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: Morning on 3

Presented by Penny Gore . Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Buxtehude Der Herr ist mit mir, BuxWV15 Copenhagen Royal Chapel Choir, Dufay Collective, conductor Ebbe Munk
Moszkowski Ballade in G minor. Op 16 No I
Tasmin Little (violin), BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Martyn Brabbins
8.30-10.00: Mozart String Quartet in E flat,
K428 Alban Berg Quartet Tallis Gaude Gloriosa Tallis Scholars , director Peter Phillips
Frank Martin Ballade Roderick Elms (piano), LPO, conductor Matthias Bamert


Presented By: Penny Gore
Conductor: Ebbe Munk
Conductor: Moszkowski Ballade
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Unknown: Alban Berg
Unknown: Tallis Gaude Gloriosa
Unknown: Tallis Scholars
Director: Peter Phillips
Piano: Frank Martin
Piano: Roderick Elms
Conductor: Matthias Bamert

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Liszt Fantasy on Hungarian Folk Songs Solomon (piano), Philharmonia, conductor Walter Susskind
10.20 Handel Concerto Grosso in G, Op 3 No 3 English Baroque Soloists, conductor John Eliot Gardiner
10.30 Rheinberqer Cantus Missae , Op 109 Netherlands Chamber Choir, conductor Uwe Gronostay
10.55 Beethoven Piano Concerto No 3 in C minor Solomon, Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Eduard van Beinum
11.30 Listener request: Verdi Libera Me (Requiem) Amy Shuard (soprano), Philharmonia Choir and Orchestra, conductor Carlo Maria Giulini
11.45 Handel Concerto a due cori No I in B flat
The English Concert, director Trevor Pinnock (harpsichord)


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Walter Susskind
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
Conductor: Rheinberqer Cantus Missae
Conductor: Uwe Gronostay
Soprano: Amy Shuard
Conductor: Carlo Maria Giulini
Harpsichord: Trevor Pinnock

: Composer of the Week: Palestrina

3/5. Renaissance Man. Donald Macleod and his guest Jeremy Summerly explore Palestrina's world and his place at the heart of one of the great cultural centres of the Renaissance: Rome. Palestrina Viri Galilaei Westminster Cathedral Choir, director James O'Donnell
Kyrie; Gloria (Missa L'Homme Armé)
Pro Cantione Antiqua , director Mark Brown
Tribulationes Civitatum Westminster Cathedral Choir, director James O'Donnell Vestiva i Colli
BBC Singers, director Stephen Cleobury
Palestrina, arr Selma y Salaverde Vestiva i Colli Ensemble Aurora
Palestrina /o Son Ferito
BBC Singers, director Stephen Cleobury Palestrina, arr Rognoni /o Son Ferito Ensemble Aurora
Palestrina Nunc Dimittis
Tallis Scholars, director Peter Phillips
Repeated on Tuesday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Jeremy Summerly
Director: James O'Donnell
Unknown: Cantione Antiqua
Director: Mark Brown
Director: James O'Donnell
Director: Stephen Cleobury
Unknown: Salaverde Vestiva
Director: Stephen Cleobury
Director: Peter Phillips

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Haydn Plus - City of London Festival 2004 2/4. A concert given at LSO St Luke's last year, presented by Stephanie Hughes. Ashley Wass (piano)
Haydn Piano Sonata in E, H XVI 31 Gyorgy Kurtag Games (excerpts) Sally Beamish Voices in Silence
Gyorgy Ligeti Arc-en-Ciel; En Suspens (Etudes) Haydn Piano Sonata in C, H XVI 50


Presented By: Stephanie Hughes.
Unknown: Sally Beamish
Unknown: Gyorgy Ligeti

: Afternoon Performance

Eastern Promise - BBC Philharmonic
Presented by Edward Seckerson. Borodin Overture: Prince Igor Conductor Gianandrea Noseda
Tchaikovsky Suite No 3 in G, Op 55 Conductor Vassily Sinaisky Debussy La Mer
Lili Boulanger Psalm 129 James Rutherford (baritone), conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier Prokofiev Suite: Egyptian Nights Conductor Edward Downes


Presented By: Edward Seckerson.
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky
Conductor: Debussy La Mer
Conductor: Lili Boulanger
Baritone: James Rutherford
Conductor: Edward Downes

: Choral Evensong

Live from the Chapel of Clare College,
Cambridge. Introit: 0 Deus, Ego Amo Te
(Britten). Responses: Smith Psalms: 82,83,
84,85 (Trent, Wesley, Parry, Hopkins). Office Hymn: 0 Kind Creator, Bow Thine Ear (Audi
Benigne). First Reading: Samuel 9, vv15-end; 10, v1, vv6-8. Canticles: Nico Muhly. Second
Reading: Matthew 6, vv7-18. Anthem: Woefully Arrayed (Robin Holloway ). Final Hymn: Behold, the Great Creator Makes (This Endris Nyght).
Organ Voluntary: Prelude and Fugue on a theme of Vittoria (Britten). Director of music Timothy Brown. Organ scholar James McVinnie.


