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: Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Bruckner Locus Iste
Polyphony, conductor Stephen Layton
Vivaldi Violin Concerto in E, RV264 Anton Steck , Modo Antiquo , director Federico Maria Sardelli
The 48 at 8: Bach Prelude and Fugue in F sharp minor, BWV883 (The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2) Angela Hewitt (piano)
8.30-10.00: Ibert Chamber Concerto
Claude Delangle (alto saxophone), Singapore Symphony Orchestra, conductor Lan Shui
Liszt Hungarian Rhapsody No 2 in C sharp minor Lang Lang (piano)
Arvo Part Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten Stuttgart State Orchestra, conductor Dennis Russell Davies

Contributors

Conductor: Stephen Layton
Unknown: Anton Steck
Unknown: Modo Antiquo
Director: Federico Maria Sardelli
Piano: Angela Hewitt
Unknown: Claude Delangle
Piano: Lang Lang
Conductor: Dennis Russell Davies

: Classical Collection

Presented by Sarah Walker.
Strauss Don Juan Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Clemens Krauss
10.17 Nielsen Wind Quintet Melos Ensemble
10.42 Elgar Variations on an Original Theme
(Enigma) Philharmonia, conductor John Barbirolli
11.14 Debussy Préludes (excerpts)
11.30 Wagner Das Rheingold (excerpt)
As recommended in Saturday's CD Review.

Contributors

Presented By: Sarah Walker.
Presented By: Strauss Don Juan
Conductor: Clemens Krauss
Conductor: John Barbirolli
Unknown: Wagner Das Rheingold

: Composer of the Week:George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

1/5. Donald MacLeod embarks on a walk through Handel's London, beginning by visiting the composer's home of 36 years and its immediate environs, In addition to exploring the Handel
House Museum on Brook Street, he stops off at nearby St George 's Hanover Square, the church in which Handel worshipped, played the organ and rented a pew. The final stop is Carlisle Street in Soho and the 18th-century offices of Private Eye magazine, where art director Tony Rushton talks about his passion for former resident JC Smith , Handel's friend and amanuensis.
Hallelujah Chorus (Messiah) English Concert and Choir, director Trevor Pinnock (harpsichord) Verdi Prati ; Mi Lusinga ; Sta nell'lrcana (Alcina) Ann Murray (mezzo), Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, conductor Charles Mackerras Honour and Arms Scorn Such a Foe (Samson) Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone), Scottish Chamber Orchestra, conductor Charles Mackerras Fugue in B flat Jennifer Bate (organ)
The Triumph of Time and Truth (excerpt)
Gillian Fisher (soprano), Charles Brett (countertenor), Stephen Varcoe (bass), London Handel Choir and Orchestra, conductor Denys Darlow Repeated at 8.45pm
RT DIRECT: Handel Masterworks (10 CDs) is available for £15.99 including p&p. Address: [address removed].
Cheque payable to Selections. Phone [number removed] (national rate) quoting B46-BX843, or visit www.selections.com/rtdirect

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: St George
Talks: Tony Rushton
Unknown: Jc Smith
Harpsichord: Trevor Pinnock
Harpsichord: Verdi Prati
Harpsichord: Mi Lusinga
Unknown: Ann Murray
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Unknown: Jennifer Bate
Soprano: Gillian Fisher
Soprano: Charles Brett
Bass: Stephen Varcoe
Conductor: Denys Darlow

: Afternoon on 3

Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
Introduced by Verity Sharp , live from the Wigmore Hall in London. Kopelman Quartet
Shostakovich String Quartet No 1, Op 49
Beethoven String Quartet in A minor, Op 132
2.00 British Symphony Series
Continuing the British Symphony Series, Afternoon on 3 this week features the four symphonies of Cyril Scott , whose work was first championed at the turn of the 20th century by Hans Richter and Henry Wood. Alongside his symphonic works and two of his large-scale concerti are works by Scott's contemporaries both in this country and on the continent. Scott A Festival Overture
Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus, BBC Philharmonic, conductor Martyn Brabbins
Shostakovich Violin Concerto No I
Sarah Chang , BBCSO, conductor Vassily Sinaisky Strauss Six Lieder, Op 67
Ailish Tynan (soprano), Llyr Williams (piano) Scott Symphony No
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Martyn Brabbins Kornqold Suite: The Sea Hawk (Part 1)
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Rumon Gamba Beethoven Symphony No 7 in BBC Philharmonic, conductor Paul Daniel

Contributors

Introduced By: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Cyril Scott
Unknown: Hans Richter
Unknown: Henry Wood.
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Unknown: Sarah Chang
Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky
Soprano: Ailish Tynan
Soprano: Llyr Williams
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Conductor: Rumon Gamba
Conductor: Paul Daniel

: In Tune

Presented by Sean Rafferty.

