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: Morning on 3

This week Penny Gore introduces music inspired by bells and looks back over eight centuries of new musical ideas.
7.00-8.30: Grainqer Blithe Bells
Penelope Thwaites (piano) Bach Cantata No 53: Schlage doch, gewunschte Stunde Robin Blaze (countertenor), Parley of Instruments
Debussy Prelude a I'Apres-Midi d'un Faune Montreal SO, conductor Charles Dutoit
8.30-10.00: Rimsky-Korsakov Russian Easter Festival Overture, Op 36
Bolshoi SO, conductor Alexander Lazarev
Janacek String Quartet No 1 (Kreutzer Sonata) Melos Quartet
Musorqsky Coronation scene (Boris Godunov ) Alexander Vedernikov (bass), USSR TV and Radio Large Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Vladimir Fedoseyev


Introduces: Penny Gore
Piano: Penelope Thwaites
Unknown: Stunde Robin Blaze
Conductor: Charles Dutoit
Conductor: Alexander Lazarev
Unknown: Boris Godunov
Bass: Alexander Vedernikov
Conductor: Vladimir Fedoseyev

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan. This week featuring
Beethoven's Op 10, Op 27 and Op 31 Piano Sonatas, and the recordings of German conductor Carl Schuricht.
Wagner Overture: Der fliegende Hollander Orchestra conducted by Carl Schuricht
10.10 Beethoven Piano Sonata in C minor. Op 10 No 1 Maurizio Pollini
10.28 Listener request:
Stanford The Blue Bird, Op 119 No3 Elgar The Shower, Op 71 No 1 Swingle 2
10.33 Beethoven Piano Sonata in F
Op 10 No 2 Valentina Kamenikova (piano)
10.55 Mahler Das Lied von der Erde
Kerstin Thorborg (mezzo), Carl Martin Oehmann (tenor), Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Carl Schuricht


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Carl Schuricht.
Conducted By: Carl Schuricht
Unknown: Maurizio Pollini
Piano: Valentina Kamenikova
Unknown: Kerstin Thorborg
Tenor: Carl Martin Oehmann
Conductor: Carl Schuricht

: Composer of the Week: Michael Tippett (1905-98)

1/5. Donald Macleod looks at how Tippett started on his musical career and how his interest in opera began to blossom.
Music Martyn Hill (tenor), Andrew Ball (piano) Second Symphony Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, conductor Richard Hickox
Ritual Dances (The Midsummer Marriage) Royal Opera House Orchestra, conductor Colin Davis
Producer Cath McGhee
Repeated on Sunday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Tenor: Martyn Hill
Tenor: Andrew Ball
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Conductor: Colin Davis
Producer: Cath McGhee

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert New Generations

Live from Wigmore Hall in London. Verity
Sharp presents a concert by a young Swiss cellist who has recently joined the Radio 3
New Generation Artists Scheme. Christian Poltera (cello), Martin Helmchen (piano)
Beethoven Cello Sonata in D, Op 102 No 2;
Variations on Bei Mannern welche Liebe fuhlen from Mozart's Die Zauberflote, Wo046 Brahms Cello Sonata in E minor, Op 38


Cello: Christian Poltera
Piano: Martin HelmcHen

: Afternoon Performance

BBC Philharmonic
This week featuring 20th-century symphonies. Presented by Sarah Walker.
Copland Fanfare for the Common Man Howells Take Him Earth for Cherishing Stravinsky Symphony of Psalms aure Requiem
FLibby Crabtree (soprano), Jonathan Arnold (baritone), the Sixteen, conductor Harry Christophers Sibelius Symphony No 2
Conductor Van Pascal Tortelier


Presented By: Sarah Walker.
Unknown: Stravinsky Symphony
Soprano: Flibby Crabtree
Baritone: Jonathan Arnold

: Stage and Screen Maury Yeston

With Grand Hotel currently playing at the Donmar Warehouse in London,
Edward Seckerson talks to composer Maury Yeston , also composer of Nine and Titanic, about how he had to rescue the show from almost certain disaster in Boston. Plus music from the other
Phantom of the Opera.
ADDRESS: Stage and Screen, Room 220, Broadcasting House, Oueen Margaret Drive , Glasgow G12 8DG email: stageandscreendibbc.co.uk


Talks: Edward Seckerson
Unknown: Maury Yeston
Unknown: Oueen Margaret Drive

: In Tune

Petroc Trelawny presents a selection of music and updates on the news from the arts world.

