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: On Air

Presented by Andrew McGregor.
6.33 Strauss
Metamorphosen
7.05 Scarlatti Sonata in B minor (Kk87)
7.32 Tchaikovsky Overture: 1812
8.05 Wagner Overture: Rienzi
8.31 Shostakovich Cello
Concerto No 1

Contributors

Presented By: Andrew McGregor.

: Morning Collection with Paul Gambaccini

Scarlatti Sonata in D
(Kk333)
Scott Ross (harpsichord)
9.03 Mozart Flute Concerto in G (K313)
Susan Palma (flute)
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
9.28 Schumann 5 Lieder,
Op 40
Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo) Bengt Forsberg (piano)
9.39 Nielsen Maskarade
(excerpts)
Swedish RSO , conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen
Discs

Contributors

Harpsichord: Scott Ross
Flute: Susan Palma
Unknown: Anne Sofie von Otter
Piano: Bengt Forsberg
Conductor: Swedish Rso
Conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen

: Musical Encounters

Presented by Stephanie Hughes.
10.00 Grainger Spoon River
10.10 Britten Suite on English Folk Tunes: A Time There Was
Ulster Orchestra, conductor Kenneth Montgomery
10.25 Artist of the week:
Benny Goodman (clarinet) Bartok Contrasts
Joseph Szigeti (violin) The Composer (piano)
10.45 Kodaly
Suite: Hary Janos
Chicago SO/Neeme Jarvi
11.15 Grainger Two folk song arrangements: The Nightingale and the Two
Sisters; Molly on the shore Ulster Orchestra, conductor
Kenneth Montgomery
11.30 Fatta El Amor Brujo Leontyne Price (soprano) Chicago SO/Fritz Reiner

Contributors

Presented By: Stephanie Hughes.
Artist: Kenneth Montgomery
Clarinet: Benny Goodman
Violin: Joseph Szigeti
Conductor: Kenneth Montgomery

: Composer of the Week: Prokofiev

Presented by David Nice . In Your Brightness
Zara Dulukhanova (mezzo) Berta Kozel (piano) Cantata for the 20th
Anniversary of the October Revolution: Mvts 1-7
Chorus of the Russian Republic Moscow Philharmonic , conductor Kiril Kondrashin
Mvts 8-10
Philharmonia Chorus and Orchestra/Neeme Jarvi Discs

Contributors

Presented By: David Nice
Piano: Berta Kozel
Conductor: Russian Republic Moscow Philharmonic
Conductor: Kiril Kondrashin

: The Afternoon on Three

With Paul Guinery.
1.00 Birmingham
Lunchtime Concert
From Studio One,
Pebble Mill.
Ulrich Heinen (cello) Frank Wibaut (piano)
Beethoven Cello Sonata in D, Op 102 No 2
Prokofiev Cello Sonata in C, Op 119
FREE TICKETS: Phone (0121) [number removed]
2.00 Schools
Together 2.20 Time and Tune 2.40 Drama
Workshop
3.00 Midweek Choice
Paul Guinery introduces another selection of works chosen by Radio 3 listeners around Britian.
(0171) [number removed]
Ring in by lunchtime for a chance to hear your request today. Including
Handel Eternal source of light divine (Birthday Ode for Queen Anne) James Bowman
(countertenor)
Crispian Steele-Perkins (trumpet)
The King's Consort, director Robert King
Vaughan Williams Oboe Concerto
Neil Black (oboe)
English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Daniel
Barenboim
Producer Susan Kenyon Discs WRITTEN REQUESTS:
Midweek Choice, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House. London W1A 1AA
Fax: (0171) [number removed]
4.00 Choral Evensong
From the Chapel of New College,
Oxford.
Introit: Give me the wings of faith (Bullock)
Responses (Morley) Psalm 119, w 1-32
(Soaper, Goss, Lee Williams , Turle)
Office Hymn: The eternal gifts (Aetema Christi munera)
First Lesson: Isaiah 56, wl-8
Canticles: Dyson in D
Second Lesson: Philippians 3, w 4-14
Anthem: Hear my prayer (Mendelssohn)
Hymn: We sing the glorious conquest (Ellacombe)
Organ voluntary: Prelude and Fugue in C minor, Op 37 (Mendelssohn)
Director of music Edward
Higginbottom.
Organ scholar Christopher Hughes.

