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: Morning on 3

This week Penny Gore features classics of the clarinet repertoire and variations for piano.
7.00-8.30: Mendelssohn Konzertstuck in D,
Op 114 Sabine Meyer (clarinet), Wolfgang Meyer (basset horn), Academy of St Martin in the Fields, director Kenneth Sillito Monteverdi Dixit Dominus II (Selva Morale e Spirituale) La Capella Ducale , Musica Fiata , director Roland Wilson Berlioz Overture: Roman Carnival
LSO, conductor Colin Davis
8.30-10.00: Fasch Concerto in D
The English Concert, director Trevor Pinnock
Lutoslawski Variations on a theme of Paganini Martha Argerich and Nelson Freire (pianos) Mozart Clarinet Concerto in A, K622 Jack Brymer , RPO, conductor Thomas Beecham


Piano: Mendelssohn Konzertstuck
Clarinet: Sabine Meyer
Clarinet: Wolfgang Meyer
Unknown: St Martin
Unknown: Capella Ducale
Unknown: Musica Fiata
Conductor: Colin Davis
Unknown: Paganini Martha Argerich
Pianos: Nelson Freire
Unknown: Jack Brymer
Conductor: Thomas Beecham

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.

Featuring Berlioz works for voice and orchestra and recordings by pianist Samson Francois. Ravel Scarbo (Gaspard de la Nuit) Samson Francois (piano)

10.08 Listener request: Vaughan Williams Taking Off at Night; Dawn Patrol (Film music: Costal Command) Philharmonia, conductor Kenneth Alwyn

10.16 Prokofiev Piano Concerto No 3 Samson Francois, Paris Conservatoire Orchestra, conductor Andre Cluytens

10.47 Berlioz Messe Solennelle Donna Brown (soprano), Jean-Luc Viala (tenor),
Gilles Cachemaille (bass-baritone), Monteverdi Choir, Orchestre Revolutionnaire et Romantique, conductor John Eliot Gardiner

11.42 Chopin Ballade No 4 in F minor, Op 52 Samson Francois (piano)


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Pianist: Samson Francois.
Conductor: Kenneth Alwyn
Conductor: Andre Cluytens
Soprano: Jean-Luc Viala
Tenor: Gilles Cachemaille
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner

: Composers of the Week:Constant Lambert (1905-51) andAlan Rawsthorne (1905-71)

1/5. Donald Macleod begins an exploration of the lives and works of two centenary composers. Rawsthorne The Naming of Cats (Practical Cats) Robert Donat (speaker), Philharmonia conducted by the composer
Suite: The Creel Peter Lawson and Alan MacLean (piano duet) Lambert Ballet: Romeo and Juliet (excerpt) Victoria
State Orchestra, conductor John Lanchbery The Rio Grande Sally Burgess (mezzo),
Jack Gibbons (piano), Leeds Festival Chorus, English Northern Philharmonia, conductor David Lloyd Jones
Rawsthorne Theme and Variations
Peter Sheppard Skaerved and Christine Sohn (violins) Repeated on Sunday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Robert Donat
Unknown: Creel Peter Lawson
Piano: Alan MacLean
Conductor: John Lanchbery
Unknown: Sally Burgess
Piano: Jack Gibbons
Conductor: David Lloyd Jones
Unknown: Peter Sheppard Skaerved
Violins: Christine Sohn

: BBC Proms Chamber Music 2005

D Live from Cadogan Hall, London.
Presented by Stephanie Hughes.
Andrew Kennedy (tenor), Paul Crossley (piano)
Tippett The Heart's Assurance
Purcell, arr Tippett and Berqmann Sweeter than Roses (incidental music: Pausanias);
I Attempt from Love's Sickness to Fly (The Indian Queen); An Evening Hymn
Tippett Piano Sonata No 3 Repeated on Sat at 12 noon


Presented By: Stephanie Hughes.
Tenor: Andrew Kennedy
Tenor: Paul Crossley

: BBC Proms 2005

Christiane Oelze (soprano), Berlin Deutsches Symphony Orchestra, conductor Kent Nagano
Weber Overture: Der Freischutz
Unsuk Chin snagS and Snarls
Bruckner Symphony No 6 in A Rptd from wed 10 August


Soprano: Christiane Oelze
Unknown: Unsuk Chin

: Stage and Screen Reprise Alfred Newman

Tommy Pearson pays tribute to one of the fathers of modern film music, who as head of music at 20th Century Fox composed classic scores and nurtured a generation of composers, including
Bernard Herrmann , John Williams , his sons David and Thomas and his nephew Randy. Revised


Unknown: Tommy Pearson
Unknown: Bernard Herrmann
Unknown: John Williams

: In Tune

Petroc Trelawny presents an update of arts news, with studio guests and a selection of music.

