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: Morning on 3

With Martin Handley.
Reinecke Wind Octet in B flat, Op 216 Members of the Boston SO
6.30 Bax Phantasy Rivka Golani (viola), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Vernon Handley
7.00 Glinka Dances in Naina 's Castle
(Ruslan and Lyudmila) USSR Symphony Orchestra, conductor Yevgeni Svetlanov
7.40 Bizet L 'Arlesienne: Suite No 2
French National Radio Orchestra, conductor Thomas Beecham
8.00 Brahms Alto Rhapsody
Janet Baker (mezzo), male voices of the John Alldis Choir, London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Adrian Boult
8.25 Eller Twilight (1917)
Royal Scottish National Orchestra, conductor Neeme Jarvi


Unknown: Martin Handley.
Conductor: Vernon Handley
Conductor: Yevgeni Svetlanov
Conductor: Thomas Beecham
Conductor: Adrian Boult

: Sunday Live

Stephanie Hughes introduces music from recent concerts around Europe. Plus arts news from the Sunday papers.
Berlioz Overture: Beatrice et Benedict Frankfurt RSO, conductor Hugh Wolff
9.25 Haydn String Quartet in C, Op 54 No 2 Quatuor Mosaïques
9.45 Faure Suite: Pelleas et Melisande
Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, conductor Jean-Jacques Kantorow
10.35 Dvorak Trio in E minor, Op 90 (Dumky) Simon Blendis (violin),
Jane Salmon (cello), William Howard (piano)
11.10 Saint-Saens Piano Concerto No 2 in G minorFazil Say, Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, conductor Jean-Jacques Kantorow
11.40 Berlioz L 'Enfance du Christ, Part 2: The Right into Egypt Soloists, North German RSO, conductor Christoph Eschenbach Producer Andrew Lyle
E-mail your comments to: sunday.live@bbc.co.uk


Introduces: Stephanie Hughes
Conductor: Hugh Wolff
Conductor: Jean-Jacques Kantorow
Conductor: Dvorak Trio
Violin: Simon Blendis
Violin: Jane Salmon
Cello: William Howard
Conductor: Jean-Jacques Kantorow
Conductor: Christoph Eschenbach
Producer: Andrew Lyle

: Music Matters

Ivan Hewett debates the pros and cons of surtitles for opera as the Royal Opera
House's production of Britten's Turn of the Screw opens. Plus a report from Milan on the homeless La Scala and a review of Granta's new collection of writing on music.


Unknown: Ivan Hewett
Unknown: La Scala

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another chance to hear last Monday's recital from the Wigmore Hall in London. Presented by Verity Sharp. llya Gringolts (violin), Ashley Wass (piano) Bach Violin Sonata No 2 in A minor, BWV1003
Prokofiev Violin Sonata No 2, Op 94a Sarasate Caprice Basque, Op 24


Presented By: Verity Sharp.

: BBC Legends

Gerald Moore. Hilary Finch looks back on the career of the pioneering pianist and accompanist Gerald Moore through some of his many broadcasts for the BBC.
Moore really championed the musical status of the accompanist in the public eye and was a much sought-after partner for some of the greatest singers of his day, such as John McCormack , Elizabeth Soderstrom and Richard Lewis.


Unknown: Gerald Moore.
Unknown: Hilary Finch
Accompanist: Gerald Moore
Unknown: John McCormacK
Unknown: Elizabeth Soderstrom
Unknown: Richard Lewis.

: Private Passions

Rptd from yesterday 12 noon

: Brian Kay's Light Programme

Today a quick visit to Nell Gwyn and The
Girl from Corsica before contemplating If You Were the Only Girl in the World....
There's also music from Sullivan in the guise of Pineapple Poll played by the Eastman Wind Ensemble, conducted by Frederick Fennell.


Unknown: Nell Gwyn
Conducted By: Frederick Fennell.

: Discovering Music

An in-depth look at Bach's great essay in extended variation for organ, his
Passacaglia in C minor, BWV 582.
Presented by Chris de Souza with the help of musical examples and a complete performance played by David Goode at the organ of Queen's College, Oxford.


Presented By: Chris de Souza
Played By: David Goode

: Sunday Feature: The Romantic Road

Ajourney through the literature of Europe. The Balkans. This month's programme takes Julian Evans to the Balkans. He travels through the countries of former Yugoslavia, so recently in bitter conflict, talking both to writers who have left and to those who chose to stay.


