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: Breakfast

With Rob Cowan. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Niles, arr Britten I Wonder As I Wander Glazunov Chopiniana, Op 46 (Polonaise) Beethoven Variations in D, Op 76
8.30-10.00: RameauLe Temple de la Gloire (excerpt) Cristobal de Morales Sancta Maria Succurre Miseris Finzi Romance, Op 11


Unknown: Rob Cowan.

: Classical Collection

With Sarah Walker.
Liszt Orpheus Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, conductor Kurt Masur
10.11 Messiaen La Colombe ; Cloches d'Angoisse et Larmes s'Adieu; Un Reflet dans le Vent (Preludes) Hakon Austbo (piano)
10.26 Khachaturian Spartacus: Ballet Suite No 2 Royal SNO, conductor Neeme Jarvi
10.47 Dvorak Piano Trio in E minor, Op 90 (Dumky) Florestan Trio
11.17 Jonqen Symphonie Concertante, Op 81 Olivier Latry (organ), Liege Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Pascal Rophe


Unknown: Sarah Walker.
Conductor: Kurt Masur
Conductor: Messiaen La Colombe
Piano: Hakon Austbo
Conductor: Pascal Rophe

: Composer of the Week: Ives

5/5. Donald Macleod concludes his look at the music and life of Charles Ives.
On the Antipodes Henry Herford (baritone),
Ensemble Modern, conductor Ingo Metzmacher Three Quarter-Tone Pieces for Two Pianos
Alexei Lubimov and Pierre-Laurent Aimard (pianos) Psalm 90 Pamela Priestley-Smith (soprano), David Roy (tenor), BBC Singers, Christopher Hughes (organ), Stephen Lees , Tony Lucas , Nicholas Ormrod , Nigel Shipway (bells)
The One Way; A Sea Dirge; Yellow Leaves
Dora Ohrenstein (soprano), Phillip Bush (piano) IntheMornin'
Mary Ann Hart (mezzo), Dennis Helmrich (piano) Set for Theatre Orchestra
Ensemble Modern, conductor Ingo Metzmacher Sunrise Martha Hart (mezzo), Charles Gray (violin), Mark S Johnson (piano)


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Charles Ives.
Conductor: Ingo MetzmacHer
Pianos: Alexei Lubimov
Soprano: Pamela Priestley-Smith
Tenor: David Roy
Singers: Christopher Hughes
Unknown: Stephen Lees
Unknown: Tony Lucas
Unknown: Nicholas Ormrod
Unknown: Nigel Shipway
Soprano: Dora Ohrenstein
Soprano: Phillip Bush
Unknown: Mary Ann Hart
Piano: Dennis Helmrich
Conductor: Ingo MetzmacHer
Unknown: Martha Hart
Violin: Charles Gray
Violin: Mark S Johnson

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

The last in a series of concerts from the Cheltenham Music Festival featuring current and former members of Radio 3's New Generation Artists scheme. Presented by Penny
Gore. Allan Clayton (tenor), Paul Lewis (piano) Schubert Die Schone Mullerin , D795


Tenor: Gore. Allan Clayton
Tenor: Paul Lewis
Unknown: Schone Mullerin

: Afternoon on 3

With Penny Gore.
BBC Proms 2008
Another chance to hear Wednesday's concert from the Royal Albert Hall in London. The Proms recreates a programme first heard at the Royal
Albert Hall in 1958, with works by two great German composers who managed to retain Classical poise in the face of burgeoning Romanticism.
Lars Vogt (piano), BBCSO, conductor Jiri Belohlavek Mendelssohn Overture: Ruy Bias; Symphony No 4 in A (Italian)
Brahms Piano Concerto No2 2 in B flat; Symphony No 2 in D
4.40 Chamber Music
Bach Cello Suite No I in G, BWV1007 Christian Poltera


Unknown: Royal Albert Hall
Unknown: Albert Hall
Piano: Lars Vogt
Conductor: Jiri Belohlavek

: In Tune

Introduced by Sean Rafferty.


