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Sunday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show including a Sunday morning Sounds of the Earth slow radio soundscape.


2 hours

Music Played

  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Oberon (Overture)

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Antal Doráti.
    • The Best of Weber.
    • Philips.
  • Enrique Granados

    Romanza for violin and piano

    Performer: Sonja van Beek. Performer: Andreas Frölich.
    • Turina / Granados : Chamber Works.
    • CPO.
    • 8.
  • John Taverner

    Gloria (Western Wind Mass)

    Choir: Tallis Scholars. Director: Peter Phillips.
    • GIMELL.
  • Louise Talma

    Driving Rain (The Ambient Air)

    Ensemble: Ambache Chamber Ensemble.
    • Naxos.
  • Samuel Scheidt

    Canzona super cantionem gallicam, 'Est-ce Mars?'

    Ensemble: His Majestys Sagbutts and Cornetts.
    • HELIOS.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Violin Concerto in E minor, Op 64 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Janine Jansen. Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Mendelssohn/Bruch - Violin Concertos; Romance: Janine Jansen.
    • Decca.
  • Jean‐Baptiste Lully

    Entree des Espagnoles [Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme] & Prelude from Suite in B minor

    Composer: Marin Marais. Performer: Liam Byrne. Performer: Jonas Nordberg.
  • Joseph Canteloube

    Songs of the Auvergne: La delaissado (forsaken shepherdess)

    Singer: Kiri Te Kanawa. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Jeffrey Tate.
    • Songs of the Auvergne.
    • DECCA.
    • 7.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 40 in G minor, K 550 (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: René Jacobs.
    • Mozart: Symphonies Nos. 39 & 40: Rene Jacobs.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 5.
  • Alfonso X el Sabio

    A Santa Maria dadas & Quen boa dona querra loar

    Ensemble: Martin Best Mediaeval Ensemble.
    • NIMBUS.
  • Konono Nº1

    Nakobala Lisusu Te

    Performer: Konono Nº1.
    • Crammed Discs.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Espana: III. Malaguena arr. for cello and piano

    Performer: Alexander Bailie. Performer: Peter Evans.
  • Hubert Parry

    I was glad

    Choir: The Choir of St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle. Performer: Roger Judd. Conductor: Christopher Robinson.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata no. 17 in D minor Op.31`2 (Tempest) for piano: iii; Allegretto

    Performer: Paul Lewis.
    • Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Vol. 1.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 6.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Lute Suite in E minor, BWV 996 (Bourrée)

    Performer: Luigi Attademo.
    • Brilliant Classics.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    La forza del destino (Overture)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Claudio Abbado: Verdi Overtures.
    • RCA.
    • 3.


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