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: Morning on 3

Presented by Martin Handley. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Rossini Overture: II Signor Bruschino Chicago SO, conductor Fritz Reiner Bach Cello Sonata in D, BWVI028
Mischa Maisky , Martha Argerich (piano)
8.00-9.00: Gershwin I Got Rhythm
Andre Previn (piano), David Finck (double bass) Vivaldi Cessate, Omai Cessate Andreas Scholl (countertenor),
Ensemble 415, director Chiara Banchini
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.
Conductor: Fritz Reiner
Unknown: Mischa Maisky
Piano: Martha Argerich
Piano: Andre Previn
Piano: David Finck
Unknown: Omai Cessate
Unknown: Andreas Scholl
Director: Chiara Banchini

: CD Review

Andrew McGregor presents new releases.
9.30 Building a Library Hilary Finch surveys currently available recordings of Mozart's La Clemenza di Tito.
10.20 Andrew McGregor listens to classic Decca recordings of the 1970s and 1980s, some of which are only just available on CD on the new Explore Records label.
11.00 Andrew McGregor talks to James Jolly about current classical downloads, including the historic as well as the brand-new.
11.45 The Listening Booth Your chance to request some of the latest CD releases from the list on the programme website .
12.30 Disc of the Week: Mendelssohn/Reimann "... or does it mean death?"
Christine Schafer (soprano), Petersen Quartet 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: Hilary Finch
Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Talks: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: James Jolly
Soprano: Christine Schafer

: The Early Music Show

Lucie Skeaping presents a concert of cello duos by the little-known German composer Friedrich Kummer , performed by the American cellists Phoebe Carrai and Tanya Tomkins. Producer Les Pratt

Contributors

Unknown: Friedrich Kummer
Unknown: Phoebe Carrai
Unknown: Tanya Tomkins.
Producer: Les Pratt

: Charles Haziewood Discovering Music

Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante, K364
Mozart "discovered" the sinfonia concertante
(a concerto involving more than one soloist) in Mannheim in 1778. On his return to Salzburg about a year later he wrote the Sinfonia Concertante in E flat, which is one of the greatest and most original of all his concertos. In this workshop and performance, Hazlewood conducts the BBC
National Orchestra of Wales, with soloists Lesley Hatfield (violin) and Steven Burnard (viola).

Contributors

Soloists: Lesley Hatfield
Soloists: Steven Burnard

: World Routes

New releases from Spain, Mexico, Argentina,
Brazil and Colombia. Plus live music in the studio from the virtuosic Venezuelan string band Trabuco. Presented by Lucy Duran.

Contributors

Presented By: Lucy Duran.

: Jazz Line-Up

Julian Joseph presents a live edition of Jazz Line-Up from a whisky distillery in the north of the Isle of Islay, as part of the Islay
Jazz Festival, with live music from the David Milligan Trio and Colin Steele 's Stramash. Producer Keith Loxam

Contributors

Unknown: Julian Joseph
Unknown: David Milligan Trio
Unknown: Colin Steele
Producer: Keith Loxam

: Jazz Record Requests

Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests.
ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A IAA
Fax: [number removed] email: jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith

: Jazz File

Carla Bley
1/3. The American composer and musician Carla Bley has been one of the most distinctive voices in jazz through the second half of the 20th and into the 21st century. For 40 years her music has moved through different styles and different ensembles, from duos to big band, and from free jazz in the 60s to her unique blend of improvisation and composition. She talks to
John Fordham , who is joined in this three-part series by musical friends and colleagues John Cumming , Andy Sheppard , Steve Swallow , and Lew Soloff. Produced by Richard Bannerman

Contributors

Unknown: Carla Bley
Musician: Carla Bley
Unknown: John Fordham
Unknown: John Cumming
Unknown: Andy Sheppard
Unknown: Steve Swallow
Unknown: Lew Soloff.
Produced By: Richard Bannerman

