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: Morning on 3

Presented by Penny Gore . Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Bach Cantata No 68: Also hat Gott die Welt geliebt Barbara Schlick (soprano),
Gotthold Schwarz (bass), Accentus Chamber Choir, Limoges Baroque Ensemble, director Cristophe Coin (violoncello piccolo) Poulenc Flute Sonata
Emily Beynon (flute), Andrew West (piano) Handel Va Tacito e Nascosto (Giulio Cesare)
Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone), Scottish Chamber Orchestra, conductor Charles Mackerras
8.30-10.00: Schumann Cello Concerto in A minor Cristophe Coin, Champs Elysees Orchestra, conductor Philipe Herreweghe Sibelius Symphony No 7 San Francisco SO, conductor Herbert Blomstedt


Presented By: Penny Gore
Soprano: Barbara Schlick
Bass: Gotthold Schwarz
Flute: Andrew West
Bass-Baritone: Bryn Terfel
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Conductor: Philipe Herreweghe
Conductor: Herbert Blomstedt

: CD Masters

Presented by Jonathan Swain.
Elgar Salut d'Amour, Op 12 Halle Orchestra conductor Leslie Heward
10.05 Francis Poulenc Tel Jour Telle Nuit
Pierre Bernac (baritone) accompanied by the composer (piano)
10.20 Listener request:
Shostakovich Piano Concerto No 1
Eileen Joyce (piano), Arthur Lockwood (trumpet), Halle Orchestra , conductor Leslie Heward
10.40 Mozart Adagio in C, K580a Paul Goodwin (cor anglais), Terzetto
10.50 Poulenc Eight Polish Songs
Nicolai Gedda (tenor), Dalton Baldwin (piano)
11.00 Berlioz Le Spectre de la Rose; Absence (Les Nuits d'Ete) Maggie Teyte (soprano), LPO, conductor Leslie Heward
11.10 Schoeck Cello Sonata Johannes Goritzki. David Levine (piano)
11.35 Haydn Symphony No 91 in E flat
Danish State Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Mogens Woldike
11.55 Poulenc Les Chemins d'Amour Yvonne
Printemps (soprano), unnamed orchestra conducted by Marcel Cariven


Presented By: Jonathan Swain.
Conductor: Leslie Heward
Baritone: Pierre Bernac
Piano: Eileen Joyce
Piano: Arthur Lockwood
Conductor: Halle Orchestra
Conductor: Leslie Heward
Conductor: Mozart Adagio
Unknown: Paul Goodwin
Tenor: Nicolai Gedda
Tenor: Dalton Baldwin
Soprano: Maggie Teyte
Conductor: Leslie Heward
Unknown: Johannes Goritzki.
Piano: David Levine
Conductor: Mogens Woldike
Conducted By: Marcel Cariven

: Composer of the Week: Monteverdi

5/5. In the final year of Monteverdi's life, the opera that is now regarded as his masterpiece was produced in Venice: L'lncoronazione di
Poppea. Donald Macleod introduces extracts from this highly original work of ruthless ambition, love, lust and struggle for power. L'lncoronazione di Poppea (excerpts)
Sylvia McNair (soprano: Poppea),
Dana Hanchard (soprano: Nero), Anne Sofie von Otter (soprano: Octavia/Venus), Francesco Ellero d'Artegna (bass: Seneca), Mark Tucker (tenor: Lucan), Marinella Pennicchi (soprano: Cupid/ Damigella), English Baroque Soloists, director John Eliot Gardiner
Repeated on Thursday at 12 midnight


Introduces: Donald MacLeod
Soprano: Sylvia McNair
Soprano: Dana Hanchard
Soprano: Anne Sofie von Otter
Unknown: Francesco Ellero
Tenor: Mark Tucker
Soprano: Marinella Pennicchi
Director: John Eliot Gardiner

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Representing Self
4/4. The Atrium Quartet perform a recital at the National Museum and Gallery of Wales in Cardiff. Presented by Christopher Cook.
Shostakovich String Quartet No 7 Op 108 Tchaikovsky String Quartet in F, Op 22


Presented By: Christopher Cook.

: Afternoon Performance

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Presented by Sandy Burnett. Webern Passacaglia, Op 1 Conductor ErricoFresis
Shostakovich Piano Concerto No 2
Marc-Andre Hamelin , conductor Andrew Litton Haydn Symphony No 82 in C (The Bear)
Bach Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV1041 Rachmaninov Vocalise
Stravinsky Apollon Musagete
Director Elizabeth Layton (violin)


Presented By: Sandy Burnett.
Conductor: Marc-Andre Hamelin
Conductor: Andrew Litton
Violin: Elizabeth Layton

: Jazz Legends

John Serry and Julian Joseph
John Serry is a pianist and writer whose work in the 1970s and 80s has influenced many of the UK's jazz stars. As part of the programme's fifth birthday celebrations, Julian Joseph performs piano duets with John Serry , recorded before an invited audience at the Floral Hall of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.


