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: Morning on

With Penny Gore.
Bizet Prelude: L'Arlesienne
Toulouse Capitole Orchestra, conductor Michel Plasson
6.45 Debussy Cello Sonata
Steven Isserlis , Pascal Devoyon (piano)
7.00 Sallinen Sunrise Serenade, Op 63 Finnish CO, conductor Okko Kamu
7.35 Vaughan Williams An Oxford Elegy
John Westbrook (speaker), Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Jacques Orchestra, conductor David Willcocks
8.00 Boccherini, arrStaierand
Schornsheim Fandango Andreas Staier and Christine Schornsheim (harpsichords), Adela Gonzales Campa (castanets)
8.35 W Schuman A Song of Orpheus
Leonard Rose (cello), Cleveland Orchestra, conductor George Szell

Contributors

Conductor: Michel Plasson
Unknown: Steven Isserlis
Piano: Pascal Devoyon
Conductor: Okko Kamu
Conductor: Vaughan Williams
Unknown: John Westbrook
Conductor: David Willcocks
Unknown: Andreas Staier
Harpsichords: Christine Schornsheim
Harpsichords: Adela Gonzales Campa
Conductor: George Szell

: Composer of the Week:Francesco Cavalli

(1602-76). Cavalli, born 400 years ago this week, was one ofthe leading figures in 17th-century Venetian musical life. He witnessed the birth of public opera, and today Donald Macleod features the greatest operatic triumph of his early years, Giasone. Giasone Catherine Dubosc and Agnes
Mellon (sopranos), Gloria Banditelli (mezzo), Michael Chance and Dominique Visse
(countertenors), Guyde Meyand Gianpaolo Fagotto (tenors), Bernard Deletre (bass), Concerto Vocale, director Rene Jacobs Producer Gwawr Owen

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Giasone Catherine Dubosc
Sopranos: Gloria Banditelli
Unknown: Michael Chance
Unknown: Dominique Visse
Unknown: Guyde Meyand Gianpaolo
Tenors: Bernard Deletre
Director: Rene Jacobs
Producer: Gwawr Owen

: Work in Progress

Hermione Lee is at work on a biography of American novelist Edith Wharton , and visits her home in Lenox, Massachusetts. Producer Fiona McLean

Contributors

Unknown: Hermione Lee
Unknown: Edith Wharton
Producer: Fiona McLean

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain. Featuring piano works by Debussy and performances by Serge Koussevitzky.
Debussy Deux Arabesques Walter Gieseking (piano)
10.12 CPE Bach, arr Steinberg Concerto for Orchestra Boston Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Serge Koussevitzky
10.28 Bach Organ Concerto in A minor, BWV593Simon Preston
10.41 Debussy Pourle Piano Walter Gieseking (piano)
10.54 Mendelssohn Symphony No 4 in A (Italian) Boston Symphony Orchestra, conductor Serge Koussevitzky
11.18 Debussy L'lsleJoyeuse Walter Gieseking (piano)

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Serge Koussevitzky.
Conductor: Serge Koussevitzky
Unknown: Bwv593simon Preston
Unknown: Debussy Pourle Piano
Piano: Walter Gieseking
Conductor: Serge Koussevitzky
Piano: Walter Gieseking

: Morning Performance

Baltic Resonances lain Burnside launches Radio 3's Baltic season with a week of music from the Baltic states and surrounding countries. Today's programme features music by the Estonians Veljo Tormis and EduardTubin and Berwald from Sweden.
Veljo Tormis Curse upon Iron
Eugene Ginty (tenor), Brindley Sherratt (bass), Simon Limbrick (shaman drum), BBC Singers, conductor Bo Holten Berwald Reminiscences from the Norwegian Mountains BBC Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Jukka-Pekka Saraste Sibelius Nightride and Sunrise, Op 55
BBC NOW, conductor Jacques van Steen Sibelius Six Songs, Op 90
Emma Bell (soprano), Andrew West (piano) Eduard Tubin Symphony No 3 (Heroic)
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Kristjan Jarvi

Contributors

Unknown: Veljo Tormis
Tenor: Brindley Sherratt
Bass: Simon Limbrick
Conductor: Bo Holten
Conductor: Jukka-Pekka Saraste
Conductor: Sibelius Nightride
Conductor: Jacques van Steen
Soprano: Andrew West

