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: Morning on 3

With Sandy Burnett. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Debussy Two Arabesques
Zoltan Kocsis (piano) Klami Adventures of Lemminkainen on the Island of Saari Finnish RSO, conductor Sakari Oramo Bach English Suite No 3 in G minor, BWV808 Murray Perahia (piano)
8.30-10.00: Sibelius En Saga, Op 9 LSO/ Colin Davis Beethoven Concerto in C, Op 56 David Oistrakh (violin), Mstislav Rostropovich (cello), Sviatoslav Richter (piano), Berlin PO/Herbertvon Karajan Schubert
Moments Musicaux, D 780: No 2 in A flat; No 3 in F minor Daniel Barenboim (piano)


Unknown: Sandy Burnett.
Piano: Zoltan Kocsis
Piano: Murray Perahia
Unknown: Colin Davis Beethoven
Violin: David Oistrakh
Violin: Mstislav Rostropovich
Cello: Sviatoslav Richter
Piano: Daniel Barenboim

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Strauss Till Eulenspiegels Lustige Streiche, Op 28 Berlin PO, conductor Rudolf Kempe
10.17 Bruckner Tota Pulchra Es
Westminster Cathedral Choir, Andrew Wright (organ), director Stephen Cleobury
10.24 Listener request: Beethoven Piano Trio in E flat, Op 70 No 2 Isaac Stern (violin), Leonard Rose (cello), Eugene Istomin (piano)
10.57 Listener request: Britten Missa Brews in D, Op 63WestminsterCathedral Choir, director George Malcolm (organ)
11.08 Strauss Sinfonia Domestica, Op 53 Vienna PO, conductor Clemens Krauss
11.51 Mawby Ave Verum Corpus
Westminster Cathedral Choir, lain Simcock (organ), director James O'Donnell


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Conductor: Rudolf Kempe
Conductor: Bruckner Tota
Unknown: Andrew Wright
Director: Stephen Cleobury
Violin: Isaac Stern
Cello: Leonard Rose
Cello: Eugene Istomin
Director: George Malcolm
Conductor: Clemens Krauss
Director: James O'Donnell

: Composer of the Week: Cole Porter

Donald Macleod with a selection of well known songs from some of Cole Porter 's lesser-known musicals. Miss Otis Regrets Douglas Byng
Jubilee (medley) Ramona Davies ,
Bob Lawrence , the King's Men,
Paul Whiteman and his Concert Orchestra Don't Fence Me In
Bing Crosby , the Andrews Sisters
Easy to Love; Rap Tap on Wood; Swinging the Jinx Away (Born to Dance) Frances Langford
It's De-Lovely: Red, Hot and Blue!; Ridin' High (Red, Hot and Blue!) Ethel Merman
Rosalie Bing Crosby In the Still of the Night Nelson Eddy
My Heart Belongs to Daddy (Leave It to Me) Mary Martin , Eddie Duchin and his Orchestra
Ace in the Hole (Let's Face It) Ella Fitzgerald
I Concentrate on You (Broadway Melody of 1940) Frank Sinatra
Repeated on Tuesday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Cole Porter
Unknown: Ramona Davies
Unknown: Bob Lawrence
Unknown: Paul Whiteman
Unknown: Bing Crosby
Unknown: Frances Langford
Unknown: Ethel Merman
Unknown: Rosalie Bing Crosby
Unknown: Nelson Eddy
Unknown: Mary Martin
Unknown: Eddie Duchin
Unknown: Ella Fitzgerald
Unknown: Frank Sinatra

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Presented by Petroc Trelawny .
Jared Holt (baritone), Simon Lepper (piano) Schubert Ganymed , D544; Der
Musensohn, 0764; Nachtstuck, D6 72; An den Mond, D193; Rastlose Liebe , D138 Strauss Zueignung , Op 10 No 1; Traum Durch die Dammerung, Op 29 No 1; Die
Nacht, Op 10 No 3; Standchen, Op 17 No 2 Schumann Dichterliebe, Op 49 (R)


Presented By: Petroc Trelawny
Baritone: Jared Holt
Baritone: Simon Lepper
Piano: Schubert Ganymed
Unknown: Rastlose Liebe
Unknown: Strauss Zueignung
Unknown: Traum Durch

: Afternoon Performance

Presented by Sarah Walker.
Gibbons Hosanna to the Son of David Byrd Ave Verum
Tallis In Jejunio et
Fletu Weelkes Hosanna to the Son of David Moore Let All the World BBC Singers, Philip Moore (organ), conductor Harry Christophers Schumann Overture: Manfred
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Walter Weller
Elgar Cello Concerto in E minor
Paul Watkins , BBC NOW, conductor James Judd Hoist Suite : The Planets Cardiff Ardwyn
Singers, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Owain Arwel Hughes


