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: Morning on 3

Presented by Martin Handley.
7.00-8.00: Weber, arr Berlioz Invitation to the Dance, Op 65 LSO, conductor Charles Mackerras Glinka Overture: Ruslan and Lyudmila Russian National Orchestra, conductor Mikhail Pletnev
8.00-9.00: Brahms Clarinet Sonata in F minor, Op 120 No 1 Michel Portal, Mikhail Rudy (piano) lbert Divertissement Dallas Symphony Orchestra, conductor Eduardo Mata
For full details visit www.bbc. co.uk/radio3/morningon3 on the day of transmission and follow the Playlist link PHONE: [number removed] email: morningon3@bbc.co.uk Address: Morning on BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA

Contributors

Presented By: Martin Handley.
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Conductor: Mikhail Pletnev
Piano: Mikhail Rudy
Conductor: Eduardo Mata

: CD Review

Andrew McGregor plays some of this month's classical music CD releases.
9.30 Building a Library Simon Heighes recommends a recording of Pergolesi's Stabat Mater from those currently available on CD.
10.15 A round-up of recent reissues.
10.45 David Nice reviews new orchestral releases, including rival recordings of Mahler's Eighth
Symphony from Kent Nagano and Simon Rattle , Tchaikovsky's Fourth and Sixth Symphonies from Valery Gergiev , and Rachmaninov's Second Piano Concerto from pianist Lang Lang.
11.15 Canadian violinist James Ehnes talks to Andrew McGregor about solo Bach and rare
Bruch, about his job as a Strad-tester and about his recordings on other instruments - Hummel on the viola and John Adams on the piano.
11.45 The Listening Booth: Your chance to request some of the latest CD releases from the list on the programme website .
12.30 Disc of the Week: Canteloube Songs of the Auvergne (excerpts) Veronique Gens (soprano), Lille National Orchestra, conductor Jean-Claude Casadesus
www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview PHONE: [number removed]0300 email: cdreview@bbc.co.uk Text: [number removed] Disc details are posted on the website and on CEEFAX, BBC1, page 651

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: Simon Heighes
Unknown: Stabat Mater
Unknown: David Nice
Unknown: Simon Rattle
Unknown: Valery Gergiev
Pianist: Lang Lang.
Violinist: James Ehnes
Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: John Adams
Soprano: Veronique Gens
Conductor: Jean-Claude Casadesus

: The Early Music Show

Through the Seasons
Lucie Skeaping looks at some of the many recordings of that most popular of Baroque works, Vivaldi's The Four Seasons, and examines how performances of the pieces have changed over the decades.

: Discovering Music

Michael Tippett 's Concerto for Double String Orchestra
Conductor Tadaaki Otaka and the BBC Symphony Orchestra join Stephen Johnson to examine one of Tippett's most exuberant works - full of rhythmic complexities and beautiful melodies.

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Tippett
Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka
Unknown: Stephen Johnson

: World Routes

Africa Season
Congolese singer Koffi Olomide is one of Africa's best-selling artists, whose music fuses the frenetic Congolese dance music souskous with rumba and other influences to make a style he calls Tcha Tcho. Lucy Duran introduces his recent performance at London's South Bank.

Contributors

Singer: Koffi Olomide
Unknown: Tcha Tcho.
Introduces: Lucy Duran

: Jazz Line-Up

Helen Mayhew presents new CD releases and previews what's on in the UK jazz scene.

Contributors

Unknown: Helen Mayhew

: Jazz Record Requests

With Geoffrey Smith.
ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA
Fax: [number removed]email: jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith.

: Jazz File

Significant Others: Booker Little
Jez Nelson looks at the career of trumpeter
Booker Little , whose promising career, working with legends such as Max Roach and Eric Dolphy , was cut short by a tragically early death.

