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: Morning on 3

Presented by Penny Gore . Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Bach, orch Stokowski Sheep May Safely Graze (Cantata No 208) Quantz Concerto in G for two flutes Berlioz Marche Hongroise (La Damnation de Faust)
8.30-10.00: Liszt Mephisto Waltz No 1
Hoist Double Concerto, Op 49 Musorgsky, ed
Rimsky-Korsakov A Night on the Bare Mountain


Presented By: Penny Gore

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Balakirev, orch Schalk Islamey
Philharmonia, conductor Lovro von Matacic
10.10 Rachmaninov Prelude in G flat, Op 23 No 10 Jorge Bolet (piano) Prelude in B minor,
Op 32 No 10 Benno Moiseiwitsch (piano) Prelude in E minor, Op 32 No 4 Moura Lympany (piano)
10.24 Leoncavallo Pagliacci (Prologue and Scene 1) Lucine Amara (soprano), Franco Corelli , Mario Spina and Tito Gobbi (tenors), Milan La Scala Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Lovro von Matacic
10.45 Rachmaninov Prelude in D, Op 23 No 4 Kathryn Stott (piano) Prelude in A minor, Op 32 No 8 Peter Katin (piano)
10.53 Listener request: Bach Er hat uns alien wohlgetan ...Aus Liebe will mein Heiland sterben (St Matthew Passion, BWV244)
Julianne Baird (soprano), Emily Newbold (flute), Baroque Chamber Ensemble
10.59 Korte The Story of the Flutes Geza Novak and Frantisek Cech (flutes), Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Lovro von Matacic
11.19 Rachmaninov Symphonic Dances, Op 45
Nicolas Economou and Martha Argerich (pianos)


Unknown: Schalk Islamey
Piano: Jorge Bolet
Piano: Moura Lympany
Soprano: Lucine Amara
Soprano: Franco Corelli
Soprano: Mario Spina
Tenors: Tito Gobbi
Piano: Kathryn Stott
Piano: Peter Katin
Soprano: Julianne Baird
Soprano: Emily Newbold
Flutes: Geza Novak
Flutes: Frantisek Cech
Unknown: Nicolas Economou
Pianos: Martha Argerich

: Composer of the Week: Chabrier

2/5. In 1880 Emmanuel Chabrier finally gave up his day job as a civil servant to compose full-time. By then he was a well-established and popular character in all the leading salons of the day.
Professionally too his reputation was beginning to grow. With Donald Macleod.
Duo a la Chartreuse Vert (L'ttoile) Soloists, Lyons Opera Orchestra, conductor John Eliot Gardiner Finale: L'Étoile, Act Soloists, Lyon Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor John Eliot Gardiner Trois Valses Romantiques Kathryn Stott and Elizabeth Burley (piano duet)
Suite Pastorale Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor John Eliot Gardiner
Faisons-Nous Petits (Une Education Manquee) Soloists, Paris Conservatoire Orchestra, conductor Jean-Claude Hartman
Repeated on Monday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Emmanuel Chabrier
Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
Piano: Elizabeth Burley
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
Conductor: Jean-Claude Hartman

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Celebrating Mozart - Mainly Mozart
1/4. This week Petroc Trelawny presents concerts from the Royal Centre in Nottingham. Alexandre Tharaud (piano), Quatuor Parisii Schubert String Quartet in C minor, D703
(Ouartettsatz); Moments Musicaux, D780 Nos 1-3 Mozart Piano Concerto No 13 in C, K415
(arr composer for piano and string quartet)

: Afternoon Performance

BBC Singers and BBC Symphony Orchestra Presented by Martin Handley.
Honegger Pacific 231 Conductor Pascal Rophe Rameau Laboravi Clamans
Charpentier Veni Sancte Spiritus
Dumont Cantate Dominum BBC Singers, the King's Consort, conductor Robert King Honegger Symphonie Liturgique Conductor Pascal Rophe
Messiaen Messe de la Pentecote
Interpolated with movements from
Manchicourt Missa Veni Creator Spiritus James O'Donnell (organ), BBC Singers, conductor Stephen Layton


Presented By: Martin Handley.
Conductor: Pascal Rophe
Conductor: Rameau Laboravi Clamans
Conductor: Robert King
Conductor: Pascal Rophe
Conductor: Messiaen Messe
Unknown: Spiritus James O'Donnell
Conductor: Stephen Layton

: Making Tracks

Today's programme for younger listeners includes part of Handel's Water Music and a piece about a headless horseman.
Presented by Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson.


