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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Bach Cantata No 147: Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben Soloists, Amsterdam Baroque Choir and Orchestra, conductor Ton Koopman Debussy Two Arabesques Pascal Roge (piano) Rachmaninov Vocalise Natalie Dessay (soprano), Berlin Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Michael Schonwandt
8.30-10.00: Chabrier Overture: Gwendoline
Detroit SO, conductor Paul Paray Vaughan Williams Romance Lawrence Power (viola),
Ian Brown (piano) Beethoven Piano Sonata in C minor, Op 111 Wilhelm Kempff


Piano: Rachmaninov Vocalise Natalie
Conductor: Michael Schonwandt
Conductor: Paul Paray Vaughan
Piano: Ian Brown
Unknown: Wilhelm Kempff

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Bach Prelude and Fugue in G, BWV541 Fernando Germani (organ)
10.10 Listener request: Ravel, orch Tortelier Piano Trio in A minor Ulster Orchestra, conductor Yan-Pascal Tortelier
10.38 Mendelssohn Piano Trio No 1 in D minor, Op 49 Isaac Stern (violin), Leonard Rose (cello), Eugene Istomin (piano)
11.08 Bach Fantasia in G, BWV572 Andre Marchal (organ)
11.20 Listener requests: Mendelssohn
Prelude and Fugue in E minor, Op 35 No 1
Messiaen lie de Feu No 2 (Quatre Etudes de Rythme) Shura Cherkassky (piano)
11.42 Listener request: Messiaen La Fete des Belles Eaux (excerpt)
Montreal Ondes Martenot Ensemble
11.52 Bach Fantasia and Fugue in G minor, BWV542 Albert Schweitzer (organ)


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Violin: Isaac Stern
Violin: Leonard Rose
Cello: Eugene Istomin
Piano: Bach Fantasia
Unknown: Andre Marchal
Piano: Shura Cherkassky
Unknown: Bach Fantasia
Unknown: Albert Schweitzer

: Composer of the Week: Debussy

3/5. Donald Macleod introduces a selection of Debussy's many nature-inspired works. Jardins sous la Pluie (Trois Estampes) Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano)
Trois Chansons de France Sarah Walker (mezzo), Roger Vignoles (piano)
Images, Set 1 Pascal Roge (piano)
La Mer Cleveland Orchestra, conductor Pierre Boulez Repeated on Tuesday at 12 midnight


Introduces: Donald MacLeod
Piano: Jean-Yves Thibaudet
Piano: Roger Vignoles
Conductor: Pierre Boulez

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Strings Attached
Another concert from the William Primrose Centenary Viola Festival in Glasgow. Presented by Andrew McGregor.
Jane Irwin (mezzo), Lawrence Power (viola), Malcolm Martineau (piano).
Brahms Viola Sonata in E flat, Op 120 No 2;
Wie Melodien zieht es mir, Op 105 No 1; Immer leiser wird mein Schlummer, Op 105 No 2; Botschaft, Op 47 No 1: Two Songs, Op 91


Presented By: Andrew McGregor.
Presented By: Jane Irwin
Viola: Lawrence Power
Piano: Malcolm Martineau
Unknown: Immer Leiser

: Afternoon Performance

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Presented by Sandy Burnett.
Bizet Overture: Le Docteur Miracle Conductor Tadaaki Otaka
Haydn Symphony No 101 in D (Clock)
Mozart Horn Concerto No 3 in E flat, K44 7 Faure Suite:
Dolly Prokofiev Peter and the Wolf Stephen Stirling (horn), Jamie Owen (narrator), conductor Richard Hickox


Presented By: Sandy Burnett.
Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka
Unknown: Dolly Prokofiev Peter
Horn: Wolf Stephen Stirling
Horn: Jamie Owen
Conductor: Richard Hickox

: Making Tracks

Music for younger listeners, with excerpts from Tchaikovsky's ballet The Nutcracker and music about the Snow Queen.

: Choral Evensong

I Live from Truro Cathedral.
Introit: E'en So, Lord Jesus, Quickly Come (Paul Manz ). Responses: Paul Comeau.
Office Hymn: Creator of the Stars (Conditor Alme). Psalms: 41,42,43 (Elgar, Wesley).
First Reading: Genesis 22, wl-18. Canticles: Francis Jackson in G. Second Reading: 1 John 4, w7-19. Anthem: Vox Dicentis
(Naylor). Final Hymn: Lo! He Comes with Clouds Descending (Helmsley). Organ Voluntary: De Profundis (Psalm-Preludes, Set 2 No 1) (Howells). Director of music Robert Sharpe. Assistant director of music Christopher Gray.


