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: Morning on 3

Presented by Sandy Burnett. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Mozart Flute Quartet in G, K285a James Galway (flute), Members of the Tokyo
Quartet Dowland A Fancy Jakob Lindberg (lute) Brahms Alto Rhapsody, Op 53 Grace Hoffman (mezzo), Bavarian Radio Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Rafael Kubelik
8.30-10.00: Uszt Après une Lecture du Dante (AnneesdePelerinage, Year 2) Jorge Bolet
(piano) Elgar Dream Children BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andrew Davis
Janacek String Quartet No 2 (Intimate Letters) Smetana Quartet


Presented By: Sandy Burnett.
Unknown: Jakob Lindberg
Conductor: Rafael Kubelik
Piano: Jorge Bolet
Conductor: Andrew Davis

: CD Masters

Presented by Rob Cowan. Berlioz Scene d 'Amour (Romeo et Juliette) Boston SO , conductor Charles Munch
10.15 Schubert Die Forelle, 0550; Nacht und Traüme, 0827; Der Jüngling und der Tod , 0545; Geheimes, 0719; Das Lied im Grunen, D91 7 Elisabeth Schumann (soprano),
George Reeves , Gerald Moore , Leo Rosenek , Elizabeth Coleman , Karl Alwin (pianos)
10.31 Beethoven Symphony No 1 in C Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, conductor lona Brown
10.58 Schubert Liebesbotschaft , D957 No 1; DerJunglinganderQuelle, D300;
Der Wanderer an derMond, D870; Erster Verlust , D226;DerSchiffer, D536
Gerard Souzay (baritone), Jacqueline Bonneau (piano)
11.11 Nielsen Symphony No 6 (Sinfonia
Semplice) Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Michael Schonwandt
11.47 Schubert Der Ungluckliche , D713 Hans Hotter (bass-baritone), Michael Raucheisen (piano)


Presented By: Rob Cowan. Berlioz
Conductor: Boston So
Conductor: Charles Munch
Unknown: Der Tod
Soprano: Elisabeth Schumann
Soprano: George Reeves
Soprano: Gerald Moore
Soprano: Leo Rosenek
Soprano: Elizabeth Coleman
Pianos: Karl Alwin
Conductor: Lona Brown
Conductor: Schubert Liebesbotschaft
Unknown: Erster Verlust
Baritone: Gerard Souzay
Baritone: Jacqueline Bonneau
Conductor: Michael Schonwandt
Conductor: Schubert Der Ungluckliche
Piano: Michael Raucheisen

: Composers of the Week:The Court of Louis XIV

4/5. At Versailles entertainment and extravagance was away of life, but this everyday magnificence was surpassed by Louis XIV's grand divertissements.
Donald Macleod describes the overwhelming effect of these massive celebrations of the King's glory. Philidor La Marche Royal
La Simphonie du Marais, director Hugo Reyne Lully Prélude pour les Trompettes; Chantons les Plaisirs Charmants (Psyche)
Les Arts Florissants, director William Christie Le Divertissement Royal (excerpts) Le Concert des Nations, director Jordi Savall
Desmarest Te Deum de Paris
Le Concert Spirituel, director Herve Niquet Repeated on Wednesday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Director: William Christie
Director: Jordi Savall
Director: Herve Niquet

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another concert from last year's season at the Wigmore Hall, London.
Presented by Fiona Talkington. Tokyo Quartet
Schubert String Quartet in C, D46
Beethoven String Quartet in C, Op 59 No 3 (Razumovsky)


Presented By: Fiona Talkington. Tokyo

: Afternoon Performance

BBC Symphony Orchestra
Presented by Edward Seckerson. Elgar Suite: The Wand of Youth Conductor Martyn Brabbins
Bartok Violin Concerto No 2 Leonidas
Kavakos (violin), conductor David Robertson Dvorak Symphony No 7 in D minor Conductor Jukka-Pekka Saraste


Presented By: Edward Seckerson.
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Conductor: David Robertson
Conductor: Jukka-Pekka Saraste

: Making Tracks

Today Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson 's choice for younger listeners includes
Hungarian music, a grand opera chorus and music from the film Superman.


