With Edward Seckerson. Telemann Concerto Grosso in G (Polish)
English Concert, director Trevor Pinnock
6.30 Mozart String Quartet in G, K387 Amadeus Quartet
7.00 Andrew Ford Coventry Carol Adelaide Chamber Singers, director Carl Crossin
7.30 Finzi Eclogue
Howard Shelley (piano), City of London Sinfonia, conductor Richard Hickox
8.00 Vaughan Williams Overture: The Wasps London Philharmonic, conductor Vernon Handley
8.50 Praetorius In DulciJubilo
Gabrieli Consort and Players, director Paul McCreesh
With Andrew McGregor , who plays some of this month's newest releases.
9.30 Building a Library David Huckvale recommends a version of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker.
10.35 David Owen Norris reviews a new recording of Chopin songs by mezzo Urszula Kryger and pianist
Charles Spencer , and new releases of Chopin's piano music played by Jean-Yves Thibaudet , Ricardo Castro , Maurizio Pollini and Krystian Zimerman.
11.00 An interview with American countertenor David Daniels , who caught the imagination in this country with his performances in Handel's Theodora at
Glyndebourne and also, more recently, in Rinaldo.
11.30 Radio 3's Disc of the Week:
Pandolfl Violin Sonatas
Andrew Manze (violin),
Richard Egarr (harpsichord)
Producers Clive Portbury and Andrew Lyle
WEB SITE: www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview E-MAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
DISC DETAILS: call the Radio 3 Information Line on [number removed] or consult CEEFAX, BBC1, page 651
In past years, Michael Berkeley has encountered some extraordinary characters on Private Passions -the venerable Viennese percussionist and gambler Manfred Sturmer , the cocaine-smuggling operatic impresario Lady Pilar Woffington , and the homophobic conductor Sir Jimmy Disperin. In today's special session, he meets Don Maguire , an American performance artist and erstwhile colleague of Andy Warhol , whose musical choices include pieces by Copland, Ives, Philip Glass and John Cage - and the theme tune from Bonanza.
Repeated tomorrow 6.30pm
Another chance to hear Monday's recital from the Wigmore Hall, London.
Mikhail Rudy (piano)
Prokofiev Prelude (Ten Pieces, Op 12);
Visions Fugitives, Op 22 (excerpts); Pieces from Romeo and Juliet, Op 75
Musorgsky Pictures at an Exhibition (R)
With Humphrey Carpenter , including: Britten A Shepherd's Carol The Hoist Singers, conductor Stephen Layton
Bach Canonic Variations on "Vom Himmel Hoch f Da Komm Ich Her", BWV769 Marie-Claire Alain (organ)
Khachaturian Suite: Masquerade Scottish National Orchestra, conductor Neeme Jarvi
ADDRESS: Listeners' Choice, BBC Birmingham, B5 7QQ. PHONE: [number removed]
From the Chapel of King's College,
Cambridge. A complete broadcast of the service heard yesterday five on Radio 4. Full order of service: page 46
With Geoffrey Smith.
ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests. BBC Radio 3. Broadcasting House. London, W1A4WW FAX: [number removed]
E-MAIL: jazz. record. email@example.com
SOUNDING THE CENTURY
Russell Davies presents the final instalment of his history of jazz.
Can the jazz idiom avoid becoming the Viennese waltz, or even the Gilbert and Sullivan, of the year 2099?
Live from the Met: Le Nozze dl Figaro Mozart's Figaro, inspired by Beaumarchais's revolutionary comedy, is an opera teeming with intrigue, balanced by charm and high spirits in what Stendhal described as "a sublime mixture of wit and melancholy, which has no equal".
Chorus and Orchestra of the New York
Metropolitan Opera/Edo de Waart Actl
7.20 Wonderful Town
In another conversation with key figures of the New York music scene, Miles Ward goes behind the scenes at the Met.
7.45 Act 2
8.35The Met Opera Quiz
Martin Berheimer puts listeners' questions to Joan Dornemann , Stuart Hamilton and Francis Rizzo.
9.05 Acts 3 and 4 BROADCAST GUIDE: For a free copy of the Met Broadcast Guide call the BBC Information Line on [number removed]
de Niese (soprano)
An aural kaleidoscope, in 13 beak-sized chunks, evoking the blackbird -one of our most familiar and best loved birds, with one of the most beautiful songs in the world. Producer David Gallagher
Two late Romantic orchestral works with an ornithological connection. Sibelius The Swan of Tuonela
Gothenburg SO, conductor Neeme Jarvi
Resplghl The Nightingale (Suite: The Birds) LSO, conductor Antal Dorati
With Jez Nelson. Tonight's programme presents an opportunity to hear a selection of some of the besttracks from the last year. Featuring music from Wayne Shorter , Django Bates , David S Ware , Joe Lovano , Mike Westbrook and lain Ballamy. Producer Steve Shepherd
With Susan Sharpe. 1.00 Bach Concerto in C for two harpsichords, BWV1061 Haydn Symphony No 30 in C (Alleluja)
Genin Le Carnaval de Venise Vivaldi Gloria in D, RV5892.20 Mozart Concert Aria: "Non Piu, Tutto Ascoltai. ... Non Temer Amato Bene", K4902.30 Beethoven Piano Concerto No 4 in G3.15 Marais
Suite No 2 in G (Pieces a Une et Deux Violes) 3.55 Dohnanyl Symphonic
Minutes, Op 364.20 Rlmsky-Korsakov Trombone Concerto in B flat 4.35
Gullmant Symphony No 1 in D minor for organ and orchestra, Op 24 5.10 Soliva Ove MiAggiro (Act 2, Scene 3, La Testa di Bronzo) 5.20 Ross Edwards Five Carols from Quem Quaeritis 5.50 Sigismund Thalberg Variations on "Home Sweet Home"