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: Rob Cowan

Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Bach Prelude and Fugue in G, BWV541 Laubin Brass Ensemble Hubay The Waters of Maros, Op 18 (Scenes de la Csárdá, No 3)
Hagai Shaham (violin), Arnon Erez (piano) Anon Folia ; Ciaccona L'Arpeggiata, director Christime Pluhar
8.30-10.00: Josef Strauss Waltz : Music of the Spheres, Op 235 Vienna PO, conductor Rudolf Kempe Lassus 0 Mors Quam Amara Est Pro Cantione Antiqua
Rimsky-Korsakov Marriage Feast and Lamentable End of King Dodon (Le Coq d'Or) LSO, conductor Antal Dorati

Contributors

Violin: Hagai Shaham
Violin: Arnon Erez
Piano: Anon Folia
Director: Christime Pluhar
Director: Josef Strauss Waltz
Conductor: Rudolf Kempe Lassus
Conductor: Antal Dorati

: Classical Collection

With Sarah Walker.
Wagner Overture: The Flying Dutchman
London Classical Players/Roger Norrington
10.11 Boulanger Faust et
Helene Lynne Dawson (soprano), Ann Murray (mezzo), Bonaventura Bottone (tenor), Jason Howard (bass), City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus,
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
10.43 Mendelssohn Piano Concerto No 2 in D minor Murray Perahia , Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner
11.08 Corelli Sonata in D minor, Op 5 No 12
Elizabeth Wallfisch (violin), Richard Boothby (cello), Robert Woolley (harpsichord)
11.20 Elgar Variations on an Original Theme, Op 36 (Enigma)
BBC SO, conductor Leonard Bernstein

Contributors

Unknown: Sarah Walker.
Unknown: Boulanger Faust
Soprano: Helene Lynne Dawson
Soprano: Ann Murray
Tenor: Bonaventura Bottone
Tenor: Jason Howard
Unknown: Murray Perahia
Conductor: Neville Marriner
Violin: Elizabeth Wallfisch
Violin: Richard Boothby
Harpsichord: Robert Woolley
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein

: Composers of the Week: Gustav and Imogen Holst

3/5. Donald Macleod introduces music from two of Holst's little-known operas - a Shakespeare-inspired romp and ballet music from a comic opera.
Gustav Holst Ballet music: The Perfect Fool LSO, conductor Andre Previn Fugal Concerto
Richard Adeney (flute),
Peter Graeme (oboe), English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Imogen Holst
At the Boar's Head (excerpt)
Royal Liverpool PO, conductor David Atherton
Egdon Heath LPO, conductor Adrian Boult
March (A Moorside Suite) BMC Band, Oxford, conductor Imogen Holst
(Repeated at 8.45pm)

Contributors

Presenter: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: Andre Previn
Flautist: Richard Adeney
Oboeist: Peter Graeme
Conductor: Imogen Holst
Conductor: David Atherton
Conductor: Adrian Boult
Conductor: Imogen Holst
Pistol: David Wilson-Johnson (bass Baritone)
Falstaff: John Tomlinson (bass)
Mistress Quickly: Elise Ross (soprano)
Doll Tearsheet: Felicity Palmer (mezzo)
Bardolph: Richard Suart (bass)

: Afternoon on 3

Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
Britten Sinfonia at Lunch
2/4. Featuring arrangements of two number from Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier, Bk 1. Presented by Penny Gore .
Sarah O'Flynn (flute), Joy Farrell (clarinet), Nicholas Daniel (oboe), Jacqueline Shave (violin), Martin Outram (viola), Caroline Dearnley (cello), Maggie Cole (harpsichord), Owen Gunnell (percussion)
Bach, arr Maxwell-Davies Prelude and Fugue in C sharp minor, BWV849
Tansy Davies Contraband (first performance) Stravinsky Elegy
Bach, arr Maxwell-Davies Prelude and Fugue in C sharp, BWV848 (Well-Tempered Clavier, Bk No 4) Manuel de Falla Concerto for harpsichord and five instruments
2.00 Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Today's music from the Musica Viva series is by Wilhelm Killmayer. Presented by Penny Gore . Verdi Requiem
Tamar Iveri (soprano), Yvonne Naef (mezzo),
Piotr Beczala (tenor), Alexander Vinogradov (bass), Bavarian Radio Chorus, conductor Mariss Jansons Strauss Tod und Verklarung Conductor Riccardo Muti
Wilhelm Killmayer Dithyramben Conductor Christoph Poppen Sibelius Symphony No 2
Conductor Mariss Jansons

Contributors

Presented By: Penny Gore
Clarinet: Nicholas Daniel
Oboe: Jacqueline Shave
Violin: Martin Outram
Viola: Caroline Dearnley
Harpsichord: Owen Gunnell
Unknown: Stravinsky Elegy
Unknown: Musica Viva
Unknown: Wilhelm Killmayer.
Presented By: Penny Gore
Soprano: Tamar Iveri
Soprano: Yvonne Naef
Tenor: Piotr Beczala
Tenor: Alexander Vinogradov
Conductor: Mariss Jansons
Conductor: Strauss Tod
Conductor: Riccardo Muti
Conductor: Wilhelm Killmayer Dithyramben
Conductor: Christoph Poppen
Conductor: Mariss Jansons

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents music and arts news.

