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: Louise Fryer

Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Bach Art of Fugue (excerpts) Hesperion XX
Beethoven Piano Sonata in G, Op 79 Bernard Roberts
8.00-9.00: Handel Bel Contento Gia Gode QuestAlma (Flavio, Re de'Longobardi)
Andreas Scholl (countertenor), Accademia Bizantina , director Ottavio Dantone
Stravinsky Concerto in E flat (Dumbarton Oaks) Northern Chamber Orchestra
For full details visit www.bbc. co.uk/radio3/breakfast on the day of transmission PHONE: [number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p a minute) email: 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk Address: Breakfast. BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA


Unknown: Bernard Roberts
Unknown: Andreas Scholl
Unknown: Accademia Bizantina
Director: Ottavio Dantone

: CD Review

Introduced by Andrew McGregor.
9.30 Building a Library Anthony Burton discusses Schubert's String Quintet in C, D956.
10.15 James Weeks samples recent releases of contemporary music, including chamber operas from Harrison Birtwistle , Peter Maxwell Davies and American composer Robert Ashley.
11.45 Disc of the Week: Berlioz L'Enfance du Christ Soloists and Tenebrae Choir, London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Colin Davis www.bbc. co.uk/radio3/cdreview PHONE: [number removed] (calls from landlines cost no more than 8p a minute) email: cdreview@bbc.co,uk Text [number removed] (standard rate) Disc details are posted on the website and on CEEFAX. BBC1, page 651


Introduced By: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: Anthony Burton
Unknown: James Weeks
Unknown: Harrison Birtwistle
Unknown: Peter Maxwell Davies
Unknown: Robert Ashley.
Conductor: Colin Davis

: The Fisk Jubilee Singers

Bonnie Greer retraces the journey of the Fisk Singers, a groundbreaking 19th-century black choir in Britain, and examines why their songs of freedom resonated with British audiences. The Jubilee Singers not only introduced the world to black music, but also challenged racial stereotypes and championed the liberties of all black Americans. Producer Emily Jeal


Unknown: Bonnie Greer
Producer: Emily Jeal

: The Early Music Show

Robert Hollingworth traces the development of the madrigal and the significance of the texts, drawing on musical examples by Verdelot, Willaert, Marenzio and Monteverdi. Producer Rebecca Bean


Unknown: Robert Hollingworth
Producer: Rebecca Bean

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another chance to hear last Monday's Wigmore Hall recital, introduced by Verity Sharp.
Danjulo Ishizaka (cello) Markus Schirmer (piano) Beethoven Cello Sonata in G minor, Op 5 No 2 Brahms Cello Sonata in E, Op 38


Introduced By: Verity Sharp.
Cello: Markus Schirmer

: World Routes in Peru

3/3. Lucy Duran presents the final instalment of her musical journey around Peru. This week she records groups on the banks of the Amazon in Iquitos and travels to the Andean town of Huancayo. Producer James Parkin


Unknown: Lucy Duran
Producer: James Parkin

: Jazz Line-Up

With Claire Martin , whose guests include American close harmony group New York Voices and pianist Trevor Watkis. Plus a round-up of UK news.


Unknown: Claire Martin
Pianist: Trevor Watkis.

: Jazz Record Requests

Listeners' jazz requests with Geoffrey Smith. ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio 3. Broadcasting House. London W1A 1AA
Fax: [number removed] email: jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Geoffrey Smith.

: Opera on 3

Soprano Renee Fleming leads the cast in Massenet's exotic tale of love and redemption,
Thais, recorded at the Royal Opera House in June. The opera tells the story of the monk Athanael and his ultimately tragic desire for Alexandrian courtesan Thais.
Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, conductor Andrew Davis
RT DIRECT: Massenet's Tnais (2 CDs) is available for E19.99 including p&p. Address: [address removed] Cheque payable to Selections. Phone [number removed] (national rate), quoting [number removed], or visit www.selections.com/rtdirect.


