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Saturday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.

Email 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk

2 hours

Music Played

  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Dardanus (Prologue: Overture)

    Orchestra: European Union Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Roy Goodman.
    • Naxos.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Warum toben die Heiden, Op 78 No 1

    Choir: Eesti Filharmoonia Kammerkoor. Conductor: Daniel Reuss.
    • Ondine.
  • Aaron Copland

    Variations on a Shaker Melody

    Music Arranger: Bennett Lerner. Ensemble: Christina and Michelle Naughton.
    • WARNER.
  • Rebecca Clarke

    Sonata for viola or cello in E minor (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Tabea Zimmermann. Performer: Kirill Gerstein.
    • Brahms, Clarke, Vieuxtemps.
    • Myrios Classics.
    • 2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Ch'io mi scordi di te?, K.505

    Singer: Magdalena Kožená. Performer: Jos van Immerseel. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • ARCHIV.
  • Michael Tippett

    Symphony No 2 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
    • Tippett: Symphonies 1 & 2.
    • Hyperion.
    • 7.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Sonata con voci: Dulcis Jesu a 20

    Performer: Gabrieli Consort & Players. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • BRILLIANT CLASSICS.
  • Alma Mahler

    Erntelied (Vier Lieder)

    Performer: Barbara Heller-Reichenbach. Singer: Isabel Lippitz.
    • Mahler-Werfel: Sämtliche Lieder.
    • cpo.
    • 9.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Holberg Suite, Op 40 (Praeludium)

    Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Grieg: Holberg Suite/Tchaikovsky: String Serenade: Orheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1.
  • Edvard Grieg

    A Swan, Op.25 no.2

    Singer: Solveig Kringelborn. Orchestra: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Gennady Nikolayevich Rozhdestvensky.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Edvard Grieg

    In The Hall of the Mountain King (Peer Gynt)

    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Choir: Bergen Filharmoniske Kor. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Chandos.
  • Lennie Tristano

    Wow

    Ensemble: Lennie Tristano Sextet.
    • Proper.
    • 6.
  • Béla Bartók

    Concerto for Orchestra (Scherzo)

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Bela Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra/Fischer.
    • Hungaroton.
  • George Frideric Handel

    What passion cannot music raise and quell! (Ode for St Cecilia's day)

    Singer: Carolyn Sampson. Performer: Jonathan Manson. Ensemble: Dunedin Consort. Conductor: John Butt.
    • LINN.
  • Claude Debussy

    Les fées sont d'exquises danseuses (Preludes, Book 2)

    Performer: Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli.
    • Debussy: Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 4.
  • Claude Debussy

    General Lavine - eccentric (Preludes, Book 2)

    Performer: Arturo Michelangeli.
    • Debussy: Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 6.
  • Franz Schubert

    Die Forelle, D.550

    Singer: Barbara Bonney. Performer: Geoffrey Parsons.
    • Schubert: Lieder: Barbara Bonney, Geoffrey Parsons.
    • Teldec.
  • John Dowland

    The Frog Galliard, P 23a

    Performer: Paul O’Dette.
    • My Favourite Dowland.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 008.
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

    Violin Concerto in G minor, Op 80 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Philippe Graffin. Orchestra: Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Michael Hankinson.
    • Coleridge-Taylor/Dvorak: Violin Concertos: Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra/H.
    • Avie.
    • 3.

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