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Sunday - Martin Handley

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

Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Rued Langgaard

    String Quartet No 5 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Nightingale String Quartet.
    • String Quartets vol. 3.
    • Da Capo.
    • 7.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Running Set

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Vaughan Williams: Pastoral Symphony etc: LSO/Hickox.
    • Chandos.
    • 6.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Poi che del mio dolore for 5 voices

    Director: Paul Agnew. Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants.
    • Les Arts Florissants.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 104 in D major, 'London' (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • Haydn: The London Symphonies: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra/Davis.
    • Philips.
    • 9.
  • Edvard Grieg

    March of the Trolls, Op 54 No 3 (Lyric Pieces)

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes.
    • Grieg: Lyric Pieces: Leif Ove Andsnes.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 9.
  • Dominique Roggen

    Euphonium Concerto in B flat major

    Ensemble: Capella Istropolitana. Conductor: Dominique Roggen. Performer: Roland Fröscher.
    • Naxos.
  • Edward Elgar

    Serenade for Strings in E minor, Op 20

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • Teldec.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Movements from Der Freischutz

    Orchestra: Consortium Classicum.
    • Dabringhaus und Grimm.
    • 5.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Moments musicaux, Op.16 (No.6)

    Performer: Nikolai Lugansky.
    • Rachmaninov: Preludes, Moments musicaux: Nikolai Lugansky.
    • Erato.
    • 17.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Violin Concerto in E major, BWV 1042 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Viktoria Mullova. Ensemble: Accademia Bizantina. Director: Ottavio Dantone.
    • Onyx.
  • Gerald Finzi

    Dies Natalis, op.8 - The Salutation

    Singer: Wilfred Brown. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Christopher Finzi.
  • Evelyn Glennie

    Sorbet no.1

    Performer: Evelyn Glennie.
    • RCA.
    • 3.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Flight of the Bumblebee

    Music Arranger: Christopher Palmer. Performer: Evelyn Glennie. Orchestra: National Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Barry Wordsworth.
    • RCA.
    • 8.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no. 6 (Pastoral) - 5th movt

    Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Decca.
  • César Franck

    Sonata in A major M.8: 4th mvt; Allegretto poco mosso

    Performer: Yo‐Yo Ma. Performer: Kathryn Stott.
    • Paris La Belle Epoque: Faure; Franck; Massenet; Saint-Saens.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 10.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No 7 in D minor, Op 70 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
    • Dvorak: Symphonies no. 7 & 8: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra/Jansons.
    • EMI.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    String Quartet No. 20 in D, K.499 'Hoffmeister'

    Ensemble: Alban Berg Quartett.
    • EMI.
  • Vangelis

    Chariots of Fire (vers from the 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony)

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Mr. Bean. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Isles of Wonder album.
    • 6.

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