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: Morning on 3

With Fiona Talkington.
Monteverdi Magnificat (Vespers, 1610) Taverner Consort , Choir and Players, director Andrew Parrott
6.40 Hoist Hammersmith Members of the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, conductor David Lloyd-Jones
7.00 Handel Suite No 2 in F, HWV427 Keith Jarrett (piano)
7.35 Haydn String Quartet in E flat, Op 33 No 2 (Joke) The Lindsays
8.00 Mozart Serenade in Eflat, K375 Netherlands Wind Ensemble
8.35Falla The Three-Cornered Hat (Suites land2) RPO, conductor Artur Rodzinski

Contributors

Unknown: Fiona Talkington.
Unknown: Taverner Consort
Director: Andrew Parrott
Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones
Piano: Keith Jarrett
Unknown: Mozart Serenade
Conductor: Artur Rodzinski

: CD Review

With Andrew McGregor , who plays some of this month's newest releases.

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew McGregor

: Building a Library Lucie Skeaping

recommends a version of Handel's Music for the Royal Fireworks.

: William Mival

reviews new releases of orchestral music, including Mozart's Piano Concertos played by Alfred Brendel under Charles Mackerras, Mozart's Overtures performed by the Dresden Staatskapelle under Colin Davis, Mozart's Hornbone Concertos with Christian Lindberg playing an instrument, half-horn and half-trombone, under Jean-Jacques Kantorow, and Vanhal and Cannabich symphonies played by the Nicolaus
Esterhazy Sinfonia under Uwe Grodd.

Contributors

Played By: Alfred Brendel
Unknown: Charles MacKerras
Unknown: Colin Davis
Unknown: Christian Lindberg
Unknown: Jean-Jacques Kantorow
Unknown: Uwe Grodd.

: An interview with violinist Gyorgy

Pauk, whose recordings reflect his distinguished career as both a soloist and as a chamber music player with pianist
Peter Frankl and cellist Ralph Kirshbaum.

Contributors

Pianist: Peter Frankl
Unknown: Ralph Kirshbaum.

: Radio 3's Disc of the Week:

Boccherinl Stabat Mater The King's Consort, conductor Robert King Producers Clive Portbury and Andrew Lyle
WEB SITE: www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview E-MAIL: [address removed]
DISC DETAILS: call the Radio 3 Information Line on [number removed]300 or consult CEEFAX, BBC1. page 651

Contributors

Unknown: Boccherinl Stabat Mater
Conductor: Robert King
Producers: Clive Portbury
Producers: Andrew Lyle

: Private Passions

Michael Berkeley 's guest today is the art critic and historian Robin Simon. An enthusiastic opera lover, his musical choices include excerpts from operas by Verdi, Mozart, Purcell, Rossini and Puccini, plus a vintage recording of Chopin's piano music and a motet by Byrd. He also pays tribute to his Welsh origins with some male-voice choral music from the Welsh valleys.
Executive producer Wendy Thompson Repeated tomorrow 6.30pm

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Robin Simon.
Producer: Wendy Thompson

: The Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another chance to hear Monday's recital in the BBC Wigmore Hall Lunchtime Concert series. Presented by Stephanie Hughes. Trio Fontenay
Haydn Piano Trio in D, H XV24
Schubert Piano Trio No 1 in B flat, D898(R)

Contributors

Presented By: Stephanie Hughes.

: Listeners' Choice

With Humphrey Carpenter , including:
Poulenc Gloria Frangoise Pollet (soprano), Radio France Choir, French National Orchestra, conductor Charles Dutoit Arnold Suite: Sweeney Todd Royal
Philharmonic, conductor Vernon Handley Gershwin Second Rhapsody Los Angeles Philharmonic, conductor Michael Tilson-Thomas (piano) Producer Steve Portnoi. ADDRESS: Listener's Choice. BBC Birmingham. B5 7QQ. PHONE: [number removed] E-MAIL: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Humphrey Carpenter
Conductor: Charles Dutoit
Unknown: Sweeney Todd Royal
Conductor: Vernon Handley
Conductor: Michael Tilson-Thomas
Producer: Steve Portnoi.

: Best of 3

Michael White selects some of the highlights from the past week on Radio 3. Producer Kirsten Smith

Contributors

Unknown: Michael White
Producer: Kirsten Smith

: Jazz Record Requests

Geoffrey Smith presents listeners' requests forjazz favourites.
Producer Felix Carey. ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio 3. Broadcasting House. London. W1A 4WW FAX: [number removed]
E-MAIL:[address removed]
SOUNDING THE CENTURY

Contributors

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith
Producer: Felix Carey.

