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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
Genin Fantasy on Verdi's La Traviata Patrick Gallois (flute),
London Festival Orchestra, conductor Ross Pople
6.15 Mllhaud Suite: La Cheminée du
Roi Rene
Pro Arte Wind Quintet
7.20 Czemy Ouverture Caractéristique in B minor, Op 54
Yaara Tal and Andreas Groethuysen (piano)
7.30 Geminiani Concerto Grosso in B flat, Op3No5
Montreal Baroque Orchestra, conductor Joel Thiffault
8.00 Rossini Overture: Semiramide
La Scala Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Riccardo Chailly
8.45 Mozart Recitative and Rondo, K505 Bernarda Fink (mezzo),
Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, director Christian Zacharias (piano)


Flute: Patrick Gallois
Conductor: Ross Pople
Unknown: Roi Rene
Unknown: Pro Arte
Piano: Andreas Groethuysen
Conductor: Joel Thiffault
Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
Unknown: Bernarda Fink
Piano: Christian Zacharias

: Composer of the Week: Tchaikovsky

With Donald Macleod.
2: 1874-6
Nikolai Rubinstein 's cataclysmic reaction to the first piano concerto, a children's ballet becomes Swan Lake, and a depressing summer.
Piano Concerto No 1 in B flat minor
(1st mvt) Mikhail Rudy ,
Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Mariss Jansons
Waltz (Swan Lake, Act 1)
Royal Opera House Orchestra, conductor Mark Ermler
Francesca da Rimini
Russian National Orchestra, conductor Mikhail Pletnev


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Unknown: Nikolai Rubinstein
Unknown: Mikhail Rudy
Conductor: Mariss Jansons
Conductor: Mark Ermler
Conductor: Mikhail Pletnev

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Dvorak Scherzo Capriccioso Philharmonia, conductor Rafael Kubelik
10.12 Ravel Menuet Antique Jacques Rouvier (piano)
10.20 Weber Wolf 's glen scene (Der FreischOtz)
Rene Kollo (tenor), Peter Meven (bass),
Rolf Boysen (speaker), Bavarian Radio Chorus,
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Rafael Kubelik
10.38 Ravel Miroirs
Walter Gieseking (piano)
11.03 Hindemith Symphonic
Metamorphosis on themes of Carl Maria von Weber
Chicago Symphony Orchestra, conductor Rafael Kubelik


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Conductor: Rafael Kubelik
Piano: Jacques Rouvier
Piano: Weber Wolf
Tenor: Rene Kollo
Bass: Peter Meven
Bass: Rolf Boysen
Conductor: Rafael Kubelik
Conductor: Ravel Miroirs
Piano: Walter Gieseking
Unknown: Carl Maria
Conductor: Rafael Kubelik

: Morning Performance

Artist in Focus: James Bowman
British countertenor James Bowman is one of Britain's foremost exponents of early music and has worked with all the major ensembles and directors in this field. Today, he talks to Brian Kay about his many collaborations, from his pioneering work with David Munrowand the Early Music Consort of London to his more recent partnerships with the King's Consort and Fretwork. Including songs by Monteverdi, Morley, Lawes, Byrd and Blow, and Pergolesi's Stabat Mater.


Unknown: James Bowman
Unknown: James Bowman
Unknown: Brian Kay
Unknown: David Munrowand
Unknown: Stabat Mater.

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Recorded at last year's Live from the 18th
Century festival. Introduced by Stephanie Hughes from the Brunswick Methodist Church, Newcastle upon Tyne. Fitzwilliam String Quartet
Purcell Fantasias: No 6 in F; No 10 in E minor
Rosetti String Quartet in C minor, Op 6 No 4 Haydn String Quartet in F, Op 77 No 2


