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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
6.30 Bridge Three Idylls
6.45 Bach Oboe d'Amore Concerto in A
7.10 Rachmanlnov Suite No 1, Op 5 (Fantaisie-Tableaux)
7.35Yoshimatsu White Landscapes, Op 4 7a
8.00 Vaughan Williams Greensleeves
8.35 Glazunov Piano Concerto No 2 in B


Unknown: Bach Oboe

: Composer of the Week: Vivaldi

With Donald Macleod.
4: Vivaldi and Opera
SinfoniainF(Bajazet,RV703)(lstmvt) L'Artedell'Arco, conductor Christopher Hogwood
Guardia in Quest' Occhi (Ottone in Villa) Nancy Argenta (soprano),
Collegium Musicum 90, conductor Richard Hickox Agitata a Due Venti (Griselda)
Emma Kirkby (soprano), Brandenburg Consort , director Roy Goodman
Sinfonia in G (II Farnace) L'Arte dell'Arco, conductor Christopher Hogwood Ferma, Teodosio (L 'Atenaide)
Emma Kirkby (soprano), Brandenburg Consort , director Roy Goodman
L 'Incoronazione di Dario (Act 2, Scene 1 7) Michel Verschaeve (baritone), Nice Baroque Ensemble, director Gilbert Bezzina
Violin Concerto in C minor, RV761 (Amato Bene) Federico Guglielmo , L'Artedell'Arco, conductor Christopher Hogwood
Se in Campo Armato (Catone in Utica) Emma Kirkby (soprano), Brandenburg Consort , director Roy Goodman (R)


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Conductor: Christopher Hogwood
Soprano: Nancy Argenta
Soprano: Collegium Musicum
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Soprano: Emma Kirkby
Soprano: Brandenburg Consort
Director: Roy Goodman
Conductor: Christopher Hogwood
Soprano: Emma Kirkby
Soprano: Brandenburg Consort
Director: Roy Goodman
Baritone: Michel Verschaeve
Unknown: Federico Guglielmo
Conductor: Christopher Hogwood
Soprano: Emma Kirkby
Soprano: Brandenburg Consort
Director: Roy Goodman

: Work in Progress

Architect Daniel Libeskind describes his work on the Victoria and Albert extension.


Unknown: Daniel Libeskind

: Masterworks

With Stephanie Hughes.
Schubert Polonaise in F, D824 No 2 Yaara Tal and Andreas Groethuysen (piano duet)
10.11 Janacek Ballad of Blanik Brno State PO, conductor Bretislav Bakala
10.20 Telemann Partie Polonoise
Julian Bream and John Williams (guitars)
10.33 Janacek Danube Jan Valaskova
(soprano), Slovak PO, conductor Libor Pesek
10.51Schubert GesangderGeisteruber den Wassern, D714Men's voices of Bavarian Radio Chorus, Bavarian RSO, conductor Wolfgang Sawallisch
11.04 Arnold Guitar Concerto
Julian Bream, Members ofCBSO, conductor Simon Rattle


Unknown: Stephanie Hughes.
Unknown: Schubert Polonaise
Piano: Andreas Groethuysen
Unknown: Janacek Ballad
Conductor: Bretislav Bakala
Conductor: Telemann Partie Polonoise
Conductor: Julian Bream
Guitars: John Williams
Soprano: Jan Valaskova

: Morning Performance

Artist In Focus: Alfred Brendel
Humphrey Burton presents more recordings from the BBC archive. Brahms Ballades , Op 10(1990)
Busonl Seven Elegies: Nos 3 and 6 (199 7) Uszt Aux Cypres de la Villa d'Este (Annies de Pelerinage, Book 3) (1979) Bartok Four Dirges (1980)
Uszt Piano Sonata in B minor(1968) (R)


Unknown: Alfred Brendel
Unknown: Humphrey Burton
Unknown: Brahms Ballades

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

A recital given last year at Westminster
Cathedral, London, by the organist who was Messiaen's successor at La Trinité in Paris.
Naji Hakim (organ)
Messiaen La Nativité du Seigneur(R)

: BBC Orchestras

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Berlioz Overture: Le Corsaire
Conductor Martyn Brabbins
Mendelssohn Symphony No 3 in A minor (Scottish) conductor OsmoVanska
Bruch Violin Concerto No 1 in G minor Marco Rizzi , conductor Osmo Vanska
Berlioz Royal Hunt and Storm (The Trojans) Conductor Martyn Brabbins
Beethoven Symphony No 8 in F conductor Osmo Vanska


Conductor: Marco Rizzi
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Conductor: Osmo Vanska

: Music Restored

Lucie Skeaping looks at the music played in the pleasure gardens of 18th-century London, including works by Handel, Arne and Boyce. Producer Christina Pritchard (R)


Unknown: Lucie Skeaping
Producer: Christina Pritchard

: Julian Joseph at the Wigmore Hall

I another concert from last year's jazz series given at London's Wigmore Hall, Julian Joseph is joined by the Hungarian singer and flautist Marta Sebestyen. Together they explore the traditional melodies of Hungary and Romania with an ensemble that includes Adam Salkeld
(guitar) and Orlando Le Fleming (bass).


