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: On Air

With Andrew McGregor. Including Veracini Overture No 5 in B flat
6.17 Brahms Piano Quintet in F minor, Op 34
7.05 Haydn Symphony No 50 in C
7.45 Mozart Rondo in A minor, K511
8.05 Prokofiev Overture on Hebrew
8.32 Wagner Siegfried Idyll Editor Andrew Lyle


Unknown: Andrew McGregor.
Unknown: Mozart Rondo
Editor: Andrew Lyle

: Morning Collection with Paul Gambaccini

This week featuring works for piano and orchestra by Liszt.
Tchaikovsky September (The Seasons) Viktoria Postnikova (piano)
9.03 Liszt Piano Concerto No 1 in Eflat
Krystian Zimerman ,
Boston SO , conductor Seiji Ozawa
9.22 Leoncavallo Prologue: I Pagliacci Ingvar Wixell (baritone), National Philharmonic, conductor Giuseppe Patane
9.30 Mozart String Quartet in B flat, K458 (Hunt)
Brodsky Quartet
Producer Tony Cheevers Discs


Piano: Viktoria Postnikova
Unknown: Krystian Zimerman
Conductor: Boston So
Conductor: Seiji Ozawa
Baritone: Ingvar Wixell
Conductor: Giuseppe Patane
Unknown: Brodsky Quartet
Producer: Tony Cheevers

: Musical Encounters

With Chris Wines.
Vivaldi Flute Concerto in F, RV433 (La Tempesta di Mare) Patrick Gallois ,
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
10.08 Anon 0 Virgo Splendens (Libre Vermeil)
New London Consort, director Philip Pickett
10.14 Prom Artist of the Week:
Daniel Barenboim (piano)
Chopin Etude in C sharp minor, Op 10 No 4: Waltz in D flat, Op 64 No 1 (Minute)
10.19 Sweelinck Fantasia Chromatica
Bob van Asperen (harpsichord)
10.29 Rawsthorne Elegaic Rhapsody Divertimenti, conductor Nicholas Cleobury
10.41 Beethoven Piano Trio in D, Op 70 No 1 (Ghost)
Daniel Barenboim (piano), Pinchas Zukerman (violin), Jacqueline du Pre (cello)
11.13 Vierne Symphony No 6 in B minor (final)
Thomas Trotter (organ)
11.21 Poulenc Oboe Sonata
Nicholas Daniel ,
Julius Drake (piano)
11.35 Mozart Piano Concerto No 14 in E flat, K449
ECO, director Daniel Barenboim (piano) Producer Chris Wines


Unknown: Patrick Gallois
Director: Philip Pickett
Piano: Daniel Barenboim
Harpsichord: Bob van Asperen
Conductor: Nicholas Cleobury
Piano: Daniel Barenboim
Violin: Pinchas Zukerman
Violin: Jacqueline du Pre
Unknown: Thomas Trotter
Unknown: Nicholas Daniel
Piano: Julius Drake
Piano: Daniel Barenboim
Producer: Chris Wines

: Composer of the Week: Johann Sebastian Bach

Historic and classic recordings of Bach's instrumental music.
1: The Early Years
Sonata No 1 in G minor for violin solo,
BWV1001 (Adagio) Joseph Joachim
Concerto in D minor for Two Violins, BWV1043 (2nd mvt)
Fritz Kreisler and Efrem Zimbalist with string quartet
Partita No 2 in C minor, BWV826 Harold Samuel (piano)
Violin Sonata No 6 in G, BWV1019 Adolf Busch , Rudolf Serkin (piano)
Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV1041 Bronislav Huberman , Vienna Philharmonic, conductor Issay Dobrowen Discs Producer Kate Bolton
Repeated next Monday 11.30pm


Unknown: Joseph Joachim
Unknown: Fritz Kreisler
Unknown: Efrem Zimbalist
Piano: Harold Samuel
Unknown: Adolf Busch
Piano: Rudolf Serkin
Unknown: Bronislav Huberman
Conductor: Issay Dobrowen
Producer: Kate Bolton

