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: Rob Cowan

Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Saint-Saens Des Pas dans I'Allee, Op 141 No 1 Monteverdi Choir, conductor John Eliot Gardiner Liszt Mephisto Waltz
Chicago Symphony Orchestra, conductor Fritz Reiner Honegger Pastorale d'Ete - Poeme Symphonique French National Radio Symphony Orchestra conductor Jean Martinon
8.30-10.30: Kodaly Dances of Marosszek
Budapest Festival Orchestra, conductor Ivan Fischer Debussy, arr Constant Suite: Pelleas et Melisande
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Serge Baudo Galuppi Harpsichord Concerto in G Edoardo Farina , I Solisti Veneti

Contributors

Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
Conductor: Fritz Reiner
Conductor: Honegger Pastorale
Conductor: Jean Martinon
Conductor: Ivan Fischer
Conductor: Serge Baudo
Unknown: Edoardo Farina
Unknown: Solisti Veneti

: Classical Collection

With James Jolly.
W Lawes Consort Sett a 5, No 4 in F Hesperion XXI
10.13 Berlioz Symphonie Funebre et Triomphale Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Christoph Eschenbach
10.48 Boulez Messagesquisse Jean-Guihen Oueyras (cello),
Paris Cello Ensemble, conductor Pierre Boulez
10.58 Schubert Gebef , D815
Ruth Ziesak (soprano), Angelika Kirchschlager
(mezzo), Herbert Lippert (tenor), Karl Heinz Lehner (bass), Andras Schiff (piano), Arnold Schoenberg Choir, conductor Erwin Ortner
11.10 John Tavener The Protecting Veil
Yo-Yo Ma (cello), Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, conductor David Zinman

Contributors

Unknown: James Jolly.
Conductor: Christoph Eschenbach
Conductor: Boulez Messagesquisse
Cello: Jean-Guihen Oueyras
Conductor: Pierre Boulez
Conductor: Schubert Gebef
Soprano: Ruth Ziesak
Tenor: Herbert Lippert
Tenor: Karl Heinz Lehner
Bass: Andras Schiff
Conductor: Erwin Ortner
Conductor: John Tavener
Conductor: David Zinman

: Composer of the Week: Faure

5/5. Today, there's bad news as Faure's hearing problems finally force him to quit his post at the Paris Conservatoire, but good news when he's feted at a national celebration of his music. He writes the last in a long-running series of barcarolles for piano, as well as two works in previously untried genres: the Piano Trio, and his final work. the String Quartet. But first. Faure makes what he can of an unexpected, and unwanted peace dividend. C'est la Paix Op 114
Jennifer Smith (soprano), Graham Johnson (piano) Barcarolle in C. Op 116 Kathryn Stott (piano)
Piano Trio in D minor, Op 120 Florestan Trio
String Quartet in E minor, Op 121 Ad Libitum Quartet. Repeated at 8.45pm

Contributors

Soprano: Jennifer Smith
Soprano: Graham Johnson
Piano: Kathryn Stott

: Afternoon on 3

Presented by Louise Fryer
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
4/4. The final concert in this week's celebratory Elgar chamber series given at Manchester's Bridgewater Hall. Martin Roscoe (piano), Sorrel Quartet
Bridge Three Idylls
Elgar In Smyrna; Piano Quintet in A minor, Op 84
2.00 BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Britten Four Sea Interludes (Peter Grimes , Op 33a) Bartok Piano Concerto No 3
Llyr Williams (piano)
Shostakovich Symphony No 10 Conductor Thierry Fischer
4.00 The Making of Music
5/30. Renaissance. Performances of the music James Naughtie mentions in his Radio 4 series connecting historical events and their effect on the course of classical music. Including the Missa
Hercules dux Ferrariae written by Josquin des Prez to immortalise his patron the Duke of Ferrara.

Contributors

Presented By: Louise Fryer
Piano: Martin Roscoe
Unknown: Peter Grimes
Conductor: Thierry Fischer
Music: James Naughtie

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents an edition live from the City Halls in Glasgow. The BBC Scottish
Symphony Orchestra, under its associate guest conductor Stefan Solyom , performs a selection of orchestral pieces, including Berlioz's overture
Roman Carnival and Strauss's Der Rosenkavalier
Suite. Featuring young British violinist Jennifer Pike.

