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Saturday - Martin Handley

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

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2 hours

Music Played

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Don Giovanni - (K.527), Overture

    Conductor: Carlo Maria Giulini. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra.
    • Mozart: Don Giovanni: Waechter, Sutherland, Alva, Taddei, Giulini.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Louis Moreau Gottschalk

    Mazurka rustique for piano (RO.166) (Op.81)

    Performer: Philip Martin.
    • Gottschalk Piano Music - Philip Martin.
    • Hyperion.
    • 6.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Rapsodie espagnole vers. for orchestra, no.3; Habanera

    Conductor: Pierre Monteux. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra.
    • Ravel: Orchestral Favourites: London Symphony Orchestra, Monteux.
    • Philips.
    • 16.
  • Scott Joplin

    The Easy Winners arr Perlman

    Performer: Itzhak Perlman. Performer: André Previn.
    • Joplin: The Easy Winner & Other Rag-Time Music: Itzhak Perlman.
    • EMI Classics.
  • David Lang

    Light Moving

    Performer: Hilary Hahn. Performer: Cory Smythe.
    • In 27 Pieces: the Hilary Hahn Encores.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 4.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Oh, the pleasure of the plains (Acis and Galatea, orch Mozart)

    Orchestrator: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Choir: The English Concert Choir. Orchestra: The English Concert. Conductor: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Handel/Mozart: Acis and Galatea: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Archiv Produktion.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Symphony No 7 in E major (Scherzo)

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Donald Runnicles.
    • Bruckner: Symphony No. 7.
    • Hyperion.
    • 3.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Concerto for cello and orchestra no. 2 (H.7b.2) in D major, 3rd mvt; Rondo

    Performer: Pieter Wispelwey. Ensemble: Florilegium.
    • Channel Classics.
  • Richard Wagner

    Liebestod, from Tristan und Isolde

    Music Arranger: Franz Liszt. Performer: Lang Lang.
    • Sony Classics.
    • 10.
  • César Franck

    Sonata for cello and piano (M.8) in A major, 4th mvt; Allegretto...

    Performer: Yo‐Yo Ma. Performer: Kathryn Stott.
    • Paris La Belle Epoque.
    • SONY CLASSICAL.
    • 10.
  • Guillaume de Machaut

    Quant en moy/Amour et biauté parfaite/Amare valde

    Ensemble: Orlando Consort. Singer: Matthew Venner. Singer: Angus Smith. Singer: Donald Greig.
    • HYPERION.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Fantasy Overture, 'Romeo and Juliet'

    Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4, Romeo and Juliet: Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
    • Teldec.
    • 5.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in G major for 2 mandolins, RV 532

    Performer: Giovanni Scaramuzzino. Performer: Sonia Maurer. Orchestra: Europa Galante. Director: Fabio Biondi.
    • Vivaldi: Concert Per Mandolini: Europa Galante, Gabio Biondi.
    • Virgin Veritas.
  • Dame Ethel Mary Smyth

    String Quartet in E minor (2nd mvt)

    Ensemble: Archaeus Quartet.
    • Lorelt.

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