With Fiona Talkington
Purcell Arise , My Muse (Birthday Ode for Mary II)
6.30 Szymanowski Symphony No 3 (Song of the Night)
7.00 Bach Concerto in Fin the Italian
7.25 D'lndy Poeme des Rivages
8.00 Beethoven Overture: The Ruins of Athens
8.30 Rimsky-Korsakov The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh
Full details of Momingon 3'smusic are posted atwwwbbc. co.uk/radio3/playlists a few days before transmission
Andrew McGregor plays some of this month's newest releases.
9.30 Building Library: Rob Cowan recommends a recording of Elgar's Enigma Variations.
10.30 Philip Lane reviews some recent recordings of music by Gerald Finzi.
11.00 An interview with mezzo
Susan Graham about her recital disc of arias by Mozart and Gluck.
11.30 Radio 3 's Disc of the Week:
Vaughan Williams A London Symphony (Symphony No 2) (original 1913 version) (excerpt)
London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Richard Hickox
Producers Andrew Lyle and Mark Lowther
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Michael Berkeley meets E Annie Proulx , author of The Shipping News, Accordion Crimes, and Close Range, a collection described as "Wyoming stories". Proulx's musical tastes include the Kronos Quartet playing John Adams and also accompanying the singer Don Walser , Gillian Welsh singing Morphone, Charley Haden and Pat Metheny in Spiritual, and accordion music from Louisiana by Austin Pitre. Executive producer Wendy Thompson Repeated tomorrow at 3pm
Kershaw in Iraq. Afterthe Gulf War,
Saddam Hussein turned to music to help turn his country around, setting up new music radio and TV stations, establishing youth clubs fortraining in music, and generously supporting the best performers. Yet some Iraqi musicians have been persecuted, even executed, and many live in exile. In two programmes, Andy Kershaw explores Iraq and its music, talking to performers of Iraq's celebrated classical tradition, and encountering the wilder sounds of Iraq's gypsy community.
Humphrey Carpenter introduces this week's selection of listeners' requests, including: Moscheles Concertante in F
Aurele Nicolet (flute), Heinz Holliger (oboe), Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Eliahu Inbal
Rachmaninov Trio Elegiaque No 2 in D minor Moscow Rachmaninov Trio
Bach Cello Suite No 2 in D minor, BWV1008 Janos Starker
Producer Christina Pritchard. ADDRESS: Listeners'
Choice, BBC Birmingham, B5 7QQ. PHONE: [number removed] E-MAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
Stacey Kent presents CDs and lists some of the great gigs around the UKthis week.
Producer Keith Loxam.
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With Geoffrey Smith.
Producer Felix Carey. ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London, W1A 4WW. FAX: [number removed]
Another chance to hear the series in which
Brian Morton explores the strange relationship between jazz, the creative process and mind-altering substances. 3: The Connection.There are no jazz songs celebrating heroin. Junk became associated .perhaps over associated, with the bebop revolution and is implicated in the early loss of dozens of musicians, including the greatest ofthem all. Or did Charlie Parker really die from eating too much chicken? (R)
Tchaikovsky The Seasons, Op37b Prokofiev Five Sarcasms, Op 17
Rachmaninov Piano Sonata No 2 in B flat minor (revised version) (R)
The Makropulos Case
The last of his operas that Janacek lived to see performed, in Nikolaus Lehnhoff 's Glyndebourne Festival production.
London Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Peter Eotvos
String Quartet No 2 in D minor (R)
Every year Bill Finnegan of The New Yorker meetsagroupof like-minded, middle-aged, professional men who probably should know better, to surf on a small mid-Atlantic island -the unwritten rules of the sport prevent him from revealing its name.
Verity Sharp presents a concert by Sinfonia 21 with soprano
Valdine Anderson and pianist Joanna MacGregor , conducted by Martyn Brabbins , at the Cheltenham International Festival of Music.
Julian Anderson Shir Hashrim (first performance, BBC commission)
Jonathan Harvey Bird Concerto with Pianosong (first performance; commissioned by Sinfonia 21 for Joanna MacGregor )
And Sarah Walker introduces performances by the BBC Singers, conducted by Stephen Cleobury , and three short pieces by Graham Fitkin recorded at last month's Bath New Music Weekend. Edward Cowie Phase Portraits; The Stillness between Two Waves Steve Marttand Summer Rounds
Graham Fitkin Beethoven 7; Bob; Bed
With Susan Sharpe.
Czech string quartets from last year's West Cork Chamber Music Festival, performed bythe Panocha Quartet.
Martinu String Quartet No 5 Janacek String Quartet No 2 (Intimate Letters)
1.50 Britten Nocturne, Op 60 2.15
Beethoven Six Bagatelles, Op 126 2.40 Shostakovich Symphony No 11 (The Year 1905) 3.35 Spohr Six German Songs, Op 103 4.05 Arvo Laitinen Scherzino
4.15 Kaspar Forster Vanitas Vanitatum
4.25 Andrea Gabriell Ricercardel primo tono alia quarta alta 4.40 Mozart, compi
Robert D Levin Horn Concerto in D,
K412/386b 4.50 Andrei Hnatyshyn Viruyu
5.05 Faure Nocturne in B flat, Op 3 7 5.20 Mozetich Procession 5.40 Beethoven
Ballet Music: Prometheus, Op 43