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Rossini Overture: La
Cenerentola
BBC SO/Rozhdestvensky
7.09 Coates
Fantasy: The Three Bears BBC Concert Orch/Groves
7.20 Bax Three Songs
Sarah Leonard (soprano)
BBC Concert Orch/Lawrence
7.36 Saint-Saens
Carnival of the Animals Howard Shelley ,
Hilary McNamara (pianos), BBC Concert Orch/Wordsworth
7.59 Dukas
The Sorcerer's Apprentice BBC Philharmonic Orch/ Jean-Claude Casadesus
8.10 Prokofiev Suite: The
Love for Three Oranges BBC Concert Orchestra/ Barry Wordsworth
8.27 Britten
Soirees Musicales
BBC SO/Rozhdestvensky
8.38 Ravel
Suite: Ma mère Voye
BBC Philharmonic/Downes

Contributors

Soprano:
Sarah Leonard
Unknown:
Howard Shelley
Pianos:
Hilary McNamara
Unknown:
Jean-Claude Casadesus
Unknown:
Barry Wordsworth

Humperdinck Overture: Hansel and Gretel
9.15 Bax 0 Dame get up and Bake your Pies
9.19 Artists of the Week:
Amadeus Quartet
Mozart Adagio and Fugue in C minor (K546)
9.27 Composer of the Week preview: Offenbach Ballet des Flocons de Neige (Le voyage dans la lune)
9.39 Edmund Pascha
Three Carols (Prosae Pastorales)
9.51 Vejvanovsky Sonata Natalis
9.56 Finzi Dies Natalis
10.21 Grainger Rustic
Dance; Eastern Intermezzo (Youthful Suite)
10.24 Haydn String Quartet in B minor. Op 64 No
10.43 Poulenc Concerto for two pianos and orchestra
11.05 Berlioz
The Shepherds’ Farewell (L'Enfance du Christ)
11.09 Quitter
Where the Rainbow Ends
11.25 Byrd Lullaby
11.32 Bridge
Sir Roger de Coverley
11.37
Messiaen Dieu parmi Nous (La Nativite du Seigneur)
11.46 Nicolai
Christmas Overture

Contributors

Unknown:
Edmund Pascha
Unknown:
Sir Roger de Coverley
Unknown:
Messiaen Dieu

(harpsichord/ organ)
Michel Corrette Basse de Trompette; Trio; Offertoire l’Eclatante
John Loeillet Suite No 1 in G minor
J G Walther Concerto del
Sgr Taglietti Jacques Duphly La Forqueray; La de Vatre; La de Belombre
Claude Balbastre Noël bonte grand dieu; La Lugeac

Contributors

Unknown:
Michel Corrette Basse

Vaughan Williams '
Christmas cantata recorded in St David 's Hall, Cardiff. Soloists; Boy Choristers of Winchester Cathedral
BBC Welsh Chorus
BBC Welsh SO/
Barry Wordsworth
(Given in association with BP)

Contributors

Unknown:
Vaughan Williams
Unknown:
St David
Unknown:
Barry Wordsworth

The fifth programme features dances from the 1607 and 1609 collections of the Hamburg publishers Zacharias Fullsack and Christian Hildebrand , with music by Johann Sommer , Dowland and Lassus.
Parley of Instruments/ Peter Holman and Mark Caudle.
Hilliard Ensemble/ Paul Hillier

Contributors

Unknown:
Zacharias Fullsack
Unknown:
Christian Hildebrand
Music By:
Johann Sommer
Unknown:
Peter Holman
Unknown:
Mark Caudle.
Unknown:
Paul Hillier

Violin Concerto; Three
Fragments from Wozzeck Three Pieces for Orchestra, Op 6: Ulf Hoelscher
(violin), Yvonne Kenny
(soprano), BBC Symphony Orchestra/ Andrew Davis

Contributors

Violin:
Ulf Hoelscher
Violin:
Yvonne Kenny
Unknown:
Andrew Davis

In 1908 and 1909, Henry Wood , accompanying his singer wife Olga Wood at the piano, made a number of records - and even sang himself at one session. Most of these discs (and some later unissued recordings with the Queen's Hall
Orchestra) lay unknown in a cupboard in the Royal Academy of Music for nearly half a century, until discovered by Jonathan Dobson.
Producer Daniel Snowman

Contributors

Unknown:
Henry Wood
Unknown:
Olga Wood
Unknown:
Jonathan Dobson.
Producer:
Daniel Snowman

Shakespeare's play in the highly acclaimed coproduction between Radio 3 and the Renaissance
Theatre Company, which uses the full text of the play based on the First Folio.
Directors Kenneth Branagh and Glyn Dearman.

Contributors

Directors:
Kenneth Branagh
Directors:
Glyn Dearman.
Hamlet:
Kenneth Branagh
Claudius:
Derek Jacobi
Gertrude:
Judi Dench
Polonius:
Richard Briers
Horatio:
Michael Williams
Ophelia:
Sophie Thompson
Laertes:
James Wilby
1st gravedigger:
Michael Elphick
Player King:
Michael Hordern
Player Queen:
Emma Thompson
Ghost:
John Gielgud
Rosencrantz:
Gerard Horan
Guildenstern:
Christopher Ravenscroft
Osric:
Richard Clifford
Fortinbras:
James Simmons

In the last of four programmes from the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival, Tom Morgan introduces a portrait of Klaus Huber , one of the featured composers at this year's festival. Music performed by the Ensemble Recherche, from Freiburg, making their UK debut, and Magali Schwartz (mezzo). Huber Auf die ruhige Nachtzeit Ascensus ;
Fragmente aus FriMing, Schattenbldtter, Plainte: Des Dichters Pflug
Producer Andrew Kurowski

Contributors

Introduces:
Tom Morgan
Unknown:
Klaus Huber
Unknown:
Magali Schwartz
Unknown:
Nachtzeit Ascensus
Producer:
Andrew Kurowski

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