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: Morning on 3

With Louise Fryer. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Beethoven Duo in F, WoO2 7 No 2 Leclair Violin Sonata in D, Op 9 No 3
8.00-9.00: Arnold Brass Quintet, Op 73 Liszt Battle of the Huns
Full details of Morningon3's music are posted at www.bbc. co.uk/radio3/playlists on the day of transmission PHONE: [number removed] email: morningon3@bbc.co.uk Address: Momingon 3, BBC Radio 3. Broadcasting House, London W1A1AA

Contributors

Unknown: Louise Fryer.

: CD Review

Andrew McGregor plays some of this month's classical music CD releases.
9.30 Buildinga Library: Rodney Milnes makes a recommendation from the available recordings of Puccini's Madama Butterfly.
10.15 A round-up of recent reissues.
10.45 Stephen Johnson reviews new orchestral releases, including Messiaen's
Eclairs sur l'Au-delà from Simon Rattle and the Berlin PO, Bruckner's Seventh Symphony from Philippe Herreweghe andtheChamps-Elysees Orchestra, and Robert Simpson 's llth
Symphony from the City of London Sinfonia conducted by Matthew Taylor.
11.15 An interview with Martin Baker , master of music at Westminster Cathedral, who talks about the choir's recent recordings of music by Maxwell Davies , MacMillan and Victoria.
11.45 The Listening Booth: Yourchanceto request some of the latest CD releases from the list on the programme website .
12.30 Disc of the Week: All'lmprowiso - Ciaccone, Bergamasche, eunPo' di Follie
(excerpts) Lucilla Galeazzi and Marco Beasley (singers), Gianluigi Trovesi (clarinet),
L' Arpeggiata, director Christina Pluhar (harp/theorbo)
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: Rodney Milnes
Unknown: Stephen Johnson
Unknown: Simon Rattle
Unknown: Philippe Herreweghe
Unknown: Robert Simpson
Conducted By: Matthew Taylor.
Unknown: Martin Baker
Music By: Maxwell Davies
Unknown: Lucilla Galeazzi
Singers: Marco Beasley
Singers: Gianluigi Trovesi
Harp: Christina Pluhar

: The Early Music Show

Rappresentatione diAnima, et di Corpo Emiliode ' Cavalieri's sacred opera is the earliest surviving play set entirely to music. Lucie Skeaping presents highlights of a performance given by L'Arpeggiata, directed by Christina Pluhar , at the Utrecht Early Music Festival last month.

Contributors

Unknown: Corpo Emiliode
Directed By: Christina Pluhar

: Discovering Music

Beethoven 's Symphony No 4 in B flat
The Fourth is not always the most highly regarded of Beethoven's symphonies.
Stephen Johnson searches forthe innovative touches of orchestration that for him make the work as absorbing as the Eroica and the Fifth. The BBC Philharmonic is conducted by Gianandrea Noseda and Jason Lai.

Contributors

Unknown: Stephen Johnson
Conducted By: Gianandrea Noseda
Conducted By: Jason Lai.

: World Routes

New CDs from the Arab world are reviewed by SamirFarah. There's also a report from the Rainforest World Music Festival in Borneo, and a studio session from Portuguese fado singer Cristina Branco. Introduced by Lucy Duran.

Contributors

Singer: Cristina Branco.
Introduced By: Lucy Duran.

: Jazz Line-Up

Stacey Kent presents the show from New York, where she is performing at the Algonquin
Hotel's Oak Room. She finds out who's in town and listens to their latest CD releases.

Contributors

Unknown: Stacey Kent

: 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

Sketches of Gil
3/3. David Sanborn looks at the great composer, arranger and bandleader Gil Evans 's work in the early 1970s with his electric big band, in which he used synthesizers and electric guitars to create the trademark sound he formerly acheived with brass. With contributions from members Of the band. Producer JobyWaldman

Contributors

Unknown: David Sanborn
Unknown: Gil Evans

: Steven Osborne

The pianist performs Brahms's Rhapsody in B minor, Op 79 No 1, and Schubert's Piano Sonata in B flat, D960.

