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: Morning on 3

Presented by Penny Gore . Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Beethoven Fantasy in G minor, Op 77 Jonathan Biss (piano)
Locatelli Concerto Grosso in B flat, Op 1 No 3 Elizabeth Wallf isch (violin), Raglan Baroque Players, conductor Nicholas Kraemer
Hoist St Paul's Suite Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Kenneth Sillito
8.30-10.00: Rossini Le Rendez-vous de Chasse Milan Verdi SO, conductor Riccardo Chailly Strauss Madchenblumen, Op 22
Emma Bell (soprano), Andrew West (piano)
Haydn Piano Trio in C, HXV27 Kungsbacka Trio


Presented By: Penny Gore
Piano: Jonathan Biss
Unknown: Elizabeth Wallf
Conductor: Nicholas Kraemer
Conductor: Kenneth Sillito
Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
Soprano: Andrew West

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Liszt Un Sospiro Van Cliburn (piano)
10.05 Wagner Siegfried Idyll
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Wilhelm Furtwangler
10.25 Liszt Mephisto Waltz No 1 Van Cliburn (piano)
10.35 Mahler Symphony No 6
New York Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Leonard Bernstein


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Piano: Van Cliburn
Conductor: Wilhelm Furtwangler
Piano: Van Cliburn
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein

: Composer of the Week: Purcell

3/5. The King's Musick. Donald Macleod discovers how Purcell's life and music was shaped by each of the three monarchs he served. Welcome Song: From Those Serene and Rapturous Joys (final chorus) Andrew Tusa
(tenor), the King's Consort, director Robert King The Staircase Overture; Chacony in G minor Parley of Instruments, director Peter Holman If Prayers and Tears Susan Gritton (soprano), Members of the King's Consort
Sound the Trumpet, Beat the Drum
James Bowman (countertenor), Rogers Covey -Crump and Rufus Muller (tenors), Michael George (bass), the King's Consort, director Robert King
Purcell Overture: Timon of Athens
Parley of Instruments, director Peter Holman Repeated on Tuesday at 12 midnight


Tenor: Andrew Tusa
Director: Peter Holman
Soprano: Susan Gritton
Unknown: James Bowman
Unknown: Rogers Covey
Tenors: Rufus Muller
Tenors: Michael George
Director: Robert King
Director: Peter Holman

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Hay Festival 2005
2/4. Christopher Cook introduces a recital of English song recorded during the recent festival in Wales. Mark Stone (baritone), Roger Vignoles (piano) Quitter Three Shakespeare Songs, Op 6 Butterworth A Shropshire Lad
Finzi Earth and Air and Rain, Op 15


Introduces: Christopher Cook
Baritone: Wales. Mark Stone
Baritone: Roger Vignoles

: Afternoon Performance

BBC Philharmonic
Presented by Sarah Walker.
Beethoven Overture: Coriolan
Conductor Gianandrea Noseda
Prokofiev Suite: The Love for Three Oranges Conductor Edward Downes
Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No 1 in B flat minor Jin Ju, conductor Jason Lai
Beethoven Symphony No 8 in F Conductor Gianandrea Noseda
Beethoven's Symphony No 8 is available for download in MP3 format from 30 June to 6 July at www.bbc.co.uk/radio3


Presented By: Sarah Walker.
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
Conductor: Edward Downes
Conductor: Jason Lai
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda

: Making Tracks

Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson take younger listeners for a trip into the woods. They also meet a famous superhero and a musical peanut seller, and visit the opera.


Unknown: Angellica Bell
Unknown: Adrian Dickson

: Choral Evensong

Live from the Chapel of St John's College,
Cambridge. Introit: Plebs Angelica (Tippett). Responses: Leighton. Psalms: 124,138
(Barnby, Ley). First Reading: Ezekiel 34, vvll-16. Canticles: Collegium Sancti Johannis
Cantabrigiense (Tippett). Second Reading:
John 21, vv15-22. Anthem: Five Negro Spirituals (A Child of Our Time) (Tippett). Hymn: Ye Watchers and Ye Holy Ones (Lasst uns erfreuen). Organ Voluntary: Preludio al Vespro di Monteverdi (Tippett). Director of music David Hill. Organ students John Robinson and Paul Provost.


