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: Martin Handley

Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Hoist Nunc Dimittis
Gabrieli Consort , conductor Paul McCreesh Mozart Adagio in B flat, K411 Netherlands Wind Ensemble
8.00-9.00: The 48 at 8: Bach Prelude and Fugue in C minor, BWV847 (The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1) Ralph Kirkpatrick (clavichord) Liadov Kikimora , Op 63 Russian National Orchestra, conductor Mikhail Pletnev
9.00-10.00: Tormis Bridge of Song
Estonian Radio Choir, conductor Toomas Kapten Ravel Valses Nobles et Sentimentales Boston Symphony Orchestra, conductor Bernard Haitink

Contributors

Conductor: Gabrieli Consort
Conductor: Paul McCreesh
Conductor: Mozart Adagio
Unknown: Ralph Kirkpatrick
Unknown: Liadov Kikimora
Conductor: Mikhail Pletnev
Conductor: Bernard Haitink

: lain Burnside

lain Burnside wraps up warm with Tchaikovsky's Winter Daydreams symphony, Purcell's Fairy Queen and works by Liszt and Debussy. EMAIL: burnside@bbc.co.uk

: Private Passions

Michael Berkeley talks to John Nickson , director of the Tate Foundation, and previously director of development at English National Opera, who has spent much of his career dealing with the sensitive issue of arts sponsorship by businesses or individuals. His operatic choices include excerpts from
Wagner's Die Walkure and Berg's Wozzeck, as well as symphonies by Sibelius, Bruckner and Elgar, a Bach cantata, and a piano piece by Janacek.

Contributors

Talks: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: John Nickson

: The Early Music Show

The year 1685 is sometimes considered to be an annus mirabilis, because it saw the birth of Handel, Bach and Domenico Scarlatti. Catherine Bott explores the context of the musical world into which the trio were born. Music includes works by Purcell, Corelli, Bononciniand Lully. producer Rebecca Bean

Contributors

Unknown: Domenico Scarlatti.
Unknown: Catherine Bott
Unknown: Bononciniand Lully.

: Radio 3 Requests

Chi-chi Nwanoku introduces requests for harpsichord, piano, organ and classical accordion music. Pianist Stephen Hough is this week's guest requester and he pays tribute to the celebrated Polish pianist Ignaz Friedman.
ADDRESS: Radio 3 Requests, BBC Wales, CF5 2Y0
Phone: [number removed] (calls from a landline cost no more than 8p a minute) EMAIL: radio3requestsi@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Pianist: Stephen Hough
Pianist: Ignaz Friedman.

: A Service for Advent with Carols

Live from the Chapel of St John's College,
Cambridge. Advent Prose (plainsong). Processional Hymn: 0 Come, 0 Come,
Emmanuel (Veni Emmanuel). Bidding Prayer. Carol: Adam Lay Ybounden (Warlock). I: The Message of Advent. Sentence and Collect.
Antiphons: 0 Sapientia; 0 Adonai. First Lesson: Isaiah 11, vv1-5. Anthem: A Hymn of St Columba (Britten). Second Lesson: 1 Thessalonians 5, vv1-11. Anthem: Vigilate (Byrd). II: The Word of God.
Sentence and Collect. Antiphons: 0 Radix Jesse; 0 Clavis David. Carol: Out of Your Sleep (Anthony Milner ). Third Lesson: Micah 4, vv1-4. Carol: The Truth from Above (Vaughan Williams). Fourth Lesson: Luke 4, vv14-21. Hymn: Come, Thou
Long-Expected Jesus (Cross of Jesus). III: The Prophetic Call. Sentence and Collect. Antiphons: 0 Oriens; 0 Rex Gentium. Carol: Laetentur Coeli (Mathias). Fifth Lesson: Malachi 3, vvl-7. Carol: E'en So, Lord Jesus, Quickly Come (Paul Manz ). Sixth Lesson: Matthew 3, vvi-11. Hymn: On
Jordan's Bank the Baptist's Cry (Winchester
New). IV: The Christ Bearer. Sentence and Collect. Antiphon: 0 Emmanuel. Motet: Ave Maria
(Victoria). Seventh Lesson: Luke 1, vv39-49.
Carol: There Is No Rose (Joubert). Magnificat: Chichester Service (Walton). Eighth Lesson:
John 3, vv1-8. Sentence and Christmas Collect. Carol: Benedicamus Domino (Warlock). Hymn: Lo! He Comes with Clouds Descending
(Helmsley). College Prayer and Blessing. Organ Voluntary: Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV645 (Bach). Senior organ student
Leon Charles. Director of music Andrew Nethsingha.

