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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Saint-Sains Phaeton French National Orchestra, conductor Seiji Ozawa
Janacek In the Mists Mikhail Rudy (piano) Wagenseil Symphony in B flat, WV438 L'Orfeo Baroque Orchestra, director MichiGaigg
8.30-10.00: Mozart Oboe Concerto in C, K314 Douglas Boyd , Chamber Orchestra of Europe, conductor Paavo Berglund Dvorak Symphonic Variations Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Charles Mackerras
Leonard Bernstein Three Dance Episodes
(On the Town) Israel Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by the Composer

Contributors

Conductor: Seiji Ozawa
Piano: Mikhail Rudy
Unknown: Douglas Boyd
Conductor: Paavo Berglund
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Beethoven Overture: Leonora No 2 Milan La Scala Orchestra, conductor ArturoToscanini
10.16 Handel Organ Concerto in G, Op 4 No 1 Eduard Miiller ,
Schola Cantorum Basiliensis, conductor August Wenzinger
10.33 Dvorak Four Romantic Pieces, Op 75 Vasa Prihoda (violin), Otto Graef (piano)
10.47 Verdi Rigoletto , Act 4
Zinka Milanov (soprano), Jan Peerce (tenor), Leonard Warren (baritone), NBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Arturo Toscanini
11.19 Dvorak String Quartet in G, Op 106 Vlach Quartet

Contributors

Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Unknown: Eduard Miiller
Violin: Vasa Prihoda
Violin: Otto Graef
Piano: Verdi Rigoletto
Soprano: Jan Peerce
Tenor: Leonard Warren
Conductor: Arturo Toscanini

: Composer of the Week: Dowland

4/5. With Donald Macleod.
Mr Nicholas Gryffith , His Galliard Fretwork Dances (Lachrimae) Fretwork
A Varietie of Lute-Lessons (1610) (excerpts) Paul O'Dette (lute)
Far from Triumphing Court; Lady, if You So Spite Me (A Musicall Banquet, 1610) Consort of Musicke, director Anthony Rooley
Repeated on Wednesday at 12 midnight

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Unknown: Mr Nicholas Gryffith
Unknown: Paul O'Dette
Director: Anthony Rooley

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

New Generations at the City of London
Festival
Another chance to hear a concert recorded last year at St Bartholomew the Great in London. Presented by Verity Sharp. Ronald van Spaendonck (clarinet), Claudio Bohorquez (cello),
Simon Crawford-Phillips (piano) Barber Cello Sonata
Detlev Glanert
Drei Stücke Brahms Clarinet Trio in A minor, Op 114

Contributors

Presented By: Verity Sharp.
Clarinet: Ronald van Spaendonck
Cello: Claudio Bohorquez
Piano: Simon Crawford-Phillips
Unknown: Detlev Glanert

: Afternoon Performance

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
New Generation Artist Lawrence Power plays the hero's part in Berlioz's Byronic symphony forviola and orchestra, conducted by the BBCSSO's chief conductor, Nan Volkov.
Presented by Petroc Trelawny .
Messiaen Les Offrandes Oubliées
Conductor Errico Fresis
Berlioz Harold in Italy
Lawrence Power (viola), conductor Han Volkov
Shostakovich Symphony No 10 Conductor llan Volkov

Contributors

Conductor: Nan Volkov.
Presented By: Petroc Trelawny
Conductor: Errico Fresis
Conductor: Berlioz Harold
Conductor: Han Volkov

: Brian Kay's Light Programme

To mark the anniversary of the death of film composer Ron Goodwin , a recording of him conducting the suite from his classic score to Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines. And Ivor Novello performs a couple of numbers from his own Dancing Years and Michail Jurowski conducts the Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra in Franz Lehar 's Adria Waltz.

Contributors

Unknown: Ron Goodwin
Unknown: Ivor Novello
Unknown: Michail Jurowski
Unknown: Franz Lehar

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music and arts news.

Contributors

Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

BBC Philharmonic
Stanislav Bunin (piano), Jonathan Scott (organ), conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
Petroc Trelawny presents a concert given by the BBC Philharmonic at the Alte Oper in Frankfurt in November.
Elgar Overture: Cockaigne (In London Town) Chopin Piano Concerto No 2 in F minor Saint-Saens Symphony No 3 in C minor (Organ)

Contributors

Piano: Stanislav Bunin
Piano: Jonathan Scott

: Night Waves: Landmarks

Phillip Dodd considers the enduring appeal of the film Alien and whether its blend of intellect, suspense, technical skill and sheer bravado has ever been surpassed. Editor Mohit Bakaya Producer Aasiya Lodhi

Contributors

Unknown: Phillip Dodd
Editor: Mohit Bakaya
Producer: Aasiya Lodhi

: The Wire: Bampot Central

A fast-paced comedy-thiller by Christopher Brookmyre.

