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: Rob Cowan

Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Bach, arr Bantock Sleepers Awake (6 Schubler Chorales, BWV645: No 1 Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme) New Symphony Orchestra of London, conductor Raymond Agoult Weelkes Gloria in Excelsis Deo
Choir of King's College, Cambridge, director David Willcocks
Satie, orch Poulenc Cnossienne No 3; Le Piccadilly Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse, conductor Michel Plasson
8.30-10.00: Heinichen Concerto in F
Musica Antiqua Köln, director Reinhard Goebel Weiss Passacaille in D Goran Sollscher (guitar) Coates The Three Bears Phantasy New Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Adrian Boult


Conductor: Raymond Agoult
Conductor: Weelkes Gloria
Director: David Willcocks
Conductor: Michel Plasson
Director: Reinhard Goebel
Director: Weiss Passacaille
Conductor: Adrian Boult

: Classical Collection

With Sarah Walker.
Krommer Octet Partita in F Op 57 Budapest Wind Ensemble, director Kalman Berkes (clarinet)
10.19 Prokofiev Sinfonietta Scottish National Orchestra, conductor Neeme Jarvi
10.41 Webern Five Movements, Op 5: Nos and 2 LaSalle Quartet
Nos 3 and 4 Juilliard Quartet No 5 Alban Berg Quartet
10.54 Elgar Violin Concerto in B minor
Nigel Kennedy , London Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Vernon Handley
11.50 White So We'll Go No More A-Roving Lutyens As I Walked Out One Evening Anthony Rolfe Johnson (tenor), Graham Johnson (piano)


Unknown: Sarah Walker.
Clarinet: Kalman Berkes
Unknown: Alban Berg
Unknown: Nigel Kennedy
Conductor: Vernon Handley
Tenor: Anthony Rolfe Johnson
Piano: Graham Johnson

: Composer of the Week: Janacek

2/5. As the composer wrestled with completing his opera Jenufa, he reached a watershed point in his career and began drawing directly on his own experiences to bind his life to his music. Donald Macleod and John Tyrrell explore Janacek's autobiographical pieces.
KantorHalfar Moravian Teachers' Choir, conductor Lubomir Mati
Jenufa (Act 2: excerpt)
Vienna PO, conductor Charles Mackerras Adagio (Amarus) Vaclav Zitek (baritone), Czech PO, conductor Charles Mackerras
The Madonna of Frydek (On an Overgrown Path, Bk 1) Andras Schiff (piano)
Sinfonietta Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Claudio Abbado Repeated at 8.45pm


Music: Donald MacLeod
Music: John Tyrrell
Conductor: Lubomir Mati
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Baritone: Vaclav Zitek
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Piano: Andras Schiff
Conductor: Claudio Abbado
Kostelnicka: Eva Randova (mezzo)
Jenufa: Elisabeth Soderstrom (soprano)

: Afternoon on 3

Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
Another chance to hear this recital, the first of three-weeks of concerts recorded in the Queen's Hall, Edinburgh, during last year's International Festival.
Jonas Kaufmann (tenor), Helmut Deutsch (piano) Schubert Die Burgschaft, D246
Bartok Four Slovakian Folk Songs, Sz70
Britten Seven Sonnets of Michelangelo, Op 22 Strauss VierLieder , Op 27
2.00 The Coronation of Poppea Fiona Talkington presents a performance of Monteverdi's opera, recorded last September at the Grand Theatre, Geneva.
Grand Theatre Barogue Ensemble, Geneva, director Attilio Cremonesi


Tenor: Jonas Kaufmann
Tenor: Helmut Deutsch
Unknown: Strauss Vierlieder
Unknown: Poppea Fiona Talkington
Director: Attilio Cremonesi
Fortune/Drusilla: Martina Jankova (soprano)
Virtue/Octavia: Marie-Claude Chappuis (soprano)
Amore/Valet: Amel Brahim-Dhjelloul (soprano)
Poppea: Maya Booq (soprano)
Nero: Koble Van Rensburg (tenor)
Otho: Christophe Dumaux (countertenor)
Seneca: Carlo Leopore (bass)
Nutrice: Julie Girardi (mezzo)
Arnalta: Jean-Paul Fouchecourt (tenor)
Damigella: Valerie MacCarthy (soprano)
Lucano Emiliano: Gonzalez Toro (tenor)
Lictor: Lulql de Donato (bass)

