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: Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Dvorak Overture: Carnival Czech PO, conductor Karel Ancerl
Tippett Divertimento on Sellinger's Round
Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Neville Marriner
8.00-9.00: Milhaud Chamber Symphony No 1 (Le Printemps) Ensemble Villa Musica
Brahms Two Songs, Op 91 Ann Murray (contralto), Nobuko Imai (viola), Stephen Kovacevich (piano)
For full details visit www.bbc. co.uk/radio3/breakfast on the day of transmission PHONE: [number removed] (calls from landlines cost no more than 8p per minute) email: 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk Address: Breakfast, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA

Contributors

Conductor: Karel Ancerl
Conductor: Tippett Divertimento
Contralto: Ann Murray
Viola: Nobuko Imai
Viola: Stephen Kovacevich

: CD Review

Introduced by Andrew McGregor.
9.30 Building a Library Simon Heighes gives a personal recommendation from the available recordings of Haydn's oratorio The Seasons.
10.40 Recent recordings of works by Philip Glass, including a new cycle of the string quartets, and his Leonard Cohen collaboration, Book of Longing.
11.30 Disc of the Week:
Bach Weltiche Kantaten , BWV30a and 207 Monika Frimmer (soprano), Robin Blaze (countertenor), Markus Schafer (tenor), Stephan Macleod (bass), Singers of the Centre de Musique Baroque de
Versailles, Cafe Zimmermann/Gustav Leonhardt www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview PHONE: [number removed]. (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) email: cdreview@bbc.co.uk Text [number removed] (standard rate) Disc details are posted on the website and on CEEFAX, BBC1, page 651

Contributors

Introduced By: Andrew McGregor.
Unknown: Simon Heighes
Unknown: Leonard Cohen
Unknown: Bach Weltiche Kantaten
Soprano: Monika Frimmer
Soprano: Robin Blaze
Tenor: Markus Schafer
Tenor: Stephan MacLeod

: A Portrait of Ethel Smyth

As Ethel Smyth 's 150th anniversary approaches,
Peggy Reynolds retraces the extraordinary career of the composer and introduces excerpts from her Mass in D, her songs, her chamber music and her opera The Wreckers. Producer Kate Boiton

Contributors

Unknown: Ethel Smyth
Unknown: Peggy Reynolds
Producer: Kate Boiton

: The Early Music Show

The Duke ofChandos. Catherine Bott tracks the amazing rise and fall of James Brydges , the one-time patron of Handel who quickly amassed great wealth only to descend from these dizzy heights just as fast. Producer Sam Phillips

Contributors

Unknown: Catherine Bott
Unknown: James Brydges
Producer: Sam Phillips

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Sara-Mohr Pietsch presents another chance to hear Monday's recital from London's Wigmore Hall. Michelangelo Quartet
Haydn String Quartet in B flat, Op 76 No 4 (Sunrise) Stravinsky Three Pieces for String Quartet
Schumann String Quartet in A minor, Op 41 No I

Contributors

Unknown: Sara-Mohr Pietsch

: World Routes In Cuba

2/3. Lucy Duran goes in search of Cuba's musical roots in the now notorious town of Guantanamo, famous for its changui style of music.

Contributors

Unknown: Lucy Duran

: Jazz Line-Up

A concert from UK vibraphonists Roger Beaujolais and Jim Hart , recorded in February at the Southport Winter's Weekend of Jazz. And Julian Joseph talks to keyboard maestro and composer Django Bates about his nomination for the PRS New Music Award 2008. Producer Keith Loxam

Contributors

Unknown: Roger Beaujolais
Unknown: Jim Hart
Talks: Julian Joseph
Unknown: Django Bates
Producer: Keith Loxam

: Opera on 3: Live from the Met

Presented direct from New York by Margaret Juntwait. Three men vie for the love of Elvira: the nobleman Silva, the King of Spain and Ernani the bandit. The scene is set for the drama of Verdi's fifth opera in a rare revival - the first at the Met in more than 20 years. This evening's broadcast includes the Met Opera Quiz and live backstage interviews with some of the artists. Verdi Ernani
Chorus and Orchestra of New York Metropolitan Opera, conductor Roberto Abbado
RT DIRECT: Verdi's Ernani (2 CDs) is available for E17.99 including p&p. Send cheque payable to Selections to: [address removed]. Phone [number removed] (national rate) quoting [number removed], or visit www.selections.com/rtdirect

Contributors

Unknown: Margaret Juntwait.
Conductor: Roberto Abbado
Elvira: Sondra Radvanovsky (soprano)
Ernani: Marcello Giordani (tenor)
Don Carlo: Thomas Hampson (baritone)
De Silva: Ferruccio Furlanetto (bass)
Giovanna: Wendy White (mezzo)
Don Riccardo: Ryan Smith (tenor)
Jago: Keith Miller (bass)

: 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: jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith

: Hear and Now

Ivan Hewett discusses leading Dutch composer Louis Andriessen with his former student, composer Steve Martland , and introduces a concert featuring their works.
Ella Kirkpatrick (soprano), BBC Scottish
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Clark Rundell Andriessen Dances
Steve Martland Hard Times
Andriessen M Is for Man, Music, Mozart

Contributors

Unknown: Ivan Hewett
Unknown: Louis Andriessen
Unknown: Steve Martland
Soprano: Ella Kirkpatrick
Conductor: Clark Rundell
Conductor: Andriessen Dances
Conductor: Steve Martland

: The Early Music Show

Lucie Skeaping presents a programme of music written for Holy Saturday, including works by Palestrina, Lobo, Gesuaido and Morales. Producer Rebecca Bean

Contributors

Producer: Rebecca Bean

: Through the Night

Presented by John Shea. 2.00 BST Mozart to TiLascio, Oh Cara, Addio, KAnh245 2.06 BST Schubert Liebesbotschaft, D957;Heidenroslein, D257;Litaneiaufdas Fest Alter Seelen, D343 2.16 BST Dvorak Cello Concerto in B minor 2.57 BST Copland Simple Gifts (Shaker Song) 3.00 BST Famaby, arr Howarth Fancies, Toyes and Dreames 3.06 Esterhazy
Cantatas: Harmonia Caelestis Nos 35-44 3.30 Buxtehude Canzona in BuxWVT75335 FodorSymphony No2 in G, Op 13
3.59 Contant Overture: Les Deux Ames 4.09 Palestrina Ave Regina Caelorum; Gloriosi Principes Terrae
4.17 Purcell, arr Memelsdorff and Staier Toccata in A; The Plaint 4.30 Bach, transcr Bartok Sonata VI in G, BWV530
4.42 Hubay Violin Solo (A Cremonai Hegedus); Spinning Room 4.51 Norman Rosa Rorans Bonitatem, Op 45
5.00 Arthur Butterworth Romanza 5.10 Grieg From Early Years (Lyric Pieces, Book B); Varen 5.20 Debussy, arr
Trayanov Clair de Lune 5.25 Abel Symphony in E, Op 10 No 15.37 Mozart Warnung, K433/K4I6C 5.39 Schnitzer Sonata in C. Op 1 No 15.53 Pachelbel Jauchzet Gott aile
Lande 6.00 Jenner Trio in E flat for clarinet, horn and piano
6.27 Grainger Danish Folk Music Suite
6.47 Jarzebski Concerto Primo a 2, Concerto secondo a 2, Concerto terza a 2, Concerto quarto a 2 For full details visit www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/throughthenight

Contributors

Presented By: John Shea.








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