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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
Delius The Walk to the Paradise Garden (A Village Romeo and Juliet) BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andrew Davis
6.20 Beethoven String Quartet in G, Op 18 No 2 Tokyo Quartet
7.10 Reinecke Three Fantasy Pieces, Op 43 Gerard Causse (viola),
Frangois-Rene Duchable (piano)
7.40 Gouvy Sonata in F, Op 51
Yaara Tal and Andreas Groethuysen (piano duet)
8.00 Monteverdi Beatus Vir Les Arts Rorrisants, director William Christie
8.40 Sibelius Scènes Historiques: Suite No 1, Op 25 Finnish Radio Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Jukka-Pekka Saraste

Contributors

Conductor: Andrew Davis
Viola: Gerard Causse
Unknown: Yaara Tal
Piano: Andreas Groethuysen
Director: William Christie
Conductor: Jukka-Pekka Saraste

: Composer of the Week: EJ Moeran (1894-1950). With Donald Macleod.

1: Fens and Trenches
Thanks largely to the encouragement of his tutor John Ireland, and despite a serious head injury sustained in the First World
War, which interrupted his Royal College of Music education, EJ Moeran gained a reputation in the early twenties as one of Britain's brightest young composers. The Lake Island (Three Pieces) Eric Parkin (piano)
Piano Trio Joachim Piano Trio
Ludlow Town Graham Trew (baritone), Roger Vignoles (piano)
In the Mountain Country
Ulster Orchestra, conductor Vernon Handley

Contributors

Unknown: Ej Moeran
Piano: Eric Parkin
Baritone: Graham Trew
Piano: Roger Vignoles
Conductor: Vernon Handley

: Work in Progress

Margaret Drabble talks about her new novel The Peppered Moth, a story of family history and genetic inheritance, and a quest for the truth about her mother's life. Producer Hannah Andrassy

Contributors

Talks: Margaret Drabble
Producer: Hannah Andrassy

: Masterworks

With Jonathan Swain. This week featuring Hugo Wolf 's Italian Songbook and recordings by French cellist Andre Navarra. Beethoven Overture: Leonore No 3
Chamber Orchestra of Europe, conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt
10.21 Wolf Auch Kleine Dinge; Mir Ward Gesagt; Ihr Seid die Allerschonste;
Gesegnet Sei , durch den die Welt; Selig Ihr Blinden; WerRiefDich denn?; DerMond Hat eine Schwere Klag; Nun Lass Uns
Frieden Schliessen ; Dass doch Gemalt
(Italian Songbook) Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (soprano), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone) Gerald Moore (piano)
10.40 Haydn String Quartet in C, Op 33 No 3 (Bird) The Lindsays
11.03 Schumann Cello Concerto in A minor Andre Navarra , Czech Philharmonic, conductor Karel Ancerl

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Hugo Wolf
Unknown: Andre Navarra.
Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Unknown: Ihr Seid
Unknown: Gesegnet Sei
Unknown: Selig Ihr
Unknown: Frieden Schliessen
Soprano: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
Baritone: Gerald Moore
Unknown: Andre Navarra
Conductor: Karel Ancerl

: Morning Performance

Artist in Profile: Roger Vignoles
Humphrey Burton 's Artist in Focus this week is pianist Roger Vignoles. Together they explore aspects of Vignoles's career, looking at his collaborations with some of the world's greatest singers, his work as chamber musician and as a conductor.
Schubert An Schwager Kronos , D369 With Thomas Allen (baritone)
Schubert Gretchen am Spinnrade, D118 With Elisabeth Soderstrom (soprano)
Tchaikovsky Three Songs: Why?; None but the Broken Heart; The Cuckoo
With Elisabeth Soderstrom (soprano)
Debussy Cello Sonata With Heinrich Schiff Carl Loewe Frauenliebe , Op 60 With Sarah Walker (mezzo)

Contributors

Unknown: Roger Vignoles
Unknown: Humphrey Burton
Pianist: Roger Vignoles.
Unknown: Schwager Kronos
Baritone: Thomas Allen
Baritone: Schubert Gretchen
Soprano: Elisabeth Soderstrom
Soprano: Elisabeth Soderstrom
Unknown: Heinrich Schiff
Unknown: Carl Loewe Frauenliebe
Unknown: Sarah Walker

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

A concert from the Wigmore Hall, London. r Tokyo Quartet
Mozart Adagio and Fugue in C minor, K546 Webern Langsamer Satz (1905)
Schubert Quartet in C minor, D703
I Beethoven Grosse Fuge , Op 133
Repeated Saturday lpm

