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: Rob Cowan

Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Mozart Overture: Cosi Fan Tutte Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, conductor Yehudi Menuhin
Hildegard of Bingen Nunc Gaudeant Materna Sequentia
Tchaikovsky Valse-Scherzo, Op 34
Boris Belkin (violin), New Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Vladimir Ashkenazy
8.30-10.00: Schumann Six Studies, Op 56 (excerpts) Federica Valli and Lorenzo Ghielmi (piano) Berlioz Overture: Roman Carnival
Detroit Symphony Orchestra, conductor Paul Paray Bach Flute Sonata in A, BWV1032
Wilbert Hazelzet , Henk Bouman (harpsichord), members of Musica Antiqua Kbln


Conductor: Yehudi Menuhin
Violin: Boris Belkin
Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy
Unknown: Federica Valli
Piano: Lorenzo Ghielmi
Conductor: Paul Paray
Unknown: Wilbert Hazelzet
Harpsichord: Henk Bouman
Unknown: Musica Antiqua Kbln

: Classical Collection

With James Jolly.
Elgar Pomp and Cirucumstance March No 2 in A minor Philharmonia, conductor John Barbirolli
10.07 Stravinsky Symphony of Psalms Choir of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford,
Philip Jones Ensemble, conductor Simon Preston
10.30 Arthur Bliss A Colour Symphony LSO, conducted by the composer
11.02 Peter Maxwell Davies Five Klee Pictures BBC Philharmonic, conducted by the composer
11.13 Boyce Symphony No 8 in D minor Academy of Ancient Music, conductor Christopher Hogwood
11.25 Lili Boulanger Psalm 24
Monteverdi Choir, LSO, conductor John Eliot Gardiner
11.29 Howells Psalm 42: Like as the Hart
Winchester Cathedral Choir, Philip Scriven (organ), conductor David Hill
11.35 Zemlinsky Psalm 23
Choir of the Dusseldorf Musikverein, Cologne
Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor James Conlon
11.47 Sibelius The Hunt (Scenes Historiques: Suite 2) Halle Orchestra , conductor John Barbirolli


Unknown: James Jolly.
Conductor: John Barbirolli
Conductor: Simon Preston
Conductor: Arthur Bliss
Unknown: Peter Maxwell Davies
Conductor: Christopher Hogwood
Conductor: Lili Boulanger
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
Unknown: Philip Scriven
Conductor: David Hill
Conductor: Zemlinsky Psalm
Conductor: James Conlon
Conductor: Halle Orchestra
Conductor: John Barbirolli

: Composer of the Week: Ives

2/5. The composer's life and music were often closely intertwined; his so-called "glory trance" General
William Booth Enters into Heaven, vividly recalls the revivalist meetings of his youth.
General William Booth Enters into Heaven
William Sharp (baritone), Steven Blier (piano) String Quartet No 2 Lydian Quartet
Three Places in New England Baltimore SO, conductor David Zinman Rptd at 8.45pm


Baritone: William Sharp
Baritone: Steven Blier
Conductor: David Zinman

: Afternoon on 3

Introduced by Fiona Talkington. Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
Secret Bach
A recital of solo cello music by Bach recorded in the mysterious Rosslyn Chapel near Edinburgh. Danjulo Ishizaka (cello)
Bach Suites for solo cello: No 4 in E flat, BWV1010; No 5 in C minor, BWV1011
2.00 Vatery Gergiev
2/5. Valery Gergiev conducts Tchaikovsky's most underrated symphony. He also reaches the denouement of Berlioz's Benvenuto Cellini : the heroic sculptor frantically battles against time and enemies to get his mould-breaking statue cast against all the odds in order to escape the gallows and win the woman he loves. The opera was a failure in Berlioz's lifetime, but as he himself said: "I cannot help recognising that it has a variety of ideas, an energy and exuberance and a brilliance of colour that I may perhaps never find again".
Tchaikovsky Symphony No I in G minor (Winter Daydreams)
Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre, conductor Valery Gergiev
Berlioz Benvenuto Cellini (Act 2)
Vienna State Opera Chorus Concert Association, Vienna Philharmonic, conductor Valery Gergiev
4.00 The Making of Music
2/30. Mother Russia. Fiona Talkington presents full performances of the music James Naughtie mentions in his Radio 4 series charting the relationship between 1,000 years of history and classical music. Glinka inspired a generation of composers to look for a Russian identity in their music. Featuring Tchaikovsky's Second Symphony, along with music by Borodin and Musorgsky.


