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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
Turlna Serenata, Op 8 7
National Chamber Orchestra of Andorra
6.40 Telemann Paris Quartet No 7 in D Wilbert Hazelzet (flute), Trio Sonnerie
7.00 Tchaikovsky Valse-Scherzo , Op 34 Vadim Repin (violin),
Alexander Markovich (piano)
7.50 Haydn Te Deum , HXXIIIc2 English
Concert and Choir, director Trevor Pinnock
8.00 Debussy, transcr Ravel Fêtes
(Nocturnes) Katia and Marielle Labeque (piano)
8.35 Dvorak The Water Goblin
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Jiri Belohlavek


Flute: Wilbert Hazelzet
Unknown: Tchaikovsky Valse-Scherzo
Violin: Vadim Repin
Piano: Alexander Markovich
Piano: Haydn Te Deum
Director: Trevor Pinnock
Piano: Marielle Labeque
Conductor: Jiri Belohlavek

: Composer of the Week: Maw

With Donald Macleod , featuring contributions from the Composer. 2: Miracles Performed in Play Little Concert
Nicholas Daniel (oboe), Britten Sinfonia , conductor Nicholas Cleobury
Sinfonia BBC Scottish Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Martyn Brabbins


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Oboe: Nicholas Daniel
Oboe: Britten Sinfonia
Conductor: Nicholas Cleobury
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins

: Work in Progress

The poet Hugo Williams talks about his reworking of Rainer Maria Rilke 's poem The Merry-Go-Round.


Talks: Hugo Williams
Unknown: Rainer Maria Rilke

: Masterworks

With Stephanie Hughes.
Hlndemith KammermusikNol , Op24 Nol Berlin PO, conductor Claudio Abbado
10.20 Bach Cello Suite No 3 in C, BWV1009 Pablo Casals
10.42 Brahms Symphony No 4 in E minor Stuttgart RSO. conductor Sergiu Celibidache


Unknown: Stephanie Hughes.
Unknown: Hlndemith Kammermusiknol
Conductor: Claudio Abbado
Unknown: Pablo Casals
Conductor: Sergiu Celibidache

: Morning Performance

Artist in Focus: Murray Perahla
In conversation with Humphrey Burton , Murray Perahia looks back at a career spanning nearly 30 years. Today he talks about the three great classical composers with whom he is associated and introduces his recordings from the BBC archive. 2: The Classics
Haydn Variations in F minor, H XVII 6 (Un Piccolo Divertimento)
Beethoven Piano Sonata in F minor, Op 5 7 (Appassionata)
Schubert Piano Sonata in G, D894


Unknown: Murray Perahla
Unknown: Humphrey Burton
Unknown: Murray Perahia

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

A chamber music recital given last year at the Djanogly Hall in Nottingham.
Katharine Gowers (violin), Adrian Brendel (cello), Paul Lewis (piano)
Haydn Piano Trio in G, H XV 19
Beethoven Piano Trio in C minor, Op 1 No 3


Violin: Katharine Gowers
Violin: Adrian Brendel
Cello: Paul Lewis

: BBC Orchestras

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Sibelius The Oceanides, Op 73 Conductor Paul Daniel
Brahms Violin Concerto in D
Ilya Grubert , conductor Mark Wigglesworth Britten Four Sea Interludes (Peter Grimes ) Conductor Tadaaki Otaka
Sibelius Symphony No 2
Conductor Mark Wigglesworth


Conductor: Paul Daniel
Conductor: Ilya Grubert
Conductor: Mark Wigglesworth
Conductor: Peter Grimes
Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka
Conductor: Mark Wigglesworth

: Voices

lain Burnside introduces a recital given by the soprano Sophie Daneman , accompanied by pianist Eugene Asti. Mendelssohn Fruhlingslied; Wartend; Scheidend
Faure Le Papillon et la Fleur; Au Bord de I'Eau; Notre Amour
Mendelssohn Winterlied; Die Freundin; Suleika
Faure Mandoline; Spleen; Le Parfum Imperissable
Mendelssohn Es Weiss undRatEs
Doch Keiner ; Ich Horein Voglein Locken; Nachtlied Faure Melisande 's Song (Pelleas et Melisande); Le Plus Doux Chemin;
Le Ramier; Exaucement; Le Messagère; Dans la Nymphee


Soprano: Sophie Daneman
Pianist: Eugene Asti.
Unknown: Doch Keiner
Unknown: Nachtlied Faure Melisande

: In Tune

Music includes after 5.00 Debussy's L'lsle Joyeuse played by Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano); and after 6.00 Marais's La
Sonnerie de Sainte Genevieve du Mont de
Paris performed by the Trio Sonnerie.


