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: Morning on 3

With Sandy Burnett.
Brahms Academic Festival Overture Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Leonard Bernstein
6.40 Comysh Salve
Regina Tallis Scholars , director Peter Phillips
7.10 Hoist Brook Green Suite
English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Imogen Hoist
7.50 Waldteufel Waltz: Les Patineurs
Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Willi Boskovsky
8.05 Puccini Crisantemi
Hagen Quartet
8.15 Britten Five Flower Songs
Polyphony, conductor Stephen Layton


Unknown: Sandy Burnett.
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
Unknown: Regina Tallis Scholars
Director: Peter Phillips
Conductor: Imogen Hoist
Conductor: Willi Boskovsky
Conductor: Puccini Crisantemi
Conductor: Stephen Layton

: Composer of the Week: Messiaen

2: The Two Mesdames Messiaen
Donald Macleod isjoined by Nigel Simeone and Peter Hill to examine the important role that the composer's two wives played in his life - the violinist and composer Claire Delbos and the virtuosic pianist Yvonne Loriod , whose immense talents inspired the composerto write numerous piano works for her. L 'Epouse (Poemes pour Mi) Francoise Pollet (soprano), Cleveland Orchestra, conductor Pierre Boulez
Theme and Variations
Scott St John (violin), Patricia Parr (piano) TurangalTIa Symphony (excerpts) Howard Shelley (piano),
Valerie Hartmann-Claverie (ondes martenot), BBC Philharmonic, conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
Petites Esquisses d'Oiseaux
Yvonne Loriod (piano) Rptd Monday 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Nigel Simeone
Unknown: Peter Hill
Unknown: Claire Delbos
Pianist: Yvonne Loriod
Soprano: Francoise Pollet
Conductor: Pierre Boulez
Violin: Patricia Parr
Piano: Howard Shelley
Piano: Valerie Hartmann-Claverie
Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier
Conductor: Petites Esquisses
Piano: Yvonne Loriod

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Granados Danzas Espaholas (Book 1) Alicia de Larrocha (piano)
10.13 Mozart Le Nozze di Figaro (Act 2, finale)
Lisa della Casa and Hilde Gueden
(sopranos), Hilde Rossel-Majdan (mezzo), Murray Dickie (tenor), Alfred Poell
(baritone), Cesare Siepi , Harald Proglhof and Fernando Corena (basses), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Erich Kleiber
10.35 Granados Suite: Goyescas (Book 2)
Eduardo del Pueyo (piano)
10.55 Byrd Lullaby (Psalmes, Sonnets and Songs)
Jacqueline Fox (mezzo), Consort of Musicke, director Anthony Rooley
11.04 Weber Konzertstuck in F minor, Op 79 Claudio Arrau (piano), NBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Erich Kleiber


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Piano: Alicia de Larrocha
Piano: Mozart Le Nozze Di Figaro
Unknown: Lisa Della Casa
Sopranos: Hilde Gueden
Sopranos: Hilde Rossel-Majdan
Tenor: Murray Dickie
Tenor: Alfred Poell
Baritone: Cesare Siepi
Baritone: Harald Proglhof
Basses: Fernando Corena
Conductor: Erich Kleiber
Piano: Eduardo Del Pueyo
Piano: Byrd Lullaby
Songs: Jacqueline Fox
Director: Anthony Rooley
Director: Weber Konzertstuck
Piano: Claudio Arrau
Conductor: Erich Kleiber

: Morning Performance

A Little Night Music lain Burnside frames today's nocturnal journey with music by the Dutch composer Alphons Diepenbrock , whose greatest inspiration was poetry of the night. Also, a Schubert setting of one of the same poems, things going bump in the night from Mendelssohn and Musorgsky and balmy summer nights with Rimsky-
Korsakov and Othmar Schoeck. Plus
Tonightfrom West Side Story and one of the greatest songs by Mahler, Um Mitternacht.


Unknown: Alphons Diepenbrock
Unknown: Othmar Schoeck.

