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: Morning on 3

Presented by Martin Handley. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Joplin Maple Leaf Rag; The Entertainer Joshua Rifkin (piano) Smetana Vltava (Ma
Vlast) Berlin PO, conductor Herbert von Karajan
8.00-9.00: Bach Cello Sonata No I in G, BWV1027 Mischa Maisky , Martha Argerich (piano) Mozart Symphony No 32 in G, K318 Vienna PO, conductor James Levine
For full details visit www.bbc. co.uk/radio3/morningon3 on the day of transmission PHONE: [number removed]
(calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) email: morningon3@bbc.co.uk Address: Morning on 3, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA

Contributors

Presented By: Martin Handley.
Piano: Joshua Rifkin
Conductor: Herbert von Karajan
Unknown: Mischa Maisky
Piano: Martha Argerich
Conductor: James Levine

: CD Review

Andrew McGregor plays some of this month's classical music CD releases.
9.30 Building a Library Paul Guinery surveys the available recordings of Franck's Piano Quintet.
10.15 A round-up of recent reissues.
10.50 James Weeks reviews new choral recordings, including penitential music by Lassus directed by Stephen Cleobury and Philippe Herreweghe , and the Brahms Requiem from Jeremy Backhouse and the Vasari Singers.
11.20 Andrew McGregor talks to Herve Boissiere , director of the Naive label, about its artists, its rapid expansion, and its approach to classical recording.
11.55 The Listening Booth Your chance to request some of the latest CD releases from the list on the programme website .
12.25 Disc of the Week: Shostakovich Violin Concerto No 2 Daniel Hope (violin), BBCSO, conductor Maxim Shostakovich www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview PHONE: [number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) email: cdreview@>bbc.co.uk Text: [number removed] (standard rate) Disc details are posted on the website and on CEEFAX, BBC1, page 651

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: Paul Guinery
Unknown: James Weeks
Directed By: Stephen Cleobury
Directed By: Philippe Herreweghe
Unknown: Jeremy Backhouse
Talks: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: Herve Boissiere
Violin: Daniel Hope
Conductor: Maxim Shostakovich

: The Early Music Show

The Bach Ensemble and soprano
Susanne Ryden , directed by Joshua Rifkin , perform two recently discovered Bach cantatas - the Cothen version of No 199: Mein Herze schwimmt im Blut, and No 210a: 01 angenehme Melodei! Presented by Andrew Manze.

Contributors

Soprano: Susanne Ryden
Directed By: Joshua Rifkin
Unknown: Mein Herze
Presented By: Andrew Manze.

: Charles Haziewood Discovering Music

Britten Les Illuminations
Tenor Daniel Norman joins Charles Hazlewood and the strings of the BBC Philharmonic to explore the music and meaning of Benjamin Britten 's youthful settings of Rimbaud's exotic poetry.

Contributors

Tenor: Daniel Norman
Unknown: Charles Hazlewood
Unknown: Benjamin Britten

: World Routes

Lucy Duran and with Moshe Morad review new releases from the Middle East, and Fiona Talkington meets drummer Bill Bruford , who's just released a new album with his group the World Drummers Ensemble. Plus a live studio session by the Lebanese oud player Rabih Abou-Khalil in collaboration with the BBC Concert Orchestra.

Contributors

Unknown: Lucy Duran
Unknown: Moshe Morad
Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: Bill Bruford
Unknown: Rabih Abou-Khalil

: Jazz Line-Up

Claire Martin presents a selection of new releases and previews the European Youth Jazz Orchestra's forthcoming UK Tour.

Contributors

Unknown: Claire Martin

: Jazz Record Requests

Geoffrey Smith plays listeners' jazz requests. ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA
Fax: [number removed] email: jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith

