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: Breakfast

Presented by Rob Cowan. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: J Strauss (son) Wiener bonbons Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Beethoven Piano Sonata in F sharp, Op 78 Kun-Woo Paik
Handel Concerto in D minor, HWV304
Erin Keefe and Philip Setzer (violins), Roberto Diaz (viola), David Finckel (cello), Daxun Zhang (double bass), Kenneth Cooper (harpsichord)
8.30-10.00: Beethoven Overture: Leonora No 3 Czech PO, conductor Karel Ancerl
Musorgsky Dance of the Persian Slaves
(Khovanshchina) Suisse Romande Orchestra, conductor Ernest Ansermet JL Bach Overture: Suite in G
Musica Antiqua , Koln, director Reinhard Goebel


Presented By: Rob Cowan.
Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Unknown: Kun-Woo Paik
Unknown: Erin Keefe
Violins: Philip Setzer
Violins: Roberto Diaz
Viola: David Finckel
Cello: Daxun Zhang
Bass: Kenneth Cooper
Conductor: Karel Ancerl
Conductor: Musorgsky Dance
Conductor: Ernest Ansermet
Unknown: Musica Antiqua
Director: Reinhard Goebel

: Classical Collection

With James Jolly.
Wagner Prelude: Parsifal Bavarian Radio
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Jeffrey Tate
10.14 Nietzsche Ermanarich Elena Letnanova (piano)
10.22 Mozart Bravo signor padrone.... Se vuol ballare (Le nozze di Figaro)
Samuel Ramey (baritone), London Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Georg Solti
Offenbach Elle a fui, la tourterelle (Les contes d'Hoffmann) Barbara Hendricks (soprano), Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra/Jeffrey Tate Coward I'll See You Again (Bitter Sweet) Ian Bostridge (tenor),
Sophie Daneman (soprano), Jeffrey Tate (piano)
10.35 Finzi For St Cecilia, Op 30
James Gilchrist (tenor), Bournemouth Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor David Hill
10.52 Leclair Sonata No 3, Op 13 London Baroque
11.07 Stravinsky The Firebird New Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Ernest Ansermet


Unknown: James Jolly.
Conductor: Jeffrey Tate
Conductor: Nietzsche Ermanarich
Piano: Elena Letnanova
Piano: Mozart Bravo
Baritone: Samuel Ramey
Conductor: Georg Solti
Conductor: Offenbach Elle
Soprano: Barbara Hendricks
Tenor: Ian Bostridge
Soprano: Sophie Daneman
Soprano: Jeffrey Tate
Tenor: James Gilchrist
Conductor: Ernest Ansermet

: Composer of the Week: Bartok

2/5. Donald Macleod introduces the suite created by Bartok from his second ballet, plus an excerpt from his first; which, in spite of disapproval from the conservative faction in the audience, was the composer's first popular success. Al en slerelmem, Op 15 No 1
Julia Hamari (mezzo), Ilona Prunyi (piano) Suite, Op 14 Peter Frankl (piano) The Wooden Prince (excerpt)
Philharmonia, conductor Neeme Jarvi
Romanian Folk Dances Hungarian National
Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Zoltan Kocsis Concert Suite: The Miraculous Mandarin London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Georg Solti Repeated at 10pm


Introduces: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Julia Hamari
Piano: Ilona Prunyi
Piano: Peter Frankl
Conductor: Zoltan Kocsis
Conductor: Georg Solti

: Afternoon on 3

With Penny Gore.
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert Schubertiade Trio Wanderer
Schubert Notturno in E flat, D897; Piano Trio in B flat, D898


