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: Mozart Overture: The Impresario

5.10 Morawetz Overture on a Fairy Tale
5.20 Bartok Mikrokosmos (excerpts)
5.35 Couperin Treizième Concert a Deux Violes (Les Goûts Reunis)
5.45 Nicola and Anna Mattels Passages in Imitation of the Trumpet


Unknown: Bartok Mikrokosmos
Unknown: Anna Mattels

: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
Rossini String Sonata No 1 in G
6.35 Schubert Duo in A, D574
7.00 JC Bach Sinfonia Concertante in F
7.40 Saint-Saens Septet in E, Op 65
8.00 Cherubini Overture: Anacreon
8.45 Glazunov Mazurka-Oberek in D


Unknown: Glazunov Mazurka-Oberek

: Composer of the Week: Respighi

With Donald Macleod. Many of Respighi's orchestral works written for the concert hall were eventually used for ballet presentation. His typical admiration for other composers is also well represented in the ballet music.
Bach, arr Respighi Passacaglia in C minor San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, conductor Pierre Monteux
Respighi Gli Uccelli (The Birds) Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
La Boutique Fantastique (excerpt) National Philharmonic, conductor Richard Bonynge
Suite: Belkis, Queen of Sheba Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Geoffrey Simon


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Conductor: Pierre Monteux
Conductor: Respighi Gli Uccelli
Conductor: Richard Bonynge
Conductor: Geoffrey Simon

: Work in Progress

Helen Dunmore. The poet and novelist talks about her new project.


Unknown: Helen Dunmore.

: Masterworks

With Stephanie Hughes.
Debussy, orch Ravel Danse Boston SO, conductor Serge Koussevitzky
10.10 Schubert Music for Rosamunde,
D797 Cologne Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Giinter Wand
10.31 Debussy Etudes, Book 2 Maurizio Pollini (piano)
10.56 Musorgsky, orch Ravel Pictures at an Exhibition Boston Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Serge Koussevitzky


Unknown: Stephanie Hughes.
Conductor: Serge Koussevitzky
Conductor: Schubert Music
Conductor: Giinter Wand
Piano: Maurizio Pollini
Conductor: Serge Koussevitzky

: Morning Performance

A Week at the Movies
With Tommy Pearson.
5: Hollywood Part 2. The three greatest composers of Hollywood's heyday were probably Korngold, Franz Waxman and Bernard Hermann. Between them they bestrode the golden era of film-making, when each studio had its own orchestra and when stars included Errol Rynn ,
Douglas Fairbanks and Greta Garbo. Today the BBC Symphony Orchestra under Robert Ziegler play some of the great scores by these three giants, including music from films such as Sunset
Boulevard, Citizen Kane, Vertigo, A Place in the Sun and The Sea Hawk.


Unknown: Tommy Pearson.
Unknown: Franz Waxman
Unknown: Bernard Hermann.
Unknown: Errol Rynn
Unknown: Douglas Fairbanks
Unknown: Greta Garbo.
Unknown: Robert Ziegler

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Aldeburgh Festival 1999
Countertenor Michael Chance , viola da gamba player Richard Campbell , theorbo player Nigel North and harpsichordist
Maggie Cole perform music by Purcell, including Music fora While. Plus an excerpt from Monteverdi's opera L'lncoronazione di Poppea and Handel's Cantata: Lungi da Me Pensier Tiranno. (R)


Viola: Michael Chance
Unknown: Richard Campbell
Unknown: Nigel North
Harpsichordist: Maggie Cole

: The BBC Orchestras BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Chausson Poeme de I 'Amour et de la Mer
Amanda Roocroft (soprano), conductor David Atherton
Messiaen Turangatfla-Symphonie Peter Donohoe (piano),
Cynthia Milla (ondes martenot), conductor Mark Wigglesworth


Soprano: Amanda Roocroft
Conductor: David Atherton
Conductor: Messiaen Turangatfla-Symphonie
Piano: Peter Donohoe
Piano: Cynthia Milla
Conductor: Mark Wigglesworth

: Music Restored

LucieSkeaping celebrates the tercentenary of the publication of Corelli's ground-breaking Violin Sonatas, Op 5, with violinist Andrew Manze , who also performs some of them with harpsichordist John Toll. Producer Lindsay Kemp


