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: Alexandra Wilson

Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Vivaldi Overture: L'Olimpiade
Concerto Italiano, conductor Rinaldo Alessandrini Liszt Ann ées de Pelerinage, Book 1 (excerpts) Alfred Brendel (piano)
8.00-9.00: Lili Boulanger Psalm 24 BBC Chorus and Symphony Orchestra, conductor Nadia Boulanger
Poulenc Trois Poemes de Louise de Vilmorin Catherine Debosc (soprano)
9.00-10.00: Gorecki Three Pieces in Olden Style Polish National RSO, Katowice, conductor Antoni Wit Schubert 4 Canzonen, D688
Lucia Popp (soprano) Geoffrey Parsons (piano)


Conductor: Rinaldo Alessandrini
Conductor: Liszt Ann
Piano: Alfred Brendel
Piano: Lili Boulanger
Conductor: Nadia Boulanger
Soprano: Catherine Debosc
Soprano: Lucia Popp
Soprano: Geoffrey Parsons

: lain Burnside

Twenty years after the Great Storm, lain Burnside thunders through hurricanes and floods. With music by Schubert , Liszt , Berlioz and Beethoven . EMAIL: burnside@bbc.co.uk


Music By: Schubert
Music By: Liszt
Music By: Berlioz
Music By: Beethoven

: Private Passions

Michael Berkeley talks to award-winning novelist
Jeanette Winterson , whose books include Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit, Written on the Body, The Passion, Lighthousekeeping, and most recently The Stone Gods. She writes passionately, and is equally passionate about music, especially the human voice. Bjork, Maria Callas , Sarah Connolly and Ian Bostridge are among her chosen singers, as well as cellist Natalie Clein with an eloquent new recording of Elgar's Cello Concerto.


Talks: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Jeanette Winterson
Unknown: Maria Callas
Unknown: Sarah Connolly
Unknown: Ian Bostridge
Unknown: Natalie Clein

: The Early Music Show

Lucie Skeaping hosts an audience with soprano Emma Kirkby at the Sallis Benney Theatre at the University of Brighton, as part of this year's Brighton Early Music Festival. Kirkby performs three short pieces with the harpsichordist Steven Devine , and takes questions from the audience.


Soprano: Emma Kirkby
Harpsichordist: Steven Devine

: Radio 3 Requests

Chi-chi Nwanoku plays another selection of requests, including an excerpt from Strauss's Der Rosenkavalier, Falla's Nights in the Gardens of Spain, and music by jazz legend Miles Davis, requested by musician and composer Nitin Sawhney.
Address: Radio 3 Requests, BBC Wales, [address removed]
Phone: [number removed] (calls from a land line cost no more than 8p a minute)
Email: [email address removed]

: Choral Evensong

Live from Chichester Cathedral.
Introit: If Ye Love Me (Tallis). Responses:
Bertalot. Office Hymn: As Pants the Hart for
Cooling Streams (Martyrdom). Psalms: 73,74
(Smart, Turie, Buck, Attwood, Woodward, Webb). First Reading: Nehemiah 6 vv1-16. Canticles: Chichester Service (Malcolm Archer ). Second Reading: John 15 vv12-27. Anthem: The
Wilderness (Goss). Final Hymn: Angel Voices Ever Singing (Angel Voices). Organ Voluntary:
Improvisation (Mark Wardell ). Organist and Master of the Choristers Alan Thurlow. Assistant Organist Mark Wardell.


Unknown: Malcolm Archer
Organist: Mark Wardell
Unknown: Alan Thurlow.
Organist: Mark Wardell.

: Discovering Music

Stephen Johnson is joined by the BBC Philharmonic and conductor Petri Sakari , for an exploration of Sibelius's tone poem Night Ride and Sunrise and The Swan of Tuonela, the most famous part of the composer's Lemminkainen suite.


Unknown: Stephen Johnson
Conductor: Petri Sakari

: The Choir

Aled Jones salutes Radio 3's 40th birthday by exploring the contribution the BBC's two amateur choruses have made to the network over the years. He is joined by two long-serving members of the BBC Symphony Chorus and National Chorus of Wales. And tenor Ian Partridge celebrates the choral career of multi-talented musician George Malcolm.


Unknown: Aled Jones
Tenor: Ian Partridge
Musician: George Malcolm.

