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: Sacred and Profane

With Paul Guinery. Anon Sibilla Latine
Montserrat Figueras (soprano), Alfredo Bernadini (shawm), La
Capella Reial de Catalunya, director Jordi Savall (vielle a archet)
7.22 Alessandro Piccinini Toccata
Cromatica Concerto Palatino
7.26 Joplin Euphonic Sounds - a Syncopated Novelty Joshua Rifkin (piano)
7.31 Nicolo Corradlnl La Sincopata Concerto Palatino
7.35 Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 6 in B flat II Giardino Armonico , director Giovanni Antonini
7.52 Ades Darknesse Visible
The Composer (piano)
8.00 Bach Cantata No 8: Liebster
Gott, Wenn Werd' Ich Sterben
Julianne Baird (soprano), Allan Fast (countertenor), Frank Kelley (tenor), Jan Opalach (bass), Bach Ensemble , director Joshua Rifkin
8.20 EA Hoffman Have You Been to
Jesus? Sheffield Celebration Choir, conductor Jackie Williams
8.23 Mozart Piano Concerto No 23 in A, K488 Noriko Ogawa ,
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Martyn Brabbins Producer Antony Pitts


Unknown: Paul Guinery.
Soprano: Alfredo Bernadini
Director: Jordi Savall
Unknown: Alessandro Piccinini Toccata
Unknown: Joplin Euphonic
Piano: Joshua Rifkin
Unknown: Giardino Armonico
Director: Giovanni Antonini
Director: Ades Darknesse
Unknown: Ich Sterben
Soprano: Julianne Baird
Tenor: Frank Kelley
Bass: Jan Opalach
Bass: Bach Ensemble
Director: Joshua Rifkin
Conductor: Jackie Williams
Unknown: Noriko Ogawa
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Producer: Antony Pitts

: Choice of 3

With Sandy Burnett and his guest.


Unknown: Sandy Burnett

: Brian Kay's Sunday Morning

Composer of the Week:
Clementi Overture in D Philharmonia, conductor Francesco d'Avalos
9.12 Faure Elegie , Op 24 Jacqueline du Pre (cello), Gerald Moore (piano)
9.19 Bach, orch Hoist Fugue in G, BWV577 BBC Philharmonic, conductor Jerzy Maksymiuk
9.21 Bach Cantata No 50: Nun 1st das Heil Monteverdi Choir,
English Baroque Soloists, conductor John Eliot Gardiner
9.26 Coates The Three Bears
LSO, conductor Charles Mackerras
9.43 Artist of the Week:
Palladian Ensemble
Vivaldi Concerto in F. RV100
9.51 Berlo, after Boccherlnl Ritirata Notturna di Madrid
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Jerzy Maksymiuk
9.58 Gounod Petite Symphonie in B flat Athena Ensemble
10.19 Delius Two Pieces for Cello and Orchestra Julian Lloyd Webber , Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner
10.29 Mozart Lungi le Cure (Davidde Penitente) Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo), Vienna Chamber Orchestra, conductor Gyorgy Fischer
10.42 Wagner Overture; Venusberg Music (Tannhauser)
Westminster Cathedral Choir,
New York Philharmonic/Zubin Mehta
11.08 Telemann Concerto in D
Crispian Steele-Perkins (trumpet),
Neil Black and James Brown (oboes), English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Anthony Halstead
11.20 Uebermann Gargoyles , Op 29 Stephen Hough (piano)
11.33 Elgar Romance in D
Klaus Thunnemann (bassoon),
ASMF, conductor Neville Marriner
11.39 Handel Dixit Dominus
Lynne Dawson and Lynda Russell (sopranos), Charles Brett
(countertenor), Ian Partridge (tenor), Michael George (bass),
The Sixteen Choir and Orchestra, conductor Harry Christophers Producer Brian Jackson
E-MAIL: bksm@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Faure Elegie
Piano: Gerald Moore
Conductor: Jerzy Maksymiuk
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Unknown: Boccherlnl Ritirata
Conductor: Jerzy Maksymiuk
Unknown: Julian Lloyd Webber
Conductor: Neville Marriner
Conductor: Mozart Lungi
Unknown: Cecilia Bartoli
Conductor: Gyorgy Fischer
Unknown: Neil Black
Oboes: James Brown
Conductor: Anthony Halstead
Conductor: Uebermann Gargoyles
Piano: Stephen Hough
Bassoon: Klaus Thunnemann
Conductor: Neville Marriner
Conductor: Handel Dixit Dominus
Conductor: Lynne Dawson
Sopranos: Lynda Russell
Sopranos: Charles Brett
Tenor: Ian Partridge
Bass: Michael George
Conductor: Harry Christophers
Producer: Brian Jackson

: Music Matters

A new season and a new time for the music magazine presented by Ivan Hewett. This week. a review of Jonathan Miller 's TV series for people who do not like opera; the hidden riches of Yemenese music; and a composing computer - will it ever replace the human composer?
Producer Jessica Isaacs. Rptd tomorrow 4pm


Presented By: Ivan Hewett.
Unknown: Jonathan Miller
Producer: Jessica Isaacs.