: BBC Proms 2004

Continuing a series of Proms highlights with the first of two concerts given at London's Royal Albert Hall this summer by the orchestra that can claim to be the world's oldest.
Dresden Staatskapelle, conductor Bernard Haitink
Mozart Symphony No 41 in C, K551 (Jupiter) Bruckner Symphony No 7 in E Revised


Unknown: Albert Hall
Conductor: Bernard Haitink

: Belief

5/8. Joan Bakewell asks another guest about the nature of his beliefs. Ziauddin Sardar is a Muslim writer dedicated to the renewal of Islam; a commentator who has described his life as "desperately seeking Paradise". Producer Norman Winter


Unknown: Joan Bakewell
Unknown: Ziauddin Sardar
Producer: Norman Winter

: Tippett Piano SonatasTippett

Piano Sonata No 1
Debussy Masques; D'un Cahier d'Esquisses; I'lsleJoyeuse George Benjamin Piano Sonata
Peter Donohoe


Unknown: Peter Donohoe

: BBC Proms Chamber Music 2004

This concert was the last in last year's Proms chamber music series, held at the Victoria and Albert Museum in September.
Rolf Hind (piano), Britten Sinfonia , conductor Nicholas Daniel (oboe) Janacek Concertino
Dallapiccola Piccola Musica Notturna Simon Holt The Coroner's Report
Martinu La Revue de Cuisine Revised


Piano: Rolf Hind
Piano: Britten Sinfonia
Conductor: Nicholas Daniel
Unknown: Simon Holt

: Composer of the Week: Vivaldi

2/5. Vivaldi's reputation was made at the Ospedale della Pieta, a Venice orphanage where he demonstrated his skills as composer and director of music. With Donald Macleod.
Violin Concerto in G, RV301 (La Stravaganza); Violin Concerto in D minor, RV235;
Dixit Dominus , RV595; Flute Concerto in G minor,
RV439 (La Notte) Repeated from Tuesday at 12 noon


Violin: Donald MacLeod.
Unknown: Dixit Dominus

: Through the Night

Presented by Susan Sharpe. Beethoven String Trio in C minor, Op 9 No 3 Mozart Divertimento in E flat, K563
2.10 JE Bach Das Vertrauen der Christen auf Gott
2.30 Schubert Piano Sonata in D, D850 3.05 Mahler Symphony No 14.05 Saint-Sains Saltarelle , Op 74
4.10 Faure Eleqie , Op 24 4.15 Ravel, arr Maganini Pavane pour une Infante Défunte Ravel, arr Gillet Piece en Forme de Habanera 4.25 Albeniz Cordoba (Cantos de Espana, Op 232 No 4 4.30 Ciconia 0 Petre Christi Discipule
Tapissier Eya Dulcis; Vale Placens 4.35 Dufay Balsamus et Munda Cera 4.40 Frescobaldl, arr Kraus Madrigale ;
Canzona Prima 4.45 Lolli Sonata in B flat 4.50 A Scarlatti Concerto Grosso No 1 in F minor 5.00 Saint-Georges
Overture: L'Amant Anonyme 5.05 Gluck Non Piu ! L'Eroe Trojano, Illustri Atleti : Lodi al Nume nell'Arco Possente (Paride ed Elena) 5.10 Kutev Gherman 5.20 Villa-Lobos 0 Polichinello (Prole do Bebe) 5.25 Bobescu Symphonic Pieces 5.40 Albert Der Tag beginnet zu vergehen 5.45 Haydn Trumpet Concerto in E flat
6.00 Groneman Concerto in G 6.05 Sweelinck Ick Voer at over Rijn 6.15 Boccherlni String Quintet No 2 in E flat
6.35 Saint-Saens Piano Concerto No 2 in G minor


Presented By: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Saint-Sains Saltarelle
Unknown: Faure Eleqie
Unknown: Maganini Pavane
Unknown: Dufay Balsamus
Unknown: Munda Cera
Unknown: Kraus Madrigale
Unknown: Lolli Sonata
Unknown: Gluck Non Piu
Unknown: Illustri Atleti
Unknown: Albert Der Tag

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