Violinist: Andrew Manze
Harpsichordist: John Toll.
Producer: Lindsay Kemp

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty with guests, arts news and music, including at 5.40 Parry's Lady
Radnor's Suite played by the English String Orchestra under William Boughton ; at 6.05
Handel's Oh Ruddier than the Cherry (Acis and Galatea) sung by Michael George
(bass) with The King's Consort directed by Robert King ; and at 6.40 Borodin's
Symphony No 3 in A minor played by the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic under Gennadi Rozhdestvensky.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Unknown: William Boughton
Sung By: Michael George
Directed By: Robert King
Unknown: Gennadi Rozhdestvensky.

: Performance on 3

The English Concert re-creates the atmosphere of Zimmerman's Coffee
House in Leipzig in the early 18th century with a programme of music by Bach and his contemporaries, recorded earlierthis week in the Wigmore Hall, London.
Pamela Thorby (recorder), Lisa Beznosiuk (flute), Rachel Podger (violin),
William Carter (lute), Nicholas Parle (harpsichord), English Concert, director Trevor Pinnock (harpsichord)
Telemann Suite in A minor for recorder and strings
Bach Concerto in C for two harpsichords, BWV1061; Sonata in G for violin and harpsichord, BWV1019
Weiss Le TombeausurlaMortdeMComte de Logy
Bach Orchestral Suite No 2 in 6 minor, BWV1067


Flute: Lisa Beznosiuk
Flute: Rachel Podger
Violin: William Carter
Harpsichord: Nicholas Parle
Harpsichord: Trevor Pinnock

: Louis Lortie

Louis Lortie (piano)
Ravel Le Tombeaude Couperin


Piano: Louis Lortie

: Night Waves

South African playwright Athol Fugard has worked internationally as author, director and actor, though in the past his work often met official opposition in his homeland.
Paul Allen talks to him about the changing role of theatre in South Africa and about
Johannesburg's Market Theatre revival of The Island, as it opens in London. Set in the notorious Robben Island maximum security prison, the play concerns the men and women who were incarcerated there in the fight for democracy.


Talks: Paul Allen

: Hear and Now

Sarah Walker presents a portrait edition of Danish composer Poul Ruders , including interviews with the composer himself and with other musicians who know his music well. Plus performances given in Oxford at his 50th birthday concert in October. William Purvis (horn), Rebecca Hirsch (violin), Duncan Prescott (clarinet), Rolf Hind (piano)
Poul Ruders Vox in Rama; Three Letters from an Unknown Soldier; Throne; Three Tiny Pieces for Three Great Friends; Horn Trio


Unknown: Sarah Walker
Unknown: Poul Ruders
Horn: William Purvis
Horn: Rebecca Hirsch
Violin: Duncan Prescott
Piano: Rolf Hind
Piano: Poul Ruders Vox

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
12.05am Bernstein Overture: Candide
12.10 Enescu Violin Sonata No 2 in F minor, Op 6
12.30 Lewkovitch Tre Madrigali di Torquato Tasso
12.40 Milhaud Seven Pieces for wind quintet, Op 205
1.00 Strauss Don Juan Wagner, arr Henze Gruss Seiner Treuen an Friedrich August den Geliebten bei Seiner Ruckkunft aus
England den 9.8.1844; Der Knabe und der Tannenbaum; Seven Songs from Goethe's "Faust", Op 5: Acht Franzosische Lieder Wagner Overture; Venusberg Music (Tannhauser)
2.50 Avison Concerto Grosso No 4 in A minor
3.00 Corelli La Folia in D minor, Op 5 No 12
3.15 Mozart Violin Concerto in G, K216
3.40 Raxach Imaginary Landscape
3.50 Skerl Musica Funèbre
4.00 Szymanowski Piano Sonata No 2,
Op 214.25 Jarzebski Motets: Diligam Te Domine, Cantate Domino; In Deo Speravit, in Te Domine Speravi
4.50 Bertall Sonata Prima
5.00 Kraus Symphony in C minor
5.20 Sibelius Piano Sonatina, Op 67 No 3
5.35 CPE Bach Quartet No 3 in G, Wq95
5.50 Forster Et cum Ingressus EssetJesu


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Friedrich August

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