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: Breakfast

Presented by Martin Handley. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Leroy Anderson Overture: Goldilocks Handel Oboe Concerto in G minor, HWV287
8.00-9.00: Gustave Charpentier Depuis le Jour (Louise)
Beethoven Piano Sonata in C sharp minor, Op 27 No 2 (Moonlight)

Contributors

Presented By: Martin Handley.
Unknown: Leroy Anderson
Unknown: Gustave Charpentier Depuis

: CD Review

With Andrew McGregor.
9.30 Building a Library David Nice makes a recommendation from the available recordings of Sibelius's Sixth Symphony.
10.30 Harriet Smith rounds up recent releases of chamber music, including new recordings of cello sonatas by Grieg and Alkan.
11.45 Disc of the Week: Richard Strauss
Salome (sung in English) Soloists, Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Charles Mackerras 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

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew McGregor.
Unknown: David Nice
Unknown: Harriet Smith
Unknown: Richard Strauss
Conductor: Charles MacKerras

: Music from the Dark

Nigel Simeone tells the story of music-making in Paris during the Nazi occupation, 1940-44, aided by historians and performers who outline both the oppression and the resistance in the concert halls and radio studios of the time. Producer Dave Sheasby

Contributors

Unknown: Nigel Simeone
Producer: Dave Sheasby

: The Early Music Show

Michelangelo was born in 1475, the year that the building of Rome's Sistine Chapel was begun, he was eight when it was completed, and 33 when he began painting its ceiling, five centuries ago this year. Lucie Skeaping traces the life of the great artist and the chapel through music. producer Sam Phillips

Contributors

Unknown: Lucie Skeaping
Producer: Sam Phillips

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Another chance to hear Monday's Wigmore Hall recital, presented by Sara Mohr Pietsch.
Anna Larsson (mezzo), Stephen Kovacevich (piano) Brahms Wie Melodienziehtesmir, Op 105 No 1; Immer Leiser wird mein Slummer, Op 105 No 2; Auf den
Kirchmofe, Op 105 No 3; Meine Liebe ist grun, Op 63; SapphischeOde, Op 94; Von ewiger Liebe, Op 43 Bartok Five Songs, Op 16
Sibelius Den forsta kvssen; Sav. sav susa Sen harjag ej fragat mera, Op 17 No 1
Flickan kom ifran sin alsklings mote

Contributors

Presented By: Sara Mohr Pietsch.
Presented By: Anna Larsson
Piano: Stephen Kovacevich

: World Routes

Lucy Duran presents highlights from a concert marking the centenary of folk musician and song collector AL "Bert" Lloyd, including performances by Maddy Prior and Martin Carthy. Producer Felix Carey

Contributors

Unknown: Lucy Duran
Unknown: Martin Carthy.
Producer: Felix Carey

: Jazz Library

Guitarist Charlie Christian died in 1942, leaving a small but outstanding body of work. Alyn Shipton and John Etheridge select the finest recordings made by this great innovator, producer Aiyn Shipton

Contributors

Guitarist: Charlie Christian
Unknown: Alyn Shipton
Unknown: John Etheridge
Producer: Aiyn Shipton

: Jazz Record Requests

Listeners'jazz favourites with Geoffrey Smith. www.bbc.co.uk/jazzrecordrequests; ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA Fax: [number removed] email: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith.

