Presented by Penny Gore .
7.00-8.30: Saint-Saens Danse Macabre , Op 40 Bach French Suite in E flat No 4, BWV815 Weber Clarinet Concertino in E flat, Op 26
8.30-10.00: Franck Les Eolides
Haydn Trio in F for flute, cello and piano, H XV 17 Grieq Sigurd Jorsalfar , Op 22
With Rob Cowan. Featuring Bach's early keyboard works and recordings by conductor Felix Slatkin. Bach Capriccio on the Departure of His Beloved Brother BWV992 Wilhelm Kempff (piano)
10.10 Delius On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring; Caprice and Elegy Eleanor Aller (cello), Concert Arts Orchestra, conductor Felix Slatkin
10.17 Bach Fantasia in C minor, BWV906 Edwin Fischer (piano); Capriccio in Honour of Johann Christoph Bach, BWV993 Angela Hewitt (piano)
10.35 Handel arr Beecham The Great Elopement (excerpts) RPO, conductor Thomas Beecham
10.50 Bach Toccata in D minor, BWV913 ReineGianoli (piano)
11.04 Grof Grand Canyon Suite
Hollywood Bowl SO, conductor Felix Slatkin
11.37 Liszt Prelude and Fugue on the name of BACH Karl Richter (organ)
1/5. This week Donald Macleod looks at some of the obsessions of a very obsessive character, Hector Berlioz. In today's programme, he discusses the composer's passion for music. Rêveries - Passions (Symphonie Fantastique) Amsterdam Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Colin Davis
Absence Diane Montague (mezzo), Lyon Opera Orchestra, conductor John Eliot Gardiner
Requiem et Kyrie; Dies Irae (Grande Messe de Morts) LSO, conductor Andre Previn
0 Blonde Ceres (Les Troyens a Carthage)
Roberto Alagna (tenor), Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, conductor Bertrand de Billy
Producer Cath McGhee Repeated on Sunday at 12 midnight RT DIRECT: Berlioz's Romeo et Juliette/Five Overtures (2 CDs) with Soloists, Bavarian Radio Chorus, Vienna PO/ LSO conductor Colin Davis , is available for £12.99 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]
5/8. From Cadogan Hall , London. The
:ombination of clarinet, viola and piano nspired Mozart to write one of his most original and mellifluous chamber works, and threw down the gauntlet to composers ever since. Ian Wilson is the most recent to take up the challenge. Plus works by Schumann and Kurtag. Presented by Stephanie Hughes.
Martin Frost (clarinet), Pierre Lenert (viola), Cedric Tiberghien (piano)
Gyorqy Kurtaq Hommage a R Sch Schumann Arabeske in C, Op 18
Ian Wilson Red over Black (BBC co-commission with the RPS: first performance)
Mozart Trio in E flat, K498 (Kegelstatt)
This Prom is repeated on Saturday 19 August at 12 noon
Felicity Lott (soprano), BBC Philharmonic, conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier Ravel Rapsodie Espagnole Henri Dutilleux Métaboles
Roussel Symphony No 3 Repeated from Wednesday
Legends: Anja Silja
Another chance to hear Edward Seckerson 's
65th-birthday tribute to the great German soprano, who made her Bayreuth debut at the age of just 19. Music includes DerFliegende Hollander , Lohengrin and Fidelio.
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Petroc Trelawny presents a selection of music and news from the arts world.
Live from the Royal Albert Hall , London. Finland is celebrated tonight as Sakari Oramo returns to the Proms with his new orchestra to perform Sibelius's evocative tone-poem about sea nymphs. Strauss's sublime Four Last Songs are sung by a Finnish soprano with a truly glorious voice and, finally, Bartok's 125th anniversary is marked with the orchestral showpiece he composed in his final years in America. Presented by Fiona Talkington. Soile Isokoski (soprano), Finnish Radio
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Sakari Oramo Sibelius The
Oceanides Strauss Four Last Songs
8.05 Twenty Minutes: A Favour Returned
Professor David Cooper describes the friendship between Bartok and the conductor Fritz Reiner , without which the Concerto for Orchestra might never have been created. Producer Emma Kingsley
8.25 Bartok Concerto for Orchestra
This Prom is repeated on Friday 18 August at 2.25pm
Soile Isokosi is the soloist in the Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert on Friday at lpm
For much of the second half of the 20th century the Cold War superpowers fought a hot war in Africa, vying over newly independent states as they emerged from colonialism. Jane Standley reveals the often catastrophic consequences for countries such as Angola and Mozambique.
Fiona Talkington 's selections include 12th-century polyphony by Leonin, ritual music from Tibet and music for prepared vinyl by Philip Jeck.
2/5. With Donald Macleod.
Jim Cm; The Dancers; Ye Highlands and Ye
Lowlands; Penillion; Mari Lwyd Repeated from Tuesday
With Louise Fryer.
Haydn String Quartet in D, Op 76 No 5 Hummel String
TrioinEflat, WoO3 Messlaen Quatuor pour la Fin du Temps
2.32 Bruynel Serene 2.38 Anon 12th-century Birds in the Woodland 2.39 St Gregory of Nareg, arr
Petros Shoujounian Havoon , Havoon (The Fowl) 2.45 Stravinsky Suite: The Firebird 3.16 Grieg Norwegian Dance No 13.22 Biber Missa Sancti Henrici 3.59 Vivaldi Violin Concerto in A (RV335) (The Cuckoo) 4.09 Daquin Rondeau (Le Coucou)
4.12 Lithander Divertimento No 14,21 Donizetti Sinfonia in G minor 4.28 Melartin Consolation 4.33 Manchlcourt Nunc Enim Si Centum Lingue Sint 4.41 Durante Concerto No 2 in G minor4,53 Cavalleri 0 Che Nuovo Miracolo
5.00 Verdi Overture: La Forza del Destino 5.08 de
Wert Giunto a la Tomba 5.14 Schmelzer Lamento sopra la Morte Ferdinandi III 5.21 Wassenaer Concerto No 6 in E flat
5.30 Mozart Nine Variations in Con Dezede's Arietta Lison Dormait, K264 5.42 Haydn String Trio in 8 flat, Op 53 No 2 in B flat (H XVI 41) 5.50 Schubert Erster Verlust , D226; Am Flusse, DI60 5.55 Willaert A la Fontaine du Prez
6.01 Chambonnieres Pavane (L'Entretien des Dieux) (Les Pièces de Clavessin, Bk 1) 6.09 Clerambault Apollon et
Doris 6.27 Saint-Sains My Heart at Thy Sweet Voice (arr Klugescheid): Scherzo in 8, Op 87
6.42 Ravel Daphnis et Chloe: Suite No 2