• 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 Sarah Walker. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Schubert arr Webern German
Dances, D820 Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Pierre Boulez Mozart Rondo in A minor, K511 Andras Schiff (piano)
Reger, arr Schoenberg A Romantic Suite, Op 125 Soloists of the Lyon National Opera
8.00-9.00: Britten Rejoice in the Lamb Soloists, Choir of St John's College, Cambridge, conductor Christopher Robinson Moeran Cello Concerto Raphael Wallfisch (cello), Bournemouth Sinfonietta, conductor Norman Del Mar
Full details of Morning on 3'5 music are posted at www.bbc. co.uk/radio3/playlists on the day of transmission PHONE: [number removed] email: morningon3@bbc.co.uk Address: Morning on 3, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA

Contributors

Unknown: Sarah Walker.
Piano: Andras Schiff
Cello: Christopher Robinson Moeran
Cello: Raphael Wallfisch
Conductor: Norman Del Mar

: CD Review

Andrew McGregor plays the latest releases.
9.30 Building a Library: Jeremy Summerly compares the currently available recordings of Domenico Scarlatti 's Stabat Mater.
10.15 A round-up of recent reissues.
10.45 Richard Morrison reviews orchestral
CDs, including Heinrich Schiff 's new recording of the Elgar Cello Concerto with the Halle.
11.15 An interview with tenor Ian Partridge , who talks about his long recording career and his new disc of Bax songs on Dutton's Epoch label.
11.45 The Listening Booth: Listeners may choose from the list of new CD releases on the programme website .
12.30 Disc of the Week:
Puccini, compl Berio Turandot , Act 3 (Finale) Eva Urbanova (soprano), Dario Volont é (tenor), Milan Giuseppe Verdi Chorus and Symphony Orchestra, conductor RiccardoChailly 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: Jeremy Summerly
Unknown: Domenico Scarlatti
Unknown: Stabat Mater.
Unknown: Richard Morrison
Unknown: Heinrich Schiff
Tenor: Ian Partridge
Unknown: Berio Turandot
Soprano: Eva Urbanova
Soprano: Dario Volont

: The Early Music Show

Charpentier and the Reign of Louis XIV
1/2. Catherine Bott marks the tercentenary of the death of Marc-Antoine Charpentier on 24 February 1704 with a selection of music by him and his contemporaries, active during the reign of Louis XIV of France. The performances were recorded in February in various locations in Europe as part of the European Broadcasting Union's Charpentier Day. concludes tomorrow

Contributors

Unknown: Catherine Bott
Unknown: Marc-Antoine Charpentier

: Charles Haziewood Discovering Music

And All That Jazz
1/3. Charles Hazlewood explores the impact of jazz and dance music in Europe during the 1920s and 30s. Today he's joined by soprano Tara Harrison , tenor Alan Oke and the BBC Concert Orchestra for a workshop on the music Kurt Weill composed for Georg Kaiser 's 1933 anti-Third Reich play DerSilbersee.

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Hazlewood
Soprano: Tara Harrison
Tenor: Alan Oke
Music: Kurt Weill
Unknown: Georg Kaiser

: World Routes

Highlights from the Glatt und Verkehrt (loosely translated: "Shaken Not Stirred") Festival in Krems in Austria, including performances by Kalman Balogh and the Gypsy Cimbalom Band, and the singer Ooleya Mint Amartichitt from Mauritania. Introduced by Lucy Duran.

Contributors

Unknown: Kalman Balogh
Introduced By: Lucy Duran.

: Jazz Line-Up

Highlights from the Jazz Violin Summit, recorded at London's 606 Club as part of the recent Genius of the Violin Festival. Featuring violinists Chris Garrick , Stuart Hall and Mike Piggott , with a rhythm section led by guitarist John Etheridge. Introduced byStaceyKent.

Contributors

Violinists: Chris Garrick
Violinists: Stuart Hall
Violinists: Mike Piggott
Guitarist: John Etheridge.