Unknown: John Serry
Unknown: Julian Joseph
Unknown: John Serry
Unknown: Julian Joseph
Unknown: John Serry

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty with a selection of music and news from the arts world. Including:
6.00-6.50 BBC Singers at Six
Live from St Giles Cripplegate at London's
Barbican. As a prelude to tonight's
Performance on 3, the BBC Singers, conducted by Stephen Cleobury , perform choral music by Strauss and Bruckner. Presented by Warwick Thompson.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Conducted By: Stephen Cleobury
Presented By: Warwick Thompson.

: Performance on 3

BBC Symphony Orchestra
I Live from the Barbican.
The great American soprano Christine Brewer joins the BBCSO for Strauss's operatic settings of poems by Friedrich Holderlin. Presented by Christopher Cook. Christine Brewer (soprano), BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Donald Runnicles Strauss Drei Hymnen , Op 71
7.55 Twenty Minutes: The Eyes of the Statue By Camara Laye , formerly of Guinea. A young girl battles through undergrowth that seems intent on swamping the city. Will nature be triumphant? Read by Adjoa Andoh. Part of a series of readings for Radio 3's Africa season.
8.15 Bruckner Symphony No 8 in C minor


Soprano: Christine Brewer
Unknown: Friedrich Holderlin.
Presented By: Christopher Cook.
Soprano: Christine Brewer
Conductor: Donald Runnicles
Conductor: Strauss Drei Hymnen
Unknown: Camara Laye
Read By: Adjoa Andoh.

: Night Waves

Paul Allen and guests consider the history of British silent cinema. Producer Aasiya Lodhi


Unknown: Paul Allen
Producer: Aasiya Lodhi

: Mixing It

Mark Russell and Robert Sandall present an eclectic mix of musical styles.


Unknown: Mark Russell
Unknown: Robert Sandall

: Jazz on 3

Bobby Previte with Charlie Hunter and DJ Logic Drummer Bobby Previte , who emerged from the forward-looking New York scene of the 1980s, is joined by Charlie Hunter , who plays bass and solo lines simultaneously on a hybrid eight-string guitar, and turntable master DJ Logic, to play a blend of funk, jazz and hip-hop. And Mark Morris reports on the increasing use of turntables in jazz. Presented by Jez Nelson.


Unknown: Bobby Previte
Unknown: Charlie Hunter
Unknown: Bobby Previte
Unknown: Charlie Hunter
Unknown: Mark Morris
Presented By: Jez Nelson.

: Through the Night

With Louise Fryer. Prokofiev Violin Concerto No 1 Mahler Das Lied von der Erde 2.25 Hummel Piano Quintet in E flat, Op 87 2.45 Mozart Concerto in C for flute and harp, K299 3.20 Bach English Suite No 2 in A minor, BWV807
3.45 Handel Incidental music: The Alchemist
4.00 Tessier In a Grove Most Rich of Shade (A Musical Banquet) 4.05 Hellendaal Cello Sonata in D, Op 5 No 2
4.20 Forster Vanitas Vanitatum 4.30 Rheinberger Tempo Moderato sopra il Magnificat (Organ Sonata in A minor, Op 98) 4.35 Anon, arr Shoujounlan Joyous Light 4.40 Balaklrev Islamev , Op 18 4.50
Glinka Kamarinskaya 5.00 Auber Overture: Le Cheval de Bronze
5.05 Verdi La Forza Del Destino (excerpt) 5.20 Chopin Mazurka in E minor, Op 41 No 2 Moniuszko Mazurka (The Gypsies) 5.30 Lisinski Mazurkas in F; E flat and B flat
5.35 Kocsar Waterfall 5.40 Borodin In the Steppes of Central Asia 5.45 S Rossi Barechu ; Odekha Ki'anitani; Yitgadal 6.00 Ravel Piano Concerto in G 6.20 Bartok Four Dialogues 6.25 Berwald String Quartet in G minor


Unknown: Louise Fryer.
Unknown: Balaklrev Islamev
Unknown: Glinka Kamarinskaya
Unknown: Del Destino
Unknown: Chopin Mazurka
Unknown: Lisinski Mazurkas
Unknown: Rossi Barechu

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