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: Rob Cowan

Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Coates In the Country; Evening in Town (Meadow to Mayfair Suite) New
Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Adrian Boult Rossini Overture: An Italian Girl in Algiers
Cleveland Orchestra, conductor Georges Szell Tetemann Violin Concerto in A (Die Relinge) Pavlo Beznosiuk , New London Consort, conductor Philip Pickett
8.30-10.00: Smetana Macbeth and the Witches Jan Novotny (piano)
Handel Concerto Grosso in B flat, Op 6 No 7
Academy of Ancient Music, director Andrew Manze Mozart Symphony No 34 in C, KV338
Suisse Romande Orchestra, conductor Peter Maag

Contributors

Conductor: Adrian Boult
Conductor: Georges Szell
Unknown: Pavlo Beznosiuk
Conductor: Philip Pickett
Piano: Jan Novotny
Director: Andrew Manze
Conductor: Peter Maag

: Classical Collection

Presented by Sarah Walker.
Bach Concerto in D minor BWV1063
Robert, Gaby and Jean Casadesus (pianos),
Philadelphia Orchestra, conductor Eugene Ormandy
10.17 Elgar La Capricieuse (three interpretations) Jascha Heifetz (violin), Andre Benoist (piano); Arthur Grumiaux (violin), Istvan Hajdu (piano); Gil Shaham (violin), Rohan de Silva (piano)
10.28 Bizet UArlesienne: Suite No 1 RPO, conductor Thomas Beecham
10.49 Dufay Se la Face Ay Pale Early Music Consort of London, director David Munrow
10.57 David Lang Face So Pale Piano Circus
11.07 Rimsky-Korsakov Sheherazade LSO, conductor Leopold Stokowski

Contributors

Presented By: Sarah Walker.
Presented By: Jean Casadesus
Conductor: Eugene Ormandy
Violin: Jascha Heifetz
Violin: Andre Benoist
Violin: Arthur Grumiaux
Violin: Istvan Hajdu
Violin: Gil Shaham
Conductor: Thomas Beecham
Director: David Munrow
Director: David Lang
Unknown: Rimsky-Korsakov Sheherazade
Conductor: Leopold Stokowski

: Composer of the Week: Joplin

2/5. The Ragtime Craze. Donald Macleod talks to Joplin biographer Susan Curtis about how the Chicago World Fair and economic crisis of 1893 helped the ragtime craze, and the obstacles
Joplin faced as an African-American composer aspiring to write an opera.
The Entertainer Mimi Blais (piano)
Swipesy Cake Walk; Peacherine Rag Scott Kirby (piano)
Easy Winners (arr Brubeck) Chris Brubeck
(trombone/piano/bass guitar), Bill Crofut (banjo), Joel Brown (guitar), LSO, conductor Joel Revzen The Strenuous Life (arr Perlman)
Itzhak Perlman (violin), Andre Previn (piano)
Elite Syncopations (arr Perlman) Matthew Trusler (violin), Wayne Marshall (piano) Treemonisha (Act 1, excerpts)
Carmen Balthrop and Cora Johnson (sopranos), Betty Allen (mezzo), Edward Pierson and Curtis Rayam (tenor), Willard White (bass). Chorus and Orchestra of Houston Grand Opera, conductor Gunther Schuller Repeated at 8.45pm

Contributors

Talks: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Susan Curtis
Piano: Mimi Blais
Piano: Scott Kirby
Unknown: Chris Brubeck
Guitar: Bill Crofut
Guitar: Joel Brown
Conductor: Joel Revzen
Violin: Itzhak Perlman
Violin: Andre Previn
Violin: Matthew Trusler
Violin: Wayne Marshall
Unknown: Carmen Balthrop
Sopranos: Cora Johnson
Sopranos: Betty Allen
Unknown: Edward Pierson
Tenor: Curtis Rayam
Tenor: Willard White
Conductor: Gunther Schuller

: Afternoon on 3

Introduced by Penny Gore .
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert Presfeigne Festival 2007
The Psophos Quartet, recorded at St Andrew's
Church, Presteigne, perform music by composer-in-residence Peter Sculthorpe and one of this year's many festival commissions. Psophos Quartet
Peter Scutthorpe String Quartet No 8
Jo Duddell Four (mere) Bagatelles for string quartet (first performance)
Debussy String Quartet in G minor
2.00 BBC Performing Groups
Poul Ruders Concerto in Pieces (BBC commission) BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andrew Davis Edward Cowie Lyre-Bird Motet (BBC commission) BBC Singers, conductor Stephen Cleobury Simon Hott Syrensong (BBC commission)
Howard Skempton Lento (BBC commission)
BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor David Porcelijn Elgar Serenade in E minor
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Elizabeth Layton
Beethoven Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat
Robert Levin , BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Nicholas McGegan
4.00 The Making of Music
17/30. Music for the Masses. Performances of the works mentioned in James Naughtie 's Radio 4 series. Including music by Weill and Hindemith.

