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: Morning on 3

Presented by Penny Gore . Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Rameau Les Incas du Perou (Les Indes Galantes, Act 2) (excerpts) Orchestra of the 18th Century, director Frans Bruggen
Stamitz Flute Concerto in G, Op 29 Barthold Kuijken, Tafelmusik, director Jeanne Lamon
Debussy Hommage a Rameau (Images, Book 1) Robert Casadesus (piano) Respighi Ancient
Airs and Dances: Suite No 1 Orpheus Chamber Orchestra Castello Sonata Duodecima His Majestys Sagbutts and Cornetts
Dussek Piano Sonata in F sharp minor, Op 61
(Elegie Harmonique sur la Mortdu Prince Louis Ferdinand ) Joanna Leach (square piano)
8.30-10.00: Rameau Prologue: Les Indes Galantes (excerpts) Claron McFadden
(soprano), Jerome Correas (bass), Les Arts Florissants, director William Christie Mozart
Piano Concerto No 26 in D, K53 7 (Coronation) Clifford Curzon , LSO, conductor Istvan Kertesz


Presented By: Penny Gore
Director: Jeanne Lamon
Director: Debussy Hommage
Piano: Robert Casadesus
Unknown: Prince Louis Ferdinand
Unknown: Joanna Leach
Soprano: Claron McFadden
Soprano: Jerome Correas
Piano: William Christie Mozart
Unknown: Clifford Curzon
Conductor: Istvan Kertesz

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Listener request: Martinu Frescoes of Piero delta Francesca Czech PO, conductor Karel Ancerl
10.19 Beethoven Abscheulicher ! Wo eilst du hin; 0 welche Lust (Fidelio, Act 1) Gwyneth Jones (soprano), Dresden State Opera Chorus, Leipzig Radio Choir, Dresden Staatskapelle, conductor Karl Bohm
10.34 Boccherini String Quintet in A, Op 28 No 2 (Della Disgrazia) Quintetto Boccherini
10.50 Beethoven Symphony No 6 in F
(Pastoral) Vienna PO, conductor Karl Bohm
11.36 Boccherini String Quintet in D,
Op 11 No 6 (L 'Uccelliera) Quintetto Boccherini


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Conductor: Karel Ancerl
Conductor: Beethoven Abscheulicher
Soprano: Gwyneth Jones
Conductor: Karl Bohm
Conductor: Karl Bohm
Unknown: Quintetto Boccherini

: Composer of the Week: Szymanowski

2/5. Music inspired bythe myths and poetry of ancient Greece and classical Persia.
Presented by Donald Macleod.
Hafiz's Tomb (Love-Songs of Hafiz, Op 26 No 8) Krystyna Rorbach (soprano), Polish National
Opera Orchestra, conductor Robert Satanowski Myths, Op 30 Lydia Mordkovitch (violin), Marina Gusak-Grin (piano)
Symphony No 3 (Songofthe Night)
Jon Garrison (tenor), City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Simon Rattle Repeated on Monday at 12 midnight


Presented By: Donald MacLeod.
Soprano: Krystyna Rorbach
Conductor: Robert Satanowski
Violin: Lydia Mordkovitch
Piano: Marina Gusak-Grin
Tenor: Jon Garrison

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Edinburgh International Festival 2004
A concert given on Saturday at Queen's Hall by young American countertenor BejunMehta and Kevin Murphy (piano).
Introduced by Sandy Burnett.
Mozart Das Veilchen , K476; Die
Verschweigung, K518;Als Luisa die Briefe, K520; Die kleine Spinnerin , K531
Schubert Fruhlingsglaube , D686; Liedder
Mignon; Heidenroslein, D257; Der Todunddas Madchen, D531; DerMusensohn, D764 Wolf Italianisches Liederbuch (excerpts); Gebet (Mo'rike Lieder)
Vaughan Williams Bright Is the Ring of Words Quitter It Was a Lover and His Lass Finzi The Sigh
Quitter Take, 0 Take Those Lips Away; Hey, Ho, the Wind and the Rain


Piano: Kevin Murphy
Introduced By: Sandy Burnett.
Introduced By: Mozart Das Veilchen
Unknown: Kleine Spinnerin
Unknown: Schubert Fruhlingsglaube
Unknown: Vaughan Williams

: BBC Proms 2004

Members of Silk Road Ensemble: Yo-Yo Ma
(cello), Wu Man (pipa), Wu Tong(sheng/ suona), Joel Fan (piano), Paul Crossley (piano), Cynthia Millar (ondes martenot), London Sinfonietta, conductor David Robertson
Bright Sheng The Song and Dance of Tears (first UK performance)
Messiaen Turangafila Symphony Repeated from Friday 13 August


Piano: Joel Fan
Piano: Paul Crossley
Piano: Cynthia Millar
Conductor: David Robertson

: Voices

Spotlight on Renee Fleming
The American soprano joins lain Burnside in the studio to introduce a selection of her recordings, ranging from operatic arias by Dvorak, Verdi and Andre Previn to songs by Rachmaninov and Duke Ellington.


