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: Breakfast

Presented by Rob Cowan , including a Free Thought after 8.30. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Gottschalk Danza
Mozart Serenata Notturna in D, K239 Vivaldi Concerto in F, RV442 (Tutti gli Instrument! Sordini)
8.30-10.00: Gounod Ballet Suite: Faust Rossini Non Piu Mesta (La Cenerentola)
Poulenc Concerto in D minor for two pianos


Presented By: Rob Cowan
Unknown: Gottschalk Danza
Unknown: Mozart Serenata Notturna

: Classical Collection

With Sarah Walker.
Falconiero Battaglia de Barabasso Yerno de Satanas Hesperion XXI, director Jordi Savall
10.05 Borodin Polovtsian Dances London Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor George Solti
10.20 Shostakovich Piano Trio No 2, Op 67 Borodin Trio
10.51 Wranitzky Grand Characteristic Symphony for the Peace with the French Republic London Mozart Players, conductor Matthias Bamert
11.23 Vaughan Williams Dona Nobis Pacem Judith Howarth (soprano), John Mark Ainsley
(tenor), Thomas Allen (baritone), Matthew Souter (viola), Corydon Singers, Corydon Orchestra, conductor Matthew Best


Unknown: Sarah Walker.
Director: Jordi Savall
Conductor: George Solti
Conductor: Matthias Bamert
Soprano: Judith Howarth
Soprano: John Mark Ainsley
Tenor: Thomas Allen
Baritone: Matthew Souter

: Composer of the Week: Brahms

3/5. Singing in the Rain. It is well known that
Brahms struggled for years with his First Symphony, terrified of failing to live up to the great Beethoven. Much less well-known is that he tore his hair out over the other great genre dominated by his hero - the String Quartet - quite literally wallpapering his bedroom with his failed attempts. Donald Macleod introduces two movements from Brahms's rarely performed first String Quartet, as well as a complete performance of his first Violin Sonata, inspired by thoughts of his great lost love, Clara Schumann. String Quartet No I in C minor, Op 51 No 1 (excerpt) Alban Berg Quartet
Piano Quartet No 3 in C minor, Op 60 (2nd mvt) Emanuel Ax (piano), Isaac Stern (violin), Jaime Laredo (viola), Yo-Yo Ma (cello) Regenlied, Op 59 No 3
Olaf Bar (baritone), Geoffrey Parsons (piano)
Violin Sonata No 1 in G, Op 78 Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin), Alexis Weissenberg (piano) Repeated at 10pm


Introduces: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Clara Schumann.
Unknown: Alban Berg
Piano: Isaac Stern
Viola: Jaime Laredo
Baritone: Geoffrey Parsons
Violin: Alexis Weissenberg

: Afternoon on 3

With Penny Gore.
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
A recital given in LSO St Luke's, London. James Ehnes (violin)
Bach Partita for solo violin No 3 in E, BWV1006; Partita for solo violin No 2in D minor. BWV1004
2.00 The BBC Orchestras and Singers on Tour Hoddinott Welsh Dances: Suite No 2, Op 64 BBC NOW, conductor Thierry Fischer
Bartok Piano Concerto No3 Lyr Williams , BBC NOW, conductor Thierry Fischer
2.30 Strauss Also sprach Zarathustra
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Gianandrea Noseda
3.15 Brahms Symphony No 2 in D BBCSO, conductor Jiri Belohlavek


Violin: James Ehnes
Violin: Bach Partita
Conductor: Thierry Fischer
Unknown: Lyr Williams
Conductor: Thierry Fischer
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
Conductor: Jiri Belohlavek

: Choral Evensong

From Blackburn Cathedral. Introit:
Laus Trinitati (James Davy ). Responses: Sumsion Psalm 119 vvl-32 (Goss, Warborough,
Walker, Barnby). First Lesson: 1 Maccabees 3, vv42-60. Canticles: St Paul's Service (Howells). Second Lesson: Mark 15, vv33-41. Anthem:
0 Pray for the Peace of Jerusalem (Howells).
Hymn: All My Hope on God Is Founded (Michael). Organ Voluntary: Psalm Prelude, Set 2 No 1 (Howells). Director of music Richard Tanner. Assistant director of music James Davy.


Unknown: Laus Trinitati
Unknown: James Davy
Music: Richard Tanner.
Music: James Davy.

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music, with guests and a round-up of news from the arts world.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Petroc Trelawny presents a concert recorded at last month's Edinburgh Festival. HeleneGrimaud (piano),
Dresden Staatskapelle, conductor Fabio Luisi Weber Overture: Oberon
Beethoven Piano Concerto No 4 in G Strauss Ein Heldenleben
Bernhard Lang Monadology II
Plus a look into the BBC Archives for highlights from past festivals, including from 1982: Granados Valses Poeticos Julian Bream (guitar)


Conductor: Fabio Luisi
Unknown: Strauss Ein Heldenleben
Unknown: Bernhard Lang Monadology

: Night Waves

Matthew Sweet and his guests discuss former
Czech president Vaclav Havel 's new play Leaving, which explores themes of change and power in its story of a politician leaving office. Producer Eliane Glaser


Unknown: Matthew Sweet
Unknown: Vaclav Havel
Producer: Eliane Glaser

: Composer of the Week: Brahms

Repeated from 12 noon

: The Essay The Monumental Imperative

3/5. Sculptor Alexander Stoddart examines the art and work behind great monuments. In this essay he looks at the great Danish sculptor Bertel Thorvaldsen and his sublime statues of Christ and the Apostles in Copenhagen. Producer Louise Yeoman


Unknown: Alexander Stoddart
Unknown: Bertel Thorvaldsen
Producer: Louise Yeoman

: Late Junction

Music from Japan and Madagascar, plus Frifot's take on Swedish traditional music and works by Palestrina. With Fiona Talkington.


Unknown: Fiona Talkington.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. Verdi Overture: La Forza del Destino 1.09 Berio Folk Songs
1.32 Prokofiev Symphony No 3 2.09 Shostakovich
Seven Dances of the Dolls, Op 91c 2.20 Strauss Dance of the Seven Veils (Salome) 2.31 Busonl All' Italia (Seven Elegies) 2.39 Bach Concerto in D minor for two violins and string orchestra, BWV1043 2.56 Gluck Le Cinesi
3.53 Sweellnck Ick voeral over Rijn 4.00 Handel Water Music Suite in G, HWV350 4.12 Satle Trois Morceaux en Forme de Poire 4.30 Glnastera Danza Finale (Malambo: Estancia) 4.33 Villa- Lobos Bachianas Brasileiras No 5
4.46 Grainger Hill-Song No 15.00 CPE Bach Sonata in A minor, Wq49 No 15.14 Schubert Hektors Abschied
5.19 Tchaikovsky Introduction and Waltz (Eugene Onegin )
5.28 Svendsen Romance in G, Op 26 5.36 Nielsen Song of the Bear, Op 47 5.43 Saint-Sains Danse Macabre
5.53 Nielsen Symphony No 3 (Sinfonia Espansiva)
6.33 Scacchl Omnes Gentes 6.37 Chopin Mazurkas: in A minor, Op 17 No 4; in G sharp minor, Op 33 No 1: in C, Op 67 No3, in A flat, Op 59 No 26.47 Smetana Vltava (MaVlast) ic


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Eugene Onegin

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