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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.

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2 hours

Music Played

  • Benjamin Britten

    Irish reel [from the film 'Village Harvest']

    Conductor: Martyn Brabbins. Performer: Birmingham Contemporary Music Group.
    • NMC.
    • NMCD 112.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sonata in C major K.330 for piano: 2nd movement; Andante cantabile

    Performer: Lang Lang.
    • DG.
    • 477 5976.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in F major RV.293, Op.8`3 (L'Autunno) for violin and orchestra

    Performer: Candida Thompson. Performer: Elizabeth Kenny. Performer: Henk Rubingh. Performer: Jan Jansen. Performer: Janine Jansen. Performer: Julian Rachlin. Performer: Maarten Jansen. Performer: Stacy Watton.
    • DECCA.
    • 475-6188 2.
  • Georges Auric

    Dead of night - music for the film

    Conductor: Rumon Gamba. Performer: BBC Philharmonic.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN-9774.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Tosca - opera in 3 acts: Act 3; E lucevan le stelle [Cavaradossi] conductor: Marco Armiliato

    Performer: Jonas Kaufmann. Performer: City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • DECCA.
    • DECCA-4759966.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony no. 3 in A minor Op.56 (Scottish): 4th movement; Allegro un poco

    Conductor: Oliver von Dohnányi. Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Decca.
    • 460 2392.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach arr. Friedman

    Sonata in E flat major BWV.1031 for flute and keyboard: 2nd movement; Siciliano

    Performer: Piers Lane.
    • HYPERION.
    • CDA-67344.
  • Romeo Cascarino

    Meditation

    Performer: JoAnn Falletta. Performer: The Philadelphia Orchestra.
    • NAXOS.
    • 8-559266.
  • Romeo Cascarino

    Elegy

    Conductor: JoAnn Falletta. Performer: Philadelphia Philharmonia.
    • NAXOS.
    • 8-559266.
  • Franz Schubert

    Trio in E flat major D.929 for piano and strings: 2nd movement; Andante con moto

    Performer: Istomin/Stern/Rose Trio.
    • SONY CLASSICAL.
    • SM3K-46425.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    The Pirates of Penzance - comic opera: Act 1, no.13; The Modern major-general

    Conductor: Isidore Godfrey. Performer: John Reed. Performer: The D’Oyly Carte Opera Company. Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • DECCA.
    • 473 650 2.
  • Richard Strauss

    4 Letzte Lieder AV.150 for voice and orchestra: Im Abendrot

    Conductor: Herbert von Karajan. Performer: Anna Tomowa‐Sintow. Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 419-188-2.
  • Philip Glass

    Koyaanisqatsi - music from the film: Prophecies

    Conductor: Michael Riesman. Performer: Ensemble..
    • ISLAND.
    • IMCD 98.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Concerto no. 1 in E minor Op.11 for piano and orchestra: 3rd movement; Rondo

    Conductor: Andris Nelsons. Performer: Daniel Barenboim. Performer: Berlin State Orchestra.
    • DG RECORDS.
    • 477-9520.
  • Danny Elfman

    Edward Scissorhands main Title/Ice Dance

    Conductor: Shirley Walker. Performer: Hollywood Film Chorale. Performer: Sinfonia of London.
    • MCA.
    • MCLD19303.
  • Irving Berlin

    Blue skies

    Performer: Al Jolson.
    • JZCD.
    • 309.

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