Unknown: Renee Fleming
Unknown: Andre Previn

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty with music and arts news.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: BBC Proms 2004

Live from the Royal Albert Hall , London. Presented by Rob Cowan.
Dmitri Hvorostovsky (baritone),
St Petersburg PO, conductor Yuri Temirkanov Glinka Dances (Ruslan and Lyudmila)
Musorgsky Songs and Dances of Death
8.10 Twenty Minutes: The Primer of Love Ivlevtravelsto a distant Russian province and is mesmerised by the secrets of a dusty library at a ramshackle house. By Ivan Bunin , translated by David Richards and read by Paul Rhys.
8.30 Rachmaninov Symphonic Dances, Op 45 Repeated on Tuesday 7 September at 2pm


Unknown: Royal Albert Hall
Presented By: Rob Cowan.
Baritone: Dmitri Hvorostovsky
Conductor: Yuri Temirkanov
Conductor: Glinka Dances
Unknown: Musorgsky Songs
Unknown: Love Ivlevtravelsto
Unknown: Ivan Bunin
Translated By: David Richards
Read By: Paul Rhys.

: The Room Where the Blues Was Born

In the 1950s, from the boxes of 78rpm records stored under his bed at a YMCA hostel in Brooklyn, James McKune , an eccentric, white record collector, shaped what we think of today as the delta blues - the great black voices from the 1920s and 30s of Robert Johnson , Son House, Skip James and Charley Patton.
Historian Marybeth Hamilton tells McKune's story and charts the connections between record collectors and the music of passion, despair and alienation that emerged from the Mississippi Delta and spread around the world. With Greil Marcus , Luc Sante ,
Pete Whelan , Dick Spottswood and Morty Savada. Producer Tim Dee The current state ofthe blues is explored in The Death ofthe Blues? tomorrow at 9.15pm


Unknown: James McKune
Unknown: Robert Johnson
Unknown: Skip James
Unknown: Charley Patton.
Unknown: Marybeth Hamilton
Unknown: Greil Marcus
Unknown: Luc Sante
Unknown: Pete Whelan
Unknown: Dick Spottswood
Unknown: Morty Savada.
Producer: Tim Dee

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington with tracks from folk singer Pete Coe 's album In Paper Houses. And
Icelandic singer Bara Grimsdottirteams up with guitarist Chris Foster and accordionist John Kirkpatrick.


Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Singer: Pete Coe
Singer: Bara Grimsdottirteams
Guitarist: Chris Foster
Accordionist: John Kirkpatrick.

: Composers of the Week: CesarFranck and His Circle

3/5. Wagnerolatry. Donald Macleod describes the allure and all-pervading influence of Richard Wagner , at a time when Franck and his disciples were searching for a newdirection in French music. Rptd from wed


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Richard Wagner

: Through the Night

With John Shea. Corelli Sinfonia in D minor; Concerto da Camera in B flat, Op 6 No 11; Sonata a Quattro in G minor; Concerto da Chiesa in D. Op 6 No 4: Concerto da Camera in F. Op 6 No 12; Concerto da Chiesa in G minor, Op 6 No 8 (Christmas Concerto): Fuga a 4 (Utrecht Early Music Festival 2003) 2.15 Ugeti LuxAeterna
2.25 Szymanowski Masks. Op 34 2.50 Berlioz Les Nuits d'Ete. Op 7 3.20 Ravel Violin Sonata in G 3.40 Mozart String Quartet in D, K155 3.50 Weber Grand Duo
Concertant, Op 48 4.10 Rossini Overture: La Gazza Ladra 4.20 Wingfield Three Bulgarian Dances
4.25 Albeniz Spanish Suite, Op 4 7 4.50 Glinka Valse-
Fantaisie in B minor 5.00 Anonymous Four Renaissance Chansons 5.10 Moniuszko Polonaise (The Countess)
5.15 Chopin Polonaise-Fantaisie in A flat, Op 61
5.25 Wilbye 0 What Shall I Doe; Weepe Mine Eyes
5.30 Corelli Adagio 5.35 CPE Bach Oboe Sonata in C minor, Wq 78 (1st mvt) 5.40 Debussy Rondes de
Printemps (Images) 5.50 Puccini, transcr Epstein La
Bohème (excerpts) 6.00 Ruth W Henderson The Song My Paddle Sings 6.05 Brahms Violin Sonata No 2 in A, Op 100
6.25 Josquin des Prez Inviolata , Integra et Casta Es
6.30 Schubert Symphony No 3 in D, D200


Unknown: John Shea.
Unknown: Corelli Sinfonia
Unknown: Ugeti Luxaeterna
Unknown: Chopin Polonaise-Fantaisie
Unknown: Debussy Rondes
Unknown: Ruth W Henderson
Unknown: Prez Inviolata

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