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: Alexandra Wilson

Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Schumann Introduction and Allegro in D minor, Op 134 Murray Perahia (piano), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Claudio Abbado
R Thompson Alleluia Handel and Haydn Society Chorus, conductor Grant Llewellyn
8.00-9.00: Ireland Legend Piers Lane (piano), Ulster Orchestra, conductor David Lloyd-Jones Britten Five Flower Songs
The Sixteen, conductor Harry Christophers.
For full details visit www.bbc. co.uk/radio3/breakfast on the day of transmission PHONE: [number removed](calls from landlinescost no more than 8p per minute) email: [address removed] Address: Breakfast, BBC Radio 3. Broadcasting House. London WlA 1AA

Contributors

Piano: Murray Perahia
Conductor: Claudio Abbado
Unknown: Thompson Alleluia Handel
Conductor: Grant Llewellyn
Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones
Conductor: Harry Christophers.

: CD Review

Introduced by Andrew McGregor.
9.30 Building a Library Stephen Johnson recommends a recording of Vaughan Williams 's dramatic Sixth Symphony.
10.30 The Essential Tallis Alexandra Buckle discusses must-have discs of the composer's music.
11.30 Disc of the Week: In a State of Jazz Marc-Andre Hamelin pays tribute to some of thegreatest jazz-inspired pianist-composers of the 20th century. 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: Stephen Johnson
Unknown: Vaughan Williams
Unknown: Tallis Alexandra Buckle
Unknown: Marc-Andre Hamelin

: Music Matters

As Luigi Nono's Prometeo receives its UK premiere at London's South Bank next month,
Tom Service talks to architect Renzo Piano about his designs for the original performance of the work in Venice in 1984. Plus an interview with Nigel Kennedy on the release of his recording of Beethoven's Violin Concerto. Producer Jeremy Evans

Contributors

Unknown: Renzo Piano
Unknown: Nigel Kennedy
Producer: Jeremy Evans

: The Early Music Show

Charles V was undoubtedly the most powerful man in 16th-century Europe and a notable patron of the arts. Catherine Bott traces his life through the music he would have heard. Producer Sam Phillips

Contributors

Unknown: Catherine Bott
Producer: Sam Phillips

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another chance to hear last Monday's concert from London's Wigmore Hall.
Martin Frost (clarinet), Roland Pontinen (piano) Schumann, arr Frost Abendlied
Schumann Mit Humor (Vanitas Vanitatum); Langsam; Stark und markiert (FunfStiicke im Volkstan, Op 102)
Martin Frost On the Wing
Schumann Arabeske , Op 18
Brahms Clarinet Sonata No 2 in E flat, Op 120N02

Contributors

Clarinet: Roland Pontinen
Unknown: Martin Frost
Unknown: Schumann Arabeske

: World Routes

Presented by Lucy Duran and featuring a specially recorded studio session by Malian kora virtuoso Toumani Diabate. Plus a review of some recent
Latin American releases. Producer Felix Carey

Contributors

Presented By: Lucy Duran
Unknown: Toumani Diabate.
Producer: Felix Carey

: Jazz Line-Up

Kevin LeGendre with a selection of new releases and a round-up of what's on in the UK jazz scene.

Contributors

Unknown: Kevin Legendre

: 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

r Presented from New York by Margaret Juntwait. Philip Glass's 1980 opera, set to a text from ancient Sanskrit scripture the Bhagavad Gita , is an account of Mahatma Gandhi 's formative experiences in South Africa. Including the Met Opera Quiz and backstage interviews with some of the artists. Glass Satyagraha
Chorus and Orchestra of New York Metropolitan Opera, conductor Dante Anzolini
RT DIRECT: Philip Glass's Satyagraha (3 CDs) is available for E29.99 including p&p. Send cheque payable to Selections to:
[address removed]. Phone [number removed] (national rate) quoting B46-AH643, or visit www.selections.com/rtdirect

Contributors

Unknown: Margaret Juntwait.
Unknown: Bhagavad Gita
Unknown: Mahatma Gandhi
Conductor: Dante Anzolini
Miss Schlesen: Rachelle Durkin (soprano)
MK Gandhi: Richard Croft (tenor)
Mr Kallenbach: Earle Patriarco (baritone)
Parsi Rustomji: Alfred Walker ( Bass-Baritone)
Mrs Naidoo: Ellie Dehn (soprano)
Kasturbai: Maria Zifchak (mezzo)
Mrs Alexander: Mary Phillips (mezzo)
Prince Arjuna: Bradley Garvin (bass-Baritone)
Lord Krishna: Richard Bernstein (bass-Baritone)

: Hear and Now

Ivan Hewett presents modern music both old and new, with classic works from the 1960s alongside more recent pieces by Downie and arrell.
Gordon Downie Fragments for cello and piano Paul Mefano Interferences
Gordon Downie Piano Piece 3 Earle Brown Novara
Gordon Downie Forms 7 - Non-Mediated Forms lannis Xenakis Aktrara John Senter (cello), Ian Pace (piano), Contemporary Music Ensemble of Wales, conductor Kenneth Woods
Michael Jarrell Abschied Marino Formenti (piano), Suisse Romande Orchestra/Pascal Rophe

Contributors

Unknown: Ivan Hewett
Conductor: Kenneth Woods

: The Early Music Show

Lucie Skeaping talks to singer Emily van Evera about her disc My Lady Rich.

Contributors

Singer: Emily van Evera

: Through the Night

With John Shea. Nielsen At the Bier of a Young Artist;
Bohemian Danish folk song 1.15 Bach Cantata No 82: Ich habe genug 1.37 Schubert/Mahler String Quartet in D minor, DB10 (Death and the Maiden) 2.17 Bartok Two Pictures 2.34 Peterson-Berger Frösöblomster, Bk
2.58 Delius Intermezzo (Fennimore and Gerda) 3.04 Melartin Symphony No 6 3.43 Harris Prelude in E flat
3.46 Pearsall Lay a Garland on Her Hearse 3.49 Debussy L'lsleJoyeuse 3.55 Schenck Sonata in A minor, Op 9 No 2 (L'Echo du Danube) 4.18 J Strauss (son) Waltz: An der schönen blauen Donau. Op 314 4.27 Paradies Sicilienne in E flat 4.31 Durufle Quatre Motets sur des Thèmes
Grégoriens, Op 10 439 Buffardin Flute Concerto in E minor
4.52 Chopin Scherzo No 3 in C sharp minor, Op 39
5.00 Goldmark Overture: Im Fruhling, Op 36 5.14 Vivaldi Violin Concerto in E. RV269 (Spring) (The Four Seasons)
5.23 Sermisy Cinq Chansons
5.33 Mozart Piano Trio in G, K564 5.49 Vedro The Magic Bird Game 5.50 Falla Ritual Fire Dance 5.55 Haydn Mass in B flat, H XXII 7 (Kleine Orgelmesse) 6.12 Dvorak
Symphonic Variations 6.38 Larsson String Quartet No 3, Op 65 6.48 Crusell Introduction etAir Suedols

Contributors

Unknown: John Shea.
Unknown: Schenck Sonata








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