• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

    TV
  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

    Radio
  • Show Years

    Hide Years

    Year
  • Issues

Close group

Close group

Day Navigation

Listings

: Morning on 3

With Martin Handley. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Michael Haydn Horn Concerto NolinD Barry Tuckwell , Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner Bach/Busonl Chaconne (Violin Partita in D minor, BWV1004)
Gordon Fergus-Thompson (piano)
8.00-9.00: Elgar Serenade in E minor, Op 20 ASMF/Marriner Ravel Sonata Gerhardt Hetzel (violin), Georg Faust (cello)
Full details of Morningon 3 's music are posted at www.bbc. co.uk/radio3/playlists a few days before transmission PHONE: [number removed] email: morningon3@bbc.co.uk Address: Morningon 3. BBC Radio 3,
Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA

Contributors

Unknown: Martin Handley
Unknown: Michael Haydn Horn
Unknown: Barry Tuckwell
Unknown: St Martin
Conductor: Neville Marriner
Piano: Gordon Fergus-Thompson
Violin: Georg Faust

: CD Review

Andrew McGregor plays the latest releases.
9.30 Buildinga Library:Jess Knighton compares the currently available recordings of Byrd's masses.
10.15 A roundup of recent reissues.
10.45 Susan Tomes reviews recent chamber music releases, including the final instalment of the Lindsays' Beethoven quartet cycle, debut discs by the Casals and Atrium quartets, and a new recording of Saint-Saens's The Carnival of the Animals.
11.15 An interview with British composer Judith Weir about the challenge of getting new works on to CD.
11.45 The Listening Booth: Listeners can choose from the list of new CD releases on the programme website .
12.30 Disc of the Week:
Steve Reich Dolly (Three Tales)
Steve Reich Ensemble, Synergy Vocals, conductor Bradley Lubman www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview
PHONE: [number removed] email: cdreview@bbc.co.uk Text: [number removed] Disc details are posted on the website and on CEEFAX, BBC1. page 651

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: Jess Knighton
Unknown: Susan Tomes
Unknown: Judith Weir
Unknown: Steve Reich Dolly
Unknown: Steve Reich
Conductor: Bradley Lubman

: The Early Music Show

Academy of Ancient Music
Andrew Manze presents a concert given recently at the Snape Maltings by the Academy of Ancient Music as part of the group's first season directed by Italian violinist Giuliano Carmignola , featuring concertos by Vivaldi and Tartini. Plus a look atTartini's impact as a virtuoso violinist.

Contributors

Violinist: Giuliano Carmignola

: Discovering Music

Hector Berlioz 's music was often inspired by a literary or theatrical idea. His
Symphonie Fantastique had the subtitle
An Episode in the Life of an Artist. Stephen Johnson examines this great work, with examples from the BBC Philharmonic conducted by Yan Pascal Tortelier.
Radio 3 celebrates Berlioz's bicentenary tomorrow, beginning at 9am

Contributors

Unknown: Hector Berlioz
Artist: Stephen Johnson
Conducted By: Yan Pascal

: World Routes

Lucy Duran introduces highlights from Radio Tarifa's recent concert given at London's Barbican. This Spanish group fuses music from a number of Mediterranean traditions.

Contributors

Introduces: Lucy Duran

: Jazz Line-Up

Cheltenham Revisited
A chance to hear previously untransmitted items from this year's Cheltenham International Jazz Festival, featuring
Partisans with guest Wayne Krantz , and the celebratory set from Mike Gibbs and his Big Band. Introduced by Claire Martin

Contributors

Unknown: Wayne Krantz
Unknown: Mike Gibbs
Introduced By: Claire Martin

: Jazz Record Requests

With Geoffrey Smith.
ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio 3. Broadcasting House. London W1A 4WW Fax: [number removed] email: jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith.

