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: Prokofiev

Gavotta, Op 32 No 3; March (The Love for
Three Oranges) 5.12 Klami Helsinki March 5.18 Strauss Dance of the Seven Veils (Salome) 5.29 Lysenko Song of the Cherubim 5.32 Hnatyshyn I Believe 5.39 Beethoven Piano Sonata in A flat, Op 110 6.00 Relcha Horn Trio, Op 82

Contributors

Unknown: Strauss Dance
Unknown: Lysenko Song

: Handel

Concerto Grosso in A minor, Op 6 No 4 6.22
Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No 1 in B flat minor

: Morning on 3

Presented by Martin Handley. Music includes:
7.00 8.00 : Sibelius Pohjola's Daughter Louis Ferdinand of Prussia Piano Trio in A flat, Op 2
8.00 9.00 : Biber Sonata a 6 in (Sonata Campanarum, Vulgo Glockeriana)
Mozart Symphony No 29 in A, K201
For full details visit www.bbc. co.uk/radio3/morningon3 on the day of transmission PHONE: [number removed]0300
(calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) email: morningon3@bbc.co.uk Address: Morning on 3, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA

Contributors

Presented By: Martin Handley.
Unknown: Louis Ferdinand

: CD Review

Andrew McGregor plays some of this month's classical music CD releases.
9.30 Building a Library David Owen Norris recommends a recording of Schoenberg's
Pierrot Lunaire from those currently available.
10.15 A round-up of recent reissues.
10.50 Lowri Blake reviews new recordings of chamber music, including releases on the Wigmore Hall's new label, and Brahms sonatas from violinist Renaud Capugon and cellist Steven Isserlis.
11.20 An interview with Ralph Couzens of Chandos Records, who talks about taking over the business from his father and about the company's long-term projects, which include opera in English and recordings of British music.
11.55 The Listening Booth Your chance to request some of the latest CD releases from the list on the programme website .
12.30 Disc of the Week: Mozart Flute Concerto in D, K314 Sharon Bezaly , Ostrobothnian
Chamber Orchestra, conductor Juha Kangas www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview PHONE:[number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) email: cdreview@bbc.co.uk Text: [number removed] (standard rate) Disc details are posted on the website and on CEEFAX, BBC1, page 651

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: David Owen Norris
Unknown: Lowri Blake
Violinist: Renaud Capugon
Unknown: Steven Isserlis.
Unknown: Ralph Couzens
Unknown: Sharon Bezaly
Conductor: Juha Kangas

: The Early Music Show

Made in Britain Month
7/8. Civil War. Lucie Skeaping focuses on the music of the English Civil War, the interregnum and the Restoration, including works by William Lawes , Tomkins, Hingeston and Playford. And Andrew Carwood visits Stonyhurst College in Lancashire - a site used by Oliver Cromwell 's army just before their victory at the Battle of Preston.

Contributors

Unknown: William Lawes
Unknown: Andrew Carwood
Unknown: Oliver Cromwell

: Discovering Music

Elgar Cello Concerto in E minor
Stephen Johnson joins the BBCSO, conducted by Alexander Briger , and cellist Christian Poltera for a look behind the notes of one of the best-loved cello concertos.

Contributors

Unknown: Stephen Johnson
Conducted By: Alexander Briger
Unknown: Christian Poltera

: World Routes

Africa Lives on the BBC
1/2. Lucy Duran is in Zanzibar, the Tanzanian group of islands off the east coast of Africa, discovering the Swahili Arab-influenced musical style taarab, and visits Ikwan Safaa , Africa's oldest music club, which this year celebrates its centenary. Producer James Parkin

Contributors

Unknown: Lucy Duran
Unknown: Ikwan Safaa
Producer: James Parkin

: Jazz Line-Up

The BBC Big Band in concert at the Queen Elizabeth Hall , London, directed by veteran
American composer, arranger and band leader Gerald Wilson. Introduced by Claire Martin.

Contributors

Unknown: Elizabeth Hall
Leader: Gerald Wilson.
Introduced By: Claire Martin.

: Jazz Record Requests

Presented by Geoffrey Smith.
ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA
Fax: [number removed]email: jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Presented By: Geoffrey Smith.