: Drama on 3: Salome

The myth of Salome and the dance of the seven veils began as a brief reference in the Bible. It was later popularised in Wilde's highly sexual rendering of the tale. This new version by Lizzie Hopley focuses on the tense family drama at the centre of the myth. Set on the brink of a new era, when a young carpenter is travelling across Israel promulgating his new religion, this story revolves around a girl on the threshold of womanhood, who has been separated from her father and the world she knows.
Producer/Director Lu Kemp


Unknown: Lizzie Hopley
Director: Lu Kemp
Pharisee: Ian Brooker
Herod: Kenneth Cranham
John the Baptist: Tony Curran
Mannai: Paul Dinnen
Saducee: Paul Dinnen
Salome: Florence Hoath
Joanna: Sally Hawkins
Chuza: Karl Johnson
Sejanus: Gerrard McArthur
Herodias: Fenella Woolgar

: Sunday Feature: Mind Maps

3/3. Chicago: Factory of the Future. In the last programme about how different cities have shaped our world, Felipe Fernandez-Armesto probes the relationship between leading economists and political thinkers at the University of Chicago in the 1950s, including Milton Friedman and Leo Strauss , and the city itself. George Steiner and Richard Sennett recall the Chicago of the time, and the programme explores how the celebration of individualism by some Chicago intellectuals contrasts starkly with other aspects of life in the Windy City. Producer Simon Coates


Unknown: Felipe Fernandez-Armesto
Unknown: Milton Friedman
Unknown: Leo Strauss
Unknown: George Steiner
Unknown: Richard Sennett
Producer: Simon Coates

: Words and Music

To Byzantium
Yeats's poem Sailing to Byzantium is the starting point for a theme about the journey of man and the vision of eternal life. Andrew Lincoln and Deborah Findlay read a selection of poetry and prose, including Keats, Longfellow,
John Masef ield and Adrian Mitchell. With related music by John Tavener , Messiaen and Gesualdo. EMAIL: wordsandmusic@bbc.co.uk
For details of the music and verse heard in this programme, visitwww.bbc.co.uk/radio3/wordsandmusic


Unknown: Andrew Lincoln
Unknown: Deborah Findlay
Unknown: John Masef
Unknown: Adrian Mitchell.
Music By: John Tavener

: The Early Music Show

Children of the Revolution
2/2. Lucie Skeaping concludes her exploration of the music of the French Revolution and some of the composers who lived and worked in Paris through the Reign of Terror in the1790s. Including works by Gossec, Cherubini, Mehul, Boieldieu and Dussek. Producer Les Pratt

: Through the Night

Presented by Susan Sharpe .
Mozart Mass in C minor, K427 (Grosse Messe)
2.21 Beethoven, arr Duczmal Grosse Fuge in B flat, Op 133 2.38 Lipinski Great Fantasy on themes from Bellini's I Puritani, Op 29
2.57 Svendsen Symphony No 2 in B flat 3.32 Melartin I Am Walking in a Forest, Op 4 No 13.34 Fabritius Violin Concerto 4.01 Sibelius Partsongs , Op 18 Nos 1, 3, 4 and 7
4.07 Jarnefelt Music to The Promised Land 4.21 Weber Clarinet Concertino in E flat, Op 26 4.32 Picchi Toccata
4.36 Schein Suite VII: Paduana 4.40 Pachelbel Singet dem Herrn 4.43 Coreili Trio Sonata in C, Op 3 No 8
4.51 Geminiani Concerto Grosso in G minor 5.00 Bach, orch Schoenberg Chorale Prelude, BWV654
5.08 Beethoven 13 Variationen uber [s war einmal ein, WoO 66 5.21 Trad Hungarian 18th Century Dances
5.27 Tromboncino Frottola (Gentil Donna)
5.29 Francisco Justa Fue Mi Perdicion 5.36 Durante Concerto in E minor per quartetto for strings, No
5.47 De Boeck Ave Maria 5.49 D'Amato Ave Maria
5.52 Rahula Ave Maria 5.56 Kodaly Ave Maria
5.58 Stravinsky Ave Maria 6.01 Berlioz Overture: Le Roi Lear, Op 4 6.17 Forster Ad Arma Fidelis;
Congregantes Philistei (Dialogi Davidis cum Philisteo)
6.36 Weber Piano Sonata No 4 in E minor, Op 70


Presented By: Susan Sharpe
Unknown: Duczmal Grosse Fuge
Unknown: Sibelius Partsongs
Unknown: Boeck Ave Maria
Unknown: D'Amato Ave Maria
Unknown: Stravinsky Ave Maria
Unknown: Dialogi Davidis

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