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: Morning on 3

Presented by Penny Gore . Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Dubois Toccata Quintessence Transverse Flute Ensemble, Leipzig Dyson Rhapsody No 1 Divertimenti
Glazunov Saxophone Concerto in E flat
John Harle , Academy of St Martin in the Reids, conductor Neville Marriner
8.30-10.00: Arnold Organ Concerto UlrikSpang-Hanssen,
Royal Aarhus Academy of Music Symphony Orchestra, conductor Douglas Bostock Grieg Symphony in C minor
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Ole Kristian Ruud


Presented By: Penny Gore
Unknown: John Harle
Conductor: Neville Marriner
Conductor: Douglas Bostock
Conductor: Grieg Symphony
Conductor: Ole Kristian Ruud

: CD Masters

Presented by Jonathan Swain. Monteverdi Toccata: L 'Or feo
Vienna Concentus Musicus, director Nikolaus Harnoncourt
10.04 Barber Piano Sonata, Op 26 John Browning
10.27 Monteverdi L 'Orfeo. Act 2 Soloists, Capella Antiqua , Munich, Vienna Concentus Musicus , director Nikolaus Harnoncourt
10.53 Nancarrow Studies for player piano, Nos 3a, 3c, 3d, 9 and 40b Nancarrow's own Ampico player piano; Joanna MacGregor , Helena Bugallo and Amy Williams (pianos)
11.11 Chopin, orch Douglas Les Sylphides (excerpts) Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Robert Irving
11.29 Vivaldi Violin Concerto in G minor, RV315 (Summer) (The Four Seasons) Alice Harnoncourt.
Vienna Concentus Musicus, director Nikolaus Harnoncourt
11.42 Crumb Makrokosmos , Volume 1 Part 3 Robert Nasveld (piano/vocalisations)


Presented By: Jonathan Swain.
Director: Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Unknown: John Browning
Soloists: Capella Antiqua
Unknown: Vienna Concentus Musicus
Director: Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Piano: Joanna MacGregor
Piano: Helena Bugallo
Pianos: Amy Williams
Unknown: Douglas Les Sylphides
Conductor: Robert Irving
Unknown: Alice Harnoncourt.
Director: Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Director: Crumb Makrokosmos

: Composer of the Week: Hoist

4/5. Donald MacLeod looks at some of the music Holst wrote for particular occasions or special commissions, including a test piece for the National Brass Band Championships in 1928, aworkforthe BBC's Wireless Military Band, and one of his few chamber works. Ballet music: The Perfect Fool
Philharmonia, conductor Barry Wordsworth Terzetto for flute, oboe and cello Huntingdon Trio A Moorside Suite
Grimethorpe Colliery Band, conductor Elgar Howarth Hammersmith, Op 52
London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Richard Hickox
Repeated on Wednesday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: Barry Wordsworth
Conductor: Richard Hickox

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

A concert given at the Wigmore Hall, London, in May. Presented by Fiona Talkington. Takacs Quartet
Bartok String Quartet No 3
Beethoven String Quartet in E flat, Op 127


Presented By: Fiona Talkington.

: Afternoon Performance

Philharmonic Antoine Tamestit (viola), conductor Vassily Sinaisky
Presented by Tommy Pearson , live from Studio 7 in Manchester.
Rossini Overture: William Tell
Walton Viola Concerto
Tchaikovsky Suite No 3 in G, Op 55


Viola: Philharmonic Antoine Tamestit
Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky
Presented By: Tommy Pearson

: Making Tracks

Today Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson 's choice for younger listeners includes music from the film SPYkids and a devil's dance.


Unknown: Angellica Bell
Unknown: Adrian Dickson

: Brian Kay's Light Programme

Barry Wordsworth conducts the Royal Ballet Sinfonia in a selection from Gavin Gordon 's
The Rake's Progress. Sidney Torch appears as conductor and arranger and there's music by Lionel Monckton , Len Stevens , EricCoates, Haydn Wood and LeroyAnderson.


