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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
Mozart Violin Concerto No 5 in A, K219 (Turkish) ItzhakPerlman,
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor James Levine
6.45 Purcell / Was Glad When They Said unto Me Choir of New College, Oxford,
The King's Consort, conductor Robert King
7.10 Miaskovsky Two Pieces, Op 46 No 1 St Petersburg Chamber Ensemble, conductor Roland Melia
7.30 Bach, arr Busoni Chaconne (Violin Partita in D minor, BWV1004) Ferruccio Busoni (piano)
8.00 Hoist Japanese Suite LSO, conductor Adrian Boult
8.45 Bernstein Three Dance Episodes (On The Town) Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Leonard Bernstein


Conductor: James Levine
Conductor: Robert King
Conductor: Roland Melia
Piano: Ferruccio Busoni
Conductor: Adrian Boult
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein

: Composers of the Week: The SecondViennese School

5: Driven into Paradise - Schoenberg in Hollywood. Schoenberg fled European anti-semitismfortheUSAinl933atthe age of 59, but he found his works ignored by American conductors. Donald Macleod looks at Schoenberg's last years, during which he composed several religious works. Schoenberg Cello Concerto (3rd mvt) Fred Sherry , Philharmonia, conductor Robert Craft
Dance Round the Golden Calf (Erotic Orgy) (Moses undAron) Netherlands Opera Chorus, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Pierre Boulez
Overture: Suite in G for strings
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor John Mauceri
Piano Concerto, Op 42 Alfred Brendel , South West German Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Michael Gielen A Survivor from Warsaw, Op 46
Simon Callow (narrator), London Voices, LSO, conductor Robert Craft


Conductors: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Fred Sherry
Conductor: Pierre Boulez
Conductor: John Mauceri
Unknown: Alfred Brendel
Conductor: Michael Gielen
Narrator: Simon Callow
Conductor: Robert Craft

: CD Masters

Rob Cowan. Telemann Circul-Canon (DerGetreue
Music-Meister) Wurzburger Bach Choir , director Gunther Jena
10.06 Sibelius Two Humoresques, Op 87 David Oistrakh (violin), USSR Radio Large SO, conductor Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
10.13 Chopin, arr Feuermann Nocturne in E flat, Op 9 No 2 Emanuel Feuermann (cello), Wolfgang Rebner (piano)
10.18 Wagner Wess 'Herd Dies Auch Sei (Die Walkure, Act 1) Dorothy Larsen (soprano), Lauritz Melchior (tenor),
Danish RSO, conductor Thomas Jensen
10.29 Mozart Serenade in D, K250
(Haffner) Roland Greutter (violin), North German RSO, conductor Gunther Wand
11.23 F Andersen / Det Frie Lauritz
Melchior (tenor), MGM Studio Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Georgie Stoll


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Music-Meister: Wurzburger Bach Choir
Director: Gunther Jena
Violin: David Oistrakh
Conductor: Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Cello: Wolfgang Rebner
Piano: Wagner Wess
Soprano: Dorothy Larsen
Soprano: Lauritz Melchior
Conductor: Thomas Jensen
Conductor: Mozart Serenade
Violin: Roland Greutter
Conductor: Gunther Wand
Conductor: Georgie Stoll

: Morning Performance

BBC Singer of the World Rosenblatt Recital Song Prize
Humphrey Burton presents highlights of the last heat, which took place last night in the New Theatre, Cardiff, and lain Burnside files his daily from the opera competition. The competitors forthe recital prize are Pavel Baransky (baritone - Ukraine) with Simon Lepper (piano), Matthias Rexroth (countertenor - Germany) with Phillip Thomas , Elizabeth Donovan (soprano-Wales) with Simon Lepper , Cosmin Ifrim (tenor- Romania) with Phillip Thomas , and Erin Wall (soprano - Canada) with Llyr Williams. The winner of the Song Prize will be announced at the end of the final of the opera competition on Sunday.
The last heat of the BBC Singer of the World opera competition is shown on BBC4 tonight at 7.15pm, and the final is broadcast live on Sunday on Radio 3, BBC2 and BBC4


Unknown: Humphrey Burton
Baritone: Pavel Baransky
Piano: Simon Lepper
Piano: Matthias Rexroth
Unknown: Phillip Thomas
Soprano: Elizabeth Donovan
Unknown: Simon Lepper
Tenor: Cosmin Ifrim
Unknown: Phillip Thomas
Soprano: Erin Wall
Unknown: Llyr Williams.

