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: Rob Cowan

Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Glinka Overture: Russian and Ludmilla Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, conductor David Zinman
Sacchini Overture: La Contadina in Corte
English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Richard Bonynge Ravel Menuet Antique Anne Queffelec (piano)
8.30-10.00: Liadov Polonaise in C
USSR Academic Symphony Orchestra, conductor Yevgeni Svetlanov
Schubert Rondo Brilliant in B minor, D895
Isabelle Faust (violin), Alexander Melnikov (piano) Bach Concerto in A minor, BWV1044
Aurele Nicolet (flute), Rudolf Baumgartner (violin), Ralph Kirkpatrick (harpischord), Lucerne Festival Strings, conductor Rudolf Baumgartner

Contributors

Conductor: David Zinman
Conductor: Richard Bonynge
Piano: Anne Queffelec
Piano: Liadov Polonaise
Conductor: Yevgeni Svetlanov
Conductor: Schubert Rondo
Violin: Isabelle Faust
Violin: Alexander Melnikov
Flute: Rudolf Baumgartner
Harpischord: Ralph Kirkpatrick
Conductor: Rudolf Baumgartner

: Classical Collection

Introduced by Sarah Walker. Deutsch The Maltese Falcon
Moscow Symphony Orchestra, conductor William Stromberg
10.14 Vivaldi Violin Concerto in B flat, Op 4 No Rachel Podger. Art dei Suonatori
10.24 Faure Nocturnes for piano: in E flat minor, Op 33 No I Jean-Philippe Collard ; in D flat, Op 63 Kathryn Stott ; in F sharp minor, Op 104 No 1 David Lively
10.45 Philip Glass Notes on a Scandal (soundtrack excerpts)
Various artists, conductor Michael Riesman
10.57 Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor Stephen Hough , Dallas SO , conductor Andrew Litton
11.30 Bach Concerto in D minor, BWV1060 Katharina Arfken (oboe), Freiburg Baroque Orchestra, director Gottfried von der Goitz (violin)
11.45 Mahler Adagietto (Symphony No 5) Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Leonard Bernstein

Contributors

Introduced By: Sarah Walker.
Conductor: William Stromberg
Unknown: Rachel Podger.
Unknown: Faure Nocturnes
Unknown: Jean-Philippe Collard
Unknown: Kathryn Stott
Conductor: Michael Riesman
Unknown: Stephen Hough
Conductor: Dallas So
Conductor: Andrew Litton
Oboe: Katharina Arfken
Violin: Gottfried von Der Goitz
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein

: Composer of the Week: John Adams

4/5. Donald Macleod explores the composer's work in the 1990s, taking in music that draws its inspiration from figures such as Schoenberg, Slonimsky and Nancarrow. He talks to Adams about the direction his music took through this period, and the extent to which the minimalist label is still appropriate. Roadrunner (Chamber Symphony, 3rd mvt)
London Sinfonietta, conducted by the composer Slonimsky's Earbox
Halle Orchestra, conductor Kent Nagano Century Rolls
Emanuel Ax (piano), Cleveland Orchestra, conductor Christoph von Dohnanyi

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod

: Afternoon on 3

Presented by Suzy Klein.
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
A recital recorded at the Schwetzingen Festival in May. Julian Banse (soprano), Artemis Quartet
Brahms String Quartet No 1 in C minor, Op 51 No Jorg Widmann Versuch uber die Fuge (String Quartet No 5)
2.00 BBC Proms 2007
Another chance to hear last Wednesday's Prom, from the Royal Albert Hall in London.
Helena Juntonen (soprano), Lilli Paasikivi (mezzo), Petri Lehto (tenor), Juha Hostikka (baritone), Ville Rusanen (baritone), Dominante, Lahti
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Osmo Vanska
Sibelius Complete incidental music: The Tempest (sung in Finnish)
Sibelius Songs with Orchestra; Symphony No 7
4.00 From Wigmore Hall, London
Soprano Véronique Gens performs songs by Duparc and Hahn. With pianist Susan Manoff.

Contributors

Presented By: Suzy Klein.
Soprano: Julian Banse
Unknown: Jorg Widmann Versuch
Unknown: Royal Albert Hall
Soprano: Lilli Paasikivi
Tenor: Juha Hostikka
Baritone: Ville Rusanen
Conductor: Osmo Vanska
Pianist: Susan Manoff.

: In Tune

Petroc Trelawny presents music and arts news.

