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: Morning on 3

With Tommy Pearson.

Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Glinka Overture: Ruslan and Lyudmila Leningrad PO, conductor Yevgeni Mravinsky Chopin Nocturnes, Op 9 Moura Lympany, Claudio Arrau and Maria Joao Pires (pianos) Mozart Serenade in G, K525 (Eine Kleine Nachtmusik) The
English Concert, director Andrew Manze

8.00-9.00: Puccini Crisantemi Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor
Riccardo Chailly Field Piano Concerto No 3 in E flat Andreas Staier (period piano)
Full details of Morning on 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: Morning on 3, BBC Radio 3,
Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA

Contributors

Unknown: Tommy Pearson.
Unknown: Claudio Arrau
Pianos: Maria Joao Pires
Pianos: Mozart Serenade
Unknown: Eine Kleine
Director: Andrew Manze
Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
Unknown: Andreas Staier

: CD Review

Andrew McGregor plays the latest releases.
9.30 Building a Library: Colin Lawson compares the currently available recordings of Weber's Clarinet Quintet.
10.15 A roundup of recent reissues.
10.45 Gillian Moore reviews some recently released CDs of contemporary music.
11.15 An interview with Adrian Farmer of Nimbus Records on the chequered history of the company and its resurrection.
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: Villa-Lobos
Symphony No 10 (Amerindia) Francisco
Vas (tenor), Enrique Baquerizo and Santos Arino (baritones), Balearic University Chorus, Reyes Bartlet Chorus, Tenerife Chamber Choir, Tenerife Conservatory Choir,
Tenerife SO, conductor Victor Pablo Perez 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: Colin Lawson
Unknown: Gillian Moore
Tenor: Enrique Baquerizo
Tenor: Santos Arino
Conductor: Victor Pablo Perez

: The Early Music Show

Andrew Manze presents a programme of music that has been of inspiration to him or has influenced his career as a violinist.

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew Manze

: Discovering Music

4/4. Tone Colour. Aaron Copland wrote that "timbre in music is analogous to colour in painting." Conductor Leonard Slatkin and the BBC Philharmonic experimentwith alternative orchestrations to various works to find out how composers use tone colour ortimbre. For example, how would the opening of Beethoven's Fifth Symphony sound if he had written it for brass instead of strings? With a complete performance of that masterpiece of tone colour, Rimsky-Korsakov's Capriccio Espagnol.

Contributors

Unknown: Aaron Copland
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin

: World Routes

In the second of two programmes Lucy Duran continues her search for some of the rarest and most exciting traditional music in Greece. This week she travels down south to the birthplace of Zeus and the home to some of Greece's most celebrated musicians: Crete.

Contributors

Unknown: Lucy Duran

: Jazz Line-Up

Claire Martin presents a selection of new releases and a UKjazzgigguide.

Contributors

Unknown: 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 Hie

Significant Others - Mike Osborne Another chance to hear Jez Nelson 's profile of the British alto saxophonist. Producer Kathryn Willgress

Contributors

Unknown: Mike Osborne
Unknown: Jez Nelson
Producer: Kathryn Willgress

: Opera on 3: Live from the Met

Madama Butterfly
Pinkerton, a dashing officer in the United
States Navy, is infatuated with the 15-year-old Butterfly, aware of herfragility, but "not content with life unless he makes his treasure the flowers on every shore. "He says, as he compares her to a butterfly, "I must pursue her even though I damage her wings." The stage is setfortragedy.
Stephanie Hughes presents Puccini's popular masterpiece.
New York Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Placido Domingo Act
7.25 The Met Opera Quiz Brian Zeger puts listeners' questions to Martin Bernheimer , Cori Ellison and Paul Thomason. Send questions to Met Opera Quiz, FDR Station, PO Box 805, New York, NY 10150 or via www.bbc.co.uk/radio3.
7.45 Opera Snaps Puccini scholar
Alexandra Wilson asks if the gloriously sensuous love music of Madama Butterfly was a heartfelt response to intense passion or an insincere creation written by and for a notorious womaniser.
7.55 Acts 2 and 3

