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: Rob Cowan

Music includes:
Bizet Overture: Patrie
Detroit Symphony Orchestra, conductor Paul Paray Mozart Symphony No 32 in G, K318
London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Peter Maag Sammartini Overture in G minor (Sinfonia) Europa Galante , director Fabio Biondi
Bridge Cherry Ripe (Two Old English Songs) Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Charles Groves
Hildegard of Bingen 0 Ouam Preciosa Sequentia Wagner Prelude, Act 1: Die Meistersinger von
Nurnberg New York PO, conductor George Szell


Conductor: Paul Paray
Conductor: Peter Maag
Unknown: Europa Galante
Director: Fabio Biondi
Conductor: Charles Groves
Conductor: George Szell

: Classical Collection

Presented by Sarah Walker.
Ravel Bolero Boston SO, conductor Charles Munich
10.15 Schubert Du bist die Ruh, D776
Teresa Stich-Randall (soprano), Jacqueline Bonneau (piano) Gretchen am Spinnrade, 0118
Helen Donath (soprano), Klaus Donath (piano)
10.26 Fantasy on Corelli's La Folia Variations Red Priest
10.39 Handel Israel in Egypt: Part I (Exodus)
James Bowman (countertenor), Ian Partridge
(tenor), Choir of Christchurch Cathedral, Oxford, English CO, conductor Simon Preston (organ)
11.11 Barber Summer Music, Op 31 Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet
11.23 Cage Sonata No 14 (Sonatas and Interludes) Gerard Fremy (prepared piano)
11.28 Beethoven Grosse Fuge , Op 133 Takacs Quartet
11.43 Delibes L'Aurore: La Prière (Coppelia)
Lyon Opera Orchestra, conductor Kent Nagano
11.50 Offenbach Les Oiseaux dans la Charmille (Les Contes d'Hoffmann) Rita Streich (soprano), RIAS Chamber Choir, Berlin RSO, conductor Richard Kraus


Presented By: Sarah Walker.
Conductor: Charles Munich
Soprano: Teresa Stich-Randall
Soprano: Jacqueline Bonneau
Soprano: Helen Donath
Soprano: Klaus Donath
Unknown: James Bowman
Tenor: Ian Partridge
Conductor: Simon Preston
Unknown: Gerard Fremy
Piano: Beethoven Grosse Fuge
Unknown: Offenbach Les Oiseaux
Soprano: Rita Streich
Conductor: Richard Kraus

: Composer of the Week: Hindemith

3/5. The Hindemith Case. Donald Macleod tries to unravel Hindemith's relationship with Germany's Nazi regime during the 1930s.
Morgenmusik for brass (excerpt) Malmo Brass Ensemble
DerSchwanenedreher (excerpt) Geraldine Walther (viola), San Francisco SO, conductor Herbert Blomstedt Symphony (Mathis der Maler) Berliner Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Claudio Abbado
Trauermusik Torleif Thedeen (cello), Nieuw Sinfonietta Amsterdam, conductor Lev Markiz
Repeated at 8.45pm


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Viola: Geraldine Walther
Conductor: Herbert Blomstedt
Conductor: Claudio Abbado
Cello: Trauermusik Torleif Thedeen
Conductor: Lev Markiz

: Afternoon on 3

Introduced by Penny Gore .
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
A recital of songs setting French poetry from the 15th century to the First World War by composers involved with the Societe Musicale Indépendante. Thomas Allen (bass). Simon Over (piano) Faure L'Horizon Chimérique
Debussy Trois Ballades de Francois Villon Poulenc Songs from Poemes de Ronsard Ravel Histoires Naturelles
2.00 BBC Orchestras
Berlioz Overture: Le Carnaval Romain BBC NOW, conductor Thierry Fischer Milhaud Suite: Française
BBC NOW, conductor Thierry Fischer Dvorak Symphony No 5 in F
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Gianandrea Noseda
3.00 Howard Skempton The Moon Is Flashing James Gilchrist (tenor). BBC NOW, conductor Grant Llewellyn Saint-Saens Violin Concerto No 3 in B minor Philippe Graff in, BBC NOW. conductor Thierry Fischer Beethoven Elegischer Gesang
BBC Singers, conductor Stephen Cleobury
4.10 Beethoven Symphony No 6 in F (Pastoral) BBC NOW. conductor James Judd