Unknown: Julian Evans

: The Sunday Play: Nothing but the Truth

By John Kani. January 2000. In the new
South Africa, the Truth and Reconciliation amnesty hearings have arrived in nearby Port Elizabeth and aspirant chief librarian, Sipho Makaya , who believes that the guilty must be charged, nervously awaits the results of his interview. Will his own secrets be found out with the arrival of his niece and his dead brother's body from England?
Director Alby James


Unknown: John Kani.
Unknown: Sipho Makaya
Director: Alby James
Sipho Makaya: John Kani
Thando: Nthati Moshesh
Mandisa: Pamela Nomvete

: Choirworks

Paul Guinery explores the choral music of four generations of Moravian composers - from Dvorak's Songs of Nature to the music composed in exile by Bohuslav Martinu and Antonin Tucapskywho , like Janacek, was born in Brno. The programme includes specially recorded performances by the BBC Singers, conducted by Ronald Corp .
Dvorak Why Do Sweet Songs; Down in the Forest; Come Let Us Sing (In Nature's Realm, Op 63)
Novak Zvony ; Praha; Modlitba Za Vlast (Five Choruses, Op 71)BBC Singers, conductor Ronald Corp Martinu Field Mass
Ivan Kusnjer (baritone), male voices of the Czech Philharmonic Choir, Czech PO, conductor Jiri Belohlavek
Martinu Romance of the Dandelions
Tucapsky Ne Forte Credas; Nunc Est Bibendum; Eheu,
Fugaces Alison Smart (soprano), Andrew Murgatroyd (tenor), BBC Singers, conductor Ronald Corp
Tucapsky The Seven Sorrows
TomasTulacek (violin), Bath Camerata, conductor Nigel Perrin


Unknown: Paul Guinery
Unknown: Bohuslav Martinu
Unknown: Antonin Tucapskywho
Conducted By: Ronald Corp
Unknown: Novak Zvony
Conductor: Ronald Corp
Baritone: Ivan Kusnjer
Conductor: Jiri Belohlavek
Soprano: Fugaces Alison Smart
Soprano: Andrew Murgatroyd
Conductor: Nigel Perrin

: Louis Lortie

A recital given last year at St George's Bristol. Presented by Susan Sharpe.
Chopin 12 Etudes, Op 10; Trois Nouvelles Etudes, Op posth; 12 Etudes, Op 25


Presented By: Susan Sharpe.

: Mixing It

Mark Russell and Robert Sandall present a unique mixture of styles and influences.


Unknown: Mark Russell
Unknown: Robert Sandall

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Bruckner OsJusti 12.10 Mozart
Symphony No 29 in A, K20112.30
Brahms String Quintet No 2 in G, Op 111
1.00 A concert given by the Dresdner Kreuzchor under Roderich Kreile with Markus Willinger (organ) recorded at Dom zu Bamberg as part of the 50th
Internationale Orgelwoche Numbergon 24 June 2001. Featuring works by Bach, Bruhns, Schutz, Schelle, Mendelssohn, Reger, Zielenski, Baumann, Part and Rheinberger. 2.15 Heinichen Se Mai,
Tirsi, Mio Bene (Clori e Tirsi) 2.35 Silvius Weiss Partita in D minor2.50 Beethoven
Piano Concerto No 4 in G 3.25 Schubert
String Quartet in D minor, D81 0 (Death and the Maiden)4.05 Grieg Wedding Day at Troldhaugen (Lyric Pieces, Op 65)
4.15 Tchaikovsky Ballet suite: Swan Lake
4.30 Henning Somerro Akk Mon Min Vei
4.40 Schubert An die Musik, D54 7
4.50 Wieniawski Polonaise No 1 in D, Op 4
5.00 Bach Viola da Gamba Sonata No 3 in G minor, BWV1029 5.15 Erkki Melartin Consolation 5.25 Rosenmuller Sinfonia
Quinta 5.35 Chopin Polonaise in F sharp minor, Op 44 5.45 Wagner Faust Overture


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Roderich Kreile
Unknown: Markus Willinger
Unknown: Mio Bene
Unknown: Silvius Weiss Partita
Unknown: Erkki Melartin
Unknown: Chopin Polonaise
Unknown: Wagner Faust

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