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: Morning on 3

With Martin Handley.
Nielsen Saga-drom , Op 39 Danish
National Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
6.45 Schumann Fantasiestucke , Op 73 Michael Collins (clarinet), Kathryn Stott (piano)
7.00 Handel Recorder Concerto in F
Michala Petri, Academy of St Martin in the Fields, director lona Brown
7.40 Haydn Violin Concerto in C. H Vila 1 Arthur Grumiaux , English Chamber
Orchestra, director Raymond Leppard
8.00 Martinu Inventions
Emil Leichner (piano), Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Vaclav Neumann
8.15 Albeniz Suite Espanola No 1, Op 4 7 No 5 (Asturias) John Williams (guitar)
Full details of Momingon 3 's music are posted at www.bbc. co.uk/radio3/playlists a few days before transmission


Unknown: Martin Handley.
Unknown: Nielsen Saga-Drom
Conductor: Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Conductor: Schumann Fantasiestucke
Clarinet: Michael Collins
Piano: Kathryn Stott
Unknown: St Martin
Director: Lona Brown
Unknown: Arthur Grumiaux
Director: Raymond Leppard
Piano: Emil Leichner
Conductor: Vaclav Neumann
Guitar: John Williams

: CD Review

Andrew McGregor plays some of this month's CD releases.
9.30 Building a Library: Hilary Finch recommends a recording of Strauss's Four Last Songs from those available.
10.15 A look at some recent re-issues.
10.30 Richard Wigmore reviews recent chamber music releases, including Mozart string quartets from the Hagen Quartet and Haydn quartets from the Lindsays.
11.00 An interview with composer John Woolrich.
11.25 Disc of the Week: Musorgsky Pictures at an Exhibition
Evgeny Kissin (piano)
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 Line on [number removed] or consult CEEFAX, BBC1, page 651


Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: Hilary Finch
Unknown: Richard Wigmore
Unknown: John Woolrich.
Piano: Evgeny Kissin
Producers: Mark Lowther
Producers: Andrew Lyle

: Private Passions

Michael Berkeley 's guest is novelist Clare Francis. A keen music-lover, her choices today include extracts from operas by Tchaikovsky, Verdi, Strauss and Britten, as well as Mozart's Requiem, Janacek's
String Quartet No 1, and music from Tan Dun 's soundtrack forthe film Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. Repeated tomorrow 3pm


Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Clare Francis.
Unknown: Tan Dun

: World Routes

Malian music star Salif Keita comes into the studio to talk about his new acoustic album Moffou. He also performs a live and exclusive set. Presented by Lucy Duran.


Unknown: Salif Keita
Presented By: Lucy Duran.

: Listeners' Choice

Humphrey Carpenter introduces listeners' requests, including:
Delius Life's Dance Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Norman Del Mar Mozart Variations on "Ah, Vous Dirai-je ,
Maman " Paul Badura Skoda (fortepiano) Hovhaness Symphony No 2 (Mysterious Mountain) Seattle Symphony Orchestra, conductor Gerard Schwarz
Milhaud Le Boeuf surie Toit Orchestre de Paris, conductor Semyon Bychkov
Stemdale-Bennett Piano Concerto No 4 in FminorMalcolm Binns , conductor Hilary Davan Wetton
Producer Anthony Sellors. ADDRESS: Listeners' Choice, BBC Birmingham, B5 7QQ. PHONE: [number removed] E-MAIL: listeners.choice@bbc.co.uk


Introduces: Humphrey Carpenter
Conductor: Norman Del Mar
Conductor: Mozart Variations
Unknown: Vous Dirai-Je
Unknown: Paul Badura Skoda
Conductor: Gerard Schwarz
Conductor: Milhaud Le Boeuf
Conductor: Semyon Bychkov
Conductor: Fminormalcolm Binns
Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton
Producer: Anthony Sellors.

