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: Morning on 3

With Louise Fryer.
Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 2 in F, BWV1047 English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Benjamin Britten
6.30 Dvorak Violin Sonatina in G, Op 100 Isaac Stern. Robert McDonald (piano)
7.00 Haydn Symphony No 93 in D Cleveland Orchestra, conductor George Szell
7.45 Shostakovich Piano Trio, Op 8 GriegTrio
8.20 Pergolesi Salve Regina in F minor Andreas Scholl (countertenor), Les Talens Lyriques. director Christophe Rousset
8.45 Warlock Capriol Suite
Academy of St Martin in the Reids, conductor Neville Marriner
Full details of Momingon 3 's music are posted at wwwbbc. co.uk/radio3/playlists a few days before transmission EMAIL: morningon3@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Louise Fryer.
Conductor: Benjamin Britten
Piano: Robert McDonald
Conductor: George Szell
Unknown: Andreas Scholl
Director: Christophe Rousset
Conductor: Neville Marriner

: CD Review

With Andrew McGregor , who plays some of this month's newest releases.
9.30 Buildings Library: Hilary Finch compares recordings of Schumann's Frauenliebe und Leben, Op 42.
10.15 A roundup of recent CD reissues.
10.30 Stephen Johnson reviews new recordings of Mahler's Third Symphony conducted by Pierre Boulez and by Michael Tilson Thomas , and an assortment of American music.
11.00 An interview with conductor
Mark Elder , who talks about his new recordings on the Halle Orchestra's own label.
11.30 Disc of the Week:
Schubert Piano Sonata in B flat, D960 (excerpt) Murray Perahia www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview EMAIL: cdreview@bbc.co.uk
DISC DETAILS: call the Radio 3 Information Une on [number removed] or consult CEEFAX, BBC1, page 651
Record turntable and radio offer: page 118

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: Hilary Finch
Unknown: Stephen Johnson
Conducted By: Pierre Boulez
Unknown: Michael Tilson Thomas
Conductor: Mark Elder
Unknown: Murray Perahia

: Private Passions

Michael Berkeley's guest today is astrophysicist and Astronomer Royal Sir Martin Rees, who heads the Institute of Astronomy at Cambridge University. He has just published Our Final Century, in which he concludes that the human race has only a 50 per cent chance of surviving the 21st century. His musical choices, however, are far from gloomy: they include Haydn's Creation, Mahler's Symphony No 2 and Janacek's Glagolitic Mass.
Repeated tomorrow at 3pm

Contributors

Presenter: Michael Berkeley
Guest: Sir Martin Rees

: World Routes

Lucy Duran introduces highlights from
Liverpool's Africa Oye festival, including Les Freres Guissefrom Senegal and the Soul Brothers from South Africa.

Contributors

Introduces: Lucy Duran

: Listeners' Choice

Humphrey Carpenter introduces a selection of listeners' requests, including: Mozart Piano Concerto No 21 in C. K46 7 Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. director Daniel Barenboim (piano)
Clucas LuxHominum Vasari Singers, director Jeremy Backhouse Barber Cello Sonata
Raya Garbousova , Erich Itor Kahn (piano) ADDRESS: Listeners' Choice, New Broadcasting House, Manchester, M60 1SJ Phone: [number removed] EMAIL: listeners.choice@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Introduces: Humphrey Carpenter
Piano: Daniel Barenboim
Director: Jeremy Backhouse
Director: Barber Cello Sonata
Director: Raya Garbousova
Piano: Erich Itor Kahn

: Jazz Line-Up

Stacey Kent presents the unique collaboration of Soweto Kinch (saxophone). Ryan Quigley (trumpet). Brian Byrne (piano), Gary Crosby (bass) and John Blease (drums) for the launch of this year's Royal Bank Glasgow Jazz Festival.

Contributors

Unknown: Stacey Kent
Unknown: Ryan Quigley
Piano: Brian Byrne
Bass: Gary Crosby
Bass: John Blease

: Jazz Record Requests

With Geoffrey Smith.
ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests. BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London. W1A 4WW FAX: [number removed]
EMAIL: jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith.

