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: Gemlnlani

Concerto Grosso in G minor
5.10 Georges Auric , arr Philip Lane Suite: It Always Rains on Sundays
5.35 Milhaud La Création du Monde


Unknown: Georges Auric

: Morning on 3

AM With Penny Gore.
Bridge Four Characteristic Pieces Peter Jacobs (piano)
6.45 Heinichen Overture in G
II Fondamento, director Paul Dombrecht
7.10 Mozart Serenade in G, K525 (Eine Kleine Nachtmusik)
Prague ChamberOrchestra, conductor Charles Mackerras
7.50 Britten Prelude and Fugue, Op 29 Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, conductor lona Brown
8.00 Roussel Serenade , Op 30 Prometheus Ensemble
8.45 Stravinsky Suites Nos 1 and 2 for small orchestra Ensemble
InterContemporain, conductor Pierre Boulez


Piano: Peter Jacobs
Director: Paul Dombrecht
Unknown: Eine Kleine
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Conductor: Lona Brown
Conductor: Roussel Serenade
Conductor: Pierre Boulez

: Composer of the Week: Brahms

Donald Macleod explores Brahms's lifelong friendship with the great violinist Joseph Joachim.
Hymn to the Veneration of the Great Joachim Alpe Adria Ensemble Liebestreue, Op 3 No 1 EllyAmeling (soprano), Rudolf Jansen (piano) Scherzo (FAE Sonata)
Anne-Sophie Mutter(violin), Lambert Orkis (piano)
Variations on a Theme by Robert Schumann , Op 9 Julius Katchen (piano) Hungarian Dance No 2 in D minor
Joseph Joachim (violin), pianist unknown Two Songs, Op 91
Anne-Sofievon Otter (mezzo), Nils-Eric Sparf (viola), Bengt Forsberg (piano)


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Violinist: Joseph Joachim.
Piano: Rudolf Jansen
Piano: Lambert Orkis
Unknown: Robert Schumann
Piano: Julius Katchen
Violin: Joseph Joachim
Viola: Nils-Eric Sparf
Viola: Bengt Forsberg

: Work in Progress

Jonathan Kent , joint artistic director of the Almeida theatre in London, continues rehearsals of his production of The Tempest in the shell of the half-demolished theatre, as it undergoes a major refurbishment.


Unknown: Jonathan Kent

: Masterworks

With Jonathan Swain.
Ravel Alborada del Gracioso (Miroirs) Dinu Lipatti (piano)
10.12 Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending Sarah Chang (violin), London Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Bernard Haitink
10.27 Piston Symphony No 2 Boston Symphony Orchestra, conductor Michael Tilson Thomas
10.55 Bach Keyboard Concerto No 1 in D minor, BWV1052 Dinu Lipatti (piano),
Amsterdam Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Eduard van Beinum
11.20 Grainger Green Bushes BBC Philharmonic, conductor Richard Hickox


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Piano: Dinu Lipatti
Piano: Vaughan Williams
Violin: Sarah Chang
Conductor: Bernard Haitink
Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas
Piano: Dinu Lipatti
Conductor: Eduard van Beinum
Conductor: Richard Hickox

: Morning Performance

New Generation Artists
A week of programmes featuring and profiling some of the most brilliant artists of tomorrow, all members of BBC Radio 3's New Generation Artists scheme. Today
Verity Sharp introduces specially recorded music from soprano Emma Bell and pianist Alexander Melnikov (both new to the scheme this year) as well as from the violinist Elisabeth Batiashvili and the Leopold String Trio with Paul Lewis. Schubert Songs
Emma Bell (soprano), Andrew Smith (piano) Brahms Violin Sonata in G, Op 78 Elisabeth Batiashvili (violin)
Debussy Preludes: Book 2 (excerpts) Alexander Melnikov
Mozart Piano Quartet in G minor, K 4 78 Paul Lewis (piano), Leopold String Trio


Introduces: Verity Sharp
Soprano: Emma Bell
Pianist: Alexander Melnikov
Violinist: Elisabeth Batiashvili
Unknown: Paul Lewis.
Soprano: Andrew Smith
Violin: Elisabeth Batiashvili
Unknown: Alexander Melnikov
Piano: Paul Lewis

