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: Morning on 3

Presented by Sandy Burnett. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Leclair Violin Sonata in A, Op 9 No 1 Simon Standage , Nicholas Parle (harpsichord) Weber Overture: Oberon Vienna PO, conductor Christian Thielemann Dutilleux Sonatine
Juliette Hurel (flute), Helene Couvert (piano)
8.30-10.00: Haydn String Quartet in D,
Op 76 No 5 Ouatuor Mosaïques Lili Boulanger D'un Matin de Printemps BBC Philharmonic, conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier Bach Harpsichord Concerto in G minor, BWV105B Melante Amsterdam, director Bob van Asperen (harpsichord)


Presented By: Sandy Burnett.
Unknown: Simon Standage
Harpsichord: Nicholas Parle
Conductor: Christian Thielemann
Flute: Juliette Hurel
Flute: Helene Couvert
Unknown: Lili Boulanger
Harpsichord: Bob van Asperen

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Schubert, arr Liszt Die Forelle; Auf dem Wasser zu singen; Liebesbotschaft Egon Petri (piano)
10.10 Puccini Mi Chiamano Mimi.... 0 Soave Fanciulla (La Boheme, Act 1) Renata Tebaldi
(soprano), Carlo Bergonzi (tenor), Santa Cecilia Academy Orchestra, conductor Tullio Serafin
10.21 Wagner, arr Liszt Spinning Chorus (The Flying Dutchman) Egon Petri (piano)
10.27 Prokofiev Symphony No 2 Boston
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Erich Leinsdorf
11.00 Busoni Indianisches Tagebuch Egon Petri (piano)
11.10 Mozart Symphony No 41 in C, K551 (Jupiter) Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor George Szell
11.41 Schubert, arr Liszt Der Lindenbaum ;
Gretchen am Spinnrade; Soirée de Vienne No 6 in A minor (Valse Caprice) Egon Petri (piano)


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Piano: Liebesbotschaft Egon Petri
Soprano: Renata Tebaldi
Soprano: Carlo Bergonzi
Conductor: Tullio Serafin
Piano: Egon Petri
Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf
Conductor: Busoni Indianisches Tagebuch
Piano: Egon Petri
Conductor: George Szell
Unknown: Liszt Der Lindenbaum
Piano: Egon Petri

: Composer of the Week: Beethoven

5/5. Final Statements. Donald Macleod considers the preoccupations that absorbed Beethoven during the last decade of his life. Despite acute bouts of ill health, these years elicited some of his largest-scale and most deeply introspective works.
Kyrie (Missa Solemnis) Chamber Orchestra of Europe, conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt String Quartet in A minor, Op 132 (3rd mvt) Ouartetto Italiano
Symphony No 9 in D minor (Choral) (4th mvt) Gundula Janowitz (soprano), Hilde Rossel-Majdan (contralto), Waldemar Kmentt (tenor),
Walter Berry (bass), Wiener Singverein ,
Berlin PO, conductor Herbert von Karajan Repeated on Thursday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Soprano: Gundula Janowitz
Soprano: Hilde Rossel-Majdan
Contralto: Waldemar Kmentt
Bass: Walter Berry
Bass: Wiener Singverein
Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

France and Russia
4/4. From Symphony Hall, Birmingham,
Catherine Bott presents the Jerusalem Quartet. Ravel String Quartet
Shostakovich String Quartet No 10, Op 118


Unknown: Catherine Bott

: Afternoon Performance

France and Russia - BBC Philharmonic
Presented by Louise Fryer.
Shostakovich Assault on Red Hill (Film music: The Unforgettable Year 1919) Martin Roscoe (piano), conductor Vassily Sinaisky
Chabrier Habanera Conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
Prokofiev Cinderella: Suite No 2
Conductor Gianandrea Noseda
Saint-Saens Symphony No 3 in C minor (Organ) Jonathan Scott (organ), conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
Shostakovich Film music: The Young Guard (excerpts) Conductor Vassily Sinaisky


Presented By: Louise Fryer.
Piano: Martin Roscoe
Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
Unknown: Jonathan Scott
Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier
Conductor: Shostakovich Film
Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky

: Making Tracks

Ancient Spanish music, a film soundtrack from composer Phillip Glass and a song from the film 102 Dalmatians, presented for younger listeners by Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson.