Contributors

Unknown: Clavis David.
Unknown: Anthony Milner
Unknown: Paul Manz
Unknown: Leon Charles.
Music: Andrew Nethsingha.

: Discovering Music

Stephen Johnson analyses Elgar's Cello Concerto, with the help of cellist Christian Poltera and the BBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Alexander Briger.

Contributors

Unknown: Stephen Johnson
Unknown: Christian Poltera
Conducted By: Alexander Briger.

: The Choir

Aled Jones discusses the choral scene in Ireland with choral conductor Donal Doherty and arts consultant Liz Powell.

Contributors

Unknown: Aled Jones
Conductor: Donal Doherty
Unknown: Liz Powell.

: Drama on 3: Soldiers in the Sun

By award-winning poet Michael Symmonds Roberts. A dramatised exploration of post-traumatic stress disorder in troops. Also featuring a documentary with contributions from psychiatrists Professor Simon Wessely , Martin Baggaley ,
Morgan O'Connell and Air Commodore Paul Evans , director of Healthcare for the Ministry of Defence.
Producer Susan Roberts

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Symmonds
Unknown: Professor Simon Wessely
Unknown: Martin Baggaley
Unknown: Paul Evans
Producer: Susan Roberts
Capt Shepperton: Adrian Bower
Doctor: Deborah McAndrew
Matt: Thomas Morrison
Sol: Tom Attwood
Samsour: Nikhil Parmar
Girl: Emily Armltage

: Sunday Feature: Liquid Living

Paul Bennun goes on a seven-day digital diet in which news, food, entertainment and social life are all accessed solely through the portal of his computer screen. From his desktop he interviews critic and writer Howard Rheingold , sociologist and author Zygmunt Bauman , "cybershrink"
Sherry Turkle and science-fiction writer
William Gibson to assess the social implications and cultural ramifications of a life lived online. Producer Joby Waldman

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Bennun
Unknown: Howard Rheingold
Unknown: Zygmunt Bauman
Unknown: Sherry Turkle
Unknown: William Gibson
Producer: Joby Waldman

: Words and Music

From London to Paris
Sophie Okonedo and Kenneth Cranham read a selection of poetry and prose about Paris and London. Including writings by Samuel Johnson , Wordsworth, Verlaine, George Orwell and Fleur Adcock , plus music by Gibbons, Noël Coward, Elgar, Pierre Boulez and Yves Montand. EMAIL: wordsandmusic@bbc.co.uk
For details of the music and verse heard in this programme, visitwww.bbc.co.uk/radio3/wordsandmusic

Contributors

Unknown: Kenneth Cranham
Unknown: Samuel Johnson
Unknown: George Orwell
Unknown: Fleur Adcock
Unknown: Pierre Boulez
Unknown: Yves Montand.

: The Early Music Show

Lucie Skeaping delves into the riddles behind Bach's Art of Fugue. Producer Sam Philips

Contributors

Producer: Sam Philips

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. Brahms Ein Deutsches Requiem Valeri Popova (soprano), Nikola Vasilev (baritone),
Svetoslav Obretonov National Philharmonic Choir, Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Konstantin Iliev
2.21 Chopin Mazurka in B minor, Op 33 No 4
2.27 CPE Bach Six Sonatas for two flutes, two clarinets, two french horns and bassoon 2.47 Scriabin Piano
Concerto in F sharp minor 3.18 Dvorak Song to the Moon (Rusalka) 3.25 Raitio Moonlight on Jupiter, Op 24
3.38 Sibelius En Saga 4.00 Weber Rondo Brillante in E flat, (La Gaiete) 4.06 Milhaud La Creation du Monde
4.25 Pergolesi Violin Sonata in G 4.33 G Gabrieli Deus in Nomine Tuo 4.38 Dvorak Overture: In Nature's Realm
4.54 Schubert, arr Schonherr Marche Militaire No in in D733 5.00 Brahms, arr Squarcia Three Hungarian Dances, WoO 1, Nos 1,3 and 5 5.08 Bartok Three
Hungarian Folk Songs 5.13 Frano Matusic Two Croatian Folk Songs 5.19 Strauss Horn Concerto No 1 in E flat,
Op 115.36 Poulenc Mass in G 5.52 Kreisler Praeludium and Allegro 5.57 Paganini Moses-Fantasie
6.06 Uros Krek String Sextet on a theme by Frank Martin
6.24 Mozart Divertimento in B flat, K439b No2
6.40 Bach Orchestral Suite No 4 in D, BWV1069

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Soprano: Valeri Popova
Soprano: Nikola Vasilev
Conductor: Konstantin Iliev
Unknown: Frank Martin








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