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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Dvorak Slavonic Rhapsody, Op 45 No 1 Czech PO, conductor Vaclav Neumann
Haydn TeDeum , HXXIII2 NamurChamberChoir, La Petite Bande , director Sigiswald Kuijken
8.30-10.00: Mozart Piano Sonata in B flat, K570 Andreas Haefliger Brumel Agnus Dei
Jan Garbarek (saxophone), Hilliard Ensemble Poulenc Organ Concerto
Gillian Weir, English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Raymond Leppard


Conductor: Vaclav Neumann
Conductor: Haydn Tedeum
Unknown: La Petite Bande
Unknown: Jan Garbarek
Conductor: Raymond Leppard

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Handel Water Music: Suite in F
Vienna Concentus Musicus, conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt
10.28 Rzewski Variations on El Pueblo Unido
Jamas Sera Vencido
Marc-Andre Hamelin (piano)
11.25 Handel Belshazzar , Act 2 Scene 2 Felicity Palmer (soprano), Paul Esswood
(countertenor), Robert Tear (tenor), Stockholm Chamber Choir, Vienna Concentus Musicus, director Nikolaus Harnoncourt


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Unknown: El Pueblo Unido
Unknown: Jamas Sera Vencido
Piano: Marc-Andre Hamelin
Piano: Handel Belshazzar
Soprano: Paul Esswood
Director: Nikolaus Harnoncourt

: Composer of the Week: Holst

5/5. In 1931, while on a lecturing tour at Harvard University, Holst became ill, and his health was in steady decline from then on. Nonetheless, he composed some of his most original music in his last months. His last works were the beautiful Lyric Movement for viola and orchestra, and a scherzo for a symphony that was never completed.
Prelude (Brook Green Suite) City of London Sinfonia, conductor Richard Hickox
The Wandering Scholar Norma Burrowes (soprano), Robert Tear (tenor), Michael Rippon and Michael Langdon (basses), English Opera Group, English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Steuart Bedford
Before Sleep; How Mighty Are the Sabbaths (Six Choruses, Op 53)
BBC Singers, conductor Justin Doyle
Lyric Movement Cecil Aronowitz (viola), English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Imogen Holst
Scherzo Munich SO, conductor Douglas Bostock Repeated on Thursday at 12 midnight


Conductor: Richard Hickox
Soprano: Norma Burrowes
Tenor: Michael Rippon
Tenor: Michael Langdon
Conductor: Justin Doyle
Viola: Cecil Aronowitz
Conductor: Douglas Bostock

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another chance to hear one of last year's recitals from the Wigmore Hall. Presented by Fiona Talkington. Angela Hewitt (piano)
Bach French Suite No 6 in E, BWV81 7
Couperin Ordre No 27 in B minor (Pieces de Clavecin, Book 4)
D Scarlatti Sonata in B minor, Kk87; Sonata in G, Kkl3
Bach French Suite No 5 in G, BWV816


Presented By: Fiona Talkington.
Piano: Angela Hewitt
Unknown: Scarlatti Sonata

: Afternoon Performance

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Presented by Sarah Walker.
Bartok Suite: The Miraculous Mandarin
Conductor Nan Volkov
Shostakovich Concerto for piano, trumpet and strings Mark O'Keeffe (trumpet), Marc-Andre Hamelin (piano), conductor Andrew Litton
Rachmaninov Symphony No 1 in D minor Conductor Martyn Brabbins


Presented By: Sarah Walker.
Conductor: Nan Volkov
Unknown: Mark O'Keeffe
Piano: Marc-Andre Hamelin
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins

: Making Tracks

Adrian Dickson introduces younger listeners to his hairdresser, and the week concludes with music for funky sitar. Co-presented by Angellica Bell.


Introduces: Adrian Dickson
Unknown: Angellica Bell.

: Jazz Legends

Tommy Flanagan
Alyn Shipton talks to a pianist who has played with the top names in jazz of the last 50 years. Tommy Flanagan maybe best known as Ella Fitzgerald 's accompanist, but he also played on two of the most important albums injazz-
John Coltrane 's Giant Steps and Sonny Rollins 's Saxophone Colossus. Producer Dave Batchelor


Unknown: Tommy Flanagan
Talks: Alyn Shipton
Unknown: Tommy Flanagan
Unknown: Ella Fitzgerald
Unknown: John Coltrane
Unknown: Sonny Rollins
Producer: Dave Batchelor

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty with a selection of music, interviews and news from the arts world.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Listen Up!
Live from the Barbican in London,
Pierre Boulez conducts the LSO in his own serial work Livre pour Cordes and pieces by Bartok and Stravinsky. Presented by Sandy Burnett.
Helene Grimaud (piano). London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Pierre Boulez

Boulez Livre pour Cordes
Bartok Piano Concerto No 3

8.10 Twenty Minutes: Poems on the Brink Radio 3's poet-in-residence, Mario Petrucci, reads new poems about endangered instruments and poems from Chernobyl.

