With Andrew McGregor.
Sibelius Lemminkainen in Tuonela (Legends)
7.05 Purcell Rejoice in the Lord Alway, Z49 (Bell Anthem)
7.44 Respighi Ancient Airs and Dances: Suite No 1
8.05 A Thomas Malgré f'éclat qui m'environne
8.32 Rossini String Sonata No 1 in G
Rossini Overture: II signor Bruschino
9.05 Debussy Trois
Chansons de Charles d 'Orleans
9.11 Johann Strauss (son) Emperor Waltz
9.25 Faure Piano Quartet No 2 in G minor, Op 45 Discs
With Edward Blakeman.
Bach Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, BWV 903
10.10 Tippett Divertimento on Sellinger's Round
11.15 Charles Lefebvre
11.25 Merula Ruggiero
Buonamente Sonata a tre violini
11.35 Artist of the Week:
Paul Sacher (conductor) Martin Petite symphonie concertante
David Huckvale explores five facets of Mendelssohn's genius.
2: Mendelssohn at the Theatre
Overture: Die Hochzeit des
Bamberger SO, conductor Claus Peter Flor
Incidental music: A
Midsummer Night's Dream Bavarian RSO, conductor Rafael Kubelik
Overture: The Fair Melusine
LSO/Claudio Abbado Infelice
Janet Baker (mezzo)
City of London Sinfonia, conductor Richard Hickox
Incidental music: Antigone (excerpts)
Carl Maria von Weber Chorus
Berlin Radio Chorus
Berlin RSO/Stefan Soltesz Repeated next Tuesday 11.30pm
With Susan Sharpe.
1.00 BBC Festival of Brass 1996
The fifth concert of the series features the Sun Life
Band from Bristol, conducted by Roy Newsome with Steven Mead
(euphonium). Introduced by Paul Hindmarsh.
Arnold Fantasy, Op 114
Martin Ellerby Euphonium Concerto UK premiere
John Pickard Men of Stone
2.00 Playtime 2.15 Time to Move 2.35 Listen!
3.00 The BBC
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Conductor Tadaaki Otaka
Dong-Suk Kang (violin) Wagner Overture: Tannhauser
Brahms Violin Concerto in D
Elgar Enigma Variations
4.35 French Lute Suites
In the third of four programmes exploring the repertory of the 17th-century luthistes, Jakob Lindberg plays music by Dubut and Robert de Visee.
Final programme Thursday 4.30pm
Tommy Pearson continues his survey of the world of pop music. Today, he arrives in France, famous for protecting its culture from an excess of foreign influence. But just how
French is French pop music?
On the eve of the fifth
Cello Festival, Lynne Walker presents music and news from this five-day global celebration of the cello.
Tonight, her guest is Ralph Kirshbaum , the Festival's artistic director. Including
5.30 Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet: Suite No 2 (excerpt)
5.50 Vllla-Lobos Bachianas
Brasileiras No 5
6.03 Haydn Piano Trio in F sharp minor, H XV 26 Producer Paul Hindmarsh
See also Thursday at 7.30pm
From Studio One.
Isabelle van Keulen
Ronald Brautigam (piano)
Mendelssohn Violin Sonata in F minor, Op 4
Schumann Violin Sonata in A minor, Op 105
8.10 Writers in Search of Clara
Biographers of Clara
Schumann discuss her character, life and music and talk about why they were drawn to her as a subject for biography.
8.30 Clara Schumann
Three Romances, Op 22
Brahms Violin Sonata in G, Op 78
Continuing the series championing neglected poetry by the Romantic writer Samuel Taylor
Coleridge. Presented by Coleridge biographer Richard Holmes with readings by Simon Callow. 2: In Limbo's Den
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Jerzy Maksymiuk Rolf Hind (piano)
Gorecki Kleines Requiem fur eine Polka
Messiaen Oiseaux exotiques Stravinsky Symphony in Three Movements
This week, Night Waves explores the hopes and fears of people around the world as they look towards the millennium. To open the season, Richard Coles investigates how much is really known about the interpretation and celebration of the last millennium. Also in tonight's programme, a first-night review of Tolstoy, a new play by James Goldman in which
F Murray Abraham takes the lead role.
Producer Edwina Wolstencroft
With Paul Guinery.
If Italy Didn't Exist, I Couldn't Exist Either
In the years before the outbreak of World War I, Szymanowski travelled widely. The cultures of Italy, Sicily and North Africa affected him deeply and had a great influence on his music.
Symphony No 2
Detroit Symphony Orchestra, conductor Antal Dorati
Love Songs of Hafiz (excerpts)
Krystyna Rorbach (soprano) Polish National Opera Orchestra, conductor
Isle of Sirens (Metopes) Dennis Lee (piano)
Repeated from last Tuesday
With Digby Fairweather.
Tonight, the second part of Martin Taylor 's concert recorded at St George's, Brandon Hill.
1.00 Ghostwriter 1.20
Primary RE: Islam