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: Morning on 3

With Fiona Talkington.
Sibelius Romance forstrings
6.40 Schubert Klavierstuck in E minor, D946Nol
7.00 Palestrina Motet: SicutLiliuminter Spinas
7.30 Bach Cantata
No 32: LiebsterJesu, Mein Verlangen
8.00 Messlaen Prelude: Les Sons
Impalpables du Rêve
8.35 Mozart Symphony No 28 in C


Unknown: Fiona Talkington.
Unknown: Schubert Klavierstuck
Unknown: Mein Verlangen

: Brian Kay's Sunday Morning

Rossini Overture: William Tell La Scala
Philharmonic, conductor Riccardo Chailly
9.25 Helnlchen Concerto for two oboes
Martin Stadler and Harriet Herrle , Fiori Musicali , director Thomas Albert
9.50 Vaughan Williams The Lark
Ascending Tasmin Little (violin), BBCSO, conductor Andrew Davis
10.10 Shostakovich The Tale of the Silly Little Mouse Royal Concertgebouw
Orchestra, conductor Riccardo Chailly
10.30 Bach Cantata No 124: Meinem Jesum Lass Ich Nicht Arleen Auger
(soprano), Helen Watts (contralto), Aldo Baldin (tenor), Wolfgang Schone (bass), GachingerCantorei, Bach Collegium , Stuttgart, conductor Helmuth Rilling
10.45 Ravel Rigaudon ; Menuet; Toccata (Le Tombeau de Couperin) Cecile Ousset (piano)
11.05 Sibelius Finlandia Boston SO, conductor Colin Davis
11.20 Trad, arr Maxwell Davies
Renaissance Scottish Dances Scottish CO, conductor Peter Maxwell Davies
11.45 Elgar, orch Gordon Jacob Organ
Sonata in G Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, conductor Vernon Handley Producer Sarah Devonald


Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
Oboes: Martin Stadler
Oboes: Harriet Herrle
Unknown: Fiori Musicali
Director: Thomas Albert
Director: Vaughan Williams
Conductor: Andrew Davis
Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
Soprano: Helen Watts
Contralto: Aldo Baldin
Tenor: Wolfgang Schone
Unknown: Bach Collegium
Conductor: Helmuth Rilling
Conductor: Ravel Rigaudon
Piano: Cecile Ousset
Conductor: Colin Davis
Conductor: Peter Maxwell Davies
Conductor: Vernon Handley
Producer: Sarah Devonald

: Music Matters

New Millennium Special Edition
Ivan Hewett is joined by the conductor Charles Hazlewood , columnist Norman Lebrecht , and the Artistic Director of the London Sinfonietta Gillian Moore to reflect on the direction of music in the 21st century. Producer Jessica Isaacs


Unknown: Ivan Hewett
Conductor: Charles Hazlewood
Unknown: Norman Lebrecht
Producer: Jessica Isaacs

: The Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

A recital given by soprano Juliane Banse and pianist Andras Schiff in the Wigmore Hall last November.
Schumann Widmung; Liebeslied;
Geisternahe; Liebster, Deine Worte Stehlen; Auftrage; Stille Tranen ; Mit
Myrten und Rosen; FunfLieder der Maria Stuart ; Requiem
Kurtag Requiem fureinen Freund
Debussy Beau soir; Pierrot; Romance; Voici que le Printemps (Romance); Pantomime; Apparition
Mozart Oiseaux , Si Tous les Ans; Dans un Bois Solitaire;
DerZauberer; Als Luise die Briefe; Die Alte; Abendempfindung


Soprano: Juliane Banse
Pianist: Andras Schiff
Unknown: Deine Worte
Unknown: Stille Tranen
Unknown: Maria Stuart
Unknown: Mozart Oiseaux
Unknown: Als Luise

: The BBC Archive

Poet Elaine Feinstein explores musical manifestations of heaven and hell, including Stravinsky's A Soldier's Tale from a 1962 recording by the Delphos Ensemble. Plus the Statue Scene from Mozart's Don Giovanni and Mercury's song from Offenbach's Orpheus in the Underworld.


Presenter: Elaine Feinstein
Producer: Edwina Wolstencroft

: Discovering Music

Composer and broadcaster Anthony Payne unlocks the secrets of Berlioz's dramatic symphony Romeo and Juliet. Specially recorded examples from the BBC National Orchestra of Wales under Brad Cohen help to illuminate the textures and deconstruct the music. Producer Gautam Rangarajan
See also Performance on 3at 7.30pm on Tuesday.


