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: Morning on 3

With Sandy Burnett. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Suppe Overture: Pique Dame Ravel Sonatine Smetana From Bohemia's Woods and Fields (Ma Vlast)
8.30-10.00: Bach Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV1041 Beethoven , arr Liszt Scherzo (Symphony No 3 in E flat) (Eroica)
Handel Solitudini Amate (Alessandro)


Unknown: Sandy Burnett.
Unknown: Bwv1041 Beethoven
Unknown: Handel Solitudini Amate

: CD Masters

With Jonathan Swain.
Mozart Piano Concerto No 19 in F K459
Clara Haskil , Berlin PO, conductor Ferenc Fricsay
10.31 Overture: Die Zauberflote
Czech PO, conductor Vaclav Talich
10.39 Die Zauberflote (excerpt) Irmgard Seef ried (soprano: Pamina), Wilma Lipp (soprano: Queen of the Night), Ludwig Weber (bass: Sarastro), Vienna PO, conductor Herbert von Karajan
10.54 Violin Sonata in E flat, K380 Szymon Goldberg , Lili Kraus (piano)
11.16Andante (Piano Concerto No 22 in E flat, K482) Vienna PO, director Edwin Fischer (piano)
11.29 String Quartet in E flat, K428 Hagen Quartet


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Clara Haskil
Conductor: Ferenc Fricsay
Conductor: Vaclav Talich
Unknown: Irmgard Seef
Soprano: Wilma Lipp
Bass: Ludwig Weber
Conductor: Herbert von Karajan
Unknown: Szymon Goldberg
Piano: Lili Kraus
Piano: Edwin Fischer

: Composers of the Week:Mozart's Vienna Contemporaries

2/5. 1784-85. In 1784, Mozart begins a thematic catalogue of his compositions. A year later, his father Leopold arrives for an extended visit, hears his son perform, and observes the predominance of Italian opera at the Burg-Theater.
Paisiello Overture: II Re Teodoro in Venezia
Salieri Amor, Pietoso Amore (II Ricco d'un Giorno) Sarti Come un Agnello (Fra I Due Litiganti il Terzo Gode)
Mozart attrib Eight Variations on A Come un Agnello (I Due Litiganti)
Riqhini Per Pieta, deh, Ricercate (L'lncontro Inaspettato)
Salieri Overture: La Grotta di Trofonio; La Ra La, Che Filosofo Buffon ! (La Grotta di Trofonio) Mozart Dite Almeno in Che Mancai, K479
(La Vilannella Rapita); Mandina Amabile , Questo Donaro , K480 (La Vilannella Rapita) Repeated on New Year's Day at 12 midnight


Unknown: Pietoso Amore
Unknown: Filosofo Buffon
Unknown: Mozart Dite Almeno
Unknown: Mandina Amabile
Unknown: Questo Donaro

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Fiona Talkington presents the Echo (European
Concert Hall Organisation) rising stars of 2006 - outstanding young musicians hand-picked by the directors of important concert halls in Europe and America. From LSO St Luke's.
Efe Baltacigil (cello), Anna Polonsky (piano) Bach Sonata in G, BWV1027
Adnan Ahmet-Sayqun Cello Sonata Franck Sonata in


Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Cello: Anna Polonsky
Piano: Bach Sonata
Cello: Adnan Ahmet-Sayqun
Unknown: Franck Sonata

: Afternoon Performance

Making Tracks Christmas Show
A fun-packed feast of Christmas with Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson. The BBC NOW and the BBCSSO perform excerpts from Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker and Vivaldi's Four Seasons,
Strauss's Thunder and Lightning Polka, Rimsky-Korsakov's Dance of the Tumblers and music from Doctor Who. Plus a performance of Hely-Hutchinson's Carol Symphony by the Ulster
Orchestra under Takuo Yuasa. Producer Helen Garrison


Unknown: Angellica Bell
Unknown: Adrian Dickson.
Unknown: Takuo Yuasa.
Producer: Helen Garrison

: Voices

Extremes. lain Burnside with songs that involve extremes of vocal range, technique, virtuosity and incompetence, including a 3,400-year-old hymn and songs by Peter Maxwell Davies , Jules Massenet and Napalm Death. Producer Patrick Johns


