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: Morning on 3

Presented by Penny Gore .
7.00-8.30: Barber Canzonetta Schubert, arr Prokofiev Waltzes
Handel Coronation Anthem: Zadok the Priest
8.30-10.00: Britten Phantasy, Op 2
Haydn Sinfonia Concertante in B flat, H 105 Mozart CosiFan Tutte , ActHF


Presented By: Penny Gore
Unknown: Mozart Cosifan Tutte

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
This week featuring Kodaly choral music and recordings conducted by Georg Solti.
Kodaly Dances of Galanta London Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Georg Solti
10.15 Kodaly Transylvanian Lament; Beseeching; Norwegian Girls
Pecs Chamber Choir, conductor Aurel Tillai
10.28 Bridge Lament Louise Williams and Asdis Valdimarsdottir (violas)
10.38 Bartok Hungarian Sketches Chicago Symphony Orchestra, conductor Georg Solti
10.50 Kodaly See the Gypsy Munching Cheese Pecs Chamber Choir, conductor Aurel Tillai
10.54 Strauss Salome (closing scene) Soloists, Vienna PO, conductor George Solti
11.20 Mozart String Quartet in B flat, K458 (Hunt) Alban Berg Quartet
11.50 Kodaly Jesus and the Traders
Hungarian Radio and Television Chorus, conductor Janos Ferencsik


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Conducted By: Georg Solti.
Conductor: Georg Solti
Conductor: Aurel Tillai
Unknown: Louise Williams
Conductor: Georg Solti
Conductor: Aurel Tillai
Conductor: Strauss Salome
Conductor: George Solti
Unknown: Alban Berg
Unknown: Kodaly Jesus
Conductor: Janos Ferencsik

: Composer of the Week: Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000)

1/2. Donald Macleod reveals the unique course Alan Hovhaness set for himself through the waters of 20th-century music.
Monadnock, Op 2 BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Ken Young
String Quartet No 3, Op 208 No 1 (Reflections on My Childhood) Shanghai Quartet
Symphony No 1 (Exile) Seattle Symphony Orchestra, conductor Gerard Schwartz
Producer Lyndon Jones Repeated on Sunday


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Alan Hovhaness
Conductor: Ken Young
Conductor: Gerard Schwartz
Producer: Lyndon Jones

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Live from Wigmore Hall in London. Presented by Verity Sharp.
Juliane Banse (soprano), Artemis Quartet
Mendelssohn String Quartet in A minor, Op 13 Jorg Widmann Versuch OberdieFuge (first performance)


Presented By: Verity Sharp.
Soprano: Juliane Banse

: Afternoon Performance

Ulster Orchestra
This week featuring music from the stage and screen. Presented by Martin Handley. Stephen Gardner Blue Poles
Conductor Nicholas Braithwaite
Copland Music for Radio Conductor Rumon Gamba Glinka Magic Dances; March; Oriental Dances (Ruslan and Lyudmila)
Conductor Alexander Anissimov Copland Music for Movies Conductor Rumon Gamba
Rawsthorne Improvisations on a theme of Constant Lambert Conductor Takuo Yuasa


Presented By: Martin Handley.
Presented By: Stephen Gardner
Conductor: Nicholas Braithwaite
Conductor: Copland Music
Conductor: Alexander Anissimov
Conductor: Copland Music
Conductor: Takuo Yuasa

: Making Tracks

Musical discovery for younger listeners, featuring a clog dance, some musical fossils and a sleeping lion. With Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson.


Unknown: Adrian Dickson.

: Stage and Screen

Tommy Pearson is in conversation with Rolfe Kent , composer of the jazz score for the Oscar-nominated movie Sideways. He talks about being a film composer in Hollywood today.
ADDRESS: Stage and Screen, Room 220, Broadcasting House, Queen Margaret Drive , Glasgow G12 8DG email: stageandscreen@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Tommy Pearson
Unknown: Rolfe Kent
Unknown: Queen Margaret Drive

: In Tune

Petroc Trelawny presents a selection of music and up-dates on the news from the arts world.

