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: Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Waldteufel The Skaters' Waltz Monte Carlo PO, conductor Willi Boskovsky Vivaldi Dopo un'Orrida Procella (Ottone)
Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo), II Giardino Armonico , director Giovanni Antonini
Tchaikovsky Theme and Variations (Suite No 4 in G: Mozartiana)
New Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Antal Dorati
8.30-10.00: Beethoven Piano Sonata in E, Op 109 Vladimir Ashkenazy
FerraboscoHexachord Fantasy in Two Parts Fretwork Schumann Der Arme Peter Thomas Hampson (baritone), Wolfgang Sawallisch (piano)

Contributors

Conductor: Willi Boskovsky
Conductor: Vivaldi Dopo
Unknown: Cecilia Bartoli
Unknown: Giardino Armonico
Director: Giovanni Antonini
Conductor: Antal Dorati
Baritone: Wolfgang Sawallisch

: Classical Collection

With Sarah Walker.
Debussy Rapsodie Sigurd Rascher (saxophone), New York Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Leonard Bernstein
10.11 Massenet Ah! Je Suis Seule , Seule Enfin ! ... Dis-Moi Que Je Suis Belle (Thais)
Renee Fleming (soprano), National Orchestra of Bordeaux, Aquitaine, conductor Yves Abel
10.20 Scriabin Preludes , Op 11 Nos 15-22 ArturPizarro (piano)
10.33 Bach Qui Sedes. ... Cum Sancto Spiritu
(Mass in B minor) Michael Chance (alto), Stephen Varcoe (bass), Sophia McKenna (oboe d'amore),
Michael Thompson (horn), Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, director John Eliot Gardiner
10.46 Strauss Transformation Scene (Daphne)
Renee Fleming (soprano), LSO, conductor Georg Solti
10.58 Beethoven Quintet in E flat, Op 16
Heinz Holliger (oboe), Eduard Brunner (clarinet), Hermann Baumann (horn), Klaus Thunemann (bassoon), Alfred Brendel (piano)
11.28 Nielsen Clarinet Concerto
Olle Schill, Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, conductor Myung-Whun Chung

Contributors

Unknown: Sarah Walker.
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
Unknown: Je Suis Seule
Unknown: Seule Enfin
Soprano: Renee Fleming
Conductor: Yves Abel
Conductor: Scriabin Preludes
Piano: Bach Qui Sedes.
Bass: Stephen Varcoe
Bass: Sophia McKenna
Horn: Michael Thompson
Director: John Eliot Gardiner
Soprano: Renee Fleming
Conductor: Georg Solti
Oboe: Heinz Holliger
Oboe: Eduard Brunner
Horn: Hermann Baumann
Horn: Klaus Thunemann
Bassoon: Alfred Brendel
Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung

: Composer of the Week:Purcell's Contemporaries

3/5. Secular music also flourished in the English Restoration court as music was placed increasingly high up the list of royal entertainment. Donald Macleod surveys the requirements placed on composers to the royal family.
Purcell Dido 's Lament: When I Am Laid in Earth (Dido and Aeneas) Veronique Gens (soprano), Les Arts Florissants, director William Christie John Blow Venus and Adonis (Act 3)
Rosemary Joshua (soprano), Gerald Finley
(baritone), Clare College Chapel Choir, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, director Rene Jacobs Henry Lawes/William Lawes/Corbetta/Wilson Henry Lawes's Select Ayres and Dialogues (excerpts) Paul Hillier (singer), Nigel North (lute/theorbo/guitar) Louis Grabu Suite in G (Valentinian) Parley of Instruments Renaissance Violin Band, director Peter Holman Repeated at 8.45pm
RT DIRECT: Purcell's Dido and Aeneas, performed by a cast that includes Kirsten Flagstad and Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, is available for E599 including pip. Send cheque payable to Selections to: [address removed]. Phone [number removed] (national rate), quoting [number removed], or visit www.selections.com/rtdirect

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Purcell Dido
Soprano: Veronique Gens
Director: William Christie
Director: John Blow Venus
Soprano: Rosemary Joshua
Soprano: Gerald Finley
Director: Rene Jacobs

: Afternoon on 3

Introduced by Penny Gore .
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
Tchaikovsky and the Russians
2/4. Soprano Marina Poplavskaya is joined by pianist Richard Herrington for the second recital in this series from Perth Concert Hall.
Musorgsky Nursery Songs
Rachmaninov Six Songs, Op 38
Tchaikovsky Night, Op 60 No 9; Wild Nights, Op 60 No 6; That Was in the Early Spring,
Op 38 No 2; Does the Day Reign, Op 47 No 6
2.00 BBC Orchestras
Martinu Suite: The Butterfly That Stamped BBC
Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Han Volkov Dvorak Cello Concerto in B minor. Op 104 Christian Poltera , BBC Scottish SO, conductor Nan Volkov Schubert Piano Quintet in A, D667 (Trout)
Alina Ibragimova (violin), Antoine Tamestit (viola), Christian Poltera (cello), Luis Cabrera (double bass), Martin Helmchen (piano)
Bartok Concerto for Orchestra BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Nan Volkov
Falla El Sombrero de Tres Picos: Suite No 1
BBC Scottish SO, conductor Baldur Bronnimann
Britten Serenade for tenor, horn and strings Andrew Kennedy (tenor), David Flack (horn), BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Stefan Solyom

