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Saturday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, including music from composers featuring as part of the BBC's Gay Britannia season.

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2 hours

Music Played

  • Robert Schumann

    Myrthen Op.25 for voice and piano: no.1; Widmung

    Performer: André Previn. Singer: Barbara Bonney.
    • Robert and Clara Schumann: Lieder.
    • DECCA.
    • 1.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Overture: Ruy Blas

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • LSO LIVE.
  • John Dowland

    Mr Bucton his Galliard and The Earl of Essex Galliard

    Performer: Elizabeth Kenny. Ensemble: Phantasm.
    • John Dowland, Lachrimae or Seven Tears.
    • LINN.
    • 13.
  • John Dowland

    Captain Piper his Galliard and Mr Henry Noell his Galliard

    Performer: Elizabeth Kenny. Ensemble: Phantasm.
    • John Dowland, Lachrimae or Seven Tears.
    • LINN.
    • 15.
  • Judith Weir

    Vertue

    Choir: Choir of Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge. Conductor: Geoffrey Webber.
    • Judith Weir - Choral Music.
    • DELPHIAN.
    • 3.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto for violin, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, strings and continuo, RV577

    Orchestra: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra. Director: Gottfried von der Goltz.
    • Vivaldi - I Concerti di Dresda.
    • OPUS III.
    • 1.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Sonata for flute and piano

    Performer: Adam Walker. Performer: James Baillieu.
    • Vocalise.
    • OPUS ARTE.
    • 1.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude from Partita No.3 in E major, BWV.1006

    Performer: Hopkinson Smith.
    • Hopkinson Smith, Album.
    • NAIVE.
    • 21.
  • Enrique Granados

    Valses poéticos

    Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
    • DECCA.
  • Jean‐Baptiste Lully

    Trop indiscret amour from the ballet Les Muses

    Singer: Sophie Daneman. Orchestra: Les Arts Florissants. Conductor: William Christie.
    • Lully - Les Divertissements de Versailles.
    • ERATO.
    • 12.
  • Franz Schubert

    Symphony no. 6 in C major D.589 (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: The Classical Band. Conductor: Bruno Weil.
    • Schubert, Symphonies no.5 & 6.
    • SONY CLASSICAL.
    • 8.
  • Dinosaur

    Steadily Sinking

    • Together, As One.
    • EDITION.
    • 5.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Sonata No.18, a 14

    Ensemble: Gabrieli Players. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • Music For San Rocco.
    • ARCHIV.
  • George Enescu

    Concertstucke for viola and piano

    Performer: Yuri Abramovich Bashmet. Performer: Mikhail Muntian.
    • Works by Schubert, Schumann, Bruch, Enesco.
    • RCA.
    • 10.
  • Eric Coates

    The Three Elizabeths - suite; No 3: Youth of Britain (The Princess Elizabeth)

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Reginald Kilbey.
    • Classics for Pleasure.

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