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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
6.05 Schumann Kinderszenen , Op 15
6.45 Elgar Serenade for Strings
7.10 Vivaldi Trio Sonata in G minor, RV74
7.45 Mozart Fantasia in F minor, K608
8.20 Glazunov Oriental Rhapsody, Op 29
8.50 Norman Hallam Dance Suite


Unknown: Schumann Kinderszenen
Unknown: Mozart Fantasia
Unknown: Norman Hallam

: Composer of the Week: Arvo Part

(born 1935). "The complex and many-faceted only confuses me, and I must search for unity. What is it, this one thing, and how do I find my way to it?" The Estonian composer Arvo Part is now securely established as one of the most original voices of ourtime, his music a paradigm of meditative calm. But Part has travelled a long road to arrive in this transcendent sound world. Today Donald Macleod begins his exploration of that world, looking at some early examples of the music Part wrote before finding his mature voice in the purity of "tintinnabulation" -the sound of bells.
FurAlina Werner Bartschi (piano)
Symphony No 1 (Polyphonic) (2ndmvt: Prelude and Fugue)
Estonian RSO, conductor Neeme Jarvi
Trisagion Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra, conductor Saulius Dondeckis
Symphony No 3
Bamberg SO, conductor Neeme Jarvi Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten
I Fiamminghi, conductor Rudolf Werthen Producer Lydon Jones


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Benjamin Britten
Conductor: Rudolf Werthen
Producer: Lydon Jones

: Work in Progress

A daily series in which artists talk about theircurrentwork. Jackie Kay , novelist, playwright and award-winning poet, talks about the writing of her latest collection of Short Stories. Producer Fiona McLean


Unknown: Jackie Kay
Producer: Fiona McLean

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan. This week featuring
Bach cantatas and recordings by German bass-baritone Hans Hotter.
Bach Cantata No 50: Nun 1st das Heil und die Kraft The Sixteen, conductor Harry Christophers
10.10 Re-issue of the Week: Verdi Ella
Giammai M 'Amo (Don Carlos , Act 3) Hans Hotter (bass-baritone),
Bavarian RSO, conductor Rudolf Alberth
10.18 Dvorak Symphony No 5 in F Czech PO, conductor Karel Sejna
10.54 Bach Cantata No 202: Weichet
Nur, Betrubte Schatten Elisabeth
Schumann (soprano), instrumental ensemble, conductor Bruno Reibold
11.17 Wolf Prometheus
Hans Hotter (bass-baritone), Gerald Moore (piano)


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Bass-Baritone: Hans Hotter.
Conductor: Harry Christophers
Unknown: Verdi Ella
Unknown: Don Carlos
Conductor: Rudolf Alberth
Conductor: Karel Sejna
Unknown: Betrubte Schatten Elisabeth
Conductor: Bruno Reibold
Conductor: Wolf Prometheus
Bass-Baritone: Hans Hotter
Piano: Gerald Moore

: Morning Performance

Artist in Focus: James Galway
In this week's programmes,
Sean Rafferty talks to Northern Ireland's most distinguished flute player about his life and career, and introduces performances drawn from the BBC Archives.
Franz Doppler Andante and Rondo, Op 25 James Galway and William Bennett (flutes), BBC Philharmonic, conductor Edward Downes
Widor Suite , Op 34
Christopher O'Reilly (piano) Ravel Sheherazade
Jessye Norman (soprano), Dalton Baldwin (piano)
Rodrigo Concierto Pastoral Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Eduardo Mata


Unknown: James Galway
Talks: Sean Rafferty
Unknown: James Galway
Flutes: William Bennett
Conductor: Edward Downes
Conductor: Widor Suite
Piano: Christopher O'Reilly
Soprano: Jessye Norman
Soprano: Dalton Baldwin
Conductor: Eduardo Mata

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

From the Wigmore Hall in London, a recital by a BBC New Generation Artist. Alban Gerhardt (cello), Steven Osborne (piano)
Bach Cello Suite No 5 in C minor, BWV1011 Martinu Variations on a Slovak Theme
Beethoven Cello Sonata in D, Op 102 No 2 Repeated Sunday 1pm


