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: Alexandra Wilson

Music includes:
7.00-8.00: G Gabriell Jubilate Deo Debussy D'un Cahier d'Esquisses
8.00-9.00: Donizetti Povero Ernesto ! Cerchero Lontana Terra (Don Pasquale ) Haydn Symphony No 27 in G
Forfull 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 IAA

Contributors

Unknown: Donizetti Povero Ernesto
Unknown: Don Pasquale

: CD Review

Presented by Andrew McGregor.
9.30 Building a Library Martin Cotton explores available recordings of Mozart's Quintet in E flat for piano and wind, K452.
10.45 Chris de Souza reviews new recordings of Schumann symphonies in their original versions, Schumann's own revised versions, and the orchestrations by Mahler.
11.15 Natalie Dessay, the actress-singer, talks about her numerous recordings, which range from Baroque to Strauss and Stravinsky.
11.45 Disc of the Week: Saint-Saëns Symphony No 3 in C minor (Organ) Olivier Latry (organ), Philadelphia Orchestra, conductor Christoph Eschenbach
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

Presented By: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: Natalie Dessay
Conductor: Christoph Eschenbach

: Music Matters

In a special edition of the programme, Petroc
Trelawny heads to the British Library for the first ever three-day conference devoted to the Henry Wood Promenade Concerts. Producer Jeremy Evans RT DIRECT: Order the BBC Proms Guide 2007 for just E5.00 (RRP E6.00) plus E2.45 p&p. Call [number removed] (land-line calls cost a maximum of 8p per min) or send a cheque payable to
BBC Shop to: [address removed], or visit www.bbcshop.com and enter code [number removed] at the checkout

Contributors

Producer: Jeremy Evans

: The Early Music Show

Israel in Egypt. Catherine Bott explores the more unusual characteristics of Handel's oratorio Israel in Egypt. Producer Rebecca Bean

Contributors

Producer: Rebecca Bean

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another chance to hear Monday's recital from London's Wigmore Hall. Introduced by Stephanie Hughes.
Christopher Maltman (baritone), Julius Drake (piano) Schubert Schwanengesang, D957 (excerpts)
Hahn A Chloris
Emil Paladilhe Psychi
Debussy Le Promenoir des Deux Amants Poulenc Chansons Gaillardes

Contributors

Introduced By: Stephanie Hughes.
Piano: Julius Drake
Unknown: Debussy Le Promenoir

: World Routes

Lucy Duran talks to Belizean musician Andy Palacio , who performs live excerpts from his album Watina, a collaboration by musicians from the Garifuna communities of Belize, Honduras and Guatemala. Producer Olwen Fisher

Contributors

Talks: Lucy Duran
Musician: Andy Palacio
Producer: Olwen Fisher

: Jazz Line-Up

Claire Martin presents a selection of new jazz releases and a round-up of the UK jazz scene.

Contributors

Unknown: Claire Martin

: Jazz Record Requests

Geoffrey Smith introduces a programme of listeners' requests.
ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA
Fax: [number removed] email: jazz.record.requestsi5bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Introduces: Geoffrey Smith

: Jazz File

Concerts That Changed Jazz
1/4. From Spiritual to Swing. In 1938 at
Carnegie Hall, New York, John Hammond presented the first jazz concert given in a prestigious concert venue, thus moving the music out of the speakeasy and blazing a trail for the Jazz at the Phil and Ellington Carnegie Hall concerts. It was also the first to acknowledge the importance of the black history of jazz and one of the first to feature black and white performers on the same stage, at that time a very radical move. And it was one of the first to be recorded. John Fordham introduces a guide to some of the most important jazz concerts. Producer Dave Batchelor

Contributors

Unknown: John Hammond
Introduces: John Fordham
Producer: Dave Batchelor

: Opera on 3: Live from the Met

Il Trittico
Puccini's II Trittico, three one-act operas written to be performed together in a single evening: the sinister Il Tabarro, the tragic Suor Angelica set in a convent, and the comic Gianni Schicchi, whose scheming protagonist tricks a family out of their inheritance. Presented by Margaret Juntwait.
Il Tabarro

7.25 Twenty Minutes The Heart of Saturday Night
Shena Mackay's story of campus life, about a put-upon poet struggling with his verse, his girlfriend and an ill-advised crush. Read by David Thorpe.

