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Sunday - Martin Handley

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


2 hours

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    I know that my redeemer liveth (Messiah)

    Singer: Lucy Crowe. Ensemble: Le Concert d’Astrée. Conductor: Emmanuelle Haïm.
    • ERATO.
  • Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev

    The Lark

    Performer: Danny Driver.
    • Balakirev - Piano Sonatas and Other Works.
    • Hyperion.
    • 10.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Fruhlingsstimmen ('Voices of Spring')

    Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Eugene Ormandy.
  • John Hughes

    Calon Lan (Pure Heart)

    Singer: Cerys Matthews.
    • Tir.
    • Rainbow City.
    • 8.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 90 in C major (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Haydn: Symphonies 88-92.
    • EMI.
    • 12.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata 'Der Himmel lacht! Die Erde Jubiliert' BWV 31

    Singer: Gillian Keith. Singer: James Gilchrist. Singer: Stephen Varcoe. Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Ensemble: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Bach: Cantatas Vol. 2.
    • 9-17.
  • Hugh Masekela


    Performer: Hugh Masekela.
    • Masekela 66-76.
    • Wrasse.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Hallelujah (Messiah)

    Choir: Royal Philharmonic Chorus. Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Beecham.
    • RCA.
  • Traditional

    Song For A Worker

    Performer: Diana Jones. Performer: Matt Combs. Performer: Shad Cobb.
    • Museum Of Appalachia Recordings.
    • 3.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Praeludium and Allegro in the style of Gaetano Pugnani

    Performer: Tasmin Little. Performer: John Lenehan.
    • Partners in Time: Tasmin Little, John Lenehan.
    • Bis.
  • Jean-Claude Petit

    Cyrano de Bergerac (Final theme)

    Orchestra: Orchestre de l’Opéra National de Paris.
    • Cyrano De Bergerac.
    • Enteleky.
    • 22.
  • Hieronymus Praetorius

    Tulerunt Dominum meum

    Ensemble: Siglo De Oro. Director: Patrick Allies.
    • Missa Tulerunt Dominum meum.
    • 5.
  • George Butterworth

    Loveliest of Trees (A Shropshire Lad)

    Singer: Roderick Williams. Performer: Iain Burnside.
    • George Butterworth, Songs from A Shropshire Lad: Williams / Burnside.
    • Naxos.
    • 1.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Romance in G major for violin and orchestra, Op 40

    Performer: Anne‐Sophie Mutter. Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Kurt Masur.
    • Beethoven: Violin concerto/Romances: Mutter/New York Philharmonic/Masur.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 4.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Rondo in F major, K 494

    Performer: Christian Zacharias.
    • Mozart: Piano works: Christian Zacharias.
    • MDG.
    • 7.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Cello Concerto in A major Wq. 172 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Steven Isserlis. Orchestra: Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen.
    • Haydn & Bach: Cello Concertos.
    • Hyperion.
    • 7.


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