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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore. Music includes:
7.00 8.30 : Bach Concerto in A minor for four harpsichords, BWV1065 Robert Wool ley, Paul Nicholson , Laurence Cummings and John Toll , Purcell Quartet Donizetti Tranquillo ei Posa
(Lucrezia Borgia , Actl) Maria Callas (soprano), Paris Conservatoire Orchestra, conductor
Nicola Resigno Khachaturian Ballet: Gayane (excerpts) Boishoi SO, conductor Alexander Lazarev
8.30 10.00 : Stravinsky Symphony of Psalms Westminster Cathedral Choir, City of London Sinfonia, conductor James O'Donnell
Mozart Piano Concerto No 18 in B flat, K456 Malcolm Bilson (fortepiano), English Baroque Soloists, conductor John Eliot Gardiner
Sibelius Symphony No 5 City of Birmingham
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Simon Rattle

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Nicholson
Unknown: Laurence Cummings
Unknown: John Toll
Unknown: Lucrezia Borgia
Soprano: Maria Callas
Conductor: Nicola Resigno Khachaturian
Conductor: Alexander Lazarev
Conductor: James O'Donnell
Unknown: Malcolm Bilson
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
Conductor: Simon Rattle

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Shearing and Forster Lullaby of Birdland Friedrich Guida (piano), Idrees Sulieman
(trumpet), Jimmy Cleveland (trombone),
Phil Woods and Seldon Powell (saxophones), Aaron Bell (bass), Nick Stabulas (drums)

Contributors

Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Unknown: Forster Lullaby
Unknown: Phil Woods
Unknown: Seldon Powell
Bass: Aaron Bell
Bass: Nick Stabulas

: Listener request: Handel

Let the Bright
Seraphim (Samson) Isabel Baillie (soprano), Ernest Hall (trumpet), unnamed orchestra, conductor Charles Prentice

Contributors

Soprano: Ernest Hall
Conductor: Charles Prentice

: Bruckner, orch Skrowaczewski

String Quintet in F(2ndmvt) SaarbrCicken RSO, conductor Stanislaw Skrowaczewski

Contributors

Conductor: Stanislaw Skrowaczewski

: Ravel

Sonatine Friedrich Guida (piano)

Contributors

Piano: Friedrich Guida

: Listener request:

Delius The Song of the High Hills
Ambrosian Singers, RPO, conductor Eric Fenby

Contributors

Conductor: Eric Fenby

: Weber

Konzertstuck in F minor, Op 79
Friedrich Guida (piano), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor VolkmarAndreae

Contributors

Piano: Friedrich Guida

: Handel I

Feel the Deity within ... Lead
On, Lead On (Judas Maccabaeus)
Heather Harper (soprano), Helen Watts (mezzo), Alexander Young (tenor),
John Shirley-Quirk (baritone), Amor Artis Chorale, English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Johannes Somary

Contributors

Soprano: Heather Harper
Soprano: Helen Watts
Tenor: Alexander Young
Tenor: John Shirley-Quirk
Conductor: Johannes Somary

: Listener request: Lanner Walzer:

Hofball Tanze , Op 161 Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Riccardo Muti

Contributors

Unknown: Hofball Tanze
Conductor: Riccardo Muti

: Composer of the Week: Schumann

5/5. Donald Macleod looks at Robert and Clara Schumann 's life together.
Widmung; Zum Schluss (Myrthen, Op 25)
Ian Bostridge (tenor), Graham Johnson (piano) Symphony No 4 in D minor (3rd and 4th mvts) Champs-Elysees Orchestra, conductor Philippe Herreweghe
Piano Quintet in E flat, Op 44 Dolf Bettelheim
(violin), Samuel Rhodes (viola), Beaux Arts Trio Repeated on Thursday at 12 midnight

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Clara Schumann
Unknown: Zum Schluss
Tenor: Ian Bostridge
Tenor: Graham Johnson
Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe
Violin: Dolf Bettelheim
Violin: Samuel Rhodes

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Cardiff Coffee Concerts 2004
4/4. Christopher Cook introduces another chamber recital recorded at Wales's National
Museum and Gallery in Cardiff. Dante Quartet
Debussy String Quartet in G minor, Op 10 Faure String Quartet in E minor, Op 121

Contributors

Introduces: Christopher Cook

: Afternoon Performance

BBC Philharmonic
Martin Handley presents a Spanish and Russian programme.
Arensky Suite No 3: Variations Conductor Vassily Sinaisky
Shchedrin Two Tangos byAlbeniz Conductor Gianandrea Noseda
Falla The Three-Cornered Hat: Suite No 2
Conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
Stravinsky Ballet: Petrushka (194 7 version) Conductor Gianandrea Noseda

Contributors

Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda

: Making Tracks

Music foryounger listeners, with CBBC's Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson.

