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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

  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Chaconne (Les Indes galantes)

    Orchestra: La Chapelle Royale. Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

    Gipsy Suite, Op.20

    Orchestra: RTÉ Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Adrian Leaper.
    • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, orchestral works.
    • MARCO POLO.
    • 10.
  • Michael Tippett

    String Quartet no. 3: 1st Movement

    Ensemble: Heath Quartet.
    • WIGMORE HALL LIVE.
  • Michio Miyagi

    Haru no umi [The sea in spring]

    Performer: Gidon Kremer. Performer: Naoko Yoshino.
    • Philips.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Quatre Motets pour un temps de penitence; no. 2 Vinea mea electa

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • CORO.
  • Henry Purcell

    Chaconne in G minor

    Orchestra: Les Talens Lyriques.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
  • Josef Suk

    Fairy Tale, Op. 16: IV. Runa's curse and how it was broken by love

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Libor Pešek.
    • VIRGIN CLASSICS.
  • Robert Schumann

    Symphony No 3 in E flat major, Op 97, 'Rhenish' (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Schumann: Complete Symphonies: John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 4.
  • George Gershwin

    Promenade 'Walking the Dog'

    Performer: Richard Rodney Bennett.
    • Gershwin/Kern etc: That certain feeling: Richard Rodney Bennett.
    • CLASSICS FOR PLEASURE.
  • Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

    Night Song

    Performer: Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. Performer: Michael Brook.
    • Real World Records.
  • Gustav Holst

    The Planets: VII. Neptune

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Choir: Manchester Chamber Choir. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Joseph Haydn

    The heavens are telling the glory of God (The Creation)

    Singer: Arleen Augér. Singer: Philip Langridge. Singer: David Thomas. Choir: CBSO Chorus. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Warner.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Humoresque No 5 in E flat major, Op 89

    Performer: Vilde Frang. Orchestra: WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne. Conductor: Thomas Søndergård.
    • Prokofiev & Sibelius - Violin Concertos.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 9.
  • Clara Schumann

    Piano Trio in G minor, Op 17 (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Storioni Trio.
    • Ars Produktion.
  • Improvisation

    Taksim

    Ensemble: Hespèrion XXI. Director: Jordi Savall.
    • Dimitrie Cantemir, Istanbul "The Book of the Science of Music...": Hesperion XXI.
    • Alia Vox.
    • 7.

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