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: Morning on 3

Penny Gore . Strauss Prelude (Capriccio)
6.50 Stanley Organ Concerto in E, Op 10 Nol
7.00 Schubert Overture in D in the Italian
Style, D590
7.40 Janacek On an Overgrown Path, Book 1 (excerpts)
8.05 Purcell Incidental music (Abdelazer)
8.35 Hindemith Symphonic
Metamorphoses on a theme of Weber


Unknown: Penny Gore

: Composer of the Week: Mozart

5: Mozart in Prague (1 787). By 1787
Mozart's opera Le Nozze di Figaro had been a huge success and he'd been commissioned to write Don Giovanni. The new opera was very well received, Mozart was at last offered an appointment at court, and Constanze was expecting another baby-there was a lot to be hopeful about. Symphony No 38 in D, K504 (Prague) Czech PO, conductor Rafael Kubelik Masonic Funeral Music, K4 77 Staatskapelle Dresden, conductor Peter Schreier
Bella Mia Fiamma , K528 Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano), Vienna Chamber Orchestra, conductor Gyorgy Fischer Don Giovanni (final scene)
Luba Orgonosova and Charlotte Margiono (sopranos), Eirian James (mezzo),
Christoph Pregardien (tenor), lldebrando d'Archangelo (baritone), Julian Clarkson (bass), English Baroque Soloists, conductor John Eliot Gardiner


Unknown: Don Giovanni.
Conductor: Rafael Kubelik
Conductor: Peter Schreier
Conductor: Bella Mia Fiamma
Conductor: Gyorgy Fischer
Conductor: Don Giovanni
Unknown: Luba Orgonosova
Sopranos: Eirian James
Tenor: Christoph Pregardien
Baritone: Julian Clarkson
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner

: Work in Progress

Michael Donaghy talks about his new travelling poetry show A Fine Excess.


Talks: Michael Donaghy

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Ravel Alborada del Gracioso
Chicago SO, conductor Fritz Reiner
10.13 Brahms Three Intermezzi , Op 117 Wilhelm Kempff (piano)
10.28 Rameau Hippolyte etAricie (excerpt) Patricia Petibon (soprano), Eirian James (mezzo), Mark Padmore (tenor), Les Arts Florissants, conductor William Christie
10.46 Stravinsky Le Chant du Rossignol Chicago SO, conductor Fritz Reiner
11.08 Brahms Four Pieces, Op 119 Emanuel Ax (piano)


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Conductor: Fritz Reiner
Conductor: Brahms Three Intermezzi
Piano: Wilhelm Kempff
Piano: Rameau Hippolyte
Soprano: Patricia Petibon
Soprano: Eirian James
Tenor: Mark Padmore
Conductor: William Christie
Conductor: Stravinsky Le Chant
Conductor: Fritz Reiner

: Morning Performance

Artist in Focus: Emma Kirkby
Brian Kay talks to the British soprano and introduces some of her more recent concert and studio performances. Hasse Solitudini Campestre With London Baroque
Bach Cantata No 199: Mein Herz
Schwimmt im Blut With the Freiburg
Baroque Orchestra directed by Gottfried von der Goltz
Handel Cantata: ArmidaAbbandonata, HWV105 With the Academy of Ancient Music directed by Andrew Manze
Bach Cantata No 82a: Ich Habe Genug With the Freiburg Baroque Orchestra directed by Gottfried von der Goltz


Unknown: Emma Kirkby
Talks: Brian Kay
Unknown: Mein Herz
Directed By: Andrew Manze
Directed By: Gottfried von Der Goltz

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Beyond Bach II
Lucie Skeaping introduces the second of four concerts repeated from last year's
Lufthansa Festival of Baroque Music at St John's, Smith Square, in London. Today cellist Richard Lester and pianist Susan Tomes perform music by Bach and some of his admirer-arrangers.
Bach, arr Schumann Suite No 3 in C,
BWV1009 Bach , arr Busoni Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue
Bach, arr Gounod Méditation sur le Premier Prélude de piano de Bach Bach Viola da Gamba Sonata in G, BWV1027(R)


