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: Morning on 3

With Sandy Burnett. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Gibbons 0 Clap Your hands
Choir of Magdalen College, Oxford, Fretwork, director Bill Ives
Dvorak Slavonic Dances , Op 46 Nos 1, 4 and 5 Thorson and Thurber (piano duet) Wolf Scherzo and Finale
Paris Orchestra, conductor Daniel Barenboim
8.30-10.00: Weber Clarinet Concerto No 1 in Fminor Sharon Kam , Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, conductor Kurt Masur
Ravel Ma Mere I'Oye Jean-Philippe Collard and Michel Beroff (piano duet)
Verdi Overture: The Sicilian Vespers
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Edward Downes


Unknown: Sandy Burnett.
Director: Bill Ives
Director: Dvorak Slavonic Dances
Unknown: Wolf Scherzo
Conductor: Daniel Barenboim
Unknown: Sharon Kam
Conductor: Kurt Masur
Unknown: Jean-Philippe Collard
Piano: Michel Beroff
Conductor: Edward Downes

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Heinichen Concerto in F
Musica Antiqua , Koln, director Reinhard Goebel
10.18 Britten The Turn of the Screw, Act (conclusion) Julian Leang (treble), Caroline Wise , Joan Rodgers and Vivian Tierney (sopranos), Jane Henschel (mezzo),
Ian Bostridge (tenor), Mahler Chamber Orchestra, conductor Daniel Harding
10.41 Mozart Ballet (Idomeneo, Act 3) Mozart Orchestra of Zurich Opera, conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt
10.57 Hasse Chori Angelici Laetantes
Bernarda Fink (mezzo), Musica Antiqua , Koln, conductor Reinhard Goebel
11.15 Britten A Midsummer Night's Dream, Act 2 (conclusion) Richard Dakin , John Pryer , Ian Wodehouse and Gordon Clark (trebles), Alfred Deller (countertenor), Heather Harper (soprano), Josephine Veasey (mezzo), Peter Pears (tenor), Thomas Hemsley (baritone), Stephen Terry (speaker), London Symphony Orchestra conducted by the composer
11.47 Quantz Concerto in G Jed Wentz and Marion Moonen (flutes), Musica Antiqua , Koln, conductor Reinhard Goebel


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Musica Antiqua
Director: Reinhard Goebel
Unknown: Julian Leang
Unknown: Caroline Wise
Unknown: Joan Rodgers
Sopranos: Vivian Tierney
Sopranos: Jane Henschel
Tenor: Ian Bostridge
Conductor: Daniel Harding
Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Unknown: Bernarda Fink
Unknown: Musica Antiqua
Conductor: Reinhard Goebel
Unknown: Richard Dakin
Unknown: John Pryer
Unknown: Ian Wodehouse
Unknown: Gordon Clark
Unknown: Alfred Deller
Soprano: Heather Harper
Soprano: Josephine Veasey
Tenor: Peter Pears
Tenor: Thomas Hemsley
Baritone: Stephen Terry
Unknown: Jed Wentz
Flutes: Marion Moonen
Flutes: Musica Antiqua
Conductor: Reinhard Goebel

: Composer of the Week: Rachmaninov

4/5. The Concert Pianist. With
Donald Macleod. Faced with the October Revolution in Russia in 1917 and the disintegration of the Old Russia he had grown up with, Rachmaninov chose to emigrate. Once abroad, out of necessity he began to carve out an exhausting life touring as a concert pianist. Etudes Tableaux: in G minor, Op 33 No 8; in Eflatminor, Op 39 No Mikhail Pletnev (piano) The Isle of the Dead, Op 29
St Petersburg PO, conductor Mariss Jansons Variations on a Theme of Corelli, Op 42 Helene Grimaud (piano)
Repeated on Wednesday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Piano: Mikhail Pletnev
Conductor: Mariss Jansons
Piano: Helene Grimaud

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Leamington Festival
3/4. Chris de Souza presents the Panocha Quartet with pianist Marian Lapsansky.
Janacek String Quartet No 1 (Kreutzer Sonata) Dvorak Piano Quintet in A, Op 81 See also 9.15pm


Unknown: Chris de Souza
Pianist: Marian Lapsansky.

: Afternoon Performance

BBC Symphony Orchestra
Rolf Hind (piano), conductor Leonard Slatkin Presented by Sarah Walker. Chabrier Espana
Ginastera Piano Concerto No 1
Prokofiev Symphony No 5
Ginastera Ballet: Estancia (excerpts)


Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
Presented By: Sarah Walker.

