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: Morning on 3

Presented by Penny Gore . Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Mozart Ein Madchen oder Weibchen (Die Zauberflote) Matthias Goerne (baritone),
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra conductor Manfred Honeck
Beethoven Bagatelle in E flat, Op 33 No 1 Stephen Kovacevich (piano)
Janacek The Ballad of Blanik Hill
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Nan Volkov
8.30-10.00: Telemann Violin Concerto in A, (Les Rainettes)
Berlin Academy of Ancient Music, Midori Seiler (violin)
Mahler Urlicht (Des knaben Wunderhorn) Alice Coote (soprano), Julius Drake (piano) Poulenc Piano Concerto
Pascal Roge , Philharmonia, conductor Charles Dutoit


Presented By: Penny Gore
Unknown: Mozart Ein Madchen
Baritone: Matthias Goerne
Conductor: Manfred Honeck
Conductor: Beethoven Bagatelle
Piano: Stephen Kovacevich
Unknown: Blanik Hill
Conductor: Nan Volkov
Violin: Midori Seiler
Soprano: Alice Coote
Soprano: Julius Drake
Unknown: Pascal Roge
Conductor: Charles Dutoit

: CD Masters

With Rob Cowan.
Bruckner Overture in G minor
Residentie Orkest, conductor Willem van Otterloo
10.12 Liszt Prelude and Fugue on BACH Thomas Trotter (organ)
10.24 Bach Furchte dich nicht, BWV228 Cantus Koln, director Konrad Junghanel
10.34 Suk About Mother, Op 28 Pavel Stepan (piano)
10.58 Bach Komm , Jesu, komm, BWV229
Lausanne Vocal Ensemble, director Michel Corboz
11.07 Brahms, arr Busoni
Chorale Prelude: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen Paul Jacobs (piano)
11.12 Brahms Symphony No 1 in C minor Residentie Orkest, conductor Willem van Otterloo


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Willem van Otterloo
Unknown: Thomas Trotter
Unknown: Bach Furchte
Director: Konrad Junghanel
Piano: Pavel Stepan
Piano: Bach Komm
Director: Michel Corboz
Piano: Paul Jacobs
Conductor: Willem van Otterloo

: Composer of the Week: John Adams

4/5. Donald Macleod explores the composer's work in the 1990s, taking in music that draws its inspiration from great past figures such as Schoenberg, Slonimsky and Nancarrow.
Macleod talks to Adams about the direction his music took through this period, and the extent to which the minimalist label is still appropriate. Roadrunner (Chamber Symphony) (3rd mvt) London Sinfonietta conducted by the composer
Earbox Halle Orchestra , conductor Kent Nagano Century Rolls Emanuel Ax (piano), Cleveland Orchestra, conductor Christoph von Dohnanyi


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: Earbox Halle Orchestra

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Preludes to the Afternoon
The third of four recitals given at the Perth
Concert Hall, featuring Preludes and Fugues by Shostakovich. Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch . JuhoPohjonen (piano)
Shostakovich Preludes and Fugues, Op 87: No 5 in D; No 6 in B minor
Mendelssohn Six Preludes and Fugues, Op 35


Presented By: Sara Mohr-Pietsch
Piano: Shostakovich Preludes

: Afternoon Performance

British Symphony Series: Robert Simpson Today's concert includes another symphony by Simpson and a further selection of music recorded at this year's Royal Northern College of Music Brass Festival. Presented by Sandy Burnett. Simpson Symphony No 10
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Vernon Handley


Unknown: Robert Simpson
Presented By: Sandy Burnett.
Conductor: Vernon Handley

: Brian Kay's Light Programme

A selection of light music favourites, including classics by Robert Farnon , Charles Williams , Frederick Curzon and Angela Morley , as well as Montague Phillips 's Four Dances from The Rebel Maid. Presented by Brian Kay.


Unknown: Robert Farnon
Unknown: Charles Williams
Unknown: Frederick Curzon
Unknown: Angela Morley
Unknown: Montague Phillips
Presented By: Brian Kay.

