AM With Fiona Talkington.
Palestrina Adjuro Vos ; CaputEjus Cambridge Singers, John Rutter
6.30 Mozart Serenade in C minor, K388 English Concert Winds
7.00 Haydn Piano Sonata in E flat, H XVI 52 Andras Schiff
7.30 Janacek Ballad of Blanik Brno State
Philharmonic, conductor Frantisek Jilek
8.00 Balakirev Overture: King Lear BBCPO , conductor VassilySinaisky
8.30 Handel Sento Amor (Partenope) David Daniels (countertenor),
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, conductor Harry Bicket
Rolle Sinfonia and chorus (Christmas Oratorio)
9.15 Lulglnl Ballet Egyptien
9.30 Peter Dickinson Blue Rose; Wild Rose Rag
9.35 Handel Concerto Grosso in B flat, Op 6No7
10.00 Mackenzie Overture: Cricket on the Hearth
10.20 Stravinsky Suite No 1 for small orchestra
10.25 Salrrt-Saens Morceau de Concert
10.30 Bach Cantata No 61: Nun Komm, den Heiden Heiland
10.50 Brahms Souvenir de la Russie
11.00 Beethoven Variations in C on "La Ci
Darem la Mano ", WoO28
11.20 Eigar Symphony No 1 in A flat Producer Susan Kenyon
PM In the latest instalment of his round-the-country survey of some of the UK orchestras, Ivan Hewett takes the current temperature of the Northern Sinfonia. And Peter Renshaw mounts an attack on what he calls "the culture offailure".
Producers Piers Burton-Page
From the Chapel of St John's College,
Cambridge. Veni Domine (Morales). Hymn: 0 Come, 0 Come Emmanuel. The Truth from Above (arrVaughan Williams). Lesson 1: 1 Thessalonians 5, wl-11. Out of Your
Sleep Arise and Wake (Milner). Lesson 2: Luke 19, w37-44. The Clouded Heaven (Bingham). A Spotless Rose (Howells).
Lesson 3: Isaiah 35, wl-6, 10. 1 Am the Day (Dove). Lesson 4: Luke 4, wl4-21. Hymn: Come.Thou Long-Expected Jesus.
Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day (Holst). Lesson 5: Malachi 3, wl-6. E'en So, Lord Jesus (Manz). Lesson 6: Matthew 3, wl-11. Hymn: Hark the Glad Sound. Ave Maria (Mendelssohn). Lesson 7: Luke 1, w26-45. The Angel Gabriel (arr Pettman). Magnificat - Collegium Sancti Johannis Cantabrigiense (Howells). Lesson 8:
Revelation 22, wl-7. Sussex Carol (arr
Willcocks). Hymn: 0 Come, All Ye Faithful) (descant: Robinson). Organ Voluntary: Le Monde dans I'Attente du Sauveur
(Symphonie-Passion) (Dupre). Director of music Christopher Robinson. Organist Christopher Whitton.
Ralph Vaughan Williams. Drawing on the BBC archives, Simon Heighes looks at the way in which the music of Vaughan Williams was presented to the listening public during the composer's lifetime, featuring recordings of first performances, including the ninth symphony given by the RPO under Malcolm Sargent in 1958. Vaughan Williams is featured in the new series of BBC Legends CDs available now from music outlets.
Anthony Payne explores Beethoven's
Symphony No 5 in C minor, using musical examples from the BBC National Orchestra of Wales to explain its radical techniques. Producer Gautam Rangarajan. See Friday 7.30pm
I a a special programme to mark the end of his series of interviews with leading Bach performers, Christopher Cook travels to
Amsterdam to meet Ton Koopman. During a long career, Koopman has been at the forefront of Bach interpretation both as a director and as one of the most distinctive keyboard players of his generation.
Bach, reconstr Koopman St Mark Passion, BWV247 (excerpt) Amsterdam Baroque
Choir and Orchestra, directorTon Koopman Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 5 in D, BWV1050(lstmvt) Wilbert Hazelzet (recorder), Roy Goodman (violin),
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra, director Ton Koopman (harpsichord)
Bach Cantata No 119: Preise Jerusalem, den Herrn (excerpt) Amsterdam Baroque
Choirand Orchestra, directorTon Koopman
David Sylvester is one of the most celebrated writers on art. He talks to John
Tusa about his friendships with artists like Henry Moore and Giacometti, about his views on some of the current artistic figures and about his work as a curator.
Rptd from yesterday 12 noon
Ghosts by Henrik Ibsen. Doug Lucie 's new adaptation of one of Ibsen's most controversial plays stars Penelope Wilton and Paul Rhys as the mother and son who struggle to come to terms with the legacy of the past, notjust "the sins of the fathers" but also the crippling effect of a society hidebound by its sense of duty.
Translated by Margaretha Danbolt Simon. Director Janet Whitaker
Mrs Helene Alving:
Ives Symphony No 3 (Camp Meeting)
Paul Guinery presents a concert given as part of a season of British choral music at Manchester's Bridgewater Hall. The main work is Britten's cantata portraying the miracles of St Nicholas.
Anthony Rolfe Johnson (tenor),
Wayne Marshall (organ), The Sixteen, Manchester Girls Choir, members of Manchester Boys Choir, BBC Philharmonic, conductor Harry Christophers
Britten Masque (Gloriana) Walton The Twelve
Tallis WhyFum 'th in Fight
Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Britten St Nicholas
Lucy Duran and Andy Kershaw present another roundup of world music across the globe with a special focus on Mali.
Hakan Hardenberger (trumpet) Haydn Trumpet Concerto in E flat
Schubert, arr Mahler Death and the Maiden
AM With Jonathan Swain. Charpentier Te
Deum Schutz Jauchzet dem Herren Alle
Welt, SWV4 7 Vivaldi Dixit Dominus Bach Motet: Singet dem Herrn ein Neues Lied, BWV225 Handel 7e Deum and Jubilate for the Peace of Utrecht 2.35 Haydn Trumpet Concerto in E flat 2.45 Mahler Symphony No 5 4.00 Schenck Sonata in F sharp minor, Op 9 No 34.15 Carl Friedrich Abel Flute Sonata No 5 in F 4.25 Mozart Horn Concerto in E flat, K495 4.40 Palestrina
Litaniae de Beata Virgine Maria 5.00 Biber Scordatura Sonata for two violins
5.15 Goldberg, attrib Bach Sonata in C
5.25 Vivaldi Nulla in Mundo Pax Sincera
5.35 WF Bach Sinfonie in F 5.45 Erkkl
Melartln Karelian Scenes, Op 146 No 6