This week Penny Gore presents all of Bach's
Brandenburg Concertos and music from some of Prokofiev's ballet scores. Music also includes:
7.00-8.30: Wagner Overture: Rienzi Berlin PO, conductor Klaus Tennstedt Franck Prelude, Chorale and Fugue Murray Perahia (piano)
Bach Brandenburg Concerto No I in F BWV1046 Taverner Players, director Andrew Parrott
8.30-10.00 Haydn Piano Trio in G, H XV 25
(Gypsy Rondo) Trio 1790 Poulenc Petites Prières de Sf Francois d'Assise Cambridge Trinity College Choir, director Richard Marlow Prokofiev Scythian Suite , Op 20
Kirov Orchestra, conductor Valery Gergiev
With Jonathan Swain.
Featuring Russian Orthodox sacred music and recordings by the Aeolian Quartet.
Russian Orthodox Christmas Liturgy (excerpt)
Moscow Liturgic Choir, conductor Father Amvrosy
10.15 Haydn String Quartet in F minor, Op 20 No 5 Aeolian Quartet
10.38 Listener request:
Vanhal Symphony in G minor Concerto Koln
10.56 17th-century Russian Orthodox Liturgy (excerpt) Drevneruski Rospev, conductor Anatoly Grindenko
11.11 Mozart Clarinet Quintet in A, K581 Thea King (clarinet), Aeolian Quartet
11.4717th-century Russian The Passion
According to Monk Christopher 's Manuscript, 1604 (excerpt) Leningrad Glinka Choir, conductor Vladislav Chernushenko
1/5. Bach's first biographer, Johan Nikolaus
Forkel, said that the composer's music "is not merely agreeable, like other composers', but transports us to the regions of the ideal. It does not arrest our attention momentarily, but grips us the stronger the more often we listen to it, so that, after a thousand hearings, its treasures are still inexhaustible and yield fresh beauties to excite our wonder." Donald Macleod spends this week celebrating the splendour of Bach's genius. Bach Nun seid ihr wohl gerochen (Christmas Oratorio, BWV248, Part 6)
Ghent Collegium Vocale Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Philippe Herreweghe
Passacaglia and Fugue in C minor, BWV582 Simon Preston (organ)
Cantata No 51: Jauchzet Gott in alien
Landen Christine Schafer (soprano),
Musica Antiqua , Koln, director Reinhard Goebel Trio Sonata in D minor, BWV527 Rare Fruits Council Knut Nystedt Immortal Bach Holst Singers, conductor Stephen Layton
Producer Lyndon Jones Repeated on Sunday at 12 midnight
Live from the Wigmore Hall in London. Verity Sharp presents a concert by the award-winning young Dutch violinist
Janine Jansen and pianist Kathryn Stott. Janacek Violin Sonata
Messiaen Theme and Variations
Elgar Violin Sonata in E minor, Op 82
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Presented by Sandy Burnett.
Glinka Overture: Ruslan and Lyudmila Conductor Olari Elts
Shostakovich Cello Concerto No 2
Christian Poltera , conductor Baidur Bronnimann Pierne Fantaisie-Ballet
Stephen Coombs (piano), conductor Ronald Corp Debussy Images
Conductor Han Volkov
Musical discovery for younger listeners. presented by CBBC's Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson , including dynamite music for ukulele, wedding music from Macedonia, and Kabalevsky's Comedian's Galop.
Legends: Barbara Cook
Edward Seckerson talks to Broadway star Barbara Cook about a career that has included roles in Candide and The Music Man as well as later success in cabaret. Cook also pays tribute to Wally Harper , her MD for 30 years, who died recently. ADDRESS: Stage and Screen, Room 220, Broadcasting House, Queen Margaret Drive , Glasgow G12 8DG email: stageandscreen(S>bbc.co.uk
Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music and updates on the news from the arts world.
Another chance to hear one of the concerts in last year's Proms season, given in August at the Royal Albert Hall in London.
Yuri Bashmet (viola), BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Jukka-Pekka Saraste
Enescu Romanian Rhapsody No 1 in A Bartok Viola Concerto
Debussy, orch Koechlin Khamma
Lutoslawski Concerto for Orchestra Revised
Director Oliver Stone talks to Paul Allen about his new film Alexander, which recently had
Greek lawyers considering legal action for its depiction of the great Greek warrior as a bisexual. Producer Thomas Morris
The processed harp music of electro-acoustic composer Ake Parmerud meets the traditional harp music of Scotland, and presenter
Verity Sharp previews the Celtic Connections festival that starts in Glasgow on Wednesday.
2/5. Donald Macleod looks at Michael Tippett 's association with Morley College in London, of which he was musical director during the war years, and his relationship with Francesca Allinson , the one woman with whom Tippett contemplated marriage.
Repeated from Tuesday at 12 noon
Presented by Susan Sharpe.
Mendelssohn String Quartet in D, Op 44 No Beethoven String Quartet in A Op 18 No 5 Schumann String Quartet in F, Op 41 No 2
2.20 Liehmann Mass No 1 in D minor
3.05 Glinka Trio in D minor for clarinet, cello and piano (Pathe'tique) 3.20 Szymanowski Masks, Op 34
3.40 Zarzycki Polish Suite, Op 37 4.10 Chopin Nocturne in D flat, Op 27 No 2 4.15 Hellendaal Concerto Grosso in F, Op 3 No 3 4.25 Huygens Proba Me Deus; Memor Fui Dierum Antiquorum 4.30 Blockx Flemish Dances
4.45 Lisinski Our Father 4.55 Klami Introduction and Staccato Etude 5.00 Doppler Souvenir de Prague, Op 24
5.10 Rossini Overture: II Barbiere di Siviglia
5.20 Bizet Tra La La! Quand la Flamme de I'Amour (La Jolie Fille de Perth) 5.20 Telemann Recorder Sonata in D minor 5.35 Dvorak Silent Woods 5.40 Arutunian
Trumpet Concerto 5.55 Prokofiev Paysage, Op 59 No 2
6.00 Schubert Die Forelle; Nacht und Traume; Der
Musensohn 6.05 Vaughan Williams Serenade to Music
6.20 Stainov The Secret of the Struma River
6.30 Karlowicz Violin Concerto in A, Op 8