Contributors

Unknown: Webern Langsamer Satz
Unknown: Beethoven Grosse Fuge

: BBC Orchestras BBC Philharmonic

Stravinsky Suite: The Firebird (1945) Conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
Shostakovich Cello Concerto No 2 Natalia
Gutman, conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier Rimsky-Korsakov Scheherazade Conductor Martyn Brabbins

Contributors

Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins

: Opera in Action

Lynne Walker talks to irrepressible musical impresario Raymond Gubbay about his unashamedly populist approach to opera, and uncovers his sometimes surprising musical tastes, from Verdi and Puccini to Auber's La Muette de Portici and Wagner's Rienzi.

Contributors

Talks: Lynne Walker
Unknown: Raymond Gubbay

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents music and news from the arts world. Music includes at
5.30 Vivaldi's Concerto in A minor for two violins, RV522 performed by Europa Galante directed by Fabio Biondi (violin); at
6.00 Vaughan Williams 's Overture: The
Wasps played by the London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Vernon Handley ; and at 6.35 Milhaud's Suite Provençale performed by the Toulouse Capitole Orchestra under Michel Plasson.

Contributors

Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Unknown: Europa Galante
Directed By: Fabio Biondi
Unknown: Vaughan Williams
Conducted By: Vernon Handley
Unknown: Michel Plasson.

: Performance on 3

A concert given last month at the Corn
Exchange, Cambridge, of works by two of the most original voices of late 20th-century America, featuring music that revels in blurring the boundaries between the popular and the serious.
Elizabeth Burley and Helen Crayford
(pianos), Synergy Vocals, Britten Sinfonia , conductor Rumon Gamba
John Adams Scratchband
Frank Zappa Dog Breath Variations; Uncle Meat; Outrage at Valdez; Ruth Is Sleeping; The Girl with the Magnesium Dress; Harry, You're a Beast; Orange County Lumber
Truck; G Spot Tornado I John Adams Grand Pianola Music

Contributors

Unknown: Elizabeth Burley
Pianos: Helen Crayford
Conductor: Britten Sinfonia
Conductor: Rumon Gamba
Unknown: Frank Zappa
Unknown: John Adams

: Gerald Barry

Noriko Kawai plays two piano works by Irish composer Gerald Barry. The titles are terms used in ballet.
Barry Au Milieu; Sur les Pointes

Contributors

Unknown: Noriko Kawai
Unknown: Gerald Barry.

: Night Waves

Isabel Hilton presents the arts and culture magazine, including first-night views on Stephen Sondheim 's Merrily We Roll
Along, which receives its London premiere at the Donmar Warehouse.
Michael Grandage directs the tale of lost love and innocence.

Contributors

Unknown: Isabel Hilton
Unknown: Stephen Sondheim
Unknown: Michael Grandage

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington with sounds from far and wide, including new music from Italy performed by Sentieriselvaggi, ancient music from Paris sung by the female vocal ensemble Discantus, and from Finland a seasonal lullaby for Reindeer performed byTimo Vaananen Concert Kantele.
READER OFFER: A CD of Illuminare - items from which will be played on Late Junction across the week- is available for £11.99 plus £0.99 P&P from [address removed]Cheques for £12.98 should be made payable to RT Shop. The order hotline is [number removed].

Contributors

Unknown: Fiona Talkington

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. Prokofiev Suite:
Lietenant Kije 12.30 Poulenc Cantata:
Figure Humaine 12.50 J Strauss (son) Waltz: Souvenirde Nizza , Op 200 1.00 Widor Suite forflute and piano Willem Jeths Onde Johann Sobeck Wind Quintet in B flat Andre Caplet Wind Quintet2.30 Schein Fontana d'lsrael - Israelis Brunnlein 3.55 Bach Keyboard Concerto No 5 in F minor, BWV10564.10
Kuhnau Biblical Sonata No 6 (Jacob's Death andBurial)4.35 Hans Gal Serenade for Strings, 0p464.50 Strauss Das WarSehrGut (Arabella)
5.05 Francaix 11 Variations on a Theme of Haydn 5.15 Ugolini Motets: Exultate Omnes; BeataEs Virgo Maria ; Quae Estlsta 5.35 Jean Fery Rebel Les Elemens (Simphonie Nouvelle)

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Lietenant Kije
Unknown: Souvenirde Nizza
Unknown: Schein Fontana
Unknown: Hans Gal Serenade
Unknown: Strauss Das Warsehrgut
Unknown: Virgo Maria








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