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: Morning on 3

Presented by Sandy Burnett. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Glazunov Autumn (The Seasons) Minnesota Orchestra, conductor Edo de Waart
Mozart, arr Bernardini Overture: Cosi Fan Tutte Zefiro Gershwin, arr Grof Rhapsody in Blue Chicago SO, conductor James Levine
8.30-10.00: Clara Schumann Romance in A flat, Op 11 No 3 Yoshiko Iwai (piano) Beethoven Piano Sonata in G, Op 79
Richard Goode DvorakAmerican Suite in A, Op 98b RPO, conductor Antal Dorati


Presented By: Sandy Burnett.
Conductor: Edo de Waart
Conductor: James Levine
Piano: Yoshiko Iwai
Conductor: Antal Dorati

: CD Masters

Presented by Jonathan Swain.
Granados Los Requiebros; Epilogo, o Serenata del Espectro (Goyescas)
Alicia de Larrocha (piano)
10.17 Vivaldi Concerto in G for oboe and bassoon,
RV545 Zefiro , director Alfredo Bernardini
10.28 Milhaud Ballet: La Creation du Monde Boston SO, conductor Charles Munch
10.46 Victoria Missa Ave Maris Stella
Choir of Westminster Cathedral/David Hill
11.18 Vivaldi Concerto in D minor, RV540
Roy Goodman (viola d'amore), Nigel North (lute), English Concert, director Trevor Pinnock (organ)
11.32 Roussel Symphony No 3 in G minor French National Orchestra/Charles Munch


Presented By: Jonathan Swain.
Bassoon: Rv545 Zefiro
Director: Alfredo Bernardini
Conductor: Charles Munch
Viola: Roy Goodman
Unknown: Nigel North
Director: Trevor Pinnock

: Composer of the Week: Beethoven

2/5. Donald Macleod continues his exploration of Beethoven's career as a virtuoso pianist-composer, and discusses his life-long admiration for the work of Goethe.
Aus Goethes Faust, Op 75 No 3 (Mephistos
Flohlied); Neue Liebe, neues Leben, Op 75 No 2 Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Jorg Demus (piano)
Sonata in E flat, Op 12 No 3 (1st mvt)
Gidon Kremer (violin), Martha Argerich (piano) Piano Concerto No 1 in C
Itsuko Uchida , Bavarian RSO, conductor Kurt Sanderling Repeated on Monday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Piano: Jorg Demus
Violin: Gidon Kremer
Violin: Martha Argerich
Unknown: Itsuko Uchida

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

1/4. Petroc Trelawny introduces the first in a series of concerts from the Sage Gateshead, looking at the music of Scandinavian composers. Mats Lidstrom (cello),
Simon Crawford-Phillips (piano).
Stenhammar Andantino , Intermezzo and Elegy Grieg Cello Sonata in A minor, Op 36
Sibelius Valse , Op 81 No 3; Berceuse, Op 79 No 6; Rondino, Op 81 No 2


Piano: Simon Crawford-Phillips
Piano: Stenhammar Andantino
Unknown: Sibelius Valse

: Afternoon Performance

BBC Singers, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra: A New Song
Presented by Martin Handley . Berlioz Overture: Waverley
Conductor Nicholas McGegan
Giles Swayne Stabat Mater Conductor John Poole Mahler Symphony No 4 With Barbara Hannigan (soprano), conductor llan Volkov


Presented By: Martin Handley
Conductor: Nicholas McGegan
Conductor: John Poole
Soprano: Barbara Hannigan
Conductor: Llan Volkov

: Voices

Settings of WH Auden lain Burnside introduces settings of WH Auden's poetry sung by tenor Andrew Kennedy , including works by Benjamin Britten , Elisabeth Lutyens and Simon Bainbridge. Producer Anthony Sellors


Tenor: Andrew Kennedy
Unknown: Benjamin Britten
Unknown: Elisabeth Lutyens
Unknown: Simon Bainbridge.
Producer: Anthony Sellors