: In Tune

A selection of music, with studio guests and a round-up of news from the arts world. Presented by Sean Rafferty.


Presented By: Sean Rafferty.

: Performance on 3

r Introduced live from the City Halls,
Glasgow, by Petroc Trelawny.
Stephen Kovacevich (piano), BBC Scottish
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Nan Volkov Schoenberg Chamber Symphony No 1, Op 9a (original version)
Mozart Piano Concerto No 24 in C minor, K491
8.25 Twenty Minutes: Music
Vladimir Nabokov 's short story set during a music recital in Berlin. Translated by Dmitri Nabokov , and read by Ben Miles.
8.45 Beethoven Symphony No 6 in F (Pastoral)


Piano: Stephen Kovacevich
Conductor: Nan Volkov
Music: Vladimir Nabokov
Translated By: Dmitri Nabokov
Read By: Ben Miles.

: Night Waves

Isabel Hilton and guests discuss Robert Walpole , the man usually thought of as Britain's first prime minister. In the year in which the country expects to find itself with a new PM, what can Walpole's life reveal about the role? Producer James Cook


Unknown: Isabel Hilton
Unknown: Robert Walpole
Producer: James Cook

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington introduces a late-night selection, including ballet music from Cambodia and traditional music from Latvia, plus choral music and song from Russia.


Introduces: Fiona Talkington

: Composer of the Week: Alban Berg

Sound Secrets: Pandora's Box
5/5. Donald Macleod assesses Berg's final masterpieces.
Hier ist Friede (A Itenberg L ieder)
Jessye Norman (soprano), London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Pierre Boulez Lulu (excerpts)
English National Opera Orchestra, conductor Paul Daniel
Violin Concerto
Daniel Hope , BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Paul Watkins
Repeated from Friday


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Soprano: Jessye Norman
Conductor: Pierre Boulez
Conductor: Paul Daniel
Unknown: Daniel Hope
Conductor: Paul Watkins
Alwa: John Graham-Hall(tenor)
Lulu: Lisa Saffer(soprano)
Manservant: Alan Oke(tenor)
Dr Schon: Robert Hayward(baritone)
Acrobat: Robert Poulton(baritone)
Countess Geschwitz: Susan Parry (mezzo)
Schoolboy: Anna Burford (mezzo)

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe. Tchaikovsky Suite No 1 in D, Op 43
Chausson Poeme, Op 25 with Stefan Milenkovich (violin) Glazunov Ballet music: Raymonda Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Pavel Kogan 2.11 Albeniz Spanish
Suite, Op 47 2.34 Beethoven String Quartet in [flat. Op 127
3.18 Haydn Symphony No 104 in D (London) 3.45 Fodor Piano Sonata in F sharp minor, Op 22 No 2 4.01 Berlioz Rakoczy March (La Damnation de Faust) 4.06 Kodaly A
Song about King Stephen 4.11 Bartok Four Old Hungarian Folksongs 4.16 Vauqhan Williams Norfolk Rhapsody No I in E minor 4.27 Elqar, arr Passmore Salut d'Amour 4.30 Durante Concerto per Quartetto No 3 in E flat 4.41 FSrster Repleta Est Malis 4.52 Telemann Secondo Trietto 5.00 Schmeizer Vesperae Sollennes 5.22 Wllbye Draw On,
Sweet Night 5.27 Bach Lute Partita in C minor, BWV997
5.50 Handel Keyboard Suite No 6 in G minor, HWV439
6.06 Delibes Fantaisie aux Divins Mensonges (Lakmé)
6.12 Guerrero Ojos Claros y Serenos 6.14 Guerrero Prado Verde y Florido 6.20 Faure En Sourdine: Nocturne in F sharp minor, Op 104 6.28 Hindemith Harp Sonata
6.41 Auric, arr Lane Suite: It Always Rains on Sunday
6.56 J Strauss (son) Unter donner und Blitz, Op 234


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Violin: Stefan Milenkovich
Conductor: Pavel Kogan
Unknown: Schmeizer Vesperae Sollennes
Unknown: Delibes Fantaisie
Unknown: Guerrero Ojos Claros

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