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: Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Vivaldi Trio in G minor, RV85 Pepe Romero (guitar), I
Musici Mozart Fantasia in C minor, K475 Alfred Brendel (piano)
8.00-9.00: The 48 at 8: Bach: Prelude and Fugue in D minor, BWV875 (The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2) Rosalyn Tureck (piano)
Donizetti, arr Malibran Prendi , per Me Sei Libero (L'Elisir d'Amore) Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo),
Orchestra La Scintilla, conductor Adam Fischer
9.00-10.00: Chopin Nocturne in D flat, Op 27 No 2 Elisabeth Leonskaja (piano)
Purcell My Heart Is Inditing Choir and Orchestra of Collegium Vocale, director Philippe Herreweghe

Contributors

Guitar: Pepe Romero
Unknown: Musici Mozart Fantasia
Piano: Alfred Brendel
Piano: Rosalyn Tureck
Unknown: Malibran Prendi
Unknown: Cecilia Bartoli
Conductor: Adam Fischer
Piano: Elisabeth Leonskaja
Director: Philippe Herreweghe

: lain Burnside

A new-year edition celebrating the past 12 months in music. Guests, including Mitsuko Uchida and Fiona Shaw , raise their glasses with lain Burnside, looking back over the year and discussing their musical Choices. EMAIL: burnside@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Mitsuko Uchida
Unknown: Fiona Shaw

: Private Passions

Michael Berkeley 's guest today is the actor and comedian Lenny Henry , who is currently finding great delight in exploring classical music alongside music he grew up with, such as Elvis Presley , Louis Prima and Stevie Wonder. His recent discoveries include an aria from Donizetti's La Fille du Regiment sung by the lyric tenor Juan Diego Florez , a Mozart piano sonata played by Glenn Gould , and an exquisite song by Ginastera, sung by the mezzo Bernarda Fink.

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Lenny Henry
Unknown: Elvis Presley
Unknown: Louis Prima
Unknown: Stevie Wonder.
Tenor: Juan Diego Florez
Played By: Glenn Gould
Unknown: Bernarda Fink.

: The Early Music Show

Lucie Skeaping introduces a programme devoted to a collection of 17th-century German instrumental music known as Das Partiturbuch Ludwig.
Assembled by Jacob Ludwig as a birthday present for his patron Duke August of Gotha, the collection features composers from all over Germany, including Antonio Bertali , Johann Nicolai , Johann Schmelzer , Adam Drese , Samuel Capricornus and Nathanael Schnittelbach. Producer Les Pratt

Contributors

Unknown: Das Partiturbuch Ludwig.
Unknown: Jacob Ludwig
Unknown: Antonio Bertali
Unknown: Johann Nicolai
Unknown: Johann Schmelzer
Unknown: Adam Drese
Unknown: Samuel Capricornus
Unknown: Nathanael Schnittelbach.

: Radio 3 Requests

Double bass player Chi-chi Nwanoku presents the weekly selection of listeners' favourites. ADDRESS: Radio 3 Requests, BBC Wales, CF5 2Y0
Phone: [number removed] (calls from a landline cost no more than 8p per min) EMAIL: radio3requests@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Chi-Chi Nwanoku

: Choral Evensong

From St Thomas Church, Fifth Avenue, New York. Introit: Unto Us Is Born a Son (John Tavener ). Responses: Holmes. Psalm 8 (Corfe). First
Reading: Zechariah 2, vv10-13. Carol: All My Heart This Night Rejoices (Ebeling). Canticles: Latin Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis (Tallis). Second Reading: Matthew 1, vv18-25. Homily: The Rev Andrew Mead. Anthem: Verbum Caro Factum Est (Sheppard). Hymn: See amid the Winter's
Snow (Goss). Organ Voluntary: Toccata-Prelude on Vom Himmel hoch (Garth Edmundson ). Organist and director of music John Scott. Associate organist Jeremy S Bruns.

Contributors

Unknown: John Tavener
Unknown: Andrew Mead.
Unknown: Vom Himmel
Organist: Garth Edmundson
Music: John Scott.
Organist: Jeremy S Bruns.

: Discovering Music

Stephen Johnson is joined by pianist
Ronan O'Hora and the Ulster Orchestra, conducted by George Vass , for an exploration of Grieg's Piano Concerto in A minor.

Contributors

Unknown: Stephen Johnson
Pianist: Ronan O'Hora
Conducted By: George Vass

: The Choir

Aled Jones is joined by conductor Richard Hickox.

Contributors

Unknown: Aled Jones
Conductor: Richard Hickox.

