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: Rob Cowan

Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Mozart Les Petit Riens (excerpts) Mendelssohn Four Songs, Op 100 Boyce Symphony No 4 in F
8.30-10.00: Saint-Saens Cello Suite, Op 16
Smetana Czech Dances (Second series) (excerpts) Handel Terpsichore


Unknown: Handel Terpsichore

: Classical Collection

With James Jolly.
Stravinsky Concerto in E flat (Dumbarton Oaks) English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Colin Davis
10.16 Bach Cantata No 199: Mein Herze schwimmt im Blut Lorraine Hunt Lieberson (mezzo), Orchestra of Emmanuel Music , conductor Craig Smith
10.44 Gow Oboe Quintet George Caird (oboe), Simon Blendis and Alison Dods (violins), Louise Williams (viola), Jane Salmon (cello)
10.59 Thea Musgrave A Suite o' Bairnsangs Sandra Lissenden (soprano), Katherine Durran (piano)
11.07 Bizet Jeux denfants
Orchestre Lamoureux , conductor igor Markevitch
11.20 Bruckner Mass No 2 in E minor Polyphony, Britten Sinfonia , conductor Stephen Layton


Unknown: James Jolly.
Conductor: Colin Davis
Conductor: Emmanuel Music
Conductor: Craig Smith
Oboe: George Caird
Oboe: Simon Blendis
Oboe: Alison Dods
Viola: Louise Williams
Cello: Thea Musgravea
Soprano: Sandra Lissenden
Soprano: Katherine Durran
Piano: Bizet Jeux
Conductor: Orchestre Lamoureux
Conductor: Britten Sinfonia
Conductor: Stephen Layton

: Composer of the Week: Liszt

3/5. Liszt the Re-Composer. Liszt was an inveterate transcriber. Why did he spend so much of his time rearranging existing music, rather than writing more of his own? Donald Macleod investigates.
Schubert, transcr Liszt Der sturmische Morgen (Winterreise) Anastasia Voltchok (piano)
Bach, transcr Liszt Prelude in A minor, BWV543 No 1 (Six Organ Preludes and Fugues) ArturPizarro (piano)
Schubert, transcr Liszt Der Lindenbaum (Winterreise) Anastasia Voltchok (piano)
Liszt Réminiscences de Don Juan Earl Wild (piano) Douze Etudes d'Execution Transcendante: No 4 in D minor (Mazeppa) Claudio Arrau (piano)
Mazeppa Budapest SO, conductor Arpad Joo Repeated at 8.45pm


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Liszt Der
Piano: Anastasia Voltchok
Unknown: Liszt Der Lindenbaum
Piano: Anastasia Voltchok
Unknown: Don Juan
Piano: Claudio Arrau
Conductor: Arpad Joo

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Fiona Talkington introduces another concert from this year's Aldeburgh Festival.
Steven Isserlis (cello), Thomas Ades (piano) Debussy Cello Sonata Janacek Pohadka
Schumann Violin Sonata No 3, arr for cello
Kurtaq Four Pieces for solo cello: Hommage a John Cage ; Pilinszky Janos : Gerard de Nerval; Arnyak (Shadows); Kroo Gyorgy In Memoriam Ravel Deux Melodies Hébraïques Poulenc Cello Sonata


Introduces: Fiona Talkington
Cello: Steven Isserlis
Cello: Thomas Ades
Unknown: John Cage
Unknown: Pilinszky Janos
Unknown: Kroo Gyorgy

: Afternoon on 3

With Jonathan Swain.
China Focus
Qiqanq Chen L'Eloignement
BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Muhai Tang Poulenc, arr Lennox Berkeley Flute Sonata Sharon Bezaly, BBC Philharmonic, conductor Baldur Bronnimann
Puccini Preludio Sinfonico
3.10 Korngold Violin Concerto Matthew Trusler Busoni Suite: Turandot (excerpts)
3.55 Tchaikovsky Capriccio Italienne BBC NOW, conductor Roberto Minczuk Bach Flute Sonata in G minor, BWV1020.
Alexei Ogrintchouk (oboe), Robin Michael (cello), Gary Cooper (harpsichord)
4.20 Beethoven Piano Concerto No 1 in C
Ingrid Fliter , BBCSSO, conductor Benjamin Ellin


