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Sunday - Martin Handley

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Sunday 13 November 2011

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Mozart's Adagio and Fugue in C minor performed by The English Concert directed by Andrew Manze, mezzo-soprano Angelika Kirchschlager sings Brahms' Wiegenlied accompanied by Helmut Deutsch on the piano, and Rachel Podger performs and directs Bach's Violin Concerto in E major with Brecon Baroque.

Music Played

16 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Jan Dismas Zelenka
    00:03

    Jan Dismas Zelenka Fanfare in D major

    Performer: Innsbruck Trumpet Consort Performer: Il Giardino Armonico Milan Performer: Giovanni Antonini (director)

    TELDEC 3984-21464-2

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    00:06

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Adagio and fugue in C minor K.546

    Performer: The English Concert Performer: Andrew Manze (director)

    HARMONIA MUNDI HMU 807280

  • Image for Charles-Valentin Alkan
    00:13

    Charles-Valentin Alkan Alleluia

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin (piano)

    HYPERION CDA67218

  • Image for Carlo Gesualdo
    00:17

    Carlo Gesualdo Dolcissimo sospiro

    Performer: Gesualdo Consort Performer: Gerald Place (director)

    ASV CD QS 6210

  • Image for Georges Bizet
    00:21

    Georges Bizet Carmen Suite

    Performer: The London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Carlo Rizzi (conductor)

    TELDEC 4509-96434-2

  • Image for Johannes Brahms
    00:31

    Johannes Brahms Wiegenlied Op.49 no.4 ('Guten Abend, gut Nacht')

    Performer: Angelika Kirchschlager (mezzo-soprano) Performer: Helmut Deutsch (piano)

    SONY CLASSICAL SK 61768

  • Image for Johannes Brahms
    00:33

    Johannes Brahms Finale: Vivace from Sonata for clarinet and piano Op.120`1

    Arranger: Berio Performer: Karl-Heinz Steffens (clarinet) Performer: Staatsorchester Rheinische Philharmonie Performer: Daniel Raiskin (conductor)

    CPO 777 356-2

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach
    00:39

    Johann Sebastian Bach Concerto for violin in E major BWV.1042

    Performer: Rachel Podger (violin / director) Performer: Brecon Baroque

    CHANNEL CLASSICS CCS SA 30910

  • Image for Leos Janacek
    00:56

    Leos Janacek The Saws from Lachian Dances

    Performer: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Václav Neumann (conductor)

    SUPRAPHON 11 0624-2

  • Image for Johann Strauss II
    01:04

    Johann Strauss II Johann Strauss II - Die Fledermaus – overture

    Performer: Academy of Saint Martin in the Fields Performer: Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

    PHILIPS 456 576-2, Tr. 2

  • Image for Alessandro Piccinini
    01:13

    Alessandro Piccinini Chiaccona

    Arranger: Anged & Reconstructed By Lynda Sayce Performer: Charivari Agréable: Performer: Susanne Heinrich (six-string bass viol) Performer: Lynda Sayce (baroque guitar)

    SIGNUM CLASSICS SIGCD049

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    01:20

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Dans un bois solitaire K.308

    Performer: Juliane Banse (soprano) Performer: András Schiff (piano)

    ECM NEW SERIES 461 899-2

  • Image for Edvard Grieg
    01:24

    Edvard Grieg Symphonic Dances Op.64 – no.3 Allegro giocoso

    Performer: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Dmitri Kitayenko (conductor)

    VIRGIN CLASSICS 7 59301 2

  • Image for Edward Elgar
    01:35

    Edward Elgar The Dream of Gerontius Part II (extract) from Soul: "My soul is in my hand…'

    Performer: Yvonne Minton (mezzo-soprano: Angel) Performer: Peter Pears (tenor: Soul) Performer: Choir of Kings College Cambridge Performer: London Symphony Chorus Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Benjamin Britten (conductor)

    DECCA 448 170-2

  • Image for Franz Schubert
    01:45

    Franz Schubert Scherzo – Allegro vivace from Piano sonata in D major D.850

    Performer: Paul Lewis (piano)

    HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 902115.16

  • Image for George Butterworth
    01:55

    George Butterworth With rue my heart is laden

    Performer: Roderick Williams (baritone) Performer: Iain Burnside (piano)

    NAXOS 8.572426

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