Presented by Sandy Burnett. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: CPE Bach Symphony in E, Wq182 No 6 Weber Overture: Der Freischutz Tchaikovsky Valse Scherzo
8.30-10.00: Mendelssohn Capriccio Brillantin B minor, Op 22 Purcell Trumpet Sonata
Smetana Overture, Polka and Skocna (The Bartered Bride)
With Jonathan Swain.
Haydn Symphony No 63 in C (La Roxelane)
Little Orchestra of London, conductor Leslie Jones
10.21 Kraus Ballet scenes: Soliman II Concerto Koln and percussion players of Sarband ensemble
10.32 Reger Violin Concerto in A Susanne Lautenbacher , Berlin SO, conductor Gunther Wich
11.23 Anton Rubinstein Rêve Angelique
(Kammenoy Ostrov. Op 10 No 22); Waltz in F
Op 82 No 5 Harold Bauer and Yelena Bekman -Shcherbina (pianos)
11.38 M Haydn Symphony in A, P33 Little
Orchestra of London, conductor Leslie Jones
Disenchanted with life in Europe, in 1939 Igor Stravinsky moved to America, where he remained until his death in 1971. Donald Macleod details the final chapters of Stravinsky's life. Requiem Canticles
Susan Bickley (contralto), David Wilson-Johnson (bass-baritone), Stephen Richardson (bass), New London Chamber Choir, conductor Oliver Knussen
Symphony in Three Movements Suisse Romande Orchestra, conductor Ernest Ansermet
The Rake's Progress
Regina Sarfaty (mezzo), Alexander Young (tenor), John Reardon (baritone), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by the composer
Repeated on Thursday at 12 midnight
Postcards from St Petersburg
4/4. Petroc Trelawny introduces a selection of settings of the celebrated Russian poet Pushkin, recorded at the church of St Giles Cripplegate, during this year's City of London Festival. The soprano Joan Rodgers is accompanied by the pianist Christopher Glynn in settings by Glinka, Rimsky-Korsakov, Medtner, Rubinstein, Tchaikovsky and Musorgsky.
Presented by Christopher Cook.
Tasmin Little (violin), BBC Philharmonic, conductor Vassily Sinaisky
Rimsky-Korsakov Overture: The Maid of Pskov (Ivan the Terrible)
Glazunov Violin Concerto in A minor
Shostakovich Symphony No 8 Repeated from Monday
Julian Joseph is joined by writer and broadcaster James Wylie to examine the musical career of jazz drummer and musical icon Jack Dejohnette , whose career involved composing as much as performing. Producer Keith Loxam
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Petroc Trelawny presents a selection of music and news of current events in the arts world.
Royal Scottish National Orchestra
From the Royal Albert Hall , London.
Inspired by his feverish love for the Irish actress Harriet Smithson , Berlioz's autobiographical dream-to-nightmare sequence of his fantastical symphony contrasts with Ravel's magical suite of children's fairy tales. And Polish virtuoso Piotr Anderszewski plays the concerto-cum-symphony the ailing
Szymanowski wrote for his final European tour. Presented by Sarah Walker. Piotr Anderszewski (piano),
Royal Scottish National Orchestra, conductor Stephane Deneve Ravel Suite: Mother Goose
Szymanowski Symphony No 4 (Symphonie Concertante)
7.50 Twenty Minutes
Sarah Walker presents this week's programme of news and views on the current Proms season.
8.10 Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique
This Prom is repeated on Wednesday 9 August at 2pm
John Tusa continues his series of conversations with great artistic originators. This evening he meets Palestinian-born artist Mona Hatoum.
From the Royal Albert Hall , London. In their last ever concert in the UK before going their separate ways, Radio Tarifa bring their striking combination of Arabic, Andalusian, medieval and Sephardic music to the Proms. They are joined by Mauritanian vocalist Dimi
Mint Abba replacing Cheikha Rimitti , who died in May. Presented by Verity Sharp.
San Francisco Jazz Collective
Jez Nelson presents live music by the San
Francisco Jazz Collective, who this year feature the music of Herbie Hancock. Members of the collective span the generations:
Bobby Hutcherson , Joshua Redman , Nicholas Payton , Renee Rosnes , Miguel Zenon , Eric Harland , Matt Penman and Isaac Smith.
With John Shea.
BBC Proms 2004: Humperdinck Hansel und Gretel Elizabeth Connell , Gillian Keith and Mary Nelson
(sopranos), Jennifer Larmore (mezzo), Jane Henschel
(contralto), Alan Opie (baritone), London Oratory School Chamber Choir, BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor Jane Glover 2.43 Debussy Children's Corner 3.01 Dvorak Trio in E minor. Op 90 (Dumky) 3.36 Fabrltlus Violin Concerto
4.06 Henry Gorecki Two Songs, Op 33 4.14 Durante Concerto for strings No 1 in F minor 4.28 Frescobaldl Canzon Terza a Due Canti 4.33 Kainz Concerto in C for harpsichord, two oboes, two violins and bass continuo
4.46 Moniuszko Polonaise in E flat 4.53 Offenbach The Doll's Song (The Tales of Hoffmann) 5.00 Enna Overture: The Match Girl 5.06 Jeney Bird Tempting 5.12 Vedro The Magic Bird Game 5.14 Mozart Overture: Bastien and Bastienne 5.17 Humperdinck Dream Scene (Hansel und Gretel) 5.27 Jarnefelt Lullaby 5.31 Strauss Meinem
Kinde, Op 37 No 3 5.34 Grieq From Early Years, Op 65 No
5.39 Prokofiev Valse, Op 65 No 6; Sur les Prés la
Lune Promene , Op 65 No 12 5.42 Rheinberqer Sonata No 4 in A minor, Op 98 (Tonus Peregrinus) 5.50 Weber Overture: Der Freischutz 6.00 Strauss Till Eulenspiegel , Op 28
6.15 Wagner Prelude, Act 3; The Apprentices' Dance: Prelude, Act 1 (Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg)
6.36 Salnt-Saens Piano Concerto No 2 in G minor