Unknown: Richard Lester
Pianist: Susan Tomes
Unknown: Bwv1009 Bach

: BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Tchaikovsky Fantasy Overture: Romeo andJuliet Conductor Grant Llewellyn Scriabin Poem of Ecstasy Conductor Grant Llewellyn
Shostakovich Cello Concerto No 2 Steven Isserlis , conductor Mark Wigglesworth Glazunov Symphony No 7 in F Conductor Tadaaki Otaka


Conductor: Grant Llewellyn
Conductor: Scriabin Poem
Conductor: Grant Llewellyn
Conductor: Steven Isserlis
Conductor: Mark Wigglesworth
Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka

: Jazz Legends

Erroll Garner
Julian Joseph introduces recordings by the popular American pianist, including a BBC session from 1964 with Edward Calhoun (bass) and Kelly Martin (drums).


Unknown: Erroll Garner
Introduces: Julian Joseph
Bass: Edward Calhoun
Bass: Kelly Martin

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty introduces news from the arts world and a selection of music.


Introduces: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Wigmore Hall Centenary Concert II
In the second of the Wigmore Hall's gala centenary concerts, Stephanie Hughes introduces some of today's greatest singers in a programme devised and accompanied by Graham Johnson , entitled An Evening of Magic and Miracles. Barbara Bonney (soprano), Andreas Scholl (countertenor), Anthony Rolfe Johnson (tenor), Matthias Gome (baritone),
Zachary Williamson (boy soprano),
Edin Karamazov (lute),Graham Johnson (piano)
8.00 Interval: The Story of the Wigmore Hall
Performers associated with the Wigmore Hall reflect on how mere bricks and mortar have inspired such universal affection and respect. Introduced by Anthony Burton.
8.25 Part 2


Unknown: Wigmore Hall
Introduces: Stephanie Hughes
Accompanied By: Graham Johnson
Soprano: Barbara Bonney
Soprano: Andreas Scholl
Tenor: Anthony Rolfe Johnson
Tenor: Matthias Gome
Baritone: Zachary Williamson
Soprano: Edin Karamazov
Piano: Graham Johnson
Introduced By: Anthony Burton.

: Night Waves

Paul Allen and guests discuss the impact of a new interest in pictures of the past and what they reveal. Plus a review of Closerto Heaven, Jonathan Harvey 's new musical with the Pet Shop Boys.


Unknown: Paul Allen
Unknown: Jonathan Harvey

: Andy Kershaw

" Drag Queens in Limousines. Nuns in blue jeans. Dreamers with big dreams. Poets and Awol marines. These are my friends." American country singer Mary Gauthier is Andy's studio guest.


Singer: Mary Gauthier

: Jazz on 3

John Butcher and Steve Noble
This week's show features a session by two of the UK's leading improvisers: John Butcher (saxophone) and Steve Noble (percussion). Butcher is the leader of a generation of saxophone players who have taken on board the extended techniques pioneered by Evan Parker , and Steve Noble is a veteran of Derek Bailey 's Company Festival and the Hans Koch Big Band. Presented by Jez Nelson , who also presents his monthy roundup of new contemporary jazz releases.
Producers Steve Shepherd and Kathryn Willgress


Unknown: John Butcher
Unknown: Steve Noble
Unknown: Steve Noble
Unknown: Evan Parker
Unknown: Steve Noble
Unknown: Derek Bailey
Presented By: Jez Nelson
Producers: Steve Shepherd
Producers: Kathryn Willgress

: Through the Night

With Jill Anderson. A complete performance of Rossini's La Cenerentola.
3.40 Kodaly Dances from Galanta
3.45Martinu Clarinet Sonata
4.00 Schickhardt Concerto in G minor
4.25 Verdi Alzira (excerpts)
4.40 Eespere Sub Specie Quietatis
4.50 Bernstein Overture: Candide
5.05 Puccini, transcr Epstein La Bohème (excerpts)
5.15 Falla, arr Gregor Piatigorsky Ritual Fire Dance (El Amor Brujo)
5.25 Praetorius Meine Seele Erhebt den Herrn (Deutsches Magnificat)
5.40 Wagner 0 Du Mein Holder Abendstern (Tannhauser)
5.45 Uszt Hungarian Rhapsody No 1 in Fminor


Unknown: Jill Anderson.
Unknown: Verdi Alzira
Unknown: Gregor Piatigorsky

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