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: Morning on 3

With Sandy Burnett. Music includes:
Clerambault Suite No 1 in C (Premier Livre de Pièces de Clavecin)
Kenneth Gilbert (harpsichord) Walton Suite: Henry V
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andrew Litton
Liszt La Lugubre Gondola (2nd version) Paul Lewis (piano)
Sullivan, arr Mackerras Ballet: Pineapple Poll (excerpts) Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Charles Mackerras
Haydn Sanctus and Benedictus (Mass in D minor, H XXII 11: Nelsonmesse)
Soloists, English Concert and English
Concert Choir, conductor Trevor Pinnock Tippett The Heart's Assurance
Martyn Hill (tenor), Andrew Ball (piano)


Unknown: Sandy Burnett.
Harpsichord: Kenneth Gilbert
Conductor: Andrew Litton
Piano: Paul Lewis
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Conductor: Trevor Pinnock
Tenor: Andrew Ball

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Mozart Overture: Don Giovanni
New Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Otto Klemperer
10.09 Tchaikovsky Don Juan's Serenade,
Op 38 No 1; Night, Op 73 No 2; None but the Lonely Heart, Op 6 No 6;
Again, as Before, Alone, Op 73 No 6 Boris Christoff (bass),
Gaston Marchesini (cello), Alexandre Labinsky (piano)
10.25 Bridge Piano Trio No 2 Tunnell Trio
11.57 Bartok Concerto for Orchestra
Budapest Festival Orchestra, conductor Ivan Fischer
12.35 Ellington I'm Beginning to See the Light Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
11.42 Traditional Four Popular Russian Songs Boris Christoff (bass),
Feodor Potorjinsky Russian Choir


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Otto Klemperer
Bass: Boris Christoff
Cello: Gaston Marchesini
Piano: Alexandre Labinsky
Conductor: Ivan Fischer
Bass: Boris Christoff
Bass: Feodor Potorjinsky

: Composer of the Week:Mozart - the Keyboard Player

5/5. Mozart's tragic decline during his last years is well documented, but despite circumstances that would have crushed most lesser mortals, works of sublime beauty continued to flow from his pen.
Donald Macleod closes his week of programmes by enjoying some of Mozart's exquisite keyboard works of this final period.
DerFruhling, K597 (excerpt) Barbara Bonney (soprano), Geoffrey Parsons (piano)
Piano Trio No 5 in E, K542 Beaux Arts Trio Sehnsucht nach dem Fruhlinge, K596 Barbara Bonney (soprano), Geoffrey Parsons (piano)
Piano Concerto No 27 in B flat, K595 Alfred Brendel ,
Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner
Repeated on Thursday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Soprano: Barbara Bonney
Piano: Geoffrey Parsons
Soprano: Barbara Bonney
Piano: Geoffrey Parsons
Unknown: Alfred Brendel
Conductor: Neville Marriner

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Harmonie at Bristol
Today's programme, recorded at St George's Bristol, includes a work by Errollyn Wallen that was commissioned by the BBC specially for this series. Presented by Chris de Souza.
Emily Beynon (flute), Brodsky String Quartet Mozart Flute Quartet in D, K285 Errollyn Wallen All the Blues I See Ginastera Impresiones de la Puna


Unknown: Errollyn Wallen
Presented By: Chris de Souza.
Flute: Emily Beynon
Unknown: Errollyn Wallen

: Afternoon Performance

Ulster Orchestra - Lagan Goes Latin Catherine Bott (soprano), conductor Josep Caballe-Domenech
The series concludes with music from Spain, Argentina and Brazil. Presented by John Shea. Gerhard Dances from Don Quixote
Villa-Lobos Bachianas Brasileiras No 5
Ginastera Ballet: Estancia
Granados Tres Danzas Espanolas; Intermezzo (Goyescas)
Montsalvatge Canciones Negras
Falla The Three-Cornered Hat: Suite No 2


Soprano: Catherine Bott
Conductor: Josep Caballe-Domenech
Presented By: John Shea.
Presented By: Gerhard Dances
Unknown: Don Quixote

: Making Tracks

A stamping dance, some terrible weather and a holiday for a tired trumpeter. Musical discovery for younger listeners, presented by CBBC's Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson.


Unknown: Adrian Dickson.

: Jazz Legends

Dave Brubeck
American pianist and composer Dave Brubeck talks to Julian Joseph about Private Brubeck Remembers, musical autobiography of his experiences in the Second World War. Producer Keith Loxam


Unknown: Dave Brubeck
Talks: Dave Brubeck
Unknown: Julian Joseph
Producer: Keith Loxam

: In Tune

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


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Simon Rattle Week
The last of this week's concerts from Simon
Rattle's first two years with the Berlin
Philharmonic, presented by Andrew McGregor . Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Simon Rattle Sibelius Symphony No 7
Strauss Capriccio (final scene)
Schubert Symphony No 8 in B minor, D759 (Unfinished)


Unknown: Simon Rattle
Presented By: Andrew McGregor
Conductor: Simon Rattle

: Night Waves

The Secret Annexe, by Alan and Irene Taylor , is a major new anthology of war diarists, offering stories and insights from wars in numerous different countries and eras. This and the latest paintings of South African-born Dutch artist Marlene Dumas are discussed by Paul Allen and guests. Producer Kirsty Pope


Unknown: Irene Taylor
Artist: Marlene Dumas
Unknown: Paul Allen
Producer: Kirsty Pope

: Jazz on 3

London Jazz Festival
The opening night of the festival, live from Pizza Express in Soho, with music from
American tenor saxophonist Ravi Coltrane ,
New York pianist Jason Lindner and others. Presented by Jez Nelson.


Unknown: Ravi Coltrane
Pianist: Jason Lindner
Presented By: Jez Nelson.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Wagner Good Friday Music (Parsifal)
Brahms Symphony No 4 in E minor 1.55 CPE Bach Die Auferstehung und Himmelfahrt Jesu , Wq240
3.05 Handel Keyboard Suite in G minor
3.20 Mendelssohn Concerto in D minor for violin and cello 4.00 Geminiani Concerto Grosso in G minor (after Corelli, Op 5 No 5) 4.10 Purcell See Where Repenting Celia Lies (The Married Beau) Roman Harpsichord
Sonata in F minor 4.20 Vivaldi Piccolo Concerto in C, RV444 4.30 Dupre Versets on Ave Maris Stella
4.40 JCF Fischer Suite No 4 in D minor (Le Journal du Printemps, Op 1) 4.50 Schubert Ave Maria, D839
5.00 Madetoja Concert Overture, Op 7
5.05 Bellini Eccomi in Lieta Vesta;
Oh! Quante Volte (I Capuleti e i Montecchi)
5.20 Roussel Aria Peeters Aria, Op 51 5.25 Grieg Lyric Pieces, Op 68 (excerpts) 5.35 Bax Hardanger
5.40 Beethoven Duo in E flat, WoO32 5.50 Brahms Schwesterlein , Schwesterlein (Deutsche Volkslieder)
D Scarlatti Keyboard Sonatas: in C, Kk231; in D, Kk415; in D, Kk416 6.00 Dvorak Piano Quintet in A, Op 81
6.35 Parry Suite: The Birds


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Himmelfahrt Jesu
Unknown: Dupre Versets
Unknown: Maris Stella
Unknown: Bellini Eccomi
Unknown: Bax Hardanger
Unknown: Brahms Schwesterlein

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