August is Jack Parlabane 's least favourite time of year in Edinburgh, what with the festival going on, and to make matters worse he has just walked into one of the worst-conceived armed robberies he's ever heard of - but then, post offices always attract nutters.
With Douglas Henshall as Parlabane, and BBC Radio Scotland sports commentators David Begg, Richard Gordon and Murdo Macleod as themselves. Contains strong language.
Director Lu Kemp

Contributors

Unknown: Christopher Brookmyre.
Unknown: Jack Parlabane
Unknown: Douglas Henshall
Commentators: David Begg
Commentators: Richard Gordon
Commentators: Murdo MacLeod
Director: Lu Kemp
Morag: Sheila Donald
Moira: Monica Glbb
Jack Parlabane: Douglas Henshall
English Crusty John: Paul Hurley
Jyzer: Tony Kearney
Constable McLaren: Steven McNicoll
Tommy: Michael Moreland
Helen: Gayanne Potter
Pregnant woman: Gayanne Potter
Mackay: Paul Young
Captain Finlay Craig: Paul Young

: Late Junction

Shaheera Asante presents sonatas for prepared piano by John Cage , fluid rhythms from the Lithium Project and tango from AstorPiazzolla.

Contributors

Unknown: Shaheera Asante
Unknown: John Cage

: Composer of the Week: Janacek

5/5. With Donald Macleod.
Violin Concerto (Pilgrimage of the Soul) Ivan Zenaty , Brno State Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Frantisek Jilek
String Quartet No 2 (Intimate Letters) Talich Quartet
From the House of the Dead (excerpts) Soloists, Vienna State Opera Chorus,
Vienna PO, conductor Charles Mackerras Repeated from Friday

Contributors

Violin: Donald MacLeod.
Unknown: Ivan Zenaty
Conductor: Frantisek Jilek
Conductor: Charles MacKerras

: Through the Night

With John Shea.
Tchaikovsky, reconstr Bogatlrjev Symphony No 7 in E flat 1.40 Rachmaninov Suite No 2, Op 17 2.05 Dvorak Piano Trio in E, Op 90
(Dumky) 2.35 Brahms Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat 3.25 Escher Le Vrai Visage de la
Paix 3.35 Gilson The Sea 4.10 Lundvik In the Mood of Verlaine; Quiet Rain
4.15 Sibelius Serenade No 1, Op 69a
4.25 Blow The Graces' Dance; Gavott; Sarabande for the Graces (Venus and Adonis) 4.30 K Forster Et Cum Ingressus EssetJesu 4.35 Roussel Le Bachelierde
Salamanque, Op 20 No 2 4.40
Mendelssohn Overture: The Hebrides
(Fingal's Cave) 4.50 JCF Bach Sinfonia in D minor 5.00 Hutschenruyter Ouverture voor Groot Orkest 5.05 Tchaikovsky Four Songs to Texts byAlexei Tolstoy
5.20 Borodin No Sleep, No Rest (Prince
Igor) 5.25 Bruckner Ave Maria 5.30 Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 2 in F, BWV104 7
5.45 Beethoven Variations in F, Op 34
5.55 Schubert Ave Maria, D839
6.00 Schumann Piano Trio No 2 in F, Op 80
6.25 Tchaikovsky Valse-Scherzo in A; Tendres Reproches in C sharp minor, Op 72 No 3; Valse a Cinq Temps in D,
Op 72 No 16; Nocturne: Lament from The Snow Maiden (arrSilotti) 6.35 Mozart Vorrei Spiegarvi , Oh Dio, K418
6.45 Vladigerov Jewish Poem, Op 4 7

Contributors

Unknown: John Shea.
Unknown: Roussel Le Bachelierde
Unknown: Hutschenruyter Ouverture
Unknown: Bach Brandenburg
Unknown: Tchaikovsky Valse-Scherzo
Unknown: Tendres Reproches
Unknown: Mozart Vorrei Spiegarvi








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