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Sunday - 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

Music Played

  • Pietro Mascagni

    Iris - opera in 3 acts

    Conductor: Giuseppe Patanè. Performer: Zurich Radio Orchestra.
    • CBS.
    • M2K-45526.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in B flat major RV.375 for violin and orchestra

    Conductor: Diego Fasolis. Performer: Maurice Steger. Performer: I Barocchisti.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • HMC 902190.
  • Richard Strauss

    Quartet in C minor Op.13 for piano and strings

    Performer: Faure Quartet.
    • 88843 023672.
  • Leos Janáček


    Conductor: Edward Gardner. Performer: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHSA 5142.
  • Peter Warlock

    The Frostbound wood

    Performer: Geoffrey Parsons. Performer: Norman Bailey.
    • DECCA.
    • 470-199-2.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Il Pastor fido - opera [all versions]

    Performer: David Bates. Performer: La Nuova Musica.
    • HMU 907585/86.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    4 Mazurkas Op.33 for piano

    Performer: Janina Fialkowska.
    • ATMA.
    • ACD-22597.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Soluppgang [Sunrise] Op.37`3, arr. for voice and orchestra [orig. with piano]

    Conductor: Eivind Aadland. Performer: Tine Thing Helseth. Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • EMI.
    • 50999 088328 25.
  • Ernst Toch

    Gesprochene Musik for chorus (spoken)

    Performer: Timothy Seelig. Performer: Turtle Creek Chorale.
    • DDD 61.
  • Pietro Mascagni

    Cavalleria rusticana - opera in 1 act

    Conductor: James Levine. Performer: National Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • RCA.
    • RD-83091.
  • Frederick Septimus Kelly

    Allegro de concert Op.3 for piano

    Performer: David Quigley.
  • Joseph Holbrooke

    Concerto in E flat major Op.103 (Cambrian) for cello and orchestra

    Conductor: George Vass. Performer: Raphael Wallfisch. Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • DUTTON.
    • CDLX-7251.
  • Pasquini


    Performer: Lorenzo Ghielmi.
    • NUOVA ERA.
    • DDD 6890.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Gli Uccelli [The birds] - suite

    Conductor: Claudio Scimone. Performer: I Solisti Veneti.
    • ERATO.
    • 4509--92187-2.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Sonatina in G major Op.100 for violin and piano

    Performer: Jack Liebeck. Performer: Katya Apekisheva.
    • 88697-499632.
  • E.J. Moeran

    In the mountain country - symphonic impression

    Conductor: Vernon Handley. Performer: Ulster Orchestra.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN-6525.
  • Alexander Scriabin

    7 Preludes Op.17 for piano

    Performer: Piers Lane.
    • HELIOS.
    • CDH 55451.
  • Franz von Suppé

    Boccaccio - operetta

    Conductor: Neeme Järvi. Performer: Royal Scottish National Orchestra.
    • Chandos.
    • CHSA 5110.


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