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Saturday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show. Celebrating British Music and continuing the Musical Map.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Jeremiah Clarke

    The Prince of Denmark's March

    Performer: Wynton Marsalis, trumpet Performer: English Chamber Orchestra Performer: Anthony Newman

    • SONY Classical SK 60804.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams


    Performer: Ian Bostridge Performer: Holst Singers Performer: Stephen Layton, director

    • Hyperion CDA 66777.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Keyboard Concerto No 3 in D BWV 1054, i. Allegro (as in Violin Concerto in E BWV 1042)

    Performer: Murray Perahia, piano Performer: Academy-of-St-Martin- in-the-Fields

    • SONY SK 89690.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Roméo et Juliette, Ah! Je veux vivre

    Performer: Renée Fleming Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Sir Charles Mackerras, conductor

    • DECCA 467 049.
  • Darius Milhaud


    Performer: Duo Lechener Tiempo - Karen Lechner and Sergio Tiempo, pianos

    • Vanti Classic 541470610312.
  • Fanny Mendelssohn

    String Quartet in E flat major, iv. Finale

    Performer: The Ebène Quartet

    • Virgin Classical 50999 464546 21.
  • John Ireland

    Sea Fever

    Performer: Jonathan Lemalu, bass-baritone Performer: Roger Vignoles, piano

    • EMI Classics 575203 2.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Introduction et Allegro

    Performer: Rachel Masters, harp Performer: Ulster Orchestra

    • Yan Pascal Tortelier. conductor.
  • Rutland Boughton

    Oboe Quartet No. 1 ii Allegro giocoso

    Performer: Sarah Francis, oboe Performer: Rasumovsky Quartet

    • Hyperion CDA 66936.
  • Edward Elgar

    Salut d'amour Op 12

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Lawrence Collingwood, conductor

    • EMI CDM5 65593 2.
  • Astor Piazzolla

    Summer in Buenos Aires

    Performer: Gidon Kremer, violin Performer: Kremerata Baltica

    • Nonesuch 7559 79568 2.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Le Tombeau de Couperin prelude

    Performer: Anne Queffelec, piano

    • 61489.
  • Richard Rodgers

    South Pacific - Some Enchanted evening

    Performer: Gerald Finley Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Edward Gardner, conductor

    • CHANDOS CHAN 3167.
  • Joan Trimble

    Suite for Strings

    Performer: Irish Chamber Orchestra Performer: Fionnuala Hunt (violin)

    • Black Box BBM1003.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    2 Valses from Op.64 (1 and 2)

    Performer: Maria Joao Pires, piano

    • DG 477 74483.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Where shall I fly (Hercules)

    Performer: Joyce DiDonato, mezzo soprano Performer: Les Talens Lyriques Performer: Christophe Rousset, conductor

    • Virgin Classics 50999 519038 2 4.
  • John Williams

    Theme From Superman

    Performer: Royal Scottish National Orchestra Performer: John Debney, conductor

    • CFMCD 46.


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