With Martin Handley.
With Andrew McGregor.
9.30 Building a Library David Nice offers a personal recommendation of a recording of Martinu's Fourth Symphony.
10.30 Geoffrey Smith reviews recent DVD releases of Humperdinck's opera Hansel und Gretel.
11.45 Disc of the Week: Schnittke Viola Concerto
David Aaron Carpenter , Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Christoph Eschenbach bbc.co.ukAadio3/cdreview email: firstname.lastname@example.org Disc details are posted on the website and on CEEFAX, BBC1, page 651
Tom Service talks to Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra principal conductor Vasily Petrenko , and reassesses the legacy of prolific Czech composer Bohuslav Martinu , who died 50 years ago. And author Jann Parry talks about her new biography of dancer and choreographer Kenneth MacMillan. Producer Jeremy Evans
Lucie Skeaping explores some of the defining qualites of Renaissance polyphony with Peter Phillips and the Tallis Scholars. With excerpts from some of the Tallis Scholars' many recordings. Producer Chris Wines
Last Monday's recital from London's Wigmore Hall. Introduced by Fiona Talkington.
Swedish soprano Camilla Tilling and pianist Paul Rivinius perform Schumann's song cycle
Liederkreis and songs by Richard Strauss.
A performance by Brazilian singer/songwriter and guitarist Caetano Veloso , recorded at the Barbican in London in 2007, including songs he wrote in Britain in the 1960s. With Lucy Duran. Producer Roger Short
Singer Carmen McRae was a protege of Billie Holiday but soon grew beyond that early influence to develop her own distinctive musical personality.
Singer Christine Tobin joins Alyn Shipton to pick the highlights from the 60-plus albums that McRae made before her death in 1994. Producer Alyn Shipton
Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' requests from the world of jazz.
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Louise Fryer presents the recent Glyndebourne production of Dvorak's best-known opera. Rusalka, loosely based on Hans Christian Andersen 's The Little Mermaid but translated into a Czech idiom. Rusalka, a water nymph, lives in a pool in a dark forest, where she is doomed not only to lose her lover but to live for ever as a will-o-the-wisp tempting other men to their deaths.
Glyndebourne Chorus. London Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Jiri Belohlavek
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The Lady of Kingsland Waste. By J Parkes. Four inner-city children discover the beauty of life when they become involved with a dying woman. Recorded on location in Hackney, east Lo
Producer Jessica Dromgoole
Works by three American composers. Evan Ziporyn War Chant
Boston Modern Orchestra Project conductor Gil Rose David Lang Wed Andrew Russo (piano) William Bolcom Concerto Grosso
Prism Saxophone Quartet, Boston Modern Orchestra Project, conductor Gil Rose
Introduced by Robert Worby.
Clio Gould (violin), Sounds Intermedia (sound design), London Sinfonietta, conductor John Adams John Adams Son of Chamber Symphony Caqe Credo in US
Paul Dresher Concerto for violin and electroacoustic band
David Lang Cheating Lying Stealing
Simon Lole focuses on The Mulliner Book , a collection of Tudor keyboard music.
Anon Four 17th-century pieces Jarzebski Concerti a 3 Zietenski Video caelos apertos Dobel Violin Sonata in A Merula Cantate jubilate Anon Four 17th-century works from the Jagiellonian Library, Krakow Mielczewski Canzona Szarzynski Veni Sancte Spiritus Zebrowski
Lauda Sion 2.12 Noskowski Symphony No 3 in F 233 Chopin Nocturne in D flat, Op 27 No 2 101 Novak Piano Trio in D minor. Op 27 3.17 Kodary Dances of Galanta 3.34 Schubert Symphony No 8 in B minor (Unfinished) 3.59 Brahms Four Ballades, Op 10 4.21 Duparc Extase 4.25 Anon Worldes blis ne last no throwe 436 Shostakovich Second Waltz 4.41 Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 2 in F BWVI047 4.53 Bottesini Tarantella
5.01 Schumann Fairy Tales, Op 132 5.16 Krasimlr Kyurkchiyski Prayer 522 Martinu Frescoes of Piero della Francesca 5.44 Rameau L'entretien des Muses
5.51 Suk Pohadka 6.19 Mozart Concerto in E flat for two pianos, K365 6.43 Bartok Two Pictures, Sz46