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: Open University

Open Forum: Highlights of Monday's phone-in on student issues

: Morning Concert

Gershwin An American in Paris: Cleveland
Orch/Riccardo Chailly
7.18 Milhaud Sonatina Aurele Nicolet (flute)
Oleg Maisenberg (piano)
7.30am News
7.35 Offenbach Overture:
La Belle Helene
Philharmonia/Marriner
7.43 Griffes The
Pleasure Dome of Kubla Khan: Boston SO/Ozawa
8.54 Gottschalk
The Last Hope
Alan Marks (piano)
8.00 Copland Suite: Appalachian Spring Orpheus CO. Records

Contributors

Piano: Oleg Maisenberg
Unknown: Belle Helene

: News

: Composers of the Week

Mozart
The Path to the Requiem Cologne Chamber Choir Collegium Cartusianum/ Peter Neumann
Offertorium: Benedictus sit Deus (K 117): with Barbara Schlick (sop) Church Sonata in C (K 337); Regina coeli (K 127): with Patrizia Kwella (soprano)
Coronation Mass in C (K 317), including
Church Sonata in C
(K 329): with Patrizia Kwella (soprano)
Ulla Groenewold (alto) Christoph Pregardien (tenor); Franz-Josef Selig (bass). Records

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Neumann
Unknown: Barbara Schlick
Soprano: Patrizia Kwella
Soprano: Coronation Mass
Soprano: Patrizia Kwella
Soprano: Ulla Groenewold
Tenor: Christoph Pregardien
Tenor: Franz-Josef Selig

: BBC Concert Orchestra

leader Martin Loveday conductor Simon Joly Moeran Qverture for a Masque
Bax Summer Music
Elgar Wand of Youth: Suite No 1, Op I a (R)

Contributors

Leader: Martin Loveday
Conductor: Simon Joly
Conductor: Moeran Qverture

: Mendelssohn Songs

A selection sung by Alison Hargan (soprano) with lain Ledingham (piano). BBC Wales (R)

Contributors

Soprano: Alison Hargan

: Midweek Choice

with Susan Sharpe.
East Anglian edition. Requests from Radio Goes to Town in Ipswich. Records

Contributors

Unknown: Susan Sharpe.

: News

: Concert Hall

live from the BBC
Concert Hall, London.
Nomura-Keuschnig Duo (two pianos)
Stravinsky, arr
The Composer Le Sacre du printemps Debussy En blanc et noir

: Record Review

(Details as Saturday 9.30am)

: Vintage Years

Royal Liverpool
Philharmonic Orchestra Glazunov Symphonic poem: Stenka Razin conductor
Constant Lambert Vaughan WiUiams The Lark Ascending David Wise (violin) conductor
Malcolm Sargent
Tippett I Would Know
My Shadow; Deep River (A Child of Our Time) Royal Liverpool
Philharmonic Chorus/ John Pritchard. Records

Contributors

Conductor: Stenka Razin
Unknown: Lambert Vaughan
Conductor: Malcolm Sargent
Unknown: John Pritchard.

: Choral Evensong

live from Winchester Cathedral. Introit: 0 Saviour of the World
(Ouseley); Responses:
Holmes; Psalms: 59. 60, 61; Lessons (RSV): Numbers 2 w 4-9;
John 16, vv 16-33; Office Hymn (EH 94): The royal banners forward go; Canticles: Byrd ;
Anthem: 0 vos omnes
(Pablo Casals ) Hymn
(EH 107): When I survey the wondrous cross
(Rockingham); Organ: Chorale prelude:
Schmiike dich 0 liebe seele (Bach, BWV 64)
Organist and Master of the Choristers David Hill
Assistant Organist Timothy Byram -
Wigfield. BBC Bristol

Contributors

Unknown: Pablo Casals
Organist: Timothy Byram

: A Well Tended Garden

Scandinavian Season
Ole Kongsted concludes his survey of cultural activity in Denmark under Christian IV by examining the later years of his reign, when German musicians such as Schutz were welcomed at court. Records. Series producer Graham Dixon

Contributors

Unknown: Ole Kongsted
Producer: Graham Dixon

: Mainly for Pleasure

April in Paris
David Hoult presents a seasonal cafe-concert. Producer Paul Hindmarsh BBC Manchester

Contributors

Producer: Paul Hindmarsh

: News

: Third Ear

Chaired by Paul Barker Producer Mark Savage

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Barker

: BBC SO: Scandinavian Season

Conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen
Live from the Royal Festival Hall, London.

Jill Gomez (soprano), Bernadette Greevy (contralto), David Wilson-Johnson (bar)
BBC Singers
BBC Symphony Chorus

Debussy: Jeux
Szymanowski Stabat Mater

8.15 Scandinavian Review
Christopher Cook looks back over Radio 3's seven-week season with Erkki Arni, Eivor Martinus and Bayan Northcott.

8.35 Sibelius Symphony No 5

Contributors

Musicians: BBC Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen
Soprano: Jill Gomez
Contralto: Bernadette Greevy
Baritone: David Wilson-Johnson
Singers: BBC Singers
Singers: BBC Symphony Chorus
Presenter (Scandinavian Review): Christopher Cook
Guest (Scandinavian Review): Erkki Arni
Guest (Scandinavian Review): Eivor Martinus
Guest (Scandinavian Review): Bayan Northcott

: Lebanese Music of the Passion

Christianity had its roots in the Middle East, where Arab churches have kept the faith alive. The ancient musical tradition of the Melkite Christians is a synthesis of the Arabic language with Greek chant and poetry. David Melling introduces music for Holy Week sung by Marie Keyrouz , a Lebanese nun. Records

Contributors

Introduces: David Melling
Sung By: Marie Keyrouz

: Opera News

(Details as Sunday 6.15pm)

: Middle Fiddler

Emmanuel Vardi (viola) introduces and plays music by Scriabin, Kreisler and Tchaikovsky, as well as his own arrangement of Chopin's Minute Waltz, and two pieces based on American folk tunes. Kathron Sturrock (piano)

Contributors

Viola: Emmanuel Vardi
Piano: Kathron Sturrock

: Composers of the Week

Scandinavian Season
Sibelius: Theatre Music and Songs
Prelude (The Tempest);
Two Shakespeare Songs; Four Songs; Suite:
Pelleas et Melisande

: News









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