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Saturday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show. Including Copland's Fanfare for the Common Man, Arnold's English Dances, and Bizet's L'Arlesienne Suite No 1.

Martin Handley presents Breakfast, including Copland's Fanfare for the Common Man performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra under Carl Davis, the Grimethorpe Colliery Band conducted by Elgar Howarth perform Malcolm Arnold's English Dances, and the Philadelphia Orchestra under Eugene Ormandy perform Bizet's L'Arlesienne Suite No. 1.

2 hours

Last on

Sat 4 Jun 2011 07:00

Music Played

  • Aaron Copland

    Fanfare for the common man

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Carl Davis (conductor)

    • Virgin VTDCD323.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurka in B flat minor, Op.24, no.4

    Performer: Evgeny Kissin (piano)

    • RCA RED SEAL 88697625302.
  • Joseph Haydn

    L'Incontro Improvviso: Sinfonia in D major, Hob.1a:6 (1775)

    Performer: Haydn Sinfonietta Wien Performer: Manfred Huss (director)

    • BIS CD 1818.
  • Tomás Luis de Victoria

    Sanctus and Benedictus from

    Performer: Missa Alma Redemptoris Mater a 8 Performer: Coro Cor16088 Performer: The Sixteen

    • Harry Christophers (conductor).
  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto grosso in G major, Op.6, no.1

    Performer: Il Giardino Armonico Performer: Giovanni Antonini (director)

    • L’OISEAU-LYRE 478 0319.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Piano Trio no.1: Andante con moto tranquillo

    Performer: Leonidas Kavakos (violin) Performer: Patrick Demenga (cello) Performer: Enrico Pace (piano)

    • SONY CLASSICAL 88697433032.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    English Dances, Set 2, op.27

    Arranger: Farr Performer: Grimethorpe Colliery Band Performer: Elgar Howarth (conductor)

    • DECCA 476 5348.
  • Franz Schubert

    Hungarian Melody

    Performer: Shai Wosner (piano)

    • BBC Recording.
  • Franz Schubert

    Die Forelle, D.550

    Performer: Ian Bostridge (tenor) Performer: Julius Drake (piano)

    • EMI Classics 5 563472.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto for bassoon, strings & continuo in F major, RV 488

    Performer: Peter Whelan (bassoon) Performer: La Serenissima Performer: Adrian Chandler (director)

    • AVIE AV2178.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Andante festivo (for string orchestra and timpani)

    Performer: Lahti Symphony Orchestra Performer: Osmo Vanska (conductor)

    • BIS CD 1921/23.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau


    Arranger: Heifetz Performer: Itzhak Perlman (violin) Performer: Samuel Sanders (piano)

    • EMI CLASSICS 4 76957 2.
  • Georges Bizet

    L'Arlesienne – suite no.1

    Performer: Philadelphia Orchestra Performer: Eugene Ormandy (conductor)

    • DUET 2 Duet10CD.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Pavane pour une infante defunte

    Performer: Angela Hewitt (piano)

    • HYPERION CDA673412.
  • Jules Massenet

    Werther: Act 3 aria - "Pourquoi me reveiller"

    Performer: Rolando Villazon (tenor) Performer: Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France Performer: Myung-Whun Chung (conductor)

    • VIRGIN CLASSICS 5 45719 2.
  • John Dowland

    The Frog Galliard

    Performer: Nigel North (lute)

    • NAXOS 8.570284.


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