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: Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Chopin Nocturne in E flat. Op 9 No 2 Maria JoaoPires (piano)
Byrd 0 Lord, Make Thy Servant Elizabeth Choir of Magdalen College Oxford, Fretwork, director Bill Ives
The 48 at 8: Bach Prelude and Fugue in F sharp minor, BWV859(The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book Gustav Leonhardt (harpsichord)
8.30-10.00: Brahms Alto Rhapsody
Christa Ludwig (mezzo), Philharmonia Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Otto Klemperer
Schubert, arr UsztAuf dem Wasser zu singen Jorge Bolet (piano)
Bach Concerto in D minor, BWV1043
Jascha Heifetz and Erick Friedman (violins), New Symphony Orchestra of London, conductor Malcolm Sargent


Piano: Maria Joaopires
Director: Bill Ives
Unknown: Christa Ludwig
Conductor: Otto Klemperer
Piano: Jorge Bolet
Unknown: Jascha Heifetz
Violins: Erick Friedman
Conductor: Malcolm Sargent

: Classical Collection

With Sarah Walker.
Purcell See, Even Night Herself is Here.... Hush No More (The Fairy Queen)
The Sixteen, director Harry Christophers
10.22 Cherubini String Quartet No 5 in F Quartetto David
10.48 Hoist Egdon Heath
Royal Scottish National Orchestra, conductor David Lloyd-Jones
11.01 Elgar Symphony No 2 in E flat LSO, conductor Colin Davis


Unknown: Sarah Walker.
Director: Harry Christophers
Conductor: Colin Davis
Night: Gillian Fisher (soprano)
Mystery: Ann Murray (soprano)
Secrecy: Michael Chance (countertenor)
Sleep: Michael George (bass)

: Composer of the Week: Webern

5/5. Donald Macleod reflects on Webern's intense love of his native Austria, which sustained him through the Second World War until his untimely death at the hand of an American soldier. Variations, Op 30
Ulster Orchestra, conductor Takuo Yuasa Three Songs, Op 25
Halina Lukomska (soprano), Charles Rosen (piano) Im Sommerwind
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Riccardo Chailly Variations for piano, Op 27 Barry Douglas
Cantata No 2, Op 31
Christiane Oelze (soprano), Gerald Finley (bass), BBC Singers, Berlin PO, conductor Pierre Boulez Ideale Landschaft
Svetlana Savenko (soprano), Yuri Polubelov (piano) Repeated at 8.45pm


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: Takuo Yuasa
Soprano: Charles Rosen
Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
Soprano: Christiane Oelze
Soprano: Gerald Finley
Conductor: Pierre Boulez
Conductor: Ideale Landschaft
Soprano: Svetlana Savenko
Soprano: Yuri Polubelov

: Afternoon on 3

Introduced by Louise Fryer.
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert Wall2Wall FiddleFest
The final concert from this year's Wall2Wall FiddleFest in Derry. David Grimal, in the atmospheric candlelit surrounds of St Columb's Cathedral, performs music for solo violin.
Bach Partita No 2 in D minor for solo violin, BWV1004 Bartok Sonata for solo violin
2.00 Ulster Orchestra Summer
Invitation Concerts
Bill Campbell/Greg Caff rev/Rachel Holstead/ Frank Lyons A Four-Part Piece
Ulster Orchestra, conductor Kenneth Montgomery Mozart Regina Coeli , K276
BBC Singers, BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor Stephen Cleobury
Mozart Violin Concerto No 4 in D, K218 Catherine Leonard , Ulster Orchestra, conductor Kenneth Montgomery
Haydn Piano Trio in G, HXV25 (Gypsy Rondo) Kungsbacka Trio
Mozart Concerto in E flat for two pianos, K365
Eduard Kunz and Cedric Tiberghien , BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Otto Tausk Stravinsky Orpheus
Conductor Kenneth Montgomery
Mozart Misericordias Domini , K222
Richard Pearce (organ), BBC Singers, BBC
Concert Orchestra, conductor Stephen Cleobury Haydn Symphony No 103 in E flat (Drum Roll)
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Gianandrea Noseda


