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: Morning on 3

With Tommy Pearson.
Butterworth The Banks of Green Willow
LSO, conductor Richard Hickox
6.35Janacek Suite: On an Overgrown Path London Jupiter Orchestra, conductor Gregory Rose
7.05 Myslivicek Wind Octet No 1 in E flat Harmoniemusik of London
7.35 Bach Keyboard Concerto No 2 in E, BWV1053 Academy of St Martin in the Fields, director Murray Perahia (piano)
8.10 Schumann Five Pieces in Folk Style, Op 102 Misha Maisky (cello), Martha Argerich (piano)
8.40 Strauss Till Eulenspiegel Swedish RSO, conductor Sergiu Celibidache


Unknown: Tommy Pearson.
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Conductor: Gregory Rose
Unknown: St Martin
Piano: Murray Perahia
Cello: Misha Maisky
Piano: Martha Argerich
Conductor: Sergiu Celibidache

: Composer of the Week: Charpentier: 4: Medee

Charpentier's rival Lully had a virtual musical monopoly at the court of King Louis XIV, and perhaps unsurprisingly his supporters were scathing in their attacks on Charpentier's Medee. Subsequently the opera sank without trace. In 1984 the work was rescued from obscurity and staged at the Opera de Lyon.

William Christie with Les Arts Florissants recorded the opera, and re-recorded it in 1993-4. It is the later recording which is included in this programme. Presented by Donald Macleod. Medee (excerpts) Lorraine Hunt and Noeme Rime (sopranos), Mark Padmore (tenor), Bernard Deletre (bass), Les Arts Florissants, director William Christie


Presenter: Donald MacLeod

: Work in Progress

Writer, anthropologist and academic Ted Chamberlin talks about his forthcoming book If This Is Your Land, Where Are Your Stor/es?and explains how songs and stories console us in the midst of sadness.


Talks: Ted Chamberlin

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
A Scarlatti Concerto Grosso No 3 in F
Soloists of the Scarlatti Orchestra of Naples, director Ettore Gracis
10.15 Bizet Chanson Bohème: Solange Michel (Carmen) Choir and Orchestra of I'Opera-Comique, conductor Andre Cluytens
10.20 Mendelssohn Symphony No 4 in A (Italian) New Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Wolfgang Sawallisch
10.50 Chopin Polonaise in B flat, Op 71
No 2; Nocturne in E flat, Op 55 No 2: Etude in C minor, Op 10 No 12 (Revolutionary) Ignace Friedman (piano)
11.06 Bruckner Te Deum
Maria Stader (soprano), Sieglinde Wagner (contralto), Ernst Haefliger (tenor), Peter Lagger (bass), Choir of the Berlin Opera, Berlin PO, conductor Eugen Jochum


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Director: Ettore Gracis
Unknown: Solange Michel
Conductor: Andre Cluytens
Conductor: Wolfgang Sawallisch
Conductor: Chopin Polonaise
Piano: Ignace Friedman
Piano: Bruckner Te Deum
Soprano: Maria Stader
Contralto: Ernst Haefliger
Tenor: Peter Lagger
Conductor: Eugen Jochum

: Morning Performance

New Horizons
A week of music-making from some of the country's most skilled amateur bands and choirs. Introduced by Tommy Pearson.
Richard Pearce (organ), Berkshire Youth Choir, conductor Gillian Dibden Parry / Was Glad
Cory Band, conductor Robert Childs John Pickard Men of Stone
Berkshire Youth Choir
Britten Rejoice in the Lamb Katie Price (trombone),
Chetham's Music School Wind Orchestra, conductor Ian Dickinson
Adam Gorb Downtown Diversions
Andrew Lumsden (organ), Chester Bach Choir, conductor Paul Spicer
Tippett Spirituals (A Child of Our Time) Cory Band. conductor Robert Childs
Eigar, arr Childs Organ Sonata, Op 28


Introduced By: Tommy Pearson.
Introduced By: Richard Pearce
Conductor: Gillian Dibden
Conductor: Robert Childs
Conductor: John Pickard
Conductor: Ian Dickinson
Conductor: Adam Gorb
Unknown: Andrew Lumsden
Unknown: Chester Bach
Conductor: Paul Spicer
Conductor: Tippett Spirituals
Conductor: Cory Band.
Conductor: Robert Childs

