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: Morning on 3

With Sandy Burnett.
Biber Litaniae de Sancto Josepho
6.15 Mozart Piano Trio in B flat, K502
7.05 Stravinsky Fireworks, Op 4
7.20 Debussy Estampes
8.05 Berlioz Overture: Benvenuto Cellini
8.40 Respighi Pines of Rome


Unknown: Sandy Burnett.
Unknown: Benvenuto Cellini

: Sunday Live

Stephanie Hughes presents excerpts from the best recent concerts around Europe, featuring piano pieces by Debussy and Rachmaninov played at the Philharmonie in Berlin by Steven Osborne. Plus a review of the arts news from the Sunday papers by Cathy Packe. Other music includes: Auber Overture: Le Cheval de Bronze
French National Orchestra. conductor Asher Fisch
09.15 Bach Cantata No 211: Schweigt Stille, Plaudert Nicht (Coffee Cantata)
Sine Bundgaard (soprano),
Michael Lindberg (bass), Concerto Copenhagen, director Lars Ulrik Mortensen (harpsichord)
09.50 Hoist Rig Veda, Set 3 (excerpts) BBC Singers (women's voices), Sioned Williams (harp), conductor Dominic Wheeler
10.35 Haydn Piano Trio in E minor, HXV12 Joseph Kalichstein (piano), Jaime Laredo (violin), Sharon Robinson (cello)
11.30 Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 1 inF, BWV1046 Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Peter Schreier
E-mail your comments to: sunday.live@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Stephanie Hughes
Unknown: Steven Osborne.
Unknown: Cathy Packe.
Conductor: Asher Fisch
Soprano: Sine Bundgaard
Soprano: Michael Lindberg
Harpsichord: Lars Ulrik Mortensen
Harp: Sioned Williams
Conductor: Dominic Wheeler
Piano: Joseph Kalichstein
Piano: Jaime Laredo
Violin: Sharon Robinson
Conductor: Peter Schreier

: Music Matters

Ivan Hewett is joined by conductor and composer Andre Previn. Catherine Guilyardi looks at the cultural policies of Jean-Marie Le Pen in the run-up to the French parliamentary election and Roger Nichols reviews a new book about Paul Sacher.
E-MAIL: music.matters@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Ivan Hewett
Unknown: Andre Previn.
Unknown: Catherine Guilyardi
Unknown: Jean-Marie Le Pen
Unknown: Roger Nichols
Unknown: Paul Sacher.

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another chance to hear last Monday's concert from the Wigmore Hall in London. Presented by Stephanie Hughes. Mark Padmore (tenor), Roger Vignoles (piano) Tippett Boyhood's End
Schubert Ganymed; Die Getter
Griechenlands; Atys; DerJungling und der Tod; Am Grabe Anselmos; DerJungling am
Wolf Aus dem Schenkenbuch des
Westostlichen Divans: Ob der Koran von
EwigkeitSei; Trunken Mussen Wir Alle Sein; So Lang Man Nuchtern 1st; Sie
Haben Wegen der Trunkenheit; Was in der Schenke Waren Heute


Unknown: Wigmore Hall
Presented By: Stephanie Hughes.
Tenor: Mark Padmore
Piano: Roger Vignoles

: BBC Legends

Lazar Berman. Piers Lane explores BBC archive recordings made by Russian pianist Lazar Berman. Including the Liszt Piano Sonata in B minor recorded in 1980.


Unknown: Lazar Berman.
Pianist: Lazar Berman.

: Private Passions

Rptd from yesterday 12 noon

: Brian Kay's Light Programme

Brian Kay presents a suitably equine selection of light classics in celebration of yesterday's Derby. Featuring music by Robert Farnon , Haydn Wood , Jack Strachey and a group called Instant Sunshine.


Unknown: Brian Kay
Music By: Robert Farnon
Music By: Haydn Wood
Music By: Jack Strachey

: Discovering Music

Sarah Walker explores Edward Elgar 's deep love of nature, religious devotion and nationalism as viewed through his ever popular Sea Pictures, Op 37. With specially recorded musical examples by mezzo Joanne Thomas with the BBC NOW conducted by Peter Stark , see wed 7.30pm


Unknown: Sarah Walker
Unknown: Edward Elgar
Unknown: Joanne Thomas
Conducted By: Peter Stark

: Sunday Feature: The John Tusa Interview: Tom Stoppard

John Tusa talks to playwright Tom Stoppard about his work as he prepares for his ambitious trilogy of plays, "The Coast of Utopia", at the Royal National Theatre.


