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: Morning on 3

With Sandy Burnett.
Respighi Suite: Ancient Airs and Dances No 2 Philharmonia Hungarica, conductor Antal Dorati


Unknown: Sandy Burnett.
Conductor: Antal Dorati

: Dvorak

String Quartet Movement in F
Chilingirian Quartet

: Beethoven

Overture: Consecration of the House Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, conductor Kurt Masur


Conductor: Kurt Masur

: Haydn

String Quartet in G minor,
Op 74 No 3 (Rider) Hagen Quartet

: Vivaldi

Concerto Grosso in F, RV567
The English Concert, director Trevor Pinnock


Director: Trevor Pinnock

: Shostakovich

Suite: The Age of Gold
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, conductor Neeme Jarvi

: Composer of the Week: Lassus

Donald Macleod and Jeremy Summerly discuss what kind of a character Lassus was, and the nature of his legacy. Alleluia, Laus et Gloria
Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge, director Richard Marlow
Infelix Ego Oxford Camerata, conductor Jeremy Summerly
Ich Weiss Mirein Meidlein Hiibsch und
Fein Lautten Compagney Lamentations of Jeremiah
Ensemble Europeen de la Chapelle
Royale, director Philippe Herreweghe Agnus Dei ; LuxAeterna (Missa Pro Defunctis) Hilliard Ensemble


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Jeremy Summerly
Director: Richard Marlow
Conductor: Jeremy Summerly
Conductor: Ich Weiss Mirein Meidlein Hiibsch
Director: Philippe Herreweghe
Director: Agnus Dei

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Listener Request: Chabrier Beau Pays,
Pays du Gai Soleil (Le Roi Malgré Lui, Act 1) Gerard Souzay (baritone), New Symphony Orchestra of London, conductor Paul Bonneau


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Unknown: Chabrier Beau
Baritone: Gerard Souzay
Conductor: Paul Bonneau

: Beethoven

Piano Concerto No 5 in E flat (Emperor) Arturo Benedetti
Michelangeli, Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Massimo Freccia


Unknown: Arturo Benedetti
Conductor: Massimo Freccia

: Listener Request: Brahms Mein

Madel Hat einen Rosenmund , WoO33 No 25 Grieg Til Norge, Op 58 No 2
Trad She Moved thro ' the Fair
Villa-Lobos Cancao do Carreiro (Serestas, No 13) Gerard Souzay (baritone), Dalton Baldwin (piano)


Unknown: Madel Hat Einen Rosenmund
Baritone: Gerard Souzay
Piano: Dalton Baldwin

: Sibelius

Sonatina, Op 67 No 1
Glenn Gould (piano)


Piano: Glenn Gould

: Trad, arr Canteloube Bailero

(Chants d'Auvergne No 2) Gerard Souzay (baritone), Dalton Baldwin (piano)


Baritone: Gerard Souzay
Baritone: Dalton Baldwin

: Ruggles

Men and Mountains
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Lukas Foss


Conductor: Lukas Foss

: Morning Performance

St Magnus Festival
Linda Ormiston uncovers Orcadian connections with Canada, and pianist Angela Hewitt reveals her past as a Highland dancing champion.
Mozart Serenade in D, K239 (Serenata Notturna) Scottish Ensemble, conductor Clio Gould
Ronnie Aim Scapa Flow Jennifer Wrigley (violin), Hazel Wrigley (guitar)
Chopin Waltz in E minor, Op Posth Angela Hewitt (piano)
Robert Ramsey In Monte Oliveti; 0 Vos Omnes; How Are the Mighty Fallen
The Sixteen, conductor Harry Christophers Prokofiev Cello Sonata
Paul Watkins , HuwWatkins (piano) Schoenberg Verklarte Nacht
Scottish Ensemble, conductor Clio Gould


Pianist: Angela Hewitt
Unknown: Mozart Serenade
Conductor: Clio Gould
Violin: Hazel Wrigley
Guitar: Chopin Waltz
Piano: Posth Angela Hewitt
Piano: Robert Ramsey
Unknown: Paul Watkins
Conductor: Clio Gould

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another chance to hear a recital given last year at Bridgewater Hall, Manchester. llya Gringolts (violin), Martin Roscoe (piano) Bach Partita No 3 in E, BWV1006
Beethoven Violin Sonata in A, Op 4 7 (Kreutzer)


