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: Morning Concert

Rossini Introduction, Theme and Variations
Emmajohnson (clarinet) ECO/Charles Groves
7.15 Ponchielli Dance of the Hours (La Gioconda) Academy of St Martin/ Neville Marriner
7.30 am News
7.35 Bach Concerto in D minor (BWV 1060)
Kenneth Gilbert ; English Concert/Trevor Pinnock (harpsichord)
7.49 Marenzio Magnificat David Briggs (organ)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Cleobury
7.54 Haydn Horn Concerto No 1 in D: Michael Thompson Philharmonic Orchestra/
Christopher Warren-Green
8.12 Mendelssohn String Symphony No 5 in Bflat
English String Orchestra/ William Boughton. Records


Unknown: Ponchielli Dance
Unknown: Neville Marriner
Unknown: Kenneth Gilbert
Harpsichord: Trevor Pinnock
Unknown: David Briggs
Unknown: Michael Thompson
Unknown: Christopher Warren-Green
Unknown: William Boughton.

: News

: Composers of the Week

20th-century Japanese Composers: Ryohei Hirose Metamorphosen of the Midare: Teiko Kikuchi
Maki Ishii SoDu II: Gagaku Ensemble; Japan PO/Ozawa Hirose Tenrai Chikyo
Ensemble/Composer. Records


Unknown: Ryohei Hirose
Unknown: Teiko Kikuchi
Unknown: Maki Ishii
Unknown: Hirose Tenrai Chikyo

: Japan Season

Japanese Performers Glazunov Elégie, Op 44 Nobuko Imai (viola)
Roland Pontinen (piano)
9.42 Schubert Geheimnis ; Abendstern; Auflosung Mitsuko Shirai (mezzo) Hartmut H6U (piano)
9.50 Satie Sonatine bureaucratique
Yuji Takahashi (piano)
9.55 Cage Sonata No2 for prepared piano: Yuji Takahashi
9.58Tsukushi The Stream
Japanese Koto Orchestra
10.10 Debussy Pour les accords (Douze Etudes) Mitsuko Uchida (piano)
10.15 Dvorak Piano
Quintet No 2 in A, Op 81 Hiroko Nakamura (piano) Tokyo String Quartet. Records


Viola: Nobuko Imai
Piano: Roland Pontinen
Piano: Schubert Geheimnis
Unknown: Auflosung Mitsuko Shirai
Piano: Hartmut H6u
Piano: Satie Sonatine
Piano: Yuji Takahashi
Piano: Yuji Takahashi
Piano: Mitsuko Uchida
Piano: Hiroko Nakamura

: Japan Season

live from Tokyo.
Harumi Hanakusa (piano) Kurt Moll (bass)
NHK SO, conductor Wolfgang Sawallisch
Mozart Adagio and Fugue in C minor (K546); Piano Concerto No 23 in A (K488)
11.40 Peter Paul Nash talks to Wolfgang Sawallisch.
12.00 Mozart Two
Concert Arias; Serenade in G (K 525) (Einekleine Nachtmusik)


Piano: Harumi Hanakusa
Bass: Kurt Moll
Conductor: Wolfgang Sawallisch
Talks: Peter Paul Nash
Unknown: Wolfgang Sawallisch.

: News

: Haydn and Beethoven Quartets

Haydn Quartet in G, Op 76 No 1
Beethoven Quartet in E minor, Op 59 No (Rasumovsky)
Bartok Quartet

: Music Weekly

: BBC Concert Orchestra

conductor Jin Starek Margaret Neville (soprano)
lain Ledingham (piano) Smetana Overture: The Bartered Bride
Haydn My Mother Bids Me Bind My Hair;
Sympathy; Pleasing Pains Novak Zamilovani ;
U muziky (Slovak Suite) Brahms Hungarian
Dances: No2 in D minor; No 5 in G minor
Dvorak Song to the Moon (Rusalka); Slavonic
Rhapsody in D, Op 45 No 1


Conductor: Jin Starek
Soprano: Margaret Neville
Piano: Lain Ledingham
Unknown: Novak Zamilovani

: Haydn and Mozart

Susan Tomes (piano) Haydn Sonata in C (HXVI50)
Mozart Rondo in A minor
(K 511)
Haydn Andante with Variations in F minor
(Un piccolo divertimento) (HXVII6)


Piano: Susan Tomes
Piano: Haydn Sonata
Unknown: Mozart Rondo
Unknown: Haydn Andante

: International Winds

Third of five programmes. BBC PO/Gunther Schuller Skatkottas Five Greek
Richard Rodney Bennett Morning Music (first b 'cast) Schoenberg Variations, Op 43b
Strauss Till Eulenspiegel (In association with the Daily Telegraph)


Unknown: Richard Rodney Bennett

: Mainly for Pleasure

with Valentine Cunningham. Producer Jane Walker


Unknown: Valentine Cunningham.
Producer: Jane Walker

: News

: Third Ear

The American poet Dana Gioia talks to
Michael Donaghy. Producer Julian May


Talks: Dana Gioia
Unknown: Michael Donaghy.

: Philharmonia

conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen
Cho-Liang Lin (violin) live from the Royal
Festival Hall, London. Debussy Rondes de Printemps
Sibelius Violin Concerto
8.20 Japan Season: Street Hawkers
Two evocations in poetry, prose and sounds, depicting downtown Tokyo of 100 years ago. 1: Daytime Producer Piers Plowright
8.40 Stravinsky Petruskka (In association with American Airlines)


Conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen
Violin: Cho-Liang Lin
Producer: Piers Plowright
Unknown: Stravinsky Petruskka

: Drama Now

Ezra Bernard Kops 's portrait of the poet Ezra Pound during the time he was imprisoned, pending trial for treason.
Director Cherry Cookson


Unknown: Ezra Bernard Kops
Unknown: Ezra Pound
Director: Cherry Cookson
Ezra Pound: Ian Holm
Dorothy Pound: Barbara Jefford
Benito Mussolini: John Turner
Antonio Vivaldi: John Carson
Claretta Petacci: Sarah Badel

: Composer's Choice

John Hopkins introduces a recent work and looks back over four centuries of church music. BBC Singers conductor Simon Joly M Haydn AveRegina
Josquin 0 virgo virginum Hopkins Introit, Kyrie and Gradual (first perf) Stanford Three Motets, Op 38


Introduces: John Hopkins
Conductor: Simon Joly

: News

: Composers of the Week

Mozart in Vienna: 1773
March in D (K 1 89/1 67b); Thamos, Kingof Egypt:
Two Choruses; Serenade in D (K 1851167a)

: Night School

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