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: Morning on 3

Presented by Sandy Burnett. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Beethoven Nine Variations on a March by Dressier Rudolf Buchbinder (piano) Locatelli Concerto Grosso in E flat, Op 4 No 10 Concerto Koln
Wagner Overture: The Flying Dutchman German Berlin Opera Orchestra, conductor Giuseppe Sinopoli
8.30-10.00: John Adams Two Fanfares for Orchestra: Tromba Lontana; Short Ride in a Fast Machine San Francisco Symphony, conductor Edo de Waart
Milhaud Quatres Visages, Op 238
Paul Cortese (viola), Michel Wagemans (piano) Haydn Trumpet Concerto in E flat
Maurice Andre , Munich Chamber Orchestra, conductor Hans Stadlmair


Presented By: Sandy Burnett.
Piano: Rudolf Buchbinder
Conductor: Giuseppe Sinopoli
Conductor: John Adams
Conductor: Edo de Waart
Viola: Paul Cortese
Viola: Michel Wagemans
Unknown: Maurice Andre
Conductor: Hans Stadlmair

: CD Masters

Presented by Rob Cowan.
Brahms Sapphische Ode, Op 94 No 4
Strauss Traum durch die Dammerung, Op 29 No 1; Zueignung, Op 10 No 1 Alexander Kipnis (bass), Arthur Bergh (piano)
10.10 Anon Chose Tassin; Ductia; Estampie
Studio der Fruhen Musik, director Thomas Binkley
10.24 Faure Violin Sonata No 2 in E minor, Op 108 Christian Ferras , Pierre Barbizet (piano)
10.50 Martinon Symphony No 2 (Hymne a la Vie) Orchestra National de I'ORTF/the composer
11.12 Clementi Fantasie with variations on the song Au Clairde la Lune, Op 48 Andreas Staier (piano)
11.23 Strauss Der Rosenkavalier (excerpt) Else Ruzicka (mezzo: Octavian), Alexander Kipnis (bass: Ochs), Berlin State Opera Orchestra, conductor Erich Orthmann
11.29 Verdi Don Carlo (excerpt) Alexander Kipnis (bass: King Philip), Berlin State Opera Orchestra, conductor Clemens Schmalstich
11.36 Haydn Symphony No 93 in D Royal
Concertgebouw Orchestra/Nikolaus Harnoncourt


Presented By: Rob Cowan.
Presented By: Brahms Sapphische
Unknown: Strauss Traum
Bass: Alexander Kipnis
Piano: Arthur Bergh
Director: Thomas Binkley
Unknown: Christian Ferras
Piano: Pierre Barbizet
Unknown: Clementi Fantasie
Piano: Andreas Staier
Piano: Strauss Der Rosenkavalier
Bass: Alexander Kipnis
Conductor: Erich Orthmann
Conductor: Verdi Don Carlo
Bass: Alexander Kipnis
Conductor: Clemens Schmalstich

: Composer of the Week: Alban Berg

Sound Secrets: To You. Sole Beloved
4/5. In 1925 Alban Berg embroiled himself in a passionate love affair with Hanna Fuchs Robettin. She was the muse for one of the most incredible secrets in the history of music - the hidden vocal finale to Berg's Lyric Suite, a passionate love poem, which was only discovered 50 years later. Presented by Donald Macleod.
Nichts ist gekommen (Altenberg Lieder)
Jessye Norman (soprano), London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Pierre Boulez Hier ist Friede (Altenberg Lieder)
Janneke van der Meer (violin), Viola de Hoog (cello), Sepp Grotenhuis (piano), Bob Zimmerman (harmonium) Lyric Suite Schoenberg Quartet
Largo Desolato (with supressed vocal finale De Profundis Clamavi)
(Lyric Suite) Dawn Upshaw (soprano), Kronos Quartet Der Wein
Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Claudio Abbado
Repeated on Wednesday at 12 midnight


Unknown: Alban Berg
Unknown: Hanna Fuchs Robettin.
Presented By: Donald MacLeod.
Soprano: Jessye Norman
Conductor: Pierre Boulez
Violin: Janneke van Der Meer
Violin: Viola de Hoog
Cello: Sepp Grotenhuis
Piano: Bob Zimmerman
Unknown: Anne Sofie von Otter
Conductor: Claudio Abbado

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Schubert Swansongs
Fiona Talkington introduces the third of this week's concerts from LSO St Luke's in London.
The six dark songs from Schwanengesang are settings of poems by Heinrich Heine. Mark Padmore (tenor), Steven Osborne (piano) Schubert Der Atlas , IhrBild,
Das Fischermadchen , Die Stadt, Am Meer Der Doppelganger (Schwanengesang, D957); Sonata in A, D959


