With Rob Cowan.
With Sarah Walker.
Purcell Overture in G minor, Z772; Chacony in G minor, Z730 Leonhardt Consort , conductor Gustav Leonhardt
10.09 Nielsen Chaconne , Op 32 Leif Ove Andsnes (piano)
10.18 Beethoven String Quartet in A, Op 18 No 5 Guarneri Quartet
10.50 Purcell Trio Sonata in E minor, Z796 London Baroque
10.58 Chopin Scherzo in B flat minor, Op 31 Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (piano)
11.09 A selection of Purcell's fantasias.
11.30 Ireland Piano Concerto
Recording recommended in Saturday's CD Review.
1/5. Donald Macleod introduces the composers of Restoration England who from today's perspective stand in the shadow of Henry Purcell. Purcell, arr CH Trevor Trumpet Tune Simon Preston (organ)
Blow Salvator Mundi Monteverdi Choir, Alastair Ross (organ), conductor John Eliot Gardiner
An Ode on the Death of Mr Henry Purcell Gerard Lesne and Steve Dugardin (countertenors), La Canzona Lawes, com pi Gant Zadok the Priest
Choir of the Chapel Royal, St James 's, Musicians Extra-Ordinary, director Andrew Gant Bryne Suite in A minor
Terence Charlston (harpsichord)
Child 0 Lord, Grant the King Long Life; The Earth Is the Lord's; Holy, Holy, Holy Gonville and Caius College Choir, director Geoffrey Webber Producer David Dwight Repeated at 10pm
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With Jonathan Swain.
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
From the Wigmore Hall, London, the Emerson Quartet performs Haydn's arrangement of his music written for the cathedral in Cadiz. Presented by Fiona Talkington. Haydn The Seven Last Words
2.00 Cleveland Old and New
This week's programmes feature performances by the Cleveland Orchestra and by Apollo's Fire, the Cleveland Barogue Orchestra.
Mozart Overture: Don Giovanni ; Symphony No 40 in G minor, K550
Apollo's Fire, director Jeannette Sorrell Bach St John Passion, BWV245
Jollie Greenleaf and Anne Grimm (sopranos),
Kirsten Solliek (mezzo), Richard Edgar-Wilson and Marc Molomot (tenors), Tom Megiloranza
(baritone), Apollo's Singers, Apollo's Fire, conductor Jeannette Sorrell
Mozart Symphony No 28 in C, K200
Cleveland Orchestra, conductor Franz Welser-Most
Presented by Sean Rafferty.
A classic feel-good show in which a musical troupe is set for financial and musical ruin after their manager runs off with all their money - and the pianist. But as luck would have it, Miss Trant (a wealthy young lady) bails them out. The group then sets off on an adventurous tour, taking the UK by storm. Based on the novel by JB Priestley . Presented by Petroc Trelawny .
Andre Previn The Good Companions
Maida Vale Singers, BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor John Wilson
Rana Mitter talks to Shlomo Sand , author of a controversial new history of the Jewish people. Producer Fiona McLean
1/5. Purcell and Royalty. Henry Purcell may have had a short life, but it overlapped with three reigns: Charles II, James II and William and Mary. Biographer Jonathan Keates places Purcell's life and music in the context of the changes on the throne.
Producer Janet Tuppen EMAIL: email@example.com
A chance to hear Polish trumpeter Tomasz Stanko and his new quintet in a performance recorded at the London Jazz Festival. Plus a solo session from percussionist Lukas Ligeti. Producer Peggy Sutton
Brahms Three Hungarian Dances Joachim Violin
Concerto in D minor, Op 11 (In the Hungarian manner)
1.53 Bach Allemande and Double (Violin Partita No 1 in B minor, BWV1002) 1.57 Smetana Sarka (Ma Vlast)
2.09 Martinu Symphony No 6 (Fantaisies symphoniques)
2.38 Rheinberger Horn Sonata in E flat, Op 178
3.01 CPE Bach Flute Concerto in A, Wq168
3.20 Stravinksy Ballet: Petrushka 3.56 Beethoven Ballet: Prometheus 4.12 Richard Rodney Bennett
Aubade 4.25 Britten On This Island, Op 11 4.39 Debussy L'isle joyeuse 4.47 Moniuszko, arr Wiechowicz and Mazynski Cossack 4.55 Kreisler, after Pergolesi Nina
5.01 Bruch, arr Anon Allegro vivace ma non troppo in C
5.05 Oscar Strauss Overture: Ein Walzertraum
5.12 Lehar Wie eine Rosenknospe; Romanze (Die lustige Witwe) 5.20 Groneman Flute Concerto in G
5.28 Casteinuovo-Tedesco Capriccio diabolico, Op 85
5.37 Grieg. Lyric Pieces, Book 1, Op 12
5.49 G Gabriell Exaudi me 5.56 Schumann, arr Duczmal Cello Concerto in A minor, Op 129
6.20 Strauss Incidental music: Le bourgeois gentilhomme 6.56 Ives Piano Sonata No 1 (excerpt)