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Dvorak Overture: Otello
LSO/WitoldRowicki
7.16 Schubert An Silvia
(D891); Standchen (D889) Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
(bar); Gerald Moore (piano)
7.21 Salieri Overture:
Falstaff Salieri CO/Pal
7.30am News
7.35 Purcell Masque in Timon of Athens: Soloists Monteverdi Choir
English Baroque Soloists/ John Eliot Gardiner
7.53 Verdi Ballet music:
Macbeth: Bologna Theatre Orch/Riccardo Chailly
8.03 Tchaikovsky Fantasy overture: Romeo and Juliet Boston SO/Abbado. Records

Contributors

Unknown:
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
Piano:
Gerald Moore
Unknown:
Falstaff Salieri
Soloists:
John Eliot Gardiner

Mozart in Vienna
1784-6
Overture: Der
Schauspieldirektor (K 486) ECO/Leopold Hager
Horn Concerto No 4 in Eflat (K 495): Timothy Brown Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment/Kuijken Masonic Funeral Music
(K 477/479a); Masonic Song: Zerfliesset heut', geliebte Bruder (K 483) Leipzig Radio Chorus, Male Voices
Dresden Staatskapelle/ Peter Schreier (tenor)
Quintet in Eflat (K452) Alfred Brendel (piano) Heinz Holliger (oboe)
Eduard Brunner (clarinet) Hermann Baumann (horn) Klaus Thunemann
(bassoon). Records

Contributors

Unknown:
Timothy Brown
Tenor:
Peter Schreier
Piano:
Alfred Brendel
Oboe:
Heinz Holliger
Clarinet:
Eduard Brunner
Horn:
Hermann Baumann
Bassoon:
Klaus Thunemann

Music about whales and whaling.
Haydn The Creation (Part2)
Arleen Auger (soprano) Philip Langridge (tenor) David Thomas (bass) CBSO and Chorus/ Simon Rattle
9.48 Mennin Concertato for Orchestra
American Recording Society Orchestra/
Hans Swarowsky (Monoj
10.00 Carissimi Jonas Mark Tucker (tenor)
Stephen Varcoe (bass-bar) Monteverdi Choir
Members of the English Baroque Soloists/
John Eliot Gardiner
10.25 George Crumb
VoxBalaenae Zizi Mueller (flute) Fred Sherry (cello)
James Gemmell (piano)
10.58 Herrmann Moby Dick (excerpt)
John Amis (tenor) David Kelly (bass)
Robert Bowman (tenor) Michael Rippon (bass) Aeolian Singers
LPO/The Composer

Contributors

Soprano:
Arleen Auger
Tenor:
Philip Langridge
Bass:
David Thomas
Unknown:
Simon Rattle
Unknown:
Mennin Concertato
Unknown:
Hans Swarowsky
Unknown:
Carissimi Jonas
Tenor:
Mark Tucker
Bass-Bar:
Stephen Varcoe
Soloists:
John Eliot Gardiner
Soloists:
George Crumb
Flute:
Voxbalaenae Zizi Mueller
Cello:
Fred Sherry
Piano:
James Gemmell
Piano:
Herrmann Moby
Tenor:
John Amis
Bass:
David Kelly
Tenor:
Robert Bowman
Bass:
Michael Rippon

live from the Town Hall, Birmingham. Thomas Trotter (organ)
Langlais Dialogue sur les mixtures (Suite breve) Mozart Adagio and Allegro in F (K 594)
Mendelssohn Overture:
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Guilmant Sonata No 1 in D minor
(In association with Birmingham City Council)

Handel's opera seria in three Acts (1715), to a libretto attributed to Nicola Haym.
(Sung in Italian.)

Les Musiciens du Louvre/ Marc Minkowski.
(Records)

Contributors

Composer:
[George Frideric] Handel
Librettist:
Nicola Haym
Musicians:
Les Musiciens du Louvre
Conductor:
Marc Minkowski
Amadigi, a heor in love with Oriana:
Nathalie Stutzmann (contralto)
Dardano, Prince of Thrace, also in love with Oriana:
Bernarda Fink (contralto)
Melissa, an enchantress in love with Amadigi:
Eiddwen Harrhy (soprano)
Oriana, daughter of the King of the Fortunate Isles:
Jennifer Smith (soprano)
Orgando, her uncle:
Pascal Bertin (counter-tenor)

Nazim Hikmet was bom in Turkey in 1902. For long periods of his life his poetry was banned in his country, and he was imprisoned four times. Only recently have the authorities allowed some of his work to be published, yet he is the most celebrated poet in Turkey today. Harold Pinter introduces and reads the poems of Nazim Hikmet. Producer Fiona McLean

Contributors

Unknown:
Nazim Hikmet
Introduces:
Harold Pinter
Unknown:
Nazim Hikmet.
Producer:
Fiona McLean

(piano)
Byrd: Lord Willoughby's welcome home (My Lady Nevell's Book); The fifth Pavan and Galliard; Sellinger's round (My Lady Nevell's Book)

Gregson: Piano Sonata in one movement (rev 1986)
Ireland: Piano Sonatina

Contributors

Pianist:
John McCabe

Ulster Orchestra conductor John Carewe Rebecca Hirsch (violin)
Vagn Holmboe Monolith Hans Abrahamsen
Nacht und Trompeten PoulRuders Violin
Concerto
Nielsen Symphony No

Contributors

Conductor:
John Carewe
Violin:
Rebecca Hirsch
Violin:
Vagn Holmboe Monolith
Violin:
Hans Abrahamsen

In the third of four programmes on the multi-instrumentalist
Eric Dolphy , Brian Morton looks at the early 60s, when Dolphy worked for a period with the influential saxophonist John Coltrane.

Contributors

Unknown:
Eric Dolphy
Unknown:
Brian Morton
Unknown:
John Coltrane.

BBC Radio 3

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Live music and the arts: broadcasts more live music than any other radio network. Classical music is its core. Genres include world and new music, jazz, speech and drama.

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