Unknown: Barry Wordsworth
Unknown: Gavin Gordon
Music By: Lionel Monckton
Music By: Len Stevens
Unknown: Haydn Wood

: In Tune

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


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Listen Up!
Live from Bridgewater Hall in Manchester, the Halle are joined by mezzo Alice Coote for Elgar's haunting evocations of the sea.
Alice Coote (mezzo), Halle, conductor Mark Elder Wagner Overture: Rienzi Elgar Sea Pictures, Op 37
8.10 Twenty Minutes: Midlands and the North Petroc Trelawny investigates some of the ways in which orchestras - amateur and professional - serve their local communities in the Midlands and the north of England.
8.30 Rachmanlnov Symphony No 2 in E minor


Unknown: Alice Coote
Unknown: Alice Coote
Conductor: Mark Elder

: The Wire

The Gate
By Jeremy Howe. Set in a fictional police state, scientists in a psychological research institute try to channel the energy of a man's obsession with his past. Can his extraordinary powers of recall be used to send him into the future?
Composer John Hardy Director Alison Hindell


Unknown: Jeremy Howe.
Unknown: John Hardy
Director: Alison Hindell
The Storyteller: Will Houston
The Questioner: Nigel Anthony
Charlotte: Rachel Joyce
Jim: Stuart McLoughlin

: Vote with Your Ears: the British Composer Awards 2004

Joseph Phibbs Lumina BBCSO, conductor Leonard Slatkin
Register your vote either online: bbc.co.uk/radio3/ or by phone: [number removed] For details see Monday


Conductor: Joseph Phibbs
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin

: Late Junction

Including music by Brazilian singer Vinicius Cantuaria, French composer of musique concrete
Bernard Parmegiani , and Alexander Knaifel 's LuxAeterna performed by cellists Patrick and Thomas Demenga. Presented by Verity Sharp.


Unknown: Bernard Parmegiani
Unknown: Alexander Knaifel
Unknown: Thomas Demenga.
Presented By: Verity Sharp.

: Composers of the Week:The Court of Louis XIV

5/5. Donald Macleod focuses on the changing face of music at the French court during the last years of Louis XIV's reign. Repeated from Friday


Unknown: Donald MacLeod

: Through the Night

Susan Sharpe marks Croatian National Day.
Varazdin Chamber Orchestra, conductor Leon Spierer BJellnskl Plaisanteries Mozart Serenata Nottuma in D, K230 Schubert, arr Mahler String Quartet in D minor, D810 (Death and the Maiden) 2.00 Lhotka Frescoes
2.50 CPE Bach Flute Concerto in G. Wql69 3.15 Mozart String Quartet in B flat. K589 3.40 JM Kraus Symphony in C minor(Symphonie Funebre) 4.00 Gemlnlanl Concerto Concerto in D, Op 7 No 1 4.10 Odak Madrigal. Op 11
4.15 Larsson Piano Concertino, Op 45 No 12 4.30
Saeverud Tone's Lullaby (Tunes and Dances from Siljustol: Suite No 4, Op 25) 4.35 John Thomas TheMinstrel 's Adieu to His Native Land 4.40 Lassus Luxuriosa Res
Vinum; Aurora Lucis Rutilat 4.50 Rossini Overture: The
Barber of Seville 5.00 A Sorkocevlc Sonata in C for piano duet 5.15Cecchlnl Deh Non Partir Mia Ciori; Vezzosette Mie Nimfe 5.20 Giuliani Variations for guitar and violin.
Op 81 5.30 Tarbuk Variations on a theme from Medimurje
5.40 Gluck Dance of the Blessed Spirits (Orfeo ed Euridice)
5.45 Traditional, arr Petrinjak Six Renaissance Dances
5.55 Bersa Lenka's Aria (Fire, Act 2) 6.00 Cossetto Two Dances (Green George) 6.10 Parac Symphony
6.30 Papandopulo Rapsodia Concertante
6.45 Usinskl Grand Overture No 7


Unknown: Susan Sharpe
Conductor: Leon Spierer
Unknown: John Thomas Theminstrel
Unknown: Aurora Lucis Rutilat

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