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Saturday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring the Best of British music Playlist, compiled from listener requests. Also, including requests for your favourite works and pieces that you would like to hear.
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2 hours

Last on

Sat 15 Nov 2014 07:00

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata no. 211 BWV.211 (Schweigt stille, plaudert nicht) (Kaffee-Kantate): Ei wie schmeckt der Koffee Susse

    Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music. Singer: Emma Kirkby. Conductor: Christopher Hogwood.
    • J S Bach: Coffee and Peasant Cantatas.
    • 2.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Suite for Jazz Band No 1

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Shostakovich: The Jazz Album - Brautigam, Masseurs.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • William Herschel

    Symphony No 12 in D major (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: London Mozart Players. Conductor: Matthias Bamert.
    • Herschel: Symphonies - London Mozart Players/Bamert.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 4.
  • Johann Kaspar Kerll

    Capriccio sopra il cucu

    Performer: Lionel Rogg.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Edward Elgar

    The Light of Life: Light of the World, we know Thy praise

    Choir: London Symphony Chorus. Conductor: Richard Hickox. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra.
    • Chandos.
  • André Messager

    Solo de concours for clarinet and piano

    Performer: Julian Bliss. Performer: Julien Quentin.
    • Music for Clarinet and Piano.
    • EMI.
    • 4.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Rondo in D major, K 382

    Performer: Daniel Barenboim. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Director: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Mozart The Collectors Edition 50 CDs The Masterpieces The Greatest Artists.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Johann Georg Pisendel

    Sonata in A minor for violin solo: 2nd movement; Allegro

    Performer: Amandine Beyer.
    • Amandine Beyer - J S Bach, Sonates & Partitas / BWV 1001 - 1006.
    • 16.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Les Indes galantes... [1736], Chaconne [Ballet general de guerriers... sauvages]

    Orchestra: Les Musiciens du Louvre. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • Rameau: Une Symphonie Imaginaire: Musiciens du Louvre/Minkowski.
    • Archiv.
    • 17.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Rapsodie espagnole vers. for orchestra i. Feria

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Pierre Boulez.
    • Boulez Conducts Debussy and Ravel.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 14.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    L'Italiana in Algeri (Overture)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Overtures (The Chamber Orchestra of Europe feat. conductor: Claudio Abbado).
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 003.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Rose Adagio (The Sleeping Beauty)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: André Previn.
    • Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake; Sleeping Beauty; The Nutcracker - Highlights.
    • EMI.
    • 7.
  • Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis

    Quartet in C minor for strings [1901-2]: 3rd movement; Menuet

    Ensemble: Vilnius Quartet.
    • Ciurlionis: Symphonic Poems (In the Forest/The Sea), String Quartet.
    • 5.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave) - overture (Op.26)

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Christoph von Dohnányi.
    • Mendelssohn: Symphonies 3, 4, 5, etc Wiener Philharmoniker.
    • Decca.
    • 5.
  • Dag Wirén

    Marcia (Serenade for Strings in C major, Op 11)

    Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Stig Westerberg.
    • Swedish Highlights: Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra/Westerberg.
    • Caprice.
    • 5.


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