Presented by Penny Gore . Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Mendelssohn Overture: The
Marriage of Camacho Faure Cantique de Jean Racine Mozart Piano Sonata in D, K 576
8.30-10.00: Bernstein Symphonic Dances:
West Side Story (excerpts) Haydn String Quartet in D minor, Op 103 (Unfinished) Britten Simple Symphony
With Jonathan Swain.
Haydn Piano Sonata in B minor, H XVI 32 Alfred Brendel
10.18 Mendelssohn Elijah , part 2
Gwynneth Jones (soprano), Janet Baker (mezzo), Nicolai Gedda (tenor), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Wandsworth School Boys' Choir New Philharmonia Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos
11.30 Turina Rapsodia Sinfonica Alicia de Larrocha (piano), LPO/Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos
11.42 Haydn Piano Sonata in E flat, H XVI 52 Vladimir Horowitz
5/5. Donald Macleod and Brian Morton talk about Shostakovich's preoccupation with death in his later works.
0 Delvig, Delvig (Symphony No 14)
John Tomlinson (bass), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Mark Wigglesworth Viola Sonata
Yuri Bashmet (viola), Sviatoslav Richter (piano) Love; Separation; Immortality (Suite on Verses by Michelangelo Buonarroti , Op 145a) Dietrich Fischer-Diskau (baritone), Berlin RSO, conductor Vladimir Ashkenazy Repeated on Thursday at 12 midnight
4/4. Petroc Trelawny concludes this series of concerts from the Sage Gateshead celebrating the chamber music of Frank Bridge. Galliard Ensemble
Hindemith Kleine Kammermusik
Nielsen Serenata Invano
BBC Singers, Ulster Orchestra Britsh Symphony Series: Charles Villiers Stanford
From St Paul 's, Knightsbridge, in London. This week's focus on Stanford ends with a concert of English choral music, including some of his sacred music, and part songs by his contemporaries. In the interval, the Ulster Orchestra concludes its cycle of Stanford symphonies. Presented by Louise Fryer. Conductor David Hill
Parry Songs of Farewell
Stanford Symphony No 7 in D minor Conductor Vernon Handley
Stanford Magnificat in B flat for double choir; Irish Rhapsody No 6, Op 191 Lydia Mordkovitch (violin), conductor Vernon Handley
Frederick Bridge For A the Wonder of Thy Regal Day
A C MacKenzie With Wisdom, Goodness, Grace Charles Wood Blow, Blow, Thou Winter Wind; How Sweet the Moonlight Sleeps; Full Fathom Five
Sullivan The Long Day Closes
Julian Joseph charts the music of innovative trumpeter Don Cherry , best known for his long association with saxophonist Ornette Coleman. With tracks from his most successful albums: Complete Communion, Symphony for
Improvisers, and Art Deco. Producer Keith Loxam RT DIRECT: Don Cherry Complete Communion (1 CD) is available for E9.99 including p&p.
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Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music and news of current events in the arts world.
Edinburgh International Festival
Beethoven and Bruckner: Nine Symphonies Two monumental musical structures are paired in tonight's concert recorded at the Usher Hall. Beethoven's Eroica, originally dedicated to
Napoleon, and Bruckner's third, a massive homage to Wagner, which inflamed the pro-Brahms critics and was deemed unplayable by the Vienna Philharmonic. With Donald Macleod. Beethoven Symphony No 3 in E flat (Eroica) Scottish Chamber Orchestra, conductor Charles Mackerras
Bruckner Symphony No 3 in D minor Royal Scottish National Orchestra, conductor Gunther Herbig
JG Ballard talks to Matthew Sweet about his latest book, Kingdom Come, which is set in a town bordering the M25 and contains all the violence, consumerism and sinister conspiracy theories Ballard fans know and love.
Producer Ella Mai Robey
Robert Sandall and Mark Russell present an interview with Californian turntablist Cut Chemist (who manipulates the record on a turntable and an audio mixer to create a new sound) about his new album, The Audience Is Listening, a multi-genre collage of musical samples.
A solo performance by New York pianist Matthew Shipp , recorded live at the Red Rose, London, this July. His distinctive style combines elements of modern classical music with jazz and free improvisation. Shipp talks about his life and music to saxophonist Evan Parker. Presented by Jez Nelson with a roundup of the latest CD releases.
With Susan Sharpe. Beethoven Fidelio Soloists, Radio France Chorus and PO, conductor Myung-Whun Chung
3.04 Sibelius Piano Sonatina No 3 in B flat minor. Op 6
3.11 Rautavaara Regular Sets of Elements. Op 60
3.24 Schubert Symphony No 6 in C 3.56 Vivaldi
Recorder Concerto in F, RV442 4.04 Mozart Overture: La Clemenza di Tito 4.10 C Schumann Scherzo in 0 minor.
Op 10 No 14,15 Arvo Part The Woman with the Alabaster Box
4.22 Geminianl Concerto Grosso in G minor 4.30 Haydn Piano Concerto in D, H XVIII n 4.47 Dvorak Scherzo Capriccio
5.00 Beethoven Overture: Egmont 5.09 Josquin des Prez Miserere 5.25 Rossini Introduction, Theme and Variations
5.36 Verdi 0 Padre Nostro 5.43 Debussy D'un Cahier d'Esquisses 5.48 Purcell Three Parts upon a Ground, Z731
5.53 Handel Water Music, Suite No 1 in F, HWV348
6.17 d'lndia 0 River That Invites the Nymphs and Shepherds
6.24 Nystroem Three Visions about the Sea
6.35 Hellendaal Cello Sonata No 2 in D, Op 5
6.47 Franck Prelude , Fugue and Variation