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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
Tcherepnin La Princesse lointaine, Op 4
6.35 Cherubini String Quartet No 5 in F
7.00 Telemann Quartet in G (Tafelmusik)
7.40 Schubert Fantasie in F minor, D940
8.20 Debussy Danse
8.40 Reger Concerto in Olden Style, Op 123

: Composer of the Week: FrancoisCouperin

(1668-1733). Donald Macleod explores the life and work of the French composer who succeeded in his music to reconcile the graceful lyric qualities of the French style with the energy of the Italian.
Bourree (Les Nations) (Troisieme Ordre) La Frangoise (La Pucelle) La Piemontoise (L 'Astree) Quadro Amsterdam
Gloria (Messe des Paroisses) Marie-Claire Alain (organ)
La Su/tane Musica Antiqua , Koln, director Reinhard Goebel
Producer Gwawr Owen


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Marie-Claire Alain
Unknown: Musica Antiqua
Director: Reinhard Goebel
Producer: Gwawr Owen

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain. This week featuring Chausson orchestral works and recordings of conductor Anthony Lewis. Sullivan Introduction (The Tempest)
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, conductor Vivian Dunn
10.06 Purcell Incidental music: The Tempest (Act 2, Act 5 excerpts)
Soloists, Philomusica of London, conductor Anthony Lewis
10.23 Chausson Incidental music: La
Tempete, Op 18 (excerpts)
Soloists, Ensemble Orchestre de Paris, conductor Jean-Jacques Kantorow
10.39 Beethoven Variations on Rule
Britannia, Wo079
Alfred Brendel (piano)
10.45 Chausson Viviane , Op 5 BBC Philharmonic, conductor Van Pascal Tortelier
10.58 Purcell King Arthur (Act 5) Soloists, St Anthony Singers,
Philomusica of London, Anthony Lewis


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Conductor: Anthony Lewis.
Conductor: Vivian Dunn
Conductor: Anthony Lewis
Conductor: Jean-Jacques Kantorow
Piano: Alfred Brendel
Piano: Chausson Viviane
Conductor: van Pascal Tortelier
Unknown: Anthony Lewis

: Morning Performance

Fanfare with Brass and Voices Graeme Kay introduces a week celebrating the achievements of the many thousands of amateur musicians who play in brass bands and sing in choirs.
Joseph Parry , arr Simon Wright A Tydfil Overture Cory Band, conductor Robert Childs
Mendelssohn Kyrie and Sanctus (for double chorus) Bruckner Locus Iste
City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus, conductor Simon Halsey
Paul Gilson , arr Vertommen Fantasie
Oscar Boehme , arr Roberts Symphony for Brass Cory Band, conductor Robert Childs Brahms How Lovely Are Thy Dwellings (A German Requiem)
City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus, conductor Simon Halsey John Pickard Wildfire
Philip Whitby Paganini Variations
Cory Band, conductor Robert Childs


Introduces: Voices Graeme Kay
Unknown: Joseph Parry
Unknown: Simon Wright
Conductor: Robert Childs
Conductor: Mendelssohn Kyrie
Conductor: Simon Halsey
Conductor: Paul Gilson
Unknown: Oscar Boehme
Conductor: Robert Childs
Conductor: Simon Halsey
Conductor: Robert Childs

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Live from the Wigmore Hall in London.
Presented by Stephanie Hughes. Mark Padmore (tenor), Roger Vignoles (piano) Tippett Boyhood 's End
Schubert Ganymed; Die
Gotter Griechenlands ; Atys; Der Mingling und der Tod; Am Grabe Anselmos ; DerJunglingam Bache
Wolf Aus dem Schenkenbuch des
Westostlichen Divans: Ob der Koran von
EwigkeitSei; Trunken Mussen WirAlle Sein; So Lang Man Nuchtern 1st; Sie
Haben Wegen der Trunkenheit; Was in der Schenke Waren Heute Repeated Sunday lpm


Presented By: Stephanie Hughes.
Tenor: Mark Padmore
Piano: Roger Vignoles
Piano: Tippett Boyhood
Unknown: Gotter Griechenlands
Unknown: Grabe Anselmos
Unknown: Trunken Mussen Wiralle
Unknown: Lang Man Nuchtern

