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: Morning on 3

Presented by Sandy Burnett. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Ravel Prelude in A minor
AlexandreTharaud (piano) Smetana, arr
Tmecek Vltava (Ma Vlast) Catrin Finch (harp) Borodin Polovtsian Dances (Prince Igor)
Kirov Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Valery Gergiev Haydn Symphony No 84 in E flat Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, conductor Sigiswald Kuijken
8.30-10.00: Ravel Valses Nobles et
Sentimentales Artur Rubinstein (piano) Sibelius Violin Concerto, Op 4 7
Sergey Khachatryan , Sinfonia Varsovia , conductor Emmanuel Krivine


Presented By: Sandy Burnett.
Harp: Catrin Finch
Conductor: Valery Gergiev
Conductor: Sigiswald Kuijken
Piano: Artur Rubinstein
Unknown: Sergey Khachatryan
Conductor: Sinfonia Varsovia
Conductor: Emmanuel Krivine

: CD Masters

Presented by Jonathan Swain.
Benjamin Britten Prelude and Fugue, Op 29 English Chamber Orchestra, conducted by the composer
10.11 Mozart Divertimento in E flat, K289 London Wind Soloists, director Jack Brymer
10.26 Schumann Carnaval , Op 9 Sergei Rachmaninov (piano)
10.51 Locke Air; Courante in G; Allemande; Courante in F; Allemande; Sarabande Alastair Ross (organ),
His Majestys Sagbutts and Cornetts
11.03 Benjamin Britten Symphony for Cello and Orchestra, Op 68 Mstislav Rostropovich , Moscow PO, conducted by the composer
11.37 Rachmaninov Lilacs (arr by the composer from Op 21 No 5) Sergei Rachmaninov (piano)
11.41 Barber Knoxville : Summer of 1915, Op 24 Leontyne Price (soprano), New Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Thomas Schippers


Presented By: Jonathan Swain.
Presented By: Benjamin Britten Prelude
Unknown: Mozart Divertimento
Director: Jack Brymer
Director: Schumann Carnaval
Unknown: Sarabande Alastair Ross
Unknown: Benjamin Britten
Unknown: Mstislav Rostropovich
Piano: Sergei Rachmaninov
Piano: Barber Knoxville
Conductor: Thomas Schippers

: Composer of the Week: Wagner

4/5. Forging the Ring. Today's programme follows Wagner's 25-year struggle with the creation of his epic Ring cycle, and the dramatic changes in his philosophical outlook that transformed his view of the story. Presented by Donald Macleod.
Siegfried's Death March (Gotterdammerung) Munich Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Sergiu Celibidache Tannhauser (Act 1, Scene 1)
Berlin State Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Daniel Barenboim
Good Friday Music (Parsifal, Act 3)
Kurt Moll (bass), Placido Domingo (tenor), New York Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, conductor James Levine
Im Treibhaus (Wesendonk-Lieder) Margaret Price (soprano), Graham Johnson (piano)
Entry of the Gods into Valhalla (Das Rheingold, Scene 4)
Soloists, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Georg Solti
Repeated on Wednesday at 12 midnight


Presented By: Donald MacLeod.
Conductor: Sergiu Celibidache
Conductor: Daniel Barenboim
Bass: Kurt Moll
Conductor: James Levine
Piano: Graham Johnson
Conductor: Georg Solti

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Beethoven Chamber Music
This week's series featuring chamber music by Beethoven continues with a recital given by cellist Claudio Bohorquez and pianist Martin Heimchen at Elmwood Hall, Queen's University, Belfast. The programme is presented by Stephanie Hughes.
Beethoven Seven Variations on Bei Mannern, welche Liebe fuhlen, Wo046; Cello Sonata
No 3 in A, Op 69; 12 Variations on Ein Madchen oder Weibchen, Op 66


Unknown: Claudio Bohorquez
Pianist: Martin HeimcHen
Presented By: Stephanie Hughes.
Unknown: Ein Madchen

: Afternoon Performance

BBC Symphony Orchestra rAn invitation concert live from
Hammersmith Town Hall in London.
Presented by Louise Fryer.
Richard Simpson (oboe), conductor Joseph Swensen
Schoenberg Chamber Symphony No 2 Vaughan Williams Concerto in A minor for oboe and strings
Nielsen Symphony No 4 (The Inextinguishable)


Presented By: Louise Fryer.
Oboe: Richard Simpson
Conductor: Joseph Swensen

: Making Tracks

Today's show includes some hypnotic music from America, a bird-catcher with girlfriend trouble, and dance music from the 16th century. Musical discovery for younger listeners, presented by CBBC's Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson.


