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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
Britten Suite: The Sword in the Stone Nash Ensemble , conductor Lionel Friend
6.40 Uszt Légendes Leslie Howard (piano)
7.00 Vivaldi Concerto in G minor, RV577 (Per /'Orchestra di Dresda) Peter Hanson (violin) Peter Holtslag and Catherine Latham (recorders), Paul Goodwin and Lorraine Wood (oboes), Alberto Grazzi (bassoon), English Concert, director Trevor Pinnock
7.40 Beach Piano Trio in A minor, Op 150 The Ambache
8.00 Bach Cantata No 72: Alles Nur nach Gottes Willen
Monteverdi Choir , English Baroque Soloists, conductor John Eliot Gardiner
8.40 Copland Rodeo
San Francisco Symphony , conductor Michael Tilson Thomas


Conductor: Stone Nash Ensemble
Piano: Leslie Howard
Violin: Peter Hanson
Violin: Peter Holtslag
Violin: Catherine Latham
Unknown: Paul Goodwin
Oboes: Lorraine Wood
Oboes: Alberto Grazzi
Director: Trevor Pinnock
Unknown: Monteverdi Choir
Conductor: John Eliot
Conductor: San Francisco Symphony
Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas

: Composer of the Week:Edmund Rubbra

(1901-86). A week of programmes to celebrate the centenary of the birth of Edmund Rubbra. Presented by Donald Macleod , in conversation with music writer Robert Layton , who was a pupil of Rubbra. 1: Early Influences
As a youth, Rubbra gave a recital of piano music by Cyril Scott , who later became his first composition teacher. Studies with Hoist and Vaughan Williams also had a great influence on Rubbra's early music. Prelude and Fugue on a tTheme by Cyril Scott The Composer (piano)
Phantasy for two violins and piano, Op 16 Krysia Osostowicz and Catherine Manson (violins), Michael Dussek (piano)
A Tribute to Vaughan Williams on His 70th Birthday BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Richard Hickox
Symphony No 4 London Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Vernon Handley Producers David Stevens and Les Pratt


Unknown: Edmund Rubbra.
Presented By: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Robert Layton
Music By: Cyril Scott
Music By: Vaughan Williams
Unknown: Cyril Scott
Violins: Catherine Manson
Violins: Michael Dussek
Unknown: Vaughan Williams
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Conductor: Vernon Handley
Producers: David Stevens

: Work in Progress

A daily series in which artists talk about theircurrent work. Film-maker and writer
Hanif Kureishi talks about his ideas for a novel about bodies. Producer Frances Byrnes


Talks: Hanif Kureishi
Producer: Frances Byrnes

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan. This week featuring
Glazunov symphonies and recordings by Polish keyboard player Wanda Landowska. Dellus In a Summer Garden Philadelphia Orchestra, conductor Eugene Ormandy
10.17 Re-issue of the Week: Bach Harpsichord Concerto in D minor,
BWV1052 Wanda Landowska , Orchestra conducted by Eugene Bigot
10.44 Mehul Champs Paternels (Joseph) Leopold Simoneau (tenor),
Berlin Radio SO, conductor Lee Schaenen
10.52 Glazunov Symphony No 4 in Eflat USSR SO, conductor Yevgeny Svetlanov


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Unknown: Wanda Landowska.
Conductor: Eugene Ormandy
Unknown: Wanda Landowska
Conducted By: Eugene Bigot
Tenor: Leopold Simoneau
Conductor: Lee Schaenen
Conductor: Yevgeny Svetlanov

: Morning Performance

Artist In Focus: Joshua Bell
In this week's programmes, Humphrey Burton talks to the American violinist
Joshua Bell and together they introduce some of his many recordings from the BBC archive. Today, Bell talks about his early life in Bloomington, Indiana and how his careerwas kick-started by a competition run jointly by the Ford corporation and the teenage magazine Seventeen.
Wlenlawskl Polonaise Brillante No 2 in Zoltan Kocsis (piano)
Barber Violin Concerto BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Leonard Slatkin
John Corigliano The Red Violin: Chaconne for violin and orchestra Chicago SO, conductor Christoph Eschenbach
Mendelssohn Octet Joshua Bell,
Rachel Isserlis , Anthony Marwood , Daniel Phillips (violins) Carla- Maria Rodrigues , Garfield Jackson (violas) Steven Isserlis , David Waterman (cellos)


