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: Morning on 3

Presented by Martin Handley. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Vivaldi Concerto in G minor, RV531 Yo-Yo Ma and Jonathan Manson (cellos), Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra, director Ton Koopman
Beethoven Sextet in E flat, Op 81b Nash Ensemble
8.00 John Adams Lollapalooza
Halle Orchestra , conductor Kent Nagano Rimsky-Korsakov Capriccio Espagnol New York PO, conductor Kurt Masur


Presented By: Martin Handley.
Presented By: Jonathan Manson
Unknown: John Adams Lollapalooza
Conductor: Halle Orchestra
Conductor: Kurt Masur

: The Cowan Collection

Including a chance to hear some of the best recordings of Finzi's music as recommended in yesterday's CD Review.
Aram Khachaturian Russian Dance (Gayaneh) USSR RSO conducted by the composer
Bach Preludes and Fugues: in D, BWVB50; in D minor, BWV851 (Well-Tempered Clavier, Bk I) Evgeni Koroliov (piano)
Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet before Parting (Romeo and Juliet: Suite No 2) Leipzig
Gewandhaus Orchestra, conductor Kurt Masur Schumann Der Himmel hat eine Trane geweint; Ich hab'in mich gesogen (Liebesfruhling, Op 37) Peter Schreier (tenor), Norman Shetler (piano) L Mozart Divertimento No 3 in D (Peasant Wedding) Berlin Concert Orchestra, conductor Helmut Koch
Handel Torments, Alas, Are Not Confined (Samson) Jan Peerce (tenor), Utah Symphony Orchestra, conductor Maurice Abravanel
Janacek Capriccio for piano left hand and winds Rudolf Firkusny (piano), Bavarian RSO
(wind players), conductor Rafael Kubelik Mozart Divertimento in B flat, K270 Vienna Philharmonic Wind Ensemble
Verdi La Vita e Inferno (La Forza del Destino)
Beniamino Gigli (tenor), Orchestra of La Scala, Milan, conductor Umberto Berrettoni
WF Bach Overture in G minor for strings and continuo (also catalogued as JS Bach: Suite No 5 in G minor, BWV1070) Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach Chamber Orchestra, conductor Peter Schreier


Unknown: Aram Khachaturian
Unknown: Bach Preludes
Piano: Evgeni Koroliov
Piano: Prokofiev Romeo
Conductor: Kurt Masur
Conductor: Schumann Der Himmel
Tenor: Peter Schreier
Tenor: Norman Shetler
Conductor: Helmut Koch
Tenor: Jan Peerce
Conductor: Maurice Abravanel
Conductor: Janacek Capriccio
Piano: Rudolf Firkusny
Conductor: Rafael Kubelik
Conductor: Mozart Divertimento
Tenor: Beniamino Gigli
Conductor: Umberto Berrettoni
Conductor: Peter Schreier

: Private Passions

I Actress Felicity Kendal , currently appearing in David Hare 's play Amy's View in London's West End, talks to Michael Berkeley and selects some of her favourite music: tabla music from India, Maria Callas and Placido Domingo , and a range of concertos from Vivaldi to Elgar


Unknown: Felicity Kendal
Unknown: David Hare
Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Maria Callas
Unknown: Placido Domingo

: The Early Music Show

Lucie Skeaping presents a live and interactive edition of the programme featuring Your
Favourite Baroque Arias, and invites listeners to send in their requests.
EMAIL: earlymusic@bbc.co.uk; write to Room 1115, NBH Manchester, Oxford Road, M60 1SJ; or call the Radio 3 Audience Line on [number removed]. Calls should cost no more than 8p per minute

: Sunday Gala

Stephanie Hughes introduces a recital given at London's Wigmore Hall earlier this month. Véronique Gens (soprano),
Jean-Philippe Collard (piano)
Faure Le Papillon et la Fleur, Op I No 1; Au Bord de /'Eau, Op 8 No 1: Après un Reve, Op 7 No 1; Lydia, Op 4 No 2; Les Berceaux, Op 23 No I: Mandoline No I (Cinq Mélodies de Venise)
Debussy Fêtes Galantes Book I; Nuit d'Etoiles; Chansons de Bilitis; Fleur des Blés
Hahn OuandJe Fus Pris au Pavilion; Trois Jours de Vendange; Lyde; Tyndaris; Pholo4 (Etudes Latines): A Chloris
Offenbach La Cigale et la Fourmi; Le Rat de Ville et le Rat des Champs; Le Corbeau et /e Renard (Six fables de Lafontaine)
Poulenc Banalités; Montparnasse; Hyde Park ; Les Chemins de I'Amour


