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: Morning on 3

Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch . Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Handel Concerto Grosso in D minor, Op 3, No 5, HWV316
Haydn Variations in F minor, H XVII 6
8.00-9.00: Debussy, arr Grainger Pagodes Monteverdi Zefiro Torna


Presented By: Sara Mohr-Pietsch
Unknown: Grainger Pagodes
Unknown: Monteverdi Zefiro Torna

: The Cowan Collection

Rob Cowan introduces surprises and treasures from his record collection. And listeners have another chance to hear Beethoven's
Hammerklavier Sonata, as recommended in yesterday's CD Review.
Handel Sta Nellircana Pietrosa Tana (Alcina) Vivica Genaux (mezzo), Les Violons du Roy, conductor Bernard Labadie Bridge Cherry Ripe
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Charles Groves
Roussel Divertissement, Op 6 Members of Czech Nonet
Schubert Morgengruss ; Mein! (Die Schone Mullerin , D795) Fritz Wunderlich (tenor), Kurt-Heinz Stolze (piano) FaureMesse
Basse Arlette Steyer (soprano), Audite Nova Vocal Ensemble, Paris, conductor Jean Sourisse Telemann Bassoon Sonata in F minor Milan Turkovic, Naoko Yoshino (harp) Mozart Serenade in F K101
Dresden Staatskapelle, conductor Otmar Suitner Berlioz Marguerite 's Romance; Soldiers' Chorus (Eight Scenes from Faust) Angelika
Kirchschlager (mezzo), Radio France Chorus and Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Yutaka Sado Rachmaninov Caprice Bohémien, Op 12 Russian State Symphony Orchestra, conductor Yevgeni Svetlanov
Handel Flute Sonata in A minor, HWV374 (Halle) Paula Robinson , Timothy Eddy (cello), Kenneth Cooper (harpsichord)
Tormis Kihnu Island Wedding Songs
Estonian Radio Choir, conductor Thomas Kapten


Introduces: Rob Cowan
Unknown: Vivica Genaux
Conductor: Bernard Labadie
Unknown: Cherry Ripe
Conductor: Charles Groves
Unknown: Schubert Morgengruss
Unknown: Schone Mullerin
Tenor: Fritz Wunderlich
Piano: Kurt-Heinz Stolze
Soprano: Basse Arlette Steyer
Harp: Naoko Yoshino
Harp: Mozart Serenade
Conductor: Otmar Suitner
Conductor: Berlioz Marguerite
Conductor: Yevgeni Svetlanov
Conductor: Handel Flute Sonata
Unknown: Paula Robinson
Cello: Timothy Eddy
Harpsichord: Kenneth Cooper
Conductor: Thomas Kapten

: Private Passions

Award-winning Irish writer Colm Toibfn is Michael Berkeley's guest today. His books include The Blackwater Lightship (1999) and The Master (2004), both shortlisted for the Booker Prize, and, most recently, a collection of short stories entitled Mothers and Sons. He has also written about Barcelona, where he lived for a while, and the Irish famine. His musical choices include Casals playing Bach, songs by Faure, Gluck, Schubert and Sibelius, a string quartet by the Irish composer Frederick May , and part of Wagner's Die Walkure.
See also God, History, Fantasy and Reason at 3.30pm


Unknown: Colm Toibfn
Unknown: Frederick May

: The Early Music Show

Catherine Bott visits Florence to sample the thriving musical activities of the Accademia
San Felice - a cultural association that stages early music concerts and festivals in Tuscany, and whose resident early music ensemble, directed by Federico Bardazzi , researches, performs and records repertoire from plainchant and Baroque music.


Unknown: Catherine Bott
Directed By: Federico Bardazzi

: Sunday Gala

Stephanie Hughes introduces a concert given at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam. Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Myung-Whun Chung
Beethoven Symphony No 6 in F (Pastoral) Saint-Saens Symphony No 3 in C minor (Organ) With Leo van Doeselaar (organ)


Introduces: Stephanie Hughes
Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung
Unknown: Leo van Doeselaar

: God, History, Fantasy and Reason

3/4. Writer Colm Toibfn continues his journey through Spanish history and music with a visit to the Catalan capital, Barcelona.