Unknown: Qiqanq Chen
Conductor: Muhai Tang
Conductor: Baldur Bronnimann
Conductor: Puccini Preludio Sinfonico
Unknown: Matthew Trusler
Unknown: Tchaikovsky Capriccio Italienne
Conductor: Roberto Minczuk
Oboe: Alexei Ogrintchouk
Oboe: Robin Michael
Harpsichord: Gary Cooper
Unknown: Ingrid Fliter
Conductor: Benjamin Ellin

: In Tune

Petroc Trelawny presents a selection of music, plus a round-up of news from the arts world.

: Performance on 3

Tony Hayes directs the Grand Union Orchestra in his international musical drama Now Comes the Dragon's Hour. A pregnant woman in a church imagines the future of her unborn baby and ponders the history of East End immigration. Recorded last week in Christ Church Spitalfields in London as part of the Spitalfields festival. Presented by Tom Service. Grand Union Orchestra, conductor Tony Haynes Tony Haynes Now Comes the Dragon's Hour


Unknown: Tony Hayes
Conductor: Tony Haynes
Conductor: Tony Haynes

: Composer of the Week

Repeated from 12 noon

: Night Waves

As part of Radio 3's Focus on China, Philip Dodd talks to artists, writers, designers and magazine editors to explore what is happening to Chinese culture and identity in the face of globalisation. Producer Zahid Warley


Talks: Philip Dodd
Producer: Zahid Warley

: Artist Focus

Polyphony under director Stephen Layton perform music, including Poulenc's Quatre Motets pour un Temps de Penitence. Presented by Petroc Trelawny.


Director: Stephen Layton

: The Essay

Nature in China
3/4. Wild Mountain - Beginnings
Robert Macfarlane travels to the heart of China to visit the holy peak of Minya Konka.


Unknown: Robert MacFarlane

: Late Junction

The sound of Desert Blues, Lou Harrison 's guitar experiments with just intonation, twisted folk by the Memory Band, and the early progressive wanderings of Henry Cow. With Fiona Talkington.


Unknown: Lou Harrison
Unknown: Fiona Talkington.

: Through the Night

Presented by Susan Sharpe .

Berlioz Overture: Le Carnaval Romain

1.10 Ravel Suite: Ma Mere I'Oye

1.34 Stravinsky Petrushka

2.10 Ockeqhem Intemerata Dei Mater

2.19 Handel Violin Sonata in A minor, Op 1 No 4

2.29 Beethoven Piano Concerto No 3 in C minor

3.06 Schubert String Quartet in G, 0887

3.50 Van Noordt Psalm 6

4.00 Grainger Colonial Song

4.07 J Christoph Bach Trio in C, for flute, violin and continuo

4.19 Schreker Valse Lente

4.24 Chopin Scherzo No 1 in B minor, Op 20

4.34 Wert Giunto a la Tomba (II Settimo Libro de Madrigali a Cinque Voci)

4.40 Ward Madrigal: Upon a Bank with Roses Marenzo Giunto a la Tomba

4.54 Schumann Novelette in F, Op 21 No 1

5.00 Jonqen Allegro Appassionato, Op 95, No 2

5.07 Sweelinck Psalm 23 (Five Psalms of David)

5.15 Bach Prelude and fugue in A minor, BWV543

5.25 Delius A Song of Summer

5.36 Grainger To a Nordic Princess

5.43 Vivaldi Concerto de Camera in C, RV88

5.51 Prokofiev Prelude No 7 (Ten Pieces, Op 12)

5.53 Faure Messe Basse

6.03 Grieg Violin Sonata No 3 in C minor, Op 45

6.27 Telemann Septet in B flat for three oboes, three violins and basso continuo

6.37 Liszt Piano Concerto No 2 in A


Presenter: Susan Sharpe

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