Cello: Alban Gerhardt
Piano: Steven Osborne

: BBC Orchestras

Ulster Orchestra
Mozart Symphony No 31 in D, K297 (Paris) Conductor Jacek Kaspszyk
Mozart Piano Concerto No 16 in D, K451 Hugh Tinney , conductor Matthias Bamert
Mahler Symphony No 4 Gillian Mcllwraith (soprano), conductor George Cleve


Conductor: Jacek Kaspszyk
Conductor: Hugh Tinney
Soprano: Gillian McLlwraith
Conductor: George Cleve

: Making Tracks

Blue Peter's Simon Thomas and Matt Baker present music for younger listeners, including some ragtime from
Benny Goodman and Stravinsky, and a couple of tracks about travelling on a train.
WEB SITE: www.bbc. co.uk/radio3/makingtracks


Unknown: Simon Thomas
Unknown: Matt Baker
Unknown: Benny Goodman

: Opera in Action

Fantasy Opera: Eugene Onegin
Michael White assembles a dream-team cast for Tchaikovsky's operatic masterpiece, including
Galina Vishnevskaya , Vladimir Atlantov , Neil Shikov and Dmitri Hvorostovsky.


Unknown: Eugene Onegin
Unknown: Michael White
Unknown: Galina Vishnevskaya
Unknown: Vladimir Atlantov
Unknown: Neil Shikov
Unknown: Dmitri Hvorostovsky.

: In Tune

Humphrey Carpenter introduces music and arts news, and delves into the heady world of Parisian cabaret at the end of the 19th century as the new film Moulin Rouge opens the 2001 Cannes film festival. Music in the programme includes at 7.00 a work by the first of this year's Masterprize semi-finalists, Graham Atkin 's North played by the BBC
Philharmonic under Rumon Gamba.


Introduces: Humphrey Carpenter
Unknown: Graham Atkin
Unknown: Rumon Gamba.

: Performance on 3

A concert given yesterday at London's Royal Festival Hall, which featured the premiere of Peter Maxwell Davies 's Antarctic Symphony.
Tasmin Little (violin), Philharmonia Orchestra, conductors David Atherton and Peter Maxwell Davies
Walton March: Crown Imperial Elgar Violin Concerto in B minor
Maxwell Davies Antarctic Symphony (Symphony No 8)
Peter Maxwell Davies 's world premiere: pl9


Unknown: Peter Maxwell Davies
Conductors: David Atherton
Conductors: Peter Maxwell Davies
Unknown: Peter Maxwell Davies

: Night Waves

A Victorian voice for a modern age? Isabel Hilton discusses the life and work of Arthur Hugh Clough whose struggle against class, capitalism and the establishment, and witty distinctive verse, demand as much attention as his more famous contemporaries. Plus a review of the low-budget independent Indian film that's attracting world attention, The Terrorist, which tells the story of a young Tamil suicide bomber in Sri Lanka.


Unknown: Isabel Hilton
Unknown: Arthur Hugh Clough

: Late Junction

Myths from medieval Iceland sung by Sequentia, experimental bandourafrom
Ukraine via New York and highlights from a concert given by the Jocelyn Pook
Ensemble last March as part of their Contemporary Music Network tour. Presented by Verity Sharp.


Unknown: Jocelyn Pook
Presented By: Verity Sharp.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. Verdi Per Me Giunto
(Don Carlos ) 12.15 Spohr Duo in F, Op 148
12.35 Mendelssohn Piano Concerto No 2 in D minorl.00 Mozart String Quartet in B flat, K589 Beethoven String Quartet in E flat, Op 74 (Harp) 1.55 Schubert Piano
Sonata inA, 09592.25 Melartin Consolation
2.35 Frank Martin Mass for two choirs


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Don Carlos
Unknown: Frank Martin Mass

: 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

: Hellendaal

Cello Sonata, Op 5 No 54.40
Tartini Trumpet Concerto in 04.50 Palestrina Litaniae de Beatae Virgine Maria 5.05
Wilbye DrawOn Sweet NightGibbons Whatls Our Life ? 5.15 Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 4 in G, BWV1049 5.40 Dela Violin Sonatine
5.50 Satie, arr Milhaud Jack-in-the-box


Unknown: Palestrina Litaniae
Unknown: Bach Brandenburg

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