Contributors

Unknown: Adrian Dickson.

: Jazz Legends

Blue Mitchell Julian Joseph pays tribute to American trumpeter Blue Mitchell , who died 25 years ago.

Contributors

Unknown: Julian Joseph
Unknown: Blue Mitchell

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music and news from the arts world.

Contributors

Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

The Philharmonia continues its cycle of Mahler symphonies with the Fifth, the fourth movement (Adagietto) of which was sent by the composer to his wife Alma as a musical love-letter. Presented by Tommy Pearson live at Birmingham's Symphony Hall. Pekka Kuusisto (violin)
Philharmonia, conductor Vladimir Ashkenazy
Mendelssohn Overture: Die Schöne Melusine; Violin Concerto in E minor

Contributors

Presented By: Tommy Pearson
Violin: Pekka Kuusisto
Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy

: Twenty Minutes: Homer in a Dudley

Accent Louis MacNeice taught classics at Birmingham University in the early 1930s, years that were to prove critical in both his personal and poetic life. Poet Paul Farley goes in search of MacNeice's "hazy city".

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Farley

: Mahler

Symphony No 5

: Night Waves

Paul Allen talks to Howard Jacobson about his new novel The Making of Henry and discusses Talawa Theatre Company's production of James Baldwin 's play Blues for Mr Charlie , which opens at the New Wolsey Theatre in Ipswich. Producer Stephen Hughes

Contributors

Talks: Paul Allen
Unknown: Howard Jacobson
Unknown: James Baldwin
Unknown: Mr Charlie
Producer: Stephen Hughes

: Mixing It

Mark Russell and Robert Sandall present an unusual mix of eclectic musical styles, including a specially recorded session by the Icelandic one-man band Mugison.

Contributors

Unknown: Mark Russell
Unknown: Robert Sandall

: Jazz on 3

Bath International Music Festival
Jez Nelson presents the show live from the Bath Pavilion, featuring interviews, news and a selection of live performances from some of the artists appearing at the Bath
Music Festival Jazz Weekend, including French saxophonist/bass clarinettist Louis Sclavis and Swedish pianist Esbjorn Svensson.

Contributors

Clarinettist: Louis Sclavis
Pianist: Esbjorn Svensson.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Musorgsky, ed Rimsky-Korsakov A Night on the Bare
Mountain Prokofiev Symphony No 6 BBC Philharmonic, conductor Parvo Jarvi (BBC Proms 2003)
1.55 Sulek Baska Stone Tablet 2.10 Tchaikovsky Six Pieces, Op 19 2.40 Gal Serenade, Op 46 2.55 Mahler Kindertotenlieder 3.20 Ravel Oiseaux Tristes (Miroirs)
3.25 Part Spiegel im Spiegel 3.35 Trad Romanza
3.40 Monluszko String Quartet No 2 in F 4.00 Weber Rondo Brillante in E flat (La Gaiete) 4.05
Cozzolani Chiara Margarita ; Laudate Pueri 4.15 Schlckhardt Bute Sonata in C 4.25 Schubert 12 Ecossaises, D299
4.30 Offenbach Overture; La Belle Helene 4.35 Haydn
Divertimento in G, H IV4 4.40 Sibelius SpringSong , Op 16
4.50 Fall Overture; Diegeschiedene Frau 5.00 Prokofiev Visions Fugitives, Op 22 Nos 1-7 5.05 Melartin
Consolation 5.10 Palestrina Salve Regina 5.15 Brahms Alto Rhapsody, Op 53 5.30 Erkel Swan Song
5.35 Clemens non Papa Carole Magnus Eras 5.45 Fritsch Paduan and Two Galliards 5.50 Beethoven Piano Sonata in Fminor, Op 2 No 16.05 Nielsen String Quartet No 1,
Op 13 6.35 Holst Hymns from the Rig Veda, Op 24 Nos 1-3
6.45 Kisielewski Ballet Suite: Fun Fair

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Conductor: Parvo Jarvi
Unknown: Weber Rondo Brillante
Unknown: Cozzolani Chiara Margarita
Unknown: Laudate Pueri
Unknown: Sibelius Springsong
Unknown: Diegeschiedene Frau
Unknown: Palestrina Salve Regina
Unknown: Papa Carole Magnus
Unknown: Fritsch Paduan








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