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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
6.25 Haydn Symphony No 30 in C
(Alleluja) Academy of Ancient Music, conductor Christopher Hogwood
6.45 Vaughan Williams Serenade to Music Northern Sinfonia, conductor Richard Hickox
7.00 Telemann Ouverture Jointe d'une
Suite Tragi-Comique
Berlin Academy of Ancient Music
7.40 Copland Clarinet Concerto
Benny Goodman , Columbia Symphony Strings conducted by the Composer
8.00 Biber Sonata Representativa in A
Enrico Onofri (violin), II Giardino Armonico
8.30 Beethoven Overture: The
Consecration of the House
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, conductor Kurt Masur


Conductor: Christopher Hogwood
Conductor: Vaughan Williams Serenade
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Unknown: Benny Goodman
Conductor: Kurt Masur

: Composer of the Week: Dvorak

When Dvorak arrived in America in 1892 he was seen as someone who could lead the establishment of an American style of art music. Donald Macleod explores the American chapter of the composer's life. First Hymn to the Eagle (The American
Flag, Op 102) Barry McDaniel (baritone), St Hedwig's Cathedral Choir, RIAS Chamber Choir, Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Michael Tilson Thomas
Overture: Carnival New York Philharmonic
Orchestra, conductor Zubin Mehta
Te Deum (excerpts) Gabriela Benackova (soprano), Jaroslav Soucek (baritone), Czech Philharmonic Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Vaclav Neumann
String Quartet No 12 in F, Op 96 (American) Hagen Quartet
Symphony No 9 in E minor (From the New World) (3rd and 4th mvts)
New York PO , conductor Kurt Masur


Music: Donald MacLeod
Baritone: Barry McDaniel
Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas
Conductor: Zubin Mehta
Conductor: Te Deum
Soprano: Gabriela Benackova
Soprano: Jaroslav Soucek
Conductor: Vaclav Neumann
Conductor: York Po
Conductor: Kurt Masur

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Listener Request: Beethoven Overture: Leonora No 3
Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Willem Mengelberg
10.14 Handel Messiah (Part 1) (excerpt) Margaret Ritchie (soprano), London
Philharmonic Choir, London Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Hermann Scherchen
10.34 Bach The Art of Fugue, BWV1080: Contrapunctus No 12 Swiss-Italian Radio Orchestra, conductor Hermann Scherchen Contrapunctus No 13 Radio Beromiinster Orchestra, conductor Hermann Scherchen
10.43 Strauss Don Juan , Op 20
Pittsburgh SO, conductor Fritz Reiner
11.00 Handel Messiah (Part 2)
(conclusion) Leopold Simoneau (tenor),
Richard Standen (bass), Vienna Academy Chamber Choir, Vienna State Opera
Orchestra, conductor Hermann Scherchen
11.11 Bach The Art of Fugue, BWV1080: Contrapunctus 14 (per Augmentationem in Contrario Motu); Wenn Wir in Hochsten NotenSein , BWV668a Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra, conductor Karl Miinchinger


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Willem Mengelberg
Soprano: Margaret Ritchie
Conductor: Hermann Scherchen
Conductor: Hermann Scherchen
Conductor: Hermann Scherchen
Conductor: Strauss Don Juan
Conductor: Fritz Reiner
Tenor: Leopold Simoneau
Bass: Richard Standen
Conductor: Hermann Scherchen
Unknown: Wenn Wir
Unknown: Hochsten Notensein
Conductor: Karl Miinchinger

: Morning Performance

Ninth London International String
Quartet Competition
The scene moves to the Wigmore Hall, where the six semi-finalists each perform one of Beethoven's string quartets. Presented by Stephanie Hughes.


Presented By: Stephanie Hughes.

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another chance to hear a recital from
St Andrew 's in the Square, Glasgow. Linda Ormiston introduces a programme of virtuoso French Baroque violin sonatas.
Adrian Chandler (violin), Richard Tunnicliffe (cello), Paula Chateauneuf (archlute, guitar), David Roblou (harpsichord) Leclair Violin Sonata in A, Op 9 No 1 Louis-Gabriel Guillemain Minuet and Gratioso, Op 18
Leclair Violin Sonata in D. OD 9 No 6 (m


Unknown: St Andrew
Introduces: Linda Ormiston
Violin: Adrian Chandler
Violin: Richard Tunnicliffe
Cello: Paula Chateauneuf
Guitar: David Roblou
Harpsichord: Leclair Violin Sonata
Unknown: Louis-Gabriel Guillemain Minuet

