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: Morning on 3

With Martin Handley.
Pergolesi Introit (Marian Vespers)
6.35 Beethoven Violin Sonata in D, Op 12 No 1
7.00 Handel Music for the Royal Fireworks
7.45 Borodin, orch Rimsky-Korsakov Polovtsian Dances
8.00 Gershwin, orch Selve Cuban Overture
8.45 Vaughan Williams Toward the Unknown Region


Unknown: Martin Handley.
Unknown: Handel Music
Unknown: Rimsky-Korsakov Polovtsian Dances

: Sunday Live

Stephanie Hughes presents highlights from recent concerts in Europe, including Handel and Sergei Protopopov from the Musikverein in Vienna, Sakari Oramo conducting his own versions of songs by Debussy in Frankfurt, and from Paris the Japanese violinist AkikoYamada, winner oftheConcours International Marguerite Long/Jacques Thibaud. The studio guest, at around 10.00 is Professor Steve Jones.
Music includes at approximately:
9.20 Shostakovich Piano Trio No 1, Op 8 AltenbergTrio
10.05 Tchaikovsky, arr Pletnev Suite: Sleeping Beauty Mikhail Pletnev (piano)
10.35 Ravel Bolero Danish National
Orchestra, conductor Marc Soustrot
12.00 Handel Jephtha (excerpts)
Dorothea Roschman (soprano), Bernarda Fink (mezzo), soloists, Arnold Schoenberg Chorus, Vienna Concentus Musicus, conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Email your comments to: sunday.live@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Stephanie Hughes
Unknown: Sergei Protopopov
Unknown: Sakari Oramo

: Music Matters

Dermot Clinch and Tommy Pearson investigate Haydn's reputation. Has it suffered unjustly because of the mystique surrounding Mozart, his prodigiously gifted contemporary? And American pianist-composer Frederic Rzewski discusses his compositions for piano.


Unknown: Dermot Clinch
Unknown: Tommy Pearson
Pianist-Composer: Frederic Rzewski

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another chance to hear last Monday's concert from London's Wigmore Hall. Presented by Fiona Talkington. Noriko Ogawa (piano)
Debussy Rêverie; Preludes, Book 1; L'lsle Joyeuse


Presented By: Fiona Talkington.
Piano: Noriko Ogawa

: BBC Legends

Owen Brannigan. Hilary Finch plays BBC archive recordings featuring the much loved bass Owen Brannigan , which include music specially written for him by Britten to folk tunes from his native north-east England. Plus excerpts from operas by William Shield , Malcolm Williamson and Arthur Benjamin , as well as a performance of Britten's Cantata Academica.


Unknown: Owen Brannigan.
Unknown: Hilary Finch
Bass: Owen Brannigan
Unknown: William Shield
Unknown: Malcolm Williamson
Unknown: Arthur Benjamin

: Brian Kay's Light Programme

Arthur Sullivan 's overture to The Mikado, conducted by Isidore Godfrey , begins today's selection. By popular demand Paul "Harry" Harris makes a welcome return and Andre Kostelanetz and his Orchestra play Jerome Kern 's Portrait for Orchestra: Mark Twain.


Unknown: Arthur Sullivan
Conducted By: Isidore Godfrey
Unknown: Andre Kostelanetz
Unknown: Jerome Kern
Unknown: Mark Twain.

: Discovering Music

Chris de Souza unravels the intricately woven fabric of Mahler's Fourth Symphony. With musical examples recorded by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales. see wed 2pm


Unknown: Chris de Souza

: Sunday Feature: Edith Stein -thePhilosopher Saint

Adapted byHattie Naylor from Stein's autobiography. Born into a German Jewish family, Stein was a brilliant philosopher, working alongside Edmund Husserl , the father of phenomenology. By 1933 she had converted to Catholicism and decided to become a cloistered Carmelite nun.
Nine years later she was taken to
Auschwitz, where she was killed. In 1998 she was declared a saint of the Roman
Catholic Church. With Fiona Shaw as the voice Of Edith Stein. Producer Kate McAII