Unknown: Angellica Bell
Unknown: Adrian Dickson

: Brian Kay's Light Programme

Brian Kay 's selection today features
Ernst Fischer 's suite In Vino Veritas, two pieces from Roger Roger , and Peter Hope showing his skills as composer and arranger.


Unknown: Brian Kay
Unknown: Ernst Fischer
Unknown: Roger Roger
Unknown: Peter Hope

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music, interviews and arts news.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Listen Up!
Verity Sharp presents a concert given last night at the Lighthouse in Poole, Dorset, featuring two of Brahms's greatest works for soloists, chorus and orchestra.
Susan Gritton (soprano), Sebastian Noack (baritone), Bournemouth Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Marin Alsop

Brahms Triumphlied, Op 55; Ein Deutsches Requiem


Unknown: Verity Sharp
Soprano: Susan Gritton
Soprano: Sebastian Noack
Conductor: Marin Alsop
Conductor: Brahms Triumphlied

: Night Waves

Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams talks frankly to Philip Dodd about his personal journey through the political and cultural landmarks of Irish Republicanism, and about reconciliation. He describes the heavyweight of history on the Irish psyche and the extent to which that weight has been lifted by the recent peace process. And he discusses the vital role of Irish language, poetry and culture in the formative beliefs of the Republican movement. Producer Anthony Denselow


Leader: Gerry Adams
Unknown: Philip Dodd
Producer: Anthony Denselow

: Vote with Your Ears: the British Composer Awards 2004

8/12. Vic Hoyland Qibti BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andrew Davis
Register your vote either online: www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/ or by phone: [number removed] For details see Monday


Unknown: Vic Hoyland
Conductor: Andrew Davis

: Late Junction

Gamelan music from central Java, Moroccan melhoun music from Mohamed Amenzou , and emotive electronics from Christian Fennesz. Presented by Verity Sharp.


Unknown: Mohamed Amenzou
Unknown: Christian Fennesz.
Presented By: Verity Sharp.

: Composer of the Week:Sibelius - the Path to the Symphony

5/5. 1899. By the end of the century,
Russia's dominance in Finland was provoking protest, to which Sibelius made powerful contributions. For the composer, the long-contemplated First Symphony marked both a culmination and a fresh start. Presented by Donald Macleod. Repeated from Friday


Presented By: Donald MacLeod.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Mozart Overture: The Abduction from the Seraglio
Strauss Four Last Songs Brahms Symphony No 1 in C minor Ragnhild Heiland Sorensen (soprano), Norwegian Radio Orchestra, conductor Milan Horvat 2.15
Schumann Dichterliebe , Op 48 2.45 Zarebski Piano Quintet in G minor, Op 34 3.20 Rachmaninov Moments Musicaux, Op 16
3.50 Lipinski Violin Concerto No 4 in A, Op 32
4.05 Matteis/Anon: Arie e Passaggi ad Imitatione della Trombetta: Five Playford Marches; Chaconne: Plaint; Ecchi
4.15 A Gabrleli Sento un Rumor 4.20 Krebs Praelude and Fugue in B flat 4.30 Wldor Flute Suite, Op 34 4.50 Grainger Hill Song No 2; Colleen Dhas 5.00 Glazunov Barcarolle in D flat, Op 22 No 1 Trad, arr Wlkander Spread Your
Fragrance, Lilac White; The Fine Crystal 5.05 Strauss Das warsehrgut; Dann aber, wie ich Siegespurt hab' hierim Finstern steh 'n (Arabella) 5.10 Vaughan Williams Romance 5.20 Lassus Dulces Exuviae 5.25 Byrd Goodnight Ground in C (My Lady Nevell Book)
5.35 Tavener Funeral Ikos 5.40 Giustlnl Piano Sonata in F, Op 1 No 6 5.55 Bach Overture: Orchestral Suite No 1 in C, BWV1066 6.05 JC Bach Quinte in F. Op 11 No 3
6.15 Debussy Chansons de Bilitis 6.20 Stants String
Quartet No 2 6.35 Beethoven Piano Sonata in A, Op 101


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Soprano: Heiland Sorensen
Unknown: Schumann Dichterliebe
Unknown: Gabrleli Sento
Unknown: Krebs Praelude
Unknown: Colleen Dhas
Unknown: Glazunov Barcarolle
Unknown: Strauss Das

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