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Sunday - Martin Handley

3 hours
First broadcast:
Sunday 27 March 2011

Martin Handley presents Breakfast. Music includes Handel's Water Music Suite No. 3 in G major performed by Le Concert Spirituel conducted by Herve Niquet, Offenbach's overture to Orpheus in the Underworld performed by the Cincinnatti Pops Orchestra conducted by Erich Kunzel, and Janine Jansen performs Bruch's Romance for Viola and Orchestra with the Gewandhausorchester conducted by Riccardo Chailly.

Music Played

21 items
  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Bagatelle for piano in A minor, WoO.59 'Für Elise'

    Performer: Alfred Brendel (piano)

    PHILIPS 412 227-2

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel Water music – suite III in G major, HWV.350

    Performer: Le Concert Spirituel Performer: Hervé Niquet (conductor)

    GLOSSA GCDSA 921616

  • Image for Giovanni Gabrieli

    Giovanni Gabrieli O magnum mysterium

    Performer: Durham Cathedral Choir Performer: James Lancelot (conductor)


  • Image for Jacques Offenbach

    Jacques Offenbach Overture to Orpheus in the Underworld

    Performer: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra Performer: Erich Kunzel (conductor)

    TELARC CD-80116

  • Image for Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert Frühlingstraum from Winterreise D.911

    Performer: Peter Harvey (baritone) Performer: Gary Cooper (piano)

    LINN CKD 371

  • Image for Antonin Dvorak

    Antonin Dvorak 2. Allegro vivo – Un poco meno mosso from Quintet for strings in E flat major, Op.97 'Amer

    Performer: Emerson String Quartet


  • Image for Max Bruch

    Max Bruch Romance in F major for viola and orchestra, Op.85

    Performer: Janine Jansen (viola) Performer: Gewandhausorchester Performer: Riccardo Chailly (conductor)

    DECCA 475 8133

  • Image for Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov

    Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov Carnival Procession from The Snow Maiden

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

    ERATO 4509-91723-2

  • Image for Emmanuel Chabrier

    Emmanuel Chabrier Alexis Emmanuel Chabrier - Joyeuse Marche

    Performer: Orchestre National de France Performer: Armin Jordan (conductor)

    ERATO ECD 88018, Tr. 1

  • Image for Léo Delibes

    Léo Delibes Flower duet: 'Come Mallika! See the vines all in flow'r (Lakmé, Act 1)

    Performer: Diana Montague (mezzo-soprano: Mallika) Performer: Mary Plazas (soprano: Lakmé) Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: David Parry (conductor)


  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Piano sonata in F major, Op.10 No.2

    Performer: Martin Roscoe (piano)


  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Badinerie from Suite for Orchestra no.2 in B minor, BWV.1067

    Performer: Lisa Beznosiuk (flute) Performer: The Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Christopher Hogwood (director)

    DECCA 458 069-2

  • Image for Gregorio Allegri

    Gregorio Allegri Miserere mei, Deus

    Performer: Choir of King’s College Chapel, Cambridge Performer: Stephen Cleobury (director)

    EMI 6090042

  • Image for Michel Legrand

    Michel Legrand Wuthering Heights

    Performer: The Flemish Radio Orchestra Performer: Michel Legrand (conductor)


  • Image for Pablo de Sarasate

    Pablo de Sarasate Zapateado, Op.23

    Performer: Itzhak Perlman (violin) Performer: Samuel Sanders (piano)

    EMI CLASSICS 5 74765 2

  • Image for Richard Wagner

    Richard Wagner Richard Wagner - Tristan und Isolde - an orchestral passion; no. 7; Isoldes Liebestod

    Performer: Royal Scottish National Orchestra Performer: Neeme Järvi (conductor)

    CHANDOS CHSA 5087, Tr. 9

  • Image for Joseph Haydn

    Joseph Haydn Trio for keyboard and strings no.25 in G major, 'Gypsy Rondo'

    Performer: Renaud Capuçon (violin) Performer: Gautier Capuçon (cello) Performer: Martha Argerich (piano)

    EMI CLASSICS 5 62970 2

  • Image for Sir Malcolm Arnold

    Sir Malcolm Arnold Comedy suite (Exploits for orchestra) from the Belles of St. Trinians

    Arranger: Christopher Palmer Performer: Paul Janes (piano) Performer: BBC Philharmonic Performer: Rumon Gamba (conductor)


  • Image for Bob Chilcott

    Bob Chilcott Even Such is Time

    Performer: The Girl Choristers and Lay Vicars of Salisbury Cathedral Performer: Richard Seal (director)

    GUILD GMCD 7101

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Serenade (K.239) in D major, 'Serenata notturna'

    Performer: Kremerata Baltica Performer: Gidon Kremer (director/violin)

    NONESUCH 7559-79633-2

  • Image for Vincent d'Indy

    Vincent d'Indy Fête de village from Tableaux de voyage, Op.33

    Performer: Michael Schäfer (piano)

    GENUIN GEN 87083


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