Unknown: Adrian Dickson.

: Brian Kay's Light Programme

Music by Emmerich Kalman , Clive Richardson , Gordon Langford , David Rose and Angela Morley , alongside Robert Farnon 's Prelude and Dance featuring the harmonica skills of Tommy Reilly , and a Russian quartet of accordion and balalaikas busking in Salzburg.


Music By: Emmerich Kalman
Music By: Clive Richardson
Music By: Gordon Langford
Music By: David Rose
Music By: Angela Morley
Unknown: Robert Farnon
Unknown: Tommy Reilly

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty with music and arts news.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

A piano recital exploring the Viennese connections linking Beethoven, Brahms and Schoenberg, given by the young French pianist Cedric Tiberghien atWigmore Hall, London, last month. Presented by Piers Burton-Page . Schoenberg Drei Klavierstucke , Op 11 Brahms Four Ballades, Op 10
Beethoven Six Variations on an Original
Theme in F, Op 34; 15 Variations and a Fugue on an Original Theme in E flat, Op 35 (Eroica)


Presented By: Piers Burton-Page
Presented By: Schoenberg Drei Klavierstucke

: Night Waves

Artist Tracey Emin talks to writer China Mieville about Top Spot , her film about growing up in Margate, which she wrote and directed. Producer Ariane Koek


Artist: Tracey Emin
Unknown: Top Spot
Producer: Ariane Koek

: Late Junction

Music from Respectable Groove, the band with a quirky view of early music and subtle and elegant take on jazz, Latin and Celtic music; Simon Holt 's eco-pavan; and some vintage Gavin Bryars , including his Cadman Requiem. With Fiona Talkington.


Music: Simon Holt
Unknown: Gavin Bryars
Unknown: Fiona Talkington.

: Composer of the Week: Mozart - the Keyboard Player

5/5. A chance to enjoy some of the exquisite keyboard works that Mozart wrote during his final years. With Donald Macleod.
Der Friihling, K597 (excerpt); Piano Trio No 5 in E, K542; Sehnsucht nach dem Fruhlinge, K596; Piano Concerto No 27 in B flat, K595 Repeated from Friday


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe. Grieg Old Norwegian Romance with Variations, Op 51; Piano Concerto in A minor, Op 16; Lyric Suite 2.15 Tchaikovsky Six Morceaux, Op 19 2.45 Kodaly Missa Brevis 3.20 CPE Bach Violin Sonata in B minor, Wq 76 3.35 Brahms String Quintet No 2 in G, Op 111
4.05 Vajda Duo 4.15 Popper Hungarian Fantasy, Op 68
4.25 Bartok Four Old Hungarian Folksongs 4.30 Strauss Potpourri (Die schweigsame Frau) 4.35 Massenet, arrMarsick Meditation (Thais) 4.40 Vitry Two motets
4.45 Donizetti Grande Offertorio in D 4.50 JH Bach Cantata: Ich danke dir Gott 5.00 Enescu Piece de
Concert 5.05 Kodaly Norwegian Girls 5.10 Tchaikovsky Marche Slave, Op 31 5.20 Pejacevic Barcarole; Song without Words (Op 5); Butterfly (Op 6); Impromptu (Op 9)
5.30 Mahler Fünf Rückert-Lieder 5.50Tartini Trumpet Concerto in D 6.00 Purcell Four Dances (Incidental
Music: Abdelazer) 6.05 JC Bach Meine Freundin , du bist schon 6.30 Bentzon Sinfonia Buffo, Op 35
6.35 Liszt Piano Concerto No 2 in A


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Donizetti Grande Offertorio
Unknown: Bach Meine Freundin

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