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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore.
6.10 Beethoven Violin Sonata in F, Op 24 (Spring) Maxim Vengerov , Itamar Golan (piano)
6.40 Ireland A Downland Suite
City of London Sinfonia, conductor Richard Hickox
7.05 Franck Les Eolides
Belgian National Orchestra, director Andre Cluytens
7.35 Mozart Symphony No 34 in C, K338 Prague Chamber Orchestra, conductor Charles Mackerras
8.30 Schubert Overture: Rosamunde
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, conductor Kurt Masur
8.45 Borodin Polovtsian Dances (Prince Igor) London Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Georg Solti


Unknown: Maxim Vengerov
Piano: Itamar Golan
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Conductor: Franck Les Eolides
Director: Andre Cluytens
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Conductor: Kurt Masur
Conductor: Georg Solti

: Composer of the Week: Rossini

Donald Macleod and Robert Lloyd discuss Rossini's early opera seria and how the composer wrote to order. Tancredi (excerpts)
Eva Mei (soprano), Vesselina Kasarova (mezzo), Melinda Paulsen (contralto), Ramon Vargas (tenor), Bavarian Radio Choir, Munich Radio Orchestra, conductor Roberto Abbado
Otello (excerpts)
Frederica von Stade (soprano),
Jose Carreras (tenor), Philharmonia, conductor Jesus Lopez Cobos
Sinfonia; 0 Mattutini Albori (La Donna del Lago) Katia Ricciarelli (soprano), Prague Philharmonic Chorus, Chamber Orchestra of Europe, conductor Maurizio Pollini
Tanti Affetti in Tal Momento (La Donna del Lago) Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo),
Venice La Fenice Theatre Orchestra, conductor Ion Marin


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Robert Lloyd
Soprano: Eva Mei
Soprano: Vesselina Kasarova
Contralto: Melinda Paulsen
Tenor: Ramon Vargas
Conductor: Roberto Abbado
Soprano: Frederica von Stade
Tenor: Jose Carreras
Conductor: Jesus Lopez Cobos
Unknown: Mattutini Albori
Soprano: Katia Ricciarelli
Conductor: Maurizio Pollini
Conductor: Tanti Affetti
Unknown: Cecilia Bartoli
Conductor: Ion Marin

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Bartok Romanian Dances
Henryk Szeryng (violin), Charles Reiner (piano)
10.07 Franck Chorale No 1 in E
Naji Hakim (organ)
10.22 Listener Request:
Schubert Gretchen am Spinnrade, D118; Der Musensohn, D764
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (soprano), Edwin Fischer (piano)
10.29 Brahms Violin Sonata in D minor, Op 108 Henryk Szeryng , Artur Rubinstein (piano)
10.51 Franck Cantabile
Charles Tournemire (organ)
10.58 Listener Request: Shostakovich The Execution of Stepan Razin , Op 119 Vitaly Gromadsky (bass), RSFSR Russian Chorus,
Moscow Philharmonic Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Kyrill Kondrashin


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Violin: Henryk Szeryng
Piano: Charles Reiner
Unknown: Naji Hakim
Unknown: Schubert Gretchen
Soprano: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
Piano: Edwin Fischer
Unknown: Henryk Szeryng
Piano: Artur Rubinstein
Piano: Franck Cantabile
Piano: Charles Tournemire
Unknown: Stepan Razin
Bass: Vitaly Gromadsky
Conductor: Kyrill Kondrashin

: Morning Performance

Lufthansa Festival of Baroque Music Lucie Skeaping introduces more highlights from this year's festival, including vocal music from 17th-century Italy performed by soprano Maria Cristina Kiehrwith Concerto Soave, harpsichord pieces by Forqueray played by Mitzi Meyerson , and Mozart's Serenade in E flat, K375, performed by the Dutch wind ensemble Nachtmusique.


