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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
Bridge Phantasie Quartet Maggini Quartet
6.50 Couperin Venite Exultemus Domino James Bowman and Michael Chance
(countertenors), Mark Caudle (viola da gamba), Robert King (chamber organ)
7.00 Uadov Kikimora Russian National
Orchestra, conductor Mikhail Pletnev
7.45 Haydn Piano Trio in C, HXV21 Trio Fontenay
8.00 Kodaly Theatre Overture
New York Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Kurt Masur
8.45 Weber, orch Uszt Polonaise Brillante Louis Lortie (piano), Hague Residentie
Orchestra, conductor George Pehlivanian


Unknown: James Bowman
Unknown: Michael Chance
Viola: Mark Caudle
Unknown: Uadov Kikimora
Conductor: Mikhail Pletnev
Conductor: Kurt Masur
Unknown: Uszt Polonaise Brillante
Piano: Louis Lortie
Conductor: George Pehlivanian

: Composer of the Week: Sibelius

Donald Macleod looks at the complicated relationship between Jean Sibelius and his wife Aino. In spite of his infidelity, alcoholism and financial difficulties, Aino stayed with Sibelius until his death, fulfilling, as she saw it, her duty to the great composer and to Finnish art. 'Neath the Rr Trees, Op 13 No 1 Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo), Bengt Forsberg (piano) Symphony No 7
BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Serge Koussevitsky Funeral, Op 111 No
Hans-Ola Ericsson (organ) In Memoriam, Op 59
Danish National Radio Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Leif Segerstam


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Jean Sibelius
Unknown: Anne Sofie von Otter
Piano: Bengt Forsberg
Conductor: Serge Koussevitsky
Conductor: Leif Segerstam

: Work in Progress

Michael Bourdeaux 's encyclopedia of religion in Russia is nearing completion, but there is a huge amount of work ahead if everthere is to be an English translation.


Unknown: Michael Bourdeaux

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Mozart Symphony No 29 in A, K201 Munich Bach Orchestra, conductor Karl Richter
10.31 Beethoven Violin Sonata in G, Op 96 Wolfgang Schneiderhan , Wilhelm Kempff (piano)


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Karl Richter
Unknown: Wolfgang Schneiderhan
Piano: Wilhelm Kempff

: Morning Performance

Edinburgh International Festival
Live from the Queen's Hall, Quatuor Mosaique present the first of three concerts featuring Mozart's famous "Haydn" string quartets.
Introduced by Sandy Burnett
Mozart String Quartet in G, K487
Haydn String Quartet in D minor, Op 42
11.50 Twenty Minutes:
Donny O'Rourke 's Edinburgh Book Festival
Scottish writer Donny O'Rourke explores this year's Edinburgh Book Festival.
12.10 Mozart String Quartet in E flat, K428


Unknown: Quatuor Mosaique
Introduced By: Sandy Burnett
Unknown: Donny O'Rourke
Unknown: Donny O'Rourke

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Susan Sharpe introduces a song recital given by the current winner of the Welsh
Singers Competition, recorded earlier this year in Haverfordwest as part of the Rshguard International Music Festival. Includes the first performance of a new work by Welsh composer Rhian Samuel. Joanne Thomas (mezzo), Ingrid Surgenor (piano)
Brahms Standchen , Op 106 No 1; Die Mainacht, Op 43 No 2;
Meine Liebe 1st Grun, Op 63 No 5; Von Ewiger Liebe , Op 43, No 1
Duparc L 'Invitation au Voyage; Extase; Chanson Triste
Rhian Samuel Cerddi Hynafol (first performance)
Strauss Befreit , Op 39 No 4;
Meinem Kinde , Op 3 7 No 3; Allerseelen, Op 10 No 8; Zueignung, Op 10 No 1 (Lieder aus Letzte Blatter ) Meirion Williams Gwynfyd


Introduces: Susan Sharpe
Unknown: Rhian Samuel.
Unknown: Joanne Thomas
Piano: Ingrid Surgenor
Piano: Brahms Standchen
Unknown: Meine Liebe
Unknown: von Ewiger Liebe
Unknown: Chanson Triste
Unknown: Rhian Samuel
Unknown: Strauss Befreit
Unknown: Meinem Kinde
Unknown: Letzte Blatter

