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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
Beethoven Ten Variations on Muller's
Song "Ich Bin der Schneider Kakadu", Op 121a Pinchas Zukerman (violin), Jacqueline Du Pre (cello), Daniel Barenboim (piano)
6.40 Wagner Siegfried Idyll
Orchestra of the Berlin Opera, conductor Christian Thielemann
7.00 Respighi Trittico Botticelliano
Lausanne CO, conductor Jesus Lopez-Cobos
7.50 Dino Saluzzi Cite de la Musique
Dino Saluzzi (bandoneon), Marc Johnson (double bass), Joe M Saluzzi (guitar)
8.00 Arnold Concerto for two pianos (three hands), Op 104 David Nettle and Richard Markham (pianos), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Vernon Handley
8.50 Vivaldi Concerto in G minor for two violins and cello, RV578(L'Estro Armonico) Enrico Casazza (violin),
Maurizio Naddeo (cello), Europa Galante , director Fabio Biondi (violin)


Violin: Pinchas Zukerman
Cello: Jacqueline du Pre
Cello: Daniel Barenboim
Conductor: Christian Thielemann
Conductor: Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Unknown: Dino Saluzzi
Unknown: Marc Johnson
Bass: Joe M Saluzzi
Unknown: David Nettle
Pianos: Richard Markham
Conductor: Vernon Handley
Violin: Enrico Casazza
Cello: Maurizio Naddeo
Cello: Europa Galante
Violin: Fabio Biondi

: Composer of the Week: Nielsen

Carl Nielsen likened wind instruments to
"a person who sleeps, whom I have to wake to life. I think through the instruments themselves, almost as if I had crept insidethem." Nielsen's fondness for wind instruments is closely related to his love of nature and his fascination for living, breathing things.
Pan and Syrinx, Op 49
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, conductor Neeme Jarvi
Wind Quintet, Op 43 Athena Ensemble
Flute Concerto
Patrick Gallois , Gothenburg Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Myung-Whun Chung


Unknown: Carl Nielsen
Unknown: Patrick Gallois
Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung

: Work in Progress

Barrie Rutter , artistic director of Northern Broadsides, talks about his new touring productions of Shakespeare's King John and The Merry Wives of Windsor.


Artistic: Barrie Rutter

: Masterworks

With Stephanie Hughes.
Boyce Symphony in D minor, Op 2 No 8 English Concert, director Trevor Pinnock
10.16 Handel Recorder Sonata in D minor, HWV367a Frans Briiggen (recorder), Anner Bylsma (cello),
Gustav Leonhardt (harpsichord)
10.26 Palestrina Missa sine Nomine
Choir of the Carmelite Priory, London, conductor John McCarthy
10.51 Bach flute Sonata in E, BWV1035
Frans Bruggen (flute), Anner Bylsma (cello), Gustav Leonhardt (harpsichord)
11.06 Haydn Symphony No 8 in G (Le Soir) English Concert, director Trevor Pinnock


Unknown: Stephanie Hughes.
Unknown: Boyce Symphony
Director: Trevor Pinnock
Cello: Anner Bylsma
Harpsichord: Gustav Leonhardt
Harpsichord: Palestrina Missa
Conductor: John McCarthy
Flute: Frans Bruggen
Flute: Anner Bylsma
Harpsichord: Gustav Leonhardt
Director: Trevor Pinnock

: Morning Performance

For St David 's Day, Petroc Trelawny introduces performances from last summer's music festivals in Wales.
Stravinsky Suite Italienne
Liwei Qin (cello), Gretel Dowdeswell (piano) (Gower Festival)
Beethoven Piano Sonata in F minor, Op 5 7 (Appassionata) Peter Donohoe
(North Wales International Music Festival, StAsaph)
Mozart Oboe Quartet in F, K370 Ovid Ensemble
(Presteigne Festival of Music and the Arts) Mahler Liedereines Fahrenden Gesellen
Thomas Allen (baritone), Julius Drake (piano)
(Machynlleth Festival)


Unknown: St David
Cello: Gretel Dowdeswell
Unknown: Peter Donohoe
Baritone: Thomas Allen
Piano: Julius Drake

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

BBC New Generation Artists in Manchester
Petroc Trelawny introduces a recital from the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester. Francois-Frederic Guy (piano)
Beethoven Piano Sonatas: in G, Op 14 No 2; in G, 49 No 2
Prokofiev Piano Sonata No 6, Op 82

