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: Sacred and Profane

Paul Guinery with music from Provence, Wales and Norway. Anon Sibilla Provengale
Montserrat Figueras (soprano), Robert Crawfort Young (oud),
La Capella Reial de Catalunya, director Jordi Savall
7.17 Daniel Jones Cello Concerto
Timothy Hugh , BBC NOW, conductor Nicholas Cleobury
7.37 Gombert Je Prens Congie Orchestra of the Renaissance, director Richard Cheetham
7.41 Gombert Lugebat David Absalon Cambridge Taverner Choir, director Owen Rees
7.49 Gombert Je Prens Congie (2nd version) Orchestra of the Renaissance, director Richard Cheetham
7.54 Kendrick From Heav'n You Came
St Michael 's Singers, Daniel Moult (organ), conductor Paul Leddington Wright
8.00 Bach Cantata No 47: Wer Sich
Selbst Erhohet , Der Soil Erniedriget Werden Peter Jelosits (treble), Ruud van der Meer (bass), Chorus
Viennensis, Vienna Boys' Choir and Concentus Musicus , director Nikolaus Harnoncourt
8.26 Weelkes 0 Jonathan
Cambridge Taverner Choir, director Owen Rees
8.29 Grieg Holberg Suite Helsinki Strings, conductors Csaba and Geza Szilvay Producer Antony Pitts


Unknown: Paul Guinery
Soprano: Robert Crawfort Young
Director: Jordi Savall
Cello: Daniel Jones
Unknown: Timothy Hugh
Conductor: Nicholas Cleobury
Director: Richard Cheetham
Director: Owen Rees
Director: Richard Cheetham
Unknown: St Michael
Singers: Daniel Moult
Conductor: Paul Leddington Wright
Unknown: Selbst Erhohet
Unknown: Peter Jelosits
Unknown: Concentus Musicus
Director: Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Director: Owen Rees
Director: Geza Szilvay
Producer: Antony Pitts

: Choice of 3

A preview of the Radio 3 week.

: Brian Kay's Sunday Morning

From Freda Gardham School, as part of the Rye Festival in Sussex. The programme includes live music from trumpeter
Crispian Steele-Perkins , pianist David Willison and Rex Lawson , who demonstrates his player piano.
Music on CD includes:
Holst Jupiter (The Planets) Halle Orchestra , conductor James Loughran
Schubert Heidenroslein ; An die Musik; Der Musensohn Bryn Terfel (baritone),
Malcolm Martineau (piano)
Smetana From Bohemia's Woods and Fields (Ma Vlast)
RPO, conductor Malcolm Sargent
Mozart Serenade in G, K525 (Eine Kleine Nachtmusik) Orpheus CO
Vivaldi Flautino Concerto in C, RV443
Michael Copley , Academy of Ancient Music, director Christopher Hogwood Britten Sea Interludes (Peter Grimes ) BBC SO, conductor Andrew Davis Producer Brian Jackson
E-MAIL: bksm@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Freda Gardham
Pianist: Crispian Steele-Perkins
Pianist: David Willison
Pianist: Rex Lawson
Conductor: Halle Orchestra
Conductor: James Loughran
Conductor: Schubert Heidenroslein
Piano: Malcolm Martineau
Conductor: Malcolm Sargent
Conductor: Mozart Serenade
Unknown: Eine Kleine
Unknown: Michael Copley
Director: Christopher Hogwood
Unknown: Peter Grimes
Conductor: Andrew Davis
Producer: Brian Jackson

: Music Matters

Weekly music magazine presented by Ivan Hewett. This week, a new book about Diaghilev, the San
Francisco Opera House re-opens, music-making in Manchester, and the diva as an icon.
Producer Anthony Sellors Repeated tomorrow 4pm


Presented By: Ivan Hewett.
Producer: Anthony Sellors

: Schubert Songbook

A-hunting We Will Go
Gordon Stewart follows the hunt to find the occupational pleasures and hazards of this form of outdoor life as they appear in Schubert's songs. Producer Adam Gatehouse


Unknown: Gordon Stewart
Producer: Adam Gatehouse

: Sunday Concert

A concert given last year in St David 's Hall, Cardiff. Olivier Charlier (violin), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Mark Wigglesworth
Mozart Violin Concerto No 5 in A, K219 Shostakovich Symphony No 7 (Leningrad)


Unknown: St David
Conductor: Mark Wigglesworth

: Spirit of the Age

Music and Musicality. Michelene Wandor discusses Jane Austen 's use of music - both in her novels and in real life - with Jonathan Keates
and Derek McCulloch.
Producer Lindsay Kemp


Musicality: Michelene Wandor
Unknown: Jane Austen
Unknown: Jonathan Keates
Unknown: Derek McCulloch.
Producer: Lindsay Kemp

: Tales of Hoffmann

Chris de Souza introduces four concerts given at the Pittville Pump
Room in Cheltenham exploring music written or inspired by the German composer and writer ETA Hoffmann (1776-1822). 3: Dr Kreisler
Mark van de Wiel (clarinet), Susan Knight (viola), Noriko Ogawa (piano) Schumann Fantasiestucke for
Clarinet and Piano, Op 73
Bartok Hommage a R Sch for Piano (Mikrokosmos, Bk 3)
Schumann Marchenerzahlungen
Brahms Scherzo in E flat minor for
Piano, Op 4
Kurtag Hommage a R Sch
Schumann Kreisleriana for Piano


