Presented by Martin Handley. Including a Free Thought just after 8.30. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Suppe Overture: The Jolly Robbers Chopin Fantasy in F minor, Op 49
8.00-9.00: Carver 0 Bone Jesu Sibelius The Oceanides
With Andrew McGregor.
9.30 Building a Library Chris de Souza makes a recommendation from the available recordings of Mendelssohn's Symphony No 3 in A minor(Scottish).
10.30 John Eliot Gardiner talks about the progress of the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage on the Monteverdi Choir's own label, and about the first release from the Brahms Project.
11.40 Disc of the Week: Sofia Gubaidulina In Tempus Praesens: concerto for violin and orchestra Anne-Sophie Mutter, London
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Valery Gergiev www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview PHONE: [number removed]. email: [address removed] Text [number removed] (standard rate) Disc details are posted on the website and on CEEFAX, BBC1. page 651
Tom Service reports on Kings Place, the first new concert hall to be built in London for more than 25 years, and asks why the capital needs another concert venue. Plus the Royal Opera House's new production of Cavalli's opera La Calisto and a centenary tribute to composer Raymond Scott. Producer Jeremy Evans
Catherine Bott presents a programme recorded at the Brinkburn Festival in Northumberland, featuring Purcell anthems performed by the Gabrieli Consort directed by Paul McCreesh. Producer Chris wines
Another chance to hear Monday's recital from the Wigmore Hall in London. With Sara Mohr-Pietsch . Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio
Beethoven Piano Trio in D, Op 70 No 1 (Ghost); Piano Trio in E flat, Op 70, No 2
2/2. Moshe Morad visits Jordan's capital Amman to record one of the Middle East's leading stars, Iraqi singer/songwriter llham Al Madfai , who performs solo and with a full band, and talks about his love for the lost City Of Baghdad. Producer James Parkin
Trumpeter Harry James was arguably one of the most remarkable brass technicians in jazz, making his first records when just out of his teens and starring with Benny Goodman 's orchestra in the mid-1930s. Trumpeter Guy Barker joins Alyn Shipton to select the essential Harry James recordings, ranging from his triumphs with Goodman to his own Trumpet Blues and Cantabile. Producer Alyn Shipton
Geoffrey Smith presents listeners' requests. www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/jazzrecordrequests; ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA Fax: [number removed] email: [address removed]
The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahaqonny
A concert performance of Kurt Weill and Berthold Brecht's anti-capitalist masterpiece given by the Royal Scottish National Orchestra conducted by HK Gruber. Recorded at the Usher Hall on 8 August at the opening of this year's Edinburgh
International Festival. Introduced by Donald Macleod.
Ladies of the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, Edinburgh Festival Chorus, Royal
Scottish National Orchestra, conductor HK Gruber RT DIRECT: Kurt Weill The Threepenny Opera, featuring highlights of The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny (3 CDs) with Lotte Lenya and the Berlin Theatre Orchestra, recorded 1928-31, is available for £10.99 including p&p. Send cheque payable to Selections to: [address removed] Phone [number removed] (national rate), quoting ref B46-AF894, or visit www.selections.com/rtdirect
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Two contrasting a cappella mass settings, separated by more than 400 years. Choir of Westminster Cathedral, conductor James O'Donnell
Guerrero Missa Sancta et Immaculata Roxanna Panufnik Westminster Mass
James MacMillan Sinfonietta Royal Scottish
National Orchestra, conducted by the composer
Sara Mohr-Pietsch introduces recordings from this year's Vale of Glamorgan festival.
David Cowley (oboe), Robert Plane (clarinet), BBC NOW, conductor Michal Dworzynski Henryk Gorecki Three Dances Guto Puw Oboe Concerto
Piers Hellawell Agricolas for clarinet and orchestra (BBC Commission, first performance) Pawel Szymanski Quasi una Sinfonietta
Alyn Shipton suggests essential CDs by Oscar Peterson , who died in 2007. Producer Alyn Shipton
With Jonathan Swain.
Tchaikovsky Manfred Symphony 2.02 Musorgsky, orch Rimsky-Korsakov/Labinsky/Liapunov Songs and Dances of Death 2.21 Bruch Eight Pieces, Op 83 Nos 5-8 ZA2 Leo
Miserere Mei Deus 3.00 Rameau Pièces de Clavecin
3.24 Dauvergne Concert de SimphoniesaquatrepartiesinF, Op3 No 23.45 Halvorsen Pictures from Norwegian Fairy Tales, Op 37 4.00 Jarzebski Concerti a 2, Nos 1-4 4.13 Faber
Threnon Musicum 4.21 Berlioz Overture: Les Franc-Juges
4.33 D Scarlatti Sonata in D minor, Kk9 4.37 Michael Haydn Sinfonia in E flat, MH340 4.53 Dvorak Slavonic Dance in F, Op 46 No 4 5.00 Trad El Noi de la Mare Anon Ons is gheboren een uutvercoren 5.05 Hermann Wir singen din Immanuel 5.08 Knipper Rad/f 5.21 Roger Matton L'Escaouette 5.31 Transcr McPhee Balinese Ceremonial Music 5.41 Tippett Five Spirituals (A Child of Our Time)
5.53 Wiedermann Pastorale Dorico 6.00 Genin Fantasie sue Rigoletto, Op 19 6.12 Graeme Koehne Three Poems of Byron 6.25 Balakirev Tamara 6.47 Hidas Adagio