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: Morning on 3

With Martin Handley.
6.10 Haydn Symphony No 99 in E flat
6.45 Pergolesi Sinfonia in F
7.20 Weber Piano Concerto No 1 in C
7.45 Britten Courtly Dances (Gloriana)
8.00 Musorgsky, arr Goehr Pictures from the Crimea
8.45 Martinu La Revue de Cuisine
Full details of Morning on 3's music are posted at [web address removed] a few days before transmission EMAIL: [email address removed]

Contributors

Presenter: Martin Handley

: CD Review

With Andrew McGregor , who plays some of this month's newest releases.
9.30 Building a Library: Chris de Souza compares the available recordings of Liszt's Piano Concerto No 1 in E flat.
10.15 A roundup of recent CD reissues.
10.30 Kathron Sturrock reviews a selection of recent chamber music recordings including music by Beethoven and his lesser-known contemporary Ferdinand Ries.
11.00 An interview with keyboard player and director Peter Holman who talks about his many and varied recordings with the Parley of Instruments.
11.40 Disc of the Week:
Mahler Des Knaben Wunderhorn
(excerpts) Barbara Bonney (soprano), Sara Fulgoni (mezzo), Gosta Winbergh (tenor), Matthias Goerne (baritone), Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Riccardo Chailly 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

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: Chris de Souza
Unknown: Kathron Sturrock
Unknown: Ferdinand Ries.
Director: Peter Holman
Soprano: Barbara Bonney
Soprano: Sara Fulgoni
Tenor: Gosta Winbergh
Tenor: Matthias Goerne
Conductor: Riccardo Chailly

: Private Passions

Michael Berkeley 's guest is Shakespeare scholar Stanley Wells. Perhaps not surprisingly, a Shakespearian theme runs through his musical choices, which include works by Schubert, Arne, Berlioz, Vaughan Williams and Britten.
Repeated tomorrow 3pm

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Stanley Wells.
Unknown: Vaughan Williams

: World Routes

The beginning of a two-part feature from
Guinea-Bissau. A small, isolated country in West Africa, its music -which combines local traditions with a unique creole culture - has rarely been heard outside the country. Lucy Duran visits the exuberant musical parties of the Balanta men, who cross-dress and ornament their bodies in white clay and bicycle chains.

Contributors

Unknown: Lucy Duran

: Listeners' Choice

Humphrey Carpenter introduces a selection of listeners' requests, including: Cherubini Overture: L 'Hotellerie
Portugaise Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner Stanford Piano Quartet No. 1 in F Philip Dukes (viola), Pirasti Trio
Alkan Concerto da Camera No 1 in A minor, Op 10 Marc-Andre Hamelin (piano),
BBCSSO, conductor Martyn Brabbins
ADDRESS: Listeners' Choice, New Broadcasting House. Manchester M601SJ Phone: [number removed]
Email: listeners.choice@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Introduces: Humphrey Carpenter
Unknown: St Martin
Piano: Marc-Andre Hamelin
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins

: Jazz Line-Up

Stacey Kent chats to veteran jazz pianist Dave Brubeck.

Contributors

Presenter: Stacey Kent
Pianist: Dave Brubeck.

: Jazz Record Requests

With Geoffrey Smith.
ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests. BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London, W1A4WW FAX: [number removed]
EMAIL: jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith.

: Jazz File

All Music. Another chance to hear a four-part series marking the 75th birthdays of both John Dankworth and Cleo Laine last year. 2: Shakespeare and All That Jazz. A look at Dankworth's compositional and arranging skills, including his settings of Shakespeare for Cleo Laine , his themes forfilm and television, and suites such as What the Dickens? Producer Felix Carey

Contributors

Unknown: John Dankworth
Unknown: Cleo Laine
Unknown: Cleo Laine
Producer: Felix Carey

: Opera on 3

Julietta
David Pountney 's production ofMartinu's brilliant, surreal and compelling opera, which veers continually between humour and tragedy. Misha arrives at a seaside resort, searching for a woman he once heard singing. But the town is a strange, dream-like place, and Misha has to make a choice: does he wake up and go back to his grey life in the real world or can he stay forever in the fantasy world where he can have the woman of his dreams?
Presented by Christopher Cook.
Opera North Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Martin Andre

