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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

  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in G minor, RV 156

    Performer: Midori Seiler. Orchestra: Academy for Ancient Music Berlin.
    • Vivaldi: Double Concertos: Academie fur Alte Musik Berlin.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Piano Trio in D minor, Op 120 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Gil Shaham. Performer: Akira Eguchi. Performer: Brinton Smith.
    • Canary Classics.
  • Alexander Borodin

    In the steppes of central Asia

    Orchestra: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Tchaikovsky: 1812 Overture, Rimsky-Korsakov, Borodin: Neeme Jarvi.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 3.
  • Billy Mayerl

    Autumn Crocus

    Performer: Susan Tomes.
    • Loose Elbows - Susan Tomes plays the piano music of Billy Mayerl.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 13.
  • Alissa Firsova

    Stabat Mater

    Choir: The Sixteen.
    • COR16127.
    • CORO.
    • 2.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Ma mere l'oye - suite vers. for piano duet, Le Jardin feerique

    Ensemble: Katia & Marielle Labèque.
    • Maurice Ravel Katia Et Marielle Labeque.
    • KML.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Violin Concerto in D major, Op 35 - 3rd movement; Finale

    Performer: James Ehnes. Orchestra: Sydney Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto etc..
    • Onyx.
    • 3.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes (Dawn)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Chandos.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Rhapsody for contralto, male chorus & orchestra (Op.53)

    Singer: Janet Baker. Choir: London Symphony Chorus. Orchestra: City of London Sinfonia. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Brahms/Mendelssohn: Dame Janet Baker/Richard Hickox.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 1.
  • Claude Debussy

    Jardins sous la pluie (Estampes)

    Performer: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet.
    • Debussy, Preludes etc.: Jean-Yves Thibaudet.
    • Decca.
    • 15.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Romanze

    Ensemble: Leipziger Streichquartett.
    • MDG.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto (K.314) vers. flute & orch in D mj, 1st mvt; Allegro aperto

    Performer: Emmanuel Pahud. Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Mozart Flute Concertos Concerto For Flute And Harp.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Dudley Moore

    Beethoven sonata parody [on Colonel Bogey march]

    Performer: Piers Lane. Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven.
    • British Comedy Classics.
    • EMI.
    • CDECC7.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No 3 in E flat major, Op 55, 'Eroica' (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Beethoven: Symphonies 3 and 4.
    • Decca.
    • 4.

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