: BBC Orchestras

BBC Singers; BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Including the BBC Singers and the Endymion Ensemble in a performance from last year's Spitalfields Festival of Gesualdo's s Tenebrae Responsories for Maundy Thursday.
Presented by Sarah Walker.
Gesualdo Tenebrae Responsories Simon Bainbridge Eicha Stravinsky Mass
BBC Singers, Endymion Ensemble, conductor Stephen Cleobury Walton Symphony No 2
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Richard Hickox


Presented By: Sarah Walker.
Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
Conductor: Richard Hickox

: Music Restored

Lucie Skeaping presents a programme of 18th-century Jesuit mission music from the area now known as Bolivia. The concert, recorded at the Wigmore Hall, London, features music of the Chiquitos and Moxos Indians and by the missionary composer Domenico Zipoli. Florilegium is directed by Ashley Solomon , with Emma Kirkby and Gabriela di Laccio (sopranos), Tim Massa (countertenor),
Andrew Kennedy (tenor) and Thomas Guthrie (bass).


Unknown: Lucie Skeaping
Unknown: Domenico Zipoli.
Directed By: Ashley Solomon
Unknown: Emma Kirkby
Sopranos: Tim Massa
Tenor: Andrew Kennedy
Tenor: Thomas Guthrie

: In Tune

With Sean Rafferty.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty.

: Belief

Joan Bakewell talks to artists and thinkers about what they believe and why. 4: Managementguru Charles Handy.


Talks: Joan Bakewell

: Performance on 3

Ulster Orchestra r Stephanie Hughes presents a concert live from the Ulster Hall, Belfast.
F Antje Perscholka (soprano),
Elisabeth von Magnus (contralto), Joseph Cornwell (tenor), Michael George (bass),
Renaissance and the Methodist College Chapel Choir and Girls Choir, conductor Thierry Fischer
Mozart Overture: The Magic Flute Schubert Symphony No 6 in C
8.25 Twenty Minutes: Granta Reading The second of this week's Granta-nominated excerpts is a reading by Tim
Mclnnernyfrom Robert McLiam Wilson 's forthcoming book, as yet untitled.
8.45 Mozart Mass in C minor, K427 (Great)


Unknown: Stephanie Hughes
Soprano: Antje Perscholka
Soprano: Elisabeth von Magnus
Contralto: Joseph Cornwell
Tenor: Michael George
Conductor: Thierry Fischer
Reading By: McLiam Wilson

: Night Waves

Ricahrd Coles presents another edition of the arts and ideas magazine programme.


Unknown: Ricahrd Coles

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington introduces a performance of Arvo Part's powerful and compelling StJohn Passion given by Tonus Peregrinus , directed by Antony Pitts.


Introduces: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: Tonus Peregrinus
Directed By: Antony Pitts.

: Through the Night

With John Shea. Mozart Piano Concerto in D minor, K466 12.40 Rudolf Escher
String Trio 1.00 A Scariatti StJohn Passion
1.55 D Scarlatti Stabat Mater in C minor
2.20 Mozart Trio in E flat, K498 (Kegelstatt)
2.40 Tchaikovsky Suite No 4 in G, Op 61 (Mozartiana) 3.05 Schubert Piano
Sonata in A minor, D845 3.40 Hellendaal Concerto Grosso in F, Op 3 No 6
3.50 Rosenmiiller Beatus Vir Qui Timet Dominum 4.05 Byrd Suite: The Battle
(excerpts) 4.10 Boris Blacher Variations on a Theme ofPaganini, Op 26
4.25 Mascagni Voi to Sapete (Cavalleria Rusticana) 4.35 Wagner, arr
Humperdinck Good Friday Music (Parsifal)
4.45 Schumann Toccata in C, Op 7
4.55 Dvorak Slavonic Dance in G minor, Op 46 No 8 5.05 Michel Brusselmans
Scenes Breugheliennes 5.25 Handel Suite No 2 in D (Water Music) 5.35 Schmeizer Sonata No 12 (Sacroprofanus Concentus Musicus) 5.40 Josquin des Prez La Déploration de Johan Ockeghem
5.50 Traditional Armenian sacred music


Unknown: John Shea.
Unknown: Rudolf Escher
Unknown: Scarlatti Stabat Mater
Unknown: Rosenmiiller Beatus Vir
Unknown: Boris Blacher
Unknown: Johan Ockeghem

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