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: Martin Handley

Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Rossini Overture: Bianco and Faliero Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner
Beethoven Cello Sonata in C, Op 102 No 1 Yo-Yo Ma (cello), Emmanuel Ax (piano)
8.00-9.00: Telemann Flute Sonata in G
Musica Antiqua , Koln, conductor Reinhard Goebbel Dvorak The Water Goblin
Bavarian RSO, conductor Rafael Kubelik
For full details visit www.bbc. co.uk/radio3/breakfast on the day of transmission PHONE: [number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) email: [address removed] Address: Breakfast, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA

Contributors

Conductor: Neville Marriner
Unknown: Musica Antiqua
Conductor: Reinhard Goebbel
Conductor: Rafael Kubelik

: CD Review

Introduced by Andrew McGregor.
9.30 Building a Library John Deathridge continues CD Review's analysis of Wagner's Ring cycle, focusing on the final part, Gotterdammerung.
10.40 Jonathan Freeman-Attwood explores recent recordings of Bach, including two recordings of the B minor Mass and Trevor Pinnock 's eagerly anticipated new complete Brandenburg Concertos.
11.35 Disc of the Week:
Heiner Goebbels Landschaft mit entfernten Verwandten David Bennet (voice), Georg Nigl (baritone), Deutscher Kammerchor , Ensemble Modern, conductor Frank Ollu www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview PHONE: [number removed].
(calls from landlines cost no more than 8p per minute) email: [address removed] Text [number removed] (standard rate) Disc details are posted on the website and on CEEFAX, BBC1, page 651

Contributors

Introduced By: Andrew McGregor.
Unknown: Jonathan Freeman-Attwood
Unknown: Trevor Pinnock
Unknown: Heiner Goebbels Landschaft
Unknown: David Bennet
Baritone: Georg Nigl
Baritone: Deutscher Kammerchor
Conductor: Frank Ollu

: Rolls, Records and the Return ofMyra Hess

When Myra Hess , who died in 1965, "returned" to the National Gallery last November to reprise one of her famous wartime performances, it was undeniably a concert with a difference - Hess's playing eerily re-created thanks to the wonder of the piano roll. Christopher Cook tells the story of the multi-million pound player-piano industry with the help of enthusiasts and performers. Producer Michael Surcombe.

Contributors

Unknown: Myra Hess
Unknown: Christopher Cook
Producer: Michael Surcombe.

: The Early Music Show

Catherine Bott braves the traffic of London EC4 armed with her trusty record collection to ponder the question "What is Baroque?" Producer Sam Phillips

Contributors

Unknown: Catherine Bott
Producer: Sam Phillips

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another chance to hear Monday's recital from the Wigmore Hall. Introduced by Verity Sharp. Guarneri Quartet
Haydn String Quartet in D, Op 20 No 4
Smetana String Quartet No 1 in E minor (From My Life)

Contributors

Introduced By: Verity Sharp.

: World Routes

Lucy Duran introduces more highlights from last summer's Womad Festival, including fado singer
Mariza on the Open Air stage. Also featured is music by bluesman Taj Mahal and a solo performance by vocal artist Sheila Chandra , plus Finnish folk fiddlers Frigg on the Radio 3 stage. Producer Roger Short

Contributors

Introduces: Lucy Duran
Unknown: Taj Mahal
Artist: Sheila Chandra
Producer: Roger Short

: Jazz Line-Up

A preview of Jazz on a Winter's Weekend, which takes place in Southport and is a unique UK festival that has attracted a couple of acts that Jazz Line-Up has been chasing for some time.
Plus Stan Tracey at 81. An in-depth conversation with Stan, who was awarded a CBE in the new year's honours list in this his 81st birthday year. Presented by Julian Joseph.

Contributors

Unknown: Stan Tracey
Presented By: Julian Joseph.

