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: Mozart

Four Minuets in D, K601 5.10
Strauss An den Baum Daphne 5.30
Sibelius Pohjola 's Daughter 5.50 Richard Rodgers , orch Robert Russell Bennett Victory at Sea


Unknown: Sibelius Pohjola
Unknown: Richard Rodgers
Unknown: Robert Russell Bennett

: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
6.10 Lotti PurDicesti , 0 Bocca Bella Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo), Gyorgy Fischer (piano)
6.40 Haydn Symphony No 39 in G minor Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, conductor Franz Bruggen
7.10 Nielsen Symphonic Rhapsody Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
7.30 Smetana Three Poetic Polkas, Op 8 Andras Schiff (piano)
8.00 Hoist Overture: Walt Whitman
Munich Symphony Orchestra, conductor Douglas Bostock
8.35 Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in D minor
Isabelle van Keulen , Nieuw Sinfonietta Amsterdam, conductor Lev Markiz


Unknown: Lotti Purdicesti
Unknown: Bocca Bella
Unknown: Cecilia Bartoli
Piano: Gyorgy Fischer
Conductor: Franz Bruggen
Conductor: Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Piano: Andras Schiff
Conductor: Douglas Bostock
Unknown: Isabelle van Keulen
Conductor: Lev Markiz

: Composer of the Week: Palestrina

Donald Macleod concludes his week of programmes on Palestrina with a look at the composer's family relationships and business interests, and how he cultivated important patrons.
Motet: Pueri Hebraeorum
Regensburg Cathedral Choir, conductor Theobald Schrems
Missa 0 Rex Gloriae
Westminster Cathedral Choir, conductor James O'Donnell


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: James O'Donnell

: Work in Progress

The actress and director Janet Suzman discusses her new production of The Cherry Orchard.


Director: Janet Suzman

: Masterworks

With Stephanie Hughes.
Tchaikovsky Polonaise (Eugene Onegin ) New York Philharmonic, conductor Leonard Bernstein
10.12 Handel L 'Angue Offeso (Julius Caesar ) Fritz Wunderlich (tenor), Munich Philharmonic, conductor Ferdinand Leitner
10.17 Moeran String Quartet No 1 Vanbrugh Quartet
10.39 Mozart Konstanze , Dich Wiederzu Sehen (Die Entfuhrungaus dem Serail) Fritz Wunderlich (tenor),
Berlin Symphony Orchestra, conductor Berislav Klobucar
10.44 Mozart Dies Bildnis 1st Bezaubernd
Sermon (The Magic Flute) Fritz Wunderlich (tenor),
Berlin PO, conductor Karl Bohm
10.51 Beethoven Piano Concerto No 5 in E flat (Emperor)
Australian Chamber Orchestra, director Stephen Kovacevich (piano)


Unknown: Stephanie Hughes.
Unknown: Tchaikovsky Polonaise
Unknown: Eugene Onegin
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
Unknown: Julius Caesar
Tenor: Fritz Wunderlich
Conductor: Ferdinand Leitner
Unknown: Mozart Konstanze
Unknown: Dich Wiederzu
Tenor: Fritz Wunderlich
Conductor: Berislav Klobucar
Tenor: Fritz Wunderlich
Conductor: Karl Bohm
Piano: Stephen Kovacevich

: Morning Performance

Artist in Focus: Imogen Cooper Humphrey Burton 's week of five programmes in conversation with Imogen Cooper concludes with a rousing performance of one of the pianist's favourite concertos.
Bach French Suite No 5 in G, BWV816 Schubert Schwanengesang (excerpt) With Wolfgang Holzmair (baritone)
Mozart Trio in E flat for piano, clarinet and viola, K498 (Kegelstatt)
With Michael Collins (clarinet), Tabea Zimmermann (viola)
Schumann Piano Concerto in A minor
With the BBCSO, conductor Andrew Davis


Unknown: Imogen Cooper
Unknown: Humphrey Burton
Unknown: Imogen Cooper
Baritone: Wolfgang Holzmair
Baritone: Mozart Trio
Clarinet: Michael Collins
Viola: Tabea Zimmermann
Conductor: Andrew Davis