Contributors

Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

The first of three concerts featuring all of Beethoven's Violin Sonatas, given earlier this month at London's Wigmore Hall. The next performance is tomorrow.
Presented by Martin Handley. Christian Tetzlaff (violin),
Alexander Lonquich (piano)
Beethoven Violin Sonatas, Op 12: No 1 in D; No 2 in A; No 3 in E flat;
Violin Sonata Op 23 in A minor

Contributors

Presented By: Martin Handley.
Piano: Alexander Lonquich

: Composers of the Week:Gustav and Imogen Hoist

Repeated from 12 noon

: Night Waves

Isabel Hilton talks to Florian Henckel von
Donnersmarck, director of The Lives of Others, winner of this year's Oscar for Best Foreign
Language Film. Set in the German Democratic Republic, the film portrays a Kafkaesque world where the secret police, the Stasi, infiltrate every aspect of people's lives. Whereas some recent films about life in the Communist East have been touched with nostalgia, The Lives of Others creates a nightmare of surveillance. Plus reflections on the work of writer Primo Levi, 20 years after his death. Producer Kirsty Pope

Contributors

Talks: Isabel Hilton
Producer: Kirsty Pope

: Artist Focus

Featured artist Murray Perahia begins tonight's programme with a performance of Mozart's Piano Concerto No 3 in D, K40. Presented by Martin Handley.

Contributors

Artist: Murray Perahia
Presented By: Martin Handley.

: The Essay

New Nature Writing - Four Talks for Spring
3/4. Kathleen Jamie watches a black grouse lek in Scotland. This strange display of the males in front of watching females takes place on a heather moor at dawn in early spring, as the first curlews call and stags gather in a secluded glen.

Contributors

Unknown: Kathleen Jamie

: Late Junction

Samir Joubran performs on the Arabic oud,
Vishwa Mohan Bhatt plays the Indian slide guitar and L'Arpeggiata recount the experiences of Jesuit missionaries. Introduced by Fiona Talkington.

Contributors

Unknown: Samir Joubran
Unknown: Vishwa Mohan Bhatt
Introduced By: Fiona Talkington.

: Through the Night

With John Shea. Organ music from Netherlands Radio. Merkel Fantasie No 3 in D minor, Op 176 Jaap Zwart Jr Mendelssohn Organ Sonata in D, Op 65 No 5 Hesse
Fantasie in F minor Erwin Wiersinga Rinck Floten-Concert in F, Op 55 No 8 Dick Sanderman 1.47 Handel, arr Steele-Perkins Three Airs from Vauxhall Gardens, HWV 349
1.59 Rimsky-Korsakov Le Coq d'Or 4.00 Haydn Piano Sonata in C minor, H XVI 20 4.15 Godfrey Ridout Fall Fair
4.24 Dubois Flute Quartet 4.32 Noskowski A Hut out of the Village (excerpts) 4.45 Leclair Allegro (Violin Concerto in F, Op 10 No 4) 4.53 Gorczycki Illuxit Sol 5.00 Benolt
Overture: Charlotte Corday 5.10 Brahms Abenstandchen , Op 42 No 15.13 Matz Ballade 5.21 Neruda Concerto in E flat (1st mvmt) 5.27 Wassenaer Concerto Armonico No 5 in B flat
5.38 Cavalli Lauda Jerusalem (Musiche Sacrae) 5.47 Nibelle Carillon Orleannais 5.53 Bella Solemn Overture in E flat
6.00 Zarebski Piano Quintet in G minor, Op 34 6.36 Abel Symphony in D, Op 10 No 5 6.45 Sweelinck Psalm 110
6.53 Rlmsky-Korsakov, transcr Rachmanlnov The Flight of the Bumble-Bee 6.54 Mendelssohn, arr
Rachmaninov Scherzo (A Midsummer Night's Dream)

Contributors

Unknown: John Shea.
Unknown: Dick Sanderman
Unknown: Rimsky-Korsakov Le Coq
Unknown: Godfrey Ridout
Violin: Leclair Allegro
Unknown: Gorczycki Illuxit Sol
Unknown: Brahms Abenstandchen
Unknown: Matz Ballade
Unknown: Abel Symphony








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