Unknown: Robin Holloway
Music: Timothy Brown.
Unknown: James McVinnie.

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music, with interviews and news from the arts world.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Geoffrey Parsons 10th Anniversary Memorial Concert
Stephanie Hughes introduces a song recital given last month in London's Wigmore Hall to mark the 10th anniversary of the death of the pianist and accompanist Geoffrey Parsons.
Yvonne Kenny (soprano) and Thomas Allen (baritone), accompanied at the piano by Graham Johnson , perform songs by Haydn, Schubert, Brahms, Mahler, Hahn, Bridge, Quilter, Ireland, Copland, Amy Woodforde-Finden , Frederick Keel , Arthur Penn and Cole Porter.


Unknown: Geoffrey Parsons
Introduces: Stephanie Hughes
Accompanist: Geoffrey Parsons.
Soprano: Yvonne Kenny
Soprano: Thomas Allen
Unknown: Graham Johnson
Unknown: Amy Woodforde-Finden
Unknown: Frederick Keel
Unknown: Cole Porter.

: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Conductor, Martyn Brabbins
Gavin Bryars One last bar then Joe can sing


Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Conductor: Gavin Bryars

: Night Waves: Undercurrents

Isabel Hilton chairs a topical debate exploring the ideas and history behind the headlines of the week. Producer Phil Tinline


Unknown: Isabel Hilton
Producer: Phil Tinline

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington introduces accordion music from Poland with the Motion Trio; a children's song from Okinawa; Japanese musician Yuichiro Fujimoto ; and a new album from Pat Metheny.


Introduces: Fiona Talkington
Musician: Yuichiro Fujimoto
Unknown: Pat Metheny.

: Composer of the Week: Puccini

4/5. America. Donald Macleod looks at a period of mixed fortunes for Puccini: Madama Butterfly was an initial flop at its opening in 1905, and domestic tragedy struck when a servant girl committed suicide after his wife accused him of an affair with her. Repeated from Thursday at 12 noon

: Through the Night

With Louise Fryer.
Liszt Prelude and Fugue on the name BACH Schumann Fugues on the name BACH, Op 60 Nos 2,3,5 and 6 Karg-Elert Passacaglia and Fugue on BACH, Op 150
1.50 Beethoven Symphony No 6 in F (Pastoral)
2.35 Chausson Poeme de I'Amour et de la Mer, Op 19
3.00 Marteau String Quartet No 3 in C 3.40 Giuliani Variations, Op 81 3.50 Bruch Violin Concerto No 1 in G minor 4.15 Vivaldi Concerto in G, RV151 (Alia Rustica)
4.20 Anon Ich lasse dich nicht 4.25
Wieniawshi Polonaise in D, Op 4 4.30 Dvorak Scherzo Capriccioso
4.45 Haydn Piano Sonata in D. H XVI 514.50 Stradella Sinfonia in D minor 5.00 Handel Al Lampo dell'Armi (Giulio Cesare ) Beethoven Piano Trio in C minor,
Op 1 No 3 (2nd mvt) 5.10 Duruf Quatre Motets surdes Themes Grégoriens, Op 10 5.20 Sammartini Recorder
Sonata in F 5.30 Brahms Capriccio in B minor, Op 76 No 2 Hummel Rondo Brillant in A, Op 56 5.55 Handel
Se Pieta di Me Non Sentir (Giulio Cesare ) 6.00 Janacek
The Fiddler's Child 6.15 Norman Moonbeams , Op 49 No 2; Ahasuerus, Op 55 No 7 6.20 Dohnanyl Symphonic
Minutes, Op 36 6.35 Gorczycki Ecce Nunc Benedicite
6.40 DIttersdorf Symphony No 3 in G (Actaeon Turns into a Hart) (after Ovid's Metamorphoses)


Unknown: Louise Fryer.
Unknown: Bach Schumann
Unknown: Anon Ich
Unknown: Wieniawshi Polonaise
Unknown: Handel Al Lampo
Unknown: Giulio Cesare
Unknown: Brahms Capriccio
Unknown: Giulio Cesare
Unknown: Norman Moonbeams

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