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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

  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    English Folk Song Suite

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: John Wilson. Orchestrator: Gordon Jacob.
    • Made in Britain: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, John Wilson.
    • Avie.
  • Michael Praetorius

    Terpsichore: Suite de voltes

    Ensemble: Early Music Consort of London. Conductor: David Munrow.
    • EMI.
  • Franz Liszt

    Mephisto Waltz No 2

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes.
    • EMI.
  • Giovanni Battista Bononcini

    Sinfonia in D major, Op 3 No 10

    Performer: Stephen Keavy. Performer: Crispian Steele‐Perkins. Ensemble: The Parley of Instruments.
    • Italian Baroque Trumpet Music: The Parley of Instruments.
    • Hyperion.
    • 38.
  • Claude Debussy

    Clair de lune (Suite bergamasque)

    Music Arranger: Mstislav Leopoldovich Rostropovich. Performer: Alban Gerhardt. Performer: Markus Becker.
    • Rostropovich Encores.
    • hyperion.
    • 9.
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

    African Suite, Op 35 (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Chicago Sinfonietta. Conductor: Paul Freeman.
    • CEDILLE.
  • Gaetano Donizetti

    Spirto gentil (La favorita)

    Singer: Vittorio Grigolo. Orchestra: Orchestra del Teatro Regio di Parma. Conductor: Pier Giorgio Morandi.
    • Vittorio Grigolo - The Italian Tenor.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 5.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Symphony No 7 in E major (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Staatskapelle Dresden. Conductor: Herbert Blomstedt.
    • Denon.
  • Philip Glass

    Knee 5 (Einstein on the Beach)

    Ensemble: Philip Glass Ensemble. Conductor: Michael Riesman.
    • Glass: Einstein on the Beach.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 020.
  • Ed Lewis

    It’s Sand, Man!

    Composer: Jon Hendricks. Composer: Dave Lambert. Singer: Annie Ross. Singer: Dave Lambert. Singer: Jon Hendricks.
    • Sing a Song of Basie.
    • VERVE.
    • 2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sheep May Safely Graze (Cantata No 208)

    Singer: Emma Kirkby. Ensemble: The Parley of Instruments. Conductor: Roy Goodman.
    • HYPERION.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Trojan March (The Trojans)

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Beecham.
    • EMI CDM.
  • Franz Schubert

    Nacht und Traume D.827

    Music Arranger: Franck Krawczyk. Ensemble: Accentus. Director: Laurence Equilbey.
    • Transcriptions 2.
    • NAIVE.
    • 8.
  • Lili Boulanger

    Nocturne

    Performer: Joseph Roche. Performer: Paul Freed.
    • VOX BOX.
    • 11.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Rondo for Horn and Orchestra in E flat major, K371

    Performer: Barry Tuckwell. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Director: Neville Marriner.
    • EMI.
  • George Gershwin

    Cuban Overture

    Music Arranger: Gregory Stone. Ensemble: Piano Duo Genova & Dimitrov.
    • CPO.

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