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: Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Vivaldi Non Ti Lusinghi la Crudeltade (Tito Manlio, Act 2)
Emma Kirkby (soprano), Brandenburg Consort , conductor Roy Goodman
Soler Piano Sonata in Fsharp minor, R90 Stephen Hough
Duruflé Four Motets on Gregorian Themes, Op 10 Corydon Singers, conductor Matthew Best
8.30-10.00: Bach HunderttausendSchmeicheleien (Cantata No 249a: Entfliehet, verschwindet, entweichet, ihr Sorgen) (Schaferkantate)
Edith Mathis (soprano), Bach-Collegium Stuttgart, conductor Helmuth Rilling
Liszt Bénédiction de Dieu dans la Solitude Jorge Bolet (piano)
Kodaly Concerto for Orchestra
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier


Unknown: Ti Lusinghi
Soprano: Emma Kirkby
Soprano: Brandenburg Consort
Conductor: Roy Goodman
Unknown: Stephen Hough
Conductor: Matthew Best
Conductor: Bach Hunderttausendschmeicheleien
Soprano: Edith Mathis
Piano: Jorge Bolet
Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier

: Classical Collection

Presented by James Jolly.

Schutz Ich rufe von ganzem Herzen, SWV491 Collegium Vocale Gent, Concerto Palatino, director Phillipe Herreweghe

10.09 Bach French Suite No 6 in E, BWV817 Mieczyslaw Horszowski (piano)

10.26 Ravel Suite: Ma Mere I'Oye LSO, conductor Pierre Monteux

10.55 Tchaikovsky The Queen of Spades (Act 2, excerpt) Evgenia Verbitskaya (mezzo), Orchestra of the Bolshoi Theatre, conductor Alexander Melik Pashayev

11.02 Tchaikovsky Nocturne in C sharp minor, Op 19 No 4 Emil Gilels (piano)

11.06 Tchaikovsky Capriccioso in B flat, Op 19 No 5 Sviatoslav Richter (piano)

11.10 Tchaikovsky Theme and Variations, Op 19 No 6 Andrei Gavrilov (piano)

11.22 Smetana Vltava (Ma Vlast) Chicago SO, conductor Rafael Kubelik

11.35 Elgar Servern Suite Black Dyke Mills Band, conductor Roy Newsome


Presenter: James Jolly

: Composer of the Week: Sibelius

2/5. Sibelius's lifelong fascination with the Finnish national epic the Kalevala was the impetus behind many of his works. Donald Macleod introduces the suite salvaged from the wreckage of Sibelius's first attempt at an opera, a series of legends about a devil-may-care adventurer with an eye for the ladies. The Broken Voice; Song of my Heart (Partsongs, Op 18 Nos land 6)
Helsinki University Chorus (male voices), conductor Matti Hyokki Lemminkainen Suite
Lahti SO, conductor Osmo Vanska Repeated at 8.45pm


Introduces: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: Matti Hyokki
Conductor: Lemminkainen Suite

: Afternoon on 3

Introduced by Louise Fryer.
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
A lieder recital from this year's Schwetzingen
Festival, including songs by Wolf, and Schumann setting texts from Goethe's Schenkenbuch des West-Ostlichen Divan.
Christian Gerhaher (baritone), Gerold Huber (piano) Schumann Liederkreis , Op 24
Wolf Harfenspieler I, II, III (Goethe Lieder, Nos 1-3) Schumann Six Gedichte (Leider eines Malers, Op36)
2.00 Sibelius Cycle: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Bach Sinfonia: Cantata No 42: Am Abend aber desselbigen Sabbaths Conductor Ton Koopman Concerto in D minor for two violins, BWV1043 With Taija Kilpio and Elina Vahala, conductor Ton Koopman Sibelius Symphony No 1 Conductor Sakari Oramo
Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 1 in F, BWV1046 Conductor Ton Koopman
Mendelssohn Symphony No 5 in D (Reformation) Conductor Ton Koopman
4.00 The Making of Music
7/30. Fakes and Mystics. Furtherfull performances of works from James Naughtie 's second series. The fashion for mysticism at the beginning of 20th-century played a part in musical history. Russian composer Scriabin spent his life trying to depict the mystical in his work. Music includes Prometheus: The Poem of Fire.


