Presented by Martin Handley , including a Free Thought at 8.30. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Tchaikovsky, arr Peter Breiner August: The Harvest (The Seasons)
Vivaldi Bassoon Concerto in F RV485
8.00-9.00: Dupre Final (Suite: Evocation)
Bach, arr Villa-Lobos Prelude in D minor, BWV853
9.00-10.00: Chopin Ballade No 1 in G minor, Op 23 Martin Kyrie ; Gloria (Mass for Double Choir)
Mary King introduces music exploring the contrast between town and country, selecting music by composers who've written about either. She is joined by composer and entertainer Richard Sisson , and included are works by Beethoven, Copland, Mozart, Steve Reich and Handel.
Michael Berkeley welcomes Ffion Hague , who has just published a book on the women in Lloyd
George's life. A native Welsh-speaker, she loves music and her choices include Bryn Terfel singing a Welsh lullaby, Bruckner's motet Christus Factus Est, and Faure's Cantique deJean Racine, plus concerto movements by Mozart and Bach.
Lucie Skeaping presents a programme of music by 17th-century Italian composer and virtuoso violinist Giuseppe Torelli. Most famous for his trumpet concertos, Torelli also wrote many pieces for his own instrument and was at the forefront of the early development of the concerto grosso. Producer Les Pratt
Chi-chi Nwanoku introduces listeners' requests, including settings of Shakespeare by Purcell and Britten, and one of Schubert's final pieces for piano, played by Maria Joao Pires. Conductor Ivor Bolton also shares his passion for a performance of Weber's overture to Der Freischutz.
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C A recital of Messiaen's organ music, introduced live from the Royal Albert Hall by Suzy Klein. Jennifer Bate (organ)
Messiaen Apparition de I'Eglise Etemelle; La Nativité du Seigneur
From St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral,
Edinburgh, during the Edinburgh International Festival. Introit: Let All the World (Leighton).
Responses: Gabriel Jackson. Office Hymn: Angel Voices Ever Singing (Angel Voices). Psalm: 74 (Woodward). First Lesson: 2 Kings 4, vv1-37.
Canticles: Stanford in G. Second Lesson: Acts 16, vv1-15. Anthem: Awake My Glory (Leighton). Final Hymn: How Shall I Sing That Majesty? (Coe Fen). Organ Voluntary: Toccata. (Marcel Lanquetuit ). Organist and master of the music
Duncan Ferguson. Assistant organist Nicholas Wearne.
Introduced by Verity Sharp.
Schubert Impromptu in E flat, D899 No 2
Chopin Fantasie-lmpromptu in C sharp minor. Op 66 Ingrid Fliter (piano)
Brahms String Quartet in C minor, Op 51 No Ebene Quartet
Introduced live from the Royal Albert Hall in London by Louise Fryer.
Sharon Bezaly (flute), Lawrence Power
(viola), Rebecca Evans (soprano), Pamela Helen Stephen (mezzo), Thomas Walker (tenor), Matthew Rose (bass), BBC Singers, City of London Sinfonia, conductor Richard Hickox Mozart Symphony No 34 in C, K338 Vauqhan Williams Flos Campi Nigel Osborne Flute Concerto
8.35 Twenty Minutes: Fantasia on a Theme - The Captain's Apprentice Roy Palmer 's series on the folk songs collected by Vaughan Williams concludes with The Captain's Apprentice, quoted in Flos Campi , performed in the Prom concert this evening and providing the haunting melody in the Norfolk Rhapsody.
8.55 Beethoven Mass in C
Repeated on Monday 25 August at 2pm
Bach Flute Sonata in E flat, BWV1031
Sharon Bezaly (flute), Terence Charlston (harpsichord)
Home to Hitler, Strauss, Mendelssohn,
Schoenberg and Weill, celebrated by Alfred Doblin , Joseph Roth , Bertolt Brecht and Gunter Grass , the city of Berlin is explored tonight in works read by Henry Goodman and Liz Sutherland. EMAIL: [address removed]
For details of the music and verse heard in this programme, visit www.bbc.ca.uk/radio3/wordsandmusic
Lucie Skeaping looks at the troubled life of British Composer John Bull. Producer Sam Phillips
With Susan Sharpe. Verdi Requiem Ana Maria Martinez and Yvonne Naef
(mezzos), Stefano Secco (tenor), Franz-Josef Selig (bass), EuropaChorAkademie, SWR Symphony
Orchestra, Baden-Baden and Freiburg, conductor
Sylvain Cambreling 2.25 Franck Pastorate in E. Op 19
2.35 Schoeck Pastoral intermezzo: Sommernacht,
Op 58 2.47 Kodaly Summer Evening 3.05 Alexander Arutiunian Trumpet Concerto 3.21 Sibelius Symphony No 14.00 Busoni Two Finnish folk song arrangements.
Op 27 4.12 Chopin Nocturne in F sharp major, Op 15 No 2
4.16 Stravinsky Octet for wind instruments
4.31 Goldmark Scherzo in E minor, Op 19
4.38 Ligeti Six Bagatelles for wind quintet 4.50 Vivaldi Concerto in D minor, W565 (L'Estro Armonico)
5.00 Liszt Rigoletto: concert paraphrase, S434
5.07 Dancia Variations on a theme by Bellini, Op 3
5.13 Rodrigo Fandango; Passacaglia; Zapateado
5.26 Walton Johannesburg Festival Overture
5.43 Blow The Graces' Dance: Gavott: Sarabande for the Grace (Venus and Adonis) 5.50 Haydn Piano Sonata in C minor, H XVI 20 6.06 Beethoven Overture: Coriolan
6.13 Mozart String Quartet in B flat, K589
6.38 Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 5 in D, BWV1050