Soprano: Renee Fleming
Conductor: Andrew Davis
Tha'fs: Renee Fleming (soprano)
Athanael: Simone Alberghini (bass-Baritone)
Nicias: Joseph Calleja (tenor)
Palemon: Robert Lloyd (bass)
Crobyle: Ana James (soprano)
Myrtale: Liora Grodnikaite (mezzo)
Albine: Clare Shearer (soprano)
La Charmeuse: Kiera Lyness (soprano)
Servant of Nicias: Nigel Cliffe (baritone)

: Between the Ears

Communicating Underwater
Lisa Walker has taken her music into the waters of the Pacific Ocean to collaborate with humpback whales. Underwater recordings of her compositions on violin are fused with the sounds of the whales to create terrains of her own imaginings. Producer Jo Meek Spoken word choices: page 137


Unknown: Lisa Walker
Producer: Jo Meek

: Pre-Hear

Joe Duddell Not Waving but Drowning
Catherine Bott (soprano), BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Martyn Brabbins


Soprano: Catherine Bott
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins

: Hear and Now

Julian Anderson curates the second of two editions marking 40 years of Radio 3. With Tom Service. Scelsl String Quartet No 4 Arditti Quartet Oliver Knussen Songs without Voices
Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, conductor Oliver Knussen Stefan Niculescu /son II
Instrumental Formation, conductor Cristian Brancusi lanis Xenakis Anaktoria Octet of Paris Julian Anderson Eden
CBSO, conductor Martyn Brabbins Julian Anderson Imagin 'd Corners CBSO, conductor Sakari Oramo


Unknown: Julian Anderson
Unknown: Oliver Knussen
Conductor: Oliver Knussen
Conductor: Stefan Niculescu
Conductor: Cristian Brancusi
Conductor: Lanis Xenakis Anaktoria
Unknown: Julian Anderson Eden
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Conductor: Julian Anderson Imagin
Conductor: Sakari Oramo

: The Early Music Show

Lucie Skeaping presents a programme exploring music with a martial theme.

: Through the Night

With John Shea. Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No 3 in D minor 1.43 BST Bach Prelude and Fugue in E flat, BWV552(StAnne)
1.00 GMT Handel Tamertano (complete opera)
English Baroque Soloists conductor John Eliot Gardiner
4.03 GMT Andriessen Premier Choral 4.12 GMT Anon, arr Memelsdorff/Staier Three tunes to John Play ford's Dancing Master 4.17 GMT Schumann Overture: Die Braut von Messina 4.25 GM T René Eespere Festina Lente
4.34 GMT Hartmann Sechs Tonstucke in Liederform,
Op 37 4.49 GMT Delius La Calinda (Koanga) 4.53 GMT Vivaldi Concerto in C, RVII4 5.00 GMT Kuhlau Overture: The Magic Harp 5.11 GMTSchumann Marchenerzahlungen , Op 132 5.27 GMT Rimsky-Korsakov The Three Wonders (Suite: The Tale of TsarSaltan) 5-35 GMTJuon Fairy Tale in A minor, Op 8 5.40 GMT Moniuszko A Dream 5A4 GMT Humperdinck Dream Pantomime (Hansel und Gretel)
5.53 GMT Faure Après un Reve, Op 7 No 15.56 GMT
Grainger Après un Rêve 6.00 GMT Lindblad Drommarne
6.17 GMT Mendelssohn Scherzo (A Midsummer's Night Dream) Grieg Elves ' dance (Lyric Pieces, Book I, No 4)
6.23 GMT Dukas L'Apprenti Sorcier 6.34 GMT Gounod Mab, Reine des Mesonges (Romeo et Juliette, Act 1) 6.37 GMT Glazunov Rêverie in D flat, Op 24 6.41 GMT Arlen, arr O'Dette Caglia a Pass (Somewhere over the Rainbow) Arlen, arr unknown Somewhere over the Rainbow
6.47 GMT Mortelmans Lyrical Poem for small orchestra


Unknown: John Shea.
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
Unknown: Hartmann Sechs Tonstucke
Harp: Gmtschumann Marchenerzahlungen
Unknown: Lindblad Drommarne
Unknown: Grieg Elves
Unknown: O'Dette Caglia
Tamerlane Derek: Lee Ragin (countertenor)
Bajazet: Nigel Robson (tenor)
Asteria: Nancy Argenta (soprano)
Andronicus: Michael Chance (countertenor)
Leo: Rene Schirrer (bass)
Irene Jane: Findlay (mezzo)

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