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: Morning on 3

With Martin Handley.
Scriabin Piano Sonata No 4
6.50 Debussy Prelude a I'Apres-Midi d'un Faune
7.05 Wagner, arr Leslie Howard Spinning Chorus (The Flying Dutchman)
7.40 Bernstein Chichester Psalms
8.05 Mendelssohn Overture for Wind, Op 24
8.45 Prokofiev Symphony No 1 in D (Classical)


Unknown: Martin Handley.
Unknown: Leslie Howard

: Composer

of the Week:
JohannSebastian Bach
(1685-1750) With Donald Macleod.
1: Keyboard Music. Two hundred and fifty years after his death the music of Johann Sebastian Bach is still perceived as the foundation stone of Western classical music. In the first of this week's five programmes Donald Macleod explores
Bach the keyboard player and composer. Italian Concerto in F, BWV971 Trevor Pinnock (harpsichord)
English Suite No 3 in G minor, BWV808; Goldberg Variations (excerpt) Glenn Gould (piano)
Preludes and Fugues: in D; in D minor (Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1); in F; in F minor (Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2) Sviatoslav Richter (piano) Producer Kerry Chapman


Unknown: Johannsebastian Bach
Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Unknown: Johann Sebastian Bach
Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Harpsichord: Trevor Pinnock
Piano: Glenn Gould
Piano: Sviatoslav Richter
Producer: Kerry Chapman

: Work in Progress

The screenwriter and director
Simon Beaufoy prepares for his new film, The Darkest Light. Producer Fiona McLean


Director: Simon Beaufoy
Producer: Fiona McLean

: Masterworks

With Peter Hobday , featuring Purcell odes and recordings by conductor Hamilton Harty. Locke, Draghi, Weldon Music for "The Tempest" Musicians of the Globe, director Philip Pickett
10.16 Purcell Welcome to All the Pleasures (Ode for St Cecilia's Day, 1683) Soloists, Taverner Consort , Taverner Choir and Players, conductor Andrew Parrott
10.31 Berlioz Romeo Alone (Romeo and Juliet, Op 7) LPO, conductor Hamilton Harty
10.43 Smetana Macbeth and the Witches
Radoslav Kvapil (piano)
10.55 Berlioz Tristia, Op 18 (Funeral March for the last scene of "Hamlet ") LPO, conductor Hamilton Harty
11.04 Purcell Why, Why Are All the Muses Mute? Soloists, Tragicomedia, director Stephen Stubbs (archlute/theorbo) Producer Nick Morgan


Unknown: Peter Hobday
Conductor: Hamilton Harty.
Director: Philip Pickett
Soloists: Taverner Consort
Conductor: Andrew Parrott
Conductor: Hamilton Harty
Conductor: Smetana MacBeth
Piano: Radoslav Kvapil
Conductor: Hamilton Harty
Director: Stephen Stubbs
Producer: Nick Morgan

: Morning Performance

Graeme Kay presents the first of five programmes devoted to last year's Austrian and German chamber music festivals.
Brahms Deutsche VolksliederNos 1, 2and4 Juliane Banse (soprano), Olaf Bar (baritone), Helmut Deutsch (piano)
Schubert Five songs arranged for cello
Mischa Maisky (cello), Daria Hovora (piano) Haydn Piano Sonata in E flat, H XVI 49 Murray Perahia
Dvorak Piano Trio in E minor, Op 90 (Dumky) Vienna Piano Trio


Unknown: Graeme Kay
Soprano: Juliane Banse
Soprano: Olaf Bar
Piano: Helmut Deutsch
Cello: Mischa Maisky
Cello: Daria Hovora

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Stephanie Hughes introduces a song recital from the Wigmore Hall, London. Simon Keenlyside (baritone), Malcolm Martineau (piano)
Schubert An die Leier; Stemme derLiebe , D412; Fischerlied; Fischerweise; Von Mitleiden Maria ; Der Wanderer, D649;
Herbstlied; Herrn Josef Spaun , Assessor in Linz
Debussy Nuitd'Etoiles; Voiciquele
Printemps (Romance); Beau Soir; Mandoline Poulenc Le Travail du Peintre


Introduces: Stephanie Hughes
Baritone: Simon Keenlyside
Piano: Malcolm Martineau
Unknown: Stemme Derliebe
Unknown: von Mitleiden Maria
Unknown: Herrn Josef Spaun

: The BBC Orchestras

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Elgar Sospiri; Serenade
Conductor Martyn Brabbins
Holbrooke Piano Concerto Hamish Milne , conductor Martyn Brabbins Elgar Symphony No 1
Conductor Jerzy Maksymiuk


Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Conductor: Hamish Milne
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Conductor: Jerzy Maksymiuk

