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: Morning on 3

Presented by Penny Gore . Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Handel Organ Concerto No 4 in F, Op 4 No 4 Matthew Halls (organ), Ensemble Sonnerie, director Monica Huggett (violin) Weber Horn Concertino in E minor, Op 45 Hermann Baumann , Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, conductor Kurt Masur
Walton Coronation Te Deum Christopher Whitton (organ), St John 's College Choir,
Cambridge, conductor Christopher Robinson
8.30-10.00: Purcell Symphony: Hail! Bright Cecilia (St Cecilia's Day Ode) English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Charles Mackerras
Strauss Alphorn Marie McLaughlin (soprano),
Barry Tuckwell (horn), Vladimir Ashkenazy (piano) Haydn Symphony No 48 in C (Maria Theresa ) Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner

Contributors

Presented By: Penny Gore
Violin: Monica Huggett
Unknown: Hermann Baumann
Conductor: Kurt Masur
Unknown: Deum Christopher
Unknown: St John
Conductor: Christopher Robinson
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Soprano: Marie McLaughlin
Horn: Barry Tuckwell
Horn: Vladimir Ashkenazy
Unknown: Maria Theresa
Conductor: Neville Marriner

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Poulenc 15 Improvisations Gabriel Tacchino (piano)
10.24 Verdi Pace , Mio Dio (La Forza del Destino, Act 4) Galina Vishnevskaya (soprano), Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra, conductor Boris Khaikin
10.31 Listener request:
Rossini Ballet music: William Tell
Halle Orchestra , conductor John Barbirolli
10.46 Francis Poulenc Suite Française Performed by the composer (piano)
11.02 Shostakovich Symphony No 14
Galina Vishnevskaya (soprano), Mark Rezhetin (bass), ECO, conductor Benjamin Britten

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Piano: Gabriel Tacchino
Piano: Verdi Pace
Piano: Mio Dio
Soprano: Galina Vishnevskaya
Conductor: Boris Khaikin
Music: William Tell
Conductor: Halle Orchestra
Conductor: John Barbirolli
Conductor: Francis Poulenc
Soprano: Galina Vishnevskaya
Soprano: Mark Rezhetin
Conductor: Benjamin Britten

: Composer of the Week: Brahms

3/5. Uncertainty
Robert Schumann predicted great things for Brahms but by the early 1860s it was far from certain that the young composer would live up to his early promise. With Donald Macleod. Serenade No 2 in A, Op 16 (Scherzo) London Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Adrian Boult
Four Songs, Op 17 Arnold Schoenberg Choir, conductor Erwin Ortner
Geistliches Wiegenlied , Op 91 No 1
Sarah Walker (mezzo), Paul Silverthorne (viola), Julian Jacobson (piano)
Horn Trio in E flat, Op 40 Stephen Stirling (horn), Anthony Marwood (violin), Susan Tomes (piano) Repeated on Tuesday at 12 midnight

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Schumann
Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Conductor: Adrian Boult
Conductor: Erwin Ortner
Conductor: Geistliches Wiegenlied
Unknown: Sarah Walker
Viola: Paul Silverthorne
Piano: Julian Jacobson
Horn: Stephen Stirling
Violin: Anthony Marwood
Violin: Susan Tomes

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Cutting-Edge Haydn
2/4. Mary Ann Kennedy introduces a concert given in the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama in Glasgow, including some of Haydn's English and Scottish songs.
Mhairi Lawson (soprano), David Owen Norris (fortepiano), Sonnerie
Haydn Variations on My Love She's But a Lassie Yet, H XXXIa 194; Original Canzonettas, Book 1,
H XXVIa 25-30: Piano Trio in E flat minor, H XV 31 (Jacob's Dream); What Can a Young Lassie Do Wi'an Old Man?, H XXXIa 134; The White
Cockade; H XXXIa 22; Maggy Lauder H XXXIa 35

Contributors

Introduces: Mary Ann Kennedy
Soprano: Mhairi Lawson
Soprano: David Owen Norris

: Afternoon Performance

BBC National Orchestra of Wales and BBC
Singers Touring Japan
Presented by Graeme Kay. Weber Overture: Oberon
Conductor Richard Hickox
Tippett Dance , Clarion Air
Trad, arr Hoist / Sowed the Seeds of Love BBC Singers, conductor Stephen Cleobury Mozart Clarinet Concerto in A, K622 With Robert Plane
Weber Andante and Rondo Ungarese , Op 35 With Jaroslaw Augustyniak (bassoon) Schumann Symphony No 2 in C Conductor Takua Yuasa

Contributors

Presented By: Graeme Kay.
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Conductor: Tippett Dance
Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
Unknown: Weber Andante
Unknown: Rondo Ungarese
Bassoon: Jaroslaw Augustyniak
Conductor: Takua Yuasa

: Making Tracks

Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson present a Slavonic dance by Dvorak and Memories of the Alhambra by Tarrega, in the programme for younger listeners.

