Presented by Penny Gore .
7.00-8.30: Mozart Overture: Die Zauberflote Mahler Chamber Orchestra, conductor Claudio Abbado Tchaikovsky , arr Pabst Paraphrase on The Sleeping Beauty Earl Wild (piano)
Verdi, arr Muzio Three Arias from Luisa Miller Hagen Quartet
8.30-10.00: Haydn Piano Trio in G, H XV 25 (Gypsy Rondo) Beaux Arts Trio Buffardin Concerto in E minor Musica Antiqua , Koln, director Reinhard Goebel Musorgsky , arr Stokowski A Night on the Bare Mountain Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, conductor Jose Serebrier
This week Rob Cowan features Bartok string quartets and recordings by Herbert Kegel. Andre Philidor Marche du Prince d'Orange (Lilliburlero) and other military music
La Simphonie du Marais, conductor Hugo Reyne
10.05 Bizet Carmen , Act 2 (excerpt) (sung in German) Soloists, Leipzig Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Herbert Kegel
10.24 Chopin Piano Sonata No 3 in B minor, Op 58 Alexander Brailovsky
10.50 Musorgsky, orch Ravel Pictures at an Exhibition Leipzig RSO, conductor Herbert Kegel
11.24 Bartok String Quartet No 1, Op 7 Hagen Quartet
1/5. The Barezzi Family
This week Donald Macleod looks at some of the personalities who were instrumental in helping Verdi achieve success, beginning with Antonio Barezzi , a distiller and grocer who sponsored
Verdi as a child. Barezzi's daughter Margherita, who was also a keen supporter of Verdi's ambitions, became the composer's first wife. Va, Pensiero, sull'ali Dorate (Nabucco) Milan La Scala Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Claudio Abbado
Sinfonia in C Milan Symphony Orchestra, conductor Riccardo Chailly
Leonore's Cavatina (Oberto, Act 1)
Ghena Dimitrova (soprano), Munich Radio Orchestra, conductor Lamberto Gardelli
Quartet (Oberto, Act 2) Soloists, Munich Radio Orchestra, conductor Lamberto Gardelli The Prophecy (Nabucco, Act 3) Soloists,
Berlin Deutsche Oper Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Giuseppe Sinopoli
Producer Johannah Smith Repeated on Sunday at 12 midnight RT DIRECT: A classic recording of Verdi's opera It Trovatore (2 CDs), starring Jussi Bjorling and Zinka Milanov with the RCA Victor Orchestra conducted by Renato Cellini , is available for F9 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]
Live from Wigmore Hall in London, presented by Verity Sharp. Takacs Quartet
Bartok String Quartet No 2, Op 17
Mozart String Quartet in C, K465 (Dissonance)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
British Symphony Series: James MacMillan Presented by Sandy Burnett.
D Scarlatti, arr Woolrich Three Sonatas, Kk435, Kk213 and Kk181 Evelyn Glennie (percussion), conductor Jurjen Hempel
James MacMillan Symphony No 1 (Vigil) Fine Arts Brass Ensemble, conductor Osmo Vanska Ravel Le Tombeau de Couperin Conductor Yasuo Shinozaki
D Scarlatti Sonata in E, Kk20 (Capriccio) (arr Shostakovich for wind ensemble) Conductor Nan Volkov
Music for younger listeners presented by Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson. Featuring music from India, atmospheric music by Ligeti and the theme from the Pink Panther films.
Edward Seckerson profiles the composer/lyricist team responsible for Once on This Island and Ragtime - seen by many as the most important Broadway musical in the last quarter-century.
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Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music, with guests and news of the arts world.
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
A concert recorded at Poole Arts Centre, presented by Verity Sharp.
Ruth Ziesak (soprano), Thomas Randle (tenor), Markus Eiche (baritone), Highcliffe Junior Choir, Bournemouth Symphony Chorus, Youth Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Marin Alsop
Tchaikovksy Fantasy Overture: Romeo and Juliet Orff Carmina Burana
Mozart Piano Sonata in F, K533 Anja German
As Noam Chomsky 's latest book, Failed State: America, is published, Susan Hitch and guests explore whether the ideas within it merit his billing as the "world's top public intellectual". Producer Mohit Bakaya
Fiona Talkington with highlights from the Max Richter Ensemble 's performance at last week's FuseLeeds06 festival, and music by Alfonso Ferrabosco , John Cage and Toumani Diabate.
2/5. With Donald Macleod.
Victoria Super Flumina Babylonis ; Lamentations for the First Nocturne Palestrina Missa Papae Marcelli Repeated from Tuesday
With Susan Sharpe. Janacek Mladi Chopin Nocturne in E flat, Op 55 No 2; Mazurkas; in F minor. Op 63 No 2; in G minor. Op 63 No 3; in C sharp minor, Op 67 No 2 Debussy Mazurka: Two Arabesques: Général Lavine
(Preludes, Book 2) Ravel Pavane pour une Infante Defunte Dukas Villanelle for horn and orchestra Poulenc Sextet for piano and winds 2.15 Mahler Kindertotenlieder
2.41 Schubert Piano Sonata in A minor, D845 3.17 Brahms Three Songs, Op 42 3.28 Schumann Adagio and Allegro in A flat, Op 70 2.37 Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No 4 in G minor 4.05 Rovetta La Bella Erminia 4.13 G Gabrieli Canzon II Septimi Toni 8 4.16 Frescobaldi Three organ pieces 4.24 Corelli Sonata a Quattro in G minor
4.30 Liszt Waldesrauschen 4.35 Canteloube Brezairola (Songs of the Auvergne) 4.39 Grieq Three Pieces (Norwegian Peasant Dances) 4.48 Mendelssohn Overture: Die schone Melusine 5.00 Duparc La Vie Antérieure 5.05 Martucci Noveletta, Op 82 No 2
5.11 Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 3 in G, BWV1048
5.24 Mozart Church Sonata in B flat, K212 5.30 Haydn
Te Deum in C, H XXIIIc 15.38 Handel Trio Sonata in C minor
5.49 Elgar Serenade for strings, Op 20 6.01 L Norman
String Quartet in C, Op 42 6.31 Janacek The Fiddler's Child
6.44 Debussy La Fille aux Cheveux de Lin (Preludes, Book 1) (arr for violin and piano) 6.46 Debussy, arr Kocsis Minstrels (Preludes, Book 1) (arr for bassoon and piano) 6.49 Benoit Overture: Charlotte Corday