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: Breakfast

Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch .

Contributors

Presented By: Sara Mohr-Pietsch

: Classical Collection

With Sarah Walker.
Haydn Symphony No 102 in B flat
English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Jeffrey Tate
10.26 John Stafford Smith Horrible Is the End of th' Unrighteous Generation
Timothy Kenworthy-Brown (countertenor), Patrick McCarthy and Toby Parr (tenors), Tom Cogan (baritone), Adrian Peacock (bass), Psalmody, Parley of Instruments, director Peter Holman
10.39 Leigh Concertino for harpsichord and strings George Malcolm , Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner
10.50 JC Bach Sextet in C for oboe, two horns, violin, cello and keyboard
English Concert, director Trevor Pinnock
11.08 Ireland A London Overture Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Owain Arwel Hughes
11.22 Schumann Three Fantasy Pieces, Op 73
Heinz Holliger (oboe d'amore), Alfred Brendel (piano)
11.35 Janacek Sinfonietta
Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Simon Rattle

Contributors

Unknown: Sarah Walker.
Conductor: Jeffrey Tate
Conductor: John Stafford Smith
Unknown: Timothy Kenworthy-Brown
Unknown: Patrick McCarthy
Tenors: Toby Parr
Tenors: Tom Cogan
Baritone: Adrian Peacock
Director: Peter Holman
Unknown: George Malcolm
Conductor: Neville Marriner
Director: Trevor Pinnock
Conductor: Owain Arwel Hughes
Oboe: Heinz Holliger
Piano: Alfred Brendel
Conductor: Simon Rattle

: Composer of the Week:Pyotr ll'yich Tchaikovsky (1840-93)

1/5. This week Donald Macleod explores the creative life of Tchaikovsky between 1876 and 1890. He begins by concentrating on music written and performed in 1876, the year before Tchaikovsky's short and catastrophic marriage. Waltz (Swan Lake, Act 1)
Montreal SO, conductor Charles Dutoit
String Quartet No 3 in E flat minor, Op 30 (3rd mvt) Borodin Quartet
Cherevichki (excerpt) Ekaterina Morosova (soprano), Valeri Popov (tenor), Cagliari Lyric Theatre
Orchestra, conductor Gennadi Rozhdestvensky Producers Kerry Clark and Lyndon Jones
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Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: Charles Dutoit
Soprano: Ekaterina Morosova
Tenor: Valeri Popov
Producers: Kerry Clark
Producers: Lyndon Jones

: Afternoon on 3

BBC Proms Chamber Music 2009
From London's Cadogan Hall , with Suzy Klein.
Belcea Quartet
Haydn String Quartet in F sharp minor, Op 50 No 4 Britten String Quartet No 2 Rptd on Saturday at 2pm
2.00 BBC Proms 2009 With Louise Fryer. Another chance to hear last Tuesday's Prom. Introduced by Donald Macleod.
Stephen Hough (piano), CBSO/Andris Nelsons John Casken Orion over Fame
Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No 2 in G Stravinsky The Firebird
4.15 Piano Music
Schubert Piano Sonata in C minor, 0958 CedricTiberghien
Gwilym Simcock Fun and Games Gwilym Simcock

Contributors

Unknown: Cadogan Hall
Unknown: Suzy Klein.
Unknown: Louise Fryer.
Introduced By: Donald MacLeod.
Piano: Stephen Hough
Unknown: Gwilym SimcOck Fun
Unknown: Gwilym SimcOck

: In Tune

Presented by Petroc Trelawny .

