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: Rob Cowan

Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Buxtehude Das Neugeborne Kindelein Copenhagen Royal Chapel Choir, Dufay
Collective/Ebbe Munk Wolf Intermezzo Wihan
Quartet Mendelssohn String Symphony No 2 in D Hanover Band/Roy Goodman
8.30-10.00: WeberOverture: The Ruler of the Spirits Vienna PO/Horst Stein Ravel Rapsodie Espagnole Orchestre de Paris/Charles Munch
Mozart Sonata in F, KV377 Bart Schneemann (oboe), Paolo Giacometti (piano)

: Classical Collection

With Sarah Walker.
Rossini Overture: The Barber of Seville Philharmonia/Carlo Maria Giulini
10.09 Lutoslawski Paganini Variations
Peter Jablonski (piano), RPO/Vladimir Ashkenazy
10.18 Bartok Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta Chicago SO/conductor Fritz Reiner
10.47 Narvaez Diferencias Sobre Conde Claros Christopher Wilson (vihuela)
10.51 BlumerSexfef, Op45 Harmoniemusik
11.08 Farmer A Little Pretty Bonny Lass
Trad Barbara Allen Lennon/McCartney Penny Lane The King's Singers
11.17 Marais Folies despagne (Pieces de Viole,
Book 2 No 20) Jordi Savall (bass viol), Anne Gallet (harpsichord), Hopkinson Smith (theorbo)
11.36 Rimsky-Korsakov Capriccio Espagnol RCA Victor SO, conductor Kirill Kondrashin


Unknown: Sarah Walker.
Unknown: Maria Giulini
Piano: Peter Jablonski
Unknown: Bartok Music
Conductor: Fritz Reiner
Unknown: Claros Christopher Wilson
Unknown: Bonny Lass
Unknown: Trad Barbara Allen
Bass: Jordi Savall
Harpsichord: Anne Gallet
Harpsichord: Hopkinson Smith
Unknown: Rimsky-Korsakov Capriccio Espagnol
Conductor: Kirill Kondrashin

: Composer of the Week:

Schoenberg - Five Portraits
4/5. The Jewish Composer. Schoenberg's
Jewish identity became increasingly important to him as anti-Semitism swelled around him. Donald Macleod looks at the works the composer wrote drawing on his religious heritage.
Six Little Piano Pieces, Op 10 No 6 Daniel Barenboim Moses undAron (excerpt) Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Chorus of Nederlandse Opera, conductor Pierre Boulez
Kol Nidre David Wilson-Johnson (Rabbi: narrator), Simon Joly Chorale , Philharmonia/Robert Craft Concerto for String Quartet and Orchestra
Schoenberg Quartet, Arnhem Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Roberto Benzi A Survivor from Warsaw, Op 46
John Tomlinson (narrator), Chor der Sachsischen Staatsoper Dresden, Dresden Staatskapelle, conductor Giuseppe Sinopoli Repeated at 8.45pm


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Daniel Barenboim
Conductor: Pierre Boulez
Narrator: Simon Joly Chorale
Conductor: Roberto Benzi
Narrator: John Tomlinson
Conductor: Giuseppe Sinopoli

: Afternoon on 3

Introduced by Louise Fryer.
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
LSO St Luke's Beethoven Plus
For this Beethoven Plus concert the Endellion Quartet couple an early quartet by Haydn with the last piece ever written by Beethoven. Endellion Quartet
Haydn String Quartet in D, Op 20 No 4 Beethoven String Quartet in F, Op 135
2.00 San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
Stravinsky The Nightingale Olga Trifonova (soprano), Catherine Cook (mezzo), Paul Groves (tenor), Tig ran Martirossian and Ayk Martirossian
(basses), San Francisco Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Michael Tilson Thomas Mozart Violin Concerto No 4 in D, K218
San Francisco SO, director Joshua Bell (violin) Stravinsky Oedipus Rex Michelle DeYoung (mezzo), Stuart Skelton and Bruce Sledge
(tenors), Tigran Martirossian and Ayk Martirossian (basses), San Francisco Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Michael Tilson Thomas Tchaikovsky Souvenir de Florence
San Francisco SO, conductor Joshua Bell