Songs By: Peter Maxwell Davies
Songs By: Jules Massenet
Producer: Patrick Johns

: Bach at Christmas

2/5. John Eliot Gardiner introduces music written by Bach for 26 December, including cantatas for the Thomaskirke, Leipzig.
Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, conductor John Eliot Gardiner
Bach Cantata No 40: Dazu ist erschienen der
Sohn Gottes ; Cantata No 121: Christum wir sollen loben schon Katharine Fuge (soprano), Robin Tyson (countertenor), James Gilchrist (tenor), Peter Harvey (bass)
Cantata No 57: Selig ist der
Mann Joanne Lunn (soprano), Peter Harvey (bass)
Und es waren Hirten in derselben Gegend
(Christmas Oratorio, Part 2) Anthony Rolfe -Johnson (tenor: Evangelist), Nancy Argenta
(soprano), Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo), Hans-Peter Blochwitz (tenor), Olaf Bar (bass)


Introduces: John Eliot Gardiner
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
Unknown: Sohn Gottes
Soprano: Katharine Fuge
Soprano: Robin Tyson
Tenor: James Gilchrist
Bass: Peter Harvey
Soprano: Mann Joanne Lunn
Soprano: Peter Harvey
Unknown: Anthony Rolfe
Soprano: Nancy Argenta
Tenor: Peter Blochwitz
Tenor: Olaf Bar

: New Generation Artists

Verity Sharp presents another programme of recordings specially made by current members of Radio 3's Young Artists' Scheme.
Faure String Quartet in E minor, Op 121 Ebene Quartet
Liszt Rhapsodie Espagnole Martin Helmchen (piano)
Glinka Trio Pathétique in D minor
Alexei Ogrintchouk (oboe), Boris Andrianov (cello), Katya Apekisheva (piano)


Unknown: Verity Sharp
Piano: Martin HelmcHen
Oboe: Alexei Ogrintchouk
Oboe: Boris Andrianov
Cello: Katya Apekisheva

: Opera on 3

Carmen - Romany stereotype, tart-with-a-heart-of-gold, battered wife or modern liberated woman? Bizet's Carmen always has new insights to afford. Andrew McGregor introduces this performance of Francesca Zambello 's new production for the Royal Opera.
Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, conductor Antonio Pappano


Introduces: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: Francesca Zambello
Conductor: Antonio Pappano
Carmen: Anna Caterina Antonacci (soprano)
Corporal Don Jose: Jonas Kaufmann (tenor)
Escamillo: Ildebrando D'Arcangelo (bass-Baritone)
Micaela: Norah Amsellem (soprano)
Lieutenant Zuniga: Matthew Rose (bass)
Corporal Moralès: Jacques Imbrailo (baritone)
Frasquita: Elena Xanthoudakis (soprano)
Mercedes: Viktoria Vizin (mezzo)
Smuggler: Jean Sébastien Bou (baritone)
Smuggler: Jean-Paul Fouchécourt (tenor)

: Belief

2/10. Designer Charles Jencks talks to Joan Bakewell about what he believes in and why.


Talks: Charles Jencks
Unknown: Joan Bakewell

: BBC Proms 2006

AndrasSchiff (piano)
Mozart Rondo in A minor, K511; Sonata in A, K331 This concert is continued on Thursday 4 January at 11pm


Piano: Mozart Rondo

: Composer of the Week: Handel

3/5. With Donald Macleod. Chorus: Virtue, Truth and Innocence (Esther); Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op 6 No 6; Sonata in A, Op 1 No 3; Anthem for the Foundling Hospital (excerpt) Rptd from wed


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.

: Through the Night

With John Shea.
Grieg Two Elegiac Melodies, Op 34;
Piano Concerto in A minor Sibelius Symphony No 4
2.16 Spohr Nonet in F, Op 312.46 Lassus Missa
Osculetur Me 3.10 Schubert Violin Sonata in A, D574
3.32 CPE Bach Sonata in A, Wq 184 No 5 3.52 Haydn
Symphony No 49 in F minor (La Passione) 4.09 Beethoven Piano Sonata in E minor, Op 90 4.22 Gorecki Tot us Tuus
4.32 Jacob Five Pieces 4.46 Handel Saro Qual Vento,
Che nell Incendio Spira (Alessandro) 4.50 Franck Prelude, Fugue and Variation in B minor, Op 18 5.00 Quinault
Overture: Le Nouveau Monde 5.08 Tallis Suscipe, Quaeso Domine 5.17 Vauqhan Williams Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis 5.32 Mozart Horn Concerto No 2 in E flat, K417 5.46 Couperln La Francoise 5.53 Berlioz Overture: Beatrice et Benedict 6.02 Brahms Clarinet Sonata in F minor, Op 120 No 16.23 Handel Ombre Pallide (Alcina)
6.29 Lithander Piano Sonata in C, Op 8 No 1 (Sonate Facile) 6.41 Biber Sonata in C minor
6.53 Khachaturian Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia


Unknown: John Shea.
Unknown: Thomas Tallis

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