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: Morning on 3

WithTommy Pearson.
Tallis SpeminAlium Choir of King's College, Cambridge, director Stephen Cleobury
6.10 Debussy String Quartet, Op 10 Hagen Quartet
7.00 Handel Keyboard Suite in B flat, HWV440 Keith Jarrett (piano)
7.40 Elgar Introduction and Allegro for strings, Op47 BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andrew Davis
8.20 Telemann Concerto in B flat
Musica Antiqua Koln , director Reinhard Goebel
8.45 Maxwell Davies Overture: Mavis in Las
Vegas BBCPO, conducted bythe Composer

Contributors

Director: Stephen Cleobury
Piano: Keith Jarrett
Conductor: Andrew Davis
Unknown: Musica Antiqua Koln
Director: Reinhard Goebel
Director: Maxwell Davies

: Composer of the Week:Pyotr llyich Tchaikovsky

(1840-93). This week Donald Macleod examines five significant periods in the life and work of Tchaikovsky.
1:1864-69
Tchaikovsky's studenthood atthe St
Petersburg Conservatoire, his early career as a teacher in Moscow, a holiday in Moscow, his meeting with Balakirev-and his first major success.
None but the Lonely Heart (Six Songs) Nicolai Ghiaurov (bass), Zlatina Ghiaurov (piano)
The Storm Detroit Symphony Orchestra, conductor Neeme Jarvi
Symphony No 1 in G minor (Winter Daydreams) (Scherzo)
Russian National Orchestra, conductor Mikhail Pletnev
Souvenir de Hapsal, Op 2 Nos 2 and 3 Viktoria Postnikova (piano)
Fantasy Overture: Romeo and Juliet London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Geoffrey Simon Producer Andrew Lyle

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Bass: Nicolai Ghiaurov
Piano: Zlatina Ghiaurov
Conductor: Mikhail Pletnev
Conductor: Geoffrey Simon
Producer: Andrew Lyle

: Work in Progress

The actress and playwright Carole Hayman travels to India, a trip which inspires her latest fiction. Producer Richard Bannerman

Contributors

Unknown: Carole Hayman
Producer: Richard Bannerman

: Masterworks

With Stephanie Hughes. This week featuring orchestral music by Weber and vintage recordings bythe Budapest Quartet. Stravinksy Fireworks, Op 4
Chicago Symphony Orchestra, conductor Pierre Boulez
10.11 Dvorak String Quartet in F, Op 96 (American) Budapest Quartet
10.35 Suk Fantastic Scherzo
Czech PO, conductor Charles Mackerras
10.46 Liszt Tarantella Jorge Bolet (piano)
10.57 Weber Symphony No 1 in C
Queensland Philhrmonic Orchestra, conductor John Georgiadis

Contributors

Unknown: Stephanie Hughes.
Conductor: Pierre Boulez
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Conductor: John Georgiadis

: Morning Performance

Artist In Focus: Kyung-Wha Chung
Humphrey Burton talks to the Korean violinist Kyung-Wha Chung and introduces a selection of her performances from the BBC archives.
Dvorak Four Romantic Pieces, Op 75: No 2 With Itamar Golan (piano)
Stravinsky Violin Concerto
With the LSO, conductor Andrfe Previn Kodaly Duo , Op 7
With Myung-Wha Chung (cello)
Walton Violin Concerto With the BBCSO, conductor James Loughran

Contributors

Unknown: Kyung-Wha Chung
Talks: Humphrey Burton
Violinist: Kyung-Wha Chung
Conductor: Andrfe Previn
Conductor: Kodaly Duo
Cello: Myung-Wha Chung
Conductor: James Loughran

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Stephanie Hughes introduces a recital from the Wigmore Hall in London. Trio Jean Paul
Martin Trio on Popular Irish Melodies Beethoven Piano Trio in G, Op 1 No 2
Repeated Saturday lpm

Contributors

Introduces: Stephanie Hughes

: The BBC Orchestras

BBC Philharmonic
This week featuring symphonies by Shostakovich.
ConductorYan Pascal Tortelier
McCaldin Fanfare fora Celebration Shostakovich Festival Overture
Hindemith Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes of Weber
Brahms Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat
Martin Roscoe
Shostakovich Symphony No 1 Conductor Vassily Sinaisky

