Presented by Martin Handley. Including Bach Dances at 8.00. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Handel Zadok the Priest, HWV258 Swiss Radio Choir, I Barrocchisti, conductor Diego Fasolis Schubert, arr Liszt Standchen (from
Schwanengesang) Brigitte Engerer (piano)
8.00-9.00: Tchaikovsky Letter Scene (Eugene Onegin ) Soile Isokoski (soprano), Helsinki
Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Mikko Franck Delius Summer Night on the River
Bournemouth Sinfonietta/Norman Del Mar
Introduced by Andrew McGregor.
9.30 Building a Library Helen Wallace recommends a recording of Beethoven's Ce//o Sonata in C, Op 102 No 1.
10.30 Hilary Finch reviews recent releases of Schumann's Frauenliebe und -leben, including performances by Sarah Connolly , Sibylla Rubens and Lorraine Hunt Lieberson.
11.45 Disc of the Week
Bellini La Sonnambula (excerpts)
Chorus of Zurich Opera House, Orchestra La Scintilla, conductor Alessandro de Marchi 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
II conte Rodoifo:
As composer Elliott Carter prepares to celebrate his 100th birthday, Tom Service looks through a new book charting nearly a century of his correspondence. Michael Church visits Kazakhstan and Kyrgzstan to report on efforts to preserve the region's traditional music. Producer Jeremy Evans
Spirituel Herve Niguet , current director of Le Concert
Spirituel, and Jean-Paul Montagnier from Nancy University talk to Catherine Bott in the Tuileries garden, site of the former Tuileries Palace where Le Concert Spirituel played in the Salle des Cent Suisses. They talk about the composers and performers who were closely associated with this ensemble. Featuring music by Mondonville,
Campra.GillesandLeclair. Producer Rebecca Bean
Another chance to hear Monday's Wigmore Hall recital, introduced by Verity Sharp. Lawrence Power (viola),
Simon Crawford-Phillips (piano) Schumann Marchenbilder , Op 113
Shostakovich, arr Borisovsky Suite: The Gadfly York Bowen Viola Sonata No I in C minor. Op 18
Lucy Duran introduces a selection of world music releases on CD and a session by Malian duo Amadou and Mariam. Producer Felix Carey
Isolde Wagner 's Tristan und Isolde, conducted by Daniel Barenboim in his Met debut.
Wagner's "poem of destruction and death" is introduced by Margaret Juntwait with guest commentator Ira Siff.
Chorus and Orchestra of Metropolitan Opera, conductor Daniel Barenboim
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Mole Jazz was a tiny specialist shop near King's
Cross, London, that sold vinyl jazz records. When its owner Ed Dipple died, the business had problems and his widow, Leni, moved to France and has since written a series of poems about her husband. Here, she shares her private memories and interviews old friends such as saxophonist Bobby Wellins and drummer Spike Wells. Producer Matt Thompson
Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge/Stephen Layton Pawel Lukaszewski 0 Antiphons
In the week of his 100th birthday, Elliott Carter talks to Ivan Hewett. Music includes:
The Harmony of Morning (excerpt) Piano Sonata Charles Rosen Penthode
Ensemble Intercontemporain/Pierre Boulez Adagio Tenebroso BBCSO/Oliver Knussen
Alyn Shipton selects essential discs by the Art
Ensemble of Chicago, guided by the two surviving members, saxophonist Roscoe Mitchell and drummer Famadou Don Moye. Producer Alyn Shipton
With Jonathan Swain.
Beethoven Symphony No4 in B flat Nielsen Symphony No 5
2.11 Griinfekj Soirees de Vienne, Op 56 2.18 J Strauss (son) Annina, Op415; Wein, WeibundCesang, Op 333; Sans-Souci, Op 63; Durch'sTelephon, Op 439 2.41 Shostakovich Second Waltz (Jazz Suite No 2) 2.46 Poulenc Sextet 103 Trad Three Folk Songs from Gyergyo 3.07 Bach Concerto in C minor, BWV1060 3.21 Brahms String Sextet No 2 in G. Op 36
4.01 Dvorak Legend in C, Op 59 No 4 4.08 Handel Spirit Music Nos 1-4 (Alcina) 4.14 Dukas The Sorcerer's Apprentice 427 Groneman Flute Sonata in G 435 Wassenaer Concerto No 5 in F minor (Sei Concert: Armonici) 4.46 Prokofiev Russian Overture 5.00 Beethoven Rondo in C, Op 51 No 1
5.06 Glinka Capriccio Brillante 5.16 Falla Nana; Polo, Jota (Siete Canciones Populares Espanolas) 5.23 Glick Song and Caprice 5.26 Larsson De nakna tradens sanger, Op 7
5.42 Ranqstrom Violin Suite No 2 5.53 Mozart String Quartet in D minor, K421; Vedro Mentr'io Sospiro (Le Nozze di Figaro) 6.31 CPE Bach Quartet in D for flute, viola and continuo 6.47 Waqenaar Frithjof's Meerfahrt, Op 5