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: Morning on 3

With Martin Handley.
Verdi Dance of the Bohemians (II Trovatore) BBC Philharmonic, conductor Edward Downes
6.30 Tartini Violin Concerto I Solisti Veneti
7.15 Prokofiev Overture on Hebrew
Themes, Op 34 Ensemble Walter Boeykens
7.35 Mozart Piano Sonata in C minor, K45 7 Alfred Brendel
8.05 Joplin, arr Perlman Pineapple Rag
Itzhak Perlman (violin), Andre Previn (piano)
8.30 Kodaly Dances from Galanta Montreal Symphony Orchestra, conductor Charles Dutoit


Unknown: Martin Handley.
Unknown: Verdi Dance
Conductor: Edward Downes
Unknown: Walter Boeykens
Unknown: Alfred Brendel
Violin: Itzhak Perlman
Violin: Andre Previn
Conductor: Charles Dutoit

: Composer of the Week: Bach

With Donald Macleod.
3: Orchestral Music and Cothen Bach 's years in the service of Prince Leopold of Anhalt-Cothen.
Concerto for three harpsichords,
BWV1064 (excerpt)Jon Koopman , Tini Mathot and Patrizia Marisaldi
(harpsichords), Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Concerto in D minor for two violins,
BWV1043 Elizabeth Wallfisch and Alison Bury (violins), Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Orchestral Suite No 4 in D, BWV1069 ECO, conductor Raymond Leppard
Brandenburg Concerto No 3 in G, BWV1 048 Tafelmusik, director Jeanne Lamon


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Unknown: Cothen Bach
Unknown: Jon Koopman
Unknown: Tini Mathot
Harpsichords: Patrizia Marisaldi
Unknown: Elizabeth Wallfisch
Violins: Alison Bury
Conductor: Raymond Leppard
Director: Jeanne Lamon

: Work in Progress

The screenwriter and director
Simon Beaufoytells how disaster struck before shootingbeganonhisnewfilm, The Darkest Light.


Director: Simon Beaufoytells

: Masterworks

Peter Hobday. Telemann Concerto in A for two scordatura violins and bass Musica Antiqua , Koln, director Reinhard Goebel (violin)
10.16 Eigar Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma) Halle Orchestra, conductor Hamilton Harty
10.43 Beethoven Cello Sonata in C, Op 102 No Mstislav Rostropovich , Sviatoslav Richter (piano)
10.58 Purcell Of Old, When Heroes Thought It Base (Yorkshire Feast Song, 1690) Michael Chance (countertenor),
John Mark Ainsley (tenor), Michael George and Stephen Richardson (basses), Choir and Orchestra of the English Concert, director Trevor Pinnock (harpsichord)


Unknown: Peter Hobday.
Bass: Musica Antiqua
Violin: Reinhard Goebel
Conductor: Hamilton Harty
Unknown: Mstislav Rostropovich
Piano: Sviatoslav Richter
Song: Michael Chance
Tenor: John Mark Ainsley
Tenor: Michael George
Tenor: Stephen Richardson
Harpsichord: Trevor Pinnock

: Morning Performance

Graeme Kay introduces performances from last year's Austrian and German chamber music festivals.
Beethoven Lieder after Goethe: Mailied,
Op 52 No 4; Wonne der Wehmut , Op 83 No 1; Sehnsucht, Op 83 No 2; Mit einem
Gemalten Band, Op 83 No 3; Neue Liebe, Neues Leben , Op 75 No 2
Olaf Bar (baritone), SemyonSkigin (piano) Schubert Symphony No 5 in B flat
Vienna Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Claudius Traunfellner
Brahms Capriccio in D minor, Op 116 No 1; Intermezzo in A, Op 118 No 2; Intermezzo in C, Op 119 No 3; Intermezzo in E flat, Op 117 No 1; Rhapsody, Op 79 No 2 Murray Perahia (piano)


Introduces: Graeme Kay
Unknown: Beethoven Lieder
Unknown: Wonne Der Wehmut
Unknown: Neues Leben
Conductor: Claudius Traunfellner
Conductor: Brahms Capriccio

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Kirsteen McCue presents a new
Wednesday early music series from
Glasgow, beginningwith a recital from a young singerwho has already made a mark on the international scene.
Robin Blaze (countertenor), Mark Levy (bass viol), Elizabeth Kenny (theorbo), Andrew Smith (organ)
Buxtehude Jubilate Domino, BuxWV64 Schenk Sonata in D minor
Schutz 0 Susser, 0 Freundlicher; OJesu, Nomen Dulce
De Visee Suite de la Grotte de Versailles
Couperin Legon de Tenebre No 1


