Presented by Martin Handley.
With Andrew McGregor.
9.30 Building a Library Jonathan Swain recommends a recording of Britten's War Requiem.
10.30 New recordings of music for solo violin.
Conductor and violinist Roy Goodman discusses the Bach Partitas from Alina Ibragimova and the Paganini Caprices from Thomas Zehetmair and James Ehnes.
11.40 Disc of the Week: Chopin
Complete Waltzes Ingrid Fliter (piano) bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview email: cdreview<Sbbc.co.uk Disc details are posted on the website and on CEEFAX, BBC1, page 651
Petroc Trelawny presents live from the studios of Deutschlandradio Kultur in Berlin. With input from key players in the city's musical life over the past 20 years, he explores the aftermath of the events of 1989, when the formerly divided city found itself with two of everything, including three opera houses and a surfeit of professional orchestras.
in the first of two Early Music programmes devoted to the Czech Republic's Cesky Krumlov
Castle, Lucie Skeaping presents a concert given by Czech soprano Gabriela Eibenova with the Prague-based Ensemble Inégal under the baton of founder Adam Viktoria. Featuring music by Vivaldi and Johann Brentner (1689-1742), whose name has all but disappeared from the repertoire outside his native Bohemia. Producer Les Pratt
Last Monday's recital from London's Wigmore Hall, presented by Fiona Talkington. Christopher Maltman (baritone), Graham Johnson (piano)
Schubert Die schdne Mullerin, D795
Highlights from last weekend's Womex, the annual gathering of the world music industry that took place in Copenhagen. Lucy Duran introduces performances by Mongolian "Chinagrass" band
Hanggai, Quebec folk band Yves Lambert , and the Bebert Orchestra. Producer Roger Short
To choose the finest recording by American cool jazz saxophonist Stan Getz (1927-91),
Alyn Shipton is joined by Getz's biographer Dave Gelly. Producer Alyn Shipton
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Based on Henry James 's 1898 ghost story, Britten's disturbing 1954 chamber opera
The Turn of the Screw explores themes of sexual repression and the corruption of innocence.
Charles Mackerras , who knew and worked closely with Britten, conducts David McVicar 's English
National Opera production, live from London's Coliseum. Presented by Martin Handley. Britten The Turn of the Screw
Members of the Orchestra of English National Opera, conductor Charles Mackerras
At 7.25 Martin Handley and documentary-maker and author John Bridcut explore the themes and composition of the opera, and Valentine Cunningham discusses Henry James 's novella. At 7.45 Act 2
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Six Metamorphoses after Ovid Sarah Francis (oboe) Canticle III: Still Falls the Rain Ian Bostridge (tenor), Timothy Brown (horn), Julius Drake (piano)
The story of a 19th-century encounter between Spanish monks and the natives of Western
Australia, featuring the sounds of the bush and New Norcia monastery acoustics. Producer Jon Rose
Luke Bedford Or voit tout en aventure
Claire Booth (soprano), Birmingham Contemporary Music Group, conductor Oliver Knussen Franco Donatoni Cloches
BCMG, conductor Diego Masson
As part of Radio 3's season marking the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall,
Ivan Hewett speaks to musicians from both the old East and the old West of the city, plus British composer Rebecca Saunders in Berlin, and Sudden Infant (of the new noise scene). Producer Philip Tagney
Following his concert at the 2008 Cheltenham
Jazz Festival, Italian trumpeter Enrico Rava joined Alyn Shipton to choose his favourite examples from his recorded work.
Schubert Octet in F, D803 2.03 Prokofiev Symphony No 7 2.34 Henryk Gorechi Salve sidus polonorum
3.01 Veress Four Transylvanian Dances 3.17 Grleq
Symphonic Dances, Op 64 3.44 Vivaldi Dixit Dominus in D, RV595 4.14 Golestan Arioso and Allegro de concert
4.23 Einojuhani Rautavaara Lorca Suite 4.29 Faure Dolly Suite, Op 56 4.43 Lotti Sonata in F (Echo-sonate)
4.53 Eisner Overture: The Echo in the Wood 5.01 Philips Amarilli mia bella (after Caccini) 5.05 Brahms Gestillte Sehnsucht, Op 91 No 1 5.12 Kuula Festive March, Op 13 521 HUdeqard von Blngen 0 vis aeternitatis (Responsorium)
5.30 Corelli Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op 6 No 8
(Christmas night) 5.45 Sibelius Suite champêtre, Op 98b
5.53 Strauss Horn Concerto No 1 in E flat, Op 11
6.10 Joseph Horovitz Music Hall Suite 6.21 Mozart Flute Concerto in D, K314 6.42 Albeniz Rapsodia espanola