Music, news and weather with Andrew McGregor , including at approximately
7.05 Chopin Nocturne in F sharp, Op 15 No 2
Artur Rubinstein (piano)
7.09 Chant for Advent
Conditor alme siderum;
Pro Cantione Antiqua , director James O'Donnell
7.41 Wagner Siegfried Idyll Columbia Symphony Orchestra, conductor
8.05 lbert Bacchanale
CBSO, conductor Louis Fremaux
8.24 Poulenc Le Bestiaire;
Pascal Roge (piano)
8.32 Quartet Collection:
Haydn String Quartet in G, Op 17 No 5
Dekany Quartet Discs
In 1773 Gluck's reforming zeal took him to Paris where Iphigenie en Aulide and a magic opera, Armide, contributed to his quest to "produce a music fit for all nations".
Presented by Gwen Hughes. Discs
from Cardiff with Michael
Gabrieli Canzona a 5 London Cornett and Sackbutt Ensemble, director Andrew Parrott
English Suite No 4 in F (BWV 809)
Andras Schiff (piano)
10.25 Artist of the Week:
Carlos Kleiber (conductor)
Nicolai Overture: The Merry Wives of Windsor
10.35 Bach Chorale
Prelude: An Wasserflussen
Jean Guillou (organ)
10.40 Schubert Symphony No 8 in B minor
11.05 Mozart Quintet in E flat for horn and strings (K407)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales/Jerzy Maksymiuk
11.40 Bairstow Thou hast been our refuge
Canterbury Cathedral Choir, conductor Allan Wicks
11.50 Johann Strauss
Waltz: An die schonen blauen Donau
Rptd from yesterday 11.30pm
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra conductor Martyn Brabbins Paul Crossley (piano) Sibelius
The Swan of Tuonela
Concerto for piano and orchestra (1960) Dvorak
Symphonic Variations, Op 78 Rpt
Radio Q and A (Rpt from
Monday) 2.05 In the News
2.25 Something to Think About: Infant Assemblies
2.40 Music Workshop:
Music Course 3 - Sherlock Holmes
and the Rogues Gallery
BBC Symphony Orchestra conductor Andrew Davis
Judy Loman (harp)
Alexina Louie 0 Magnum Mysterium (first UK performance)
R Murray Schafer Harp Concerto (first UK performance)
Glenn Buhr The Lure of the Fallen Seraphim (first UK performance)
The second of two programmes featuring Beethoven's earliest sonatas for cello and piano. Sebastian Comberti (cello) Carole Cerasi (fortepiano) Boieldieu Sonata in E flat
Beethoven Sonata in G minor, Op 5 No 2
Cylinders, tin-foil, magnets, wax, square records....
Tommy Pearson delves into the intriguing and often bizarre history of sound recording with help from Peter Copeland of the National Sound Archive.
Music, news, interviews and arts stories from
Birmingham with David Owen Norris. Including at approximately
6.00 Purcell Overture and incidental music (Abdelazer)
6.30 Suk Prague, Op 26 Producer Jeremy Hayes
Roald Dahl Concert from the Royal
Festival Hall, London. conductor Franz Welser-Most
Leila Josefowicz (violin) Malcolm Arnold English Dances (Set 1)
Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D
Eleanor Alberga anticipates the world premiere of Snow White and the Seven
Dwarfs, her orchestral work with narrators, commissioned by the Roald Dahl Foundation for an exciting and stimulating work for children.
8.35 Eleanor Alberga Snow White and the Seven
Dwarfs (first performance)
A series of 15-minute plays by Russell Davies.
Episode 4, with Judi Dench and Michael Williams.
Journeying on the sleeper from Edinburgh.
Final programme, with Diana Quick and Bill Nighy. tomorrow 9.35pm
Lassus's Magnificat setting based on his own chanson
"Beau le cristal".
Tallis Scholars, director Peter Philips Rpt
Final programme tomorrow 9.50pm
Graham Fawcett introduces a selection of music on Shakespearean themes.
In the second of six programmes, the American pianist Carla Bley talks about her first husband
Paul Bley , who encouraged her to compose. Her second husband, trumpeter Michael Mantler , was also helpful to her career, and together they formed the Jazz Composers' Orchestra and the record company Watt, through which they issued their performances. Repeated from Monday 4.30pm
The highly praised company Theatre de Complicité returns to the National
Theatre with a new production, Out of a House Walked a Man ...
Humphrey Carpenter reports from the opening night. Producer Paul Quinn
Heaven and Hell lain Burnside travels between the angels and the demons across several centuries of celestial and infernal song.
Repeated tomorrow 12 noon