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: Morning on 3

With Martin Handley. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Gluck Ballet: Semiramis Tafelmusik, conductor Bruno Weil
Beethoven Piano Sonata in E, Op 14 No 1 Richard Goode
8.00-9.00: Britten An American Overture City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, conductor Simon Rattle Janacek Pohadka
Mstislav Rostropovich (cello), Benjamin Britten (piano)


Unknown: Martin Handley.
Conductor: Bruno Weil
Unknown: Richard Goode
Conductor: Simon Rattle
Cello: Mstislav Rostropovich
Cello: Benjamin Britten

: The Cowan Collection

With Rob Cowan. Regularfeatures include The Innocent Ear and a Bargain Hunter
CD recommendation. Music also includes: Vivaldi Concerto in C, RV115 Concerto Italiano, conductor Rinaldo Alessandrini Bottesini Gran Duo Concertante
Luciano Vicari (violin), Lucio Buccarella (double bass), I Musici Schoenberg Theme and Variations, Op 43b
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor John Mauceri
Verdi Miserandi Avanzi; Ime Lunghi (Alzira) Carlo Bergonzi (tenor), Ambrosian Singers , New Philharmonia Orchestra/ Nello Santi Prokofiev, arr Icasto Piano Sonata No 7
(finale) Horacio Icasto (piano), Victor Merio (bass), Noah Shaye (drums)
Email your comments to: cowancollection@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Rinaldo Alessandrini
Violin: Luciano Vicari
Violin: Lucio Buccarella
Conductor: John Mauceri
Tenor: Carlo Bergonzi
Tenor: Ambrosian Singers
Unknown: Nello Santi
Piano: Horacio Icasto
Piano: Victor Merio
Bass: Noah Shaye

: Private Passions

Michael Berkeley 's guest this week is poet, author and broadcaster Michael Rosen. His musical passions include Beethoven, Mozart, Georges Brassens 's Le Parapluie and Billy Pigg playing the Northumbrian small-pipes.


Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Michael Rosen.
Unknown: Georges Brassens
Unknown: Billy Pigg

: The Early Music Show

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


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

: Sunday Gala

David Titterington gives a recital on the organ of the Royal Festival Hall, London, which this yearcelebrates its 50th birthday. Bruhns Praeludium in G
Bach Partita Diverse sopra Sei gegriisset, Jesugutig, BWV768
Stephen Montague Toccare Incandescent (first performance)
Litaize Prélude et Danse Fugu6e Eben Laudes


Unknown: David Titterington
Unknown: Stephen Montague
Unknown: Danse Fugu6e
Unknown: Eben Laudes

: Glyndebourne at 70

3/3. Championing the New
Peggy Reynolds explores Glyndebourne's commitment to contemporary works, including collaborations with Britten, the rediscovery of the operas of Janacek and commissions from composers such as Oliver Knussen and Jonathan Dove. Plus an interview with current
Chairman, Gus Christie. Producer Edward Blakeman


Unknown: Oliver Knussen
Unknown: Jonathan Dove.
Unknown: Gus Christie.
Producer: Edward Blakeman

: Three for All with Brian Kay

Brian Kay opens another bag of listeners' requests, including ballet music from
Adolphe Adam 's Giselle, Weber's Andante and Hungarian Rondo, and Bach's Brandenburg
Concerto No 2 in F. And there's an online vote for a Proms performance from the 1980s. Send in 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: Adolphe Adam

: New Generation Artists

Presented by Verity Sharp.
Chopin Ballade No 2 in F, Op 38; Polonaise-
Fantaisie in A flat, Op 61 Jonathan Biss (piano) Mozart Violin Sonata in A, K526
Janine Jansen , Jonathan Biss (piano)


Presented By: Verity Sharp.
Piano: Jonathan Biss
Unknown: Janine Jansen
Piano: Jonathan Biss

