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
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 forAndromede
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), Frangois Piolino (tenor), Jean-Frangois Gardeii (baritone), Les Arts Florissants, director William Christie
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.
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)
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
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 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
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)
Today's programme comes live from the opening day ofthe 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 ofthe contemporary buildings in the vicinity.
A performance ofthe 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)
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
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.
With Jonathan Swain. Guerrero Prado
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