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Sunday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No.9 'From the New World' (3rd movement)

    Performer: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Performer: Nikolaus Harnoncourt (conductor)

    • TELDEC 3984252542.
  • John Milton

    Fantazia 5 in A minor

    Performer: Fretwork

    • REGENT REGCD341.
  • Claude Debussy

    L'Isle joyeuse

    Orchestrator: Molinari Performer: Orchestra National de Lyon Performer: Jun Märkl (conductor)

    • NAXOS 8572568.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    Piano Trio Op.15 (3rd movement Presto)

    Performer: Trio Wanderer

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMC902060.
  • Ferdinand Hérold

    La somnambule – Finale

    Performer: Orchestra Victoria Performer: Richard Bonynge (conductor)

    • MELBA MR301087.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata Meinen Jesum lass ich nicht BWV124 (for the First Sunday after Epiphany)

    Performer: Claron Mc Fadden, sop Performer: Michael Chance, alto Performer: James Gilchrist, tenor Performer: Peter Harvey, bass Performer: The Monteverdi Choir Performer: The English Baroque Soloists Performer: John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

    • SDG174.
  • Umberto Giordano

    Fedora – Intermezzo to Act 2

    Performer: BBC Philharmonic Performer: Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)

    • CHANDOS CHAN10634.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Roman Festivals – La Befana (Epiphany)

    Performer: Orchestra dell’Accademia Nationale di Santa Cecilia Performer: Daniele Gatti (conductor)

    • CONIFER 75605512922.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata in D Op.10 No.3 (3rd movement Rondo)

    Performer: Martin Roscoe (piano)

    • DEUX-ELLES DXL1161.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Overture from Suite in A minor TWV55:a2

    Performer: L’Orfeo Baroque Orchestra Performer: Carin van Heerden (recorder/director)

    • CPO 7772182.
  • Béla Bartók

    Romanian Dance

    Performer: Hungarian State Symphony Orchestra Performer: Adam Fischer (conductor)

    • NIMBUS NI5309.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Horn Concerto No.4 in E flat K495 (3rd movement Rondo)

    Performer: Anthony Halstead (natural horn) Performer: The Hanover Band Performer: Roy Goodman (conductor)

    • NIMBUS NI7023.
  • Edward Elgar

    Dream of Gerontius – Proficiscere, anima Christiana (end Part 1)

    Performer: Bryn Terfel (Priest) Performer: Hallé Choir & Youth Choir Performer: Hallé Performer: Sir Mark Elder (conductor)

    • HALLE CDHLD7520.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata K284

    Performer: Mikhail Pletnev (piano)

    • VIRGIN 5619612.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Roman Carnival

    Performer: Anima Eterna Brugge Performer: Jos van Immerseel (conductor)

    • ZIG ZAG TERRITOIRES ZZT100101.

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