: Jazz Record Requests

Geoffrey Smith presents listeners' jazz requests. ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA
Fax: [number removed] email: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith

: Opera on 3: Live from the Met

II Barbiere di Siviglia
Rossini's It Barbiere di Siviglia, presented from New York by Margaret Juntwait.
Figaro is helping Count Almaviva win the hand of the lovely Rosina. But the duo face a rival in the form of her guardian Doctor Bartolo.
Chorus and Orchestra of the New York
Metropolitan Opera, conductor Frederic Chaslin
RT DIRECT: Rossini's Barber of Seville (2CDs) is available for £9.00 including p&p. Send cheque payable to Selections to: [address removed]. Phone [number removed] (national rate) quoting 846-AB337, or visit www.selections.com/rtdirect Music choices: page 120

Contributors

Unknown: Margaret Juntwait.
Conductor: Frederic Chaslin
Rosina: Elina Garanca (mezzo)
Count Almaviva: José Manuel Zapata (tenor)
Figaro: Franco Vassallo (baritone)
Dr Bartolo: Bruno Pratico (bass)
Don Basilio: Peter Rose (bass)
Berta: Jennifer Check (soprano)
Sergeant: Mark Schowalter (tenor)
Fiorello: John Moore (baritone)
Ambrogio: Rob Besserer

: Between the Ears

Behind God's Back
Nagyrev was a sleepy village in a remote part of Hungary - until a spate of fatal poisonings made it big news. For a brief period around 1930, Nagyrev was a tabloid sensation. Nearly 50 local men were found to have been killed - and the suspects were their wives. What caused them to poison their husbands? Was it, as commentators suggested at the time, the impact of the First World War? Here the case is re-examined using archives from the trial, press reports from the period and the memories of the one surviving resident who remembers the case - Maria Gunya , an eight-year-old when the murders occurred. Producer Laura Thomas

Contributors

Unknown: Maria Gunya
Producer: Laura Thomas

: Hear and Now

4/5. Robert Worby presents more from the recent Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival. Robert Ashley Hidden Similarities; Outcome Inevitable Ensemble MAE, conducted by the composer Carlos Sandoval Mosaicos
Ensemble Mosaik, conducted by the composer Orm Finnendahl Schnitt/Stelle
Ensemble Mosaik, conducted by the composer Michael Wertmueller Decorporeal
Ensemble Mosaik , conducted by the composer Robert Ashley Love Is a Good Example
Ensemble MAE, conducted by the composer

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Worby
Unknown: Carlos Sandoval Mosaicos
Unknown: Orm Finnendahl
Unknown: Michael Wertmueller Decorporeal
Unknown: Ensemble Mosaik
Unknown: Robert Ashley Love

: The Early Music Show

Lucie Skeaping explores the music of 16th-century composer John Taverner. Producer Rebecca Bean

Contributors

Unknown: John Taverner.
Producer: Rebecca Bean

: Through the Night

With John Shea. Liszt Reminiscences de Don Juan
Prokofiev Piano Sonata No 7 Op 83 Chopin Piano Sonata No 2 in flat minor, Op 35 Hofmann Kaleidoskop
(Charakterskizzen, Op 40 No 4) Shura Cherkassky (piano)
2.09 Mendelssohn Oratorio: St Paul 4.09 Bach Prelude and Fugue in C minor, 8WV546 4.23 Jarzebski Venite
Exsultemus (Concerto a 2) 4.29 Scacchi Cantate Domino
4.34 Saint-Saens Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso , Op 28 4.44 Rachmaninov, arr Cailliet Prelude in C sharp minor, Op 3 No 2 4.49 Chopin Two Nocturnes, Op 32 5.00 Feremans Preludium and Fughetta (The
Bronze Heart) 5.04 Sjoqren Prelude and Fugue No 3 in C for organ, Op posth 5.13 GC Bach Vocal concerto:
Siehe, wie fein und lieblich is es 5.19 Philips Galliard
5.21 Jenkins Galliard 5.25 Jonqen Elégie Nocturnale, Op 95 No 15.36 Swider Piesn ; Moja Piosnka (Ten Songs to Lyrics by Polish Poets) 5.44 Rozycki Stanczyk (Symphoni Scherzo, Op 1) 5.53 Pezel Fourlntradas
6.01 Turina Danzas Fantasticas , Op 22 6.17 Arriaqa Stabat Mater 6.25 Rodriqo Concierto Serenata
6.47 Tchaikovsky Voyevoda , Op 78

Contributors

Unknown: John Shea.
Unknown: Hofmann Kaleidoskop
Piano: Shura Cherkassky
Unknown: St Paul
Unknown: Jarzebski Venite
Unknown: Rondo Capriccioso
Unknown: Swider Piesn
Unknown: Moja Piosnka
Unknown: Rozycki Stanczyk
Unknown: Pezel Fourlntradas
Unknown: Turina Danzas Fantasticas
Unknown: Arriaqa Stabat Mater
Unknown: Tchaikovsky Voyevoda








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