Unknown: Colm Toibfn

: 3 for All with Brian Kay

Listeners' requests, including Autumn from
Glazunov's ballet The Seasons. And to round off this month's theme of musical portraits, Debussy's La Cathédrale Engloutie (Preludes, Book 1).
PHONE: [number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) email via www.bbc.co.uk/radio3 Address: 3 for All. BBC Wales, Cardiff CF5 2YO

: lebrecht.live

Does Marketing Murder the Arts?
Norman Lebrecht and a panel of leading figures in the arts discuss the effect of marketing on the artistic world. Producer Jessica Isaacs
Send your views to lebrechtlive@bbc.co.uk or phone in during the programme on [number removed]


Unknown: Norman Lebrecht
Producer: Jessica Isaacs

: The Choir

Listen Up!
A performance of Berlioz's monumental Requiem, recorded at the Royal Albert Hall , London, on Friday. Towards the end of his life Berlioz said that if he could save only one piece of his music from the flames, this would be it. Presented by Aled Jones.
Berlioz Grande Messe des Morts, Op 5
Andrew Kennedy (tenor), London Philharmonic Choir, Goldsmiths Choral Union, Royal
Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Brian Wright


Unknown: Albert Hall
Presented By: Aled Jones.
Tenor: Andrew Kennedy
Conductor: Brian Wright

: Drama on 3: Death and the Penguin

Andrei Kurkov 's memorable satire about an obituarist and his unlikely relationship with a penguin is as much about the lawlessness of post-Soviet Ukraine as the melancholic disposition of the penguin. Translated by George Bird.
Music by Joe Acheson : Producer/Director Matt Thompson


Unknown: Andrei Kurkov
Translated By: George Bird.
Music By: Joe Acheson
Director: Matt Thompson
Viktor: Paul Ewing
Igor: James Bryce
Sonya: Kate Bennett
Nina: Katrina Bryan
Sergey: Jimmy Hamson
Pidpaly: John McKie
Misha: Stewart Porter
Lyosha: Andrei Kurkov

: Sunday Feature: The Painter's Painter: Dazzling Diego Velazquez

With a major exhibition of Velazquez's work currently at the National Gallery in London, Richard Cork goes on a mission to Madrid to discover how the artist made paintings that continue to dazzle and amaze. Producer Kate Bland


Unknown: Richard Cork
Producer: Kate Bland

: Andy Kershaw

A selection of unusual music, including Angolan Afro-pop in a session by Bonga.

: Composer of the Week: Miles Davis

1/5. With Donald Macleod. Music includes
Milestones, Half Nelson , Boplicity, Budo, Serpent's Tooth, Weirdo and All Blues. Repeated from Monday


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Unknown: Half Nelson

: Through the Night

With Louise Fryer.
Stravinsky Forget-Me-Not Tormis Spring Sketches Dimitrov Songs at the Altar of Time Legley Cantique Spirituel, Op36;La Terra e la Morte, Op 83
Nees Salve Regina Mendelssohn Laudate Pueri
1.55 Britten Missa Brevis 2.09 Pstrokonska-Nawratil Fresco IV - Concerto alia Campana Tadeusz Baird in Memoriam 2.36 Ravel Daphnis et Chloé 3.26
Stenhammar Late Summer Nights 3.44 Kartowicz Ten Songs, Op 3 3.59 Chopin Scherzo No 4 in E, Op 54
4.11 Sciqalski Symphony in D 4.25 Handel Pensieri
Notturni di Filli - Nel Dolce Dell'Oblio, HWV134 4.33 Bach Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV565 4.41 Verdi, arr
Uszt Rigoletto, paraphrase, S434 4.49 Rossini Overture: La Gazza Ladra 5.00 Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 5 in D, BWV1050 5.21 Purcell The Duke of Gloucester's Trumpet Suite 5.32 Forster Ah, Peccatores Graves
5.40 Borodin Notturno (String Quartet No 2 in D)
5.49 Haydn String Quartet in G, Op 76 No 16.09 Kuhlau Overture: The Magic Harp 6.21 Mozart Donne Mie , la Fate a Tanti (Cosi Fan Tutte) 6.25 Mocoroa Dance of the Witches
6.27 Saint-Saens Danse Macabre, Op 40
6.35 Weber Symphony No I in C


Unknown: Louise Fryer.
Unknown: Campana Tadeusz Baird
Unknown: Handel Pensieri
Unknown: Bach Toccata
Harp: Mozart Donne Mie
Unknown: Saint-Saens Danse

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