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: Morning on 3

Presented by Penny Gore . Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Dvorak Slavonic Dance in A flat, Op 72 No 8 Chamber Orchestra of Europe, conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Albinoni Oboe Concerto in D, Op 7 No 6 Heinz Holliger , I
Musici Stravinsky Concerto in D Basel Chamber
Orchestra, conductor Christopher Hogwood
8.30-10.00: Brahms Variations on a theme by Schumann Joaquin Achucarro (piano) Handel Cor di Padre (Tamerlano, Act 3)
Sandrine Piau (soprano), Les Talens Lyriques , conductor Christophe Rousset Martin Three Dances
Heinz Holliger (oboe), Ursula Holliger (harp), Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner


Presented By: Penny Gore
Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Unknown: Heinz Holliger
Unknown: Musici Stravinsky
Conductor: Christopher Hogwood
Piano: Schumann Joaquin Achucarro
Piano: Handel Cor
Soprano: Sandrine Piau
Soprano: Les Talens Lyriques
Conductor: Christophe Rousset
Oboe: Heinz Holliger
Oboe: Ursula Holliger
Unknown: St Martin
Conductor: Neville Marriner

: CD Masters

Presented by Rob Cowan. Obradors El Vito
Nan Merriman (mezzo), Gerald Moore (piano)
10.03 Lalande Troisième Caprice
Jean-Frangois Paillard Chamber Orchestra, conductor Jean-Francois Paillard
10.17 Mahler Das Lied von der Erde
Nan Merriman (mezzo), Ernst Haef liger (tenor), Amsterdam Concertgebouw Orchestra , conductor Eugen Jochum
11.18 Shostakovich String Quartet No 15, Op 144 Gidon Kramer (violin), Daniel Phillips (violin), Kim Kashkashian (viola), Yo-Yo Ma (cello)


Presented By: Rob Cowan.
Presented By: Obradors El Vito
Presented By: Nan Merriman
Piano: Gerald Moore
Unknown: Jean-Frangois Paillard
Unknown: Das Lied von Der Erde
Unknown: Nan Merriman
Unknown: Ernst Haef
Conductor: Amsterdam Concertgebouw Orchestra
Conductor: Eugen Jochum
Violin: Gidon Kramer
Violin: Daniel Phillips
Viola: Kim Kashkashian

: Composer of the Week: Weber

5/5. Donald Macleod describes Weber's last few months of life. The composer, close to death and anxious to provide as much as possible for his family, was in London for the 1826 premiere of his opera Oberon. Oberon (excerpts) Berlin Radio Choir,
Berlin Deutsches Symphony Orchestra, conductor Marek Janowski
Entr'acte (Die Drei Pintos)
Queensland Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor John Georgiadis Cavatina (Euryanthe)
Jessye Norman (soprano), Dresden Staatskapelle, conductor Marek Janowski
Repeated on Thursday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: Marek Janowski
Conductor: John Georgiadis
Soprano: Jessye Norman
Conductor: Marek Janowski

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Edinburgh International Festival 2005
Sara Mohr-Pietsch introduces a recital recorded on Tuesday at the Queen's Hall.
Christian Tetzlaff (violin), Lars Vogt (piano) Janacek Violin Sonata
Bartok Violin Sonata No 1
Dvorak Violin Sonatina in G, Op 100


Introduces: Sara Mohr-Pietsch
Violin: Lars Vogt

: BBC Proms 2005

Llyr Williams (piano), BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Jiri Belohlavek
Novak Eternal Longing
Schumann Piano Concerto in A minor
Stravinsky Suite: The Firebird (1945 version) Repeated from Sunday 21 August


Conductor: Jiri Belohlavek

: Jazz Legends

James Williams
Julian Joseph appraises the all-too-short life of pianist James Williams , who died last year at the age of 53. He made his name with Art Blakey 's Jazz Messengers and later worked with saxophonist Sonny Stitt and vibraphone player Bobby Hutcherson. Producer Keith Loxam


Unknown: James Williams
Unknown: Julian Joseph
Pianist: James Williams
Unknown: Art Blakey
Unknown: Sonny Stitt
Unknown: Bobby Hutcherson.
Producer: Keith Loxam

: In Tune

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

: BBC Proms 2005

Live from the Royal Albert Hall , London. Mariss Jansons and the Royal
Concertgebouw Orchestra make their second appearance at this year's Proms, with Lutoslawski's folk-inspired orchestral showpiece and Brahms's first symphonic masterpiece. Presented by Stephanie Hughes.
Lutoslawski Concerto for Orchestra


Unknown: Royal Albert Hall
Presented By: Stephanie Hughes.