Introduces: Chris de Souza
Clarinet: Mark van De Wiel
Clarinet: Susan Knight
Viola: Noriko Ogawa
Piano: Schumann Fantasiestucke
Unknown: Schumann Marchenerzahlungen
Unknown: Brahms Scherzo
Unknown: Schumann Kreisleriana

: Sunday Feature: Intruder in the Dust

When William Faulkner became a Nobel laureate in 1949, he was both an outcast and a hero to the American Deep South. His greatest novels - The Sound and the Fury, Intruder in the Dust and Absalom,
Absalom - preyed upon the innermost values of a white society that still believed in its own supremacy. His family disowned him, yet his stance on race was ambivalent, even reactionary. In the centenary year of his birth, Diane Roberts travels to Mississippi to investigate this man of contradiction. She talks to his nephew, to the award-winning writer Fred D'Aguiar , and to Professor Henry Louis Gates about Faulkner and his literary legacy. Producer Enka Wright. See also Monday 10pm


Unknown: William Faulkner
Unknown: Diane Roberts
Unknown: Fred D'Aguiar
Unknown: Professor Henry Louis Gates
Producer: Enka Wright.

: Private Passions

Michael Berkeley 's guest this week is Felicity Lott.
Repeated from yesterday 12 noon


Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Felicity Lott.

: Sunday Play: Up Against It

Joe Orton 's unfinished screenplay, written for the Beatles in 1967 and adapted for radio by John Retcher. Orton was found dead on the very day he was to meet director Richard Lester about the making of the film. In this first production of the play, Blur's Damon Albarn provides a musical link to the original Beatles casting. Adrift in a world run by monstrous tweed-suited women shod in thick leather brogues, three men decide to start a worldwide revolution to overthrow the matriarchy. By turns funny, moving, sexual and surreal, the play celebrates the ferocity of Orton's farce, the music of the Beatles and the Summer of Love. with Allan Mitchell , Edward Halstead , Mark Webb , John Gielgud and Joe Dowling Director John Adams
* See This Week: page 6


Unknown: Joe Orton
Unknown: John Retcher.
Director: Richard Lester
Unknown: Damon Albarn
Unknown: Allan Mitchell
Unknown: Edward Halstead
Unknown: Mark Webb
Unknown: John Gielgud
Unknown: Joe Dowling
Director: John Adams
Narrator: Leo McKern
Connie: Sylvia Syms
Prime Minister: Prunella Scales
Jack Ramsay: Damon Albarn
Ian Mc Turk: Douglas Hodge
Christopher Low: Joe Fiennes
Rowena Torrence: Louise Lombard
Patricia Dromgoole: Jacinta Mulcahy
Mayor: Kenneth Cranham
Bernard Coates: David Calder
Father Brodie: Mark Lambert

: Choir Works

"If I couldn't be Rameau, there's no one I'd rather be than Mondonville," wrote Daquin after the first performance of Mondonville's Titon et I'Aurore. So successful was the premiere at the Academie Royale de Musique in January 1753 that the work was performed 35 times during the following season.
Jeremy Summerly is joined by Graham Sadler to discuss this heroic pastorale and its part in the famous dispute between advocates of French and Italian music
- the Querelles des Bouffons.
Frangoise Herr Vocal Ensemble, Les Musiciens du Louvre, conductor Marc Minkowski
Producer Kate Bolton. WEB SITE: http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/current/CW/


Unknown: Jeremy Summerly
Unknown: Graham Sadler
Conductor: Marc Minkowski
Producer: Kate Bolton.
Titon: Jean-Paul Fouchecourt
L'Aurore: Catherine Napoli
Promethee: Philippe Huttenlocher
Pales: Jennifer Smith
L'Amour: Ann Monoyios

: The Town Sang and Danced

In the last of four programmes from the Llangollen International Eisteddfod, Fiona Talkington interviews participants and examines the future of the tradition.
Postponed from 31 August


Unknown: Fiona Talkington

: Record Review

Building a Library
Roger Parker compares the available recordings of Verdi's opera La Forza del Destino and Bryce Morrison reviews new piano releases. Revised repeat from yesterday 9am


Unknown: Roger Parker
Unknown: Bryce Morrison

: Through the Night

With Donald Macleod.
1.00 Janacek Glagolitic Mass Dvorak Symphony No 8 in G
Bavarian Radio Chorus and SO/
Bohumil Kulinsky , Andrea Dankova (soprano), Lioba Barun (contralto), Jyrki Niskanen (tenor), Hans Tschammer (bass)
2.25 Eroica Trio Mendelssohn
Andante and Variations in B flat; Song without Words in D, Op 109 Anton Eberl Potpourri-en -Trio
Mendelssohn Song without Words in A flat, Op 38 No 6 Glinka Trio Pathétique in D minor
3.25 Martinu Oboe Concerto
Jana Brozkova , Prague Radio
Symphony Orchestra/Libor Pesek
3.45 Les Conversations/Blandine
Rannou (harpsichord) perform music from the archives of the Duke of Arenburgh Lully Suite: Alceste Pierre Fevrler Suites Nos 1 and 2 Andre
Campra Suite: L'Europe Galante
5.00 Sequence


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Unknown: Bohumil Kulinsky
Soprano: Andrea Dankova
Soprano: Lioba Barun
Tenor: Jyrki Niskanen
Tenor: Hans Tschammer
Unknown: Anton Eberl Potpourri-En
Unknown: Mendelssohn Song
Unknown: Jana Brozkova

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