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: Morning Concert

Locatelli Concerto in 0, Op 3 No 1
Jaap Schroder (violin) Concerto Amsterdam
7.15 Monteverdi Chiome d'oro (Canzonetta); Tirsi Clori (Ballo concertato) Les Arts Florissants/
William Christie
7.30am News
7.35 Vitezslav Novak
South Bohemian Suite
Czech PO/Vajnar
8.06 Offenbach Pas de six (on Themes from
Rossini's 'William Tell) Cologne Philharmonic Cellists
8.10 Gabriel Pierne
Divertissements sur un thème pastoral
French National Radio
8.22 Quitter Dream Valley Benjamin Luxon (bar) David Willison (piano) Records


Unknown: Tirsi Clori
Unknown: William Christie
Unknown: Vitezslav Novak
Unknown: Gabriel Pierne
Piano: David Willison

: News

: Composers of the Week

Sir William Walton
Overture: Portsmouth
Point LSO/The Composer Piano Quartet John McCabe
English String Quartet Facade: Edith Sitwell
(speaker); Edith Sitwell CO/ Constant Lambert (speaker) Records. Producer Christopher Pope


Unknown: Sir William Walton
Unknown: John McCabe
Unknown: Edith Sitwell
Unknown: Edith Sitwell
Producer: Christopher Pope

: Morning Sequence

Purcell Pieces from Musick's Handmaid
Keith Elcombe (virginals)
9.40 Mozart Eine kleine
Nachtmusik (K 525)
Salomon Quartet, with Barry Guy (double bass) Purcell Suite No 8 in F
Keith Elcombe (virginals) Schubert Im Fruhling
(D 882): Dietrich Fischer -Dieskau (baritone)
Gerald Moore (piano)
10.19 Schubert Sonata in B flat (D 960)
Martin Roscoe (piano) Abschied (D 957 No 7), for baritone and piano
11.03 Schubert Two
Scherzi: Martin Roscoe
Purcell A New Ground
(Musick's Handmaid) Blow Suite No 2
Keith Elcombe (virginals)
11.18 Rachmaninov, transc Leonard Rose
Vocalise, Op 34 No 14 Heinrich Schiff (cello)
Elisabeth Leonskaja (piano) Anon The Mitter Rant; Motley's Maggott; Old
Simon the King (Musick's Handmaid): Keith Elcombe
11.29 Elgar Piano Quintet Rian de Waal
Allegri String Quartet Producer Mark Rowlinson


Unknown: Barry Guy
Unknown: Dietrich Fischer
Piano: Gerald Moore
Piano: Martin Roscoe
Unknown: Martin Roscoe
Unknown: Leonard Rose
Cello: Heinrich Schiff
Piano: Elisabeth Leonskaja
Unknown: Keith Elcombe
Producer: Mark Rowlinson

: BBC Welsh SO

conductor Bryden Thomson Smetana Blanik (Mi Vlast) Vaughan Williams
Symphony No 4 in F minor


Conductor: Bryden Thomson
Conductor: Smetana Blanik

: News

: BBC Lunchtime Concert

live from St John 's,
Smith Square, London. Arditti Quartet
Stravinsky Concertino
Elliott Carter Quartet No 1


Unknown: St John

: Third Opinion

: William Mathias

Reflections on a Theme by Tomkins (first broadcast) Gareth Walters Elegy for string orchestra
Lennox Berkeley
Serenade for string orchestra Mathias Concerto for harpsichord, strings and percussion: Gillian Weir (organ/harpsichord)
City of London Sinfonia conductor Richard Hickox


Unknown: Gareth Walters
Unknown: Gillian Weir
Conductor: Richard Hickox

: Mozart and Beethoven

Sylvia Rosenberg (violin) Lamar Crowson (piano)
Mozart Sonata in G (K 379) Beethoven Sonata in A, Op 30 No 1 (R)


Violin: Sylvia Rosenberg
Piano: Lamar Crowson
Piano: Mozart Sonata
Unknown: Beethoven Sonata

: Peter Hurford

Today the organist plays from Stogursey Priory, Somerset.
Bach Prelude and Fugue in E minor (BWV 533) Handel Sonata in C Stanley Voluntaries, Op 7 No 6
Handel Fugue in B flat, No 3
Bach 0 Lamm Gottes unschuldig (BWV 1095);
Der Tag is so freudenreich (719); Christ lag in Todesbanden (695); Jesu, meine Freude (713); Prelude and Fugue in G (541)


Unknown: Lamm Gottes

: Mainly for Pleasure

with Natalie Wheen Producer Andrew Lyle


Unknown: Natalie Wheen
Producer: Andrew Lyle

: News

: Third Ear

Alan Parker 's latest film, Come See the Paradise, is released this week. He discusses his craft and the British film industry with Nigel Andrews.
Producer Anthony Denselow


Unknown: Alan Parker
Unknown: Nigel Andrews.
Producer: Anthony Denselow

: EBU International Concert Season

live from the Royal
Concert Hall, Glasgow. BBC Scottish SO conductor Jerzy Maksymiuk Ida Haendel (violin) Debussy Marche écossaise
Elgar Violin Concerto
8.30 The Arts in Glasgow 1990
Martin Kemp , Professor of Art History at St Andrews University, questions the idea of the 'Glasgow style'. (R)
8.50 James MacMillan
The Confession of Isobel Gowdie
Debussy Iberia


Conductor: Jerzy Maksymiuk
Violin: Ida Haendel
Unknown: Martin Kemp
Unknown: James MacMillan

: The 1990 Reith Lectures

The Persistence of Faith
Six talks on religion and ethics in a secular society by Rabbi Dr Jonathan Sacks.
2: The Demoralisation of Discourse


Unknown: Dr Jonathan Sacks.

: For Flute Alone

Two programmes played by Anna Noakes. Debussy Syrinx
C P E Bach Sonata
Bozza Images


Played By: Anna Noakes.

: Mixing It

with Mark Russell and Robert Sandall. Plus an interview with Kevin Volans
, whose music draws on African culture. Producer Anthony Cheevers


Unknown: Mark Russell
Unknown: Robert Sandall.
Unknown: Kevin Volans
Producer: Anthony Cheevers

: Composers of the Week

from 11.55 Telemann Introduzzione in C (Der getreue Musicmeister); Cantata: Ihr Völker, h6rt (Harmonischer Gottes-Dienst ); Trio Sonata in E (Essercizii Musici ); Concerto in A for flute, violin and strings (Musique de Table)


Unknown: Harmonischer Gottes-Dienst
Unknown: Essercizii Musici

: Test Match Special

Australia v England
Final day of the First Test.

: News

: Night School

As broadcast this morning on R5 Plus at 2.30-3.10 Authentic Russian (1-4)

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