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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Vaughan Williams Norfolk Rhapsody No 1 London Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Bernard Haitink
Schumann Requiem forMignon Soloists, Lisbon Gulbenkian Foundation Choir and Orchestra, conductor Michel Corboz
8.00-9.00: Vivaldi, transcr Williams Concerto in A, RV345 John Williams
(guitar), Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra, conductor Janos Rolla Holmboe Concerto Giocondo e Severn Aalborg Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Owain Arwel Hughes
9.00-10.00: Beethoven Piano Sonata in C minor, Op 111 Richard Goode


Conductor: Bernard Haitink
Conductor: Schumann Requiem
Conductor: Michel Corboz
Guitar: John Williams
Guitar: Franz Liszt
Conductor: Janos Rolla
Conductor: Owain Arwel Hughes
Unknown: Richard Goode

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Chabrier Suite Pastorale
Paris Conservatoire Orchestra, conductor Edouard Lindenberg
10.22 Tchaikovsky Piano Sonata in C sharp minor, Op 80 Emil Gilels
10.49 Dvorak Symphony No 3 in E flat, Op 10 Berlin Staatskapelle, conductor Otmar Suitner
11.23 Mozart Mia Speranza Adorata! ...
Ah, Non Sai , Qual Pena Sia il Doverti, K416 Sylvia Geszty (soprano), Dresden
Staatskapelle, conductor Otmar Suitner
11.34 Bach Concerto in D minor,
BWV1052 Cyprien Katsaris (piano), Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra, conductor Janos Rolla


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Edouard Lindenberg
Unknown: Emil Gilels
Conductor: Otmar Suitner
Unknown: Non Sai
Soprano: Sylvia Geszty
Conductor: Otmar Suitner
Piano: Cyprien Katsaris
Piano: Franz Liszt
Conductor: Janos Rolla

: Composers of the Week: LennoxBerkeley and Benjamin Britten

Donald Macleod and Tony Scotland explore themes of isolation and acceptance in Berkeley and Britten's friendship and their music.
Berkeley He Would Not Stay for Me (Five Housman Songs) Ian Partridge (tenor), Jennifer Partridge (piano)
Britten Si Come nella Penna (Seven Sonnets of Michelangelo)
Peter Pears (tenor) accompanied by the Composer (piano)
Berkeley Symphony No
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conducted by Richard Hickox
Britten Owen Wingrave , Act 2 Scene 1
(excerpt) Sylvia Fisher and Heather Harper (soprano), Janet Baker (mezzo),
Nigel Douglas (tenor), Benjamin Luxon and John Shirley-Quirk (baritones),
English Chamber Orchestra conducted by the Composer
Repeated on Tuesday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Tenor: Ian Partridge
Piano: Jennifer Partridge
Tenor: Peter Pears
Conducted By: Richard Hickox
Conducted By: Britten Owen Wingrave
Unknown: Sylvia Fisher
Soprano: Heather Harper
Soprano: Janet Baker
Tenor: Nigel Douglas
Tenor: Benjamin Luxon
Tenor: John Shirley-Quirk

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another chance to hear a concert given by violinist Antje Weithaas and pianist Michael Dussek at the NTL Studio in Belfast's Waterfront Hall.
Introduced by Petroc Trelawny .
Schubert Violin Sonata in A, D574
Ysaye Sonata for solo violin, Op 27 No 1
Szymanowski Nocturne and Tarantella (R)


Violinist: Antje Weithaas
Pianist: Michael Dussek
Introduced By: Petroc Trelawny

: Afternoon Performance

BBC Symphony Chorus
Presented by Tommy Pearson. Stravinsky King of the Stars
BBC Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Pierre Boulez
Stravinsky Symphony in Three Movements BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andrew Davis
Bax Mater Ora Filium BBC Symphony Chorus, conductor Stephen Jackson
MacMillan Quickening Hilliard Ensemble , Westminster Cathedral Choristers,
BBC Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Andrew Davis


Presented By: Tommy Pearson.
Conductor: Pierre Boulez
Conductor: Stravinsky Symphony
Conductor: Andrew Davis
Conductor: Bax Mater
Conductor: Stephen Jackson
Unknown: Hilliard Ensemble
Conductor: Andrew Davis

: Making Tracks

Music for younger listeners presented by Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson. Including Rautavaara's music for birds and orchestra, and the theme from Thunderbirds.


Presented By: Angellica Bell
Presented By: Adrian Dickson.

