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: Morning on 3

Presented by Sandy Burnett. Music includes:
Chabrier Trois Valses
Romantiques Kathryn Stott and Elizabeth Burley (piano)
Debussy Gigues London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Pierre Monteux
Bartok Piano Sonata Peter Donohoe
Vaughan Williams Norfolk Rhapsody No 1 in E minor LSO, conductor Richard Hickox Balakirev Tamara USSR State Symphony Orchestra, conductor Evgeny Svetlanov


Presented By: Sandy Burnett.
Unknown: Romantiques Kathryn Stott
Piano: Elizabeth Burley
Conductor: Pierre Monteux
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Conductor: Balakirev Tamara
Conductor: Evgeny Svetlanov

: CD Masters

Presented by Rob Cowan.
Shostakovich Jazz Suite No 1
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Riccardo Chailly
10.09 Nielsen Sleep Danish Radio Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Mogens Woldike
10.25 Gershwin, arr Heifetz Porgy and Bess (excerpts)
Jascha Heifetz (violin), Emanuel Bay (piano)
10.40 Listener request:
Haydn String Quartet in E flat, Op 17 No 3 Angeles Quartet
11.00 Bartok Six Dances in Bulgarian Rhythm (Mikrokosmos, Bk 6) Gyorgy Sandor (piano)
11.17 Langaard Music of the Spheres Edith Guillaume (soprano),
Danish Radio Choir and Symphony Orchestra, conductor John Frandsen
11.55 Graettinger City of Glass (excerpts) Stan Kenton Orchestra


Presented By: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
Conductor: Mogens Woldike
Violin: Jascha Heifetz
Violin: Emanuel Bay
Piano: Gyorgy Sandor
Piano: Langaard Music
Soprano: Edith Guillaume
Conductor: John Frandsen
Unknown: Stan Kenton

: Composer of the Week: D'lndy

4/5. Nationalism. D'lndy was a tireless promoter of his fellow countrymen's music, both at home and abroad. He served in the Franco-Prussian War of 1870 and was frustrated by his inability to serve his country again in the First World War, even though he was by then 63 years old. French regionalism was in his blood and he found inspiration in the countryside for his music. Today
Donald Macleod considers different aspects of the composer's nationalist sympathies. Sur la Mer, Op 32;
L'Apothicaire Facétieux
BBC Singers, conductor Ronald Corp
Jourd'Ete a la Montagne Loire Valley PO, conductor Pierre Dervaux
Overture: Fervaal Netherlands Radio PO, conductor Jean Fournet
Repeated on Wednesday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: Ronald Corp
Conductor: Pierre Dervaux
Conductor: Jean Fournet

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Lagan Goes Latin
Continuing the series of music from Iberia and Latin America with an all-Spanish programme, presented by Sean Rafferty. Artur Pizarro (piano) Albeniz Navarra
Granados Escenas Romanticas
Rodrigo A I'Ombre de Torre Bermeja Nin Tres Danzas Espaholas Longas dragon


Presented By: Sean Rafferty.
Piano: Artur Pizarro
Piano: Albeniz Navarra
Piano: Granados Escenas Romanticas

: Afternoon Performance

BBC Philharmonic
Introduced by Graeme Kay.
Mendelssohn Overture: RuyBlas
Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No 1 in B flat minor Nikolai Tokarev (piano), conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
Karlowicz Incidental Music: The White Dove
Conductor Gianandrea Noseda
Saint-Saens Symphony No 3 in C minor (Organ) Jonathan Scott (organ), conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
Hindemith Symphonic Metamorphosis of Themes by Weber Conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier


Introduced By: Graeme Kay.
Piano: Nikolai Tokarev
Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
Unknown: Jonathan Scott
Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier

: Brian Kay's Light Programme

Rim music by Virgil Thomson , along with music by David Rose , Sherman Myers , Eric Coates and a 150th-anniversary tribute to march king John Philip Sousa.


Music By: Virgil Thomson
Music By: David Rose
Music By: Sherman Myers
Music By: Eric Coates
Unknown: King John Philip Sousa.

