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: Morning on J

Presented by Penny Gore . Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Verdi Prelude (Simon Boccanegra , 1857 version) Milan Verdi Grand SO, conductor Riccardo Chailly Vaughan Williams Romance and Pastorale Lawrence Power (viola),
Ian Brown (piano) Delibes Scene du Bouquet (Le Roi I'a Dit) LSO, conductor Richard Bonynge
Locatelli Concerto Grosso in E flat, Op 7 No 6 (1/ Pianto d'Arianna) II Giardino Armonico Ensemble, conductor Giovanni Antonini Mozart Piano Sonata in E flat, K282 Andreas Staier
8.30-10.00: Vaughan Williams On Wenlock Edge Philip Langridge (tenor), Britten Quartet, Howard Shelley (piano) Ravel Ballet. Daphnis et Chloe (Part 3) Berlin Radio Choir, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Pierre Boulez


Presented By: Penny Gore
Unknown: Simon Boccanegra
Conductor: Riccardo Chailly Vaughan
Viola: Ian Brown
Conductor: Richard Bonynge
Conductor: Giovanni Antonini Mozart
Unknown: Andreas Staier
Unknown: Vaughan Williams
Tenor: Philip Langridge
Piano: Howard Shelley
Conductor: Pierre Boulez

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
BoTeldieu Overture: La Dame Blanche Detroit Symphony Orchestra, conductor Paul Paray
10.10 Byrd fustorum Animae
Lassus lustorum Animae Choir of King's
College, Cambridge, conductor David Willcocks
10.20 Koechlin La Méditation de Purun Bhagat , Op 159 Rheinland-Pfalz Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Leif Segerstam
10.35 Goss The Lord Is My Shepherd Choir of King's College, Cambridge, director David Willcocks (organ)
10.40 Schumann Fantasia in C, Op 17 Robert Casadesus (piano)
11.10 Pergolesi Sinfonia a tre Peter Howard (solo cello), Joshua Koestenbaum (continuo cello), Christopher Hogwood (harpsichord)
11.15 Listener request: Haydn Mass in C, H XXII 19 (In Tempore Belli) Heather Harper (soprano), Pamela Bowden (mezzo), Alexander Young (tenor), John Shirley-Quirk (baritone),
Choir of King's College, Cambridge, English
Chamber Orchestra, conductor David Willcocks


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Conductor: Paul Paray
Conductor: David Willcocks
Unknown: Purun Bhagat
Conductor: Leif Segerstam
Director: David Willcocks
Unknown: Schumann Fantasia
Piano: Robert Casadesus
Unknown: Peter Howard
Cello: Joshua Koestenbaum
Harpsichord: Christopher Hogwood
Soprano: Heather Harper
Soprano: Pamela Bowden
Tenor: Alexander Young
Tenor: John Shirley-Quirk
Conductor: David Willcocks

: Composer of the Week: Smetana

3/5. Donald Macleod tells the story of how Bedrich Smetana began to write opera and focuses on the best-loved of his eight operas, The Bartered Bride. Plus an example of the operatic writing that Smetana believed to be his best. The Brandenburgers in Bohemia, Act 2 Scene Eduard Haken (bass), Prague National Theatre
Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Jan Hus Tichy The Bartered Bride Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Zdenek Kosier
The Kiss, Act I Scene 7 Eva Depoltova (soprano), Libuse Marova (mezzo), Brno Janacek Opera Orchestra, conductor Frantisek Vajnar
Repeated on Tuesday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Bass: Eduard Haken
Conductor: Jan Hus Tichy
Conductor: Zdenek Kosier
Soprano: Eva Depoltova
Soprano: Libuse Marova
Conductor: Frantisek Vajnar

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Celebrating Mozart
Members of the Gaudier Ensemble, with Susan Tomes (piano), in a concert given last month at LSO St Luke's in London. Presented by Stephanie Hughes.
Mozart Adagio in B minor, K450; Clarinet Trio in E flat, K498 (Kegelstatt); Quintet in E flat for piano and winds, K452


Piano: Susan Tomes
Presented By: Stephanie Hughes.

: Afternoon Performance

Dvorak Symphonies - BBC Philharmonic Introduced by Warwick Thompson. Smetana Richard III
Conductor Gianandrea Noseda
Grieg Piano Concerto in A minor
Lukas Vondracek , conductor Vassily Sinaisky Dvorak Symphony No 7 in D minor Conductor Gianandrea Noseda


Introduced By: Warwick Thompson.
Introduced By: Smetana Richard
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
Conductor: Lukas Vondracek
Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda

: Making Tracks

A march for bassoon, music from India and some strange percussion music, presented for younger listeners by Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson.