Contributors

Unknown: Stephanie Hughes
Unknown: Brian Zeger
Unknown: Martin Bernheimer
Unknown: Cori Ellison
Unknown: Paul Thomason.
Unknown: Alexandra Wilson
Cio-Cio-San: Veronica Villarroel (soprano)
Pinkerton: Marco Berti (tenor)
Suzuki: Jane Bunnell (mezzo)
Sharpless: Bruno Caproni (baritone)
Goro: Joel Sorensen (tenor)
Bonze: James Courtney (bass)
Kate Pinkerton: Reveka Evangelia MacRovitis (mezzo)
Yamadori: Daniel Mobbs (baritone)
Commissioner: Alfred Walker (bass)
Registrar: Stephen Paynter (baritone)

: The Verb

Ian McMillan presents another showcase of new writing, language and performance. Producer Martin Smith

Contributors

Unknown: Ian McMillan
Producer: Martin Smith

: Between the Ears

Crex crex
A radio poem to the corncrake.
Kathleen Jamie , poet and birder, travels to the Isle of Coll to hear male corncrakes as they "crex crex" theirwaythrough the Hebridean summer night. She enlists the help of the birds themselves, the island's RSPB warden Sarah Money and the Coll Drummers. ProducerTim Dee

Contributors

Unknown: Kathleen Jamie
Unknown: Sarah Money
Unknown: Producertim Dee

: Hear and Now

After Cage
Following the Cage festival last week, a programme of music by students and followers of Cage from the UK and the USA. Gavin Bryars The Squirrel and the Rickety Rackety Bridge (plus other early experimental works) Seth Josel and Alan Thomas (electric guitars), Ulrich Krieger
(saxophone) (Huddersfieid Contemporary Music Festival)
Stephen Montague Rim Fire; Chew Chow Chatterbox
Howard Skempton Slipstream
Ensemble Bash (Spitalfields Festival) Philip Glass Ik-Ook
David Lang Cheating, Lying, Stealing Crash Ensemble

Contributors

Unknown: Seth Josel
Unknown: Alan Thomas
Guitars: Ulrich Krieger
Unknown: David Lang

: Through the Night

With Louise Fryer. Schubert Gesangder
Geister uber den Wassern, D714
Mahler Symphony No 72.30 Mozart Violin Sonata in G, K301 2.45 Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 4 in G, BWV1049 3.05 Anon Benedictus; Caminus Ardebat (antiphon and canticle) 3.20 Durufle Prelude, Adagio and Choral Variations on the Theme of Veni
Creator, Op 4 3.40 Ernst Mielck Concert Piece, Op 9 4.10 Robert Kajanus Finnish Rhapsody No 1 4.20 Sibelius Finlandia Hymn 4.25 Marcel Tournier Au Matin
4.30 Couperin Treizième Concert a deux violes 4.40 Telemann Sonata in C (Der Getreue Music-Meister) 4.50 Dvorak
Legend in C, Op 59 No 4 5.00
Schubert Standchen , 0920 5.05 J Strauss (son), arr Berg Waltz : Wine, Woman and Song, Op 333
5.15 Falla Ritual Fire Dance (ElAmorBrujo)
5.20 Bizet Carmen: Suite No 1
5.30 Chopin Nocturne in G, Op 3 7 No 2
5.35 Suppe Overture: Poet and Peasant
5.50 Brahms Clarinet Sonata in Fminor, Op 120 No 1 6.10 Nielsen Wind Quintet,
Op 43 6.35 Noskowski The Steppes, Op 66

Contributors

Unknown: Louise Fryer.
Unknown: Schubert Gesangder
Unknown: Robert Kajanus
Unknown: Marcel Tournier
Unknown: Schubert Standchen
Unknown: Berg Waltz








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