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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Karg Elert Chorale Improvisation on Nun danket aile Gott, Op 5 Stephen Cleobury (organ) Handel Coronation Anthem: Let Thy Hand Be Strengthened Westminster Abbey Choir, The English Concert, conductor Simon Preston dementi Piano Concerto in C
Felicja Blumental , Prague SO, conductor Alberto Zedda
8.30-10.00: Robert Fuchs Serenade No 5 in D, Op 53 (In Honour of Johann Strauss ) Luxembourg PO, conductor Alun Francis Beethoven Violin Sonata in A, Op 30 No 1 Arthur Grumiaux , Clara Haskil (piano) Mendelssohn Symphony No 2 in B flat
(Lobgesang) (8th mvt: Nun danket alle Gott) Elizabeth Connell (soprano),
Hans-Peter Blochwitz (tenor), London Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Claudio Abbado


Unknown: Stephen Cleobury
Conductor: Simon Preston
Unknown: Felicja Blumental
Conductor: Alberto Zedda
Conductor: Robert Fuchs
Unknown: Johann Strauss
Conductor: Alun Francis
Unknown: Arthur Grumiaux
Piano: Clara Haskil
Soprano: Elizabeth Connell
Soprano: Hans-Peter Blochwitz
Conductor: Claudio Abbado

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Handel, arr Harty Suite: Water Music
Philharmonia, conductor Herbert von Karajan
10.20 Couperin Le Carillon de Cithere Solomon (piano) Les Rozeaux Alicia de Larrocha (piano) Le Tic-Toc-Choc ou les Maillotins Rosalind Tureck (harpsichord)
Le Réveil-Matin Sylvia Marlowe (harpsichord)
10.33 Listener request:
Dvorak String Quartet in F, Op 96 (American) Hollywood Quartet
10.57 Listener request: Clmarosa, arr
A Benjamin Oboe Concerto in C Evelyn Rothwell , Pro Arte Orchestra, conductor John Barbirolli
11.09 Couperin Pièces de Clavecin,
23eme Ordre Ralph Kirkpatrick (harpsichord)
11.23 Roussel Symphony No 4
Philharmonia, conductor Herbert von Karajan


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Harpsichord: Rosalind Tureck
Harpsichord: Sylvia Marlowe
Unknown: Evelyn Rothwell
Conductor: John Barbirolli
Harpsichord: Ralph Kirkpatrick

: Composer of the Week: Meyerbeer

2/5. Donald Macleod uncovers the stories of Meyerbeer's life in Italy, leading up to his first international success, Il Crociato in Egitto, which was performed as far afield as Constantinople, Havana and Rio de Janeiro.
Introduction (Gli amori di Teolinda)
Berlin RSO, conductor Gerd Albrecht Di Gioja , di Pace (Emma di Resburgo)
Bronwen Mills and Maria Bovino (sopranos),
Diana Montague (mezzo), Paul Nilon and Harry Nichol (tenors), Geoffrey Dolton (baritone), Philharmonia, conductor David Parry
Quel Parlar! Quell 'aria Incerta (Margherita d'Anjou) Geoffrey Dolton and Russell Smythe (baritones), Alastair Miles (bass),
Philharmonia, conductor David Parry Il Crociato in Egitto, Act 2 (excerpt)
Yvonne Kenny (soprano), Della Jones and Diana Montague (mezzos), Bruce Ford and Ugo Benelli (tenors), Ian Platt (baritone),Geoffrey Mitchell Choir , RPO, conductor David Parry Repeated on Monday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Gli Amori Di Teolinda
Conductor: Gerd Albrecht
Conductor: Di Gioja
Unknown: Bronwen Mills
Sopranos: Maria Bovino
Sopranos: Diana Montague
Unknown: Paul Nilon
Tenors: Harry Nichol
Tenors: Geoffrey Dolton
Conductor: David Parry
Unknown: Geoffrey Dolton
Baritones: Russell Smythe
Baritones: Alastair Miles
Conductor: David Parry
Soprano: Yvonne Kenny
Soprano: Della Jones
Soprano: Diana Montague
Unknown: Bruce Ford
Tenors: Ugo Benelli
Tenors: Ian Platt
Baritone: Geoffrey Mitchell Choir
Conductor: David Parry

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert - fromLSO St Luke's in London

