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: Rob Cowan

Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Nicolai Overture: The Merry Wives of Windsor The 48 at 8: Bach Prelude and Fugue in C, BWV870 (The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2) Corelli Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op 6 No 8
8.30-10.00: Grieg Lyric Pieces for piano (Book 3, Op 43) Beethoven Overture: Konig Stephan Tchaikovsky Voyevoda , Op 78
Schubert Impromptu in C minor, D899 No 1

Contributors

Unknown: Konig Stephan
Unknown: Tchaikovsky Voyevoda

: Classical Collection

Presented by James Jolly.
Peter Cornelius Weihnachtslieder , Op 8
Olaf Bar (baritone), Helmut Deutsch (piano)
10.15 Wagner Siegfried Idyll
Members of the Vienna PO, conductor Georg Solti
10.45 Three American Carols Leontyne Price,
Jessye Norman and Kathleen Battle (sopranos)
10.56 Messiaen Les Mages ; Dieu parmi Nous (La Nativité du Seigneur) Marie-Claire Alain (organ)
11.12 Perotin Alleluia Nativitas
Hilliard Ensemble, conductor Paul Hillier
11.21 Penderecki Symphony No 2 (Christmas Symphony) North German RSO, conductor Krzysztof Penderecki

Contributors

Presented By: James Jolly.
Presented By: Peter Cornelius Weihnachtslieder
Baritone: Helmut Deutsch
Piano: Wagner Siegfried
Conductor: Georg Solti
Unknown: Jessye Norman
Sopranos: Kathleen Battle
Sopranos: Messiaen Les Mages
Unknown: Marie-Claire Alain
Unknown: Perotin Alleluia Nativitas
Conductor: Paul Hillier
Conductor: Krzysztof Penderecki

: Composer of the Week: Coates

2/5. Suites for My Sweetheart. With Donald Macleod. Miniature Suite BBC Philharmonic/Rumon Gamba Suite: From the Countryside
BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor John Wilson Overture: The Merrymakers
LSO, conductor Charles Mackerras Valse (The Three Bears)
BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor John Wilson Four Ways Suite Slovak RSO/Andrew Penny
By the Sleepy Lagoon LSO/Charles Mackerras Repeated at 9.25pm

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Conductor: John Wilson
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Conductor: John Wilson

: Afternoon on 3

With Penny Gore.
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
The Beethoven Plus series from LSO St Luke's. Szymanowski Quartet
Beethoven String Quartet in G, Op 18 No 2 Haydn String Quartet in F Op 77 No 2
Bartok, arr Skoryk Romanian Folk Dances, Sz56
2.00 A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols Yesterday's service from the Chapel of King's College, Cambridge. Once in Royal David's City
(desc Cleobury). Bidding Prayer read by the Dean. Glory to the Christ Child (Alan Bullard ). First Lesson: Genesis 3, vv8-15; 17-19, read by a Chorister. This is the Truth (Herefordshire carol, arr Vaughan Williams). Adam Lay Ybounden (Boris Ord). Second Lesson: Genesis 22, vv15-18, read by a choral scholar. Sai sveta nakti (Latvian carol, arr Cleobury). In Dulci Jubilo (arr de Pearsall). Third Lesson: Isaiah 9, v2; vv6-7, read by a representative of the Cambridge churches. Now Comes the Dawn (Brett Dean) (first performance, King's College commission). 0 Little Town of Bethlehem (arr Vaughan Williams/
Armstrong). Fourth Lesson: Isaiah 11, vvl- 3a; 4a: 6-9, read by a representative of the city of Cambridge. Det ar en ros utsprungen (arr Sandstrom). A
Spotless Rose (Philip Ledger). Fifth Lesson: Luke 1, vv26-35; 38, read by a representative of Eton College. Gabriel's Message (arr Pettman).
Bogoroditse Dyevo (Arvo Part). Sixth Lesson:
Luke 2, v1; w3-7, read by the Chaplain. I Sing the Birth (Elgar). A Babe Is Born (Mathias). Seventh Lesson: Luke 2, vv8-16, read by the director of music.
Dormi, Jesu! (Rutter). While Shepherds Watched
(desc Cleobury). Eighth Lesson: Matthew 2, vv1-12, read by a Fellow. The Three Kings (Cornelius, arr Atkins). Ding Dong Merrily on High (arr Wilberg). Ninth Lesson: John 1, vvH4, read by the Provost. 0 Come, All Ye Faithful (desc Cleobury). Collect and Blessing. Hark! the Herald Angels Sing (desc Cleobury). Organ voluntaries: In Dulci Jubilo, BWV729
(Bach); Sortie on In Dulce Jubilo (David Briggs ) (first performance). Director of music Stephen Cleobury. Organ scholar Peter Stevens. Repeated from yesterday on Radio 4

Contributors

Unknown: Alan Bullard
Unknown: Dulci Jubilo
Unknown: David Briggs
Music: Stephen Cleobury.
Unknown: Peter Stevens.

