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: Breakfast

Presented by Rob Cowan. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Berlioz La reine Mab (Romeo et Juliette) Arnold Four Cornish Dances, Op 91
Saint-Saëns, transcr Wild Le rouetdVmphale, Op31
8.30-10.00: Strauss Horn Concerto No 1 in E flat Philip Glass Film music: The Hours (excerpts)
CPE Bach Württemberg Sonata No 3 in E minor, Wq49


Presented By: Rob Cowan.

: Classical Collection

With Sarah Walker.
Gould Fanfare for Freedom
London Philharmonic Orchestra brass and percussion, conductor Jorge Mester
10.02 Foster, arr Gould Swanee River; Camptown Variation (Foster Gallery) Ukraine National
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Theodore Kuchar
10.07 Saint-Saens Symphony No 3 in C minor (Organ) Philippe Lefebvre (organ), French National Orchestra, conductor Seiji Ozawa
10.44 Krommer Concerto in E flat
Charles Kavalovski and Scott Brubaker (horns), Harmonie Ensemble of New York, conductor Steven Richman
11.04 Mascagni Parisina (excerpt) Denia Mazzola (soprano), Laura Brioli (mezzo), Radio Lettone
Choir, National Orchestra of Montpellier Languedoc-Roussillon, conductor Enrique Diemecke
11.14 Vierne Piece in Free Style, Op 31 (excerpts); Prelude No 5 Colin Walsh (organ)
Divertissement No 11 Christopher Herrick (organ) Epitaph No 4 Simon Lindley (organ)
11.24 Cyril Scott Piano Concerto No/Howard Shelley, BBC Philharmonic, conductor Martyn Brabbins
11.56 Ireland The Holy Boy
Julian Lloyd Webber (cello), John McCabe (piano)


Unknown: Sarah Walker.
Conductor: Jorge Mester
Conductor: Theodore Kuchar
Unknown: Philippe Lefebvre
Conductor: Seiji Ozawa
Unknown: Charles Kavalovski
Horns: Scott Brubaker
Conductor: Steven Richman
Conductor: Mascagni Parisina
Soprano: Denia Mazzola
Soprano: Laura Brioli
Conductor: Enrique Diemecke
Unknown: Colin Walsh
Unknown: Christopher Herrick
Unknown: Simon Lindley
Piano: Cyril Scott
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Cello: Julian Lloyd Webber
Cello: John McCabe

: Composer of the Week: Mozart

4/5. Presented by Donald Macleod.
Gigue in G, K574; Piano Sonata in C, K545 Ronald Brautigam
Symphony No 41 in C, K557 (Jupiter) English
Baroque Soloists, conductor John Eliot Gardiner Repeated at 10pm


Presented By: Donald MacLeod.
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner

: Afternoon on 3

With Ian Skelly.
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
A concert given at Manchester's Bridgewater Hall, featuring Radio 3 New Generation Artists. Meta4
Beethoven String Quartet in C, Op 59 No 3 (Razumovsky)
Jaakko Kuusisto Play III
2.00 Handel Opera Cycle
Handel Acis and Galatea
Dunedin Consort and Players, conductor John Butt
3.45 Mainly Mancunian
Hlndemith Trauermusik Maxim Rysanov (viola), BBC Philharmonic, conductor Grant Llewellyn Liszt Hamlet BBC Philharmonic, conductor Gianandrea Noseda
4.05 Mozart Misera , dove son, K369; March in D (Idomeneo); Fra cento affanni, K88
Simona Houda-Saturova (soprano), BBC
Philharmonic, conductor Gianandrea Noseda Wolf-Ferrari Intermezzo (Susanna's Secret)
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Gianandrea Noseda
4.30 RNCM Festival of Brass
Edward Gregson Rococo Variations
Black Dyke Band, conductor Nicholas Childs


Unknown: Ian Skelly.
Conductor: John Butt
Viola: Maxim Rysanov
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
Conductor: Mozart Misera
Soprano: Simona Houda-Saturova
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
Conductor: Wolf-Ferrari Intermezzo
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
Conductor: Nicholas Childs
Galatea: Susan Hamilton (soprano)
Acis: Nicholas Mulroy (tenor)
Damon: Thomas Hobbs (tenor)
Coridon: Nicholas Hurndall Smith (tenor)
Polyphemus: Matthew Brook (bass)

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents music and arts news.