Introduced By: Fiona Talkington.
Cello: Bach Suites
Unknown: Vatery Gergiev
Unknown: Valery Gergiev
Unknown: Benvenuto Cellini
Conductor: Valery Gergiev
Conductor: Berlioz Benvenuto Cellini
Conductor: Valery Gergiev
Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Music: James Naughtie
Benvenuto Cellini: Burkhard Fritz (tenor)
Giacomo Balducci: Brindley Sheratt (bass)
Teresa: Maija Kovalevska (soprano)
Fieramosca: Laurent Naouri (baritone)
Ascanio: Kate Aldrich (mezzo)
Francesco: Xavier Mas (bass)
Bernardino: Roberto Tagliavini (bass)
Pompeo: Adam Ptachetka (bass-Baritone)
Innkeeper: Sung-Keun Park (tenor)
Pope Clement VII: Mikhail Petrenko (bass)

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents music and arts news.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Edinburgh International Festival 2007
Petroc Trelawny introduces a concert given at the Edinburgh International Festival by one of Europe's leading early music ensembles. Monteverdi's masterpiece pulls together psalms, meditations and virtuosic vocal and instrumental solos.
Hesperion XXI, Le Capella Reial de Catalunya, conductor Jordi Savall
Monteverdi Vespers of1610


Conductor: Jordi Savall
Conductor: Monteverdi Vespers

: Composer of the Week: Ives

Repeated from 12 noon

: Night Waves

Philip Dodd talks to General Sir Mike Jackson about his career as a soldier from the Arctic to Afghanistan, and about the role of the British Army in a rapidly changing world. Producer Aasiya Lodhi


Talks: Philip Dodd
Unknown: Sir Mike Jackson
Producer: Aasiya Lodhi

: Artist Focus

Andreas Scholl begins this evening's programme with the aria He Was Despised from Handel's Messiah.


Unknown: Andreas Scholl

: The Essay

Lingua Franca
6/12. Splendid Isolation. Michael Rosen explores the Finno-Ugric languages, as well as Basque.


Unknown: Lingua Franca
Unknown: Michael Rosen

: Late Junction

Verity Sharp presents music by Frigg, a preview of Orchestra Baobab's Made in Dakar and raw klezmer by the group Transkapela. EMAIL: late.junction@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Verity Sharp

: Through the Night

With John Shea. Cavalii Salve Regina Niccolo Castiglioni
Hymn for 12 Soloists Verdi Ave Maria; Laudi all Vergine
Maria; Pater Noster Gesualdo Tribulationem et Do/orem;
Tribulare Se Nescirem Vivaldi Cello Sonata No 7 in G minor A Scarlatti Stabat Mater Klaudia Kidon (soprano), Danish National Vocal Ensemble DR, David Gammelgard (cello), Mattias Frostenson (violone), Anders Ericson (theorbo), Fredrik Malmberg (organ) 2.22 Beethoven 33 Variations on a Waltz in C by Diabelli, Op 120 3.19 Brahms, orch
Duczmal Sextet in B flat. Op 18 3.57 Suppe Overture: The Light Cavalry 4.06 Bellini, arr anon Trumpet Concerto in E flat 4.14 Monteclair Le Depit Genereux 4.27 Handel
Terpsichore (excerpts) 4.39 Röntgen Theme with Variations
4.50 Tartlni Symphony in A 5.00 Auric, arr Lane Suite:
The Lavender Hill Mob 5.08 Bartok, arr Winner Romanian Folk Dances 5.15 Martin orch Ansemet Ballade 5.23 Liszt transcr Dohnanyi Fantasia and Fugue on BACH
5.35 Kuhlau Overture: Trylleharpen 5.47 Franck Elevation in A 5.53 Tchaikovsky Fantasy Overture: Romeo and Juliet
6.14 Szymanowski Piano Sonata No 3, Op 36
6.34 Telemann Oboe Sonata in B flat (Essercizii Musici)
6.47 Solnltz Sinfonia in A, Op 3 No 4


Unknown: John Shea.
Cello: David Gammelgard
Unknown: Anders Ericson
Unknown: Fredrik Malmberg

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