: Jazz Record Requests

Geoffrey Smith presents listeners' requests. ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests. BBC Radio 3.
Broadcasting House. London W1A 1AA Fax: [number removed] email: jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith

: Jazz File: Lines Burnt In Light: the Music of Evan Parker: 3/3

Steve Shepherd focuses on the British saxophonist's ground-breaking Electro-Acoustic Ensemble and his work with the London Improvisers' Orchestra. And a look at his collaborations with Jah Wobble, Spring Heel Jack and the Rolling Stones' drummer Charlie Watts. Producer Steve Shepherd

Contributors

Presenter/Producer: Steve Shepherd

: Opera on 3: Live from the Met

Nabucco
Verdi's opera tells the story of the Babylonian king who conquered Jerusalem in 586 BC and of the Hebrews' road from oppression to freedom. When the opera was performed in the 1840s, the Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves (Va Pensiero) was adopted in Austrian-occupied Italy as a surrogate national anthem. Presented by Stephanie Hughes.
New York Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Carlo Rizzi Acts 1 and 2 7.55 The Met Opera Quiz Brian Zeger puts listeners' questions to Ken Benson , Suzanne Martinucci and Terrence McNally.
Send questions to Met Opera Quiz, FOR Station. PO Box 805, NewYork.NY10150orviawww.bbc.co.uk/radio3
8.15 Opera Snaps Hilary Finch focuses on the chorus Va Pensiero - a musical statement of Verdi's views on politics and freedom.
8.25 Acts 3 and 4

Contributors

Presented By: Stephanie Hughes.
Unknown: Brian Zeger
Unknown: Ken Benson
Unknown: Suzanne Martinucci
Unknown: Terrence McNally.
Unknown: Hilary Finch
Unknown: Va Pensiero
Abigaille: Andrea Gruber(soprano)
Fenena: Marina Domashenko (mezzo)
Ismaele Gwyn: Hughes Jones (tenor)
Nabucco: Leo Nucci (baritone)
Zaccaria: Samuel Ramey (bass)
Anna: Claudia Waite (soprano)
Abdallo: Eduardo Valdes (tenor)
High Priest of Baal: Morris Robinson (bass)

: The Verb

in a programme devoted to the natural world, Elspeth Barker responds to nature invading her house, Ian McMillan takes a nature walk with William Fiennes , author of The Snow Geese, and Richard Mabey writes about writing about nature. Producer Julian May

Contributors

Unknown: Elspeth Barker
Unknown: Ian McMillan
Unknown: William Fiennes
Unknown: Richard Mabey

: Pre-Hear

Maxwell Davies Naxos Quartet No 2 Maggini Quartet

: Hear and Now

Young Brits: BBC Symphony Orchestra
David Porcelijn conducts the BBCSO in a concert recorded at the BBC's Maida Vale Studios in March, featuring the first UK performances of David Home's Piano Concerto, with the composer as soloist, Calling Timbuktu by Dai Fujikura , and works by Joe Cutler , Howard Skempton and Simon Holt. And from the London Sinfonietta's Inventions Day in February, the first performance of Dai Fujikura's Fifth Station. Presented by Sarah Walker.

Contributors

Unknown: David Porcelijn
Unknown: Dai Fujikura
Unknown: Joe Cutler
Unknown: Howard Skempton
Unknown: Simon Holt.
Presented By: Sarah Walker.

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
Bach Easter Oratorio, BWV249 1.40 Brahms Sonata in F minor for two pianos, Op 34b 2.20 Schubert String
Quintet in C, D956 3.15 Anon The Bordesholm Lament of the Virgin Mary (excerpts) 3.45 Pejacevlc Life of Flowers, Op 19 4.05 Wlren Violin Sonatina 4.15 Debussy Chansons de Bilitis 4.25 Faure Après un Reve. Op 7 4.25 Ravel, orch Zygel Lullaby (Berceuse) 4.30 Jan le Febure Angelus adPastores 4.35 Auric, arr Lane Overture: Hue and Cry
4.35 Mozart Four Minuets, K601 4.50 Handel Recorder Sonata in D minor, HWV3 79 5.00 Anon Jesus Christ 's
Gentle Mother 5.05 Anon The Gentle Lamb 5.15Vterdanck Sonata a 4 5.20 Georg Muffat Concerto Grosso in E minor (Delirium Amoris) (Sonata) 5.25 Simla M/ssa Poetica
6.00 Vivaldi Sonata foroboe, violinandcontinuoinC, C, RV779
6.10 Uszt Sonetto 123 di Petrarca (Annies de Pelerinage) (Book 2) 6.20 Biber Sonata XII a 8 (Sonatae Tam Aris
Quam Aulis Serviente) 6.25 Scriabin Poeme de I'Extase, Op 54 6.50 Manz Hymn Improvisation on We Who Once Were Dead 6.55 Anon We Celebrate

Contributors

Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Virgin Mary
Unknown: Jesus Christ








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