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: Morning on 3

With Sarah Walker.
Amy Beach Five Improvisations, Op 158
6.40 Frank Bridge Isabella
7.00 Kodaly Cello Sonatina
7.30 Handel My Heart Is Inditing
8.00 Schubert DerHirtaufdemFelsen , D965
8.45 Stravinsky Concerto in D for strings Full details of Morning on 3's music are posted atwww.bbc. co.uk/radio3/playlists a few days before transmission EMAIL: morningon3@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Amy Beach
Unknown: Frank Bridge Isabella
Unknown: Schubert Derhirtaufdemfelsen

: CD Review

With Andrew McGregor , who plays some of this month's newest releases.
9.30 Building a Library: Nick Morgan compares the currently available complete recordings of Dowland's Lachrimae, or Seaven Teares.
10.15 A roundup of recent CD reissues.
10.30 Rob Cowan has been listening to recordings of orchestral music by Skalkottas, Koechlin and others.
11.00 An interview with Edward Higginbottom , director of music at New College, Oxford, who discusses his new recording of Bach's St John Passion.
11.30 Disc of the Week:
Schumann String Quartet in A minor, Op 41 No 1 Zehetmair Quartet www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview EMAIL: cdreview@bbc.co.uk
DISC DETAILS: call the Radio 3 Information Line on [number removed] or consult CEEFAX, BBC1, page 651


Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: Nick Morgan
Unknown: Seaven Teares.
Unknown: Rob Cowan
Unknown: Edward Higginbottom

: Private Passions

Michael Berkeley 's guest is Rick Moody , author of The Ice Storm (1994) and The Black Veil. His musical passions include Chopin, Tchaikovsky, Arvo Part, Meredith Monk, the Penguin Cafe Orchestra and Frank Zappa. Repeated tomorrow 3pm


Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Rick Moody
Unknown: Frank Zappa.

: World Routes

Lucy Duran presents a concert from the Usher Hall in Edinburgh given bythe Romanian group Taraf de Haidouks.


Unknown: Lucy Duran

: Listeners' Choice

Humphrey Carpenter introduces a selection of listeners' requests, including: Boieldieu Piano Concerto in F
Martin Galling, Innsbruck Symphony Orchestra, conductor Robert Wagner
Liebermann Concerto for jazz band and symphony orchestra North German Radio Big Band, Bremen Philharmonic
Orchestra, conductor Giinter Neuhold
Riitti Magnificat BBC Symphony Chorus, conductor Stephen Jackson
ADDRESS: Listeners' Choice. New Broadcasting House, Manchester M60 1SJ Phone: [number removed]
Email: listeners.choice@bbc.co.uk


Introduces: Humphrey Carpenter
Conductor: Robert Wagner
Conductor: Giinter Neuhold
Conductor: Riitti Magnificat
Conductor: Stephen Jackson

: Jazz Line-Up

Claire Martin presents the programme live from the Norwich Playhouse bar, enjoying the atmosphere of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival, with music from John Etheridge (guitar) and Mike Capocci (piano). Plus a preview of the BBC Radio 3 Jazz Awards.


Unknown: Claire Martin
Guitar: John Etheridge
Guitar: Mike Capocci

: Jazz Record Requests

With Geoffrey Smith.
ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests. BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London, W1A 4WW Fax: [number removed]
Email: jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Geoffrey Smith.

: Jazz File

All Music. 4: The New Stables. In the last part of Alyn Shipton 's tribute to
John Dankworth and Cleo Laine , classic tracks such as Zodiac Variations, featuring trumpeter Clark Terry , are revisited. Bassist Alec and singer Jacqueline Dankworth talk about working with their parents. Producer Felix Carey


Unknown: Alyn Shipton
Unknown: John Dankworth
Unknown: Cleo Laine
Unknown: Clark Terry
Singer: Jacqueline Dankworth
Producer: Felix Carey

: Florestan Trio

A recital recorded in Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, last year. Presented by PetrocTrelawny.
Beethoven Variations on "Ich Bin der
Schneider Kakadu ", Op 121
Mendelssohn Piano Trio No 1 in D, Op 49

