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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
Suppe Overture: Poet and Peasant Montreal Symphony Orchestra, conductor Charles Dutoit
6.35 Haydn Piano Sonata in G, HXVI 40 Sviatoslav Richter
7.00 Francesco Manfredini Concerto in D for two trumpets Helmut H unger, I Solisti Veneti , director Claudio Scimone
7.45 Walton, arr Tausky Suite: The Quest London Symphony Orchestra, conducted by the Composer
8.05 Stefan Montafishier Shope Shope Trakia Choir
8.35 Kodaly Peacock Variations Chicago Symphony Orchestra, conductor Antal Dorati


Conductor: Charles Dutoit
Unknown: Sviatoslav Richter
Unknown: Francesco Manfredini
Unknown: Solisti Veneti
Director: Claudio Scimone
Conductor: Antal Dorati

: Composer of the Week: CPE Bach

2: The Court of Frederick the Great
CPE Bach was employed by the Crown Prince of Prussia, who became King
Frederick II in 1740. Bach continued to work as the principal keyboard player at court until 1767, accompanying, directing and teaching aristocrats, but he still found time to compose. In his first five years of service he wrote 20 keyboard sonatas and ten concertos. Presented by Donald Macleod.
Flute Sonata in G minor (Allegro) (attrib CPE Bach) Lena Weman ,
Hans-Ola Ericsson (harpsichord)
Sonata in C minor, Wq 48 No 4 (Prussian) Bob van Asperen (harpsichord) Magnificat in D (excerpt)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Philip Ledger
Flute Concerto in D minor, H426 Rachel Brown (Baroque flute), Brandenburg Consort , director Roy Goodman (fortepiano)


Flute: Donald MacLeod.
Unknown: Lena Weman
Harpsichord: Bob van Asperen
Unknown: Rachel Brown
Flute: Brandenburg Consort
Director: Roy Goodman

: Work in Progress

Philip Hedley talks about his plans for the Theatre Royal, Stratford East, following its renovation over the past three years.


Speaker: Philip Hedley

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Mozart Serenade in G, K525 (Eine Kleine Nachtmusik)
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
10.23 Palestrina Recordare
(Lamentations for Holy Saturday)
Tallis Scholars, director Peter Phillips
10.33 Re-issue of the Week:
Prokofiev Piano Concerto No 3 in C Robin Hood Dell Orchestra, conductor Dimitri Mitropoulos (piano)
11.00 Palestrina Missa Hodie Christus Natus Est (excerpt) Timothy Roberts (organ), Gabrieli Consort and Players, directorPaul McCreesh
11.20 Schoenberg Serenade , Op 24
(Finale) Ensemble of the ISCM, New York, conductor Dimitri Mitropoulos


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Mozart Serenade
Unknown: Eine Kleine
Unknown: Palestrina Recordare
Director: Peter Phillips
Conductor: Dimitri Mitropoulos
Unknown: Timothy Roberts
Unknown: Gabrieli Consort
Unknown: Schoenberg Serenade
Conductor: Dimitri Mitropoulos

: Morning Performance

New Generation Artists
Presented by Verity Sharp.
Weber Introduction, Theme and Variations
Ronald van Spaendonck (clarinet), Alexandre Tharaud (piano) Poulenc Banalités
James Rutherford (baritone), Eugene Asti (piano)
Brahms Violin Sonata in D minor, Op 108 llya Gringolts (violin), Ashley Wass (piano)
Mozart Clarinet Quintet in A, K581
Ronald van Spaendonck , Belcea Quartet


Presented By: Verity Sharp.
Clarinet: Ronald van Spaendonck
Piano: Alexandre Tharaud
Piano: Eugene Asti
Unknown: Ronald van Spaendonck

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another chance to hear a concert recorded at the Bridgewater Hall last year, featuring the Artis Quartet of Vienna. Mozart String Quartet in E flat, K428
Karl Welgl String Quartet No 5, Op 31 (R)


