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: Rob Cowan

Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Beethoven
Twelve Variations on See the Conqu'ring Hero Comes, Wo045
Pierre Fournier (cello), Friedrich Gulda (piano)
Vivaldi La Verita In Cimento:Sinfonia in G, RV739 L'Arte Dell'Arco, director Christopher Hogwood Mendelssohn Sinfonia No 10 in B minor
Concerto Köln
8.30-10.00:
Elgar Polonia - Symphonic Prelude, Op 76 LPO, conductor Adrian Boult Faurd Pavane , Op 50
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, conductor Leonard Slatkin
Robert Schumann Widmung , Op 25 No 1 Wolfgang Holzmair (baritone), Imogen Cooper (piano)

Contributors

Cello: Pierre Fournier
Cello: Friedrich Gulda
Director: Christopher Hogwood
Unknown: Elgar Polonia
Conductor: Adrian Boult
Conductor: Faurd Pavane
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
Conductor: Robert Schumann Widmung
Baritone: Wolfgang Holzmair
Piano: Imogen Cooper

: Classical Collection

With James Jolly.
Elgar Overture: In the South (Alassio) BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andrew Davis
10.23 Rebecca Clarke Viola Sonata Paul Coletti , Leslie Howard (piano)
10.45 Vivaldi Viola d'Amore Concerto in D, RV392 Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, director Catherine Mackintosh (viola d'amore)
11.01 Debussy Sonata for flute, viola and harp Nash Ensemble
11.19 Faure Requiem
Catherine Bott (soprano), Gilles Cachemaille
(baritone), Monteverdi Choir, Salisbury Cathedral Boy Choristers, Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique, conductor John Eliot Gardiner

Contributors

Unknown: James Jolly.
Conductor: Andrew Davis
Unknown: Paul Coletti
Piano: Leslie Howard
Piano: Vivaldi Viola
Viola: Catherine MacKintosh
Unknown: Faure Requiem
Soprano: Catherine Bott
Soprano: Gilles Cachemaille
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner

: Composer of the Week: d'lndy

3/5. Donald Macleod continues his exploration of the life and work of Vincent d'indy. In today's programme, the composer founds the Schola Cantorum in Paris, perhaps his most important achievement.
String Quartet No 2, Op 45 (finale) Joachim Quartet
Symphony No 2 in B flat
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor James DePreist Repeated at 8.45pm

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: James Depreist

: Afternoon on 3

Introduced by Louise Fryer.
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
Continuing this week of period-instrument recitals given at the Clothworkers' Centenary Concert
Hall at the University of Leeds, Melvyn Tan gives a performance of three works on the fortepiano. CPE Bach Fantasia for Keyboard, Wq59/6 Mozart Variations on Ein Weib ist der Herrlichste Ding
Beethoven Piano Sonata in C, Op 2 No 3
2.00 Youth Orchestras
A rare chance to hear Cavalli's opera on the myth of Hercules, a late 17th-century work written for the wedding of Louis XIV and Marie Theresa. This performance was recorded at the European
Baroque Academy's festival at Ambronay in France. Cavalli Ercole Amante
Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Ambronay European Baroque Academy, conductor Gabriel Garrido

Contributors

Introduced By: Louise Fryer.
Unknown: Melvyn Tan
Unknown: Herrlichste Ding
Unknown: Marie Theresa.
Conductor: Gabriel Garrido

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music, with studio guests and news from the arts world.

Contributors

Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

With Tom Service. Tonight's concert is given by Manchester's Halle Orchestra under the baton of Mark Elder. John McCabe is a composer who has had a long association with the Halle, and the concert includes the world premiere of his Cello Concerto, written for tonight's soloist. McCabe is a modern-day Romantic, and his concerto is complimented by two true Romantic works;
Strauss's opulent Don Juan , written when the composer was still in his mid-20s, and Rachmaninov's Symphonic Dances, written while he was in exile in America.
Truls Mork (cello), Halle Orchestra , conductor Mark Elder
Strauss Don Juan
John McCabe Cello Concerto (first performance) Rachmaninov Symphonic Dances

Contributors

Unknown: John McCabe
Unknown: Don Juan
Cello: Halle Orchestra
Conductor: Mark Elder
Conductor: Strauss Don Juan
Cello: John McCabe

: Composer of the Week: d'lndy

3/5. Donald Macleod continues his exploration of the life and work of Vincent d'lndy. In today's programme, the composer founds the Schola Cantorum in Paris, perhaps his most important achievement.
String Quartet No 2, Op 45 (excerpt) Joachim Quartet
Symphony No 2 in B flat
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor James DePreist
Repeated from 12 noon

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: James Depreist

: Night Waves

Isabel Hilton explores the noteworthy arts events of the week. She is joined by guests to debate current cultural issues. Producer Martin Smith

Contributors

Unknown: Isabel Hilton
Producer: Martin Smith

: Artist Focus

With Tom Service. The Nash Ensemble perform
Beethoven's Clarinet Trio in B flat, Op 11, recorded at London's Wigmore Hall in 2005.

: The Essay In Search of Contentment

3/4. Magazine editor Tom Hogkinsontakesa practical approach to seeking out contentment. For him it entails lying in a hammock, strumming away on a ukulele.

Contributors

Editor: Tom Hogkinsontakesa

: Late Junction

With Verity Sharp. Featuring traditional music for marimbas from Guatemala, compositions and improvisations for prepared and toy pianos, and recordings from the Zelinsky Collection of mechanical musical instruments at the Musee Mécanique in San Francisco.

Contributors

Unknown: Verity Sharp.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Mahler Symphony No 5
Minnesota Orchestra, conductor Osmo Vanska
2.14 Schickhardt Concerto in G minor for flute, oboes, strings and basso continuo
2.30 Veljo Tormis St John's Day Songs
2.48 Alkan Piano Concerto (12 Studies, Op 39 Nos 8-10)
3.39 Shostakovich String Quartet No 8, Op 110
4.01 Gabrieli Aria della Battaglia a 8
4.11 Poulenc Sonata for two pianos
4.34 Pearson Dance Suite after Arbeau
4.43 Hindemith Trauermusik for viola and string orchestra
4.51 Schubert Die Forelle, Op 32; Nacht und Traume, Op 43 No 2; Der Musensohn, Op 92 No 1
5.00 Durante Concerto per guartetto No 6 in A
5.10 Beethoven Overture: Coholan
5.19 Haydn Divertimento in C, HIV1
5.28 Moniuszko Polonaise (The Countess)
5.33 Lutoslawski Dance Preludes for clarinet and piano
5.43 Barber Adagio for Strings, Op 11
5.53 Duruf Requiem , Op 9
6.35 Fritz Violin Sonata, Op 2 No 4
6.47 Hidas Adagio for orchestra

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Hindemith Trauermusik
Unknown: Duruf Requiem








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