Unknown: Kirsteen McCue
Bass: Mark Levy
Unknown: Elizabeth Kenny
Unknown: Andrew Smith

: The BBC Orchestras

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Jerzy Maksymiuk
Walton Spitfire Prelude and Fugue Macrae Boreraig
Bruch Scottish FantasyTasmin Little (violin) Elgar Symphony No 2 in E flat


Conductor: Jerzy Maksymiuk

: Choral Evensong

From Wells Cathedral with the BBC
Philharmonic Orchestra. The service features the first performance of a new setting of the Magnificat by James MacMillan. Introit: Urah, Hanevel! (Chichester Psalms) (Bernstein).
Responses (Rose). Psalms 23; 2, wl-4; 131 and 132 (Chichester Psalms)
(Bernstein). First Lesson: Isaiah 49, wl-13. Magnificat (James MacMillan ). Second Lesson: John 4, w7-26. Nunc
Dimittis (Stanford in A). Anthem: Te Deum in C (Haydn). Voluntary: Orb and Sceptre (Walton). ChoirofSt John's College, Cambridge, Choir of Wells Cathedral, conductors Christopher Robinson and James MacMillan. Organists Malcolm Archer and Rupert Gough.


Unknown: James MacMillan.
Unknown: James MacMillan
Conductors: Christopher Robinson
Organists: James MacMillan.
Organists: Malcolm Archer
Organists: Rupert Gough.

: In Tune

With Sean Rafferty. Music includes at 5.00 Shostakovich's Scherzo from his film music to Pirogov; at 5.40 Vaughan
Williams's Serenade to Music with the LPO conducted by Adrian Boult ; and at
6.40 Mozart's Horn Concerto No 3, K44 7, played by Timothy Brown and the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment under Sigiswald Kuijken.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty.
Conducted By: Adrian Boult
Played By: Timothy Brown

: Performance on 3

A concert given last month in Berlin in which one of the world's leading sopranos sang the role of Herodias in a new work by German composer Matthias Pintscher.
Christine Schafer (soprano), Stefan Dohn (horn), Berlin PO, conductor Claudio Abbado Matthias Pintscher Herodiade-Fragmente Strauss Horn Concerto No 1 in E flat, Op 11 Beethoven Symphony No 7 in


Unknown: Matthias Pintscher.
Soprano: Christine Schafer
Soprano: Stefan Dohn
Conductor: Claudio Abbado
Conductor: Matthias Pintscher

: Viderunt Omnes

Ljgtta Sneibe Viderunt Omnes fororgan solo The Composer

: Czech Contemporaries

The Czech Nonet play Martinu's Nonet (1959) and music by Vaclav Trojan.


Music By: Vaclav Trojan.

: Night Waves

Philip Dodd and guests discuss
Martin Scorsese 's new film Bringing Out the Dead. Plus a look at the cultural history of debt, as a new exhibition - In the Red-explores changing social attitudes to those in debt.


Unknown: Philip Dodd
Unknown: Martin Scorsese

: Late Junction

China and the Americas meet in music both new and traditional by John Adams , Tan Dun , Astor Piazzolla and others, introduced by Verity Sharp.


Unknown: John Adams
Unknown: Tan Dun
Unknown: Astor Piazzolla
Introduced By: Verity Sharp.

: Jazz Notes

Alyn Shipton talks to Marian McParlland.


Talks: Alyn Shipton
Unknown: Marian McParlland.

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe. 12.05am Wieniawski Violin Concerto Nol, Op 14 12.35
Beethoven Horn Sonata in F, Op 17 712.50 Debussy Gigues (Images) 1.00 Debussy Hommage a Rameau (Images) D Scarlatti Keyboard Sonatas in D minor, Kk9
(Pastorale); in B minor, Kk2 7; in A, Kk322 Bach, arr Busoni Chaconne (Partita No 2 in D minor, BWVlOCHISchumann Faschingsscchwank aus Wien, Op 26
Chopin Waltz in E flatSchreker Valse Lente
2.00 Beethoven Symphony No 6 in F (Pastoral) 2.55 Britten Sacred and Profane, Op 913.10 Franck Piano Quintet in F minor, Op 34 3.45 Kajanus Funeral
March 3.55 Grieg Symphonic Dances, Op 64 4.20 Sibelius Six Impromptus, Op 5
4.40 Gershwin Second Rhapsody 5.00
Chopin Polonaise-Fantaisie in A flat, Op 61
5.15 Larsson Pastoral Suite, Op 19 5.40
Franck Robin Gray 5.50 JCF Bach Sinfonia in D minor


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.

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