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: Morning on 3

Presented by Suzy Klein. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Weber Invitation to the Dance Tchaikovsky Suite No 4 in G (Mozartiana)
8.00-9.00: Mozart Das Veilchen , K246 Telemann Suite: Don Quichotte
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: morningon33@bbc.co.uk Address: Morning on 3, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA

Contributors

Presented By: Suzy Klein.
Unknown: Mozart Das Veilchen

: CD Review

Andrew McGregor presents some recent releases.
9.30 Building a Library: Andrew Manze explores available recordings of Ravel's Violin Sonata.
10.20 A round-up of some recently reissued recordings.
11.00 David Vickers reviews some recent discs of 18th-century music.
11.30 Margaret Leng-Tan - maverick pianist, toy pianist and confidante of John Cage - talks to Andrew McGregor.
12.00 The Listening Booth Your chance to reguest some of the latest CD releases from the list on the programme website .
12.30 Disc of the Week: Rossini
Matilde di Shabran Recorded live, with: Annick Massis (soprano), Juan Diego Florez (tenor), Hadar Halevy (contralto), Marco Vinco and Bruno de Simone (basses), Prague Chamber Choir, Galicia SO, conductor Riccardo Frizza 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: Andrew Manze
Unknown: David Vickers
Music: Margaret Leng-Tan
Unknown: Andrew McGregor.
Soprano: Annick Massis
Soprano: Juan Diego Florez
Contralto: Hadar Halevy
Contralto: Marco Vinco
Basses: Bruno de Simone
Conductor: Riccardo Frizza

: A Tribute to John Drummond

John Drummond , who died earlier this month, was one of the foremost figures in the Arts in the UK. As director of the Edinburgh Festival and the BBC Proms, and Controller of Radio 3 he was uncompromising in his pursuit of the highest standards. John Tusa presents a tribute to him that includes contributions from the composer Harrison Birtwistle and from the choreographer Siobhan Davies.

Contributors

Unknown: John Drummond
Unknown: John Tusa
Unknown: Harrison Birtwistle
Unknown: Siobhan Davies.

: Discovering Music

Bartok String Quartet No 2
BBC New Generation Artists the Ebene Quartet join Stephen Johnson to probe the folk-centred world of Bela Bartok 's Second String Quartet.

Contributors

Unknown: Stephen Johnson
Unknown: Bela Bartok

: World Routes In Japan

2/2. This week Paul Fisher is in Okinawa, renowned for its rich musical heritage. The programme includes sessions and interviews with some of Okinawa's top musicians, including Sadao China, Yoreko Ganeko and the Rinken Band.

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Fisher
Unknown: Yoreko Ganeko

: Jazz Line-Up

Helen Mayhew presents some new releases and a round-up of forthcoming UK jazz gigs. Producer Keith Loxam

Contributors

Unknown: Helen Mayhew
Producer: Keith Loxam

: Jazz Record Requests

A selection of listeners' jazz requests, presented by Geoffrey Smith.
ADDRESS:Jazz Record Requests. BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA
Fax: [number removed]email: jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Presented By: Geoffrey Smith

: Jazz File

Carla Bley
3/3. John Fordham concludes his look at jazz composer Carla Bley with a discussion of her smaller-scale works for trio and quartet, and her commitment to touring with the Carla Bley Big Band, whose soloists Andy Sheppard , Steve Swallow and Lew Soloff also contribute.

Contributors

Unknown: Carla Bley
Unknown: John Fordham
Unknown: Carla Bley
Unknown: Carla Bley Big
Soloists: Andy Sheppard
Soloists: Steve Swallow
Soloists: Lew Soloff

