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: Morning on 3

With Fiona Talkington.
6.10 Mozart String Quartet in C, K465 (Dissonance)
6.45 Mendelssohn Overture: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage
7.00 CPE Bach Symphony in G, Wql 73
7.40 Britten Four Sea Interludes (Peter Grimes )
8.00 Beethoven Variations on Ein Madchen oder Weibchen, Op 66
8.40 Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a theme of Thomas Tallis
Full details of Momingon 3'smusic are posted atwww.bbc. co.uk/radio3/playlists a few days before transmission EMAIL: morningon3@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Fiona Talkington.
Unknown: Peter Grimes
Unknown: Ein Madchen
Unknown: Thomas Tallis

: CD Review

Andrew McGregor plays new CD releases.
9.30 Building a Library: Hilary Finch compares recordings of Sibelius's Kullervo symphony.
10.15 A look at some recent re-issues.
10.30 Christopher Cook reviews recent opera recordings, including Wagner's
Flying Dutchman from Daniel Barenboim and a rare outing for Halevy's LaJuive.
11.00 An interview with composer Jonathan Harvey.
11.30 Disc of the Week: Leontyne Price Rediscovered (excerpts from her 1965 Carnegie Hall debut recital) www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview EMAIL: cdreview@bbc.co.uk
DISC DETAILS: call the Radio 3 Information Line on [number removed] or consul CEEFAX. BBC1, page 651


Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: Hilary Finch
Unknown: Christopher Cook
Unknown: Daniel Barenboim
Unknown: Jonathan Harvey.

: Private Passions

Michael Berkeley 's guest is Colin Towns , one of Britain's most successful TV and film composers, with credits such as Cadfael, Imogen's Face, Space Truckers and Captives. His musical choices include works by Elgar, Britten, Debussy,
Stravinsky, Miles Davis , Don Ellis and Weather Report. Repeated tomorrow 3pm


Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Colin Towns
Unknown: Miles Davis
Unknown: Don Ellis

: World Routes

London Jazz Festival
Live from the Radio 3 London Jazz
Festival, Lucy Duran introduces performances from Issa Bagayogo-one of Mali's foremost singers, and SuiVesan, a singer-songwriter from Slovakia.


Introduces: Lucy Duran
Unknown: Issa Bagayogo-One

: Listeners' Choice

Humphrey Carpenter introduces listeners' requests, including:
Gyula David Viola Concerto
Pal Lukacs (viola), Staatliches Konzert -Orchester, conductor Janos Ferencsik Bernard van Dieren Aplvor: Rhapsody
Ludmilla Andrew (soprano), Emperor Quartet Philip Wilby Evening Liturgy
Philip Smith (organ), Choir of Lincoln
College, Oxford, conductor Tom Lydon
ADDRESS: Listeners' Choice, New Broadcasting House, Manchester M60 1SJ PHONE: [number removed] EMAIL: listeners.choice@bbc.co.uk


Introduces: Humphrey Carpenter
Unknown: Gyula David Viola
Viola: Staatliches Konzert
Conductor: Janos Ferencsik
Soprano: Ludmilla Andrew
Unknown: Philip Wilby
Unknown: Philip Smith
Conductor: Tom Lydon

: Jazz Line-Up

London Jazz Festival
I Live from London's South Bank, Claire
Martin presents the second of two London Jazz Festival specials, featuring live music from Milan Lad, and special guests. EMAIL: jazzlineup@bbc.co.uk

: Jazz Record Requests

London Jazz Festival
I Live from London's South Bank,
Geoffrey Smith introduces special requests from jazz musicians appearing at the festival. ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London, W1A4WW FAX: [number removed]
EMAIL: jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk


Introduces: Geoffrey Smith

: Jazz File

Jeru: The Gerry Mulligan Story.
Alyn Shipton concludes his survey of Gerry Mulligan 's career with an account of his final years. Pianists Bill Mays and Ted Rosenthal , lyricist Gene Lees and Mulligan's widow Franca are among those who recall his final triumphs.


