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Sunday - Martin Handley

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


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Sun 30 Aug 2015 07:00

Music Played

  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Les Surprises de l'Amour - divertissement in 2 acts: Prologue Le Retour d'Astree

    Performer: Sébastien d'Hérin. Ensemble: Les Nouveaux Caractères. Director: Sébastien d'Hérin.
    • Rameau: Les Surprises de l'Amour.
    • Glossa.
    • 28.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Blumine (2nd movement from Symphony no.1, original version)

    Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • SFS MEDIA.
  • Amy Beach

    From Blackbird Hills, Op 83

    Performer: Kirsten Johnson.
    • Amy Beach: Piano Music Volume 3.
    • GUILD.
    • 11.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Quartet in C major Op.54`2 for strings: 1st movement; Vivace

    Ensemble: Sacconi Quartet.
    • Haydn: String Quartets Opus 54.
    • Sacconi Records.
    • 005.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    Ma vlast [My country] - cycle of symphonic poems, Vltava [Moldau]

    Orchestra: Cleveland Orchestra. Conductor: Christoph von Dohnányi.
    • B. Smetana; Moldau/The Bartered Bride: The Cleveland Orchestra/Dohnanyi.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Judith Weir

    Drop down, ye Heavens from above for a capella SATB choir

    Choir: Choir of Merton College, Oxford. Conductor: Benjamin Nicholas.
    • Advent at Merton: Choir of Merton College, Oxford.
    • Delphian.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Cello Concerto No 3 in A major, Wq 172 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Truls Mørk. Ensemble: Les Violons du Roy. Director: Bernard Labadie.
    • CPE Bach: Cello Concertos - Truls Mork.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 3.
  • Francis Poulenc


    Performer: André Previn.
    • Great Pianists of the 20th Century.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 7.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Air with 5 variations, 'The Harmonious Blacksmith' (Suite in E major)

    Performer: Trevor Pinnock.
    • The Harmonious Blacksmith - Favourite Harpsichord Pieces: Pinnock.
    • Archiv Produktion.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Erinnerung an Covent-Garden (Festival waltz) (Op.329)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: John Georgiadis.
    • The Strauss Family in London.
    • Chandos.
    • 8.
  • Claude Debussy

    Apparition for voice and piano ['Chanson de jeunesse', 1884]

    Performer: Malcolm Martineau. Singer: Kate Royal.
    • A Lesson in Love: Kate Royal/Malcolm Martineau.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 5.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Quintet in D major (4th mvt)

    Performer: Paul Watkins. Performer: Richard Hosford. Performer: Richard Watkins. Performer: Marianne Thorsen. Performer: Ian Brown.
    • Ralph Vaughan Williams: the Early Chamber Music.
    • Hyperion.
    • 8.
  • Richard Wagner

    Tannhäuser (Overture)

    Orchestra: Staatskapelle Berlin. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Teldec.
  • Santiago de Murcia

    Folías Gallegas

    Performer: Daniel Zapico. Performer: Pablo Zapico.
    • Forma Antiqua, Concerto Zapico.
    • Winter & Winter.
    • 12.
  • Hubert Parry

    I was glad vers. for chorus and orchestra

    Choir: Choir of the King’s Consort. Orchestra: The King’s Consort. Conductor: Robert King.
    • VIVAT.
    • 3.
  • Henry Cowell

    Fabric from Piano Pieces

    Performer: Joel Sachs.
    • NAXOS.
    • 3.


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