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: Morning on 3

With Edward Seckerson.
Glazunov Elegy in G minor, Op 44 Nobuko Imai (viola), Roland Pontinen (piano)
6.30 Weber Clarinet Quintet in B flat, Op 34 Vienna Chamber Ensemble
7.00 Debussy Study in Compound Arpeggios (12 Studies) Maurizio Pollini (piano)
7.35 Shostakovich Concerto for piano, trumpet and strings Mikhail Rudy (piano), Ole Edvard Antonsen (trumpet), Berlin Philharmonic, conductor MarissJansons
8.00 Handel The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (Solomon) London Horn Sound
8.30 Tchaikovsky Swan Lake (Final Scene) LSO, conductor Michael Tilson Thomas

Contributors

Unknown: Edward Seckerson.
Viola: Nobuko Imai
Viola: Roland Pontinen
Piano: Maurizio Pollini
Piano: Mikhail Rudy
Piano: Ole Edvard Antonsen
Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas

: Brian Kay's Sunday Morning

Vivaldi Concerto in B minor for four violins, RV580 Soloists of Australia, conductor Ronald Thomas
9.15 Grainger English Dance
BBCPO, conductor Richard Hickox
9.25 Malcolm Williamson Procession of Palms The Mastersingers,
Darius Battiwalla (organ), conductor Alan Simmons
9.40 Chaminade Flute Concertino
Susan Milne , City of London Sinfonia/Richard Hickox
9.55Gossec Symphony in D London Mozart Players, conductor Matthias Bamert
10.10 Joseph Horovitz Diversions on a Familiar Theme Gervase de Peyer (clarinet), Gwenneth Prior(piano)
10.15 Berners Incidental Music:
Nicholas Nickleby RLPO , conductor Barry Wordsworth
10.30 Bach Closing Chorus; Sinfonia
(Cantata No 208: Was Mir Behagt, 1st Nur die Muntre Jagd) (Hunt) Soloists, Parley of Instruments, conductor Roy Goodman
10.45 Carlos Chavez Sinfonia India New
World SO, conductor Michael Tilson Thomas
11.00 Reicha Wind Quintet in E flat, Op 88 No 2 Academia Wind Quintet of Prague
11.30 Pergolesi Stabat Mater (excerpts) Soloists, the King's Consort/Robert King
11.55 Tavener The Protecting Veil (1st mvt) Yo-Yo Ma (cello), Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, conductor David Zinman Producer Fiona Shelmerdine

Contributors

Conductor: Ronald Thomas
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Conductor: Malcolm Williamson Procession
Unknown: Darius Battiwalla
Conductor: Alan Simmons
Unknown: Susan Milne
Conductor: Matthias Bamert
Conductor: Joseph Horovitz
Conductor: Nicholas Nickleby Rlpo
Conductor: Barry Wordsworth
Conductor: Roy Goodman
Conductor: Carlos Chavez
Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas
Unknown: Pergolesi Stabat Mater
Conductor: David Zinman
Producer: Fiona Shelmerdine

: Music Matters

Ivan Hewett debates whether amateur music-making in this country is valued and explores the extraordinary world of sound art, as a major exhibition opens at London's Hayward Gallery. Producer Jessica Isaacs

Contributors

Unknown: Ivan Hewett
Producer: Jessica Isaacs

: A Meditation on the Passion of Christ

A special service given last month in the Chapel of St John's College, Cambridge. Hymn: Ride On! Ride On in Majesty
(descant Robinson). Reading: The Coming (RS Thomas). Gospel: Mark 14, w32-50 (Plainsong). Emendemus in Melius (Byrd). 0 Saviourof the World (Howells). Almighty God, the Fountain of All Wisdom (Tomkins). 0 Sacred Head Sore Wounded. Reading: Job 30, wl3-23. Gospel: Matthew 27, wll-26 (Plainsong). In Monte Oliveti ; Tristis EstAnima Mea; EcceVidemus Eum (Rubbra). Hymn: When I Surveythe Wondrous Cross (descant Guest). Reading: Black Grain from "The Garden of Slender Trust" (Christiana Whitehead ). Gospel: John 19, wl6-42 (Plainsong). Jesu, Grant Me This, I Pray (Robinson). Agnus Dei (Barber). Organ
Voluntary: Chorale Prelude on "0 Mensch, Bewein' Dein' Sunde Gross", BWV622 (Bach). Director of music Christopher Robinson. Organist Robert Houssart.

Contributors

Unknown: Monte Oliveti
Unknown: Christiana Whitehead
Organist: Christopher Robinson.
Organist: Robert Houssart.