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Harmonie at St George's
Chris de Souza presents the final concert in this wind ensemble series from Bristol, this week featuring the Galliard Ensemble. Mozart, arr Rechtman Divertimento in E flat, K439b
Schoenberg Wind Quintet, Op 26

: BBC Proms 2003

Another chance to hear last Sunday's Prom. Presented by Louise Fryer.
Lorraine Hunt Lieberson (mezzo), Robert Gambill (tenor), Edgaras Montvidas (tenor), Jan-Hendrik Rootering
(bass-baritone), Juha Uusitalo (bass), Steven Berkoff (narrator),
BBC Singers (men's voices), BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Jukka-Pekka Saraste
Donatoni Prom
Britten Phaedra
Stravinsky Oedipus Rex Revised repeat from Sunday


Presented By: Louise Fryer.
Presented By: Lorraine Hunt Lieberson
Tenor: Robert Gambill
Tenor: Edgaras Montvidas
Bass-Baritone: Juha Uusitalo
Narrator: Steven Berkoff
Conductor: Jukka-Pekka Saraste
Conductor: Donatoni Prom
Conductor: Britten Phaedra
Conductor: Stravinsky Oedipus

: Voices

Tenor John Mark Ainsley talks about the singers who have most influenced and inspired him over the past 20 years. These include Sarah Walker ,
Leopold Simoneau , Janet Baker , Nicolai Gedda and Regine Crespin performing music by Britten, Duparc, Schubert, Ravel and Richard Strauss.


Tenor: John Mark Ainsley
Unknown: Sarah Walker
Unknown: Leopold Simoneau
Unknown: Janet Baker
Unknown: Nicolai Gedda
Unknown: Regine Crespin
Unknown: Richard Strauss.

: In Tune

Petroc Trelawny presents music, reviews and news from the arts world.

: BBC Proms 2003

Live from the Royal Albert Hall , London.
The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, under their music director for life, make a long-awaited return to the Proms. Stravinsky's pioneering ballet, composed for
Diaghilev's Ballet Russe in Paris, and his wartime symphony, composed in America, are complemented by the colourful Arabian Nights suite by Stravinsky's teacher, Rimsky-Korsakov. Presented by Sandy Burnett .
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Zubin Mehta
Stravinsky Symphony in Three Movements Rimsky-Korsakov Suite: Sheherazade
8.40 Twenty Minutes: Cutting Their Strings It's rarely a good sign when puppets and dolls come alive. Richard Foster steels his nerves to venture into the twilight world where gothic tales and horror films feed on ourfearful fascination with miniature imitations of ourselves.
9.00 Stravinsky Ballet: Petrushka Repeated Thursday 2pm


Unknown: Royal Albert Hall
Presented By: Sandy Burnett
Conductor: Zubin Mehta
Unknown: Richard Foster

: Late Junction

Verity Sharp introduces another late-night mix. Bang on a Can play Houtby Louis Andriessen, and a studio session from singer-songwriter Rosie Thomas , who plays songs from her new album.


Introduces: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Houtby Louis
Singer-Songwriter: Rosie Thomas

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Tinei Overture: Polyeucte 12.25 Casais 0 Vos Omnes 12.30 Shostakovich Cello
Concerto No 1, Op 107 7
1.00 Hammerschmidt A selection of dance music suites. 1.55 Rameau Ballet:
Pygmalion 2.40 Teiemann Partita No 4 in G minor 2.55 Wagner, arr Mottl
Wesendonk Lieder 3.15 Rachmaninov
Piano Concerto No 3 in D minor
3.55 Debussy Chansons de Bilitis
4.05 Durante Concerto per Quartetto
No 3 in E flat 4.15 Glinka Sing Not, Thou
Beauty 4.20 Monteverdi // Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria (Prologue) 4.30 Schubert Impromptu No 4 in A flat, D899
4.45 Delibes Lakme (Entracte)
4.50 Dvorak Silent Woods 5.00 Caccini
Chiome Belle 5.05 Frescobaidi Toccata
Quarta (Secondo Libro); Canzona
Vigesima Seconda Detta la Nicolina
5.15 Vivaldi Sinfonia in C, RV709 (Dorilla in Tempe) 5.20 Galilei Dura Mia Pietra Viva 5.25 Abel Symphony in B flat,
Op 10 No 2 5.35 Louis Andriessen Le Voile du Bonheur 5.40 Lennon/
McCartney Tomorrow Never Knows
5.45 Walton Where Does the Uttered
Music Go? 5.55 Susato La Bataille


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Abel Symphony
Unknown: Louis Andriessen

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