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Sunday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including music from Haydn's Symphony No 83 'The Hen', Arnold Bax's In the Faery Hills, and Tallis' Spem in Alium.

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including music from Haydn's Symphony No.83 "The Hen" performed by Tafelmusik directed by Bruno Weil, the BBC Philharmonic under Vernon Handley perform Arnold Bax's In the Faery Hills, and the Choir of King's College, Cambridge perform Tallis' Spem in Alium.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no. 83 (H.1.83) in G minor "The Hen", 4th movement; Finale

    Performer: Tafelmusik Performer: Bruno Weil (conductor)

    • Sony Classical SK 66295.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sheep May Safely Graze

    Arranger: Egon Petri Performer: Leon Fleischer (piano)

    • Vanguard ATMCD1551.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    March in B flat major Opus 99 (arranged for chamber orchestra)

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

    • DG4293962.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Juditha Triumphans – Veni, me sequera fida

    Performer: Madgalena Kožena (mezzo soprano) Performer: Academia Montis Regalis Performer: Alessandro De Marchi (director)

    • Naïve OP30401.
  • Arnold Bax

    In the Faery Hills

    Performer: BBC Philharmonic Performer: Vernon Handley (conductor)

    • Chan10362.
  • Howard Skempton

    There is no rose

    Performer: BBC Singers

    • BBC Recording.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Sonatine – Mouvement de Menuet (2nd movement)

    Performer: Louis Lortie (piano)

    • Chandos CHAN70045.
  • Ariel Ramírez

    Navidad Nuestra: El nacimiento

    Performer: Jose Carreras Performer: Coral Salvé de Laredo & Sociedad Coral de Bilbao Performer: José Luis Ocejo (director)

    • Philips 4209552.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    Postcard from the Med from 'The Captain's Paradise'

    Arranger: Philip Lane Performer: BBC Philharmonic Performer: Rumon Gamba (conductor)

    • Chandos Chan 9851.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Messiah – I Know That My Reedemer Liveth

    Performer: Carolyn Sampson (soprano) Performer: The Sixteen Performer: Harry Christophers (conductor)

    • Coro COR16062.
  • Frederick Delius

    Winter Night (Sleigh Ride) from Three Small Tone Poems

    Performer: Royal Scottish National Orchestra Performer: David Lloyd-Jones (conductor)

    • Naxos 8557143.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Canzon Duodecimi Toni a 10 No 2

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Brass

    • Naxos 8554129.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto for Flute, Harp & Orchestra in C major K299: 1st Movement: Allegro

    Performer: James Galway (flute) Performer: Marisa Robles (harp) Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Performer: Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

    • RCA 09026682562.
  • Thomas Tallis

    Spem in Alium for 40 voices

    Performer: Choir of King’s College Cambridge Performer: Stephen Cleobury (director)

    • EMI Classics 50999 6090042.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in D major K33

    Performer: Ksenija Sidorova (accordion)

    • Champs Hill Records CHRCD019.
  • George Gershwin

    Variations on 'I Got Rhythm' for Piano and Orchestra

    Performer: Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano) Performer: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Performer: Marin Alsop (conductor)

    • Decca 478 2189.

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