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Sunday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, including the first of today's Sonic Memorials for Remembrance Day, recorded on location across the world and introduced by Allan Little.
1: Lochnagar Mine Crater - La Boiselle, The Somme 1916

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2 hours

Music Played

  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Canzon noni toni à 12

    Ensemble: His Majestys Sagbutts and Cornetts.
    • HYPERION.
    • 21.
  • John Foulds

    A World Requiem: Part 1 - Requiem

    Singer: Gerald Finley. Choir: Trinity Boys Choir. Choir: Crouch End Festival Chorus. Choir: Philharmonia Chorus. Choir: BBC Symphony Chorus. Performer: Malcolm Hicks. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Leon Botstein.
    • Chandos.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata in C minor, Op 13, 'Pathétique' (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Stephen Kovacevich.
    • 100 Best Relaxing Classics.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 14.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Violin Sonata in G major (2nd mvt, 'Blues')

    Performer: Janine Jansen. Performer: Itamar Golan.
    • Beau Soir: Janine Jansen/Itamar Golan.
    • Decca.
    • 12.
  • Edward Elgar

    Sospiri

    Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • DECCA LONDON ENTERPRISE.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Oboe Concerto in G minor, BWV1056R

    Performer: Xenia Löffler. Ensemble: Collegium 1704. Director: Václav Luks.
    • Bach: Oboe Concertos & Cantatas.
    • ACCENT.
    • 1-3.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Les Troyens: Vallon Sonore

    Singer: Toby Spence. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • Les Troyens.
    • LSO LIVE.
    • 1.
  • John Johnson

    Passamezzo pavan

    Ensemble: The Newberry Consort. Director: Mary Springfels.
    • A Candle in the Dark: The Newberry Consort.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 11.
  • Henry Purcell

    O Solitude, My Sweetest Choice

    Singer: Tim Mead. Ensemble: Les Musiciens de Saint-Julien. Director: François Lazarevitch.
    • Purcell: Songs & Dances.
    • Alpha Classics.
    • 3.
  • Henry Purcell

    Pavan in G minor

    Singer: Tim Mead. Ensemble: Les Musiciens de Saint-Julien. Director: François Lazarevitch.
    • Purcell: Songs & Dances.
    • Alpha Classics.
    • 4.
  • Olivier Messiaen

    Quartet for the End of Time: Praise to the immortality of Jesus

    Ensemble: Fibonacci Sequence.
    • DEUX-ELLES.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No.8 in G major, Op.88: III. Allegretto grazioso - molto vivace

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Rafael Kubelík.
    • DG.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurka in C sharp minor, Op 50 No 3

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Chopin: The Solo Piano Works: Ashkenazy.
    • London.
    • 3.
  • Rudi Stephan

    Glück zu Zweien (Ich will dir singen ein Hohenlied)

    Performer: Malcolm Martineau. Singer: Robin Tritschler.
    • Songs of 1914.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 13.
  • Ivor Gurney

    Sleep

    Singer: Catriona Morison. Performer: Malcolm Martineau.
    • BBC New Generation Artists recording.
  • Ernest Farrar

    Heroic Elegy, Op 36

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Howard Shelley.
    • Farrar: Orchestral Works.
    • Chandos.
    • 4.

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