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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore. Chopin, transcr Wild Larghetto from
Piano Concerto No 2 in F minor Earl Wild
6.45 Uccellini Sonata, Op 7 No 3 Romanesca
7.00 Krommer Partita in B flat, Op 45 No 3 Academy of St Martin in the Fields Wind
Ensemble, conductor Bastiaan Blomhert
7.45 Warlock Capriol Suite
Academy of St Martin in the Reids, conductor Neville Marriner
8.00 Vivaldi Bassoon Concerto in F, RV489 Danny Bond ,
Academy of Ancient Music, director Christopher Hogwood
8.40 Weber Concert Piece in F minor, Op 79 Nikolai Demidenko (piano), Scottish Chamber Orchestra, conductor Charles Mackerras


Unknown: St Martin
Conductor: Bastiaan Blomhert
Conductor: Neville Marriner
Unknown: Danny Bond
Director: Christopher Hogwood
Piano: Nikolai Demidenko
Conductor: Charles MacKerras

: Composer of the Week: Buxtehude

Buxtehude 's fame was such that the young Bach famously walked 280 miles from Arnstadtto Liibeckto learn anything he could from the master. He risked his own position, overstaying his holiday entitlement fourtimes over.
Donald Macleod investigates the esteem in which Buxtehude was held by the next generation of Baroque composers. In DulciJubilo, BuxWV197 Marie-Claire Alain (organ)
Toccata in F major, BuxWV156 Inge Bonnerup (organ)
Aria "La Capricciosa", BuxWV250 Rinaldo Alessandrini (harpsichord)
Membra Jesu Nostri (cantatas): Ad Cor; Ad Faciem, BuxWV75f-g
The Sixteen, Symphony of Harmony and Invention, conductor Harry Christophers


Unknown: Arnstadtto Liibeckto
Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Marie-Claire Alain
Harpsichord: Rinaldo Alessandrini
Harpsichord: Membra Jesu Nostri
Conductor: Harry Christophers

: Work In Progress

Paul Muldoon is writing a new long poem which is set in Princeton, New Jersey, during a hurricane.


Unknown: Paul Muldoon

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Gershwin Variations on "I Got Rhythm"
Earl Wild (piano), Boston Pops Orchestra, conductor Arthur Fiedler
10.14 Palestrina Libera Me Domine Hilliard Ensemble
10.28 Brahms Violin Sonata in A, Op 100 Arthur Grumiaux , Gyorgy Sebok (piano)
10.49 Gershwin Lullaby Cleveland Orchestra, conductor Riccardo Chailly
10.58 Elgar La Capricieuse , Op 17 ArthurGrumiaux (violin), Istvan Hajdu (piano)
11.02 Haydn Symphony No 94 in G (Surprise) Dresden Staatskapelle, conductor Eugen Jochum


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Arthur Fiedler
Unknown: Arthur Grumiaux
Piano: Gyorgy Sebok
Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
Conductor: Elgar La Capricieuse
Piano: Istvan Hajdu
Conductor: Eugen Jochum

: Morning Performance

Music at the Crossroads
Christopher Cook looks at music written between 1915 and 1920. Szymanowski Songs of a Fairytale Princess
Nicole Tibbels (soprano),
BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Pascal Rophe
Busoni Sarabande ; Cortege (Two Studies from "Doktor Faust")
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Grant Llewellyn
Delius Dance Rhapsody No 2
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Alexander Titov Prokofiev Visions Fugitives Alexander Melnikov (piano)
Stravinsky Symphonies of Wind Instruments
BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andrew Davis
Ravel La Valse
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra. conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier


Unknown: Christopher Cook
Soprano: Nicole Tibbels
Conductor: Pascal Rophe
Conductor: Busoni Sarabande
Conductor: Alexander Titov
Piano: Alexander Melnikov
Conductor: Andrew Davis

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

A concert given earlier this month at the 2001 City of London Festival.
Britten Suite No 1 for solo cello, Op 72 Paul Watkins
Schubert String Quartet in A minor, D804 Orpheus Quartet


Unknown: Paul Watkins

: BBC Orchestras

Ulster Orchestra
Smetana Blanik (Ma Vlast) Conductor Leos Svarovsky
Beethoven Symphony No 8 in F Conductor Takuo Yuasa
Stravinsky Suite: Pulcinella
Conductor Charles Hazlewood
Haydn Violin Concerto in C, H Vila 1 Nicola Loud, conductor Takuo Yuasa Kodaly Symphony
Conductor Takuo Yuasa


Conductor: Takuo Yuasa
Conductor: Charles Hazlewood
Conductor: Takuo Yuasa
Conductor: Takuo Yuasa

: Music Restored

Purcell's London
In the second of two programmes from this year's Aldeburgh Festival,
Lucie Skeaping introduces a concert of music by Henry Purcell , given in Holy Trinity Church, Blythburgh, bythePalladian Ensemble with countertenor
Michael Chance , which includes a selection of music from Purcell's London.


Introduces: Lucie Skeaping
Music By: Henry Purcell
Unknown: Michael Chance

: In Tune

Humphrey Carpenter presents a selection of music and introduces news of what's happening in the arts world.

: Performance on 3

BBC Symphony Orchestra In Granada The Palacio de Carlos V provided the opulent surroundings for this concert conducted by Andrew Davis , recorded earlierthis month at the Granada Festival.
Presented by Paul Guinery Dukas Fanfare (La Péri) Strauss Don Quixote Norbert Blume (viola), Mischa Maisky (cello)
Bernaola Fantasias (first performance) Ravel Rapsodie Espagnole


Unknown: Palacio de Carlos
Conducted By: Andrew Davis
Presented By: Paul Guinery
Unknown: Strauss Don Quixote
Viola: Norbert Blume
Cello: Mischa Maisky

: Night Waves

Patrick Wright explores the I ife and times of Christopher Wren , one of the great cultural icons of the 17th Century. A new biography portrays a man as interested in the movement of planets and the circulation of blood as in the creation of buildings. Plus life in the future through the eyes of business guru Michael Lewis.


Unknown: Patrick Wright
Unknown: Christopher Wren
Unknown: Michael Lewis.

: Late Junction

Tonight Fiona Talkington visits the Caribbean and Argentina, includingthe political pop of Boukman Eksperyans, vintage recordings from Puerto Rico, and the gaucho music of Atahualpa Yupanqui.


Unknown: Fiona Talkington

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
Barber Adagio 12.10 Mozart Oratorio: Davidde Penitente , K469
1.00 A concert of works recorded in 1994-5 by the Slovak Radio Symphony
Orchestra, conducted by Ladislav Slovak. Alexander Moyzes Symphony No 3; Symphony No 4
2.05 Grieg Piano Sonata in E Minor
2.25 Brahms Piano Trio in B, Op 8
3.00 Clerambault Cantata: Pirame et Tisbe
3.20 Gaultier Lute Pieces in D minor
3.35 R Murray Schafer Minnelieder
4.05 DanleHesur Suite Medievale
4.30 Anon Fantasia for harpsichord (17th century) 4.40 Beethoven Ah! Perfido,
Op 65 4.50 Schumann Toccata in C, Op 7
5.00 Telemann Venerdi (Pyrmonter Kurwoche)
5.05 Spohr Fantasy, Theme and Variations on a Theme ofDanzi, Op 81
5.15 Granados The Maiden and the Nightingale 5.25Gassman Stabat Mater
5.45 Bennett, arr Lindup Murder on the Orient Express (film score)


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Davidde Penitente
Conducted By: Ladislav Slovak.
Unknown: Murray Schafer Minnelieder

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