Presented by Martin Handley. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Dvorak The Noon Witch Bartok In Full Bloom (Two Pictures)
8.00-9.00: Vivaldi Anima mia, mio ben (La verita in cimento) Suk Pohadka, Op 16 (Fairy Tale)
With Andrew McGregor.
9.30 Building a Library Roderick Swanston recommends a recording of Wagner's Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg.
10.30 Roger Vignoles discusses new DVDs of piano music, featuring performances by Murray Perahia , Artur Rubinstein and French pianists, including Vlado Perlmuter.
11.45 Disc of the Week: Vivaldi La fida ninfa
(first performance) Soloists, Ensemble Matheus, director Jean-Christophe Spinosi www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview email: email@example.com Disc details are posted on the website and on CEEFAX, BBCI, page 651
An interview with Welsh baritone Bryn Terfel as he prepares to take on the role of Wagner's Flying Dutchman at the Royal Opera House, Covent
Garden. Plus a new book about how the Paris Opera survived the French Revolution, and presenter
Tom Service travels to Leeds to find out about some Of Yorkshire's lost pianos. Producer Emma Bloxham
1/8. Catherine Bott and Lucie Skeaping begin a month-long series linking art and early music, with a look at the Beverley minstrels, music in the paintings of Vermeer and CD artwork. Producer Sam Phillips
Another chance to hear Monday's Wigmore Hall recital, presented by Fiona Talkington. Alina Ibragimova (violin)
Bach Sonata No 3 in C, BWV1005; Partita No 1 in B minor, BWV1002
3/3. Lucy Duran visits Rocinha, Brazil's largest slum (or favela). Controlled by the drug dealers, its 200,000 residents live in constant fear. Despite this, she discovers a small music school where children are taught to sing and play samba, and meets samba star Mart'nalia. Producer James Parkin
To celebrate the centenary of influential Chicago-born jazz drummer Gene Krupa (1909-73), Alyn Shipton is joined by vintage-drum expert Richard Pite to select highlights from Krupa's many recordings. Producer Alyn Shipton
Geoffrey Smith presents listeners' jazz requests. www.bbc.co.uk/jazzrecordrequests ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA Fax: [number removed] email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Live from New York City, Margaret Juntwait introduces Cilea's 1902 opera, set in 18th-century Paris, about an actress who inspires a devoted following of aristocratic admirers.
Placido Domingo returns to the role with which he made his Met debut over 40 years ago. With guest commentary by Ira Siff and, during the intervals, backstage interviews and the Met Opera Quiz.
Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Marco Armiliato
Prince of Bouillon:
Del Carlo (bass)
E Mavrovitis (mezzo)
Abbe of Chazeuil:
By Mark Kotting. A fiery portrait of a family experiencing meltdown.
Director Toby Swift
Ivan Hewett presents new British chamber music with electronics, and a report on the rediscovery of Harrison Birtwistle 's 1971 multi-channel tape piece Chronometer
Jonathan Harvey Ricercare una melodia
Redqate/Archbold Improvisation RedArchDuo Jonathan Harvey String Quartet No 1 Arditti Quartet
Broadway Boogie Edwin Roxburgh At the Still Point of the Turning World
James Weeks Burnham Air RedArchDuo
Lucie Skeaping talks to Ami Ingolfsson about one of the most important surviving Icelandic music manuscripts Melodia or Rask 98, compiled around 1660 by an unknown scribe. Producer Rebecca Bean
With John Shea.
Brahms Cello Sonata No 2 in F, Op 99 Bach Cello Suite No 1 in G, BWVI007 Prokofiev Cello Sonata, Op 119
2.07 Mahler Kindertotenlieder 2.34 Brade Newe ausserlesne Paduanen und Calliarden 3.00 Beethoven Variations in C minor, WoO 80 3.12
Schumann Konzertstuck in F, Op 86 3.31 Goldmark String Quartet in B flat, Op 8 4.00 Cernohorsky Fuga in D minor 4.03 Kuchar Fantasia II in D minor 4.09 Gluck Non piu! L'eroe trojano, illustri atleti; Lodial Nume nell'arco possente (Paride ed Elena) 4.13 Skerjanc Violin Concerto 4.43 Koussevitzky Andante cantabile; Valse miniature, Op 1 Nos 1 and 2 4.52 Moniuszko Polonaise de concert in
5.00 Matteo da Perugia/Millenarium Andrey soulet
5.07 Anon Bassa danza 5.13 Hannlkainen Rural
Dances, Op 39a 5.28 Scrlabin Study in D flat, Op 8 No 10 5.30 Busoni Sonatina super Carmen 5.39
Lipinski Rondo alia Polacca in E, Op 13 5.54 Jarzebskl In te domine speravi 6.00 Cavalll Dixit Dominus a 8 6.12 Bach, transcr Busoni Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C minor, BWV564 6.23 Sibelius Music to a Scene; Dance Intermezzo, Op 45 No 2 6.33 Diepenbrock La chanson de I'hypertrophique; Berceuse; Maanlicht; De Mare dag
6.50 Schlckhart Flute Sonata in C