8.30 Stravinsky The Rite of Spring


Unknown: Pierre Boulez
Presented By: Sandy Burnett.
Piano: Helene Grimaud
Conductor: Pierre Boulez
Conductor: Boulez Livre
Unknown: Mario Petrucci

: Night Waves

Investigative journalism comes underthe scrutiny of John Pilger and other guests joining Isabel Hilton in the studio. Tracing its history from the beginning, they chart its highs and lows, consider how it has been affected by television, and debate whether modern investigative journalism is in keeping with the high Standards Set in the past. Producer ZahidWartey


Unknown: John Pilger
Unknown: Isabel Hilton

: Mixing It

Mark Russell and Robert Sandall present an eclectic mix of musical styles.


Unknown: Mark Russell
Unknown: Robert Sandall

: Jazz on 3

Double Bill: John Law European Quartet/ John Rae 's Magic Feet
Jez Nelson presents two concerts recorded earlierthis year at Bath International Music
Festival. British pianist John Law appears with French saxophonist Francois Corneloup and fusion drummer Eric Echampard. And Scottish drummer John Rae mixes Celtic folk,
Hungarian Gypsy music and hard bop in his band Magic Feet, featuring Eilidh Shaw on fiddle, Mihaly Farkas on cimbalom and BBC Jazz Award-winning pianist Brian Kellock.


Pianist: John Law
Unknown: Francois Corneloup
Unknown: Eric Echampard.
Unknown: John Rae
Unknown: Eilidh Shaw
Unknown: Mihaly Farkas
Pianist: Brian Kellock.

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe. Schumann Manfred 2.00
Brahms Rinaldo 2.40 Wagner Prelude and Liebestod (Tristan und Isolde) 3.00 Liszt Piano Sonata in B minor 3.30
Schubert Schafers Klagelied , D121; Jigers Abendlied , D368; Der Fischer, D225; Meeres Stille , D216; Erster Verlust , D226;AnMignon, D161; Ganymed. D544; An SchwagerKronos, D369:DerK6nigvon Thule, D367
4.00 Erkel Overture: Unknown Heroes 4.05 Bach Little Preludes. BWV939-942 4.10 Corelli/Geminlani
Concerto Grosso No 12 in D minor (La Folia) 4.20 Handel Verdi Prati. Selve Amene: Sinfonia (Alcina) 4.25 Debussy L'Isle Joyeuse 4.30 Lundvik Like an Apple Tree in Bloom: In the Mood of Verlaine 4.35 Frescobaldi Canzon Terza a Due Canti 4.40 Eisner Rondo a la Mazurka in C: Polonaise in D minor 4.50 Glazunov Concert Waltz No 2 in F. Op 51
5.00 Oscar Straus Overture: Ein Walzertraum
5.05 R Strauss Transformation Scene (Daphne)
5.15 Mozart Piano Sonata in F. K332 5.30 Beethoven Violin Sonata in E flat. Op 12 No 3 5.50 Scheidt Three
Symphonies for two violins and continuo 5.55 Telemann Rute Fantaisie No 2 in A minor 6.00 JM Kraus Symphony in C minor 6.20 Wassenaer Concerto Armonico No 6 in Eflat 6.30 Madetoja Ballet Suite: Okon Fuoco
6.40 Faure Suite: Pelleas et Mélisande
Radio 3: Get in touch by phone on [number removed]. Calls are charged at national rates. Or write to BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA. www.bbc.co.uk/radio3


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Schumann Manfred
Unknown: Brahms Rinaldo
Unknown: Schubert Schafers Klagelied
Unknown: Jigers Abendlied
Unknown: Meeres Stille
Unknown: Erster Verlust
Unknown: Handel Verdi Prati.
Unknown: Eisner Rondo
Unknown: Oscar Straus
Unknown: Ein Walzertraum

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