Respighi Feste Romane Philadelphia Orch/Muti
7.46 Faure Ballade , Op 19 Jean-Philippe Collard
(piano); Toulouse Capitol Orchestra/ Michel Plasson
7.59 Mozart Symphony No 34 in C (K 338)
ECO/Jeffrey Tate. Records Producer Philip Tagney
A week's progress through the orchestral music of Richard Strauss.
Festmarsch in E flat, Op 1 Bavarian SO/
Symphony in D minor Bavarian RSO/
Karl Anton Rickenbacher
Horn Concerto No 1 in E flat, Op 11
Radovan Vlatkovic (horn) ECO/Jeffrey Tate. Records Producer David Papp
Music from Town ... Beginning with a Canzona by Gabrieli and a Gloria by Monteverdi composed for Venice, and ending with Festmusik by Strauss written for Vienna.
.. .and Country
String Quintet in E flat at 10.04; Louis Glass's Woodland Symphony at
11.00; and Nielsen's Springtime in Funen at 11.40.
Producer Paul Hindmarsh
leader Ben Buurman conductor
Judith Weir The Ride
Over Lake Constance
Schubert Symphony No
Dvorak String Sextet in A Lutoslawski Silesian Melodies for four violins
Mendelssohn Octet (R)
Michael Hall and his guest, the conductor Andrew Davis , look ahead to the week's
Proms: a new production of Tippett's opera The Ice Break, Anthony Payne 's BBC commission Time's
Arrow, three works by Elgar and the Proms debut of I Virtuosi di Roma.
Producer Jane Walker
The second of three programmes featuring music from each of the Baltic Republics.
Today, Kriss Rusmanis introduces a selection of music from Estonia and talks about his recent experiences of musical life there.
The second of four programmes of the complete organ output of French organist
Jehan Alain, played in Coventry Cathedral by Thomas Trotter.
Presenter Paul Spicer. Prelude and Fugue;
Two Dances forAgrri
Yavishta; Aria; Lamento; Andante (Suite monodique); Fantaisies: Nos1andNo2
Presented by Rodney Slatford
Producer Emma Kingsley
Michael Tippett's three-act opera, The Ice Break, live from the Royal Albert Hall, London.
London Sinfonietta Chorus
London Sinfonietta conductor David Atherton
Acts 1 and 2
7.50 Ian Kemp and Michael Berkeley discuss the relative neglect of The Ice Break and its place in Tippett's later music.
8.10 Act 3
Conor Farrington 's monologue tells of Jim Norton , a technically brilliant pianist in search of perfection, who is haunted by the natural gift of his friend - a singer who effortlessly 'can make the soul rise up towards the stars'. Director John Theocharis
(marimba/vibraphone) Milhaud Concerto for marimba, vibraphone and orchestra
Norrkoping SO/ Jorma Panula
Alfred Fissinger Suite for Marimba. Records
I Virtuosi di Roma: Augusto Loppi (oboe) Franco Fantini (violin) Rocco Filippini (cello) Ferdinando Calcaviello (cello) director Angelo Stefanato (violin)
Live from the Royal Albert Hall, London.
Corelli Concerto grosso in D, Op 6 No 4
Albinoni Oboe Concerto in D minor, Op 9 No 2
Boccherini Cello Concerto No 6 in D (G 479)
Vivaldi Concerto in D for two violins, two cellos and strings (RV 564)
Tartini Violin Concerto in D minor
Overture: Les Surprises de I'Amour
Pièces de clavecin en concerts: Suite No 4
Grand motet: In convertendo (Psalm 26)