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: Morning on 3

With Tommy Pearson.
6.20 Michael Haydn Duo in C
6.40 Faure Masques et Bergamasques, Op 112
7.10 Weber Grand Duo Concertant, Op 48
7.45 Mendelssohn String Symphony No 1 in 8.00 Jeremiah Clarke The Prince of Denmark's March
8.35 Janacek Sinfonietta


Unknown: Tommy Pearson.
Unknown: Michael Haydn Duo
Unknown: Jeremiah Clarke

: Composer of the Week: Charpentier

2: The 1680s
By the 1680s Charpentier was firmly established as a successful composer in the French theatre. Although illness robbed him of the chance of an appointment at court it did not stop him from furthering his career by writing music for the funeral services following the death of the Infanta of Spain and Queen of France,
Maria Theresa. Presented by Donald Macleod. Theatre music for Andromede
London Baroque, director Charles Medlam Dialogue between Magdalene and Jesus Concerto Vocale, director Rene Jacobs Sonata in 8 parts (excerpts)
London Baroque, director Charles Mediam De Profundis Gent Madrigal Choir,
Cantabile Gent, Musica Polyphonica , conductor Louis Devos
Les Plaisirs de Versailles (excerpt)
Sophie Daneman (soprano),
Katalin Karolyi (mezzo), Francois Piolino (tenor), Jean-Francois Gardeil (baritone), Les Arts Florissants, director William Christie


Unknown: Maria Theresa.
Presented By: Donald MacLeod.
Director: Charles Medlam
Director: Rene Jacobs
Director: Charles Mediam
Conductor: Louis Devos
Soprano: Sophie Daneman
Soprano: Katalin Karolyi
Tenor: Francois Piolino
Baritone: Jean-Francois Gardeil
Director: William Christie

: Work in Progress

Ted Chamberlin talks about his forthcoming book If This Is Your Land,
Where Are Your Stories?, and reveals how the language of mathematics helps us to calculate the incalculable.


Talks: Ted Chamberlin

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Hummel Rondo Favori in E flat, Op 11 Ignace Friedman (piano)
10.10 Mendelssohn Symphony No 2 in B flat (Hymn of Praise) Adele Stolte
(soprano), Peter Schreier (tenor), Leipzig Radio Choir, Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, conductor Kurt Masur
11.12 Beethoven Piano Sonata in C sharp minor, Op 27 No 2 (Moonlight) Ignace Friedman (piano)


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Unknown: Hummel Rondo Favori
Piano: Ignace Friedman
Soprano: Adele Stolte
Soprano: Peter Schreier
Conductor: Kurt Masur
Piano: Ignace Friedman

: Morning Performance

New Horizons
Music from festivals held at the Royal Northern College of Music and from
Sainsbury's Choirs of the Year past and present, introduced by Tommy Pearson. Chores Amici.conductorChrisMallinson Britten Sacred and Profane (excerpts) Fodens Brass Band, conductor Bryan Hurdley ElgarHowarth Fireworks
Canzonetta, director Jeffrey Wynn Davies Judith Bingham The Drowned Lovers Stanford The Blue Bird
Fodens Brass Band, conductor James Gourlay Bingham Prague
James Gourlay (tuba). RNCM Wind
Orchestra, conductor Timothy Reynish Ray Premru Tuba Concerto (finale)
Chores Amici, conductor Chris Mallinson Part 0 Morgenstern; 0 Konig Alter Volker; 0 Immanuel (Seven Magnificat Antiphons) Fodens Brass Band, conductor Edward Gregson
Gregson The Trumpets of Angels


Introduced By: Tommy Pearson.
Conductor: Bryan Hurdley
Director: Jeffrey Wynn Davies
Director: Judith Bingham
Conductor: James Gourlay
Conductor: Bingham Prague
Conductor: James Gourlay
Conductor: Timothy Reynish
Conductor: Ray Premru
Conductor: Chris Mallinson
Conductor: Edward Gregson

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Recorded in 1999 during Glasgow's week-long festival Music Live, the Hungarian
Keller Quartet perform two dramatic and turbulent works: Mozart's StringQuartet in D minor, K421 and Schubert's Death and the Maiden in the same key.

