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: Morning on 3

With Martin Handley. Music includes:
7.00 8.00 Stanford Irish Rhapsody No 1 Piccolo Jesus Walking on the Waves Granados Goyescas , Part2

Contributors

Unknown: Martin Handley.
Unknown: Granados Goyescas

: Dvorak

Offertorium (Requiem)
Rameau Instrumental Suite: Castoret Pollux

: The Cowan Collection

With Rob Cowan. Regularfeatures include The Innocent Ear and a Bargain Hunter CD recommendation. Plus the recommended recording of Bernstein's Chichester Psalms from yesterday's CD Review. Music also includes: Montague Phillips Moorland Idyll BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor Gavin Sutherland Boyce Symphony No 6 in F
I Solisti de Zagreb, director Antonio Janigro Ravel Piano Concerto in D (for the left hand) Monique Haas , ORTF National Orchestra, Paris, conductor Paul Paray
Widor Symphony No 9 (Gothique) (finale) Marie-Claire Alain (organ)
Bach Orchestral Suite No 3 in D, BWV1068 Philharmonia, conductor Otto Klemperer Email your comments to: cowancollection@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Gavin Sutherland
Unknown: Monique Haas
Unknown: Marie-Claire Alain
Conductor: Otto Klemperer

: Private Passions

Michael Berkeley 's guest today is Richard Evans , professor of modern history at
Cambridge University. He specialises in the social and cultural history of Germany, and his musical choices are largely drawn from
German music of all periods, from Bach and Telemann to Kurt Weill and Richard Strauss.

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Richard Evans
Unknown: Kurt Weill
Unknown: Richard Strauss.

: The Early Music Show

The Handel Singing Competition Final 2004 LucieSkeaping presents highlights from the final of this year's Handel Singing Competiton, an event that forms part of the annual London Handel Festival.

: Sunday Gala: Christine Brewer and Roger Vignoles

A recital given by the American soprano Christine Brewer with pianist Roger Vignoles at the Wigmore Hall in March. The programme includes songs by Strauss and Schoenberg, along with some less well known Mompou and Clara Schumann. It finishes with what Brewer calls "Flagstad favourites", a set of songs performed by Kirsten Flagstad during her American recitals of the 1940's and 50's.
Presented by Stephanie Hughes, who talks to Brewer about her voice and career.

Contributors

Presenter/Interviewer: Stephanie Hughes
Soprano/Interviewee: Christine Brewer
Pianist: Roger Vignoles

: Elgar and the Halle

3/3. Mark Elder , music director of the HallS , presents a series focusing on the close relationship enjoyed by the orchestra and Edward Elgar. Today he looks at how the Halle has often turned to Elgar's music on important occasions, including the re-opening of Manchester's Free Trade Hall in 1951, John Barbirolli 's last concerts with the orchestra in 1970, and the launch ofthe Hallo's own CD label in 2002.

Contributors

Unknown: Mark Elder
Unknown: Edward Elgar.
Unknown: John Barbirolli

: Three for All with Brian Kay

More from the postbag of listeners' requests, including Kenneth Leighton 's Fantasy Octet on Themes of Grainger, music from Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake, and a 1969 BBC archive recording of harpist Osian Ellis , recorded at Aldeburgh. Send your requests by PHONE: [number removed] Email via www.bbc.co.uk/radio3
Post: Three for All. BBC Wales, Cardiff CF5 2YQ

Contributors

Unknown: Kenneth Leighton
Harpist: Osian Ellis

: Music Matters

English conductor Edward Downes is currently in his 80th year. As he prepares to conduct
Verdi's // Trovatore at the Royal Opera House, where he has worked for more than half a century, he talks of his life, work, and collaboration with great artists, including the composer Shostakovich. Producer Paul Frankl

Contributors

Conductor: Edward Downes
Producer: Paul Frankl

: Performance on 3

BBC Philharmonic
Conductor VassilySinaisky
A concert recorded in the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester. Introduced by Petroc Trelawny . Mahler Symphony No 7

Contributors

Introduced By: Petroc Trelawny

: Drama on 3

Stalingrad Kiss
By Sebastian Baczkiewicz. An eyewitness to the Battle of Stalingrad, Vassily Grossman was loved by front-line soldiers for his vivid portrayal of their struggle. But his great war novel Life and Fate would never see printin his lifetime.
With Scott Brooksbank , Simon Donaldson and Richard Firth Director Mark Burman Producer Jeremy Mortimer