: Opera on 3

Wozzeck Stephanie Hughes introduces Welsh National Opera's first new production in its new home, the Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff.
In Alban Berg 's modernist classic of 1925, private soldier Wozzeck is forced to submit to the humiliating demands of his superiors in order to support his mistress, Marie, and their illegitimate child. He's driven over the edge when he learns that Marie has been unfaithful to him.
Before the opera begins at 7.45, Hughes talks to the director general of WNO, Anthony Freud , about the significance of the company's move there, while director Richard Jones , conductor Vladimir Jurowski and soloists explain why Wozzeck remains such a radical opera. First performed in 1925, but banned as degenerate by the Nazis in 1933, it became the first atonal opera to find a regular niche in the repertoire after the Second World War.
Welsh National Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Vladimir Jurowski
Welsh National Opera's La Traviata is on Wednesday at 7.30pm


Introduces: Wozzeck Stephanie Hughes
Unknown: Alban Berg
Unknown: Anthony Freud
Conductor: Richard Jones
Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski
Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski
Wozzeck: Christopher Purves(baritone)
Captain: Peter Hoare(tenor)
Marie: Gun-Brit Barkmin(soprano)
Drum-Major: Peter Svensson(tenor)
Doctor: Clive Bayley(bass)
Andres: Matthew Beale(tenor)
Margret: Nicola Morgan(contralto)

: Night Waves

This week featuring a series of talks about some of the most prized artefacts in the British
Museum's Africa collection. Beginning today with the Ingesanna throwing knives from Sudan. Philip Dodd presents. Producer Anne Marie Cole


Producer: Anne Marie Cole

: Late Junction

Verity Sharp with Zimbabwean music from mbira player and singer Chartwell Dutiro and guitarist Christopher Morphitis ; A Life (1895-1915) from singer/songwriter Mark Hollis ; and excerpts from Speech Songs - the early synthesized voice experiments of Charles Dodge.


Unknown: Verity Sharp
Singer: Chartwell Dutiro
Guitarist: Christopher Morphitis
Songwriter: Mark Hollis
Unknown: Charles Dodge.

: Composer of the Week: Ravel

2/5. Father: Industry and Craftsmanship
Donald Macleod looks at Ravel's fascination with mechanics and industry, which he inherited from his father who was an engineer. Repeated from Tue


Unknown: Donald MacLeod

: Through the Night

Presented by Louise Fryer. Shostakovich String Quartet
No 8, Op 110 Beethoven String Quartet in C sharp minor,
Op 131 2.00 Benolt High Mass 2.55 Uszt Piano Sonata in B minor 3.25 Mozart Symphony No 36 in C, K425 (Linz)
3.55 Vidal Pas Tornatz Sui en Proensa Thlbaut IV de Navarre Robert Veez de Perron 4.05 Anon Arne Kuth
Ich Sorghe Non; Jesu Cristes Milde Moder 4.15 Domenico da Placenza La Fia Guilmin Ambrosio Rostiboli Gioioso
4.20 Trombonclno Gentil Donna; Per Mio Ben Ti Vederei
4.25 Stobaeus Audi Filia et Vide; Tota Pulchra Es Arnica Mea 4.35 Grieq Norwegian Bridal March, Op 19 No 2;
Butterfly, Op 43 No 14.40 Hubay Der Zephir , Op 30 No 5
4.45 Debussy Petite Piece Duparc Chanson Triste
4.50 Sonnlnen A Song of Happiness Tsvetanov Theme and Variations 5.00 Brahms Meine Liebe ist grun, Op 63 No 5; Wie Melodien zieht es mir, Op 105 No 1;
Feldeinsamkeit, Op 86 No 2 5.05 Eller Romance; Dance; A Homeland Tune 5.20 Jersild Three Danish Romances
5.30 Khrennikov Three Pieces, Op 46 5.40 Dahl Concerto a tre 6.00 Anon Aus meines Herzens Grunde ; Herr Christ der einig Gottes Sohn; Jesu meines Lebens Leben Verhulst Herinnering, Op 26 No 12; Minneliedje, Op 27 No 9;
'T Meeuwennest, Op 16 No 16.10 Prokofiev Romeo at Juliet's Tomb; Death of Tybalt (Romeo and Juliet)
6.20 Beethoven Fantasia in C minor, Op 80
6.40 Weiner Divertimento No 2 in A minor, Op 24


Presented By: Louise Fryer.
Unknown: Anon Arne Kuth
Unknown: Hubay Der Zephir
Unknown: Brahms Meine Liebe
Unknown: Herzens Grunde
Unknown: Herr Christ
Unknown: Lebens Leben Verhulst
Unknown: Prokofiev Romeo
Unknown: Beethoven Fantasia

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