: Opera on 3

Listen Up! The Return of Ulysses Stephanie Hughes visits the Wales Millennium Centre for Welsh National Opera's stylish new production of Monteverdi's early operatic masterpiece. Penelope longs for her husband Ulysses to return from the Trojan Wars. In his absence, treacherous suitors have tried to convince her Ulysses is dead in order to win her hand in marriage. But, after various trials and tribulations, the mutual fidelity, honesty and integrity that underpin the story win through and husband and wife are reunited.
Welsh National Opera Orchestra, conductor Rinaldo Alessandrini
RT DIRECT: A recording of Monteverdi's II Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria (3 CDs) featuring the Vienna Concentus Musicus conducted by Nikolaus Harnoncourt is available for E23.00 including p&p. To order please send a cheque payable to Selections, to [address removed]. Phone [number removed], or visit www.selections.com/rtdirect. Quote ref:[number removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Ulysses Stephanie Hughes
Conductor: Rinaldo Alessandrini
Conducted By: Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Ulysses: Paul Nilon (tenor)
Penelope: Sara Fulgoni (mezzo)
Ericlea: Elizabeth Vaughan (soprano)
Antinous: Clive Bayley (bass)
Time: Clive Bayley (bass)
Neptune: Clive Bayley (bass)
Irus: Neil Jenkins (tenor)
Telemachus: Ed Lyon (tenor)
Pisander: Lestyn Davies (countertenor)
Human Frailty: Lestyn Davies (countertenor)
Melantho: Sarah Tynan (soprano)
Juno: Sarah Tynan (soprano)
Fortune: Sarah Tynan (soprano)
Minerva: Elizabeth Atherton (soprano)
Eurymachus: Andrew Tortise (tenor)
Eumaeus: Geoffrey Dolton (baritone)
Amphinomous: Andrew MacKenzie-Wicks (tenor)
Jove: Andrew MacKenzie-Wicks (tenor)

: The Verb

Ian McMillan introduces new writing, poetry and performance. This week the writer
Vanora Bennett on the Bible's first translation into English and an arresting, beguiling performance from public art poet Ira Lightman. Producer Aasiya Lodhi

Contributors

Introduces: Ian McMillan
Unknown: Vanora Bennett
Unknown: Ira Lightman.
Producer: Aasiya Lodhi

: Between the Ears

Three and the Third
Alan Hall brings together a collage of voices from threescore years of BBC cultural broadcasting to celebrate 60 years since the start of the Third Programme. This irreverent but affectionate feature is crammed full of highlights and hiccups, familiar characters and flaming controversies. Producer Alan Hall

Contributors

Unknown: Alan Hall
Producer: Alan Hall

: Hear and Now

Sarah Walker introduces music from this year's Vale of Glamorgan Festival, with the festival's artistic director and composer, John Metcalf. BBC NOW, conductor Luke Dollman Peteris Vasks Musica Appassionata
Georges Lentz Mohn (first UK performance)
Philip Dukes (viola) John Metcalf Mapping Wales Lucy Wakeford (harp) Steve Reich Tehillim Synergy Vocals, BBC NOW John Metcalf Paradise Haunts Caroline Balding (violin), Timothy Lissimore (piano)

Contributors

Introduces: Sarah Walker
Unknown: John Metcalf.
Conductor: Luke Dollman
Viola: John Metcalf
Harp: Lucy Wakeford
Harp: Steve Reich Tehillim
Violin: Caroline Balding
Piano: Timothy Lissimore

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Tchaikovsky Symphony No 5 in E minor 1.46 Stravinsky Fireworks 1.51 Prokofiev Symphony No 5 2.33 Stravinsky Suite Italienne 2.51 Haydn Sinfonia Concertante in B flat
3.13 Martin Five Ariel Songs 3.25 Sullivan Suite: The
Tempest 3.53 Verdi Patria Oppressa (Macbeth) 4.00 Vivaldi Concerto da Camera in D, RV94 4.12 Chopin Etude in E, Op 10 No 3 4.17 Mendelssohn Overture: The Hebrides
(Fingal's Cave) 4.28 Schmeizer Sonata XII (Sacroprofanus Concentus Musicus) 4.33 Bach Violin Concerto in A minor, BWVI041 4.48 Tchaikovsky Voyevoda : Autumn Song
(October) (The Seasons) 5.05 Grieg Overture: In Autumn
5.17 Knut Nystedt 0 Crux 5.24 Nielsen Chaconne. Op 32
5.34 Schubert Polonaise in B flat 5.40 Brahms Five Songs, Op 104 5.53 Abel Symphony in A, Op 10 No 6
6.06 Mozart Violin Sonata in G, K301 6.22
Handel Perche Viva il Caro Sposo (Rodrigo) 6.29 Brahms Four Pieces, Op 119 6.47 Janacek The Fiddler's Child

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Tchaikovsky Voyevoda
Unknown: Schubert Polonaise
Unknown: Abel Symphony
Unknown: Handel Perche Viva
Unknown: Caro Sposo








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