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: Morning on 3

With Tommy Pearson. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Haydn Symphony No 53 in D
(Imperial) Leopold Stokowski and his Orchestra Sibelius Luonnotar , Op 70
Karita Mattila (soprano), City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, conductor Sakari Oramo
8.00-9.00: Stravinsky Concerto for Piano and Wind Philippe Entremont (piano), Columbia
Symphony Orchestra conducted by the composer Full details of Morning on 3's music are posted at www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/playlistsonthedayoftransmission PHONE: [number removed] email: morningon3@bbc.co.uk Address: Morning on 3, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA

Contributors

Unknown: Tommy Pearson.
Unknown: Leopold Stokowski
Unknown: Sibelius Luonnotar
Conductor: Sakari Oramo
Piano: Philippe Entremont

: CD Review

Andrew McGregor plays the latest releases.
9.30 Building Library: Christopher Cook reviews currently available recordings of Kurt Weill 's The Threepenny Opera.
10.15 A round-up of recent reissues.
10.45 Sarah Walker reviews recent piano music releases, including Mikhail Pletnev and John Lill playing Schumann, and new recordings of Ives's Concord sonata from Steven Mayer and Pierre-LaurentAimard.
11.15 An interview with French pianist Idil Biret.
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: Ravel Sheherazade
Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo), Cleveland Orchestra, conductor Pierre Boulez 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: Christopher Cook
Unknown: Kurt Weill
Unknown: Sarah Walker
Unknown: Mikhail Pletnev
Unknown: John Lill
Unknown: Steven Mayer
Pianist: Idil Biret.
Conductor: Pierre Boulez

: The Early Music Show

Michael Praetorius 's Musical Encyclopedia In the early 17th centurythe German composer, organist and music theorist
Michael Praetorius compiled the Syntagma Musicum , an encyclopedia cataloguing every aspect of music in his time. Andrew Manze dips into this book to create a picture of late Renaissance music-making, illustrated with works by Praetorius and his contemporaries.

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Praetorius
Unknown: Michael Praetorius
Unknown: Syntagma Musicum
Unknown: Andrew Manze

: Discovering Music

Beethoven's Cello Sonata in C, Op 102 No 1, is the focus of today's workshop session, recorded last month at the Royal Northern College of Music during the Manchester
International Cello Festival. Stephen Johnson isjoined by cellist Frans Helmerson and pianist Peter Frankl in this exploration of one of the most compact and original of Beethoven's late works.

Contributors

Unknown: Stephen Johnson
Unknown: Frans Helmerson
Pianist: Peter Frankl

: World Routes

Music in the studio by the group From Pontus to Persia, who combine the traditional sounds of Greece and Iran. And Israeli broadcaster
Moshe Morad reviews new CD releases from the Middle East.

Contributors

Unknown: Moshe Morad

: Jazz Line-Up

Julian Joseph presents highlights of a concert by pianist John Taylor and guitarist John Abercrombie , recorded atthisyear's
Cheltenham International Jazz Festival.

Contributors

Unknown: Julian Joseph
Pianist: John Taylor
Guitarist: John Abercrombie

: Jazz Record Requests

With Geoffrey Smith.
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

Jazz from Hell
2/3. Make a Jazz Noise Here
Charles Shaar Murray continues his exploration of the influence ofjazz on the music of Frank Zappa , focusing on the role of the star sidemen used by Zappa in his music. The series features interviews with many of these musicians, including Arthur Barrow , Adrian Belew , Mike Brecker , George Duke ,
Bruce Fowler , Ralph Humphrey , Tommy Mars , Patrick O'Hearn and Don Preston , and archive interviews with Zappa himself. Producer Robert Abel

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Shaar Murray
Unknown: Frank Zappa
Unknown: Arthur Barrow
Unknown: Adrian Belew
Unknown: Mike Brecker
Unknown: George Duke
Unknown: Bruce Fowler
Unknown: Ralph Humphrey
Unknown: Tommy Mars
Unknown: Patrick O'Hearn
Unknown: Don Preston
Producer: Robert Abel

: Gianluca Cascioli

The pianist performs Debussy's Etudes at the Edinburgh International Festival of 2001.

