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: On Air

With Penny Gore.
Strauss Sonatina No 2 for 13 Wind
Instruments (Frohliche Werkstatt)
London Winds, director Michael Collins
6.41 Rosetti Sinfonia in E
Concerto Kbln
7.05 Glazunov Violin Concerto in A minor Maxim Vengerov , Berlin PO, conductor Claudio Abbado
7.32 Mendelssohn Capriccio in E minor, Op 81 No 3; Fugue in E flat. Op 81 No 4 Coull Quartet
8.05 Purcell Rejoice in the Lord Alway, Z49
David Cordier (alto), John Elwes
(tenor), Peter Kooy (bass), Tolz Boys ' Choir, period instrument ensemble. director Gustav Leonhardt
8.17 Scriabin Mazurkas, Op 3; No 6 in C sharp minor; No 7 in E minor; No 8 in B flat minor Artur Pizarro (piano)
8.39 Humperdinck Konigskinder (excerpts) Bamberg SO, conductor Karl Anton Rickenbacher


Director: Michael Collins
Director: Rosetti Sinfonia
Unknown: Maxim Vengerov
Conductor: Claudio Abbado
Conductor: Mendelssohn Capriccio
Unknown: David Cordier
Tenor: John Elwes
Tenor: Peter Kooy
Bass: Tolz Boys
Director: Gustav Leonhardt
Piano: Artur Pizarro
Conductor: Karl Anton Rickenbacher

: Morning Collection

Peter Hobday. Telemann Overture-Suite in B flat
(Tafelmusik) Musica Antiqua Koln , director Reinhard Goebel
9.25 Bach French Suite No 4 in E flat, BWV815
Kenneth Gilbert (harpsichord)
9.41 Barber Capricorn Concerto Jacob Berg (flute), Peter Bowman (oboe), Susan Slaughter (trumpet), St Louis Symphony Orchestra, conductor Leonard Slatkin Discs


Unknown: Peter Hobday.
Unknown: Musica Antiqua Koln
Director: Reinhard Goebel
Harpsichord: Kenneth Gilbert
Flute: Jacob Berg
Flute: Peter Bowman
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin

: Musical Encounters

With Fiona Talkington.
Finnish trad Ring Dance
Martti Pokela , Eeva-Leena Pokela -Sariola and Matti Kontio (kanteles)
10.02 Warlock Capriol Suite Musica Dolce
10.11 Artist of the Week:
Jan Garbarek (saxophone) Garbarek Viddene
Ralph Towner (guitar), windharp
10.16 Trad, arr Garbarek Maalfri Mi Fruve
Agnes Buen Garnas (voice). Jan Garbarek (soprano sax/tenor sax/synthesizers/percussion)
10.31 Nielsen Springtime on Funen Erene Theorin (soprano),
Neil MacKenzie (tenor), Brindley Sherratt (bass), New London Children's Choir, BBC Singers, New London Orchestra, conductor Ronald Corp
10.50 Walton Suite: Hamlet
New London Orchestra, conductor Ronald Corp
11.03 Garbarek Its Name Is Secret
Road the composer (flute)
11.05 Ustad Fateh AM Khan Raga 1 the composer (voice), Jan Garbarek
(saxophone), Ustad Shaukat Hussain (tabla), Usted Nazim Ali Khan (sarangi)
11.16 Verdi Overture: Nabucco
Wallace Collection, conductor Simon Wright
11.36 Martinu Concerto for Two
Janine Reding and Henry Piette , French National Orchestra, conductor Rafael Kubelik


Unknown: Fiona Talkington.
Unknown: Martti Pokela
Unknown: Eeva-Leena Pokela
Unknown: Matti Kontio
Unknown: Warlock Capriol Suite
Artist: Musica Dolce
Unknown: Jan Garbarek
Unknown: Garbarek Viddene
Guitar: Ralph Towner
Unknown: Agnes Buen Garnas
Soprano: Jan Garbarek
Soprano: Neil MacKenzie
Tenor: Brindley Sherratt
Unknown: Jan Garbarek
Unknown: Ustad Shaukat Hussain
Conductor: Simon Wright
Pianos: Janine Reding
Pianos: Henry Piette
Conductor: Rafael Kubelik

: Composers of the Week: Campra, Clérambault and Monteclair

With Graham Sadler.
4: Crossing the Boundaries
Pre-Ramiste opera had a profound influence on almost every aspect of contemporary music-making. But the influence was not all one way. Today, Graham Sadler explores the interaction of music for the stage with other musical genres. Including Monteclair's cantata La Bergere sung by Julianne Baird with American Baroque, excerpts from Act 4 of his opera Jephte with William Christie and Les Arts Florissants, and Clerambault's cantata La Muse de
I'Opera sung by Noemi Rime with Les Arts Florissants.
Repeated next Thursday 11.30pm


Unknown: Graham Sadler.
Unknown: Graham Sadler
Sung By: Julianne Baird
Unknown: William Christie
Unknown: La Muse
Sung By: Noemi Rime

: In Repertory

The fourth of five programmes in which singers talk to Rodney Milnes about operatic roles. Leontyne Price talks about the title role in Verdi's
Aida, using her two recordings made with the Orchestra of the Rome Opera, conducted by Georg Solti , and the LSO, conducted by Erich Leinsdorf.


