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: Morning on 3

This week Sandy Burnett presents Haydn's last set of string quartets, Op 76, and explores the effect of the Prix de Rome on composers in France. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Berlioz Overture: Rob Roy
Szymanowski Variations in B flat minor, Op 3 Liszt Hungarian Rhapsody No 6 in D (Carnival in Pest)
8.30-10.00: Haydn String Quartet in G, Op 76 No 1 Berlioz Herminie
Beethoven Sextet in E flat, Op 71

Contributors

Unknown: Sandy Burnett
Unknown: Rob Roy

: CD Masters

This week Rob Cowan features Mozart symphonies and recordings by pianist Egon Petri. Chopin Waltz in A flat, Op 42 Egon Petri (piano)
10.04 Mozart Symphony No 25 in G minor, K183 English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Benjamin Britten
10.29 Beethoven Piano Sonata in F sharp, Op 78 Egon Petri
10.39 Vivaldi Oboe Concerto in D minor, RV454 Thomas Indermuhle , ECO, director Simon Preston
10.47 Debussy La Damoiselle Elue Bidu Sayao
(soprano), Rosalind Nadell (contralto), Pennsylvania University Women's Chorus, Philadelphia Orchestra, conductor Eugene Ormandy
11.08 Franck Prelude , Choral et Fugue Egon Petri (piano)
11.25 Prokofiev Violin Concerto No 2
Vadim Repin , Halle Orchestra , conductor Kent Nagano
11.51 Bach/Busoni Ich ruf'zu dir, HerrJesu Christ, BWV639 Egon Petri (piano)

Contributors

Unknown: Rob Cowan
Pianist: Egon Petri.
Conductor: Benjamin Britten
Unknown: Thomas Indermuhle
Director: Simon Preston
Soprano: Rosalind Nadell
Conductor: Eugene Ormandy
Conductor: Franck Prelude
Piano: Egon Petri
Unknown: Vadim Repin
Conductor: Halle Orchestra
Conductor: Kent Nagano
Piano: Egon Petri

: Composer of the Week: Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

1/5. Bonn. Donald Macleod surveys Beethoven's formative years. At the Elector's court in Bonn the old system of patronage had supported his grandfather, a bass singer who became director of music, and his father, a tenor. Beethoven also served the Elector, but his desire for a measure of independence soon reared its head.
Symphony No 3 in E flat (Eroica) (1st mvt) Berlin PO, conductor Herbert von Karajan
Piano Quintet in E flat, Op 16 Peter Donohoe (piano), Netherlands Wind Ensemble
Piano Sonata in C, Op 53 (Waldstein) (3rd mvt) Maurizio Pollini (piano)
Producer Johannah Smith Repeated on Sunday at 12 midnight RT DIRECT: Beethoven The Masterworks (40 CDs) is available for F35 including p&p. To order please send a cheque. payable to Selections, to: [address removed], or phone: [number removed] (national rate), or visit www.selections.com/rtdirect. Quote ref: [number removed].

Contributors

Conductor: Herbert von Karajan
Piano: Peter Donohoe
Piano: Maurizio Pollini

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Live from Wigmore Hall in London. Presented by Stephanie Hughes.
Swedish soprano Miah Persson and pianist
Mattias Bohm perform songs by Robert Schumann and Clara Schumann , Sibelius and Richard Strauss.

Contributors

Presented By: Stephanie Hughes.
Soprano: Miah Persson
Pianist: Mattias Bohm
Songs By: Robert Schumann
Songs By: Clara Schumann
Unknown: Richard Strauss.

: Afternoon Performance

France and Russia - BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Presented by Louise Fryer. Tchaikovsky Overture: 1812 Conductor Grant Llewellyn
Shostakovich, arr Barshai Chamber Symphony, Op 110a Director Lesley Hatfield Glazunov Violin Concerto
Lesley Hatfield , conductor Takuo Yuasa
Stravinsky Suite: The Firebird (1919 version) Conductor Grant Llewellyn

Contributors

Presented By: Louise Fryer.
Conductor: Grant Llewellyn
Director: Lesley Hatfield
Conductor: Lesley Hatfield
Conductor: Takuo Yuasa
Conductor: Grant Llewellyn

: Making Tracks

Music for younger listeners presented by Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson. Featuring music from Japan, Peter's theme from
Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf and the biggest and deepest of all string instruments playing jazz.

Contributors

Presented By: Angellica Bell
Presented By: Adrian Dickson.

