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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.
Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk with your music requests.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Nutcracker - ballet Op.71

    Conductor: Neeme Järvi. Performer: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN 5144.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    La Betulia liberata - oratorio in 2 parts K.118

    Conductor: Andrea Marcon. Performer: La Cetra.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 477 9445.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Burlesca for orchestra [1906]

    Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda. Performer: BBC Philharmonic.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN 241-47.
  • Lord Berners

    Waltz for piano

    Performer: Peter Lawson.
    • ALBANY.
    • TROY-290.
  • Symphony no. 3 in E flat major Op.97 (Rhenish)

    • HANSSLER CLASSICS.
    • 98.191.
  • Benjamin Britten

    St Nicolas Op.42

    Conductor: Matthew Best. Performer: Corydon Singers. Performer: English Chamber Orchestra.
    • HYPERION.
    • CDA-66333.
  • William Lloyd Webber

    Badinage de Noel for piano

    Performer: John Lill.
    • ASV.
    • CD DCA-961.
  • Johann Christoph (1642-1703) Bach

    Ach, dass ich Wassers genug hatte - lamentatio for alto, violin, 3 violas da gamba and bc

    Performer: Magdalena Kožená. Performer: Reinhard Goebel. Performer: Musica Antiqua Köln.
    • ARCHIV.
    • 00289-474 1942.
  • Barbara Hendricks & Moses Hogan Chorale

    TRADITIONAL AMERICAN: Old Time Religion

    Conductor: Moses Hogan Chorale.
    • EMI.
    • CDC 2 34425-2.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Concerto in E flat major H.7e.1 for trumpet and orchestra

    Conductor: Neville Marriner. Performer: Håkan Hardenberger. Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 432-060-2.
  • Georgy Catoire

    6 Morceaux Op.6 for piano

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
    • HELIOS.
    • CDH 55425.
  • William Walton

    Symphony no. 1 in B flat minor

    Conductor: Edward Gardner. Performer: BBC S O..
    • Chandos.
    • CHAN 5136.
  • Pietro Mascagni

    Cavalleria rusticana - opera in 1 act

    Conductor: Giuseppe Sinopoli. Performer: Plácido Domingo. Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 435-419-2.
  • Alberto Ginastera

    Estancia - dances from the ballet Op.8a for orchestra

    Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel. Performer: Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 477-8337.
  • Orazio Vecchi

    So ben mi ch'a bon tempo

    Performer: Anthony Rooley. Performer: Baroque Brass of London. Performer: Consort of Musicke..
    • EMI.
    • CDC 7-49234-2.
  • Orazio Vecchi

    Saltarello detto trivella - for ensemble

    Performer: Anthony Rooley. Performer: Baroque Brass of London. Performer: Consort of Musicke..
    • EMI.
    • CDC 7-49234-2.
  • Orazio Vecchi

    Mo magari colona - madrigal in 3 voices

    Performer: Anthony Rooley. Performer: Baroque Brass of London. Performer: Consort of Musicke..
    • EMI.
    • CDC 7-49234-2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Suite no. 3 in D major BWV.1068 for orchestra

    Performer: Jacques Loussier Trio.
    • TELARC.
    • TEL-35319-02.
  • Peter Warlock

    A Cornish Christmas carol for chorus a 8

    Conductor: Paul Spicer. Performer: Finzi Singers.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN-9182.
  • HOLBROOKE

    Pandora

    Conductor: George Vass. Performer: Royal Scottish National Orchestra.
    • DUTTON EPOCH.
    • CDLX7251.
  • Johan Halvorsen

    6 Norwegian dances

    Conductor: Neeme Järvi. Performer: Marianne Thorsen. Performer: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN 10834(4).

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