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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
Bach Concerto for four harpsichords
6.45 Mozart Adagio and Allegro in F minor fora clockwork organ, K594 (arr for wind quintet)
7.00 Offenbach Overture: Orpheus in the Underworld
7.45 Prokofiev Ballade No 1 in G minor, Op 15
8.00 J Strauss (son) Overture: Der Zigeunerbaron
8.40 Respighi Ancient Airs and Dances: Suite No 2

: Composer of the Week: CPE Bach

3: Musical Theories
With Donald Macleod. CPE Bach's major contribution to the theory of keyboard performance, Essay on the True Art of Playing Keyboard Instruments, was published in 1753 to such success that he delivered a second part nine years later. Sonata in E flat, Wq49 No 5
Christopher Hogwood (clavichord)
Trio in C minor, Wql61 No 1 (Sangineus und Melancholicus)
Florilegium Phillis und Thirsis Rosmarie Hofmann
(soprano), Nigel Rogers (tenor), Hans-
Martin Linde and Christoph Huntgeburth (flutes), Phoebe Carrai (cello), Rolf Junghanns (harpsichord)
Cello Concerto in A minor, Wql 70 (Allegro Assai) AnnerBylsma,
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, conductor Gustav Leonhardt
Symphony in Ffortwo oboes, two horns, strings andcontinuo, Wq 181 CPE Bach CO, conductor Hartmut Haenchen


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Unknown: Christopher Hogwood
Unknown: Florilegium Phillis
Soprano: Thirsis Rosmarie Hofmann
Soprano: Nigel Rogers
Unknown: Martin Linde
Flutes: Christoph Huntgeburth
Flutes: Phoebe Carrai
Cello: Rolf Junghanns
Conductor: Gustav Leonhardt
Conductor: Hartmut Haenchen

: Work in Progress

Philip Hedley , artistic director of the Theatre Royal, Stratford East, discusses his plans forthe theatre as it comes back to life.


Artistic: Philip Hedley

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Pfitzner Prelude: Palestrina Bavarian RSO, conductor Wolfgang Sawallisch
10.12 Palestrina Tu Es Petrus a 6 Roger Wagner Chorale , conductor Roger Wagner
10.16 Rebel Suite: Les Elemens
Les Musiciens du Louvre, conductor Marc Minkowski
10.40 Schmidt Das Buch mit Sieben
Siegeln (Part 1) (excerpt) Soloists, Vienna Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde Singverein,
Vienna PO, conductor Dimitri Mitropoulos
10.54 Palestrina, arr Stokowski
Adoramus Te Christe Symphony of the Air, conductor Leopold Stokowski
10.58 Palestrina Missa Ecco Ego
Johannes Westminster Cathedral Choir, director James O'Donnell


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Conductor: Wolfgang Sawallisch
Conductor: Roger Wagner Chorale
Conductor: Roger Wagner
Conductor: Marc Minkowski
Conductor: Dimitri Mitropoulos
Conductor: Leopold Stokowski
Director: James O'Donnell

: Morning Performance

New Generation Artists
With Verity Sharp.
Grieg Lyric Pieces: Arietta, Op 12 No 1;
Homesickness, Op 5 7 No 6; Homeward, Op 62 No 6; Berceuse, Op 38 No 1; Puck, Op 71 No 3; Remembrances. Op 71 No 7 Ashley Wass (piano)
Schumann Liederkreis , Op 24 James
Rutherford (baritone), Eugene Asti (piano) Scriabin Two Poems
Alexander Melnikov (piano)
Lutoslawski Dance Preludes Ronald van Spaendonck (clarinet), AshleyWass (piano) Prokofiev Piano Sonata No 6
Alexander Melnikov


Unknown: Verity Sharp.
Piano: Schumann Liederkreis
Baritone: Eugene Asti
Piano: Alexander Melnikov
Unknown: Alexander Melnikov

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Facets of Brahms Martin Handley introduces another concert from the Djanogly Recital Hall in Nottingham in the series that revels in the many facets of Brahms's chamber music. Ronald van Spaendonck (clarinet),
Paul Watkins (cello), Ian Brown (piano) Brahms Clarinet Trio in A minor, Op 114 Zemlinsky Clarinet Trio in D minor, Op 3