: Twenty Minutes: Talking Proms

Stephanie Hughes is joined live in the Radio 3 box by choreographer Siobhan Davies to discuss the week's Proms news and views. With an audio diary from violinist Anthony Marwood , and a report from first-timers at the Proms.


Unknown: Stephanie Hughes
Unknown: Siobhan Davies
Violinist: Anthony Marwood

: Brahms

Symphony No 1 in C minor

: On the Air

Steven Connor considers air. It is more than a universal physical necessity: the ideas of air and breath are diffused through the poetry, rituals and symbolism of all cultures. We not only live on air, we also subsist on the complex idea of air. Medical historians, classicists, air-therapists, and musicians help to explore three aspects of the air: its positive associations with power; its negative associations with corruption; and the idea of the air as a medium or habitat.
Producer Tim Dee


Producer: Tim Dee

: Mixing It

Another chance to hear the performance by the American group Yo La Tengo at the West Yorkshire Playhouse as part of last year's FuseLeeds festival.

: Jazz on 3

Meshell Ndegeocello's Spirit Music Sextet Jez Nelson presents an exclusive session with American singer and bassist Meshell
Ndegeocello's Spirit Music Sextet. Though she is best known for her work in funk and hip-hop, Ndegeocello's most recent album has veered into instrumental jazz, collaborating among others with Jack De Johnette and Kenny Garrett. Joining her in this line-up of the Spirit Music Sextet are Chris Dave on drums and saxophonist Ron Blake. And Jez Nelson selects the best of the new jazz releases on CD.


Unknown: Jack de Johnette
Unknown: Kenny Garrett.
Unknown: Chris Dave
Unknown: Ron Blake.
Unknown: Jez Nelson

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. A concert recorded at the Grzeqorz Fitelberg Concert Hall, Katowice in Poland, on 8 November 2002. Mihaela Ursuleasa (piano), National Polish RSO, conductor Gabriel Chmura
Penderecki Threnody for the Victims of Hiroshima Mozart Piano Concerto No 21 in C, K467 Dvorak Symphony No 6in D
2.17 Brahms Five Choral Songs, Op 104 2.31 Schubert Six Moments Musicaux, D780 2.58 Strauss Violin Sonata, Op 18 3.26 Grieg Piano Concerto in A minor
3.55 CPE Bach Fantasia in C, Wq616 4.03 Haydn
Hungarian National March, H VIII 4; March for the Prince of Wales, H VIII 3 4.10 Glinka Overture: Ivan Susanin
4.19 Kodaly Dances of Marosszek 4.31 Mozart Exsultate , Jubilate, K165 4.46 Kreisler Syncopation 4A9
Boccherlnl Rondeau (String Quintet in C, Op 28 No 4, arr for cello and guitar) 4.53 Auric, arr Lane Suite: Dead of Night 5.00 Nicolai Horch , die Lerch singt in Hain (Die Lustigen Weiber von Windsor) 5.05 Dvorak Slavonic
Dance in E minor, Op 46 No 2 5.11 Parsons Ave Maria for 5 voices 5.16 Marais La Sonnerie de Sainte-Genevieve du Mont a Paris 5.25 Bach Prelude and Fugue in D minor
(Well-Tempered Klavier) 5.29 D'lndia Ma con Chi Parto ? Ahi Lassa; Che Non rAmi, Cor Mio ; Pur Venisti , Cor Mio
5.37 Respighi Fountains of Rome 5.53 Fodor Piano Sonata in F sharp minor, Op 22 No 2 6.09
Kodaly Serenade , Op 12 6.31 Debussy Pré/ude à /'Après-Midi d'un Faune 6.42 Mozart Bassoon Concerto in B flat, K191


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Conductor: Gabriel Chmura
Unknown: Ivan Susanin
Unknown: Mozart Exsultate
Unknown: Nicolai Horch
Unknown: Chi Parto
Unknown: Cor Mio
Unknown: Pur Venisti
Unknown: Cor Mio
Unknown: Kodaly Serenade

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