Introduced By: Stephanie Hughes

: BBC Orchestras

BBC Symphony Orchestra
Today Tommy Pearson helps to celebrate Shakespeare's birthday with an airing of Walton's magnificent score to Laurence Olivier 's film of Henry V. Walton 's work is coupled with a recent performance of the Violin Concerto by John Adams. It has been said that Adams' music "gives the impression of a rediscovered liberty, of an open door which lets in the fresh air in great gusts." In this performance, given as part of a weekend devoted to Adams' music, the BBC SO is partnered by the young American violinist Leila Josefowicz. Walton, arr Palmer Henry VSamuel West (narrator), BBC Singers, Trinity Boys' Choir, conductor Leonard Slatkin
Adams Violin Concerto Leila Josefowicz , conducted by the Composer see also 7.30pm


Unknown: Tommy Pearson
Unknown: Laurence Olivier
Unknown: Henry V. Walton
Unknown: John Adams.
Violinist: Leila Josefowicz.
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
Unknown: Leila Josefowicz

: Making Tracks

Blue Peter's Matt Baker and Simon Thomas present music foryounger listeners. Today music from Ireland, Australia and Brazil.


Unknown: Matt Baker
Unknown: Simon Thomas

: Voices

lain Burnside presents a recital in which he accompanies mezzo Sarah Connolly in a sequence of late Romantic and expressionist songs by Schoenberg, ending with his song cycle The Book of the Hanging Gardens.


Unknown: Sarah Connolly

: In Tune

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


Introduces: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

A concert recorded in Guildford Cathedral, featuring two rarely performed choral works, including George Dyson 's cantata to words taken from Shakespeare's Henry V. Christine Rice (mezzo), Guildford Choral
Society, BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor Hilary DavanWetton Parry The Chivalry of the Sea Elgar Sea Pictures
Dyson Cantata: Agincourt Elgar The Music Makers


Unknown: George Dyson
Conductor: Hilary Davanwetton

: Night Waves

Is Marxism alive and kicking?
Richard Coles and guests discuss a provocative new book, Marx's Revenge, in which the distinguished economist Meghnad Desai argues that Karl Marx would have been an enthusiastic supporter of globalisation, not least because it brings capitalism nearer to its end.


Unknown: Richard Coles
Unknown: Meghnad Desai
Unknown: Karl Marx

: Late Junction

The sampled sounds of Miles Davis on Marc Minelli 's latest album Electro
Bamako, and the original Miles Davis 's Blue in Green. Plus Iraqi songs played on the ud by Munir Bachir , Zimbabwe's Oliver Mtukudzi 's album Vhunze Moto , released today, and the contemporary music of Kevin Volans. With Verity Sharp.


Unknown: Miles Davis
Unknown: Marc Minelli
Unknown: Miles Davis
Unknown: Munir Bachir
Unknown: Oliver Mtukudzi
Unknown: Vhunze Moto
Unknown: Kevin Volans.
Unknown: Verity Sharp.

: Through the Night

With Jill Anderson.
JanezGregorc Sans Respirer, Sans Soupir
12.10 Jonel Pertea String Quartet, Op 10
12.35 Shostakovich Cello Sonata, Op 40
1.00 Banchieri Barca di Venetia per
Padova, Op 12Monteverdi BelPastor; Non Havea Febo Ancora; Lamento della Ninfa; Si Tra Sdegnosi ; Tirsi e Clori,
II Ballo 1.50 Mozart Serenade in G, K525 (Eine Kleine Nachtmusik) 2.10 Poulenc
Sinfonietta 2.35 Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue


Unknown: Jill Anderson.
Unknown: Jonel Pertea
Unknown: Si Tra Sdegnosi
Unknown: Eine Kleine

: 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 The Song Tree

: JC Bach

Flute Sonata in D, Op 16 No 1
4.35 Vivaldi Concerto da Camera in D, RV95 4.45 Otto Deutsch Overture: The
Croatian Girl 5.05 Leonardo de Lorenzo
Capriccio Brillante for three flutes, Op 31
5.20 Beethoven Piano Sonata in E minor, Op 90 5.40 Wagner Overture: Tannhauser


Unknown: Otto Deutsch

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