: BBC Proms 2007

Presented by Louise Fryer. Two of the world's leading period-instrument orchestras join forces for a celebratory concert of arias and duets by Handel. Works by Telemann and Purcell complete the programme.
Kate Royal (soprano), Ian Bostridge (tenor),
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightment, director
Rachel Podger (violin), Freiburg Baroque Orchestra, director Gottfried von der Goltz (violin)
Handel Concerto a due cori in F, HWV333 Purcell, arr Catherine Mackintosh
Sett of Favourite Airs, Fantasias and Dances
Handel Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne; Love Sounds thAlarm (Acis and Galatea);
As Steals the Morn (L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato); Happy We (Acis and Galatea)
8.30 Twenty Minutes: The Adverb
Ian McMillan presentsthe summer showcase of literary performance recorded in front of an audience at
Cadogan Hall. This week his guest, historian Tristram Hunt , explores Shakespeare's vision of kingship, and chooses some of his favourite writings on the theme.
8.50 Telemann Suite in G minor
Handel Music for the Royal Fireworks
This Prom is repeated on Friday 31 August at 2pm

Contributors

Presented By: Louise Fryer.
Soprano: Ian Bostridge
Violin: Rachel Podger
Unknown: Catherine MacKintosh
Unknown: Ian McMillan
Unknown: Tristram Hunt

: Vaughan Williams

The Nash Ensemble perform Vaughan Williams's Quartet No 2 in A minor.

: Proms Artist Focus

Presented by Alexandra Wilson. A sequence of music with a featured Proms performer leading the way. Pianist Olli Mustonen performs Beethoven's Variations in C minor.

Contributors

Presented By: Alexandra Wilson.
Pianist: Olli Mustonen

: The Essay

OnAuden
4/4. Peter Porter examines WH Auden's plays and libretti that he considers have been undervalued - The Dog beneath the Skin, written with Christopher Isherwood , and the libretto for Stravinsky's The Rake's Progress - and argues that these works guarantee Auden's place among the finest dramatic writers of the 20th century. The reader is Tim Pigott-Smith .

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Porter
Unknown: Christopher Isherwood
Unknown: Tim Pigott-Smith

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington presents highlights from a live set by Australian group Triosk given at the Norwich Arts
Centre last April. Other music includes a 14th-century chanson by Philippe de Vitry , an early recording by Ali Farka Toure , and Toru Takemitsu 's Archipelago S, inspired by Snape Maltings Concert Hall and performed by Oliver Knussen and the London Sinfonietta. EMAIL: late.junction@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: Philippe de Vitry
Unknown: Ali Farka Toure
Unknown: Toru Takemitsu
Unknown: Oliver Knussen

: Through the Night

Presented by Jonathan Swain.
Lopes-Graca Piano Concerto No 1 Miguel Henriques , Portuguese SO/Rudner Ola;
Chamber Concerto for Cello Irene Lima, Oporto Classical Orchestra/Alvaro Cassuto;
Three Portuguese Dances, Op 32 Portuguese SO/Alvaro Cassuto
2.04 Bach Orchestral Suite No3 3 D, BWV1068
2.24 Rachmaninov Suite No 2, Op 17 2.49 Shostakovich Symphony No 11, Op 103 (The Year 1905) 3.55 Mendelssohn Venetian Boat Song, Op 30 No 6 3.59 Vivaldi Nisi Dominus , RV608 4.20 Reinecke Ballade 4.28
Schumann Kinderszenen , Op 15 4.49 Debussy Danse Sacree et Danse Profane 5.00 Satie Jack-in-the-Box 5.06 Arnold Three
Shanties, Op 4 5.14 Handel Keyboard Suite No 6 in G minor, HWV439 5.30 Matteis Passages in Imitation of the Trumpet Anon Isaac 's Maggot; Waltham Abbey; The Marlborough; The Grenadier's March; Glory of the Sun (John Playford 's New Tunes) after Matteis Chaconne , Plaint, Ecchi 5.40 Brahms Alto Rhapsody, Op 53
5.53 Haydn Symphony No 104 in D (London) 6.18 Morley It was a Lover and His Lass (First Book of Ayres)
6.22 Holmboe A Song at Sunset (Walt Whitman)
6.31 Relcha Oboe Quintet in F, Op 107

Contributors

Presented By: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Miguel Henriques
Unknown: Vivaldi Nisi Dominus
Unknown: Reinecke Ballade
Unknown: Schumann Kinderszenen
Unknown: Anon Isaac
Unknown: John Playford
Unknown: Matteis Chaconne








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