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Saturday - 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

  • Michel-Richard de Lalande

    Miserator et misericors

    Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants. Director: William Christie.
    • Petits Motets.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 13.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Concert Waltz No 1 in D major, Op 47

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Paavo Berglund.
    • WARNER CLASSICS.
  • Charles Wesley

    Lo, he comes with clouds descending

    Singer: Maddy Prior. Ensemble: Carnival Band.
    • Sing Lustily And With Good Courage.
    • SAYDISC.
    • 4.
  • Joy Williams

    The Bee Carol (2018 Breakfast Carol Competition, No.5)

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Bob Chilcott.
    • BBC recording.
  • Arnold Bax

    Winter Legends (3rd & 4th mvts)

    Performer: Ashley Wass. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: James Judd.
    • Bax: Winter Legends: Ashley Wass, Bournemouth SO, James Judd.
    • Naxos.
    • 3-4.
  • Jean Mouton

    Nesciens mater virgo virum for 8 voices

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Pilgrimage To Santiago.
    • SOLI DEO GLORIA.
    • 17.
  • William Herbert Brewster

    The Old Landmark

    Singer: Aretha Franklin.
    • ATLANTIC.
    • 3.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    March; Scherzo (The Love for Three Oranges, Op 33b)

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Rudolf Kempe.
    • BBC Legends.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Lucio Silla (Overture)

    Orchestra: Staatskapelle Dresden. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • Mozart Overtures Sir Colin Davis Staatskapelle Dresden.
    • RCA Red Seal.
    • 4.
  • Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco

    "Violetta" Fantasia for violin & piano from "La Traviata"

    Performer: Francesca Dego. Performer: Francesca Leonardi.
    • Suite Italienne.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 13.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    In dulci jubilo, TWV.1:939

    Ensemble: Collegium Musicum 90. Director: Simon Standage.
    • Christmas Concertos and Cantatas.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 11-17.
  • Franz Berwald

    Konzertstycke for bassoon & orchestra

    Performer: Karen Geoghegan. Orchestra: Opera North Orchestra. Conductor: Benjamin Wallfisch.
    • Karen Geoghegan Plays Bassoon Concertos.
    • Chandos.
    • 6-8.
  • Richard Strauss

    Piano Quartet in C minor, Op.13 (2nd mvt)

    Ensemble: Nash Ensemble.
    • Strauss: Metamorphosen.
    • Hyperion.
    • 3.
  • Richard Galloway

    2018 Breakfast Carol Competition No. 1 The Bee Carol

    Performer: Richard Pearce. Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Bob Chilcott.
  • Germaine Tailleferre

    Valse des dépêches (Les Maries de la tour Eiffel)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Geoffrey Simon.
    • Chandos.

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