Contributors

Unknown: David Pountney
Presented By: Christopher Cook.
Conductor: Martin Andre
Mischa: Paul Nilon(tenor)
Julietta: Rebecca Caine(soprano)
Commissar/Postman/Forest Warden/Clerk: Alan Oke(tenor)
Man in Helmet/Grandfather Youth/Memory Dealer/Blind Beggar: Adrian Clarkebass-Baritone)
Man with Accordion/Grandfather/Convict: Jonathan Best(bass)
Fortune Teller: Frances McCafferty(contralto)
Old Arab/Old Sailor/Nightwatchman: Richard Angas(bass)
Little Arab/Bellboy: Debra Stuart (mezzo)
Grandmother: Susan Lees (contralto)
Bird-seller: Gladwyn Taylor (mezzo)
Fishmonger: Claire Williams (mezzo)
Three Men: Pauline Thulbom
Three Men: Vivienne Bailey
Three Men: Hazel Croft(sopranos)
YoungSailor: Harry Sharpies(mezzo)
Old Lady: Anne-Marie Ives(mezzo)
Engine Driver: Peter Bodenham(tenor)

: Vanbrugh Quartet

Gerald Barry Six Marches
Beethoven String Quartet in A, Op 18 No 5

Contributors

Unknown: Gerald Barry

: The Verb

Ian McMillan looks at the calligrapher's art with Edward Docx , whose first novel
The Calligrapher combines an obsession with John Donne with a tour of the letter-writer's art. Plus a look at names and how they affect their owners. Producer Julian May

Contributors

Unknown: Ian McMillan
Unknown: Edward Docx
Unknown: John Donne

: Hear and Now

London Sinfonietta and Warp Records From the Ether Festival last month at London's South Bank, the London
Sinfonietta is conducted by Stefan Asbury in 20th-century avant-garde music by Cage, Nancarrow, Ligeti, Ives and Stockhausen, and new music by Warp Records artists
Squarepusher, Boards of Canada and Aphex Twin. And Mira Calix performs a new version of her piece Nunu, made from recordings of insect noises. With Rolf Hind (prepared piano), Simon Haram (saxophone) and Sound Intermedia (electronics).
Plus another visit to the Cut and Splice festival at London's ICA. Robert Worby introduces music from the British sound-sculptor Janek Schaeffer ; Oval and Eriko Toyoda ; and Quartet Electronische's new realisation of John Cage 's Cartridge Music.

Contributors

Conducted By: Stefan Asbury
Music By: Warp Records
Music By: Mira Calix
Unknown: Rolf Hind
Piano: Simon Haram
Introduces: Robert Worby
Unknown: Janek Schaeffer
Unknown: Eriko Toyoda
Unknown: John Cage

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
Faure Suite: Pelleas et Melisande
Roussel Suite No 2: Bacchus et Arianne
Ravel Daphnis et Chloe
2.30 Beethoven Piano Trio in G, Op 1 No 2
3.00 Mozart Violin Concerto No 4 in D, K218 3.30 Franjo von Lucic Missa
Jubilaris 4.00 Bach Chorale-prelude:
Jesu, Meine Freude , BWV610 4.10 Biber Sonata No 12 a 8 (Sonatae Tam Aris
Quam Aulis Serviente) 4.20 Saint-Saens Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso, Op 28
4.30 Goldmark An die Georgina, Op 46 No 2
4.40 Handel Prelude-Chaconne ;
Sarabande; Gigue; Air, Ballo (Terpsichore)
4.50Dukas Villanelle 5.00 Beethoven
Overture: Egmont 5.05 Schiitz Magnificat Anima Mea Dominum, SWV468
5.15 Stravinsky Three Pieces for string quartet 5.25 Roussel L 'Accueil des
Muses 5.30 Debussy Chansons de Bilitis
5.40 Edgar Tinel Overture: Polyeucte

Contributors

Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Meine Freude
Unknown: Handel Prelude-Chaconne
Unknown: Edgar Tinel








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