: BBC Proms 2004

Live from the Royal Albert Hall , London. Presented by Penny Gore .
Yuri Bashmet (viola), BBC Symphony urchestra, conductor Jukka-Pekka Saraste Enescu Romanian Rhapsody No 1 Bartok Viola Concerto
7.10 Twenty Minutes: Not about Luck
Novelist Sandra Newman answered an advert and ended up travelling the world in a team of card players, trying to beat casinos at their own game. In this talk, she turns a professional eye on great gambling scenes of world literature.
7.30 Debussy, orch Koechlin Khamma Lutoslawski Concerto for Orchestra


Unknown: Royal Albert Hall
Presented By: Penny Gore
Viola: Yuri Bashmet
Conductor: Jukka-Pekka Saraste
Unknown: Sandra Newman

: Drama on 3: Elmina's Kitchen

By Kwame Kwei-Armah . Ex-boxer Deli runs a cafe in Hackney. Keeping his son safe, his business alive, and staying out of trouble, is a full time job in East London's notorious "murder mile". Contains strong language.
DirectorClaire Grove
The RT Interview with Kwame Kwei-Armah : p22


Unknown: Kwame Kwei-Armah
Director: Claire Grove
Unknown: Kwame Kwei-Armah
Deli: Paterson Joseph
Digger: Shaun Parkes
Anastasia: Dona Croll
Ashley: Emmanuel Idowu
Clifton: George Harris
Baygee: Oscar James

: Andy Kershaw in the "Axis of Evil"

2/3. Continuing his tour around the countries branded by President Bush as the "axis of evil", last year Andy Kershaw made the first radio documentary by an outsider in North Korea. There's music for cabbage soup, endless songs for the" Dear and Great Leaders", and catchy numbers such as She Is a Discharged Soldier; We Safeguard the Nerve-Centre of the Revolution with Desperate Courage, and The Accordionist Has Come. Revised


Unknown: Andy Kershaw

: Composer of the Week: KarolSzymanowski (1882-1937)

1/5. In his early 20s, Szymanowski fell in with a group of fellow Poles with a generous musical patron. Donald Macleod introduces some of Szymanowski's earliest works, when he looked towards Germany for musical inspiration.
Etudes, Op 4 No 2; Blessed Is That Time (Three Fragments from poems by Jan Kasprowicz , Op 5); Symphony No 2 Repeated from Monday


Introduces: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Jan Kasprowicz

: Through the Night

With John Shea.
Elgar The Dream of Gerontius
Jane Irwin (mezzo), Jeffrey Lloyd-Roberts (tenor),
Jonathan Lemalu (baritone), City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus, BBC Philharmonic, conductor VassilySinaisky
2.35 Bach Chorale Prelude: Allein Gott in der Hoh sei Ehr, BWV663 2.45Telemann Oboe Sonata in B flat(Essercizii Musici) 2.55Auletta Harpsichord Concerto
3.15 Haydn Symphony No 94 in G (Surprise)
3.40 Stravinsky Danses Concertantes
4.00 Prokofiev, arr Heifetz March: The Love for Three
Oranges 4.00 Beethoven Country Dance, WoO15 No 1
4.05 JB Cardon Harp Sonata, Op 7 No 4 4.15 Quantz Trio Sonata in A 4.25 A Scarlatti Cantata: Ero e Leandro
4.40 Durufle Quatre Motets surdes Thèmes Grégoriens, Op 10 4.45 Chopin Scherzo No 1 in 8 minor, Op 20
5.00 Homeman Overture: A Hero's Life 5.10 Byrd In
Fields Abroad 5.15 Pederson Pratum Spirituale (excerpts)
5.25 Burkhard Suite en Miniature. Op 71 No 2
5.30 RW Henderson Gloria 5.40 Musorgsky, arr Rimsky-Korsakov A Night on the Bare Mountain
5.50 Grieg Lyric Pieces, Opp 12 and 38 (excerpts)
6.10 Dobrzynski String Quartet No 1 in E minor. Op 7
6.40 Roussel Suite: Le Festin de /'Araignée, Op 17


Unknown: John Shea.
Tenor: Jeffrey Lloyd-Roberts
Baritone: Jonathan Lemalu
Unknown: Allein Gott

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