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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

  • Gioachino Rossini

    The Italian Girl in Algiers (Overture)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Rossini: Overtures: London Symphony Orchestra/Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Cello Sonata in G minor, Op 19 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Leonard Elschenbroich. Performer: Alexei Grynyuk.
    • Rachmaninov-Shostakovich.
    • ONYX.
    • 3.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Morgenblätter Waltz, Op 279

    Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Fritz Reiner.
    • RCA LIVING STEREO.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 22 in E flat major, 'Philosopher' (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: Sinfonia classica der deutschen schule brüssel. Director: Gernot Süssmuth.
    • LANDOR RECORDS.
  • Mildred Bailey

    Thanks for the Memory

    Ensemble: Mildred Bailey & Her Orchestra.
    • Mrs Swing - Mildred Bailey.
    • PROPER BOX RECORDS.
    • 20.
  • 30on30 Cedric Tiberghien introduces Lili Boulanger

    • Lili Boulanger

      Nocturne

      Performer: Cédric Tiberghien. Performer: Alina Ibragimova.
      • BBC recording.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    What God hath done, is rightly done (The Wise Virgins)

    Music Arranger: William Walton. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Bryden Thomson.
    • Walton: The Quest etc...
    • CHANDOS.
    • 6.
  • Gustav Holst

    In the Streets of the Ouled Naïls (Beni Mora)

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Malcolm Sargent.
    • EMI.
  • Claude Debussy

    Tarantelle styrienne

    Orchestrator: Maurice Ravel. Orchestra: Orchestre de l’Opéra de Lyon. Conductor: Jun Märkl.
    • Debussy - Complete Orchestral Works.
    • Naxos.
    • 7.
  • Alexander Borodin

    String Quartet No.2 in D major (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Takács Quartet.
    • DECCA.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Intermezzo in E flat minor, Op 118 No 6

    Performer: Rudolf Firkušný.
    • EMI.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Keyboard Concerto No 5 in F minor, BWV 1056

    Performer: Trevor Pinnock. Orchestra: The English Concert. Director: Trevor Pinnock.
    • ARCHIV.
  • Eriks Esenvalds

    The Earthly Rose

    Performer: Sally Pryce. Choir: The Choir Of Trinity College, Cambridge. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • Hyperion.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    March past of the kitchen utensils (The Wasps)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Adrian Boult.
    • EMI.
  • Georges Bizet

    Carmen Suite No 1 (Les dragons d'Alcala)

    Orchestra: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jesús López Cobos.
    • Bizet: Carmen Suite, Symphony No. 1: Jesus Lopez-Cobos.
    • Telarc.
    • 3.
  • Franz Schubert

    Piano Sonata in G major, D 894 (4th mvt)

    Performer: Radu Lupu.
    • Schubert: Radu Lupu.
    • Decca.
    • 8.

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