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: Morning on 3

With Louise Fryer. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Mozart Symphony No 1 in Eflat, K16 Academy of Ancient Music, conductor
Christopher Hogwood Liszt Von der Wiege bis zumGrabe Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, conductor Kurt Masur
8.00-9.00: Ireland A London Overture LSO, conductor John Barbirolli JC Bach Quintet in D for flute, oboe, violin, cello and keyboard, Op 22 No 1 The English Concert


Unknown: Louise Fryer.
Conductor: Christopher Hogwood Liszt von Der Wiege
Conductor: Kurt Masur
Conductor: John Barbirolli

: The Cowan Collection

With Rob Cowan. Regular features include The Innocent Ear and a Bargain Hunter
CD recommendation. Plus the recording of Puccini's Madama Butterfly recommended in yesterday's CD Review. Other music includes: Bernstein Overture: Candide Boston Pops Orchestra, conductor John Williams
Saint-Saens Cello Concerto No 1 in A minor Zara Nelsova , LPO, conductor Adrian Boult Mozart Symphony No 25 in G minor, K183 Rome RAI Symphony Orchestra, conductor Peter Maag
Haydn Piano Sonata in Eflat, H XVI 52 Lili Kraus Milhaud La Cheminée du Roi Rene
French National Radio Orchestra Wind Quintet Email your comments to: cowancollection@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: John Williams
Unknown: Zara Nelsova
Conductor: Adrian Boult
Conductor: Peter Maag

: Private Passions

Michael Berkeley 's guest isjournalist and broadcaster Mark Tully. His musical passions include sacred vocal music by Bruckner and John Tavener , Indian classical music, and jazz from Benny Goodman.


Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Mark Tully.
Unknown: John Tavener
Unknown: Benny Goodman.

: The Early Music Show

Canciones portos
Reyes Catherine Bott and friends perform a selection of villancicos, romances and dances from the Cancionero Musical de Palacio - the music book from the court of late 15th-century
Spanish monarchs Ferdinand and Isabella - in a concert recorded earlierthis month in Belfast.


Unknown: Reyes Catherine Bott

: Sunday Gala

Stephanie Hughes introduces a concertfrom Symphony Hall, Birmingham, given by resident organist Thomas Trotter.
Bach Prelude and Fugue in E flat, BWV552 (StAnne)
Mozart Adagio and Allegro, K594
MacMillan Le Tombeau de Georges Rouault (first performance)
Stravinsky, arr Trotter Three Movements from Petrushka
Wammes Miroir
Liszt Prelude and Fugue on the name BACH


Introduces: Stephanie Hughes
Organist: Thomas Trotter.
Unknown: Mozart Adagio

: Sounding the Soul

4/4. Paul Robertson , former leader of the Medici Quartet, explores music's capacity to promote wellbeing and identity through works such as Beethoven's Fidelio, Janacek's Glagolitic Mass, and an extraordinary recording of Paul Nordoff , pioneer of modern music therapy. Producer Michael Surcombe


Unknown: Paul Robertson
Unknown: Paul Nordoff
Producer: Michael Surcombe

: Three for All with Brian Kay

This week's listeners' requests include
16-year-old BBC Young Musician of the Year Nicola Benedetti 's winning performance of Szymanowski's First Violin Concerto; plus soprano Joan Hammond , tenor Peter Pears and horn-player Dennis Brain in Schubert's Aufdem Strom , D943.
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: Nicola Benedetti
Soprano: Joan Hammond
Tenor: Peter Pears
Horn-Player: Dennis Brain
Unknown: Aufdem Strom

: lebrecht.live

Who's Got the Power?
Norman Lebrecht chairs another provocative debate on a current topic in the arts world.
With major record labels opting out of classical music and many artist agencies now losing money, who's taking charge of the classical music industry? Will the internetcreate diversity or merely follow mass taste? Who has got the new ideas? Will there ever be new money? Send in your views, comments or queries:
EMAIL: lebrecht.live@bbc.co.uk Address: LebrechtLive, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA Phone (from 5pm): [number removed]


