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: Morning on 3

With Martin Handley.
Sibelius Rakastava
Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra, conductor Juha Kangas
6.40 Stamitz Symphony in C, Op 13/16 No 5
London Mozart Players, conductor Matthias Bamert
7.00 Palestrina Gaude ,
Barbara Chanticleer , director Joseph Jennings
7.40 Delibes Ballet Music: Le Roi S'amuse Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Thomas Beecham
8.00 Dargomizhky Bolero
USSR Academic Symphony Orchestra, conductor Yevgeni Svetianov
8.35 Dvorak The Water Goblin
London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Istvan Kertesz
Full details of Morningon 3's music are posted at www.bbc. co.uk/radio3/playlists a few days before transmission


Unknown: Martin Handley.
Conductor: Juha Kangas
Conductor: Matthias Bamert
Conductor: Palestrina Gaude
Conductor: Barbara Chanticleer
Director: Joseph Jennings
Conductor: Thomas Beecham
Conductor: Yevgeni Svetianov
Conductor: Istvan Kertesz

: CD Review

Andrew McGregor plays some of this month's newest releases.
9.30 Building a Library: Sarah Walker recommends a recording of Schumann's Faschingsschwank aus Wien, Op 26, from among those currently available.
10.10 Graeme Kay reports on the recording sessions for a new disc by organist Gillian Weir , played on the instrument built by her late husband in Hexham Abbey.
10.30 Michael Oliver reviews some recent opera recordings, including two portraits of Sir John Falstaff from Verdi and Vaughan Williams , plus a Verdi rarity and an Offenbach perennial.
11.00 An interview with American composer John Adams. He talks about his close relationship with the record industry and about his most recent project on disc, El Nino.
11.30 Disc of the Week: Poulenc Figure Humaine Accentus Chamber Choir, conductor Laurence Equilbey
Producers Mark Lowther and Andrew Lyle.
WEB SITE: www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview E-MAIL: cdreview@bbc.co.uk
DISC DETAILS: call the Radio 3 Information Lineon
[number removed] or consult CEEFAX. BBC1. page 651


Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: Sarah Walker
Unknown: Graeme Kay
Organist: Gillian Weir
Unknown: Hexham Abbey.
Unknown: Michael Oliver
Unknown: Sir John Falstaff
Unknown: Vaughan Williams
Unknown: John Adams.
Unknown: El Nino.
Conductor: Laurence Equilbey
Producers: Mark Lowther
Producers: Andrew Lyle.

: Private Passions

Today Michael Berkeley 's guest is writer Will Self , who started his career as a cartoonist, became known for his provocative journalism, and last year published a critically acclaimed third novel, How the Dead Live. His eclectic choices include music by Lassus and Massive Attack.
Repeated tomorrow 3pm


Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Will Self

: World Routes

On the first anniversary of the first World
Routes, Lucy Duran introduces a series of special reports from across the world.
Juan Carlos Jaramillo visits one of South
America's leading folk festivals:
Colombia's Festival Vallenato; Michael Church reports from Japan, where all school children will soon be taught traditional music; and Peter Culshaw meets the French-Galician-Basque Manu Chao , whose album has become a world music bestseller.


Introduces: Lucy Duran
Unknown: Juan Carlos Jaramillo
Unknown: Peter Culshaw
Unknown: Manu Chao

: Listeners' Choice

Humphrey Carpenter introduces this week's selection of listeners' requests, including: Sibelius Andante Festivo
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Leif Segerstam
Peter Racine Fricker Violin Concerto,
Op 11 Yfrah Neaman , Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Norman Del Mar
Beethoven Piano Sonata in F sharp, Op 78 ArturSchnabel
Producer Christina Pritchard. ADDRESS: Listeners'
Choice. BBC Birmingham. B5 7QQ. PHONE: [number removed] E-MAIL: listeners.choice@bbc.co.uk


Introduces: Humphrey Carpenter
Conductor: Leif Segerstam
Violin: Peter Racine Fricker
Unknown: Yfrah Neaman
Conductor: Norman Del Mar
Producer: Christina Pritchard.