: Toy Symphony

The climax of this innovative music-education project comes from the Royal Concert Hall in Glasgow. Tod Machover's visionary and kaleidoscopic soundworld embraces the latest cutting-edge music technology with a child's imagination. Linda Ormiston meets the composers, performers and scientists and tells the story of Toy Symphony. Featuring Joshua Bell (hyperviolin), children from Dalmarnock, Sacred Heart and Barrowfield Primary Schools, Glasgow, and the BBC Scottish Symphony
Orchestra under Gerhard Markson.


Unknown: Linda Ormiston
Unknown: Joshua Bell
Unknown: Gerhard Markson.

: Music Live in the Park

Charlie Gillett and Rita Ray present a programme of world music live from
London's Hyde Park. This huge all-day event includes appearances by traditional Quebecois group La Bottine Souriante, Indian tabla virtuoso Trilok Girtu , and Ismail Mohamed-Jan , aka Pops Mohamed.


Unknown: Charlie Gillett
Unknown: Rita Ray
Unknown: Trilok Girtu
Unknown: Ismail Mohamed-Jan
Unknown: Pops Mohamed.

: BBC Concert Orchestra

Live from Albert Square , Manchester, the BBC Concert Orchestra under Matthew Rowe perform alongside the Mangrove
Steel Band and pan player Len "Boogsie" Sharpe. Music includes the premiere of Sweet Rum Fantasy for steel band and orchestra, specially composed forthis event by Trinidadian-born composer Robert Bailey and arranged by Mike Townend. Presented by Tommy Pearson.


Unknown: Albert Square
Unknown: Matthew Rowe
Unknown: Robert Bailey
Arranged By: Mike Townend.
Presented By: Tommy Pearson.

: Music Live: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents a special edition from Bristol. Members of the newly formed West of England Orchestra play live along with other guests, including the Russian pianist Rustem Hayroudinoff.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Pianist: Rustem Hayroudinoff.

: Music Live: BBC Music Live

World on the Waterfront
Verity Sharp and Andy Kershaw introduce a free concert on Bristol's Harbourside followed by a late-night chill-out concert in the city's premier venue for contemporary arts, the Arnolfini. Plus highlights from Music Live in the Park .

7.30 Irish traditional band Altan.

8.10 The Jaipur Kawa Brass Band from Rajasthan.

8.30 Music inspired by Maori traditions from Wai from New Zealand.

9.00 Music Live in the Park: 1.

9.15 Senegalese superstar Cheikh Lo sings of love, spirituality and African unity.

10.15 The party moves indoors with Louisiana singer-songwriter Mary Gauthier.

10.45 Music Live in the Park: 2.

11.10 Indian flute from Rakesh Chaurasia with Talvin Singh of the UK on tabla.


Unknown: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Andy Kershaw
Singer-Songwriter: Mary Gauthier.
Unknown: Rakesh Chaurasia
Unknown: Talvin Singh

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
Schubert Overture: Rosamunde
12.15 Mozart Fantasy in C minor, K396
12.25 Dvorak Trio in E minor, Op 90
(Dumky) 1.00 Schubert Octet in F, D803
2.00 Dora Pejacevic Barkarola ; Song without Words, Op 5; Butterfly, Op 6; Impromptu, Op 9 2.10 Brahms Cello Sonata No 1 in E minor, Op 38
2.35 Nielsen Flute Concerto
2.50 Herman Streulens Ave Maria


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Dvorak Trio
Unknown: Dora Pejacevic Barkarola

: BBC Schools

3.00 Let's Make a Story
3.2OMusic Box 3.35 Tales from Europe
3.50 Expressive Arts 4.10 Expressive Arts

: Bruckner

Ecce Sacerdos 4.45 Vivaldi
Recorder Concerto in C, RV444
5.00 Suk Elegie , Op 33 5.20 Giovanni Platti Oboe Concerto in G minor
5.40 Wagner Overture: Tannhauser


Unknown: Ecce Sacerdos
Unknown: Suk Elegie
Oboe: Giovanni Platti

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