Soprano: Maria Cristina
Played By: Mitzi Meyerson

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Harmonie at St George's
Chris de Souza introduces the first in a series of wind ensemble concerts from
St George's Bristol. This concert is the only appearance in the UK this year of the Netherlands Wind Ensemble.
Mozart Serenade in C minor, K388 Shostakovich , arrSmirnov String Quartet No 8, OpllO


Unknown: Mozart Serenade
Unknown: K388 Shostakovich

: BBC Proms 2003

Another chance to hear last Friday's Prom. Introduced by Louise Fryer. Isabelle van Keulen (violin),
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Paavo Jarvi Musorgsky, orch Rimsky-Korsakov A Night on the Bare Mountain Tuur Violin Concerto
Prokofiev Symphony No 6 Revised repeat


Introduced By: Louise Fryer.
Violin: Isabelle van Keulen
Conductor: Paavo Jarvi

: Voices

My Kind of Song-John Copley lain Burnside talks with opera director
John Copley about his long career and his favourite songs and singers. These include Victoria de los Angeles, Ella Fitzgerald ,
Janet Baker , Beatrice Lillie and Leontyne Price singing songs by Richard Rodgers , Duparc, Mompou, and Lisa Lehmann.


Unknown: Song-John Copley
Director: John Copley
Unknown: Ella Fitzgerald
Unknown: Janet Baker
Unknown: Beatrice Lillie
Songs By: Richard Rodgers
Unknown: Lisa Lehmann.

: In Tune

With Sean Rafferty.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty.

: BBC Proms 2003

Live from the Royal Albert Hall , London. Featuring concert works drawn from two late Strauss operas, both based on Greek myths. Die Liebe de Danaewas not performed until after Strauss's death, and tonight's ravishing symphonic fragment was arranged from the final pages of the opera score by the conductor of its 1952 premier, Clemens Krauss. An den Baum Daphne is a "pendant" to
Strauss's opera Daphne, composed some years after its 1938 first performance for mixed chorus and boys'voices. Plus excerpts from Der Rosenkavalier selected by conductor Charles Mackerras. Presented by Penny Gore .
Choristers of King's College, Cambridge, BBC Singers, BBC Symphony Orchestra Strauss Symphonic Fragment: Die Liebe der Danae Conductor Charles Mackerras An den Baum Daphne
Conductor Stephen Cleobury
8.10 Twenty Minutes: Summer Nights God Save the Rain Queen
Christopher Hope tells the story of Bamadodi VI, the Rain Queen, who holds sway as the authorised rainmaker in the South African highveld, but whose power is threatened by the modern attitudes that are sweeping the country.
8.30 Strauss Der Rosenkavalier (excerpts)
Conductor Charles Mackerras Repeated Friday 2pm


Unknown: Royal Albert Hall
Unknown: Clemens Krauss.
Unknown: Baum Daphne
Conductor: Charles MacKerras.
Presented By: Penny Gore
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Conductor: Baum Daphne
Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
Unknown: Christopher Hope
Unknown: Strauss Der Rosenkavalier
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Marschallin: Anne Evans (soprano)
Sophie: Rebecca Evans (soprano)
Octavian: Katarina Kameus (mezzo)

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington plays a recording of Miles Davis and his band, live at San
Francisco's Blackhawk club in 1961. Plus
Oliver Nelson 's Sound Pieces, songs from John Renbourn and tracks from the new Bill Jones album Two Year Winter.


Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: Miles Davis
Unknown: Oliver Nelson
Unknown: John Renbourn
Unknown: Bill Jones

: Through the Night

With John Shea.
Hoist Suite: The Planets
1.00 Bach, arr Koffler Goldberg
Variations, BWV988 2.15 Chopin Piano Sonata in B flat minor, Op 35
2.40 Szymanowski Penthesilea, Op 18
2.45 Berwald Grand Septet in B flat
3.10 Sibelius Legends, Op 22 (Lemminkainen Suite)
4.00 Hildegard of Bingen 0 Virga ac
Diadema 4.10 Lithander Rondo , Op 8
4.20 JG Naumann Symphonie a Grand Orchestre de I' Opera Cora 4.30 Faure
Nocturne in E minor, Op 107 4.35 Larsson Pastoral Suite, Op 19 4.50
Johann Reutter Ecce Quomodo Moritur Justus
5.00 Faure Pavane 5.05 Glazunov Chant du Menestrel, Op 71 5.15 Boccherini, arr Squarcia String Quintet in C, Op 30 No 6 (La Musica Notturna delle Strade di
Madrid) 5.30 Copi My Heart Is Steadfast
5.35 Mendelssohn Piano Concerto No 2 in D minor


Unknown: John Shea.
Unknown: Koffler Goldberg
Unknown: Lithander Rondo
Unknown: Johann Reutter

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