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: Morning on 3

With Tommy Pearson. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Komgold Film score: Captain Blood London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn Puccini Cessato il Suon dell Armi Joseph
Calleja (tenor), Milan Verdi Symphony Chorus and Orchestra/Riccardo Chailly
8.00-9.00: Schnittke (K)ein
Sommernachtstraum Malmo SO, conductor Leif Segerstam Schubert Symphony No 5 in B flat, 0485 North German RSO, conductor GunterWand


Unknown: Tommy Pearson.
Unknown: Previn Puccini Cessato

: The Cowan Collection

With Rob Cowan. Regularfeatures include The Innocent Ear and a Bargain Hunter CD recommendation. Plus part of the recording from Weill's The Threepenny Opera recommended in yesterday's CD Review. Music also includes: Pachelbel Jauchzet dem Herrn Cantus Coin, conductor Konrad Junghanel CPStamitz Viola d'Amore Concerto No 1 in D GunterTeuffel, Heidelberg Symphony Orchestra, conductor Thomas Frey Hanssler Poulenc Concerto for two pianos Frank Braley and Eric le Sage, Liege PO, conductor Stephane Deneve
Delius Irmelin Prelude Cleveland Orchestra, conductor Christoph von Dohnanyi
Email your comments to: cowancollection@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Konrad Junghanel
Conductor: Thomas Frey Hanssler
Pianos: Frank Braley
Conductor: Christoph von Dohnanyi

: Private Passions

Michael Berkeley 's guest is philosopher Alain de Botton , whose musical passions revolve around Bach, Handel and Mozart.


Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Alain de Botton

: The Early Music Show

Catherine Bott introduces a session by the Orlando Consort, who perform motets and chansons by 15th-century French composer, singer and poet Antoine Busnoys.


Introduces: Catherine Bott
Unknown: Antoine Busnoys.

: Sunday Gala

Stephanie Hughes presents a recital given at the Barbican, London, by countertenor David Daniels and pianist Martin Katz , including songs by Mozart, Faure and Ravel, excerpts from Handel's Semele, American folk songs arranged by Steven Mark Kohn and a song cycle written for Daniels by Theodore Morrison.


Unknown: Stephanie Hughes
Unknown: David Daniels
Pianist: Martin Katz
Arranged By: Steven Mark Kohn
Unknown: Theodore Morrison.

: Hall Marks

Newseries 1/4. Peter Hall talks about some of the great singers he's directed in his operatic productions. This week he recalls Thomas Allen as Mozart's Don Giovanni. Producers Adrian Edwards and Laura Parfitt


Talks: Peter Hall
Unknown: Thomas Allen
Unknown: Don Giovanni.
Producers: Adrian Edwards
Producers: Laura Parfitt

: Three for All with Brian Kay

Brian Kay 's listeners' postbag includes requests for I Fagiolini 's collaboration with the SDASA Chorale of South Africa, a new transcription of piano improvisations by Elgar, Bernstein's Chichester Psalms, and another chance to hear Hye-Jin Kim playing Saint-
Saen's Violin Concerto No 3 in B minor at the recent Genius of the Violin festival in London.
Send your requests by PHONE: [number removed] Email via www.bbc.co.uk/radio3
Address: Three for All, BBC Wales, Cardiff CF5 2YQ


Unknown: Brian Kay
Unknown: Hye-Jin Kim

: Music Matters

Tom Service talks to major players in today's music scene and looks back at the world
Of the medieval troubador. Producer Paul Frankl


Producer: Paul Frankl

: Performance on 3

La Descente d'Orphee aux Enfers
Lucie Skeaping introduces a performance of a short operatic masterpiece by Charpentier, recorded earlier this year at Cite de la Musique in Paris. Orpheus and Euridice's happiness is cut short when Euridice is fatally bitten by a snake. But Orpheus, armed with the power of his music, goes down to the underworld to persuade Pluto to relent and release Euridice.
Les Arts Florissants, director William Christie (harpsichord)


Harpsichord: William Christie
Orphée: Paul Agnew (tenor)
Euridice: Sophie Daneman (soprano)
Daphne: Sunhae Im (soprano)
Enone/: Olga Pitarch (soprano)
Proserpine: Olga Pitarch (soprano)
Arethuse: Katalyn Karolyi (mezzo)
Ixion: Cyril Auvity (countertenor)
Tantale: Jean-Yves Ravoux (tenor)
Apollon: Nicolas Rivenq (baritone)
Tytie: Nicolas Rivenq (baritone)
Pluton: Joao Femandes(bass)