Introduces: Brahms Martin Handley
Clarinet: Ronald van Spaendonck
Cello: Paul Watkins
Cello: Ian Brown

: BBC Orchestras

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Conductor JerzyMaksymiuk.
Steven Osborne has written his own cadenza for this imaginative performance of Beethoven's first piano concerto, which is paired with Shostakovich's stormy and defiant tenth symphony. Presented by Tommy Pearson.
Beethoven Piano Concerto No 1 in C Steven Osborne
Shostakovich Symphony No 10


Unknown: Steven Osborne
Presented By: Tommy Pearson.
Unknown: Steven Osborne

: Making Tracks

Blue Peter's Liz Barker and Matt Baker play music for younger listeners. Today, music about a railway up the side of a mountain, and a nice little song about cannibalism. Create your own tracks on our website: www.bbc.co.uk/makingtracks


Unknown: Liz Barker
Unknown: Matt Baker

: Choral Evensong

Live from Sheffield Cathedral.
Introit: O Salutaris Hostia (Dupre).
Responses (Anthony Piccolo ).
Psalms 136, 137, 138 (Middleton, Lloyd, Day).
Office Hymn: God of Love (Carolyn).
First lesson: Ezekiel 34, vv 1-6.
Canticles: Edgar Day in B flat.
Second Lesson: Revelation 21, vv 9-21.
Anthem: St Peter and St Paul (Carl Rutti ).
Final Responses: Festal Responses (Naylor).
Hymn: Praise to the Lord, the Almighty (Lobet den Herrn).
Organ Voluntary: Choral (Joseph Jongen).


Choir Director: Neil Taylor
Organist: Peter Heginbotham

: In Tune

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


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Lucy Duran presents a concert recorded atthe Queen Elizabeth Hall on the opening night of this month's London Jazz Festival. South Africa's most celebrated musicians perform a benefit concert in aid of the Mambazo Foundation, a trust devoted to spreading knowledge of the songs and dances of the Zulu people.
8.05 Twenty Minutes
Eugene Skeef takes Lucy Duran to the YMCA in Durban, the venue forthe weekly all-night contests between local groups singing isicathamiya, the style made famous by Ladysmith Black Mambazo.
8.25 More from Ladysmith Black
Mambazo, including an introductory lesson in howtospeakZulu.


Unknown: Black Mambazo
Unknown: Lucy Duran
Unknown: Queen Elizabeth Hall
Unknown: Eugene Skeef
Unknown: Lucy Duran

: Bach

Cello Suite No 6 in D, BWV1012 Steven Isserlis


Unknown: Steven Isserlis

: Night Waves: Undercurrents

Richard Coles presents the live debate programme that tackles the thornier topics in contemporary culture and puts them in a historical and global context.


Unknown: Richard Coles

: Late Junction

Verity Sharp introduces music from the Dave Holland Quintet, Abida Parveen and the Sabres of Paradise, plus
Steve Reich 's Three Movements for orchestra.


Introduces: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Dave Holland
Unknown: Abida Parveen
Unknown: Steve Reich

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. Mielck String
Quintet in F. Op 312.35 Max d'Ollone Le Menetrierl.00 Wagenaar Overture: The Taming of the Shrew, Op 25 Debussy
Fantaisie Brahms Symphony No 3 in F
2.05 Duron La Guerra de los Gigantes
2.20 Mozart Symphony No 41 in C (Jupiter)
3.00-5.00 BBC Schools
3.00 Together 3.15 First Steps in Drama
3.30 Words Alive 3.45 Numbertime
Mental Maths 4.00 Megamaths Mental Maths 4.15 Listen and Write 4.35Time and Tune 4.55 Programme Preview
5.00 Sibelius Lemminkainen 's Return
(Lemminkainen Suite, Op 22)
5.20 Lars-Erik Larsson Pastoral Suite, Op 19 5.35 Handel Music for the Royal Fireworks


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Sibelius Lemminkainen
Unknown: Handel Music

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