Unknown: Adrian Dickson.

: Voices

John Mark Ainsley : Remember Your Lovers
Tenor John Mark Ainsley is accompanied by lain Burnside in a programme of songs including Tippett's great cycles Boyhood's End and The
Heart's Assurance, Britten's Canticle No 1: My Beloved Is Mine, and music by Purcell that Tippett discovered during the war in the bombed-out ruins of London's Morley College.


Unknown: John Mark Ainsley
Tenor: John Mark Ainsley

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty with arts news and music.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Opera on 3

Birmingham's Symphony Hall becomes the colourful Spanish town of Seville in a semi-staged production, directed by Michael Barry , of one of the best-loved operas in the repertory.
City of Birmingham Symphony Youth Chorus
(seniors), City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Sakari Oramo Bizet Carmen


Directed By: Michael Barry
Conductor: Sakari Oramo
Conductor: Bizet Carmen
Carmen: Katarina Karneus (mezzo)
Don Jose: Gordon Gietz (tenor)
Frasquita: Mary Heqarty (soprano)
Escamillio: Leigh Melrose (baritone)
Micaela: Geraldine McGreevy (soprano)
El Don Cairo: Jonathan Gunthorpe (baritone)
Mercedes: Emma Selway (mezzo)
Morales: Rhydian Roberts (baritone)
Zuniga: Quentin Hayes (baritone)
El Remendado: Nicholas Watts (tenor)

: Night Waves

Simon Schama talks to Philip Dodd about Rough Crossings: Britain, the Slaves and the American Revolution, about the black slaves in the 1770s and 80s who, lured by the promises of freedom made by the British, fled their American rebel masters to rally round the flag of King George. Producer Ian Willox


Talks: Simon Schama
Unknown: Philip Dodd
Producer: Ian Willox

: Late Junction

Nigerian highlife from Victor Olaiya and Cardinal Rex Lawson, an archive harmonium improvisation by Greek-Armenian mystic
GI Gurdjieff, and Chris Watson 's recording of an Icelandic glacier. Presented by Shaheera Asante.


Unknown: Victor Olaiya
Unknown: Chris Watson
Presented By: Shaheera Asante.

: Composer of the Week: KA Hartmann

3/5. Endless the Sorrow (1939-45). Donald Macleod explores Hartmann's compositions during the isolation, desperation and fear of the Second World War. Repeated from Wednesday at 12 noon


Unknown: Donald MacLeod

: Through the Night

With John Shea. La Fenice perform 17th-century music by Castello, Merula, A Gabrieli, Cavalli, Bertoli, Marini,
Uccellini, Rognoni, Picchi, Bovicelli, Piccinini, Cazzati and Monteverdi at the 2004 Utrecht Early Music Festival.
1.54 Roman Suite: Royal Wedding Music (excerpts)
2.16 BoTeldieu Harp Concerto in C 2.38 Tournier Images, Op 35 2.49 Fouquet Suite: Solitude 3.11 Brahms Fight
Piano Pieces, Op 76 3.39 Tchaikovsky Fantasy Overture: Romeo and Juliet 4.01 Mozart Donne Mie , la Fate a Tanti (Cosi Fan Tutte): Deh Vieni alia Finestra; Finch'han dal Vino (Don Giovanni ) 4.08 Hellendaal Concerto Grosso in E flat, Op3No4 4.21 Moniuszko Nioly 's Song: The Tear; Uncertainty
4.32 Wagner Prelude to Act 3; The Apprentices' Dance; Prelude to Act 1 (Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg)
4.53 Howells Rhapsody in D flat, Op 17 No 15.00 Dvorak
Symphony No 7 in D minor 5.37 Abel Symphony in D, Op 10 No 5 5.46 Frescobaldi Primo L ibro delle Canzoni (excerpts) 5.52 Pezel German Dance Suite 6.00
Schubert, transcr Landowska Waltzes (
Dieschone Mullerin , D795) 6.09 Massenet Prelude: Manon, Act 1
6.13 Massenet, arr Marsick Méditation Thais)
6.19 Faure Rencontre , Op 21 No 3; Nell, Op 18 No 1
6.23 Elgar Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma)


Unknown: John Shea.
Unknown: Mozart Donne Mie
Unknown: Don Giovanni
Unknown: Moniuszko Nioly
Unknown: Howells Rhapsody
Unknown: Abel Symphony
Unknown: Frescobaldi Primo
Unknown: Dieschone Mullerin
Unknown: Faure Rencontre

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