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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore. Music includes:
7.00 8.30 : Strauss Love scene (Feuersnot)
Toronto SO, conductor Andrew Davis Beethoven Allegretto in B flat, Wo039 Florestan Trio Revueltas Ocho por Radio Ebony Band
8.30 10.00 : Handel Cecilia, Volgi un Sguardo Carolyn Sampson (soprano), James Gilchrist (tenor), the King's Consort, conductor Robert King Hahn Violin Sonata in C Members of Room-Music Stravinsky Scenes de Ballet London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Michael Tilson Thomas


Conductor: Andrew Davis Beethoven
Unknown: Revueltas Ocho
Soprano: Sguardo Carolyn Sampson
Soprano: James Gilchrist
Conductor: Robert King Hahn
Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.

Leclair Flute Concerto in C Jean-Pierre Rampal, Jean-Francois Paillard Chamber
Orchestra, conductor Jean-François Paillard

10.16 Webern String Quartet, Op 28 Juilliard Quartet

10.27 Brahms Rinaldo , Op 50 Rene Kollo (tenor), Prague Philharmonic Chorus,
Czech PO, conductor Giuseppe Sinopoli

11.09 Prokofiev Flute Sonata, Op 94 Jean-Pierre Rampal, Alfred Holecek (piano)

11.34 Brahms Alto Rhapsody Janet Baker (contralto), John Alldis Choir (male voices), London Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Adrian Boult

11.47 Telemann Fantasia in G Jean-Pierre Rampal (flute)

11.52 Purcell Two Fantasias Hesperion XX


Presenter: Jonathan Swain

: Composer of the Week: Byrd

3/5. William Byrd was a Catholic at a time when anti-Catholic feeling was at its height. Donald Macleod discovers how Byrd's faith cost him a great deal of pain and trouble.
Why Do I Use My Paper, Ink and Pen? Richard Wyn Roberts and Robin Blaze (countertenors), Concordia, director Robert Hollingworth Circumspice, Jerusalem
Cardinall's Musick. director Andrew Carwood Deus, Venerunt Gentes Carys Lane (soprano), Richard Wyn Roberts and Robin Blaze
(countertenors), Nicholas Hurndall Smith (tenor), Matthew Brook (baritone), Mass for five voices
Tallis Scholars, conductor Peter Phillips
Non Vos Relinquam (Gradualia: Pentecost) Cambridge Singers, conductor John Rutter Repeated on Tuesday at 12 midnight


Unknown: William Byrd
Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Richard Wyn Roberts
Unknown: Robin Blaze
Director: Robert Hollingworth
Director: Andrew Carwood
Soprano: Richard Wyn Roberts
Soprano: Robin Blaze
Tenor: Nicholas Hurndall Smith
Tenor: Matthew Brook
Conductor: Peter Phillips
Conductor: Non Vos Relinquam
Conductor: John Rutter

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Late Janacek, Late Mozart
In this recital, recorded in Ambleside Parish Church, Leon McCawley pairs Mozart's last piano sonata with the first book of miniatures by Janacek. Introduced by Chris de Souza.
Mozart Gigue in G, K574; Minuet in D, K576b Janacek On an Overgrown Path, Book 1 Mozart Piano Sonata in D, K576


Unknown: Leon McCawley
Introduced By: Chris de Souza.
Introduced By: Mozart Gigue

: Afternoon Performance

British Connections - BBC Scottish
Symphony Orchestra
Today's programme includes Elgar's Second Symphony and Vaughan Williams 's variations on an old English folk melody.
Vaughan Williams Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus Conductor Christopher Austin Grieg Piano Concerto in A minor, Op 16
Noriko Ogawa , conductor Nicholas McGegan Elgar Symphony No 2 in E flat Conductor Vassily Sinaisky


Unknown: Vaughan Williams
Conductor: Noriko Ogawa
Conductor: Nicholas McGegan
Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky

: Making Tracks

Today's musical discovery for younger listeners includes piano music by Stravinsky, a famous waltz and a song with a swing in its tail.
Presented by Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson.


Presented By: Angellica Bell
Presented By: Adrian Dickson.

