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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.

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Music Played

  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Missa Papae Marcelli: Agnus Dei I & II  

    Choir: Oxford Camerata. Conductor: Jeremy Summerly.
    • NAXOS.
  • Giovanni Battista Viotti

    Violin Concerto No.23 in G major, G.98 (2nd movement: Andante)

    Performer: Mauro Ranieri. Ensemble: Accademia I Filarmonici.
    • Naxos.
  • Wilhelm Stenhammar

    Serenade in F major, Op 31

    Orchestra: Antwerp Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Christian Lindberg.
    • BIS.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Concerto No 23 in A major, K 488 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Murray Perahia. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra.
    • Mozart; English Chamber Orchestra/Murray Perahia.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 5.
  • Vítězslava Kaprálová

    Suita Rustica (2nd movement)

    Orchestra: Brno Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Jiří Pinkas.
    • Kapralova Composer's Portrait.
    • Supraphon.
    • 6.
  • Cuthbert Hely

    Fantasia for lute solo

    Performer: Martin Eastwell.
    • MUSIC & MEDIA.
  • Edward Elgar

    Softly and gently (The Dream of Gerontius, Op 38)

    Singer: Janet Baker. Choir: Hallé Choir. Choir: Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus. Choir: Ambrosian Singers. Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: John Barbirolli.
    • The Very Best of Janet Baker.
    • EMI CLASSICS.
    • 13.
  • Jules Massenet

    Suite no. 7 (Scenes alsaciennes): Dimanche matin

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

    Concerto in 7 parts for str and bc (Op.10`2) in F major, 4th mvt; Aria moderato

    Ensemble: Avison Ensemble.
    • DIVINE ART.
  • Nitin Sawhney

    River Pulse

    Performer: Pirashanna Thevarajah. Performer: Ian Burdge. Performer: Nitin Sawhney.
    • Deutsche Gramophon.
  • Frederick Delius

    2 Aquarelles for string orchestra, arr. Fenby...: no.2; Gaily, but not too quick

    Orchestrator: Eric Fenby. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Deutsche Gramophon.
  • Erno Dohnanyi

    4 Rhapsodies Op.11 for piano: no.3 in C major; Vivace

    Performer: Stephen Hough.
    • Stephen Hough's Dream Album.
    • Hyperion.
    • 11.
  • Johann Joseph Fux

    Overture in D minor (Overture)

    Orchestra: European Union Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Lars Ulrik Mortensen.
    • Baroque Suites.
    • CLASSICAL COMMUNICATIONS.
    • 11.
  • Paul Ladmirault

    Trio in E major "Le Fleuve"

    Performer: Patrick Fevai. Performer: Vasile Comsa. Performer: Louis-Claude Thirion.
    • Skarbo.
  • Burt Bacharach

    Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (South American Getaway arr Despalj)

    Ensemble: Die 12 Cellisten der Berliner Philharmoniker.
    • South American Getaway: 12 Cellists of the Berliner Philharmoniker/Banse.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 13.

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