Unknown: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Presented by Petroc Trelawny . A concert recorded at London's Queen Elizabeth Hall. Stephen Kovacevich (piano)
Bach Partita No 4 in D, BWV828 Schumann Kinderszenen , Op 15
Beethoven Variations on a Waltz by Diabelli, Op 120 Followed by: Strauss Waltz Sequence No 2: Der Rosenkavalier German Radio Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Christoph Poppen


Presented By: Petroc Trelawny
Unknown: Queen Elizabeth Hall.
Piano: Stephen Kovacevich
Unknown: Schumann Kinderszenen
Conductor: Christoph Poppen

: Night Waves

Philip Dodd and historian David Cesarani discuss the attacks on Britain by Zionist groups in the 1940s, and how the British secret service tried to make a last-ditch defence of British-run Palestine. Producer Natalie Steed


Unknown: Philip Dodd
Unknown: David Cesarani
Producer: Natalie Steed

: Composer of the Week

Repeated from 12 noon

: The Essay

William Hazlltt - Philosopher
4/5. A Metaphysical Discovery. Jonathan Ree reveals how Hazlitt spent much of his 20s leading a self-conscious life as a "solitary thinker", resulting in the development of what he regarded as his greatest intellectual achievement - a challenge to received ideas about personal identity.


Unknown: William Hazlltt
Unknown: Jonathan Ree

: Late Junction

Music from Provence, another recent recording of Norway's medieval Draumkvedet by Berit Opheim Versto and Karl Seglem , and tracks from a new album by Sweet Billy Pilgrim. With Fiona Talkington.


Unknown: Berit Opheim
Unknown: Karl Seglem
Unknown: Billy Pilgrim.
Unknown: Fiona Talkington.

: Through the Night

With John Shea.
Mendelssohn Overture: Calm Sea and Prosperous
Voyage; Concerto in D minor for violin, piano and strings; Overture: St Paul ; Three Psalms, Op 78; Symphony No 5 in D (Reformation); Three Etudes, Op 104
3.00 Brahms Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op 115
3.38 Clara Schumann Four pieces fugitives, Op 15
3.52 Schoenberq Friede auf Erden, Op 13 4.02 Mozart Symphony No 17in C, K129 4.20 Chopin Waltz in A minor, Op 34 No 2 4.26 Tchalkovsky Introduction and Waltz (Eugene Onegin ) 4.34 Sweelinck Le toutpuissant a mon seigneur et maistre (Psalm 110) 4.42 Svendsen Romance in G, Op 26 4.51 Chopin Rondo la la mazur in Op 5 5.00 Muffat Concerto XI in E minor (Delirium amoris) 5.07 Moniuszko, orch Noskowski Polonaise in E flat 5.14 Handel Air and Variations (The Harmonious Blacksmith) (Suite No 5 in E, HWV430) 5.19 Arvo Part
The Woman with the Alabaster Box 5.26 Schenck Sonata in F sharp minor, Op 9 No 3 (L'echo du Danube) 5.43
Granados, arr Harman The Maiden and the Nightingale
5.50 Bizet Carmen: Suite No 2 6.07 Bach, arr Mozart Adagio and Fugue in G minor (after BWV883) 6.13 Mozart Duos for cellos (Don Giovanni ) 6.19 Ravel Piano Trio
6.46 Torres Cantada al Santisimo (Afectos amantes)


Unknown: John Shea.
Unknown: St Paul
Unknown: Eugene Onegin
Unknown: Noskowski Polonaise
Unknown: Schenck Sonata
Cellos: Don Giovanni
Unknown: Torres Cantada

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