Unknown: Anthony Payne
Unknown: Brad Cohen
Producer: Gautam Rangarajan

: Bach Year

In the first interview of the series with a major Bach interpreter, Christopher Cook talks to Dutch harpsichordist Gustav Leonhardt. Producer Lindsay Kemp


Talks: Christopher Cook
Harpsichordist: Gustav Leonhardt.
Producer: Lindsay Kemp

: Sunday Feature: Rhapsody of Rags -an Anatomy of Robert Burton

Kevin Jackson discusses Robert Burton's 17th-century masterpiece The Anatomy of Melancholy, one of the first treatises to address the mind and its madness in depth. With contributions from psychotherapist Adam Phillips , Burton scholars Martin Dodsworth and Jonathan Sawday , writers Alan Sillitoe and Alexander Theroux and poet laureate Andrew Motion. Plus readings by John Sessions. Producer Paul Quinn


Unknown: Kevin Jackson
Unknown: Robert Burton
Unknown: Adam Phillips
Unknown: Martin Dodsworth
Unknown: Jonathan Sawday
Unknown: Alan Sillitoe
Unknown: Alexander Theroux
Unknown: Andrew Motion
Unknown: John Sessions

: Private Passions

Rptd from yesterday 12 noon

: Sunday Play: Resident Allen

By Tim Fountain. Based on the writings of Quentin Crisp. From The Naked Civil
Servant to a grand self-exile in New York City, Quentin Crisp was one of England's strangest exports. Laughter and poignancy greeted this acclaimed stage drama, with Crisp's death in Manchesterfollowingthe first performances. Bette Bourne re-creates his powerful interpretation forthe radio. Director Mike Bradwell


Unknown: Tim Fountain.
Unknown: Quentin Crisp.
Unknown: Bette Bourne
Director: Mike Bradwell

: Igor Zhukov

Scrlabln Piano Sonata No 2, Op 19 (Sonata-Fantasia)
Chopin Piano Sonata No 2 in B flat minor, Op 35 (Funeral March)
Scriabln Piano Sonata No 3, Op 23 (R)

: Choir Works: Youth Choirs of the World

Paul Guinery and guest Ronald Corp introduce music from National Youth Choir concerts given over the past few years.

Stanford The Blue Bird Laudibus, director Michael Brewer
Schutz Psalm 84 National Youth Choir of Great Britain, conductor Michael Brewer Mendelssohn Ehre Sei Gott
Rossini O Salutaris Hostia
Pachelbel Magnificat New Zealand National Youth Choir/Karen Grylls
Kodaly Three Children's Choruses
Magnificat and Miraculum Children's Choirs, conductor Ivan Fischer
Britten New Year Carol New London Children's Choir, conductor Ronald Corp Victoria Salve Regina
De Pearsall Lay a Garland National Youth Choir of Great Britain/Michael Brewer Lukas Requiem Aeternam
David Hamilton Lux Aeterna
David Macintyre Ave Maria
Ivan Hrusovsky Rytmus New Zealand
National Youth Choir, conductor Karen Grylls
Vaughan Williams Three Shakespeare Songs Laudibus, director Michael Brewer


Unknown: Paul Guinery
Unknown: Ronald Corp
Director: Michael Brewer
Conductor: Michael Brewer
Conductor: Ivan Fischer
Conductor: Ronald Corp
Conductor: De Pearsall
Unknown: David MacIntyre
Unknown: Ivan Hrusovsky
Conductor: Karen Grylls
Director: Michael Brewer

: World Music: Children of the Clouds

In the first of four programmes devoted to the music of Morocco and western Sahara,
- Lucy Duran visits Tetouan.


Unknown: Lucy Duran

: BBC Philharmonic

Roger Marsh Stepping Out
Conducted by the Composer, Martin Roscoe (piano)


Piano: Martin Roscoe

: Fretwork

A concert given by Fretwork and soprano
Caroline King in Bangor Cathedral in 1997. Milton Fantasia in Six Parts; Praecamur Sancte Byrd 0 Lord How Vain; Fantasia in Six Parts Milton Fair Oriana ; Fantasia in Five Parts Gibbons Go from My Window Milton How Doth the Holy City Gibbons Fantasia in Six Parts; What Is Our
Life Byrd My Mistress Had a Little Dog


Soprano: Caroline King
Unknown: Milton Fantasia
Unknown: Praecamur Sancte Byrd
Unknown: Milton Fair Oriana

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe. 1.00 Copland Ballet: Billy the Kid John Adams Harmonium
2.10 Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue
2.30 Shostakovich Cello Sonata, Op 40
3.00 Szymanowski String Quartet No 1
3.25 Grieg Jesus Christ Is Risen in Heaven
3.50 Beethoven Symphony No 5 in C minor4.25 Chambonnleres Pièces de
Clavecin du Premier Livre 4.40 Albicastro
Motet: Coelestes Angelici Chori 5.10 Bach Keyboard Concerto in F minor, BWV1056
5.30 Mozart The Magic Flute (excerpts)


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: John Adams

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