Unknown: Gerry Mulligan Story.
Unknown: Alyn Shipton
Unknown: Gerry Mulligan
Pianists: Bill Mays
Pianists: Ted Rosenthal
Unknown: Gene Lees

: Opera on 3

Puccini's famous "shabby little shocker" - an opera about an opera singer - in the new English National Opera production by director David McVicar. Cheryl Barker stars as the prima donna with the firebrand artist lover. Presented by Christopher Cook.
English National Opera Orchestra, conductor Mark Shanahan Actl
7.15 Twenty Minutes: Translating Opera Erica Jeal looks at the art of translating opera.
7.35 Act 2
8.15 Twenty Minutes: Close Encounters Poet Ruth Padel explores the sex war as seen by Puccini and his librettists in Tosca.
8.35 Act 3


Director: David McVicar.
Director: Cheryl Barker
Presented By: Christopher Cook.
Conductor: Mark Shanahan
Unknown: Erica Jeal
Unknown: Ruth Padel
Florio Tosca: Cheryl Barker (soprano)
Mario Cavaradossi: John Hudson (tenor)
Baron Scarpia: Peter Coleman-Wright (baritone)
Cesare Angelotti: Nicholas Garrett (bass)
Sacristan: Jonathan Veira(bass)
Sciarrone: Toby Stafford-Allen (baritone)
Gaoler: Gerard O'Connor (bass)

: Cheltenham Festival

Performances given in the Pittville Pump Room as part of last year's festival.
Petersen Quartet
Dutilleux Ainsi la Nuit
Ravel String Quartet in F

: The Verb

London Jazz Festival
Ian McMillan brings the cabaret of language to the audience of the London Jazz Festival with a new piece, especially commissioned by The Verb from saxophonist Gilad Atzmon , who has just published his first novel, A Guide to the Perplexed. There is jazz storytelling and Peter Blegvad returns with a new jazz
'eartoon'. Ian McMillan and his guests explore the relationship of jazz with words and the whole concept of improvisation and inspiration, and he presents the programme with a sax accompaniment which might be swing, bebop, or even acid.


Unknown: Ian McMillan
Unknown: Gilad Atzmon
Unknown: Peter Blegvad
Unknown: Ian McMillan

: Hear and Now

Huddersfleld Festival
Looking forward to this year's events, another chance to hear music from last year's festival. Sarah Walker meets James Wood and introduces works by him and two composers associated with him.
These are performed by the Critical Band, with soloists Frances Lynch , Kuniko Kato , Clive Williamson and Mieko Kanno. And at about 12.15am, Verity Sharp introduces the Cikada Ensemble performing excerpts from a projected cycle of works called Dark Matter by Richard Barrett. Xenakis Plekto
Wood The Priest of Shiga Temple; Autumn Voices
Viiiao Borges y el Espejo
Wood Children at a Funeral; Venancio Mbande Talking with the Trees
Barrett The Empire of Lights, Stirrings, Khasma (Dark Matter)


Unknown: Sarah Walker
Unknown: James Wood
Soloists: Frances Lynch
Soloists: Kuniko Kato
Soloists: Clive Williamson
Soloists: Mieko Kanno.
Introduces: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Richard Barrett.
Unknown: Viiiao Borges

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Beethoven Christ on the Mount of Olives
1.55 Mozart Clarinet Quintet in A, K581
2.30 Brahms Geistliches Wiegenlied , Op 91 No 2 2.35 Bruckner Symphony
No 8 in C minor 4.05 Stainer God So Loved the World (The Crucifixion) 4.15 Mirthel Jesu , Meine Freude 4.25 Rudolf Escher String Trio 4.45 Rossini Introduction, theme and variations in B flat for clarinet and orchestra 5.00 Vaino Haapalainen Lemminkainen Overture 5.05
Faure Elegie , Op 24 5.15 Chopin Nocturne No 2 in E minor, Op 62 5.20 Bach Motet: Jesu Meine Freude , BWV227
5.45 Diego Ortiz La Spagna
5.55 Trad, collected Bartok Bagpipe tunes


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Beethoven Christ
Unknown: Brahms Geistliches Wiegenlied
Unknown: Mirthel Jesu
Unknown: Meine Freude
Unknown: Rudolf Escher
Unknown: Vaino Haapalainen
Unknown: Faure Elegie
Unknown: Jesu Meine Freude
Unknown: Bartok Bagpipe

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