With Fiona Talkington.
Sibelius Suite: King Christian
6.40 Schubert Sonata in B flat for piano duet,D617
7.15 Bach Cantata No 90: Es Reisset
Euch ein Schrecklich Ende
7.35 Strauss Suite for 13 winds, Op
8.20 Debussy Rapsodie for alto saxophone and orchestra
8.35 Beethoven Fantasia in C minor for piano, chorus and orchestra
Stephanie Hughes presents the best of recent concerts around Europe. Her guest today isjournalist Jon Snow. Music includes a Korngold concerto, choral music by Brahms and highlights from
Tchaikovsky's opera Eugene Onegin from the Mariinsky Theatre, St Petersburg, conducted by Valeri Gergiev and starring Dmitri Hvorostovsky in the title role.
Other music in the programme includes:
Durufle Four Motets on Gregorian Themes Radio France Chorus, conductor Marcus Creed
9.35 Haydn Symphony No 44 in C minor (Trauer) II Giardino Armonico , conductor Giovanni Antonini
10.35 Ravel Violin Sonata
Mirjam Tschopp , Brigitte Meyer (piano)
11.35 Kodaly Psalmus Hungaricus
Hungarian Radio Chorus, Danish Radio Sinfonietta, conductor Adam Fischer Email your comments to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Christopher Cook meets Nigel North , who has paved the way in the performance of Bach's music on the lute. As well as a selection of his own recordings there are memorable performances by violinist Henryk Szeryng and harpsichordist
GustavLeonhardt. Plus an encounterwith a rare instrument-the lute-harpsichord.
Another chance to hear last Monday's concert from the Wigmore Hall. Presented by Fiona Talkington. Monica Groop (soprano), Rudolf Jansen (piano)
Mahler Urn Schlimme Kinder Artigzu Machen ; AuslAus! (Des Knaben Wunderhorn); Hans und Grethe
(Volkslied); Wer Hat dies Liedlein Erdacht ? (Des Knaben Wunderhorn) Grieg Five Songs, Op 60
Sibelius Im Feld ein Madchen Singt; Sav, SavSusa; Flickan Kom Ifran Sin Alsklings Mote; VarDeten Drom?
Constantin Silvestri. Stephen Johnson presents the first of two programmes of performances from the BBC Archive by the Romanian conductor, music director of the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra during a memorable period in the 1960s. Featuring Enesco's Romanian Rhapsody No 1, Robert Simpson 's Piano Concerto with soloist John Ogdon , and Liszt's symphonic poem Tasso, Lamento e Trinfo.
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Today's edition was recorded in August at the Buxton Opera House and features singer Ria Jones with the BBC Concert
Orchestra under Robin Stapleton. Music includes songs by Gershwin and Richard Rodgers , Robert Farnon 's A la
Claire Fontaine and a rare chance to hearthe whole of Arthur Wood 's suite, My Native Heath.
Chris de Souza explores Bach's motet Jesu, Meine Freude , BWV227, with musical examples recorded by the BBC Singers conducted by James Morgan.
A series of four personal journeys.
2: In Search of Joseph Roth. Forthe last ten years Michael Hofmann has been translating into English the work of Joseph Roth , the great elegist of the Austro-
Hungarian Empire. Now he visits the small town where Roth was born - Brody, now in the Ukraine, and Lvov (formely Lemberg), where Roth studied and where the ghosts of his masterpiece The Radetzky March haunt the cobbled streets and leafy squares. Producer Tim Dee
By David Greig.
Set in 1938, two young Cambridge graduates have been sent to an outlying island off the west coast of Scotland by the Ministry of Agriculture to observe and make records of the island's wildlife particularly the rare Leach's fork-tailed petrel, which nests on the island and raises its young there.
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World Symposium of Choral Music Everythree years, amateur and professional choirs from all over the world gather together for a week of concerts and workshops, and this August the venue was Minneapolis-St Paul in Minnesota - one of the choral "hot-spots" of North
America. In the first of three programmes from the Symposium, Paul Guinery introduces Americafest, where massed voices from the USA joined forces to welcome their international guests, who in turn raised the roof with items from their own singing traditions - including Latvia,
Australia, Finland and the Czech Republic.
Richard Hosford (clarinet), Louise Martin (harp), conductor Jac van Steen
Birtwistle Melencolia I; Earth Dances
Voices from the Flames. The private lives, hopes and loves of young Chinese women workers emerge from an extraordinary cache of letters found at a sweatshop toy factory after a massive fire in which more than 80 migrant workers perished. They provide a unique insight into the working lives of these country girls, who worked for 12 hours or more a day.
A chance to hear an expanded repeat of a concert by eccentric Finnish keyboard wizard Jimi Tenor and future-funkgroovers Red Snapper, from Dingwalls in London. Introduced by Mark Russell and Robert Sandall. Revised
With Susan Sharpe.
Frederik Pacius Overture: King Charles's Hunt 12.15 Dora Pejacevic Piano Quintet in B minor, Op 40 12.45 Johan Svendsen Carnival in Paris, Op 9
1.00 Mozart Litaniae Lauretanae , K195
1.50 Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No 3 in D minor, Op 30 2.35 Bruckner
Symphony No 4 in E flat (Romantic)
3.45 Wilhelm Peterson-Berger Frosoblomster, Book 2
4.10 Tore Bjorn Larsen Tre Rosetter
4.20 Sweelinck Christe Qui Lux Es et Dies
4.30 Schubert DerEinsame, D800
4.40 Bernard Herrmann Suite: Vertigo
4.50 Gershwin Three Preludes
5.05 Mozart Piano Sonata in B flat, K281
5.15 Heino Kaski Symphony in B minor, Op 16
5.45 Frigyes Hidas Harpsichord Concerto