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: On Air

With Andrew McGregor , including Ravel Piano Trio in A minor
Joshua Bell (violin), Stephen Isserlis (cello), Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano)
6.28 Bach Orchestral Suite No 3 in D, BWV1068
Academy of Ancient Music, director Christopher Hogwood
7.05 Harty Variations on a Dublin Air Ralph Holmes (violin), Ulster Orchestra, conductor Bryden Thomson
7.32 Debussy Suite: Children's Comer
Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (piano)
8.05 Shostakovlch Festive Overture
Columbia Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andre Koselanz
8.45 Elgar Introduction and Allegro English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Benjamin Britten

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Violin: Stephen Isserlis
Cello: Jean-Yves Thibaudet
Director: Christopher Hogwood
Conductor: Bryden Thomson
Piano: Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli
Conductor: Andre Koselanz
Conductor: Benjamin Britten

: Morning Collection

With Penny Gore.
Vivaldi Violin Concerto in A minor, Op 9 No 5
Monica Huggett (violin), Raglan Baroque Players, director Nicholas Kraemer
9.08 Bloch Poems of the Sea
Malmo Symphony Orchestra, conductor Sakari Oramo
9.21 Strauss Sonatina No 1
(From an Invalid's Workshop)
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra Discs

Contributors

Violin: Monica Huggett
Violin: Raglan Baroque
Director: Nicholas Kraemer
Conductor: Sakari Oramo

: Musical Encounters

With Stephanie Hughes. Hindemith Ragtime BBC Philharmonic, conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
10.04 Artist of the Week:
Palladian Ensemble
Bach Trio Sonata in G, BWV525
10.17 Hoist Mercury (The Planets) Anthony Goldstone and Caroline Clemmow (pianos)
10.22 Haydn Symphony No 43 in E flat (Mercury)
Tafelmusik, conductor Bruno Weil
10.47 Cyril Rootham The Stolen Child
BBC Northern Singers, Northern Sinfonia Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Richard Hickox
10.55 Ravel Le Tombeau de
Couperin Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano)
11.20 Koechlin Seven Stars'
Symphony (4th mvt: Clara Bow et la Joyeuse Californie)
German Symphony Orchestra, conductor James Judd
11.27 Leclalr Overture in G, Op 13 No
Palladian Ensemble
11.44 Blacher Variations on a Theme of Paganini
Vienna Philharmonic, conductor Georg Solti

Contributors

Unknown: Stephanie Hughes.
Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier
Unknown: Anthony Goldstone
Pianos: Caroline Clemmow
Conductor: Bruno Weil
Conductor: Cyril Rootham
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Conductor: Ravel Le Tombeau De
Piano: Couperin Jean-Yves Thibaudet
Conductor: James Judd
Conductor: Georg Solti

: Composer of the Wedc Clementi

Two piano sonatas by a composer who was often at his best in minor keys and whose music was enjoyed by Beethoven. Presented by David Byers in conversation with Malcolm Binns. Reader Anthony Finigan.
Piano Sonata in F minor, Op 13 No 6 Jos van Immerseel
Symphony No 2 in D Philharmonia, conductor Francesco d'Avalos
Piano Sonata in F sharp minor, Op 25 No 5
Jos van Immerseel
Repeated next Wednesday 11.30pm

Contributors

Presented By: David Byers
Reader: Malcolm Binns.
Reader: Anthony Finigan.
Conductor: Francesco D'Avalos

: The Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

From the Wigmore Hall,
London, the opening concert of the autumn season.
Gould Trio: Lucy Gould (violin), Martin Storey (cello),
Gretel Dowdeswell (piano)
Haydn Piano Trio in G, H XV 25 (Gypsy Rondo)
Arensky Piano Trio No 1 in D minor, Op 32
TICKETS: phone (0171) [number removed]

Contributors

Violin: Lucy Gould
Cello: Martin Storey
Piano: Gretel Dowdeswell
Piano: Haydn Piano Trio

: Midweek Choice: (0171) [number removed]

With Susan Sharpe. Ring in with your request by lunchtime for a chance to hear it today. This week's subject is Musical Greetings and Welcomes. Producer Brian Jackson Discs
WRITTEN REQUESTS:
Midweek Choice, BBC Radio 3. Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA
FAX: (0171) [number removed]
E-MAIL: midweek.choice@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Producer: Brian Jackson

: Choral Evensong

From St Patrick's Church of Ireland Cathedral, Armagh, sung by the choir of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge.
Introit: On the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin (James MacMillan - first broadcast)
Responses (Byrd)
Psalm 49 (Heather Mott ) First Lesson: Amos 9
Magnificat, tone 8 (Marc Gagliano ) Second Lesson: Mark 12, wl3-27 Nunc Dimittis (Wood in B flat)
Anthem: An Admonition to Rulers
(Mathias)
Hymn: Christ Who Knows All His Sheep (Cambridge)
Organ Voluntary: Two Preludes on Melodies from "The Genevan
Psalter" (Wood)
Director of music Geoffrey Webber. Organ scholars Andrew Arthur and Jeremy Bines.
Repeated tomorrow lam

Contributors

Unknown: James MacMillan
Unknown: Heather Mott
Unknown: Marc Gagliano
Music: Geoffrey Webber.
Unknown: Andrew Arthur
Unknown: Jeremy Bines.