Contributors

Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Conductor: Stefan Solyom
Violinist: Jennifer Pike.

: Performance on 3

Tom Service introduces a recital by French pianist
Pierre-Laurent Aimard given last month at London's Barbican Hall. Aimard worked closely with Gyorgy Ligeti from the mid-1980s until the Hungarian composer's death a year ago, and the result was a collection of Etudes, several of which are dedicated to Aimard. They are widely considered to be among the great piano works of the late 20th century. In this concert, a selection are interwoven with studies by other composers who influenced Ligeti. Schumann Etudes Symphoniques
Debussy Etude No 1 (Pour les cinq doigts) Liqeti Etude No 7
Chopin Etude in F minor, Op 25 No 2
Liqeti Etude No 3 (Touches Bloquees)
Rachmaninov Etude-Tableau in E flat minor, Op.33 No 6 Liqeti Etude No 6
Chopin Etude Posthume No 1 in F minor Ligeti Etude No 11 (En Suspens)
Liszt Etude d'apres Paganini (La Chasse) Ligeti Etude No 4 (Fanfares)
Messiaen Etude de Rhythme No 1 (He de Feu) Ligeti Etude No 13 (L'escalier du Diable)

Contributors

Pianist: Pierre-Laurent Aimard
Unknown: Gyorgy Ligeti
Unknown: Rachmaninov Etude-Tableau

: Composer of the Week: Faure

Repeated from 12 noon

: The Verb

Ian McMillan presents a late-night showcase of new writing, performance and global literature.

Contributors

Presenter: Ian McMillan

: Jazz Library

To coincide with World Routes's visit to Cuba,
Alyn Shipton focuses on the essential examples of Cuban jazz for any collection. Starting with the Afro-Cuban experiments of Dizzy Gillespie with Chano Pozo in the 1940s, and Charlie Parker 's later work with Chico O'Farrill , Alyn is joined by trumpeter Arturo Sandoval , founder member of Irakere, to survey more recent discs. Producers Simon Poole and Alyn Shipton EMAIL: Jazzlibrary@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Alyn Shipton
Unknown: Dizzy Gillespie
Unknown: Chano Pozo
Unknown: Charlie Parker
Unknown: Chico O'Farrill
Unknown: Arturo Sandoval
Producers: Simon Poole
Producers: Alyn Shipton

: Jazz on 3

Freedom of the City Special
Jez Nelson presents a selection from sets recorded at this year's Freedom of the City free improvisation festival in London, held over the first weekend of May. The event celebrates London's status as one of the leading centres of free improvisation worldwide, and boasts three of the scene's foremost names as curators Evan Parker , Eddie Prevost and Martin Davidson. Producer Robert Abel

Contributors

Unknown: Jez Nelson
Unknown: Evan Parker
Unknown: Eddie Prevost
Unknown: Martin Davidson.
Producer: Robert Abel

: Through the Night

Presented by Susan Sharpe. Mahler Das Lied von der Erde
Randi Stene (mezzo), Gwyn Hughes Jones (tenor), Trondheim Symphony Orchestra, conductor Eivind Aadland
2.03 Stravinsky Divertimento
2.24 BoTefdieu Harp Concerto in C
2.46 Debussy Etudes: Book 2
3.12 Poulenc Concert Champetre for harpsichord and orchestra 3.38 Strauss Ein Heldenleben Op 40
4.24 Couperin Douzième Concert a deux violes
4.33 Graeme Koehne Divertissement: Trois Pièces
Bourgeoises 4.46 Glazunov Saxophone Concerto in E flat Op 109 5.00 Telemann Cantana Unschuld und ein gut
Gewissen, TWV1 1440 5.12 Beethoven 32 Piano Variations in C minor, WoOBO 5.24 Rimsky-Korsakov Concerto in B flat for Trombone and Military Band 5.36 Pavel Merku Astrazioni, Op 23 5.48 Handel Concerto Grosso in A, Op 6 No 116.06 Dvorak String Quartet in A flat, Op 105
6.38 Bach Suite No I in C, BWV1066

Contributors

Presented By: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Randi Stene
Tenor: Gwyn Hughes Jones
Conductor: Eivind Aadland








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