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: Rob Cowan

Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Narvaez Tercero Tono Pablo Marquez (guitar)
Haydn Piano Sonata in G minor, H XVI 44 Andras Schiff
Elgar Triumphal March (Caractacus) LPO, conductor Adrian Boult
830-10.00: Kabalevsky Overture: Colas Breugnon Chicago SO, conductor Fritz Reiner
Mozart Bassoon Concerto in B flat, K191
Donna Agrell , Chicago Symphony Orchestra, conductor Gottfried von der Goltz
Kreisler Schon Rosmarin ; Caprice Viennois Alfredo Campoli (violin), Eric Gritton (piano)


Unknown: Narvaez Tercero Tono
Guitar: Pablo Marquez
Unknown: Andras Schiff
Conductor: Adrian Boult
Conductor: Fritz Reiner
Unknown: Donna Agrell
Conductor: Gottfried von Der Goltz
Conductor: Kreisler Schon Rosmarin
Violin: Alfredo Campoli
Violin: Eric Gritton

: Classical Collection

Presented by James Jolly.
Dussek Sonata in C minor, Op 35 No 3 Andreas Staier (fortepiano)
10.25 Haydn Cello Concerto in D, H Vllb 2
Jacqueline du Pre , London Symphony Orchestra, conductor John Barbirolli
10.56 Taneyev Vecher (Evening), Op 27 No 2 Republic Academic Russian Choir, director Alexander Yurlov
Na Korable (On the Boat), Op 27 No 5
Voronezh Chamber Choir, conductor Oleg Shepel Zvyozdy (Stars), Op 27 No 10
Netherlands Chamber Choir, conductor Tonu Kaljuste
11.09 Dvorak The Wood Dove, Op 110 Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Raphael Kubelik
11.30 Brahms Cello Sonata No 2 in F Op 99 Jacqueline du Pre, Daniel Barenboim (piano)


Presented By: James Jolly.
Unknown: Andreas Staier
Unknown: Jacqueline du Pre
Conductor: John Barbirolli
Conductor: Taneyev Vecher
Director: Alexander Yurlov
Director: Na Korable
Conductor: Oleg Shepel
Conductor: Tonu Kaljuste
Conductor: Raphael Kubelik
Piano: Daniel Barenboim

: Composer of the Week: Bantock

4/5. Bantock's amazing physical energy extended beyond academic walls. Lewis Foreman talks to presenter Donald Macleod about the composer's amazing zest for life. The First World War, however, was to have a profound effect on the Bantock family.
Song of Songs (excerpt - The Third Day) RPO, conductor Vernon Handley Fifine at the Fair
RPO, conductor Thomas Beecham Song of Songs (The Fifth Day)
Elizabeth Connell (soprano), Kim Begley (tenor),
RPO, conductor Vernon Handley Repeated at 8.45pm


Talks: Lewis Foreman
Presenter: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: Vernon Handley
Conductor: Thomas Beecham
Soprano: Elizabeth Connell
Soprano: Kim Begley
Conductor: Vernon Handley

: Afternoon on 3

Introduced by Louise Fryer
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
Another recital from the Schubertiade in Austria. Beethoven Piano Sonata in G, Op 31 No 1 Schumann Kreisleriana, Op 16 Till Fellner (piano)
2.00 BBC Orchestras Mathias Celtic Dances
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Richard Hickox
Alun Hoddinott Symphony No 7
Thomas Trotter (organ), BBC NOW, conductor Tadaaki Otaka
Madeleine Dring Seven Shakespeare Songs
Christine Rice (mezzo), Roger Vignoles (piano) Schubert Symphony No 9 in C (Great) BBC NOW, conductor Grant Llewellyn
4.00 The Making of Music
Louise Fryer assesses the importance and impact on modern British composers of John Tavener 'sSong for Athene, played at Diana, Princess of Wales's funeral.


Introduced By: Louise Fryer
Piano: Till Fellner
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Conductor: Alun Hoddinott
Unknown: Thomas Trotter
Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka
Conductor: Madeleine Dring
Songs: Christine Rice
Piano: Roger Vignoles
Conductor: Grant Llewellyn
Music: Louise Fryer
Unknown: John Tavener

: In Tune

Presented by Petroc Trelawny .