: Jazz Line-Up

This week's guest, Curtis Stigers , returns from pop music tojazz, and chats to Stacey Kent about his new CD Baby Plays Around. Producer Keith Loxam.
ADDRESS: Jazz Line-Up, Room 220. Broadcasting House. Queen Margaret Drive. Glasgow. G12 8DG E-MAIL: jazzlineup@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Curtis Stigers
Unknown: Stacey Kent
Producer: Keith Loxam.

: Jazz Record Requests

With Geoffrey Smith.
Producer James Tatam. ADDRESS: Jazz Record
Requests. BBC Radio 3. Broadcasting House, London, W1A 4WW. FAX: [number removed]
E-MAIL: jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Geoffrey Smith.
Producer: James Tatam.

: Jazz File

Miles Davis. In this fourth programme, Ian Carr begins in 1969 with the launch of the jazz-rock fusion movement. For the album In a Silent Way, Miles moved away from acoustic instruments and used three electric keyboards played by Chick Corea , Herbie Hancock and Joe Zawinul , with John McLaughlin 's electric guitar. It was a natural progression from this to the controversial Bitches Brewproject.


Unknown: Ian Carr
Played By: Chick Corea
Played By: Herbie Hancock
Played By: Joe Zawinul
Unknown: John McLaughlin

: Opera on 3

Live from the New Theatre, Cardiff.
Today's Opera on 3 is the Welsh National Opera's new production, directed by Patrice Caurier and Moshe Leiser , of the opera which Beethoven later reshaped as Fidelio. The focus in this original 1805 version is squarely on human themes, and its optimism dates from the years before Beethoven's personal reaction against the Napoleonic regime. Before Act 3, Terry Waite gives his own thoughts on the way the opera tackles the subject of political imprisonment and liberation. Introduced by Nicola Heywood Thomas.
Welsh National Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Yves Abel


Directed By: Patrice Caurier
Directed By: Moshe Leiser
Unknown: Terry Waite
Introduced By: Nicola Heywood Thomas.
Conductor: Yves Abel
Marzelline: Natalie Christie(soprano)
Jaquino: Wynne Evans(tenor)
Rocco: Donald McLntyre(bass-Baritone)
Leonore: Franzita Whelan(soprano)
Don Pizarro: Robert Hayward(baritone)
Florestan: Par Lindskog(tenor)
Don Fernando: Timothy Mirfin(baritone)

: Imogen Cooper

Brahms Pieces for piano, Op 116(R)

: The Brains Trust

Scientist Steven Rose , historian Theodore Zeldin , and Professor of English at Oxford University John Carey are on this week's panel discussing questions sent in by listeners. Chaired by Joan Bakewell. Producer Anna Cox.
Questions can be sent to: The Brains Trust. BBC North, Manchester. M60 1SJ. EMAIL: brainstrust@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Steven Rose
Unknown: Theodore Zeldin
Unknown: Joan Bakewell.
Producer: Anna Cox.

: Hear and Now

Verity Sharp talks to Henk Heuvelmans about the Gaudeamus Music Week in Amsterdam this month, and plays music by some of the young rising stars of the international music scene, including a special focus on new music from the Russian Federation.


Talks: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Henk Heuvelmans

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Schubert Impromptus , D935; Three Pieces, D946 Alfred Brendel (piano)
2.00 Tchaikovsky Symphony No 5 in E minor3.00 Bach Orchestral Suite No 2 in B minor, BWV1067
3.20 Mendelssohn Organ Sonata No 6 in D minor3.35 Grieg, arr Horowitz Double Bass Concerto in A minor
3.55 Buxtehude Singet dem Herrn ein Neues Lied, BuxWV98
4.10 Glinka Clarinet Trio in D minor
(Pathetique) 4.35 Brahms Hungarian Dances (excerpts) 5.00 Bizet Carmen:
Suite No 15.10 Debussy Prélude a l'Après-midi d'un Faune 5.20
Schumann Marchenbilder , Op 1135.35 Wagrowca Toccata in Elevazione; Ave Maris Stella ; Fantasia super Secundum Tonum
5.50 Arnold Three Shanties


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Schubert Impromptus
Piano: Alfred Brendel
Unknown: Schumann Marchenbilder
Unknown: Maris Stella

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