: Bayreuth Ring Cycle 2007

Wagner Die Walkure: Act 1 (Der Ring des
Nibelungen) See tomorrow for cast details.
Bayreuth Festival Orchestra/Christian Thielemann Buxtehude Organ music Byne Bryndorf (organ of St Mary's Church, Helsingor, Denmark)

Contributors

Music: Byne Bryndorf

: Luciano Pavarotti: the Voice Discovered

2/5. Sean Rafferty looks at the roles Pavarotti sang in his early career, in conversation with conductors Richard Bonynge and Edward Downes , soprano Joan Sutherland , and director John Copley. Including music by Verdi, Donizetti and Bellini. Producer Janet Tuppen

Contributors

Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Conductors: Richard Bonynge
Conductors: Edward Downes
Soprano: Joan Sutherland
Director: John Copley.
Producer: Janet Tuppen

: New Generation Artists

Introduced by Verity Sharp.
Quilter Love's Philosophy: 0 Mistress Mine: Take, 0 Take Those Lips Away: Go, Lovely Rose; Fear No More the Heat o'the Sun
Allan Clayton (tenor), Roger Vignoles (piano) Dvorak Bagatelles Aronowitz Ensemble
Leonid Chizhik Fantasy Variations on a theme of Mozart Gwilym Simcock (piano), Scottish Ensemble

Contributors

Introduced By: Verity Sharp.
Tenor: Allan Clayton
Tenor: Roger Vignoles
Piano: Mozart Gwilym SimcOck

: BBC Proms 2007

Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela, conductor Gustavo Dudamel
Shostakovich Symphony No 10
Bernstein Symphonic Dances (West Side Story) Ginastera Suite: Estancia Arturo Marquez DanzonNo2 2 Moncayo Huapango

Contributors

Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel

: Composer of the Week: Coates

Repeated from 12 noon

: BBC Proms 2007

Introduced by Andrew McGregor.
Carolyn Sampson (soprano), Robin Blaze
(countertenor), Gerd TOrk (tenor), Peter Kooy (bass), Bach Collegium Japan, conductor Masaaki Suzuki Bach Cantata No 78: Jesu, der du meine Seele:
Cantata No 179: Siehe zu, dass deine Gottesfurcht nicht Heuchelei sei: Cantata No 200: Bekennen will ich seinen Namen; Mass in G, BWV236

Contributors

Introduced By: Andrew McGregor.
Soprano: Carolyn Sampson
Soprano: Robin Blaze
Tenor: Gerd Tork
Tenor: Peter Kooy
Conductor: Masaaki Suzuki

: Late Junction

Verity Sharp introduces an uninterrupted sequence of music for the end of Christmas Day. EMAIL: late.junction@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Introduces: Verity Sharp

: Through the Night

With John Shea. Wesstrom Trio Sonata in D Agrell Cello Sonata No 2 in A Roman Sonata No 5 in E minor Agrell Harpsichord Sonata No 5 in D Roman Sonata No 8 in A
1.59 Adams Harmonium 2.34 Linko Piano Concerto No 2 2.53 La Cour Hodie Christus Natus Est 2.56
Mozart Callimathias Musicum, K32 3.12 Grieg Five songs
3.35 Zarebski, orch Maklakiewicz Danses Polonaises
4.01 Chopin Polonaises: in A, Op 40 No I; in A flat, Op 53
4.12 Kerle Agnus Dei 4.16 Purcell Chacony in G minor
4.26 Gafurius Virgo Constans Decolatur 4.28 AmbrosiO Rostibolo Gioioso 4.34 Ford Wassails and Lullabies 4.53 Moniuszko Polonaise in E flat 5.00 Contant L'Aurore
5.12 Hartmann 6 Characteerstykker med indledende
Smaavers at HC Andersen, Op 50 5.25 Jurjans Barcarola: Beggar's Dance 5.32 Adam Cantique de Noel 5.36
Cornelius, arr Watson Henderson Three Kings 5.39
Kerckhoven Rejoice Greatly, 0 Daughter of Zion (Messiah)
5.50 Dvorak Slavonic Dances: in E minor, Op 72 No 2: in F, Op 72 No 3 6.00 Bach Cantata No 202: Weichet nur, betrubte Schatten 6.20 Tchaikovsky The Snow Maiden (excerpts) 6.35 Lipinski Variations de Bravoure sur une Romance Militaire in D, Op 22 6.46 Brahms Geistliches Wiegenlied, Op 91 No 2 6.52 Reger Maria Wiegenlied, Op 76 No 52 6.54 Wlren Marcia (Serenade for Strings, Op 11)

Contributors

Unknown: John Shea.








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