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: Breakfast

With Rob Cowan. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Walton March: Crown Imperial
Mahler Blumine Faure Papillon, Op 77; Sicilienne, Op 78; Sérénade, Op 98
8.30-10.00: Rameau Suite: Dardanus (excerpts) Ireland Three Songs to poems by Thomas Hardy Mozart Bassoon Concerto in B flat, K191

Contributors

Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Unknown: Thomas Hardy

: Classical Collection

With James Jolly.
Bruch Romance, Op 85 Janine Jansen (viola),
Gewandhaus Orchestra, conductor Riccardo Chailly
10.10 Mozart Serenade in C minor, K388 Netherlands Wind Ensemble
10.34 Adams Harmonium San Francisco Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Edo de Waart
11.07 Handel Chaconne in G, HWV435 Murray Perahia (piano)
11.16 Bellini Come per Me Sereno (La Sonnambula, Act 1) Joan Sutherland (soprano), Florence Maggio Musicale Orchestra , conductor Richard Bonynge
11.20 Nielsen Symphony No 4 (Inextinguishable) San Francisco SO, conductor Herbert Blomstedt

Contributors

Unknown: James Jolly.
Viola: Janine Jansen
Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
Conductor: Mozart Serenade
Unknown: Handel Chaconne
Piano: Murray Perahia
Soprano: Joan Sutherland
Soprano: Florence Maggio
Conductor: Musicale Orchestra
Conductor: Richard Bonynge
Conductor: Herbert Blomstedt

: Composer of the Week:Christoph Willibald Gluck (1714-87)

1/5. Gluck stood aloof from any tradition, declaring he wanted to write "music belonging to all nations". Donald Macleod assesses how well he succeeded. Overture: Orfeo ed Euridice
Freiburg Baroque Orchestra, conductor Rene Jacobs Non Vi Turbate , No, Pietosi Dei (Alceste)
Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo), English Concert, director Trevor Pinnock (harpsichord)
Iphigenie en Aulide (Act2, Scenes 6 and 7) Lyon Opera Orchestra, conductor John Eliot Gardiner Chaconne (Alessandro)
Musica Antigua Koln, director Reinhard Goebel Iphigenie en Tauride (Act 3)
Les Musiciens du Louvre, conductor Marc Minkowski Producer David Dwight RT DIRECT: Gluck: Orfeo ed Euridice, (1CD) with Soloists,
Drottningholm Theatre Choir and Orchestra conducted by Arnold Ostman , is available for E5.99 inc p&p, quoting B46-Z008;
Iphigenie en Aulide, (2CDs) with Jose van Dam, Anne Sophie von Otter, Monteverdi Choir , Lyon Opera Orchestra conducted by John Eliot Gardiner , is available for E18.99 inc p&p, quoting B46-DS636. Address: [address removed] Cheque payable to Selections. Phone [number removed] (national rates), or visitwww.selections.com/rtdirect

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: Rene Jacobs
Conductor: Non Vi Turbate
Unknown: Pietosi Dei
Harpsichord: Trevor Pinnock
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
Director: Reinhard Goebel
Conductor: Marc Minkowski
Producer: David Dwight
Conducted By: Arnold Ostman
Unknown: Anne Sophie
Unknown: Monteverdi Choir
Conducted By: John Eliot Gardiner
Ac hi lie: John Aler (tenor)
Agamemnon: Jose Van Dam (bass-Baritone)
Iphigenie: Mireille Delunsch (soprano)
Oreste: Simon Keenlyside (baritone)
Une Pretresse: Claire Delgado-Boge (soprano)
Pylade: Yann Beuron (tenor)

: Afternoon on 3

With Jonathan Swain.
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
From London's Cadogan Hall, Christopher Cook presents a concert dedicated to the music of Claudio Monteverdi.
I Fagiolini, Barokksolistene, director Robert Hollingworth
Monteverdi Volgendo il del; Lamento d'Arianna (Arianna); II Ballo delle Ingrate
2.00 BBC Proms 2008
Another chance to hear last Thursday night's Prom. Yevgeni Sudbin (piano), BBC Philharmonic, conductor Van Pascal Tortelier
Bax In Memoriam Patrick Pearse
Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No 1 in Fsharp minor Vaughan Williams Symphony No 4
3.35 Chamber Music
Messiaen Vingt Regards Nos 1-10 Joanna MacGregor (piano)
Shostakovich String Quartet No 7 Kopelman Quartet