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music, with studio guests and news from the arts world.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Petroc Trelawny presents a concert with a nostalgic theme, opening with Ravel's reflections on an Infanta's death, then Barber's setting of James Agee 's childhood memories, and Copland's lonely urban trumpeter. The evening ends with Ravel's tribute to friends lost in the Great War. Carolyn Sampson (soprano), Britten Sinfonia , conductor Andre de Ridder
Ravel Pavane pour une Infante Defunte Debussy Deux Danses
Barber Knoxville - Summer of 1915 Copland Quiet City FaWa Psyche
Stravinsky Trois Petites Chansons Ravel Le Tombeau de Couperin


Unknown: James Agee
Soprano: Carolyn Sampson
Soprano: Britten Sinfonia

: Composer of the Week: Janacek

Repeated from 12 noon

: Night Waves

Philip Dodd and his guests explore the idea that politeness is a kind of social bond, which we need to return to make our world work more effectively. And Dodd talks to the author of a new biography of the poet Cecil Day Lewis , one of the leading writers of the 1930s, who went on to become poet laureate in the late 1960s. Producer Phil Tinline


Unknown: Philip Dodd
Unknown: Cecil Day Lewis
Producer: Phil Tinline

: Artist Focus

Petroc Trelawny presents a sequence of music with a featured artist leading the way. Violinist Vadim Repin begins tonight's programme with Chausson's Poeme for violin and orchestra.


Violinist: Vadim Repin

: The Essay

Lingua Franca 2
2/4. Splendid Isolation. To Europeans brought up in any of the big mainland countries of the continent, finding themselves in Budapest, Helsinki, or perhaps Bilbao is disorientating: nothing seems to makes sense. Michael Rosen explores the so-called Finno-Ugric languages and the unique qualities of Basque.


Unknown: Michael Rosen

: Late Junction

Verity Sharp introduces music by Scottish folk group Lau, electronic composer Andrew Pekler , and a Malian trio led by kora player Ballake Sissoko.


Introduces: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Andrew Pekler
Unknown: Ballake Sissoko.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. G Gabriell Intrada: Andante in Tronfo; Suonata con le Trombe; Magno Salutis Gaudio in Ecclesiis (Domenica Palmarum); Sabbato in Albis ad Cenam Agni Providi; Aurora Lucis Ruilat ; Ascentionis Domini ; Festum
Nunc Celebre; Jubilate Deo Omnis Terra; Organ Intermezzo; Canzon Duodecimi Toni : Canzon a 8 Voci in Due Cori e in Echo; Aeterne Rex Altissime; Plaudite, Psallite; Organ Intermezzo; Canzon Settima a Sette Voci;Jam Christus Astra Ascenderat; Regina Coeli Laetare , Alleluia; Organ Intermezzo; Canzon Ottava; Beata Nobis Caudia; Omnes Gentes, Plaudite Manibus Namur Chamber Chorus, La Fenice, director Jean Tubery
2.11 Hoist Suite: The Planets 3.03 Ravel Miroirs
3.33 Bach Cantata No 147: Herz und Mund und Tat und
Leben 4.04 Haydn Symphony No 27 in G 4.16 Schumann Drei Fantasiestucke , Op 73 4.27 Sibelius Luonnotar
4-36 Chopin Preludes. Op 28 Nos 1-5 4.43 Faure Elegie , Op 24 4.51 Geminiani Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op 3 No
5.00 Alablev Overture in F minor 5.12 Martinu Clarinet Sonata 5.23 Biber Sonata Violino Solo Representiva
5.34 Franck Prelude , Fugue and Variation in B minor, Op 18
5.46 Part Magnificat 5.53 Weber Symphony No I in C
6.18 Roussel Piano Trio in E flat, Op 2
6.47 Dukas The Sorcerer's Apprentice


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Magno Salutis Gaudio
Unknown: Cenam Agni
Unknown: Aurora Lucis Ruilat
Unknown: Ascentionis Domini
Unknown: Canzon Duodecimi Toni
Unknown: Regina Coeli Laetare
Director: Jean Tubery
Unknown: Schumann Drei Fantasiestucke
Unknown: Sibelius Luonnotar
Unknown: Faure Elegie
Unknown: Franck Prelude

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