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: Morning on 3

With Tommy Pearson.
6.05 Saint-Saëns Deux Chansons , Op 68
6.30 Godowsky Study on Chopin's Etude No 32 "Polonaise"
7.05 Telemann Concerto in B flat for three oboes
7.40 Stanford Irish Rhapsody No 3, Op 13
8.05 Anon There Is No Rose
8.35 Morton Gould Spirituals for Strings


Unknown: Tommy Pearson.
Unknown: Deux Chansons
Unknown: Morton Gould Spirituals

: Composer of the Week: Franz Schubert

(1797-1828). An exploration of Schubert's early years with Donald Macleod and musicologist and Schubert biographer Elizabeth Norman McKay.
Overture: Des Teufels Lustschloss
English Sinfonia, conductor Charles Groves Was Kummert Mein ein Sumpig' Land, Ich Wein (Des Teufels Lustschloss)
Edda Moser (soprano), Niclolai Gedda (tenor),
Walter Berry (bass), Bavarian State Opera Orchestra, conductor Thomas Unger
DerGeistertanz, 0116 Brigitte Fassbaender (mezzo), Graham Johnson (piano)
Schafers Klagelied , 0121 BrynTerfel (baritone), Malcolm Martineau (piano) Symphony No 1 in 0,0112 BBC NOW, conductor Nicholas Kraemer


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Elizabeth Norman McKay.
Unknown: Ich Wein
Soprano: Edda Moser
Soprano: Niclolai Gedda
Bass: Walter Berry
Conductor: Thomas Unger
Unknown: Brigitte Fassbaender
Piano: Graham Johnson
Piano: Schafers Klagelied
Baritone: Malcolm Martineau
Conductor: Nicholas Kraemer

: Work in Progress

A daily series in which artists talk about their current work. Actress Fiona Shaw travels to Italy to work on a new film based on Marivaux's The Triumph ofLoveand produced by Bernardo Bertolucci. Producer Fiona McLean


Unknown: Fiona Shaw
Produced By: Bernardo Bertolucci.
Producer: Fiona McLean

: Masterworks

With Jonathan Swain. This week featuring tone poems by Dvorak and vintage recordings by Myra Hess.
Rossini Overture: II Turco in Italia
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
10.16 Scarlatti Sonatas: in C minor, Kkll; in G, Kkl4 Myra Hess (piano)
10.23 Dvorak The Water Goblin
Bavarian RSO, conductor Rafael Kubelik
10.43 Purcell Funeral Music for Queen Mary Taverner Choir and Players, director Andrew Parrott
10.50 Beethoven Piano Concerto No 5 in E flat (Emperor) Myra Hess ,
BBCSO, conductor Malcolm Sargent


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Myra Hess.
Piano: Myra Hess
Conductor: Rafael Kubelik
Director: Andrew Parrott
Unknown: Myra Hess
Conductor: Malcolm Sargent

: Morning Performance

The York and Beverley Early Music Festivals 2000
Lucie Skeaping introduces a selection of music reflecting this year's festival themes: Bach, and settings of biblical narratives.
Bach Viola da Gamba Sonata in G, BWV1027 Paolo Pandolfo , Mitzi Meyerson (harpsichord) Schutz Freuet Euch des Herren (Symphoniae Sacraell, 1647) LaCappellaDucale,
Musica Fiata , Koln, director Roland Wilson Bach Violin Sonata No 2 in A minor, BWV1003 Rachel Podger
Bach Suite No 2 in B minor, BWV1067
Ensemble 415, director Chiara Banchini


Unknown: Paolo Pandolfo
Harpsichord: Mitzi Meyerson
Unknown: Musica Fiata
Director: Roland Wilson
Unknown: Rachel Podger
Director: Chiara Banchini

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Fiona Talkington introducesaconcertfrom the Wigmore Hall, London.
Belcea Quartet, Alban Gerhardt (cello) Schubert String Quintet in C, D956 Repeated Saturday 1pm


Introducesaconcertfrom: Fiona Talkington
Cello: Alban Gerhardt

: BBC Orchestras

BBC Philharmonic
Glinka Overture: Ruslan and Lyudmila Conductor VassilySinaisky Strauss Don Juan
Conductor Barry Wordsworth
Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor Peter Donohoe , conductor Vassily Sinaisky Strauss Till Eulenspiegel
Conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
Rachmaninov Symphony No 3 in A minor Conductor Vassily Sinaisky


Unknown: Lyudmila Conductor Vassilysinaisky
Conductor: Strauss Don Juan
Conductor: Barry Wordsworth
Conductor: Peter Donohoe
Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky
Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky

: Opera in Action

Lynne Walker looks at opera composers and their librettists, and talks to John Mortimer about the most celebrated collaboration of all, da Ponte and Mozart.


