Penny Gore. in C Giuliani Sonata Dieter Klocker
(clarinet), Sonjz Prunnbauer (guitar)
6.40 Handel Organ Concerto in F HWV295 (The Cuckoo and the Nightingale) Simon Preston , English Concert, director Trevor Pinnock (harpsichord)
7.05 Haydn Trio in F HXV17 7
Christian von Borries (flute), Helmut Menzler (cello), Christoph Keller (piano)
7.30 Suk Serenade forsthngorchestra, Op 6 Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
8.00 Bernstein Three Dance Episodes (On the Town) New York Philharmonic/Bernstein
8.45 Liszt Fantasia and Fugue on the Theme BACH Leslie Howard (piano)
This week Donald Macleod explores works by Ralph Vaughan Williams that were inspired by literature.
4: John Bunyan and George Herbert
The Shepherds of the Delectable Mountains Linda Kitchen (soprano), John Mark Ainsley and Adrian Thompson (tenors), Alan Opie and Bryn Terfel (baritones), Jonathan Best (bass), Corydon Singers, City of London Sinfonia, conductor Matthew Best
The Pilgrim in Prison (Pilgrim's Progress, Act 3 Scene 2) Gerald Finley (baritone), Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, conductor Richard Hickox
Five Mystical Songs Simon Keenleyside (baritone), Graham Johnson (piano)
Juliet Stevenson , currently appearing as Corinne in the Royal Court production of The Countryby Martin Crimp , describes how a role develops from first reading and beyond the first night into the actual run.
With Stephanie Hughes.
Mozart Overture: Der Schauspieldirektor Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt
10.10 Sor Thème Varie, Op 9 Andres Segovia (guitar)
10.15 Handel Italian Cantata: La Lucrezia , HWV145 Gerard Lesne (alto), I Seminario Musicale
10.33 Ponce Variations on Folies d'Espagne
10.49 Mozart Symphony No 32 in G, K318 Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Chris de Souza introduces the second instalment of the Borodin Quartet's Shostakovich and Beethoven series.
They are joined today by pianist Ludmilla Berlinskaya for a performance of Shostakovich's Piano Quintet.
Shostakovich String Quartet No 4, Op 83 Beethoven String Quartet in F, Op 18 No 1
11.55 Interval Samuel West reads from
Nicholas Crane 's book Two Degrees West, which charts his eventful walk along England's meridian.
4: Near to Cheltenham (R)
12.15pm Shostakovich Piano Quintet, Op 57
Verity Sharp presents a recital given last year at the Wigmore Hall, London, as part of the Radio 3 New Generation Artists series.
Matthew Trusler (violin), Zoe Mather (piano) Beethoven Violin Sonata in F, Op 24 (Spring) Debussy Sonata in G minor
Salnt-Saens Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso , Op 28 (R)
Hindemith Overture: Cupid and Psyche Conductor Andrew Mogrelia
Schumann Piano Concerto in A minor Freddy Kempf , conductor Warwick Stengards
Elgar Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma) Conductor Vernon Handley
(■Gotte/r/ammerL/rglConductor Jacek Kaspszyk Schumann Symphony No 3 in E flat (Rhenish) ConductorTakuo Yuasa
On the Road to Montserrat
Medieval pilgrims to Montserrat encountered a clash of two musical worlds during their vigils: sacred music inthe church and coarse dances and songs in the square outside. Lucie Skeaping introduces music from a concert given by the Ensemble Unicorn, including some of the Cantigas de Santa Mar/aand music from the Libre Vermeil. Producer Christina Pritchard
Sean Rafferty explores Paris through the eyes and ears of the composers who have lived there overthe centuries. Music includes at 5.50 Haydn's Te Deum performed by the Arnold Schoenberg Choir with Vienna Concentus Musicus conducted by Nikolaus Harnoncourt ; at
6.35 Debussy's Le Cathédrale Engloutie (an Stokowski) played by the Philadelphia Orchestra under Wolfgang Sawallisch ; and at 6.45 Chopin's Three Waltzes, Op 34, performed by Peter Jablonksi (piano).
John Eliot Gardiner 's year-long millennium Bach cantata pilgrimage comes to the church of Long Melford in Suffolk. The aim of this musical odyssey is to perform the cantatas on the liturgically appropriate days forwhich theywere composed, in the context of an imaginaryjourneythroughout Europe, which Bach himself might have undertaken.
Lisa Larsson (soprano), Claudia Schubert (contralto), Christoph Genz (tenor), Claus Hager (bass), Monteverdi Choir and Orchestra, conductor John Eliot Gardiner Bach Cantatas: No 173: Erhotes Fleisch und Blut; No 68: Also Hat Gott die Welt
Geliebt; Brandenburg Concerto No 3 in G, BWV1048; Cantata No 174: Ich Liebe den Hochsten
In a special tribute, Michael Billington traces the remarkable career of Sir John Gielgud who died last month. He shaped the future of theatre in this country, while continually reinventing himself as a leading and character actor across stage, television, radio and film. This programme moves chronologically through his career, highlighting some of his most notable roles and including contributions from friends and colleagues who knew and worked with him - such as Richard Eyre, David Hare,
Alan Bennett, Michael Pennington, Felicity Kendal, Patrick Garland, Peter Hall, Irene Worth and Paul Bailey.
9.00 The Twenties, Thirties and Forties
10.00 The Fifties and Sixties
11.00 The Seventies, Eighties and Nineties Producer Fiona McLean
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With Jonathan Swain. Beethoven Overture:
Coriolan 12.15 Andriessen Miroir de Peine
12.30 Szymanowski String Quartet No 2. Op 5612.45 Hellendaal Sonata No 2 in D
1.00 Kraus Sinfonie in C minor Wuorlnen Grand Bamboula Nielsen Clarinet Concerto Komgold, arr Rundel Sextet in D, Op 10
2.25 Uszt Csardas Macabre 2.35 Mozart Serenade in C minor, K388
3.00 Music Workshop 3.20 Let's Move!
3.40 Words Alive! 3.55 First Steps in Drama 4.10 Listen and Write
4.35 Mozart Overture: Don Giovanni 4.50 Hurst
Swagman 's Promenade 5.05
Gassman Stabat Mater5.20 Mozart, arr Grieg Sonata in G, K283 5.30 Brahms Three Songs, Op 42
5.45Vivaldi ViolinConcertoinA, RV335(Cuckoo)