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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore .
Boccherini Symphony in F, Op 25 No 4 Academy of Ancient Music, director Christopher Hogwood
6.45 Haydn Piano Sonata in C, H XVI 48 Sviatoslav Richter
7.00 Telemann Flute Concerto in D
Emmanuel Pahud , Berlin Baroque Soloists, director Rainer Kussmaul
7.50 Borodin In the Steppes of Central Asia Gothenburg SO, conductor Neeme Jarvi
8.00 Bach, arrSchoenberg Choral Prelude: Schmucke Dich,O Liebe Seele, BWV654 Philharmonia, conductor Robert Craft
8.35 Bartok Kossuth Budapest Festival Orchestra, conductor Ivan Fischer


Unknown: Penny Gore
Director: Christopher Hogwood
Unknown: Sviatoslav Richter
Unknown: Emmanuel Pahud
Director: Rainer Kussmaul
Conductor: Robert Craft
Conductor: Ivan Fischer

: Composer of the Week: Vivaldi

While Vivaldi's reputation was made in a Venice orphange, it was extended through his work in opera houses, in Venice, in Vicenza and elsewhere. Donald Macleod recounts Vivaldi's operatic successes. Sinfonia (Ottone in Villa) Brandenberg Consort, conductor Roy Goodman
Ottone in Villa: Act 2, Scenes 5 and 6 Sophie Daneman , Susan Gritton and Nancy Argenta (sopranos),
Collegium Musicum 90, conductor Richard Hickox Qual Favelar ? ... Andero, Volero, Gridero (L 'Orlando Finto Pazzo)
Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo), II
Giardino Armonico , conductor Giovanni Antonini
Sinfonia; Act 1, Scenes 1 and 2 (Farnace) Sara Mingardo (contralto), Furio Zanasi (bass), Le Concert des Nations, conductor Jordi Savall
Montezuma: Actl, Scene 7 Brigitte Baileys (mezzo), La Grande Ecurie et la Chambre du Roy, conductor Jean-Claude Malgoire Se in Campo Armato (Catone in Utica) Emma Kirkby (soprano), Brandenberg Consort , conductor Roy Goodman


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: Roy Goodman
Conductor: Sophie Daneman
Unknown: Susan Gritton
Sopranos: Nancy Argenta
Sopranos: Collegium Musicum
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Conductor: Qual Favelar
Unknown: Cecilia Bartoli
Conductor: Giardino Armonico
Conductor: Giovanni Antonini
Contralto: Sara Mingardo
Contralto: Furio Zanasi
Conductor: Jean-Claude Malgoire
Unknown: Campo Armato
Soprano: Emma Kirkby
Soprano: Brandenberg Consort
Conductor: Roy Goodman

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Nielsen Overture: Helios
Chicago SO, conductor Jean Martinon
10.14 Purcell Arise, Ye Subterranean
Winds (The Tempest) Hervey Alan (bass), Thurston Dart (harpsichord), Philomusica of London, conductor Anthony Lewis
10.18 Listener Request: Gottschalk Tournament Galop; Morte!! Amiram Rigai (piano)
10.28 Meyerbeer Suite: Les Patineurs Israel PO, conductor Jean Martinon
10.50 Bach Cantata No 61: Nun Komm, derHeiden Heiland Sibylla Rubens
(soprano), Christoph Pregardien (tenor), Peter Kooy (bass), Collegium Vocale , director Philippe Herreweghe
11.05 Listener Request: Messiaen
Regard de La Croix; Regard des Hauteurs (Vingt Regards sur Enfant Jesus) Yvonne Loriod (piano)
11.12 Purcell The History of Dioclesian (excerpts) Honor Sheppard and Sally le Sage (sopranos), Vienna Concentus Musicus, conductor Alfred Deller (countertenor)


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Conductor: Jean Martinon
Bass: Hervey Alan
Harpsichord: Thurston Dart
Conductor: Anthony Lewis
Piano: Amiram Rigai
Conductor: Jean Martinon
Soprano: Christoph Pregardien
Bass: Peter Kooy
Bass: Collegium Vocale
Director: Philippe Herreweghe
Piano: Yvonne Loriod
Conductor: Alfred Deller

: Morning Performance

Aldeburgh Festival 2003
Chris de Souza includes a performance of Schumann's Frauenliebe und-Leben by mezzo Ann Murray and pianist Terence Allbright , the Belcea Quartet playing
Haydn's Frog quartet and pianist Louis Lortie playing Liszt.


