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: Morning on 3

Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch . Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Bach Prelude and Fugue in F, BWV856 Saint-Saens Septet in E, Op 65
8.00-9.00: Herold Overture: Zampa

Contributors

Presented By: Sara Mohr-Pietsch

: CD Review

Andrew McGregor plays new CD releases.
9.30 Building a Library Stephen Plaistow looks at the available recordings of Beethoven's Piano Sonata in B flat, Op 106 (Hammerklavier).
10.15 A report from Turin on the Vivaldi Edition, a project to record all the composer's scores.
10.45 Ivan Hewett reviews recent discs of contemporary music.
11.40 Disc of the Week: Wagner
Siegfried (Act 3) (7955 Bayreuth Festival recording) Wolfgang Windgassen (Siegfried), Astrid Varnay (Briinnhilde), Hans Hotter (Wanderer), Gustav Neidlinger (Alberich), Paul Kuen (Mime), Maria van llosvay (Erda), Josef Greindl (Fafner), Use Hollweg (Woodbird), Bayreuth Festival Orchestra, conductor Joseph Keilberth 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: Ivan Hewett
Unknown: Wolfgang Windgassen
Unknown: Astrid Varnay
Unknown: Paul Kuen
Unknown: Josef Greindl
Conductor: Joseph Keilberth

: The Early Music Show

Friederike Heumann , one of the world's leading gamba players, performs suites by Marin Marais, who was born 350 years ago, and is joined by Sophie Watillon in a duet by Marais's teacher
Sainte-Colombe. Presented by Lucie Skeaping.

Contributors

Unknown: Friederike Heumann
Unknown: Sophie Watillon
Presented By: Lucie Skeaping.

: Discovering Music

Electric Proms: Jonathan Harvey
As part of the inaugural BBC Electric
Proms, composer Jonathan Harvey joins Stephen Johnson in the FreeDM Studio at
London's Roundhouse to delve into two mixed-media electro-acoustic works that span the past 12 years of his compositional career.
Pianist Clive Williamson and trumpeter Markus Stockhausen play Tombeau de Messiaen, a piece for piano and tape from 1994, and Other Presences, for trumpet and sampling keyboard, a work that Stockhausen premiered at this year's Cheltenham Music Festival. The Electric Proms: page 121

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Harvey
Unknown: Jonathan Harvey
Unknown: Stephen Johnson
Pianist: Clive Williamson
Unknown: Markus Stockhausen

: World Routes

Lucy Duran meets the Payvar Ensemble, a group of traditional classical musicians from Iran, and Maria Bakkalapulo visits spirit ceremonies on Bali to hear the folk gamelan of the island.

Contributors

Unknown: Lucy Duran
Unknown: Maria Bakkalapulo

: Jazz Line-Up

Claire Martin with new releases and a guide to jazz events in the UK. Producer Keith Loxam

Contributors

Unknown: Claire Martin
Producer: Keith Loxam

: Jazz Record Requests

Geoffrey Smith presents listeners' reguests. ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House. London WlA 1AA
Fax: [number removed] email: jazz.record.requests@bbc.o.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith

: Jazz File

Black British Swing
2/3. Michael Pointon continues a series about the little-known tradition of black and mixed-race British swing bands. In the 1930s a network of after-hours clubs developed, at which bandleaders such as Ken "Snake Hips" Johnson plied their trade. Johnson moved upmarket to a residency at London's Cafe de Paris, where he was killed on stage by a direct hit from a German bomb in 1941. With contributions from Andy Simons , author of a Study Of the subject. Producer David Perry

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Pointon
Unknown: Andy Simons
Producer: David Perry

: Opera on 3

Listen Up!Jenufa
Love, jealousy and fear of social conseguences are the forces that drive the four main characters in Janacek's first mature opera. Jenufa is loved by two rival half-brothers, and her stepmother Kostelnicka is afraid she'll ruin herself by marrying a drunkard. Jenufa's revelation that she is pregnant changes everything and leads to tragic consequences. A new production by David Alden for English National Opera.
English National Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Mikhail Agrest
RT DIRECT: Janacek - the Operas (9 CDs) is available for
£32.00, including p&p. To order please send a cheque, payable to Selections to: [address removed] or call the orderline on [number removed] (national rate), or visit www.selections.com/rtdirect Quote Ref [number removed] UK delivery only

