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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
Poulenc Capriccio for two pianos
Pascal Roge and Jean-Philippe Collard
6.40 Crusell
Clarinet Concerto No 1 in E flat, Op 1
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, director Antony Pay (clarinet)
7.00 Josquin des Pres Gaude Virgo
Tallis Scholars , director Peter Phillips
7.45 Haydn Piano Trio in A flat, HXV14 Andras Schiff (piano),
Yuuko Shiokawa (violin),
Boris Pergamenschikov (cello)
8.00 Mendelssohn
Overture: A Midsummer Night's Dream London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Claudio Abbado
8.45 Milhaud Ballet: Le Boeufsurle Toit
Orchestre de Paris, conductor Semyon Bychkov


Pianos: Pascal Roge
Pianos: Jean-Philippe Collard
Unknown: Gaude Virgo
Unknown: Tallis Scholars
Director: Peter Phillips
Piano: Andras Schiff
Violin: Yuuko Shiokawa
Cello: Boris Pergamenschikov
Conductor: Claudio Abbado
Conductor: Semyon Bychkov

: Composer of the Week: Gounod

Gounod spentthe 1870s in England, much of it with Mrs Georgina Weldon and her husband. But while his personal life was complicated, he was energised by the English approach to choral music and wrote Morset Vita - "Death and Life" -for the Birmingham Festival. Donald Macleod concludes his series on Gounod by listening to some late works, including the A minor string quartet, which was not published until after the composer's death. Mors (excerpt) (Mors et Vita)
Barbara Hendricks (soprano),
Nadine Denize (contralto), John Aler (tenor), Jose van Dam (baritone), Toulouse Capitole
Orchestra, conductor Michael Plasson Petite Symphony in B flat for nine wind instruments Athena Ensemble
String Quartet No 3 in A minor Zurich Tonhalle Quartet


Unknown: Mrs Georgina Weldon
Unknown: Morset Vita
Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Soprano: Barbara Hendricks
Soprano: Nadine Denize
Contralto: John Aler
Tenor: Jose van Dam
Conductor: Michael Plasson
Conductor: Petite Symphony

: Work in Progress

Colin Thubron , traveller and novelist, is coming to the end of his latest book with mixed feelings.


Unknown: Colin Thubron

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Schubert Die Forelle, D550d Gundula Janowitz (soprano), Irwin Gage (piano)
10.08 Weber Wie Nahte Mir der
Schlummer.... Leise, Leise, Fromme Weise (Die Freischutz, Act 2) Gundula Janowitz (soprano), Dresden Staatskapelle, conductor Carlos Kleiber
10.17 Beethoven Piano Sonata in E flat, Op 81a (Les Adieux) Murray Perahia
10.34 Tchaikovsky Francesca da Rimini Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Yevgeni Mravinsky


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Soprano: Gundula Janowitz
Piano: Irwin Gage
Unknown: Fromme Weise
Soprano: Gundula Janowitz
Conductor: Carlos Kleiber
Unknown: Murray Perahia
Unknown: Tchaikovsky Francesca
Conductor: Yevgeni Mravinsky

: Morning Performance

Cheltenham Festival
A recital given by London Winds, the last in the series from the Pittville Pump Room. Introduced by Chris de Souza.
Mozart Serenade in C minor, K338
Robin Holloway Serenade in B flat (first performance)
11.50 Twenty Minutes: Dear Sarah Bernhardt
5: The Final Years
The 20th-century French writer concludes her conversation with the spirit of the dead actress. With Eileen Atkins and Vanessa Redgrave.
12.10 Beethoven Octet in Eflat, Op 103 Mozart Serenade in E flat, K375


Introduced By: Chris de Souza.
Unknown: Robin Holloway
Unknown: Sarah Bernhardt
Unknown: Eileen Atkins
Unknown: Vanessa Redgrave.
Unknown: Beethoven Octet

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

John Toal introduces a recital given last year in Belfast by the young Irish soprano Franzita Whelan with pianist
Simon Lepper , featuring songs by Schubert,
Strauss and Poulenc, along with some of Canteloube's Chants d'Auvergne and Herbert Hughes 's Irish Country Songs.


