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: Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Byrd Ne Irascaris Dominum
Hilliard Ensemble Elgar Overture: Froissart RPO, conductor
Charles Mackerras Pergolesi La Conosco a Quegl'occhietti (La Serva Padrona) Maddalena Bonifaccio (soprano),
Siegmund Nimsgern (bass), Collegium Aureum
8.30-10.00: Mozart Symphony No 33 in B flat, K319 English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Colin Davis Stravinsky Sonata for two pianos Robert Fizdale , Arthur Gold Bach Motet: Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied, BWV225 La Chapelle Royale,
Collegium Vocale , director Philippe Herreweghe

Contributors

Conductor: Charles MacKerras Pergolesi
Soprano: Maddalena Bonifaccio
Bass: Siegmund Nimsgern
Conductor: Colin Davis
Pianos: Robert Fizdale
Pianos: Arthur Gold
Unknown: Collegium Vocale
Director: Philippe Herreweghe

: Classical Collection

Presented by Sarah Walker. M Haydn Symphony in A, P6
London Mozart Players, conductor Matthias Bamert
10.16 Bartok Piano Concerto No 1
Stephen Kovacevich , LSO/Colin Davis
10.41 Françaix Quartet for cor anglais and strings Lajos Lencses, Frangaix Trio
10.56 CPE Bach Harpsichord Concerto in C minor, Wq43No4 Andreas Staier, Freiburg Baroque Orchestra, conductor Thomas Hengelbrock
11.09 Brahms Four Serious Songs
Hans Hotter (bass), Gerald Moore (piano)
11.27 Mozart Sinfonia Concertante in E flat, K364 As recommended in Saturday's CD Review.

Contributors

Presented By: Sarah Walker.
Conductor: Matthias Bamert
Unknown: Stephen Kovacevich

: Composer of the Week:Christoph Willibald Gluck (1714-87)

1/5. Gluck is remembered today as the reforming composer who broke through the conventions of Italian and French opera. He declared he wanted to write "music belonging to all nations", to destroy "the ridiculous distinctions between national styles". Donald Macleod assesses how he fared. Overture: Orfeo ed Euridice
Freiburg Baroque Orchestra, conductor René Jacobs Non Vi Turbate, No, Pietosi Dei (Alceste)
Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo), English Concert, director Trevor Pinnock (harpsichord)
Iphigenie en A ulide (Act 2, Scenes 6 and 7) Lyon Opera Orchestra/John Eliot Gardiner Chaconne (Alessandro)
Musica Antiqua, Koln, director Reinhard Goebel Iphigenie en Tauride (Act 3)
Les Musiciens du Louvre/Marc Minkowski Repeated at 8.45pm
RT DIRECT: Gluck: Orfeo ed Euridice, (lCD) with Soloists, Drottningholm Theatre Choir and Orchestra conducted by Arnold Ostman , is available for E5.99 including p&p quoting
B46-Z008; Iphigenie en Aulide, (2CDs) with José van Dam , Anne Sophie von Otter, Monteverdi Choir. Lyon Opera Orchestra conducted by John Eliot Gardiner, is available for E18.99 including p&p quoting B46-DS636. Address: [address removed]Cheque payable to Selections. Phone [number removed] (national rates) quoting [number removed], or visit www.selections.com/rtdirect

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: René Jacobs
Unknown: Anne Sofie von Otter
Harpsichord: Trevor Pinnock
Director: Reinhard Goebel
Unknown: Marc Minkowski
Conducted By: Arnold Ostman
Unknown: José van Dam
Conducted By: John Eliot
Achille: John Aler (tenor)
Agamemnon: José van Dam (bass-Baritone)
Iphigénie: Mireille Delunsch (soprano)
Oreste: Simon Keenlyside (baritone)
Une Pretresse: Claire Delgado-Boge (soprano)
Pylade: Yann Beuron (tenor)

: Afternoon on 3

Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
Live from the Wigmore Hall in London, introduced by Verity Sharp. Alina Ibragimova (violin),
Cedric Tiberghien (piano)
Schubert Violin Sonatina No 3 in G minor, D408 Hartmann Suite No 2 for solo violin
Beethoven Violin Sonata in F, Op 24 (Spring)
2.00 BBC Philharmonic
Presented by Penny Gore . The focus on Radio 3
New Generation Artists continues with a concerto each day and one of Schumann's four symphonies at the end of each concert.
Elgar Cello Concerto in E minor Natalie Clein , BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor James Judd Berlioz Harold en Italie Antoine Tamestit (viola), BBC NOW, conductor Jac van Steen
Schumann Symphony No 1 in B flat (Spring)
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Gianandrea Noseda
4.00 The Making of Music
11/30. The End of the Hapsburgs. Performances in full of the music featured in James Naughtie 's Radio 4 series. How Czech composer Janacek became a poet of his times and his people.

