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: Open University

Access to Maths: Starting Countdown

: Weather

: On Air

Music, news and weather with Andrew McGregor , including at approximately
7.05 Berlioz Overture:
Roman Carnival
Paris Orchestra, conductor
Daniel Barenboim
7.25 Strauss Die Liebe, Op 71 No
Felicity Lott (soprano) Scottish National
Orchestra, conductor
Neeme Jarvi
7.32 Albinoni Concerto in C for trumpet and three oboes
King's Consort, conductor Robert King
8.05 Satie Trois
Gymnopedies Pascal Roge (piano)
8.21 Saint-Saens
Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso
Jascha Heifetz (violin)
RCA Victor SO , conductor William Steinberg
8.41 Uszt Piano Concerto
No 1 in E flat
Sviatoslav Richter (piano)
LSO/Kirill Kondrashin. Discs

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Conductor: Daniel Barenboim
Soprano: Felicity Lott
Conductor: Neeme Jarvi
Conductor: Robert King
Conductor: Satie Trois
Piano: Gymnopedies Pascal Roge
Violin: Jascha Heifetz
Conductor: Rca Victor So
Conductor: William Steinberg
Piano: Sviatoslav Richter

: Composer of the Week: Messiaen

3: Combat de la Mort et de la
Vie
Antony Pitts follows
Messiaen's struggle to let "melody reign supreme'. Between the revolution of Mode de valeurs et d'intensités and the extravagant celebration of his opera St Francis of Assisi, angels, saints and birds sing and dance, and Cetti's warbler begins a season of birdsong from Catalogue d'Oiseaux.

Contributors

Unknown: Antony Pitts
Unknown: St Francis

: Midweek Choice

with Susan Sharpe.
Victoria de los Angeles sings Brahms, Janet Baker sings Handel and Alexander Kipnis sings Brahms, with
10.10 Rossini Overture:
L'Italiana in Algeri
National PO/Riccardo Chailly
10.25 Ross Edwards
Piano Concerto
Dennis Hennig (piano)
Queensland SO, conductor Myer Fredman
10.50 Schumann Piano
Trio in D minor, Op 63 Kyung-Wha Chung (violin)
Paul Tortelier (cello) Andre Previn (piano)
11.25 Franck
Symphonic Variations
Jean-Philippe Collard (piano) Toulouse Capitole
Orchestra/Michel Plasson
11.50 Beethoven
Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage
Vienna State Opera Chorus and Philharmonic
Orchestra/Claudio Abbado Producer Chris de Souza. Discs
REQUESTS: Midweek Choice, BBC
Radio 3, Broadcasting House. London W1A 1AA, or phone [number removed].

Contributors

Unknown: Janet Baker
Unknown: Alexander Kipnis
Piano: Ross Edwards
Piano: Dennis Hennig
Conductor: Myer Fredman
Violin: Kyung-Wha Chung
Cello: Paul Tortelier
Piano: Andre Previn

: Birmingham Lunchtime Concert

from Studio One.
Pebble Mill.
Marc-Andre Hamelin (piano) Beethoven Rondo in G, Op 51 No 2
Alkan Sonatina, Op 61 Medtner Improvisation, Op 31 No
Yedldia Sonata No 3
(Outcries)

Contributors

Piano: Marc-Andre Hamelin
Piano: Beethoven Rondo

: Schools

2.00 Together: An
Assembly for Schools 2.20 Time and Tune: Music
Course 2 Hall of Mirrors
2.40 Drama Workshop

: Record Review

(Revised repeat from Sat 9.00am)

: Choral Evensong

from Blackburn
Cathedral.
Introit: Haec Dies (Wood); Responses (Rose); Psalms 126-131 (Turle, Goss,
Stainer, Cooper, Holden) First Lesson: Exodus 33
Office Hymn: The Lord is risen indeed (Narenza) Canticles: Collegium
Magdalenae Oxoniense (Leighton)
Second Lesson: Luke 2, w41-end
Anthem: Easter Carol (Wood); Hymn: Jesus lives! (St
Albinus); Organ Voluntary: Alleluyas (Preston)
Organist and Master of the Choristers David Cooper Assistant Organist David Goodenough

Contributors

Unknown: David Cooper
Organist: David Goodenough

: The Music Machine

Tommy Pearson discovers the art of performing melodies, with hints from violinist Andrew Manze and soprano Emma Kirkby.

Contributors

Unknown: Tommy Pearson
Violinist: Andrew Manze
Soprano: Emma Kirkby.

: In Tune

Natalie Wheen with arts news and a selection of music with a Czech flavour.
5.15 Dvorak Legend No 3 in G minor
5.45 Mozart Finale:
Symphony No 38 in D (K504) (Prague)

Contributors

Unknown: Natalie Wheen

: Rush Hour Concert

from the Wigmore Hall, London.
Richard Baker presents the Skampa Quartet of Prague in a programme of Haydn, Wolf, Shostakovich, Suk and Gershwin.

: In Tune

Part 2. As a foretaste of Radio 3's Prague Weekend next month, Natalie Wheen samples the city and its music.
Producer Gwen Hughes

Contributors

Unknown: Natalie Wheen
Producer: Gwen Hughes

: Halle Orchestra

conductor John Adams
Paul Crossley (piano) John Adams The
Chairman Dances
Gershwin
Piano Concerto in F
John Cage First
Construction in Metal
John Adams Fearful Symmetries
(Concert sponsored by Brother International (Europe) Ltd)

Contributors

Conductor: John Adams
Piano: Paul Crossley
Piano: John Adams

: GREEK EASTER Godslots

The Wild Places by Graeme Fife , performed by Anna Massey and Edward de Souza. In which Pan nails an old lie by revealing the true nature of the earthly paradise, Arcadia.

Contributors

Unknown: Graeme Fife
Unknown: Anna Massey
Unknown: Edward de Souza.

: Debut

Laurence Jackson (violin) Scott Mitchell (piano) Sarasate Malaguena
Ravel Violin Sonata in G
Kreisler Liebeslied;
Prelude and Allegro in the style ofPugnani Fibich Poème
Kroll Banjo and Fiddle Falla Spanish Dance (La Vida breve)
Smetana Aus der Heimat

Contributors

Violin: Laurence Jackson
Piano: Scott Mitchell

: Alexander Goehr

Symphony in One Movement
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra conductor Richard Bemas

Contributors

Conductor: Richard Bemas

: Night Waves

with Christopher Cook. Producer Neil Trevithick

Contributors

Unknown: Christopher Cook.
Producer: Neil Trevithick

: Ensemble

First of two programmes each containing one of the two string trios of Reger, performed by the Beethoven String Trio of London
Beethoven String Trio in C minor, Op 9 No
Reger Trio in A minor, Op 77b

: Night School

1.00 As broadcast 2.00-3.00pm
2.00 Let's Make a Story
2.15 Verse Universe

: Night School Extra

Spanish 14-16: Radio Ondas








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