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Sunday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring the Best of British Music Playlist, listener requests, works by neglected composers and wake-up calls.

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

Music Played

  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in A major, K 212

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Murray Perahia plays Handel and Scarlatti.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 22.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Kaiser-Walzer, Op.437

    Music Arranger: Arnold Schoenberg. Ensemble: Orchestre de l’Opéra de Lyon.
    • Schoenberg: Kaiserwalzer and other Transcriptions: Soliste de l'Opera National d.
    • Erato.
    • 4.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Sarabande et rigaudon for orchestra (Op.93), Sarabande

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Geoffrey Simon. Performer: Tina Gruenberg.
    • Saint-Saens: Volume 1: London Philharmonic/Simon.
    • Cala.
    • 5.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Allegro con spirito (4th movement) from Symphony no.29 in A major K.201

    Orchestra: Orchestra Mozart. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Claudio Abbado, The Symphony Edition.
    • DG.
    • 8.
  • Paco Peña

    Rumbeando La Milonga

    Performer: Paco Peña.
    • Eclipse.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen (A German Requiem)

    Choir: MDR Rundfunkchor Leipzig. Orchestra: MDR Sinfonieorchester. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • Naxos.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Symphony No. 4 in E flat 'Romantic': Scherzo

    Conductor: Eugen Jochum. Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • DG.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    English folk song suite orch. Jacob: 1. Seventeen come Sunday

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Music Arranger: Gordon Jacob. Conductor: James Judd.
    • Vaughan Williams: Piano Concerto.
    • Naxos.
    • 10.
  • Cyril Scott

    Lotus land Op.47`1 vers. for violin and piano

    Performer: James Ehnes. Performer: Eduard Laurel.
    • James Ehnes - Homage.
    • Onyx.
    • 9.
  • Henry Purcell

    Rejoice in the Lord alway, Z 49, 'Bell Anthem'

    Singer: Iestyn Davies. Singer: James Gilchrist. Singer: Neal Davies. Choir: Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge. Orchestra: St John's Sinfonia. Director: Andrew Nethsingha.
    • My Beloved Spake: Anthems by Purcell and Humfrey.
    • Chandos.
    • 10.
  • James Scott Skinner

    Hurricane Set

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Performer: Éamon Doorley. Performer: Tony Byrne. Performer: Phil Cunningham. Performer: Ewen Vernal.
    • Nicola Benedetti - Homecoming.
    • Decca.
    • 8.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Flute Concerto in A minor, RV.440

    Performer: Katy Bircher. Ensemble: La Serenissima. Director: Adrian Chandler.
    • Vivaldi: The French Connection 2.
    • Avie.
    • 8.
  • Scott Joplin

    The Entertainer - rag for piano

    Ensemble: Katia & Marielle Labèque.
    • Encore! Katia and Marielle Labeque.
    • Sony classical.
  • Howard Skempton

    Lento for orchestra

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mark Wigglesworth.
    • Skempton - Lento.
    • NMC.
    • 1.

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