: BBC Legends

Sviatoslav Richter. Today Simon Heighes focuses on recordings made by the Russian pianist Sviatoslav Richter.
Schubert Moment Musical in C, D 780 No 1 (Royal Festival Hall, 1979)
Schumann Bilderaus Osten , Op 66
(piano duet with Benjamin Britten , 1966) Debussy Preludes, Book 1 (Royal Festival Hall, 1961) Producer Edwina Wolstencroft
Sviatoslav Richter is featured in the BBC Legends series, available now from music outlets

Contributors

Unknown: Sviatoslav Richter.
Unknown: Simon Heighes
Pianist: Sviatoslav Richter.
Unknown: Schumann Bilderaus Osten
Unknown: Benjamin Britten
Producer: Edwina Wolstencroft
Producer: Sviatoslav Richter

: Discovering Music

Stephen Johnson unlocks the secrets of Walton's Symphony No 1 with the help of musical examples from the BBC National Orchestra of Wales under Brad Cohen. See also tomorrow 2pm. Producer Kerry Chapman

Contributors

Unknown: Stephen Johnson
Unknown: Brad Cohen.
Producer: Kerry Chapman

: Bach Year

Jonathan Swain explores Bach's St Matthew Passion through recordings from the 1940s to the present day. Legendary interpretations include Otto Klemperer 's monolithic 1961 recording, Nikolaus Harnoncourt 's ground-breaking 1971 version and an extraordinary performance conducted by Vaughan Williams at the end of his life. Producer Michael Surcombe

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain
Unknown: Otto Klemperer
Unknown: Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Conducted By: Vaughan Williams
Producer: Michael Surcombe

: Sunday Feature: The Romantic Road

A Journey through the Literatures of Europe A new monthly ten-part series in which
Julian Evans travels through modern-day Europe exploring the literary connections that spread from countryto country. 1: SpainToday he explores Spain and Don Quixote by Cervantes, considered bymanyto be the first modern novel. Contributors include author
Camilo Jose Cela, Eduardo Mendoza , Javier Marias , Carmen Martin Gaite. Rosa Regas and Antonio Munoz Molina. Producer Richard Bannerman
Programme of the Week: page 119

Contributors

Unknown: Julian Evans
Unknown: Don Quixote
Unknown: Camilo Jose
Unknown: Eduardo Mendoza
Unknown: Javier Marias
Unknown: Carmen Martin Gaite.
Unknown: Rosa Regas
Unknown: Antonio Munoz Molina.
Producer: Richard Bannerman

: Private Passions

Rptd from yesterday 12 noon

: Sunday Play: Hedda Gabler

By Henrik Ibsen , translated and adapted for radio by Helen Cooper. Hedda is so exasperated with her acceptance of a narrow bourgeois marriage that she makes a drastic decision about her life.
Music composed by Julie Cooper and performed by Julie Cooper and Justin Pearson. Director Eoin 0' Callaghan (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Henrik Ibsen
Unknown: Helen Cooper.
Composed By: Julie Cooper
Unknown: Julie Cooper
Unknown: Justin Pearson.
Hedda: Harriet Walter
Judge Brack: Corin Redgrave
Tesman: Nicholas Farrell
Lovberg: Michael Feast
Mrs Elvstead: Julie Legrand
Julia Tesman: Jill Balcon
Bertha: Merelina Kendall

: Pas de Quatre

Kjell Baekkelund and Robert Levin play
Grieg's Norwegian Dances in their original piano duet versions.

Contributors

Unknown: Kjell Baekkelund
Unknown: Robert Levin

: Choirworks

Paul Guinery and his guest Lewis Foreman explore the choral works of George Dyson. Magnificat Choir of St Catharine's College, Cambridge, conductor Owen Rees
In Honour of the City; The Wife of Bath; The Poor Parson of a Town (The Canterbury Pilgrims) Yvonne Kenny (soprano),
London Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Richard Hickox
St Paul 's Journey to Melita BBC Singers, BBC Concert Orchestra/Simon Joly
The Blacksmith Royal College of Music
Chamber Choir, David Nettle and Richard Markham (pianos), RPO/David Willcocks

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Guinery
Unknown: Lewis Foreman
Unknown: George Dyson.
Conductor: Owen Rees
Soprano: Yvonne Kenny
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Conductor: St Paul
Unknown: David Nettle
Pianos: Richard Markham

: Blue Skies

Georgina Ferry continues her series exploring scientific developments in a cultural context. 3: Models and MovementProducer Deborah Cohen

Contributors

Unknown: Georgina Ferry
Producer: Deborah Cohen

: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Conductor Rumon Gamba
Silvina Milstein A Media Luz Stuart MacRae Sinfonia

Contributors

Conductor: Rumon Gamba
Conductor: Silvina Milstein
Unknown: Luz Stuart MacRae

: Sorrel Quartet

Shostakovich String Quartet No 9 (R)

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. 1.00 A recital of music by Bach, Brahms and Bruckner.
2.15 Mozart String Quartet in B flat, K458 (Hunt) 2.50 Kodaly, arr Goldstone Dances of Galanta 3.05 Sari To the Memory of Bartok3.20 Janacek The Wolf's Trail; Piano Sonata 1 X1905 3.40 Uszt Fantasy on "Szozat "3.50 Mahler Symphony No 1
4.50 Machaut P/ourez Dames; Sans
Coeur Do/ens; Dis et Sept Cinq (Le Voir Dit)
5.05 Tartini Sonata No 6 (Sento lo Mare); Movimento Isolato 5.15 Milhaud La
Création du Monde 5.35 Plazzolla Las
Cuatro Estanciones Portenas

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Goldstone Dances
Unknown: Movimento Isolato
Unknown: Cuatro Estanciones Portenas








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