Mahler and Vienna In Song
1/4. Fiona Talkington presents a series concerts celebrating the songs of Mahler and his Viennese contemporaries. Catherine Wyn-Rogers (mezzo), Julius Drake (piano)
Brahms Zigeunerlieder , Op 103
Mahler Liedereines fahrenden Gesellen Berg Four Songs, Op 2
Brahms Auf dem Kirchhofe; Wie Melodien zieht es; Immer leiser wird mein Schlummer; Meine Liebe ist grun


Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: Catherine Wyn-Rogers
Piano: Julius Drake
Piano: Brahms Zigeunerlieder
Unknown: Gesellen Berg
Unknown: Meine Liebe

: Afternoon Performance

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
2/5. Martin Handley introduces a performance of Mahler's First Symphony, opening with a single-movement work that the composer originally included in the symphony, but later discarded.
Mahler Blumine Conductor Richard Hickox
Mozart Piano Concerto No 25 in C, K503 Paul Lewis , conductor Joseph Swensen Mahler Symphony No 1
Conductor Joseph Swensen


Introduces: Martin Handley
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Conductor: Paul Lewis
Conductor: Joseph Swensen
Conductor: Joseph Swensen

: Voices

Little and Large lain Burnside presents a selection of songs about little things- and big things - by Bizet, Wolf and Loesser, among others.

: In Tune

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


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Chris de Souza presents a performance given on Saturday at St David's Hall, Cardiff, featuring Debussy's intoxicating impressions of England, Spain and his native France, and Swiss pianist Andreas Haefligertackling Brahms's First Piano Concerto. Andreas Haefliger (piano),
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Luke Dollman Debussy Images
Brahms Piano Concerto No 1 in D minor


Pianist: Andreas Haefligertackling
Piano: Andreas Haefliger

: Schubert Music for Piano Duet

Pianists Paul Lewis and Steven Osborne perform Schubert's Fantasy in F minor, D940.


Pianists: Paul Lewis
Pianists: Steven Osborne

: Night Waves

Pau I Al len and guests pay homage to the Roman Polanski classic Chinatown, starring Jack Nicolson and Faye Dunaway , which is being re-released by the British Film Institute With a new print. Producer Martin Smith


Unknown: Jack Nicolson
Unknown: Faye Dunaway
Producer: Martin Smith

: Late Junction

Verity Sharp presents sacred music from 16th-century Italy by Jacquet of Mantua, dub, jungle, rai from Iraqi-French duo Aiwa, ambience from Daniel Biro 's The Long Journey Home, and Ross Daly playing the Cretan lyra at a gig recorded last month at the Union Chapel in London.


Unknown: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Daniel Biro
Unknown: Ross Daly

: Composer

of the Week: Dutilleux
3/5. With Roger Nichols and Donald Macleod. Symphony No 2 (Le Double) BBC
Philharmonic, conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier San Francisco Night Dawn Upshaw (soprano), Jerome Ducros (piano)
StringQuartet (Ainsi la Nuit) Arditti Quartet Repeated from Wednesday


Unknown: Roger Nichols
Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier
Piano: Jerome Ducros

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
D Scarlatti Two Keyboard Sonatas in F. Kk366 and Kk367 Glustlnl Keyboard Sonata in G minor, Op 1 No Bach English Suite No 4 in F, BWV809
Glustlni Keyboard Sonata in E, Op 1 No 11 Melvyn Tan (harpsichord and fortepiano)
1.50 Mozart String Quintet in G minor, K516
2.25 Walpurgis Talestri Regina delle Amazoni (excerpts)
3.05 Beethoven Overture: Leonore No 3
3.20 Tchaikovsky Serenade in C for Strings. Op 48
3.50 Stenhammar Late Summer Nights 4.10 Lepnum
Mother Tongue 4.15 Froberger Capriccio No 3 4.20 Lully Plainte darmide (Les Amours Deguises) 4.30 Vivaldi Concerto da Camera in D, RV94 4.40 Marais Musette
4.45 Handel Meine Seele hdrt im Sehen; Susser Blumen Ambraflocken (Deutsche Arien) 5.00 Uszt
Reminiscences on Mozart's Don Giovanni 5.15 Resplghi Suite: Antiche Arie e Danze No 3 5.35 Alfven Evening
5.40 Quitter Seven Elizabethan Lyrics, Op 12
5.55 Matton L 'Escaouette 6.05 Bartok Violin Concerto No 16.25 Stravinsky Suite: The Firebird


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Talestri Regina
Unknown: Marais Musette
Unknown: Handel Meine Seele
Unknown: Susser Blumen
Unknown: Don Giovanni
Unknown: Antiche Arie

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