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: Morning on 3

With Edward Seckerson , including:
Rachmaninov Prelude in D, Op 23 No 4 Peter Donohoe (piano)
6.35 Beethoven Violin Sonata in A, Op 30 No David Oistrakh , Lev Oborin (piano)
7.10 Bach Three-Part Invention in D minor, BWV790 Glenn Gould (piano)
7.35 Mozart Piano Sonata in A minor, K310 Murray Perahia
8.20 John Williams Born on the Fourth of July Boston Pops Orchesta, conducted by the Composer
8.40 Wagner Die Walkure (excerpt) Birgit Nilsson (soprano),
Hans Hotter (bass-baritone),
Vienna Philharmonic, conductor Georg Solti


Unknown: Edward Seckerson
Piano: Peter Donohoe
Unknown: David Oistrakh
Piano: Lev Oborin
Piano: Glenn Gould
Unknown: Murray Perahia
Unknown: John Williams Bom
Soprano: Birgit Nilsson
Bass-Baritone: Hans Hotter
Conductor: Georg Solti

: Brian Kay's Sunday Morning

Herald Overture: Zampa
BBCPO, conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
9.20 Debussy, orch Biisser Petite Suite Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Geoffrey Simon
9.35 Paganini, arr Runswick Moses Fantasy Gary Karr (double bass), London Double Bass Sound, conductor Geoffrey Simon
9.55 Haydn Trumpet Concerto in E flat Mark Bennett , English Concert, conductor Trevor Pinnock
10.10 William Lloyd Webber Air and Variations Anthony Pay (clarinet), Ian Brown (piano)
10.15 Weber, orch Berlioz Invitation to the Dance LSO, conductor Charles Mackerras
10.30 Bach Cantata No 54: Wiederstehe dochderSunde Andreas Scholl
(countertenor), Orchestra of Collegium Vocale, director Philippe Herreweghe
10.40 Ravel Tzigane
Karin Adam (violin), Doris Adam (piano)
10.50 J Strauss (son) Overture: The Gypsy Baron Vienna PO, conductor Carlos Kleiber
11.05 Dvorak String Serenade in E, Op 22 ECO, conductor Charles Mackerras
12.00 Michael Torke Green (Color Music) Baltimore SO, conductor David Zinman Producer Sarah Devonald


Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier
Conductor: Geoffrey Simon
Unknown: Runswick Moses
Unknown: Fantasy Gary Karr
Conductor: Geoffrey Simon
Unknown: Mark Bennett
Conductor: Trevor Pinnock
Piano: Ian Brown
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Unknown: Andreas Scholl
Director: Philippe Herreweghe
Director: Ravel Tzigane
Violin: Karin Adam
Violin: Doris Adam
Conductor: Carlos Kleiber
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Conductor: Michael Torke Green
Conductor: David Zinman
Producer: Sarah Devonald

: Music Matters

In the week that the UK's largest arts complex reveals its redevelopment masterplan Ivan Hewett looks at the implications forthe South Bank Centre.
Plus a discussion on whetherthe classical music magazine market can support the imminent launch of yet anothertitle. Producer Jessica Isaacs


Unknown: Ivan Hewett
Producer: Jessica Isaacs

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Kirsteen McCue introduces a recital given earlier this month in the Queen's Hall,
Edinburgh, featuring works from the piano duet repertoire and Bartok's dazzling show-piece for two pianos and percussion. Peter Donohoe and Martin Roscoe
(pianos), Colin Currie and Julian Warburton (percussion)
Stravinsky Sonata for two pianos
Rachmaninov Suite No 2 for two pianos, Op 17
Dvorak Four Slavonic Dances
Bartok Sonata for two pianos and percussion


Introduces: Kirsteen McCue
Unknown: Peter Donohoe
Pianos: Martin Roscoe
Pianos: Colin Currie
Pianos: Julian Warburton

: Vintage Years with David Mellor

1: David Mellor introduces recordings of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra under the baton of William Mengelberg and talks to his successor, conductor Riccardo Chailly. Bach Kommt IhrTochterfSt Matthew
Passion) With the Amsterdam Toonkunst Choir and Zanglust Boys' Choir
Mahler Symphony No 4 (1st mvt)
Beethoven Symphony No 9 in D minor
(Choral) (Finale, excerpt) With To van der Sluys (soprano), Suze Luger (contralto), Louis van Tulder (tenor), WillemRavelli
(baritone), Amsterdam Toonkunst Choir and Royal Oratorio Society
Strauss Ein Heldenleben (excerpt) With
Ferdinand Helman (violin) Producer Nick Morgan


Introduces: David Mellor
Unknown: William Mengelberg
Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
Soprano: Suze Luger
Tenor: Louis van Tulder
Violin: Ferdinand Helman
Producer: Nick Morgan

