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: Boudewijn Buckinx

Pièce Frite a Droite et a Gauche (Hommage a Erik Satie )
5.05 Dellus, arr Fenby Intermezzo (Fennimore and Gerda)
5.15 Doppler Andante and Rondo, Op 25
5.35 CPE Bach Flute Concerto in D minor


Unknown: Erik Satie

: Morning on 3

With Tommy Pearson.
6.15 Fasch Chalumeau Concerto in B flat
Colin Lawson (chalumeau), English Concert, director Trevor Pinnock
6.30 Dvorak String Quartet in F, Op 96 (American) KellerQuartet
7.10 Francaix Cinque Piccoli Duetti Irena Grafenauer (flute), Maria Graf (harp)
7.35 Bach Partita No 5 in G, BWV829 Angela Hewitt (piano)
8.05 Copland Three motets Corydon Singers, conductor Matthew Best
8.40 Mozart Violin Sonata in C, K296 Itzhak Perlman (violin),
Daniel Barenboim (piano)


Unknown: Tommy Pearson.
Unknown: Colin Lawson
Director: Trevor Pinnock
Unknown: Piccoli Duetti
Flute: Irena Grafenauer
Harp: Maria Graf
Piano: Angela Hewitt
Violin: Itzhak Perlman
Piano: Daniel Barenboim

: Composer of the Week: Strauss

With Donald Macleod.
One of the most fascinating paradoxes of Richard Strauss is that he was blessed with a musical language of immense popular appeal; yet one would need to look hard to find a composer who was less motivated byfeelings of kinship towards his fellow man. Today Donald Macleod investigates how these characteristics manifest themselves in Strauss's music.
Overture: Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner
Love Scene (Feuersnot)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conductorThomas
Beecham Kramerspiegel (excerpt)
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), JorgDemus (piano) Salome (excerpt)
Orchestra of Deutsch Oper, Berlin, conductor Giuseppe Sinopoli


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Unknown: Richard Strauss
Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: Neville Marriner
Conductorthomas: Beecham Kramerspiegel
Baritone: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
Conductor: Giuseppe Sinopoli
Salome: Cheryl Studer (soprano)
Herod: Horst Hiestermann (tenor)
Herod'swife: Leonie Rysanek (soprano)

: Work in Progress

Museum curator Ken Arnold describes the preparations for a British Museum exhibition based on Henry Wellcome's medical collection.
4: They Died Differently Then
How can a collection amassed by an Edwardian with an Edwardian perspective collection be made relevant today?


Unknown: Ken Arnold

: Masterworks

Jonathan Swain. Bach ; SanctusAgnus Dei (Mass in B minor, BWV232) Brigitte Fassbaender (contralto), Claus-Hakan Ahnsjo (tenor), Bavarian
Radio Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Eugen Jochum
10.33 Dutilleux The Shadows of Time
Boston Symphony Orchestra, conductor Seiji Ozawa
10.55 Mahler Der Trunkene im Fruhling; Abschied (Das Lied von derErde) Nan Merriman (mezzo), Ernst Haefliger (tenor),
Amsterdam Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Eugen Jochum


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Agnus Dei
Contralto: Brigitte Fassbaender
Tenor: Claus-Hakan Ahnsjo
Conductor: Eugen Jochum
Conductor: Seiji Ozawa
Conductor: Mahler Der Trunkene
Unknown: Nan Merriman
Tenor: Ernst Haefliger
Conductor: Eugen Jochum

: Morning Performance

New Generation Artists
Performances by some of today's most exciting and talented young musicians, introduced by Verity Sharp.
Shostakovich Prelude and Fugue, Op 8 7 No 15 Ashley Wass (piano)
Brahms Clarinet Sonata in E flat, Op 120 No 2 Ronald van Spaendonck , Ashley Wass (piano)
Kodaly Sonata for solo cello Alban Gerhardt
Barber Piano Sonata Ashley Wass


Introduced By: Verity Sharp.
Unknown: Ronald van Spaendonck
Piano: Ashley Wass
Piano: Kodaly Sonata

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another concert in the series recorded last year at the Temple Church in London. Today the Hilliard Ensemble perform Gesualdo's Tenebrae Responsories for Maundy
Thursday. Presented by Chris de Souza.


