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: Morning on 3

With Louise Fryer.
Part Spiegel im Spiegel
6.30 Schubert Symphony No 8 in B minor (Unfinished)
7.00 Bernstein Chichester Psalms
7.30 Mondonville Sonata in C, Op 3 No 4
8.00 Poulenc Piano Concerto
8.45 Sibelius Finlandia


Unknown: Louise Fryer.

: Sunday Live

Stephanie Hughes presents highlights from recent festivals around Europe. And at around 10.00 the studio guest is Poet Laureate Andrew Motion. Music includes: Mendelssohn Overture: RuyBlas
Saarbrucken Symphony Orchestra, conductor David Stahl
9.20 Michael Haydn Violin Concerto in B flat Thomas Zehetmair ,
German SO, conductor Ton Koopman
10.25 Britten Concerto for violin and viola Gidon Kremer (violin), Ula Uljona (viola), French National Orchestra, conductor Emmanuel Krivine
11.00 Liszt Fantasia and Fugue on BACH Lilya Zilberstein (piano)
11.25 Rimsky-Korsakov Scheherazade , Op 35 Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra, conductor Valery Gergiev
Email your comments to: sunday.live@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Stephanie Hughes
Unknown: Andrew Motion.
Conductor: David Stahl
Violin: Michael Haydn
Unknown: Thomas Zehetmair
Conductor: Ton Koopman
Violin: Gidon Kremer
Violin: Ula Uljona
Conductor: Emmanuel Krivine
Piano: Rimsky-Korsakov Scheherazade
Conductor: Valery Gergiev

: Music Matters

Dermot Clinch and Tommy Pearson present news and interviews from the music world. Including a meeting with Dutch early music specialist Ton Koopman.


Unknown: Dermot Clinch
Unknown: Tommy Pearson

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another chance to hear last Monday's concert from the Wigmore Hall in London. Presented by Fiona Talkington. Evelyn Glennie (percussion), Philip Smith (piano)
Nebojsa Jovan Zivkovic Fluctus
Toshimitsu Tanaka Two Movements for
Pugnani/Kreisler, arr Glennie Praeludium andAllegro
Leigh Howard Stevens Rhythmic Caprice Roberto Sierra Los Destellos de la
Keiko Abe Prism Rhapsody (R)


Presented By: Fiona Talkington.
Presented By: Evelyn Glennie
Piano: Philip Smith

: BBC Legends

Kirill Kondrashin
Piers Lane concludes his survey of the recordings in the BBC archives made by the great Russian conductor Kirill Kondrashin. Featuring Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No 1 with David Oistrakh and the All-Union Radio
Symphony Orchestra, and Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor with Vladimir Ashkenazy and the Moscow PO.


Unknown: Kirill Kondrashin
Unknown: Piers Lane
Conductor: Kirill Kondrashin.
Unknown: David Oistrakh
Unknown: Vladimir Ashkenazy

: Private Passions

Repeat ofyesterday 12 noon

: Brian Kay's Light Programme

Brian Kay 's selection includes David Lloyd-Jones conducting the Northern Sinfonia in Peter Hope 's Momentum Suite, the Valse and Rhythm from Eric Coates 's Four Centuries Suite,
Robert Farnon conducting the Queen's Hall Light Orchestra, and Albert Ketelby conducting the Columbia Studio Orchestra in his own
Blow, Blow Thou Winter Wind.


Unknown: Brian Kay
Unknown: David Lloyd-Jones
Unknown: Peter Hope
Unknown: Eric Coates
Unknown: Robert Farnon
Unknown: Albert Ketelby

: Discovering Music

Sarah Walker examines Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No 1 in B flat minor, and ponders why what is now one of the best-loved of all piano concertos was considered worthless and unplayable by the composer's contemporary
Nicolai Rubinstein. Musical examples are played by Yevgeni Sudbin with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra conducted byJulian Clayton. See Friday 7.30pm


Unknown: Sarah Walker
Unknown: Nicolai Rubinstein.
Played By: Yevgeni Sudbin

: Sunday Feature: My Father's Leg

The Russian emigre Zinovy Zinik returns to Moscow to look for his father's legs. The real left one was torn from his father's body by a German shell in the Second World War and a succession of artificial ones followed until his death. Zinikwatches pathologists, priests and ovens at work and thinks about the Soviet preoccupation with limblessness, Lenin's embalmed body and the Russian way of death. Producer Tim Dee