Unknown: Schubert Swansongs
Introduces: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: Heinrich Heine.
Tenor: Mark Padmore
Tenor: Steven Osborne
Piano: Schubert Der Atlas
Unknown: Das Fischermadchen
Unknown: Meer Der

: Afternoon Performance

British Symphony Series: Robert Simpson Presented by John Shea. BBC Symphony Orchestra
Waqenaar Cyrano de Bergerac Conductor Lawrence Rennes
Gurney War Elegy
Conductor David Lloyd-Jones Gilse Treurmuziek
Conductor Lawrence Rennes
Elgar The Spirit of England
Conductor David Lloyd-Jones Simpson Symphony No 5
Conductor Reinbert de Leeuw


Unknown: Robert Simpson
Presented By: John Shea.
Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones
Conductor: Gilse Treurmuziek
Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones
Conductor: Reinbert de Leeuw

: Brian Kay's Light Programme

A selection of light classics, including pieces by Roger Quilter , Peter Hope and Archibald Joyce.


Unknown: Roger Quilter
Unknown: Peter Hope
Unknown: Archibald Joyce.

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents music and arts news.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

A concert recorded last week at the University of Georgia, Athens. Introduced by Louise Fryer. Llyr Williams (piano), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Thierry Fischer. Honegger Pacific 231
Mozart Piano Concerto No 21 in C, K467
Hoddinott Suite No 2: Welsh Dances, Op 64 Stravinsky Petrushka


Introduced By: Louise Fryer.
Conductor: Thierry Fischer.
Unknown: Stravinsky Petrushka

: Night Waves

In early 1907, Pablo Picasso began working on Les Demoiselles davignon. Philip Dodd and his guests explore this landmark painting. Producer Fiona McLean


Unknown: Pablo Picasso
Unknown: Philip Dodd
Producer: Fiona McLean

: The Wire

The Birth and Death of Daylight
Stephen Riley 's vivid and atmospheric play about three disaffected teenagers. Janine and Ian discover they share a favourite poem about life's destruction of beauty. Their spiritual connection and teenage lust leads them on an emotional adventure as Janine is compelled to follow lan's interpretation of the poem, no matter what the consequences.
Director/Producer Katherine Beacon


Unknown: Stephen Riley
Producer: Katherine Beacon
Keith Cullen: Adam Paulden
Mr Patten: Steve Edge
Janine Dworski: Carla Henry
Keith's Mum: Siobhan Finneran
Ian's Mum: Siobhan Finneran
Ian Duffy: Oliver Lee
Janine's Dad/Ian's Dad: Jeff Hordley

: Late Junction

Music by acoustic bass player Stefano Scodanibbio and vintage recordings of classical music from Iran.


Unknown: Stefano Scodanibbio

: Composer of the Week: Beethoven

5/5. Presented by Donald Macleod.
Piano Sonata in E flat, Op 81a (Les Adieux)
Stephen Kovacevich Piano Concerto No 5 in E flat (Emperor) Wilhelm Kempff , Berlin PO, conductor Ferdinand Leitner Repeated from Friday


Presented By: Donald MacLeod.
Piano: Stephen Kovacevich
Unknown: Wilhelm Kempff
Conductor: Ferdinand Leitner

: Through the Night

Presented John Shea.
Brahms Concerto in A minor for violin and cello Mendelssohn Symphony No 5 in D (Reformation)
2.06 Rachmanlnov Cello Sonata in G minor, Op 19
2.44 Cavalli Plainsong Antiphon and Magnificat
3.02 Respighl Trittico Botticelliano 3.23 Schubert Piano Sonata in A minor, D845 4.00 Gluck Overture: Alceste
4.10 Mozart Vorrei Spiegarvi , Oh Dio, K418 4.18 Larsson Violin Sonatina 4.32 Waqner Siegfried-Idyll 4.50 Corelll Concerto Grosso in F, Op 6 No 9 5.00 Handel Harp Concerto in B flat, Op 4 No 6 5.13 Carissimi Vanitas Vanitatum
5.25 Mendelssohn Symphony for Strings No 10 in B minor
5.35 Abel Trio in F 5.44 Sweelinck Poolse Almande
5.53 Thomson String Quartet No 2 6.16 Mozart Piano
Sonata in F, K332 6.31 Alfven Suite, Op 49: King Gustav II Adolf 6.47 Albinonl Oboe Concerto in D minor, Op 9 No 2


Unknown: John Shea.
Unknown: Respighl Trittico Botticelliano
Unknown: Mozart Vorrei Spiegarvi
Unknown: Waqner Siegfried-Idyll
Unknown: Abel Trio
Unknown: Sweelinck Poolse Almande

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