Contributors

Unknown: Angellica Bell
Unknown: Adrian Dickson

: Choral Evensong

Live from Lincoln Cathedral. Introit: Prevent Us, 0 Lord (Byrd). Responses: Smith. Office
Hymn: 0 God, Thy Loving Care for Man
(Exaltet Caelum Laudibus). Psalms: 34, 133 (Martin, Ley). First Reading: Isaiah 6, vv1-8.
Magnificat on the fifth tone (Praetorius). Second Reading: Hebrews 12, vv1-14. Nunc Dimittis Tertii Toni (Victoria). Anthem: Ecce Sacerdos Magnus (Bruckner). Final Hymn: Thy Hand, 0 God, Has Guided (Thornbury). Organ Voluntary:
Evocation (Langlais). Assistant director of music Charles Harrison. Organist Colin Walsh.

Contributors

Organist: Charles Harrison.
Organist: Colin Walsh.

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty with music and arts news.

Contributors

Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Opera on 3

Charles Mackerras at 80
A historic concert from 1984, presented by Donald Macleod in conversation with Charles Mackerras. Handel's opera Julius Caesar is performed in English, starring Janet Baker. Handel Julius Caesar
English National Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Charles Mackerras

Contributors

Unknown: Charles MacKerras
Presented By: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Charles MacKerras.
Unknown: Julius Caesar
Unknown: Janet Baker.
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Julius Caesar: Janet Baker (mezzo)
Curio: Christopher Booth-Jones (baritone)
Cornelia: Sarah Walker (mezzo)
Sextus: Delia Jones (mezzo)
Cleopatra: Valerie Masterson (soprano)
Ptolemy: James Bowman (countertenor)
Achillas: John Tomlinson (bass)
Nirenus: David James (countertenor)

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington presents jazz arrangements of the music of Nick Drake by trumpeter Nick Smart , Hindu meditations from the ancient Indian city of Benares sung by the Misra
Brothers, choral music by Christopher Fox and music from Louis Moholo 's 1978 octet featuring Evan Parker and Keith Tippett.

Contributors

Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: Nick Drake
Unknown: Nick Smart
Music By: Christopher Fox
Unknown: Louis Moholo
Unknown: Evan Parker
Unknown: Keith Tippett.

: Composer of the Week: Alwyn

4/5. With Donald Macleod.
Fantasy-Waltzes (excerpts); Overture: Derby Day; String Trio; Concerto Grosso No 3 Repeated from Thursday at 12 noon

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Enescu Violin Sonata No 2, Op 6; Violin Sonata No 3, Op 25 (dans le Caractère Populaire Roumain); Impressions d'Enfance, Op 28 2.08 K Huber Ein Hauch von Unzeit, No 1
2.24 Messiaen L'Ascension 2.45 Scriabin Symphony No 1
3.36 0 Lindberq Piano Quartet 4.01 Respiqhi Ancient
Airs and Dances 4.20 Giustinl Piano Sonata in G, Op 1 No 12 4.33 Blow How Art Thou Fall'n from Heaven,
0 Lucifer 4.37 Mendelssohn Overture: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage 4.51 Sjogren Prelude and Fugue No 3 in C 5.00 Stradella Ardo, Sospiro e Piango 5.06 Faure Nocturne in E minor, Op 107 5.13 Barber Agnus Dei
5.22 Sullivan Overture in C (In Memoriam)
5.34 Schubert Impromptu in A flat, D899 No 4
5.41 Monteverdi/Schiitz Culdene Haare 5.45 Mozart
Mentre Ti Lascio, o Figlia, K513 5.53 Strauss Piano Sonata, Op 5 6.18 Reqer Four Tone Poems after Arnold Böcklin. Op 128 6.47 Vllla-Lobos Bachianas Brasileiras No 5

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.








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