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: Morning on 3

Presented by Penny Gore . Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Musorqsky, orch Ravel The Great Gate of Kiev (Pictures at an Exibition) French National Orchestra, conductor Eliahu Inbal Svendsen Carnival in Paris, Op 9 Trondheim Symphony Orchestra, conductor Ole Kristian Ruud Mozart Piano Sonata in F K533
Glenn Gould Massenet Suite No 5: Scenes
Napolitaines New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, conductor Jean-Yves Ossonce
Copland Quiet City Wynton Marsalis (trumpet), Phillip Koch (cor anglais), Eastmann Wind Ensemble, conductor Donald Hunsberger
8.30-10.00: Anon, 14th-century Spanish Pilgrim Songs Catherine Bott (soprano), Members of the New London Consort Delius Paris (the Song of a Great City) BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andrew Davis
Ibert Suite: Paris Harmonie Ensemble of New
York, conductor Steven Richman

Contributors

Presented By: Penny Gore
Conductor: Eliahu Inbal
Conductor: Ole Kristian
Piano: Ruud Mozart
Unknown: Glenn Gould
Conductor: Jean-Yves Ossonce
Unknown: Wynton Marsalis
Unknown: Phillip Koch
Conductor: Donald Hunsberger
Soprano: Catherine Bott
Conductor: Andrew Davis
Conductor: Steven Richman

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Mendelssohn Symphony No 4 in A (Italian) (revised version) Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor John Eliot Gardiner
10.32 Verdi Se Quel Guerrier lo Fossi!... Celeste Aida (Aida, Act 1) Jon Vickers (tenor),
Rome Opera Orchestra, conductor Georg Solti
10.38 Ravel Tzigane
Ginette Neveu (violin), Jean Neveu (piano)
10.50 Turina La Oracion del Torero
Leopold Stokowski Symphony Orchestra, conductor Leopold Stokowski
11.04 Beethoven An die ferne Geliebte, Op 98 Jon Vickers (tenor), Richard Woitach (piano)
11.20 Schubert/Berio Rendering Houston Symphony Orchestra, conductor Christoph Eschenbach

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
Unknown: Quel Guerrier
Unknown: Celeste Aida
Tenor: Jon Vickers
Conductor: Georg Solti
Conductor: Ravel Tzigane
Violin: Ginette Neveu
Violin: Jean Neveu
Unknown: Leopold Stokowski
Tenor: Jon Vickers
Tenor: Richard Woitach
Conductor: Christoph Eschenbach

: Composer of the Week: Dohnanyi

4/5. Despite Dohnanyi's selfless dedication to the musical welfare of his country, events conspired against him. He ill-advisedly made a decision that was to give his enemies the ammunition they needed to vilify his name, and as a result he was accused of Nazi sympathies and branded a war criminal. Today
Donald Macleod introduces the work Dohnanyi wrote in the midst of this nightmarish turmoil - his Second Symphony.
Impromptu and Landler (Six Pieces, Op 41) Ernst von Dohnanyi (piano)
Symphony No 2 BBC Philharmonic, conductor Matthias Bamert
Repeated on Wednesday at 12 midnight

Contributors

Introduces: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: Matthias Bamert

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

St Magnus Festival 2005
3/4. Linda Ormiston introduces a recital given in Stromness Town Hall in June.
Steven Osborne (piano) Ravel Sonatine
Debussy Preludes, Book 1

Contributors

Introduces: Linda Ormiston
Piano: Steven Osborne

: BBC Proms 2005

Philip Dukes (viola), Josephine Knight (cello), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Jac van Steen
Dukas La Péri
Huw Watkins Double Concerto for viola and cello
Stravinsky Ballet : Petrushka (1947 version) Repeated from last Thursday

Contributors

Viola: Philip Dukes
Viola: Josephine Knight
Unknown: Dukas La
Unknown: Huw Watkins
Cello: Stravinsky Ballet

: Brian Kay's Light Programme

Another selection of light classics, this week featuring the artist of the month, John Wilson , including a recording with the Royal Ballet
Sinfonia of Buxton Orr 's Celtic Suite. Geraldo and the London Hippodrome Orchestra play music by Vivian Ellis and Sidney Torch takes the New Century Orchestra Down the Solent.

