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: Morning on 3

Penny Gore. Sullivan Overture: The Gondoliers
6.35 Poulenc Cello Sonata
7.00 Tartini Concerto in D
7.10 Janacek In the Mists
8.00 Rossini Overture: William Tell
8.40 Sibelius En Saga


Unknown: Penny Gore.
Unknown: William Tell

: Composer of the Week: Sibelius

Today, Donald Macleod explores the extraordinary relationship between
Jean Sibelius and Axel Carpelan , who, although not himself rich, tirelessly raised money on behalf of the composer, making possible some of his greatest masterpieces. Violin Concerto Maxim Vengerov ,
Chicago SO, conductor Daniel Barenboim Overture: The Tempest (The Ship Sinks Between the Waves) Finnish RSO, conductor Jukka-Pekka Saraste
The Tempest, Actl Monica Groop (mezzo), Finnish Opera Festival Chorus, Finnish RSO, conductor Jukka-Pekka Saraste


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Jean Sibelius
Unknown: Axel Carpelan
Unknown: Maxim Vengerov
Conductor: Daniel Barenboim
Conductor: Jukka-Pekka Saraste
Unknown: Actl Monica Groop
Conductor: Jukka-Pekka Saraste

: Work in Progress

Michael Bourdeaux talks of the Gorbachev years, when an encyclopedia of religion in Russia became a practical possibility.


Talks: Michael Bourdeaux

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Mozart Rondo in D, K382 Edwin Fischer
(piano), Edwin Fischer Chamber Orchestra
10.13 Handel Samson (Act 1, Scene 2) Alexander Young (tenor),
Norma Procter (contralto),
Munich Bach Choir and Orchestra, conductor Karl Richter (harpsichord)
10.28 Beethoven Violin Sonata in A minor, Op 23 Gidon Kremer , Martha Argerich (piano)
10.49 Trad, arr Brahms Volkskinderlieder (excerpts) Irene Joachim (soprano), Helene Boschi (piano)


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Unknown: Mozart Rondo
Piano: Edwin Fischer
Piano: Edwin Fischer
Unknown: Handel Samson
Tenor: Alexander Young
Contralto: Norma Procter
Conductor: Karl Richter
Unknown: Gidon Kremer
Piano: Martha Argerich
Unknown: Brahms Volkskinderlieder
Soprano: Irene Joachim
Piano: Helene Boschi

: Morning Performance

Edinburgh International Festival
Live from Queen's Hall, Sandy Burnett introduces a programme of concertos dedicated bytheir composers to the King of Poland, played on period instruments. Freiburg Baroque Orchestra, director Gottfried von der Goltz Heinichen Concerto in F, S235 Vivaldi Concerto in A, RV552 (Per Eco in Lontano)
Vivaldi Concerto in G minor, RV5 7 (Per J'Orchestra di Dresda)
11.50 Twenty Minutes: New York City Ballet - The Diamond Project
Dance expert Christopher Bowen talks to British choreographer
Christopher Wheeldon , the first choreographer in residence at New York City Ballet, about the company's showcase for new choreography.
12.10 Telemann, arr Pisendel Concerto inD
Vivaldi Concerto in G minor, RV576(Per SAR di Sassonia)
Vivaldi Concerto in F, RV568


Introduces: Sandy Burnett
Director: Gottfried von Der Goltz
Talks: Christopher Bowen
Unknown: Christopher Wheeldon

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another chance to hear BBC Radio 3 New
Generation Artists Elisabeth Batiashviii
(violin) and Ashley Wass (piano) in a recital given at the Wigmore Hall, London, in June. Mozart Violin Sonata in B flat, K378 Falla Suite Populaire Espagnole
Schumann Violin Sonata No 1 in A minor,


Artists: Elisabeth Batiashviii
Artists: Ashley Wass

: BBC Proms 2001

Another chance to hear last Friday night's concert from the Royal Albert Hall. Caroline Stein (soprano). Charlotte
Hellekant (mezzo), Thomas Zehetmair (violin), London Voices, BBC Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen Ligeti Requiem
Stravinsky Violin Concerto
Bartok Concerto for Orchestra (R)


Unknown: Albert Hall.
Soprano: Caroline Stein
Violin: Thomas Zehetmair
Conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen
Conductor: Ligeti Requiem

: Voices

A Bridge Too Far?David Benedict takes a look at the crossoverthattempts nightingales of the opera house and concert hall to the glamour and glitz of the pop world, and through which, in the other direction, pop stars fancy something a little more serious.


