7.00-8.00: Vivaldi Violin Concerto in G minor, RV331 Giuliano Carmignola , Venice Baroque Orchestra, director Andrea Marcon
Mozart Et Incarnatus Est (Mass in C minor, K427) Gabrieli Consort and Players, conductor Paul McCreesh
8.00-9.00: Offenbach Ballet of the Snowflakes (Le Voyage dans la Lune)
Les Musiciens du Louvre, conductor Nick Ingram Philip Glass Morning Passage (The Hours)
Michael Riesman (piano), unnamed orchestra conducted by Nick Ingram
9.00-10.00: Delibes Sous le Dome Epais (Lakme) Mady Mesple (soprano), Danielle Millet (mezzo), Orchestra of the Opera-Comique, conductor Alain Lombard
Beethoven Choral Fantasia in C minor
Maurizio Pollini (piano), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Claudio Abbado
lain Burnside is joined by Marcus du Sautoy for an edition exploring the connections between music and mathematics, featuring a Leonel Power Mass and Bartok's Fifth String Quartet. EMAIL: [address removed]
Vernon Bogdanor , professor of government at Oxford University, is Michael Berkeley 's guest. His choices reflect his love of the piano, with works by Bach,
Shostakovich, Beethoven and Schubert, and also his interest in the part music has played in politics.
Versailles and Paris Month: The Concert Spirituel Herve Niquet , current director of Le Concert Spirituel, and Jean-Paul Montagnier from Nancy University talk to Catherine Bott in the Tuileries garden, site of the former Tuileries Palace where Le Concert Spirituel played in the Salle des Cent Suisses. They talk about the composers and performers who were closely associated with this ensemble. Featuring music by Mondonville, Gilles and Ledair. Producer Rebecca Bean
Chi-chi Nwanoku presents more listeners' requests. ADDRESS: Radio 3 Requests. BBC Wales, CF5 2Y0
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Live from the Chapel of New College, Oxford, Introit: There is an Old Belief (Parry). Responses: Smith. Psalm: 135
(Stanford). First Reading: Numbers 21, vv4-9.
Canticles: Gray in F minor. Second Reading: Luke 14, vv27-33. Anthem: Lord, Let Me Know Mine End (Parry). Hymn: 0 Thou Who Dost Accord
(Innsbruck). Organ Voluntary: Prelude and Fugue in G (Brahms). Director of music
Edward Higginbottom. Assistant organist Stephen Grahl.
Alwynne Pritchard embarks on a journey through the landscape of electronic music, with Jonathan Harvey discussing his Mortuos Plango, Vivos Voco. Plus works by Varese and Stockhausen.
David Fanshawe , who has spent more than ten years recording singers across the islands of the Pacific Ocean, talks to Aled Jones about the choral traditions of Tahiti and French Polynesia.
By Katie Hims. A cool bag is left outside a cafe.
RTInside the bag is a baby. This baby is meant CHOICE to be found by the cafe owner, taken home. loved and cherished. But today the cafe stays closed when it should be open. While the baby stays undiscovered, lives across London begin to fall apart.
Producer Kate Rowland
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Richard Rodney Bennett's setting of Elizabethan verses telling of an old soldier dreaming of past glories.
Richard Rodney Bennett A Farewell to Arms
Adrian Bradbury (cello),
BBC Singers, conductor Andrew Carwood
3/3. Peru: the Padlocked Town. Exploring the theme of disappearance, Peruvian-American author Daniel Alarcon journeys deep into the Andes to Corongo. Corongo is semi-deserted, left by its residents in their search for a more prosperous future in the capital city. Alarc6n follows their journey to Lima, finding out how Andean culture has transformed the identity of the sprawling city over the past 30 years. Producers Gavin Heard and Paula McGinley
This Is New York
Poetry and prose on the theme of New York by Walt Whitman , Langston Hughes , Kenneth Fearing, EB White and Allen Ginsberg , and music by Gershwin, Duke Ellington and others. EMAIL: [address removed]
For details of the music and verse heard in this programme, visitwww.bbc.co.uk/radio3/wordsandmusic
Versailles and Paris Month
Lucie Skeaping recreates a possible musical day in the life of King Louis XIV.
With Jonathan Swain. Highlights include:
1.00 Bernstein Mass Soloists and Choruses, Romanian National Radio Orchestra, conductor Wayne Marshall
3.01 Debussy Suite Bergamasque Artur Pizarro (piano)
4.52 Haydn Der Augenblick , H XXV 5.00 Homeman Overture: A Hero's Life 5.39 Sibelius Pohjola 's Daughter
6.31 Dvorak String Quartet in F, Op 96 (American)
For full details visit www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/throughthenight