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: Morning on 3

Presented by Penny Gore . Music includes:
7.00 8.30 : Weber Overture: Der Freischutz Barsanti Clout the Cauldron
Vivaldi Concerto in F, Op 8 No 3 (L'Autunno)
8.30 10.00 : Beethoven Trio in B flat, Op 11 Haydn Symphony No 6 in D (Le Matin) Judith Weir Piano Concerto

Contributors

Presented By: Penny Gore
Piano: Judith Weir

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Borodin Polovtsian Dances (Prince Igor)
Cleveland Orchestra, conductor George Szell
10.12 Schubert Klavierstuck in E flat, D946 No 2 Sviatoslav Richter (piano)
10.25 Monteverdi 0 Rossignuol (Third Book of Madrigals) Consort of Musicke/Anthony Rooley
10.30 Faure Pelleas et Melisande, Op 80 Rotterdam PO, conductor David Zinman
10.53 Prokofiev Piano Sonata No 8, Op 84 Sviatoslav Richter
11.24 Haydn String Quartet in C, Op 33 No 3 (Bird) Weller Quartet
11.44 Faure Ballade in F sharp, Op 19
Robert Casadesus (piano), Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Bernard Haitink

Contributors

Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: George Szell
Piano: Sviatoslav Richter
Conductor: David Zinman
Unknown: Sviatoslav Richter
Piano: Robert Casadesus
Conductor: Bernard Haitink

: Composer of the Week: Mozart theKeyboard Player

4/5. Donald Macleod focuses on music Mozart wrote for and performed with his friends. Violin Sonata in B flat, KV454 Frank Peter Zimmermann, Alexander Lonquich (piano) Ch'lo Mi Scordi Di Te, K505 Cecilia Bartoli
(mezzo), Andras Schiff (piano), Vienna Chamber Orchestra, conductor Gyorgy Fischer
Trio in E flat, K498 (Kegetstatt) Sabine Meyer
(clarinet), Tabea Zimmermann (viola), Hartmut HölI (piano) Repeated on Wednesday at 12 midnight

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Frank Peter
Piano: Alexander Lonquich
Unknown: Cecilia Bartoli
Piano: Andras Schiff
Conductor: Gyorgy Fischer
Clarinet: Sabine Meyer
Clarinet: Tabea Zimmermann

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

War and Peace
3/4. Sean Rafferty introduces a recital by the young Uzbekistani pianist Eugene Mursky. Beethoven Piano Sonata in F minor, Op 57 (Appassionata)
Debussy Preludes, Book 2 (excerpts) Prokofiev Piano Sonata No 7 Op 83

Contributors

Introduces: Sean Rafferty
Pianist: Eugene Mursky.

: Afternoon Performance

BBC Singers at Advent/BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Presented by Martin Handley.
Dvorak Romance in F minor, Op 11
Elizabeth Layton (violin), conductor Yoav Talmi Roderick Williams 0 Adonai
BBC Singers, conductor Andrew Carwood Bruckner Symphony No 9 in D minor Conductor Man
Volkov Dvorak Three Slavonic Dances
Conductor Christopher Seaman

Contributors

Presented By: Martin Handley.
Violin: Elizabeth Layton
Conductor: Yoav Talmi
Conductor: Roderick Williams
Conductor: Andrew Carwood
Unknown: Volkov Dvorak
Conductor: Christopher Seaman

: Making Tracks

Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson present percussion music by Varese, a lullaby by Billy Joel and music written by pupils in Manchester for the Bridgewater Hall organ.

Contributors

Unknown: Angellica Bell
Unknown: Adrian Dickson
Unknown: Billy Joel

: Brian Kay's Light Programme

John Rutter conducts movements of his own Suite Antique as he takes over as featured artist for December. Plus Frederick Rosse 's
Petite Suite Moderne and two different takes on Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew - by Cole Porter and Alfred Reynolds.

Contributors

Unknown: John Rutter
Unknown: Frederick Rosse
Unknown: Cole Porter
Unknown: Alfred Reynolds.

: In Tune

With Sean Rafferty.

Contributors

Unknown: Sean Rafferty.

: Tippett Night

A celebration of the centenary of the birth of Michael Tippett. Presenter Sarah Walker and her studio guests, composer
Anthony Payne and Professor Valentine Cunningham , reassess the man, his work and his legacy. With contributions from John Amis , Dennis Marks and Amelia Freedman , conductors Colin Davis , David Atherton and Mark Elder , composers
Michael Berkeley , Alexander Goehr and Steve Martland , performers Paul Crossley , Peter Cropper , Faye Robinson and David Wilson-Johnson , critics
Bayan Northcott , Andrew Clements and David Cairns , and from his biographer Ian Kemp.
Tippett's Origins Tippett grew out of a movement that gave rise both to the early music revival and to the flourishing of music for amateurs and workers.

