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: Morning on 3

Presented by Martin Handley.
7.00-8.00: Rameau Quatrième Concert (Six Concerts en Sextour) Les Talens Lyriques, conductor Christophe Rousset
Mahler Piano Quartet Movement
Johannes Flieder (viola), Vienna Piano Trio
8.00-9.00: Handel The King Shall Rejoice Choir of King's College Cambridge, conductor Philip Ledger
Mozart Horn Concerto No 4 in E flat, K495 Barry Tuckwell , English Chamber Orchestra


Presented By: Martin Handley.
Conductor: Christophe Rousset
Viola: Johannes Flieder
Unknown: Barry Tuckwell

: The Cowan Collection

Rob Rowan introduces surprises and treasures from his record collection. Plus the recording of Stravinsky's Symphony in Three Movements recommended on yesterday's CD Review. Music also includes:
Widor Toccata (Symphony No 5 in F minor) Ralph Downes (organ)
Handel Concerto Grosso in A minor. Op 64 Academy of St Martin in the Fields, director lona Brown
Elgar The Wand of Youth: Suite No 2 LPO, conductor Eduard Van Beinum
Gluck, arr Kempff Ballet music: Orfeo ed Euridice Wilhelm Kempff (piano)
Faure Les Djinns , Op 12 Jean-Claude Pennetier
(piano), Solistes de Lyon, conductor Bernard Tetu Arvo Part Pilgrim 's Song
Swedish Radio Choir, conductor Tonu Kaijuste
Szymanowski Roxana 's Song (King Roger) Kaja Danczowska (violin), Krystian Zimerman (piano) Mozart Un AuraAmorosa (Cosi Fan Tutte) Alfredo Kraus (tenor), Philharmonia, conductor Karl Bohm
Sibelius The Chase (Scenes Historiques: Suite No 2) RPO, conductor Thomas Beecham Anthony Collins Louis XV Silhouettes
BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor John Wilson Beethoven Piano Sonata in E minor, Op 90 Yves Nat
Mendelssohn String Symphony No 2 in D Polish Chamber Orchestra, conductor Jerzy Maksymiuk
Tchaikovsky Written Words (Eugene Onegin ) Andrei Ivanov (baritone), Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra, conductor Alexander Orlov


Introduces: Rob Rowan
Unknown: Ralph Downes
Conductor: Eduard van Beinum
Piano: Wilhelm Kempff
Piano: Faure Les Djinns
Piano: Jean-Claude Pennetier
Conductor: Bernard Tetu
Conductor: Arvo Part Pilgrim
Conductor: Tonu Kaijuste
Conductor: Szymanowski Roxana
Violin: Kaja Danczowska
Violin: Krystian Zimerman
Tenor: Alfredo Kraus
Conductor: Karl Bohm
Conductor: Thomas Beecham
Conductor: Anthony Collins Louis
Conductor: John Wilson
Conductor: Jerzy Maksymiuk
Unknown: Eugene Onegin
Baritone: Andrei Ivanov
Conductor: Alexander Orlov

: Private Passions

British theatre director William Gaskill shares his musical passions with Michael Berkeley. They include works by Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Berlioz, Janacek, Weill and Stravinsky.


Director: William Gaskill
Unknown: Michael Berkeley.

: The Early Music Show

Lucie Skeaping profiles the life, times and music of the 17th- and 18th-century Czech composer Jan Dismas Zelenka , who won the admiration of many distinguished contemporaries, among them Bach. Zelenka composed some of the most sumptuous and glorious church music of the Baroque period.


Unknown: Lucie Skeaping
Unknown: Jan Dismas Zelenka

: Sunday Gala

Introduced by Stephanie Hughes from London's Wigmore Hall. Leopold Trio
Taneyev String Trio in E flat, Op 31 Schnittke String Trio
Beethoven String Trio in G, Op 9 No 1


Introduced By: Stephanie Hughes

: Fast Machine

Jamie Bernstein sends a musical postcard from New York in winter. Including songs from
Mike Errico and John Bucchino , an avant-garde string quartet called Ethel and the saddest House of the Rising Sun you'll ever hear, sung by a busker on the 14th Street subway. Producer Bill Lloyd


Unknown: Jamie Bernstein
Unknown: Mike Errico
Unknown: John Bucchino
Producer: Bill Lloyd

: 3 for All with Brian Kay

Listeners' requests, including Mozart's Piano Sonata in A minor, K310, played by Alfred Brendel , a selection of choral works by the Estonian composer Veljo Tormis and, as part of this month's theme of Shakespeare-inspired music, the Symphonic Dances from Leonard Bernstein 's West Side Story.
PHONE: [number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) email via www.bbc.co.uk/radio3 Address: 3 for All. BBC Wales. Cardiff CF5 2YO