Contributors

Unknown: John Wilson
Unknown: Buxton Orr
Music By: Vivian Ellis

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music, studio guests and a round-up of the latest news of the arts world.

Contributors

Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: BBC Proms 2005

Live from the Royal Albert Hall , London. Featuring a brief overview of the German symphonic tradition, including an overture
"full of tears" and the last piece Beethoven was ever to perform as a pianist in public.
But centenary composer Karl Amadeus Hartmann's stirring and dramatic Sixth Symphony promises to steal the show, conducted by one of the foremost champions of his music, Ingo Metzmacher. Presented by Martin Handley. Gianluca Cascioli (piano),
BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Ingo Metzmacher Brahms Tragic Overture
Beethoven Piano Concerto No 4 in G
8.25 Twenty Minutes: Ouagadougou
Emmanuel Dangola's story asks: why eat imported foods when the local town can provide white worms and grilled grasshoppers? Both are delicious with ginger! Read by Damian Lynch.
8.45 Wagner Prelude, Act 1: Lohengrin KA Hartmann Symphony No 6 Repeated on Tuesday 23 August at 2pm

Contributors

Unknown: Royal Albert Hall
Unknown: Karl Amadeus
Music: Ingo MetzmacHer.
Presented By: Martin Handley.
Piano: Gianluca Cascioli
Conductor: Ingo MetzmacHer
Read By: Damian Lynch.

: Nile Lands

3/4. Sudan. Zeinab Badawi continues her cultural journey through countries connected by the Nile. Today she visits Sudan, whose past has been dominated by the confluence of the Blue Nile and the White Nile.
This series concludes tomorrow at 9.45pm

: Late Junction

Verity Sharp 's selection tonight includes tracks by Senegalese singer Baaba Maal, British jazz saxophonist Martin Speake , Bach and composer Philip Clemo.

Contributors

Unknown: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Martin Speake
Unknown: Philip Clemo.

: Composers of the Week:The Court of Louis XIV

5/5. Donald Macleod focuses on the changing face of music at the French court during the last years of Louis XIV's reign.
Campra Two Passepieds (L'Europe Galante); Idomenee, Act 2 (excerpt)
Collasse Cantique Spirituel No 4: Sur les Vaines Occupations des Gens du Siecle
Mouret Les Amours de Ragonde, Act 3 Lully Repands, Charmante Nuit Repeated from Friday at 12 noon

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod

: Through the Night

With Louise Fryer. Vieuxtemps Violin Concerto No 5 in A minor (Gretry) Paganini Introduction and Variations on Nel Cor Piu Non MiSento from Paisiello's La Molinara, Op 38 Mahler Symphony No 9 2.56 Haydn String Quartet in B minor, Op 64 No 2 3.15 Beethoven Variations in F, Op 34
3.30 Brahms Symphony No 3 in F 4.05 Mozart Variations on Ah, Vous Dirai-je , Maman in C, K265 4.16 Lange-Miiller Madonnasange , Op 65 4.23 Geminianl Concerto Grosso in D minor, Op 7No 2 4.33 JE Bach Meine Seele erhebt den Herrn 4.47 Verdi Alzati ! La Tuo Figlio (Un Ballo in Maschera) 4.54 Mozart Overture: La Clemenza di Tito
5.00 Goldmark Night Piece (Die Konigin von Saba)
5.07 Purcell, arr Memelsdorff and Staler Ground in D minor 5.10 Lully Plainte d'Armide (Les Amours Deguises)
5.18 Poulenc Sarabande for guitar 5.21 Grieq Letzter Fruhling 5.27 Chopin Mazurka in A minor, Op 17 No 4
5.32 Chabrier Espaha 5.39 Crusell Bassoon Concertina in B flat 5.59 Lipattl Four Songs 6.09 Brahms Cello
Sonata No I in E minor, Op 38 (1st mvt) 6.24 Mendelssohn Overture: Ruy Bias 6.32 Debussy Estampes
6.47 Vivaldi Flute Concerto in D, RV428 (II Gardellino)

Contributors

Unknown: Louise Fryer.
Unknown: Vous Dirai-Je
Unknown: Lange-Miiller Madonnasange
Unknown: Bach Meine Seele
Unknown: Verdi Alzati
Unknown: Poulenc Sarabande
Unknown: Chopin Mazurka








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