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: Morning on 3

Presented by Martin Handley.
7.00-8.00: Vauqhan Williams Three
Shakespeare Songs Delius, arr Beecham The Walk to the Paradise Garden (A Village Romeo and Juliet)
8.00-9.00: Walton, arr Mathieson Hamlet and Ophelia


Presented By: Martin Handley.

: The Cowan Collection

With Rob Cowan. Includes the recording of Elgar's overture In the South (Alassio) recommended on yesterday's CD Review. Music also includes: Holst March (Suite, Op 28 No 1) Eastman Wind Ensemble, conductor Donald Hunsberger Elgar Sospiri , Op 70 New Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor John Barbirolli Ireland The Trellis
Warlock Piggensie Peter Pears (tenor),
Benjamin Britten and Viola Tunnard (pianos) Coates Saxo-Rhapsody Jack Brymer (alto saxophone), Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Charles Groves Cyril Scott Tallahassee Suite, Op 73
Jascha Heifetz (violin), Emanuel Bay (piano)
Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a theme of Thomas Tallis Boston SO, conductor Pierre Monteux Elgar Oh! My Warriors (Caractacus, Op 35) Peter Dawson with orchestra
Dunstable Beata Mater Pro Cantione Antiqua , conductor Bruno Turner
Bax The Garden of Fand Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Thomas Beecham
Stephen Montague Midnight Sun; Chorale for a Millennium Sunset Philip Mead (piano)
Bliss Fanfare Overture; Awakening of Love (Ballet: Adam Zero) RLPO, conductor Vernon Handley Finzi Fear No More the Heat of the Sun;
0 Mistress Mine (Let Us Garlands Bring, Op 18)
Roderick Williams (baritone), lain Burnside (piano) Byrd Ad Dominum cum Tribularer The Sixteen, conductor Harry Christophers
Walton Comedy Overture: Scapino Chicago
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Frederick Stock Britten Festival Te Deum Choir of King's College, Cambridge, conductor Philip Ledger
Delius A Song of Summer London Symphony Orchestra, conductor John Barbirolli


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Donald Hunsberger
Conductor: Elgar Sospiri
Tenor: Benjamin Britten
Tenor: Viola Tunnard
Conductor: Charles Groves
Violin: Jascha Heifetz
Conductor: Pierre Monteux
Unknown: Peter Dawson
Conductor: Cantione Antiqua
Conductor: Bruno Turner
Conductor: Thomas Beecham
Conductor: Stephen Montague
Piano: Philip Mead
Conductor: Vernon Handley
Baritone: Roderick Williams
Conductor: Harry Christophers
Conductor: John Barbirolli

: Private Passions

Michael Berkeley presents a selection of past guests whose musical passions have included pieces by English composers: playwright Arnold Wesker ; Tom Wright , now Bishop of Durham; novelist Alan Hollinghurst ; writer Philip Pullman ; poet Ruth Fainlight ; Stephen Fry ; poet Geoffrey Hill and psychoanalyst Salley Vickers.


Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Arnold Wesker
Unknown: Tom Wright
Unknown: Alan Hollinghurst
Unknown: Philip Pullman
Unknown: Ruth Fainlight
Unknown: Stephen Fry
Unknown: Geoffrey Hill
Unknown: Salley Vickers.

: The Early Music Show

Purcell Request Show. Catherine Bott and Gary Cooper present listeners' favourite Purcell music. Cooper plays requests for Purcell harpsichord music live during the programme.
EMAIL: earlymusiciSbbc.co.uk Phone: [number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute)


Unknown: Catherine Bott
Unknown: Gary Cooper

: Sunday Gala

Baritone Thomas Allen and Malcolm Martineau (piano) in a recital of English song by composers Blow, Purcell, Ford, Boyce, Ouilter and Warlock. From London's Wigmore Hall with Stephanie Hughes.


Baritone: Thomas Allen
Baritone: Malcolm Martineau
Unknown: Stephanie Hughes.

: 3 for All with Martin Handley

Listeners' requests for English music, including the Eclogue by Finzi, Benjamin Frankel performing his own Clarinet Trio with Thea King (clarinet) and Eleanor Warren (cello), and Malcolm Arnold 's march The Padstow Lifeboat for brass band.
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


Unknown: Benjamin Frankel
Cello: Eleanor Warren
Cello: Malcolm Arnold

: Music Matters

What Is English Music Now? Tom Service chairs a live debate on the current state of English music, with contributions from the composers Anthony Payne , Mark-Anthony Turnage and George Benjamin. Producer Jeremy Evans


Unknown: Anthony Payne
Unknown: Mark-Anthony Turnage
Unknown: George Benjamin.
Producer: Jeremy Evans