Contributors

Presented By: Petroc Trelawny

: BBC Proms 2009

Introduced by Tom Service from London's Royal Albert Hall. Beethoven's Eroica symphony pays homage to Napoleon and Berlioz's Symphonie funebre commemorates fallen heroes of the 1830 revolution.
Emmanuel Pahud (flute), Francois Leleux (oboe), Paul Meyer (clarinet), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Thierry Fischer Berlioz Overture: Les francs-juges Michael Jarrell Sillages
(BBC co-commission, first performance)
7.45 Twenty Minutes: Two Welsh Hills
The writer Horatio Clare grew up on a farm at the top of a hill in the Black Mountains. He climbs it again, reflecting on how it formed him.
8.05 Berlioz Symphonie funebre et triomphale
8.45 Twenty Minutes: Two Welsh Hills The writer and painter Osi Rhys Osmond climbs the spoil heap at Mynydd Machen - now being reclaimed by nature - and sees how history, once written in the landscape, is disappearing.
9.05 Beethoven Symphony No 3 in E flat (Eroica) Repeated on Monday 10 August at 2pm

Contributors

Introduced By: Tom Service
Unknown: Albert Hall.
Flute: Emmanuel Pahud
Flute: Francois Leleux
Clarinet: Paul Meyer
Conductor: Thierry Fischer
Unknown: Michael Jarrell Sillages
Unknown: Horatio Clare
Unknown: Osi Rhys Osmond
Unknown: Mynydd MacHen

: BBC Proms Composer Portrait

Swiss composer Michael Jarrell discusses his new Proms co-commission and introduces performances of some of his chamber works given by students from the Royal Northern College of Music.
Recorded earlier this evening at the Royal College of Music and presented by Tom Service .
Michael Jarrell Nachlese II for violin and cello; Assonances VII for solo percussion Producer Brian Jackson

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Jarrell
Presented By: Tom Service
Presented By: Michael Jarrell Nachlese
Producer: Brian Jackson

: The Essay: Tennyson 200

1/4. To celebrate the 200th anniversary of Tennyson's birth, four British poets choose one of his works and discuss its significance for them, starting with Vicki Feaver and the long poem Ulysses. Producer Beatrice Rubens EMAIL: theessay@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown: Vicki Feaver
Producer: Beatrice Rubens

: Jazz on 3

Another chance to hear Swedish pianist Bobo Stenson 's trio in concert at the Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester, in 2008. Producer Peggy Sutton

Contributors

Pianist: Bobo Stenson
Producer: Peggy Sutton

: Through the Night

A concert of European Renaissance music given by Weser Renaissance, Bremen, directed by Manfred Cordes
2.21 Brahms Symphony No 3 in F 3.01
Schumann Waldszenen , Op 82 3.26 Karlowicz Serenade in G, Op 2
3.48 Tippett Five Spirituals from A Child of our Time
4.00 Torelli Concerto a quattro in forma pastorale per il Santo Natale , Op 8, No 6 4.07 Forqueray La d'aubone
4.12 Chopin Scherzo No 2 in B flat minor. Op 31
4.22 Lipinski Overture in D 4.31 Froberqer Capriccio III , FbWV503 4.36 Debussy Premiere rapsodie 4.45 Mozart Dove sono (Le nozze di Figaro) 4.51 Arnold Little Suite for brass band No I, Op 80 5.01 Grossman Csardas
(The Ghost of the Voyvode) 5.10 William Bolcom The Graceful Ghost 5.16 Bach Jesu , meine Freude, BWV610
5.19 JM Bach Halt, was du hast 5.24 Danijel Dane Skerl Terzo concerto - Intonazioni concertanti 5.39 Brahms Piano Trio in C minor, Op 101 5.57 Purcell See, See, Even Night Herself Is Here (The Fairy Queen) 6.03 Szymanowski Metopes, Op 29 6.20 Bach Jesu , meine Freude, BWV227 6.42 Haydn Symphony No 64 in A

Contributors

Directed By: Manfred Cordes
Unknown: Schumann Waldszenen
Unknown: Santo Natale
Unknown: Froberqer Capriccio Iii
Unknown: Grossman Csardas
Unknown: William Bolcom
Unknown: Bach Jesu
Unknown: Danijel Dane Skerl
Unknown: Bach Jesu








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