Presented by Martin Handley. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Krommer Partita in E flat, Op 45 No 2 Michael Thompson Wind Ensemble
Bach Passacaglia and Fugue in C minor, BWV582 Simon Preston (organ)
8.00-9.00: Wagner Prelude and L iebestod (Tristan und Isolde) Chicago SO, conductor Daniel Barenboim
Chabrier Souvenirs de Munich Pierre Barbizet and Jean Hubeau (piano duo)
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Andrew McGregor plays some of this month's classical music CD releases.
9.30 Building a Library Alexandra Wilson surveys the available recordings of Puccini's Manon Lescaut and selects the best of them.
10.15 A round-up of recent reissues.
10.50 Andrew Green reviews new concerto recordings, including Shostakovich's Violin Concerto No 1 with Sarah Chang ; his Cello
Concerto No 1 with Han-Na Chang ; a disc of piano concertos by the Austrian Romantic composer Henri Herz played by Howard Shelley ; and a new CD devoted to British tuba concertos.
11.20 Andrew McGregor talks to French pianist Louis Lortie about his career on disc, and his recordings of Beethoven, Chopin, Liszt and Ravel.
11.55 The Listening Booth Your chance to request some of the latest CD releases from the list on the programme website .
12.20 Disc of the Week: Berlioz Grande Messe des Morts (Requiem) South-West German Radio Vocal Ensemble, Mid-German Radio Choir,
Stuttgart RSO, conductor Roger Norrington www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview PHONE: [number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) email: email@example.com Text: [number removed] (standard rate) Disc details are posted on the website and on CEEFAX, BBC1, page 651
Medieval Dance. Lucie Skeaping talks to
William Lyons , wind instrumentalist with the Dufay Collective, about the little that is known about medieval dance, from the few surviving examples of music and choreography in Britain and across Europe.
Bruch Violin Concerto No 1 in G minor
Stephen Johnson explores the workings of one of Max Bruch 's most inspired compositions. Music is played by Alina Ibragimova andtheBBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Edward Gardner.
Ten years on from the Buena Vista Social Club album, which rejuvenated the careers of several veteran Cuban musicians, four of the original players - trumpeter Manuel "Guajiro" Mirabal, bassist Orlando "Cachaito" Lopez, trombonist
Jesus "Aguaje" Ramos and guitarist Manuel Galban - with other stars from Havana, give a concert at Sadler's Wells in London. Introduced by Lucy Duran.
Live from the Cheltenham Jazz Festival, Claire Martin presents the rising-star trumpeter
Abram Wilson , vocalist Ian Shaw , and pianist Zoe Rahman with her trio.
Geoffrey Smith plays listeners'jazz requests. ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA
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Wagner's religious tale of good and evil, presented live from New York by Margaret Juntwait.
Elsa stands falsely accused of her brother's murder. Knowing herself innocent, she prays to God to send her a knight to champion her cause. A knight in shining armour appears and Elsa places her honour in his keeping. He makes one condition: that she never ask him who he is or from where he came.
New York Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Philipe Auguin.
7.10 Interval: Met Singers' Round-Table
Henry Fogel is joined by Ben Heppner and Karita Mattila to talk about Lohengrin.
7.40 Act 2
9.05 Interval: The Met Opera Quiz
Brian Zeger puts listeners' questions to
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9.35 Act 3 and Act 4
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Elsa of Brabant:
Friedrich of Telramund:
de Vol (mezzo)
The King's Herald:
How can running marathons across the Sahara orthe Antarctic help Man Booker-nominated author Michael Collins to write? He reveals all to Ian McMillan. Producer ArianeKoek
Valentin Silvestrov Portrait. Sarah Walker is joined by composer and Soviet-music expert Gerard McBurney for a studio concert by Ukrainian composer Valentin Silvestrov.
Valentin Silvestrov Meta-Walzer ; Symphony No 5 BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Szolt Nagy
Plus music from Cheltenham Festival 2004, including a piece by McBurney himself:
Gerard McBurney Eyebright and Tormentil Gyorgy Kurtaq Scenes from a Novel, Op 19 Nicole Tibbells (soprano), Birmingham
Contemporary Music Group, conductor Brett Dean
With John Shea.
BBC Proms 2005: Lyadov The Enchanted Lake, Op 62: Kikimora, Op 63 BBCSO, conductor John Storgards
Mozart Violin Concerto No 3 in G, K216 Christian Tetzlaff , Philharmonia, conductor Christoph von Dohnanyi
Tchaikovsky Symphony No 4 in F minor BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Rumon Gamba
2.21 Faure La Bonne Chanson, Op 612.45 Kutev Sakar Suite 3.06 H Jadin Piano Sonata in F. Op 6 3.27 Martini, arr Whalte Plaisir damour 3.31 Bonelli Toccata
Athalanta 3.34 Bruckner Te Deum in C 4.00 Berlioz Overture: Le Corsaire 4.09 Cavalli Dixit Dominus a 8
4.21 Bach Jesu , meines Lebens Leben , BWV1107,, Wir glauben all' an einen Cott, BWV1098 4.26 Gafurius Virgo Constans Decolatur 4.28 Schein Intrada in G 4.32 Hubay Der Zephir, Op 30 No 5 4.36 Janacek The Fiddler's Child
4.50 Kogoj Two pieces from the "piano" collection
5.00 Paganini Violin Concerto No 1 in D 5.27 Mozart Piano Sonata in C, K330 5.45 Cage Four2 5.52 Corelll
Trio Sonata in C, Op 3 No 8 6.00 Castello Sonata Ottava
6.05 Rameau Les Indes Galantes (excerpts arr for flute)
6.12 Witte Waltz in E, Op 7No 4 6.13 Martin Five Ariel
Songs 6.25 Lyadov Baba Yaga 6.29 Glinka Mazurkas in C minor and A minor 6.33 Dobrzynski Overture: Monbar
6.45 Larsson Violin Sonatina