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Sunday - Martin Handley

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Sunday 16 June 2013

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, celebrating British Music and continuing our Musical Map of Britain.

  • Musical Map of Britain

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Music Played

17 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven
    00:04

    Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Sonata No.8 in C minor "Pathetique" second movement

    Performer: Ingrid Fliter (piano)

    EMI 50999 0 94573 2

  • Image for George Frideric Handel
    00:10

    George Frideric Handel Ero e Leandro – Aria II

    Performer: European Union Baroque Orchestra Performer: Directed by Lars Ulrik Mortensen

    CHANDOS CHAN 5122

  • Image for Sir Hubert Parry
    00:16

    Sir Hubert Parry English Suite [Prelude]

    Performer: English String Orchestra Performer: Conducted by William Boughton

    NIMBUS NI 5451

  • Image for Edward Elgar
    00:20

    Edward Elgar Serenade in E minor [first movement]

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Andrew Litton

    VIRGIN CLASSICS VC7 90727-2

  • Image for Thomas Weelkes
    00:24

    Thomas Weelkes Magnificat [First Service]

    Performer: Chichester Cathedral Choir Performer: Conducted by Alan Thurlow

    PRIORY PRCD 511

  • Image for Emmanuel Chabrier
    00:31

    Emmanuel Chabrier Espana

    Performer: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande Performer: Conducted by Neem Jarvi

    CHANDOS CHSA 5122

  • Image for Henry Purcell
    00:38

    Henry Purcell Rejoice in the Lord always, Z.49

    Performer: Iestyn Davies (countertenor) Performer: James Gilchrist (tenor) Performer: Neal Davies (bass) Performer: Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge Performer: St John’s Sinfonia Performer: Conducted by Andrew Nethsingha

    CHANDOS CHAN 0790

  • Image for Benjamin Britten
    00:47

    Benjamin Britten Heaven is here [The Company of Heaven]

    Performer: Catherine Pope (soprano) Performer: London Philharmonic Choir Performer: English Chamber Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Philip Brunelle

    VIRGIN CLASSICS 50999 6 02679 2

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    00:52

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Rondo in D major, K.485

    Performer: Kristian Bezuidenhout (fortepiano)

    HARMONIA MUNDI HMU 907498

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach
    01:04

    Johann Sebastian Bach Herr, unser Herrscher, dessen Ruhm [St John Passion]

    Performer: Monteverdi Choir Performer: English Baroque Soloists Performer: Conducted by Sir John Eliot Gardiner

    SDG 712

  • Image for Sir Malcolm Arnold
    01:15

    Sir Malcolm Arnold Symphony No.2 (fourth movement)

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Vernon Handley

    CONIFER CLASSICS CDCF 240

  • Image for Giuseppe Verdi
    01:22

    Giuseppe Verdi String Quartet in E minor (third movement)

    Performer: Brodsky Quartet

    CHANDOS CHAN 10761

  • Image for Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov
    01:26

    Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov Prelude in C sharp minor, Polichinelle, Op.3 Nos 2 & 4

    Performer: David Quigley (piano)

    EL GRECO DJQ 002

  • Image for Sir William Walton
    01:35

    Sir William Walton Portsmouth Point

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Andre Previn

    EMI CDM7 64723 2

  • Image for Dame Ethel Mary Smyth
    01:43

    Dame Ethel Mary Smyth The March of the Women

    Performer: Eiddwen Harrhy (soprano) Performer: Chorus & Orchestra of the Plymouth Music Series Performer: Conducted by Philip Brunelle

    EMI CDM5 67426 2

  • Image for Franz Liszt
    01:47

    Franz Liszt Theme with variations (Caprice, Op.1'24) [Grande Etudes de Paganini No.6]

    Performer: Niu Niu (piano)

    EMI CDC7 25332 2

  • Image for Ralph Vaughan Williams
    01:54

    Ralph Vaughan Williams So hath thy beauty [Merciless Beauty]

    Performer: Ian Partridge (tenor) Performer: Music Group of London

    EMI CDC9 68939-2

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