Petroc Trelawny presents arts news and music, including at 6.10 Flnzi's song cycle Let Us Garlands Bring; after
7.00 Handel's Organ Concerto in F
(The Cuckoo and the Nightingale); and at 8.10 the Coppelia Suite by Dellbes.
With Stephanie Hughes. Stravinsky Suite No 1
St Paul Chamber Orchestra, conductor Hugh Wolff
9.06 Brahms Ruhe , Sussliebchen, im Schatten (Dir Schone Magelone) Elisabeth Schumann (soprano), Leo Rosenek (piano)
9.11 Faure Incidental music: Pelteas et Melisande Rotterdam Philharmonic, conductor David Zinman
9.32 Mozart Violin Sonata in B flat,
K545 Szymon Goldberg , Radu Lupu (piano)
9.54 Shostakovich Symphony No 1 Moscow Philharmonic, conductor Kiril Kondrashin
Joan Bakewell talks to Andreas Scholl about the renaissance of the countertenor voice in Germany.
Music includes songs by John Dowland and John Nauwach.
Five Instrument Makers
With Donald Macleod.
2: Antonio Stradivari Paganini owned no less than 11 Stradivarius instruments. On the rare occasions that they find their way into salesrooms today, they fetch fabulous prices. Music includes: Paganini Caprice No 1 Midori (violin) Veracinl Sonata Accademica in D minor, Op 2 No 12 Manfred Kraemer (violin), Skip Sempe (harpsichord), Michael Murgier (cello) Schubert String Quintet in C, D956 (3rd mvt) Vera Beths, Lisa Rautenberg, Steven Dann, Kenneth Slowik and Anner Bylsma (Stradivarius instruments) Bach Cello Suite No 3 in C, BWV1009 (Gigue) Mstislav Rostropovich Berlioz Harold in Italy (Serenade) William Primrose (viola), Boston SO, conductor Charles Munch Vlotti Violin Concerto No 22 in A minor (excerpt) Itzhak Perlman, Juilliard Orchestra, conductor Lawrence Foster Wlenlawskl Legend Maxim Vengerov (violin), Itamar Golan (piano)
With Graeme Kay.
A Tale of Four Cities
Overture: La Gazza Ladra
Ulster Orchestra, conductor John Lubbock
La Gazza Ladra (Act 2)
RAI Symphony Orchestra, conductor Gianluigi Gelmetti
Storm Scene; Oh Come il Fosco Impetuoso Nembo (La Pietra del Paragone) Justino Diaz (bass),
Jose Carreras (tenor), Clarion Concerts Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Newell Jenkins
// Turco in Italia (Act 1: Finale)
Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner
Fissore (bass Baritone)
Aldeburgh Festival 1999
Chris de Souza presents a recital by countertenor Michael Chance with Richard Campbell (viola da gamba),
Nigel North (theorbo) and Maggie Cole (harpsichord). Their programme includes Purcell's Music fora a While, a Bach prelude and fugue, an excerpt from
Monteverdi's opera L'lncoronazione di Poppea, and Handel's cantata Lungi Da Mi Pensier Tiranno.
Novak De Profundis
Conductor Libor Pesek
Beethoven Piano Concerto No 3 in C minor John Lill (piano), conductor Tadaaki Otaka
Schubert Symphony No 9 in C (Great) Conductor Vassily Sinaisky
Things That Go Bump in the Night lain Burnside presents a spine-chilling edition of Voices, with a selection of spooky songs. Repeated from yesterday 10pm
Sean Rafferty opens this year's City of London
Festival with a programme from the Great Hall of St Bartholomew's hospital. He is joined by the BBC Concert Orchestra and conductor
Barry Wordsworth , who mark the centenary of the death of waltz king Johann Strauss , and by festival artists including pianist Elena Riu , the Brodsky Quartet and American conductor Marin Alsop.
* Brian Kay 's Pick of the Week: p45
Aldeburgh Festival 1999
Chris de Souza presents a concert given by clarinettist Michael Collins and friends: Richard Watkins (horn), Robin O'Neill (bassoon), Isabelle van Keulen and Peter Brunt (violins), Diemut Poppen (viola),
Richard Lester (cello) and Dominic Seldis
(double bass). Schubert 's great octet is preceded by two contrasting and witty serenades.
Nielsen Serenata in Vano
Robin Holloway Serenade, Op 41 Schubert Octet in F, D803
Between Sleeping and Waking Reflections on the great Spanish artist Velazquez , born 400 years ago. 2: Historian Felipe Fernandez Armesto considers the glittering but politically menacing court of 17th-century
Spain through Velazquez's portraits of Philip IV and chief minister Olivares.
Conductor Grant Llewellyn , Kurt Nikkanen (violin),
David Campbell (clarinet)
John Adams Violin Concerto
Graham Fltkln Agnostic
Susan Landale plays Vieme's
Symphony No 2 in E minor on the organ of Paisley Abbey. Repeat
Bangladesh emerged as an independent country in 1971 after a bloody struggle with Pakistan. It is associated with poverty, famines, cyclones and floods, but these negative images obscure a hugely rich and diverse culture. Richard Coles visits Dhaka, one of the world's most polluted and sprawling cities, as well as the tea-growing region of the north and the tribal hill tracts of the south, meeting writers, singers, poets and academics to discuss the role of culture in a struggling young country. Producer Anthony Denselow
In his second conversation with Alyn Shipton , Jackie McLean talks about his many recordings as a band leader for the Blue Note label in its heyday in the sixties - and about his more recent work in jazz education in Hartford, Connecticut, culminating in the opening of a new arts centre earlier this year.
With Jonathan Swain.
12.05am Gershwin, transcr Grainger Love Walked In
12.10 Faure Elegie , Op 24
12.15 Clerambault Cantata: Leander and Hero
12.35 Schumann Faschingsschwank aus Wien
1.00 Tonight's recorded concert, from the BBC Young Artists series at the Wigmore Hall, London, features music for violin and piano played by Priya Mitchell and Robert Kulek. Dvorak Four Romantic Pieces
Schumann Sonata No 2 in D minor,
2.00 Glinka / Recall a Wondrous
2.05 Rimsky-Korsakov Scheherazade
2.50 Kodaly Jesus and the Traders; Norwegian Girls
3.05 Sibelius Rakastava
3.15 Schubert Impromptu in B flat, D935 No 3
3.25 Biber Scordatura Sonata
3.40 Palestrina Missa sine Nomine
3.55 Charles Mouton Lute Pieces
4.25 Ravel La Valse
4.35 Falla, arr Piatigorsky Ritual Fire Dance (El Amor Brujo)
4.40 Soler Fandango in D minor
4.50 Stravinsky Ragtime
5.00 Dvorak Song to the Moon (Rusalka)
5.05 Tartlnl, arr Kreisler Variations on a Theme by Corelli
5.10 Haydn Divertimento in E flat, HII21
5.25 Francalx Variations on a Theme by Haydn
5.40 Bizet Carmen: Suite No 2