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: Morning on

With Penny Gore.
Humperdinck String Quartet in C Tonhalle Quartet
6.35 Chabrier Suite Pastorale
Vienna PO, conductor John Eliot Gardiner
7.15 Barber Dover Beach, Op 3 Sung by the Composer (baritone), Curtis Quartet
7.40 Saint-Saens Cello Concerto No 2 in Dminor Steven Isserlis (cello),
North German Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Christoph Eschenbach
8.10 Ame Trio Sonata No 7 in E minor Collegium Musicum 90
8.45 Rimsky-Korsakov Sadko Russian State SO, conductor Yevgeni Svetlanov


Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
Cello: Steven Isserlis
Conductor: Christoph Eschenbach
Conductor: Yevgeni Svetlanov

: Composers of the Week: The SecondViennese School

2: Order. Donald Macleod looks at the period beginning in 1913, when
Schoenberg, Webern and Berg took part in what became known as the Skandalkonzert
-which caused such a riot that police interventionwasrequired-toSchoenberg's development of the compositional principle of serialism in the early 1920s. Berg Hier 1st Freude, Op 4 No 5 Jessye Norman (soprano),
LSO, conductor Pierre Boulez
Schoenberg Des Sommerwindes Wilde Jagd (Gurrelieder) (Finale)
Barbara Sukowa (speaker), Arnold Schoenberg Choir, Vienna State Opera Choir, Slovak Philharmonic Choir, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Claudio Abbado Webem Six Orchestral Pieces, Op 6 Cleveland Orchestra, conductor Christoph von Dohnanyi
Berg Wozzeck , Act 3 Scene 1
Renee Fleming (soprano), New York Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, conductor James Levine Schoenberg Five Piano Pieces, Op 23 Maurizio Pollini


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Berg Hier
Soprano: Jessye Norman
Conductor: Pierre Boulez
Conductor: Schoenberg Des
Unknown: Barbara Sukowa
Unknown: Arnold Schoenberg
Conductor: Claudio Abbado
Unknown: Berg Wozzeck
Soprano: Renee Fleming
Conductor: James Levine
Unknown: Maurizio Pollini

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Torelli Concerto in A minor for four violins Musica Antiqua , Köln, director Reinhard Goebel
10.08 Strauss Cacilie , Op27No2
Sjoberg Visions Lauritz Melchior (tenor), unknown orchestra and conductor
10.16 Mozart Serenade in B flat, K361 (Gran Partita) Soloists of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Wilhelm Furtwangler
11.06 Glass Choosing Life (The Hours) Orchestra conducted by Nick Ingman
11.11 Leoncavallo Mattinata
Lauritz Melchior (tenor), MGM Studio Orchestra, conductor Georgie Stoll
11.14 Traditional, arr Kramer All Mein Gedanken Lauritz Melchior (tenor), Lou Raderman (violin), Georgie Stoll (piano), Albert Sendry (organ)
11.18 Schubert An Silvia , D891
Lauritz Melchior (tenor), MGM Studio Orchestra, conductor Georgie Stoll
11.22 Dargomizhsky Overture: Rusalka USSR TV and Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Yevgeni Svetlanov


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Violins: Musica Antiqua
Director: Reinhard Goebel
Director: Strauss Cacilie
Conductor: Mozart Serenade
Conductor: Wilhelm Furtwangler
Conducted By: Nick Ingman
Conductor: Georgie Stoll
Tenor: Lou Raderman
Violin: Georgie Stoll
Piano: Albert Sendry
Unknown: Schubert An Silvia
Conductor: Georgie Stoll
Conductor: Yevgeni Svetlanov

: Morning Performance

BBC Singer of the World Rosenblatt Recital Song Prize
Humphrey Burton presents highlights of the second heat of the Song Prize, which took place last night in the New Theatre,
Cardiff, and lain Burnside brings the latest news from the opera competition. The competitors forthe recital prize are
Markus Werba (baritone - from Austria) with Phillip Thomas (piano),
Nino Surguladze (mezzo - Georgia) with Llyr Williams , Ailish Tynan (soprano- Ireland) with Simon Lepper , and Angela Marambio (soprano - Chile) with Llyr Williams.
The second heat of the BBC Singer of the Wortd opera competition is shown on BBC4 tonight at 7.15pm


Unknown: Humphrey Burton
Baritone: Markus Werba
Piano: Phillip Thomas
Piano: Nino Surguladze
Unknown: Llyr Williams
Soprano: Ailish Tynan
Unknown: Simon Lepper
Soprano: Angela Marambio
Unknown: Llyr Williams.