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

PM John Toal introduces a recital given at the Belfast Festival at Queen's.
Philippe Cassard (piano), Roman Guyot (clarinet), Michael Zubor (violin), Anne Gastinel (cello)
Messiaen Quartet for the End of Time


Introduces: John Toal
Piano: Philippe Cassard
Clarinet: Michael Zubor
Cello: Anne Gastinel

: BBC Orchestras

BBC Symphony Orchestra
Berlioz Overture: Benvenuto Cellini
Conductor Andrew Davis
Beethoven Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat
Jean-Yves Thibaudet , conductor Andrew Davis
Rachmaninov Symphony No 2 in E minor Conductor Tadaaki Otaka


Conductor: Benvenuto Cellini
Conductor: Andrew Davis
Conductor: Jean-Yves Thibaudet
Conductor: Andrew Davis
Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka

: Voices

lain Burnside introduces a recital given earlier this year by German soprano Christine Schafer with pianist
Eric Schneider in songs by Schubert, Webem and Wolf, including songs from the Spanish Songbook.


Soprano: Christine Schafer
Pianist: Eric Schneider

: In Tune

With Sean Rafferty. Music includes at
5.45 Poulenc's Quatre Motets pourun Temps de Pénitence performed by the Sixteen conducted by Harry Christophers ; at 6.00 Liszt's Mephisto Waltz No 1 played by the Orchestre de Paris under Georg Solti ; and at 6.45 Faure's Dolly Suite performed by Kathryn Stott and Martin Roscoe (piano duet).


Unknown: Sean Rafferty.
Conducted By: Harry Christophers
Unknown: Georg Solti
Unknown: Kathryn Stott
Piano: Martin Roscoe

: Performance on 3

Stephanie Hughes presents a recital given earlier this week by the celebrated Italian pianist Maurizio Pollini at London's Royal Festival Hall. Pollini, whose recent performances on the South Bank have been greeted with a succession of standing ovations, performs works by Schumann and Liszt, including sonatas by both composers.
Schumann Davidsbundlertanze , Op 6;
Piano Sonata in Fminor, Op 14 (Concert sans Orchestre)
Uszt Nuages Gris ; La Lugubre Gondola; Piano Sonata in B minor


Unknown: Stephanie Hughes
Pianist: Maurizio Pollini
Unknown: Schumann Davidsbundlertanze
Unknown: Uszt Nuages Gris

: Night Waves

Richard Coles presents the arts and culture magazine, which tonight includes a discussion of the latest film from
Olivier Assayas , one of the so-called new New
Wave generation of French directors. His first period film, Les Destinées
Sentimentales, stars Isabelle Huppert and EmmanuelleBeart.


Unknown: Richard Coles
Unknown: Olivier Assayas
Unknown: Isabelle Huppert

: Late Junction

Verity Sharp introduces keyboard antics by Lyle Mays , Davitt Moroney and Lee Pui Ming
, including tracks by William Byrd and Frank Zappa.


Introduces: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Lyle Mays
Unknown: Davitt Moroney
Unknown: Lee Pui Ming
Unknown: William Byrd
Unknown: Frank Zappa.

: Through the Night

AM With Jonathan Swain.
Werie Sonnet 292: The Eyes of Which Spoke with Such Emotion
12.10 Aloys Fornerod Concert, Op 16
12.30 Suk Serenade in E flat, Op 6
1.00 Schmelzer Aria Viennese
Laurentius von Schnuffis Nachtliche Lichter
Muffat/Lully Suite for orchestra
Schmeizer Lamento sopra la Dolorosa Morte Ferdinandi III Fux Turcaria
2.00 CPE Bach Flute Concerto No 2 in B flat, Wq 167
2.20 Mendelssohn Rondo Capriccioso in E, Op 14
2.35 Britten Les Illuminations, Op 18


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Aloys Fornerod
Unknown: Schmelzer Aria Viennese
Unknown: Mendelssohn Rondo Capriccioso

: 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

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