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

A recital given in Chester last summer by the Leopold String Trio and Paul Lewis. Introduced byPetrocTrelawny.
Dohnanyi Serenade for string trio, Op 10 Mozart Piano Quartet in G minor, K4 7S(R)


Unknown: Paul Lewis.
Introduced Bypetroctrelawny: Dohnanyi Serenade

: BBC Orchestras

Ulster Orchestra
Rossini Overture: The Silken Ladder
Conductor John Lubbock
Haydn Organ Concerto in C
Gillian Weir , conductor Matthias Bamert Stravinsky Symphony in C Conductor John Lubbock
Bossi Organ Concerto in A minor
Gillian Weir , conductor Matthias Bamert Haydn Symphony No 99 in Eflat Conductor Takuo Yuasa


Conductor: Gillian Weir
Conductor: Matthias Bamert
Conductor: John Lubbock
Conductor: Gillian Weir
Conductor: Matthias Bamert
Conductor: Takuo Yuasa

: Music Restored

The Linleys of Bath. Lucie Skeaping looks back on the life, music and career of the Linleys of Bath. This 18th-century musical family was blessed with one of the great hopes for the future of English music but their story is overshadowed by tragedy.

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty isjoined by percussion group Ensemble Bash, who perform music from West Africa and discuss how that music influences their interpretation of Western classical percussion music. And pianist
Artur Pizarro performs in the studio ahead of his appearance at next month's
Cheltenham Festival. Plus regular updates on arts issues and a survey of new CDs.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Pianist: Artur Pizarro

: Performance on 3

A piano recital given at the Royal Festival Hall earlier this week by Murray Perahia. Mozart Fantasia in C minor, K475
Schubert Piano Sonata in B flat, D960 Chopin Ballade No 3 in A flat, Op 4 7;
12 Studies, Op 25; Scherzo No 2 in B flat minor, Op 31


Unknown: Murray Perahia.
Unknown: Mozart Fantasia

: Night Waves

Paul Allen considers the triumph of French painting with a new exhibition at the Royal Academy-Ingres to Matisse. And 250 years after its first appearance, he discusses Diderot's Encyclopedie.
Published over 21 years, with 72,000 articles (including contributions from Voltaire and Rousseau) spread over
16,500 pages, it was one of the keytexts of the Enlightenment. Hailed and reviled in its day, it stands as a monument to the progress of reason in the 18th century.


Unknown: Paul Allen

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington presents Mozart
I'Egyptien-an unusual slant on some familiar classics. Plus music from Late
Junction favourite Tarika, Divine Comedy's Too Young to Die, Rabih Abou-Khalil 's The Cactus of Knowledge, and Yo-Yo Ma with his acclaimed recordings of Bach's Solo Cello Suites.


Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: Rabih Abou-Khalil

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Sibelius Spring Song, Op 16
12.10 Dohnanyi Symphonic Minutes, Op 36
12.25 Bach Suite No 4 in E minor,
BWV1010 12.50 Franck Pièce in D flat
1.00 A concert given in 1985 by the Hague Residentie Orchestra conducted by Hans Vonk , with soloists Maria Oran (soprano) and Jard van Nees (mezzo).
Chausson Poème de IAmouret de la Mer Mahler Symphony No 2 (Resurrection)
2.50 Hindemith Harp Sonata
3.05 Spohr Duo for violin and viola, Op 13
3.20 Leopold Hoffmann Flute Concerto in D
3.40 Beethoven Trio in B flat, Op 11
4.05 Brahms Five Choral Songs, Op 104
4.20 Rudolf Matz Elegy and Humoreske
4.35 Rosetti Grande Symphonie in D
4.50 Wieniawski Polonaise No 1 in D for violin and piano, Op 4
5.00 Beethoven 32 Variations in C minor, Wo080
5.10 Weber Clarinet Concertino in E flat. Op 26
5.25 Sweelinck Le Toutpuissant a Mon Seigneur et Maistre (Psalm 110)
5.35 Grieg Peer Gynt: Suite No 1
5.50 Liszt Etude in D minor(Mazeppa)


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Conducted By: Hans Vonk
Soloists: Maria Oran
Unknown: Rudolf Matz
Unknown: Rosetti Grande Symphonie

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