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: Morning on 3

With Martin Handley. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Ravel, orch Grainger La Vallée des Cloches City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, conductor Simon Rattle Vivaldi
Beatus Vir , RV598 Susan Gritton and Catrin Wyn-Davies (sopranos), Catherine Denley (alto), The King's Consort and Choir, conductor Robert King
8.00-9.00: Offenbach Overture: La Belle Helene Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Herbert von Karajan Brahms Trio in A minor, Op 114 Michael Collins
(clarinet), Steven Isserlis (cello), Stephen Hough (piano)


Unknown: Martin Handley.
Conductor: Simon Rattle Vivaldi
Conductor: Beatus Vir
Unknown: Susan Gritton
Sopranos: Catrin Wyn-Davies
Sopranos: Catherine Denley
Conductor: Robert King
Conductor: Herbert von Karajan Brahms
Clarinet: Michael Collins
Clarinet: Steven Isserlis
Cello: Stephen Hough

: The Cowan Collection

Rob Cowan presents some of his favourite recordings, together with regular features, including The Innocent Ear, and a Bargain HunterCD recommendation. Plus music from the vintage artist from this week's CD Masters, and the recommended recording of Schubert's Impromptus from Building Library on yesterday's CD Review. Corrette Carillon des Morts
Music Antiqua, Koln, conductor Reinhard Goebel
Chavez Xochipilli La Camerata,
Tambuco, conductor Eduardo Mata Haydn Cantata: Qual Dubbio Ormai , HXXIVa4 Eva Mei (soprano), Arnold Schoenberg Choir,
Vienna Concentus Musicus, conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Enescu Concert Overture in A, Op 32 (Sur des Themes dans le Caractere Populaire Roumain) George Enescu Bucharest Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Cristian Mandeal
Email your comments to: cowancollection@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Rob Cowan
Conductor: Reinhard Goebel
Conductor: Chavez Xochipilli
Conductor: Eduardo Mata
Unknown: Qual Dubbio Ormai
Soprano: Eva Mei
Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Conductor: Cristian Mandeal

: Private Passions

Today Michael Berkeley talks to
Clare Morrall. the Birmingham music teacher whose first novel, Astonishing Splashes of Colour, was shortlisted forthe Booker
Prize. Her music choices include works by Handel, Mozart, Beethoven and Schubert.


Talks: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Clare Morrall.

: The Early Music Show

Canon Lucie Skeaping explores the background behind one of the Baroque's most popular pieces-Johann Pachelbel's Canon in D. Who was Pachelbel? What else did he compose? And were he a weddingguest today, could he put his hand on his heart, point to the organist and say wrote that!"?


Unknown: Canon Lucie Skeaping

: Sunday Gala

Stephanie Hughes introduces a recital from this year's Edinburgh International Festival. Thomas Quasthoff (baritone), Andras Schiff (piano)
Schubert Sehnsucht , D879; Der Wanderer an den Mond, D870; Am Fenster, D878; Im Fruhling, D882; Auf der Bruck, D853; Der Sanger, D149; Auf den See, D543; An Schwager Kronos, D369
Wolf Auf einer Wanderung; Der Genesene an die Hoffnung; Gebet;
Storchenbotschaft (Morike Lieder)
Brahms Vier Ernste Gesange, Op 121


Introduces: Stephanie Hughes
Baritone: Thomas Quasthoff
Piano: Schubert Sehnsucht
Unknown: Schwager Kronos

: The Conductor Files

Stephen Johnson introduces works recorded by Colin Davis during his tenure with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, in the economically difficult years of the late 1960s. Last in the series.


Introduces: Stephen Johnson
Unknown: Colin Davis

: Three for All with Brian Kay

This week's listener requests include
Sibelius's Night Ride and Sunrise, Elgar's touching miniature Sospiri and a vintage recording of Schubert's Piano Sonata in A, D664. And in this week's archive feature, Colin Davis conducts the BBCSO in a performance nominated by listeners .
ADDRESS: Three for All, BBC Wales. Cardiff CF5 2YQ Phone: [number removed]


Unknown: Colin Davis

: Music Matters

Tom Service presents news and interviews from key players in the music world. Producer Paul Frankl


Producer: Paul Frankl

: Performance on 3

BBC Philharmonic
Recorded at Bridgewater Hall , Manchester. Irene Theorin (soprano), BBC Philharmonic, conductor VassilySinaisky
Sibelius Arioso; Spring Is Flying; Then I
Questioned No Further: The Diamond on the March Snow; Luonnotar
Shostakovich Symphony No 10


