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: Breakfast

With Sara Mohr Pietsch. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Chopin Grande Valse in A flat, Op 42 Rimsky-Korsakov Russian Easter Festival Overture Monteverdi Ballo: Volgendo il Ciel (Madrigals, Book 8)
8.30-10.00: Janacek, arr Talich, rev Smetacek Suite: Cunning Little
Vixen Biber , transcr Fischer Violin Sonata No 6 in C minor (Passacaglia) Strauss Don Juan


Unknown: Sara Mohr Pietsch.
Unknown: Chopin Grande Valse
Unknown: Vixen Biber
Unknown: Strauss Don Juan

: Classical Collection

With Sarah Walker.
Satie Les Aventures de Mercure
Orchestre de Paris, conductor Pierre Dervaux
10.14 Palestrina Missa Papae Marcelli
The Sixteen, conductor Harry Christophers
10.46 Durey Homage a Erik Satie Francois Le Roux (baritone), Graham Johnson (piano)
10.50 Schoenberg Theme and Variations, Op 43a Eastman Wind Ensemble, conductor Frederick Fennell
11.02 Debussy Nocturne
Jean-Eff lam Bavouzet (piano)
Copland Night Roberta Alexander (soprano), Roger Vignoles (piano)
Faure Nocturne in E flat, Op 36, No 4 Paul Crossley (piano)
11.17 Franck Symphony in D minor Czech PO, conductor John Barbirolli


Unknown: Sarah Walker.
Conductor: Pierre Dervaux
Conductor: Harry Christophers
Baritone: Erik Satie
Baritone: Graham Johnson
Conductor: Frederick Fennell
Soprano: Roberta Alexander
Piano: Roger Vignoles
Piano: Faure Nocturne
Piano: Paul Crossley
Piano: Franck Symphony
Conductor: John Barbirolli

: Composer of the Week: Rossini

2/5. Rossini moved to Naples, then the capital of the operatic world, where he met the woman who became his own personal prima donna - Isabella Colbran , later Mrs Rossini. Today's programme includes excerpts from his tragic masterpiece Ermione, which Rossini liked to call his little William Tell. Ermione (excerpts)
Prague Philharmonic Chorus,
Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Claudio Scimone


Unknown: Isabella Colbran
Unknown: Mrs Rossini.
Unknown: William Tell.
Conductor: Claudio Scimone
Oreste: Chris Merritt (tenor)
Ermione: Cecilia Gasdia (soprano)
Pirro: Ernesto Palacio(tenor)
Cleone/Cefisa: Elizabetta Tandura (soprano)
Andromaca: Margarita Zimmermann (mezzo)
Pilade: William Matteuzzi (tenor)
Attalo: Mario Bolognesi (tenor)
Fenicio: Simone Alaimo (bass-Baritone)

: Afternoon on 3

Presented by Ian Skelly.
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
The first of four chamber programmes from the 2008 Summer Series recorded at Wyastone Leys in the heart of the Wye Valley. London Winds
Mozart Serenade in B flat, K361 (Gran Partita)
2.00 BBC Proms 2008
A second chance to hear last Thursday's Prom. Finghin Collins (piano), Ulster Orchestra, conductor Kenneth Montgomery Ferguson Overture for an Occasion Stanford Piano Concerto No 2
Smetana Vltava (Ma Vlast)
Dvorak Symphony No 8 in G
3.55 Chamber Music MacMillan Memento
Brahms Piano Quintet in F minor, Op 34 Barry Douglas , Callino Quartet


Presented By: Ian Skelly.
Unknown: Mozart Serenade
Piano: Finghin Collins
Conductor: Kenneth Montgomery
Unknown: Barry Douglas

: In Tune

Petroc Trelawny presents music and arts news.

: BBC Proms 2008

Vassily Sinaisky conducts Rimsky-
Korsakov's Sheherazade and, in a display of this Russian conductor's enthusiasm for all things English, works by Elgar and Vaughan Williams. Introduced by Rob Cowan , live from the Royal Albert Hall in London.
Ashley Wass (piano), BBC Philharmonic, conductor Vassily Sinaisky
Elgar Overture: In the South (Alassio) Vaughan Williams Piano Concerto
7.55 Twenty Minutes: Studio
Sheherazade Akram Zaatari explores the photographic archive of Lebanon's Studio Sheherazade.
8.15 Rimsky-Korsakov Sheherazade


Unknown: Vassily Sinaisky
Unknown: Vaughan Williams.
Introduced By: Rob Cowan
Unknown: Royal Albert Hall
Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky
Unknown: Sheherazade Akram Zaatari
Unknown: Rimsky-Korsakov Sheherazade

: Missing Moscow

Professor Ricky Burdett of the London School of Economics visits Moscow to investigate the city's current building boom and assess claims that its architectural heritage is being destroyed.


Unknown: Professor Ricky Burdett

: BBC Proms 2008

A performance of Rachmaninov's Vespers, his setting of the Orthodox All-Night Vigil, introduced live from the Royal Albert Hall by Fiona Talkington.
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, conductor Paul Hillier
Rachmaninov All-Night Vigil (Vespers)


Unknown: Albert Hall
Unknown: Fiona Talkington.
Conductor: Paul Hillier

: Late Junction

Persian electronic music by Ata Ebtekar , traditional Japanese pieces by Kunaicho Gakubu and Seijin Noborikawa , and a recording by the Musicians of the Nile. Plus a performance from last month's Womad Festival by Hossam Ramzi and his Egyptian Orchestra. Presented by Verity Sharp. EMAIL: [address removed]


Music By: Ata Ebtekar
Unknown: Kunaicho Gakubu
Unknown: Seijin Noborikawa
Unknown: Hossam Ramzi
Presented By: Verity Sharp.

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
Brumel Missa et Ecce Terrae Motus Ensemble Clement Janequin 1.59 Moscheles Grosse Sonate in E, Op 41
2.27 Beethoven Concerto in C for violin, cello and piano
3.02 Mahler Symphony No 4 4.00 Telemann Sonata in D minor 4.10 Schoenberg Four Songs, Op 2
4.24 Handel, arr Halvorsen Passacaglia in G minor
4.33 Schierbeck Andante Dotorosa, Op 57 No 2
4.37 Wassenaer Concerto No 2 in B flat (Sei Concert; Armonici) 4.48 Barber The Coolin' (Reincarnations for Mixed Chorus, Op 16) 4.52 Trad, arr Michael Hurst Ten Thousand Miles Away 5.00 Dvorak Carnival Overture
5.09 Hannikainen Rural Dances, Op 39a 5.25 Daquin La Melodieuse; Le Colin-Maillard: Les Enchainement
Harmonieux 5.35 Machaut Dis et Sept et Cinq (Le Veoir Dit) 5.40 David Diamond Rounds for string orchestra
5.55 Vivaldi Sinfonia in F (II Tamerlano); to Ti Cetto, Eimo ed Usbergo (Orlando Furioso) 6.00 Debussy L'isle Joyeuse
6.06 Sibelius Andante Festivo
6.10 Wagner Prelude and Liebestod (Tristan und Isolde)
6.29 Litzau Jesu, nun sei gepreiset, Op 36 No 6
6.34 CPE Bach Quartet in D for flute, viola and continuo
6.50 Barisons Damewort (Flower Twine)
6.56 Romualds Kalsons Wedding Song for Orchestra


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.

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