Presented by Sandy Burnett. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Bach/Gounod Ave Maria
David Daniels (countertenor), Craig Ogden (guitar) Sondheim Losing My Mind I Fagiolini
Pachelbel Canon and Gigue I Musici
8.30-10.00: Mozart Flute Quartet in A, K298
Carol Wincenc , members of the Emerson Quartet Debussy Petite Suite
Katia and Marielle Labegue (pianos) Kodaly Dances of Galanta
Hungarian State SO, conductor Adam Fischer
With Jonathan Swain. Featuring Vivaldi's
Concerti con molti istromenti and recordings by Charles Munch.
Saint-Sains Le Rouet d'Omphale, Op 31 Boston SO, conductor Charles Munch
10.09 Vivaldi Concerto in G, RV532
Paul O'Dette and Robin Jeffrey (mandolins),
Parley of Instruments, directors Roy Goodman and Peter Holman
10.22 Ibert Escales Boston SO, conductor Charles Munch
10.38 Mozart String Quintet in G minor, K516 William Primose (viola), Griller Quartet
11.13 Vivaldi Concerto in G minor, RV105 Frans Bruggen (treble recorder),
Jurg Schaeftlein (oboe), Alice Harnoncourt (violin), Otto Fleischmann (bassoon), Gustav Leonhardt (harpsichord), Vienna Concentus Musicus, conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt
11.22 Chausson Symphony in B flat
Boston SO, conductor Charles Munch
1/5. In November 1792, Beethoven set out for Vienna from his native Bonn. It was his second visit, and this time the move was to be permanent. He quickly established himself as a prodigiously talented pianist and composer.
Donald Macleod explores some of the composer's earliest Viennese works involving the piano. Prestissimo (Piano Trio in C minor, Op 1 No 3) Florestan Trio Adelaide, Op 46
Stephan Genz (baritone), Roger Vignoles (piano) Quintet in E flat, Op 16 (3rdmvt)
Neil Black (oboe), Thea King (clarinet), Anthony Halstead (horn), Graham Sheen (bassoon), Murray Perahia (piano)
Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Chamber Orchestra of Europe, conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt Repeated on Sunday at 12 midnight
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LIVE Presented live from London's Wigmore
Hall by Stephanie Hughes.
Wendy Dawn Thompson (mezzo),
Toby Spence (tenor), Graham Johnson (piano). Schubert Gesange des Harfners 1, 2 and 3, D478-480
Janacek The Diary of One Who Disappeared With Catherine Hopper and Lucie Spickova (sopranos), and Emma Carrington (mezzo)
BBC Singers, BBC Philharmonic A New Song
Presented by Martin Handley.
Bingham Hidden City with Alison Martin (harp), Richard Benjafield (percussion), conductor Andrew Carwood Takemltsu Windhorse
Conductor Andrew Carwood
Holst Ode on a Grecian Urn (Choral Symphony No 1) With Leeds Festival Chorus, conductor Simon Wright
Hoist Suite: The Planets With Aichi Prefectural
University Choir, conductor Gianandrea Noseda
Juan Diego Florez
Edward Seckerson meets the remarkable bel canto tenor Juan Diego Florez on stage at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. With music from Gianni Schicchi, La Fille du Regiment and The Barber of Seville, together with some Peruvian songs. Producer Bill Lloyd
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Sean Rafferty with music and arts news.
Jean Sibelius Symphony Cycle
Stephen Johnson continues the Sibelius symphony cycle with the first of four programmes recorded in Glasgow's City Halls. To mark the 50th anniversary of Sibelius's death, the BBCSSO perform all seven of his symphonies. Tonight's concert opens with a glorious Nordic sunrise and ends with the precocious Fifth Symphony.
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Stefan Solyom.
Sibelius Night Ride and Sunrise Ravel Piano Concerto in G with Angela Hewitt (piano) Sibelius Symphony No
The Paris Review is credited with inventing the modern literary interview. Editor
Philip Gourevitch has selected the Review's most notable interviews for a new book that includes the likes of Bellow, Hemingway and Capote. And Gourevitch discusses the art of interviewing With Matthew Sweet. Producer Philippa Ritchie
Robert Sandall listens to the varied music and influences of Jonny Greenwood, Radiohead guitarist and composer-in-residence of the BBC Concert Orchestra. Including music by Penderecki,
Messiaen and Mingus. Producer lain Chambers
2/5. With Donald Macieod and Paul Hindmarsh. Idyll No 2 (Allegretto poco lento); Enter Spring; Goldenhair (James Joyce ); 'Tis But a Week (Gerald Gould ); The Sea Repeated from Tuesday
Presented by John Shea.
Bach Largo and Fugue in E flat (after BWV526); Adagio and Fugue in G minor (after BWV883) Schumann Piano Quintet in E flat, Op 44 Leopold String Trio
1.45 Brahms Symphony No 1 in C 2.30 Biber Missa Alleluia
3.06 Vivaldi The Four Seasons, Op 8 3.47 Grleq Piano
Sonata in E minor. Op 74.07 Rossini Overture: The Thieving Magpie 4.1B Beethoven Ten Variations on La Stessa, la
Stessissima from Salieri's Falstaff, Wo073 4.29 CPE Bach Quartet No 1 in A minor, Wq93 4.47 Purcell The Married Beau (excerpts) 5.00 A Scarlatti Concerto Grosso No 1 in F minor 5.07 Palestrina Missa Sine Nomine 5.23 Bach Prelude and Fugue in G minor, BWV535 5.30 Kunzen
Symphony in G minor 5.47 Strauss Variations on Deandl is harb auf mi 5.54 Wlenlawskl Violin Concerto No 2 in D minor 6.18 Bruckner Ave Maria; Christus Factus Est; Locus Iste 6.31 Sorkocevlc Sonata in F 6A7 Wagenaar Frithjofs Meerfahrt