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Saturday - Martin Handley

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

Email 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Arthur Sullivan

    Overture - The Gondoliers

    Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • DECCA.
    • 8.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Jeux d'eau

    Performer: Louis Lortie.
    • Ravel - Complete Works for Solo Piano.
    • Chandos.
    • 9.
  • Jean Françaix

    Divertissement

    Ensemble: Melos Ensemble.
    • WARNER.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Concerto No 2 in F major

    Orchestra: The English Concert. Conductor: Trevor Pinnock.
    • ARCHIV.
    • 8-11.
  • Alexander Borodin

    In the Steppes of Central Asia

    Orchestra: Mariinsky Orchestra. Conductor: Valery Gergiev.
    • Sheherazade.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 5.
  • James Oswald

    The Narcissus (Airs for the Seasons - Spring)

    Ensemble: Concerto Caledonia. Director: David McGuinness.
    • Colin's Kisses - The Music of James Oswald.
    • LINN.
    • 31.
  • James Oswald

    The imaginary kiss

    Singer: Iain Paton. Ensemble: Concerto Caledonia. Director: David McGuinness.
    • Colin's Kisses - The Music of James Oswald.
    • LINN.
    • 33.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Art of Fugue: Contrapunctus 3

    Ensemble: Fretwork.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Overture - Die Entfuhrung

    Performer: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
  • Edward Elgar

    Serenade for string orchestra (Op.20) in E minor

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Adrian Boult.
    • Elgar: Symphony No.1 etc: LPO/Boult.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 5.
  • Franz Schubert

    Der Hirt auf dem Felsen, D.965

    Singer: Arleen Augér. Performer: Dame Thea King. Performer: Graham Johnson.
    • HYPERION.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Drei Gesänge Op.42: no.1; Abendstandchen

    Performer: Radiokören. Conductor: Eric Ericson.
    • TELDEC.
    • 6.
  • George Gershwin

    An American in Paris vers. for orchestra

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Performer: André Previn.
    • Previn plays Gershwin, Rhapsody in Blue, London Symphony Orchestra.
    • EMI.
    • 2.

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