Introduced By: Louise Fryer.
Unknown: Beethoven Plus
Soprano: Olga Trifonova
Soprano: Catherine Cook
Tenor: Paul Groves
Tenor: Ayk Martirossian
Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas
Violin: Joshua Bell
Unknown: Stuart Skelton
Tenors: Bruce Sledge
Tenors: Tigran Martirossian
Tenors: Ayk Martirossian
Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas
Conductor: Joshua Bell

: In Tune

Presented by Sean Rafferty.


Presented By: Sean Rafferty.

: Performance on 3

Martin Handley presents a concert recorded yesterday at Birmingham's Symphony Hall. Brahms had a special regard for the music of Bach, whose imposing Cantata No 21 was clearly a direct model for Brahms's Requiem.
Anu Komsi (soprano), James Rutherford (baritone), City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Sakari Oramo
Bach Cantata No 21: Ich Hatte Viel Bekummernis Brahms A German Requiem


Unknown: Martin Handley
Soprano: Anu Komsi
Soprano: James Rutherford
Conductor: Sakari Oramo

: Composer of the Week:Schoenberg - Five Portraits

Repeated from 12 noon

: Night Waves

Gabriel Gbadamosi assesses a new film adaptation of the novel by Gabriel Garcia Marquez , Love in the Time Of Cholera. Producer Zahid Warley


Unknown: Gabriel Gbadamosi
Novel By: Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Producer: Zahid Warley

: Artist Focus

Tenor Mark Padmore , joined by the English Baroque Soloists under director John Eliot Gardiner , sings Bach's Welt, deine Lust ist Last.... Mein Verlangen ist from Cantata No 161. With Martin Handley.


Tenor: Mark Padmore
Director: John Eliot Gardiner
Unknown: Mein Verlangen
Unknown: Martin Handley.

: Belief

4/4. Joan Bakewell discusses belief with Sister Frances Dominica , founder of Helen House, the world's first children's hospice.


Unknown: Joan Bakewell
Unknown: Frances Dominica

: Late Junction

Max Reinhardt with eclectic and laid-back sounds.


Unknown: Max Reinhardt

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Gesualdo Tenebrae Responses for Good Friday
1.47 Beethoven Symphony No 2 in D 2.20 Barber Violin Concerto 2.44 Brahms Four Ballades, Op 10
3.07 Tulindberg Polonaise and Variations 3.10 Klami Intermezzo 3.15 Strauss Ein Heldenleben 4.01 Sergei Terentjev Improvisations on Chopin's Prelude in A
4.05 Sor Introduction and Variations on Mozart's 0 Cara Armonia, Op 9 4.14 Mozart Divertimento in 8 flat, K439b No2 4.30 Fitelberg Three mazurkas for orchestra
4.43 Janequin Escoutez Tous Gentilz 4.51 Françaix L'Heure du Berger; Pin-Up Girls; Les Petits Nerveux
5.00 Suppe Overture: Poet and Peasant 5.11 Grieg
Evening in the Mountains, Op 68 No 4; At the Cradle, Op 68 No 5 (Lyric Pieces) 5.19 Debussy Chansons de Bilitis
5.29 Gounod Ballet music: Faust (excerpt) 5.32 Casella Barcarola e Scherzo 5.41 Bach Prelude and Fugue in D. BWV874 (The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2)
5.48 Weber Grand Duo Concertant for clarinet and piano, Op 48 6.06 BoYldieu Harp Concerto in C
6.28 Chopin Rondo in E flat, Op 16
6.38 Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 5 in D, BWV1050


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Tulindberg Polonaise
Unknown: Strauss Ein Heldenleben
Unknown: Sergei Terentjev Improvisations
Unknown: Mozart Divertimento
Unknown: Casella Barcarola
Unknown: Chopin Rondo
Unknown: Bach Brandenburg

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