Unknown: Angellica Bell
Unknown: Adrian Dickson.

: Choral Evensong

Jve from Liverpool Anglican Cathedral. ntroit: Through Christ Jesus (Peter Hurford ). Responses: Leighton. Psalms: 93,94
(Garrett, Wesley). First Reading: Ecclesiastes 1, vv1-11. Office Hymn: Holy Spirit, Ever Dwelling (Salisbury). Canticles: Westminster Service
(Howells). Second Reading: James 2, vv14-24. Anthems: And When the Builders (
Richard Shephard ). Hymn: Come Down, 0 Love Divine
(Down Ampney). Organ Voluntary: Improvisation sur le Te Deum (Tournemire). Master of the choristers and organist Ian Tracey. Assistant organist and choral conductor Ian Wells.


Unknown: Peter Hurford
Unknown: Richard Shephard
Organist: Ian Tracey.
Conductor: Ian Wells.

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty with music and arts news.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Live from Bedford School Great Hall.
The BBC Symphony Orchestra returns to one of the venues it gave regular concerts in during its "evacuation" from London during the Second World War. Presented by Paul Guinery. Claire Booth (soprano),
BBCSO, conductor Jukka-Pekka Saraste Stravinsky Danses Concertantes Britten Les Illuminations
8.20 Twenty Minutes: Fighting for Good Music In the Second World War, classical music was found to have more inspirational and spiritual value for the troops than other music. Graeme Kay uncovers the story and explores how those needs are met in today's armed forces.
8.40 Sibelius Symphony No 3


Presented By: Paul Guinery.
Conductor: Jukka-Pekka Saraste
Conductor: Stravinsky Danses Concertantes
Conductor: Britten Les Illuminations
Music: Graeme Kay

: Night Waves

Philip Dodd talks to director George Lucas about the new Star Wars movie, Episode III: Revenge of the Sith, and about the remarkable success of the Series of films. Producer Jerome Weatherald


Talks: Philip Dodd
Director: George Lucas
Producer: Jerome Weatherald

: Late Junction

A new album of Norwegian folk/jazz from the Christian Wallumrod Ensemble, music by Bach, and Geir Tveitt 's Hardanger Fiddle Concerto No 2 (Three Fjords), with soloist Nils Okland. Presented by Fiona Talkington.


Unknown: Geir Tveitt
Soloist: Nils Okland.
Presented By: Fiona Talkington.

: Composer of the Week: Handel

4/5. A look at Handel's activities between 1717 and 1719 as composer in residence at Cannons, the palace of the Duke of Chandos in Edgware, where he composed music for private performance and completed one of his finest works of the decade, Acis and Galatea. With Donald Macleod.
Repeated from Thursday at 12 noon


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.

: Through the Night

Presented by Louise Fryer. Prokofiev, arr Stasevich
Oratorio: Ivan the Terrible 2.15 Pacius Violin Concerto
2.35 Tullndberg String Quartet No 3 in C 2.55 Mozart Sonata in D for two pianos, K448 3.20 Georg Muffat Sonata No 5 in G (Armonico Tribute) 3.40 Britten The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra 4.00 Purcell Chaconne upon a Ground (The History of Dioclesian)
4.00 Daquin Rondeau : Le Coucou 4.05 Bruhns Hemmt eure Tranenflut 4.20 CPE Bach Sinfonia in B flat, Wq182 No 2 4.30 Tippett Dance, Clarion Air 4.35 Fibich Poem for violin and piano Contant La Charmeuse 4.40 Dukas Villanelle 4.50 MacDowell Hexentanz. Op 17 No 2 4.50
Barber Adagio for Strings 5.00 Alfven Swedish Rhapsody No I (Midsummer Vigil) 5.10 Sibelius Luonnotar 5.20 Bach Concerto in D minor for 2 violins, BWV1043 5.35 Casella Sicilienne and Burlesque 5.45 M Rossi Toccata Settima in D minor (Toccate e Correnti) 5.50 Arensky, arr Kriukov Do Not Kindle the Fires. Op 38 No 3 5.55 Kedrov (son) Psalm 103 Kedrov (father) The Lord's
Prayer 6.00 Stravinsky Les Cinq Doigts (arr for chamber ensemble) 6.10 Karlowicz Violin Concerto in A, Op 8
6.40 Nemeth-Samorinsky Birch Trees


Presented By: Louise Fryer.
Unknown: Daquin Rondeau
Unknown: Bruhns Hemmt
Unknown: Sibelius Luonnotar
Unknown: Casella Sicilienne
Unknown: Rossi Toccata
Unknown: Nemeth-Samorinsky Birch

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