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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
Gade In the Highlands Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Christopher Hogwood
6.25 Schubert Violin Sonata in D, D384 Isaac Stern , Daniel Barenboim (piano)
7.00 Vivaldi Clarae Stellae , Scintillate, RV625 Sara Mingardo (mezzo), Concerto Italiano, director Rinaldo Alessandrini
7.30 Vaughan Williams Tuba Concerto Patrick Harrild ,
London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Bryden Thomson
8.30 Larsson A Winter's Tale Stockholm
Sinfonietta, conductor Jan-OlavWedin
8.45 Mozart Horn Concerto No 2 in E flat, K41 English Chamber Orchestra, director BarryTuckwell (horn)


Conductor: Christopher Hogwood
Unknown: Isaac Stern
Piano: Daniel Barenboim
Piano: Vivaldi Clarae Stellae
Unknown: Sara Mingardo
Director: Rinaldo Alessandrini
Unknown: Patrick Harrild
Conductor: Bryden Thomson

: Composer of the Week: Khachaturian

2: Heroics. The 1930s was the decade that saw Khachaturian's graduation and rise to musical prominence. He developed a unique combination of heroic virtuosity, in tune with Socialist Realism, and free-flowing rhapsody, in tune with his
Armenian origins. The combination found its noblest expression in three demanding but popular concertos.
Piano Concerto (1936) (1st mvt) Dora Servarian-Kuhn ,
Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Loris Tjeknavorian March: Zangezur (1938)
Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Loris Tjeknavorian
Violin Concerto (1940) (2nd mvt)
Lydia Mordkovitch , Scottish National Orchestra, conductor Neeme Jarvi Legend (Concert Aria No 2, 1946) Hasmik Hatsagortsian (soprano), Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Loris Tjeknavorian
Cello Concerto (1946) (3rd mvt)
Mats Lidstrom , Gothenburg Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Vladimir Ashkenazy


Unknown: Dora Servarian-Kuhn
Unknown: Lydia Mordkovitch
Soprano: Hasmik Hatsagortsian
Unknown: Mats Lidstrom
Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Wolf Italienisches Liederbuch (excerpts) Elly Ameling (soprano), Gerard Souzay (baritone), Dalton Baldwin (piano)
10.13 Torelli Trumpet Concerto in D Roger Delmotte , Vienna State Opera Orchestra, conductor Hermann Scherchen
10.21 Andriessen Miroir de Peine
Irma Kolassi (soprano), Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Eduard van Beinum
10.36 Listener Request: Schubert, arr Wilhelmj Ave Maria William Primrose (viola), Sidonie Goossens (harp)
10.42 Wolf Italienisches Liederbuch
(excerpts) Edith Mathis (soprano), Peter Schreier (baritone), Karl Engel (piano)
10.48 Beethoven Symphony No 2 in D Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Eduard van Beinum


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Soprano: Elly Ameling
Soprano: Gerard Souzay
Baritone: Dalton Baldwin
Unknown: Roger Delmotte
Conductor: Hermann Scherchen
Soprano: Irma Kolassi
Conductor: Eduard van Beinum
Viola: Maria William Primrose
Viola: Sidonie Goossens
Soprano: Edith Mathis
Soprano: Peter Schreier
Baritone: Karl Engel
Conductor: Eduard van Beinum

: Morning Performance

Bath International Music Festival
Petroc Trelawny presents more highlights from this year's music festival in Bath. Today's programme includes:
Haydn String Quartet in F minor, Op 20 No 5 Tokyo Quartet
Beethoven Violin Sonata in A, Op 12 No 2 Jana Novakova , Michaela Restova (piano) Saint-Saens Cello Sonata No 1 in C minor, Op 32 Steven Isserlis , Connie Shih (piano)


Unknown: Jana Novakova
Piano: Michaela Restova
Unknown: Steven Isserlis
Piano: Connie Shih

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another chance to hear a recital of music for brass from the Italian Renaissance, given at Cardiff Castle's banqueting hall last year by the English Cornett and Sackbut Ensemble, directed from the keyboard by Robert Howarth. Including works by Giovanni Gabrieli , Banchieri and Palestrina. The presenter is Nicola Heywood-Thomas .