Contributors

Introduced By: Penny Gore
Unknown: Peter Sculthorpe
Conductor: Andrew Davis
Conductor: Edward Cowie
Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
Conductor: Simon Hott
Unknown: Howard Skempton
Conductor: David Porcelijn
Conductor: Elizabeth Layton
Unknown: Robert Levin
Conductor: Nicholas McGegan
Unknown: James Naughtie

: In Tune

Presented by Sean Rafferty.

Contributors

Presented By: Sean Rafferty.

: Performance on 3

Presented by Petroc Trelawny . As he prepares to give up music directorship of the CBSO, conductor Sakari Oramo leads the orchestra in three masterpieces by his compatriot Jean Sibelius. Also included is the UK premiere of Sibelius's
Three Symphonic Pieces for cello and orchestra. Martti Rousi (cello), City of Birmingham
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Sakari Oramo Sibelius The Swan of Tuonela; Symphony No 4; Three Symphonic Pieces for cello and orchestra (first UK performance); Symphony No I

Contributors

Presented By: Petroc Trelawny
Conductor: Sakari Oramo
Unknown: Jean Sibelius.
Cello: Martti Rousi
Conductor: Sakari Oramo

: Composer of the Week: Joplin

Repeated from 12 noon

: Night Waves

The Royal Opera House tonight begins its first complete performance of Wagner's Ring cycle since its Covent Garden home was re-opened.
John Tomlinson has stepped into Bryn Terfel's role after Terfel withdrew in early September. How will he fare? Isabel Hilton presents. Producer Fiona McLean

Contributors

Unknown: John Tomlinson
Unknown: Isabel Hilton
Producer: Fiona McLean

: Artist Focus

With Petroc Trelawny. Pianist Helene Grimaud begins this evening's programme with the Barcarolle, Op 60, by Chopin.

Contributors

Pianist: Helene Grimaud

: The Essay

A Beep Heard around the World
2/4. Four personal essays marking the 50th anniversary of the launch of Sputnik. Zinovy Zinik remembers trying to escape his Moscow playground by leaping in the air to hitch a lift on the orbiting satellite. Producer Tim Dee EMAIL:theessay@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Zinovy Zinik
Producer: Tim Dee

: Late Junction

Verity Sharp introduces music played on Vietnamese zither the dan tranh, travelling songs by Mary Ann Haynes and Derby Smith and a duet by Tom Russell and Ramblin' Jack Elliot. EMAIL: late.junction@bbc.co.uk
A day in the life of BBC Radios 1. 2, & & 4: p33

Contributors

Introduces: Verity Sharp
Songs By: Mary Ann Haynes
Unknown: Tom Russell
Unknown: Jack Elliot.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. A Scarlatti Stabat Mater Soloists, Tolbuhin Children 's Chorus, Bulgarian National Radio
Sinfonietta/Dragomir Nenovl42 Beethoven PianoSonata in F minor, Op 2 No 12.03 Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in 0 238 Marteau String Quartet No 3 in C 3.T7 Fitelberg From the Depths of the Sea 141 Tetemann Suite in G (Bourlesque de Quixotte) 4.00 Fischer Suite in F: Euterpe (Musikalischer Parnassus) 4.12 Ockeghem Intemerata Dei Mater
4.20 Wagner, arr Humperdinck Good Friday Music (Parsifal)
4.30 Glick Suite Hébraïque No 14.41 Durante Concerto per Quartetto No 4 in E minor 4.53 Palestrina Stabat
Mater 5.00 Schubert An Emma, D113c; Sehnsucht, D123
5.06 Sibelius, arr Taubmann Canzonetta - Rondo of the Lovers (Kuolina) 5.09 Madetoja Elegia (Symphonic Suite, Op 4) 5.15 Toumier Vers la Source dans le Bois 5.20 Doppler L'Oiseau des Bois, Op 215.26 Uszt Hungarian Rhapsody No I 5.40 Seller Three Hungarian Folksongs 5.45 Ziehrer, arr Darvas Gruss an Pest 5.47 Weiner Fox Dance
(Divertimento No 1) 5.50 Gounod Mab, Reine des Mensonges (Romeo et Juliette) 553 Luck Elegy 6.01 Bacheler Pavan and Mounsiers Almain 6.12 Janacek Violin Sonata 6-30 Bach Orchestral Suite No I in C, BWV1066
6.53 Heinrich Bach Cantata: Ich danke din Gott

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Soloists: Tolbuhin Children








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