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: Morning on 3

With Sandy Burnett. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Faure Suite: Masques et Bergamasques, Op 112
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
Haydn Trio in C for two flutes and cello, HIV1 Camerata Cologne
Clementi Piano Sonata in G minor, Op 7 No 3 Peter Katin (square piano)
8.30-10.00: Strauss Duett-Concertino Larry Combs (clarinet), David McGill
(bassoon), Chicago Symphony Orchestra, conductor Daniel Barenboim
Chopin Piano Sonata No 2 in B flat minor, Op 35 (Funeral March) Mitsuko Uchida Leopold Kozeluch Symphony in D Concerto Cologne


Unknown: Sandy Burnett.
Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier
Conductor: Haydn Trio
Unknown: Peter Katin
Piano: Strauss Duett-Concertino
Clarinet: Larry Combs
Clarinet: David McGill
Conductor: Daniel Barenboim
Unknown: Mitsuko Uchida
Unknown: Leopold Kozeluch Symphony

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.

D Scarlatti Keyboard Sonatas: in E, Kk380; in B minor, Kk2 7; in G minor, Kk30 Marcelle Meyer (piano)

10.13 D Scarlatti Salve Regina Marie-Nicole Lemieux (contralto), Tafelmusik, conductor Jeanne Lamon

10.28 Milhaud L 'Apotheose de Moliere Rome Radio CO/Carlo Maria Giulini

10.40 D Scarlatti Keyboard Sonatas: in D, Kk146; in F sharp minor, Kk25; in D minor, Kk141 Mikhail Pletnev (piano)

10.56 Brahms String Quintet in G, Op 111 Cecil Aronowitz (viola), Amadeus Quartet

11.23 D Scarlatti Keyboard Sonatas: in F minor, Kk19: in D, Kk278; in A, Kk113 Zuzana Ruzickova (harpsichord)

11.35 Listener request: Alan Rawsthome Practical Cats Robert Donat (speaker),
Philharmonia, conducted by the composer


Presenter: Rob Cowan

: Composers

of the Week:
American Symphonists
3/5. Donald Macleod looks at two important composers of the second half of the 20th century.
Ned Rorem Suite: Sunday Morning Atlanta SO, conductor Louis Lane John Corigliano // Tarantella
(Symphony No 1) National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Leonard Slatkin Repeated on Tuesday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Ned Rorem
Conductor: Louis Lane
Conductor: John Corigliano
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Dvorak in Aberdeen
2/4. Another concert from the Cowdray Hall, Aberdeen, marking the centenary of Dvorak's death. Petroc Trelawny presents the Belcea Quartet.
Haydn String Quartet in C, Op 20 No 2 Dvorak String Quartet in A flat, Op 105

: Afternoon Performance

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Tommy Pearson continues this week's film music theme with Stasievich 's oratorio version of Prokofiev's film score for Ivan the Terrible. Plus the suite arranged from Shostakovich's opera Katerina Izmaylova , itself a revision of his Lady Macbeth ofMtsensk.
Shostakovich Suite: Katerina Izmaylova Britten Russian Funeral
Conductor Richard Hickox
Prokofiev, arr Stasievich Ivan the Terrible (oratorio version) Anne-Marie Owens
(mezzo), Robert Hayward (baritone), Philip Madoc (narrator), Philharmonia Chorus, BBC National Chorus of Wales, conductor Richard Hickox


Unknown: Katerina Izmaylova
Unknown: Katerina Izmaylova
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Unknown: Stasievich Ivan
Unknown: Anne-Marie Owens
Baritone: Robert Hayward
Baritone: Philip Madoc
Conductor: Richard Hickox

: Making Tracks

CBBC's Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson with music for younger listeners. Today they celebrate Haydn's 272nd birthday and dance with Prokofiev's knights.


