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Sunday - 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.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Alessandro Stradella

    Sonata a 8 viole con una tromba

    Performer: Crispian Steele‐Perkins. Ensemble: Tafelmusik. Director: Jeanne Lamon.
    • Music for Trumpet and Orchestra.
    • SONY CLASSICAL.
    • 1.
  • Thomas Adès

    January Writ

    Performer: Christopher Bowers-Broadbent. Choir: Polyphony. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • America: A Prophecy.
    • EMI.
    • 6.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Rondo in C major, K373

    Performer: Isabelle Faust. Orchestra: Il Giardino Armonico. Conductor: Giovanni Antonini.
    • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Violin Concertos.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 001.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in D major, Kk277

    Performer: Pierre Hantaï.
    • Scarlatti Sonates 5.
    • MIRARE.
    • 012.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Allein Gott in der Höh' sei Ehr, BWV.711

    Performer: Peter Hurford.
    • Bach: The Organ Works, Vol.2.
    • DECCA.
    • 033.
  • Grażyna Bacewicz

    String Quartet No. 1 (1st movement)

    Ensemble: Silesian String Quartet.
    • Grazyna Bacewicz - Complete String Quartets.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Lucie E. Campbell

    Jesus gave me water

    Choir: The Soul Stirrers. Singer: Sam Cooke.
    • The Rough Guide To American Roots.
    • World Music Network Rough Guide NET.
  • Traditional Byzantine

    Alleluia (for Holy Thursday)

    Performer: Sister Marie Keyrouz. Choir: Chorale of the Church of St-Julien-le-Pauvre.
    • Chant Byzantin - Passion Et Résurrection.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 1.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Fantasia No. 7 in E flat, TWV 40:20 - Movements 3 & 4

    Performer: Fabio Bondi.
    • Telemann 12 Fantasias for solo violin.
    • Glossa.
    • 22.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Menuet antique

    Performer: Bertrand Chamayou.
    • ERATO.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Overture in C major, Op 115, 'Zur Namensfeier'

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Beethoven: Overturen - Weiner Philharmoniker/Claudio Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 5.
  • Chris Watson

    Sand bar in the Grumeti River, Tanzania

    • Private recording.
  • Sun Ra

    The Sound Vibrations of Man (excerpt)

    Performer: Sun Ra.
    • The Soul Vibrations Of Man.
    • SATURN.
    • 1.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    String Quartet No. 12 Op. 96 ; 2nd mvt Lento

    Ensemble: Skampa Quartet.
    • Dvorak / Brahms - String Quartets.
    • SUPRAPHON.
  • György Ligeti

    Etude No. 8: Fém

    Performer: Pierre‐Laurent Aimard.
    • Pierre-Laurent Aimard: The Warner Recordings.
    • TELDEC.
  • Traditional Wagogo

    Mkatale Kulonga (Tumechoka Kusema)

    Performer: Hukwe Zawose. Music Arranger: Hukwe Zawose.
    • Mkuki Wa Roho / A Spear To The Soul.
    • WOMAD.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Salve regina

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Renaissance: Music for Inner Peace.
    • Universal.
    • 18.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Weber - Clarinet Quintet: Rondo

    Performer: Annelien Van Wauwe. Ensemble: Van Kuijk Quartet.
    • Encore from Chamber Prom.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Ich atmet' einen linden Duft (Rückert-Lieder)

    Singer: Thomas Hampson. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic.
    • Mahler: Songs of a Wayfarer, Ruckert Lieder: Hampson, Wiener Phil, Bernstein.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Tahiti Trot

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Shostakovich - The Jazz Album.
    • Decca.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurka in G minor, Op. 67 No. 2

    Performer: Joanna MacGregor.
    • The Complete Chopin Mazurkas.
    • SOUNDCIRCUS.
    • 24.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    Candide (Overture)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
    • DG.

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