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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Bach Cantata No 80: Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott (opening chorus)
Ghent Collegium Vocale, La Chapelle Royale , conductor Philippe Herreweghe
Vaughan Williams Three Shakespeare Songs Hoist Singers, conductor Stephen Layton
Eigar The Wand of Youth: Suite No 2, Op 1b Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Vernon Handley
Dussek Piano Concerto in B flat
Andreas Staier (fortepiano), Concerto Cologne
8.30-10.00: Beethoven Violin Sonata in G, Op 30 No 3 ItzhakPerlman,
Vladimir Ashkenazy (piano) Mendelssohn Symphony No 5 in D (Reformation)
Vienna PO, conductor John Eliot Gardiner


Conductor: La Chapelle Royale
Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe
Conductor: Vaughan Williams
Conductor: Stephen Layton
Conductor: Vernon Handley
Unknown: Andreas Staier
Piano: Vladimir Ashkenazy
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain. Sibelius Valse Triste
Waldteufel Waltz: The Skaters, Op 183
Philharmonia, conductor Herbert von Karajan
10.15 Couperin Le Rossignol-en-amour;
Double du Rossignol Barthold Kuijken (flute), Robert Kohnen (harpsichord)
10.22 Nicolai Horch , die Lerche singt im Hain! (Die lustigen Weibervon Windsor)
Fritz Wunderlich (tenor), Bavarian State Orchestra, conductor Robert Heger
10.28 Couperin Prélude in F(L 'Art de Toucher le Clavecin) Skip Sempe (harpsichord)
L'Engageante Alan Cuckston (harpsichord)
Les Silvains Laurence Cummings (harpsichord) La Visionnaire; La Muse Victorieuse Christophe Rousset (harpsichord)
10.44 Respighi Pini di Roma
Philharmonia, conductor Herbert von Karajan
11.08 Couperin Pièces de Clavecin, 18dme Ordre Angela Hewitt (piano)
11.31 Verdi Falstaff , Act 2 (excerpt)
Soloists, Philharmonia Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Herbert von Karajan


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Harpsichord: Robert Kohnen
Harpsichord: Nicolai Horch
Tenor: Fritz Wunderlich
Conductor: Robert Heger
Harpsichord: Alan Cuckston
Piano: Angela Hewitt
Piano: Verdi Falstaff

: Composer of the Week: Meyerbeer

5/5. Donald Macleod looks at Meyerbeer's last great operatic successes.
Drinking Chorus (L 'Etoile du Nord) Wexford Festival Chorus,
Irish National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Wiadimir Jurowski
Dinorah, Act 2 (excerpt)
Deborah Cook (soprano), Delia Jones (mezzo), Geoffrey Mitchell Choir , Philharmonia, conductor James Judd
L 'Africaine, Act 3 (excerpt)
Soloists, Bavarian Radio Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Gerd Albrecht Repeated on Thursday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: Wiadimir Jurowski
Soprano: Deborah Cook
Soprano: Delia Jones
Unknown: Geoffrey Mitchell Choir
Conductor: James Judd
Conductor: Gerd Albrecht

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

Mahler and Vienna in Song
4/4. Fiona Talkington presents a recital by the young Irish soprano Ailish Tynan, a Radio 3 New Generation Artist, with pianist Simon Lepper.
Mahler Fruhlingsmorgen; Erinnerung;
Ich ging mit lust durch einen grunen Wald; Ablosung im Sommer; Nicht wiedersehen!; Scheiden und meiden (Lieder und Gesange)
Schreker Five Lieder, Op 4
Strauss Standchen; Die Nacht; Allerseelen; Hatgesagt - bleibt's nicht dabei; Schlechtes Wetter; Morgen; Zueignung


Presenter: Fiona Talkington
Soprano: Ailish Tynan
Pianist: Simon Lepper

: Afternoon Performance

BBC Philharmonic
5/5. Martin Handley introduces a performance of Mahler's last completed symphony.
Strauss Serenade in E flat for 13 Winds, Op 7 Conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
Mahler Symphony No 9
Conductor Gunther Herbig


Introduces: Martin Handley
Unknown: Strauss Serenade
Conductor: Gunther Herbig

: Jazz Legends

Edwards Julian Joseph examines the career of tenor saxophonist Teddy Edwards , who died last year. His career began brightly in the 1940s but his subsequent work, based in Los Angeles, is undervalued.


