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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
6.10 Schumann Marchenerzahlungen , Op 132
6.30 Rodrigo Concierto de Aranjuez
7.00 Clementi Overture in C
7.35 Arnold English Dances Set 1, Op 27
8.00 Vivaldi Violin Concerto in F minor, RV29 7 (Winter) (Four Seasons)
8.30 Musorgsky, arr Rimsky-Korsakov A Night on the Bare Mountain

Contributors

Unknown: Schumann Marchenerzahlungen
Unknown: Rodrigo Concierto

: Composer

of the Week: Bruch
Presented by Donald Macleod.
Swedish Dances, Op 63 No 3 Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, conductor Kurt Masur
Kol Nidrei , Op 47Han-na Chang (cello), LSO, conductor Mstislav Rostropovich Symphony No 3 in E (3rd mvt: Scherzo); Swedish Dances, Op 63 Nos 4-7 Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, conductor Kurt Masur
Swedish Dances, Op 63 Nos 7, 8, 9 and 13 Dieter Klocker (clarinet), Werner Genuit (piano)
Violin Concerto No 3 in D minor, Op 58 (1st mvt) Salvatore Accardo , Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra/Kurt Masur

Contributors

Presented By: Donald MacLeod.
Conductor: Kurt Masur
Conductor: Kol Nidrei
Conductor: Kurt Masur
Clarinet: Dieter Klocker
Piano: Werner Genuit
Unknown: Salvatore Accardo

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Fibich Festive Overture: Comenius, Op 34 Prague SO, conductor Vladimir Valek
10.12 Paganini, arr Kreisler I Palpiti, Op 13 Ruggiero Ricci (violin), Louis Pesinger (piano)
10.22 Grieg Two Elegiac Melodies, Op 34 Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Willem Mengelberg
10.31 Byrd First Pavan and Galliard Glenn Gould (piano)
10.39 Mozart Martern Alter Arten (Die Entfuhrungaus dem Serail, Act 2)
Enna Berger (soprano), Philharmonia, conductor Josef Krips
10.48 Mascagni Intermezzo (Cavalleria Rusticana) Philharmonia, conductor Herbert von Karajan
10.52 Schubert Die Junge Nonne , D828; Ave Maria, D839; Nacht und Traume, D827 Erna Berger (soprano), Michael Raucheisen (piano)
11.05 Grieg Holberg Suite
ASMF, conductor Neville Marriner

Contributors

Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Vladimir Valek
Violin: Ruggiero Ricci
Violin: Louis Pesinger
Conductor: Willem Mengelberg
Conductor: Byrd First Pavan
Piano: Glenn Gould
Soprano: Enna Berger
Conductor: Josef Krips
Unknown: Junge Nonne
Soprano: Erna Berger
Soprano: Michael Raucheisen
Piano: Grieg Holberg
Conductor: Neville Marriner

: Morning Performance

Artist in Focus: Joanna MacGregor
The pianist chooses some of her solo and ensemble recordings. With Tommy Pearson. Trad African Yaa Yaa Kole
With Ensemble Bash
Matthew Fairclough ... altered ends, revealed beginnings ...
Somei Satoh Incarnation II
Satie, arr MacGregor Memoirs of an Amnesiac Remembered (excerpt)
Andrew Toovey Out (concerto for two pianos and orchestra) With Andrew West (piano), EOS, conductor Chartes Hazlewood Cage Sonatas and Interludes African tradition Kumpo With Ensemble Bash

Contributors

Unknown: Joanna MacGregor
Unknown: Tommy Pearson.
Unknown: Yaa Yaa Kole
Unknown: Matthew Fairclough
Unknown: Andrew Toovey
Conductor: Chartes Hazlewood
Conductor: Cage Sonatas

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Borderlands. Chris de Souza introduces the last in a series of concerts recorded at
All Saints' Church, Gresford.
Mark Padmore (tenor), Roger Vignoles (piano), Emperor Quartet
Haydn String Quartet Op 50 No 3 in E flat Dvorak Cypresses (excerpts)
Vaughan Williams On Wenlock Edge

Contributors

Introduces: Chris de Souza
Tenor: Mark Padmore
Tenor: Roger Vignoles
Unknown: Vaughan Williams

: BBC Orchestras

BBC Symphony Orchestra in Bad Kissingen Pieter Wispelwey (cello), conductor Jiri Belohlavek.
Presented by Tommy Pearson.
Weber Overture: Der Freischutz
Schumann Cello Concerto in A minor
Brahms Symphony No 2 in D
Stravinsky Firebird Suite (1945)

Contributors

Cello: Pieter Wispelwey
Conductor: Jiri Belohlavek.
Presented By: Tommy Pearson.

