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: Open University

A Power on the Ground:
Adult Education in Ireland

: Weather

: On Air

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
Discs

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew McGregor.

: Composer of the Week: Stravinsky

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
Robert Ziegler
Divertimento (Le baiser de la fee)
London Sinfonietta/ Riccardo Chailly Rpt

Contributors

Presented By: William Mival.
Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
Unknown: Hugh Hetherington
Tenors: Paul Harrhy
Tenors: Patrick Donnelly
Basses: Nicholas Cavallier
Conductor: Robert Ziegler
Unknown: Riccardo Chailly Rpt

: Musical Encounters

with Mairi Nicolson.
Sullivan Overture: HMS
Pinafore
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)

Contributors

Unknown: Mairi Nicolson.
Unknown: Bach Toccata

: Music Restored

Repeated from yesterday
11.30pm

: The Afternoon on Three

with Susan Sharpe.
1.00 Binningham
Lunchtime Concert
I from Studio 1.
I Young Artists Thomas Ades (piano)
Soler Fandango in D minor Nancarrow
Two Canons for Ursula
Scelsi Hispania
2.00 Schools
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
(BWV 1065)
Producer Susan Kenyon Discs
WRITTEN REQUESTS: Midweek
Choice. BBC Radio, Broadcasting House. London W1A 1AA
4.00 Choral Evensong from Carlisle
Cathedral.
Introit: Easter Anthems (arr Seivewright)
Responses: Leighton Psalms 146 and 147 (Turle, Chipp)
First Lesson: Daniel 2, w
17-30
Office hymn: Christ the Lord is risen again
Canticles: Jesus Service
(Mathias)
Second Lesson: John 17, w 20-26
Anthem: Rise, heart
(Vaughan Williams)
Hymn: Hail thee, festival day (Salve festa dies)
Organ Voluntary: Paean (Howells)
Master of the music
Jeremy Suter
Organist Peter Backhouse

Contributors

Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Piano: Thomas Ades
Piano: Soler Fandango
Unknown: Scelsi Hispania
Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Nanino Haec
Producer: Susan Kenyon
Unknown: Leighton Psalms
Organist: Jeremy Suter
Organist: Peter Backhouse

: The Music Machine

Tommy Pearson chants his way through 20th-century unaccompanied choral music.
Producer Chris Wines

Contributors

Unknown: Tommy Pearson
Producer: Chris Wines

: In Tune

with Jeremy Nicholas. Producer Jessica Isaacs

Contributors

Unknown: Jeremy Nicholas.
Producer: Jessica Isaacs

: Rush Hour Concert

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

Contributors

Producer: Adam Gatehouse

: Cocktails

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

Contributors

Unknown: Nat Gonella
Unknown: Lew Stone
Unknown: Roy Fox
Unknown: Jack Jackson
Unknown: Ray Noble.
Unknown: Mary Lee
Unknown: Jessie Matthews
Unknown: Jack Buchanan.
Producer: John Thornley

: Live from Covent Garden

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
Actl
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

Contributors

Production By: Tim Hopkins
Presented By: Nicola Heywood-Thomas
Unknown: Charles MacKerras
Unknown: Patrick O'Connor
Colonel Fairfax: Neill Archer (tenor)
Sir Richard: Peter Savidge (bar)
Wilfred Shadbolt: Donald Maxwell (baritone)
Jack Point: Richard Suart (bar)
Elsie Maynard: Alwyn Mellor (sop)
Phoebe Meryll: Pamela Helen Stephen (mezzo)
Sergeant Meryll: Donald Adams (bass)
Dame Carruthers: Felicity Palmer (mezzo)
Leonard Meryll: Peter Hoare (tenor)
Kate: Clare O'Neill (soprano)

: Each Morning Once More Seamless

Les Murray reads poems including The Year of the Kiln Portraits and Australian
Love Poem.
For details see Monday
Next programme tomorrow 9.20pm

: Scriabin Plays Scriabin

A selection of pieces, including the Poeme, Op 32 No 1, recorded on Welte piano rolls in 1905.

: Night Waves

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

Contributors

Unknown: Lisa Jardine
Unknown: Sir Ernst Gombrich.
Producer: Louise Swan

: Voices

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

Contributors

Unknown: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau

: Night School

Listen and Read 1.20
Verseplay








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