7.45 Suor Angelica

8.55 The Met Opera Quiz
Send questions to Met Opera Quiz, [address removed], or via [web address removed].

9.25 Gianni Schicchi
Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor James Levine
RT DIRECT: Puccini's Il Trittico (3 CDs), with Soloists and the LSO and Philharmonia conducted by Antonio Pappano , is available for £23.00 including p&p. To order please send a cheque, payable to Selections to: [address removed], or call the orderline on [number removed] (national rate), or visit [web address removed] Quote ref [number removed]. UK delivery only

Contributors

Unknown: Suor Angelica
Unknown: Gianni Schicchi
Presented By: Margaret Juntwait.
Unknown: Shena MacKay
Read By: David Thorpe.
Conductor: James Levine
Conducted By: Antonio Pappano
Michele: Juan Pons (baritone)
Giorgetta: Maria Guleqhlna (soprano)
Luigi: Salvatore Licitra (tenor)
Suor Angelica: Barbara Frlttoll (soprano)
La Zia Principessa: Stephanie Blyth (mezzo)
Suor Genovieffa: Heidi Grant Murphy (soprano)
Gianni Schicchi: Alessandro Corbelll (baritone)
Lauretta: Oiqa Myktenko (soprano)
Rinuccio: Massimo Giordano (tenor)

: Hear and Now

Tom Service presents a concert of works by British composers, including a tribute to George Grove by Michael Zev Gordon.
Nicolas Hodges (piano), BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Zsolt Nagy
Michael Zev Gordon Plain Hunting
Rupert Bawden Two Studies for orchestra
Alwynne Pritchard Map of the Moon: Concerto for piano and orchestra (first broadcast)
Alexander Goehr Symphony in One Movement, Op 29

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Zev Gordon.
Piano: Nicolas Hodges
Conductor: Zsolt Nagy
Conductor: Michael Zev Gordon
Unknown: Rupert Bawden
Unknown: Alexander Goehr Symphony

: The Early Music Show

Mr and Mrs Hasse. A profile of German-born composer Johann Adolf Hasse , who married the celebrated mezzo Faustina Bordoni.

Contributors

Unknown: Mrs Hasse.
Unknown: Johann Adolf Hasse
Unknown: Faustina Bordoni.

: Through the Night

Presented by Susan Sharpe. Mahler Symphony No 5 Minnesota Orchestra, conductor Osmo Vanska
2.14 Schlckhardt Flute Concerto in G minor
2.30 Tormis St John's Day Songs 2.48 Alkan Piano
Concerto 3.39 Shostakovlch String Quartet No 8, Op 110
4.01 A Gabriell Aria della Battaglia a 8 4.11 Poulenc
Sonata for two pianos 4.34 Leslie Pearson Dance Suite after Arbeau 4.43 Hlndemlth Trauermusik 4.51 Schubert Die Forelle, D550; Nacht und Traume, D827; Der Musensohn, D764 5.00 Durante Concerto per Quartetto No 6 in A minor
5.10 Beethoven Overture: Coriolan 5.19 Haydn
Divertimento in C, H IV 15.28 Monluszko Polonaise (The Countess) 5.33 Lutoslawskl Dance Preludes 5.43 Barber Adagio, Op 115.53 Duruf Requiem, Op 9 6.35 Fritz Violin Sonata, Op 2 No 4 6.47 Frlgyes Hldas Adagio

Contributors

Presented By: Susan Sharpe.
Pianos: Leslie Pearson
Unknown: Hlndemlth Trauermusik
Unknown: Monluszko Polonaise








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