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Live at Southbank Centre: Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's breakfast show live from London's Southbank Centre, with the Best of British Music Playlist, compiled from listener requests.

Live at Southbank Centre: Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring the Best of British music Playlist, compiled from listener requests. Also, including your requests for works by neglected composers, amateur music-making groups and wake-up calls. Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk with your music requests.
Radio 3 is broadcasting live from a pop-up studio at London's Southbank Centre all day every day for the last two weeks of March. If you're in the area, visit the Radio 3 studio and performance space in the Royal Festival Hall Riverside Café to listen to Radio 3, ask questions and enjoy the special events.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Claude Debussy

    Suite bergamasque for piano, Clair de lune

    Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.
    • Debussy: Complete works for piano vol.3: Bavouzet.
    • Chandos.
    • 4.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony No 3 in A minor, Op 56, 'Scottish' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Semyon Bychkov.
    • Mendelssohn: Symphonies Nos. 3 and 4.
    • Philips.
    • 2.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Organ Concerto in B flat major, Op.4`2

    Performer: Richard Egarr. Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music.
    • Handel: Organ Concertos Op.4: Academy of Ancient Music/Egarr.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 5-8.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Motets (Op.135), no.3; Glorious and powerful God

    Choir: Winchester Cathedral Choir. Director: David Hill.
    • Stanford: Sacred Choral Music, Vol. 3: Winchester Cathedral Choir, David Hill.
    • Hyperion.
    • 6.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    String Quartet in C major, K 465, 'Dissonance' (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: Belcea Quartet.
    • Mozart: String Quartets K465 and K499.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 4.
  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold

    Marietta's Lute Song (Die tote Stadt)

    Singer: Renée Fleming. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Jeffrey Tate.
    • Renee Fleming - By Request.
    • Decca.
    • 12.
  • William Lloyd Webber

    Tree Tops (Three Spring Miniatures)

    Performer: Ian Brown.
    • CDA67008.
    • HYPERION.
    • 3.
  • Richard Rodgers

    The Carousel Waltz, arr. Don Walker

    Orchestra: The New London Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • CDA67067.
    • HYPERION.
    • 22.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Papillon for cello and piano, Op 77

    Performer: Alban Gerhardt. Performer: Cécile Licad.
    • Faure: Cello Sonatas: Alban Gerhardt/Cecile Licad.
    • Hyperion.
    • 9.
  • Henry Purcell

    My Beloved Spake

    Performer: Julian Podger. Performer: Charles Daniels. Performer: Charles Pott. Performer: Peter Harvey. Ensemble: Gabrieli Consort & Players. Director: Paul McCreesh.
    • 445 882 2.
    • ARCHIV.
    • 14.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Simple symphony Op.4 (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Benjamin Britten.
    • 417 509 2.
    • DECCA.
    • 3.
  • Alexander Scriabin

    2 Pieces for piano [left hand] (Op.9), no.2; Nocturne in D flat major

    Performer: Stephen Coombs.
    • Alexander Scriabin: The Early Scriabin: Stephen Coombs.
    • Helios.
    • 18.
  • Richard Strauss

    Festmarsch (Op.1) in E flat major

    Orchestra: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Karl Anton Rickenbacher.
    • Richard Strauss Vol. 10: Early Orchestral Works II.
    • Koch Schwann.
    • 1.
  • Franz Liszt

    Annees de pelerinage - 2me annee, Italie S.161: Canzonetta del Salvator Rosa

    Performer: Peter King.
    • Liszt: The Essential Organ Works.
    • Regent.
    • 4.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Tambourin chinois, Op.3

    Performer: Maxim Vengerov. Performer: Itamar Golan.
    • Paganini/Saraste/Kreisler/Wieniawski: Vengerov/Golan.
    • Teldec.
    • 8.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Der Kuss, Op 128

    Performer: Fritz Wunderlich. Performer: Hubert Giesen.
    • 4299332.
    • DG.
    • 20.
  • Luigi Cherubini

    Anacreon – Overture

    Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • CDC 7 54338 2.
    • EMI.

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