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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

  • Johann Kuhnau

    Tristis est anima mea for 5 voices

    Ensemble: King's Consort. Conductor: Robert King.
    • Kuhnau - Sacred Music.
    • Hyperion.
    • 29.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Nocturne for piano (Op.72'1) in E minor

    Performer: Nelson Freire.
    • Nelson Freire: Chopin, The Nocturnes.
    • Decca.
    • 9.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony No. 5 in D major, Op. 107 'Reformation': 4th mvt; Andante con moto

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Mendelssohn: Symphonies Nos. 4 "Italian", 5 "Reformation": Wiener Philharmoniker.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 8.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Serse (Overture)

    Orchestra: Early Opera Company. Conductor: Christian Curnyn.
    • Handel: Serse.
    • Chaconne.
    • 1.
  • John Sheppard

    Ave maris stella

    Conductor: Rory McCleery. Choir: The Marian Consort.
    • Delphian.
  • William Walton

    The Lovers from Troilus and Cressida Symphonic Suite

    Music Arranger: Christopher Palmer. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Bryden Thomson.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Sir George Dyson

    Corde natus (Concerto da chiesa)

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones.
    • Naxos.
  • Franz Schubert

    Heidenroslein D.257

    Singer: Patricia Rozario. Performer: Graham Johnson.
    • Schubert - Complete Songs disc 9.
    • Hyperion.
    • 4.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    3 Caprices Op.33 for piano: no.3 in B flat minor

    Performer: Bertrand Chamayou.
    • Mendelssohn - Bertrand Chamayou.
    • Naive.
    • 13.
  • Lars-Erik Larsson

    Chorus "Where gods have passed over, will blessing be spread"

    Author: Hjalmar Gullberg. Choir: Radiokören. Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Esa‐Pekka Salonen.
    • Sony Classical.
  • Robert Schumann

    Piano Quintet in E flat major, Op 44 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Alexander Melnikov. Ensemble: Jerusalem Quartet.
    • Schumann: Piano Quinete and Quartet: Melnikov, Jerusalem Quartet.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Jean Sibelius

    The Swan of Tuonela (Leminkainen Suite, Op 22)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Herbert von Karajan.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre

    Violin Sonata No 2 in D major

    Ensemble: Bizzarrie Armoniche.
    • NAÏVE.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Capriccio espagnol, Op 34

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade, Capricco Espagnol: Mackerras.
    • Telarc.
    • 5.

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