With Edward Seckerson.
Bach Trio Sonata in C, BWV529 Marie-Claire Alain (organ)
6.14 Strauss Die Gottin im Putzzimmer
BBC Singers, conductor Stephen Cleobury
7.00 Schubert Impromptu in A flat, D899 No 4 Artur Rubinstein (piano)
7.30Schoenberg Verklarte Nacht Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
8.35 John Adams This Is Prophetic (Nixon in China) Trudy Ellen Craney (soprano), Orchestra of St Luke's, conductor Edo de Waart
8.50 Alma Mahler Midsummer Night; With You I Am Safe Angelika Kirchschlager (soprano), Helmut Deutsch (piano)
With Andrew McGregor , who plays some of this month's newest releases.
9.30 Building a Library Jonathan Swain recommends a version of Schubert's
Symphony No 9 in C (Great).
10.00 Jan Smaczny reviews new releases of chamber music, including Beethoven string quartets from the Emerson and Hagen quartets, Mozart and Weber clarinet quintets from Emma Johnson , Mozart string quintets from the Locrian Ensemble and clarinet sonatas by Brahms and Hans Gal.
10.35 An interview with clarinettist Michael Collins , who talks about his career as a recording artist, including his forthcoming release of Beethoven's Violin Concerto, arranged for clarinet by Mikhail Pletnev.
11.30 Radio 3's Disc of the Week:
Haydn Piano Concerto in D, H XVIII 11 Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, director Leif Ove Andsnes (piano)
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Michael Berkeley 's guest today is Karen Armstrong , a former Roman Catholic nun who left her order in 1969 for a career as a teacher and writer. She is considered one of the foremost commentators on religious affairs in Britain and the USA, and her books include A History of God, A History of Jerusalem and the recently published The Battle for God, a study of religious fundamentalism. Her musical choices include an excerpt from the Koran, a Gregorian chant, instrumental pieces by Bach, Beethoven and Mozart, and a song by Bob Dylan.
Executive producer Wendy Thompson Repeated tomorrow 6.30pm
Another chance to hear last Monday's concert from the Wigmore Hall, London. Presented by Stephanie Hughes. Guarneri Quartet
Haydn String Quartet in D, Op 20 No 4 Bartok String Quartet No 2 (R)
Humphrey Carpenter introduces listeners' requests, including:
Benjamin Cooke Epitaph on a Dormouse Pro Cantione Antiqua , director Mark Brown Shostakovich Violin Concerto No 1
Maxim Vengerov ,
LSO, conductor Mstislav Rostropovich
Mozart A Musical Dice Game, K516f Erik Smith and Neville Marriner (harpsichords) Producer Christina Pritchard. ADDRESS: Listeners' Choice. BBC Birmingham. B5 7QQ. PHONE: [number removed] E-MAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
This week Claire Martin talks to Latin pianist Danilo Perez , who mixes his virtuosity with a broad musical mind. Producer Keith Loxam
With Geoffrey Smith.
Producer Felix Carey. ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio3, Broadcasting House, London, W1A4WW FAX: [number removed]
The first of a new four-part series in which Alyn Shipton explores John Coltrane 's extraordinary album Ascension. Cut exactly 35 years ago, this anguished free improvisation was a turning point in the great saxophonist's career. Several of Coltrane's friends and colleagues help retrace the steps leading to the album, including Jimmy Heath , Tommy Flanagan and Archie Shepp. Producer TerryCarter
Mozart Fantasia in C minor, K4 75; Piano Sonata in C minor, K457 (R)
Live from the Bavarian State Opera in Munich, Jonathan Miller 's new production of Bellini's last opera. Written for Paris in the last year of his short life, The Puritans is a classic tale of love strongerthan the divisions of war, as the Roundheads - the Puritans of the title - move towards victory over the Cavaliers during the English Civil War.
Bavarian State Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Marcello Viotti Parti
8.10 Interval: High Wire Drama
Graeme Kay examines the art of coloratura in conversation with soprano June Anderson , historian Philip Gossett and singer and record specialist Norman White.
8.25 Part 2
Lord Arthur Talbot:
Sir Richard Forth:
Sir George Walton:
Sir Bruno Robertson:
Lord Gaultier Walton:
Queen Henrietta of France:
Rinaldo Alessandrini and Jukka Tiensuu play Italian harpsichord music spanning three centuries.
A series in which John Drummond looks at orchestral provision in Britain.
3: Coveringthe Country. Today he looks at the valuable contribution made by regional orchestras and the problems they face, in conversation with four people closely involved with their management and programming over the years -
David Richardson , Edward Smith , John Summers and Hugh MacDonald. Producer Martin Cotton
Mark Russell and Robert Sandall present a unique mix of musical styles and influences. Producer Felix Carey
lain Ballamy's Food and Farmer's Market Jez Nelson introduces an Anglo-Norwegian double bill featuring saxophonist lain
Ballamy's Food plus Norway's Farmer's Market. Food 2000 is a new commission for lain Ballamy's quartet by the international Bath Festival and the Arts Council of England. Both concerts were given in Bath last week.
Producers Steve Shepherd and Kathryn Willgress
With Susan Sharpe. Poulenc Deux Marches et un Intermède Prokofiev Violin Concerto No 1 Paganini Caprice No 13 in B flat minor Chausson Symphony in B flat Ravel Bolero
2.30 Szymanowski Six Kurpian Songs 3.00 Turina Rapsodia Sinfonica 3.10 lbert Trio
3.25 Couperin Les Fastes de la Grande et Ancienne Menestrandise 3.35 Albicastro
Motet: Coetestes Angelici Chori3.55 Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 1 in F, BWV1046
4.15 Schumann Marchenerzahlungen , Op 132 4.35 Goldmark Overture: Im Fruhling
4.55 Anti Sonninen A Song of Happiness
5.05 Abel Trio in F 5.15 Cavalli Salve Regina
5.25 Busoni Finnish Folk Song Arrangements
5.35 Schubert Du Bist die Ruh; An die Musik
5.45 Brenton Broadstock Festive Overture