Music: David Hill.
Unknown: John Robinson
Unknown: Paul Provost.

: In Tune

Petroc Trelawny presents a round-up of the latest news from the arts, with music and guests.

: Performance on 3

Aci, Galatea e
Polifemo Lucie Skeaping presents a concert performance of Handel's Aci, Galatea e Polifemo. This serenata a tre is a miniature opera in all but name, written for the Duke of Alvito's wedding during the composer's stay in Italy, in 1708. Ten years later Handel recast the work in the more familiar English setting of Acis and Galatea.
The story is taken from Ovid's Metamorphoses, in which the lovelorn cyclops Polyphemus jealously destroys the happiness of the sea nymph who spurns him, and her shepherd lover Acis. The concert was recorded last month at St George's Bristol.
The English Concert, director Andrew Manze (violin)


Unknown: Polifemo Lucie Skeaping
Violin: Andrew Manze
Aci: Carolyn Sampson (soprano)
Galatea: Hilary Summers (contralto)
Polifemo: Charbel Mattar (bass)

: Night Waves: Undercurrents

Philip Dodd and guests explore the ideas and history behind the week's news headlines. Producer Jerome Weatherald


Unknown: Philip Dodd
Producer: Jerome Weatherald

: Late Junction

More from the Wychwood Festival in Cheltenham, featuring a performance by the Warsaw Village Band. Plus blues from Taj Mahal and the Harp of New Albion from Terry Riley. Presented by Fiona Talkington.


Unknown: Terry Riley.
Presented By: Fiona Talkington.

: Composer of the Week: Henze

4/5. Ideals of Beauty, Visible from a Great Distance Henze has refused to reject the music of the past - instead he's drawn on it, whether reworking a Monteverdi opera for a modern audience or revisiting traditional models in his operas and symphonies. Donald Macleod looks at three works in which Henze confronts his musical heritage. Monteverdi, ed Henze // Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria (excerpt) Soloists, BBCSO, conductor Hans Werner Henze
Henze The English Cat (excerpt) Soloists, London Parnassus Orchestra, conductor Markus Stenz Symphony No 7 CBSO, conductor Simon Rattle Repeated from Thursday at 12 noon


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: Hans Werner Henze
Conductor: Markus Stenz
Conductor: Simon Rattle

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
Berg, orch Verbey Piano Sonata, Op 1 Berg Violin
Concerto Schoenberg Chamber Symphony No 1, Op 9
2.05 Bach Suite in E minor, BWV996 2.20 Brahms Cello Sonata in E minor, Op 38 2.40 Tchalkovsky Symphony
No 1 in G minor (Winter Daydreams) 3.25 Bartok Duos for violins (excerpt) 3.35 Weyse Symphony No 6 in C minor
4.00 Resplghl Adagio con Variazioni 4.15 Carlsslml Dixit Dominus 4.30 Frescobaldi Canzona Terza 4.35 Gluck Dance of the Blessed Spirits (Orfeo ed Euridice)
4.45 Mozart Porgi Amorqualche Ristoro (Le Nozze di Figaro) 4.50 Schreker Fantastic Overture, Op 15
5.00 Sheppard Gaude , Gaude, Gaude Maria Virgo
5.10 Rachmanlnov A Selection of Songs 5.20 Mozart
Symphony No 26 in E flat, K 184 5.30 Debussy Beau Soir
5.35 Janacek Pohadka 5.45 Dvorak Violin Concerto in A minor (3rd mvt) 5.55 Bartok Cantata Profana (excerpt)
6.00 Schubert Moments Musicaux, D780 Nos 1, 3 and 6
6.20 Brahms Nachtwache I, Op 104 No 16.25 Balassa Valley of the Huns 6.40 Dvorak Legend No I in D minor,
Op 59 6.45 Dobrzynski Andante and Rondo alia Pollacca


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Bach Suite
Unknown: Gluck Dance
Unknown: Sheppard Gaude
Unknown: Gaude Maria Virgo
Unknown: Janacek Pohadka
Unknown: Brahms Nachtwache
Unknown: Dobrzynski Andante

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