Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Saturday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Breakfast. Ravel's 'Don Quichotte a Dulcinee', Saint-Saens's 'Danse Macabre' and 'Les Filles de Cadix' by Delibes are included in today's programme.

2 hours

Last on

Sat 31 Jul 2010 07:00

Music Played

  • Robert Schumann

    Mit grosser Lebhaftigkeit (from Nachtstucke Op 23)

    Performer: András Schiff (piano)

    • ELATUS 2564600252.
  • Edward Elgar

    Pomp and Circumstance March No. 4

    Performer: Berliner Philharmoniker Performer: Sir Simon Rattle (conductor)

    • EMI 5574242.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G BWV 1049

    Performer: Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin Performer: Midori Seiler (violin) Performer: Marion Verbruggen & Saskia Fikentscher (recorders)

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMX2908074.77.
  • Ignacy Jan Paderewski

    Piano Concerto in A minor, Op 17 - 3rd movement

    Performer: Piotr Paleczny (piano) Performer: Polish National Symphony Orchestra Performer: Tadeusz Strugala (conductor)

    • OLYMPIA OCD398.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Don Quichotte à Dulcinée

    Performer: Gerald Finley (baritone) Performer: Julius Drake (piano)

    • HYPERION CDA67228.
  • Richard Strauss

    Sextet from Capriccio

    Performer: Leipzig String Quartet Performer: Hartmut Rohde (viola) Performer: Michael Sanderling (cello)

    • MDG 3071142-2.
  • Donald Fagen

    Walk Between the Raindrops

    Performer: Viktoria Mullova (violin) Performer: Julian Joseph (piano)

    • PHILIPS 4641842.
  • Léo Delibes

    Les Filles de Cadix

    Performer: Natalie Dessay (soprano) Performer: Berlin Symphony Orchestra Performer: Michael Schønwandt (conductor)

    • EMI 5565652.
  • Cyril Scott

    Paradise Birds (from Poems)

    Performer: Dennis Hennig (piano)

    • ETCETERA KTC1132.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Horn Concerto No. 2 in D

    Performer: Jasper de Waal (horn) Performer: Concertgebouw Chamber Orchestra Performer: Henk Rubingh (director)

  • Stephen Sondheim

    Sweeney Todd:- Prelude; The Ballad of Sweeney Todd

    Performer: Len Cariou (Sweeney Todd) & Company Performer: Paul Gemignani (musical director)

    • RCA 33792RC.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Danse Macabre (for two pianos)

    Performer: Claire Chavellier (Erard 1904) Performer: Jos van Immerseel (1897)

    • ZIG ZAG ZZT030903.
  • Petronio Franceschini

    Sonata for 2 trumpets in D

    Performer: Freidemann Immer & Graham Nicholson (baroque trumpets) Performer: Concerto Köln

    • MDG 60502712.
  • Jacques Offenbach

    Overture to Orphée aux enfers

    Performer: Les Musiciens du Louvre Performer: Marc Mikowski (conductor)

    • ARCHIV 4776403.


Carol Competition 2019

Carol Competition 2019

Here's everything you need to know about our competition for amateur composers.

Wake up your brain cells with our morning music quiz

Wake up your brain cells with our morning music quiz

How many of these rousing music questions can you answer?

Five simple steps for morning mindfulness

Five simple steps for morning mindfulness

How listening to R3 Breakfast can reduce stress, aid mindfulness and cure morning breath.

Sounds of the Earth

Sounds of the Earth

In this Weekend Breakfast feature, we hear the natural world in its many guises.

Chilled – five great Russian winter pieces you’ve mostly never heard of …

Chilled –  five great Russian winter pieces you’ve mostly never heard of …

The BBC's Steve Rosenberg (a handy pianist) chips the ice off favourite classical scores.

Get singing: The Pankhurst Anthem

Get singing: The Pankhurst Anthem

We're inviting singers to mark 100 years of UK women's suffrage with a new choral work.