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: Morning on 3

Presented by Sandy Burnett. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Vaughan Williams Six Studies in English Folk Song Emma Johnson (clarinet), Malcolm Martineau (piano) Prokofiev Piano Sonata No 1, Op 1 Yef im Bronfman
Guiraud Caprice Philippe Graff in (violin),
Ulster Orchestra, conductor Thierry Fischer
8.30-10.00: Webern Im Sommerwind
Cleveland Orchestra, conductor Christoph von
Dohnanyi Mendelssohn String Quartet in Eminor, Op 44 No 2 Eroica Quartet Chausson Nanny; Les Papillons; Le Colibri Nathalie Stutzmann (soprano), Inger Sodergren (piano)


Presented By: Sandy Burnett.
Clarinet: Emma Johnson
Piano: Malcolm Martineau
Conductor: Thierry Fischer
Unknown: Dohnanyi Mendelssohn
Soprano: Inger Sodergren

: CD Masters

Presented by Rob Cowan.
Borodin Overture: Prince Igor
Boston Pops Orchestra, conductor Arthur Fiedler
10.12 Bach Sonata in G minor, BWV 1029
Yo-Yo Ma (cello), Kenneth Cooper (harpsichord)
10.28 Liszt Rakoczy March
Boston Pops Orchestra, conductor Arthur Fiedler
10.36 Bartok Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion
Martha Argerich and Nelson Freire (pianos), Peter Sadlo and Edgar Guggeis (percussion)
11.03 Mozart Violin Sonata in B flat, K454 Oleg Kagan , Sviatoslav Richter (piano)
11.30 Balfe Overture: The Bohemian Girl
Boston Pops Orchestra, conductor Arthur Fiedler
11.39 Puccini La Boheme (end of Act 1) Victoria de los Angeles (soprano),
Jussi Bjorling (tenor), RCA Victor Orchestra, conductor Thomas Beecham
11.56 J Strauss (son) Polka: Unter Donner und Blitz, Op 324
Boston Pops Orchestra, conductor Arthur Fiedler


Presented By: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Arthur Fiedler
Conductor: Bach Sonata
Cello: Kenneth Cooper
Conductor: Arthur Fiedler
Unknown: Martha Argerich
Pianos: Nelson Freire
Pianos: Peter Sadlo
Pianos: Edgar Guggeis
Unknown: Oleg Kagan
Piano: Sviatoslav Richter
Conductor: Arthur Fiedler
Tenor: Jussi Bjorling
Conductor: Thomas Beecham
Unknown: Unter Donner
Conductor: Arthur Fiedler

: Composer of the Week: Enescu

4/5. A Romanian Music. The inter-war years were dominated by the completion in 1931 of the first major Romanian opera, Oedipe, which Enescu had laboured over for more than two decades. During a period that was to prove difficult in his personal life, he also wrote several pieces with a national style in mind - attempting to reflect in music the soul of his people, rather than merely quoting folk tunes. Presented by Donald Macleod.
Violin Sonata No 3, Op 25 (Dans le Caractere Populaire Roumain) (2nd mvt)
Anne Solomon , Dominic Saunders (piano)
Oedipe (excerpt) Marjana Lipovsek (mezzo),
Jose van Dam (bass-baritone), Orfeon Donostiarra , Monte Carlo PO, conductor Lawrence Foster Suite No 3, Op 27 (Villaqeoise) Romanian
National Radio Orchestra, conductor Horia AndreesCU Repeated on Wednesday at 12 midnight


Presented By: Donald MacLeod.
Unknown: Anne Solomon
Piano: Dominic Saunders
Bass-Baritone: Orfeon Donostiarra

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

The Birth of the Keyboard Sonata
3/4. Today's concert from Belfast was recorded in March, with Melvin Tan on the piano. Presented by Stephanie Hughes. Haydn Sonata in F.HXVI 23
Clementi Sonata in B flat, Op 24 No 2
Beethoven Sonata in C, Op 53 (Waldstein)


Unknown: Melvin Tan
Presented By: Stephanie Hughes.

: Afternoon Performance

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
A concert given at William Aston Hall , Wrexham, in November last year. With Edward Seckerson.
Gail Pearson (soprano), conductor Richard Hickox Mozart Overture: Idomeneo; Pas Seul (Ballet music: Idomeneo)
Stravinsky Concerto in E flat (Dumbarton Oaks) Mozart Exsultate , Jubilate,
K165 Hoddinott A Contemplation upon Flowers Beethoven Symphony No 8 in F


Unknown: William Aston Hall
Unknown: Edward Seckerson.
Soprano: Gail Pearson
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Unknown: Mozart Exsultate
Unknown: K165 Hoddinott

: Making Tracks

In today's programme younger listeners can take a trip into space, meet a musical insect and hear a Japanese take on a British legend. Presented by Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson.