Unknown: Schubert Notturno

: The Viola

This week's focus on the viola continues with works by Berlioz, Sibelius and Mendelssohn.
Berlioz Harold in Italy Antoine Tamestit (viola), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Jac van Steen Kodaly Adagio in C Lawrence Power (viola), Simon Crawford-Phillips (piano)
2.50 Sibelius Pohjola 's Daughter
BBCSSO, conductor Leif Segerstam
3.05 Leif Segerstam Symphony No 151 BBCSSO, conducted by the composer
Sibelius Scene with Cranes BBC Scottish
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Leif Segerstam
3.40 Nielsen Symphony No 5 BBC Scottish
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Leif Segerstam
4.15 Mendelssohn String Quintet No2 in B flat Op87 Antoine Tamestit (viola), Royal String Quartet


Viola: Italy Antoine Tamestit
Conductor: Jac van Steen
Conductor: Kodaly Adagio
Piano: Simon Crawford-Phillips
Piano: Sibelius Pohjola
Conductor: Leif Segerstam
Conductor: Leif Segerstam
Conductor: Leif Segerstam
Conductor: Leif Segerstam
Viola: Antoine Tamestit

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty introduces a selection of music, with guests and news from the arts world.


Introduces: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

A concert recorded at London's Royal Festival Hall last week, presented by Ian Skelly. , London Philharmonic OrchestraTruis Mork (cello), conductor Yannick Nezet-Seguin Haydn Cello Concerto No I in C Bruckner Symphony No 7 in E Followed by Beethoven Octet in E flat, Op 103 Melos Ensemble


Presented By: Ian Skelly.
Cello: Truis Mork
Conductor: Yannick Nezet-Seguin
Unknown: Beethoven Octet

: Night Waves

Matthew Sweet sees Clint Eastwood 's new film Gran Torino , and discusses the star's continuing significance in cinema. Producer Lisa Davis


Unknown: Clint Eastwood
Unknown: Gran Torino
Producer: Lisa Davis

: Composer of the Week

Repeated from 12 noon

: The Essay

Pinter's Voices
2/5. Theatre critic Michael Billington on Harold Pinter 's changing use of dramatic language.


Unknown: Michael Billington
Unknown: Harold Pinter

: Late Junction

Max Reinhardt introduces an early demo by Johnny Cash , music from The Beatles' White
Album interpreted by Staffordshire experimental trio Virgin Passages, and music composed for Bristol Royal Infirmary's MRI scanner. EMAIL: late.junction@bbc.co.uk


Introduces: Max Reinhardt
Unknown: Johnny Cash

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain.
Mendelssohn String Quartet No 2 in A minor, Op 13
1.31 Mozart String Quartet in D minor, K421 2.00 Zarebskl Danses polonaises 2.25 Henryk Gorecki Miserere , Op 44
3.00 Schobert Keyboard Concerto in G 3.24 ZianiSonata XI in G minor for two violins and two violas 3.34 Camiolus Missa super Adesto dolori meo a 5 3.56 Telemann Fantasia No 2 in A minor, TWV40:3 4.02
Madetoja Elegia (Symphonic Suite, Op 4) 4.08 Schroter Overture: Oh Mutter guten Rat mir leiht: f war ein Ritter (Die Fischerin) 4.18 Franck Final B B flat. Op 21
4.31 Poulenc Sinfonietta 5.00 Mozart Overture: Die
Zauberflote 5.08 Sibelius Masonic ritual music, Op 113
5.30 Haydn Variations on the hymn Gott erhalte
5.37 CPE Bach Concerto in F for two harpsichords, Wq461 H410 6.01 Liszt VergiftetsindmeinerLieder , S309
6.03 Hummel Un poco andante in A flat 6.06 Wesley Andante in E 6.11 BoTeldieu Harp Concerto in C
6.34 Lortzing Heiterkeit und Frohlichkeit (Der Wildschutz)
6.40 Sullivan Overture in C: In memoriam
6.51 Lftolff Scherzo (Concerto Symphonique No 4, Op 102)


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Henryk Gorecki Miserere
Unknown: Madetoja Elegia
Unknown: Sibelius Masonic
Unknown: Liszt Vergiftetsindmeinerlieder
Unknown: Wesley Andante

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