Unknown: Rodney Milnes
Conducted By: Georg Solti
Conducted By: Erich Leinsdorf.

: Music for Organ

Thomas Trotter plays the organ of Eton College Chapel.
Stanford Fantasia and Toccata in D minor, Op 57
Widor Organ Symphony No 8 in B (mvts 2 and 3) Elgar, arr Lemare Chanson de Matin; Pomp and Circumstance March No 1


Unknown: Thomas Trotter

: Smart to Be Smart

Broadcaster Chris Tarrant remembers his student life in the sixties, when he spent his days fishing, his nights drinking, and still left Birmingham with a respectable degree.


Unknown: Chris Tarrant

: The BBC Orchestras

BBC Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Matthias Bamert , Jean Rigby (mezzo)
Brahms Tragic Overture Mahler Kindertotenlieder
Tchaikovsky Symphony No 6 in B minor (Pathetique) Repeat


Conductor: Matthias Bamert
Conductor: Jean Rigby

: Before Stravinsky

In the first of two programmes,
Anthony Burton compares works from Stravinsky's so-called neoclassical period with some of their models.
Including music by Pergolesi, Gallo, Bach, Gluck and Mozart. Producer Lindsay Kemp


Unknown: Anthony Burton
Producer: Lindsay Kemp

: Music Machine

From the Lake District
Tommy Pearson invites students from Queen Katherine School to put their own questions to Emma Kirkby.


Unknown: Tommy Pearson
Unknown: Emma Kirkby.

: In Tune

With Nicola Heywood Thomas , including Nielsen Saul and David (Prelude to Act 2). Swedish RSO, conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen
5.40 Telemann Concerto in D for
Trumpet and Violin
Musica Antiqua Koln
6.05 Beethoven Variations on an Original Theme. Op 44
Pinchas Zukerman (violin)Jacqueline du Pre (cello), Daniel Barenboim (piano)
6.30 Debussy La Mer Cleveland
Orchestra, conductor Pierre Boulez Producer James Webb


Unknown: Heywood Thomas
Unknown: Nielsen Saul
Conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen
Violin: Pinchas Zukerman
Violin: Jacqueline du Pre
Cello: Daniel Barenboim
Conductor: Pierre Boulez
Producer: James Webb

: Rites of Spring

From the Royal Festival Hall, London, another concert in the series by the BBC orchestras and BBC Singers devoted to the music of Igor Stravinsky. Kyoko Takezawa (violin),
BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andrew Davis
Divertimento (The Fairy's Kiss); Violin Concerto
8.15 Goehr on Stravinsky Michael Berkeley talks to Alexander Goehr about his love of Stravinsky's music.
8.35 Stravinsky Variations (Aldous Huxley in Memoriam); Symphony in E flat


Unknown: Igor Stravinsky.
Violin: Kyoko Takezawa
Conductor: Andrew Davis
Talks: Stravinsky Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Alexander Goehr
Unknown: Aldous Huxley

: To Bahia and Beyond

4: Fishing the Sky
At the Xixau reserve on the banks of the river, thoughts turn to food. A night fishing trip under the southern stars hauls in piranha and rainbow bass, and a foray through the reserve's plantation to gather bananas and manioc leads to a nest of fire ants.

: Music Restored

Women in Early Music
The third of four concerts introduced by Anthony Rooley. Musica Secreta perform sacred music from 17th-century Italy by Vizzana, Cozzolani and Strozzi.
Repeated tomorrow 2.15pm


Introduced By: Anthony Rooley.
Introduced By: Musica Secreta

: Night Waves

Patrick Wright and guests assess the life and work of Marcel Duchamp , the founding father of Dadaism. With a new biography by Calvin Tomkins as the focal point of their discussion, the panel respond to the work of a man who has been lauded as a conceptual genius and denounced as a charlatan who could not paint. Producer Nicki Paxman


Unknown: Patrick Wright
Unknown: Marcel Duchamp
Unknown: Calvin Tomkins
Producer: Nicki Paxman

: Composer of the Week: Webem

With Malcolm Hayes.
Three Little Pieces (1913); Five Pieces for Orchestra, Op 10 Nos
2-4; Four Songs, Op 13; Five Sacred Songs, Op 15 Nos 3-5; Symphony
Plus excerpts from works by Schubert (orch Webem), Mahler and Isaac. Repeated from last Thursday


Unknown: Malcolm Hayes.

: Ariel, Who Sees Thee Now?

In the last programme, John Harle talks to Philip Pickett.


Talks: John Harle
Unknown: Philip Pickett.

: Jazz Notes

With Digby Fairweather. Part two of the Hamilton and Vache concert. For details see yesterday


Unknown: Digby Fairweather.

: Through the Night

With Donald Macleod.
1.00 Choral Evensong from the Chapel of Winchester College Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm
2.00 Arctic Guitar Trio Scariatti
Sonatas: in A, Kk322; in C, Kkl59
Grieg Woodland Peace. Op 71 No 4; Wedding Day at Troldhaugen, Op 65 No 6 Albeniz Tango
3.00 Schools
3.00 Music Workshop 3.20 Let's Move 3.40 Words Alive 3.55 First
Steps in Drama 4.10 Drama Workshop
4.30 Infant History 4.40 Check It Out
5.00 Sequence


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.

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