Unknown: Norman Lebrecht

: Performance on 3

Listen Up!
Martin Handley presents a recital given yesterday at the Westmorland Hall in Kendal, Cumbria. Stephen Varcoe (baritone), Ruth Killius (viola), Northern Sinfonia, director Thomas Zehetmair (violin) Rebel Les Elemens
Bach Cantata No 82: Ich habegenug
Mozart Sinfonia Concertante in Eflat, K364,


Unknown: Martin Handley
Baritone: Cumbria. Stephen Varcoe
Baritone: Ruth Killius
Violin: Thomas Zehetmair

: Drama on 3: Hippomania

A fantasy by Snoo Wilson springing from the heady time in Second World War Dublin, when John Betieman was attracting the suspicious attention of the IRA.
Other parts played by Alex Tregear , Emily Wachter , Jason Chan , Robert Hastie and Stuart McLoughlin Music director Jay Owen Director Ned Chaillet


Unknown: Snoo Wilson
Unknown: John Betieman
Played By: Alex Tregear
Played By: Emily Wachter
Played By: Jason Chan
Played By: Robert Hastie
Played By: Stuart McLoughlin
Director: Jay Owen Director Ned Chaillet
John Betjeman: Anthony Calf
Penelope: Anastasia Hille
Edna: Patricia Leventon
Sir Oswald Mosely: Andrew Woodall
Diana Mosley: Victoria Woodward
Betterton/Lord Powerscourt: Ian Masters
Officer MI6/Sweney: Owen Sharpe
Susan Hilton: Katherine Igoe
James Blair/Declan: Stephen Hogan
Dannan: Renee Weldon
Bridy: Aoife McMahon
Titanicus: Gerard Murphy
Eamon de Valera/MacNamara: John Rogan
Laurence Olivier: Nicholas Boulton
Olawalu: Jimmy Aklngbola
Princess Sobietska Ndidi: Del Fattl
Conor: Andrew Scott
GuyBurgess: Tam Williams
Evelyn Waugh: Snoo Wilson

: Sunday Feature: Nile Lands

3/4. Sudan. Zeinab Badawi continues her cultural journey through countries connected by the Nile. Today she visits Sudan, whose past has been dominated by the confluence of the Blue Nile and the White Nile. Producer Virginia Crompton


Producer: Virginia Crompton

: Andy Kershaw

Andy Kershaw travels to Liverpool to catch up with his old friends Half Man Half Biscuit, the band behind such classics as £24.99 from Argos, Tonight Matthew I 'm Going to Be With Jesus and Trouble over Bridgwater.


Unknown: Andy Kershaw

: Composer of the Week: Jean Sibelius (1865-1957) - the Path to the Symphony

1/5. 1892-3. Donald Macleod charts the decade leading up to Sibelius's First Symphony. Repeated from Monday


Unknown: Donald MacLeod

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. Verdi Missa da Requiem
2.25 C Schumann Variations on a theme ofR Schumann
2.30 Tchaikovsky Fantasy Overture: Romeo and Juliet
2.55 Shostakovich ViolinSonata , Op 134 3.25Berio Folk Songs 3.50 Bizet Carmen: Suite No 2 4.05 Uszt Hungarian Rhapsody No 3 4.10 Marais Les Folies d'Espagne
4.20 Bach Chorale Prelude: Schmucke dich, 0 liebe Seele, BWV654 4.30 Provenzale La Colomba Ferita (excerpts)
4.45 Cavalli Giasone (excerpts) 4. SO Haydn Overture: Lo Speziale 5.00 Wilbye Draw On Sweet Night 5.05 Telemann Es wird ein unbarmherzig Gericht 5.15 Vivaldi Violin
Concerto in F minor, RV297 (Winter) (The Four Seasons)
5.20 Handel Mi Palpita il Cor 5.35 Mozart Variations on Ah! Vous Dirai-je . Maman. K265 5.50 Wagner Good Friday Music (Parsifal) 6.00 Pauls For Liepaja (ZiedonisPuns)
6.05 Bartok Dance Suite 6.20 Milhaud La Création du Monde 6.40 Saint-Saens Septet in E flat, Op 65


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Verdi Missa
Unknown: Shostakovich Violinsonata
Unknown: Cavalli Giasone
Unknown: Lo Speziale
Unknown: Handel Mi Palpita
Unknown: Vous Dirai-Je

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