: BBC Orchestras

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Haydn Symphony No 31 in D (Hornsignal) Conductor Alexander Polianichko
Stravinsky Symphony in three movements Conductor Justin Brown
Strauss Horn Concerto No 1 David Rack , conductor Alexander Polianichko Beethoven Symphony No 2 in D Conductor Alexander Polianichko


Conductor: Alexander Polianichko
Conductor: Stravinsky Symphony
Conductor: Justin Brown
Conductor: David Rack
Conductor: Alexander Polianichko
Conductor: Alexander Polianichko

: Voices

My Kind of Song. lain Burnside talks to
Germaine Greer about her favourite songs and singers: a varied selection from 19th-century German lied via Italian opera to Carly Simon and Nina Simone. (R)


Unknown: Germaine Greer
Unknown: Carly Simon
Unknown: Nina Simone.

: In Tune

Today's programme comes live from the opening day of the City of London Festival. The venue is the sumptuous Livery Hall of the Worshipful Company of Drapers, where Sean Rafferty is joined by the BBC Concert Orchestra conducted by Christopher Warren-Green. Guests from the festival programme include pianist Melvyn Tan playing Mozart and oboist Nick Daniel. And for Architecture Week there is an opportunity to hear about some of the contemporary buildings in the vicinity.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Conducted By: Christopher Warren-Green
Pianist: Melvyn Tan
Unknown: Nick Daniel.

: Free but Alone

A performance of the violin sonata written jointly by Brahms, Schumann and Albert Dietrich as a gift for Joseph Joachim.
Franco Gulli (violin), Enrica Cavallo (piano) Dietrich/Schumann/Brahms F-A-E Sonata (R)


Unknown: Albert Dietrich
Unknown: Joseph Joachim.
Violin: Franco Gulli
Violin: Enrica Cavallo

: Performance on 3

St Magnus Festival
A concert direct from the ancient St Magnus Cathedral in Kirkwall on the Orkney mainland, given by this year's orchestra in residence, the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Presented by Kirsteen McCue.
Thomas Zehetmair (violin), Ruth Killius (viola), BBC Scottish Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Martyn Brabbins Elgar Introduction and Allegro Mozart Sinfonia Concertante in E flat, K364
8.50 Twenty Minutes: Theory and Practice By Candia McWilliam. A boat trip in the Highlands, and all at once the differences between a singer and a musician are revealed. Read by Siriol Jenkins. (R)
9.10 Stuart MacRae Portrait II
Beethoven Symphony No 4 in B flat See also tomorrow 7.30pm


Presented By: Kirsteen McCue.
Violin: Thomas Zehetmair
Violin: Ruth Killius
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Unknown: Allegro Mozart
Unknown: Candia McWilliam.

: Late Junction

The Spanish guitar of Paco de Lucia , folk music by Martin Simpson , and Bryn Terfel's moving interpretation of Butterworth's Six songs from A
Shropshire Lad". With Fiona Talkington.


Unknown: Paco de Lucia
Music By: Martin Simpson
Unknown: Fiona Talkington.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. Guerrero Prado
VerdeyFlorido 12.10
Stravinsky Petrushka 12.45 Schumann 5 Gedichte derKonigen Maria Stuart
1.00 The second part of Monteverdi's Selva Morale e Spirituale.
2.55 Vivaldi Concerto da Camera in G minor, RV107
3.05 Bach, orch Webem Ricercata from Bach's "Musical Offering" (BWV1079)
3.15 Mendelssohn Piano Concerto No 2 in D minor
3.40 Rimsky-Korsakov Suite: Tsar Saltan
4.00 Marcello Concerto in D minor
4.10 Marais Caprice ou Sonate
4.20 Demersseman Concert Fantasy for two flutes and piano, Op 36
4.30 Mozart Divertimento in D, K136
4.45 Wagner Prelude, Act 1: Die
Meistersinger von Nurnberg 5.05 Uszt
Prometheus 5.20 Salnt-Saens Oboe Sonata in D, Op 166 5.35 Cavalli Sonata a 8 5.45 Musorgsky, orch Rimsky-Korsakov A Night on the Bare Mountain


Unknown: Stravinsky Petrushka
Unknown: Maria Stuart
Unknown: Webem Ricercata
Unknown: Mozart Divertimento

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