Presented by Suzy Klein. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Smetana Polka in G minor Borodin In the Steppes of Central Asia
8.00-9.00: KreislerLa Gitana Handel Qual Nave (Radamisto)
9.00-10.00: Donizetti Prendi , per Me Sei Libero (L'Elisir d'Amore)
Weber, orch Berlioz Invitation to the Dance
Standing in for lain Burnside, Mary King explores how composers have depicted traditional crafts and investigates the extent to which the act of creating music is itself a craft skill. With works by Schubert, Mendelssohn and Dvorak. EMAIL: [address removed]
Michael Berkeley welcomes Rick Wakeman , keyboard player with progressive rock group Yes, film composer, session musician, and a familiar guest on TV shows such as Grumpy Old Men and Have I Got News for You. Wakeman originally intended to become a concert pianist and his choices reflect a deep love of music from Eastern Europe, including works by Prokofiev, Shostakovich and Arvo Part.
Lucie Skeaping presents highlights of a concert given at the York Early Music Festival by La Reverdie in music that traces the composer
Dufay's early Italian journeys. Producer Rebecca Bean
Among this week's music chosen by listeners is Bax's First Northern Ballad recorded by Vernon Handley , a selection of Shakespeare's sonnets set by Kabelevsky, and Stanford's concert variations on the theme Down among the Dead Men. Tenor Jonathan Ansell makes a guest request for Bryn Terfel in the role of Elijah. With Chi-chi Nwanoku. ADDRESS: Radio 3 Requests. BBC Wales, CF5 2YO
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Another chance to hear Wednesday's service from the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King, Liverpool. Organ Prelude: (Suite Medievale) (Langlais). Introit: A Child's Prayer.
James MacMillan. Responses: Philip Stopford. Office
Hymn: 0 God, Whose Hand Hath Spread the Sky (Coeli Deus Sanctissime). Psalm: 27 (Martin
Cooke) New Testament Canticle: Colossians 1, vv12-20, (Parratt). Lesson: James 1, vv22-27.
Homily: Archbishop John Onaiyekam. Anthem: Let All the World (Leighton). Magnificat (James MacMillan ). Final Hymn: Hail Redeemer, King
Divine. Motet: Salve Regina (Timothy Noon). Organ Voluntary: Festival Fanfare (Leighton). Director of music Timothy Noon. Organist Richard Lea.
Charles Haziewood is joined by the quintet Tango Volcano and members of the BBC Concert
Orchestra to delve into the world of the tango.
Aled Jones with a second selection of highlights from last weekend's BBC Radio 3 Choir of the Year category finals, helped by choral conductor
Deborah Catterall. Today they reveal the six choirs who have won a place in next month's Grand Final.
By Stephen Wakelam.
Drama set in 1607, following Shakespeare as his life reaches a turning point. Business is going well, but he needs a collaborator for his latest play. To complicate matters, his daughter is getting married, and his brother has a sick child and needs a job.
(Shakespeare's Pericles is broadcast next Sunday at 8pm)
William Ostler/Robert Johnson:
Anthony Sattin explores attempts by Abu Dhabi to buy itself a new culture. One of the most ambitious projects is Sadiyaat, the creation of a culture island on which vast new museums and performance spaces - created by architects Frank Gehry ,
Norman Foster , Zaha Hadid and Jean Nouvel - are rising Out of the dust. Producer Sara Jane Hall
The Feast. Alison Steadman reads a selection of culinary verse, including Moules a la Marinière by Elizabeth Garrett , Since by WH Auden and Chocs by Carol Ann Duffy. Timothy West feasts on Tony Harrison 's A Kumquat for John Keats ,
Hillaire Belloc 's On Food and Elizabeth Bishop 's The Fish. Music includes Schubert, Binchois and Fats Waller. EMAIL: [address removed]
For details of the music and verse heard in this programme, visitwww.bbc.co.uk/radio3/wordsandmusic
Concerts by the Alec Dankworth Sextet , with his
Spanish project, and the Neil Cowley Trio , recorded at the Southbank Centre's Clore Ballroom as part of the London Jazz Festival, Producer Sushil Dade
Presented by Susan Sharpe.
Mahler Symphony No 3 2.35 Schubert Der Hirt auf dem Felsen, D965 2.46 Luython Lamentationes Hieremiae Prophetae a 6 3.06 Roussel Piano Trio in E flat, Op 2
3.35 Martinu Suite: La Revue de Cuisine 3.50 Stravinsky Three Pieces for clarinet solo 3.55 Musorgky The
Seminarist 3.59 Borodin Ni sna, ni otdikha (Prince Igor)
4.07 Cesti Sciolta il Crin; D'esser Pazzo (Orontea)
4.16 Kraus Symphony in C 4.30 Alfven Suite: Gustav Adolf Op 49 4.45 Nielsen Overture: Maskarade
4.51 Faure Nocturne No 7 in C sharp minor, Op 77
5.00 Auric Suite: Dead of Night 5.06 Poulenc, arr
Berkeley Flute Sonata 5.19 Pez Passacaglia and Aria (Concerto Pastorella in F for two recorders, strings and continuo) 5.28 Carissimi Dixit Dominus
5.42 D Scarlatti Sonata in D, Kk96 5.47 Delius Intermezzo (Fennimore and Gerda) 5.53 Agay Five Easy Dances for wind quintet 6.01 Mozart Violin Sonata in G, K301
6.15 Telemann Grand Motet: Deus Judicium Tuum Regi Da (Psalm 71) 6.36 Morales Motet: Andreas Christi Famulus
6.43 Boccherini Cello Concerto in D, G479