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Saturday - Martin Handley

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

Email 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Luigi Cherubini

    Médée (Overture)

    Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    The winter of sorrows flees (Scherzi musicali)

    Singer: María Cristina Kiehr. Singer: Stephan MacLeod. Ensemble: Concerto Soave. Director: Jean-Marc Aymes.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Bagatelle Op.126 no.1

    Performer: Ishay Shaer.
    • Orchid Classics.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 39 in E flat major, K 543 (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: The English Concert. Director: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Mozart: Late Symphonies: The English Concert, Trevor Pinnock.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 7.
  • Sylvius Leopold Weiss

    Ciacona

    Performer: Jakob Lindberg.
    • A Lute by Sixtus Rauwolf.
    • BIS.
    • 32.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme - chorale-prelude BWV.645

    Performer: Helmut Walcha.
    • Archiv.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    A London Symphony - final movement

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
    • Hyperion.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurka in C major, Op 24 No 2

    Performer: Pavel Kolesnikov.
    • Mazurkas.
    • Hyperion.
    • 18.
  • Charles Trenet

    La Mer

    Orchestrator: Albert Lasry. Orchestra: Uncredited Orchestra. Conductor: Albert Lasry.
    • EMI.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Largo al factotum [Il Barbiere di Siviglia]

    Singer: Dmitri Hvorostovsky. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Ion Marin.
    • Philips.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Le Printems: I. Allegro (Les Saisons Amusantes)

    Performer: Passacaglia. Music Arranger: Nicolas Chédeville.
    • Vivaldi Undercover.
    • BCR.
    • 004.
  • Leo Wood

    Somebody Stole My Gal

    Performer: Ralph Sutton.
    • SACKVILLE.
    • 8.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Violin Concerto in D minor (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Lisa Batiashvili. Orchestra: Staatskapelle Berlin. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Beatae Mariae Magdalenae

    Ensemble: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Coro.
  • Nancy Kerr

    Hand me down

    Ensemble: Melrose Quartet.
    • Melrose Quartet.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Piano Trio in G major, H.15.25, 'Gypsy' (1st mvt)

    Performer: Martha Argerich. Performer: Renaud Capuçon. Performer: Gautier Capuçon.
    • Live from the Lugano Festival 2003, Martha Argerich and friends, Chamber Music.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 1.
  • Christopher Tye

    Rubem Quem

    Ensemble: Phantasm.
    • Tye: Complete Consort Music.
    • LINN.
    • 13.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Worthy is the Lamb; Amen (Messiah)

    Choir: Huddersfield Choral Society. Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Malcolm Sargent.
    • EMI.

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