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: Breakfast

Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch . Music includes:
700 -8.30: Schubert Impromptu No3in G flat D899 Handel Concerto Grosso in G, Op 6 No I
Schumann Mondnacht (Liederkreis, Op 39)
8.30-10.00: Berlo Quattro versioni originali della ritirata notturna di Madrid
Merula Folie e ben che si crede
Hummel Andante (String Quartet in E flat, Op 30 No 3)

Contributors

Presented By: Sara Mohr-Pietsch

: Classical Collection

Presented by Sarah Walker.
Strauss Don Juan San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, conductor Herbert Blomstedt
10.19 Butterworth Bredon Hill and Other Songs Christopher Maltman (baritone), Roger Vignoles (piano)
10.33 Haydn Symphony No 20 in C Academy of Ancient Music, director Christopher Hogwood
10.52 Messiaen Le baiser de l'Enfant-Jésus
(Vingt regards sur l'Enfant-Jésus) Peter Hill (piano)
11.07 Granados Quejas , o la maja y el ruisefior
(Goyescas) Kate Royal (soprano), Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Edward Gardner
11.14 Musorgsky, arr Elgar Howarth Pictures at an Exhibition
Wallace Collection, conductor John Wallace
11.47 Mendelssohn Overture: The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave) London Classical Players, conductor Roger Norrington

Contributors

Presented By: Sarah Walker.
Presented By: Strauss Don Juan
Conductor: Herbert Blomstedt
Baritone: Christopher Maltman
Baritone: Roger Vignoles
Director: Christopher Hogwood
Piano: Peter Hill
Piano: Granados Quejas
Soprano: Kate Royal
Unknown: St Martin
Conductor: Edward Gardner
Conductor: John Wallace
Conductor: Roger Norrington

: Composer of the Week: Ligeti

3/5. Donald Macleod and George Benjamin turn their attention to the composer's orchestral music. Poeme symphonique for 100 metronomes (excerpt) Franchise Terrioux
Lontano Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra. conductor Claudio Abbado
Melodien Schoenberg Ensemble , conductor Reinbert de Leeuw
San Francisco Polyphony Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Jonathan Nott
Piano Concerto (excerpt) Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Asko Ensemble, conductor Reinbert de Leeuw Repeated at 10pm

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: George Benjamin
Conductor: Claudio Abbado
Conductor: Melodien Schoenberg Ensemble
Conductor: Jonathan Nott

: Afternoon on 3

With Jonathan Swain.
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
Beethoven Violin Sonatas Series
A concert given at Birmingham Town Hall. Chloe' Hanslip (violin), Ashley Wass (piano) Beethoven Violin Sonata in A, Op 47
Brahms Violin Sonata in D minor, Op 108
2.00 Man Volkov and the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Further highlights of Nan Volkov 's time as chief conductor of the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. James Ehnes (violin), BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Man Volkov
Debussy Prélude a l'après-midi d'un faune Walton Violin Concerto
Rameau, ed McGeqan Dardanus (excerpts)
3.00 Stravinsky The Firebird

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Nan Volkov
Violin: James Ehnes
Conductor: Man Volkov

: Choral Evensong

From the Chapel of King's College, Cambridge. Introit: Herr, gedenke nicht (Mendelssohn). Responses: Radcliffe. Psalms: 59, 60, 61
(South, Nares, Turle, Crotch). First Lesson:
Genesis 44, vv18-34. Canticles (Mendelssohn).
Second Lesson: Hebrews 2, w10-39. Anthem: Hor mein Bitten (Mendelssohn). Hymn: Take Up Thy
Cross, the Saviour Said (Breslau, arr Mendelssohn). Organ Voluntary: Fugue (Sonata No 6 in D minor, Op 65) (Mendelssohn). Director of music
Stephen Cleobury. Organ scholar Peter Stevens.

Contributors

Music: Stephen Cleobury.
Unknown: Peter Stevens.

: In Tune

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

Contributors

Introduces: Sean Rafferty

: Performance on 3

Chetham's 40th Anniversary Celebration Concert Petroc Trelawny introduces a concert to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Chetham's School of Music, a specialist school established in Manchester in 1969. Gwilym Simcock (piano), Jennifer Pike (violin), Guy Johnston (cello), Leon McCawley (piano),
Timothy West (narrator), Chetham's Symphony
Orchestra, conductors Grant Llewellyn , Paul Mann and Stephen Threlfall
Gwilym Simcock Symphonic Construction on Chetham's (new work)
Beethoven Triple Concerto in C
Ravel Daphnis et Chloe: Suite No 2; Bolero
Britten The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra

Contributors

Piano: Gwilym SimcOck
Piano: Jennifer Pike
Cello: Guy Johnston
Cello: Leon McCawley
Conductors: Grant Llewellyn
Conductors: Paul Mann
Conductors: Stephen Threlfall
Unknown: Gwilym SimcOck

: Night Waves

Anne McElvoy presents the arts and ideas programme. Producer Martin Smith

Contributors

Unknown: Anne McElvoy
Producer: Martin Smith

: Composer of the Week

3/5. With Donald Macleod. Repeated from 12 noon

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod.

: The Essay

The Mews 3/5. On the Glove For details see Monday

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington presents material from a new album by Basque txalaparta players Oreka TX, tracks from David Byrne 's Big Love Hymnal
(soundtrack to a TV series about the Mormons), and the Kronos Quartet playing music by Pelle Gudmundsen-Holgren , inspired by the sea off the Danish island of Samso.

Contributors

Unknown: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: David Byrne
Music By: Pelle Gudmundsen-Holgren

: Through the Night

Presented by Jonathan Swain.
Musorqsky, orch Rimsky-Korsakov St John 's Night on the Bare Mountain Musorqsky, orch Ravel Pictures at an Exhibition Musorgsky Prelude: Dance of the Persian Slaves (Khovanshchina) 2.00 Peeters Missa Festiva, Op 62
2.27 Schumann Symphonic Etudes 3.00 Beethoven Piano Concerto No 3 in C minor 3.34 Norman String Sextet in A, Op 18 4.01 Suppe Overture: The Light
Cavalry 4.09 Chopin Rondo in E flat, Op 16 4.19 CPE
Bach Flute Sonata in A minor, Wg128 4.29 Vivaldi Kyrie eleison in G minor 4.39 Ravel Tzigane 4.50 Marcello Concerto in D minor 5.00 Spohr Fantasy, Theme and Variations on a theme of Danzi in B minor, Op 81
5.09 Mozart, arr Grieq Sonata in C, K545 5.19 Dvorak
Overture: In Nature's Realm 5.32 Hellendaal Concerto Grosso in F, Op 3 No 6 5.45 Thomas Grand duet in E flat minor 6.00 Debussy String Quartet
6.26 Mendelssohn Symphony No 5 in D (Reformation)

Contributors

Presented By: Jonathan Swain.
Unknown: Rimsky-Korsakov St John
Unknown: Chopin Rondo
Unknown: Vivaldi Kyrie








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