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Sunday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show. Including Sumsion's Magnificat and Nunc dimittis in G, Strauss's Annen-Polka, and Mascagni's Intermezzo.

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Sumsion's Magnificat & Nunc dimittis in G sung by the Choir of St Paul's Cathedral, Strauss' Annen-Polka is performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra, and Mascagni's Intermezzo from his opera Cavalleria Rusticana is played by the Berlin Philharmonic conducted by Herbert von Karajan.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Overture: The Ruins of Athens, Op 113

    Performer: Hanover Band Performer: Roy Goodman & Monica Huggett (Directors)

    • Nimbus NI 5205.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Bassoon Sonata in G, Op 168

    Performer: Rachel Gough (bassoon) Performer: Ian Brown (piano)

    • Hyperion CDA67431/2.
  • Frederick Delius

    On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring

    Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra Performer: Andrew Davis (Conductor)

    • Teldec 4509908452.
  • Herbert Sumsion

    Magnificat & Nunc dimittis in G

    Performer: The Choir of St Paul’s Cathedral Performer: Christopher Dearnley (organ) Performer: Conductor John Scott

    • Helios CDH55402.
  • Johann Strauss II - Roses from the South, Op 388

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Conductor Franz Welser-Most

  • Edvard Grieg

    Phantom, Op 62 No 5

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes (piano)

    • EMI 5 57296 2.
  • Giovanni Benedetto Platti

    Concerto grosso No 10 in F [after Corelli's Sonatas Op 5]

    Performer: Akademie fur Alte Musik Berlin

    • Harmonia Mundi HMC 901996.
  • Robert Schumann

    Arabeske, Op 18

    Performer: Wilhelm Kempff (piano)

    • DG 471 312-2.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Masques et Bergamasques

    Performer: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

    • DG 469 268-2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Oboe Quartet in F, K370 (3rd movement: Rondeau: Allegro)

    Performer: Members of the Nash Ensemble – Gareth Hulse (oboe); Marcia Crayford (violin); Jeremy Williams (viola); Christopher van Kampen (cello)

    • Virgin Classics VC 7 91074-2.
  • Pietro Mascagni

    Intermezzo (Cavalleria rusticana)

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Herbert von Karajan (Conductor)

    • DG 415 856-2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Herr, gehe nicht ins Gericht, BWV105 (opening chorus)

    Performer: Collegium Vocale, Ghent Performer: Philippe Herreweghe (Conductor)

    • Virgin Classics 7 59237 2.
  • Johann Strauss II - Annen-Polka, Op 117

    Performer: Budapest Festival Orchestra Performer: Ivan Fischer (Conductor)

  • Roger Quilter

    A Childrens' Overture

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: John Barbirolli (Conductor)

    • EMI E 2901071.

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