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: Mozart

Overture: The Marriage of Figaro
5.05 Vivaldi Violin Concerto in D, RV208 (Grosso Mogul) 5.20 Telemann Sonata in F minor (Der Getreue Music-Meister)
5.30 Beethoven 10 Variations on La
Stessa, la Stessissima
5.40 Franz Lehar Overture: Zigeunerliebe
5.50 J Strauss (son), arr Schoenberg Waltz: Roses from the South


Unknown: Franz Lehar

: Morning on 3

With Tommy Pearson.
Bach Harpsichord Concerto in G, BWV1058 Christophe Rousset , Academy of Ancient Music, conductor Christopher Hogwood
6.25Janacek Violin Sonata
Pierre Amoyal (violin), Mikhail Rudy (piano)
7.00 Elgar Six Promenades Athena Ensemble
7.45 Smetana Richard III , Op 11
Bavarian RSO, conductor Rafael Kubelik
8.00 Schubert Quartettsatz , D703 Borodin Quartet
8.30 Cherubini Overture: Eliza
Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner


Unknown: Tommy Pearson.
Unknown: Christophe Rousset
Conductor: Christopher Hogwood
Violin: Pierre Amoyal
Violin: Mikhail Rudy
Unknown: Smetana Richard Iii
Conductor: Rafael Kubelik
Conductor: Schubert Quartettsatz
Conductor: Neville Marriner

: Composer of the Week: ParisianOrganists of the 20th Century

With Donald Macleod.
2: Playing for Our Lady
With Louis Vierne 's health failing, the young Marcel Dupre was presented with an unmissable opportunity, the temporary position of titulaire at Notre Dame Cathedral.
Dupre Prelude and Fugue in B, Op 7 No 1 John Scott (organ)
Dupre Ave Maris Stella Antiphons (Vepres de Fetes du Commun de la Sainte-Vierge, Op 18) Jeremy Filsell (organ)
Dupre Scherzo , Op 16 Jeremy Filsell (organ) Dupre Motet : 0 Salutaris Hostia, Op 9 Stephen Disley (organ), BBC Singers, conductor Nicholas Kok
Dupre Le Monde dans I'Attente du
Sauveur(Symphonie-Passion, Op 16) Ulrich Meldau (organ)
Vierne Stèle pour un Enfant Defunt
(Tryptique, Op 58) Pierre Cochereau (organ) Vieme Symphony No 6 (Final) Ben van Oosten (organ)


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Unknown: Louis Vierne
Unknown: Marcel Dupre
Unknown: John Scott
Unknown: Maris Stella Antiphons
Unknown: Jeremy Filsell
Unknown: Dupre Scherzo
Unknown: Jeremy Filsell
Unknown: Dupre Motet
Unknown: Stephen Disley
Conductor: Nicholas Kok
Conductor: Dupre Le Monde
Unknown: Ulrich Meldau
Unknown: Pierre Cochereau
Unknown: Ben van Oosten

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Bach, transcr Lagoya Courante ;
Allemande; Prelude (English Suite No 3 in G minor, BWV808) Ida Presti and Alexandre Lagoya (guitars)
10.09 Listener Request: Schubert Piano QuintetinA, D667 (Trout) MariaYudina (piano), Beethoven String Quartet
10.44 Listener Request: Trad Blow the Man Down; Haul Away, Joe; Shenandoah; The Drunken Sailor Leonard Warren
(tenor), chorus and orchestra conducted by Morris Levine
10.55 Kodaly Variations on a Hungarian Folk Song (The Peacock) Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Willem Mengelberg


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Unknown: Lagoya Courante
Unknown: Ida Presti
Guitars: Alexandre Lagoya
Tenor: Leonard Warren
Conducted By: Morris Levine
Conductor: Willem Mengelberg

: Morning Performance

West Cork Chamber Music Festival 2002
Sean Rafferty traces a Viennese theme through rarely heard music by Zemlinsky, Brahms and Schoenberg, and takes the first of this week's trips to the festival's literary fringe, where he meets the American poet laureate, Billy Collins. Zemlinsky Humoreske Paris-Bastille Wind Ensemble
Schoenberg, arrSteurmann Verklarte Nacht AltenbergTrio of Vienna
Brahms, arr Rotter Serenade in D, Op 11 Catherine Leonard (violin), James Boyd (viola), Natalie Clein (cello),
Deirdre O'Leary (clarinet), Paris-Bastille Wind Ensemble, Barry Guy (double bass)


Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Unknown: Billy Collins.
Unknown: Verklarte Nacht Altenbergtrio
Unknown: Rotter Serenade
Violin: Catherine Leonard
Violin: James Boyd
Viola: Natalie Clein
Cello: Deirdre O'Leary
Unknown: Barry Guy

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

A concert given earlier this month by the Spiegel Quartet at the NTL Studio in Belfast's Waterfront Hall. Introduced by PetrocTrelawny.
Lekeu String Quartet (1887) Franck String Quartet in D

: BBC Orchestras

BBC Philharmonic
Today's programme features seascapes from Arnold Bax and Frank Bridge ,
Malcolm Arnold 's ninth symphony and Moeran's little-known cello concerto. Presented by Louise Fryer.
Bax Tintagel Conductor Edward Downes Moeran Cello Concerto
Paul Watkins , conductor Rumon Gamba Bridge Suite: The Sea
Conductor Martyn Brabbins Arnold Symphony No 9
Conductor Rumon Gamba


Unknown: Arnold Bax
Unknown: Frank Bridge
Unknown: Malcolm Arnold
Presented By: Louise Fryer.
Conductor: Edward Downes
Conductor: Paul Watkins
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Conductor: Rumon Gamba

: Voices

An all-Schubert programme recorded at one of the most prestigious events in the song calendar- Austria's Schubertiade in Schwarzenberg. Tenor Christoph Genz is accompanied by pianist Eric Schneider.


Tenor: Christoph Genz
Pianist: Eric Schneider.

: In Tune

Andrew McGregor presents a selection of music and news from the arts world.


Unknown: Andrew McGregor

: Performance on 3

II Giuramento
From the Theatre Royal, Wexford, Sean Rafferty introduces a performance of Saverio Mercadante 's // Giuramento, a melodrama in three acts to a libretto by Gaetano Rossi after Victor Hugo 's play Angelo. This opera, regarded as the composer's masterpiece, marks a turning point in Mercadante's dramatic approach. in a letterto the musicologist and composer Francesco Rorimo , written during the composition of Elena da Feltre, Mercadante says: "I have continued the revolution I began with // Giuramento: forms varied, trivial cabalettas banished, crescendos out, vocal lines simplified, fewer repeats, more originality in the cadences, proper regard paid to the drama, orchestration rich but not so as to swamp the voices, no long solos in the ensembles - they only force the other parts to stand idle to the detriment of the action, not much bass drum and a lot less brass band." II Giuramento was first performed at La Scala, Milan, in 1837, and tonight's production is directed by Joseph Rochlitz.
Wexford Festival Opera Chorus, Belarus National PO, conductor Paolo Arrivabeni Acts land 2
9.15 Twenty Minutes: Mercadante-the Missing Link
Patric Schmid , artistic director of Opera
Rara, talks to Sean Rafferty about Saverio Mercadante , and how for a few years in the 1840s, before the arrival of Verdi, he was the leading light of Italian opera
9.35 Act 3


Introduces: Sean Rafferty
Unknown: Saverio Mercadante
Unknown: Gaetano Rossi
Unknown: Victor Hugo
Unknown: Francesco Rorimo
Directed By: Joseph Rochlitz.
Conductor: Paolo Arrivabeni
Artistic: Patric Schmid
Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Unknown: Saverio Mercadante
Elaisa: Serena Farnocchla (soprano)
Bianca: Hadar Halevy (mezzo)
Viscardo: Manrico Tedeschi (tenor)
Manfredo: Davlde Damlani (baritone)
Isuara: Alessandra Panaro (soprano)
Buonoro: Simeon Esper (tenor)

: Late Junction

Mark Russel I with music to make your ears burn: the riot from Jonathan Harvey , Brad Mehldau 's album Largo, and sounds from late-1980s London from Selah Collins.


Unknown: Mark Russel
Unknown: Jonathan Harvey
Unknown: Brad Mehldau
Unknown: Selah Collins.

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
Schumann Konzertstuck in F, Op 86 12.20 Strauss Suite: Der Rosenkavalier 12.45
Franck Prelude , Fugue and Variation 1.00 Haydn Stabat Mater 2.05 Beethoven Piano
Sonata in D minor, Op 31 No 2 (Tempest)
2.30 Mendelssohn Sextet in D, Op 110


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Schumann Konzertstuck
Unknown: Franck Prelude
Unknown: Haydn Stabat Mater

: BBC Schools

3.00 Something to Think About
3.15 Let's Move 3.35 Time to Move
3.55 Stories and Rhymes 4.05 Let's Sing
4.25 Numbertime Mental Maths
4.40 Talking Points

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