: BBC Proms 2001

Another chance to hear Tuesday's concert from the Royal Albert Hall.
Susan Bickley (mezzo), Stephen Hough (piano), BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Leonard Slatkin
Copland El Salon Mexico Barber Adagio for Strings
Bernstein Symphony No 1 (Jeremiah)
Rachmaninov Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Stravinsky Symphony in Three Movements (R)


Unknown: Albert Hall.
Unknown: Susan Bickley
Piano: Stephen Hough
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
Unknown: Paganini Stravinsky Symphony

: Jazz Legends

Miles Davis Quintet
Another chance to hear Julian Joseph 's profile of the Miles Davies Quintet in which former members recall their time playing with the band. (R)


Unknown: Julian Joseph
Unknown: Davies Quintet

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty isjoined live on stage by tenor Mark Padmore , and Naked Voices perform Hungarian folk songs. Frangois-Frederic Guy plays a Beethoven piano sonata and Verity Sharp gives a roundup of the hottest Fringe events.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Tenor: Mark Padmore
Unknown: Frederic Guy
Unknown: Verity Sharp

: BBC Proms 2001

Live from the Royal Albert Hall.
A Proms debut for an exciting German orchestra in two great unfinished symphonies. Presented by Penny Gore . North German Radio Symphony
Orchestra, conductor GunterWand
Schubert Symphony No 8 in B minor, (Unfinished)
8.00 Twenty Minutes: The End of the Affair
Susannah Clapp talks to novelist Richard Francis , playwright Timberlake Wertenbaker and artist Deanna Petherbridge about their struggles to complete their creations.
8.20 Bruckner Symphony No 9 in D minor Repeated next Wednesday at 2pm.


Unknown: Albert Hall.
Presented By: Penny Gore
Talks: Susannah Clapp
Unknown: Richard Francis
Unknown: Timberlake Wertenbaker
Artist: Deanna Petherbridge

: Turner: The Eye of the Storm

Another chance to hear Susan Mailing's feature on Turner, made forthe 150th anniversary of the painter's death. With Eric Shanes and James Hamilton. (R)


Unknown: Eric Shanes
Unknown: James Hamilton.

: Andy Kershaw

Andy presents a special programme from the Dance Base in Edinburgh, recorded as part of Radio 3's Live Line-Uptrom the Edinburgh Fringe. Afro-pop sensations the Bhundu Boys are special guests, and there is a solo set from Robyn Hitchcock , who brings his blend of psychedelic pop and English whimsy. Visit the Andy Kershaw Message Board at bbc.co.uk/radio3


Unknown: Robyn Hitchcock

: Jazz on 3

Another chance to hear New York saxophonist John Zorn leading two of his compellingly original bands. BarKokhba features Marc Ribot (guitar),
Eric Friedlander (cello), Mark Feldman (violin), Cyro Baptista (percussion), Greg Cohen (bass) and Joey Baron (drums). The
Masada Quartet boasts Dave Douglas (trumpet) with Baron and Cohen. Presented by Jez Nelson.
Producers Steve Shepherd and Kathryn Wlllgress (R)


Unknown: John Zorn
Guitar: Marc Ribot
Guitar: Eric Friedlander
Cello: Mark Feldman
Violin: Cyro Baptista
Bass: Greg Cohen
Bass: Joey Baron
Unknown: Dave Douglas
Presented By: Jez Nelson.
Producers: Steve Shepherd
Producers: Kathryn Wlllgress

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
A complete performance of Rossini's four-act opera Moise etPharaon, ou Le passage de la Mer Rouge. 3.35 Haydn, arr Salomon Symphony No 90 in C
4.00 Mozart Piano Sonata in A, K331
4.25 Muffat Suite for Orchestra
4.40 Chopin Scherzo No 1 in B minor, Op 20
4.50 Svendsen Romance 5.10 Strlgglo Ecce Beatam Lucem 5.20 Telemann
Concerto in D minor for two chalumeaux
5.30 Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 2 in F, BWV1 04 7 5.50 Kllar Orawa
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 W1A 1AA. Website: www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.

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