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: Morning on 3

With Penny Gore. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Beethoven Overture: The
Creatures of Prometheus Zurich Tonhalle Orchestra, conductor David Zinman
Locatelli Concerto Grosso in C minor, Op 1 No 11 Freiburg Baroque Orchestra, conductor Gottfried von der Goltz
Mozart Te Deum, K141 Tolzer Knabenchor , conductor Gerhard Schmidt-Gaden
8.30-10.00: Monteverdi Beatus Vir I
Choir of the King's Consort. King's Consort, director Robert King
Tchaikovsky, transcr Feinberg Scherzo (Symphony No 6 in B minor) (Pathetique) Arcadi Volodos (piano) Liszt Les Préludes Leipzig Gewandhaus
Orchestra, conductor Kurt Masur


Conductor: David Zinman
Conductor: Gottfried von Der Goltz
Conductor: Tolzer Knabenchor
Conductor: Gerhard Schmidt-Gaden
Director: Robert King
Piano: Arcadi Volodos
Conductor: Kurt Masur

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Berlioz Overture: Le Corsaire BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor John Barbirolli
10.11 Nielsen Wind Quintet, Op 43 Melos Ensemble
10.36 Szymanowski Concert Overture Warsaw PO, conductor Witold Rowicki
10.49 Schubert Piano Sonata in B flat, D960
Clifford Curzon
11.25 Delius Songs of Sunset Maureen Forrester (contralto), John Forrester (baritone), Beecham Choral Society, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Thomas Beecham


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Conductor: John Barbirolli
Unknown: Clifford Curzon
Contralto: John Forrester
Conductor: Thomas Beecham

: Composer of the Week: Britten

2/5. Donald Macleod is joined by John Bridcut , author of the acclaimed recent book Britten's
Children, to discuss the composer's relationships with adolescent boys and how these relationships influenced his music. Hymn to St Cecilia, Op 27
Finzi Singers, director Paul Spicer
Four Sea Interludes (Peter Grimes) Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, conductor Richard Hickox
A Ceremony of Carols, Op 28 Sioned Williams (harp), Winchester College Ouiristers, conductor Christopher Tolley Repeated on Monday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: John Bridcut
Director: Paul Spicer
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Conductor: Christopher Tolley

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

1/4. In the first of four concerts this week featuring music by Haydn, Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents a recital from Glasgow University
Concert Hall featuring two quartets dating from after Haydn's return to Vienna from London. Royal Quartet
Haydn String Quartet in D minor, Op 76 No 2 (Fifths); String Quartet in G, Op 77 No 1


Unknown: Sara Mohr-Pietsch

: Afternoon Performance

British Symphony Series: Benjamin Britten BBC Philharmonic
Presented by Martin Handley.
Mozart Voi Avete un Cor Fedele, K217 With Sally Matthews (soprano), conductor Gianandrea Noseda
Wind Serenade in B flat, K361 Conductor Douglas Boyd
Britten Cello Symphony With Alban Gerhardt , conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
Messiaen Les Offrandes Oubliées
Conductor Alexander Shelley
Mozart Ah Se in Ciel, Benigne Stelle, K538 With Sally Matthews (soprano), conductor Gianandrea Noseda


Presented By: Martin Handley.
Soprano: Sally Matthews
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
Conductor: Douglas Boyd
Conductor: Alban Gerhardt
Conductor: Alexander Shelley
Soprano: Sally Matthews
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda

: Voices

Britten's Canticles lain Burnside presents a performance, recorded at London's Wigmore Hall, of all five of Britten's Canticles, written between 1947 and 1974. lestyn Davies (countertenor), John Mark Ainsley (tenor), Leigh Melrose (baritone), Richard Watkins (horn), Lucy Wakeford (harp), Roger Vignoles (piano) Britten My Beloved Is Mine, Op 40; Abraham and Isaac, Op 51; Still Falls the Rain, Op 55;
Journey of the Magi, Op 86; The Death of Saint Narcissus, Op 89 Producer Anthony Sellors


Tenor: John Mark Ainsley
Tenor: Leigh Melrose
Baritone: Richard Watkins
Horn: Lucy Wakeford
Harp: Roger Vignoles
Producer: Anthony Sellors