: Choral Evensong

Live from York Minster. Introit: Lord, We
Beseech Thee (Batten). Responses: John Holmes. Psalms 59, 60, 61 (Smart, Kelway, Rimbault, Goss). First Reading: Daniel 9, wl-10; wl5-19. Canticles: Magdalen
Service (Leighton). Second Reading: Luke 23, W13-25. Anthem: And I Saw a New Heaven (Bainton). Hymn: The Lord Will Come (St Stephen). Organ Voluntary:
Fantasia and Fugue in C minor, BWV537 (Great) (Bach). Master of the music Philip Moore. Organist John Scott Whiteley.

Contributors

Unknown: John Holmes.
Organist: Philip Moore.
Organist: John Scott Whiteley.

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty with music and arts news.

Contributors

Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Civil War Night

Richard Coles presents an evening of music, poetry, discussion and documentaries commemorating the English Civil War, with studio guests Ronald Hutton, Elaine Hobby, John Morrill and Mark Stoyle.

7.40 A Civil War Song Book 1: When Cannons Are Roaring
Lucie Skeaping and the Musicians of Grope Lane perform a series of songs from both sides of the war.

7.45 "The Wrong but Wromantic versus the Right but Repulsive" (1066 and All
That).
Richard Coles travels the country to find out how the Civil War continues to divide the country today.

8.15 Postcard from the Front 1
Live from Bristol. Local people talk about how they are continuing to live with the war.

8.30 Battlefield Poem: The Ring.
Ken Smith's poem charts Exeter under siege.

8.45 A Civil War Song Book: 2: When The King Enjoys His Own Again

9.00 Postcard from the Front: 2
What impact did the religious turmoil have on the lives of ordinary villagers?

9.15 Women and the War
Studio debate.

9.45 A Civil War Song Book 3: Love Lies a-Bleeding

9.50 Battlefield Poem: How It Came About that Colchester Was Besieged
By Lavinia Greenlaw.

10.00 Local Lives, Local Loyalties
How new histories are being written about the fate of small communities during the Civil War.

10.15 Postcard from the Front: 3
A reconstructed 17th-century farmstead shows how the war changed people's lives.

10.20 A Civil War Song Book 4: Vive La Roy

10.25 Battlefield Poem
Peter Reading with his poem Civil on the streets of Ludlow.

10.30 Postcard from the Front: 4
How the Civil War inspires private passions today.

10.35 "Under these circumstances war was inevitable." (1066 and All That).
Was it? - a studio discussion.

10.55 A Civil War Song Book 5: Hey Then, Up We Go

Producers Tim Dee and John Byrne

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Coles
Unknown: Ronald Hutton
Unknown: Elaine Hobby
Unknown: John Morrill
Unknown: Mark Stoyle
Unknown: Lucie Skeaping
Unknown: Grope Lane
Unknown: Richard Coles
Unknown: Ken Smith
Unknown: Lavinia Greenlaw.
Producers: Tim Dee
Producers: John Byrne

: Late Junction

With Verity Sharp.

Contributors

Unknown: Verity Sharp.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. Carulli Guitar
Concerto in A 12.20 Chopin Mazurka in C sharp minor, Op 50 No 3; Nouvelles Etudes: in F minor; in A flat; Fantaisie-Impromptu in C sharp minor, Op 66 12.35
Respighi Trittico Botticelliano 1.00 Mendelssohn Organ Sonata in F minor, Op 65 No 1
Schumann Studies, Op 56: No 3 in E; No 4 in A flat; No 5 in B minor Elgar Organ Sonata No 1, Op 281.50 Martim Codax Seven Cantigas de Amigo 2.20 Bach Viola da Gamba Sonata No 2 in D, BWV1028
3.00 Strauss An Alpine Symphony
3.55 Josquin Desprez Miserere
4.10 Hindemith Harp Sonata 4.25 Biber Scordatura Sonata for two violins and basso continuo 4.40 Vagn Holmboe A Song at Sunset 4.50 Schumann
Arabesque in C. Op 18 5.00 Brahms Alto Rhapsody 5.10 Pieter Hellendaal Cello Sonata, Op 5 No 5 5.25 Mozart
Divertimento in D, K136 5.35 Vaughan Williams Three Shakespeare Songs
5.45 Dohnanyi Symphonic Minutes, Op 36

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Chopin Mazurka
Unknown: Respighi Trittico Botticelliano
Cello: Pieter Hellendaal








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