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: Morning on 3

Presented by Penny Gore . Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Schickhardt Concerto No 1 in C
Sirena Recorder Quartet Cole Porter Just One of Those Things Yehudi Menuhin and Stephane Grappelli (violins), Alan Clare Trio
Mozart Divertimento in B flat, K240 Wind
Soloists of the Chamber Orchestra of Europe
8.30-10.00: Schumann Introduction and Allegro, Op 134 Rudolf Serkin (piano), Philadelphia Orchestra, conductor Eugene Ormandy
Beethoven Violin Sonata in E flat, Op 12 No 3 Yehudi Menuhin , Wilhelm Kempff (piano)
Ravel Valses Nobles et Sentimentales Royal
Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Andre Previn

Contributors

Presented By: Penny Gore
Unknown: Yehudi Menuhin
Violins: Alan Clare Trio
Violins: Mozart Divertimento
Piano: Rudolf Serkin
Conductor: Eugene Ormandy
Unknown: Yehudi Menuhin
Piano: Wilhelm Kempff
Conductor: Andre Previn

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Beethoven Overture: Coriolan Chicago
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Fritz Reiner
10.09 Padilla EIRelicario Conchita Supervia (mezzo) with orchestra
10.13 D Scarlatti Two Keyboard Sonatas in 0: Kk299 and Kk484 Pierre Hantai (harpsichord)
10.20 Rossini Nacqui all'Affanno (La
Cenerentola) Conchita Supervia (mezzo) and orchestra conducted by Angelo Albergoni
10.28 Georg (Jiri) Benda Benda 's Klagen Christian Benda (cello), Prague Chamber Orchestra
10.41 Sibelius Symphony No 4 Berlin RSO, conductor Kurt Sanderling
11.19 Granados Andaluza (Playera) (Danzas Espanolas) Conchita Supervia (mezzo), Frank Marshall (piano)
Albeniz Granada (Suite Espahola No 1)
Conchita Supervia (mezzo) and orchestra conducted by Modesto Romero
11.29 Sibelius Night Ride and Sunrise BBC
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Adrian Boult
11.44 Liszt Harmonies du Soir (Transcendental Studies) Georges Cziffra (piano)
11.55 Thomas Connais-Tu le Pays? (Mignon) Conchita Supervia (mezzo) and orchestra conducted by Angelo Albergoni

Contributors

Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Fritz Reiner
Unknown: Conchita Supervia
Harpsichord: Pierre Hantai
Harpsichord: Rossini Nacqui
Unknown: Conchita Supervia
Conducted By: Angelo Albergoni
Unknown: Benda Benda
Unknown: Klagen Christian
Conductor: Kurt Sanderling
Conductor: Granados Andaluza
Unknown: Conchita Supervia
Piano: Frank Marshall
Unknown: Conchita Supervia
Conducted By: Modesto Romero
Conductor: Adrian Boult
Piano: Thomas Connais-Tu
Unknown: Conchita Supervia
Conducted By: Angelo Albergoni

: Composer of the Week: Rachmaninov

2/5. The Young Artist. Following the success of his one-act student opera, Aleko, Rachmaninov began his career. But the 1897 premiere of his first symphony was savaged by the critics, and the composer was put off composition for the next two years. With Donald Macleod. The Chorus of Spirits
Russian State Symphonic Cappella
Do Not Sing to Me Fair Maiden, Op 4 No 4 Alexandre Naoumenko (tenor), Howard Shelley (piano)
Cello Sonata in G minor, Op 19 (2nd mvt) Moray Welsh, Martin Roscoe (piano)
Spring Tigram Martyrosyan (bass), Russian State Symphonic Capella, Russian State SO, conductor Valery Poliansky
Symphony No 2 in E minor (3rd mvt)
Philharmonia, conductor Kurt Sanderling Were You Hiccupping, Natasha?
Sergei Leiferkus (bass), Howard Shelley (piano) Repeated on Monday at 12 midnight

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Tenor: Alexandre Naoumenko
Piano: Howard Shelley
Piano: Martin Roscoe
Conductor: Valery Poliansky
Bass: Sergei Leiferkus
Bass: Howard Shelley

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Schumann Chamber Music 2/4. Presented by John Toal. Ysaye Quartet
Schumann String Quartet in F, Op 41 No 2; String Quartet in A minor, Op 41 No 1

Contributors

Presented By: John Toal.