: Drama on 3: All's Well that Ends Well

Shakespeare's play, which opens in France at the estate of the Countess of Rousillon, tells of the extraordinary, sometimes questionable lengths a young woman will go to to win the hand of the young man she loves. Helena, a waiting-woman and ward of the Countess, has set her sights on Bertram, the Countess's son. Music written and performed by Neil Brand. Producer/Director Peter Kavanagh

Contributors

Unknown: Neil Brand.
Helena: Emma Fielding
Countess: Sian Phillips
Widow: Miriam Margolyes
King: Richard Griffiths
Lafew: George Baker
Parolles: Simon Russell Beale
Duke: David Timson
Bertram: Carl Prekopp
Steward/Soldier: Ian Masters
Clown: Ewan Bailey
Diana: Helen Longworth
Mariana: Emma Field-Rayner
Lord: Iwan Thomas
Gent: Gerard McDermott
Soldier/Gent: Ben Onwukwe
Gent/Lord: Peter Darney

: Sunday Feature: Oscar in America

One hundred and twenty-five years ago this month, Oscar Wilde sailed for England after a visit to America that proved seminal toward his development into one of the literary greats. Owen Dudley Edwards recounts how a trip to promote a comic opera turned into a year-long tour that educated America not only about aesthetic ideas, but also about Wilde himself. Aided in the promotion of his image by a devoted press, Wilde gave 140 lectures over 260 days, met leading figures from government, arts and culture, and created a legacy both for an emerging nation and for himself as an emerging writer. In Leadville,
Colorado, he told the silver miners of Renaissance craftsmanship, and declared them the best-dressed men in America; but did he really declare his genius to the New York Customs, and if not, does it matter? Mingling epigrams, history, and literary lore are Oscar's grandson Merlin Holland , tour guide John Cooper , historian Mary Warner
Blanchard and critic Declan Kiberd. Producer Chris spurr

Contributors

Unknown: Oscar Wilde
Unknown: Owen Dudley Edwards
Unknown: Merlin Holland
Unknown: John Cooper
Unknown: Mary Warner
Unknown: Declan Kiberd.

: Words and Music

The Ringing Grooves of Change
Works on the theme of revolution and change, including poetry by Blake, Shelley, Clough and Yeats, plus music by Shostakovich, Mosolov and Berlioz. EMAIL: wordsandmusic@bbc.co.uk
For details of the music and verse heard in this programme, visitwww.bbc.co.uk/radio3/wordsandmusic

: The Early Music Show

Catherine Bott , with viol player John Bryan , presents highlights from a concert featuring Stile Antico and the Rose Consort of Viols that focuses on an apparent contradiction in William Byrd 's output. Producer Chris Wines

Contributors

Unknown: Catherine Bott
Unknown: John Bryan
Unknown: Stile Antico
Unknown: William Byrd

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe. Haydn The Creation, H XXI
Barbara Bonney (soprano), Jane Bertelsen (mezzo), Werner Giira and Johan Reuter (tenors), Danish National Choir, Vocal Ensemble and Symphony Orchestra, conductor Thomas Dausgaard
2.42 Chopin Ballade No 4 in F minor, Op 52
2.53 Thuille Piano Sextet in B flat, Op 6
3.23 Bartok Dance Suite
3.39 Beethoven Five Scottish and Irish Folk Songs, WoO 152/20 3.54 Walton Violin Concerto
4.24 Clara Schumann Scherzo in D minor, Op 10 No 1
4.29 Mozart Symphony No 17 G, C, K129
4.48 Suppe Overture: Poet and Peasant
5.00 Mozart Overture: Don Giovanni
5.06 Musorqsky Softly the Spirit Flew
5.09 Dowland The Lady Clifton's Spirit
5.11 Humperdinck Dream Pantomime (Hansel and Gretel)
5.20 Mendelssohn, arr Rachmanlnov Scherzo (A Midsummer Night's Dream)
5.25 Mednis Aria (Suite No 1)
5.31 Janequin Escoutez Tous Gentilz (La Bataille de Marignon/La Guerre)
5.39 Vivaldi Bassoon Concerto in A minor, RV479
5.52 Janacek The Fiddler's Child
6.06 Bach Violin Concerto in E, BWV1042
6.23 Dvorak Suite in A, Op 98b
6.43 Mozart Flute Quartet in C, K171

Contributors

Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Soprano: Barbara Bonney
Soprano: Jane Bertelsen
Unknown: Werner Giira
Tenors: Johan Reuter
Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard








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