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Sunday - Martin Handley: Sound of Cinema

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, celebrating the Sound of Cinema with the A-Z of film music, the Musical Map and listener requests. Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk or text 83111.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis

    Orchestra: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Robert Spano.
    • Vaughan Williams: Tallis Fantasia/Symphony no.5.
    • TELARC.
    • 2.
  • Luigi Boccherini

    Fandango from "Quintet" G.448

    Performer: Andreas Staier. Performer: Christine Schornsheim. Music Arranger: Andreas Staier. Performer: Adela González-Campa. Music Arranger: Christine Schornsheim.
    • Variaciones del Fandango Espanol.
    • TELDEC.
    • 14.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Selig sind die Toten from A German Requiem, Op.45

    Choir: The Sixteen. Performer: Gary Cooper. Performer: Christopher Glynn. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Ein Deutsches Requiem - Johannes Brahms.
    • CORO.
    • 7.
  • Christian Cannabich

    Symphony no. 57 in E flat major: 1st movement; Allegro

    Ensemble: Concerto Köln.
    • Mannheim: The Golden Age.
    • Teldec.
    • 1.
  • Marc‐Antoine Charpentier

    Te Deum, H146 (Prelude)

    Conductor: Nicholas Kraemer. Ensemble: Raglan Baroque Players.
    • Music from the Courts of Europe: The Raglan Baroque Players, Nicholas Kraemer.
    • United.
  • John Adams

    China Gates

    Performer: Gloria Cheng.
    • iano Music of John Adams and Terry Riley: Gloria Cheng-Cochran.
    • Telarc.
  • Bernard Herrmann

    Citizen Kane - Overture

    Orchestra: City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Coastal Command - Finale

    Orchestra: City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra.
  • E.J. Moeran

    First movement from String quartet in E flat major

    Ensemble: Maggini Quartet.
    • Moeran: String quartets, string trio.
    • NAXOS.
    • 1.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Hallelujah (Messiah)

    Ensemble: Dunedin Consort and Players.
    • Handel: Messiah: Dunedin Consort & Players.
    • Linn.
  • Franz Schubert

    Allegretto in C minor, D 915

    Performer: Imogen Cooper.
    • Schubert, Live, Volume 3: Imogen Cooper.
    • Avie.
    • 9.
  • Max Steiner

    Casablanca

    Performer: William Tritt. Orchestra: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra. Conductor: Erich Kunzel.
    • Selections from Victory at Sea, War and Remembrance, Casablanca and other favour.
    • TELARC.
    • 7.
  • Eric Whitacre

    Lux aurumque

    Choir: Eric Whitacre Singers. Choir: Laudibus. Conductor: Eric Whitacre.
    • Eric Whitacre, Light & Gold.
    • Decca.
    • 1.

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