Contributors

Unknown: Booker Little
Unknown: Jez Nelson
Unknown: Booker Little
Unknown: Max Roach
Unknown: Eric Dolphy

: Opera on 3

Live from the Met: Die
Zauberflote Tamino is rescued from a huge serpent by the three attendants of the Oueen of the Night. They persuade him to rescue the Queen's beautiful daughter, Pamina, who is held prisoner by Sarastro. Tamino sets off on his adventure protected by a magic flute and glockenspiel, and with Papageno the birdcatcher for company. Mozart's allegorical singspiel is open to many interpretations, but there's no doubting the quality of the music. Here it's performed by a top cast and conducted by James Levine.
Presented from New York by Margaret Juntwait.
New York Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor James Levine Act1
7.45 Interval: A Map of Manhattan
Novelist Karen Moline pays tribute to the old East Village in New York, where rents were so cheap artists could afford to fail.
8.15 Act 2

Contributors

Unknown: Zauberflote Tamino
Conducted By: James Levine.
Unknown: Margaret Juntwait.
Conductor: James Levine
Unknown: Karen Moline
Pamina: Lisa Milne (soprano)
Queen of the Night: Erika Miktosa (soprano)
Tamino: Matthew Polenzani (tenor)
Papageno: Matthias Goerne (baritone)
Speaker: Rene Pape (bass)
Sarastro: Kurt Moll (bass)
Papagena: Anna Christy (soprano)
1st Lady: Emily Pulley (soprano)
2nd Lady: Jossie Perez (soprano)
3rd Lady: Wendy White (mezzo)
Monostatos: Volker Vogel (tenor)
1st Priest: James Courtney (bass)
2nd Priest: Bernard Fitch (tenor)
1st Armed Man: Garrett Sorenson (tenor)
2nd Armed Man: Morris Robinson (bass)

: The Verb

Tonight's edition of the literature and performance programme includes a brilliant new story from one of America's rising stars, John Haskill , and a look at the man some have called the greatest postwar British poet, JH Prynne. Ian McMillan presents. Producer Martin Smith

Contributors

Unknown: John Haskill
Unknown: Jh Prynne.
Unknown: Ian McMillan
Producer: Martin Smith

: Pre-Hear

As a prelude to the British music in tonight's Hear and Now, pianist Ian Pace plays Richard Barrett 's Lost and Alwynne Pritchard 's miniature Spring.

Contributors

Pianist: Ian Pace
Unknown: Richard Barrett
Unknown: Alwynne Pritchard

: Hear and Now

Inventions Day
1/2. The London Sinfonietta conducted by David Porcelijn and the BBC Singers conducted by James Morgan perform works by young British composers, including Car's Eye, Sounds and Rebus (UK premiere) by David Sawer. Presented by Alwynne Pritchard from the recent Inventions Day at London's South Bank Centre. And at
12.40am Peter Maxwell Davies introduces his Cross Lane Fair and conducts the BBC Philharmonic in a performance of the work.

Contributors

Conducted By: David Porcelijn
Conducted By: James Morgan
Unknown: David Sawer.
Presented By: Alwynne Pritchard
Introduces: Peter Maxwell Davies

: Through the Night

With John Shea. Mozart Symphony No 41 in C, K551 (Jupiter) Bruckner Symphony No 7 in E 2.45
Handel Agrippina Condotta a Morire 3.10 A Sorkocevic Sonata in C for piano duet 3.25 Faure Notre Amour, Op 23 No 2
3.30 Poulenc Sinfonietta 4.00 Ravel Daphnis et Chloe: Suite No 2 4.15 Bobic Preludio for harp 4.20 Forster
Sonata 4.30 Georg Muffat Toccata XI 4.35 Hoist Wind Quintet, Op 14 4.50 Delius The Minstrel 4.55 Thrane Norwegian Echo Song (The Mountain Adventure)
5.00 Telemann Scherzo Melodico No 7 D D (Domenica)
(Pyrmonter Kurwoche) 5.10 Sweellnck Psalm 23; Psalm 137
5.20 Buffardin Flute Concerto in E minor
5.35 Lithander Piano Sonata in C, Op 8 No I (Sonate Facile)
5.45 Sindinq, arr Hansen Mefodie Mignonne
5.50 Brahms Meine Liebe ist gain, Op 63 No 5; Wie
Melodien zieht es mir, Op 105 No 1; Feldeinsamkeit, Op 86 No 2 6.00 Faure Suite: Pelleas et Melisande 6.15 Kjerulf Hirtenwiese ; Lied ohne worte; Novelette; Fruhlingslied (Op 28) 6.25 Peterson-Berqer The Spring Came on a Walpurgis Night 6.30 Grieq Piano Concerto in A minor

Contributors

Unknown: John Shea.
Unknown: Handel Agrippina Condotta
Unknown: Ravel Daphnis
Unknown: Hansen Mefodie Mignonne
Unknown: Brahms Meine Liebe
Unknown: Kjerulf Hirtenwiese








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