Contributors

Unknown: Martin Roscoe
Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky

: Opera in Action

Legends: John Tomlinson
Michael White talks to the great bass-baritone and plays recordings of some of his major roles, including music by Wagner,
Mozart and Musorgsky. 1

Contributors

Unknown: John Tomlinson
Talks: Michael White

: In Tune

With Sean Rafferty. Music includes at i
5.40 Copland's Clarinet Concerto played by Benny Goodman with the Columbia Symphony Strings conducted by the Composer; at 6.00 Purcell's Overture: KingArthur performed by the Bournemouth Sinfonietta under
Ronald Thomas ; and at 6.40 Beethoven's Violin Sonata in A, Op 12 No 2, played by Anne-Sophie Mutter and Lambert Orkis (piano).

Contributors

Unknown: Sean Rafferty.
Played By: Benny Goodman
Unknown: Ronald Thomas
Unknown: Sophie Mutter
Piano: Lambert Orkis

: Performance on 3 !

Live from the St Magnus Festival, a concert given atthe Pickaquoy Centre, Kirkwall, Orkney. Priya Mitchell (violin), BBC Philharmonic Orchestra. conductor Martyn Brabbins
Mendelssohn Overture: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage: Violin Concerto in E minor
8.40 Twenty Minutes: Book of the Month An extended review of one of this month's most significant new publications.
Linda Grant discusses SY Agnon's Only Yesterday, published in English forthefirsttime.
9.00 Maxwell Davies Symphony No 7 (first performance)
Conducted by the Composer

Contributors

Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Unknown: Linda Grant
Unknown: Maxwell Davies

: Night Waves

Isabel Hilton examines the way in which contemporary artists and performers are extending traditional boundaries in their exploration of the themes of decay and j death. Plus a report from Venice, where David Chipperfield and Zaha Hadid are amongthe architects representing Britain at the International Biennale of Architecture.

Contributors

Unknown: Isabel Hilton
Unknown: David Chipperfield
Unknown: Zaha Hadid

: Late Junction

Verity Sharp presents music by Hawaiian slack-key guitarist Leonard Kwan , ' traditional Catalan song from Barcelona and chamber music by Arvo Part. , Producer Felix Carey

Contributors

Unknown: Verity Sharp
Guitarist: Leonard Kwan
Producer: Felix Carey

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain Johann P Krieger An die Einsamkeit 12.20 Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No 1 in B flat minor 1.00 A recital given last year at the Wigmore Hall,
London, by Andreas Scholl (countertenor) and Markus Markl (harpsichord). Purcell Music fora a While (Oedipus): Sweeter than Roses (Pausanias) John Blow Tell Me No
More (Amphion Anglicus) Bach Brunnquell AllerGuter, BWV445; Kommt, Seelen, Dieser Tag, BWV4 79 Gottfried Heinrich Stolzel Bist Du Bei MirBach Prelude and Fugue in F, BWV880 (The Well-Tempered Klavier) Handel Nel Dolce Tempo (Italian Cantata No 35) 1.35 Bach Chaconne
(Partita in D minor, BWV1004) 1.50 i Brahms String Quintet No 2 in G, Op 111
2.20 Rautavaara Ballet Music: The ' Temptations, Op 4 7 (excerpts) 2.35
Mozart Concerto in E flat for two pianos, K365

Contributors

Unknown: Andreas Scholl
Harpsichord: Markus Markl
Harpsichord: Purcell Music
Unknown: Bach Brunnquell
Unknown: Gottfried Heinrich

: BBC Schools

3.00 Music Box 3.15 Something to Think ! About 3.30 Le Club 3.45 Stories and Rhymes 4.00 EAL Let's Make a Story 4.15 Together Stories

: Handel

Violin Sonata in A minor. Op 1 No 4
4.45 Tchaikovsky Marche Slave, Op 31
5.05 Mendelssohn Overture: Calm Sea and a Prosperous Voyage 5.15 Faure
Nocturne in E flat, Op 33 No 1 5.30 Mozart Divertimento in D, K205 5.55 Byrd 0 Lord, How Vain








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