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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

  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no.101 in D major 'Clock' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: Les Musiciens du Louvre. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • Haydn, 12 London Symphonies: Marc Minkowski, Les Musiciens du Louvre-Grenobles.
    • Naive.
    • 10.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    33 Variations on a waltz by Diabelli Op.120 (Variation 33)

    Performer: Paul Lewis.
    • Beethoven: Diabelli Variations.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 33.
  • John Adams

    Shaker Loops (Shaking and Trembling)

    Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Edo de Waart.
    • Philips.
  • Judith Weir

    Love Bade Me Welcome

    Choir: Choir of Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge. Conductor: Geoffrey Webber.
    • Choral Music / Judith Weir.
    • 017.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Sicilienne (Pelléas et Mélisande, Op.80)

    Performer: Robert Thuillier. Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Armin Jordan.
    • Pavane: The music of Gabriel Faure.
    • Erato.
    • 5.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Herr Gott, dich loben alle wir (Cantata no.130)

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Orchestra: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • SDG.
  • Carl Friedrich Abel

    Prelude in D minor

    Performer: Jordi Savall.
    • Les Vois Humaines: Jordi Savall.
    • Alia Vox.
    • 1.
  • Astor Piazzolla

    Fugue (Three Pieces for chamber orchestra)

    Performer: Vadim Vasilyevich Sakharov. Orchestra: Kremerata Baltica.
    • Piazzolla - Tango Ballet.
    • Teldec.
    • 12.
  • Anthony Holborne

    The Fairie-Round Galliard

    Ensemble: Fretwork.
    • Music for Viols.
    • Virgin.
    • 14.
  • Gerald Finzi

    Romance, Op.11

    Orchestra: City of London Sinfonia. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Finzi: Concertos: Little/Wallfisch/RLPO/CLS/Handley/Hickox.
    • Chandos.
    • 5.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Abu Hassan (Overture)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • Kaleidoscope: An Orchestral Extravaganza: Mackerras, LSO.
    • Mercury.
    • 4.
  • Josef Suk

    Elegie Op.23

    Performer: Josef Suk. Performer: František Host. Orchestra: Sukův komorní orchestr.
    • Suk: Chamber Works.
    • Supraphon.
    • 13.
  • Steve Forbert

    Varnam (Raga Mohanam)

    Ensemble: Rang Puhar Carnatic Group.
    • ARC MUSIC.
  • Takashi Yoshimatsu

    Bird Circuit (Digital bird suite Op.15)

    Performer: Manuela Wiesler. Performer: Noriko Ogawa.
    • BIS.
  • Meredith Monk

    Dawn (Book of Days)

    Performer: Meredith Monk and Vocal Ensemble.
    • ECM.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (Solomon)

    Ensemble: Brandenburg Consort. Conductor: Roy Goodman.
    • Rondeaux Royaux: The Brandenburg Consort, Roy Goodman.
    • Hyperion.
    • 4.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    In nature's realm, Op.91

    Orchestra: Prague Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
  • Paul Mealor

    Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal (Upon a bank with roses)

    Choir: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • Paul Mealor: A Tender Light: Tenebrae/RPO/Short.
    • Decca.
    • 3.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Fantaisie-impromptu in C sharp minor, Op.66

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Perahia Plays Chopin.
    • Sony Classical.


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