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with Andrew McGregor.
7.05 Bach Concerto in D minor for two violins
(BWV1043)
7.21 Meyerbeer, arr Liszt Le Moine 7.32 Tchaikovsky Gopak
(Mazeppa) 8.05 Copland Elsaldn Mexico 8.22 Mendelssohn Songs without Words: Book 7
Nos 39 and 40 8.46 Poulenc Trio for oboe, bassoon and piano Discs

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew McGregor.

: Composers of the Week: Rawsthome and Ireland

Presented by John Amis. Rawsthome Overture:
Practical Cots
Philharmonia/The Composer Cello Sonata
Julian Lloyd Webber (cello) John McCabe (piano) Ireland Legend
Eric Parkin (piano)
London Philharmonic
Orchestra/Thomson Rawsthome String Quartet No 2 Alberni Quartet Ireland Songs Sacred and Profane
Benjamin Luxon (baritone) Alan Rowlands (piano)

Contributors

Presented By: John Amis.
Cello: Julian Lloyd Webber
Piano: John McCabe
Piano: Eric Parkin
Baritone: Benjamin Luxon
Piano: Alan Rowlands

: Midweek Choice

Presented by Susan Sharpe. Rubbra Festival Overture
New Philharmonia
Orchestra/Handley
10.05 J C Bach
Rondo: Dolce Aurette
Aris Christofellis (male soprano)
Ensemble of Ancient
Instruments/Laure Morabito
10.10 Mozart Violin
Concerto No 3 in G (K216) lona Brown (violin)
Academy of St Martin
10.35 Ravel
Le Tombeau de Couperin Cecile Ousset (piano)
11.00 Puccini
C'era negli occhi tuoi;
Diecimila anni al nostro
Imperatore (Turandot) Birgit Nilsson (soprano) Franco Corelli (tenor)
Rome Opera Chorus and Orchestra/Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
11.10 Schumann
Introduction and Allegro appassionato, Op 92
Daniel Barenboim (piano) Berlin Philharmonic, conductor Klaus Tennstedt
11.25 Douglas Lilbum Symphony No 2 in C
New Zealand Symphony
Orchestra/Ashley Heenan Producer Chris de Souza. Discs
REQUESTS: Midweek Choice. BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House. London W1A 1AA

Contributors

Presented By: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Dolce Aurette
Unknown: Aris Christofellis

: News

: Concert Hall

from the Wigmore Hall, London.
Paul Guinery presents the first of the new series.
Stephen Coombs (piano) Mozart Piano Sonata in D
(K576) Brahms Three Intermezzi, Op 117
Bortkiewicz Three
Preludes, Op 33 Nos 7-9 Kreisler, arr Rachmaninov Liebesfreud

Contributors

Piano: Stephen Coombs

: Record Review

(Revised repeat from Saturday 9.00am)

: Baroque Brass

First of three
- programmes. Pezel Sonata a 5 Concerto Palatino
Fontana Sonata seconda
Bruce Dickey (cornett) Tragicomedia
Stradella Sonata No 8 in D
Crispian Steele-Perkins (trumpet)
Tafelmusik/Jean Lamon Biber Sonata Sancti
Polycarpi a 9 New London Consort, director Philip Pickett Producer Lindsay Kemp

Contributors

Unknown: Bruce Dickey
Director: Philip Pickett
Producer: Lindsay Kemp

: Choral Evensong

I for Ash Wednesday from St John's
College, Cambridge. Responses(Ebdon)
Psalm 51: Miserere mei
Deus (Allegri)
First Lesson: Isaiah 1, wll-20
Antiphon: Non in solo pane Canticles: Short Service (Caustun)
Second Lesson: Matthew
16, w21-end
Anthem: Civitas sancti tui
(Byrd)
Hymn: Ah, Holy Jesu (Herzliebster Jesu )
Organ Voluntary: Prelude and Fugue in A minor (Buxtehude) Director of Music
Christopher Robinson
Organ Scholar Allan Walker

Contributors

Unknown: Herzliebster Jesu
Music: Christopher Robinson
Unknown: Allan Walker

: The Music Machine

Byte the Music
From the sitar to the bellaphon, anyone can create music using sampled sounds from instruments from around the world. Mike Edwards asks composers Philip Glass,
George Benjamin and world-dance musician Aki Nawaz whether this is a breakthrough to a true understanding of world music.
FACTSHEET/COMPETITION: see Friday for details

Contributors

Unknown: Mike Edwards
Unknown: George Benjamin
Musician: Aki Nawaz

: In Tune

with Charles Haziewood.
5.15 Stravinsky No word from Tom (The Rake's Progress)
6.03 Chopin Andante spianato etgrande polonaise, Op 22
6.30 Rebecca Clarke
Viola Sonata
7.03 Shostakovich Suite
No 1 for jazz band Producer Gwen Hughes

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Haziewood.
Viola: Rebecca Clarke
Producer: Gwen Hughes

: London Mozart Players

from the Queen Elizabeth Hall ,
London. conductor Matthias Bamert
Philippa Davies (flute) John Wallace (trumpet)
Bach Orchestral Suite No
2 in B minor (BWV 1067) Birtwistle Endless Parade
8.30 That Furrow Thing.... What is that part above our top lip called? George Hill muses on the feature that has no common name.
8.50 Leopold Mozart Trumpet Concerto
Schubert Symphony No 6 inC

Contributors

Unknown: Elizabeth Hall
Conductor: Matthias Bamert
Flute: Philippa Davies
Flute: John Wallace
Unknown: George Hill

: One Man's Meat....

Soprano Jane Manning tells David Owen Norris why she finds one of the 20th-century's most-performed choral works "a tabloid piece".

Contributors

Soprano: Jane Manning
Unknown: David Owen Norris

: Mendelssohn

TeDeum
Mendelssohn's setting of the Latin text, written when he was just 17.
BBC Singers, conductor John Poole
Richard Coulson (organ)

Contributors

Conductor: John Poole
Conductor: Richard Coulson

: Night Waves

Lisa Jardine reports from the Tate Gallery's major exhibition of Picasso's sculpture and painting. Plus a review of the operatic rarity, Massenet's Cherubin at the Royal Opera House. Producer Beaty Rubens

Contributors

Unknown: Lisa Jardine
Producer: Beaty Rubens

: Ensemble

Second of two programmes featuring the string quartets of Smetana. Skampa Quartet
Beethoven String Quartet in G, Op 18No
Smetana String Quartet No 2 in D minor

: News









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