Introduces: Stephanie Hughes
Piano: Jean-Philippe Collard
Piano: Faure Le Papillon
Unknown: Hyde Park

: 3 for All with Brian Kay

Listeners' requests this week include Ravel's Bolero, Malcolm Arnold 's Concerto for two violins and the overture to Nicolai's comic opera The Merry Wives of Windsor.
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 2YQ


Unknown: Malcolm Arnold

: Music Matters

As the UK album charts are increasingly populated by classical crossover artists in the run-up to Christmas, Tom Service explores the genre, which includes such names as Mario Lanza , Emerson Lake and Palmer, the Three Tenors and now Angelis, asking if there's more to crossover than marketing and easy money. Director
Francesca Zambello also takes listeners behind the scenes of her new production of Carmen at Covent Garden.


Unknown: Mario Lanza
Director: Francesca Zambello

: Drama on 3: The Thebans

Sophocles's three great tragedies are brought together across one evening in the first radio production of Timberlake Wertenbaker's acclaimed translation. The cycle follows the fortunes of Oedipus, the mythical king of Thebes, and his daughter Antigone, in three powerful dramas of bloody acts, family feuds, justice, power and fate.
6.30 Oedipus Tyrannos
7.55 Oedipus at Kolonos
9.05 Antigone
Chorus Briqit Forsyth , Deborah McAndrew , James Nickerson , Sarah Parks , Stuart Richman , Declan Wilson Belinda Sykes (singer/oboist): Martin Allen (percussionist) Producer/Director Nadia Molinari


Unknown: Briqit Forsyth
Unknown: Deborah McAndrew
Unknown: James Nickerson
Unknown: Sarah Parks
Unknown: Stuart Richman
Unknown: Declan Wilson
Singer: Belinda Sykes
Unknown: Martin Allen
Director: Nadia Molinari
Oedipus: John Lynch
Jocasta: Fiona Shaw
Kreon: Michael Feast
Teiresias: Kenneth Cranham
Antigone: Nadine Marshall
Ismene: Vlnette Robinson
Theseus: Jude Akuwudike
Polyneikes: William Ash
Haimon: Adrian Bower
Messenger from Corinth: Russell Dixon

: Andy Kershaw

Andy introduces a studio performance by American duo the Mercy Brothers, who comprise vocalist Barrence Whitfield and guitarist/producer/songwriter Michael Dinallo.


Unknown: Barrence Whitfield
Songwriter: Michael Dinallo.

: Composer of the Week: Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)

1/5. With Donald Macleod. A Hymn to the Virgin; Concert Suite: The Sword in the Stone; Bunyan's Farewell: Litany (Paul Bunyan ) Repeated from Monday


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Unknown: Paul Bunyan

: Through the Night

With John Shea.
Brahms Ein deutsches Requiem, Op 45
Soloists, RTE Philharmonic Choir, RTE National
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Gerhard Markson
2.09 Debussy Piano Trio in G (Premier Trio)
2.33 Tchaikovsky Francesca da Rimini 2.56 Prokofiev Violin Concerto No 13.18 Bach Sarabande (Cello Suite in C minor, BWV1011) 3.23 Haydn String Quartet in B, Op 64 No 3 3.44 Mozart Symphony No 35 in D, K385 (Haffner)
4.04 Schubert Standchen , D920 (Notturno) 4.10 Handel Ballet music: Terpsichore (excerpts) 4.25 Schutz Selve Beate, Se Sospirando , SWV3 4.28 Bach Prelude and Fugue in C. BWV870 (Well-Tempered Clavier, Bk 2)
4.32 Telemann Concerto in D for flute, two violins, viola and continuo 4.45 Mozart Dove Sono (Le Nozze di Figaro)
4.51 Rossini Overture: il Barbiere di Siviglia
5.00 Dvorak Slavonic Dance in C, Op 46 No 1
5.04 Bach Der Geist hilft unsrer Schwachheit auf, BWV226
5.12 Doppler L'Oiseau des Bois, Op 215.18
Soler Fandango in D minor 5.30 Rachmanlnov Vocalise, Op 34 No 14 5.37 Brahms Warum ist das Licht gegeben dem
Muhseligen, Op 74 No 15.43 Avison Concerto Grosso No 4 in A minor 5.56 Elgar Serenade in E minor for string orchestra, Op 20 6.08 Beethoven Piano Concerto No 4 in G
6.43 Ovalle Blue Bird Guastavlno The Rose and the Willow 6.49 Brahms Academic Festival Overture


Unknown: John Shea.
Conductor: Gerhard Markson

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