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: Morning on 3

With Tommy Pearson. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Beethoven Variations in E flat, Op 44 Franck Symphonic Variations
8.00-9.00: Vivaldi Concerto for violin and oboe, RV548 Mendelssohn Psalm 115, Op 31: Heute, so ihr seine Stimme horet


Unknown: Tommy Pearson.

: The Cowan Collection

With Rob Cowan. Regular features include The Innocent Ear and a Bargain Hunter
CD recommendation. Plus the recording of Debussy's String Quartet recommended in yesterday's CD Review. Music also includes: Bach, transcr Dupre Sinfonia (Wirdanken dir, Gott, wirdanken dir, BWV29) Olivier Latry (organ)
Castelnuovo-Tedesco Naomi and Ruth, Op 27 Ana Maria Martinez (soprano), Academy of St Martin in the Reids Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Neville Marriner
Prokofiev Five Melodies, Op 35
Gil Shaham (violin), Orli Shaham (piano) Vaughan Williams In the Fen Country LPO, conductor Bernard Haitink
Brahms Es steht ein' Lind (49 Deutsche Lieder); 0 kuhler Wald, Op 72 No 3; Von ewiger Liebe, Op 43 No 1
EllyAmeling (soprano), Norman Shetler (piano) Mahler Symphony No 10 (Adagio) Vienna
State Opera Orchestra/Hermann Scherchen Email your comments to: cowancollection@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Unknown: Dupre Sinfonia
Unknown: Castelnuovo-Tedesco Naomi
Soprano: Maria Martinez
Unknown: St Martin
Conductor: Neville Marriner
Violin: Gil Shaham
Violin: Orli Shaham
Piano: Vaughan Williams
Conductor: Bernard Haitink
Soprano: Norman Shetler

: Private Passions

Another chance to hear jazz musician Guy Barker talk to Michael Berkeley about his musical passions, which include works by Honegger and Martinu as well as by Charles Mingus , Miles Davis and Bernard Herrmann.


Musician: Guy Barker
Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Charles Mingus
Unknown: Miles Davis
Unknown: Bernard Herrmann.

: The Early Music Show

Live and Interactive: London Baroque
The ensemble London Baroque perform live in the studio, chat with Catherine Bott and answer listeners' questions. Phone: [number removed] Text: [number removed] email: [email address removed]


Presenter: Catherine Bott

: Sunday Gala

A recital given at Wigmore Hall in London last month. Presented by Stephanie Hughes. Andreas Scholl (countertenor),
Markus Markl (harpsichord/fortepiano)
Handel Nel Dolce Tempo; Lungi da Me Pensier Tiranno; Chaconne in G, HWV435; Dolc'e Pur d'Amor I'Affano
Haydn Recollection, HXXVIa 26; Despair, H XXVIa 28; The Wanderer, H XXVIa 32 Mozart Fantasia in D Minor, K397; Ah, Spiegarti, Oh Dio, K178; Abendempfindung, K523


Presented By: Stephanie Hughes.
Presented By: Andreas Scholl
Harpsichord: Markus Markl

: The Decca Boys

3/4. The first two postwar decades.
Sonic Stage. Humphrey Burton traces key opera recordings of 1958. Producer Clive Portbury


Unknown: Humphrey Burton
Producer: Clive Portbury

: Three for All with Brian Kay

More listeners' suggestions for great lieder performers, plus England's answer to Wagner, Joseph Holbrooke , choral music by Mendelssohn and a classic performance from the BBC archives by pianist Shura Cherkassky. Send in your requests by PHONE: [number removed] Email via www.bbc.co.uk/radio3
Address: Three for All. BBC Wales, Cardiff CF5 2YQ


Unknown: Joseph Holbrooke
Pianist: Shura Cherkassky.