Unknown: Zinovy Zinik
Producer: Tim Dee

: Drama on 3: Heart of Darkness

By Joseph Conrad. A new adaptation by Jeremy Howe. Marlow, a sea captain, is ordered to sail up the Congo River to find out what has happened to Mr Kurtz , an ivorytrader. Thejourneytakes him into the heart of an unknowable darkness. With
David Calder as Marlow.
Music by David Lord
Producers Jeremy Howe and Iain Hunter


Unknown: Joseph Conrad.
Unknown: Jeremy Howe.
Unknown: Mr Kurtz
Unknown: David Calder
Music By: David Lord
Producers: Jeremy Howe
Producers: Iain Hunter
Marlow: David Calder
Mr Kurtz: Bill Wallis
The disciple: Kris Marshall
The company doctor: John Webb
The manager: John MacKay
The uncle: Jon Morrison
Man with a moustache: Jeremy Swift
The helmsman: Yeml Goodman Ajlbade
The stoker: Willie Jonah
Steamboat Captain: John Telfer
The accountant: Mark Buttery
The intended: Kate Byers
The solicitor: Stephen Perring

: Choirworks

In the last of the series, Paul Guinery introduces a concert of Purcell and Bach recorded last month in Westminster Abbey as part of the Lufthansa Festival of Baroque Music.
Emma Kirkby (soprano), Charles Humphries (countertenor), Charles Daniels (tenor), Roderick Williams (bass), Westminster Abbey Choir, St James's Baroque, conductor James O'Donnell
Purcell Funeral Sentences for the Death of Queen Mary II;
Te Deum and Jubilate
Bach Cantata No 11: Lobet Gott in Seinen Beichen (Ascension Oratorio)


Introduces: Paul Guinery
Soprano: Emma Kirkby
Soprano: Charles Humphries
Tenor: Charles Daniels
Bass: Roderick Williams
Conductor: James O'Donnell

: Leopold String Trio

Marianne Thorsen (violin),
Scott Dickinson (viola), Kate Gould (cello)
Mozart Divertimento in Eflat, K563 (R)


Violin: Marianne Thorsen
Violin: Scott Dickinson
Viola: Kate Gould
Cello: Mozart Divertimento

: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Peter Maxwell Davies Antarctic
Symphony (Symphony No 8) (R)

: Mixing It

Mark Russell and Robert Sandal present more highlights from this year's Sonar festival of advanced music and talk to the experimental hip-hop producer Scott Herren , aka Prefuse 73.


Unknown: Mark Russell
Unknown: Robert Sandal
Producer: Scott Herren

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Mouton Lute Suite in C minor
12.15 Daquin Rondeau : Le Coucou
12.20 Saint-Saens Le Carnaval des
Animaux 12.45 Ravel Oiseaux Tristes
(Miroirs) 12.50 Debussy Preludes, Book 2 (excerpts) 1.00 Gossec Symphony in D, Op 5 No 5 (Pastorella); Dixit Dominus
1.45 Schumann Waldszenen , Op 82
2.10 Strauss Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme (excerpts) 2.50 Parac Guitar Trio
2.55 Lhotka String Quartet in G minor
3.30 Merikanto Improvisation, Op 76 No 3
3.35 Dvorak Symphonic Variations, Op 78
4.05 Telemann Scherzo in G, TWV42:G5 (Mercordi) (Pyrmonter Kurwoche)
4.10 JH Roman Harpsichord Suite No 12 in E minor 4.20 Mozart Four Nocturnes
4.25 Schubert Ave Maria, D839
4.30 Janacek The Fiddler's Child
4.45 Rahula Ave Maria 4.50 Galuppi Concerto a Quattro No 2 in G
5.00 Offenbach, compiled Haensch
Overture: La Belle Helene 5.05 Halevy
Salut, Salut a Cette Noble France (La Reine de Chypre) 5.15 Faure Elegy , Op 24
5.20 Ravel, orch Zygel Berceuse surle Nom de Faure 5.25 Ravel Valses Nobles et Sentimentales 5.40 Debussy Cello Sonata 5.50Janequin La Chasse


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Daquin Rondeau
Unknown: Dixit Dominus
Unknown: Schumann Waldszenen
Unknown: Faure Elegy
Unknown: Zygel Berceuse

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