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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

  • Francis Poulenc

    La Blanche Neige; A peine deliguree (7 Chansons)

    Choir: I Fagiolini. Conductor: Robert Hollingworth.
    • Decca.
  • Franz Schubert

    Octet in F D.803 (5th mvt)

    Performer: Isabelle Faust. Performer: Anne Katharina Schreiber. Performer: Danusha Waskiewicz. Performer: Kristin von der Goltz. Performer: Lorenzo Coppola. Performer: Javier Zafra. Performer: Teunis van der Zwart. Performer: James Munro.
    • Schubert: Oktett.
    • harmonia mundi.
    • 105.
  • Gaetano Donizetti

    Maria Stuarda (Overture)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: David Parry.
    • Donizetti: Scenes and Overtures.
    • 1.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Expectans expectavi, Dominum (Symphony of Psalms)

    Choir: Tenebrae. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • SIGNUM.
  • Georges Bizet

    Carmen (Act 3 Entr'acte

    Performer: Emmanuel Pahud. Orchestra: Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin.
    • EMI.
  • John Williams

    Theme from E.T.

    Music Arranger: David Helbock. Performer: David Helbock.
    • Act.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Organ Concerto in B flat major, Op.4`2

    Performer: Richard Egarr. Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music.
    • Handel: Organ Concertos Op.4: Academy of Ancient Music/Egarr.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 5-8.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Am Sonntag Morgen, Op.49 no.1

    Singer: Kate Royal. Performer: Malcolm Martineau.
    • A Lesson in Love: Kate Royal/Malcolm Martineau.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 21.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    4 Scottish Dances (Nos. 3 & 4)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Malcolm Arnold.
    • Malcolm Arnold: English, Irish, Scottish & Cornish Dances: LPO/Arnold.
    • Lyrita.
    • 15.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Il barbiere di Siviglia (Thunderstorm)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Alceo Galliera.
    • Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia (1957 - Galliera) - Callas Remastered.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 139.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Jesu, joy of man's desiring

    Music Arranger: Myra Hess. Performer: Alexis Weissenberg.
    • EMI.
  • Keskidee Trio

    Congo Barra

    • The Rough Guide To Calypso Gold.
    • 12.
  • Tangerine Dream

    3am At The Border Of The Marsh (excerpt)

    • VIRGIN.
    • 3.
  • John Dowland

    The Frog Galliard

    Performer: Paul O’Dette.
    • 8.
  • Fitzgerald Cornelious Henry

    Calypso War

    Ensemble: The Mighty Terror & His Calypsonians.
    • 21.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Bagatelle, Op.47 no.5

    Ensemble: Takács Quartet.
    • Dvorak: String Quartets: Takacs Quartet.
    • Decca.
    • 5.
  • John Foulds

    Cello Concerto in G major (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Raphael Wallfisch. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Martin Yates.
    • Dutton.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    The Magic Flute (Overture)

    Orchestra: Mahler Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Mozart: Die Zauberflote: Mahler Chamber Orchestra, Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Gott selbst (Brockes-Passion)

    Singer: Elizabeth Watts. Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music. Conductor: Richard Egarr.
    • 8.
  • Eric Coates

    The Merrymakers

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Wilson.
    • Chandos.


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