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: Breakfast

Presented by Rob Cowan , including a Free Thought after 8.30. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: JC Bach Sinfonia No 3 in E flat Stravinsky Credo
Bach Keyboard Concerto in G minor, BW V1058
8.30-10.00: Copland Saga of the Prairies Schumann Papillons, Op 2
Rachmaninov Three Russian Songs, Op 41


Presented By: Rob Cowan

: Classical Collection

With Sarah Walker.
Walton Portsmouth Point London Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Adrian Boult
10.06 Stravinsky The Rake's Progress (excerpt)
LSO, conductor John Eliot Gardiner
10.16 Schumann Carnaval , Op 9 Arturo Michelangeli (piano)
10.48 Takemitsu Fantasma/Cantos Sabine Meyer (clarinet), Berlin PO, conductor Simon Rattle
11.05 Mendelssohn Piano Trio No 2 in C minor, Op 66 Beaux Arts Trio
11.34 Leoncavallo Pagliacci (Act II)
Chorus and Philharmonic Orchestra of La Scala, conductor Lovro von Matacic


Unknown: Sarah Walker.
Conductor: Adrian Boult
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
Conductor: Schumann Carnaval
Piano: Arturo Michelangeli
Clarinet: Sabine Meyer
Conductor: Simon Rattle
Conductor: Lovro von Matacic
Anne: Deborah York (soprano)
Trulove: Martin Robson (bass)
Canio: Franco Corelli (tenor)
Nedda: Lucine Amara (soprano)
Tonio: Tito Gobbi (baritone)
Beppe: Mario Spina (tenor)
Silvio: Mario Zanasi (baritone)

: Composer of the Week: Faure

5/5. Faure's hearing problems forced him to leave the Paris Conservatoire. With Donald Macleod. C'est la Paix Op 114 Jennifer Smith (soprano), Graham Johnson (piano)
Barcarolle in C, Op 116 Kathryn Stott (piano) Piano Trio in D minor, Op 120 Florestan Trio
String Quartet in E minor. Op 121 Ad Libitum Quartet


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Soprano: Jennifer Smith
Piano: Graham Johnson
Piano: Kathryn Stott

: Afternoon on 3

With Penny Gore.
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
A concert recorded last month at the Edinburgh International Festival.
Mischa Maisky (cello), Lily Maisky (piano) Glinka Memories of a Wonderful Moment
Tchaikovsky Cradle Song; Frenzied Nights; Night Rubinstein Night
Rimsky-Korsakov The Nymph; The Nightingale and the Rose Cul The Burnt Letter Glazunov Desire
Rachmaninov Do Not Sing to Me; How Fair This Spot; Vocalise
Shostakovich Cello Sonata, Op 40
2.30 BBC Proms 2008
Another chance to hear Saturday's Prom, featuring Jukka-Pekka Saraste conducting the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra.
Nikolai Lugansky (piano), Oslo Philharmonic , conductor Jukka-Pekka Saraste
Magnus Lindberg SehtdieSonne
Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No 3 in D minor Sibelius Symphony No 1


Cello: Mischa Maisky
Unknown: Jukka-Pekka Saraste
Piano: Nikolai Lugansky
Piano: Oslo Philharmonic
Conductor: Jukka-Pekka Saraste
Conductor: Magnus Lindberg

: In Tune

Presented by Sean Rafferty.


Presented By: Sean Rafferty.

: BBC Proms 2008

C Presented live from the Royal Albert Hall by Tom Service. The London Philharmonic
Orchestra under chief conductor
Vladimir Jurowski mark the centenary of Rimsky-Korsakov's death with his rarely heard opera Kashchey the Immortal, paired with an early work by his pupil Stravinsky - The Firebird.
BBC Singers, LPO, conductor Vladimir Jurowski Rimsky-Korsakov Kashchey the Immortal
8.35 Twenty Minutes: Proms Literary Festival Zinovy Zinik and Robert Chandler explore the power of Russian fairy tales.
8.55 Stravinsky The Firebird
Repeated on Wednesday 10 September at 2pm


Unknown: Albert Hall
Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski
Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski
Conductor: Rimsky-Korsakov Kashchey
Conductor: Robert Chandler
Kashchey: Vyacheslav Voynarovsky (tenor)
Princess: Tatiana Monogarova (soprano)
Ivan Korolevich: Pavel Baransky (baritone)
Kashcheyevna: Elena Manistina(mezzo)
Storm Knight: Mikhail Petrenko (bass)

: Between the Ears

Behind God's Back
Nagyrev was a sleepy village in a remote part of Hungary until a spate of fatal poisonings made the headlines. Between 1914 and 1928, nearly 50 men there were murdered - and the suspects were their wives. What caused them to poison their husbands? The case is re-examined here using archives from the trial, press reports and an eyewitness account. Producer Laura Thomas


Producer: Laura Thomas

: Jazz Library

Billy Strayhorn composed some of Duke
Ellington's best-known tunes. Always in Ellington's shadow, Strayhorn's reputation is only now enjoying a revival. Ellingtonian specialist Brian Priestley joins Alyn Shipton to trawl through Strayhorn's catalogue of gems.
Producer Alyn Shipton EMAIL: [address removed]


Unknown: Billy Strayhorn
Unknown: Brian Priestley
Unknown: Alyn Shipton
Producer: Alyn Shipton

: Jazz on 3

The world premiere of guitarist Mike Walker 's Ropes project, featuring a full string orchestra, plus lain Dixon on reeds, Steve Watts on bass, Les Chisnall on piano and Adam Nussbaum on drums.
Presented by Jez Nelson. Producer Peggy Sutton


Guitarist: Mike Walker
Unknown: Steve Watts
Unknown: Adam Nussbaum
Presented By: Jez Nelson.
Producer: Peggy Sutton

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Mozart Symphony No 31 in D, K297 (Paris); Nehmt meinen Dank, ihr holden Gonner! (K383); Popoli di Tessaglia ... to non cheido, K316; Symphony No 33 in B flat, K319 1.55
Dobrzynski String Quartet No 1 in E minor, Op 7 2.25 Suk Un Poco Triste, Op 17 No 3 2.30 Tchaikovsky The
Seasons, Op 37b 3.12 Lhotka Frescoes: Three Symphonic movements 4.00 Bach Christ lag in Todesbanden,
BWV695 4.04 Horst Variazioni sopra la Sinfonia della Cantata Christ lag in Totesbanden, Op 64 4.15 Durante
Concerto No 2 in G minor 4.28 Rennes Three Quartets, Op 24 4.33 Haydn Symphony No 59 in A (Fire) 4.52 Ortiz // Re di Spagna 4.55 Anon The Spanish Gypsies 5.00
Horneman Overture: A Hero's Life 5.14 Debussy Minuet (Petite Suite) 5.16 Massenet Melodie-Elegie (Les
Erinnyes) 5.20 Mozetich Fantasia su un linguaggio perduto for string instruments 5.35 Vaughan Williams Rest
5.38 Pilkington Rest, Sweet Nymphs 5.42 Sweellnck
Fantasia in G minor - fuga contraria 5.53 Uszt Gnomenreigen, S145 5.57 Czerny Etude in G flat 6.00 Beethoven
Symphony No 2 in D 6.33 Hoffmeister Duo Concertante No 3 in F6.47 Goldmark Overture: In Italien, Op 49


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.

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