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: Wagner, transcr Mottl

Wedding March
(Lohengrin) 5.15 Uthander Divertimento No 15.15 Haydn Symphony No 11 in E flat
5.30 Liszt Concert Study No 2 in F minor, Paganini, arr Uszt Etude in A minor
5.40 Tchaikovsky Suite: Swan Lake

: Morning on 3

AM With Penny Gore.
Saint-Saens Suite in D, Op 49 Tapiola Sinfonietta, conductor Jean-Jacques Kantorow
6.45 Rameau, orch Klemperer Gavotte with Six Variations New Philharmonia
Orchestra, conductor Otto Klemperer
7.05Hoddinott Three Advent Carols
ChoirofSt John's College, Cambridge, director George Guest
7.35 Paganini Sonata Napoleone Salvatore Accardo (violin),
London Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Charles Dutoit
8.05 Berlioz La Belle Voyageuse, Op 2 No 4 Sheila Armstrong (mezzo), London
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Colin Davis
8.40 Orff, arr Wanek Carmina Burana (excerpts) Mainz Wind Ensemble

Contributors

Conductor: Jean-Jacques Kantorow
Unknown: Klemperer Gavotte
Conductor: Otto Klemperer
Director: George Guest
Director: Paganini Sonata Napoleone
Violin: Salvatore Accardo
Conductor: Charles Dutoit
Conductor: Colin Davis

: Composer of the Week: Brahms

With Donald Macleod.
On a visit to Gottingen in 1858, Brahms fell in love with Agathe von Siebold - but the path of love was not a smooth one.
Gesangaus Fingal, Op 17 No 4
Caitriona Yeats (harp), Per McClelland Jacobsen and Leif Lind (horns), Danish National Radio Choir, conductor Stefan Parkman
Der Weg der Liebe, Op 20 No 2
Juliane Banse (soprano),
Brigitte Fassbaender (mezzo), Cord Garben (piano) Vordem Fenster ; Ein Sonnet(Op 14) Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Daniel Barenboim (piano)
AneineAeolsharfe, (Op 19)
Nathalie Stutzman (contralto), Inger So dergren (piano)
Begrabnisgesang, Op 13
Bavarian Radio Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Bernard Haitink
Nicht Mehr Zu Dir Zu Gehen ; Der Strom, der Neben Mir Verrauschte; Wehe, So Willst Du Mich Wieder (Op 32)
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Daniel Barenboim (piano)
String Sextet No 2 in G, Op 36 (lst mvt) Raphael Ensemble

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Unknown: McClelland Jacobsen
Horns: Leif Lind
Conductor: Stefan Parkman
Soprano: Juliane Banse
Soprano: Brigitte Fassbaender
Piano: Vordem Fenster
Piano: Daniel Barenboim
Contralto: Nathalie Stutzman
Conductor: Bernard Haitink
Conductor: Nichtmehrzu Dirzu Gehen
Piano: Daniel Barenboim

: Work in Progress

Jonathan Kent continues rehearsals of The
Tempest in the shell of the half-demolished Almeida theatre.

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Kent

: Masterworks

With Jonathan Swain.
Bartok Romanian Dance
Budapest Festival Orchestra, conductor Ivan Fischer
10.11 Mozart Piano Sonata in A minor, K310 Dinu Lipatti
10.26 Grainger Shallow Brown
Stephen Varcoe (baritone), Joyful Company of Singers, City of London Sinfonia, conductor Richard Hickox
10.33 Enescu Violin Sonata No 3 (In the Romanian Popular Style)
Georges Enescu (violin), Dinu Lipatti (piano)
10.57 William Schuman Symphony No 3
New York PO, conductor Leonard Bernstein

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Conductor: Ivan Fischer
Unknown: Dinu Lipatti
Unknown: Grainger Shallow Brown
Baritone: Stephen Varcoe
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Violin: Georges Enescu
Violin: Dinu Lipatti
Piano: William Schuman
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein

: Morning Performance

New Generation Artists
Verity Sharp presents a week of programmes featuring members of BBC
Radio 3's New Generation Artists scheme. Chopin Piano Sonata No 1 in C minor Alexander Melnikov (piano)
Bach Violin Partita No 1 in B minor,
BWV1002 Elisabeth Batiashvili (violin)
Beethoven String Quartet in C, Op 59 No 3 (Rasumovsky) Belcea Quartet

Contributors

Artists: Verity Sharp
Piano: Alexander Melnikov
Violin: Elisabeth Batiashvili

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

PM Susan Sharpe introduces the final concert of lain Burnside's Century Song project from this year's Bath International Music
Festival. Today's concert takes songs from 1980-99. The songs are performed by Susan Roberts , Mary Plazas ,
Katija Dragojevic , Robert Burt , Adrian Thompson , William Dazeley and Roderick Williams (R).

