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Martin Handley shares his personal choice of music.

3 hours

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Sun 31 Oct 2010 07:00

Music Played

  • Edward Elgar

    Chanson de matin, Op.15 no.2

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Lawrence Collingwood (conductor)

    • EMI 565 593 2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Rondo Op 51 No. 2

    Performer: Evgeny Kissin (piano)

    • RCA 09026 689112.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Virga Jesse floruit

    Performer: Polyphony Performer: Stephen Layton (conductor)

    • HYPERION CAD 67629.
  • Édouard Lalo

    Scherzo in D minor

    Performer: BBC Philharmonic Performer: Yan Pascal Tortelier (conductor)

    • CHANDOS CHAN 9758.
  • Franz Schubert

    The Friends from Salamance, D326 - overture

    Performer: Prague Sinfonia Performer: Christian Benda (conductor)

    • NAXOS 8.570328.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov


    Performer: Rudens Turku (violin) Performer: Oliver Schnyder (piano)

    • AVIE AV2166.
  • George Frideric Handel

    My heart is inditing HWV261

    Performer: Choir of Westminster Abbey Performer: The English Concert Performer: Simon Preston (conductor)

    • ARCHIV 410 030 2.
  • Victor Kioulaphides


    Performer: Alison Stephens (octave mandolin)

  • Antonín Dvořák

    Polonaise in E flat major

    Performer: Prague Symphony Orchestra Performer: Jiří Bělohlávek (conductor)

    • SUPRAPHON 1106642.
  • Robert Schumann

    Adagio and Allegro in A flat, Op 70

    Performer: Heinz Holliger (oboe) Performer: Alfred Brendel (piano)

    • PHILIPS 416 898 2.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance No. 16

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

    • PHILIPS 411 426 2.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    Symphony No. 5, Op 74: Fourth movement

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

    • CHANDOS CHAN 9385.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    "Madamina, il catalogo è questo" from Don Giovanni

    Performer: Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone) Performer: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra Performer: James Levine (conductor)

    • DG 477 9195.
  • James Rhodes

    Violin Sonata

    Performer: Janine Jansen (violin) Performer: Itamar Golan (piano)

    • DECCA 478 2256.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto No. 10 RV362 "La Caccia"

    Performer: Europa Galante Performer: Fabio Biondi (director and violin)

    • VIRGIN 648408 2.
  • Hugo Wolf - Italian Serenade

    Performer: New Zealand Quartet

  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    A Lenda Do Caboclo "The Legend of the Caboclo"

    Performer: Sonia Rubinsky (piano)

    • NAXOS 8.554827.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    "Che bel morirti in sen" from Orlando furioso

    Performer: Philippe Jaroussky (counter-tenor, Ruggiero) Performer: Ensemble Matheus Performer: Jean-Christophe Spinosi (conductor)

    • NAÏVE OP30393.
  • Philip Glass

    Company for string orchestra

    Performer: London Chamber Orchestra Performer: Christopher Warren-Green (conductor)

    • VIRGIN 561 121 2.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Béatrice et Bénédict - overture

    Performer: Staatskapelle Dresden Performer: Sir Colin Davis (conductor)

    • RCA 09026 687 902.
  • Franz Liszt

    Czardas macabre

    Performer: Louis Kentner (piano)

    • APPIAN APR 5614.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Marche slave Op 31

    Performer: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra Performer: Neeme Järvi (conductor)

    • DG 429 984-2.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Jubilate Deo

    Performer: Timothy Ravalde (organ) Performer: Choir of St John’s College Cambridge Performer: Andrew Nethsingha (conductor)

    • CHANDOS CHSA 5085.


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