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: Morning on 3

With Sandy Burnett. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Shostakovich Piano Trio No 1, Op 8 Oleg Kagan (violin), Natalia Gutman (cello), Elisso Virsaladze (piano) Beethoven Wellington's Sieg, Op 91 London Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Antal Dorati Sullivan The Sun Whose Rays (The Mikado) Elsie Morison (soprano), Pro Arte Orchestra, conductor Malcolm Sargent
8.30-10.00: Palestrina Missa I'Homme Arme Bologna Cappella Musicale di St Petronio, director Sergio Vartolo Liszt Harmonies du Soir; Chasse-Neige (Etudes d' Execution Transcendante) Gabor Csalog (piano)
Beethoven Variations on See the Conqu'ring Hero Comes, Wo045 Miklos Perenyi (cello), Andras Schiff (piano)

Contributors

Unknown: Sandy Burnett.
Violin: Oleg Kagan
Violin: Natalia Gutman
Piano: Elisso Virsaladze
Conductor: Antal Dorati
Soprano: Elsie Morison
Conductor: Malcolm Sargent
Director: Sergio Vartolo
Piano: Gabor Csalog
Cello: Miklos Perenyi
Piano: Andras Schiff

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Vivaldi Bassoon Concerto in A minor, RV497 Klaus Thunemann , I Musici
10.10 Balakirev, orch Tcherepnin Intonation Boris Christoff (bass), Lamoureux Concerts Orchestra, conductor Georges Tzipine
10.15 Balakirev The Knight; Vision
Boris Christoff (bass), Alexandre Tcherepnin (piano)
10.26 Dittersdorf Double Bass Concerto No 1 in D Chi-Chi Nwanoku , Swedish Chamber Orchestra, conductor Paul Goodwin
10.48 Rachmaninov Fate, Op 21 No 1 Boris Christoff (bass), Alexandre Labinsky (piano)
10.56 Beethoven Symphony No 5 in C minor NBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Arturo Toscanini
11.29 Bridge String Quartet No 4 Brindisi Quartet
11.52 Rachmaninov Christ Is Risen, Op 26 No 6; Sing Not to Me, Beautiful
Maiden, Op 4 No 4 Boris Christoff (bass), Alexandre Labinsky (piano)

Contributors

Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Unknown: Klaus Thunemann
Bass: Boris Christoff
Conductor: Georges Tzipine
Bass: Boris Christoff
Bass: Alexandre Tcherepnin
Unknown: Chi-Chi Nwanoku
Conductor: Paul Goodwin
Bass: Boris Christoff
Bass: Alexandre Labinsky
Conductor: Arturo Toscanini
Unknown: Rachmaninov Christ
Bass: Boris Christoff
Piano: Alexandre Labinsky

: Composer of the Week:Mozart - the Keyboard Player

3/5. Nothing lasts for ever, not even for Mozart. As 1784 ended and 1785 began and his astonishingly successful year of subscription concerts faded into the memory, Mozart's career took what the Viennese public saw as a couple of faltering steps. Donald Macleod weighs up the evidence.
Piano Sonata in C minor, K457 Mitsuko Uchida Piano Concerto No 18 in B flat, K456 (slow mvt) Richard Goode , Orpheus Chamber Orchestra Piano Quartet in G minor, K478 Sonnerie Repeated on Tuesday at 12 midnight

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Piano: Mitsuko Uchida
Unknown: Richard Goode

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Harmonie at Bristol
Another concert featuring music that includes wind instruments, recorded early this year at St George's Bristol. With Chris de Souza. Isabelle van Keulen (violin)
London Winds, director Michael Collins
Rossini, arr Sheen Overture: L 'Italiana in Algeri D'lndy Chanson et Danses, Op 50 Weill Concerto for violin and wind orchestra, Op 12

Contributors

Unknown: Chris de Souza.
Violin: Isabelle van Keulen
Director: Michael Collins

: Afternoon Performance

Ulster Orchestra - Lagan Goes Latin
More Iberian and Latin American music, today from Brazil, Argentina and Mexico. Introduced by John Shea.
Palau Concierto Levantino
Fabio Zanon (guitar), conductor Max Bragado-Darman
Villa-Lobos Bachianas Brasileiras No 9
Piazzolla Bandoneon Concerto
Dermot Dunne (accordion)
Revueltas El Renacuajo Paseador Guarnieri Abertura Concertante
Piazzolla The Four Seasons
Conductor Celso Antunes

Contributors

Introduced By: John Shea.
Guitar: Fabio Zanon
Conductor: Max Bragado-Darman
Accordion: Dermot Dunne
Conductor: Celso Antunes

: Making Tracks

Music from the film Gladiator, a record-breaking waltz, music to wake you up and a composition by one of our listeners. Musical discovery for younger listeners, with CBBC's Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson.