: Afternoon Performance

BBC Philharmonic and BBC Singers
Shostakovich's Film Music. With John Shea.
Shostakovich Romances on Verses by British Poets, Op 140 lldar Abdrazakov (bass), conductor Gianandrea Noseda
Gretchaninoff Passion Week, Op 58 (excerpts) BBC Singers, conductor Dominic Wheeler Shostakovich Suite: Hamlet
Conductor Vassily Sinaisky
Gretchaninoff The Lord's Prayer (Liturgy of St John Chrysostom, Op 29) BBC Singers, conductor Dominic Wheeler
Shostakovich Symphony No 5 Conductor Gianandrea Noseda

Contributors

Unknown: John Shea.
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
Conductor: Dominic Wheeler
Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky
Conductor: Dominic Wheeler
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda

: Choral Evensong

From St Thomas Church, Fifth Avenue, New York. Introit: My Beloved Spake (Hadley). Responses: Smith. Psalms 98,99 and 100 (Randall, Day, Attwood). First Lesson: Exodus 12, vv40-51. Office Hymn: Through the Red Sea Brought at Last (Straf mich nicht). Canticles:
St Mark's Service (Gerald Near). Second Lesson: Matthew 28, vvi-10. Anthems: Ye Choirs of New Jerusalem (Stanford). Dum Transisset
Sabbatum (John Taverner ). Organ Voluntary: Chorale-Improvisation sur le Victimae Paschali (Tournemire, transcr Duruf le). Organist and director of music John Scott. Associate organist Jeremy S Bruns.

Contributors

Unknown: John Taverner
Unknown: Victimae Paschali
Music: John Scott.
Organist: Jeremy S Bruns.

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music, with studio guests and a round-up of arts news.

Contributors

Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

From the Sage, Gateshead, a performance given in February of Handel's great oratorio L'Allegro, it Penseroso ed il Moderato.
Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch .
Lorna Anderson and Amy Freston (sopranos), Ian Paton (tenor), Roderick Williams (bass),
Northern Sinfonia Chorus, Northern Sinfonia, conductor Nicholas McGegan
Handel L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato

Contributors

Presented By: Sara Mohr-Pietsch
Presented By: Lorna Anderson
Sopranos: Amy Freston
Tenor: Ian Paton
Tenor: Roderick Williams
Conductor: Nicholas McGegan

: Night Waves: Undercurrents

Isabel Hilton and guests debate the ideas and history behind the headlines of the week. Producer Phil Tinline

Contributors

Unknown: Isabel Hilton
Producer: Phil Tinline

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington presents a range of vocal music: improvisor Phil Minton : Swiss singer Erika Stucky accompanied by alphorns; and some Renaissance motets by Peter Philips.

Contributors

Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: Phil Minton
Singer: Erika Stucky

: Composer of the Week: Louis Spohr

4/5. With Donald Macleod.
Symphony No 4 in F (Die Weihe der Tone) (1st mvt) Budapest SO, conductor Alfred Walter Piano Trio No 1 in E minor, Op 119 New Munich Piano Trio
Symphony No 7 in C (The Earthly and Divine in Human Life) (3rd mvt) Czecho-Slovak State
Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Alfred Walter
Repeated from Thursday at 12 noon

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Conductor: Alfred Walter

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
Mlhalovici Tragic Overture A Mendelsohn Symphony No 6 Brahms Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat 2.34 Franck Psyché
3.22 Schubert String Quintet in A, D667 (Trout)
4.00 Gorczycki 7e Lucis Ante ; Cum Invocarem
4.07 Sweelinck Allein zu dir, HerrJesu Christ
4.10 Capricornus Sonata a 3 4.16 Hummel Rondo
4.21 Berqh Rondeau , Op 3 4.28 Salmenhaara Adagietto
4.34 Sibelius Music to a Scene 4.41 Alkan Le Festin d'Esope, Op 39 No 12 4.51 Litolff Scherzo (Concerto
Symphonique) 5.00 Kuula Festive March 5.09 Moniuszko The Tiny Flower: The Kitten; The Goldfish 5.17 Bacewicz Suite for chamber orchestra 5.24 Forestier Agnus Dei (Missa Baises Moy) 5.30 Zelenka Sinfonia in A minor,
ZWV189 5.38 Traditional, arr Petrinjak Six Renaissance Dances 5.49 Falla Spanish Dance 5.53 Bartok Six
Romanian Dances 5.59 Shostakovich Chamber Symphony, Op 110 6.22 Demersseman Italian Concerto in F Op 82 No 6
6.35 Grieg Old Norwegian Romance with Variations

Contributors

Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Lucis Ante
Unknown: Sweelinck Allein
Unknown: Hummel Rondo
Unknown: Berqh Rondeau
Unknown: Sibelius Music
Unknown: Zelenka Sinfonia








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