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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

  • Edward Elgar

    Salut d'amour, Op 12

    Performer: Pinchas Zukerman. Performer: Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Leonard Slatkin.
    • Elgar Violin Concerto.
    • RCA.
    • 4.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Orchestral Suite No 4 in D major, BWV 1069 (Overture)

    Orchestra: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra.
  • Clara Schumann

    Er ist gekommen, Op.12'1

    Singer: Barbara Bonney. Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • DECCA.
  • Xian Xinghai

    The Yellow River in Wrath (Yellow River Piano Concerto)

    Performer: Chen Jie. Orchestra: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Carolyn Kuan.
    • Naxos.
  • Franz Danzi

    Wind Quintet in G minor, Op.56`2

    Ensemble: Ensemble Wien-Berlin.
    • DG.
  • Christopher Gunning

    Cello Concerto (Racing)

    Performer: Richard Harwood. Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Christopher Gunning.
    • Christopher Gunning - Violin Concerto / Cello Concerto / Birdflight.
    • Discovery.
    • 5.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    On the Seashore, Op.17

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes.
    • EMI.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Sinfonia, 'Arrival of the Queen of Sheba' (Solomon)

    Ensemble: Gabrieli Players. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • Archiv.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in D minor, Op 76 No 2, 'Fifths' (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Lindsay String Quartet.
    • ASV.
  • Sir Richard Bishop

    Olive Oasis

    Performer: Sir Richard Bishop.
  • R. Nathaniel Dett

    8 Bible Vignettes (Desert Interlude)

    Performer: Clipper Erickson.
    • NAVONA.
  • Lalo Schifrin

    Symphonic Impressions of Oman (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Lalo Schifrin.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Sevilla (Suite espagnola)

    Music Arranger: Pepe Romero. Music Arranger: Francisco Tárrega. Performer: Pepe Romero.
    • PHILIPS.
  • Traditional Spanish


    Singer: Montserrat Figueras. Ensemble: Hespèrion XXI. Director: Jordi Savall.
    • Music From Christian & Jewish Spain 1450-1550.
    • VERITAS.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No 8 in G major, Op 88 (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • Dvorak: Symphonies Nos. 7 and 8.
    • Naxos.
    • 8.


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