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Sunday - Martin Handley

Presented by Martin Handley. Including Vaughan Williams's Serenade to Music, Weber's overture to Euryanthe, and a selection of music by Percy Grainger.

Martin Handley presents Breakfast. Music includes Vaughan Williams's Serenade to Music (orchestral version) performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Vernon Handley, Wolfgang Sawallisch conducts the Philharmonia Orchestra in Weber's overture to Euryanthe, and several performances of music by Percy Grainger on the 50th anniversary of his death.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Percy Grainger

    Handel in the Strand

    Performer: Penelope Thwaites & John Lavender (piano duet)

    • Pearl SHE CD 9623.
  • Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Trumpet Concerto in B flat, Op 7 No 3

    Performer: Tine Thing Helseth (trumpet) Performer: Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

    • SIMAX PSC 1292.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Serenade to Music (orchestral version)

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Vernon Handley (Conductor)

    • CHAN 8330.
  • Alan Abbott

    Alla Caccia

    Performer: David Pyatt (horn) Performer: Martin Jones (piano)

    • Erato 3984-21632-2.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Overture: Euryanthe

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Wolfgang Sawallisch (Conductor)

    • EMI CDM7695722.
  • Johann Strauss II - Soiree de Vienne

    Arranger: Grunfeld Performer: Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano)

  • Николай Васильевич Арцыбушев

    Serenade (Les Vendredis)

    Performer: Vertavo Quartet

    • SIMAX PSC1178.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Laudate Dominum (Vesperae solennes de Confessore, K339)

    Performer: Carolyn Sampson (soprano) Performer: Choir of the King’s Consort Performer: The King’s Consort Performer: Robert King (Conductor)

    • Hyperion CDA67560.
  • Dmitri Kabalevsky

    Overture: Colas Breugnon

    Performer: Russian National Orchestra Performer: Mikhail Pletnev (Conductor)

    • DG 439 892-2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    7 Variations on 'Bei Mannern, welche Liebe fuhlen' for cello and piano (WoO.46) [from Moza

    Performer: Janos Starker (cello) Performer: Rudolf Buchbinder (piano)

    • Apex 2564 69223-7.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Concert Waltz No 2 in F, Op 51

    Performer: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra Performer: Neeme Jarvi (Conductor)

    • Orfeo C 157 101 A.
  • Percy Grainger

    Shepherd's Hey!

    Performer: RNCM Wind Orchestra Performer: Timothy Reynish (Conductor)

    • CHAN 9549.
  • Peter Warlock


    Performer: English Northern Philharmonia Performer: David Lloyd-Jones (Conductor)

    • Naxos 8.55068.
  • Frédéric Chopin - Waltz in E

    Performer: Ingrid Fliter (piano)

  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Nulla in mundo pax sincera, RV630

    Performer: Emma Kirkby (soprano) Performer: Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Simon Preston (Director)

    • Oiseau Lyre 443 199 2.
  • Edward Elgar

    La Capricieuse

    Performer: James Ehnes (violin) Performer: Eduard Laurel (piano)

    • Onyx 4038.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Pavane pour une infante defunte

    Performer: John Zirbel (horn) Performer: Montreal Symphony Orchestra Performer: Charles Dutoit (Conductor)

    • Decca 410 254 2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto in G minor, BWV975

    Performer: Olivier Baumont (harpsichord)

    • WCJ 2564 68966-5.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Karelia Suite, Op 11

    Performer: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Performer: Sakari Oramo (Conductor)

    • Erato 8573-85822-2.
  • Antonio Caldara

    Chiacona, Op 2 No 12

    Performer: Parnassi musici

    • cpo 999 871-2.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Ein fuglevise, Op 25 No 6

    Performer: Katarina Karneus (mezzo) Performer: Julius Drake (piano)

    • Hyperion CDA67670.
  • Percy Grainger

    Green Bushes

    Performer: BBC Philharmonic Performer: Richard Hickox (Conductor)

    • CHAN 9493.


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