: Choral Evensong

Live from St Edmundsbury Cathedral. Introit: 0 Nata Lux (Tallis). Responses:
Radcliffe. Psalms: 3, 11, 80, 126 (Turle, Barnby, Cutler). First Reading: Hebrews 11, v32 to end; 12, wl and 2. Office Hymn: Pray that Jerusalem May Have
Peace (York). Canticles: Harwood in A flat. Second Reading: Matthew 10, w34-42. Anthem: Give Us the Wings of Faith
(Bullock). The St Edmund Prayer (James Thomas ). Final Hymn: Disposer Supreme (Old 104th). Organ Voluntary: Prelude and Fugue in D minor (Mendelssohn). Director of music James Thomas. Assistant director of music Michael Bawtree.


Unknown: James Thomas
Music: James Thomas.
Music: Michael Bawtree.

: In Tune

With Sean Rafferty.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty.

: Performance on 3

City of London Sinfonia
Sarah-Jane Bradley (viola), conductor Matthew Taylor
A celebration of the 60th birthday of British composer David Matthews with a concert live from St Giles Cripplegate, London. Presented by Andrew McGregor. Matthew Taylor Symphony No 1
David Matthews Adagio for strings; Winter Remembered
8.20 Twenty Minutes: Summer Again
Tove Jansson , Finnish author of the Moomin books, is having a posthumous hit in Britain with a new edition of an adult work of 1972, The Summer Book. Jansson's niece Sophia and the writer Esther Freud , explore the book's enduring charm. With readings by Phyllida Law. Sibelius Suite: Mignonne; Suite: Champetre
David Matthews Symphony No 4


Viola: Sarah-Jane Bradley
Conductor: Matthew Taylor
Unknown: David Matthews
Presented By: Andrew McGregor.
Presented By: Matthew Taylor
Unknown: David Matthews Adagio
Unknown: Tove Jansson
Unknown: Esther Freud
Unknown: Phyllida Law.
Unknown: David Matthews

: Night Waves - Undercurrents

Philip Dodd presents a live discussion about contemporary culture. Producer Martin Smith


Unknown: Philip Dodd
Producer: Martin Smith

: Late Junction

Join Fiona Talkington for music from last week's London Jazz Festival by Norwegian multi-instrumentalist Terje Isungset and trumpeter Arve Henri ksen , lute music performed by Rolf Lislevand , and fiddle tunes from Dave Swarbrick.


Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: Terje Isungset
Unknown: Arve Henri Ksen
Unknown: Rolf Lislevand
Unknown: Dave Swarbrick.

: Composer of the Week: Haydn

With Donald Macleod.
Seven Last Words of Our Saviour on the Cross, HXXla; Concerto in Ffortwo liras organizzata, H Vllh 5; String Quartet in C, Op 54 No 2 Repeated from Thursday


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
Welte-Mignon piano rolls made 1905-13 by Artur Schnabel , Raoul Pugno ,
Ferruccio Busoni and Enrique Granados of music by Lanner, Josef Strauss , Weber, Liszt and Granados. 2.05 Arriaga SymphonyinD
2.30 Beethoven String Quartet in E minor, Op 59 No 2 (Razumovsky) 3.10 Liszt
Hungarian Coronation Mass 4.00 Lehar Wer Hat die Liebe Uns ins Herz Gesenkt ?
(Das Land des Lachelns) 4.05 Englund Suite: The White Reindeer 4.20 Dvorak
Slavonic Dance in A, Op 46 No 5
4.25 Biber Sonata XII a 8 (Sonatae tarn Aris Quam Aulis Serviente)
4.30 Cimarosa, arr A Benjamin Oboe Concerto 4.40 Puccini, arr Lanchbery One Fine Day 4.45 Handel Dica il Falso, Dica il Vero (Alessandro) 4.50 Mozart Symphony No 5 in B flat, K22
5.00 Corelli Sonate da Chiesa in C minor, Op 1 No 8 5.10 Bach Chorale-Prelude:
Jesus Christus, Unser Heiland , BWV666
5.15 Sibelius Romance, Op 42
5.20 Chopin Polonaise in A flat, Op 53
5.25 Suk A Winter's Tale, Op 9
5.40 Hummel String Trio in G
5.55 Mozart, arr Danzi Duos from Die
Zauberflote 6.05 Anon (Armenian), arr Shoujounian Soorp Asdvadz (Trisa)
6.10 Buffardin Concerto in E minor a 5 6.25 Svendsen Symphony No 2 in B flat


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Artur Schnabel
Unknown: Raoul Pugno
Unknown: Ferruccio Busoni
Unknown: Enrique Granados
Unknown: Josef Strauss
Unknown: Herz Gesenkt
Unknown: Handel Dica
Unknown: Unser Heiland
Unknown: Chopin Polonaise
Unknown: Danzi Duos

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