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty with music and arts news.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Listen Up!
Live from St David's Hall, Cardiff, tonight's concert includes Tippett's Rose Lake, which pictures a serene Senegalese lake from dawn to dusk. With Sarah Walker.
Sally Matthews (soprano), Catherine Wyn Rogers (mezzo), Rhys Meirion (tenor),
Neal Davies (bass), BBC National Chorus and Orchestra of Wales, Cor Caerdydd, conductor Richard Hickox

Tippett The Rose Lake

8.00 Twenty Minutes: Bridge over the River Wye
Petroc Trelawny explores the rich seam of orchestral music-making across Wales.

8.20 Beethoven Symphony No 9 in D minor (Choral)


Unknown: St David
Unknown: Sarah Walker.
Soprano: Sally Matthews
Soprano: Catherine Wyn
Tenor: Rhys Meirion
Bass: Neal Davies
Conductor: Richard Hickox

: Night Waves: Landmark

Susan Hitch and guests discuss another great cultural landmark - Edvard Munch 's painterly representation of human angst, The Scream, a version of which is currently missing after being stolen from the Munch Museum in Oslo.


Unknown: Susan Hitch
Unknown: Edvard Munch

: The Wire

Hoop Lane. An old man takes a walk around a cemetery to compose himself before a funeral. His sister fondly torments him with her conflicting views of the past. By Patrick Marber. Starring Warren Mitchell and Maureen Lipman. Director Mary Peate


Unknown: Patrick Marber.
Unknown: Warren Mitchell
Unknown: Maureen Lipman.
Director: Mary Peate
Him: Warren Mitchell
Her: Maureen Lipman
Gravedigger: Tom Mannion
Rabbi: Adrian Scarborough

: Late Junction

An acoustic session by vocalist Mara Carlyle , with Chris Morphitis (guitar), Rowan Oliver (guitar, percussion and saw) and Max de Wardener (double bass). With Verity Sharp.


Unknown: Mara Carlyle
Guitar: Chris Morphitis
Guitar: Rowan Oliver
Guitar: Max De Wardener
Unknown: Verity Sharp.

: Composer of the Week:Coleridge-Taylor

5/5. Donald Macleod introduces some of Coleridge-Taylor's most popular works from his final years. Repeated from Friday


Introduces: Donald MacLeod

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. Schubert Symphony No 5 in flat, D 485 Schumann Symphony No 2 in C 2.05 Franck Pastorale in E, Op 19 2.15 Debussy String Quartet in G minor, Op 10 2.40 Sainte-Colombe Les Pleurs
2.4S Telemann Recorder Sonata in D minor 2.55 Bach Jesu , meine Freude. BWV227 3.15 Spohr Nonet in F, Op 31 3.45 Mozart Piano Concerto No 21 in C. K467
4.10 Saint-Saens Bassoon Sonata in G, Op 168
4.25 Carniolus Pater Noster Qui Es in Coelis; Ave Verum Corpus 4.30 Kuhlau Variations on the Romance from
Weber's Euryanthe, Op 63 4.45 Puccini Sola. Perduta, Abbandonata (Manon Lescaut) 4.50 Weber Overture and March (Turandot) 5.00 Telemann Sonata Polonaise in A minor, TWV42 5.05 Kapsberger Seconda Arpeggiata
5.10 Camiolus Motets: Virgines Prudentes; 0 Beata
Thnitas Te Invocamus Schubert Piano Trio in E flat, D897 (Notturno) 5.25 Vaughan Williams Overture: The Wasps
5.30 Mendelssohn Denn er hat seinen Engeln befohlen (Elijah) 5.35 Grieg String Quartet No 2 in G minor, Op 27 (1st mvt) 5.50 Kodaly Dances from Marosszek
6.00 Rubinstein Do Not Weep Child (The Demon)
6.05 Tippett Five Negro Spirituals (A Child of Our Time)
6.15 Boccherini Cello Concerto No 5 in D
6.35 Bartok Allegro Barbaro
6.40 Haydn String Quartet in D, Op 64 No 5 (The Lark)


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Franck Pastorale
Unknown: Sainte-Colombe Les Pleurs
Unknown: Bach Jesu
Unknown: Mendelssohn Denn
Unknown: Bartok Allegro Barbaro

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