Presented By: Petroc Trelawny

: Performance on 3

Riccardo Muti conducts the Chicago Symphony
Orchestra for the first time in over 30 years in this eagerly anticipated programme of well-known and the less familiar works. Recorded at London's Royal Festival Hall, the concert is the perfect vehicle both for the virtuosity, versatility and expressive style of one of America's great orchestras and Muti's intense conviction and exacting standards.
Chicago SO, conductor Riccardo Muti
Tchaikovsky Symphony No 6 in B minor (Pathétigue) Hindemith Nobilissima Visione
Scriabin The Poem of Ecstasy


Unknown: Riccardo Muti
Conductor: Riccardo Muti
Unknown: Hindemith Nobilissima Visione

: Composer of the Week: Bantock

Repeated from 12 noon

: Night Waves

Senegalese singer/songwriter Youssou N'Dour, one of Africa's most influential musicians, talks to Gabriel Gbadamosi about the inspiration he finds in the northern landscape and traditions of his homeland and about the humanitarian concerns that drive his music. Producer Anthony Denselow


Unknown: Gabriel Gbadamosi
Producer: Anthony Denselow

: British Composer Awards

BBC Radio 3 Listeners'Award With Christopher Cook.
Django Bates Alison in Space
Alison Balsom (trumpet), Colin Currie (percussion), Django Bates (keyboard) Judith Bingham An Ancient Music Simon Paisley Day (narrator), BBC Singers, Endymion, conductor Andrew Carwood
See Monday for how to vote and further details


Unknown: Christopher Cook.
Unknown: Django Bates Alison
Unknown: Alison Balsom
Unknown: Colin Currie
Unknown: Django Bates
Unknown: Judith Bingham
Conductor: Andrew Carwood

: The Essay

Britain's Hidden Slave Trade
4/4. Westminster Hall , famous nowadays for political dust-ups, was the venue for one of the slave trade's most significant heavyweight contests in the 18th century. In the red corner, one of the unsung heroes of abolition, Granville Sharp , and in the blue corner, for the establishment and the status quo, Lord Chief Justice Mansfield.
Freelance writer Angelina Osborne and historian John Gilmore explain how the outcome of their clash helped secure a man's freedom but also effectively banned slavery in England.


Unknown: Westminster Hall
Unknown: Granville Sharp
Unknown: Angelina Osborne
Unknown: John Gilmore

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington with fiddle-led music by Skra from the Swedish speaking Aland islands, and Ukranian composer Valentin Silvestrov.


Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: Valentin Silvestrov.

: Through the Night

Presented by Susan Sharpe.
Henryk Gorecki Symphony No 3 (Symphony of Sorrowful Songs) Minnesota Orchestra, conductor Osmo Vanska 1.53 Bruckner Symphony in D minor (Die Nullte) 2.41 D Scarlatti Sonata in D minor, KM
2.43 D Scarlatti, arr Kain Sonata in F, Kk518
2.48 Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No 2 in G
3.31 Anon Bassa Danza (Faenza Codex) 3.37 Vierne Cello Sonata in B minor, Op 27 4.00 Prokofiev
Pensées, Op 62 4.14 Bridge Miniature No 2 in G minor (Hornpipe) 4.17 Susato A liemande and Nachtanz (Danserye) 4.21 Goossens Fantasy for nine wind instruments. Op 36 4.31 Muffat Toccata XI
4.39 Borodin Notturno (String Quartet No 2 in D)
4.47 Chopin Nocturne in D, Op 9 No 2 4.52 Glinka Kamarinskaya 5.00 Bruckner Ave Maria 5.03 Bach Concerto in A minor for four keyboards, BWV1065
5.13 George Shearing Music to Hear (Five Shakespeare Songs) 5.27 Telemann Concerto in F minor for three violins and orchestra 5.41 Vaughan Williams Three
Shakespeare Songs 5.47 Archduke Rudolf of Austria Trio for clarinet, cello and piano 6.08 Mozart Horn
Concerto No 3 in E flat, K447 6.24 Haydn Trio in C for keyboard and strings, HXV27 6.41 Brahms Variations on a theme by Haydn, Op 56a


Presented By: Susan Sharpe.
Presented By: Henryk Gorecki
Unknown: Scarlatti Sonata
Unknown: Kain Sonata
Unknown: Anon Bassa Danza
Unknown: Glinka Kamarinskaya
Songs: Archduke Rudolf

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