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: Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Mozart PorgiAmor (Marriage of Figaro) Barbara Frittoli (soprano), Scottish
Chamber Orchestra, conductor Charles Mackerras Copland Buckaroo Holiday (Rodeo) San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, conductor Michael Tilson Thomas
8.00-9.00: Ponce
Estrellita Vadim Repin (violin), Alexander Markovitch (piano) CPE Bach Symphony in D, Wql83 No 1
The English Concert, director Andrew Manze
For full details visit www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/breakfast on the day of transmission PHONE: [number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) email: 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk Address: Breakfast, BBC Radio 3. Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA

Contributors

Soprano: Barbara Frittoli
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas
Violin: Estrellita Vadim Repin
Violin: Alexander Markovitch
Director: Andrew Manze

: CD Review

With Andrew McGregor.
9.30 Building a Library Graham Sadler compares the available recordings of Charpentier's Te Deum.
11.00 Christopher Wintle reviews three live recordings of Wagner's Die Walkure - from recent Ring cycles in Australia and Holland, and Joseph Keilberth 's newly released 1955 Bayreuth Festival recording.
11.45 Disc of the Week: Handel Concerti Grossi, Op 3 Academy of Ancient Music, director Richard Egarr
www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview PHONE: [number removed].
(calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) email: cdreview@bbc.co.uk Text: [number removed] (standard rate) Disc details are posted on the website and on CEEFAX. BBC1, page 651.

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: Graham Sadler
Unknown: Te Deum.
Unknown: Christopher Wintle
Unknown: Joseph Keilberth
Unknown: Handel Concerti Grossi
Director: Richard Egarr

: Music Matters

Tom Service talks to the Handel scholar
Winton Dean about his in-depth study of Handel's last 20 operas, and investigates the challenge of staging and performing Handel's operas in the world's great opera houses.

Contributors

Unknown: Winton Dean

: The Early Music Show

The Mastersingers of Nuremberg
Lucie Skeaping looks back on the life and music of the real Hans Sachs and his fellow
Mastersingers in 16th-century Germany. Producer Chris Wines
See also 5.00pm for a performance of Wagner's Die
Meistersinger von Nurnberq live from the Met. New York

Contributors

Unknown: Hans Sachs

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another chance to hear a recital by Radio 3 New Generation Artist Sharon Bezaly. Introduced from London's Wigmore Hall by Verity Sharp. Sharon Bezaly (flute), Love Derwinger (piano) Doppler Fantaisie Pastorale Hongroise , Op 26
Bach Sarabande (Flute Partita in A minor, BWV1013) Kalevi Aho Solo III (2nd mvt) Faure Fantaisie , Op 79
Prokofiev Flute Sonata, Op 94 Repeated from Monday

Contributors

Artist: Sharon Bezaly.
Unknown: Verity Sharp.
Flute: Sharon Bezaly
Unknown: Fantaisie Pastorale Hongroise
Flute: Bach Sarabande
Unknown: Kalevi Aho
Unknown: Faure Fantaisie

: World Routes

Highlights from Half the World, a series of concerts held at London's Pizza on the Park, featuring performances by Chinese gucheng and pipa player Liu Fang and the Swedish-
Senegalese duo of Ellika and Solo. Presented by Lucy Duran. Producer Felix Carey

Contributors

Unknown: Liu Fang
Presented By: Lucy Duran.
Producer: Felix Carey

: Jazz Line-Up

A live show from the Lemon Tree, Aberdeen, as part of this year's Aberdeen Jazz Festival, presented by Julian Joseph. He is joined by Radio 3 New Generation Artist Gwilym Simcock and his quintet, featuring saxophonist Stan Sulzmann and guitarist John Parricelli. Producer Keith Loxam

Contributors

Presented By: Julian Joseph.
Artist: Gwilym SimcOck
Unknown: Stan Sulzmann
Guitarist: John Parricelli.
Producer: Keith Loxam

