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Sunday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.

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2 hours

Music Played

  • George Gershwin

    Porgy and Bess - opera in 3 acts

    Performer: André Previn. Performer: Anne‐Sophie Mutter.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 471-500-2.
  • William Walton

    Escape me never - suite from the film, arr. Christopher Palmer

    Conductor: Neville Marriner. Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHANDOS-8870.
  • Jocelyn Pook

    The Merchant of Venice - music for the film

    Performer: Andreas Scholl. Performer: Caroline Balding. Performer: Elizabeth Kenny. Performer: Harvey Brough. Performer: Pavlo Beznosiuk. Performer: Rachel Byrt. Performer: Richard Tunnicliffe. Performer: Siobhán Armstrong.
    • DECCA.
    • 475 6367.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Lieder ohne Worte - book 4 Op.53

    Performer: Howard Shelley.
    • Hyperion.
    • CDA 68098.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Trittico Botticelliano for small orchestra

    Conductor: Neville Marriner. Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
    • EMI.
    • CDC 7 47844-2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg concerto no. 5 in D major BWV.1050

    Performer: Pavlo Beznosiuk. Performer: Rachel Brown. Performer: Richard Egarr. Performer: Academy of Ancient Music.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • HMU-807461.62.
  • Ronald Stevenson

    RONALD STEVENSON: In the Silent Night (from L'art nouveau de chant applique au piano, Vol.1)

    Performer: Murray McLachlan.
    • DIVINE ART.
    • dda-21372.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Zadok the priest - coronation anthem no. 1 HWV.258

    Conductor: Edward Higginbottom. Performer: Academy of Ancient Music. Performer: Choir of New College Oxford.
    • DECCA.
    • 470-226-2.
  • Philip Glass

    The Hours - music for the film

    Performer: Valentina Lisitsa.
    • DECCA.
    • 478 8079.
  • Gaetano Donizetti

    Lucia di Lammermoor - opera seria in 3 acts

    Conductor: Nello Santi. Performer: Joan Sutherland. Performer: Paris Conservatoire Orchestra.
    • DECCA.
    • 425-605-2.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Lark ascending for violin and orchestra

    Conductor: Sir Mark Elder. Performer: Lyn Fletcher. Performer: Hallé.
    • HALLE.
    • CD HLL-7512.
  • Judith Weir

    Arise, Arise! You slumbering sleepers for ensemble

    Performer: Schubert Ensemble of London.
    • NMC.
    • NMC D075.
  • Richard Rodney Bennett

    The Apple Tree for chorus

    Conductor: Paul Brough. Performer: BBC Singers.
    • SIGNUM CLASSICS.
    • SIGCD 293.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Rondo in D major K.485 for piano

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
    • Hyperion.
    • CDA 68029.
  • André Previn, Grady Tate & Mundell Lowe

    JEROME KERN: Bill (from 'Showboat')

    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 447 639-2.
  • Andreas Ottensamer, Antoine Tamestit, Christoph Koncz, Leonidas Kavakos, Odon Racz, Oszkár Ökrös & Stephan Koncz

    EDUARD REMENYI / JOHANNES BRAHMS: Hungarian Dance no.7 in F major

    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 481 1409.

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