: Jazz Line-Up

Claire Martin introduces a concert by the BBC Big Band, directed by William Russo , recorded before an invited audience at the BBC Radio Theatre in March. Russo was chief composer and arranger of the Stan Kenton Orchestra in the fifties and directed the London Jazz Orchestra in the seventies. The programme today features many of the compositions from that time, including his English Concerto for violin and jazz orchestra (soloist Katharine Gowers ). Producer Keith Loxam. ADDRESS: JazzLine-Up,
Room 220, Broadcasting House, Queen Margaret Drive , Glasgow, G12 8DG. E-MAIL:jazzlineup@bbc.co.uk


Introduces: Claire Martin
Directed By: William Russo
Unknown: Stan Kenton Orchestra
Soloist: Katharine Gowers
Producer: Keith Loxam.
Unknown: Queen Margaret Drive

: Jazz Record Requests

With Geoffrey Smith.
Producer Felix Carey. ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio Broadcasting House. London. W1A4WW FAX: [number removed]
E-MAIL: jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Geoffrey Smith.
Producer: Felix Carey.

: Jazz File

Charlie Parker. Brian Morton continues his exploration of the life and music of the influential jazz innovator. 4: Running the Licks. The last years of Parker's life, the commercial successes of the Parker with Strings project and his final decline.


Unknown: Charlie Parker.
Unknown: Brian Morton

: Opera on 3: Live from the Met: Sly

Wolf-Ferrari's powerful and disturbing drama takes Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew as its starting point. Drunkard Christopher Sly is taken to the castle of the Count of Westmorland, where he finds himself the subject of a cruel deception.
New York Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Marco Armiliato
Act 1

7.20 Interval: New York Stories
Another in the series of specially commissioned personal portraits of New York City. Author Elena Lappin reflects on a traumatic period of her time in New York.

7.50 Act 2

8.40 Interval: The Met Opera Quiz
Send questions to Met Opera Quiz, [address removed]

9.00 Opera Snaps
With Rodney Milnes.

9.05 Act 3

Broadcast Guide: For a free copy of the Met Broadcast Guide, call the BBC Information line on [number removed]


Conductor: Marco Armiliato
Unknown: Elena Lappin
Unknown: Rodney Milnes.
Christopher Sly: Placido Domingo(tenor)
Dolly: Maria Guleghina(soprano)
Count of Westmorland: Juan Pons(baritone)
John Plake: John Fanning(baritone)

: Bach

Violin Sonata No 2 in A minor, BWV1003 Performed by Rachel Podger


Unknown: Rachel Podger

: The Verb

Ian McMillan hosts the showcase of new writing, including Nobel Laureate Seamus Heaney 's new collection of essays Finders Keepers, a report from Seoul on how Korean writers are facing new challenges now materialism has replaced dictatorship as the enemy of art, and another audio cartoon from Peter Blegvad.


Unknown: Ian McMillan
Unknown: Seamus Heaney
Unknown: Peter Blegvad.

: Hear and Now

The London Sinfonietta, conducted by Oliver Knussen, play three UK first performances: Hans Werner Henze's "Trauerode fur Margaret Geddes"; "Dark Crossing" by Mark-Anthony Turnage; and Robert Zuidam's "McGonagall Lieder" featuring soprano Lucy Shelton and pianists Rolf Hind and Nicolas Hodges. Plus a studio session by Het Trio playing new works by Thomas Kupsch, Jan Rokus van Roosendael, Paolo Perezzani and Guenther Zechberger. With Verity Sharp.


Musicians: London Sinfonietta
Conductor: Oliver Knussen
Soprano: Lucy Shelton
Pianist: Rolf Hind
Pianist: Nicolas Hodges
Musicians: Het Trio
Presenter: Verity Sharp

: Through the Night

With Jill Anderson.
Chausson Concert in D for violin, piano and string quartet. Op 21
Brahms Piano Quintet in F minor, Op 34
2.20 Palestrina Stabat Mater ; Tribulatione Civitatum
2.30 Haydn Overture: Lo Speziale , H XXVIII 3
2.40 Beethoven Piano Concerto No 4 in G
3.10 Shostakovich Symphony No 10
4.15 Eller Three Pieces (Five Pieces for strings)
4.30 Vivaldi Violin Concerto in A, RV335 (Cuckoo)
4.40 Marais Les Folies d'Espagne
4.50 Halvorsen Triumphal Entry of the Boyars
5.05 Davide da Bergamo Sinfonia col Tanto Applaudito inno Popolare all'Offertorio
5.15 Jamefelt Lyric Overture
5.30 Poulenc Quatre Motets pour le Temps de Noel
5.40 Baranovic Suite: Gingerbread Heart


Unknown: Jill Anderson.
Unknown: Palestrina Stabat Mater
Unknown: Tribulatione Civitatum
Unknown: Lo Speziale

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