Introduced By: Louise Fryer.
Unknown: Frank Lyons
Conductor: Kenneth Montgomery
Conductor: Mozart Regina Coeli
Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
Unknown: Catherine Leonard
Conductor: Kenneth Montgomery
Unknown: Eduard Kunz
Unknown: Cedric Tiberghien
Conductor: Otto Tausk
Conductor: Kenneth Montgomery
Conductor: Mozart Misericordias Domini
Unknown: Richard Pearce
Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents music and arts news.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

The week's final concert from the BBC Scottish
Symphony Orchestra's mini-series The Romantic, the Revolutionary, and the Rebel.
Nelson Freire (piano), Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama Chamber Choir. BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Nan Volkov Liqeti Apparitions
Schumann Piano Concerto in A minor Bartok The Miraculous Mandarin


Piano: Nelson Freire
Conductor: Nan Volkov

: Composer of the Week: Webem

Repeated from 12 noon

: The Verb

Ian McMillan presents a late-night showcase of new writing, performance and global literature. Producer Nicola Holloway


Unknown: Ian McMillan
Producer: Nicola Holloway

: Jazz Library

Continuing his conversation with Sonny Rollins , the first part of which was broadcast during the London Jazz Festival, Alyn Shipton brings the survey of Rollins's recorded output up to date. Including his latest album Sonny Please, the saxophonist looks back at his work from the time of his 50s political protest, the Freedom Suite, by way of his score for the Michael Caine film Alfie, and his association with the Milestone record label that produced his most memorable albums. Producer Alyn Shipton


Unknown: Sonny Rollins
Unknown: Alyn Shipton
Unknown: Michael Caine
Producer: Alyn Shipton

: Jazz on 3

Jez Nelson presents a performance given at the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival, featuring the premiere of UK improv bassist Simon H Fell 's new work Positions and Descriptions. Commissioned by Radio 3 for Jazz on 3, the work explores the area between avant-garde improvisation and contemporary classical music. Simon H Fell is a founding member of the London Improvisers
Orchestra, and has played in ensembles with Derek Bailey , Peter Brotzmann , Lol Coxhill, Orphy Robinson , Joe Morris , and Keith Tippett. Producer Robert Abel


Bassist: Simon H Fell
Music: Simon H Fell
Unknown: Derek Bailey
Unknown: Peter Brotzmann
Unknown: Orphy Robinson
Unknown: Joe Morris
Unknown: Keith Tippett.
Producer: Robert Abel

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe. Mozart Sinfonia Concertante in E flat K297b Patrick Messina (clarinet). Nora Cosmondi (oboe), Philippe Hanon (bassoon), Vincent Leonard (horn).
French National Orchestra, conductor Jaap van Zweden
1.31 Mahler Das klagende Lied 2.35 JS Bach Partita No 6 in E minor, BWV830 3.06 Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet
3.46 Weber Divertimento Assai Facile, Op 38
3.58 Lipovsek Suite No 2 for Strings 4.18 Stanley Organ Concerto in C minor 4.30 Roussel Bacchus et Arianne: Suite No 2. Op 43 4.50 Tallis Gloria (Mass Puer Natus
Est Nobis) 5.00 Grieg Triumphal March (Sigurd Jorsaffar)
5.10 Elgar Serenade in E minor, Op 20 5.22 Roussel Le Jardin Mouille, Op 3 No 2 5.26 Hartmann, arr Gunther/ Teuber Blomstre som en rosengard 5.31 Szymanowski The Fountain of Arethusa, Op 30 5.38 Schubert, orch Webem Six German Dances. D820 5.47 Glinka Overture: Ruslan and Lyudmila 5.53 Granados Spanish Dance No 2 in C minor (Oriental) 5.58 Mozart String Quartet in D, K155 6.08 Musorqsky, orch Ravel Pictures at an Exhibition 6.41 Schmitt Ghanaia 6.48 Handel, arr Steele-Perkins Three Airs from Vauxhall Gardens


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Clarinet: Patrick Messina
Clarinet: Nora Cosmondi
Bassoon: Philippe Hanon
Bassoon: Vincent Leonard

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