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Sunday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Handel's Music for the Royal Fireworks, Poulenc's Organ Concerto and Mozarts choral hymn Ave Verum Corpus.

Martin Handley presents Breakfast, includng Handel's Music for the Royal Fireworks performed by the English Baroque Soloists under John Eliot Gardiner, Ian Tracey performs Poulenc's Organ Concerto with the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Yan Pascal Tortelier, and the Netherlands Chamber Choir and La Petite Band perform Mozart's Ave Verum Corpus directed by Sigiswald Kuijken.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Ronald Binge

    Elizabethan Serenade

    Performer: The New London Orchestra Performer: Ronald Corp (conductor)

    • Hyperion CDA66868.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Music for the Royal Fireworks

    Performer: English Baroque Soloists Performer: John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

    • Philips 411 122-2.
  • Franz Liszt

    Liebestraum in A flat

    Performer: Khatia Buniatishvili (piano)

    • Sony 88697766042.
  • Thomas Baltzar

    John come kiss me now

    Performer: The Palladian Ensemble (Rachel Podger on violin)

    • Linn CKD 041.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Midsummer Night's Dream Overture

    Performer: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Performer: Frans Brüggen (conductor)

    • Glossa GCD 921101.
  • John Taverner

    Missa Gloria Tibi Trinitas: Sanctus (or Agnus Dei)

    Performer: Taverner Choir Performer: Andrew Parrott (conductor)

    • EMI CDC 7 49103 2.
  • Richard Addinsell

    Warsaw Concerto

    Performer: Daniel Adni (piano) Performer: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Performer: Kenneth Alwyn (conductor)

    • EMI CD-CFP 9020.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Oboe Concerto BWV 1059a

    Performer: Anthony Robson (oboe) Performer: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment

    • Virgin VCS 45190 2.
  • Antonio Bazzini

    La Ronde des lutins

    Performer: Chloë Hanslip (violin) Performer: Caspar Frantz (piano)

    • Naxos 8.570800.
  • Richard Strauss

    Das Rosenband; Morgen!

    Performer: Soile Isokoski (soprano) Performer: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Marek Janowski (conductor)

    • Ondine ODE 982-2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Sonata in C minor, 457: 1st mvt

    Performer: Alfred Brendel (piano)

    • Philips 468 048-2.
  • Miklós Rózsa - Variations on a Hungarian peasant song

    Performer: Julia Pike (violin) Performer: BBC Philharmonic Performer: Rumon Gamba (conductor)

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Ebarme Dich (from St Matthew Passion)

    Performer: Andreas Scholl (counter tenor) Performer: Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen (violin solo) Performer: Collegium Vocale Performer: Philippe Herreweghe (conductor)

    • Harmonia Mundi HMC 901678.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Organ Concerto

    Performer: Ian Tracey (organ of Liverpool Anglican Cathedral) Performer: BBC Philharmonic Performer: Yan Pascal Tortelier (conductor)

    • CHANDOS 9271.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Ave Verum Corpus

    Performer: Netherlands Chamber Choir Performer: La Petite Bande Performer: Sigiswald Kuijken (conductor)

    • Harmonia Mundi GD77045.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Flight of the Bumble Bee

    Trans. Rachmaninov Performer: Simon Trpčeski (piano)

    • EMI 5 57943 2.
  • Claude Debussy

    Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Valery Gergiev (conductor)

    • LSO live SACD LSOo692.

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