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

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Music Played

  • Gabriel Fauré

    Agnus Dei (Requiem, Op.48)

    Choir: The Sixteen. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Mozart: Vespers and Faure: Requiem.
    • Coro.
    • 12.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Impromptu [Andante lirico]

    Ensemble: Virtuosi di Kuhmo. Conductor: Petér Csaba.
    • Sibelius Favourites.
    • Ondine.
    • 03.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Concerto for 3 oboes, 3 violins, continuo, TWV44:43

    Orchestra: Concentus Musicus Wien. Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
    • TELDEC.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sonata for Violin and Piano in E Minor, K. 304: I. Allegro

    Performer: Gil Shaham. Performer: Orli Shaham.
    • Mozart in Paris: 6 Sonatas, Op. 1.
    • Canary Classics.
    • 107.
  • Anonymous

    Douce dame debonnaire (Le Roman de Fauvel)

    Singer: Jennie Cassidy. Ensemble: Joglaresa. Director: Belinda Sykes.
    • Douce Dame Debonaire.
    • Joglaresa.
    • 04.
  • Youssou Ndour

    4-4-44

    Composer: Kabou Gueye. Singer: Youssou Ndour.
    • Rokku Mi Rokka (Give and Take).
    • Nonesuch.
    • 01.
  • Jacques Offenbach

    Barcarolle (The Tales of Hoffmann)

    Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Richard Bonynge.
    • DECCA.
  • Erik Satie

    Gnossienne no.3 in A minor

    Performer: Noriko Ogawa.
    • Satie: Piano Music, Vol. 1.
    • BIS.
    • 103.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Quintet in E flat major for piano and wind, Op.16 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy. Performer: Terence MacDonah. Performer: Jack Brymer. Performer: Alan Civil. Performer: William Waterhouse.
    • Mozart & Beethoven: Quintets: Ashkenazy/London Wind Soloists.
    • Decca.
    • 6.
  • George Gershwin

    Walking the Dog (Shall we Dance)

    Orchestra: Los Angeles Philharmonic. Performer: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • Gershwin: The 1920s & 1930s: Tilson Thomas.
    • CBS Masterworks.
    • 8.
  • Richard Wagner

    Das Rheingold (Prelude)

    Orchestra: Orchester der Bayreuther Festspiele. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Warner.
  • Philip Glass

    String Quartet no.3 "Mishima" (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Kronos Quartet.
    • Kronos Quartet performs Philip Glass.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 13.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Lever du Jour (Daphnis et Chloe)

    Choir: Ensemble Vocal Aedes. Orchestra: Les Siècles. Conductor: François‐Xavier Roth.
    • Ravel: Daphnis et Chloé.
    • harmonia mundi.
    • 301.
  • Edward Elgar

    The Apostles, Op.49 (Pt I; By the wayside)

    Singer: Rebecca Evans. Singer: Paul Groves. Singer: Jacques Imbrailo. Singer: David Kempster. Singer: Brindley Sherratt. Choir: Hallé Choir. Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
    • Elgar: The Apostles.
    • Halle.
    • 05.
  • Léo Delibes

    Les Chasseresses [Prelude] (Sylvia)

    Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Eugene Ormandy.
    • Chopin/Delibes: Ballet favourites: Philadelphia Orchestra/Ormandy.
    • CBS.
    • 2.
  • Tomás Luis de Victoria

    Versa est in luctum (Missa pro defunctis)

    Choir: Platinum Consort. Conductor: Scott Inglis-Kidger.
    • In The Dark: Platinum Consort, Scott Inglis-Kidger.
    • Resonus.
  • Frank Bridge

    Phantasy Piano Quartet in F sharp minor

    Performer: Brian Hawkins. Ensemble: Tunnell Trio.
    • Lyrita.
  • Olivier Messiaen

    Transports de joie (L'Ascension)

    Performer: Olivier Latry.
    • Messiaen - Complete Organ Works.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 006.

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