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Sunday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show. Including Chopin's Ballade No 1 in G minor for piano, Lauridsen's Ave Maria, and Waldteufel's Estudiantina (Waltz).

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast Show, including Chopin's Ballade No. 1 in G minor played by pianist Alexandre Tharaud, choir Polyphony under Stephen Layton sing Lauridsen's Ave Maria, and the Slovak State Symphony Orchestra conducted by Alfred Walter perform Waldteufel's Estudiantina (Waltz).

2 hours

Music Played

  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Fantasia on Greensleeves

    Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Performer: Neville Marriner

    • Decca 430 093-2.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Quartet in B flat major op 71 no 1: Final movement – Vivace

    Performer: Takacs Quartet

    • Hyperion CDA 67793.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Songs my Mother Taught Me

    Performer: Joan Sutherland (soprano) Performer: New Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Richard Bonynge

    • BELART 4501402.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Ballade no 1 in G minor

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud (piano)

    • Virgin 50999 4578452 1.
  • Carl Nielsen

    The Fog is Lifting (Tagen Letter) from "The Mother"

    Performer: Anna Dina Schick (flute) Performer: Nina Kathrin Schlemm (harp)

    • DaCapo 8226064.
  • Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Oboe Concerto in C major, op 9 no 5

    Performer: Pierre Pierlot (oboe) Performer: I Solisti Veneti Performer: Claudio Scimone

    • Apex 0927 49020 2.
  • Morten Lauridsen

    Ave Maria

    Performer: Polyphony Performer: Stephen Layton

    • Hyperion CDA 67449.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Valse a cinq temps : Vivace

    Performer: Konstantin Shamray (piano)

    • Naxos 8.572225.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Overture – Le Carnival Romain op 9

    Performer: Danish National Symphony Orchestra Performer: Thomas Dausgaard

    • Chandos CHAN10416.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Violin Concerto in E minor, op 64: 3rd movement

    Performer: Itzhak Perlman (violin) Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Andre Previn (conductor)

    • EMI 5 62591 2.
  • Johannes Brahms

    German Requiem (London Version): Ihr habt nun Traurigkeit

    Performer: Sandrine PIau (soprano) Performer: Brigitte Engerer, Boris Berezkovsky (pianos) Performer: Accentus Performer: Laurence Equilbey

    • Naïve V 4956.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    La finta giardiniera (Overture)

    Orchestra: Staatskapelle Dresden. Conductor: Colin Davis.

    Performer: Staatskapelle Dresden Performer: Sir Colin Davis

    • RCA 74321 56698 2.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu D 899 no 2 in E flat

    Performer: Elisabeth Leonskaya (piano)

    • Apex 2564 61140 2.
  • Your Call - Harriet Tupper

    • Heinrich Schütz

      The Angel to the Shepherds (Christmas Story SWV 435)

      Performer: Emma Kirkby (soprano) Performer: Taverner Players Performer: Andrew Parrott

      • Virgin 5 61922 2.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Romance for violin and orchestra op 11

    Performer: Thomas Zehetmair (violin) Performer: Philharmonia Performer: Eliahu Inbal (conductor)

    • Apex 2564 61427 2.
  • Émile Waldteufel

    Estudiantina (Waltz)

    Performer: Slovak State Symphony Orchestra Performer: Alfred Walter (conductor)

    • Naxos 8.578041-42.

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