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: Morning on 3

Presented by Martin Handley. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Poulenc Trio Nicholas Daniel (oboe), Rachel Gough (bassoon), Julius Drake (piano) Haydn Symphony No 83 in G minor (The Hen) Amsterdam Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Colin Davis
8.00-9.00: Rachmaninov Trio Elegiaque in G minor Beaux Arts Trio
Beethoven Wind Sextet in E flat. Op 71 Mozzafiato

Contributors

Presented By: Martin Handley.
Oboe: Nicholas Daniel
Bassoon: Rachel Gough
Bassoon: Julius Drake
Conductor: Colin Davis

: The Cowan Collection

With Rob Cowan. Regular features include The Innocent Ear and a Bargain Hunter
CD recommendation. Plus the recording of Bach's Musical Offering recommended in yesterday's CD Review. Other music includes: Dvorak Overture: In Nature's Realm, Op 91 New York PO, conductor Kurt Masur
Mahler Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen
Thomas Ouasthoff (bass-baritone), Vienna
Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Pierre Boulez Saint-Sains Prelude: Le Déluge
Alain Moglia (violin), Paris Orchestra, conductor Daniel Barenboim
Mozart Sinfonia Concertante in E flat, K364 Igor Oistrakh (violin), David Oistrakh (viola), Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Yehudi Menuhin
Email your comments to: cowancollection@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Kurt Masur
Conductor: Mahler Lieder
Bass-Baritone: Thomas Ouasthoff
Conductor: Pierre Boulez
Violin: Alain Moglia
Conductor: Daniel Barenboim
Violin: Igor Oistrakh
Violin: David Oistrakh
Conductor: Yehudi Menuhin

: Private Passions

Michael Berkeley 's guest today is William Pye , whose beautiful, large-scale water sculptures can be seen in various locations all over the country. His musical choices include Gluck,
Berlioz, Brahms, Janacek, and Cape Verdean singer Cesaria Evora.

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: William Pye
Singer: Cesaria Evora.

: The Early Music Show

Another chance to hear a concert from last year's Lufthansa Festival given by Le Poeme Harmonique. They perform traditional carnival songs and commedia from 17th-century Italy, mostly attributed to a mysterious friar called
Giovanni Battista Fasolo. Presented by Lucie Skeaping.

Contributors

Unknown: Giovanni Battista Fasolo.
Presented By: Lucie Skeaping.

: Sunday Gala

Another chance to hear pianist Murray Perahia in a recital given in June 2003 at the Royal
Festival Hall. Presented by Stephanie Hughes. Bach Partita in E minor, BWV830
Beethoven Piano Sonata in E, Op 109
Schubert Piano Sonata in C minor, D958

Contributors

Pianist: Murray Perahia
Presented By: Stephanie Hughes.

: Conductor Files

3/3. Colin Davis
Stephen Johnson concludes his series on chief conductors of the BBC Symphony Orchestra with a look at Colin Davis 's tenure during the financially difficult years of the 1960s.

Contributors

Unknown: Colin Davis
Unknown: Stephen Johnson
Unknown: Colin Davis

: Three for All

Louise Fryer plays another selection of requests, including Dennis Brain in a BBC archive recording of Brahms's Horn Trio in E flat, Charles Ives 's The Unanswered Question, and soprano Sylvia McNair in highlights from Stravinsky's opera The Rake's Progress.
Send in your requests by PHONE: [number removed]Email via www.bbc.co.uk/radio3
Address: Three lor All, BBC Wales, Cardiff CF5 2YO

Contributors

Unknown: Louise Fryer
Unknown: Dennis Brain
Unknown: Charles Ives
Soprano: Sylvia McNair

: Music Matters

Described as "a voice of the future" and "one of America's coolest composers", Meredith Monk talks to presenter Tom Service about her career of more than 35 years. And Service follows the youthful members of the Sacconi Quartet as they make their debut at London's South Bank, in the first in a short series investigating the pitfalls of launching a performing career. Producer Jeremy Evans

Contributors

Presenter: Tom Service
Producer: Jeremy Evans

: Performance on 3

Louise Fryer introduces a concert given last Friday at St David's Hall, Cardiff.
Levon Chilingirian (violin), Susie Meszaros
(viola), Philip de Groote (cello), BBC National
Orchestra of Wales, conductor David Atherton Walton Partita
Tippett Triple Concerto Cnabrier Espana
DeFalla The Three-Cornered Hat (concert version)

Contributors

Introduces: Louise Fryer
Violin: Levon Chilingirian
Violin: Susie Meszaros
Viola: Philip de Groote
Conductor: David Atherton
Conductor: Walton Partita

