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Sunday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Ronald Binge

    Elizabethan Serenade

    Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra Performer: Vernon Handley (conductor)

    • Sony 88697707372.
  • Claude Debussy

    La plus que lente

    Performer: Stephen Hough (piano)

    • Hyperion CDA67686.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Lark Ascending

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Donald Runnicles.

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti (violin) Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Andrew Litton (conductor)

    • DG 476 3399.
  • Henry Purcell

    If Music be the Food of Love (1st version, 1692)

    Performer: Alfred Deller (conter tenor) Performer: Walter Bergman (harpsichord)

    • Alto ALC.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    7 Variations on God Save the King WoO 79

    Performer: Olli Mustonen (piano)

    • Decca 4368342.
  • Franz Schubert

    Rosamunde - incidental music (D.797)..., no.5; Entr'acte in B flat major

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

    • DG 4316552.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Water music - suite (HWV.349) in D major

    Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Performer: Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

    • Hanssler Classics 98 939.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Song Without Words Opus 19 No 1

    Performer: Murray Perahia (piano)

    • Sony Classical SK66511.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Ave verum corpus - motet for chorus and strings (K.618)

    Performer: The Sixteen Performer: Harry Christophers (conductor)

    • Coro COR 16057.
  • Aram Khachaturian

    Spartacus – Variation of Aegina

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Aram Khachaturian (conductor)

    • EMI 50999 9 498242.
  • Rachel Portman

    A Celebration

    Performer: The Mayor’s Jubilee Band

    • Non Commercial Recording.
  • Howard Ferguson

    Concerto for piano and string orchestra op 12 – Finale Allegro Giovale

    Performer: Howard Shelley (piano) Performer: City of London Sinfonia Performer: Richard Hickox (conductor)

    • EMICDC7496272.
  • Derek Bell

    Toccata Burlesca

    Performer: Petco Totev (oboe) Performer: Derek Bell (piano)

    • Athene ATHCD14.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Nutcracker - suite (Op.71a), no.3; Waltz of the flowers

    Performer: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Performer: George Solti

    • Decca 417 400-2.


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