Unknown: Bridgewater Hall
Soprano: Manchester. Irene

: Drama on 3: Confessions of a Justified Sinner

James Hogg 's classic psychotic doppelganger thriller reset in modern times as a parable for the danger and process of religious fanaticism in all eras. Adapted and directed as a documentary drama by Matt Thompson , and featuring the former Bishop of Edinburgh, Richard Holloway , and crime writer Alexander McCall Smith.
Music by Joe Acheson


Unknown: James Hogg
Unknown: Matt Thompson
Unknown: Richard Holloway
Unknown: Alexander McCall Smith.
Music By: Joe Acheson
Robert Wringhim: Sandy Grierson
Gil-Martin: Alan Steele
Det Insp Jim Hogg: James Bryce

: Sunday Feature: Journeys in Thought

1: Wittgenstein in Ireland. In 1947 Ludwig Wittgenstein resigned his position as a philosophy professor at Trinity College,
Cambridge. The following year he moved to Ireland in search of solitude in orderto finish the Philosophical Investigations-the work that would dominate the philosophical landscape of the rest of the 20th century. Jonathan Ree begins a series exploring turning-points in the lives of great thinkers by seeking Wittgenstein in Ireland. Producer Kerry Chapman


Unknown: Ludwig Wittgenstein
Unknown: Jonathan Ree
Producer: Kerry Chapman

: Andy Kershaw

The Handsome Family emerge from their mysterious rural underworld in New Mexico to play surreal folk songs of a peculiarly unnerving nature.

: Composer of the Week: Joseph Haydn

With Donald Macleod.
Sonata in D, H XVI 37 (Finale) Alfred Brendel (piano) Symphony No 70 in D
CBSO, conductor Simon Rattle
L 'Isola Disabitata (excerpt) Katharina Kammerloher and Anke Herrmann
(sopranos), Robert Lee (tenor), Furio Zanasi (baritone), Academia Montis
Regalis, director Alessandro de Marchi
String Quartet in E flat, Op 33 No 2 (Joke) Salomon Quartet Repeated from Monday


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Piano: Alfred Brendel
Conductor: Simon Rattle
Unknown: Katharina Kammerloher
Sopranos: Anke Herrmann
Sopranos: Robert Lee
Tenor: Furio Zanasi
Director: Alessandro de Marchi

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe. Mozart Mass No 16 in C, K31 7 (Coronation) CPE Bach
Magnificat in D, Wq 215 2.00 Beethoven Piano Concerto No 3 in C minor 2.35
Brahms Geistliches Wiegenlied , Op 91 No 2
2.40 C Schumann Quatres Pièces Fugitives, Op 15 2.55 Schumann Dichterliebe, Op 48
3.25 Huygens Proba Me Deus; MemorFui Dierum Antiquorum (Pathodia Sacra)
3.30 Pachelbel Aria Quinta
3.40 Haydn Symphony No 92 in G (Oxford)
4.05 Handel Oboe Sonata in B flat, HWV35 7
4.15 Bajamonti Symphony in C
4.20 Giordano Nemico Della Patria (Andrea Chenier) 4.25 Beethoven Minuet in G,
WoOlO No 2; Waltz in F 4.30 Mercadante Flute Concerto No 2 in E minor 4.50 Back
The Boy with a Cart 4.55 Ginastera Malambo (Suite: Estancia, Op 8a) 5.00 Mozart Serenade in G, K525 (
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik) 5.10 CPE Bach Heilig , Heilig, Wq 217 5.20 Kraus Symphony in C
5.30 Hubay Preghira 5.35 Debussy D'un Cahierd'Esquisses 5.40 Schubert Die GotterGhechenlands, D677b
5.50 Britten Overture: Canadian Carnival
6.00 Part Spiegel im Spiegel 6.10 Franck Les Eolides6.20 Hammerschmidt Suite in C
6.30 Vladigerov Piano Concerto No 3, Op 31


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Brahms Geistliches Wiegenlied
Unknown: Ginastera Malambo
Unknown: Mozart Serenade
Unknown: Eine Kleine
Unknown: Bach Heilig
Unknown: Kraus Symphony
Unknown: Franck Les
Unknown: Hammerschmidt Suite

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