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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
Mozart Piano Sonata in A, K331 (alia Turca) Alicia de Larrocha
6.35 Prokofiev Suite: Lieutenant Kije Cleveland Orchestra, conductor George Szell
7.30 Forqueray La Rameau (Suite No 5 in C minor) Mitzi Meyerson (harpsichord)
7.35 Dukas Variations, Interlude and Finale on a Theme by Rameau Jean Hubeau (piano)
8.00 Mascitti Psyche, Op 5 No 12 Europa Galante, director Fabio Biondi (violin)
8.35 Poulenc Aubade Francois-Rene Duchable (piano), Rotterdam PO, conductor James Conlon


Piano: Alicia de Larrocha
Conductor: George Szell
Harpsichord: Mitzi Meyerson
Piano: Jean Hubeau
Violin: Fabio Biondi
Piano: Francois-Rene Duchable
Conductor: James Conlon

: Composer of the Week: Purcell

4: By 1692 there was no doubt that Henry Purcell was the brightest star in the musical firmament. Donald Macleod introduces the most glorious of his odes, Hail, Bright Cecilia , written for the patron saint of music's celebrations that year. St Cecilia's 's Day Ode: Hail, Bright Cecilia Susan Hamilton and Siri Thornhill
(sopranos), Robin Blaze and Martin van der Zeijst
(countertenors), Mark Padmore (tenor), Jonathan Arnold , Peter Harvey and Jonathan Brown (basses), Collegium Vocale , director Philippe Herreweghe


Unknown: Henry Purcell
Introduces: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Bright Cecilia
Unknown: Susan Hamilton
Sopranos: Siri Thornhill
Sopranos: Robin Blaze
Sopranos: Martin van Der Zeijst
Tenor: Mark Padmore
Tenor: Jonathan Arnold
Tenor: Peter Harvey
Basses: Jonathan Brown
Basses: Collegium Vocale
Director: Philippe Herreweghe

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Valente Gallarda Napoletana Nola 0 Dio Se Vede Chiaro
Montserrat Figueras (soprano),
Hesperion XX, director Jordi Savall
10.07 Listener Request: Brunetti
Symphony No 22 in G minor Concerto Koln
10.27 Usper La Battaglia perCantare Sonar a 8 Anon El Bisson
Graham Pushee (countertenor), Harry van der Kamp (baritone), Hesperion XX, director JordiSavall
10.36 Debussy, orch Ravel Sarabande Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Riccardo Chailly
10.42 Listener Request: Clementi
Piano Sonata in D, Op 10 No 2 Maria Tipo
10.51 Debussy Le Martyre de Saint Sebastien Philharmonia , conductor Guido Cantelli
11.13 Monteverdi Lamento d'Arianna
Montserrat Figueras (soprano), Rolf Lislevand (theorbo), Paolo Pandolfo
(bass viol), Lorenzo Duftschmid (violone), Ton Koopman (harpsichord)


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Director: Jordi Savall
Unknown: Usper La Battaglia
Unknown: Anon El Bisson
Unknown: Graham Pushee
Baritone: Harry van Der Kamp
Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
Conductor: Sebastien Philharmonia
Conductor: Guido Cantelli
Conductor: Monteverdi Lamento
Soprano: Rolf Lislevand
Bass: Paolo Pandolfo
Unknown: Lorenzo Duftschmid
Harpsichord: Ton Koopman

: Morning Performance

Salzburg Mozartfest 2003 With Stephanie Hughes.
Mozart, arr Schottstadt Divertimento on Four Arias from "DieZauberflote"
Trio di Clarone Lieder
Christine Boesiger (soprano), Wolfgang Brunner (piano)
Glinka Variations on a Theme by Mozart Alexei Lubimov (piano)
Mozart Piano Concerto No 27 in B flat, K595 MaurizioPollini , Vienna PO, conductor Pierre Boulez
Mozart, arr Schottstadt Divertimento on Four Themes from "Cosi Fan Tutte", K588 Trio di Clarone


Unknown: Stephanie Hughes.
Soprano: Christine Boesiger
Piano: Wolfgang Brunner
Piano: Mozart Alexei Lubimov
Unknown: K595 Mauriziopollini
Conductor: Pierre Boulez

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

David's Harp
From Crichton Collegiate Church in Midlothian, Linda Ormiston introduces a concert based around the manuscript Bach gave to his wife Anna Magdalena , including religious songs, dances, sonatas, and a song for pipe-smokers. Harp Consort: Julian Podger (tenor),
Nancy Hadden (flute), Keith McGowan (bassoon), Barbara Hoffmann (viola da gamba), Steve Player (guitar), director Andrew Lawrence-King (baroque harp)