Unknown: Angellica Bell
Unknown: Adrian Dickson

: Choral Evensong

Live from Birmingham Cathedral.
Introit Hymn: The Royal Banners Forward Go (Vexilla Regis). Responses: Gastoldi and Plainsong. Psalms: 56, 62 (Bayley,
Parry). First Reading: Genesis 22, wl-18.
Office Hymn: One Early Morning (Dominus Regit Me). Magnificat: John Nesbett.
Second Reading: Luke 20, w9-19. Nunc Dimittis: Cesare de Zacharia. Anthem: It Is a Thing Most Wonderful (Philip Moore ).
Organ Voluntary: Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu dir, BWV686 (Bach). Director of music
Marcus Huxley. Organist Christopher Allsop.


Unknown: John Nesbett.
Unknown: Cesare de Zacharia.
Unknown: Philip Moore
Organist: Marcus Huxley.
Organist: Christopher Allsop.

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents music and interviews, and a round-up of arts news.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Verity Sharp introduces a concert live from the Lighthouse, Poole, beginning with the orchestral interlude The Chairman Dances. Reworked from John Adams 's opera Nixon in China, The Chairman
Dances is becoming a popular addition to the orchestral repertory in its own right. Simon Trpceski (piano),
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, conductor Marin Alsop
John Adams The Chairman Dances
Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No 1 in B flat minor
8.20 Twenty Minutes: 6BM Calling - We Do Hope You Can Smell the Pines
Drawing on the memories of people who worked there, Sean Street evokes the early days of 6BM - the British Broadcasting Company's regional radio station in Bournemouth - which opened in 1923 and which Lord Reith called "the jewel in the crown of the BBC".
8.40 Brahms Symphony No 2 in D


Introduces: Verity Sharp
Unknown: John Adams
Piano: Simon Trpceski
Conductor: Marin Alsop
Conductor: John Adams
Unknown: Sean Street

: Night Waves: Undercurrents

As a new collection of counter-factual historical essays, What Might Have Been?, is published, Philip Dodd considers the question "What if Margaret Thatcher had not won the general election of 1979?" Producer Martin Smith


Unknown: Philip Dodd
Unknown: Margaret Thatcher
Producer: Martin Smith

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington with a new album by jazz pianist and composer Bugge Wesseltoft ,
Sad Song by Harrison Birtwistle , the Song of the Sibyl from the monastery at Silos, and music by bassist Arild Andersen.


Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: Bugge Wesseltoft
Unknown: Harrison Birtwistle
Bassist: Arild Andersen.

: Composer of the Week:Mendelssohn and the Stage

4/5. Donald Macleod presents the music - an overture and a song- that
Mendelssohn wrote for Victor Hugo 's play RuyBlas, and excerpts from his incidental music to A Midsummer Night's Dream. Repeated from Thursday


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Victor Hugo

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Historic Organs of the Netherlands
Music played on organs in Eysden-Breust, Tholen, Winkel, Eenrum and Dalem.
2.05 CPE Bach Magnificat in D, Wq215
2.40 Jarzebski Diligam Te Domine;
Cantate Domino; In Deo Speravit; In Te
Domine Speravi 3.05 Zarzycki Mazurka in G. Op 26 3.10 Prokofiev Symphony No 3
3.45 Bernstein Chichester Psalms
4.05 Avison Concerto Grosso No 4 in A minor 4.20 D Scarlatti Two Keyboard Sonatas in D minor: Kkl and Kk9
4.25 Sibelius Lemminkainen Return
(Suite: Lemminkainen) 4.30 Mielczewski: Geistliches Konzert: Veni Domine
4.35 C Schumann Variations on a theme of Robert Schumann in Fsharp minor, Op 20
4.45 Karlowicz Two Songs
4.50 Humperdinck Overture: Hansel and Gretel 5.00 Francaix Serenade
5.05 Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet In Transit 5.10 Andriessen Le Voile du
Bonheur 5.15 Cole Porter , arr Malucelli Let's Do It 5.20 Victor Herbert
Moonbeams (The Red Mill) 5.25 Popper Hungarian Rhapsody, Op 68 5.35 Platti Trio in C minor for oboe, bassoon and continuo 5.45 Stanley Trumpet Voluntary
5.50 Sweelinck De Tien Geboden Gods
6.15 Dvorak Piano Concerto in G minor


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Zarzycki Mazurka
Unknown: Sibelius Lemminkainen
Unknown: Robert Schumann
Unknown: Cole Porter
Unknown: Victor Herbert

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