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Saturday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show featuring listener requests and at 8.55am, "Power of Three" - the next instalment of a 70-part daily series of pioneering sounds from the BBC Third Programme and Radio 3 archives.

Email 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Alonso Lobo

    Versa est in luctum

    Choir: Stile Antico.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
  • tonin harapi

    Waltz on a popular theme

    Performer: Kirsten Johnson.
    • Guild.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto for 3 harpsichords No.1 in D minor, BWV.1063

    Performer: Trevor Pinnock. Performer: Lars Ulrik Mortensen. Performer: Kenneth Gilbert. Ensemble: The English Concert.
    • ARCHIV.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Le carnaval romain, Op.9

    Orchestra: Orchestre de Paris. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Deutsche Gramophon.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Piano Trio No.1 in F, Op.18 (3rd movement)

    Ensemble: Beaux Arts Trio.
    • Philips.
  • Pierre Fontaine

    J'aime bien celui qui s'en va

    Ensemble: Musica Reservata. Singer: Nigel Rogers.
  • William Walton

    Popular Song (Façade)

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
    • Decca.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    American Suite, Op.98b (3rd movement)

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Libor Pešek.
    • VIRGIN CLASSICS.
  • Nadia Boulanger

    3 Pieces for cello & piano

    Performer: Nicolas Altstaedt. Performer: José Gallardo.
    • Naxos.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    The Love for Three Oranges Suite

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Philips.
  • Lydia Kakabadse

    Spectre of the Maiden Scorned (The Maiden's Ire)

    Singer: Grace Durham. Conductor: Graham Ross. Choir: Alumni of Claire College. Choir: Cambridge.
    • DIVINE ART.
  • Edward Elgar

    Romance for bassoon & orchestra

    Performer: Graham Salvage. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder. Orchestra: Hallé.
    • HALLE.
  • Johan Svendsen

    2 Icelandic Melodies

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Sinfonietta. Conductor: Richard Studt.
    • Naxos.

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