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Sunday - Martin Handley

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

Email 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Engelbert Humperdinck

    Dornröschen Tone-Pictures (Prelude)

    Orchestra: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Karl Anton Rickenbacher.
    • Humperdinck: Fairy-tale music: Bamberger Symphoniker/Rickenbacher.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 7.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No.2 in C major, Hob.I:2

    Orchestra: Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra. Conductor: Adam Fischer.
    • NIMBUS.
  • Anonymous

    Chacona ytaliana

    Ensemble: Piffaro, The Renaissance Band.
    • Spanish Renaissance Wind Music: Piffaro - the Renaissance Band.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 4.
  • Il Fásolo

    Ciaconna, 'Acceso mio core'

    Ensemble: Le Poème Harmonique. Conductor: Vincent Dumestre.
    • Il Fasolo: Le Poeme Harmonique/Dumestre.
    • Alpha.
    • 17.
  • Franz Schubert

    Rondo in A D.951 'Grand Rondeau'

    Performer: Martha Argerich. Performer: Nelson Freire.
    • DG.
  • Alexander Borodin

    In the Steppes of Central Asia

    Orchestra: Mariinsky Orchestra. Conductor: Valery Gergiev.
    • Sheherazade.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 5.
  • Traditional

    Erin’s Lament

    Music Arranger: Ian Pillow. Performer: David Daly. Performer: Paul Turner.
    • Titanic Double Bass.
    • 1.
  • Doreen Carwithen

    Men of Sherwood Forest (Overture)

    Music Arranger: Philip Lane. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Gavin Sutherland.
    • Dutton.
  • Alexander Gretchaninov

    The Cherubic Hymn

    Ensemble: Holst Singers. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • Ikon.
    • Hyperion.
    • 8.
  • Niels Wilhelm Gade

    Scottish Overture, Op 7, 'In the Highlands'

    Orchestra: DR SymfoniOrkestret. Conductor: Christopher Hogwood.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    The Quarrel (Romeo and Juliet)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Valery Gergiev.
    • Prokofiev, Romeo and Juliet: Valery Gergiev, LSO.
    • LSO Live.
    • 5.
  • Cecil Coles

    From the Scottish Highlands

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
    • HELIOS.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Boléro, Op 19

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Chopin: The Solo Piano Works: Ashkenazy.
    • London.
    • 4.
  • Tarik O’Regan

    Ave Maria

    Choir: Choir of Clare College, Cambridge. Director: Timothy Brown.
    • Tarik O'Regan - Voices.
    • Collegium Records.
    • 11.
  • Philip Wilby

    A Breathless Alleluia

    Performer: Black Dyke Band. Performer: Philip Wilby. Conductor: Nicholas Childs.
    • A Breathless Alleluia.
    • NAXOS.
    • 1.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Symphony in G major, Wq 173

    Orchestra: Academy for Ancient Music Berlin.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
  • Carl Friedrich Abel

    Postlude for viola da gamba

    Performer: Friederike Heumann.
    • CPE Bach: Solo a Viola Di Gamba Col Basso: Friederike Heumann.
    • ALPHA.
    • 11.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Foxtrot (Suite for Jazz Band No 1)

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Shostakovich: The Jazz Album - Brautigam, Masseurs.
    • Decca.
    • 3.

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