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Saturday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show featuring listener requests. Also, as part of New Year, New Music, Radio 3 presenters introduce some of the latest pieces of music they love.


2 hours

Music Played

  • Édouard Lalo

    Norwegian rhapsody

    Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Ernest Ansermet.
    • Ernest Ansermet L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande.
    • Decca.
    • 9.
  • Charles‐Marie Widor

    Introduction and Rondo, Op 72

    Performer: Michael Collins. Performer: Michael McHale.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Alessandro Scarlatti

    Concerto à 7 No 3 in F major

    Ensemble: Accademia Bizantina. Conductor: Ottavio Dantone.
    • Scarlatti: 6 Concerti Grossi; Cello Sonatas.
    • Arts.
    • 8-12.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Élégie, Op 24

    Performer: Steven Isserlis. Performer: Pascal Devoyon.
    • RCA.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto in D minor from Vivaldi's L'estro armonico, RV 565

    Performer: Peter Hurford.
    • J.S. Bach Toccata and Fugue in D minor.
    • HMV Classics.
    • 6.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Symphony no.1 'Classical' (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Orchestre de l’Opéra National de Paris. Conductor: Philippe Jordan.
    • Erato.
  • Franz Schubert

    Die Zauberharfe, D 644 (Overture)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Schubert: 8 Symphonies: Chamber Orchestra of Europe/Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 5.
  • Duke Ellington

    Never No Lament

    Ensemble: Duke Ellington Band.
  • Johannes Brahms

    4 Ballades Op.10 for piano: no.1 in D minor 'Edward'

    Performer: Nelly Akopian-Tamarina.
    • Pentatone.
  • New Year New Music - Kate Molleson's choice

    • Cassandra Miller

      Duet for cello & orchestra

      Performer: Charles Curtis. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ilan Volkov.
      • Another Timbre.
  • Georges Bizet

    Petite Suite 'Jeux d'enfants'

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Bernard Haitink.
    • Bizet: Symphony in C etc.: Concertgebouw Orchestra/Haitink.
    • Philips.
    • 5.
  • Josef Myslivecek

    Overture in A major

    Orchestra: Concerto Köln. Director: Werner Ehrhardt.
    • Il Divino Boemo.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 001.


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