With Martin Handley.
Mozart Symphony No 13 in F, K112
Vienna Concentus Musicus, conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt
6.15 Howells A Sequence for St Michael ChoirofSt John 's College, Cambridge, Alexander Martin (organ), conductor George Guest
7.00 Corelli Trio Sonata in B flat, Op 4 No 9 London Baroque
7.45 Chopin Grande Polonaise Brilliante, Op 22 Emanuel Ax (piano),
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, conductor Charles Mackerras
8.00 Bach Singet den Herrn, BWV225 Netherlands Chamber Choir, conductor Ton Koopman
8.20 Strauss Symphonic Fragment: Die Liebe der Danae Bamberg SO, conductor Karl Anton Rickenbacher
Stephanie Hughes presents live music from Europe and Canada, played by some oftoday's leading artists, including
Russian pianist Mikhail Pletnev , Musica Antiqua , Koln, under its founder Reinhard Goebel , and the young Finnish conductor Jukka-Pekka Saraste , who leads the Toronto Symphony Orchestra in Debussy's Prélude a I'Apres-midid'un Faune. The studio guest at about 10.00 is the journalist and writer Anne Karpf. Music includes at approximately:
9.25 Wagner Seven Symphonic Fragments from "Parsifal"
Frankfurt RSO, conductor Peter Ruzicka
10.05 Beethoven Meeresstille und
Gluckliche Fahrt , Op 112 Berlin Radio Chorus, Berlin Deutsches Symphony Orchestra, conductor Kent Nagano
10.50 Roussel Symphony No 4
Frankfurt RSO, conductor Sakari Oramo
11.40 Bartok Piano Concerto No 2
LeifOveAndsnes, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Pierre Boulez Email your comments to: email@example.com
With Dermot Clinch and Tommy Pearson. Beethoven's 32 Piano Sonatas have dominated the repertoire and remain milestones in the careers of many pianists. Pianist ArturPizarro discusses what they mean to him. And there's news of a collaboration between composer Michael Nyman and Indian musicians.
Another chance to hear last Monday's concertfrom London's Wigmore Hall. Presented by Fiona Talkington.
Werner Giira (tenor), Jan Schultsz (piano) Schumann Liederkreis , Op 24
Wolf Morike Lieder : Gebet; Erlst's; Denk Es, 0 Seele; Jagerlied; In der Fruhe; Der Gartner; An die Geliebte; Peregrina I; Peregrina II; Verborgenheit
Adrian Boult. Stephen Johnson presents the first of two programmes drawing on BBC archive recordings made bythe conductor Adrian Boult. A pioneering figure in the history of music-making in the BBC, he was the first principal conductor of the BBC Symphony Orchestra. With part of the first London performance of Bartok's Concerto for Orchestra as well as English music by two Boultfavourites, George Butterworth and Vaughan Williams.
Edward German's incidental music to Romeo and Juliet forms the centrepiece of today's selection. There's also music by Robert Farnon, conducting the Queen's Light Orchestra, Eric Coates conducts the LSO in his own London Calling, and to end there's a tribute to the late Ron Goodwin.
Chris de Souza unravels the web of hidden connections and symbols in Richard Strauss 's study for strings, Metamorphosen. Specially recorded musical examples are played bythe BBC
National Orchestra of Wales conducted by Peter Stark. See Tuesday 7.30pm
On the eve of a major exhibition at the National Gallery in London, Professor Lisa Jardine reassesses the work of Titian, whose revolutionary approach to oil painting made him the most celebrated artist in 16th-century Europe.
Producer John Goudie See Tuesday 9.30pm
By Bernard MacLaverty , adapted by Lou Stein with the author. Amanda Burton stars in this story of a young Northern Irish composer who returns home to an embattled Northern Ireland for her father's funeral, after creating two of her life's masterpieces: herfirst major orchestral work and herfirst child.
With music by real-life Belfast composer Deirdre Gribbin.
Director Lou Stein
Catherine Anne McKenna:
Wang Shao Gang:
Bo Holten and the BBC Singers
Paul Guinery isjoined in the studio bythe Danish composer and conductor Bo Holten. Holten A Time for Everything; Rain and Rush and Rosy Bush ; First Snow; The
Marriage of Heaven and Hell; In Nomine Catherine Bott (soprano), BBC Singers, conducted by the Composer
Presented by Paul Guinery.
Australian Chamber Orchestra, director Richard Tognetti (violin), BT Scottish Ensemble, director Clio Gould (violin) Elgar Introduction and Allegro Imogen Holst/Oldham/Tippett/Lennox Berkeley/Britten/Searle/Walton Variations on an Elizabethan Theme
Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis
Tippett Fantasia Concertante on a Theme of Corelli
Mark Russell and Robert Sandall present an eclectic mix of musical styles.
With John Shea.
Bartok Two Pictures 12.25
Julius Rontgen Theme and Variations, Op 17
12.35 Biber Scordatura Sonata for two violins and basso continuo 12.50 Mozart Divertimento in B flat, K137
1.00 Bruckner Six Motets; Symphony
No 4 in E flat (Romantic) 2.35 Weiss Lute Suite in G minor 2.55 Gaspard Fritz Violin Sonata, Op 2 No 4 3.05 Brahms Piano
Quintet in Fminor, Op 34 3.50 Dukas La Péri 4.10 Ravel Alborada del Gracioso
(Miroirs) 4.20 Boccherini Fandango in D for guitar 4.30 Alessandro Striggio Ecce Beatam Lucem 4.40 Jazeps Vitols Romance for violin and piano
4.50 Nielsen Pan and Syrinx 5.00 Henk Badings Cantamus Amici; Finnigan 's
Wake 5.10 Schreker Overture: Ekkehard
5.20 CPE Bach Fantasia in C, Wq61 No 6
5.30 Berlioz Overture: Waverley
5.45 Telemann Trio in B minor for flute, viola da gamba and continuo (Essercizii Musici) 5.55 Maxim Berezovsky 0, You the One Born God