Contributors

Unknown: Sebastian Baczkiewicz.
Unknown: Vassily Grossman
Unknown: Scott Brooksbank
Unknown: Simon Donaldson
Unknown: Richard Firth
Director: Mark Burman
Producer: Jeremy Mortimer
Vassily Grossman: Anton Lesser
Sasha: Jimmy Chamberlain
Valentin: Steven Webb
Valentin (older): Raymond Coulthard
Anya: Gillian Bevan
Olga: Gillian Bevan
Commissar Bruk: Matthew Marsh
Colonel Gurtiev: Fred Pearson
Polyakov: Fred Pearson
Petrov: Andrew Tieman
Grekov: Stephen Critchlow
Yuri: Ben Crowe
Concierge: Ben Crowe
Soldier: Ben Crowe
Corporal Tanya Driabin: Carla Simpson
Freddy Parkhomenko: Nicholas Boulton
Albert: Kenneth Collard
Concierge: Kenneth Collard
Marya: Laura Doddington
Lyusia: Laura Martin-Simpson
Grossman's Mother: Jennie Stoller

: Sunday Feature: The John Tusa Interview

John Tusa continues his series of conversations with some of the world's greatest artistic originators. This week he meets David Hockney. Producer Philip Sellars

Contributors

Unknown: John Tusa
Unknown: David Hockney.
Producer: Philip Sellars

: Andy Kershaw

Terry Allen , an importantfigure in the progressive movement in contemporary country music, makes a rare appearance on UK radio to play some irreverent and humorous new songs.

Contributors

Unknown: Terry Allen

: Composer of the Week: Peter Sculthorpe (b 1929)

1/5. Donald Macleod introduces music by one of Australia's most distinguished musicians.
Advance Australia Fair; My Country Childhood; String Quartet No 6; Sun Music IV; Prologue (The Fifth Continent) Repeated from Monday

Contributors

Introduces: Donald MacLeod

: Through the Night

With Louise Fryer.
Gorecki Three Dances for Orchestra; Concerto-Cantata for flute and orchestra; Ad Matrem; Cantata in Honour of St Wojciech (Aldalbertus): Salve Sidus Polonorum 2.15 Alessandro Strtgglo Ecce Beatam Lucem 2.20 Alexandre Tansman Cavatina 2.40 Ravel String Quartet in F 3.05
Haydn Arianna a Naxos 3.25 Strauss Horn Concerto No 1 in E flat 3.45 Lorenzo Allegrl Ballo Detto le Ninfe di Senna
3.45 Weber Grand Duo Concertant 4.05 CPE Bach Fantasia in C, Wq61 No 6 4.15 Lehar Overture:
Zigeunerliebe 4.25 Kreisler Liebesleid (Old Viennese Dance No 2) 4.25 Puccini, arr Lanchbery One Fine Day (Madama Butterfly) 4.30 Salnt-Saens Etude in D flat,
Op 52 No 6 4.40 Johann Adolfe Hasse Overture: Arminio
4.45Johann Caspar Ferdinand Fischer Suite No 8 in D: Polymnia 4.55 Bach Chorale-Prelude: Jesus Christus, unserHeiland. BWV665 5.00 Heinrich Albert
Musikalische Kürbishütte 5.10Szymanowski Penthesilea
5.15 Chopin Scherzo No 3 in C sharp minor, Op 39 5.25 Bach Improvisation on Bourree from Cello Suite in E flat, BWV1010 (Jordi Savall, viola dagamba) 5.25 Jose
Marin No Pianse Manguilla Ya 5.35 Allan Pettersson Two Elegies and Romanza 5.40 Brahms Theme with Variations from Sextet in B flat, Op 18 5.50 Sweelinck Psalm 90; Laudate Dominum 6.00 Mozart Overture: Don Giovanni 6.05 Piotr Moss In a Spring Mood 6.15 Chopin Scherzo No 4 in E, Op 54 6.25 Beethoven Romance in G, Op 40 6.30 Madetoja Night Star 6.35 Felix Nowowiejski Three Songs, Op 56 (The Bialowieza Forest folder)

Contributors

Unknown: Louise Fryer.
Unknown: Johann Adolfe Hasse








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