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: Sacred and Profane

Fiona Talkington 's selection this morning is interspersed with Schumann's Studies, Op 56, performed on the organ by Thierry Mechler at 7.11, 7.29, 7.41, 8.10,
8.28 and 8.48.
7.00 Purcell Blow up the Trumpet in Sion, 110
Nicholas Witcomb , Mark Kennedy and Daniel Lochmann (trebles), James Bowman (countertenor), Charles Daniels (tenor),
Robert Evans and Michael George (basses), The King's Choir and Consort, director Robert King
7.15 Johann Strauss , arr
Schoenberg Kaiserwalzer Lyon
National Opera Orchestra Soloists
7.33 Trad Sephardic Yo M'Enamori d'un Aire; Las Estrellas de los Cielos
Accentus Ensemble, director Thomas Wimmer
7.44 Bach Cantata No 25: Es 1st
Nichts Gesundes an Meinem Leibe
Vienna Boys' Choir treble soloist, Kurt Equiluz (tenor), Max van
Egmond (bass), Vienna Boys' Choir, Chorus Viennensis,
Vienna Concentus Musicus , director Nikolaus Harnoncourt
8.00 A Liturgy for St Columba
The last of four features from the community at Pluscarden in Moray. Columba the Singer of Psalms
Excerpts from Psalms 132, 39 and 83. These psalms are central to the daily liturgy of any monastery, and the texts reflect aspects of the life of the communities Columba founded.
8.17 Jewish trad, arr Voorhees Y'rushalayim Shel Zahav
Rachel van Voorhees (harp)
8.21 Trad, harmonised Berthier
Esprit Saint, Dieu de Lumière; Venez Divin Messie Neuilly Vocal Ensemble, Jacques Berthier (organ), director Vincent Berthier de Lioncourt
8.31 Olivier Truan Golem
Kol Simcha , Lausanne Sinfonietta, conductor Jean-Marc Grob
Producers Philip Billson and Antony Pitts


Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: Thierry Mechler
Unknown: Nicholas Witcomb
Unknown: Mark Kennedy
Unknown: Daniel Lochmann
Unknown: James Bowman
Tenor: Charles Daniels
Tenor: Robert Evans
Tenor: Michael George
Director: Robert King
Director: Johann Strauss
Director: Thomas Wimmer
Tenor: Kurt Equiluz
Unknown: Vienna Concentus Musicus
Director: Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Unknown: Shel Zahav
Unknown: Jacques Berthier
Unknown: Olivier Truan Golem
Unknown: Kol SimcHa
Conductor: Jean-Marc Grob
Producers: Philip Billson
Producers: Antony Pitts

: Choice of 3

With soprano Joan Rodgers.


Soprano: Joan Rodgers.

: Brian Kay's Sunday Morning

Sargent An Impression on a Windy Day BBC Philharmonic/Jerzy Maksymiuk
9.16 Telemann Concerto in D minor for Two Chalumeaux Colin Lawson and Michael Harris ,
Collegium Musicum 90. director Simon Standage
9.28 Poulenc Two Marches and an Intermezzo French National Orchestra, conductor Charles Dutoit
9.34 Proms Artist of the Week:
Louis Lortie (piano) Ravel Boléro
Helene Mercier (piano)
9.48 Barblrolli Elizabethan Suite
BBC Philharmonic/Jerzy Maksymiuk
10.00 Proms Composer of the Week: Schubert Psalm 23, D706
BBC Singers, Susan Tomes (piano), conductor Jane Glover
10.06 Bellini Oboe Concerto in E flat
Roger Lord , Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner
10.14 Madeleine Dring Moto Perpetuo; American Dance; Jig Leigh Kaplan (piano)
10.22 Klemperer Merry Waltz (Das Ziel) Philharmonia, conducted by the Composer
10.30 Ravel String Quartet in F Quartetto Italiano
11.00 Honegger Pacific 231 Toulouse Capitole Orchestra, conductor Michel Plasson
11.08 Josquin Pater Noster; Ave Maria The King's Singers
11.16 Faure Suite: Pelleas et
Melisande Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner
11.41 Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 2 in F New London Consort, director Philip Pickett
12.00 Dyson The Canterbury Pilgrims (excerpts) Soloists, London
Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Richard Hickox Producer Brian Jackson
E-MAIL: bksm@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Chalumeaux Colin Lawson
Unknown: Michael Harris
Unknown: Collegium Musicum
Director: Simon Standage
Conductor: Charles Dutoit
Piano: Louis Lortie
Piano: Helene Mercier
Singers: Susan Tomes
Conductor: Jane Glover
Unknown: Roger Lord
Unknown: St Martin
Conductor: Neville Marriner
Conductor: Madeleine Dring Moto
Piano: Leigh Kaplan
Unknown: Honegger Pacific
Conductor: Michel Plasson
Conductor: Neville Marriner
Conductor: Bach Brandenburg
Director: Philip Pickett
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Producer: Brian Jackson

: The Culture Club

Joan Bakewell with the cultural quiz. King's Lynn Festival. With guests
Stephen Bayley , Stephen Fry , Tony Palmer and Gillian Reynolds.


Unknown: Joan Bakewell
Unknown: Stephen Bayley
Unknown: Stephen Fry
Unknown: Tony Palmer
Unknown: Gillian Reynolds.

: Schubert Songbook

Gordon Stewart introduces four songs written by Schubert to the verses of the 18th-century poet Ludwig Holty.