: Opera on 3

Die Meistersinqer von Nurnberq
A concert performance, sung in German, of Wagner's epic comic opera, which closed this year's Edinburgh Festival and marked the end of Brian McMaster 's 15-year reign as Festival director. Presented by Donald Macleod in conversation with Brian McMaster and conductor David Robertson. Recorded earlier this month in the Usher Hall, Edinburgh. Edinburgh Festival Chorus,
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor David Robertson
RT DIRECT: Wagner Die Meistersinger von Nurnberq (4 CDs) produced by Walter Legge , starring Elisabeth Schwarzkopf with the Bayreuth Festival Chorus and Orchestra conducted by Herbert von Karajan is available for E18.99 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]

Contributors

Unknown: Brian McMaster
Presented By: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Brian McMaster
Conductor: David Robertson.
Conductor: David Robertson
Produced By: Walter Legge
Unknown: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
Conducted By: Herbert von Karajan
Eva: Hillevi Martlnpelto (soprano)
Magdalene: Wendy Dawn Thompson (soprano)
Walther: Jonas Kaufmann (tenor)
David: Toby Spence (tenor)
Hans Sachs: Robert Holl (bass)
Beckmesser: Andrew Shore (baritone)
Pogner: Matthew Rose (baritone)
Kothner: James Rutherford (bass)
Night watchman: Paul Whelan (baritone)
Eisslinger: John Mitchinson (tenor)
Foltz: Richard van Allan (bass)
Nachtigall: John Shirley-Quirk (baritone)
Zorn: Jeffrey Lawton (tenor)

: Hear and Now

Tom Service introduces a concert from the London Barbican's recent John Zorn weekend and talks to Robert Sandall about Zorn's interest in the dark writings of Aleister Crowley. Plus rare performances of works by Xenakis and Feldman. John Zorn Evocation of a Neophyte and How the Secrets of the Black Arts Were Revealed unto Her by the Demon Baphomet (first performance) Synergy Vocals, London Sinfonietta/Brad Lubman lannis Xenakis Metastasis
Morton Feldman In Search of an Orchestration BBCSSO, conductor Nicholas Kok
Zorn Moonchild Mike Patton (vocalist), with Trevor Dunn (bass) and Joey Baron (drums)

Contributors

Unknown: John Zorn
Unknown: Robert Sandall
Unknown: Aleister Crowley.
Unknown: John Zorn
Unknown: Lannis Xenakis
Unknown: Morton Feldman
Conductor: Nicholas Kok
Unknown: Mike Patton
Bass: Trevor Dunn
Bass: Joey Baron

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe. Beethoven Piano Sonata in Csharp minor, Op 27 No 2 (Moonlight) Debussy Suite Bergamasque Ravel Gaspard de la Nuit Chopin Sonata No 3 in B minor, Op 58 Debussy Masques
2.35 Scriabin Poeme de I'Extase 3.01
Alexander Arutiunian Trumpet Concerto 3.17 Rimsky-Korsakov Sheherazade 4.01 Schubert An den Mond, D259
4.05 Heinichen Concerto for flute, bassoon. cello, double bass and harpsichord 4.14 Handel Giulio Cesare in Egitto (excerpts) 4.22 Casella Sicilienne and Burlesque
4.31 Wiren Serenade for Strings, Op 114.47 Trad Balkan Say. to Me, Dear Andjo 4.50 Corelli Concerto Grosso in F, Op 6 No 9 5.00 Anon Completorum for All Saints
5.19 Bach Widerstehe doch derSunde, BWV54
5.30 Haydn Symphony No 22 in E flat (Philosopher)
5.46 Mozart Die Entfuhrunq aus dem Serail (excerpt)
5.50 Khachaturian Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia
6.00 Prokofiev Cinderella's Waltz, Op 1076.05 Ravel Pavane pour une Infante Défunte 6.12 Noskowskl The Steppes 6.32 Paga nlnl Violin Concerto No I in D

Contributors

Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Alexander Arutiunian








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