Unknown: David Benedict

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents live music from Edinburgh's new National Centre for Dance, Dance Base, today including
Russian tenor Daniil Shtoda and pianist Larissa Gergieva , and the Soweto String Quartet. Plus an update on the best shows in town from Verity Sharp.
See Morning Performance tomorrow at llam


Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Tenor: Daniil Shtoda
Pianist: Larissa Gergieva
Unknown: Verity Sharp.

: BBC Proms 2001

Live from the Royal Albert Hall , London.
American Leonard Slatkin conducts works by some fellow countrymen, including
Bernstein's First Symphony based on the Lamentations of Jeremiah. And after the interval, works by two Russian composers who moved to the USA. Presented by Stephanie Hughes.
Susan Bickley (mezzo), Stephen Hough (piano), BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Leonard Slatkin
Copland El Salon Mexico
Barber Adagio for Strings, Op 11
Bernstein Symphony No 1 (Jeremiah)
8.25 Twenty Minutes: Poetry Proms
Jo Shapcott presents another in a series of poetry readings recorded at the Serpentine Gallery in London. Tonight
Michael Donaghy and Katrina Porteous.
8.45 Rachmaninov Rhapsody on a Theme ofPaganini
Stravinsky Symphony in Three Movements Repeated Friday 2pm


Unknown: Royal Albert Hall
Unknown: Leonard Slatkin
Presented By: Stephanie Hughes.
Presented By: Susan Bickley
Piano: Stephen Hough
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
Unknown: Jo Shapcott
Unknown: Michael Donaghy
Unknown: Katrina Porteous.

: Imogen Cooper

Beethoven Piano Sonata in F, Op 10 No 2 (R)

: Late Junction

Featuring ancient Portugese lyrics set by Ivan Moody forthe Hilliard Ensemble, a Swedish mazurka and polska played by Gunnel J Maurtizson , Tim van Eyken and Robert Harbron , Trilok Gurtu 's Africa con /nd/afrom his recent concert in London, and a late-evening raagfrom
Ravi Shankar. Presented by Fiona Talkington.


Unknown: Ivan Moody
Played By: Gunnel J Maurtizson
Played By: Tim van Eyken
Played By: Robert Harbron
Unknown: Trilok Gurtu
Unknown: Ravi Shankar.
Presented By: Fiona Talkington.

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
Vejvanovsky OfferturadDuos Choros
12.10 Pieter van Maidere Sinfonia in G minor, Op 4 No 112.25 Tulindberg String Quartet No 3 in C 12.50 Fanny
Mendelssohn Warum Sind Denn die
Rosen So Blass, Op 1 No 6; Der Vorwurf, Op 10 No 4; Erwin, Op 7 No 2; Bitte, Op 7 No 5; Schwanenlied, Op 1 No 1
1.00 Scheibe Symphonia in B flat, No 1 Anon Symphony in G (Gjedde Collection) Hoizbauer Symphony in B f/atScheibe
Symphonia in A 1.50 Bach Chaconne for solo guitar (Partita No 2 in D minor,
BWV1004) 2.05 Copland Duo for flute and piano 2.20 Granados 12 Spanish Dances, Op 373.15 Schumann Cello
Concerto in A minor, Op 129 3.40 Andrea Gabriell Ricercar sopra Martin Menoit
3.50 Cavalli Plainsong, Antiphon and Magnificat4.05 Bertali Sonata Prima for three instruments 4.20 Gounod, arr Liszt Valse de J'Opéra Faust 4.30 CPE Bach Sonata in A minor for flute solo, Wql32
4.40 Poulenc Sarabande for guitar
4.50 Chopin Scherzo No 3 in C sharp minor, Op 39 5.00 Wassenaer Concerto
No 1 in G (Concerti Armonici) 5.10 Mozart Hai Gia Vinta la Causa (Le Nozze di Figaro)
5.20 CPE Bach Quartet in D, Wq 94
5.35 Leo Smit Concerto for piano and wind instruments
5.50 Tavener Funeral Ikos
5.55 Musorgsky Ballet of the Unhatched Chickens (Pictures at an Exhibition)


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Scheibe Symphonia
Unknown: Poulenc Sarabande
Unknown: Leo Smit
Unknown: Musorgsky Ballet

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