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: Breakfast

With Rob Cowan. Music includes:
Suppe Overture: The Beautiful Galatea Gershwin Lullaby
Handel Keyboard Suite No 5 in E
Mozart Symphony No 26 in E flat, KI84
Bach Contrapunctus 7and 9 (Art of Fugue)
Puccini Non Piangere, Liu! ... Ahlperl'Ultima Volta (Turandot)


Unknown: Rob Cowan.
Unknown: Bach Contrapunctus

: Classical Collection

Presented by Sarah Walker.
Haydn Piano Sonata in C minor, H XVI 20 Mikhail Pletnev
10.19 Michael Berkeley Clarinet Concerto Emma Johnson , Northern Sinfonia, conductor Sian Edwards
10.39 Edward Elgar Piano Improvisation No 4 Performed by the composer
10.45 Handel Sonata in D minor, HWV367a Michala Petri (recorder), Keith Jarrett (harpsichord)
11.01 Vaughan Williams Oboe Concerto
Jonathan Small, RLPO, conductor Vernon Handley
11.20 Gibbons Four Fantasies a 3 Phantasm
11.39 Mozart Violin Concerto No 4 in D, K218 Julia Fischer , Netherlands CO, conductor Yakov Kreizberg


Presented By: Sarah Walker.
Unknown: Mikhail Pletnev
Clarinet: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Emma Johnson
Conductor: Sian Edwards
Piano: Edward Elgar
Unknown: Handel Sonata
Harpsichord: Keith Jarrett
Oboe: Vaughan Williams
Conductor: Vernon Handley
Unknown: Julia Fischer
Conductor: Yakov Kreizberg

: Composer of the Week: Bruckner

5/5. Donald Macleod concludes his exploration of the composer's Vienna years. Today's programme includes the Ninth Symphony, which Bruckner laboured in vain to finish before his death.
Psalm 150 Ruth Welting (soprano), Chicago Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Daniel Barenboim Vexilla Regis Chorus of the Bavarian Radio
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Eugen Jochum Helgoland Berlin Radio Choir (male voices), Berlin PO, conductor Daniel Barenboim
Symphony No 9 in D minor (1st mvt) New PO of Westphalia, conductor Johannes Wildner


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Soprano: Ruth Welting
Conductor: Daniel Barenboim
Conductor: Vexilla Regis Chorus
Conductor: Daniel Barenboim
Conductor: Johannes Wildner

: Afternoon on 3

Presented by Louise Fryer.
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
Highlights from the Mananan Festival.
Prokofiev Five Poems of Akhmatova, Op 27
Patricia Rozario (soprano), Julius Drake (piano) Franck Piano Quintet in F minor Julius Drake , Carducci Quartet Gwilym Simcock Missa Nova Gwilym Simcock (piano)
2.00 BBC Proms 2008
Another chance to hear Tuesday night's Prom. Julia Fischer (violin), Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Yakov Kreizberg
Waqenaar Overture: Cyrano de Bergerac Dvorak Symphony No 6 in D
Brahms Violin Concerto in D
3.55 Chamber Music
Stravinsky Suite: The Soldier's Tale Bartok Contrasts Britten Sinfonia
Stravinsky Three Pieces for String Quartet Kopelman Quartet


Presented By: Louise Fryer.
Soprano: Patricia Rozario
Soprano: Julius Drake
Unknown: Julius Drake
Piano: Gwilym SimcOck
Violin: Julia Fischer
Conductor: Yakov Kreizberg
Unknown: Britten Sinfonia

: In Tune

Petroc Trelawny presents music and arts news.

: BBC Proms 2008

Live from the Royal Albert Hall , Leonard Slatkin conducts the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in a concert featuring three diverse composers, including Chinese composer Chen Yi's Olympic Fire, commissioned to celebrate today's opening of the Beijing
Olympics. Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch .
Olga Kern (piano), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Leonard Slatkin Chen Yi Olympic Fire
(BBC commission, first performance)
Rachmaninov Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
7.45 Twenty Minutes: Fantasia on a Theme - Dives and Lazarus Roy Palmer explores
Vaughan Williams 's love of the folk song and the way he used it in one of his finest works.
8.05 Vaughan Williams Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus; Symphony No 6


Unknown: Albert Hall
Unknown: Leonard Slatkin
Presented By: Sara Mohr-Pietsch
Piano: Olga Kern
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
Unknown: Lazarus Roy Palmer
Unknown: Vaughan Williams

: BBC Proms inspire Young Composers'Competition

Composer Errollyn Wallen takes a whistle-stop tour of this year's BBC Proms Inspire Young Composers' Competition, from the judges' selection through to the premiere performances given at the Royal College of Music by the Aurora Orchestra under conductor Nicholas Collon.


Unknown: Errollyn Wallen
Conductor: Nicholas Collon.

: BBC Proms 2008

A late-night concert of 20th-century
Americana introduced live from the Royal Albert Hall in London by Geoffrey Smith.
Han-Na Chang (cello), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Kristjan Jarvi Michael TorkeJavelin
John Adams The Chairman Dances Bernstein Three Meditations (Mass) Ellington Harlem


Unknown: Albert Hall
Unknown: Geoffrey Smith.
Cello: Han-Na Chang
Conductor: Kristjan Jarvi
Conductor: Michael Torkejavelin
Conductor: John Adams

: Jazz on 3

Another chance to hear a set from US jazz-funk fusion supergroup Medeski, Scofield, Martin and Wood, recorded at the Barbican in July 2007.
Presented by Jez Nelson. Producer Robert Abel


Presented By: Jez Nelson.
Producer: Robert Abel

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Rachmaninov The Isle of the Dead Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Rossen Milanov
1.25 Bartok Concerto for two pianos and percussion
1.53 Mielczewskl Missa super 0 Gloriosa Domina
2.10 Forqueray Suite No 4 G G minor 2.28 Franck
Psyche 3.15 Schumann Vogel als Prophet, Op 82 No 7
(Waldscenen) 3.19 Dvorak Cello Concerto No 2 in B minor
4.00 Nauss Praeludium Terti Toni (Die spielende Muse)
4.13 Hammerschmidt Suite in G for gambas (Ester Fleiss) 4.24 Wingfield Three Bulgarian Dances
4.31 Vivaldi Cello Concerto in D minor 4.41 Sauquet La Nuit 4.53 Schubert Der Alpenjager, D588b
5.00 Linek Coronation Fanfare 5.01 Arnold Flourish for a Birthday, Op 44 5.04 Kraus Symphony in C
5.17 Brönnemüller Toccatina from No 1 in D (Fasciculus Musicus) 5.22 Anon Gregorian Chants: Lux Vera Lucis: Gregorius Praesul: Prologus Antiphonarii 5.31 Dvorak Prague Waltzes 5.39 Shostakovich Waltz (Jazz Suite
No 2) 5.44 Martinu Polkas and Etudes for Piano, Book 3
5.53 Anon Dance for fiddle 5.55 Purcell Four Dances (Abdelazer) 6.00 Willan Te Deum Laudamus
6.12 Fornerod Concert for two violins and piano, Op 16
6.30 Grieq Double Bass Concerto 6.53 Aufschnaiter Overture and Entrée (Serenade No 3 in G minor)


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Conductor: Rossen Milanov

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