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Tippett.
Presenter: Sarah Walker
Unknown: Anthony Payne
Unknown: Professor Valentine Cunningham
Unknown: John Amis
Unknown: Dennis Marks
Conductors: Amelia Freedman
Conductors: Colin Davis
Conductors: David Atherton
Conductors: Mark Elder
Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Alexander Goehr
Unknown: Steve Martland
Unknown: Paul Crossley
Unknown: Peter Cropper
Unknown: Faye Robinson
Unknown: David Wilson-Johnson
Unknown: Bayan Northcott
Unknown: Andrew Clements
Unknown: David Cairns
Unknown: Ian Kemp.

: Tippett

Concerto for Double String
Orchestra Moscow and Bath Festival Chamber Orchestras, conductor Rudolf Barshai

Contributors

Conductor: Rudolf Barshai

: Tippett and Politics

Tippett was politically left-wing and a conscientious objector during the Second World War. John Amis recalls this period.

Contributors

Unknown: John Amis

: Purcell

St Cecilia's Day Ode: Hail, Bright Cecilia
(excerpt) Soloists, Ambrosian Singers, Kalmar Chamber Orchestra, conductor Michael Tippett

Contributors

Conductor: Michael Tippett

: Tippett

A Child of Our Time (excerpt) Soloists,
CBSO and Chorus conducted by the composer

: Performing Tippett

Tippett often wrote with specific performers in mind. The Lindsays' leader, Peter Cropper , and Paul Crossley discuss the complexities of performing Tippett's music.

Contributors

Leader: Peter Cropper
Leader: Paul Crossley

: Tippett and Psychology

Tippett underwent
Jungian analysis in 1939, which led him to an acceptance of his homosexuality, his emotional needs and his artistic creativity. Ivan Hewett and Professor Simon Goldhill examines how this relates to his opera, The Midsummer Marriage.

Contributors

Unknown: Ivan Hewett
Unknown: Simon Goldhill

: The Composer as Writer

Writers Philip Hensher and Alice Goodman , and critics Bayan Northcott and David Cairns discuss whether Tippett succeeded as a librettist.

Contributors

Unknown: Philip Hensher
Unknown: Alice Goodman
Unknown: Bayan Northcott
Unknown: David Cairns

: Tippett

King Priam, Act 2
Soloists, London Sinfonietta Chorus, London Sinfonietta, conductor David Atherton

Contributors

Conductor: David Atherton

: Tippett the Radical

Tippett was always open to new ideas as they appeared, and his later work set out to embrace cultural diversity, especially the music of black America.

: Tippett

Symphony No 3 (excerpt)
Faye Robinson (soprano), Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, conductor Richard Hickox

Contributors

Soprano: Faye Robinson
Conductor: Richard Hickox

: Tippett's Legacy

Dennis Marks defends
Tippett's achievements against critic Andrew Clements , who has reservations.
Tippett The Rose Lake (excerpt) BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Richard Hickox
Producers Martin Cotton and Chris Marshall A Tippett tribute concert is broadcast in Performance on 3 tomorrow at 7.30pm

Contributors

Unknown: Dennis Marks
Unknown: Andrew Clements
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Conductor: Chris Marshall

: Composer of the Week: Honegger

5/5. 1945-55. With Donald Macleod.
Romance; Symphony No 4 (Deliciae Basiliensis) (1st mvt); Concerto da Camera; Symphony No 5 (Di Tre Re) (1st mvt); Pacific 231 Rptd from Fri at 12 noon

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod.

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe. Brahms Tragic Overture Schubert Symphony No 9 in C (Great) 2.07 Ravel Histoires
Naturelles 2.24 Prokofiev, arr Prokofiev and Oistrakh
Violin Sonata No 2, Op 94a 2.49 Reger Fantasy on Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimmel, Op 52 No 2 3.09 Rameau Le Temple de la Gloire 3.40 Abel Flute Concerto in E minor, Op 6 No 2 3.56 Dowland Three songs 4.07 Gallot Pièces de Lute in F minor 4.18 Sweelinck Herrlich lieb hab' ich dich, 0 Herr 4.30 Odak Madrigal. Op 114.36 Tchalkovsky Voyevoda , Op 78 4.48 Durante Concerto per Quartetto
No4 in minor 5.00 Mendelssohn Overture: The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave) 5.12 Glazunov Rêverie in D flat, Op 24
5.15 Brahms, orch Schmeling Hungarian Dance No 3
5.18 Buchbinder Paraphrase on J Strauss 5.23 Strauss Nichts , Op 10 No 2; Die Nacht, Op 10 No 3 5.28 Weber Konzertstuck in F minor, Op 79 5.45 Buxtehude Praeludium, Fugue and Chaconne in C. BuxWVI37
5.51 Haydn Mass in B flat, H XXII 7 (Kleine Orgelmesse)
6.08 Mozart Piano Concerto No 20 in D minor, K466
6.38 Dvorak Czech Suite, Op 39

Contributors

Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Ravel Histoires
Unknown: Sweelinck Herrlich
Unknown: Tchalkovsky Voyevoda
Unknown: J Strauss
Unknown: Strauss Nichts
Unknown: Weber Konzertstuck








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