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Sunday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring our musical Advent Calendar and listener requests.

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2 hours

Music Played

  • Zoltán Kodály

    Intermezzo for string trio

    Ensemble: Dante Quartet.
    • HYPERION.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Concert waltz for orchestra no. 2 (Op.51) in F major

    Orchestra: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Orfeo.
  • Peter Warlock

    A Cornish Christmas Carol

    Ensemble: Finzi Singers. Conductor: Paul Spicer.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Christoph Graupner

    Suite for viola d'amore & bassoon in G major, GWV.458 (5th mvt: Air - Largo)

    Performer: Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen-Pilch. Performer: Janni Sunnarborg. Orchestra: Suomalainen barokkiorkesteri.
    • Graupner: Orchestral Suites.
    • ONDINE.
    • 11.
  • Eriks Esenvalds

    Northern Lights

    Choir: Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • Hyperion.
  • Nathaniel Dett

    A Bayou Garden [from "A Tropic Winter"]

    Performer: Clipper Erickson.
    • My Cup Runneth Over.
    • Navona.
    • 2.
  • François‐Adrien Boïeldieu

    Harp Concerto in C major (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Marisa Robles. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Iona Brown.
    • DECCA.
  • David Hughes

    2018 Breakfast Carol Competition No. 2 The Bee Carol

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Bob Chilcott.
  • Bechara El-Khoury

    Danse des aigles

    Orchestra: Orchestre Colonne. Conductor: Pierre Dervaux.
    • Naxos.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Overture in C major, Op 115, 'Zur Namensfeier'

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Beethoven: Overturen - Weiner Philharmoniker/Claudio Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 5.
  • Philip Glass

    Glassworks: Opening

    Performer: Víkingur Ólafsson. Music Arranger: Christian Badzura. Ensemble: Siggi String Quartet.
    • DG.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Une barque sur l'ocean

    Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Pierre Boulez.
    • Sony.
  • Jules Massenet

    Dimanche Matin [Scenes alsaciennes Suite]

    Orchestra: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jean-Yves Ossonce.
    • Massenet: Orchestral Suites Nos. 4-7.
    • NAXOS.
    • 12.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Give me no splendour, Op.1 no.4

    Singer: Anne Sofie von Otter. Performer: Bengt Forsberg.
    • Noel.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 7.
  • Amy Beach

    Valse Caprice Op 4

    Performer: Kirsten Johnson.
    • Guild.
  • Andrew Woodward

    2018 Breakfast Carol Competition No. 6 The Bee Carol

    Choir: BBC Singers. Performer: Richard Pearce. Conductor: Bob Chilcott.
  • Claude Balbastre

    Tous les bourgeois de Châtre

    Performer: Marie‐Claire Alain.
    • Daquin/Balbastre/Noels A L'orgue d'uzes/Christmas Organ Music Marie-Claire Alain.
    • Erato.
    • 13.

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