Contributors

Unknown: Adrian Dickson.

: Choral Evensong

From the chapel of New College, Oxford. Introit: Lux aeterna (Elgar, arr Cameron).
Responses: Gibbons and Barnard. Psalms:
51, 53 (SS Wesley, Goss). Office Hymn: Creator of the Earth and Sky (Agincourt). First Reading: Zephaniah 1, wl-9. Canticles: Dyson in D.
Second Reading: Hebrews 10, wl9-25; 35-39. Anthem: Eternal Father (Stanford). Hymn: Eternal God, before Whose Face We Stand (Song 1). Organ Voluntary: Sonata in G (first mvt) (Elgar). Director Edward Higginbottom. Senior organ scholar Nicholas Wearne.

Contributors

Director: Edward Higginbottom.
Unknown: Nicholas Wearne.

: In Tune

With Sean Rafferty.

Contributors

Unknown: Sean Rafferty.

: Opera on 3

Simon Rattle Week - Idomeneo Mozart's dramatic opera is a speciality of Simon Rattle 's, performed here with an all-star cast that includes Czech soprano
Magdalena Kozena. She sings the pivotal role of Idamante, Prince of Crete, who is at the pinnacle of the opera's love triangle: he loves the captive Trojan Princess Ilia, and she loves him - but so does the fierce Greek Princess
Elettra. As if that's not bad enough, Idomeneo himself, the King of Crete, has vowed to sacrifice the first being he meets after being saved from drowning- and who should he see first but his own son, Idamante? Presented by Andrew McGregor.
European Voices, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Simon Rattle

Contributors

Unknown: Simon Rattle
Soprano: Magdalena Kozena.
Presented By: Andrew McGregor.
Conductor: Simon Rattle
Idomeneo: Philip Langridge (tenor)
Idamante: Magdalena Kozena (mezzo)
Ilia: Christiane Oelze (soprano)
Elettra: Anne Schwanewilms (soprano)
Arbace: Peter Hoare (tenor)
High Priest of Neptune: Ian Caley (tenor)
Voice of the Oracle: Jonathan Lemalu (bass)

: Late Junction

Featuring pianist Brad Mehldau 's take on Moon River, and Nigel Eaton playing the hurdy-gurdy. Presented by Fiona Talkington.

Contributors

Pianist: Brad Mehldau
Unknown: Nigel Eaton
Presented By: Fiona Talkington.

: Composer of the Week: D'lndy

4/5. Nationalism. Donald Macleod considers different aspects of the composer's nationalist sympathies. Repeated from Thursday

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. Music for Polish National Day:
Szymanowski, arr Wilkomirskl Variations in B flat minor. Op 3 Karlowicz Lithuanian Rhapsody, Op 11
Szymanowski Violin Concerto No 2 Karlowicz Serenade in G. Op 2 2.15 Beethoven Piano Trio in B flat. Op 97 (Archduke) 2.55 Debussy La Cathedrale Engloutie
(Preludes, Bk 1) 3.05 Escher Songs of Love and Eternity
3.15 Chausson Poeme de IAmour et de la Mer, Op 19
3.40 Grieg Holberg Suite 4.00 Mendelssohn Rondo
Capriccioso in E, Op 14 4.10 Weckmann Wenn der Herr die Gefangen zu Zion erlosen wird 4.15 Bach Keyboard Concerto in F minor, BWV1056 4.30 Moniuszko Gypsy Dance (The Gypsies) 4.35 Verdi Ah, la Paterna Mano (Macbeth) 4.40 Cassado Requiebros 4.50 Bouwman Overture: Thalia 5.00 Pallasz Epitaph 5.05 Moniuszko Overture: Paria 5.15 Paderewski Nocturne in B flat, Op 16 No 4 5.20 Szymanowski Six Kurpian Songs
5.35 Noskowski Mazurka in F minor, Op 23 No 2
5.40 Moniuszko String Quartet No 1 in D minor
5.55 Jarzebski Sentinella: Coronea Aurea 6.05 Chopin Five Preludes from Op 28 6.15 Eisner Symphony in C, Op 11 6.40 Szeligowski Four Polish Dances

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.








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