: Opera on 3

The Greek Passion
I Charles Mackerras conducts Covent
Garden's Olivier Award-winning production of Martinu's last major work. A group of modern Greek villagers put on a Passion play, but as the threatening presence of refugees divides the village, they find themselves gradually taken over by their roles. Manolios, cast as Jesus, and Katerina, the village's Mary Magdalen , seek to welcome and comfortthe visitors, against the will of Priest Grigoris and the village elders. Presented by Stephanie Hughes.
Royal Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Charles Mackerras
Acts land 2
8.35 Interval: The Heroic Pessimist
Peter Mackridge talks to Piers Burton-Page about Nikos Kazantakis , on whose novel, Christ Recrucified , Martinu's opera is based.
9.00 Acts 3 and 4

Contributors

Unknown: Charles MacKerras
Unknown: Mary Magdalen
Presented By: Stephanie Hughes.
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Talks: Peter MacKridge
Unknown: Piers Burton-Page
Unknown: Nikos Kazantakis
Unknown: Christ Recrucified
Manolios: Christopher Ventris (tenor)
Katerina: Marie McLaughlin (soprano)
Panait: Douglas Nasrawi (tenor)
Grigoris: Peter Sidhom (baritone)
Fotis: Willard W White (bass-Baritone)
Yannakos: Timothy Robinson (tenor)
Nikolio: James Edwards (tenor)
Lenio: Juanita Lascarro (soprano)

: The Verb

Hanif Kureishi performs a musical dramatisation of his own short story Remember This Moment, Remember Us, and Peter Blegvad returns with another eartoon. Presented by Ian McMillan. Producer Martin Smith

Contributors

Unknown: Hanif Kureishi
Unknown: Peter Blegvad
Presented By: Ian McMillan.
Producer: Martin Smith

: Hear and Now

Vale of Glamorgan Festival
Sarah Walker presents a concert by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales conducted by Grant Llewellyn.
David Lang FUR (first performance; Radio 3 commission) With Andrew Zolinsky (piano)
Elliott Carter Oboe Concerto With David Cowley Michael Daugherty Sunset Strip
Michael Torke Ballet: Ecstatic Orange
Plus music for solo percussion performed by Colin Currie at the Spitalfields Festival in London, including works by Roberto Maggio , David Lang , and the first performance of Be by Dai Fujikura.

Contributors

Conducted By: Grant Llewellyn.
Conducted By: David Lang
Piano: Andrew Zolinsky
Oboe: Elliott Carter
Unknown: David Cowley
Unknown: Michael Daugherty
Unknown: Michael Torke
Unknown: Colin Currie
Unknown: Roberto Maggio
Unknown: David Lang
Unknown: Dai Fujikura.

: Through the Night

Presented by Jonathan Swain.
Beethoven Piano Concerto No 3 in C minor Schumann Cello Concerto in A minor Lalo Symphonie Espagnole. Op 21
2.35 Dlepenbrock Recueillement ; Celebritat
2.45 Mozart Violin Sonata in B flat, K454 3.05 Brahms Alto Rhapsody, Op 53 3.20 Sibelius Symphony No 2
4.05 Schubert Impromptu No 3 in G flat, D899
4.10 Berezovsky Cast Me Not Off the Time of My Old Age
4.20 Kuula Sorrow. Op 22 No 2 4.30 Madetoja Kullervo , Op 15 4.45 Mackeben Schlafe , mein Geliebter!
4.45 Purcell Four Dances (Abdelazer) 4.50 Janequin La Chasse 5.00 Undberg Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day? 5.05 Vivaldi Violin Concerto in F, RV293 (Autumn) (The Four Seasons) 5.15 Poulenc Quatre Motets pour le Temps de Noel 5.25 Franck Pièce Héroïque in B minor
5.35 Tchaikovsky You Look So Sad.... I Love You (Queen of Spades) 5.40 Brumby Festival Overture on Australian Themes 5.50 Bemart de Ventadom En Consirieret en
Esmai 5.55 Locatelli Concerto Grosso in E flat, Op 7 No 6 (HPianto d Anana) 6.10 Machaut La Messe de Nostre Dame 6.40 Beethoven Piano Sonata in C sharp minor, Op 27 No 2 (Moonlight)

Contributors

Presented By: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Dlepenbrock Recueillement
Unknown: Madetoja Kullervo
Unknown: MacKeben Schlafe
Unknown: Janequin La Chasse








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