Unknown: Edwards Julian Joseph
Unknown: Teddy Edwards

: In Tune

To begin Radio 3's coverage of this year's BBC Music Live festival, Sean Rafferty presents a special programme live from the studio at the Waterfront Hall in Belfast.
Including pianists Barry Douglas and Finghin Collins , Peter Phillips conducting the BBC
Singers, harpists Janet Harbison and Cliona Doris , and chamber groups from the Ulster Orchestra. Plus a walk around the Linen Hall
Library and the newly opened Sonic Arts Research Centre at Queen's University.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Pianists: Barry Douglas
Pianists: Finghin Collins
Unknown: Peter Phillips
Harpists: Janet Harbison
Harpists: Cliona Doris

: Performance on 3

Opening Concert- Ulster Orchestra
Janice Watson (soprano), Stephen Isserlis (cello), conductor Thierry Fischer
Introduced by Sean Rafferty , live from the Waterfront Hall in Belfast.
Ravel Bolero
Strauss Four Last Songs
8.40 Twenty Minutes: A Musical History of Belfast Cherrie Mcllwaine goes on a historical tour of music-making in Belfast.
9.00 Haydn Cello Concerto in D, H Vllb 2 Janacek Sinfonietta


Soprano: Stephen Isserlis
Conductor: Thierry Fischer
Introduced By: Sean Rafferty

: Night Waves

Philip Dodd meets scriptwriter Charlie Kaufman to discuss his new film starring Jim Carey and Kate Winslet , which involves a bizarre chase around the subconscious mind. Plus a feature on the history and meaning of the smile. Producer Stephen Hughes


Unknown: Philip Dodd
Scriptwriter: Charlie Kaufman
Unknown: Jim Carey
Unknown: Kate Winslet
Producer: Stephen Hughes

: Mixing It

Mark Russell and Robert Sandall introduce recordings from last month's All Tomorrow's Parties Festival at Camber Sands in Sussex.


Unknown: Mark Russell
Unknown: Robert Sandall

: Jazz on 3

Dave Binney Quartet
Jez Nelson presents a concert by alto saxophonist Dave Binney with Jacob Sacks (piano), Thomas Morgan (bass) and Danny Weiss (drums). Recorded at the Vortex, London.


Unknown: Dave Binney
Unknown: Dave Binney
Piano: Jacob Sacks
Piano: Thomas Morgan
Piano: Danny Weiss

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
Handel Saul Soloists. Gabrieli Consort and Players, conductor Paul McCreesh (BBC Proms 2003)
3.40 Beethoven Piano Sonata in G, Op 14 No 2
3.55 Davide da Bergamo Sinfonia in D 4.05Skjavetlc Cosi Fan'Questi Giovani ; Den Perche Vogli ' Ancho
4.10 L Sorkochevich Symphony No 6 in D 4.20 Durante Harpsichord Concerto in B flat 4.30 Villa-Lobos Etude No 1 in E minor 4.35 Auber Guoracha (La Muette de Portici)
4.40 Verdi Simon Boccanegra (excerpt) 4.45 Lublina Three Dances 4.50 Corelll Trio Sonata in C. Op 3 No 8
5.00 Schubert Impromptu No 1 in C minor, D899
5.10 Sandstrom A New Heaven and a New Earth
5.20 Handel Künft'ger Zeiten eitler Kummer 5.25 Trad, arr Wlkander Spread Your Fragrance, Lilac White; The Fine Crystal 5.30 Kozeluch Pastorale in G 5.35 Chopin Polonaise in C minor, Op 40 No 2 5.45 Kllar Orawa
5.50 Janacek In the Mists 6.05 Debussy Prélude a I 'Apres-Midi d 'un Faune 6.15 Sandstrom April and Silence 6.25 Mozart Flute Concerto in D, K314
6.4SSchreker Symphonic Overture: Ekkehard
Radio 3: Get in touch by phone on [number removed]. Calls are charged at national rates. Or write to BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA. www.bbc.co.uk/radio3


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Handel Saul Soloists.
Unknown: Gabrieli Consort
Conductor: Paul McCreesh
Unknown: Questi Giovani
Unknown: Den Perche Vogli
Unknown: Verdi Simon Boccanegra

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