Contributors

Presented By: Sean Rafferty.

: BBC Proms 2007

Continuing the Christmas and new-year series of highlights of the 2007 BBC Proms at the Royal Albert Hall. Introduced by Petroc Trelawny. Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Daniel Barenboim
Bartok Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta Kodaly Dances of Galanta Liqeti Atmosphères
Enescu Romanian Rhapsody No 1 m

Contributors

Unknown: Albert Hall.
Conductor: Daniel Barenboim
Conductor: Bartok Music

: Composer of the Week: Handel

Repeated from 12 noon

: Night Waves

Matthew Sweet talks to writer Richard Fortey at
London's Natural History Museum about how the institution has changed in recent decades. And as Liverpool begins its year as European Capital of Culture, a look at the success and failure of previous holders Of the title. Producer Phil Tinline I Podcast: available at http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/nightwaves

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Fortey
Producer: Phil Tinline

: Artist Focus

The first in a week of programmes featuring harpsichordist and conductor William Christie , who begins by performing harpsichord music by Rameau. With Petroc Trelawny. EMAIL: [address removed]

Contributors

Conductor: William Christie

: The Essay

Greek and Latin Voices
1/4. Chris Pelling introduces the work of ancient
Greek historian Thucydides, whose account of the disastrous war between Athens and Sparta is still relevant today. Read by John Rowe.
Producer Beaty Rubens EMAIL: [address removed]

Contributors

Introduces: Chris Pelling
Read By: John Rowe.
Producer: Beaty Rubens

: Awards for World Music A to Z

Lucy Duran introduces the first of a monthly series of profiles of nominees in the 2008 BBC Radio 3 awards. The initial batch of artists to be featured are Andy Palacio and the Garifuna
Collective (Belize); Anoushka Shankar (India); Bajofondo (Argentina); Balkan Beat Box (USA-Israel); Bassekou Kouyate (Mali); Bole 2 Harlem (Ethiopia-USA); and Faiz Ali Faiz (Pakistan). Producer Roger Short

Contributors

Introduces: Lucy Duran
Unknown: Andy Palacio
Unknown: Anoushka Shankar
Unknown: Bassekou Kouyate
Unknown: Faiz Ali Faiz
Producer: Roger Short

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe. Mozart Bassoon Concerto in B flat, K191 Audun Halvorsen , Norwegian Radio Orchestra, conductor Andrew Manze 1.20 Bach Violin Sonata No3 in C, BWV10051.44 Shostakovich Symphony No 11 2A9 Brahms Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op V5
129 Ravel Miroirs 3.59 Vivaldi Concerto in F, RV442
4.07 Gorecki Totus Totus 4.17 Franck Pièce in A pour grand orgue 4.28 Hellendaal Cello Sonata No 8 in G, Op 5
4.38 Kodaly four Madrigals for women's chorus
4.49 J Strauss (son) Wienerblut, Op 354
5.00 Auber Overture: Le Cheval de Bronze 5.08 Dvorak Slavonic Dance, Op 46 No 2 5.14 Rota Eight and a Half
5.19 Bach Cantata No 54: Widerstehe doch der Sunde
5.30 Telemann Sonata in F minor (Der Getreue Music Meister) 5.40 Noskowski Ballet Music (A Hut out of the Village) 5.53 Streulens Ave Maria 5.59 Rachmaninov Vocalise, Op 34, No 14 6.06 Haydn Symphony No 49 in F minor (La Passione) 6.23 Grieg Lyric Pieces
6.41 Respighl Ancient Airs and Dances: Suite No 2

Contributors

Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Audun Halvorsen
Conductor: Andrew Manze
Unknown: Gorecki Totus Totus








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