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Sunday - Martin Handley

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

2 hours

Music Played

  • Isabella Leonarda

    Ave suavis dilectio

    Singer: María Cristina Kiehr. Ensemble: Concerto Soave. Director: Jean-Marc Aymes.
    • Il Canto Della Dame.
    • 1.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Symphonic Dance No 3, Op 64

    Orchestra: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Grieg: Complete Music with Orchestra: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, Neeme Jarvi.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Vocalise, Op 34 No 14 arr for violin and piano

    Performer: Lisa Batiashvili. Performer: Hélène Grimaud.
    • Echoes of Time: Lisa Batiashvili.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 8.
  • Luca Marenzio

    Jubilate Deo omnis terra

    Choir: The Sixteen. Orchestra: Orchestra of The Sixteen. Conductor: Eamonn Dougan.
    • Helper and Protector, Italian Maestri in Poand.
    • CORO.
    • 14.
  • Robert Schumann

    Romance, Op 94 No 2

    Performer: Albrecht Mayer. Performer: Markus Becker.
    • Music for oboe, oboe d'amore, cor anglais and piano: Albrecht Mayer, Markus Beck.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 2.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Scherzo fantastique

    Orchestra: Cleveland Orchestra. Conductor: Pierre Boulez.
    • DG.
  • Anonymous

    Si la gondola avere

    Singer: Mhairi Lawson. Performer: Adrian Chandler. Performer: Paula Chateauneuf.
    • Venice by Night.
    • AVIE.
    • 1.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Violin concerto in E major, RV.271 "L'Amoroso" (1st mvt)

    Performer: Andrew Manze. Orchestra: The English Concert.
    • Vivaldi, Concertos for the Emperor.
    • 4.
  • William Walton

    5 Bagatelles for guitar: no.1; Allegro

    Performer: Sean Shibe.
    • Dreams and Fancies. Eglish Music for Solo Guitar.
    • 1.
  • Carl Friedrich Abel

    Frena le belle lagrime - aria for soprano and orchestra

    Singer: Emma Kirkby. Orchestra: London Baroque. Performer: Charles Medlam.
    • A Vauxhall Gardens Entertainment.
    • EMI.
    • 3.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes: No. 3, Moonlight

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 11.
  • Alice Coltrane

    Turiya (extract)

    Performer: Alice Coltrane. Performer: Ron Carter. Performer: Rashied Ali.
    • IMPULSE.
    • 2.
  • Traditional English

    Blow the wind southerly

    Singer: Kathleen Ferrier.
    • DECCA.
    • 1.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Serenade in B flat major, K 361, 'Gran Partita' - 5th movement; Romanze

    Ensemble: Maurice Bourgue Wind Ensemble.
    • Pierre Verany.
  • Eugène Ysaÿe

    Violin sonata no.2 in A minor, Op.27`2 'Obsession' - 1st mvt, Obsession (Poco vivo)

    Performer: Tai Murray.
    • Eugene Ysaye, Six Sonatas for Solo Violin, Op.27.
    • 5.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    E strano, Ah! fors' e lui and Sempre libera, from Act 1 of La Traviata

    Singer: Sonya Yoncheva. Singer: Celso Albelo. Orchestra: Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana. Conductor: Frédéric Chaslin.
    • Paris, mon amour.
    • 8.


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