: Choral Evensong

Live from Ripon Cathedral. Introit: I Sat Down under His Shadow (Bairstow).
Responses: Statham. Office Hymn: Father of Heaven, Whose Love Profound (Rievaulx). Psalm: 119, wl-32 (Marshall,
Walford Davies , Matthews). First Reading: Isaiah 19. Canticles: Heathcote Statham in E minor.
Second Reading: Matthew 10, wl6-33. Anthem: For Lo, I Raise Up (Stanford).
Final Hymn: All My Hope on God Is Founded
(Michael). Organ Voluntary: Fantaisie sur le Te Deum (Tournemire). Organist and director of music Andrew Bryden. Assistant director of music Thomas Leech.


Unknown: Walford Davies
Unknown: Heathcote Statham
Music: Andrew Bryden.
Music: Thomas Leech.

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty with music and arts news.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

London Jazz Festival: Dizzy Gillespie Alumni Big Band
Alyn Shipton introduces a concert by a big band co-led by trumpeter Jon Faddis and bassist John Lee , celebrating the music and spirit of the great trumpeter and bebop innovator Dizzy Gillespie , who died in 1993. The stellar line-up includes trombonist Slide Hampton and saxophonists Jimmy Heath ,
James Moody and Frank Wess. Recorded at the Barbican in London earlier this month.


Introduces: Alyn Shipton
Unknown: Jon Faddis
Bassist: John Lee
Unknown: Dizzy Gillespie
Unknown: Slide Hampton
Unknown: Jimmy Heath
Unknown: James Moody
Unknown: Frank Wess.

: Night Waves: Undercurrents

On the centenary of the first publication of Max Weber 's The Protestant Work Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism, Philip Dodd and guests explore the relationship between religion and commerce. Religious devotion usually rejects mundane affairs such as economic pursuit, so why wasn't this the case with Protestantism? And with more hours being worked by Britons every year, the panel investigate the reasons for our love affair with the workplace. Can we ever reconcile leisure with the ethical life in the future? Producer Philippa Ritchie


Unknown: Max Weber
Unknown: Philip Dodd
Producer: Philippa Ritchie

: Late Junction

Vintage blues from Robert Johnson , dances from Quebec from Les Freres Brunet, and the so-called laws of nature- a percussion suite by David Lang. Introduced by Verity Sharp.


Unknown: Robert Johnson
Unknown: David Lang.
Introduced By: Verity Sharp.

: Composer of the Week: Wagner

4/5. Forging the Ring. Donald Macleod 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. RptdfromThu


Unknown: Donald MacLeod

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe. Graham Barber plays organ music from Poland, including pieces from the Jan z Lublina tablature and from the Holy Ghost Monastery in Krakow, and works by Mendelssohn, August Freyer and Moniuszko.
1.45 JCF Bach Cantata: Pygmalion 2.20 Bruckner
Symphony No 3 in D minor 3.10 Schumann Liederkreis , Op 39 3.35 Melartin, arr Jalas Marionettes Suite, Op 1
3.50 Brian Come o er the Sea; Soul Star 4.00 Vladigerov Improvisation and Toccata, Op 36 4.10 Bach Prelude
(Fantasia) in A minor, BWV922 4.20 Vivaldi Concerto in C for two trumpets, RV537 4.25 Tchaikovsky, arr Hansen Autumn's Song (October) (The Seasons. Op 3 7b)
4.30 Rachmanlnov, arr Cailliet Prelude in C sharp minor, Op 3 No 2 4.35 Glinka Nocturne 4.40 Busto Ave Maria
4.45 Bruckner Ave Maria 4.50 JC Bach Quintet in G,
Op 11 No 2 5.00 Josquin Missa Fortuna Desperata (Kyrie and Gloria) 5.05 Bartzar Divisions on John Come Kiss Me Now 5.10 Blow Behold, 0 God, Our Defender 5.15 Hoist St Paul 's Suite, Op 29 No 2 5.30 Schreker Valse Lente
5.35 Hollaender Melodie Perverse (Valse Boston) (excerpt)
5.40 Palmgren Exotic March 5.45 Bartok, arr Willner
Romanian Folk Dances 5.50 Strauss Traumerei am Kamin (Intermezzo) 6.00 Debussy Reverie (arr for cello and piano)
6.05 Faune Piano Quartet No 1 in C minor, Op 15
6.35 Noskowskl The Steppes, Op 66


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Graham Barber
Unknown: Schumann Liederkreis
Unknown: St Paul
Unknown: Strauss Traumerei

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