: Opera on 3: Live from the Met

Rodelinda Renee Fleming and Andreas Scholl star in Handel's glorious opera, which brings to an end this year's Met broadcast season.
Rodelinda, Queen of the Lombards, is held captive by Grimoaldo. Believing her husband
Bertarido to be dead, she spurns the advances of her captor. Bertarido and Grimoaldo's jilted lover, Eduige, plot to resolve the situation.
Presented from New York by Margaret Juntwait.
New York Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Patrick Summers Act
6.35 Interval: Celebrity, Scandal and Opera Genius - Handel's Rodelinda and the Royal
Academy The premiere, in London, of Handel's Rodelinda in 1725 brought together two of the age's most celebrated divas - the castrato
Senesio and the soprano Cuzzoni - and egos, salaries and scandal created as much interest as the opera. Derek Alsop investigates this lucrative and competitive world and discovers the musical reasons for Rodelinda becoming such an instant and continuing favourite.
7.05 Act 2
8.10 Interval: The Ouare Fellow
Marie-Louise Muir remembers
Joan Littlewood 's production of Brendan Behan 's play The Quare Fellow, which, 50 years ago, introduced the playwright to the wider world.
8.35 Act 3
RT DIRECT: A recording (3 CDs) of Handel's
Rodelinda, starring Sophie Daneman and Daniel Taylor , and featuring the Raglan Barogue Players, is available for E29 including p&p. To order please send a cheque, payable to Selections, to: [address removed], or phone: [number removed] (national rate), or visit www.selections.com/rtdirect. Quote ref: [number removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Rodelinda Renee Fleming
Unknown: Andreas Scholl
Unknown: Margaret Juntwait.
Unknown: Derek Alsop
Unknown: Marie-Louise Muir
Unknown: Joan Littlewood
Unknown: Brendan Behan
Unknown: Sophie Daneman
Unknown: Daniel Taylor
Rodelinda: Renée Fleming (soprano)
Eduige: Stephane Blythe (soprano)
Bertarido: Andreas Scholl (countertenor)
Unulfo: Christophe Dumaux (countertenor)
Grimoaldo: Kobie van Rensburq (tenor)
Garibaldo: John Relyea (bass)

: The Verb

To mark the 150th birthday, today, of Sigmund Freud , the novelist Jenny Diski investigates how Freud's writing about writing helps writers. Or does it send them screaming into the closet? Presented by Ian McMillan. Producer Ariane Koek

Contributors

Unknown: Sigmund Freud
Unknown: Jenny Diski
Presented By: Ian McMillan.

: Pre-Hear: In Memoriam

Olivier Greif Sonate de Requiem, Op 283 Emmanuelle Bertrand (cello), Pascal Amoyel (piano) Berio 0 King
Kerstin Klein (soprano), Ensemble Avantgarde

Contributors

Unknown: Olivier Greif Sonate
Piano: Pascal Amoyel
Soprano: Kerstin Klein

: Hear and Now

Sonorities. A concert from the recent Sonorities Festival, held at the Ulster Hall in Belfast.
Darragh Morgan (violin), Fred Frith (guitar),
Ulster Orchestra, conductor Baldur Bronnimann Bill Campbell Swim (first performance)
Fred Frith Right Angel (first UK performance) Brett Dean Shadow Music
Plus music by the Katia Labegue Band from their Contemporary Music Network tour last year. Presented by Ivan Hewett.

Contributors

Violin: Fred Frith
Conductor: Baldur Bronnimann
Conductor: Bill Campbell
Unknown: Fred Frith
Presented By: Ivan Hewett.

: Through the Night

With John Shea. BBC Proms 2005: Mozart Sinfonia Concertante in E flat, K297b Mahler Symphony No I
West-Eastern Divan Orchestra, conductor Daniel Barenboim
2.25 Wolf Monte Lieder (excerpts) 2.51 Jongen Allegro Appassionato, Op 95 No 2 2.59 Khachaturlan Piano Concerto 3.43 Palestrina Missa Papae Marcelli
4.09 Arriaqa Overture: Los Esclaves Felices 4.17 Sor
Introduction and Variations on Mozart's 0 Cara Armonia, Op 9 4.26 Granados Quejas o la Maja y la Ruisefior
(Goyescas) 4.33 Ciurlionis De Profundis 4.42 Jarzebski Sentinella 4.46 Rossini Non Piu Mesta (La Cenerentola)
4.50 Verhulst Overture in C minor, Op 3 (Gijsbrecht van Aemstel) 5.00 Sibelius Romance, Op 42 5.14 Weber Zigeunerlied Variations, Op 55 5.20 Elqar Nimrod
(Variations on an Original Theme) (Enigma) 5.25 Handel Concerto Grosso in B flat, Op 6 No 7 5.42 Beethoven
Violin Sonata in A, Op 12 No 2 5.59 Haydn Divertimento in B flat, H 1146 6.08 Schubert String Quartet in C. D32
6.27 Tchaikovsky Fantasy Overture: Romeo and Juliet
6.48 Mozart Piano Sonata in C, K545

Contributors

Unknown: John Shea.
Conductor: Daniel Barenboim
Unknown: Palestrina Missa Papae Marcelli
Unknown: Granados Quejas








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