: Schubert Songbook

A Matter of Life and Death. Gordon Stewart searches out Schubert songs about living and dying. Producer Adam Gatehouse


Unknown: Gordon Stewart
Producer: Adam Gatehouse

: Sunday Concert

A concert given in May in the Suntory Hall,
Tokyo. John Lill (piano), BBC Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Andrew Davis -
Hugh Wood Variations for Orchestra (BBC commission; first performance) Prokofiev Piano Concerto No 3
Vaughan Williams Symphony No 2 (London)


Piano: Tokyo. John Lill
Conductor: Andrew Davis

: Spirit of the Age

A new season of programmes exploring musical and artistic life from the Middle Ages to the 19th century. Brahms was tempted out of retirement when he heard the playing of clarinettist Richard Muhlfeld.
George Pratt talks about the clarinet in the 19th century with Colin Lawson , who also performs
Brahms's Clarinet Sonata in F minor on a copy of Miihlfeld's clarinet. With Peter Hill (piano).
Producer Lindsay Kemp


Clarinettist: Richard Muhlfeld.
Talks: George Pratt
Unknown: Colin Lawson
Producer: Lindsay Kemp

: Tales of Hoffmann

Chris de Souza introduces four concerts of music written or inspired by ETA Hoffmann (1776-1822). 2: Fantasy Pieces
Leslie Newman (flute), Joachim Trio: Rebecca Hirsch (violin),
Caroline Dearnley (cello), John Lenehan (piano) Schumann Fantasiestucke , Op 88 Hoffmann Piano Trio in E
Reinecke Flute Sonata in E minor.
Op 167 (Undine)
Weber Trio in G minor for Flute, Cello and Piano


Introduces: Chris de Souza
Flute: Leslie Newman
Flute: Joachim Trio:
Violin: Rebecca Hirsch
Violin: Caroline Dearnley
Cello: John Lenehan
Piano: Schumann Fantasiestucke

: Sunday Feature: Steiner's Benjamin

George Steiner unravels the life and work of the great German-Jewish critic Walter Benjamin, who, chased by the Nazis across Europe, killed himself on 26 September 1940 on the Spanish border with France. He left behind some influential thoughts on modern life which had an extraordinary posthumous influence. Reader Anthony Hyde.
Producers Sarah Davies and Tim Dee


Unknown: George Steiner
Unknown: Walter Benjamin
Reader: Anthony Hyde
Producers: Sarah Davies
Producers: Tim Dee

: Private Passions

Repeated from yesterday 12 noon

: Sunday Play: Loot

By Joe Orton. Radio 3 marks the 30th anniversary of Orton's death with the first-ever radio production of his hilarious, black masterpiece.
Director Lindsay Posner


Unknown: Joe Orton.
Director: Lindsay Posner
McLeavy: Trevor Peacock
Fay: Debra Gillett
Hal: Neil Stuke
Dennis: Andy Serkis
Truscott: Timothy Spall

: Choir Works

Since the Middle Ages, France has nurtured a vibrant choral tradition frequently associated with religious institutions and the court.
Brian Wright introduces the first of three programmes exploring this distinctive repertoire, ranging from the acerbic soundworlds of medieval and contemporary music to an 18th-century comedy-ballet based on the story of Don Quixote.
11th-century anon Mass for a Martyr from Chartres Cathedral
Ensemble Gilles Binchois, director Dominique Vellard
Messiaen Trois Petites Liturgies de la Presence Divine
London Voices, London Sinfonietta
Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Terry Edwards
Du Mont Litanies de la Vierge Les Talens Lyriques, director Christophe Rousset (organ) Boismortier Don Quichotte chez la Duchesse
Le Concert Spirituel, conductor Herve Niquet Producer Kate Bolton WEB SITE: http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/current/CW/


Introduces: Brian Wright
Unknown: Don Quixote.
Conductor: Terry Edwards
Director: Christophe Rousset
Unknown: Boismortier Don Quichotte
Conductor: Herve Niquet
Producer: Kate Bolton
Don Quichotte: Stephan van Dyke
Sancho Panza: Richard Biren
Altisidore: Meredith Hall

: Some Kinda Klezmer

Simon Broughton presents the second of two programmes exploring the recorded history of Jewish klezmer music. With archive performances by Abe Schwarz , Ziggy Elman , Dave Tarras and Alex Fiedel , and contemporary interpretations by Giora Feidman , the Muzsikas and the Klezmatics.


Unknown: Simon Broughton
Unknown: Abe Schwarz
Unknown: Ziggy Elman
Unknown: Dave Tarras
Unknown: Alex Fiedel
Unknown: Giora Feidman

: Record Review

Building a Library
Revised repeat from yesterday 9am

: Through the Night

With Donald Macleod.
1.00 Mozart Die Schuldigkeit des Ersten Gebots
German SO/Lothar Zagrosek
2.35 Estonian State SO/Alexander Vedernikov, Maano Manni (violin) Szymanowski Concert Overture Heino Eller Violin Concerto
Prokoflev Symphony No 3
3.50 Hans Colober (clarinet), Stefan Metz (cello), Frank van de Laar anit' Biljana Urban (pianos) Schubert Allegro in A minor, D94 7 Brahms Clarinet Trio in A minor, Op 114
Schubert Fantasy in F minor, D940
5.00 Sequence


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Gerechtigkeit: Veronica Cangemi (soprano)
Barmherzigkeit: Susan Gritton (soprano)
Weltgeist: Janet Williams (soprano)
Christgeist: Howard Crook (tenor)
Christ: Christian Elsner (tenor)

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