: Opera on 3: Live from the Met

La Damnation de Faust i The new season of live broadcasts from
New York's Metropolitan Opera begins with 1 Berlioz's treatment of Goethe's story, in which Faust is tricked into selling his soul to save the woman he loves. Presented by Margaret Juntwait , with guest commentator Ira Sift.
New York Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor James Levine
RT DIRECT: Berlioz La Damnation de Faust (2 CDs) is available for E10.99 including p&p. Send cheque payable to Selections to: [address removed]. Phone [number removed], quoting ref B46-Z859, or visit www.selections.com/rtdirect

Contributors

Presented By: Margaret Juntwait
Conductor: James Levine
Faust: Marcello Giordani (tenor)
Marguerite: Susan Graham (mezzo)
Mephistopheles: John Relyea (bass)
Brander: Patrick Carfizzi (bass)

: Between the Ears

Crossing the Same River Twice
An autobiographical audio journey by dramatist and theatre director Lou Stein that explores the tensions between selective memory and identity. Producer Mark Smalley

Contributors

Director: Lou Stein
Producer: Mark Smalley

: BBC Symphony Orchestra

Vaughan Williams's Christmas cantata.
Carolyn Foulks (soprano), Robert Johnston (tenor), Ashley Holland (baritone), Trinity Boy's Choir,
BBCSO and Chorus, conductor Stephen Jackson Vaughan Williams Hodie

Contributors

Soprano: Carolyn Foulks
Soprano: Robert Johnston
Baritone: Ashley Holland
Conductor: Stephen Jackson
Conductor: Vaughan Williams Hodie

: Pre-Hear

Jean Belmont Ford Electa
Phoenix Chorale, conductor Charles Bruffy

Contributors

Conductor: Charles Bruffy

: Hear and Now

Ivan Hewett presents recordings by Liverpool-based Ensemble 10/10, and Tom Service considers the role of awards in new music ahead of next week's British Academy of Composers Awards ceremony in London. Mark Simpson Nur Musik Jonathan Small (oboe) William Marshall The River Is the Unconscious Thief and Destroyer of Its Surroundings Gary Carpenter Closing Time Jeffrey Lloyd Roberts (tenor)
John Casken The Dream of the Rood Hilliard Ensemble, Ensemble 10/10, conductor Clark Rundell

Contributors

Unknown: Ivan Hewett
Unknown: Mark Simpson
Oboe: Jonathan Small
Oboe: William Marshall
Unknown: Gary Carpenter
Tenor: Jeffrey Lloyd Roberts
Tenor: John Casken
Conductor: Clark Rundell

: Jazz Library

Alyn Shipton explores the work of Charlie Parker. Producers Simon Poole and Alyn Shipton

Contributors

Unknown: Alyn Shipton
Unknown: Charlie Parker.
Producers: Simon Poole
Producers: Alyn Shipton

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
Tchaikovsky Fantasy Overture: Romeo and Juliet
1.22 Grieg Piano Concerto in A minor 1.48 Tchaikovsky Fantasy Overture: Hamlet 2.08 Mendelssohn St Paul
4.08 Mozart Rondo in A minor, K511 4.20 Haydn
Divertimento in G 4.24 Marais La Sonnerie de Sainte-Genevieve du Mont de Paris 4.33 Kodaly In the Cornfields 4.36 Jarnefelt Korsholma 4.53 Tsvetanov Theme and Variations 5.00 Debussy Prelude a I'Apres-Midi d'un Faune 5.11 Gesualdo Ave Dulcissima Maria ; 0
Vos Omnes 5.21 Buttstedt Herr Gott , dich loben alle wir Pachelbel Nun lob, mein Seel, den Herren Zachow
Allein zu dir, HerrJesu Christ 5.28 Hellendaal Concerto Grosso in F, Op 3 No 3 5.39 Mendelssohn Variations Sérieuses in D minor, Op 54 5.51 Gilson Andante and Scherzo 6.00 Tinel Overture: Polyeucte 6.18 Granados Valse Poetico 6.29 Ockeqhem Salve Regina 6.35 Kerll Sonata a 5 6.39 Mozart Symphony No 34 in C, K388

Contributors

Unknown: Mozart Rondo
Unknown: Dulcissima Maria
Unknown: Buttstedt Herr Gott
Unknown: Herren Zachow
Unknown: Gilson Andante
Unknown: Granados Valse Poetico
Unknown: Ockeqhem Salve Regina








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