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Sunday - Martin Handley

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

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2 hours

Music Played

  • Robert Schumann

    Arabesque in C major, Op.18

    Performer: Jonathan Biss.
    • BBC recording.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Capriccio in E minor, Op 81 No 3

    Ensemble: Emerson String Quartet.
    • Mendelssohn: String Quartets Opp.80 and 81; Octet.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 7.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Symphony in E major, 'Irish' (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Jean Langlais

    Kyrie (Messe Solennelle)

    Performer: James OʼDonnell. Choir: Westminster Cathedral Choir. Conductor: David Hill.
    • Helios.
  • Gustav Holst

    A Fugal Concerto, Op.40 no.2

    Performer: William Bennett. Performer: Peter Graeme. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Imogen Holst.
    • Holst: Brook Green Suite, Lyric Movement, Fugal Concerto: ECO, Imogen Holst.
    • Lyrita.
    • 3.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu No 4 in A flat major, Op 90

    Performer: Grigory Sokolov.
    • Deutsche Grammoph.
  • Alban Berg

    Seven Early Songs (nos.3 & 4)

    Singer: Barbara Bonney. Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • DECCA.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Imagine the triumphant procession (Peter and the Wolf)

    Conductor: Raymond Leppard. Narrator: Richard Baker. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra.
    • EMI.
  • George Gershwin

    Variations on 'I got rhythm'

    Performer: Werner Haas. Orchestra: Monte Carlo Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Edo de Waart.
    • Philips.
  • L. Subramaniam

    Kriti Illalo Pranatarthi (excerpt)

    Performer: L. Subramaniam. Performer: Palghat Mani Iyer.
    • OCORA.
  • John Foulds

    Gandharva-Music, Op.49

    Performer: Juan José Chuquisengo.
    • Sony Classical.
  • Sun Ra

    India

    Performer: The Sun Ra Arkestra.
    • El Saturn Records.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Quintet in B flat major (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Nash Ensemble.
    • CRD.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Alborada del gracioso (Miroirs)

    Orchestra: Orchestre de Paris. Conductor: Jean Martinon.
    • EMI.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Orchestral Suite No 4 in D major, BWV 1069 - Bourrée 1 and 2

    Orchestra: Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Ton Koopman.
    • J.S. Bach, Orchestral Suites, Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra / Ton Koopman.
    • RCA.
    • 9.

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