: Making Tracks

Music for younger listeners.

: Brian Kay's Light Programme

Brian Kay presents another selection of light classical music.


Unknown: Brian Kay

: In Tune

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


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

The Big Gig
Alistair Appleton introduces an evening from Birmingham's Symphony Hall celebrating the fifth birthday of Youth Music, which encourages music-making forthe under-18s.
Young musicians from all over the country are joined by pianists Joanna MacGregor and Julian Joseph , saxophonist Denys Baptiste and percussionist Evelyn Glennie. With musical styles as diverse as contemporary classical, R'n'B.jazz and swing, choral and indie, this concert gives the youngsters a professional platform to display their musical skills.


Introduces: Alistair Appleton
Pianists: Joanna MacGregor
Pianists: Julian Joseph
Unknown: Denys Baptiste
Unknown: Evelyn Glennie.

: Leamington Festival 2004

Franz Xaver Richter String Quartet in C, Op 5 No 1 Panocha Quartet


Unknown: Franz Xaver Richter

: Night Waves

As another novel is published featuring the Marquis de Sade (Bernardo Carvalho 's Fear of De Sade), Paul Allen and guests ask whether De Sade is now more interesting to us as a characterthan as a writer. Plus an interview with the poet James Fenton. Producer Stephen Hughes


Unknown: Bernardo Carvalho
Unknown: Paul Allen
Unknown: De Sade
Unknown: James Fenton.
Producer: Stephen Hughes

: Late Junction

With Verity Sharp. Kevin Volans pays tribute to the Ba-benzele pygmies in his Walking Song for flute, harpsichord and finger clickers, Terry Riley and his son Gyan perform music inspired by India, and fiddler Martin Hayes gives his stylish version of a set of traditional tunes from County Clare with guitarist Denis Cahill.


Unknown: Verity Sharp.
Unknown: Kevin Volans
Unknown: Terry Riley
Unknown: Martin Hayes
Guitarist: Denis Cahill.

: Composer of the Week: Brahms

5/5. In the early 1890s Brahms completed what he believed would be his last work and began to put his affairs in order. Then he encountered the clarinettist Richard Muhlfeld , whose exceptional playing inspired him to begin composing again. Donald Macleod introduces one of the chamber works inspired by Muhlfeld, the piano work Clara played for
Brahms on his last visit to her before her death, and the group of songs which he wrote for Clara when he knew her death was inevitable.
Da unten im Tale (Deutsche Volkslieder); Trio in A minor, Op 114; Intermezzo in E flat minor, Op 118 No 6; Vier Ernste Gesange, Op 121 Repeated from Friday


Clarinettist: Richard Muhlfeld
Introduces: Donald MacLeod

: Through the Night

With Louise Fryer.
Slpus Ascension of St Julian to the Stars
Slavenski Violin Concerto Szymanowski Symphony No 2
2.10 Paderewskl Four choral songs. Op 18 2.20 Mozart String Quartet in D minor, K421 2.55 Haydn Symphony No 11 in E flat 3.15 Beethoven Piano Sonata in C minor, Op 10 No 1 3.30 Schubert DerSieg. D805; Abendstem, 0806; Atys, 0585; Augenlied, 0297 3.45 Liszt Piano Concerto No 2 in A 4.10 Sweellnck Est-Ce Mars
4.15 Vivaldi Violin Concerto in E, RV269 (Spring) (The Four Seasons) 4.25 Vrenisak Three Poems by Tone Kuntner 4.30 Hoist St Paul's Suite. Op 29
4.45 Tchaikovsky Farewell, 0 Native Hills and Fields (The Maid of Orleans) 4.55 Weber Perpetuum Mobile (Piano Sonata No 1 in C) 5.00 Smetana Vltava (Ma Vlast)
5.10Parac Guitar Trio 5.15 Roussel Le Jardin Mouillé, Op 3 No 2 5.20 Szymanowski Prelude in C sharp minor
5.25 Mozart, arr Weigett Adagio in B flat. K411
5.30 Leclair Allegro (Violin Concerto in F. Op 10 No 4)
5.40 Bruhns Jauchzet dem Herren alle Welt 5.50 Battzar Divisions on John Come Kiss Me Now 5.55 Pallavicino Cor Mio Deh Non Languire 6.00 Hammerschmidt Suite in G 6.10 Enescu Piano Sonata No 3, Op 24
6.30 Upattl Symphonic Suite Satrarii


Unknown: Louise Fryer.
Unknown: Schubert Dersieg.
Violin: Leclair Allegro
Unknown: Pallavicino Cor Mio

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