: Jazz File

Sketches of GH
1/3. The early years of one of the most important composers, arrangers and bandleaders in modern jazz, Gil Evans , are described by saxophonist and former Evans sideman David Sanborn. Producer Joby Waldman

Contributors

Unknown: Gil Evans
Unknown: David Sanborn.
Producer: Joby Waldman

: Opera on 3

The Midsummer
Marnage Michael Tippett 's first opera, featuring some of his most glorious music, returns to the Royal Opera House. Two couples step into a magical world and find themselves on a voyage of self-discovery. And producer Graham Vick and choreographer Ron Howell chat with presenter Stephanie Hughes.
Royal Opera House Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Richard Hickox
6.30 Act 1
7.40 Interval Ivan Hewett draws on Tippett's newly published letters to uncover the long-drawn-out genesis of The Midsummer Marriage.
7.50 Act 2
8.35 Interval Tippett's letters illustrating the protracted and often anguished negotiations over the opera's original production. With Ivan Hewett.
8.45 Act 3 Tippett centenary celebrations continue on Thursday and Friday, both at 7.30pm

Contributors

Unknown: Marnage Michael Tippett
Producer: Graham Vick
Unknown: Ron Howell
Presenter: Stephanie Hughes.
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Unknown: Ivan Hewett
Unknown: Ivan Hewett.
Mark: Will Hartmann(tenor)
Jenifer: Amanda Roocroft(soprano)
King Fisher, her father: John Tomlinson(bass)
Bella, his secretary: Cora Burggraaf(soprano)
Jack, her boyfriend: Gordon Gietz(tenor)
Sosostris: Elena Manistina(mezzo)
He-Ancient: Brindley Sherratt(bass)
She-Ancient: Diana Montague(mezzo)
Half-Tipsy Man: Jonathan Fisher(baritone)
Man Dancing: Steven Boydall(tenor)

: The Verb

Paul Farley presents the cabaret of new writing, poetry and performance. Featuring the resident eartoonist Peter Blegvad and an alternative view of American Thanksgiving in a specially commissioned piece from Native American novelist Susan Power. Producer Aasiya Lodhi

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Farley
Unknown: Peter Blegvad
Unknown: Susan Power.
Producer: Aasiya Lodhi

: Between the Ears

Sound Relations
Is the human voice something that we inherit from our ancestors? Oral historian Alan Dein listens to sound archives of different generations of a number of families, as far back as sound recording goes. He traces the evolution of distinctive intonation, pitch and timbre, creating audio family trees. Producer Matthew Dodd

Contributors

Unknown: Alan Dein
Producer: Matthew Dodd

: Hear and Now

BMIC Cutting Edge: Soundings 2
Ivan Hewett presents music recorded at the Warehouse in London as part of the British
Music Information Centre's annual Cutting Edge series. The Royal Northern College of Music New Ensemble and students from the Vienna Conservatory, conducted by Clark Rundell , perform works by Johannes Maria Staud , Marcel Reuter , Reinhard Fuchs , Johanna Doderer , Joe Cutler , David Home and Kurt Schwertsik.

Contributors

Unknown: Ivan Hewett
Conducted By: Clark Rundell
Unknown: Johannes Maria Staud
Unknown: Marcel Reuter
Unknown: Reinhard Fuchs
Unknown: Johanna Doderer
Unknown: Joe Cutler
Unknown: Kurt Schwertsik.

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
Beethoven Serenade in D for flute, violin and viola, Op 25 Nielsen Wind Quintet, Op 43 Schoenberg Chamber Symphony No I, Op 9 2.03 Britten Nocturne , Op 60
2.30 Debussy 12 Etudes 3.13
Rimsky-Korsakov Sheherazade , Op 35 3.59 Villa-Lobos Guitar Prelude No 2 in E 4.02 Satie La Belle Excentrique 4.11 Dubois Flute Quartet 4.19 Weber Andante and Rondo Ungarese in C minor, Op 35 4.29 Eckhard Piano Sonata in F, Op 2 No 1
4.44 Visée Logistille de Roland de M JB Lully
4.50 Morley Hard by a Crystal Fountain 4.53 Wieniawskl Polonaise in D, Op 4 5.00 Prokofiev Nocturne, Op 43 No 2
5.05 Sibelius The Lover, Op 14 5.17 Cipriano de
Rore Convien Ch'Ovunque Sia 5.20 Albicastro Violin Sonata, Op 9 No 12 (La Folia) 5.32 Dowland King of Denmark's Calliard 5.35 Wolf Intermezzo in E flat 5.47 Duruf Quatre Motets sur des Thèmes Grégoriens, Op 10
5.55 Bach, orch Webern Ricercata (A Musical Offering, BWV1079) 6.06 Mozart String Quartet in D, K575
6.29 Chopin Ballade No 3 in A flat, Op 47
6.37 Strauss Suite: Der Rosenkavalier

Contributors

Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Beethoven Serenade
Unknown: Britten Nocturne
Unknown: Rimsky-Korsakov Sheherazade
Unknown: Morley Hard
Unknown: Wieniawskl Polonaise
Unknown: Rore Convien
Unknown: Webern Ricercata








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