Played By: Alfred Brendel
Unknown: Veljo Tormis
Unknown: Leonard Bernstein

: Music Matters

Petroc Trelawny talks to Mexican tenor
Rolando Villazon. And as a new production of Offenbach's La Belle Helene opens at English National Opera, a look at Offenbach's place in French culture with soprano Felicity Lott and translator Kit Hesketh-Harvey . Producer Jeremy Evans


Tenor: Rolando Villazon.
Unknown: Belle Helene
Soprano: Felicity Lott
Unknown: Kit Hesketh-Harvey
Producer: Jeremy Evans

: The Choir

On the first anniversary of the death of Pope
John PaulII , Aled Jones is joined by Martin Baker of Westminster Cathedral to examine the state of choral singing in the Roman Catholic Church.


Unknown: John Paulii
Unknown: Aled Jones
Unknown: Martin Baker

: Drama on 3: The Royal Court, 50 Years On

I Live from the stage of the Royal Court Theatre
I in London, a performance featuring works from some of the most significant writers whose plays have been staged there over the last 50 years, including Wole Soyinka , Arnold Wesker , Timberlake Wertenbaker , Joe Penhall and Laura Wade. Introduced by Richard Wilson , with music by Stephen Warbeck. Producers Polly Thomas and Steven Canny


Unknown: Wole Soyinka
Unknown: Arnold Wesker
Unknown: Timberlake Wertenbaker
Unknown: Joe Penhall
Unknown: Laura Wade.
Introduced By: Richard Wilson
Music By: Stephen Warbeck.
Producers: Polly Thomas

: Sunday Feature: The Birth of the RoyalCourt

Theatre director Dominic Dromgoole explores the beginnings of the Royal Court Theatre in London and the legacy of Look
Back in Anger - the play by John Osborne that made the Court's name. Producer Phil Tinline
Mark Lawson on Look Back in Anger: page 119


Director: Dominic Dromgoole
Play By: John Osborne
Producer: Phil Tinline
Producer: Mark Lawson

: Andy Kershaw

Featuring an acoustic session from soul survivor Candi Staton , whose new album is called His Hands.


Unknown: Candi Staton

: Composer of the Week:Richard Rodney Bennett

1/5. With Donald Macleod.
Cormenghast: A Good-Night: Film music: Murder on the Orient Express (arr Lindup); On Christmas Day: Symphony No 3 Repeated from Monday


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.

: Through the Night

With Louise Fryer.
From the Seventh World Symposium on Choral Music, in Kyoto. Schubert Die Nacht, 0983 Loewe Oer
Fichtenbaum Reqer Hell ins Fenster Hindemith Nun , da der Tag des Tages Mude ward Strauss Traumlied Cantabile Limburg, Jurgen Fassbender (director)
Japanese Tradition, arr Matsushita Three choral songs Vox Gaudiosa Chamber Chorus, director Ko Matsushita
1.43 Kodaly Suite: Hary Janos 2.06 Mendelssohn String Quintet in B flat. Op 87 2.51 Bertouch The Lord, the God of Hosts, Has Spoken 3.23 Grieq Piano Concerto in A minor
3.55 Alfven Midsummer Vigil (Swedish Rhapsody No
4.09 G Gabriell Deus in Nomine Tuo 4.17 Handel Sonata in G for two violins, viola and continuo, Op 5 No 4
4.30 Debussy Beau Soir 4.33 Poulenc Capriccio
4.38 Beethoven, arr Sediak Overture: Fidelio
4.45 Tchaikovsky Farewell, 0 Native Hills and Fields (The Maid of Orleans) 4.52 Verdi Sinfonia: Giovanna DArco
5.00 Brahms Six Quartets for chorus, Op 112
5.15 Goldmark Night Piece (The Queen ofSheba)
5.23 Boccherini Cello Sonata No 4 in A 5.37 Schubert Polonaise in B flat, D580 5.43 Bach Trio Sonata in G for flute, violin and continuo 5.54 Elgar Serenade in E minor, Op 20 6.07 Handel Solitudini Amate (Alessandro)
6.13 Haydn Piano Sonata in E minor, H XVI 34
6.28 Mozart Symphony No 36 in C, K425 (Linz)


Unknown: Louise Fryer.
Unknown: Fenster Hindemith Nun
Unknown: Jurgen Fassbender
Director: Ko Matsushita
Unknown: Hary Janos
Unknown: Gabriell Deus
Unknown: Giovanna Darco
Unknown: Schubert Polonaise
Unknown: Handel Solitudini Amate

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