Introduced By: Penny Gore
Bass: Thomas Allen
Bass: Simon Over
Conductor: Thierry Fischer
Conductor: Thierry Fischer
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
Conductor: Howard Skempton
Tenor: James Gilchrist
Conductor: Grant Llewellyn
Unknown: Philippe Graff
Conductor: Thierry Fischer
Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
Conductor: James Judd

: In Tune

Presented by Sean Rafferty.


Presented By: Sean Rafferty.

: Performance on 3

Presented by Martin Handley. The last of three concerts of the song cycles of Schubert features the posthumous collection, Schwanengesang or "Swan song", named by its first publisher eager to cash in on the composer's death.
Mark Padmore (tenor), Roger Vignoles (piano) Schubert Schwanengesang , D957


Presented By: Martin Handley.
Tenor: Mark Padmore
Tenor: Roger Vignoles
Piano: Schubert Schwanengesang

: Composer of the Week: Hindemfth

Repeated from 12 noon

: Night Waves

Matthew Sweet with a first-night review of the revival of Enid Bagnold 's 1955 play The Chalk
Garden. The new production, staged at London's Donmar Warehouse, is directed by Michael Grandage and stars Penelope Wilton and Margaret Tyzack. Producer Victoria Shepherd


Unknown: Matthew Sweet
Unknown: Enid Bagnold
Directed By: Michael Grandage
Unknown: Penelope Wilton
Unknown: Margaret Tyzack.
Producer: Victoria Shepherd

: Artist Focus

Simon Preston is joined by the English Concert and Trevor Pinnock in Handel's Organ Concerto in B flat major.


Unknown: Simon Preston
Unknown: Trevor Pinnock

: The Essay

Greek and Latin Voices
3/4. Paula James of the Open University discusses Roman relationships as annotated by Cicero.


Unknown: Paula James

: Late Junction

Verity Sharp introduces extracts from a concert recording of Martin Simpson and Chris Wood.


Introduces: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Martin Simpson
Unknown: Chris Wood.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Paganini Perpetuum Mobile Saraste Romanza
Andaluza Brahms Violin Sonata No 2 in A, op 100 Ysaye Sonata in D minor, Op 27 No 3 (Ballade) Debussy Violin Sonata Bartok Violin Sonata Ruggiero Ricci (violin), Lili Popova (piano) 2.06 Bruckner Symphony No 3 in D minor
3.02 Kllar Piano Concerto 3.27 Grieg String Quartet
No I in G minor Op 27 4.02 Handel Trio Sonata in G, Op 5 No 4 4.16 Faure Dolly Suite, Op 56 4.30 Brahms Five
Choral Songs, Op 104 4.44 Chopin Variations Brilliantes in B flat on a theme from Herold's Ludovic 4.52 Dukas
Villanelle 5.00 Grieg Triumphal March (Sigurd Jorsalfar )
5.10 Beethoven Piano Sonata in F sharp, Op 78
5.20 Hellendaal Concerto Grosso in D minor, Op 3 No 2
5.31 Bach Cantata: Widerstehe doch der Sunde, BWV54 5.43 Grieg Andante con Moto in C minor
5.53 Farnaby, arr Howarth Fancies, Tiyes and Dreames
5.59 Verdi Ballet Music (Otello) 6.06 Mozart Horn
Concerto No 4 in E flat, K495 6.23 Grieg Lyric Pieces (excerpts) 6.41 Milhaud Le Globe-Trotter, Op 358


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Violin: Ruggiero Ricci
Violin: Lili Popova
Unknown: Sigurd Jorsalfar

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