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: Morning on 3

Presented by Martin Handley.
7.00-8.00: Vivaldi Concerto in D minor for multiple instruments, RV566 Concerto Koln Finzi , arr Ashmore Five Bagatelles
Richard Stoltzman (clarinet), Guildhall String Ensemble, director Robert Salter
8.00-9.00: Tchaikovsky Marche Slave, Op 31 Kirov Orchestra, conductor Valery Gergiev Schumann Konzertstuck in F, Op 86
Roger Montgomery , Gavin Edwards , Susan Dent and Robert Maskell (horns), Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique, conductor John Eliot Gardiner


Presented By: Martin Handley.
Unknown: Koln Finzi
Clarinet: Richard Stoltzman
Director: Robert Salter
Conductor: Valery Gergiev
Conductor: Schumann Konzertstuck
Unknown: Roger Montgomery
Unknown: Gavin Edwards
Unknown: Susan Dent
Horns: Robert Maskell
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner

: The Cowan Collection

With Rob Cowan. Including an excerpt from the recording of Ravel's Sheherazade recommended on yesterday's Summer CD Review. Music also includes:
Wagner A Faust Overture
Chicago SO, conductor Claudio Abbado
Victoria Laetatus Sum Westminster Cathedral
Choir, conductor Martin Baker
Alec Templeton Pocket-Size Sonata No 1
Reginald Kell (clarinet), Brooks Smith (piano) Barber Serenade for string orchestra, Op 1 Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, conductor Paul Shure
Lennon and McCartney, arr Krticka Michelle ; Blackbird Wihan Quartet
Respighi The Nightingale (The Birds) London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Antal Dorati Wagner Forest Murmurs (Siegfried)
Philharmonia, conductor Otto Klemperer
Donizetti Una Furtiva Lagrima (L'Elisir d'Amore) Nicolai Gedda (tenor), Philharmonia, conductor Alceo Galliera
Beethoven Piano Sonata in F sharp, Op 78 Kun-Woo Paik
Locatelli Flute Sonata in G minor, Op 2 No 6 Jed Wentz (flute), Musica ad Rhenum Mendelssohn Capriccio Brillant, Op 22 Peter Katin (piano), London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Jean Martinon
Ellington Solitude Duke Ellington (piano). Charlie Mingus (bass), Max Roach (drums)
Stephen Frost Oboe Concerto Simon Ernes , Ensemble 2000, conductor Tony Harrison EMAIL: cowancollectiond>bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Claudio Abbado
Conductor: Victoria Laetatus
Conductor: Martin Baker
Conductor: Alec Templeton
Clarinet: Reginald Kell
Clarinet: Brooks Smith
Piano: Barber Serenade
Conductor: Paul Shure
Unknown: Krticka Michelle
Conductor: Antal Dorati
Conductor: Otto Klemperer
Tenor: Nicolai Gedda
Conductor: Alceo Galliera
Flute: Jed Wentz
Piano: Peter Katin
Conductor: Jean Martinon
Bass: Charlie Mingus
Bass: Max Roach
Oboe: Stephen Frost
Unknown: Simon Ernes
Conductor: Tony Harrison

: Private Passions

Katharine, Duchess of Kent, who has devoted much energy to the cause of music education, is Michael Berkeley 's guest on the 500th edition of the programme. Her own musical passions include Bach, Chopin, Saint-Saens, Faure, Bryn Terfel singing You'll Never Walk Alone, and Dido singing Thank You.


Unknown: Michael Berkeley

: The Early Music Show

Your Favourite Vivaldi Concerto
Antonio Vivaldi composed nearly 500 concertos, and in a live and interactive edition of the show, Lucie Skeaping asks listeners to suggest their favourites.
Send your requests by email to theearlymusicshow@bbc.co.uk or phone: [number removed]


Unknown: Antonio Vivaldi
Unknown: Lucie Skeaping

: Sunday Gala

Czech mezzo Magdalena Kozena and pianist Malcolm Martineau perform songs by Ravel, Britten, Debussy, Strauss and Shostakovich. Recorded in the Queen's Hall last Friday and introduced by Stephanie Hughes.


Unknown: Magdalena Kozena
Pianist: Malcolm Martineau
Introduced By: Stephanie Hughes.

: A Life in Music

3/4. Writer and historian Ruth Smith talks about her work on Handel's oratorios.
Producer Martin Smith


Talks: Ruth Smith
Producer: Martin Smith

: 3 for All

This week's listener requests include a piano concerto by 18th-century composer
James Hook , Liszt's transcriptions of Schubert songs and the overture to Humperdinck's opera Hansel undGretel. Plus Fritz Reiner 's thrilling vintage recording of Bartok's Concerto for Orchestra.


