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: Zdenek Fibich

5.05 Bach Lute Suite in E minor (excerpts)
5.15 CPE Bach Flute Sonata in A minor
5.25Bruhns Cantata: WohlDem, Der den Herren Furchtet
5.35 Mozart Concerto in E flat for two pianos, K365


Unknown: Bach Lute Suite
Unknown: Herren Furchtet

: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
Vivaldi Concerto in G (Alia Rustica)
6.40 Haydn Piano Concerto No 3 in F
7.00 Verdi Pace, Pace, Mio Dio ! (La Forza delDestino)
7.35 Walton Cello Concerto
8.00 Schubert Impromptu in G flat, Op 90 No
8.10 Pandolfi Violin Sonata, Op 4 No 12 (La Vinciolina)


Unknown: Mio Dio

: Composer of the Week: Gesualdo

With Donald Macleod.
Ardita Zanzaretta (Madrigals, Book 6) I Febi Armonici , director Alan Curtis
Felicissimo Sonno ; Se Te Fuggi, to Non Resto; Asciugate i Begli Occhi (Madrigals, Book 5) Metamorphoses, director Maurice Bourbon Gagliarda The Kings Noyse
Moro, Lasso, al Mio Duolo (Madrigals, Book 6) Monteverdi Choir , director John Eliot Gardiner
Correte, Amanti; Se la Mia Morte Brami ; lo Parto; Ardo per Te, Mio Bene (Madrigals Book 6) Les Arts Florrisants, director William Christie
Tribulationem et Dolorem; Ave Dulcissima Maria BBC Singers, director Bo Holten


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Unknown: Febi Armonici
Director: Alan Curtis
Director: Felicissimo Sonno
Unknown: Begli Occhi
Director: Maurice Bourbon
Unknown: Monteverdi Choir
Director: John Eliot Gardiner
Unknown: Mia Morte Brami
Director: William Christie
Director: Bo Holten

: Work in Progress

Choreographer Noel Wallace adapts the Stravinsky ballet Petrushka as a modern parable and decides to dance in it - the first time in a public venue for five years.


Unknown: Noel Wallace

: Masterworks

With Jonathan Swain.
Michael Haydn Symphony in G
Deutsche Kammerakademie, Neuss, conductor Johannes Goritzki
10.13 Prokofiev Piano Concerto No 2
John Browning , Boston SO, conductor Erich Leinsdorf
10.44 Strauss Empress Awakening Scene (Die Frau ohne Schatten, Act 2) Leontyne Price and Patricia Clark (sopranos), Ambrosian Opera Chorus, New Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Erich Leinsdorf
11.00 Satie Gnossiennes Nos 1-3
Pascal Roge (piano)
11.11 Beethoven Violin Sonata in G, Op 30 No 3 Arthur Grumiaux , Clara Haskil (piano


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Michael Haydn Symphony
Conductor: Johannes Goritzki
Unknown: John Browning
Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf
Sopranos: Patricia Clark
Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf
Conductor: Satie Gnossiennes Nos
Piano: Pascal Roge
Unknown: Arthur Grumiaux
Piano: Clara Haskil

: Morning Performance

George Bernard Shaw
3: Religion and Revolution
Brahms A German Requiem (excerpt) Huddersfield Choral Society, BBC
Northern SO, conductor Raymond Leppard Wagner Parsifal (Act3) (excerpt)
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden .conductor Reginald Goodal I Wagner Das Rheingold (excerpt)
Bayreuth Festival Orchestra, conductor Giuseppe Sinopoli Wagner Siegfried (excerpt)
Bayreuth Festival Orchestra, conductor Giuseppe Sinopoli


Unknown: George Bernard Shaw
Conductor: Raymond Leppard
Conductor: Wagner Parsifal
Conductor: Reginald Goodal
Conductor: Giuseppe Sinopoli
Conductor: Wagner Siegfried
Conductor: Giuseppe Sinopoli
Parsifal: John Vickers (tenor)
Gurnemanz: Louis Hendrikx (bass)
Wotan: Alan Titus (baritone)
Donner: Hans-Joachim Ketelsen (baritone)
Froh: Roland Wagenfuhrer (tenor)
Loge: Kim Begley (tenor)
Siegfried: Wolfgang Schmidt (tenor)
Mime: Michael Howard (tenor))

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

John Toal introduces a concert of music given last week by the Rose Consort of Viols and Voices. Music includes fantasias and verse anthems by John Ward , Orlando Gibbons and Thomas Tomkins.


