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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
Purcell My Beloved Spake
Tavener Consort , Choir and Players, conductor Andrew Parrott
6.30 Bach Italian Concerto in F. BWV971 Sviatoslav Richter (piano)
7.00 Rimsky-Korsakov Concerto for clarinet and military band Kjell Fageus , Stockholm Symphonic Wind Orchestra, conductor Osmo Vanska
7.15 Geminiani Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op 3 No 2 Montreal Baroque Orchestra, director Joel Thif fault
8.00 Nielsen Symphonic Rhapsody Danish National RSO, conductor Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
8.40 Strauss Burleske in D minor Martha Argerich (piano), Berlin PO, conductor Claudio Abbado


Unknown: Tavener Consort
Conductor: Andrew Parrott
Piano: Sviatoslav Richter
Unknown: Kjell Fageus
Conductor: Osmo Vanska
Director: Joel Thif
Conductor: Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Conductor: Strauss Burleske
Piano: Martha Argerich
Conductor: Claudio Abbado

: Composer of the Week: Beethoven

5: Donald Macleod looks at the reaction to Beethoven's Ninth Symphony, which was commissioned by the Philharmonic
Society of London, and explores other works with British connections, including a quartet discovered in 1999 in Cornwall. Symphony No 9 in D minor (Choral) (finale) Jane Eaglen (soprano), Waltraud Meier
(mezzo), Ben Heppner (tenor), Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone), Swedish Radio Choir, Eric Ericson Chamber Choir, Berlin PO, conductor Claudio Abbado
Das Schweigen , WoO168 No 1
Astrid Pilzecker (alto), Joachim Vogt (tenor), Gunther Beyer (bass)
String Quartet in B minor (for Richard Ford ) (recently discovered single movement) Eroica Quartet
The Last Rose of Summer, Op 105 No 4; Bonnie Laddie , Highland Laddie,
Op 107 No 2 Severino Gazzelloni (flute), Bruno Canino (piano) Allegretto, Wo061a Gianluca Cascioli (piano)
Symphony No 10 in E flat (1st mvt)
(realised and completed by Barry Cooper ) City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, conductor Walter Weller


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Soprano: Jane Eaglen
Soprano: Waltraud Meier
Tenor: Ben Heppner
Tenor: Bryn Terfel
Conductor: Claudio Abbado
Conductor: Das Schweigen
Unknown: Astrid Pilzecker
Tenor: Joachim Vogt
Tenor: Gunther Beyer
Unknown: Richard Ford
Unknown: Bonnie Laddie
Flute: Severino Gazzelloni
Piano: Bruno Canino
Piano: Gianluca Cascioli
Unknown: Barry Cooper
Conductor: Walter Weller

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Mendelssohn Scherzo; Nocturne (A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op 61) Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor George Szell
10.11 Chopin Nocturne in B, Op 62 No 1 Artur Rubinstein (piano)
Nocturne in E, Op 62 No 2
Benno Moiseiwitsch (piano)
10.25 Schubert String Quartet in G, D887 Busch Quartet
11.06 Chopin Nocturne in E minor, Op 72 No 1 Vladimir de Pachmann (piano) Nocturne in C sharp minor, Op Posth Claudio Arrau (piano)
11.15 Handel Deeper and Deeper Still; Waft Her, Angels (Jephtha)
Walter Widdop (tenor), orchestra conducted by Julius Harrison


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: George Szell
Conductor: Chopin Nocturne
Piano: Artur Rubinstein
Unknown: Chopin Nocturne
Piano: Posth Claudio Arrau
Piano: Handel Deeper
Tenor: Walter Widdop
Conducted By: Julius Harrison

: Morning Performance

The Roaring Twenties
5: Looking Back and Forwards
Neo-classicism and 12-note serialism.
Presented by Christopher Cook. Stravinsky Suite: Pulcinella
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Richard Hickox
Berg Der Wein
Susannah Glanville (soprano), BBC
Philharmonic, conductor Martyn Brabbins Bartok String Quartet No 3 Karol Szymanowski Quartet
Shostakovich The Nose (orchestral excerpts) BBC Philharmonic, conductor Yaron Straub
Ravel Bolero BBC Philharmonic, conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier


Presented By: Christopher Cook.
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Conductor: Berg Der Wein
Soprano: Susannah Glanville
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Conductor: Yaron Straub

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Sounding the Landscape
Chris de Souza presents the last in a series of recitals from All Saints' Church, Gresford, North Wales. Gould Piano Trio
Schubert Piano Trio in E flat, D897 (Notturno)
Judith Bingham Chapman 's Pool
Smetana Piano Trio in G minor, Op 15


Unknown: Judith Bingham Chapman

: BBC Orchestras

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Presented by Sandy Burnett.
Rimsky-Korsakov Capriccio Espagnole , Op 34 Conductor David Atherton
Rachmaninov, orch Respighi Five Etudes-Tableaux Conductor Tadaaki Otaka
Shostakovich Symphony No 5 Conductor David Atherton


Presented By: Sandy Burnett.
Presented By: Rimsky-Korsakov Capriccio Espagnole
Conductor: David Atherton
Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka
Conductor: David Atherton

: Making Tracks

With Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson.


Unknown: Angellica Bell
Unknown: Adrian Dickson.

: Jazz Legends

Andrew Hill
Julian Joseph talks to the Chicago-born pianist and composer who was awarded this year's Jazzpar Prize.


Unknown: Andrew Hill
Talks: Julian Joseph

: In Tune

With Sean Rafferty.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty.

: Performance on 3

Ulster Orchestra
Barry Douglas (piano), conductor Thierry Fischer
Live from the Waterfront Hall in Belfast,
Petroc Trelawny introduces a concert in the Ulster Orchestra's Northern Lights series. Nielsen Overture: Maskarade
Brahms Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat
8.40 Twenty Minutes: The Right of O'Sullivan Beare
Roisin Ni Cheileachair introduces a dramatised version of the epic flight of the O'Sullivan clan from Cork to Leitrim in 1602, pursued by the army of Elizabeth I.
9.00 Sibelius Symphony No 5


Conductor: Thierry Fischer
Unknown: O'Sullivan Beare
Introduces: Roisin Ni Cheileachair

: Night Waves

Paul Allen and guests preview a new film adaptation of John Adams 's opera The
Death of Klinghoffer. Plus an interview with Conor MacPherson , writer and director of The Actors, a new film starring
Michael Caine and Dylan Moran. Producer Alex Gallafent


Unknown: Paul Allen
Unknown: John Adams
Unknown: Conor MacPherson
Unknown: Michael Caine
Unknown: Dylan Moran.
Producer: Alex Gallafent

: Andy Kershaw

Jah Wobble is in session with Molam Lao, a group of musicians who formed after escaping from a communist re-education camp in Laos at the end of the Vietnam war.


Unknown: Jah Wobble

: Jazz on 3

Matthew Bourne at Bath
Jez Nelson presents a session by young British pianist Matthew Bourne , recorded at last year's Bath Jazz Festival. Plus a review of the latest jazz CD releases.


Unknown: Matthew Bourne
Pianist: Matthew Bourne

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Wieniawski, orch Broski Variations on an Original Theme, Op 15 Noskowski The
Steppe, Op 66 Karlowicz Violin Concerto in A Frtelberg The Song about a Falcon, Op 18 2.15 Shostakovich Violin
Sonata.Op 134 2.50 Hildegard of Bingen Alma Redemptoris Mater; Ave Maria, OAuctrix Vitae 3.00 Johann Schobert
Fortepiano Concerto in G 3.25 Schumann Symphony No 2 in C 4.00 Verdi Giorni Poveri Vivea (II Trovatore) 4.10 Franck
11 Miniatures 4.25 Guerrero Prado Verde y Rorido 4.35 Durante Concerto per
Quartetto No 4 in E minor 4.45 Cardon Harp Sonata No 4, Op 7 5.00 CPE Bach Symphony in B flat, Wql82 No 2
5.10 Haydn Piano Trio in E flat, HXV10
5.20 Schubert Allegretto in C minor,
D915 5.25 Beethoven Wellingtons Sieg , Op 915.45 Strauss Dance of the Seven Veils (Salome)


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Johann Schobert
Unknown: Verdi Giorni
Unknown: Poveri Vivea
Unknown: Beethoven Wellingtons Sieg
Unknown: Strauss Dance

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