: Drama on 3: Red Razzmatazz

By David Zane Mairowitz and Dominic Muldowney. A new radio opera set in Moscow, 1949.
With jazz more or less forbidden, a young and crazy unemployed musician - reputed to be the best saxophonist in Russia - imports an illegal saxophone into the Soviet Union.
Music by Dominic Muldowney
Director David Zane Mairowitz Producer Jeremy Mortimer

Contributors

Unknown: David Zane Mairowitz
Unknown: Dominic Muldowney.
Music By: Dominic Muldowney
Director: David Zane Mairowitz
Producer: Jeremy Mortimer
Crooked Jimmy: Nick Holder
Rivka: Natalie Turner Jones
Vinogradeff: Richard Morris
Chorus: Richard Morris
Commissar: Stephen Boxer
Radio voice: Stephen Boxer
Chorus of commissars: Gordon Adams
Chorus of commissars: Mary Carewe
Chorus of commissars: Jonathan Williams

: Sunday Feature: Africa Remix

In the week that the exhibition Africa Remix:
Contemporary Art of a Continent opens at the Hayward Gallery in London, Hassan Arouni travels to Africa to meet artists from Mozambique, Algeria, Zimbabwe and Nigeria. Drawing inspiration from sources as diverse as the colours of Kente cloth, the politics of modern Zimbabwe, the beauty of the Algerian coast, and a makeshift gym in Mozambique, the artists reflect the wealth and diversity of 21-century African art. Producer Julia Adamson
This exhibition is reviewed in Night Waves on Tuesday at 9.30pm

Contributors

Unknown: Hassan Arouni
Producer: Julia Adamson

: Andy Kershaw

With highlights from the recent London Barbican concert by Algerian rai rocker Rachid Taha.

Contributors

Unknown: Rachid Taha.

: Composers of the Week: The Minimalists

1/5. Donald Macleod recounts the tales of the pioneering composers of the 1960s Minimalism movement in New York - La Monte Young, Terry Riley , Steve Reich and Philip Glass. Repeated from Monday at 12 noon

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Terry Riley
Unknown: Steve Reich

: Through the Night

Presented by Jonathan Swain.
Anon Joyously, with Jubilant Chorus Vllla-Lobos Kyrie and Gloria (Missa Sao Sebastiao) Villa-Lobos, arr
Kaufmanas Bachianas Brasileiras No 5 Villa-Lobos Sanctus (Missa Sao Sebastiao) Norholm Psalm 93 Villa-Lobos Benedictus (Missa Sao Sebastiao)
Pernambuco, arr Kaufmanas Grauna Rehnqvist To the Angel with the Fiery Hands Vllla-Lobos Agnus Dei (Missa Sao Sebastiao) Schierbeck Today Is a Lovely Day Bojesen Spring Night Mortensen A Snowdrop Has
Broken through the Earth Jeppesen What a Beautiful Smile Anon Joyously, with Jubilant Chorus
2.10 Grieg Old Norwegian Romance with Variations, Op 51
2.35 Kreisler String Quartet 3.10 Barber Agnus Dei
3.15 H Andriessen Cello Concertino 3.30 Haydn
Symphony No 100 in G (Military) 3.55 Sweellnck Volte
4.00 Forqueray Chaconne: La Morangis ou la Plissay
4.05 CPE Bach Flute Sonata in C, Wq73 4.20 Albicastro Violin Sonata, Op 9 No 12 (La Folia) 4.30 Beethoven
12 Variations on a Russian Dance, WoO7l 4.45 Nielsen Overture: Masquerade 4.50 Schoenberq Galathea:
Mahnung (Cabaret Songs) 5.00 Schreker Valse Lente Guerrero Prado Verde y Florido 5.10 Vllla-Lobos Aria
(Bachianas Brasileiras No 5) 5.15 Debussy Des Pas sur la Neige (Preludes, Book 1) 5.20 Schubert Entr'acte in B flat (Rosamunde) 5.30 Pederson Three Hymns
5.35 Bach, arr Manze Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV565 5.45 Handel Va Tacito e Nascosto (Giulio Cesare in Egitto) 5.50 Madetoja Kullervo , Op 15
6.05 Moniuszko Naia 's Song 6.10 Mozart Sinfonia Concertante in E flat, K364 (arr for string sextet)
6.45 Zelenski Overture: In the Tatras

Contributors

Presented By: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Vllla-Lobos Kyrie
Unknown: Kaufmanas Grauna Rehnqvist
Unknown: Vllla-Lobos Agnus Dei
Unknown: Barber Agnus Dei
Unknown: Handel Va Tacito
Unknown: Giulio Cesare
Unknown: Madetoja Kullervo
Unknown: Moniuszko Naia








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