: Drama on 3

Arden of Faversham Alice , the young wife of well-to-do Arden, has fallen in love with Mosby, a one-time butcher with social aspirations. Arden is murdered.
This is the first English murderthriller, written by an unknown contemporary of Shakespeare (though some say he may have had a hand in writing it). It's based on true events of the period, mixing high drama with low comedy as class-envy, greed and passion drive the story to its tragic conclusion.
Adapted anddirected byJohn Tydeman Producer Nicolas Soames


Unknown: Faversham Alice
Unknown: John Tydeman
Producer: Nicolas Soames
Arden, a merchant: Michael Pennington
Franklin, his friend: David Burke
Alice, his wife: Emily Hamilton
Michael, their servant: Giles Fagan
Mosby, a steward: Michael Maloney
Susan, his sister: Victoria Woodward
BlackWill a rogue: Anthony Jackson
George Shakebag, another rogue: Matthew Morgan
Greene, a smallholder: Mark Straker
Clarke, a painter: Simon Treves
Bradshaw: Steve Hodson
Lord Cheiny: Steve Hodson
Mayor: Sion Probert
Ferryman: Sion Probert
Prentice: Sion Probert

: Sunday Feature: Landscape with Figure

Sean Street retraces the last movements of Keith Douglas , a tank commander in the Sherwood Rangers and one of the finest poets of the Second World War, who three days after D-Day was killed by a shell-burst near the Normandy village of St Pierre. With poets JC Hall, Anne Stevenson and Tim Kendall , Douglas's biographer Desmond Graham , Stuart Hills of the Sherwood Rangers, and recordings of Betty Jesse , Douglas's last girlfriend, his comrade John Bethell-Fox and the padre who buried him.
Producer Alan Hall D-Day is also commemorated in Choral Evening Prayer on Wednesday at 4pm


Unknown: Sean Street
Unknown: Keith Douglas
Unknown: Anne Stevenson
Unknown: Tim Kendall
Unknown: Desmond Graham
Unknown: Stuart Hills
Unknown: Betty Jesse
Unknown: John Bethell-Fox
Producer: Alan Hall

: Andy Kershaw

Andy Kershaw with more disturbing discs and a session from the king of surf guitar, Dick Dale.


Unknown: Andy Kershaw
Guitar: Dick Dale.

: Composer of the Week: Judith Weir

1/5. Donald Macleod meets Judith Weir , who turned 50 earlierthis month, to talk about her Careertodate. Repeated from Monday


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Judith Weir

: Through the Night

With Louise Fryer.
Berlioz TeDeum 1.55 Brahms Intermezzos: in E flat minor. Op 118 No 6; in B flat, Op 76 No 4 2.00 Mendelssohn
Viola Sonata in C minor 2.30 Beethoven Violin Concerto in D3.10 Haydn Symphony No 92 in G (Oxford) 3.35
Bach English Suite No 4 in F, BWV809 3.55 J de
Torres Cantada al Santisimo Afectos Amantes 4.10 Frescobaldi Toccata avanti la Messa; Kyrie, Christe, Kyrie; Canzon dopo I 'Epistola; Toccata Cromatica per I 'Elevazione (Messa delta Domenica) 4.20 Handel Sorge nel Petto (Rinaldo)
4.25 Uccellini Violin Sonata, Op 4 No 2 (La Luciminia Contenta) 4.30 CPE Bach Sonata in D for flute and obbligato harpsichord, Wq83 4.50 Prokofiev Cinderella's 's Waltz (Cinderella: Suite No 1) 5.00 Rossini Overture:
William Tell 5.10 Mozart Rivolgete a Lui to Sguardo (Cosi Fan Tutte) 5.15Spohr Fantaisie and Variations in B minor on a Theme ofDanzi, Op 81 5.20 Chopin Ballade No
Op 23 5.30 Escher Le Vrai Visage de la Paix 5.45 Britten Les Illuminations. Op 18 6.05 Villa-Lobos Guitar Preludes Nos 1 and No 2 6.15 Granados Cuatro Tonadillas 6.25 Piazzolla Histoire du Tango
6.40 Rimsky-Korsakov Capriccio Espagnol, Op 34


Unknown: Torres Cantada
Unknown: Handel Sorge
Unknown: William Tell
Unknown: Mozart Rivolgete

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