The Jewish Enigma:
Language and the Jews
With Andrew McGregor. Vivaldi Violin Concerto in F,
Op 7 No 10
6.12 Nielsen Symphony No 4 (Inextinguishable)
7.05 Gabriell Magnificat all
7.52 Schnittke Music for an Imaginary Play
8.05 Handel Concerto
Grosso in B flat, Op 3 No 1
8.32 Dohnanyi Rhapsody in F sharp minor, Op 11 No 2 Editor Andrew Lyle
This week featuring the Beethoven piano concertos. Mozart Serenata in D,
K239 (Serenata notturna)
9.14 Puccini Donde lieta usci (Mimi's Farewell) (La Boheme)
9.18 Beethoven Piano
Concerto No 1 in C
A Mentom Radio production Discs
Stephanie Hughes with a week exploring the world of cabaret and celebrating the birthdays of Lord Menuhin, Turandot and the guillotine! Foulds Overture: Le Cabaret
10.05 Artists of the Week:
Davy In honore summae matris
10.45 Dohnanyl, arr
Sitkovetsky Serenade in C
11.05 Tippett Five Spirituals (A Child of Our Time)
11.20 Scarlatti Sonata in F sharp minor, Kk25
11.25 Widor Symphony No 3 in E minor
Producer Paul Kildea
Paul Guinery with a week featuring the output of the man responsible for dragging Polish music into the 20th century.
Young Poland in Music
Examining the influences of Chopin and the German late Romantics on Szymanowski's early music. Prelude, Op 1 No Z Etude, Op 4 No 1; Etude, Op 4 No 3; Violin Sonata; Concert Overture
Producer Brian Jackson
Repeated next Monday 11.30pm
With Susan Sharpe.
1.00 BBC Lunchtime Concert
From St John's, Smith Square,
Christoph Pregardien (tenor)
Andreas Staier (fortepiano) Schubert An Schwager Kronos; Meeres Stille , 0216; Versunken;
Ganymed; Erster Verlust ; Der Musensohn
Repeated next Sunday 6.30pm
The Song Tree 2.15
Storybox 2.25 Let's Move
2.45 First Steps in Drama
3.00 The BBC
Conductor Barry Wordsworth Benjamin Frith (piano) Simon Lindley (organ) Tchaikovsky Overture: Romeo and Juliet
3.20 My Friendship with Rubinstein
Readings from the letters of Saint-Saens.
3.25 Saint-Saens Piano
Concerto No 2 in G minor
Symphony No 3 in C minor (Organ)
4.30 New series
Jan Hoagy Carmichael composed Stardust, one of the most popular tunes in the jazz and popular music repertoire. In this four-part series, Mel Hill examines the career of the pianist, singer, composer and bandleader who died in 1981 at the age of 82. Although he studied law at university, music was Hoagy Carmichael 's first love and on meeting trumpeter
Bix Beiderbecke he was inspired to write Riverboat Shuffle for Bix and his group, the Wolverines. The trumpeter introduced him to Paul
Whiteman, and soon the Whiteman orchestra recorded Hoagy's Washboard Blues.
Producer Derek Drescher
Tommy Pearson spends this week with the BBC Big Band. Today, he finds out exactly what a big band is and explores the range of sounds such an ensemble can produce.
Producer Chris Wines
With Jeremy Nicholas , including
Wagner Overture: Das Liebesverbot
6.03 Haydn Piano Trio in B flat, H XV 20
6.30 Poulenc Concerto in G minor for organ, strings and timpani
Producer Ray Abbott
The final concert from the Barbican Hall's Sibelius weekend, introduced by Michael Oliver. During the interval, he talks to Neeme Jarvi about his association with one of Scandinavia's finest - and oldest - orchestras.
Symphony No 6; Symphony No
Given last Sunday
Susan Richards 's account of the passions, hopes and realities of Russian people during the break-up of the Soviet Union. Reader
Producer Claire Grove
The BBC Singers - conducted by Stephen Cleobury - perform settings of verse by Gerard Manley Hopkins, with readings by Michael Maloney.
Leighton God 's Grandeur Lennox Berkeley The Windhover
Gow Two Choral Songs Mathias May Magnificat Rpt
Penny Gore introduces a recital by pianist Zoe Mather.
Beethoven Sonata in E minor, Op 90
Chopin Barcarolle in F sharp. Op 60
Ravel Une barque sur I'océan (Miroirs)
Prokofiev Sonata No 3 in A minor (From Old Notebooks) Producer Nigel Wilkinson
Mark Russell and Robert Sandall present a unique mix of styles and influences. Producer Philip Tagney
Including excerpts from Debussy's letters.
Suite: Printemps; Harmonie du soir; La Damoiselle elue; Prélude a f'après-midi d'un faune
Repeated from last Monday
Digby Fairweather presents four jazz portraits. Today, veteran bassist Milt Hinton recalls his 15 years with Cab Calloway , making the move from violin to bass, and life as the busiest session man around.
Producer Terry Carter
Letterbox 1.20 Singing Together