Contributors

Production By: David Alden
Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
Jenufa: Amanda Roocroft (soprano)
Kostelnicka: Catherine Malfitano (soprano)
Laca Klemen: Stuart Skelton (tenor)
Steve Buryja: Paul Charles Clarke (tenor)
Grandmother Buryja: Susan Gorton (mezzo)
Mayor: Russell Smythe (baritone)
Mayor's wife: Sarah Pring (mezzo)
Karolka: Lee Bisset (soprano)
Maid: Kathleen Wilkinson (mezzo)
Jano: Elizabeth Cragg (soprano)
Foreman: Iain Paterson (baritone)

: Janacek Quartet

Smetana String Quartet No 1 in E minor (From My Life)

: The Verb

Ian McMillan presents a special edition of the weekly language and literature cabaret devoted to the subject of insomnia. The centrepiece is a new play commissioned by Artangel and written by Janice Kerbel : Nick Silver Can't Sleep, a love story narrated by plants who only wake at night, starring Rufus Sewell , Josette Simon and Fiona Shaw. Producers Aasiya Lodhi and Ariane Koek

Contributors

Unknown: Ian McMillan
Written By: Janice Kerbel
Written By: Nick Silver
Unknown: Rufus Sewell
Unknown: Josette Simon
Unknown: Fiona Shaw.
Producers: Aasiya Lodhi

: Pre-HearHans Wemer Henze

Symphony No 7
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, conductor Simon Rattle

Contributors

Conductor: Simon Rattle

: Hear and Now

Michael Finnissy at 60
2/2. Sarah Walker introduces two concerts from the Finnissy Weekend at the Warehouse in London. Michael Finnissy Seterjentens Fridag: Wild
Flowers; n; Mississippi Hornpipes; Back on Earth (first performance) Plus-Minus Ensemble
English Country Tunes The composer (piano)

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Finnissy
Introduces: Sarah Walker

: Through the Night

Presented by Louise Fryer.
Schubert Cello Sonata in A minor, D821 (Arpeggione) Poulenc Cello Sonata Berg Four Pieces for clarinet and piano, Op 5 Schubert Nacht und Traume, D827
Krelsler Liebesfreud Schubert Sonatine in D, 0384
Jean-Guihen Queyras (cello), Alexandre Tharaud (piano)
1.18 GMT Bruckner Symphony No 8 2.43 GMT Beethoven Piano Sonata in E flat. Op 31 No 3 3.05 GMT Bach Toccata and Fugue in F, BWV540 3.20 GMT CPE Bach Magnificat in D, Wq2l5 3.56 GMT Haydn Piano Concerto in D, H XVIII It
4.13 GMT Tartinl Violin Sonata No 6 (Senti to Mare)
4.19 GMT Merikanto At the Sea, Op 47 No 4 4.24 GMT Arnold Three Shanties, Op 4 4.32 GMT Stanford Songs of the Sea 4.50 GMT Geminianl Concerto Grosso in E minor. Op 3 No 6 5.00 GMT Schubert Overture: Fierrabras
5.09 GMT Beethoven Presto (Piano Trio in E flat, Op I No I)
5.15 GMT Mendelssohn Fantasia No 2 in E minor (The Little Trumpeter) 5.18 GM T Wassenaer Concerto Armonico No 5 in B flat 5.29 GMT Camilla de Rossi Duol Sofferto per A more (Sant'Alessio) 5.35 GM T Liszt Orpheus 5.47 GMTBerwafd Piano Trio No I in E flat 6.07 GMT Tchaikovsky Variations on a Rococo Theme 6.28 GMT Wagner Wesendonk Lieder
6.50 GMT Lipinski Overture in D

Contributors

Presented By: Louise Fryer.
Cello: Jean-Guihen Queyras
Cello: Alexandre Tharaud








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