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Saturday - Martin Handley

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 01 May 2010

Martin Handley presents Breakfast. Music to celebrate the birthdays of Hugo Alfven and William Lawes and arias from Handel and Mozart are included in this morning's programme.

Music Played

19 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Thomas Morley
    00:03

    Thomas Morley Now is the month of maying

    Performer: The King’s Singers Performer: The Consort of Musicke Performer: Anthony Rooley (director)

    EMI CLASSICS 5 85714 2

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven
    00:07

    Ludwig van Beethoven Fidelio: Overture, Op 72b

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Herbert von Karajan (conductor)

    DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 427 256-2

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach
    00:14

    Johann Sebastian Bach Wachet auf, ruft uns dei Stimme ('Sleepers awake') BWV 645

    Trans. Busoni Performer: Murray Perahia (piano)

    SONY CLASSICAL SK 66511

  • Image for Giuseppe Martucci
    00:19

    Giuseppe Martucci Novelletta for orchestra Op 82 No. 2

    Performer: Orchestra Sinfonica di Roma Performer: Franceso La Vecchia (conductor)

    NAXOS 8.570932

  • Image for Giovanni Gabrieli
    00:26

    Giovanni Gabrieli Canzon XV

    Performer: Empire Brass and Friends

    TELARC CD-80204

  • Image for Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev
    00:31

    Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev Chout – ballet suite: Dance of the Buffoons' Wives

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Walter Susskind (conductor)

    EVEREST EVC 9019

  • Image for Adam Krieger
    00:36

    Adam Krieger Der Reinsche Wein tanzt gar zu fein (The Rhine wine dances so merrily)

    Performer: Andreas Scholl (countertenor) Performer: Markus Märkl (harpsichord) Performer: Karl Ernst Schröder (lute) Performer: Alix Verzier (cello) Performer: Stephanie Pfister (violin) Performer: Juan Manuel Qunitana (viola da gamba)

    HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 901505

  • Image for Johann Philipp Krieger
    00:38

    Johann Philipp Krieger An die Einsamkeit (to solitude)

    Performer: Andreas Scholl (countertenor) Performer: Karl Ernst Schröder (lute)

    HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 901505

  • Image for Hugo Alfvén
    00:42

    Hugo Alfvén Swedish Rhapsody No. 2 Op 24

    Performer: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Neeme Järvi (conductor)

    BIS-CD-1478/80

  • Image for Henry Purcell
    00:54

    Henry Purcell Music from King Arthur: Trumpet Tune; Symphony; Song Tune 1: 'Round Thy Shores'; Warlike C

    Performer: Alison Balsom (natural trumpet) Performer: Quentin Thomas (organ)

    EMI CLASSICS 5 75683 2

  • Image for Aaron Copland
    01:03

    Aaron Copland Fanfare for the Common Man

    Performer: Detroit Symphony Orchestra Performer: Antal Dorati (conductor)

    DECCA 430 705-2

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    01:07

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart The Marriage of Figaro: Aria: Non più andrai, farfallone amoroso (No more, you amorous but

    Performer: Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone: Figaro) Performer: Scottish Chamber Orchestra Performer: Sir Charles Mackerras (conductor)

    DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 00289 477 5886

  • Image for Sonny Thompson
    01:12

    Sonny Thompson Blues for the Night Owl

    Performer: Ramsey Lewis (piano) Performer: Eldee Young (bass) Performer: Red Holt (drums)

    MCA CHD-6021

  • Image for Georg Philipp Telemann
    01:16

    Georg Philipp Telemann Quartet in G major for flute, oboe and continuo (Tafelmusik, Production I)

    Performer: Musica Antiqua Köln Performer: Reinhard Goebel (director)

    ARCHIV PRODUKTION 427 619-2

  • Image for Antonin Dvorak
    01:29

    Antonin Dvorak Love Songs Op 83: I know, that on my love

    Performer: Bernarda Fink (mezzo-soprano) Performer: Roger Vignoles (piano)

    HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 901824

  • Image for Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov
    01:33

    Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov May Night: Overture

    Performer: Bolshoi Symphony Orchestra Performer: Alexander Lazarev (conductor)

    ERATO 4509-94808-2

  • Image for Ignaz Friedman
    01:41

    Ignaz Friedman Musical Box

    Performer: Stephen Hough (piano)

    NIMBUS NI 2540

  • Image for William Lawes
    01:44

    William Lawes Fantasia and Ayres for violin, bass viol and organ: set No. 6 in D major

    Performer: London Baroque

    HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 901493

  • Image for George Frideric Handel
    01:53

    George Frideric Handel Melissa's Aria: Ah spietato from Amadigi

    Performer: Sandrine Piau (soprano: Melissa) Performer: Les Talens Lyriques Performer: Christophe Rousset (conductor)

    NAÏVE E 8894

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