: Music Matters

An exploration of the state of jazz today: is the new breed of jazz performer really developing the genre or just giving it a glossy, marketable image? And presenter Tom Service takes a look at a new biography of composer and electric guitarist Frank Zappa. Producer Paul Frankl


Guitarist: Frank Zappa.
Producer: Paul Frankl

: Performance on 3

Tetbury Music Festival
The second of two concerts recorded last month at the church of St Mary the Virgin,
Tetbury. The Wind Soloists of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment play music for wind octet by Mozart and his pupil Hummel. Hummel Parthia in E flat
Mozart Serenade in E flat, K375
Mozart Serenade in C minor, K388


Unknown: Hummel Parthia
Unknown: Mozart Serenade
Unknown: Mozart Serenade

: Drama on 3: Daughter of the Air

A story of ambition, lust and conquest, by 17th-century playwright Pedro Calderon de la Barca , based on the classical legend of bemiramis, the warrior queen of Assyria. Produced in collaboration with the Royal Shakespeare Company, this first modern English translation by Dan Lewenstein is performed by members of the RSC in a version for radio by Sarah Woods.
Music by Anders Sodergren , performed by Michael Tubbs , Kevin Waterman and members of the cast Producer/Director Jonquil Panting


Unknown: Pedro Calderon de la Barca
Translation By: Dan Lewenstein
Unknown: Sarah Woods.
Music By: Anders Sodergren
Unknown: Michael Tubbs
Unknown: Kevin Waterman
Semiramis: Rebecca Johnson
Menon: John Ramm
Nino: William Buckhurst
Chato: Simon Trinder
Irene: Claire Cox
Sirene: Katherine Kelly
Arsidas: John Stah
Lidoro: John Stah
Tiresias: Clifford Rose
Lisias: Joseph Chance
Roro: Matt Ryan
Villagers: Emma Pallant
: Joanna van Kampen

: Sunday Feature: The Meetings of Minds

2/3. Frances Stonor Saunders explores important meetings in history.
The Philadelphia Convention, 1787. A look at what happened at this landmark in American and world history, a gathering, according to one historian, of "the well bred, well fed, well wed, and well read", the result of which was the American Constitution, and the legacy of which we live With today. Producer Kirsty Pope


Unknown: Frances Stonor Saunders
Producer: Kirsty Pope

: Andy Kershaw

A session from the Fujii, a duo comprising Japanese bluesman Koichi Fujishima and Paul Shearsmith , trumpeter and virtuoso of the gas main as a musical instrument.


Unknown: Koichi Fujishima
Unknown: Paul Shearsmith

: Composer of the Week: Wagner

1/5. Musical Colossus
Wagner extended his art into politics and philosophy, morality and psychology, but in this weeks's programmes, Donald Macleod focuses on his purely musical achievements. Rptd from Mon


Unknown: Donald MacLeod

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
Schutz Die mit Tranen saen, SWV42; So fahr ich hin zu Jesu Christ , SWV379; Aus defer Not, SWV235; St John Passion, SWV481; Erbarm dich mein, 0 Herre Gott , SWV44 7; Also hat Gott die Weltgeliebt. SWV380
1.55 Mendelssohn Symphony No 5 in D (Reformation)
2.25 Beethoven Piano Trio in B flat, Op 97 (Archduke)
3.05 Sjogren Piano Sonata No 2. Op 44
3.20 Urmas Sisask Laudate Dominum; Oremus; Deo Gratias 3.35 Karlowicz Returning Waves
4.00 Chopin Variations in E on a German National Air, Op Posth 4.10 Fall 0 Rose von Stambul
4.15 CL Lithander Divertimento No 1 4.20
Bersa Capriccio-Scherzo , Op 25c 4.30 Chopin Prelude in E minor, Op 28 No 4 4.35 Novak Piano Trio, Op 27 (Quasi una Ballata) 4.50 Faure Pavane , Op 50
5.00 Vivaldi Concerto in C, RV114
5.05 Schutz D'Orrida Selce Alpina, SWV6; Feritevi Ferrite Viperette Mordaci. SWV9; Fiamma Ch 'Allaccia. SWV10
5.10 Schubert 12 Ecossaises, D299 5.20 Jamefelt Suite: The Promised Land 5.30 Gyorgy Orban Cor Mundum 5.40 Hubay Spinning Room
5.45 Strauss Love Scene (Feuersnot)
5.55 Mendelssohn Prelude and Fugue in C minor. Op 37 No 1 6.05 Rore Alma Real Se Come Fida Stella
6.10 Respighl Vetrate di Chiesa
6.35 Jan Krenz Concertino for piano and orchestra


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Jesu Christ
Unknown: Herre Gott
Unknown: Deo Gratias
Unknown: Rose von Stambul
Unknown: Bersa Capriccio-Scherzo
Unknown: Faure Pavane
Unknown: Feritevi Ferrite
Unknown: Viperette Mordaci.
Unknown: Gyorgy Orban Cor
Unknown: Respighl Vetrate Di Chiesa
Unknown: Jan Krenz

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