: Performance on 3

Live from the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, Piers Burton-Page introduces an international cast in a semi-staged performance of Verdi's final masterpiece. Verdi and his librettist Boito drew on the comic tale of the fat knight as portrayed in Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor, where Falstaff is teased for imagining himself as an irresistible lover.
Halle Choir and Orchestra, conductor Mark Elder Acts land 2
8.30 Twenty Minutes: Fat Is a Shakespearean Issue
Body fat and the social, health and lifestyle issues it raises are fashionable subject matters today but they are hardly new concepts: Falstaff's monumental stature is celebrated in the Shakespearean canon and in several operas. Diane Purkiss explores some of the Bard's references to fat.
8.50 Act 3


Introduces: Piers Burton-Page
Unknown: Diane Purkiss
Sir John Falstaff: Ambrogio Maestri(baritone)
Ford: Ashley Holland(baritone)
Alice: Susan Chilcott(soprano)
Nannetta: Camilla Tilling(soprano)
Fenton: Charles Castronovo(tenor)
Mistress Quickly: Felicity Palmer(mezzo)
Meg Page: Alice Coote(mezzo)
DrCaius: Stuart Kale(tenor)
Bardolfo: Anthony Mee(tenor)
Pistol: Umberto Chiummo(bass)

: The Verb

As a child in Iran, Marjane Satrapi witnessed the overthrow of the Shah, the Islamic Revolution and the war with Iraq. She turned her story into a beautiful and gripping graphic novel, Persepolis, which has just been translated into English. She talks to Ian McMillan about turning a tumultuous life into a cartoon. Plus a new commission forthe programme by playwright David Greig. Producer ZahidWarley


Unknown: Marjane Satrapi
Unknown: Ian McMillan
Unknown: David Greig.

: Hear and Now

BBC Philharmonic - Gerard Brophy at 60 The first of two editions highlighting recent Australian music. Sarah Walker presents a concert given by the BBC Philharmonic with guitarist Craig Ogden , conducted by Clark Rundell , to mark Gerard Brophy 's 60th birthday. It includes the first performance of Brophy's Guitar Concerto in Blue, a BBC co-commission with Symphony Australia. Also on the bill are Brophy's Matho and Colour red....your mouth ... heart, and Mary Finsterer 's Sequi, played by the Arditti Quartet.
And, in the final report from Hear and Now's Cut and Splice Festival in London, Robert Worby introduces soundscapes created by Francisco Lopez , Gregg Wagstaff and Chris Watson.


Unknown: Gerard Brophy
Music: Sarah Walker
Guitarist: Craig Ogden
Conducted By: Clark Rundell
Unknown: Gerard Brophy
Unknown: Mary Finsterer
Introduces: Robert Worby
Unknown: Francisco Lopez
Unknown: Gregg Wagstaff
Unknown: Chris Watson.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Martinu Three Czech Dances Ravel La
Valse Saint-Saens Variations on a Theme by Beethoven, Op 35 Brahms Sonata in Fminor for two pianos, Op 34b Godowsky Alt-Wien (Triakontameron, No 11) 2.30 Sibelius Symphony No 1 3.10Rosetti Concerto in E flat for two horns 3.25 Mozart Divertimento in B flat, K439b
3.45 Heinichen Se Mai, Tirsi, Mio Bene
(Clori e Tirsi) 4.05 Adam Jarzebski Corona Aurea 4.15 Gershwin, arr Bengt-Ake
Lundin Summertime; I Loves You Porgy; My Man's Gone Now (Porgy and Bess)
4.35 Geminiani Concerto Grosso No 3 in B minor (arr from Corelli's Op 3 No 4)
4.45 Grieg Peer Gynt Suite No 1
5.00 Beethoven Overture: Egmont
5.10 Larsson Missa Brews Op 43
5.25 Bach Violin Concerto in A minor,
BWV1041 5.40 Duruflé Quatre Motets surdes Themes Grégoriens Op 10
5.50 Moniuszko Mountain Dances (Halka)


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Godowsky Alt-Wien

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