: Opera In Action

The literary critic Peggy Reynolds explores themes that run through some well known operas. Producer Chris Marshall


Unknown: Peggy Reynolds
Producer: Chris Marshall

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty talks to Indian soprano Patricia Rozario about her role in John Tavener 's new work, Fall and Resurrection. Music includes at 5.00 William Boyce 's Overture for the New Year played by the Hanover Band, and at 5.35 Beethoven's
Octet in E flat, Op 103, played by the Sabine MeyerWind Ensemble, see also tomorrow 7.25pm


Talks: Sean Rafferty
Soprano: Patricia Rozario
Unknown: John Tavener
Unknown: William Boyce

: Blue Peter Millennium Concert

Live from the Bridgewater Hall,
Manchester, Blue Peter presenters Konnie Huq, Simon Thomas and Matt Baker join Yan Pascal Tortelier and the BBC
Philharmonic to pull some classical favourites out of the hat.
Holst Uranus (Suite: The Planets)
Prokofiev Waltz (Cinderella, Suite No 1)
Ravel Beauty and the Beast (Suite: Mother Goose)
Falla Ritual Fire Dance (El Amor Brujo)
Tchaikovsky Dance of the Mirlitons (The Nutcracker)
Dukas The Sorcerer's Apprentice
7.20 Twenty Minutes: The White Cat Jenny Agutter reads E Nesbit's magical tale for the new year.
7.40 Daugherty Concertino for Four Bassoons (Hell's Angels)
Kabalevsky Galop (The Comedians)
Britten Midsummer Night 's Dream (excerpt) Saint-Saens Danse Macabre
Stravinsky Infernal Dance and Finale (The Firebird. 1945)


Presenter: Konnie Huq
Presenter: Simon Thomas
Presenter: Matt Baker
Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier
Musicians: BBC Philharmonic
Narrator: Jenny Agutter

: Performance on 3

Gala at Glyndebourne. A selection of operatic arias and duets in a concert given at Glyndebourne Opera House in April.
Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo), Bryn Terfel (baritone), LPO, conductor Myung-Whun Chung
Mozart Overture; Cinque Dieci ; Se a Caso Madama; Se Vuol Ballare (The Marriage of Figaro); Parto, Parto (La Clemenza di Tito) Rossini Dunque io Son (The BarberofSeville) Mozart Madamina , il Catalogo E Questo (Don Giovanni )
Haydn Al Tuo Seno Fortunato (L 'Anima del Filosofo)
Donizetti Quanto Amore (L 'Elisird'Amore)


Unknown: Cecilia Bartoli
Baritone: Bryn Terfel
Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung
Unknown: Cinque Dieci
Unknown: Rossini Dunque
Unknown: Mozart Madamina
Unknown: Don Giovanni
Unknown: Donizetti Quanto Amore

: Night Waves

Isabel Hilton talks to writer and director Mike Leigh. Through seminal films like Abigail's Party, Life Is Sweet and Secrets and Lies, Leigh has proved one of the most acute observers of modem life, but in his latest work Topsy Turvy, he's taken a new direction. Set in London of the 1880's, the film is laced with the music of Gilbert and Sullivan and explores the characters of the musical partnership.


Interviewer: Isabel Hilton
Interviewee: Mike Leigh
Producer: Jane Graham

: Late Junction

Verity Sharp introduces seasonal songs from Latvia, plus Orphic music by Monteverdi, David Land and others. Producer Lindsay Kemp


Introduces: Verity Sharp
Unknown: David Land
Producer: Lindsay Kemp

: Jazz Notes

This week Alyn Shipton talks to four New York pianists, beginning with the Gillespie sideman and MJQ creator John Lewis. Producer Terry Carter


Talks: Alyn Shipton
Unknown: John Lewis.
Producer: Terry Carter

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe. 12.05am Turina
Rapsodia Sinfonica, Op 6612.15 Noskowski The Steppes, Op 6612.40 Peire d'Alverna Dejosta, Is BreusJornae la Lonca 12.50
VlllaLobos GuitarPrelude No 1 in Eminori.00
Joaquin Piano Trio No 2 in B minor, Op 76 Schubert Piano Quintet in A, D66 7 (Trout)
1.55 Bruckner Symphony No 4 in E fIat3.00 Schumann Konzertstuch in F3.40Albicastro
Trio Sonata, Op 8 No 94.00 Mozart Oboe Concerto in C, K314 4.20 Beethoven
Fantasia in C minor. Op 804.40 Foerster
Viri Israelite 5.00 Bach Orchestral Suite No 4 in D. BIW10695.25Goldmark Overture: In the Spring 5.40 Villa-LobosIntroduction to "Choros


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.

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