: The Choir

Aled Jones and Jeremy Summerly explore the story of the English anthem from its origins in the Reformation. In Hereford, Summerly talks to Geraint Bowen , artistic director of the Three Choirs Festival. Plus a selection of the most popular anthems, chosen by listeners. Producer Lyndon Jones


Unknown: Aled Jones
Unknown: Jeremy Summerly
Artistic: Geraint Bowen
Producer: Lyndon Jones

: Sunday Feature: Shakespeare and Englishness

Jonathan Bate and guests Peter Ackroyd, Yasmin Alibhai-Brown and Michael Dobson examine the role Shakespeare has played in the shaping of the national consciousness. With contributions from Michael Boyd, Ania Loomba, Richard Wilson, Eamon Duffy, David Dabydeen and David Crystal.


Unknown: Jonathan Bate
Unknown: Peter Ackroyd
Unknown: Yasmin Alibhai-Brown
Unknown: Michael Dobson
Unknown: Michael Boyd
Unknown: Ania Loomba
Unknown: Richard Wilson
Unknown: Eamon Duffy
Unknown: David Dabydeen
Unknown: David Crystal
Producer: Paul Quinn

: Shakespeare and English Music

Actress Fiona Shaw explores the rich vein of music inspired by the words of Shakespeare. Includes music by Quilter, Britten, Finzi, and Vaughan Williams and songs written for The Tempest from its first production in 1609 to Tippett's music for the Old ViC in 1961. Producer Clive Portbury


Unknown: Fiona Shaw
Unknown: Vaughan Williams
Producer: Clive Portbury

: England in Ribbons

A montage of songs, tunes, conversation, storytelling and dance displaying the richness of English tradition. With contributions from Hugh Lupton , Martin Carthy , Eliza Carthy , Chris Wood , Robert Harbron , the Britannia Coconut Dancers of Bacup, people attending the Oxford Folk
Festival, Rosalie and Colin Dipper , the English
Acoustic Collective, John Spiers and Jon Boden , Andy Cutting , Kathryn Tickell and others. Producers Verity Sharp and Anna Mermagen
RT DIRECT: English Folk Anthology (2 CDs), featuring
Richard Thompson , the Watersons, Eliza Carthy and others, is available for [7,99 including p&p. To order please send a cheque, payable to [address removed] or phone: [number removed] (national rate), or visit www.selections.com/rtdirect. Quote ref: [number removed]


Unknown: Hugh Lupton
Unknown: Martin Carthy
Unknown: Eliza Carthy
Unknown: Chris Wood
Unknown: Robert Harbron
Unknown: Colin Dipper
Unknown: John Spiers
Unknown: Jon Boden
Unknown: Andy Cutting
Unknown: Kathryn Tickell
Producers: Verity Sharp
Producers: Anna Mermagen
Unknown: Richard Thompson
Unknown: Eliza Carthy

: Composer of the Week: SergeiRachmaninov (1873-1943)

1/5. Early Career. Presented by Donald Macleod. Prelude in C sharp minor, Op 3 No 2; Piano
Concerto No 1 in F sharp minor (1st mvt); Aleko (excerpt); Piano Trio No 2 in D minor (Trio Elegiaque); (1st mvt) Repeated from Tuesday


Presented By: Donald MacLeod.

: Through the Night

With John Shea. Sandstrom Singetdem Herrn Rautavaara The Cathedral Rehnqvist Teile dich Nacht Buxtehude Klag-Lied Daniel-Lesur Le Cantique des Cantiques
2.29 Berwald Piano Trio No 1 in E flat 2.49 Mahler
Symphony No 5 4.01 Bach Singet dem Herrn ein neues
Lied, BWV225 4.15 A Gabriell Martin Menoit: Diminutions and Ricercar 4.24 Telemann Trio No 6 in B minor for flute and viola da gamba (Essercizii Musici) 4.32 Schiitz Two madrigals 4.38 Larsson Piano Concertino, Op 45 No 12
4.54 Dvorak Furiant , Op 85 No 74.56 Weiner Fox Dance
5.03 Sweellnck Fantasia in D minor 5.08 Forster Jesu
Dulcis Memoria 5.15 Jaquet de la Guerre Trio Sonata in D
5.24 Mozart Piano Sonata in E flat, K282
5.38 Khachaturian Adagio ofSpartacus and Phrygia
5.48 Glazunov Four songs 6.01 Vladiqerov Divertimento
6.17 Bystrom Polonaise in C 6.23 Rangstrom Evening Alfven Evening 6.30 Strauss Metamorphosen


Unknown: John Shea.
Unknown: Dvorak Furiant
Unknown: Weiner Fox
Unknown: Bystrom Polonaise

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