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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
Stamitz Trio in G, Op 14 No 1 Sonatori Ensemble
6.40 Britten Simple Symphony
ECO, conducted by the Composer
7.00 Ravel Introduction and Allegro Ensemble Wien-Berlin
7.45 Liszt Fantasia on a Theme from
Beethoven's "Ruin of Athens" Louis Lortie
(piano), Hague Residentie Orchestra, conductor George Pehlivanian
8.00 Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 4 in G, BWV1049 La Stravaganza , director Siegbert Rampe
8.45 Prokofiev The Battle on the Ice
(Alexander Nevsky ) Chicago Symphony Orchestra, conductor Fritz Reiner

Contributors

Unknown: Liszt Fantasia
Piano: Louis Lortie
Conductor: George Pehlivanian
Conductor: Bach Brandenburg
Unknown: La Stravaganza
Director: Siegbert Rampe
Unknown: Alexander Nevsky
Conductor: Fritz Reiner

: Composer of the Week: Lord Berners

With Donald Macleod.
Chorale Prelude on "In DulciJubilo Fragments Psychologiques Peter Lawson (piano)
Le Carosse de Saint-Sacrement (excerpt)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Nicholas Cleobury
Three English Songs Felicity Lott (soprano), Peter Lawson (piano)
Les Sirènes (excerpts)
Miriam Blennerhassett (contralto), RTE
Sinfonietta, conductor David Lloyd-Jones

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Piano: Peter Lawson
Conductor: Nicholas Cleobury
Soprano: Felicity Lott
Piano: Peter Lawson
Contralto: Miriam Blennerhassett
Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones
Viceroy of Peru: Ian Caddy (baritone)
Viceroy's Secretary: Alexander Oliver (tenor)
La Perichole: Cynthia Buchan (soprano)

: Work in Progress

Patrick Barlow , the actor, writer and founder of the National Theatre of Brent, talks about his latest project.

Contributors

Unknown: Patrick Barlow

: Masterworks

With Stephanie Hughes.
Rossini Largo al Factotum (The Barber of Seville) TitoGobbi (baritone), Royal Philharmonic, conductor Alberto Erede
10.11 Haydn Symphony No 102 in B flat LPO, conductor Eugen Jochum
10.37 Verdi Simon Boccanegra (Act 1, Scene 2) Victoria de los Angeles (soprano), Tito Gobbi (baritone),
Rome Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Gabriele Santini
10.59 Bartok Music for Strings,
Percussion andCelesta Chicago Symphony Orchestra, conductor Fritz Reiner

Contributors

Unknown: Stephanie Hughes.
Conductor: Alberto Erede
Conductor: Eugen Jochum
Conductor: Verdi Simon Boccanegra
Soprano: Tito Gobbi
Conductor: Gabriele Santini
Conductor: Bartok Music
Conductor: Fritz Reiner

: Morning Performance Shakespeare In Music

3: Tragic Heroes. Christopher Cook continues his survey of musical responses to Shakespeare's plays. Strauss Macbeth
BBC PO, conductor VassilySinaisky
Massenet Scene Finale: Macbeth (Suite No 3: Scenes Dramatiques)
BBCNOW, conductor Christian Gansch Thomas To Be or Not to Be (Hamlet)
Christopher Maltman (baritone), BBC
Concert Orchestra, conductor Nicholas Kok Berlioz La Mort d 'Ophelie; Hamlet 's
Funeral March (Tristia) BBC Singers, BBC
Concert Orchestra, conductor Nicholas Kok Verdi Willow Song; Ave Maria (Otello)
Catrin Wyn-Davies (soprano), BBCNOW, conductor Christian Gansch
Dvorak Otello BBC Philharmonic, conductor VassilySinaisky

Contributors

Unknown: Christopher Cook
Conductor: Christian Gansch
Baritone: Christopher Maltman
Conductor: Nicholas Kok
Conductor: Berlioz La Mort
Soprano: Catrin Wyn-Davies

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Chris de Souza introduces the third concert in the week-long series from London's
Temple Church. Today Red Byrdjoin forces with Norwegian vocal group Trio Medieval fora programme which mixes the 14th-century Messe de Tournai with music by Leonin, Cage, Ivan Moody and Barry Guy.

Contributors

Introduces: Chris de Souza
Unknown: Ivan Moody
Unknown: Barry Guy.