: Stage and Screen

William Finn
Edward Seckerson profiles the Broadway composer/lyricist, author of the cult hit Falsettos and the autobiographical show A New Brain.
ADDRESS: Stage and Screen, Room 220. Broadcasting House. Queen Margaret Drive , Glasgow G12 8DG email: stageandscreen@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: William Finn
Unknown: Edward Seckerson
Unknown: Queen Margaret Drive

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music with guests and news of the arts world.

Contributors

Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

BBC Concert Orchestra
A programme of Mozart's sacred music performed live at the BBC Studios in Maida Vale, and broadcast across Europe for the European Broadcasting Union. Introduced by Paul Guinery.
Olivia Robinson and Elizabeth Poole (sopranos), Sian Menna (mezzo), Christopher Bowen (tenor), Stuart Maclntyre (baritone), BBC Singers, BBC
Concert Orchestra, conductor Stephen Cleobury Mozart Regina Coeli in C, K276;Ave Verum
Corpus in D, K618, Mass in C, K257 (Credo Mass)
7.45 Twenty Minutes: The Group In the cultural wasteland of 1960s Belfast a small creative writing group met every Monday evening. Robbie Meredith tells the remarkable story of how the group nurtured future winners of the Pulitzer and Whitbread prizes, a Booker short-listed novelist, and a poet who became a Nobel laureate.
8.05 Mass in C minor, K427 (Great)

Contributors

Introduced By: Paul Guinery.
Introduced By: Olivia Robinson
Sopranos: Elizabeth Poole
Sopranos: Sian Menna
Tenor: Christopher Bowen
Baritone: Stuart MacLntyre
Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
Conductor: Mozart Regina Coeli
Unknown: Robbie Meredith

: Mozart

Piano Sonata in C, K330 Christopher Hinterhuber

Contributors

Unknown: Christopher Hinterhuber

: Night Waves

"Ignorance is the night of the mind, but a night without moon and star". Susan Hitch and guests discuss the thinking of Confucius, including the idea that culture and music, in particular, has a real moral force, encouraging kindness, sensitivity and upright moral character. Producer Laura Thomas

Contributors

Unknown: Susan Hitch
Producer: Laura Thomas

: Late Junction

Verity Sharp presents a 1,000-year-old Kyrie and some neo-medieval creations.

Contributors

Unknown: Verity Sharp

: Composer of the Week: Eigar

2/5. With Donald Macleod.
Overture: Cockaigne (In London Town); Falstaff (excerpt); Ballet: The Sanguine Fan Repeated from Tuesday at 12 noon

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod.

: Through the Night

Presented by Susan Sharpe.
Chamber music from Norwegian radio: Nielsen Serenata in Vano Bergen Chamber Soloists Svendsen String Octet in A, Op 3 AtleSponberg (violin), Joakim Svenheden (violin), Aida-Carmen Soanea (viola), Adrian Brendel
(cello), Vertavo Quartet Beethoven Septet in E flat, Op 20 Bergen Chamber Soloists 2.24 Mozart Mass in C. K317 (Coronation) 2.48 Schumann Symphony No 1 in B flat (Spring) 3.19 Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No 2 in G
4.02 Chopin Rondo in E flat, Op 164.12 Rognoni Diminutions on Palestrina's to Son Ferito 4.19 Palestrina Laudate Dominum 4.22 Corelli Concerto Grosso in F, Op 6 No 9
4.32 Hellendaal Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op 3 No 1
4.45 JC Bach Der Gerechte ; Furchte dich nicht 4.54 Bach Chorale-Prelude : Allein Gott in der Hoh' sei Ehr,BWV664
5.00 Vauqhan Williams Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis 5.14 Beethoven Variations on Bei Mannern, welche Liebe Whlen , Wo046 5.24 Duruf Quatre Motets sur des Thèmes Grégoriens, Op 10 5.33 Tournemire Fantaisie-Improvisation sur Ave Maris Stella 5.43 Brahms
Variations on a theme by Haydn, Op 56b (St Anthony)
6.01 Bruch Fantasy on Scottish Folk Melodies, Op 46
6.31 Halvorsen Passacaglia on a theme of Handel
6.39 Handel As Cheers the Sun (Joshua)
6.42 Faure Suite: Pelleas et Melisande

Contributors

Presented By: Susan Sharpe.
Violin: Joakim Svenheden
Violin: Aida-Carmen Soanea
Viola: Adrian Brendel
Unknown: Chopin Rondo
Unknown: Rognoni Diminutions
Unknown: Bach Der Gerechte
Unknown: Bach Chorale-Prelude
Unknown: Allein Gott
Unknown: Thomas Tallis
Unknown: Liebe Whlen
Unknown: Maris Stella
Unknown: Halvorsen Passacaglia








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