: Opera on 3

Arabella Live from Covent Garden,
Stephanie Hughes presents Strauss's most romantic opera. Arabella, the daughter of an impoverished family, spurns her sophisticated Viennese suitors when she falls in love at first sight with an honest man from the provinces.
Royal Opera House Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Christoph von Dohnanyi Act
7.30 Interval: Opera Box
Stephanie Hughes and guests explore some of the themes of Arabella, and David Huckvale looks for clues in the letters between Strauss and his librettist Hugo von Hofmannsthal.
8.00 Acts 2 and 3

Contributors

Unknown: Arabella Live
Unknown: Stephanie Hughes
Unknown: Stephanie Hughes
Unknown: David Huckvale
Count Theodor Waldner: Arthur Kom (bass)
Adelaide: Cornelia Kallisch (mezzo)
Arabella: Karita Mattila (soprano)
Zdenka: Barbara Bonney (soprano)
Mandryka: Thomas Hampson (baritone)
Matteo: Raymond Very (tenor)
Fiakermilli: Diana Damrau (soprano)
Count Elemer: John Daszak (tenor)
Count Dominik: Quentin Hayes (bass)
Count Lamoral: Lain Paterson (bass)
Fortune teller: Mary Lloyd Davies (mezzo)
Welko: Christopher Lackner (baritone)
Floor waiter: Neil Gillespie (tenor)

: The Verb

Ian McMillan is at the Hay Festival of Literature. He hears a new short story by Jake Arnott which ties togetherthe death in the Tower of London of 15th-century Welsh hero Owain Glyndower 's daughter, the London Blitz and a painting by C Eliot Hodgkin. Plus performance poetry and Peter Blegvad 's impression of Hay-on-Wye. Producer Horatio Clare

Contributors

Unknown: Ian McMillan
Story By: Jake Arnott
Unknown: Owain Glyndower
Unknown: Peter Blegvad
Producer: Horatio Clare

: Hear and Now

Sonorities
Robert Worby presents a concert given at the recent Sonorities Festival at Queen's s
University, Belfast, to celebrate the Sonic Arts Network's 25th birthday, featuring music using electronics by composers including Hugh Davies , Simon Emmerson , Jonty Harrison , Stephen Montague and Kaffe Matthews.

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Worby
Unknown: Hugh Davies
Unknown: Simon Emmerson
Unknown: Jonty Harrison
Unknown: Stephen Montague
Unknown: Kaffe Matthews.

: Through the Night

Tonight Louise Fryer marks the beginning of Sweden's
National Day. Dvorak Overture: Carnival Haydn Sinfonia Concertante in B flat, H 105 Adams The Chairman
Dances (Nixon in China) Dvorak Slavonic Dances , Opp 46 and 72 (excerpts) Bengt Rosengren (oboe), Henrik Blixt (bassoon), Ulrika Jansson (violin), Ulrika Edstrom (cello), Swedish RSO, conductor Mats Rondin
2.05 Fredrlk Klint Piano Sonata in D minor
2.25 Aulin String Quartet in F 2.50 Vladlgerov
Scandinavian Suite, Op 13 3.20 JM Kraus Symphony D
3.40 Schumann Waldszenen, Op82
4.05 Crusell Introduction and Variations on a Swedish Drinking Song, Op 12 4.15 Kuhlau Variations in E minor on the old Swedish Air Och Liten Karin Tjente. Op 91
4.30 Hummel Piano Trio in F, Op 22 4.45 Stenhammar Fantasia in B minor, Op 11 No 3 4.50 Gershwin Lullaby
5.00 Lindblad Dreams 5.15 Lindberg Organ Sonata in G minor, Op 23 5.30 Larsson Missa Brews. Op 43
5.45 Trad, arr Wlkander Four Swedish Songs 5.50 Berwald Fantasia on Two Swedish Folk Songs 6.00 Alfven Swedish Rhapsody No 1, Op 19 (Midsummer Vigil) 6.15 L Norman Tonbilder im Zusammenhange, Op 6 6.35 J Roman Suite
No 11 in Fminor 6.40 Wlren Serenade for Strings, Op 11

Contributors

Unknown: Louise Fryer
Unknown: Dvorak Slavonic Dances
Oboe: Bengt Rosengren
Oboe: Henrik Blixt
Bassoon: Ulrika Jansson
Violin: Ulrika Edstrom
Conductor: Mats Rondin








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