Introduces: John Toal
Soprano: Franzita Whelan
Pianist: Simon Lepper
Unknown: Herbert Hughes

: BBC Orchestras

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Mozart Symphony No 35 in D, K385
(Haffner) Conductor Mark Wigglesworth Beethoven Violin Concerto in D, Wo05 Raphael Oleg , conductor Tadaaki Otaka Schubert Symphony No 9 in C (Great) Conductor Mark Wigglesworth


Conductor: Mark Wigglesworth
Conductor: Raphael Oleg
Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka
Conductor: Mark Wigglesworth

: Jazz Legends

Tubby Hayes
Julian Joseph and Peter King explore the legacy of tenor saxophonist Tubby Hayes , who in the late fifties and in the sixties was one of the first British modern jazz soloists to make an impact on both sides of the Atlantic.


Unknown: Tubby Hayes
Unknown: Julian Joseph
Unknown: Peter King
Unknown: Tubby Hayes

: In Tune

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


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Cheltenham Festival
Chris de Souza introduces a recital of songs and piano music live from Cheltenham Town Hall.
Rufus Muller (tenor),
Maria Joao Pires (piano)
Beethoven Sehnsucht , Wo0134
Schubert Klavierstiick in E flat (D946) Beethoven Die Laute Klage , WoO135; Abendlied unterm Gestirnten Himmel , Wo0150
Schubert Piano Sonata in A, D664
8.20 Twenty Minutes: In Cambodia
Author Christopher Hope is once again in South East Asia, this time in the country where pigs ride motorbikes.
8.40 Schubert Nacht und Traume, D827 Beethoven Sonata in C sharp minor, Op 2 7 No 2 (Moonlight)
Schubert DuBistdieRuh, D776;
Fruhlingsglaube, D686; Ganymed, D544 Beethoven 32 Variations on an original theme in C minor, W0080


Tenor: Rufus Muller
Piano: Maria Joao Pires
Piano: Beethoven Sehnsucht
Unknown: Schubert Klavierstiick
Unknown: Laute Klage
Unknown: Gestirnten Himmel
Unknown: Christopher Hope

: Night Waves

Paul Allen talks to David Edgar , whose new play The Prisoner's Dilemma is about attempts to resolve a bloody conflict on Europe's eastern border in the aftermath of the fall of the Berlin Wall.


Talks: Paul Allen
Unknown: David Edgar

: Andy Kershaw

Having appeared on BBC Radios 1, 2 and 4, one of the great English musical eccentrics and icons of punk, Wreckless Eric , collects the set of the BBC Radio networks (well, almost), with an exclusive session for Radio 3. Visit the Andy Kershaw Message Board at bbc.co.uk/radio3.


Unknown: Wreckless Eric

: jazz on 3

Olu Dara. Tonight's programme is a rare blues special featuring cornettist, guitarist and vocalist Olu Dara. The concert was recorded at the Jazz Cafe in London in May. Introduced by Jez Nelson. Producers Steve Shepherd and Kathryn Willgress


Unknown: Olu Dara.
Unknown: Olu Dara.
Introduced By: Jez Nelson.
Producers: Steve Shepherd
Producers: Kathryn Willgress

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
A performance of Pergolesi's intermezzo La Serva Padrona recorded at the Dubrovnik Summer Festival in 1972. 1.55 Weyse Symphony No 6 in C minor
2.20 Messlaen Theme and Variations for violin and piano 2.30 Scriabin Symphony
No 1 3.20 Schubert Piano Sonata No 21 in B flat 4.00 CPE Bach Concerto in E flat for harpsicord and fortepiano 4.20 Nikolaus Faber Trenon Musicum (Klagesang)
4.30 Jacques Gallot Lute pieces in 4.40 Hendrik Andriessen Magna Res Est Amor 4.50 Verdi Overture: Sicilian
Vespers 5.05 Uthander Divertimento No 1 for flute and fortepiano 5.15 Chopin
Andante Spianato and Grande Polonaise Brillante, Op 22 5.30 Andrea Gabrlell Motet: Cantate Domino 5.40 Mlelck
Finnish Suite in D minor, Op 10
Radio 3: Get in touch by phone or fax on [number removed]. Calls are charged at national rates. Or write to BBC Radio 3. Broadcasting House, London WlA 1AA. Website: www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.

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