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Sunday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show. Including Glazunov's Concert Waltz No 1, Sibelius's Tempest Suite No 2, and Prokofiev's Classical Symphony.

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Glazunov's Concert Waltz no.1 performed by the Philharmonia Orchestra, The Chorus of the Winds from Sibelius' "The Tempest" Suite No.2 is performed by the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra under Leif Segerstam, and Prokofiev's "Classical" Symphony is played by the Chamber Orchestra of Europe conducted by Claudio Abbado.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Rondo all'Ungherese, Op.107 no.6 (from 6 Bagatelles)

    Performer: Howard Shelley (piano)

    • CHANDOS CHAN 9807.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Concert Waltz no.1 in D major, Op.47

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Evgeni Svetlanov (conductor)

    • MELODIYA SUCD 10-00162.
  • William Henry Monk

    Abide with Me

    Performer: Seaford College Chapel Choir Performer: Philip Hill (director)

    • ASV CD QS 6036.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    On Wings of Song (for violin & piano)

    Performer: Renaud Capuçon (violin) Performer: Jérôme Ducros (piano)

    • VIRGIN CLASSICS 374087 2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto no.4 in G major, BWV.1049

    Performer: The Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Richard Egarr (harpsichord & direction)

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMU 807461.62.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Chorus of the Winds from the Tempest – suite no.2, Op.109c

    Performer: Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Leif Segerstam (conductor)

    • ONDINE ODE 914-2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Finale: Allegro from Piano Trio no.4 in E major K.542

    Performer: Kungsbacka Piano Trio

    • NAXOS 8.570519.
  • Peter Philips

    O quam sauvis est

    Performer: The Choir of Winchester Cathedral Performer: The Parley of Instruments Performer: David Hill (conductor)

    • HYPERION CDA66643.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    Overture to Candide

    Performer: Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra Performer: Leonard Slatkin (conductor)

    • ANGEL CDC-7 47522 2.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Heart, the seat of soft delight from Acid and Galatea, Act II

    Performer: Danielle de Niese (soprano: Galatea) Performer: The English Concert Performer: Harry Bicket (conductor)

    • DECCA 478 2260.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Symphony no.1 'Classical', Op.25

    Performer: The Chamber Orchestra of Europe Performer: Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 429 396-2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano sonata no.14 Op.27 no.2 'Moonlight': I. Adagio sostenuto

    Performer: Frank Braley (piano)

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 901750.
  • Edward Elgar

    Softly and Gently from The Dream of Gerontius Op.38

    Performer: Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano: The Angel) Performer: Hallé Choir Performer: Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus Performer: Ambrosian Singers Performer: Sir John Barbirolli (conductor)

    • EMI CMS 7 63185 2.
  • Arnold Bax

    Original finale (Moderato brillante) from the music to David Lean's Oliver Twist

    Performer: BBC Philharmonic

    • Ruman Gamba (conductor).
  • Pierre Boulez

    Notations for piano: 3. Assez lent, 4. Rythmique

    Performer: Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano)

    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 445 833-2.

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