Unknown: Julian Joseph
Unknown: Marta Sebestyen.
Guitar: Adam Salkeld
Guitar: Orlando Le Fleming

: Christmas Collection

Music for Christmas and Epiphany, with readings, carols and devotional music.

: Belief

Joan Bakewell talks to celebrities about what they believe and why.
8: Professor John Bowker , Theologian


Talks: Joan Bakewell
Unknown: Professor John Bowker

: Performance on 3

Welll/Spollansky Double Bill
One well known piece and one rarity, performed last year at the Peacock theatre, London, as part of the Covent Garden Festival.
Kurt Weill The Seven Deadly Sins
Two Annas, sisters from Louisiana, visit seven cities in America in order to earn enough moneyto return and build a house for their family. Lyrics by Bertholt Brecht.
Mischa Spollanksy Send for Mr Plim
Set in a department store in Berlin, Send forMrPlim points an amusingly accusing finger at society and social manners. Music by Mischa Spoliansky , and sung in a new
English translation by Kenneth Richardson.
BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor Robert Ziegler


Unknown: Kurt Weill
Unknown: Mischa Spollanksy
Unknown: Mr Plim
Music By: Mischa Spoliansky
Translation By: Kenneth Richardson.
Conductor: Robert Ziegler
Annal: Marie McLaughlln
The family: Tenor 1: Hilton Marlton
Tenor 2: Harry Nicoll
Baritone: Ashley Holland
Bass (mother): Nicolas Cavalier
Anna 2: Maxine Fone
Fernando: Andrew George
MrPlim: Harry Nicoll
Ownerof the shop: Gordon Wilson
Personnel Manager: Ashley Holland
Secretary Anna: Clare Monk
First man/Second lift boy: Nicolas Cavalier
Caroline Walburga von Recklitz: Frances McCafferty
Second man/First lift boy: Hilton Marlton
Elida de Coty: Ulllan Watson

: Objects of Desire

Fay Sweet presents a new design series. 4: Pentagram. One of the world's most highly respected design practices.

: I'm a Stranger Here Myself

Eva Meier explores German-American cabaret in the company of Kurt Weill , Hans Eisler , Rolf Wilhelm and Peer Raben. With pianist Conor Linehan and the Matrix
Ensemble conducted by Robert Ziegler.


Unknown: Eva Meier
Unknown: Kurt Weill
Unknown: Hans Eisler
Unknown: Rolf Wilhelm
Unknown: Peer Raben.
Pianist: Conor Linehan
Conducted By: Robert Ziegler.

: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

A concert given last year at the Eden Court Theatre, Inverness. Jian Wang (cello),
BBCSSO, conductor Nicolae Moldoveanu Wagner Overture: Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg
Elgar Cello Concerto in E minor
Dvorak Symphony No 9 in E minor (From the New World)


Cello: Jian Wang
Conductor: Nicolae Moldoveanu

: Through the Night

With Jill Anderson. Uszt Liebestraum
12.10 Haydn Violin Concerto in G, H Vila 4
12.35 Groneman Flute Sonata in E minor
12.45 Mozart, arr Danzl Duos from "Die
Zauberflote " 1.00 Mahler Symphony No 8 (Symphony of a Thousand) 2.20 Weiss Lute Suite No 17 in F minor 2.45 Telemann
Sonata in C (Der Getreue Music-Meister)
2.55 Handel Suite No 1 in F. HWV348
(Water Music) 3.25 Mozart String Quartet in B flat, K458 (Hunt) 3.55 Kuhlau Piano Sonata in F Op 52 No 14.0 Nicolai Overture: The Merry Wives of Windsor 4.20 Wagner, arr Humperdinck Good Friday Music (Parsifal)
4.30 Sibelius Pensees Lyriques , Op 40
4.50 Faure En Prière 5.00 Bree Concert
Overture in B minor 5.15 Rudolf Matz
Elegy and Humoreske 5.20 Prokoflev Three Dances (Romeo and Juliet)
5.45 Schoenberg Three Folk Songs, Op 49


Unknown: Jill Anderson.
Unknown: Danzl Duos
Unknown: Sibelius Pensees Lyriques
Unknown: Rudolf Matz

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