Played By: Jean-Yves Thibaudet
Unknown: Sainte Genevieve

: Gerontius Evening

The Dream of Gerontius, Edward Elgar 's great setting of Cardinal Newman 's poem about the journey of a man's soul to death and beyond, had its first performance 100 years ago today in Birmingham. To celebrate this centenary Chris de Souza presents an evening of speech and music around a live broadcast of Elgar's masterpiece from Symphony Hall, beginning with This Is the Best of Me.
. Elgar realised that he had created something extraordinary when he wrote these words from John Ruskin at the end of the score of The Dream of Gerontius. Stephen Johnson investigates Newman's poem, Elgar's compositional process and his musical language with the help of Elgar authority
Michael Kennedy , Newman biographer Ian Ker , composer James MacMillan , conductor Sakari Oramo and composer and Elgarian Anthony Payne. With Leon Tanner as Edward Elgar and Paul Humpoletz as August Jaeger.
7.25 Performance on 3 From Symphony Hall, Birmingham. Presented by Chris de Souza and Jerrold Northrop Moore. Elgar The Dream of Gerontius
City of Birmingham Choir, City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Sakari Oramo
9.30 Night Waves Richard Coles and guests discuss the diverse and adventurous spirit of Victorian
Birmingham, home to a kaleidoscope of religious and political opinions.
10.00 Thomas Trotter A recital by Thomas Trotter on the Birmingham Oratory organ. Elgar's Organ Sonata in G, Op 28
Mendelssohn's Organ Sonata in Fminor, Op 65 No
Schumann Three Canons
11.00 The Most English Catholic Philip Cleevely presents a portrait of Cardinal John Henry Newman and the Oratory church he founded in Birmingham.
11.15 BBC Singers From the Birmingham Oratory.
Thomas Trotter (organ), BBC Singers, conductor Stephen Cleobury
Stanford Justorum Animae ; Beati Quorum; Coelos Ascendit (Three Motets, Op 38)
Brahms Warum 1st das Licht, Op 74 No 1
Parry My Soul, There Is a Country; There Is an Old Belief; Never Weatherbeaten Sail (Songs of Farewell)
Elgar Great Is the Lord (Psalm 48)
Producers of Gerontius EveningMichael Emery, Jeremy Hayes and Erika Wright
Programme of the Week: page 127


Unknown: Edward Elgar
Unknown: Cardinal Newman
Unknown: John Ruskin
Unknown: Michael Kennedy
Unknown: Ian Ker
Conductor: James MacMillan
Conductor: Sakari Oramo
Conductor: Elgarian Anthony Payne.
Unknown: Leon Tanner
Unknown: Edward Elgar
Unknown: Paul Humpoletz
Presented By: Chris de Souza
Unknown: Jerrold Northrop Moore.
Conductor: Sakari Oramo
Unknown: Richard Coles
Unknown: Thomas Trotter
Unknown: Thomas Trotter
Unknown: Philip Cleevely
Unknown: John Henry Newman
Unknown: Thomas Trotter
Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
Conductor: Stanford Justorum Animae
Unknown: Coelos Ascendit
Unknown: Brahms Warum
Unknown: Jeremy Hayes
Unknown: Erika Wright
Gerontius: Vinson Cole (tenor)
Angel: Anne Sofle Von Otter (mezzo)
Priest/Angel of the Agony: John Tomlinson (bass)

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe. Rossi Toccata No 7 in D minor 12.15 Brahms Six Quartets, Op 112
12.25 Beethoven Piano Concerto No 4 in G
1.00 A concert of 17-century cantatas and madrigals by Mazzochl and Carlssiml, interspersed with instumental music.
1.40 Corelli Violin Sonata in A, Op 5 No 6
1.55Smetana Vltava (Ma Vlast) 2.10 Dvorak Violin Concerto in A minor2.40
Janacek Sonata 1 X 1905 (From the Street)
3.00-5.00 BBC Schools
3.00 Time to Move 3.20 Sgeul an Orain 3.35 Hopscotch 3.50 Hop, Skip and Jump 4.05 Scottish Resources 7-9 4.20 Talking Points: Scottish Resources for RE 4.40 Time and Tune
5.00 Dautrecourt Concert a Deux Violes No 44
(Tombeau des Regrets) 5.10 Respighi
Ancient Airs and Dances: Suite No 2 5.40
Schubert Piano Trio in E flat, 0897 (Notturno)
5.50 Geminiani Sonata, Op 12 No 1


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.

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