Unknown: Phillip Glass
Unknown: Angellica Bell
Unknown: Adrian Dickson.

: Jazz Legends

Charlie Parker
Julian Joseph and Brian Priestley in a programme made last year for the 50th anniversary of the great saxophonist's death. Producer Keith Loxam


Unknown: Charlie Parker
Unknown: Julian Joseph
Unknown: Brian Priestley
Producer: Keith Loxam

: In Tune

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


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

A live concert from Cheltenham Town Hall. Presented by Sarah Walker.
Li-Wei (cello), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Joseph Swensen Beethoven Overture: Coriolan
Prokofiev Symphony-Concerto, Op 125
8.20 Twenty Minutes: Yeats in Bits From the moment WB Yeats saw his first example of Byzantine mosaic in Ravenna, he was fascinated by the process and captivated by the results.
Years later he travelled to Sicily with his wife and Ezra Pound , viewing mosaics he had noted in his Baedeker guidebook. When he received his
Nobel Prize in the new City Hall of Stockholm, it was in its Golden Room adorned with modern mosaic. Christine Finn reflects on the art of mosaic and how it inspired Yeats's poetry.
8.40 Schubert Symphony No 9 in C, D944 (Great)


Presented By: Sarah Walker.
Conductor: Joseph Swensen
Conductor: Ezra Pound
Unknown: Christine Finn

: Night Waves

Paul Allen and guests discuss the award-winning South African film Tsotsi, which tells the story of six days in the violent life of a young
Johannesburg gang leader. Producer Hilary Dunn


Unknown: Paul Allen
Producer: Hilary Dunn

: Mixing It

Mark Russell and Robert Sandall introduce a session by the Angolan-born instrument builder and musician Victor Gama in collaboration with fellow sound artist and inventor Max Eastley.


Unknown: Mark Russell
Unknown: Robert Sandall
Musician: Victor Gama
Unknown: Max Eastley.

: Jazz on 3

Brad Mehldau Trio
An exclusive recording of US pianist
Brad Mehldau 's new trio on its first visit to the UK.
The repertoire features reworkings of music by Radiohead, the Beatles and Nick Drake as well as jazz standards. Presented by Jez Nelson. Producer Robert Abel


Unknown: Brad Mehldau
Pianist: Brad Mehldau
Pianist: Nick Drake
Presented By: Jez Nelson.
Producer: Robert Abel

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
BBC Proms 2005: Purcell The Fairy Queen Soloists,
Gabrieli Consort and Players, conductor Paul McCreesh
3.00 Strauss Allegro Molto , Op 3 Nos 4 and 5 3.09 Beethoven Symphony No 3 in E flat (Eroica)
4.00 Elsner Polonaise in E flat 4.06 Matteo da Perugia Andrey Soulet 4.12 Ruiz de Ribayaz Tarantela por Primer Tono 4.16 Vivaldi Concerto da Camera in G minor, RVI07
4.25 Moniuszko By God; Naia's Song 4.33 Debussy, arr Kocsis Mazurka 4.37 Nardelli Three Pieces
4.47 Villa-Lobos 0 Polichinello 4.48 Matton Danse Brésilienne 4.56 Dellbes The Maids of Cadiz
5.00 Nielsen Overture: Masquerade
5.05 Shearing Music to Hear (Five Shakespeare Songs)
5.18 Purcell Pavan in G minor
5.23 Mendelssohn Three Etudes 5.32
Dvorak Bacchanalia , Op 85 No 10 5.37 Abel Cello Sonata in A
5.46 Gorczycki In Te Domine Speravi: Qui Habitat: Ecce Nunc Benedicite: Te Lucis Ante 6.00 Bach Overture in G minor, BWV1070 6.17 Haydn Keyboard Sonata in Cminor, H XVI 20 6.35 Elgar ToHerbeneath Whose Steadfast Star 6.40 Contant Piano Trio No 1


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Soloists: Gabrieli Consort
Conductor: Paul McCreesh
Conductor: Strauss Allegro Molto
Unknown: Elsner Polonaise
Unknown: Ribayaz Tarantela
Unknown: Kocsis Mazurka
Songs: Purcell Pavan
Unknown: Dvorak Bacchanalia

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