Unknown: Karl Welgl

: BBC Orchestras

BBC Symphony Orchestra Conductor Jiri Belohlavek
The BBC Symphony Orchestra explores 19th-and 20th-century Czech music under the direction of Jiri Belohlavek.
Martinu'sgritty concerto, composed in defiance of the Nazi invasion of his country, contrasts with Fibich's lyrical first symphony. Presented by Tommy Pearson. Eben Prague Nocturne Novak Eternal Longing
Fibich Symphony No 1 in F Martinu Double Concerto


Conductor: Jiri Belohlavek
Unknown: Jiri Belohlavek.
Presented By: Tommy Pearson.

: Making Tracks

Today Liz Barker and Matt Baker 's selection includes tracks spanning more than 500 years. Keep up to date at the website: www.bbc.co.uk/makingtracks


Unknown: Liz Barker
Unknown: Matt Baker

: Voices

Loewe and the German Ballade Tradition lain Burnside presents a specially recorded recital of songs by Schubert, Strauss, Sallinen and Sibelius, performed by Finnish soprano Soile Isokowski and pianist Marita Viitasalo.


Soprano: Soile Isokowski
Pianist: Marita Viitasalo.

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music and a roundup of the arts news.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

A concert recorded at the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester. Leif Ove Andsnes performs a selection of Romantic piano music, including miniatures by fellow Norwegian, Grieg. Presented by Petroc Trelawny. Leif Ove Andsnes (piano)
Grieg Lyric Pieces: Evening in the Mountains, Op 68 No 4; Gade, Op 5 7 No 2; The Brook, Op 62 No 4; Phantom, Op 62 No 5; March of the Trolls, Op 54 No 3; At Your Feet, Op 68 No 3; Homesickness, Op 5 7 No 6; Sylph, Op 62 No 1; Cradle Song, Op 68 No 5; Wedding Day at Troldhaugen, Op 65 No 6
Uszt Ballad No 2 in B minor, SI 71 Schubert Deutsche Landler , 0790 (excerpts)
Schumann Faschingsschwank aus Wien, Op 26


Piano: Leif Ove Andsnes
Unknown: Schubert Deutsche Landler

: Malcolm Williamson at 70

Choral Suite: English Eccentrics
BBC Singers, conductor Simon Joly


Conductor: Simon Joly

: Night Waves

Susannah Clapptalks to Cees Nooteboom , one of Holland's greatest living writers, about his new novel All Souls' Day, which tells the story of a man tryi ng to come to terms with his place in the world afterthe death of his wife and child in an air crash.


Unknown: Susannah Clapptalks
Unknown: Cees Nooteboom

: Late Junction

Verity Sharp plays music by Bjork, meets Leafcutter John , and explores
John Cage 's Suite for Toy Piano. Also featured is music from Kanda Bongo Man , Pachelbel and the Black Dog.


Unknown: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Leafcutter John
Unknown: John Cage
Unknown: Kanda Bongo Man

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Weber Missa Sancta No 2 in G. Op 76
(Jubelmesse) 12.40 Schumann Overture. Scherzo and Finale, Op 521.00 A concert of Motets, including: Gombert QuiColis
Ausoniam; Felix Austriae Domus Desprez PraeterRerum Seriem Manchicourt Nunc Enim si Centum Clemens non Papa
Caesar Habet Naves 2.10 Strauss Ein
Heldenleben, Op40
3.00-5.00 BBC Schools
3.00 Something to Think About
3.15 Let's Move! 3.35 Time to Move
3.55 Stories and Rhymes
4.10 Word Games 14.25 Word Games 2
4.40 The Song Tree
5.00 Dohnanyl Symphonic Minutes, Op 36
5.25 Vivaldi Kyrie Eleison in D minor,
RV58 7 5.35 Mozart, arr Grieg Sonata in F fortwo pianos, K533 5.50 Bernstein Overture: Candide


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Strauss Ein
Unknown: Vivaldi Kyrie Eleison

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