: Sonia Rubinsky (piano)

    NAXOS 8.555717

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel Let Thy Hand Be Strengthened

    Performer: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge Performer: The Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Stephen Cleobury (conductor)

    EMI CDC557 140 2

  • Image for Jean Sibelius

    Jean Sibelius Scene with Cranes from Kuolema Op.44 No.2

    Performer: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra Performer: Pietari Inkinen (conductor)

    NAXOS 8.570763

  • Image for Wayne Shorter

    Wayne Shorter Dance Cadaverous

    Performer: Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Performer: Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone); Performer: Herbie Hancock (piano) Performer: Ron Carter (bass) Performer: Elvin Jones (drums)

    BLUE NOTE CDP 746 509 2

  • Image for Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky The Sleeping Beauty – Polocca from Act 3

    Performer: Kirov Orchestra St Petersburg Performer: Valery Gergiev (conductor)

    PHILIPS 434 922 2

  • Image for Felix Mendelssohn

    Felix Mendelssohn St Paul – chorus from part 1: ("Happy and blest are they who have endured")

    Performer: BBC National Chorus of Wales Performer: BBC National Orchestra of Wales Performer: Richard Hickox (conductor)

    CHANDOS CHAN 10516

  • Image for Nikolai Karlovich Medtner

    Nikolai Karlovich Medtner Danza silvestra from Forgotten Melodies Op.38

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin (piano)

    HYPERION CDA 67578

  • Image for Georg Philipp Telemann

    Georg Philipp Telemann Concerto for trumpet and strings in D

    Performer: Håkan Hardenberger (trumpet) Performer: Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields Performer: Iona Brown (director)

    PHILIPS 420 954 2

  • Image for Richard Lloyd

    Richard Lloyd Adam our Father

    Performer: Alison Smart (soprano) Performer: Sian Menna (mezzo-soprano) Performer: Robert Johnston (tenor) Performer: Stephen Charlesworth (baritone) Performer: BBC Singers Performer: David Hill (conductor)

    BBC Recording (not commercially available)

  • Image for Gabriel Fauré

    Gabriel Fauré Masques et Bergamasques Op.112

    Performer: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

    DG 449 186 2

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Prelude and Fugue No.16 in G minor BWV 861

    Performer: Angela Hewitt (piano)

    HYPERION CAD677414


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