Introduced By: Louise Fryer.
Baritone: Gerold Huber
Piano: Schumann Liederkreis
Unknown: Wolf Harfenspieler
Unknown: Taija Kilpio
Conductor: Sakari Oramo
Conductor: Bach Brandenburg
Conductor: Ton Koopman
Unknown: James Naughtie

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music, with studio guests and a round-up of arts news.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Presented from London's Wigmore Hall by Geoffrey Smith. Former New Generation Artists the Jerusalem Quartet play one of Schubert's late masterpieces and are joined by another rising star, Viennese pianist Stefan Vladar , in a performance of Brahms's powerful Quintet. Stefan Vladar (piano), Jerusalem Quartet Schubert Quartet in D minor, D810 (Death and the Maiden)
Brahms Piano Quintet in F minor, Op 34


Unknown: Geoffrey Smith.
Pianist: Stefan Vladar
Piano: Stefan Vladar

: Composer of the Week: Sibelius

Repeated from 12 noon

: Night Waves

Composer Michael Nyman tells Rana Mitter about his new work, 50,000 Pairs of Feet Can't Be Wrong.


Presenter: Rana Mitter
Interviewee: Michael Nyman
Producer: Kirsty Pope

: Artist Focus

Bernard Haitink conducts the London
Philharmonic Orchestra in Vaughan Williams's
Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis. Presented by Geoffrey Smith.


Unknown: Bernard Haitink
Unknown: Thomas Tallis.
Presented By: Geoffrey Smith.

: The Essay

The Cult of Childhood
2/4. Peter Pans and Pyjama Parties. Continuing her exploration of the theme of childhood in the literary culture of the first half of the 20th century. Deborah Bowman examines the influence of Freud and the invention of the notion of adolescence, showing how the theme found its way into literature from Colette to Evelyn Waugh.


Unknown: Peter Pans
Unknown: Deborah Bowman
Unknown: Evelyn Waugh.

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington introduces new releases by singer Nancy Elizabeth and saxophonist Thomas Mejer , plus an excerpt from David Sylvian 's studio collaboration With Holger Czukay. EMAIL: late.junction@bbc.co.uk


Introduces: Fiona Talkington
Singer: Nancy Elizabeth
Unknown: Thomas Mejer
Unknown: David Sylvian
Unknown: Holger Czukay.

: Through the Night

Presented by John Shea.
Salieri Overture: La Ciotta di Trofonio; Piano Concerto No 27 in B flat, K595; Overture: The Magic Flute
Gallimathias Musicum , Stavanqer Symphony Orchestra, conductor Fabio Biondi
2.01 Sallerl Sinfonia in D (Veneziana)
2.12 Cherubini Requiem Mass No 1 in C minor
2.56 Beethoven Violin Concerto in D 3.36 Nielsen
Wind Quintet, Op 43 4.01 Haydn Piano Trio in E, HVXV 10 4.12 Schubert Gesang der Geistern iiber den Wassern, Op 167 4.22 Brahms Rhapsody in G minor,
Op 79 No 2 4.29 Muller-Ziirich Capriccio
4.37 Coulthard Four Irish Songs
4.46 Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 3 in G, BWV1048
5.00 Corelli Trio Sonata in C, Op 3 No 8
5.07 Carniolus Two Motets: Pater Noster: Ave Verum Corpus 5.14 Chopin Scherzo No 3 in C sharp, Op 39
5.22 Barber Adagio for Strings
5.31 Rossini Wind Quartet No 6 in F (Andante et Tema con Variazioni) 5.42 Brahms Academic Festival
Overture 5.53 Monteverdi Vespro delta Beata Vergine
6.13 Glick Divertimento 6.32 Haydn Sonata in E minor, HXVI34 6.47 Smetana Vltava (Ma Vlast)


Presented By: John Shea.
Flute: Gallimathias Musicum
Conductor: Fabio Biondi
Unknown: Brahms Rhapsody
Songs: Bach Brandenburg
Unknown: Monteverdi Vespro
Unknown: Glick Divertimento

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