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Sunday - Martin Handley

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


2 hours

Music Played

  • Ottorino Respighi

    Spring (Three Botticelli Pictures)

    Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 14.
  • Barbara Strozzi

    Canto di bella bocca

    Ensemble: Orlando di Lasso Ensemble.
    • Thorofon.
  • Robert Schumann

    Papillons, Op 2

    Performer: Nelson Freire.
    • DECCA.
  • Franz Berwald

    Septet in B flat major (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: The Gaudier Ensemble.
    • Hyperion.
  • Claude Debussy

    The Girl with the Flaxen Hair

    Music Arranger: Colin Matthews. Performer: Jonathan Morton. Ensemble: Scottish Ensemble.
    • LINN: CKD 512.
    • Linn Records.
    • 6.
  • Josef Suk

    Night from A Summer’s Tale Op. 29

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jiří Bělohlávek.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 5.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Beatus vir à 6 (Selva morale e spirituale)

    Singer: Carolyn Sampson. Singer: Rebecca Outram. Singer: Daniel Auchincloss. Singer: Charles Daniels. Singer: Peter Harvey. Singer: James Gilchrist. Ensemble: King's Consort. Conductor: Robert King.
    • Monteverdi: The Sacred Music: The King's Consort/Robert King.
    • Hyperion.
    • 3.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Trio No.1 in E flat major, Op.1 No.1, 4th movement - Presto

    Ensemble: Beaux Arts Trio.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 4.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Liebster Gott, wann werd ich sterben, BWV.8 - opening chorus

    Ensemble: The Bach Ensemble. Director: Joshua Rifkin.
    • L’Oiseau Lyre.
    • 14.
  • Duke Ellington

    The Nutcracker Suite; Toot toot tootie toot (after 'Dance of the reed-pipes')

    Orchestra: Duke Ellington & His Orchestra.
    • 2.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Daphnis et Chloe: Troisieme partie

    Choir: Ensemble Vocal Aedes. Orchestra: Les Siècles. Conductor: François‐Xavier Roth.
  • Randall Thompson


    Ensemble: Polyphony. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • Hyperion.


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