: Jazz Century

Russell Davies presents a 52-part history of jazz. 45: Fusion and Funk. To the alarm of purists, some jazz men sought to reinvigorate their music by tooking to the worlds of rock and dance music for inspiration. Others attempted a fusion between oriental traditions and jazz. Producer Phil Speight

Contributors

Unknown: Russell Davies
Producer: Phil Speight

: Music for Organ

Thomas Trotter plays a recital of Victorian and Edwardian music on the large organ of Eton College Chapel, now splendidly restored to its turn-of-the-century condition. Stanford Fantasia and Toccata
Widor Symphony No 8 (2nd and 3rd mvts) Elgar, arr Lemare Chanson de Matin;
Pomp and Circumstance March No 1 in D
DYLAN THOMAS WEEKEND

Contributors

Unknown: Thomas Trotter
Unknown: Dylan Thomas

: Dylan Thomas

As an introduction to this evening's concert, Paul Ferris , Dylan Thomas 's biographer, discusses the life of the poet and, in particular, four poems which inspired the composer John Corigliano 's choral symphony performed tonight. DYLAN THOMAS WEEKEND

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Ferris
Unknown: Dylan Thomas
Unknown: John Corigliano

: Performance on 3

Live from the Royal Festival Hall, London.
John Corigliano is one of America's leading composers, with a whole gamut of works to his credit. In this choral symphony he sets four poems by the Welsh poet
Dylan Thomas , who died in 1953 aged just 39 years: Fern Hill , Poem in October, Poem on His Birthdayand Author's Prologue. Corigliano says that Dylan Thomas 's poetry has been a constant companion throughout many years, and this Trilogy took 40 years to complete.
Patrick Burrows (treble),
Christopher Ventris (tenor), William Dazeley (baritone), BBC Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Leonard Slatkin
Corigliano A Dylan Thomas Trilogy (first European performance)
Brian Kay on Dylan Thomas : page 56

Contributors

Unknown: Dylan Thomas
Unknown: Fern Hill
Unknown: Dylan Thomas
Unknown: Patrick Burrows
Tenor: Christopher Ventris
Tenor: William Dazeley
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
Unknown: Brian Kay
Unknown: Dylan Thomas

: Bach and Messiaen

Angela Hewitt (piano)
Bach Preludes and Fugues: No 17 in A flat; No 18 in G sharp minor; No 19 in A; No 20 in A minor (Well- Tempered Clavier, Book 1) Messiaen Preludes: La Colombe ;
Le Nombre Leger; Instants Défunts; Les Sons Impalpables du Reve;
Plainte Calme; Un Reflet dans le Vent (R)

Contributors

Piano: Angela Hewitt
Piano: Bach Preludes
Unknown: La Colombe

: Sounding the Century Lectures

Patrick Wright introduces a lecture given by the outspoken and controversial writer and political analyst Christopher Hitchens. Producer Abigail Appleton

Contributors

Introduces: Patrick Wright
Unknown: Christopher Hitchens.
Producer: Abigail Appleton

: Mixing It

Robert Sandall and Mark Russell present a unique mix of musical styles and influences. Producer Philip Tagney

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Sandall
Unknown: Mark Russell
Producer: Philip Tagney

: Jazz on 3

Jez Nelson introduces a session from virtuoso clarinettist Peter Whyman and his trio. Whyman is joined by Huw Warren
(piano) and Peter Fairclough (drums), who contribute compositions to a performance which combines intricate arrangements with free improvisation. Plus the mothly roundup of new CDs. Producer Steve Shepherd

Contributors

Introduces: Jez Nelson
Clarinettist: Peter Whyman
Piano: Huw Warren
Piano: Peter Fairclough
Producer: Steve Shepherd

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe. 1.00 A recital of Strauss lieder. 2.05Crusell Bassoon
Concertino in B flat 2.25 Handel Suite No 1 in F, HWV348 (Water Music) 3.00 Anon Columbus at the Court of Ferdinand and Isabella 3.35 Frescobaldl Messa della
Domenica 3.45 Groneman Concerto in G for solo flute, two flutes, viola and continuo
3.55 Lutoslawski Symphony No 2
4.25 Chopin Piano Sonata No 3 in B minor, Op 585.00 Anthon van den Horst La Nuit
5.05 Bach Partita in D minor, BWV1004
5.30 Kraus Sinfonie in D
5.50 Schumann Toccata in C, Op 7

Contributors

Unknown: Susan Sharpe.








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