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Sunday - Martin Handley

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


1 hour, 58 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Fantasia and Fugue and C minor, BWV 562

    Performer: Peter Hurford.
    • J. S. Bach: Great Organ Works: Peter Hurford.
    • Decca.
    • 8.
  • Josef Suk

    Serenade for Strings, Op 6 (3rd mvt)

    Conductor: Charles Mackerras. Orchestra: Australian Chamber Orchestra.
    • Suk: Serenade fro Stings, Martinu: Sinfonietta Giocosa.
    • Conifer.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Élégie for cello and piano, Op 24

    Performer: Alban Gerhardt. Performer: Cécile Licad.
    • Faure: Cello Sonatas: Alban Gerhardt , Cecile Licad.
    • Hyperion.
    • 7.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    The Pirates of Penzance (Overture)

    Orchestra: D'Oyly Carte Opera Orchestra. Conductor: John Pryce-Jones.
    • Gilbert and Sullivan Overtures: Various performers.
    • TER.
    • 2.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Humoresque No 1 in D minor, Op 87

    Performer: Vilde Frang. Orchestra: WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne. Conductor: Thomas Søndergård.
    • Sibelius Prokofiev: Violin Concerto.
    • EMI.
    • 7.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Courtly Dances (Gloriana)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Benjamin Britten: Works for Orchestra.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 3.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Jephtha, Act 3; Waft her, angels [aria]

    Orchestra: King's Consort. Singer: John Mark Ainsley. Singer: Gillian Fisher. Singer: James Bowman. Singer: Michael George. Director: Robert King.
    • Great Baroque Arias: King's Consort, Robert King.
    • Regis.
    • 9.
  • Arnold Bax


    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Bryden Thomson.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Henry Purcell

    'Nymphs and shepherds, come away', from The Libertine

    Conductor: Hamilton Harty. Orchestra: Hallé.
    • HMV.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu in A flat major, D.899 no.4

    Performer: Radu Lupu.
    • Schubert: Four Impromptus, D899 & D935: Radu Lupu.
    • Decca.
    • 3.
  • Lili Boulanger


    Performer: Janine Jansen. Performer: Itamar Golan.
    • Beau Soir: Janine Jansen/Itamar Golan.
    • Decca.
    • 7.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Marche slave, Op 31

    Orchestra: Russian National Orchestra. Conductor: Mikhail Pletnev.
    • Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6; russian National Orchestra, Pletnev.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 5.
  • George Gershwin

    Porgy and Bess - Act 2 sc.2; It ain't necessarily so

    Conductor: André Previn.
    • Gershwin: Porgy & Bess - original soundtrack.
    • Sony Classical.


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