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents music and arts news.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Jean Sibelius Symphony Cycle
RT Stephen Johnson continues the Sibelius cycle recorded in Glasgow's City Halls. CHOICE Osmo Vanska makes a return visit to conduct Sibelius's most classical work, the Third Symphony, alongside the early, arch-Romantic song-symphony Kullervo, a portrait of one of Finnish legend's most colourful characters.
Paivi Nisula (soprano), Raimo Laukka (baritone), YL Helsinki Male Voice Choir, BBC Scottish
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Osmo Vanska Sibelius Symphony No 3; Kullervo


Unknown: Stephen Johnson
Soprano: Raimo Laukka

: Night Waves

Psychedelic rock band the Plastic People had a huge impact in their native Czechoslovakia. Their opposition to Communism and their treatment at the hands of the authorities led to the human rights petition Charter 77. As they play their first British dates, Philip Dodd looks back on their impact, from Havel to Stoppard. Producer Anthony Denselow


Unknown: Philip Dodd
Producer: Anthony Denselow

: Late Junction

Robert Sandall introduces performances by Catherine Bott , John Fahey and Warp
Records artist Squarepusher, alongside vocal music from eastern India.


Introduces: Robert Sandall
Unknown: Catherine Bott
Unknown: John Fahey

: Composer of the Week: Bridge

3/5. Paul Hindmarsh joins Donald Macleod to chart the massive impact of the First World War on Bridge's works, both during the conflict and in its aftermath, when the composer found inspiration for one of his most haunting creations. Blow Out, You Bugles, H132 Philip Langridge (tenor),
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Richard Hickox
Piano Sonata
Kathryn Stott
Allegro con Brio (Two Poems for Orchestra) BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Richard Hickox
Alban Gerhardt (cello), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Richard Hickox
Repeated from Wednesday


Unknown: Paul Hindmarsh
Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Tenor: Philip Langridge
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Unknown: Kathryn Stott
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Cello: Alban Gerhardt
Conductor: Richard Hickox

: Through the Night

Presented by John Shea.
Anon Zappay ; Viva, Viva Rey Fernando Glzeqhem De Tous Biens Plaine
Cornaqo Donde Estas Que Non Te Veo
Anon Amor Que T'O Fat Hio; Puis Fortuna Cornaqo Ou'Es Mi Vida, Preguntays Da Nola 0 Dio Se Vede Chiaro Ortiz Re di Spagna
Gombert Dezilde al Cavallero
Cabez6n Diferencias Sobre el Canto del Cavallero Da Nola Cigare Siamo Venit'a Giocare Ortiz Fantasia 1-2 (Salve Regina) Anon Ay Luna Que Reluzes
Wlllaert Vecchie Letrose Montserrat Figueras (soprano). Hesperion XX. director Jordi Savall
1.59 Nielsen Symphony No 6 (Sinfonia Semplice)
2.35 Dvorak Mass in D
3.16 Mozart Piano Concerto No 20 in D minor, K466
3.47 Handel Concerto Grosso in B flat, Op 6 No 7
4.02 Moniuszko Overture: The Chief Commander's Mistress
4.09 Franck Elevation in A
4.15 Rossini String Sonata No 1 in G
4.29 Beethoven Piano Sonata in F sharp, Op 78
4.39 Stenhammar Florez and Blanzeflor
4.48 Mendelssohn Overture: Die schone Melusine
5.00 Martucci Notturno, Op 70 No 1
5.07 Rore 0 Sonno
5.11 Chopin Preludes, Op 28 Nos 11-15
5.22 Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 3 in G. BWV1048
5.35 Liszt Hungarian Rhapsody No 6
5.43 Trad Six Renaissance Dances
5.53 Dohnanyl String Quartet No 2 in D flat, Op 15
6.20 Gesualdo Merce Grido Piangendo; Luci Serene e Chiare
6.27 Haydn Cello Concerto in D, H Vllb 4
6.47 Brahms, arr Dvorak Five Hungarian Dances


Presented By: John Shea.
Presented By: Anon Zappay
Unknown: Rey Fernando
Director: Jordi Savall

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