Introduces: Gordon Stewart
Unknown: Ludwig Holty.

: Edinburgh International Festival

A concert given last Monday in the Usher Hall, introduced by Kirsteen McCue in conversation with Sir
Charles Mackerras.
Alfred Brendel (piano),
Scottish Chamber Orchestra, conductor Charles Mackerras
Mozart Symphony No 39 in E flat, K543; Piano Concerto No 20 in D minor, K466; Symphony No 40 in G minor, K550; Piano Concerto No 24 in C minor, K491; Symphony No 41 in C, K551 (Jupiter) See also tomorrow 7pm


Introduced By: Kirsteen McCue
Unknown: Charles MacKerras.
Piano: Alfred Brendel
Conductor: Charles MacKerras

: Opera to Order

Patrick O'Connor presents the seventh of eight programmes featuring requests from the world of opera. ADDRESS: Opera to Order, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA PHONE: (0171) [number removed]FAX: (0171) [number removed]
E-MAIL: radio3.opera.to.order@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Patrick O'Connor

: Schubert

Violin Sonata in A minor, D385
Mayumi Seiler , Caroline Palmer (piano)


Unknown: Mayumi Seiler
Piano: Caroline Palmer

: Sunday Feature: The Sound of Musicke

A violinist scrapes his bow against a string; a nightclub singer whispers into her microphone; a baby cries for its mother's milk; a double-decker bus passes outside and the window panes dance. John Drinkwater reduces the sonic universe to its elemental vibrations and follows their journey to the inner ear and beyond to the seat of human consciousness.
Producer Antony Pitts WEB SITE: http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/current/TSoM


Unknown: John Drinkwater
Producer: Antony Pitts

: English Partsongs

Paul Spicer introduces the last of four programmes exploring a century of English partsongs.
Finzi Singers, conductor Paul Spicer
Britten The Evening Primrose; The
Ballad of Green Broom (Flower Songs) Tippett The Windhover: The Source Judith Bingham The Past Is a Strange Land


Introduces: Paul Spicer
Conductor: Paul Spicer
Unknown: Judith Bingham

: Proms News

Repeated from yesterday 9am

: BBC Proms 97

Britten's settings of Rimbaud's poetry continue the Proms survey of his vocal music at the Royal Albert Hall and mark the return of the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra and director Esa-Pekka Salonen. Salonen, a leading interpreter of 20th-century music, introduces a new work and conducts two reworkings of symphonic form.
Dawn Upshaw (soprano), Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen
Anders Hillborg Liquid Marble
Sibelius Symphony No 3
8.10 Turning Point
Michael Oliver argues that Britten's song cycle Les Illuminations marked a watershed in his creative life. Repeat
8.30 Britten Les Illuminations
Stravinsky Symphony in Three Movements
Repeated Wednesday 2pm


Director and conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen.
Talk: Michael Oliver

: Sunday Play: The Libertine

By Stephen Jeffreys.
1675: London is a hothouse of gossip and intrigue, and at the centre of it all is John Wilmot , Earl of Rochester. poet, wit and Restoration hero. with Marcia Warren. Kim Wall. Keith Drinkel. Richard Pearce , Colleen Prendergast. Gavin Muir , Chris Scott and loan Meredith Director Claire Grove Repeat


Unknown: Stephen Jeffreys.
Unknown: John Wilmot
Unknown: Marcia Warren.
Unknown: Kim Wall.
Unknown: Keith Drinkel.
Unknown: Richard Pearce
Unknown: Colleen Prendergast.
Unknown: Gavin Muir
Unknown: Chris Scott
Unknown: Loan Meredith
Director: Claire Grove
Rochester: Bill Nighy
Charles II: James Laurenson
Elizabeth Barry: Emma Chambers
Elizabeth Malet: Adjoa Andoh

: The Town Sang and Danced

The last of four programmes from the Llangollen International Eisteddfod. Fiona Talkington looks at the future of the traditions of the visiting musicians.
Producer Lyndon Jones


Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Producer: Lyndon Jones

: The BBC Orchestras

BBC Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Gianluigi Gelmetti ,
Ann McKay and Betty Olivero (speakers) Castiglionl Inverno Inver (first UK performance)
Gelmetti Algos
Sergio Rendlne Passacaglia Betty Olivero Tenuot


Conductor: Gianluigi Gelmetti
Conductor: Ann McKay
Conductor: Betty Olivero
Unknown: Gelmetti Algos
Unknown: Sergio Rendlne Passacaglia
Unknown: Betty Olivero Tenuot

: Through the Night

With David Cornet.
1.00 Berlioz Romeo and Juliet Olga Borodina (mezzo), Nikolai Gassiev (tenor), Sergei Alexashkin (bass), Marinsky Theatre Chorus and Orchestra/Valery Gergiev
2.45 Schubert March in G. D928 (Kindermarsch); Introduction, Variations and Finale, 0968a: German Dance in G. D618: Rondo in D, D608 Caroline Clemmow and Anthony Goldstone (pianos)
3.20 Music from the early rounds of the 25th Marguerite Long/Jacques Thibaud Violin Competition, plus a performance by the overall winner of Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No 2 and Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto in D. Radio France PO/Marek Janowski
5.00 Sequence


Unknown: David Cornet.
Unknown: Olga Borodina
Tenor: Nikolai Gassiev
Tenor: Sergei Alexashkin

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