Unknown: Paul Manz
Unknown: Paul Comeau.
Unknown: Francis Jackson
Music: Robert Sharpe.
Music: Christopher Gray.

: In Tune

With Sean Rafferty.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty.

: Rebuilding the Ark: Animal Night

Jeremy Harding presents live discussion, documentary, and new poetry exploring human cultural entanglement with wild animals. Guests include lemur biologist Alison Jolly , writer and explorer Redmond O'Hanlon , conservationist Nigel Collar and nature writer Richard Mabey. Plus the wildest sounds of the planet from Jean-Claude Roche.
Twitching New bird poems by Andrew Motion.
7.45 Edward 0 Wilson An interview with the ant biologist and conservationist.
8.30 Noye, Noye
The Ark rebuilt by poet Peter Reading.
8.40 Wolves and Wolfishness Jeremy
Harding explores the most iconic of animals - the first to be domesticated and one that still provokes strong reactions for and against it.
9.30 A Peeled Wand Poet James Lasdun watches a beaver do its thing.
9.45 Rosamund Purcell A photographer of mounted and preserved dead animals goes in search of a whale vertebra in a disused missile silo near Cambridge, Massachusetts.
10.05 The Big Hum Paul Farley 's poem eavesdrops on the sounds of the wild.
10.15 John Gray An interview with the author of Straw Dogs: a radical thinker who challenges the notional separation of humans from the animal world.
10.55 We Will Have None of Them
A poem about unicorns by Lavinia Greenlaw. EMAIL: rebuildingtheark@bbc.co.uk Producer Tim Dee


Unknown: Jeremy Harding
Unknown: Alison Jolly
Unknown: Redmond O'Hanlon
Unknown: Nigel Collar
Unknown: Richard Mabey.
Unknown: Jean-Claude Roche.
Unknown: Andrew Motion.
Unknown: Peter Reading.
Unknown: Wolfishness Jeremy
Unknown: James Lasdun
Unknown: Rosamund Purcell
Unknown: Paul Farley
Unknown: John Gray
Unknown: Lavinia Greenlaw.
Producer: Tim Dee

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington presents John Adams 's arrangement of Busoni's Berceuse Elegiaque and Thomas Tallis 's setting of the Litany.


Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: John Adams
Unknown: Thomas Tallis

: Composer of the Week: Nielsen

4/5. Resolution. After a period of despair,
Nielsen was finally reconciled with his wife on the day he signed off his Fifth Symphony, now considered his greatest masterpiece. With Donald Macleod. Repeated from Thursday


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.

: Through the Night

With Louise Fryer. Paul Nicholson plays organ music by Roberday. Titelouze. Tomkins and Froberger.
1.45 Bach, orch Koffler Goldberg Variations, BWV988
3.00 Moscheles Sonate Mélancolique in F sharp minor, Op 49 3.15 Chopin Cello Sonata in G minor. Op 65
3.40 Strauss Suite in B flat, Op 4 4.05 Reznicek
Overture: Donna Diana 4.10 Haydn Piano Sonata in D, H XVI 33 4.25 Handel Vo Dar Pace a un Alma Ultiera
(Tameriano) 4.30 Vallet Carillon de Village 4.30 Grossman Csardas (The Ghost of Voyvode) 4.40 Beethoven Waltz in F 4.45 Corona Schroter Oh Mutter guten Rat mir leiht: Es warein Ritter 4.50 Mozart Overture: The
Abduction from the Seraglio 5.00 Savioli Cor Mio Deh Non Languire 5.00 Pejacevic Nocturne 5.05
Uvadic Notturno in F minor 5.15 V Galilei Dura Mia Pietra Viva
5.20 Weiss Prelude Toccata and Allegro in G
5.30 Mendelssohn Prelude and Fugue in E minor,
Op 35 No 1 5.35 Jarnefelt Lullaby 5.40 H Andrlessen Qui Habitat 5.50 Couperin Douzième Concert a Deux Violes 6.00 Schumann Variations on a theme by Clara Wieck 6.05 Falla Nights in the Gardens of Spain
6.30 Granados Tonadillas (excerpts) 6.40 Beethoven, arr Duczmal Grosse Fuge in B flat, Op 133


Unknown: Louise Fryer.
Unknown: Paul Nicholson
Unknown: Koffler Goldberg
Unknown: Donna Diana
Unknown: Handel Vo Dar
Unknown: Alma Ultiera
Unknown: Grossman Csardas
Unknown: Non Languire
Unknown: Uvadic Notturno
Unknown: Deux Violes
Unknown: Clara Wieck
Unknown: Granados Tonadillas
Unknown: Duczmal Grosse Fuge

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