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music, with news from the arts world.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Mozart's Last Year
Mozart died 215 years ago today. To mark the occasion, Petroc Trelawny presents a live concert from Manchester's
Bridgewater Hall, featuring music composed during the last year of Mozart's life.
Sabine Meyer (clarinet), Ronald Brautigam (piano), Michael Escreet (double bass), Sally Matthews (soprano), Sarah Connolly (mezzo), Daniel Norman (tenor), James Rutherford (bass), BBC Singers, BBC Philharmonic, conductor Gianandrea Noseda
Mozart Overture: La Clemenza di Tito; Clarinet Concerto in A, K622; Three German Dances, K605; Per Questa Bello Mano , K612; Piano Concerto No 27 in B flat, K595
8.00 Twenty Minutes: In Search of Mozart's Grave Many mysteries surround Mozart's death on 5 December 1791. No-one attended his funeral and he was buried in a pauper's grave. Or was he? Dermot Clinch travels to Vienna to investigate with the help of Jane Glover and Cliff Eisen.
8.20 Mozart Overture: Die Zauberflote; Laut verkunde unsre Freude, K623; Ave Verum Corpus in D,
K618 Mozart , ed Beyer Requiem in D minor, K626


Clarinet: Sabine Meyer
Clarinet: Ronald Brautigam
Piano: Michael Escreet
Bass: Sally Matthews
Soprano: Sarah Connolly
Tenor: Daniel Norman
Tenor: James Rutherford
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
Unknown: Questa Bello Mano
Unknown: Dermot Clinch
Unknown: Jane Glover
Unknown: Cliff Eisen.
Unknown: K618 Mozart
Unknown: Beyer Requiem

: Night Waves

Director Catherine Hardwicke talks to Philip Dodd about her big-budget retelling of the story of the birth of Jesus: The Nativity Story. Producer Anne Marie Cole


Talks: Catherine Hardwicke
Unknown: Philip Dodd
Producer: Anne Marie Cole

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington with Bohemian Christmas music, Bulgarian wedding songs and music by Vladimir Godar sung by Czech singer Iva Bittova.


Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Music By: Vladimir Godar
Singer: Iva Bittova.

: Composer of the Week: Purcell

3/5. With Donald Macleod. Welcome Song: From Those Serene and Rapturous Joys (final chorus); The Staircase Overture; Chacony in G minor; If Prayers and Tears; Welcome Ode for James II: Sound the Trumpet, Beat the Drum; Overture: Timon of Athens Repeated from Wednesday


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe. Charpentler 0 Clementissime Domine Jesu; Trois Méditations pour le Carême; Le Reniement de St Pierre Allegri Miserere MeiDeus Charpentier Messe des Morts Ensemble Europeen William Byrd , director Graham O'Reilly 2.25 RameauLe Temple de Gloire 2.56 Pejacevtc Piano Quintet in B minor, Op 40 3.23 Khachaturian Piano Concerto in D flat 4.00 Kutev Symphonic Dances 4.10 Tchaikovsky Marche Slave, Op 314.21 Schumann
Drei Fantasiestucke, Op 73 4.32 Mozart Menuetto and Trio in D minor, K4214.36 Schiitz Ich bin eine rufende Stimme, SWV383,, 0 lieber Herre Cott, wecke uns auf, SWV381
4.45 Bolsmortler Rondeaux: La Puce; La Colin-Maillard
4.53 Cazzatl Alemana Detta la Chisilardi; Ciga Detta la Bargelina 5.00 Abel Trio in F 5.09 Pandolfi Mealli Violin Sonata No 6, Op 3 (La Sabbatina) 5.18 Tartinl Trumpet Concerto in D 5.29 Alfven A Boat with Flowers, Op 44
5.40 Faurt Preludium , Op 103 No 5; Nocturne in E minor, Op 107 5.54 Kuula Sinfonia , Op 36 (Jupiter) 6.01 Llndberg Organ Sonata in G minor. Op 23 6.18 Lundvlk In the Mood of Verlaine; Quiet Rain Peterson-Berger Singing Games Hakanson Starboys Berg Thus I Paint, Donna Bianca
6.27 Resplghl Trittico Botticelliano
6.48 Kyurkchiyskl Bulgarian Madonna; Prayer


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: William Byrd
Director: Graham O'Reilly
Violin: Pandolfi Mealli
Unknown: Faurt Preludium
Unknown: Kuula Sinfonia
Unknown: Hakanson Starboys Berg
Unknown: Donna Bianca
Unknown: Resplghl Trittico Botticelliano

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