Introduces: John Toal
Unknown: John Ward
Unknown: Orlando Gibbons
Unknown: Thomas Tomkins.

: BBC Orchestras

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Rebecca Evans (soprano), Philippe Schwartz (trumpet), conductor Nicholas Kraemer
Schubert Symphony No4 in Cminor(Tragic) Haydn Trumpet Concerto in E flat Colin Matthews Night Music
Haydn Cantata: Berenice, Che Fai Beethoven Symphony No 1 in C


Soprano: Philippe Schwartz
Conductor: Nicholas Kraemer
Unknown: Colin Matthews

: Making Tracks

Blue Peter's Simon Thomas and Matt Baker present a music series for younger listeners, including March of the Lions by Saint-Saens, a samba celebrating Carnaval in Brazil, and music by Gershwin.


Unknown: Simon Thomas
Unknown: Matt Baker

: Choral Vespers

Denis Nowlan introduces Vespers for the feast of All Saints from the Benedictine Abbey of Solesmes, in Normandy.The liturgy, sung in the Gregorian chant for which the Abbey is renowned, is followed by a service of Benediction. This is the first ever live BBC broadcast from Solesmes.
Choirmaster and organist Pere Richard Gagne.


Introduces: Denis Nowlan
Organist: Pere Richard Gagne.

: In Tune

With Humphrey Carpenter. Music includes at 5.00 Martini's PlaisirdAmour performed by Janet Baker (mezzo) with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields conducted by Neville Marriner ; at around
5.40 Franck's Piano Trio No 4 in B minor, Op 2, played by the Bekova Sisters; and at around 6.30 Vaughan Williams 's
Flos Campi performed byNobuko Imai (viola), with the Corydon Singers and the English Chamber Orchestra under Matthew Best.


Unknown: Humphrey Carpenter.
Unknown: Janet Baker
Conducted By: Neville Marriner
Unknown: Vaughan Williams
Unknown: Flos Campi

: Performance on 3: Si J'Etais Roi

Sean Raffery introduces Wexford Festival Opera's new production of Adolphe Adam's opera comique. Set in Goa, this is the tale of Zephoris, a young fisherman, who is granted his wish to be king for a day after he rescues a beautiful girl from drowning. Amid magic potions and raging battles he triumphs against the evil Prince Kadoor to win the hand of the girl he has rescued, Princess Nemea.
Wexford Festival Opera Chorus, National Symphony of Ireland, conductor David Agler Adoiphe Adam

Si J 'Etais Roi Act 1

8.55 Twenty Minutes: Adolphe Adam
Elaine Padmore looks at the life of the composer of Giselle and countless operas.

9.15 Act 2

10.00 Twenty Minutes: a Forgotten Diary
Declan Kiberd unearths neglected writings of the politician Wolfe Tone, who led a failed uprising against the English in 1798, and argues that he should be celebrated not as a po-faced nationalist icon but as a witty, observant writer.

10.20 Act 3


Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Unknown: Adolphe Adam
Conductor: David Agler
Unknown: Elaine Padmore
Unknown: Declan Kiberd
Zephoris: Joseph Calleja (tenor)
Nemea: Iwona Hossa (soprano)
LeRoi: Roberto Accurso (baritone)
Pifear: Darren Abrahams (tenor)
Zelide: Tereza Matlova (soprano)
Kadoor: Igor Morozov (baritone)
Zizel: Nicola Alaimo (baritone)
Bayadere: Fiona O'Reilly (soprano)

: Late Junction

Verity Sharp 's late-night listening includes music from southern Laos performed by the ensemble Molam Lao, from China performed by the UK Chinese Ensemble and a new work by Edward McGuire.


Unknown: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Edward McGuire.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. Byrd Suite: The
Battle 12.15 Enescu Octet in C, Op 7
12.55 Julius Rontgen Kommt Her Zu Mir Alle die Ihr Mein Begeeret
1.00 Chausson Poeme for violin and orchestra Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D
1.50 Schubert Fantasia in F minor, D940
2.05 Mozart String Quartet in B flat, K458 (Hunt) 2.35 Kozeluch Sonata "La Chasse"


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Julius Rontgen

: BBC Schools

3.00 Together: an Assembly for Schools
3.20 Expressive Arts 3.40 School Musical
4.00 Dance Workshop 4.20 Have Your Say!
4.45 Music for Dance

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