: Jazz File

Jazz from Hell
3: Air Sculpture. Charles Shaar Murray concludes his exploration of the influence of jazz on the music of the late Frank Zappa. Today he considers Zappa as a guitarist.
Featuring interviews with many of his former sidemen and archive interviews with Zappa himself. Producer Robert Abel

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Shaar Murray
Unknown: Frank Zappa.
Producer: Robert Abel

: Kit and the Widow Cocktails

Kit and the Widow's cabaret hour features jazz singer Jacqui Dankworth and the sensational young cabaret pianist Harry. Producer Lyndon Jones

Contributors

Singer: Jacqui Dankworth
Producer: Lyndon Jones

: Opera on 3

Lucia di Lammermoor
Walter Scott 's novel The Bride of Lammermoor inspired Donizetti to create one of the greats of Italian Romantic opera. Lucia is in love with Edgardo, her family's greatest enemy, but is tricked into marrying another man. Edgardo reappears too late to stop the wedding and curses
Lucia, who loses her reason and begins a concluding train of deadly events. A major hit in 1835, Lucia remains populartoday not only as a supreme vocal showcase, but also as a great story of love, murder and madness illuminated by Donizetti's glorious music.
Presented by Stephanie Hughes.
Royal Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Evelino Pido

Contributors

Unknown: Walter Scott
Presented By: Stephanie Hughes.
Conductor: Evelino Pido
Lucia: Andrea Rost (soprano)
Enrico Ashton: Anthony Michaels-Moore (baritone)
Edgardo: Marcelo Alvarez (tenor)
Arturo Bucklaw: Peter Auty (tenor)
Raimondo Bidebent: John Relyea (bass)
Normanno: Andrew Kennedy (tenor)
Alisa: Ekaterina Gubanova (mezzo)

: The Verb

In this week's showcase of new writing
Ian McMillan presents another explosive monologue from Ken Campbell and an exploration of alternative Christmas carols. Producer Martin Smith

Contributors

Unknown: Ian McMillan
Unknown: Ken Campbell
Producer: Martin Smith

: Between the Ears

A House Is Not a Home
From within, it's an oasis, a refuge, a place for family, friends, arguing, loving. From without, it's an estate agent's fantastic opportunity, a financial adviser's risk, a first-time buyer's dream, a lender's asset. For those caught on the knife edge of debt it's a nightmare. With singer/songwriter Lorraine Bowen as the new homeowner, and the experiences of advisers, estate agents and the repossessed.
Producers Michael Nangla and Richard Bannerman

Contributors

Songwriter: Lorraine Bowen
Producers: Michael Nangla
Producers: Richard Bannerman

: Hear and Now

Ferneyhough Portrait
From a BBC invitation concert in August, a celebration of the music of Brian Ferneyhough by the BBC Singers and Lontano, directed by Odaline de la Martinez. Ferneyhough Scenes from Shadowtime, Scene 3 (The Doctrine of Similarity); In
Nomine a 3; Chute d'lcare; Prometheus
And Ivan Hewett reports from last month's celebration of the centenary of the birth of philosopher and composer TW Adorno in theTate Modern in London, featuring his
Two Pieces for String Quartet, Op 2, played by the Kreutzer Quartet.

Contributors

Unknown: Brian Ferneyhough
Directed By: Odaline de la Martinez.
Directed By: Ivan Hewett

: Through the Night

With Louise Fryer.
Tchaikovsky Fantasy Overture: Romeo and Juliet Michael Tllson Thomas Poems of Emily Dickinson Strauss Till Eulenspiegels Lustige Strieche ; Four Last Songs
2.55 Brahms Ein Deutsches Requiem
4.05 Anon Salterello; Istamita: Tre Fontane
4.15 Anon, arr Shoujounlan Joyous Light
4.30 Durante Harpsichord Concerto in B flat 4.40 Mozart Donne Mie la Fate a Tanti (Cosi Fan Tutte) 4.45 Kacsoh The
Hero John (excerpts) 5.00 Berlioz Overture: Le Corsaire 5.05 Bach, orch Schoenberg Chorale Prelude: Schmucke Dich, 0 Liebe Seele, BWV654 5.15 Lepnum Mother Tongue 5.25 Badings Cantamus Amici ; Finnigan's Wake 5.30 Mozart Piano Sonata in F, K332 5.45 Vivaldi Violin Concerto in D, RV208 (Grosso Mogul)
6.00 Verdi Giorni Poveri Vivea (II Trovatore)
6.05 Jacob Overture 6.10 Ravel String Quartet 6.40 Gershwin, arr Lundin Rhapsody in Blue

Contributors

Unknown: Louise Fryer.
Unknown: Lustige Strieche
Unknown: Mozart Donne Mie
Unknown: Badings Cantamus Amici








About this project

This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

To read scans of the Radio Times magazines from the 1920s, 30s, 40s and 50s, you can navigate by issue.

Welcome to BBC Genome

Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
Continue Cancel