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Sunday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Giuseppe Verdi

    La donna e mobile (Rigoletto)

    Performer: Rolando Villazon, tenor Performer: Munich Radio Orchestra Performer: Marcello Viotti, conductor

    • VIRGIN 635711 2.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Suite No.2 in F

    Performer: Sviatoslav Richter, piano

    • EMI 5 86540 2.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Suite in A major, op.98b "American"

    Performer: Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: David Zinman, conductor

    • APEX 75597 96772.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    3 Arias from Luisa Miller: Ti desta, Luisa, T'amo d'amor ch'esprimere; Ah!fu giusto il mio

    Performer: Hagen String Quartet

    • DG 447 069 2.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Hungarian Fantasy, op.35

    Performer: Bernard Garfield, bassoon Performer: Philadelphia Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Eugene Ormandy

    • SONY SBK 62652.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Waltz, Swan Lake

    Performer: USSR Academic Symphony Orchestra Performer: Yevgeny Svetlanov, conductor

    • OLYMPIA OCD136.
  • Vittorio Monti

    Czardas

    Performer: Katharine Gowers, violin Performer: Charles Owen, piano

    • BBC Radio 3 recording for Afternoon on 3.
    • 41275.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    First Movement, Symphony No.7

    Performer: Manchester Camerata Performer: Douglas Boyd, conductor

    • AVIE AV2169.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Barcarolle no.1 in a minor op.26

    Performer: Kun Wu Paik, piano

    • DECCA 470246 2.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Emperor waltz (arranged Schoenberg)

    Performer: Alban Berg Quartet Performer: Heinz Medjimorec (piano) Performer: Wolfgang Schulz (flute) Performer: Ernst Ottensamer (clarinet)

    • EMI CDC 754881-2.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    E scherzo, od e follia (Act 1, Un ballo in mashcera)

    Performer: Herva Nelli (soprano) Performer: Jan Peerce, tenor (Riccardo) Performer: Nicola Moscona, bass Performer: Norman Scott, bass Performer: Claramae Turner, mezzo-soprano (Ulrica) Performer: Virginia Haskins, soprano (Oscar) Performer: Robert Shaw Chorale Performer: NBC Symphony Orchestra Performer: Arturo Toscanini, conductor

    • RCA CD-60301.

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