: Jazz File

Oscar's Odyssey.3:
John Dankworth concludes his series by bringing Oscar Peterson's story up to the present day. The pianist talks about how he forced himselfto play again after suffering a stroke in 1993. Producer David Perry

Contributors

Producer: David Perry

: Opera on 3

Il Ritomo dUlisse
Monteverdi's late opera, based on the end of Homer's Odyssey. In her palace in Ithaca, Penelope awaits the homecoming of her husband, Ulysses, from the Trojan wars. When he finally returns in disguise as an old man. Penelope cannot believe that this stranger is her husband. Piers Burton-Page and stage director Adrian Noble set the scene forthis prolific international production staged at last year's festival in Aix-en-Provence.
Les Arts Florissants, director William Christie

Contributors

Unknown: Piers Burton-Page
Director: Adrian Noble
Director: William Christie
Human Frailty: Rachld Ben Abdetsam (contralto)
Time: Paul-Henry Vila (bass)
Nettuno: Paul-Henry Vila (bass)
For tune: Katalln Karolyi (mezzo)
Melanto: Katalln Karolyi (mezzo)
Love: Olga Pitarch (soprano)
Minerva: Olga Pitarch (soprano)
Giove: Eric Raffard (tenor)
Giunone: Rebecca Ockenden (mezzo)
Ulisse: Kreslmir Spicer (tenor)
Penelope: Marijana Mljanovic (mezzo)
Telemaco: Cyril Auvity (tenor)
Antinoo: Bertrand Bontoux (bass)
Anfinomo: Andreas Gisler (countertenor)
Pisandro: Christophe Laporte (tenor)
Eurimaco: Zachary Stains (tenor)
Eumete: Joseph Cornwell (tenor)
Ericlea: Genevieve Kaemmerien (mezzo)

: Szymanowski Quartet

Haydn String Quartet in C, Op 54 No 2

: The Verb

Tonight's showcase of words, language and performance features a new radio play by the Welsh writer Niall Griffiths , whose novels include Sheepshagger and Stump. Presented by Ian McMillan. Producer Rob Ketteridge

Contributors

Unknown: Niall Griffiths
Presented By: Ian McMillan.
Producer: Rob Ketteridge

: Hear and Now

Oxford Contemporary Music
Sarah Walker presents a concertgiven by the Arditti Quartet earlier this month, including several pieces written especially for them.
Salvatore Sciarrino Sei Quartetti Brevi; String Quartet No
Jonathan Powell String Quartet No 2
(first performance; Radio 3 commission) Olga Neuwirth
Settori Helmut Lachenmann String Quartet No 3 (Grido) (first UK performance)
And Jonathan Powell performs a selection of his own piano music.

Contributors

Unknown: Salvatore Sciarrino
Unknown: Jonathan Powell
Unknown: Olga Neuwirth
Unknown: Helmut Lachenmann
Unknown: Jonathan Powell

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Novak Piano Trio in D minor, Op 2 (Quasi una Ballata) Dvorak String Quartet in A flat, Op 105 1.50 Dvorak Slavonic Dances , Op 46 1.55Slavenskl Four Folk Tunes
2.10 Halffter La Croza Blanca; La Nina Que Se Va al Mar
2.15 Sanz Spanish Suite
2.25 Lalo Symphonie Espagnole
3.00 Larsson Songs of the Naked Trees, Op 7 3.15 Klint Piano Sonata in D minor
3.35 Grieg, orch Horovttz, transcr Carr Double Bass Concerto
3.55 Corelli Sonata da Chiesa in C minor, Op 1 No 8 4.05 Cavalli Dixit Dominus
4.15 Nicolai Horch , die Lerch Singt in Hain (Die Lustigen Weibervon Windsor)
4.20 Schubert, arr Webem Six German Dances, D820 4.30 Hummel Piano Trio in F, Op 22 4.50 Vivaldi Trio Sonata in D minor, Op 1 No 12 (La Follia)
5.00 Wagner Good Friday Music (Parsifal)
5.10 Bruckner OsJusti
5.15 Luily Plainte d 'Armide (Les Amours Deguises) 5.25 Vivaldi Sonata a Quattro in C 5.40 Gershwin, arr Lundin Rhapsody in Blue

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Slavonic Dances
Unknown: Cavalli Dixit Dominus
Unknown: Nicolai Horch
Unknown: Lerch Singt
Unknown: Bruckner Osjusti
Unknown: Luily Plainte








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