: The Afternoon on Three

With Fiona Talkington.
1.00 Proms Chamber Music 1996
From Creation and re-creation to "last things" and intimations of the beyond.
Joanna MacGregor (piano), Madeleine Mitchell (violin), David Campbell (clarinet) and Christopher van Kampen (cello) play Bach's unfinished final fugue and Messiaen's visionary quartet - an affirmation of ultimate hope composed during his imprisonment in a concentration camp during World War II. Direct from the Britten Theatre,
Royal College of Music, introduced by Susan Sharpe.
Bach Contrapunctus XIV (The Art of Fugue, BWV1080)
Messiaen Quartet for the End of Time Producer Edward Blakeman
2.10 Dolly Suite
Faure Dolly Suite, Op 56
Katia and Marielle Labeque (pianos) Disc
2.30 BBC Proms 1996
Around the World in 80 Minutes
A special afternoon Prom for children of all ages. Presenter
Tony Robinson takes the listener on a lightning musical tour which, like Jules Verne 's globetrotter, travels through five continents from London and back.
The musical journey will be skilfully guided by orchestra and chorus, and a huge variety of sights and sounds will be experienced on the way.
New London Children's Choir, BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor Ronald Corp Parti
3.10 During the Interval ... a gathering of grown-up people will be talking for a long time about a very intellectual subject - or a spaceship could land on the Royal Albert Hall , halting the second half of this afternoon's Prom until it has collected some music from history. With comedians Dan Gaster , Will Ing and Ben Silburn.
3.30 Part 2
4.30 New series
Class of 86: a British Jazz Decade
It's now ten years since Britain enjoyed what was called the jazz boom, revival - even the new jazz age. Record companies began to open their chequebooks and saxophonists started making the news - and the fashion pages.
A New Generation
In the first of four programmes, John Fordham investigates what turned musicians on to jazz in the first place - and how they found themselves under the eye of the "jazz police". Producer John Goudie


Unknown: Fiona Talkington.
Piano: Joanna MacGregor
Piano: Madeleine Mitchell
Violin: David Campbell
Introduced By: Susan Sharpe.
Producer: Edward Blakeman
Presenter: Tony Robinson
Unknown: Jules Verne
Unknown: Albert Hall
Unknown: Dan Gaster
Unknown: Ben Silburn.
Unknown: John Fordham
Producer: John Goudie

: The Music Machine

Tommy Pearson begins a week of programmes on scales by investigating church modes. Repeat


Unknown: Tommy Pearson

: In Tune

With Andrew Green , including
Korngold Film music: The Sea Hawk (excerpts)
National Philharmonic/Charles Gerhardt
6.03 Rachmaninov Spring Waters, Op 14 No 11
Elisabeth Soderstrom (soprano), Vladimir Ashkenazy (piano)
6.30 Bach Sanctus (Mass in B minor) Vienna Singverein, Berlin
Philharmonic, conductor Herbert von Karajan
Producer Andrew Mussett E-MAIL: intune@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Andrew Green

: BBC Proms 1996

"The narrative journeys of different kinds of music" is
Antnony Powers s intriguing description of his new symphony. And "narrative" runs through the rest of the concert, from the opening tribute to Takemitsu, to Respighi's vivid evocation of Rome and the monumental musical journey for soloist and orchestra in Rachmaninov's concerto.
Leif Ove Andsnes (piano), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Tadaaki Otaka
Takemitsu Star-Isle
Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No 3 in D minor
8.25 Takemitsu
A tribute to the foremost Japanese composer of the 20th century, who died earlier this year. Friends and colleagues reminisce about the composer and consider his unique contribution to the music of both East and West.
8.45 Powers Symphony (first performance)
Respighi Pines of Rome


Unknown: Antnony Powers
Piano: Leif Ove Andsnes
Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka

: Ensemble

Penny Gore introduces a recital by the Wanderer Trio.
Grieg Andante con moto in C minor
Chausson Piano Trio in G minor, Op 3 Producer Nigel Wilkinson
Repeated tomorrow 2.30pm


Introduces: Penny Gore
Producer: Nigel Wilkinson

: Mixing It

With Mark Russell and Robert Sandall , and including a studio session by techno-junglist Faultline. Producer Philip Tagney


Unknown: Mark Russell
Unknown: Robert Sandall
Producer: Philip Tagney

: Composers of the Week: Falla, Gerhard and the Heritage of Spain

With Calum MacDonald.
1: Homage to Pedrell
Falla, arr Halffter Seven Spanish Popular Songs
Falla Pedrelliana (Homenajes)
Gerhard Pedrelliana ; Cancionero de Pedrell
Repeated from last Monday


Unknown: Calum MacDonald.
Unknown: Gerhard Pedrelliana

: Jazz Notes

With Digby Fairweather. A reappraisal of the influential compositions and performances of Antonio Carlos Jobim. Producer Terry Carter


Unknown: Digby Fairweather.
Unknown: Antonio Carlos Jobim.
Producer: Terry Carter

: Through the Night

With Donald Macleod.
1.00 Bruckner Symphony No 8 in C minor (1887 version) Italian Radio SO/ Wolfgang Sawallisch
2.20 Pianist Markus Schirmer performs works by Haydn and Liszt
3.40 Victor Tretyakov (violin), Italian Swiss Radio Orchestra/Wolf-Dieter
Hauschild Brahms Violin Concerto in D
Beethoven Symphony No 7 in A
5.00 Sequence


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Pianist: Wolfgang Sawallisch
Pianist: Markus Schirmer
Violin: Victor Tretyakov

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