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

City of London Festival Radio 3 New
Generation Artists
1: Verity Sharp presents the first concert in a series featuring present and former
New Generation Artists with programmes that reflect this year's festival theme of cultural exchange across languages and continents. Recorded last night at the church of St Andrew, Holborn. Karol Szymanowski Quartet Wolf Italian Serenade
Andrew Toovey (Un)folded (first performance)
Janacek String Quartet No 1 (Kreutzer Sonata)


Unknown: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Andrew Toovey

: BBC Orchestras

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Presented by Tommy Pearson. Berlioz Romeo Seul , Grande Fete chez Capulet, Scene d'Amour, La Reine Mab (Romeo et Juliette)
Conductor Tadaaki Otaka lbert Escales Conductor Thierry Fischer Takemitsu Fantasma/Cantos No 2 Mark Eager (trombone)
Ravel Suite No 2: Daphnis et Chloe Conductor Tadaaki Otaka


Presented By: Tommy Pearson.
Unknown: Romeo Seul
Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka
Conductor: Thierry Fischer
Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka

: Making Tracks

With Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson.


Unknown: Angellica Bell
Unknown: Adrian Dickson.

: Voices

Another chance to hear a recital given by baritone Vladimir Moroz and Larissa Gergieva (piano). With music by Glinka, Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky and Rimsky-Korsakov. Presented by lain Burnside . See also tomorrow 7.30pm


Baritone: Vladimir Moroz
Baritone: Larissa Gergieva
Presented By: Lain Burnside

: In Tune

With Sean Rafferty.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty.

: Performance on 3

BBC Philharmonic
Barbara Frittoli (soprano), Luciana D'lntino (mezzo), Hugh Smith (tenor),
Sergei Aleksashkin (bass), Leeds Philharmonic Chorus, Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus, conductor Gianandrea Noseda
Recorded at Bridgewater Hall, Manchester. Presented by Petroc Trelawny .
Stravinsky Monumentum pro Gesualdo di Verona
Verdi Messa da Requiem


Soprano: Luciana D'Lntino
Tenor: Hugh Smith
Tenor: Sergei Aleksashkin
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
Presented By: Petroc Trelawny
Presented By: Stravinsky Monumentum
Unknown: Gesualdo Di Verona
Unknown: Verdi Messa

: Night Waves

Stephane Mallarmd 's 8-year-old son died in 1879 after months of illness. The poet wrote 210 sheets of notes towards a poem which remained unpublished during his lifetime. Patrick McGuiness has now translated ForAnatole's Tomb and joins Richard Coles in the studio to discuss it. Producer ArianeKoek


Unknown: Stephane Mallarmd
Unknown: Patrick McGuiness
Unknown: Richard Coles

: Late Junction

Verity Sharp introduces excerpts from
Une Tour de Babel by musique concrete pioneer Pierre Henry , Afro-Peruvian rhythms from Susana Baca and a dolphin conversation in the Moray Firth.


Introduces: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Pierre Henry
Unknown: Susana Baca

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. Ravel Suite: Ma
Mere I Vye 12.30 Sweelinck Psalm 23
12.40 Handel Concerto Grosso in F, Op 6 No 9 1.00 A recital of music of 14th- and 15th-century England, France and Italy by Machaut, Dufay, Dunstaple, Binchois and Giliardi. 1.50 Grieg Lyric Pieces (excerpts)
2.15 Svendsen Symphony No 2 in B flat
2.50 Gesualdo Merce Grido Piangendo
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 Fesch Concerto in D, Op 5 No 1
4.40Jarzebski Venite Exsultemus;
Cantate Johanis Gabrielis 4.50 CPE Bach
Heilig, Heilig, Wq21 75.00 Debussy Petite Suite 5.10 JM Kraus Symphony in C
5.25 Durante Harpsichord Concerto in Bflat 5.35Pejacevic Leibeslied, Op 39
5.40 Wagner Prelude; Liebestod (Tristan und Isolde)


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Sweelinck Psalm

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