Violin: Martin Roscoe

: BBC Proms 2003

Another chance to hear Wednesday's evening Prom. Presented by Louise Fryer. Paul Watkins (cello), BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Leonard Slatkin
Haydn Symphony No 104 in D (London) William Schuman A Song of Orpheus
Vaughan Williams A London Symphony (SymphonyNo2) Revised rpt of Wed 7pm


Presented By: Louise Fryer.
Cello: Paul Watkins
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
Unknown: William Schuman

: Jazz Legends

Gene KrupaJulian Joseph and Geoffrey Smith explore recordings by the American drummerwho rose to prominence in the 1930s as a member of Benny Goodman 's groups and became a major star, as well as a key influence on many drummers to follow. Selections include his work with Goodman, his big-band hits with vocalist Anita O'Day and trumpeter Roy Eldridge , and a live trio recording from the Jazz at the Philharmonic series with pianist Hank Jones and alto saxophonist Willie Smith.


Unknown: Krupajulian Joseph
Unknown: Geoffrey Smith
Unknown: Benny Goodman
Unknown: Anita O'Day
Unknown: Roy Eldridge
Pianist: Hank Jones
Unknown: Willie Smith.

: In Tune

With Sean Rafferty.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty.

: BBC Proms 2003

Live from the Royal Albert Hall , London. Featuring the first performance of Joe Duddell 's concerto for percussion. Presented by Chris de Souza. Colin Currie (percussion),
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, conductor Marin Alsop
Tchaikovsky Francesca da Rimini
Joe Duddell Ruby (BBC commission; first performance)


Unknown: Royal Albert Hall
Unknown: Joe Duddell
Presented By: Chris de Souza.
Presented By: Colin Currie
Conductor: Marin Alsop
Conductor: Tchaikovsky Francesca

: Twenty Minutes: Summer Nights - Stories for Summer Evenings

In the first of a four-part series, Esther Freud reads an excerpt from her new novel, The Sea House.


Unknown: Esther Freud

: Bartok

Concerto for Orchestra
Repeated Wednesday 2pm
This concert is televised on BBC4 at 7.30pm/1.20am

: Womad Weekend

Andy Kershaw kicks off a weekend of "Womadness", from the Womad Festival in Reading. Performances include
Bembeya Jazz from Guinea, Pape and Cheikhfrom Senegal, and Sevara Nazarkhan from Uzbekistan, and ending with a live set from the Radio 3 Village Stage by Eliza Carthy.


Unknown: Andy Kershaw
Unknown: Sevara Nazarkhan
Unknown: Eliza Carthy.

: Jazz on 3

Dave Douglas Septet. Jez Nelson presents a concert from the Wardrobe in Leeds.
Trumpeter Dave Douglas 's septet includes laptop improviser Ikue Mori , plus Seamus Blake (saxophone), Jamie Saft (Wurlitzer organ), David Gilmore (guitar), Brad Jones (bass), and drummer Derrek Phillips.


Unknown: Dave Douglas
Unknown: Dave Douglas
Unknown: Ikue Mori
Unknown: Seamus Blake
Unknown: Jamie Saft
Guitar: David Gilmore
Guitar: Brad Jones
Unknown: Derrek Phillips.

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
Schumann Overture: Manfred, Op 115 Beethoven Piano Concerto No 1 in C
Schumann Symphony No 4 in D minor
2.20 Prevorcek Pieta 2.35 Andriessen
Five Intermezzos 2.50 Anon Laudes for All
Saints 3.30 Bach Cello Suite No 5 in C minor, BWV1011 3.55 Fritsch Paduan and Two Galliards 4.05 Provenzale La
Colomba Ferita (excerpts) 4.20 D Scarlatti Keyboard Sonatas: in C, Kkl59; in D minor, Kk9; in B minor; Kk377 4.30 Glinka Where Is Our Rose? 4.30 Balakirev Overture on Russian Themes 4.40 Liszt St Francis de
Paule Walking on the Water (Two Legends)
4.45 Suppe Overture: Poet and Peasant
5.00 Boccherini Cello Concerto No 4 in C
5.15 Telemann Trio Sonata in E minor
5.30 Schirtz Freuet Euch des Herren
5.35 Coelho Versos do Terceiro Tom sobre
0 Canto Chao 5.40 Debussy La Cathédrale Engloutie (Preludes, Book 1) 5.45 Kalman Fein Könnt' aufder Welt £s Sein (Grafin Mariza) 5.50 Leo Fall Overture: Die Geschiedene Frau


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Fritsch Paduan
Unknown: Liszt St Francis
Unknown: Freuet Euch Des Herren
Unknown: Terceiro Tom
Unknown: Geschiedene Frau

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