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Saturday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Breakfast. Music for flute and piano by Mel Bonis, songs by Mahler and one of Boyce's symphonies are all included this morning.

2 hours

Last on

Sat 11 Sep 2010 07:00

Music Played

  • William Boyce

    Symphony No. 4 in F major

    Performer: The English Concert Performer: Trevor Pinnock (conductor)

    • ARCHIV 419 631 2.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Bucolique (Hommage a Marguerite Long)

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Georges Pretre (conductor)

    • EMI CZS7626902.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance No.10

    Performer: Gewandhaus Orchestra Leipzig Performer: Kurt Masur (conductor)

    • PHILIPS 411 426-2.
  • Robert Schumann

    Fantasiestucke Op 73

    Performer: Michael Collins (clarinet) Performer: Kathryn Stott (piano)

    • EMI CDC 754 419 2.
  • Anon.

    Mother Watkins' Ale

    Performer: Catherine Bott (soprano) Performer: New London Consort Performer: Philips Pickett (conductor)

    • LINN CKD011.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Tancredi – overture

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

    • PHILIPS 434 016 2.
  • Mélanie Bonis

    Andante and Allegro Op 133 for flute and piano

    Performer: Tatjana Ruhland (flute) Performer: Florian Wiek (piano)

    • HANSSLER CLASSICS CD93204.
  • Edward Elgar

    Pomp and Circumstance March Op 39 No. 2

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Andrew Davis (conductor)

    • CBS CD44788.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Das Knaben Wunderhorn: 4. Wer hat dies Liedlein erdacht?; 11. Lob des hohen Verstandes

    Performer: Magdalena Kozena Performer: The Cleveland Orchestra Performer: Pierre Boulez (conductor)

    • DG 477 9060.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Name Day Overture

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Herbert von Karajan (conductor)

    • DG 427 256 2.
  • Frédéric Chopin - Waltz Op 70 No. 2 in F minor

    Performer: Ingrid Fliter (piano)

  • Igor Stravinsky

    Suite No. 2

    Performer: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

    • DG 453 458 2.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Concerto Grosso Op 6 No. 4

    Performer: Le Concert des Nations Performer: Jordi Savall (director)

    • ALIA VOX AVSA 9877.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Song to the Moon from Rusalka

    Performer: Renee Fleming (soprano) Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Sir Georg Solti (conductor)

    • DECCA 455 760 2.
  • James Rhodes

    Three Preludes

    Orchestrator: Colin Matthews Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Simon Rattle (conductor)

    • EMI 558 045 2.
  • Stan Tracey

    Penpals

    Performer: Bobby Wellins (tenor saxophone) Performer: Stan TraCey (piano) Performer: Jeff Clyne (bass) Performer: Jackie Dougan (drums)

    • BLUE NOTE CDP789 449 2.

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