: In Tune

Violinists Ida Haendel , Sarah Chang and Maxim Vengerov all make an entry into Sean Rafferty 's music library as part of his regular New
Releases slot at 7pm. Also Wilhelm Furtwangler 's historic account of Beethoven's Grosse Fuge with the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra at
6.40pm. And an interview with Petr Altrichter as he takes up his new role of principal conductor of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.

Contributors

Violinists: Ida Haendel
Violinists: Sarah Chang
Violinists: Maxim Vengerov
Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Unknown: Wilhelm Furtwangler
Unknown: Grosse Fuge
Unknown: Petr Altrichter

: Performance on 3

BBC Symphony Orchestra
A Romantic programme of two dramatic symphonic poems and Rachmaninov's much-loved second symphony.
Jean Rigby (mezzo), BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Tadaaki Otaka , Uadov The Enchanted Lake
Chausson Poeme de I' Amour et de la Mer
Rachmanlnov Symphony No 2 in E minor

Contributors

Unknown: Jean Rigby
Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka

: Postscript

The Landscapes of Man
Afive-part series examining the history of thinking about landscape. 3: The Landscape of Parks and Pleasure
Did the Victorians produce the ultimate in fine urban park design, or can contemporary designers surpass these great set-pieces and provide what people today really want?
Susan Marling takes a tour from New York's Central Park to the Pare
Citroen in Paris.
Repeat

Contributors

Unknown: Susan Marling

: Ensemble

The new series of Ensemble opens with one of Schubert's most magical quartets, played by the Takacs
Quartet. Introduced by Penny Gore . Schubert String Quartet in A minor, D804
Producer Nigel Wilkinson Repeated tomorrow 4pm

Contributors

Introduced By: Penny Gore
Producer: Nigel Wilkinson

: Night Waves

Roving across subjects and through languages, George Steiner has become one of the most respected and challenging commentators on 20th-century culture. Humphrey Carpenter talks to him about his education, his sense of identity and his writing in the light of his new book Errata: an Examined Life.
And as Radio 3 marks the anniversary of Joe Orton 's death with productions of Loot and Up against It, Humphrey Carpenter talks to writers and critics about the lasting legacy of the sixties shocker. Producer Miriam Newman

Contributors

Unknown: George Steiner
Talks: Humphrey Carpenter
Unknown: Joe Orton
Talks: Humphrey Carpenter
Producer: Miriam Newman

: Composer of the Week; Verdi

In each programme this week,
Humphrey Burton takes a different opera by Verdi and looks at it from the point of view of a different practitioner in the opera world.
Today he talks to theatre and opera director Sir Richard Eyre about the psychology of Verdi's middle-period opera La Traviata and introduces excerpts from the recording of Eyre's own production, starring Angela Gheorghiu.
Repeated from last Wednesday

Contributors

Unknown: Humphrey Burton
Director: Sir Richard Eyre
Unknown: Angela Gheorghiu.

: Jazz Notes

More from the session by Fapy Lafertin and Le Jazz. For details see yesterday

Contributors

Unknown: Fapy Lafertin

: Through the Night

With Donald Macleod.
1.00 Bavarian Radio Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Riccardo Muti , Gerhard Oppitz (piano) Brahms Piano Concerto No 1 in D minor Schumann
Symphony No 2 in C
2.35 RIAS Chamber Chorus/Marcus Creed Brahms Warum 1st das Licht
Gegeben, Op 74 No 1 Mendelssohn Riche Mich Gott, Op 78 No 2; Warum Toben die Heiden, Op 78 No 1 Reger 0 Tod, Wie Bitter Bist Du Brahms
Five Songs, Op 104 Schumann Four Songs, Op 141 Schoenberg Friede auf Erden
3.55 European Competition
Prizewinners Concert A concert given in March this year by the prizewinners of national competitions in Slovenia, Germany and the Czech Republic
5.00 Sequence

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Conductor: Riccardo Muti
Piano: Gerhard Oppitz
Unknown: Schoenberg Friede








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