: BBC Orchestras

BBC Philharmonic
Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet: Suite No 3 Conductor Ion Marin
Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No 1 in B flat minor Peter Donohoe , conductor Grant Llewellyn
Shostakovich Symphony No 14
Joan Rodgers (soprano), Neal Davies
(baritone), conductor Mark Wigglesworth


Conductor: Peter Donohoe
Conductor: Grant Llewellyn
Soprano: Joan Rodgers
Soprano: Neal Davies
Conductor: Mark Wigglesworth

: Music Restored

Lucie Skeaping visits conductor, keyboard player and musicologist
Christopher Hogwood at his Cambridge home, talks to him about his rich and varied career and plays some of his many recordings. (R)


Unknown: Lucie Skeaping
Musicologist: Christopher Hogwood

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents a special St David's Day programme from Cardiff and looks beyond the miners' lamps, leeks and laver bread to find out what it is to be Welsh in the 21st century. Poet Gwyneth Lewis demonstrates that the Welsh language is very much alive and well, but what of Welsh harpists and male-voice choirs? Traditional sounds mix with the latest in contemporary music-making with highlights from the stars of Welsh National Opera and the BBC National Orchestra of Wales.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Unknown: Gwyneth Lewis

: Performance on 3

A St David's 's Day Concert
The BBC National Chorus and Orchestra of Wales give their annual concert in honour of the patron saint of Wales, live from St.
David's Hall in Cardiff. Memories of a south-
Wales landscape inspire Rhian Samuel 's suite of dances, and the Welsh choral tradition is celebrated with two major works by Pouienc and Rossini. Janice Watson (soprano), Pamela Helen Stephen (mezzo),
Timothy Richards (tenor), Stephan Loges (baritone), BBC National Chorus and Orchestra of Wales, conductor Richard Hickox. Poulenc Gloria
Rhian Samuel Dawnsiau "rNant (Dances of the Stream)
8.10 Twenty Minutes:
Wales - a Case of Mistaken Identity
Welsh writers Patrick Hannan , Menna Elfyn and Owen Sheers considerthe irrelevance of Welsh stereotypes and assess the dominant aesthetic influences in Wales today, exploring a new cultural identity that has as much to do with marinas as male voice choirs.
8.30 Rossini Stabat Mater


Unknown: Rhian Samuel
Soprano: Janice Watson
Soprano: Pamela Helen Stephen
Tenor: Timothy Richards
Tenor: Stephan Loges
Conductor: Richard Hickox.
Conductor: Poulenc Gloria
Conductor: Rhian Samuel Dawnsiau
Unknown: Patrick Hannan
Unknown: Menna Elfyn
Unknown: Owen Sheers
Unknown: Rossini Stabat Mater

: Night Waves

Paul Allen discusses the British Museum's new African Galleries, as its huge collection, drawn from across the entire continent, returns to the Great Court after years in a temporary home. And a decade on from the Rodney King beating and the riots that followed, a report from Los
Angeles on the changing culture of the city.


Unknown: Paul Allen
Unknown: Rodney King

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington introduces Arvo Part's Tabula Rasa and begins a month of extraordinary recordings from around the world in the Berlin Phonogramm-Archiv.


Introduces: Fiona Talkington

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. Vivaldi Concerto in C for two guitars 12.15 Sweellnck Mein
Junges Leben Hat ein End 12.25 CPE Bach Rondo in C. Wq56 No 112.35 Relcha Clarinet Quintet in B flat, Op 89
1.00 Alexander Moyzes Symphonies: Nos 1 and 2 2.25 Rudolf Escher Arcana Suite
2.45 Jorgen Jerslld Three Danish Romances
3.00-5.00 BBC Schools
3.00 Stories and Rhymes
3.15 Word Games 13.30 Words Alive!
3.45 Listen and Write 4.05 Word Games 2
4.20 The Song Tree
4.40 Higher Still: English
5.00 Glinka Overture in D 5.05 Schubert Piano
Trio in E flat, D897 (Notturno) 5.20 Rossini Quartet No 1 in F 5.35 Saint-Saens Valse Mignonne in E flat, Op 104 5.40 Rimsky-Korsakov Capriccio Espagnol


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Bach Rondo
Unknown: Alexander Moyzes
Unknown: Rudolf Escher
Unknown: Jorgen Jerslld
Unknown: Saint-Saens Valse
Unknown: Korsakov Capriccio Espagnol

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