Presented By: Sarah Walker.
Presented By: Gibbons Hosanna
Unknown: David Byrd
Unknown: Fletu Weelkes Hosanna
Unknown: David Moore
Singers: Philip Moore
Conductor: Harry Christophers
Conductor: Walter Weller
Cello: Elgar Cello
Unknown: Paul Watkins
Conductor: James Judd
Conductor: Hoist Suite
Conductor: Owain Arwel Hughes

: Choral Evensong

Live from All Saints' Church, Margaret Street , London. Introit: It Is High Time to Awake (Harry Bramma ). Responses: Plainsong.
Psalms: 90, 111 (Plainsong). First Reading: Proverbs 8, wl-11. Office Hymn: Creator of the Stars of Night (ConditorAlme). Antiphon: 0 Wisdom. Canticles: Collegium Magdalenae Oxoniense (Leighton). Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 2, wl-13. Anthem: Rorate
Coeli (Byrd). Final Hymn: When Came in Flesh the Incarnate Word ( Walsall). Carol: Kindle a Light to Lighten the Darkness (
Michael Fleming ). Organ Voluntary: Chorale Prelude: Nun Komm, der Heiden Heiland , BWV661 (Bach). Organist and director of music Harry Bramma. Assistant organist Andrew Arthur.


Unknown: Margaret Street
Unknown: Harry Bramma
Unknown: Michael Fleming
Unknown: Heiden Heiland
Music: Harry Bramma.
Organist: Andrew Arthur.

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty with music and arts news.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Opera on 3

Sweeney Todd
Live from Covent Garden,
Stephanie Hughes presents the first production of Stephen Sondheim 's music at the Royal Opera House. A cruel and bloody comedy about the Fleet Street barber who embarks on a trail of murderous revenge with Mrs Lovett, only to discoverthat she has a dirty secret in her oven.
Royal Opera House Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Paul Gemignani Actl
9.00 Interval: Opera Box Stephanie Hughes reveals the layers of Stephen Sondheim musicals and Christopher Cook tells the real story of Sweeney Todd. Plus a look at the British obsession with pies.
9.30 Act 2


Unknown: Sweeney Todd
Unknown: Stephanie Hughes
Unknown: Stephen Sondheim
Conductor: Paul Gemignani
Unknown: Stephanie Hughes
Unknown: Stephen Sondheim
Unknown: Christopher Cook
Unknown: Sweeney Todd.
Sweeney Todd: Thomas Allen (baritone)
Mrs Lovett: Felicity Palmer (mezzo)
Anthony Hope: William Dazeley (tenor)
Johanna: Rebecca Evans (soprano)
Tobias Ragg: Doug Jones (tenor)
Judge Turpin: Jonathan Veira (bass-Baritone)
The Beadle: Robert Tear (tenor)
Pirelli: Bonaventura Bottone (tenor)
Beggarwoman: Rosalind Plowright (soprano)
Jonas Fogg: Matthew Rose (bass)

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington 's selection of albums of the year includes Supersilent by Supersilent.


Unknown: Fiona Talkington

: Composer of the Week: Berlioz

4: Berlioz the Symphonist
With Donald Macleod and David Cairns.
Ronde du Sabbat (Symphonie Fantastique); Harold in Italy (2nd mvt); Symphonie
Funebre et Triomphale (1st mvt) (excerpt); Romeo et Juliette (finale) Repeated from Thursday


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: David Cairns.

: Through the Night

With Louise Fryer. The first instalment of a complete cycle of Beethoven piano sonatas, with recordings from 1905 to 2002:
Beethoven Piano Sonatas: in F minor, Op 2 No 1 Ronald Brautigam (2002); in A, Op 2 No 2 Louis Lortie (1998) 1.40 R Rodney Bennett Carol 1.45 Riitti I Wonder as I
Wander 1.45 Brahms String Sextet No 2 in G, Op 36 2.25 Schumann Cello Concerto in A minor 2.50 Tchaikovsky Symphony
No 2 in C minor (Little Russian) 3.25 Weiss Lute Suite in F minor 3.55 Clerambault
Apollon et Doris 4.15 Mozart Flute Quartet No 1 in D, K285 4.30 D Scarlatti Keyboard Sonatas: in D minor, Kk9 (Pastorale); in B minor, Kk27;inA, Kk322 4.40 Mahler Lieder und Gesange (excerpts) 4.50 Cesti ParTi RitrovoAlfine (Orontea) 5.00 Bach Harpsichord Concerto in A, BWV1055
5.10 Kremberg Six songs 5.25 Schiitz
Freuet Euch des Herren 5.30 Mendelssohn
Organ Sonata in D minor, Op 65 No 6
5.45Schierbeck Largo, Op 33
5.50 Diepenbrock Incantation 5.55 Chopin, arr Paganini Nocturne in D, Op 9 No 2
6.00 Darke In the Bleak Midwinter
6.05 Martin Fantaisie surdes Rhythmes Flamenco 6.15 Parac Carmina Krleziana
6.35 Milhaud La Création du Monde


Unknown: Louise Fryer.
Piano: Beethoven
Unknown: Louis Lortie
Unknown: Rodney Bennett Carol
Unknown: Weiss Lute Suite

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