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Live from the Wigmore Hall in London, a concert featuring BBC Radio 3 New
Generation Artists the Karol Szymanowski Quartet. Presented by Verity Sharp. Szymanowski String Quartet No 2, Op 56
Brahms String Quartet in C minor, Op 51 No 1 Repeated Sunday lpm

: BBC Orchestras

Ulster Orchestra
Mine's 's Double. Kenneth Montgomery conducts the Ulster Orchestra in the first of a series of six concerts focusing on the double concerto. Today's concerto is for two violins - Arvo Part's Tabula Rasa- in which a prepared piano mimics the sound of bells. Presented by Sandy Burnett. Smetana From Bohemia's Woods and Fields (Ma Vlast) Part Tabula Rasa
Lesley Hatfield and Paul Barritt (violins) JC Bach Symphony in D for double orchestra, Op 18 No 3
Martinu Symphony No 2

Contributors

Unknown: Kenneth Montgomery
Presented By: Sandy Burnett.
Unknown: Lesley Hatfield
Violins: Paul Barritt

: Making Tracks

Blue Peter's Simon Thomas and Matt Baker present a music series for younger listeners. Todaythere is a bull on the roof and a whirlwind - perhaps that's how the bull got there.

Contributors

Unknown: Simon Thomas
Unknown: Matt Baker

: Stage and Screen

Edward Seckerson introduces the music of Charles Strouse , the composer of Bye Bye Birdie, Annie and Golden Boy.
ADDRESS: Stage& Screen, Room 220, Broadcasting House, Queen Margaret Drive , Glasgow, G12 8DG E-MAIL: stageandscreen@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Introduces: Edward Seckerson
Unknown: Charles Strouse
Unknown: Queen Margaret Drive

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty introduces a selection of music and news from the arts world.

Contributors

Introduces: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

A concert given at the Barbican, London, on Saturday, including the first performance of a new work from South African composer Kevin Volans. Piotr Anderszewski (piano), BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Joseph Swensen
Kevin Volans Concerto for Orchestra
(BBC commission, first performance) Beethoven Piano Concerto No 1in C
Sibelius Symphony No 1

Contributors

Unknown: Kevin Volans.
Piano: Piotr Anderszewski
Conductor: Joseph Swensen
Conductor: Kevin Volans

: The Lindsays

Haydn String Quartet in G, Op 76 No 1

: Night Waves

Lisa Appignanesi presents another edition of the arts, culture and ideas programme. including an exploration of the practice of "life casting" from the 19th century up to the present day, to coincide with an exhibition at the Henry Moore Institute.

Contributors

Presenter: Lisa Appignanesi

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington clocks in with Reich's Electric Guitar Phase, blues from
Djeli Moussa Diawara and Bob Brozman , and the art of late 14th-century singing accordingto Bartholomeus de Bononia.

Contributors

Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: Djeli Moussa Diawara
Unknown: Bob Brozman
Unknown: Bartholomeus de Bononia.

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe. Lowell Liebermann
Three Impromptus 12.15 Martinu Flute
Sonata 12.35 Weber Symphony No I in C
1.00 Another programme recorded at the llth Van Cliburn International Piano
Competition 2001 in Fort Worth, Texas. Albeniz ElAlbaicin (Iberia) Debussy Preludes, Books 1 and 2 (excerpts);
Images, Book 1 Ravel Oiseaux Tristes; Alborada del Gracioso (Miroirs) Chopin Preludes , Op 28 Liszt Reminiscence on Mozart's Don Giovanni
2.45 Mozart Ch 'lo Mi Scordi di Te...? Non
Temer, Amato Bene, K505

Contributors

Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Lowell Liebermann
Unknown: Alborada Del Gracioso
Unknown: Chopin Preludes
Unknown: Don Giovanni

: BBC Schools

3.00 Poetry Corner
3.10 Alphabet Time: First Phonics
3.20 Music Box 3.35 Hopscotch
3.50 Hop, Skip and Jump 4.05 Scottish Resources 7-9 4.20 Talking Points
4.40 Scottish Resources 10-12








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