Unknown: Lynne Walker
Unknown: John Mortimer

: In Tune

With Sean Rafferty. Music includes
Swedish Christmas carols sung by mezzo Anne Sofie von Otter ; at 5.40 Chausson's Poeme, Op 25, performed by Vadim Repin (violin) with the LSO under Kent Nagano; and at 6.40 Beethoven's Piano Sonata in A flat, Op 110, played by Alfred Brendel


Unknown: Sean Rafferty.
Unknown: Anne Sofie von Otter
Violin: Vadim Repin
Played By: Alfred Brendel

: Performance on 3

Sir William Glock : a Celebration
Michael Berkeley introduces a special concert from St John 's, Smith Square, in London, celebrating the life of Sir William Glock, who died earlier this year. Pierre Boulez Derive-London Sinfonietta, conductor Oliver Knussen
Haydn Piano Trio in Eflat, HXV29
Imogen Cooper (piano), Isabelle Faust (violin), Natalie Clein (cello) Roberto Gerhard Leo
London Sinfonietta, conductor Oliver Knussen
8.00 Interval
Stephen Plaistow reflects on the many facets of British musical life which were revolutionised through William Glock 's musicianship and insight.
8.15 Bach Trio Sonata (Musical Offering, BWV1079)
Sonnerie: Monica Huggett (violin), Wilbert Hazelzet (flute), Emilia Benjamin (viola da gamba), Gary Cooper(harpsichord) Elliott Carter Asko Concerto
London Sinfonietta, conductor Oliver Knussen
8.55 Interval
Stephen Plaistow introduces one of William Glock 's many radio talks. In addition to his husbanding of the Proms, the Third Programme and the BBC Symphony Orchestra, he was also an articulate speaker on classical music, performance and the world of contemporary music.
9.10 Schubert 12 German Dances, D 790 Imogen Cooper (piano)
Stravinsky Symphonies of Wind Instruments BBC SO, conductor Pierre Boulez Boulez cummings ist derdichter
BBC Singers, BBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by the Composer


Unknown: Sir William Glock
Introduces: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: St John
Unknown: Sir William Glock
Unknown: Pierre Boulez
Conductor: Oliver Knussen
Piano: Imogen Cooper
Piano: Isabelle Faust
Violin: Natalie Clein
Conductor: Oliver Knussen
Unknown: Stephen Plaistow
Unknown: William Glock
Violin: Monica Huggett
Violin: Wilbert Hazelzet
Flute: Emilia Benjamin
Conductor: Oliver Knussen
Introduces: Stephen Plaistow
Unknown: William Glock
Piano: Imogen Cooper
Conductor: Pierre Boulez

: Night Waves

A Messiah forthe 21st century? Isabel Hilton discusses John Adams 's new oratorio El Nino , which draws on the little-known Gospel of James alongside
Hispanic texts. Plus a profile of Samira Makhmalbaf , the 20-year-old Iranian director, who won this year's Jury Prize at Cannes for her second film Blackboards, about teachers trying to educate the children of war-torn Kurdistan.


Unknown: Isabel Hilton
Unknown: John Adams
Unknown: El Nino
Unknown: Samira Makhmalbaf

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington with klezmer-inspired jazz from the Flying Bulgar Band, Mbira-inspired keyboards from Piano Circus and, throughout the week, a selection of her own and listeners' favourite tracks from this year's Late Junction.


Unknown: Fiona Talkington

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. Anon La Cara Cossa del Bardolin 12.10 Schubert 11 Landler,
D36612.25 Strauss Burleske for piano and orchestral.00 Emilis Melngailis Quasi une Quartetto Maija Einfelde Two Dialogues; Prelude Mahler Piano Quintet in A minor Uglta Sneibe Life beyond Life Boccherini Sonata in C 2.05 Brahms Symphony No 2 in D2.45 Gaultier Lute pieces in D minor
3.05 Schein Diletti Pastorali (excerpts)
3.25 Uszt Piano Concerto No 1 in E flat3.50
Mendelssohn Symphony No 4 in A (Italian)
4.20 Rautavaara Anadyomene , Op 33 4.30 Ilkka Kuusisto Matrimonial Suite 4.45
Kodaly Pictures from Matra 5.00 Tchaikovsky 1812 Overture 5.25 Kodaly Jesus and the Traders 5.35 Szymanowski Polish Dances
5.45 Bach Chorale Prelude: Jesus Christus, unser Heiland, BWV665 5.55 Handel Or la Tromba (Rinaldo)


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Strauss Burleske
Unknown: Emilis Melngailis Quasi
Unknown: Schein Diletti Pastorali
Unknown: Rautavaara Anadyomene
Unknown: Ilkka Kuusisto

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