Unknown: Joshua Bell
Talks: Humphrey Burton
Violinist: Joshua Bell
Piano: Zoltan Kocsis
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
Conductor: John Corigliano
Conductor: Christoph Eschenbach
Unknown: Rachel Isserlis
Unknown: Anthony Marwood
Violins: Daniel Phillips
Unknown: Maria Rodrigues
Violas: Garfield Jackson
Violas: Steven Isserlis
Cellos: David Waterman

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

From the Wigmore Hall in London.
Leopold String Trio
Strauss Variations on "Das Dirndl Is Harb auf Mi"
Judith Bingham Fifty Shades of Green: A Jungle Picture by Henri Rousseau
(Royal Philharmonic Society/BBC Radio 3 commission) (first performance) Beethoven Serenade in D, Op 8 Repeated Sunday lpm


Unknown: Judith Bingham
Unknown: Henri Rousseau

: BBC Orchestras

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Conductor Osmo Vanska
Britten Cello Symphony Julian Lloyd Webber Vaughan Williams London Symphony (Symphony No 2)

: Making Tracks

Blue Peter's Simon Thomas and Matt Baker return with the music series for younger listeners. Today's programme includes a track inspired by a man who shot an apple off his son's head, a folk tune from Egypt and music from the cartoon classic Aladdin. WEB SITE: www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/makingtracks


Unknown: Simon Thomas
Unknown: Matt Baker

: Opera in Action

Fantasy Opera: Peter Grimes
Michael White assembles a dream-team cast for Benjamin Britten 's masterpiece, including Peter Pears , Jon Vickers , Joan Cross and Thomas Allen.


Unknown: Peter Grimes
Unknown: Michael White
Unknown: Benjamin Britten
Unknown: Peter Pears
Unknown: Jon Vickers
Unknown: Joan Cross
Unknown: Thomas Allen.

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents music and arts news, with guests including cellist
Tim Hugh , who will be playing live in the studio.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Unknown: Tim Hugh

: Performance on 3

A concert given on Saturday by the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra at London's
Barbican Hall.
Inger Dam-Jensen (soprano)
Czech PO , conductor Vladimir Ashkenazy Strauss Four Last Songs Mahler Symphony No 5
Inger Dam-Jensen - Music: page 25


Soprano: Inger Dam-Jensen
Conductor: Czech Po
Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy
Unknown: Inger Dam-Jensen

: BBC Philharmonic Wind

Conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
Strauss Serenade for 13 wind instruments, Op 7


Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier
Conductor: Strauss Serenade

: Night Waves

In tonight's arts and culture magazine Susannah Clapp talks to Sebastian Faulkes whose new novel, On Green
Dolphin Street, is set in the Cold War. Plus the curious history of one of mankind's oldest fears, being buried alive.


Talks: Susannah Clapp
Unknown: Sebastian Faulkes

: Late Junction

Tonight's programme features music from Icelandic band Sigur Ros and HilmarOrnHilmarsson and the floating rhythms of Norwegian percussionist Terje Isungset. Music this week also includes tangos around the world, and extracts from a 1990 Melodiya double disc of field recordings entitled Music of the Northern Lights. Presented by Fiona Talkington.


Unknown: Terje Isungset.
Presented By: Fiona Talkington.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. Mendelssohn
Overture: Calm Sea and Prosperous
Voyage 12.15 Chausson Poeme de I 'Amour etde la Merl2.45 Debussy Estampes
1.00 Schubert Quartet in A minor, 0804 Beethoven Quartet in C. Op 59 No 3
(Rasumovsky) Dohnanyl Piano Quintet No 1 in C minor Pamela Mia Paul (piano)
2.35 Leevi Madetoja Symphonic Suite, Op 4


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Chausson Poeme
Piano: Pamela Mia Paul

: BBC Schools

3.00 Something to Think About 3.15
Playtime 3.30 Music Box 3.45 EAL: Let's Make a Story 4.00 Let's Make a Story
4.15 Song Tree

: Mozart

Vedrai , Carino ( (Don Giovanni) Liszt Reminiscences on Mozart's "Don Giovanni" Carino (Don Giovanni)

: Borodin

Overture: Prince

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