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: Morning on 3

Presented by Penny Gore . Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Faure Barcarolle No 2 in G, Op 41 Kathryn Stott (piano) Beethoven Romance in G, Op 40 Thomas Zehetmair (violin),
Orchestra of the 18th Century, conductor Frans Bruggen Bach Cantata No 62: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland Peter Jelosits (treble), Paul Esswood (alto), Kurt Equiluz
(tenor), Ruud van der Meer (bass), Tolz Boys ' Choir, Vienna Concentus Musicus, director Nikolaus Harnoncourt
8.30-10.00: Khachaturian Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia (Spartacus: Suite No 2) Bolshoi SO, conductor Alexander Lazarev
Schubert Klavierstucke in E flat, D946 No 1 Imogen Cooper (piano) Poulenc Aubade Eric Le Sage (piano), Liege Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Stephane Deneve


Presented By: Penny Gore
Piano: Kathryn Stott
Violin: Thomas Zehetmair
Conductor: Frans Bruggen Bach
Unknown: Heiden Heiland Peter Jelosits
Unknown: Paul Esswood
Tenor: Kurt Equiluz
Tenor: Ruud van Der Meer
Bass: Tolz Boys
Director: Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Director: Khachaturian Adagio
Conductor: Alexander Lazarev
Conductor: Schubert Klavierstucke
Piano: Imogen Cooper
Piano: Poulenc Aubade
Piano: Eric Le Sage
Conductor: Stephane Deneve

: CD Masters

Presented by Rob Cowan. Listener request:
Sibelius Festivo (Scenes Historiques: Suite No 1, Op 25 No 3) Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Thomas Beecham
10.10 Listener request: Bach Trio Sonata in C, BWV529 Karl Richter (organ)
10.30 Brahms Piano Trio No 3 in C minor, Op 101 Isaac Stern (violin), Leonard Rose (cello), Eugene Istomin (piano)
10.55 Bach Prelude (Toccata) and Fugue in D minor, BWV538 (Dorian) Daniel Chorzempa (organ)
11.13 Listener request:
Stenhammar Symphony No 2 in G minor Stockholm PO, conductor Tor Mann


Presented By: Rob Cowan.
Unknown: Sibelius Festivo
Conductor: Thomas Beecham
Unknown: Karl Richter
Violin: Isaac Stern
Violin: Leonard Rose
Cello: Eugene Istomin
Unknown: Daniel Chorzempa
Conductor: Tor Mann

: Composer of the Week: Debussy

4/5. Donald Macleod introduces a set of piano pieces dedicated to Debussy's daughter, a selection from his first book of Préludes, and an orchestral work infused with folk tunes from Scotland, Spain and his native France. Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum (Children's Corner) Pascal Roge (piano)
La Fille aux Cheveux de Lin; La Sérénade Interrompue: La Cathédrale Engloutie
(Preludes Book 1) Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano) Images City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, conductor Simon Rattle
Repeated on Wednesday at 12 midnight


Introduces: Donald MacLeod
Piano: Pascal Roge
Piano: Jean-Yves Thibaudet
Conductor: Simon Rattle

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Strings Attached
The Belcea Quartet, formerly part of the Radio 3 New Generation Artists scheme, team up with Isabelle van Keulen , who today takes up her viola instead of the violin. As part of the William Primrose centenary celebrations in Glasgow, the ensemble perform a Mozart string quintet whose slow movement has been described as a love song to the viola. Presented by Andrew McGregor Mozart Duo in G, K423; String Quintet in C, K515


Unknown: Isabelle van Keulen
Unknown: William Primrose
Presented By: Andrew McGregor
Presented By: Mozart Duo

: Afternoon Performance

BBC Philharmonic
Presented by Sandy Burnett.
Bach, arr Respighi Prelude and Fugue in D, BWV532 Conductor Gianandrea Noseda
Rachmaninov Rhapsody on a Theme by Paganini Nelson Goerner (piano), conductor Vassily Sinaisky
Takashi Yoshimatsu The Age of Birds Conductor Sachio Fujioka
Rachmaninov, orch Respighi Three Etudes-Tableaux Conductor Vassily Sinaisky
Respighi Pines of Rome Conductor Nan Volkov


Presented By: Sandy Burnett.
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
Conductor: Rachmaninov Rhapsody
Piano: Paganini Nelson Goerner
Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky
Conductor: Takashi Yoshimatsu
Conductor: Sachio Fujioka
Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky
Conductor: Respighi Pines
Conductor: Nan Volkov

: Making Tracks

Musical discovery for younger listeners, with CBBC's Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson. Today there's music from the film Toy Story and Christmas music from Slovenia.


