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Saturday - Martin Handley

2 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 07 May 2011

Martin Handley presents Breakfast, including music from Tchaikovsky's ballet Swan Lake performed by the London Symphony Orchestra under Andre Previn, Riccardo Chailly conducts the National Philharmonic Orchestra in a performance of Rossini's Tancredi Overture, and the Gloria from Janacek's Glagolitic Mass is performed by soprano Elizabeth Soderstrom with the Prague Philharmonic Choir and Czech Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Charles Mackerras.

Music Played

12 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Tchaikovsky

    Tchaikovsky Swan lake - Act 1 - Dance with goblets

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Andre Previn (conductor)

    EMI CLASSICS 9 67684 2

  • Image for Frédéric Chopin

    Frédéric Chopin Barcarolle for piano (Op.60) in F sharp major

    Performer: Martha Argerich (piano)

    DG 477 6623

  • Image for Antonio Vivaldi

    Antonio Vivaldi Concerto for violin, 2 cellos and orchestra (RV.561) in C major

    Performer: Enrico Onofri (violin) Performer: Christophe Coin; Paolo Beschi ('cellos) Performer: Il Giardino Armonico, Milan Performer: Giovanni Antonini (director)

    TELDEC DAS ATLE WERK 4509-94552-2

  • Image for Gioachino Rossini

    Gioachino Rossini Tancredi - Overture

    Performer: National Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Riccardo Chailly (conductor)

    DECCA 414 407-2

  • Image for Johann Jakob Froberger

    Johann Jakob Froberger Capriccio for keyboard D minor [DTÖ X]

    Performer: Richard Egarr (harpsichord)

    GLOBE GLO 6025

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Quintet for clarinet and strings (K.581) in A major

    Performer: Gervase de Peyer (clarinet) Performer: Amadeus Quartet

    DG 463 599-2

  • Image for Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms 'FAE' sonata - 3rd mvt - Scherzo

    Performer: Leila Josefowicz (violin) Performer: John Novacek (piano)

    WARNER 2564 61948-2

  • Image for Georg Philipp Telemann

    Georg Philipp Telemann Partita in C minor

    Performer: Lingua Franca Performer: Benoit Laurent (oboe & director)


  • Image for Hieronymus Praetorius

    Hieronymus Praetorius Oratio Dominica

    Performer: The Cardinall's Musick Performer: Andrew Carwood (conductor)


  • Image for Alexander Borodin

    Alexander Borodin In the steppes of central Asia

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Andre Cluytens (conductor)

    EMI CDM 7691102

  • Image for Leos Janacek

    Leos Janacek Glagolitic mass - Slava [Gloria]

    Performer: Elisabeth Soderstrom (soprano) Performer: Prague Philharmonic Choir Performer: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Charles Mackerras (conductor)

    SUPRAPHON SU 4042-2

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony no. 9 - 2nd movement; Molto vivace

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: Simon Rattle (conductor)

    EMI CLASSICS 5 57572 2


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