Contributors

Introduced By: Penny Gore
Soprano: Marina Poplavskaya
Pianist: Richard Herrington
Conductor: Han Volkov
Unknown: Christian Poltera
Conductor: Nan Volkov
Violin: Alina Ibragimova
Violin: Antoine Tamestit
Cello: Christian Poltera
Cello: Luis Cabrera
Piano: Martin HelmcHen
Conductor: Nan Volkov
Conductor: Falla El Sombrero
Conductor: Baldur Bronnimann
Conductor: Britten Serenade
Tenor: Andrew Kennedy
Tenor: David Flack
Conductor: Stefan Solyom

: In Tune

Presented by Sean Rafferty.

Contributors

Presented By: Sean Rafferty.

: Performance on 3

Tom Service introduces the last of six recordings from the BBC Archive celebrating 40 years of Radio 3. Pierre Boulez 's reign as chief conductor (1971-75) is widely thought of as a high point in the orchestra's history. Tonight's concert was recorded in Yokohama in 1975 as part of a Japanese tour. Jan DeGaetani (mezzo), BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Pierre Boulez Webern Passacaglia
Harrison Birtwistle Nenia on the Death of Orpheus Ravel Daphnis et Chloe

Contributors

Unknown: Pierre Boulez
Unknown: Jan Degaetani
Conductor: Pierre Boulez
Conductor: Webern Passacaglia
Conductor: Harrison Birtwistle Nenia

: Composer of the Week: Purcell'sContemporaries

Repeated from 12 noon

: Night Waves

Isabel Hilton is joined by Simon Schama , who explains why he thinks a new translation of Tolstoy's War and Peace further enhances for English-speaking readers a great novel. Producer Aasiya Lodhi

Contributors

Unknown: Isabel Hilton
Unknown: Simon Schama
Producer: Aasiya Lodhi

: Artist Focus

Soprano Renee Fleming begins tonight's sequence by singing jazz with pianist Fred Hersch. Presented by Tom Service. EMAIL: artistfocus@bbc.couk

Contributors

Soprano: Renee Fleming
Pianist: Fred Hersch.

: The Essay

Lingua Franca
3/4. English Spoken Here. With all-German academic conferences now being conducted exclusively in English, Michael Rosen explores the world of non-native English speakers in Europe.

Contributors

Unknown: Lingua Franca
Unknown: Michael Rosen

: Late Junction

Verity Sharp presents music from the 17th century by Denis Gaultier , played by lutenist Anthony Bailes.

Contributors

Unknown: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Denis Gaultier
Unknown: Anthony Bailes.

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe. Beethoven, arr Bierling Marcia
Funèbre: Symphony No 3 in E flat (Eroica) 1.05 Wilms Die Schlacht von Waterloo Geert Bierling (organ) 1.14 Boqaert Sonatine Libre pour orgue 1.23 Fetis Messe Dimanche Ad van Sleuwen (organ) 1.27 Litzau Choral-Bearbeitung
UberJesu, nun sei gepreiset, Op 36 No 6 1.32 Wolf Fantasia on Psalm 331.41 Reger Praludium in D minor, Op 65 No 6 Cor Ardesch (organ) 1.49 Schubert Winterreise , D911
2.58 Dvorak Trio in E minor (Dumky), Op 90 3.33 Mozart Sinfonia Concertante in E flat, K364 4.07 Faure Nocturne in C sharp minor, Op 74 4.15 Stenhammar Four
Stockholm Poems, Op 38 4.26 Rossini Introduction,
Theme and Variations 4.38 Hellendaal Cello Sonata, Op 5 No 7 4.49 Schubert Quartet satz in C minor, D103
5.00 Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 2 in F, BWV1047
5.11 Reutter Ecce Quomodo Moritur Justus 5.19 Saint-Saens Etude in D flat, Op 52 No 6 5.26 Schubert Ballet music: Rosamunde 5.34 Saint-Saens Havanaise
5.43 Kuffner Clarinet Quintet in B flat, Op 32
5.53 Stravinsky Mass for Chorus and wind instruments
6.12 Debussy, arr Luc Brewaeys Brouillards : Feuilles Mortes (Preludes Book 2) 6.19 Mozart String Quartet in D minor, K4216.47 Telemann Flute Concerto in D

Contributors

Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Litzau Choral-Bearbeitung
Unknown: Wolf Fantasia
Unknown: Reger Praludium
Unknown: Schubert Winterreise
Unknown: Bach Brandenburg
Unknown: Saens Etude
Unknown: Saint-Saens Havanaise
Unknown: Luc Brewaeys Brouillards








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