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7.00 Dvorak Scherzo capriccioso
Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Libor Pesek
7.35 Mozart, arr Brooke Concerto in G (K216)
Gwydion Brooke (bassoon) Serenata of London, conductor Emmanuel
8.00 Walter Leigh Concertino for harpsichord and strings Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra, conductor Nicholas Braithwaite
8.35 Haydn Symphony No 88 in G (Letter V) Columbia Symphony Orchestra, conductor Bruno Walter
2: " ... it can do other things than just be a nineteenth-century romantic voice ..." Jonathan Harvey introduces some of his music involving his own instrument, the cello, and a colourful poem for vast orchestra. He also talks to
Ian Dearden about his new opera, Inquest of Love, and how it has influenced his other music.
Frances Marie Uitti (cello) BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Lothar Zagrosek Lauds for chorus and cello
Felix Schmidt (cello)
Winchester Cathedral Choir, conductor Martin Neary Philia's Dream
Frances Marie Uitti (cello)
The Composer (electronics) Persephone Dream
Halle Orchestra, conductor
Music by the French organist who died in 1939, much of it only recently revived.
Toumemire, transcr Durufle Improvisation on Victimae Paschali
Jane Watts (organ)
Toumemire Sonata-Poeme , Op 65 Devy Erlih (violin)
Henriette Puig-Roget (piano)
10.40 Symphony No 3 (Moscow)
11.25 Musique orante ORTF Quartet
conductor Gunther Herbig Jutta Czapski (piano)
Wagner Overture: Der Meistersinger
Lutoslawski Variations on a theme ofPaganini
Francaix Concertino in G for piano and orchestra Beethoven
Symphony No 8 in F
Paul Hindmarsh presents the seventh of eight concerts of brass band music.
Manger Musikklag, conductors David King and Kim Lofthouse
Torstein Aaggaard-Nilsen Introduction
Stephen Bulla Firestorm Aagaard-Nilsen Abstractions
John Golland Concerto for
George Lloyd Diversions on a Bass Theme
Ravel Prélude in A minor Alborada delgracioso (Miroirs)
Debussy Clair de lune (Suite bergamasque)
La cathédrale engloutie (Preludes, Bk I)
La soiree dans Grenade (Estampes)
Ravel Valses nobles et sentimentales
Alyn Shipton presents the last of six programmes in tribute to the American trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie , who died in January. With contributions from bass players Milt Hinton and Bob Cunningham , trumpeter
Benny Bailey and drummers Art Blakey and Max Roach. Roach played with Dizzy in a concert of free improvisation in Paris in 1989. Series producer Derek Drescher
with Stephen Johnson. Producer Andrew Mussett
Jonathan Harvey 's new opera, commissioned by English National Opera and broadcast from the London
Coliseum in the production by David Pountney.
Ann and John's marriage ceremony is torn apart by violent death. Only by coming to terms with the past can they hope to discover a lasting peace.
English National Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Mark Elder
8.30 Aspects of Harvey Jonathan Harvey , librettist David Rudkin and director
David Pountney discuss tonight's production with Piers Burton-Page .
8.50 Act 2
(In association with KPMG Management Consulting)
Concerto in the Italian
Overture in the French Style (BWV831)
Andras Schiff (piano)
Humphrey Carpenter looks at the relationship between creativity and intimacy in the partnerships of Rodin and Claudel, Frieda Karlo and Diego Rivera and Anais Nin and Henry Miller , as discussed in the book
Significant Others. Plus a first-night review of Black Pigs Dyke by the Druid Theatre Company. Producer Nicki Paxman
Jonathan Swain presents seven programmes tracing the parallel development of symphony and symphonic poem.
2: Russia c.
Balaklrev Symphonic poem: Tamara
USSR Academic Symphony Orchestra, conductor Yevgeny Svetianov
Borodin Symphony No 2 in B minor
Amsterdam Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor
Kirill Kondrashin. Discs
Except in Scotland. As broadcast
9.00-10.25am on R5