Unknown: Adrian Dickson.

: Brian Kay's Light Programme

Music by Roger Quilter , Peter Hope , Armstrong Gibbs and David Lyon , followed by Gordon Langford 's Song for All Seasons played by the BBC Philharmonic, conducted by Rumon Gamba.


Music By: Roger Quilter
Music By: Peter Hope
Music By: Armstrong Gibbs
Music By: David Lyon
Unknown: Gordon Langford
Conducted By: Rumon Gamba.

: In Tune

Petroc Trelawny with music and arts news.

: Performance on 3

London Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Michael Tilson Thomas brings the LSO a 100th-birthday present. Live from the Barbican, London. With Martin Handley.
Yefim Bronfman (piano), conductor Michael Tilson Thomas
Michael Tilson Thomas Agnegram (1st UK performance)
Prokofiev Piano Concerto No 1
7.55 Twenty Minutes: Living with Mahler f Armando lannucci discovered Mahler at the L age of ten, since when he has developed an CHOICE idea of the composer as an "invisible friend".
Here he talks about musical personality with businessman-turned-conductor Gilbert Kaplan and music critic Hilary Finch. Producer Jessica Isaacs
Armando lannucci's musical friend: page 121
8.15 Mahler Symphony No


Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas
Unknown: Martin Handley.
Piano: Yefim Bronfman
Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas
Conductor: Gilbert Kaplan
Unknown: Hilary Finch.
Producer: Jessica Isaacs

: Night Waves: Landmarks

"If I am out of my mind, it's all right with me, thought Moses Herzog. " So begins one of the great books of the last century - Herzog, written by the Jewish-American author Saul Bellow , who died last month, and discussed here by Paul Allen and guests. Producer Ariane Koek


Unknown: Moses Herzog.
Unknown: Saul Bellow
Unknown: Paul Allen
Producer: Ariane Koek

: The Wire

Stone Baby
By Sean Buckley. Xavier's got a bump.
L Something inside. Someone. He feels it move; hears its tiny heart beat in tandem with his.
"It's true and real and mine and.... stop blowing smoke in my face! It's very bad for his health."
Producer/Director Toby Swift


Unknown: Sean Buckley.
Director: Toby Swift
Xavier: Louis Dunsford
Nan: Edna Dore
Stone Baby: Carl Prekopp
Chloe Chenade la: Roy John
David: Alex Matten
Gerald: Joseph Tremain
Teacher: Richard Katz
Nurse: Susan Jameson
Doctor: Nicholas Boulton
TV contestant: Hugh Dickson

: Late Junction

Eliza Carthy and the Ratcatchers, musique concrete, state-of-the-art ambience from
Matthew Florianz , and the Orlando Consort with rare spiritual songs from 15th-century England. Presented by Verity Sharp.


Unknown: Eliza Carthy
Unknown: Matthew Florianz
Presented By: Verity Sharp.

: Composer of the Week: Boccherini

5/5. Donald Macleod looks at why Boccherini's music is so little heard today. Repeated from Friday at 12 noon


Unknown: Donald MacLeod

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Mozart Divertimento in D, KV136
Britten Les Illuminations Shostakovich Chamber Symphony, Op 110 1.55 Chopin 12 Studies, Op 10
2.25 Ravel Piano Trio in A minor 2.55 Bach Viola da Gamba Sonata No 3 in G minor, BWV1029 3.10 Bruhns
0 werter heil'ger Geist 3.25 CPE Bach Flute Concerto in B flat, Wq167 3.50 Kraus Symphony in D 4.05 Mozart Ch'io Mi Scordi di Te.... ? Non Temer, mate Bene, K505
4.20 Bacewicz Serenade 4.25 Francaix Theme and Variations (Wind Quintet No 1) 4.30 Vllla-Lobos
Introduction to the Choros 4.45 Pachelbel Jauchzetdem Herrn 4.50 Moniuszko Concert Polonaise in A
5.00 Soderman Three Songs (Idyll and Epigram)
5.05 Arnold Three Shanties 5.10 J Strauss (son) Rosen aus dem Suden, Op 388 5.20 Fesch Concerto in G, Op 5 No 3 5.30 Debussy Premiere Rapsodie
5.35 Sibelius Autumn Evening, Op 38 No 1
5.40 Kajanus Funeral March
5.55 Brahms Hungarian Dances: Nos 14, 12, 15, 18, and
6.05 Nicolai Overture: The Merry Wives of Windsor
6.15 Britten Choral Dances (Gloriana) 6.20 Gilson The Sea


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Mozart Divertimento

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