Contributors

Introduces: Susan Sharpe
Unknown: Susan Roberts
Unknown: Mary Plazas
Unknown: Katija Dragojevic
Unknown: Robert Burt
Unknown: Adrian Thompson
Unknown: William Dazeley
Unknown: Roderick Williams

: BBC Orchestras

BBC Philharmonic
Berlioz Overture: Waverley
Conductor Van Pascal Tortelier
Beethoven Violin Concerto in D
Olivier Charlier , conductor VassilySinaisky Tchaikovsky Symphony No 6 in B minor (Pathetique) Conductor Vassily Sinaisky

Contributors

Conductor: van Pascal Tortelier
Conductor: Olivier Charlier
Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky

: Music Restored

Monteverdi's Venice. Lucie Skeaping presents another programme in her occasional series from Venice. Today she explores some of the sites associated with Monteverdi, including the palace where the first performance of Combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda was given, and presents a performance of this work specially recorded forthe programme by the Gabrieli Consort directed by Paul McCreesh. Producer Chris Wines

Contributors

Unknown: Gabrieli Consort
Directed By: Paul McCreesh.

: In Tune

With Sean Rafferty. Music includes at
5.35 Grainger's Colonial Song; at 5.50
Schubert's Konzertstuck in D for violin and orchestra, D345; and at 6.35 Grieg's HolbergSuite,Op40.

Contributors

Unknown: Sean Rafferty.

: Performance on 3: The Trojans

The second part of this concert performance of Berlioz's epic operatic masterpiece, live from the Barbican Hall in London.
Berlioz The Trojans
London Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Colin Davis
Acts 3 and 4 8.45 Interval: This Meaningless Life
Dr Susan Blackmore presents a new series exploring how scientists balance their professional discoveries and their private beliefs. Brother Guy Consolmagno explains how a Catholic scientist copes with the idea of extra-terrestrial life.
9.15 Act 5

Contributors

Conductor: Colin Davis
Unknown: Guy Consolmagno
Enee: Ben Heppner (tenor)
Didon: Michelle de Young (mezzo)
Anna: Sara Mlngardo (contralto)
Narbal: Stephen Milling (bass)
lopas: Kenneth Tarver (tenor)
Hylas: Garrie Davislim (tenor)
Panthee: Tigran Martirossian(bass)
Ascagne: Isabelle Cals (mezzo)
Sentinelle: Andrew Greenan (bass)
Sentinelle: Roderick Earle (bass)
Ghost of Cassandra: Petra Lang (mezzo)
Ghost of Chorebe: Peter Mattel (baritone)
Ghost of Hector: Orlin Anastassov (bass)
GhostofPriam: Alan Ewing (bass)
Mercury: Leigh Melrose (baritone)

: Late Junction

Verity Sharp with tracks by Wajahat Khan , Andy Astle and Van Morrison , and boomerang-accompanied stories from the Bardi people.

Contributors

Unknown: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Wajahat Khan
Unknown: Andy Astle
Unknown: Van Morrison

: Through the Night

AM With Jonathan Swain.
J Strauss (son) The Excursion Train Polka, Op 281 Cavalli Alia Nave, Alia Nave
(Giasone) 12.20 Tartini Violin Concerto in D minor12.45 Bruhns Cantata: Muss Nicht der Mensch auf Dieser Erden
1.00 Roger-Ducasse Marche Fran├žais Faure Fantaisie for piano and orchestra, Op 111 Franck Symphonic Variations for piano and orchestra Chabrier Suite
Pastorale Florent Schmitt Symphony No 2
2.30 Rameau Nouvelles Suites de Pieces de Clavecin ou Seonde Livre
2.55 Goldmark An die Georgina, Op 46 No 2

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Faure Fantaisie

: BBC Schools

3.00 Stories and Rhymes
3.15 Numbertime 3.30 Words Alive!
3.45 Listen and Write
4.05 Megamaths 4.20 Maths Challenge
4.35 Maths Challenge 4.50 Fiream-Faram








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