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: Morning on 3

Presented by Penny Gore . Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Purcell / Was Glad Westminster Abbey Choir and Orchestra, director Simon Preston Tchaikovsky Andante Cantabile in B flat (arr from String Quartet in D, Op 11)
USSR State SO, conductor Yevgeni Svetlanov Part.... which was the Son of.... Polyphony, conductor Stephen Layton Schumann
Marchenbilder, Op 113 Nobuko Imai (viola), Martha Argerich (piano) Tchaikovsky Fate ,
Op 77 St Louis SO, conductor Leonard Slatkin
8.30-10.00: Brahms Variations and Fugue on a theme by Handel, Op 24 Rosalyn Tureck (piano) Tchaikovsky The Tempest, Op 18 Berlin PO, conductor Claudio Abbado


Presented By: Penny Gore
Director: Simon Preston
Conductor: Yevgeni Svetlanov
Conductor: Stephen Layton Schumann
Viola: Nobuko Imai
Piano: Martha Argerich
Piano: Tchaikovsky Fate
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
Piano: Rosalyn Tureck
Conductor: Claudio Abbado

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Listener request:
Corelli Concerto Grosso in D, Op 6 No 1 Naples Scarlatti Orchestra, conductor Ettore Gracis
10.17 Listener request: Roger Quilter Love 's Philosophy Frederick Harvey (baritone) accompanied by the composer (piano)
Woodforde-Finden Kashmiri Song Frederick Harvey (baritone), Jack Byfield (piano) Traditional David of the White Rock
Frederick Harvey (baritone), Philharmonia, conductor George Weldon
Keel Trade Winds Frederick Harvey (baritone), Royal Marines Band, conductor Vivian Dunn Sanderson Devonshire Cream and Cider
Frederick Harvey (baritone), Philharmonia, conductor George Weldon
10.35 Prokofiev Piano Concerto No 2
Viktoria Postnikova, USSR Ministry of Culture SO, conductor Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
11.12 Quilter 0 Mistress Mine; Fair House of Joy; Fill a Glass with Golden Wine Gervase Elwes (tenor), Frederick Kiddie (piano)
11.20 Listener request: Haydn String
Quartet in B flat, Op 55 No 3 Pro Arte Quartet
11.35 Delius Sea Drift Gordon Clinton
(baritone), Chorus, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Thomas Beecham


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Ettore Gracis
Unknown: Roger Quilter Love
Baritone: Frederick Harvey
Baritone: Frederick Harvey
Baritone: Jack Byfield
Baritone: Frederick Harvey
Conductor: George Weldon
Baritone: Frederick Harvey
Conductor: Vivian Dunn
Baritone: Frederick Harvey
Conductor: George Weldon
Conductor: Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Tenor: Gervase Elwes
Tenor: Frederick Kiddie
Baritone: Gordon Clinton
Conductor: Thomas Beecham

: Composer of the Week: Haydn

2/5. Master of the Chapel
As the vice-kapellmeister to the court of the Esterhazy family, Haydn enjoyed the support of Gregor Werner , the kapellmeister, but their relationship cooled as Haydn began to outshine his superior. With Donald Macleod. Overture: Acide e Galatea Vienna Haydn Sinfonietta, director Manfred Huss Baryton Trio in A, H XI 5 Geringas Baryton Trio
Credo (Missa Cellensis, HXXII 5) Soloists, Collegium Musicum 90, conductor Richard Hickox
Symphony No 46 in B The English Concert, conductor Trevor Pinnock
Repeated on Monday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Gregor Werner
Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Director: Manfred Huss
Director: Baryton Trio
Soloists: Collegium Musicum
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Conductor: Trevor Pinnock

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Verbier Festival 2004
Stephanie Hughes introduces the first of four concerts recorded at the Alpine resort of Verbier, whose annual festival attracts an unrivalled line-up of Europe's best chamber musicians. Today, a recital by the enigmatic Russian pianist Evgeny Kissin.
Chopin Polonaise in C sharp minor, Op 26 No 1; Fantaisie-Impromptu in C sharp minor, Op 66 Medtner Sonata Reminiscenza, Op 38 No 1 Stravinsky Three Fragments from Petrushka