Unknown: Hilliard Ensemble
Presented By: Chris de Souza.

: BBC Orchestras

BBC Symphony Orchestra
Mllhaud Ballet: Le Boeufsurle Toit
Conductor Diego Masson
Mozart Piano Concerto No 22 in E flat, K482 Emanuel Ax , conductor Andrew Davis Ravel Ballet: Daphnis and Chloe BBC Symphony Chorus, conductor Andrew Davis


Conductor: Emanuel Ax
Conductor: Andrew Davis
Conductor: Andrew Davis

: Music Restored

Tudor Cathedral Music
Another chance to hear a special concert given at Norwich Cathedral last year by the Sixteen undertheir director
Harry Christophers as part of the choir's Choral Pilgrimage. Theiryear-longjourney, from York to Canterbury, featured some of England's s greatest 16th-century choral music performed in the buildings forwhich it was written, including works by Byrd,
Tallis, Tavernerand Sheppard. Presented by Lucie Skeaping. (R)


Director: Harry Christophers
Unknown: Tavernerand Sheppard.
Presented By: Lucie Skeaping.

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents music and arts news and takes a look at the latest CD releases.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Boulevard Solitude
A modern take on the Manon Lescaut story in Hans Werner Henze 's first opera, newly staged by Nikolaus Lehnhoffforthe Royal Opera House. German soprano Alexandra von derWeth, acclaimed as Manon in Massenet's famous opera, and Swedish tenor Par Lindskog make their Covent
Garden debuts as the good-time girl and the young Armand des Grieux, whose on-off relationship leads to the inevitable unhappy ending. Underthe thumb of her streetwise dropout brother Lescaut - who is also her pimp - Henze's Manon murders her ageing sugar-daddy Lilaque while Armand snorts cocaine peddled by Lescaut. Presented by Chris de Souza in conversation with the singers and the production team. Henze Boulevard Solitude
Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, conductor Bernhard Kontarsky


Unknown: Manon Lescaut
Unknown: Hans Werner Henze
Presented By: Chris de Souza
Conductor: Bernhard Kontarsky
Manon Lescaut: Alexandra von Der Weth (soprano)
Armand, a student: Par Lindskog (tenor)
Lescaut: Wolfgang Rauch (baritone)
Francis, Armand's friend: Quentin Hayes (baritone)
Old Lilaque: Chris Merritt (tenor)
Young Lilaque: Graeme Broadbent (bass)

: Night Waves

Seamus Heaney 's llth collection of poetry, Electric Light, travels through time from the poet's own childhood to themes from the ancient world. In an extended interview he talks to Patrick Wright about these new poems.


Unknown: Seamus Heaney
Unknown: Patrick Wright

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington samples
Schlongo!!!daLUVdrone by Charlemagne Palestine alongside music forfourorgans by Steve Reich.


Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: Steve Reich.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Telemann Sonata in A (DerGetreue Music-Meister)
12.10 Joseph Martin Kraus Sinfonie in E flat
12.30 Beethoven Nottumo , Op 42
12.50 Moniuszko The Spinner
1.00 Sibelius Serenade No 1; Symphony No 7; Violin Concerto, Op 47
2.10 Prokofiev Pensées. Op 62
2.20 Goldmark String Quartet, Op 8
2.50 Dvorak Legend in C, Op 59 No 4


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Joseph Martin Kraus
Unknown: Beethoven Nottumo

: BBC Schools

3.00 Stories and Rhymes
3.15 Word Games 1
3.30 Words Alive!
3.45 Listen and Write
4.05 Word Games 2
4.20 The Song Tree
4.40 Higher Still Geography

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