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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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2 hours

Music Played

  • Robert Schumann

    Widmung

    Transcriber: Franz Liszt. Performer: Leon McCawley.
    • BBC recording from Prom 56, 31st August 2019.
  • Henry Balfour Gardiner

    Overture to a Comedy

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Eric Whitacre

    Lux aurumque

    Choir: Eric Whitacre Singers. Conductor: Eric Whitacre.
    • Decca.
  • Pablo de Sarasate

    Zigeunerweisen

    Performer: Arthur Grumiaux. Performer: Istvan Hadju.
    • Favourite Violin Encores.
    • DECCA.
    • 011.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No 3 in G major, BWV 1048

    Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Director: Alison Bury.
    • J.S. Bach: The Brandenburg Concertos; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 8.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    4 Scottish Dances, Op.59 (Scottish Waltz)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Malcolm Arnold.
    • LYRITA.
  • Amy Beach

    Scottish Legend, Op.54`1

    Performer: Kirsten Johnson.
    • Amy Beach - Piano Music Volume 2.
    • Guild.
    • 20.
  • George Frideric Handel

    These labours past (Jephtha)

    Singer: Carolyn Sampson. Singer: Robin Blaze. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Director: Nicholas Kraemer.
    • Handel: Great Oratorio Duets.
    • BIS.
    • 1.
  • John Adams

    Short Ride in a Fast Machine

    Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Peter Oundjian.
    • Chandos.
  • Henri Duparc

    L' Invitation Au Voyage

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Mary Bevan.
    • Voyages.
    • Signum.
    • 1.
  • Traditional

    She’s like the swallow

    Music Arranger: Bob Chilcott. Ensemble: Tenebrae Consort. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 4.
  • Guo Yue

    Swallow

    Performer: Guo Yue.
    • REAL WORLD RECORDS.
    • 10.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Folk Songs from Somerset

    Music Arranger: Gordon Jacob. Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: James Judd.
    • NAXOS.
    • 12.
  • John Dowland

    The Earl of Essex his Galliard

    Ensemble: Extempore String Ensemble.
    • Consort Music of the English Reneaissance.
    • Meridian.
    • 011.
  • Richard Strauss

    Serenade in E flat major, Op.7

    Ensemble: Nederlands Blazers Ensemble. Conductor: Edo de Waart.
    • Strauss: Complete Music for Wind Ensemble: Netherlands Wind Ensemble/de Waart.
    • Newton Classics.
  • Marcel Dupré

    Prelude (Prelude and fugue in B major Op.7`1)

    Performer: Robert Quinney.
    • SIGNUM.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61 (Nocturne)

    Performer: Dennis Brain. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Paul Kletzki.
    • Icon: Dennis Brain.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 15.

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