: Discovering Music

Chris De Souza unlocks the secrets of Rachmaninov's Symphonic Dances with the help of examples from the BBC National Orchestra of Wales under Brad Cohen. Producer Gautam Rangarajan


Unknown: Chris de Souza
Unknown: Brad Cohen.
Producer: Gautam Rangarajan

: Bach Year

Bach on Record. Jonathan Swain surveys the recorded history of the 48 preludes and fugues of The Well-Tempered Clavier. Producer Lindsay Kemp


Unknown: Jonathan Swain
Producer: Lindsay Kemp

: Sunday Feature: The Long Walk to Freedom

Justin Cartwright returns to his homeland in post-apartheid South Africa to present a personal view of how artists, musicians and writers - including Nadine Gordimer are bridging the cultural divide and engagingwith social and political issues underthe new regime. Producer Rebecca Stratford


Unknown: Justin Cartwright
Unknown: Nadine Gordimer
Producer: Rebecca Stratford

: Private Passions

Rptd from yesterday 12 noon

: Sunday Play: Stanley

By Pam Gems. With his two disastrous marriages, Stanley Spencer , the exuberant visionary of 20th-century British art, lived a life tinged with tragedy and farce.
Director Janet Whitaker


Unknown: Pam Gems.
Unknown: Stanley Spencer
Director: Janet Whitaker
Stanley: Michael Maloney
Patricia Preece: Cheryl Campbell
Hilda Carline: Susan Wooldridge
Dorothy Hepworth: Rowena Cooper
Mrs Carline: Janet Henfrey
Henry Lamb: Jonathan Cake
Gwen Raverat: Abigail McKem
Dudley Tooth: John Rowe
Augustus John: Gavin Muir
Elsie: Alison Pettitt
Nurse: Beth Chalmers

: Variations on a Theme of Weber

Weber Variations on an Original Theme, Op 9 Christine Croshaw (piano)
Taffanel Fantasia on Themes from
Weber's "DerFreischutz"
Sharon Bezaly (flute), Ervin Nagy (piano)


Piano: Christine Croshaw
Flute: Sharon Bezaly
Flute: Ervin Nagy

: Choirworks

The Sixteen. Paul Guinery is joined by Harry Christophers , founder and conductor of the Sixteen, in a profile of one ofthe most versatile chamber choirs of recent years.
John Sheppard Haec Dies; In Manus Tuas Domine Philippe de Monte Super Flumina Babylonis
Diogo Dias Melgas
Salve Regina Britten The Ballad of Little Musgrave and Lady Bernard With Stephen Westrop (piano) Poulenc Sécheresses With the BBCPO
Martin Songs of Ariel
John Browne
Salve Regina Handel Let the Bright Seraphim (Samson) With Lynne Dawson (soprano) and the Symphony of Harmony and Invention Producer Paul Hindmarsh


Unknown: Paul Guinery
Unknown: Harry Christophers
Unknown: Manus Tuas
Unknown: Domine Philippe de Monte
Unknown: Diogo Dias Melgas
Unknown: Little Musgrave
Unknown: Lady Bernard
Piano: Stephen Westrop
Unknown: John Browne
Soprano: Lynne Dawson
Producer: Paul Hindmarsh

: World Music: Nights of the Goddess

Jameela Siddiqi continues her profile of music in Mumbai with an encounterwith Bollywood singer AlkaYagnit and a visit to film composers the brothers Jatin Lalit.


Unknown: Jameela Siddiqi
Unknown: Jatin Lalit.

: Beethoven and Mozart Quintets

Endellion Quartet, Bruno Giuranna (viola) Beethoven, compl Donat Prelude in D minor H40; Fugue in D, Op 137 Mozart Quintet in D, K593
Beethoven Quintet in C, Op 29 (R)


Viola: Bruno Giuranna

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. 1.00 Choral works by Messiaen, Robin Holloway and Durufle.
2.00 Vitols Romance 2.10 Blagoje Bersa Sunny Fields 2.25 Dohnanyl String Quartet No 2 in D flat, Op 15 2.55 Fritz Violin
Sonata, Op 2 No 4 3.05 Mozart Piano Concerto No 20 in D minor, K466
3.40Albicastro Trio Sonata, Op 8 No 11
3.50 Alfred Whitehead Psalm 23
4.00 Nielsen Symphony No 3 (Sinfonia
Espansiva) 4.40 Strauss Horn Concerto
No 1 in E flat Rossini Overture: The Barber of Seville 5.10 De Grigny Veni Creator, en Taille (Premier Livre d Vrgue) 5.25 Handel Suite in G, HWV350 (Water Music)
5.45 Mosonyi Festival Music


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Robin Holloway
Unknown: Blagoje Bersa
Unknown: Alfred Whitehead

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