: BBC Proms 2005

- Live from the Royal Albert Hall , London.
The Eighth Symphony is Shostakovich's
- response to the devastation of the Second
World War. Plus two sides of Ravel's musical personality: the Spanish-f lavoured Alborada del Gracioso and his jazz-influenced piano concerto. Presented by Tommy Pearson.
Helene Grimaud (piano), London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Bernard Haitink
Ravel Alborada del Gracioso; Piano Concerto in G
8.05 Twenty Minutes: The Bombing of Dresden In February 1945, three months before VE Day, the Allies bombed Dresden. Historian Dr David Stafford looks at the significance of this event and charts how it has been viewed since.
8.25 Shostakovich Symphony No 8 Repeated on Monday 5 September at 2pm


Unknown: Royal Albert Hall
Presented By: Tommy Pearson.
Piano: Helene Grimaud
Conductor: Bernard Haitink
Unknown: Dr David Stafford

: Travels with Blavatsky

Peggy Reynolds goes in search of the grandmother of the New Age - Madame BlavatskY. One of history's most enigmatic women, she played a part in opening Western minds to Eastern thought. Considered by her Victorian peers to be both sage and charlatan, philosopher and fraud, Blavatsky was a whirlwind of inspiration, causing a century of revolutions in the arts, politics and science, and entrancing everyone from Edison to Elvis. With stops in Bombay, London, New York and Nirvana, Reynolds removes the beguiling cloak of mystery from Blavatsky's epic writings and incredible life.


Unknown: Peggy Reynolds
Unknown: Madame Blavatsky.

: Late Junction

Music from Swiss duo Bo Wiget and Luigi Archetti , 1950s calypso from Young Tiger, Venetian lute music and a Your 3 selection from a listener. With Fiona Talkington.


Unknown: Bo Wiget
Unknown: Luigi Archetti
Unknown: Fiona Talkington.

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

2/5. Our Friends in the North. Donald Macleod discovers the early exponents of the North
German organ tradition in Halle and Hamburg, including Scheidt, Schein, Jacob and Hieronymus Praetorius and Scheidemann. Repeated from Tuesday at 12 noon


Unknown: Hieronymus Praetorius

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. Composer Portrait: Max Reger Silhouetten, Op 53 No 3 (Seven Piano Pieces); Bunte Blatter, Op 36 (excerpts); Vivace in D minor, Op 143 No 10 (Traume am Kamin); Chaconne (Violin Sonata in A minor, Op 91 No 7); Ausgewahlte Volkslieder (excerpts); Serenade in G, Op 141a; Variations and Fugue on a theme of Beethoven. Op 86

2.21 Zemlinsky Die Seejungfrau

3.03 Schoenberg Verklarte Nacht , Op 4

3.32 Mahler In meines Vaters Garten ; Todtenfeier

4.00 Hasse Overture: Arminio

4.07 Carlton Calm Was the Air

4.10 Weelkes As Vesta Was from Latmos Hill Descending

4.14 Cavalli Sonata a 8 (Musiche Sacre)

4.19 Schnittke Suite in the Olden Style

4.33 Szymanowski Variations in B flat minor, Op 3

4.45 Cop! Psalm 108; Pie Jesu (Requiem Mass)

4.53 Donizetti Grande Offertorio in D

5.00 Biber Sonata No 12 (Sonatae Tam Aris Quam Aulis Servientes)

5.05 Telemann Flute Concerto in D

5.17 Handel Kunft 'ger Zeiten eitler Kummer

5.23 Schubert Auf dem Wasser zu Singen, D774; Nacht und Traume, D827

5.31 Weber Konzertstuck in F minor, Op 79

5.48 Brahms Es ist das Heil uns kommen her; Schaffe in mir, Gott, ein reines Herz

6.00 Weckman Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ

6.13 Strauss Suite for 13 wind instruments. Op 4

6.38 Suolahti Sinfonia Piccola


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Max Reger
Unknown: Bunte Blatter
Unknown: Schoenberg Verklarte Nacht
Unknown: Vaters Garten
Unknown: Cavalli Sonata
Unknown: Schnittke Suite
Unknown: Donizetti Grande Offertorio
Unknown: Handel Kunft
Unknown: Weber Konzertst
Unknown: Jesu Christ
Unknown: Strauss Suite
Unknown: Suolahti Sinfoma Piccola

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