Presenter: John Tusa
Guest: Tom Stoppard
Producer: Tony Cheevers
Producer: Philip Sellars

: Drama on 3: The Black Path

By Julia Darling and Sean O'Brien.

A story set in the North East during the bitter industrial disputes of the 1960s and 1970s. Jack Hennessey, working-class hero, union leader and Christian visionary, has led the union through thick and thin, but when the great strike starts to crumble he faces a moral dilemma.


Writer: Julia Darling
Writer: Sean O'Brien
Music composed by: Tim Dalling
Director: Jim Poyser
Jack Hennessey: Colin MacLachlan
Madeleine: Charlie Hardwick
Tommy: Ian Hogg
Nana: Jean Heywood
Jimmy: Trevor Fox
Hillman: Donald McBride
Union convenor: Terence Mann
Young Madeleine Hennessey: Sammy Dobson
Child Madeleine Hennessey: Madelaine O'Sullivan
Laura: Francoise Boufhal
Bet: Heather Garratt
Young David: Gary Kitching

: Choirworks

Paul Guinery introduces performances from last month's Lufthansa Festival of Early Music. The Sirin Choir from Moscow specialises in the singing of sacred music from the Orthodox tradition, including motets, psalm settings and chants from the 16th to the 18th centuries. During the same period a vast amount of music was composed forthe Roman Catholic Liturgy in Central and South America. The Mass in honour of St Ignatius Loyola by Domenico Zipoli was one of the most popular mass settings in Paraguay of the 1700s. It is performed with motets and chants from earlier centuries by Ex Cathedra, directed by Jeffrey Skidmore.


Introduces: Paul Guinery
Unknown: Domenico Zipoli
Directed By: Jeffrey Skidmore.

: BBC Symphony Orchestra

Hugh Wood wrote both these works to commissions forthe BBC Proms. He made his name with Scenes from Comus, and followed this with his Mahlerian symphony, completed in 1982. Geraldine McGreevy (soprano). Daniel Norman (tenor),
BBC Symphony Orchestra. conductor Andrew Davis
Hugh Wood Symphony , Op 21; Scenes from Comus, Op 6


Soprano: Geraldine McGreevy
Tenor: Daniel Norman
Conductor: Andrew Davis
Conductor: Hugh Wood Symphony

: Between the Ears Soundings:

Southern Currents
The first of two programmes exploring the frontiers of sound, music and radio. Gregory Whitehead - founder of the Laboratory for Innovation and Acoustic
Research (LIAR) - presents some recent work from New Zealand and Australia.
Producer Simon Elmes


Unknown: Gregory Whitehead
Producer: Simon Elmes

: Mixing It

Mark Russell and Robert Sandall present eclectic sounds from the cutting edge and preview David Bowie 's Meltdown Festival.


Unknown: Mark Russell
Unknown: Robert Sandall
Unknown: David Bowie

: Through the Night

With Jill Anderson.
Schubert, arr R Gothoni Der Muller und der Bach (Die Schone Mullerin, D795)
12.10 Joonas Kokkonen Lintujen Tuonela
12.25 Franck, arr Rampal Flute Sonata
12.50 Lassus Motet: In Religione Homo Vivit 1.00 Schubert Symphony No 8 in B minor (Unfinished) Janacek Glagolitic Mass 2.10 Leo Weiner Serenade in Fminor, Op 3 2.35 Schumann Liederkreis , Op 393.00 Clara Schumann Variations on a theme of Robert Schumann in F sharp minor, Op 203.10 Mozart String Quartet in G, K3873.40 Boccherini Piano
Concerto in E flat 4.05 Berlioz Overture:
King Lear4.20 Rachmaninov Prelude in F sharp minor, Op 23 No 14.35 CPE Bach Sinfonia in D for two violins and continuo
4.50 Grieg Wedding Day at Troldhaugen (Lyric Pieces, Op 65) 5.00 Schubert Ave Maria 5.15 Johan Rosenmuller Sinfonia
Quinta 5.25 Antoine Forqueray , arr Jean-Baptiste Forqueray Jupiter
5.35 Dohnanyl Ruralia Hungarica , Op 32b


Unknown: Jill Anderson.
Unknown: Gothoni Der Muller
Unknown: Leo Weiner Serenade
Unknown: Schumann Liederkreis
Unknown: Robert Schumann
Unknown: Johan Rosenmuller Sinfonia
Unknown: Antoine Forqueray
Unknown: Dohnanyl Ruralia Hungarica

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