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Christopher Cook
Unknown: Claudio Monteverdi.
Director: Robert Hollingworth
Director: Monteverdi Volgendo
Piano: Yevgeni Sudbin
Conductor: van Pascal Tortelier
Unknown: Patrick Pearse
Piano: Joanna MacGregor

: In Tune

Presented by Petroc Trelawny .

Contributors

Presented By: Petroc Trelawny

: BBC Proms 2008

A celebration of the 200th anniversary of Beethoven's Symphony No 5 and Elliott Carter's centenary. Presented live from the Royal Albert Hall by Tom Service.
Nicholas Daniel (oboe), BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor David Robertson: Beethoven: Grosse Fuge
Elliott Carter: Oboe Concerto
8.10 Twenty Minutes: Ba Ba Ba Bum - the Art of the Riff
Richard Coles talks to composer Jocelyn Pook and pop musician Tom Robinson about riffs and the opening of Beethoven's Fifth.
8.30 Beethoven Symphony No 5 in C minor
Repeated on Friday at 2pm
This concert is also broadcast live on BBC4

Contributors

Presenter: Tom ServiceOboe: Nicholas Daniel
Conductor: David Robertson
Presenter (Twenty Minutes): Richard Coles
Interviewee: Jocelyn Pook
Interviewee: Tom Robinson

: The Lebrecht Interview

2/8. Norman Lebrecht talks to composer Steve Reich. Producer Jeremy Evans

Contributors

Talks: Norman Lebrecht
Unknown: Steve Reich.
Producer: Jeremy Evans

: New Generation Artists

Pianist Shai Wosner plays Schoenberg's Suite, Op25, and Mozart's Variations on a theme of Gluck, K455.

Contributors

Pianist: Shai Wosner

: Proms Artist Focus

This week's featured artists are vocal ensemble
I Fagiolini. EMAIL: [address removed]

: The Essay

Elgar and Academe
1/4. Four commentators reflect on aspects of Elgar's life, beginning with Julian Rushton.
Producer Andrew Lyle EMAIL: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Julian Rushton.
Producer: Andrew Lyle

: World on 3

The final day of the Womad festival. Producer Roger short

: Through the Night

With John Shea.
Kris Defoort Dedicatio V1 1.08 Beethoven Piano Sonata in A flat, Op 110 1.28 Schumann Fantasiestucke, Op 12
1.54 Mendelssohn Symphony No 5 in D (Reformation)
2.28 Mozart Mass in C. K317 (Coronation) 2.51 Bizet Suite: Carmen 3.06 Falla Nights in the Gardens of Spain
3.30 Morales Motet: Andreas Christi Famulus 3.36 Biber Scordatura Sonata 3.51 Rozycki Symphoni Scherzo, Op
401 Bach Oboe Concertoin G minor (reconstr from BWVI056)
4.10 Ravel Rhapsodie Espagnole 4.24 Granados The Maiden and the Nightingale (Goyescas, Op 11 No 4) 4.31 A Gabrieli Sento un Rumor 4.35 Brahms Academic Festival Overture
4.45 Sorkocevic Overture in G for oboe, two violins and continuo 4.50 Haczewski Symphony in G 5.00 Schubert Overture: Des Teufels Lustschloss 5.09 Schumann, arr Liszt Widmung, Op 25 No 1 5.14 Haydn The Storm
5.24 Parac Andante Amoroso 5.31 Mozart Piano Sonata in G, K283 5.44 James Dapogny Rag (in memoriam
Johannes Brahms) 5.49 A Gabrieli Canzon Primi Toni a 8 (Sacrae Symphoniae) 5.53 Beethoven Symphony No 8 in F 6.21 Faure Piano Trio in D minor, Op 120
6.42 Stravinsky Three movements from Petrushka

Contributors

Unknown: John Shea.








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