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Sunday - Martin Handley

Breakfast on Radio 3 with Martin Handley - who shares his personal choice of music.

3 hours

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Sun 17 Jan 2010 07:00

Music Played

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Overture to the Marriage of Figaro

    Performer: Staatskapelle Dresden Performer: Colin Davis (conductor)

    • RCA56698.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Liebesfreud

    Arranger: Rachmaninov Performer: Yevgeny Sudbin (piano)

    • BIS1518.
  • James Rhodes

    Petite Suite

    Orchestrator: Henri Busser Performer: Philharmonia Performer: Geoffrey Simon

    • CALA1001.
  • William Byrd

    Laudibus in Sanctis (from Cantiones Sacrae)

    Performer: Choir of Trinity College Cambridge Performer: Richard Marlow (conductor)

    • CHANDOS CHAN 0733.
  • Edward German

    2 Orchestral Pieces from Henry 8th: Shepherd's Dance; Torch Dance

    Performer: Northern Sinfonia of England Performer: Richard Hickox (conductor)

    • EMI566542.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Violin Concerto in D minor –First movement (allegro molto)

    Performer: Viktoria Mullova (violin) Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Performer: Neville Marriner (conductor)

    • PHILIPS 432077.
  • Padre Antonio Soler

    Sonata in F Sharp

    Performer: Stephen Hough (piano)

    • HYPERION CDA67565.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance No 4 in F sharp Minor

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

    • PHILIPS 462589.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Spring from the 4 Seasons

    Performer: Gil Shaham (violin) Performer: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 439933.
  • Edward Elgar

    Aubade from the Nursery Suite

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra Performer: Bryden Thompson

    • CHANDOS CHAN 8318.
  • Arthur Young

    It Was a Lover and his Lass

    Performer: Cleo Laine (vocals) Performer: John Dankworth and his Orchestra

    • PHILIPS 830461.
  • Orlando Gibbons

    Lord of Salisbury's Pavane

    Performer: Phantasm

    • AVIE 0032.
  • Franz Liszt

    Es muss ein wunderbares sein

    Performer: Margaret Price (soprano) Performer: James Lockhart (piano)

    • CLASSICS FOR PLEASURE 73718.
  • Hans Werner Henze

    Erlkonig Fantasy

    Performer: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra Performer: Jonathan Nott (conductor)

    • TUDOR 7131.
  • Franz Schubert

    Bamberg Symphony Orchestra

    Arranger: Hans Zender) Performer: Jonathan Nott (conductor)

    • TUDOR 7131.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Oberon Overture

    Performer: Israel Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Daniel Barenboim

    • RCA68768.
  • Haydn Wood

    The Bandstand, Hyde Park

    Performer: Royal Phiharmonic Orchestra Performer: Barry Wordsworth (conductor)

    • WARNER CLASSICS61438.
  • François Couperin

    Les Nations (2ieme ordre):

    Performer: Quadro Amsterdam

    • TELDEC93689.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Fantasia on Greensleeves

    Arranger: Ralph Greaves) Performer: Academy of St-Martin-in-the-Fields Performer: Neville Marriner (conductor)

    • DECCA 417778.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Jewel Aria from Faust

    Performer: Karita Mattila (soprano) Performer: Philharmonia Performer: Sir John Pritchard

    • PHILIPS 422073.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Ballade in B Major Op 10/4

    Performer: Glenn Gould (piano )

    • CBS 37800.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Fugue in D from Well Tempered Klavier Bk 2

    Performer: Onyx Brass

    • CHANDOS CHAN 10462.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    Blanik from Ma Vlast

    Performer: Boston Symphony Orchestra Performer: Rafael Kubelik (conductor)

    • DG 4594182.

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