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Northern Lights
A concert given at St George's, Bristol, last October-the first in a series of eight recitals featuring the music of the Scandinavian and Baltic regions. Duke Quartet
Arvo Part Summa
Erkkl-Sven Tuur String Quartet in Memoriam Urmas Kibuspuu
Peteris Vasks String Quartet No 2 (Sommer Gesanger)

: The BBC Orchestras

BBC Philharmonic
Haydn Symphony No 83 in G minor (The Hen) Conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
Saint-Saens Piano Concerto No 2 in G minor
CecileOusset (piano), conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
Bruckner Symphony No 4 in E flat (Romantic) (1886 version) Conductor Edward Downes


Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier
Conductor: Edward Downes

: Music Restored

Robert Hollingworth explores the wide and varied repertoire of music for multiple choirs, from the glories of the cori spezzatti of Renaissance Venice to its offshoots in Germany, Spain and the New World. Producer Anthony Sel lors


Unknown: Robert Hollingworth
Producer: Anthony Sel

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents arts news and music, including at 5.40 Haydn's
Symphony No 19 in D played by the Academy of Ancient Music under
Christopher Hogwood ; at 6.05 Dvorak's
Polonaise in E flat performed by the Prague Symphony Orchestra under Jiri Belohlavek ; and at 6.35 Frost's Oboe Concerto played by Simon Ernes with Ensemble 2000 under Tony Harrison.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Unknown: Christopher Hogwood
Unknown: Jiri Belohlavek
Played By: Simon Ernes
Unknown: Tony Harrison.

: Performance on 3

Live from St David 's Hall, Cardiff. Huw Tregelles Williams presents the fourth concert in the BBC National Orchestra of Wales's millennium series featuring 20 masterpieces by composers of the 20th century.
Rolf Hind (piano), conductor Mark Wigglesworth Bernstein Overture: Candide
Copland Quiet City
Bartok Piano Concerto No 3
8.15 Twenty Minutes: George Orwell
In the last of three programmes this week writer, historian and Eastern Europe specialist Timothy Garton Ash makes a selection of readings from Orwell's work.
8.35 Sibelius Symphony No 2
Roger Wright. controller Radio 3. and David Murray. director of BBC NOW will answer questions in a discussion, webcast live. following this concert on: www.bbc.co.uk/radio3.E-mailsyourquestionsto: radio3@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: St David
Unknown: Tregelles Williams
Piano: Rolf Hind
Conductor: Mark Wigglesworth
Unknown: George Orwell
Unknown: Timothy Garton Ash
Unknown: Roger Wright.
Unknown: David Murray.

: Night Waves

For over 40 years the Swiss photographer Jean Mohr has travelled the world recording the lives of the marginalised and dispossessed. Paul Allen talks to Mohr and his longstanding collaborator
John Berger about these images from The Edge of the World. And do the original bohemians still have an influence on the idea of what it is to be an artist?


Unknown: Jean Mohr
Talks: Paul Allen
Unknown: John Berger

: Hear and Now

Verity Sharp presents highlights from the Young Artist of 2000 New Year series by the Park Lane Group. Including performances of work by the featured composer Colin Matthews , as well as a wide range of new pieces from some of Britain's most promising composers of the next generation. Producer Peter Thresh


Unknown: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Colin Matthews
Producer: Peter Thresh

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. 12.05am
Anon Queen Elisabeth and Her Master Mariners Raleigh, Drake and Gilbert 12.25Sanz Spanish Suite 12.35 Turina Danzas
Fantasticas 1.00 Purcell Dido and Aeneas Jennifer Lane (mezzo), Russel Braun
(baritone), Ann Monoyios, Shari Saunders and Meredith Hall (sopranos), Benjamin Butterfield (tenor) 2.00 Schumann
Symphony No 2 in C 2.40 Grainger Hill Song No 12.55 CPE Bach Quartet in D, Wq943.20 Beethoven Concerto in C,0p
564.00 Vivaldi Sonata in C, RV779 4.10 Vignery Violin Sonata 4.50 Arnold Little Suite No 1 5.20 Telemann Flute Concerto in D 5.30 Mozart Nehmt Meinen Dank, Ihr Holden Gonner, K383 5.35 Madetoja Symphonic Suite


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Anon Queen Elisabeth

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