A Power on the Ground:
Adult Education in Ireland
with Andrew McGregor.
7.05 Moments du matin:
Schubert Moments musicaux: in F minor (07 80 No 3); in C sharp minor (D780 No 4)
7.12 Berlioz Overture: Les francs-juges
7.35 Debussy Nocturnes
8.05 Arnold Overture:
Beckus the Dandipratt
8.25 Grieg A Swan, Op 25 No 2; With a Waterlily, Op 25 No 4
8.40 Mendelssohn Piano
Concerto No 1 in G minor
Presented by William Mival. Octet
London Sinfonietta, conductor Riccardo Chailly Renard
Hugh Hetherington and Paul Harrhy (tenors)
Patrick Donnelly and Nicholas Cavallier (basses) Matrix Ensemble, conductor
Divertimento (Le baiser de la fee)
London Sinfonietta/ Riccardo Chailly Rpt
with Mairi Nicolson.
Sullivan Overture: HMS
10.07 Bridge Suite: The Sea
10.32 Artist of the Week:
Ton Koopman (conductor) Mozart
Symphony No 39 in E flat
11.00 Schubert Piano
Sonata in C (D840)
11.34 Smetana Sarka (Ma Vlast)
11.45 Bach Toccata , Adagio and Fugue in C (BWV 564)
Repeated from yesterday
with Susan Sharpe.
I from Studio 1.
I Young Artists Thomas Ades (piano)
Soler Fandango in D minor Nancarrow
Two Canons for Ursula
Together: An Assembly for Schools 2.20 Time and Tune: Music Course 2 -
Stop ... Danger ... Go!
2.40 Drama Workshop
3.00 Midweek Choice with Susan Sharpe. (0171) [number removed]
Ring in before 2.00pm for a chance to hear your request today. Also including Nanino Haec dies
Nielsen Overture: Love and the Poet
Bach Concerto in A minor
Producer Susan Kenyon Discs
WRITTEN REQUESTS: Midweek
Choice. BBC Radio, Broadcasting House. London W1A 1AA
4.00 Choral Evensong from Carlisle
Introit: Easter Anthems (arr Seivewright)
Responses: Leighton Psalms 146 and 147 (Turle, Chipp)
First Lesson: Daniel 2, w
Office hymn: Christ the Lord is risen again
Canticles: Jesus Service
Second Lesson: John 17, w 20-26
Anthem: Rise, heart
Hymn: Hail thee, festival day (Salve festa dies)
Organ Voluntary: Paean (Howells)
Master of the music
Organist Peter Backhouse
Tommy Pearson chants his way through 20th-century unaccompanied choral music.
Producer Chris Wines
with Jeremy Nicholas. Producer Jessica Isaacs
from the Wigmore Hall, London.
Richard Baker presents a recital by Tasmin Little (violin) and Piers Lane
(piano) featuring music by Poulenc, Liszt, Ravel and Brahms.
Producer Adam Gatehouse
The fourth of five sequences of music from London dance bands recorded during the 20s and 30s features Carroll
Gibbons and the Savoy Hotel Orpheans,
Nat Gonella and his, Georgians, Mantovani and his Tipica Orchestra, and the bands of Lew Stone , Roy Fox , Jack Jackson and Ray Noble.
With the voices of Al Bowlly, Mary Lee , Jessie Matthews and Jack Buchanan.
Producer John Thornley Discs
The Yeomen of the Guard
Gilbert and Sullivan's opera is one of the most treasured of their collaboration. The first
Gilbert and Sullivan opera to come to Covent Garden, it is performed in a new production by Tim Hopkins for Welsh National Opera.
Set in the Tower of London, the opera centres on the romantic figure of Colonel Fairfax, wrongly imprisoned on a charge of sorcery. Presented by Nicola Heywood-Thomas .
Chorus and Orchestra of Welsh National Opera/ Charles Mackerras
8.45 Music Should Speak to the Heart
The Yeomen of the Guard was Sullivan's most romantic operatic score.
Patrick O'Connor exposes the "underlying seriousness" in Sullivan's work.
9.05 Act 2
Sponsored by KPMG
Helen Stephen (mezzo)
Les Murray reads poems including The Year of the Kiln Portraits and Australian
For details see Monday
Next programme tomorrow 9.20pm
A selection of pieces, including the Poeme, Op 32 No 1, recorded on Welte piano rolls in 1905.
Lisa Jardine investigates the use of shadows in art, in the light of a new exhibition selected by the distinguished art historian Sir Ernst Gombrich. Producer Louise Swan
Spotlight on Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau lain Burnside preseits a tribute to the great German baritone who is 70 this month, and dips into his vast discography.
Repeated tomorrow at 12 noon
Listen and Read 1.20