Unknown: Edmund Husserl
Unknown: Fiona Shaw
Unknown: Edith Stein.
Producer: Kate McAii

: Drama on 3

By Jeff Young. The year is 2040. Superblock is a 1,470-floortower block built from the salvaged concrete and bricks of the 67 Liverpool high rises demolished in 2005. 14,000 feet high, home to 140,000 people, it is an echo chamber reverberating with voices, like a monstrous filing cabinet full of the filed lives of everyone who ever lived there. Superblock was developed with tenants of the Liverpool high-rises and the Foundation of Art and Creative Technology.
With Jim Jones and Freda Smith
Music by Skyray Director Kate Rowland


Unknown: Jeff Young.
Unknown: Jim Jones
Unknown: Freda Smith
Director: Kate Rowland
The Architect: George Costigan
The Interviewer: Sunetra Sarker
Old Joe: Sam Kelly
May: Jean Heywood
Wally: Michael Starke
Winnie: Mary Cunnigham
Zoo: Emily Aston
Liam: William Dixon
Man: Andrew Schofield
Woman: Jane Hogarth

: Choirworks

Choirs of America. Paul Guinery introduces the first of two programmes focusing on the choral scene in the USA.
Today's performances were recorded last year in Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, and include music by Mendelssohn, Orban, Jennings, Whitacre, Weyse and Alonso-Crespo performed by the St Olaf Choir directed by Anton Armstrong ; Frank Ferko and Alberto Grau performed by the Dale Warland Singers. And the Choral Arts
Society of Washington recorded some Old American Songs by Aaron Copland in Manchester during their British tour. Plus a performance of Richard Rodney Bennett 's A Farewell to Arms by the Vocal Essence Ensemble Singers with Raphael Wallfisch (cello), directed by Philip Brunelle.


Directed By: Anton Armstrong
Directed By: Frank Ferko
Directed By: Alberto Grau
Songs By: Aaron Copland
Unknown: Richard Rodney Bennett
Cello: Raphael Wallfisch
Directed By: Philip Brunelle.

: Peter Maxwell Davies

The composer conducts the BBC
Philharmonic in performances of three of his works: Time and the Raven; Sir
Charles His Pavan and Symphony No 6.

: Between the Ears

The Book of Disquiet. Portuguese poet Fernando Pessoa created over 75 alter egos. The writing of each "poet" is distinct and exquisite, but overtime Pessoa's addiction to being other writers started to ruin his real life. What was behind his fear of becoming himself? With Richard Zenith.


Unknown: Fernando Pessoa

: Mixing It

Mark Russell and Robert Sandall talk to Norwegian sound artist Deathprod about his group Supersilent, which takes elements from electronica, jazz, rock and contemporary composition.


Presenter: Mark Russell
Presenter: Robert Sandall

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Schumann Piano Sonata No 1 in F sharp minor, Op 11 12.35 Handel Trio
Sonata in G, Op 5 No 4 1.00 Mendelssohn Jesu Meine Freude; Hear My Prayer; Te Deum in D 1.50 Bach Aria Variata in A minor, BWV989 (Alia Maniera Italiana)
2.05 Marais Suite No 2 in G for two viols
(Pieces de Viole, Book 1) 2.45 Leopold I Doloribus Beatae Mariae Virginis
3.00 Mozart Piano Concerto No 24 in C minor, K491 3.30 Franck Symphony in D minor 4.05 Rene Eespere De Amore Aeterno 4.15 Gregorio Huet Fantasia 4.25 Strauss Die Gottin im Putzzimmer
4.35 Glinka Overture: Ivan Susanin
4.45 Liszt Hungarian Rhapsody No 1
5.00 Bartok Rhapsody No 1 for violin and orchestra 5.05 Sibelius Finlandia, Op 26
5.15 Anon Sommerund Winter;
Maienzeit; Volez Voz Que Je Voz Chante?; Owe Summerzit 5.25 Purcell March and Canzona in C minor (Funeral Music for
Queen Mary) 5.35 Haydn Symphony No 7 inC(LeMidi)


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Rene Eespere
Unknown: Gregorio Huet
Unknown: Ivan Susanin

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