Unknown: Chris de Souza
Unknown: Ann Murray
Pianist: Terence Allbright
Pianist: Louis Lortie

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

City of London Festival - Radio 3 New
Generation Artists
6: Verity Sharp presents a recital by pianist Ashley Wass recorded on Monday at the church of St Olave, Hart Street.
Liszt La Chapelle de Guillaume Tell; Au Lac de Wallenstadt; Pastorale (Annees de Pelerinage, Book 1)
Prokofiev Piano Sonata No 3, Op 28 Bartok Out of Doors
Uszt Orage ; Au Bord d'une Source; Les Cloches de Geneve (Annees de Pèlerinage, Book 1)


Artists: Verity Sharp
Pianist: Ashley Wass
Unknown: Uszt Orage

: BBC Orchestras

BBC Symphony Orchestra -
The Symphony in the 19th Century Presented by Sandy Burnett. Wagner Overture: Rienzi
Conductor Martyn Brabbins
Waxman Tristan and Isolde Fantasy (Humoresque)
Stephen Bryant (violin), Simon Mulligan (piano), conductor Andrew Davis Bruckner Symphony No 7 in E Conductor Andrew Davis


Presented By: Sandy Burnett.
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Conductor: Waxman Tristan
Violin: Stephen Bryant
Violin: Simon Mulligan
Conductor: Andrew Davis
Conductor: Andrew Davis

: Making Tracks

With Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson.


Unknown: Angellica Bell
Unknown: Adrian Dickson.

: Choral Evensong

Live from the Chapel of St John's College, Cambridge, with the choirs of St John 's and King's Colleges. Introit: Ave Maria (Verdi). Responses: Radcliffe. Psalms: 122,127,128 (Atkins, Lemon, Goss). First Reading: 1 Samuel 1, v20 to end;
2 wl-11. Canticles: Dyson in D. Second Reading: Luke 1, w39-45. Anthem: Te Deum Laudamus (Elgar). Hymn: Now Thank We All Our God (Nun Danket).
Organ Voluntary: Imperial March (Elgar). Choirs directed by Christopher Robinson and Stephen Cleobury. Organists Jonathan Vaughn and Daniel Hyde.


Unknown: St John
Directed By: Christopher Robinson
Directed By: Stephen Cleobury.
Organists: Jonathan Vaughn
Organists: Daniel Hyde.

: In Tune

With Petroc Trelawny.

: Performance on 3

Lufthansa Festival of Baroque Music
Paul Guinery introduces the first concert of the Lufthansa Festival of Baroque Music, from St John 's, Smith Square, in London. Handel's dazzling oratorio tells the story of the Resurrection as witnessed by Mary Magdalen , Mary Cleophas and St John. Carolyn Sampson and Veronica Cangemi (sopranos), Emma Curtis (mezzo), John Mark Ainsley (tenor), Alan Ewing (bass),
The English Concert, director Trevor Pinnock Handel La Resurrezione


Introduces: Paul Guinery
Unknown: St John
Unknown: Mary Magdalen
Unknown: Mary Cleophas
Unknown: St John.
Unknown: Carolyn Sampson
Sopranos: Veronica Cangemi
Sopranos: Emma Curtis
Tenor: John Mark Ainsley
Tenor: Alan Ewing

: Night Waves

Richard Coles checks out The Art of Chess - a new exhibition of artist-designed chess sets from the past century, including new pieces from Damien Hirst and the Chapman brothers. Plus an interview with American choreographer Twyla Tharp. Producer Eliane Glaser


Unknown: Richard Coles
Unknown: Damien Hirst
Unknown: Twyla Tharp.
Producer: Eliane Glaser

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington welcomes radical folk guitarist Jim Moray to the studio, and plays tracks by the Carter Family and tracks from Keith Jarrett 's Ruta and Daitya album.


Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Guitarist: Jim Moray
Unknown: Keith Jarrett

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Brahms Rhapsody in G minor, Op 79 No 2
12.10 Lassus Missa Osculetur Me
12.35 Salmenhaara Concerto for two violins
12.55 Pachelbel Gott 1st UnserZuversicht
1.00 Beethoven Symphony No 1 in C;
Overture: Leonora No 3 Brahms Symphony No 1 in C minor2.25 Monteverdi Magnificat (Vespro della Beata Vergine) 2.45 Mozart Quintet in E flat for piano and wind, K452
3.10 Schumann Cello Concerto in A minor
3.30 CPE Bach Fantasia in B flat,
Wq61 No 3 3.40 JS Bach Brandenburg
Concerto No 5 in D, BWV1050 4.00 Kacsoh The Hero John (excerpts) 4.15 Mertz Hungarian Father/and Rowers 4.20
Tchaikovsky Flower Waltz (The Nutcracker)
4.30 Goodall Romance of the Angels
4.35 Vivaldi Violin Concerto in D, RV208 (Grosso Mogul) 4.50 Dvorak Legend in C, Op 59 No 4 5.00 Mozart Overture: Die
Zauberflote 5.10 Avison Concerto Grosso
No 2 in G 5.25 Tye Omnes Gentes Plaudite
5.35 Froberger Lamentation for Ferdinand III 5.45 Albinoni Oboe
Concerto in D minor, Op 9 No 2


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Brahms Rhapsody
Violins: Pachelbel Gott
Unknown: Ferdinand Iii

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