Unknown: Adrian Dickson.

: Brian Kay's Light Programme

Featuring music by composers of light music who are all celebrating their 80th birthdays this year: Angela Morley , John Fox ,
Trevor Duncan , Heinz Herschmann and Light Music Society Chairman Ernest Tomlinson.


Unknown: Angela Morley
Unknown: John Fox
Unknown: Trevor Duncan
Unknown: Heinz Herschmann
Unknown: Ernest Tomlinson.

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty with music and arts news.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Gilbert and Sullivan's uproarious ;ourtroom drama, preceded by an evocative programme of music, performed live atSt David's Hall, Cardiff. Presented by Sarah Walker.
Donald Maxwell (baritone), Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama Chamber
Chorus, BBC NOW, conductor Richard Hickox Humperdinck Overture: Hansel and Gretel Debussy Nocturnes
Vaughan Williams Fantasia on Christmas Carols
7.50 Twenty Minutes: The Fine Art of the Law Husband and wife legal team of Rosemary and James Furber put the case for and against the ill-treatment of the law and lawyers in the arts. WS Gilbert's jibes in Trial by Jury were gentle, but has the venerable trade been given a fair hearing elsewhere in music, art and literature? Furber vs Furber marshal the evidence.
8.10 Sullivan Trial by Jury


Presented By: Sarah Walker.
Baritone: Donald Maxwell
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Conductor: James Furber
Angelina, the plaintiff: Rebecca Evans (soprano)
Edwin, the defendant: James Gilchrist (tenor)
Counsel: Matthew Brook (baritone)
Usher: Neal Davies (baritone)
Judge: Donald Maxwell (baritone)

: Beaux Arts Trio

Shostakovich Piano Trio No 2, Op 67

: Night Waves

Philip Dodd with a profile of film director George Stevens. Before the war he was best known for directing Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. However, his experience filming in Dachau after liberation had a profound effect on him, leading to more serious work, including the classics A Place in the Sun, Shane and Giant. Producer Zahid Warley


Unknown: Philip Dodd
Director: George Stevens.
Unknown: Fred Astaire
Producer: Zahid Warley

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington plays songs from Syria and Johann Johannsson 's Virdulegu Forsetar.


Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: Johann Johannsson
Unknown: Virdulegu Forsetar.

: Composer of the Week: Nielsen

5/5. Simplicity. Donald Macleod explores Nielsen's last works. Repeated from Friday


Unknown: Donald MacLeod

: Through the Night

With Louise Fryer. Balassa Valley of the Huns; Prince
Csaba; Dances ofMucsa 2.10 Reutter Ecce Quomodo Moritur Justus 2.15 Lipinski Violin Concerto No 2 in D (Military) 2.50 Mozart Piano Sonata in C, K545 3.00 Bach Magnificat in D, BWV243 3.25 Bach English Suite No 4 in F. BWV809 3.45 Schubert DerJungling und der Tod, 0545; Schwestergruss, 0762 4.00 Malecki The Wood Pigeon, the Forest and the Lass 4.15 Roussel
Three Pieces, Op 49 4.25 Mozart Finale: Cosi Fan Tutte
4.45 Debussy Minuet (Petite Suite) 4.45 Handel Violin Sonata in A minor 5.00 Noskowskl Overture: Sir
Zolzikiewicz 5.05 Marais Rondo 5.10 Heinrich Albert Wer wengen seiner Sunde 5.10 Liszt Liebestraume
5.20 JCF Bach Sinfonia in D minor 5.25 Usper Laudate Dominum 5.35 Glinka Kamarinskaya 5.40 Cipriano de Rore Vaghi Pensieri 5.45 Buxtehude Prelude. Fugue and Chaconne in C. BuxWV137 5.50 Haydn Trumpet
Concerto in E flat, H Vile 16.05 Arensky Suite No 2. Op 23 6.25 Schubert, orch anon Der Hirt aufdem
Felsen, D965 6.35 Mozart Serenade in C minor, K388


Unknown: Marais Rondo
Unknown: Heinrich Albert
Unknown: Liszt Liebestraume
Unknown: Glinka Kamarinskaya
Unknown: Mozart Serenade

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