Introduces: Linda Ormiston
Unknown: Anna Magdalena
Tenor: Julian Podger
Flute: Nancy Hadden
Flute: Keith McGowan
Bassoon: Barbara Hoffmann

: BBC Orchestras

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Featuring Mendelssohn's popular Fourth Symphony, which captures the warmth and exuberance of the country in which it was composed. Presented by Sarah Walker. Elgar Overture: In the South (Alassio) Mendelssohn Symphony No 4 in A
(Italian); Piano Concerto No 1 in G minor Angela Hewitt , conductor Richard Hickox Elgar Serenade in E minor for strings, Op 20 Conductor David Hill Respighi Pines of Rome
Conductor Richard Hickox


Presented By: Sarah Walker.
Conductor: Angela Hewitt
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Conductor: Elgar Serenade
Conductor: David Hill
Conductor: Respighi Pines
Conductor: Richard Hickox

: Music Restored

Lucie Skeaping , in conversation with Colin Lawson , investigates the development of the clarinet from its folk origins and its introduction into art music at the beginning of the 18th century to its development into the modern orchestral instrument.


Unknown: Lucie Skeaping
Unknown: Colin Lawson

: In Tune

Sean Raffertywith music and arts news.


Unknown: Sean Raffertywith

: Performance on 3

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Celia Craig (cor anglais), Steven Burnard (viola), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Richard Hickox
Live from St Davids Cathedral Festival in Wales, Michael Berkeley , BBC NOW's
Composer-in-Association, celebrates his 55th birthday with a new double concerto. His father Lennox Berkeley's atmospheric work for string orchestra, Antiphon, also marks the year of his centenary. Presented by Chris de Souza.
Ravel Le Tombeau de Couperin
Michael Berkeley Concerto for viola and cor anglais (Tristessa) (first performance)
7.45 Twenty Minutes: The Age of Saints Huw Edward 's explores a remarkable period of Welsh historywhen St David and others maintained Wales as a stronghold of Christianity, and celebrates the huge legacy of stories and legends that have been handed down from that time.
8.05 Lennox Berkeley Antiphon , Op 85 Mozart Symphony No 39 in E flat, K543 Great Proms tickets offer: page 35


Viola: Steven Burnard
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Presented By: Chris de Souza.
Unknown: Saints Huw Edward
Unknown: St David
Unknown: Lennox Berkeley Antiphon

: Lamentations

Thomas Crecquillon Lamentationes Hieremiae BBC Singers, conductor Bo Holten


Conductor: Bo Holten

: Night Waves

American novelist Don DeLillo talks to Philip Dodd about his latest book Cosmopolis. Producer Zahid Warley


Talks: Don Delillo
Unknown: Philip Dodd
Producer: Zahid Warley

: Late Junction

A motet by Anton Bruckner , a new album of Bhangra, and Greek folk from the Hytch-Hyke label. And Verity Sharp plays Georgian polyphony from Tbilisi's oldest church.


Unknown: Anton Bruckner
Unknown: Verity Sharp

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
CFAbel Flute Concerto in E minor, Op 6 No 2
12.20 Faure Requiem , Op 48
1.00 Franck Les Eolides ; Symphonic Variations; Symphony in D minor
2.05 Chausson Concerto in D for violin, piano and string quartet, Op 21
2.40 Joseph Touchemoulin Sinfonia in C
3.00 Nicola Vicentino Solo e Pensoso
3.05 Giovanni Fontana Sonata XVI
3.30 Palestrina Missa I'Homme Arme
4.05 Brahms Prelude and Fugue in G minor
4.15 Schoenberg Schenk Mir Deinen Goldenen Kamm ; Waldsonne (Op 2)
4.25 Grieg Evening in the Mountains;
At the Cradle 4.30 Mosonyi Studies for Teaching the Interpretation of Hungarian Music 4.50 Mogens Pederson Three Songs for five voices 5.00 Rossini
Overture: La Gazza Ladra 5.10 Vivaldi
Chamber Concerto in C, RV87
5.15 Franck Pièce Heroique in B minor
5.25 Robert Herberigs Huit Choeurs
Mixtes 5.45 Igor Kuljeric and Ivana Bilic Barocchiana


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Faure Requiem
Unknown: Franck Les Eolides
Unknown: Joseph Touchemoulin Sinfonia
Unknown: Palestrina Missa
Unknown: Schoenberg Schenk
Unknown: Deinen Goldenen Kamm
Music: Mogens Pederson
Unknown: Igor Kuljeric
Unknown: Ivana Bilic

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