Introduces: Stephanie Hughes
Pianist: Evgeny Kissin.
Pianist: Chopin Polonaise

: Afternoon Performance

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Beethoven's Third Piano Concerto forms part of a concert the BBC Scottish Symphony
Orchestra gave in Glasgow last December. Presented by Louise Fryer.
Vaughan Williams Songs of Travel James Rutherford (baritone), conductor David Porcelijn Robin Orr Symphony No 1
Beethoven Piano Concerto No 3 in C minor
Sibelius Symphony No 6
Martin Roscoe (piano), conductor Douglas Boyd


Presented By: Louise Fryer.
Conductor: David Porcelijn
Conductor: Robin Orr
Piano: Martin Roscoe
Conductor: Douglas Boyd

: Voices

My Kind of Song- Michael Horovitz lain Burnside talks to the poet
Michael Horovitz about his varied career. His wide choice of singers and songs ranges from
Jelly Roll Morton to Schubert and from Nina Simone to John Cage. Plus a recital of his own poetry with a freely improvised postlude on the kazoo.


Song: Michael Horovitz
Unknown: Michael Horovitz
Unknown: Nina Simone
Unknown: John Cage.

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music and arts news.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Archive Week
Stephen Johnson presents a concert recorded at the Aldeburgh Festival in 1965, displaying Benjamin Britten 's brilliance as a conductor of Mozart and Haydn. Chosen by listeners' votes.
Sviatoslav Richter (piano), English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Benjamin Britten Haydn Symphony No 95 in C minor
Mozart Piano Concerto No 27 in B flat, K595 Revised


Unknown: Stephen Johnson
Unknown: Benjamin Britten
Piano: Sviatoslav Richter
Conductor: Benjamin Britten

: Night Waves

Paul Allen takes a look around the Sage
Gateshead - Norman Foster 's new building in the North East devoted to music and musical discovery. Plus the first in a series of essays on the most interesting ideas to have emerged in 2004. Producer Jerome Weatherald


Unknown: Paul Allen
Unknown: Norman Foster
Producer: Jerome Weatherald

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington looks forward to Christmas with a new CD, Yule Riding, from the York
Waits, and organ music by Olivier Messiaen.


Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Music By: Olivier Messiaen.

: 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 from Wednesday


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

: Through the Night

With John Shea.
Polish early-music group II Tempo, director Agata Sapiecha. perform works by Kaspar Forster and Marco Scacchi.
1.50 Rameau Suite: Dardanus
2.30 Mendelssohn String Quartet No 2 in A minor, Op 13
3.00 Schumann Symphonic Etudes 3.35 Goleminov Ballet Suite: Nestinarka 4.00 L Sorkocevic Piano
Sonata in A 4.10 Schoenberg Drei Volkslieder , Op 49
4.25 Kadosa Sonatina on Hungarian Folk Songs
4.30 Bartok, arr Zathureczky For Children (excerpts)
4.35 Bach Fantasie in G. BWV572 4.45 Merikanto The Weeping Flute, Op 52 No 4 4.50 Purcell 0 Let Me Weep (The Fairy Queen) 5.00 Handel Overture: Alcina Moniuszko Wilja ; The Tear: Uncertainty
5.15 Dobrzynski Monbar 5.25 Forster 0 Quam Dulcis
5.30 Bacewlcz Violin Concerto No 4 6.00 Bersa
Dramatic Overture, Op 25a 6.15 Martlnu Variations on a Slovak Theme 6.25 DJ Griffiths Beata Virgo
6.30 Britten Canadian Carnival, Op 19
6.45 Haydn Piano Sonata in G. H XVI 39


Unknown: John Shea.
Director: Agata Sapiecha.
Unknown: Kaspar Forster
Unknown: Marco Scacchi.
Unknown: Schoenberg Drei Volkslieder
Unknown: Kadosa Sonatina
Unknown: Alcina Moniuszko Wilja
Unknown: Dobrzynski Monbar
Unknown: Griffiths Beata Virgo

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