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Guinery.
Cello: Ulrich Heinen
Piano: Frank Wibaut
Introduces: Paul Guinery
Unknown: James Bowman
Unknown: Crispian Steele-Perkins
Director: Robert King
Oboe: Vaughan Williams
Producer: Susan Kenyon
Unknown: Lee Williams
Unknown: Christopher Hughes.

: The Music Machine

Tommy on Form 3: Sonata Form

: In Tune

With Jeremy Nicholas. Producer Nicholas Morgan

Contributors

Unknown: Jeremy Nicholas.
Producer: Nicholas Morgan

: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Conductor Mark Elder
Olga Romanko (soprano) Emil Ivanov (tenor)
Phillip Joll (baritone)
Anne-Marie Owens (mezzo) Donald Adams (bass)
John Hudson and Barry Banks (tenors)
Students of the opera class of the Welsh College of Music and Drama
Delius Paris - the Song of a Great City
Puccini II tabarro (II trittico) A concert given last year in Symphony Hall. Birmingham, and sponsored by British Gas.

Contributors

Tenor: Emil Ivanov
Baritone: Phillip Joll
Baritone: Anne-Marie Owens
Bass: Donald Adams
Bass: John Hudson
Bass: Barry Banks

: The Maxton Festival

Radio 3 returns to the most down-to-earth arts festival.

Contributors

Keith Spong: David Horovitch
Jane Climping: Sheila Steafel
Toby Trent: Tyler Butterworth
Lorna Jack: Cathy Sara

: A Ligetj Premiere

Michael Collins (clarinet)
Tabea Zimmermann (viola) Imogen Cooper (piano)
Kurtag Hommage a R.Sch Schumann
Marchenerzahlung, Op 132 LJgetl Sonata for solo viola (first UK performance) Schumann
Phantasiestucke, Op 73 Mozart Clarinet Trio in E flat (K498) (Kegelstatt) Given in November 1994 at the Queen Elizabeth Hall , London

Contributors

Clarinet: Michael Collins
Viola: Tabea Zimmermann
Piano: Imogen Cooper
Piano: Kurtag Hommage
Unknown: Queen Elizabeth Hall

: Night Waves

Why would a man write as a woman and a woman write as a man? Sex is not the only explanation for 600 years of cross-gendered verse: there's also politics, psychology and history.
And Lisa Jardine reports on Pedro Almodovar in the week that sees the opening of his new film, The Rower of My Secret.
Producer Anne Marie O'Callaghan

Contributors

Unknown: Lisa Jardine
Unknown: Pedro Almodovar
Producer: Anne Marie O'Callaghan

: Voices

Voices at the Wigmore Hall Sergei Leiferkus (baritone) Graham Johnson (piano)
Introduced by lain Burnside . Rachmanlnov Spring
Waters, Op 14 No 11; At the gates of the holy cloister; Do you remember the evening?; 0 no, / beg you, forsake me not, Op 4 No 1; 'Tis time, Op 14 No 12; Fate, Op 21 No 1;
Christ is risen, Op 26 No 6; When yesterday we met, Op 26 No 13; Letter to K
Stanislavsky; Sing not to me, Op 4 No 4; In the silence, Op 4 No 3; She is as lovely, Op 14 No 9; No prophet I, Op 21 No 11 Producer Adam Gatehouse

Contributors

Baritone: Sergei Leiferkus
Piano: Graham Johnson
Introduced By: Lain Burnside
Producer: Adam Gatehouse

: Night School

Verseplay 1.20 Infant History








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