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Sunday - Martin Handley

Presented by Martin Handley, who shares his personal choice of music and a winter waltz.

3 hours

Last on

Sun 13 Dec 2009 07:00

Music Played

  • Arnold

    Colonel Bogey from (The Bridge on the River Kwai)

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Richard Hickox (conductor)

    • DG 427808-2.
  • Dieterich Buxtehude

    Quemadmodum desiderat cervus, BuxWV92

    Performer: Hans Jorg Mammel (tenor) Performer: La Fenice Performer: Jean Tubery (director)

    • ALPHA 113.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Variations on a Theme by Paganini, op 35 Book 1

    Performer: Alexander Romanovsky (piano)

    • DECCA 476 6208.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Humoresque, op101 no 7

    Arranger: Smetacek Performer: Prague Symphony Orchestra Performer: Vaclav Smetacek (conductor)

    • SUPRAPHON DC-8064.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto RV230 in D major

    Performer: Nigel Kennedy (violin,) Performer: Members of the Berlin Philharmonic

    • EMI 724355785923.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Marche militaire francaise from Suite Algerienne

    Arranger: W.B.Hargreaves Performer: Grimethorpe Colliery Band Performer: Major Peter Parkes (conductor)

    • CHANDOS CHAN4542.
  • Herbert Howells

    A Spotless Rose

    Performer: Tenebrae Performer: Nigel Short (director)

    • SIGNUM SIGCD182.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Romanza from Grand Concerto

    Performer: Karen Geoghegan (bassoon) Performer: Orchestra of Opera North Performer: Benjamin Wallfisch (conductor)

    • CHANDOS 10477.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Intermezzo from Little Suite op 1

    Performer: Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

    • EMI 2681612.
  • Kahn/Schwandt/Andree

    Dream a Little Dream of Me

    Performer: Benny Goodman and Friends

    • LONDON 8201792.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Serenade melancolique in B minor for Violin & Orchestra, op 26

    Performer: Josef Suk (violin) Performer: Prague Symphony Orchestra Performer: Vaclav Smetacek (conductor)

    • SUPRAPHON SU4000-2.
  • Franz Schubert

    Pause from Die Schone Mullerin

    Performer: Jonas Kaufmann (tenor) Performer: Helmut Deutsch (piano)

    • DECCA 4781528.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Wedding Day at Troldhaugen, op 65 no 6

    Performer: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Performer: Jerzy Maksymiuk (conductor)

    • NAXOS 8.550864.
  • Johann Georg Leopold Mozart - Symphony in G major

    Performer: London Mozart Players Performer: Matthias Bamert (conductor)

  • Louis Spohr

    Scherzo from Quintet op 130

    Performer: Ensemble Villa Musica

    • MDG 3041263-2.
  • Guerrero

    Ut queant laxis

    Performer: Ensemble Plus Ultra Performer: Michael Noone (director)

    • GLOSSA GCD922005.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Vom Himmel Hoch

    Arranger: Igor STRAVINSKY Performer: The Orchestra of St Luke’s Performer: The Gregg Smith Singers Performer: Robert Craft (conductor)

    • MUSIC MASTERS CLASSICS 01612-67113-2.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Sonata in D major, Hob XVI:50

    Performer: Glenn Gould, piano

    • SONY SMK87857.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Variations on a theme by Haydn, op 56a

    Performer: Budapest Festival Orchestra Performer: Ivan Fischer (conductor)

  • Jakub Jan Ryba

    Sanctus & Benedictus from Czech Christmas Mass

    Performer: Magdalena Kozena (mezzo) Performer: Gabriela Eibenova (soprano) Performer: Jaroslav Brezina (tenor) Performer: Michael Pospisil (bass) Performer: Capella Regia Musicalis Performer: Robert Hugo (director)

    • ARCHIV 4778365.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Chorale Prelude: Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV645

    Performer: Ton Koopman (organ)

    • REGIS RRC2042.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonatine in C major

    Performer: Erhard Fietz (mandolin) Performer: Amadeus Webersinke (piano)

    • DG 453772-2.
  • Traditional

    The Humungous Arab

    Performer: Selim Seslir and his group



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