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Sunday - Martin Handley

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


2 hours

Music Played

  • Antonín Dvořák

    Suite in A major, Op 98b, 'American' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Robin Ticciati.
    • TUDOR.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Introduction and Rondo capriccioso, Op 28

    Performer: Janine Jansen. Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Barry Wordsworth.
    • Janine Jansen.
    • Decca.
    • 4.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Sinfonia de 'L'Olimpiade' in C major RV 725

    Ensemble: Concerto Italiano. Conductor: Rinaldo Alessandrini.
    • Vivaldi: L'Olimpiade.
    • OPUS.
    • 001.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Trio for oboe, bassoon and piano

    Ensemble: Ensemble 360.
    • Poulenc: Music for Piano and Wind.
    • Nimbus.
    • 004.
  • Johannes Brahms

    8 Pieces Op.76 for piano: no.2; Capriccio in B minor

    Performer: Alessio Bax.
    • Alessio Bax Plays Brahms.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 6.
  • Paul Dukas

    The Sorcerer's Apprentice

    Orchestra: Orchestre national de France. Conductor: Lorin Maazel.
    • Offenbach/Saint-Saens/Dukas: Gaite Parisienne etc: Maazel.
    • CBS.
    • 3.
  • Carlo Gesualdo

    Gioite voi col canto for 5 voices [1611a]

    Ensemble: The Hilliard Ensemble.
    • Gesualdo: Quinto Libro di Madrigali: The Hilliard Ensemble.
    • ECM.
    • 1.
  • Astor Piazzolla

    Michelangelo '70

    Ensemble: Astor Piazzolla and the Quintet Tango Nuevo.
    • Tango: Zero Hour.
    • PANGAEA.
    • 5.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    Symphony No 5, Op 74 (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Arnold: Symphonies 5 & 6 - LSO/Hickox.
    • Chandos.
    • 1.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Vesperae solennes de confessore (K.339), Laudate Dominum

    Singer: Joan Rodgers. Choir: Arnold Schoenberg Chor. Orchestra: Concentus Musicus Wien. Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
    • Mozart: Coronation Mass/Vespers: Concentus Musicus Wien/Harnoncourt.
    • Teldec.
    • 11.
  • Max Richter

    Spring (Recomposed)

    Composer: Antonio Vivaldi. Performer: Daniel Hope. Orchestra: Konzerthaus Kammerorchester Berlin. Conductor: André de Ridder.
    • Recomposed by Max Richter: Vivaldi - The Four Seasons.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1-4.
  • Lili Boulanger

    D'un matin de printemps

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier.
    • Boulanger: Faust Et Helene Etc. - Soloists/CBSC/BBC Phil./Tortelier.
    • Chandos.
    • 4.
  • Georg Solti


    Singer: Kiri Te Kanawa.
    • DECCA.
    • 5.
  • Béla Bartók

    Romanian Folk Dances (Nos 2-6)

    Music Arranger: Jonas Dominique. Performer: Martin Frost. Orchestra: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Martin Frost: Roots.
    • Sony.
    • 10-14.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Folksong arrangements for voice and orchestra, O waly, waly

    Singer: Ian Bostridge. Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia. Conductor: Daniel Harding.
    • Britten: Our Hunting Fathers etc: Bostridge/Harding.
    • EMI.
    • 1.


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