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Sunday - Martin Handley

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


2 hours

Music Played

  • Daniel Purcell

    The Indian Queen - Masque: Symphony and Trumpet Air 'Let loud renown'

    Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music. Choir: Academy of Ancient Music Chorus. Conductor: Christopher Hogwood.
    • L’Oiseau-Lyre.
  • Claude Debussy

    La Plus que Lent

    Transcriber: Léon Roques. Performer: Vilde Frang. Performer: José Gallardo.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Roger Sacheverell Coke

    Piano Concerto no.4 in C sharp minor (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Simon Callaghan. Ensemble: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
    • Hyperion.
  • Traditional

    Down in the River to Pray

    Music Arranger: Alison Krauss. Singer: Alison Krauss.
    • tbc.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata no.26 'Ach wie fluechtig, ach wie nightig'

    Performer: Joanne Lunn. Performer: William Towers. Performer: Paul Agnew. Performer: Peter Harvey. Ensemble: Monteverdi Choir. Ensemble: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Soli Deo Gloria.
  • Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita


    • ARC.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    String Quartet No 14 in A flat major, Op 105 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Takács Quartet.
    • Dvorak: String Quartets: Takacs Quartet.
    • Decca.
    • 12.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurka in B flat, Op.7 no.1

    Performer: Louis Lortie.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 1.
  • Edward Elgar

    The King's Way

    Singer: Roderick Williams. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • Falstaff, songs etc.
    • Chandos.
    • 22.
  • Daniel Purcell

    The Unhappy Penitent (Chaconne in A minor)

    Performer: Hazel Brooks. Performer: David Pollock.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Portico Quartet


    Ensemble: Portico Quartet.
    • Isla.
    • Real World Records.
    • 4.
  • Samuel Barber


    Orchestra: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: James Sedares.
    • KOCH.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Requiem (Sanctus)

    Music Arranger: David Hill. Choir: Yale Schola Cantorum. Performer: Robert Bennesh. Conductor: David Hill.
    • Hyperion.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Keyboard Suite in G minor, HWV 432 (Passecaille)

    Performer: Ottavio Dantone.
    • Handel - Suites De Pieces Pour Le Clavecin Vol.2 Ottavio Dantone.
    • Arts.
    • 10.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Celeste Aida (Aida)

    Performer: Luciano Pavarotti. Orchestra: Orchester der Wiener Volksoper. Conductor: Leone Magiera.
    • Decca.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Piano Sonata No 39 in D major, H XVI 24 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Denis Kozhukhin.
    • Denis Kozhukhin, Haydn Piano Sonatas.
    • 10.
  • John Wilbye

    The Lady Oriana (The Triumphs of Oriana)

    Music Arranger: Mark Kroll. Ensemble: Canadian Brass.
    • Canadian Brass: English Renaissance Music.
    • CBS.
    • 14.
  • John Dowland

    Psalm 100: All people that on earth do dwell

    Ensemble: The City Musick. Director: William Lyons.
    • The Topping Tooters of the Town’ – Music of the London Waits 1580-1650.
    • AVIE.
    • 18.


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