: The BBC Orchestras

Ulster Orchestra
Sullivan Overture di Ballo Conductor John Lubbock
Mozart Ballet Music (Idomeneo)
Stravinsky Concerto in E flat (Dumbarton Oaks) Conductor Howard Shelley
Schumann Cello Concerto in A minor Paul Watkins , conductor Nicholas Braithwaite Sibelius Incidental Music: Pelleas and Melisande Conductor Howard Shelley Beethoven Symphony No 2 in D Conductor Nicholas Braithwaite See also 8.40pm

Contributors

Conductor: Howard Shelley
Conductor: Paul Watkins
Conductor: Nicholas Braithwaite
Conductor: Nicholas Braithwaite

: Choral Evensong

From St Bride's Church, Fleet Street, London. Introit: 0 Vos Omnes (
Pablo Casals ). Responses (Ayleward). Psalm 55 (Goss). First Lesson: Numbers 21, w4-9. Office Hymn: My Faith Looks Up to Thee (Olivet). Canticles: Andrews in D.
Second Lesson: John 1, wl6-end.
Anthem: Remember, 0 Lord, What Is Come upon Us (Walmisley). Hymn: Rock of Ages (Petra). Organ Voluntary: Fantasia in C minor, BWV562 (Bach). Director of music Robert Jones. Organist Matthew Morley.

Contributors

Unknown: Pablo Casals
Organist: Robert Jones.
Organist: Matthew Morley.

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty 's guests today include the clarinettist Emma Johnson. Music includes at 5.45 Vivaldi's Violin Concerto in E flat, RV253 (La Tempesta di Mare), played by the Academy of Ancient Music and Andrew Manze (violin); at 6.00 Vaughan Williams 's Overture: The Wasps played by the LPO under Vernon Handley ; and at 6.40
Poulenc's FourPenitential Motets sung by the Sixteen under Harry Christophers.

Contributors

Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Clarinettist: Emma Johnson.
Clarinettist: Andrew Manze
Unknown: Vaughan Williams
Unknown: Vernon Handley
Unknown: Harry Christophers.

: Performance on 3

From the Wessex Hall in Poole, Dorset, the Bournemouth SO is joined by a brilliant young violinist and a much respected maestro trom eastern turope.
Hilary Hahn (violin), Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, conductor MarekJanowski Britten Passacaglia (Peter Grimes ) Shostakovich Violin Concerto No 1
8.2C Twenty Minutes: Anatomy of a Speech 2: Snakespeare's portrayal of Shylock is discussed through his plea for revenge. See also 9.30pm
8.40 Beethoven Symphony No 6 in F (Pastoral)

Contributors

Violin: Hilary Hahn
Unknown: Peter Grimes

: Night Waves

Philip Dodd talks to Frank Kermode , one of the most distinguished literary critics of our time, whose new book Shakespeare's Language draws on a lifetime's study of tl- dramatist and his audiences. Plus a discussion on the film adaptation of American Psycho, and another selection of at ts sites on the internet.

Contributors

Talks: Philip Dodd
Unknown: Frank Kermode

: Late Junction

With Verity Sharp , including ...in the Still Hours by Philip Cashian played by the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group under
Stefan Asbury. Plus a scene from the Kuroghliepic from Khorassan in present-day Iran.

Contributors

Unknown: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Philip Cashian
Unknown: Stefan Asbury.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. Purcell Chaconne
(Dioclesian) 12.10 Britten Four Sea
Interludes (Peter Grimes ) 12.25 Bruhns
Cantata: Wohl Dem , Derden Herren Furchtet
12.30 Mozart Trio in E flat, K498 (Kegelstatt)
12.50 Merikanto Improvisation, Op 76 No 3
1.00 Britten Symphonic Suite: Gloriana
1.25 Britten, arr Bedford Suite: Death in Venice 2.00 Bach Partfta in Dminor, BWV1004
2.25 Mozart Flute Quartet in A, K2982.40 Fanny Mendelssohn Warum Sind Denn die Rosen So Blass?; Der Vorwurf; Erwin; Bitte; Schwanenlied2.50 Musorgsky, orch Ravel Pictures at an Exhibition 3.20 Liszt
Harmonies du Soir3.30 Van Rossum
Violin Concerto No 13.45 Andrea Gabrieli
Martin Menoit (Chanson avec Diminutions)
3.50 Martinu Four Madrigals 4.00 Respighi Ancient Airs and Dances: Suite No 24.20
Marco Facoli Pass "e Mezzo Moderno 4.30
Mozart, arr Danzi Duos from "DieZauberdote
4.45 Mendelssohn Overture: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage 5.00 Chopin Ballade No 2 in F, Op 38 5.10 Locke Fantazie ; Suite in minor5.25 Praetorius Meine Seele Erhebt den Herren (Puericinium) 5.35 Handel Sonata in C, Op 1 No 7 5.50 Kuuia South Ostrobothnian Dances Nos 1-5

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Peter Grimes
Unknown: Wohl Dem
Unknown: Derden Herren Furchtet
Unknown: Mozart Trio
Unknown: Bach Partfta
Violin: Van Rossum
Unknown: Andrea Gabrieli
Unknown: Martin Menoit
Unknown: Marco Facoli Pass
Unknown: Danzi Duos
Unknown: Locke Fantazie








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