Unknown: James Hook
Unknown: Fritz Reiner

: New Generation Artists

4/7. Presented by Verity Sharp. Strauss Lieder , Op 21
Andrew Kennedy (tenor), lain Burnside (piano) Schumann Piano Quintet in E flat, Op 44 Llyr Williams (piano), Artemis Quartet


Presented By: Verity Sharp.
Presented By: Strauss Lieder
Tenor: Andrew Kennedy

: BBC Proms 2005

Live from the Royal Albert Hall , London.
The BBC Symphony Orchestra's chief conductor designate contributes to this season's fairy-tale theme with fellow Czech Novak's allegorical take on Hans Christian
Andersen's tale, and Stravinsky's iconic ballet The Firebird. Presented by Penny Gore .
Llyr Williams (piano). BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Jiri Belohlavek Novak Eternal Longing
Schumann Piano Concerto in A minor
7.30 Twenty Minutes: The Adverb
Poet Ian McMillan continues the series of literary performances, recorded at Cadogan Hall, based on the Proms themes. This week Gwyneth Lewis presents her selection of classic and contemporary writing and reads her own specially commissioned piece on the sea.
7.50 Stravinsky Suite: The Firebird (1945 version) Repeated on Friday 2 September at 2.30pm


Unknown: Royal Albert Hall
Unknown: Hans Christian
Presented By: Penny Gore
Conductor: Jiri Belohlavek
Unknown: Ian McMillan
Unknown: Gwyneth Lewis

: Drama on 3: Arden of Faversham

Alice, the young wife of well-to-do Arden, has fallen in love with Mosby, a one-time butcher with social aspirations.... and Arden is murdered. The first English murder thriller, written by an unknown contemporary of Shakespeare, is based on true events of the period, mixing high drama with low comedy as class-envy, greed and passion drive the story to its tragic conclusion.
Other parts played by Steve Hodson and Sion Probert Adapted and directed by John Tydeman Producer Nicolas Soames


Played By: Steve Hodson
Played By: Sion Probert
Directed By: John Tydeman
Producer: Nicolas Soames
Arden: Michael Pennington
Franklin: David Burke
Alice: Emily Hamilton
Michael: Giles Fagan
Mosby: Michael Maloney
Susan: Victoria Woodward
Black Will: Anthony Jackson
George Shakebag: Matthew Morgan
Greene: Mark Straker
Clarke: Simon Treves

: Andy Kershaw

The English guitarist/singer/songwriter Richard Thompson returns for a studio session, having released his first solo acoustic album in 21 years.


Songwriter: Richard Thompson

: Composers of the Week: The GermanOrganists, 1560-1750

1/5. Birth of a Tradition. Donald Macleod looks at some of the most important German predecessors of Bach. including Bruhns, Schutz, Hassler and Michael Praetorius.
Repeated from Monday at 12 noon


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Michael Praetorius.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. Graun Der Tod Jesu 2.45 Reqer Organ Sonata No I in F sharp, Op 33 3.08 Scriabin
Symphony No 3 (Divine Poem) 3.57 Monteverdi Si Ch'lo Vorrei Morire (II Quarto Libro de Madrigali) 4.00 Fontana Sonata No 16 4.17 Spadi Diminution on Anchor Che cot Partire Castello Sonata No 4 (Sonate Concertate in Stil Modemo) 4.17 Philips Paradisus Sacris Cantionibus (excerpts) 4.32 Bach Harpsichord Suite in A minor,
BWV818a 4.46 Telemann Trio Sonata in F for recorder and viola da gamba (Essercizii Musici) 4.54 Kodaly Viennese Clock; Entrance of the Emperor and His
Courtiers (Hary Janos ) 5.00 Sulek Baska Stone Tablet
5.15 Kutev Rhapsody 5.28 Franck 11 Miniatures
5.42 Poulenc Ouatre Motets pour le Temps de Noël
5.53 Goldberg Sonata in C minor for two violins, viola and continuo 6.05 Strauss Tod und Verklarung
6.29 H Andriessen Miroir de Peine 6.44 Vogler Jesu , Leiden, Pein, Tod 6.50 Biber Mystery (Rosary) Sonata No 10 in G minor (The Crucifixion of Jesus)


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Vorrei Morire
Unknown: Hary Janos
Unknown: Goldberg Sonata
Unknown: Strauss Tod
Unknown: Vogler Jesu

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