: Opera on 3: Live from the Met

Die Meistersinger von Nurnberq
The only comedy among Wagner's mature operas, the story takes place in 16th-century Buremburg. The plot centres on the singing competition of the reaHife guild of Master Singers, an association of amateur poets and musicians. Eva, the daughter of one of the Master Singers, will be betrothed to the winner of the competition. Can the young knight Walther win her hand despite breaking the Master Singers' rules? Perhaps he can; but he will need the help of cobbler-poet Hans Sachs , who foils the attempts of the other contender, the arch-pedant Beckmesser.
Act1
Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor James Levine
6.30 Twenty Minutes: Beyond the Gilded Stage 2/6. From Napoleon to the 1848 Revolutions Author Daniel Snowman explores the social history of opera.
6.50 Act 2
8.10 Met Opera Quiz
Opera buffs pit their wits against teasers sent in by listeners.
Send questions to Met Opera Quiz. 30 Lincoln Center, New York, New York 10023 or via www.bbc.co.uk/radio3
8.45 Act 3
RT DIRECT: Wagner's Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg
(4 CDs), with Elisabeth Schwarzkopf , Hans Hopf , Erich Kunz , Otto Edelmann and the Bayreuth Festival Chorus and Orchestra conducted by Herbert von Karajan , is available for E18.99 including p&p. To order please send a cheque, payable to Selections to: [address removed], or call the orderline on 0[number removed]25 (national rate), or visit www.selections.com/rtdirect Quote ref [number removed]. UK delivery only

Contributors

Unknown: Hans Sachs
Conductor: James Levine
Unknown: Daniel Snowman
Unknown: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
Unknown: Hans Hopf
Unknown: Erich Kunz
Unknown: Otto Edelmann
Conducted By: Herbert von Karajan
Eva: Hel-Kyung Hong (soprano)
Magdalena: Maria Zifchak(soprano)
Walther: Johan Botha(tenor)
David: Matthew Polenzani(tenor)
Hans Sachs: James Morris(bass-Baritone)
Beckmesser: Hans-Joachim Ketelsen(baritone)
Pogner: Yevgeny Nikitin (bass-Baritone)

: Hear and Now

Out of Manchester
2/2. New music from Psappha and the BBC
Philharmonic. Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch . Mark-Anthony Turnaqe Silent Cities
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Clark Rundell Simon Mawhinney Bar Code II Psappha
Jonathan Cole Temporale Distante (Penumbra II) BBC Philharmonic, conductor Clark Rundell Gordon McPherson Maps and Diagrams of Our Pain Psappha
Mark-Anthony Turnaqe Drowned Out
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Clark Rundell

Contributors

Presented By: Sara Mohr-Pietsch
Conductor: Clark Rundell
Conductor: Simon Mawhinney
Conductor: Clark Rundell
Conductor: Gordon McPherson Maps
Conductor: Clark Rundell

: Stuart MacRae

Ancrene Wisse
Julie Moffat (soprano), RSAMD Chamber Chorus, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Martyn Brabbins

Contributors

Unknown: Ancrene Wisse
Soprano: Julie Moffat
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins

: Through the Night

With John Shea.
Mozart Violin Concertos: No I in B flat, K207; No 2 in D, K211; No 5 in A, K219; Rondo (No 3 in G, K218)
Gil Shaham , Danish National Symphony Orchestra
2.21 Brahms Piano Quartet No 3 in C minor, Op 60
2.52 Elgar Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma)
3.25 La Rue Missa Sancto Job
4.01 Chopin Scherzo No 4 in E, Op 54
4.11 Sibelius Valse Triste
4.17 J Strauss (son) Waltz: Wein, Weib und Gesang, Op 333
4.28 Enescu Concert Piece
437 Mozart 12 Variations on Ah, Vous Dirai-Je , Maman, K265
4.48 Borodin Polovtsian Dances (Prince Igor)
5.00 Auber Overture: Le Cheval de Bronze
5.08 Monteverdi Magnificat (Vespro della Beata Vergine)
5.24 Corelli Sonata a Quattro in G minor
5.31 Chopin Polonaise in F sharp minor, Op 44
5.41 Elgar Serenade for Strings
5.53 Poulenc Organ Concerto
6.16 Avlson Concerto Grosso No 4 in A minor
6.29 Francaix 11 Variations on a theme by Haydn
6.42 Bach Violin Concerto in E, BWV1042

Contributors

Unknown: John Shea.
Unknown: Gil Shaham
Unknown: Sibelius Valse Triste
Unknown: Vous Dirai-Je
Unknown: Corelli Sonata
Unknown: Chopin Polonaise








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