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01/06/2014

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, featuring the Best of British music Playlist and listener requests. Plus requests for works by neglected composers.

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.

2 hours

Last on

Sun 1 Jun 2014 07:00

Music Played

  • Richard Rodgers

    Carousel Waltz (Carousel)

    Orchestra: The New London Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • American Light Music Classics.
    • Hyperion.
    • 22.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Piano Trio No 1 in B major, Op 8 (1st mvt)

    Performer: André Previn. Performer: Viktoria Mullova. Performer: Heinrich Schiff.
    • Beethoven: Archduke Trio: Previn, Mullova, Schiff.
    • Philips.
    • 1.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Felicissima quest'alma (Apollo e Dafne)

    Singer: Anna Prohaska. Ensemble: Arcangelo. Director: Jonathan Cohen.
    • Anna Prohaska - Enchanted Forest.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 5.
  • Frederick Delius

    On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vernon Handley.
    • Delius: Orchestral Works: London Philharmonic Orchestra/Handley.
    • CLASSICS FOR PLEASURE.
    • 2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat major, Op 19 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Richard Goode. Conductor: Iván Fischer. Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra.
    • Beethoven: The Complete Piano Concertos: Richard Goode, Budapest FO, Fischer.
    • Nonesuch.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Quartet for strings in F major, 2nd movement; Assez vif - tres rythme

    Ensemble: Ysaÿe Quartet.
    • Ravel/Debussy: String Quartets: Quatuor Ysaye.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Franz Schubert

    Gefrorne Tranen, no.3 from Winterreise, D.911

    Singer: Jonas Kaufmann. Performer: Helmut Deutsch.
    • Schubert Winterreise.
    • SONY CLASSICAL.
    • 3.
  • Robert Schumann

    (Schumann) Widmung (S.566) transc. for piano

    Performer: Leon McCawley.
    • Schumann: Piano music: Leon McCawley.
    • Avie.
    • 1.
  • Edward Elgar

    Pomp and Circumstance, No.3, Con fuoco

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
  • Thomas Weelkes

    Death hath deprived me [A remembrance of .. Thomas Morley] for 6 voices [1608]

    Choir: Vox Luminis. Director: Lionel Meunier.
    • Royal Funeral Music.
    • Ricercar.
    • 8.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sinfonia Concertante in E flat major, K 364 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Renaud Capuçon. Performer: Antoine Tamestit. Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Louis Langrée.
    • Mozart: Violin Concertos 1 and 3; Sinfonia Concertante.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 7.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Pines of Rome (The Pines of the Appian Way)

    Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Edo de Waart.
    • Great Orchestral Showpieces, Vol.1.
    • Philips.
    • 4.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz in A flat major, Op 34 No 1

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • Chopin Valses Tharaud.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 16.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Cosi fan Tutte: Overture

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Karl Böhm.
    • CMS7693302.
    • EMI.
    • 1.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen (Cantata No 11)

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Ensemble: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Bach Cantatas - Gardiner: 28.
    • SDG.
    • 23.

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