Unknown: Robert Howarth.
Unknown: Giovanni Gabrieli
Unknown: Nicola Heywood-Thomas

: BBC Orchestras

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra - Prokofiev in Concert
Li-Wei (cello), conductor JerzyMaksymiuk Sandy Burnett presents Prokofiev's
Sinfonia Concertante, a large-scale late work for eel lo and orchestra, composed in collaboration with Rostropovich.
Borodin In the Steppes of Central Asia
Prokoflev Sinfonia Concertante, Op 125 Sibelius Symphony No 5


Conductor: Jerzymaksymiuk Sandy Burnett

: Making Tracks

Music for younger listeners, presented by Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson.


Presented By: Angellica Bell
Presented By: Adrian Dickson.

: Voices

Hugo Wolf Spanisches Liederbuch, Part
Christine Rice (mezzo), Eugene Asti (piano), Gerald Finley (baritone), Malcolm Martineau (piano)
Earlier in the year Voices began its commemoration of the centenary of Wolf's death with the composer's Italian Songbook. Now lain Burnside presents part of Wolf's slightly earlier collection of Spanish songs. The second part will be broadcast next Tuesday.


Unknown: Christine Rice
Piano: Eugene Asti
Baritone: Gerald Finley
Baritone: Malcolm Martineau

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music, arts news and reviews.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Piotr Anderszewski at the Wigmore
A recital by the Polish pianist at Wigmore Hall in London, recorded on Saturday, in which he interleaves Preludes and Fugues Nos 17-24, BWV886S93, from Bach's The Well Tempered Clavierwith Chopin 's Mazurkas, Opp 59 and 63 and Polonaise in A flat, Op 53 (Heroic).


Unknown: Piotr Anderszewski
Unknown: Clavierwith Chopin

: Night Waves

Richard Coles meets Bangladeshi-born writer Monica Ali , one of the names on the 2003 Granta list of the Best of Young British Novelists, whose debut novel,
Brick Lane , explores the life of a girl whose arranged marriage takes her to the East End of London. Plus the sculpture of Fascist Italy- the subject of a new exhibition at the Henry Moore Institute. Producer Kirsty Pope


Unknown: Richard Coles
Unknown: Monica Ali
Unknown: Brick Lane
Producer: Kirsty Pope

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington presents Ethiopian soul from Netsanet Mellesse with the Wallias
Band, choral music by William Mundy , tales from Kip Hanrahan and Robin Williamson , two studies on ancient Greek scales by Harry Partch , and Carl Stalling 's first cartoon score for Warner Brothers -
Porky's Poultry Plant.


Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: Netsanet Mellesse
Music By: William Mundy
Unknown: Kip Hanrahan
Unknown: Robin Williamson
Unknown: Harry Partch
Unknown: Carl Stalling

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
Brade Newe Ausserlesene Paduanen, Galliarden, Canzonen, Allmand und Coranten (excerpts) 12.30 Haydn Symphony No 92 in G (Oxford)
1.00 Songs for bass and lute by Voigtlander, Terkelsen, Krembergand Bellman.
1.55 Respighi Trittico Botticelliano
2.20 Szymanowski Prelude and Fugue in C sharp minor
2.25 Mozart Clarinet Quintet in A, K581
3.00 4.30 BBC Schools
3.00 Something to Think About
3.15 Let's Move
3.35 Time to Move
3.55 Stories and Rhymes
4.10 Let's Sing
4.30 Duparc La Vague et la Cloche; Le Manoir de Rosamonde; Serenade Florentine
4.40 Telemann Flute Concerto in D
4.50 Kulesha Romance for brass band
5.00 Eespere De Amore Aeterno
5.05 Chopin Scherzo in E, Op 54
5.15 Schubert Piano Trio in E flat, D897 (Notturno)
5.25 Albicastro Trio Sonata, Op 8 No 9
5.40 Thalberg Variations on Home Sweet Home, Op 72
5.50 JCF Bach Symphony in D minor


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Krembergand Bellman.

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