: Radio 3 LuncMime Concert

City of London Festival- Radio 3 New
Generation Artists
4: Verity Sharp presents a concert recorded last night at the church of St Mary at Hill, featuring Geoffrey Burgon 's settings of John Donne 's Holy Sonnets.
Christopher Maltman (baritone), Andrew Smith (piano)
Mahler Des Knaben Wunderhom (excerpts) Geoffrey Burgon Heavenly Things Schumann Liederkreis , Op 24


Artists: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Geoffrey Burgon
Unknown: John Donne
Piano: Andrew Smith
Unknown: Geoffrey Burgon
Unknown: Schumann Liederkreis

: BBC Orchestras

BBC Philharmonic
Guy Johnston (cello), Steven Osborne (piano), conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier Presented by Tommy Pearson.
Walton Spitfire Prelude and Fugue;
Cello Concerto; Sinfonia Concertante (1927); Symphony No 2


Cello: Guy Johnston
Cello: Steven Osborne
Presented By: Tommy Pearson.

: Making Tracks

With Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson.


Unknown: Adrian Dickson.

: Jazz Legends

John Scofield. Julian Joseph talks to the influential American guitarist about his career, which has included work with Billy Cobham , Gary Burton and Miles Davis. His latest album, Up All Night, is a collection of groove-based compositions incorporating samples and loops.


Unknown: John Scofield.
Talks: Julian Joseph
Unknown: Billy Cobham
Unknown: Gary Burton
Unknown: Miles Davis.

: In Tune

With Sean Rafferty


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

El Nino
John Adams 's oratorio explores the Nativity from a new angle, following the fortunes of an unmarried mother who has given birth to a miracle child in a car park. The libretto incorporates writings from Hildegard of Bingen, Latin-American women poets, the Wakefield Mysteries, the Haggai, the Bible and the Gnostic Gospels. John Adams conducts a staged performance at the Barbican, London, directed by Peter Sellars. Presented by Andrew McGregor. Dawn Upshaw (soprano), Kirsti Harms (mezzo), Willard White (bass-baritone), Theatre of Voices, London Voices,
BBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by the Composer
John Adams El Nino (first UK performance)


Unknown: El Nino
Unknown: John Adams
Unknown: John Adams
Directed By: Peter Sellars.
Presented By: Andrew McGregor.
Bass-Baritone: Willard White
Unknown: John Adams

: Night Waves

Paul Allen and guests discuss The
Elephant Vanishes-Complicite's new production at the Barbican, based on a collection of Haruki Murakami 's short stories of the same name. Plus another profile of one of Britain's hottest young architects. Tonight, Alison Brooks. Producer Aasiya Lodhi


Unknown: Paul Allen
Unknown: Haruki Murakami
Unknown: Alison Brooks.
Producer: Aasiya Lodhi

: Andy Kershaw

An eclectic mix of reggae, world and folk, including highlights from last week's Africa Oye! festival in Liverpool.

: Jazz on 3

Workshop de Lyon/lain Ballamy's Anoraks Jez Nelson presents a double-bill from this year's Bath International Music Festival.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Janacek The Fiddler's Child Liszt Piano Concerto No 1 in E flat Tchaikovsky
Symphony No 4 in F minor 2.20 Beethoven Missa Solemnis 3.35 Schubert Piano
Sonata in A, D959 4.10 Buffardin Flute
Concerto in E minor 4.20 Verrijt Flammae Divinae, Op 5 (excerpts) 4.30 Debussy L 'IsleJoyeuse 4.40 Granados Andaluza (Playera), Op37No 5 4.50 Marais La Sonnerie de St Genevieve du Mont de
Paris 5.00 Schreker Nachtstuck (Der
Feme Klang) 5.15 Soriano Dixit Dominus
5.20 Durante Concerto per Quartetto No 2 in G minor 5.35 Messemaeckers Grande
Marche Funebre 5.45 Wagner Siegfried 's Funeral Music (Gotterdammerung)


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Granados Andaluza
Unknown: Schreker Nachtstuck
Unknown: Soriano Dixit Dominus
Unknown: Wagner Siegfried

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