Contributors

Introduced By: Verity Sharp.
Violin: Alina Ibragimova
Piano: Cedric Tiberghien
Presented By: Penny Gore
Unknown: Natalie Clein
Conductor: James Judd
Viola: Antoine Tamestit
Conductor: Jac van Steen
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
Unknown: James Naughtie

: In Tune

Presented by Sean Rafferty.

Contributors

Presented By: Sean Rafferty.

: Performance on 3

- Colin Davis at 80
Tom Service presents this weeks Radio 3 celebration of Colin Davis 's 80th birthday with archive recordings that span his career and feature works by the chief composers from his repertoire, performed by the orchestras and opera companies with whom he worked closely.
Tonight's concert includes a 1965 recording of Berlioz's incomplete opera Les Francs-Juges. Stravinsky Petrushka
BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Colin Davis Berlioz Les Francs-Juges (fragments)
April Cantelo (soprano), Helen Watts (mezzo), Emile Belcourt (tenor), Raimund Herincx
(baritone), Ambrosian Singers , New Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Colin Davis
Gerhard Symphony No 4 (New York)
BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Colin Davis Music choices: page 128

Contributors

Unknown: Colin Davis
Conductor: Colin Davis
Soprano: April Cantelo
Soprano: Helen Watts
Tenor: Emile Belcourt
Tenor: Raimund Herincx
Baritone: Ambrosian Singers
Conductor: Colin Davis
Conductor: Colin Davis

: Composer of the Week: Gluck

Repeated from 12 noon

: Night Waves

Gabriel Gbadamosi joins nature writer Richard Mabey on a journey to explore society's long-standing relationship with its trees. Producer Horatio Clare

Contributors

Unknown: Gabriel Gbadamosi
Unknown: Richard Mabey
Producer: Horatio Clare

: Artist Focus

Felicity Lott sings excerpts from Britten's Peter Grimes. Presented by Tom Service . EMAIL: artistfocus@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Felicity Lott
Unknown: Peter Grimes.
Presented By: Tom Service

: The Essay

Strange Encounters
1/4. Breaking the Time Barrier. Archaeologist Clive Gamble recalls the discovery of the first Stone Age artefacts in a gravel pit in northern France in 1859. Producer Roland Pease EMAIL: theessay@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Clive Gamble
Producer: Roland Pease

: Charlie Gillett

Another selection of intriguing sounds from around the world.

: Through the Night

Presented by Jonathan Swain. Debussy Piano Trio in G
Boulanger D'un Soir Triste; D'un Matin de Printemps George Sand Trio
1.42 Debussy Printemps 1.49 Beethoven Die
Ceschopfe des Prometheus 2.34 Mahler Das Lied von der Erde 3.35 Mozart Wind Serenade in C minor, K388
3.58 Abel Cello Sonata in A 4.06 Sweelinck Psalm 23
(Five Psalms of David) 4.14 Bartok Six Romanian Dances
4.20 La Barre Suite No I in C minor 4.30 Koussevitsky Andante cantabile, Op 1 No I; Valse Miniature, Op I No 2
4.39 Humperdinck Dream Pantomime (Hansel und
Gretel) 4.49 Francaix Gai Paris 5.00 Cramer Sonata in G (CPE Bach Musical Collection) 5.07 Papandopulo By the Grave of the Beauty 5.14 Abel Symphony in D, Op 10 No 5 5.24 Rangstrom Violin Suite No 2
5.35 Chopin Polonaise in A flat, Op 53
5.42 Cimarosa, arr Benjamin Oboe Concerto
5.53 Korngold Violin Concerto 6.19 Chopin Andante Spianato and Grande Polonaise Brillante, Op 22
6.34 Tippett Five Spirituals (A Child of Our Time)
6.46 Hellendaal Concerto Grosso in E flat, Op 3 No 4

Contributors

Presented By: Jonathan Swain.








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