Introduced By: Sean Rafferty.

: BBC Proms 2008

Presented from the Royal Albert Hall ,
London, by Sarah Walker , tonight's Prom features the first Proms premiere of 2008, a new work by Simon Holt.
Cantamus Girls' Choir, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Thierry Fischer Debussy Nocturnes
Simon Holt Troubled Light (BBC commission, first performance)
8.20 Twenty Minutes: The Great Irish Art Controversy - the Hugh Lane Gallery
William Crawley uncovers the mystery of Hugh Lane 's 39 French impressionist paintings.
8.40 Musorgsky, orch Ravel Pictures at an Exhibition
Repeated on Tuesday 29 July at 2pm


Unknown: Royal Albert Hall
Unknown: Sarah Walker
Unknown: Simon Holt.
Conductor: Thierry Fischer
Unknown: Hugh Lane
Unknown: William Crawley
Unknown: Hugh Lane

: BBC Proms Composer Portrait

Simon Holt talks to Sarah Walker about his new Proms commission Troubled Light, heard in this evening's main Prom, and introduces performances of some of his chamber works. Stuart King (clarinet), Tippett Quartet
Simon Holt Brief Candles for solo clarinet; Two movements for string quartet;
A Second Box of Brief Candles for solo clarinet


Talks: Simon Holt
Unknown: Sarah Walker
Clarinet: Stuart King
Unknown: Simon Holt

: New Generation Artists

Russian pianist Eduard Kunz performs works with a Spanish flavour by Scarlatti and Albeniz.


Pianist: Eduard Kunz

: Womad Festival 2008

Andrew McGregor , Charie Gillett , Lopa Kothari , Lucy Duran and Mary Ann Kennedy begin a weekend of broadcasts from the festival site in Charlton Park, Wiltshire. Tonight,
Andrew McGregor introduces performances by Algerian rai rocker Rachid Taha , desert bluesmen Terakaft and Irish folk musician Sharon Shannon. Plus highlights from performances by Malian kora maestro Toumani Diabate and French a cappella singers lo Cor de la Plana , plus the chants of the TashiLhunpo Monks of Tibet. Producer Roger Short


Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: Charie Gillett
Unknown: Lopa Kothari
Unknown: Lucy Duran
Unknown: Mary Ann Kennedy
Introduces: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: Rachid Taha
Musician: Sharon Shannon.
Unknown: Toumani Diabate
Unknown: Cor de la Plana
Producer: Roger Short

: Through the Night

With John Shea. Rachmaninov Caprice Bohémien, Op 12; Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor; Symphony No 1 in D minor Christina Ortiz (piano), Sydney SO, conductor
Vladimir Ashkenazy 2.38 Brahms String Quartet No 1 in C minor, Op 51 No 13.10 Haydn Sonata in E flat, H XVI 49 3.29
Nicolai Mass in D 4.00 Dupre Cortege etLitanie 4.07 Abel Trio in G, Op 16 No 4 4.17 Cart Sonata for two violins and continuo 4.32 Sor Fantasie et Variations Brillantes sur
Deux Airs Favoris Connus in E minor, Op 30 (Fantasia No 7)
4.46 Trad A La Bono Fourtuno; Bressarello
4.52 Donizetti Sinfonia in G minor 5.00 Henriques Air
5.06 Georges Schmitt Two Movements (Magnificat
Solenelle for organ) 5.11 Tippett Five Spirituals (A Child of Our Time) 5.22 Gottschalk Danse des Negres, Op 2 (Bamboula) 5.32 Gotovac The Balkan Song and Dance, Op 16 5.44 Telemann Trio No 3 (Essercizii Musici)
5.55 Liszt Ave Maria 6.00 Schubert, arr Liszt
Wandererfantasie 6.23 Bach Cantata No 147: Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben 6.54 Willan Centennial March


Unknown: John Shea.
Piano: Christina Ortiz
Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy

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