What Is Post-Modernity?
with Catriona Young , including at approximately
7.00 Couperin Sonata (L'Imperiale)
7.35 Shostakovich Piano
Concerto No 1, Op 35
8.00 Strauss Sextet
8.30 Mendelssohn Piano Quartet in C minor, Op 1 Discs
with Jeremy Siepmann. Dichterliebe, Op 48
Overture: Die Braut von
Messina Sett ich ihn gesehen; Helft mir, ihr Schwestern; Süsser Freund, du blickest mich; An meinem Herzen; Nun hast du mir den ersten Schmerzgetan (Frauenliebe und leben) Discs
with Susan Sharpe. Vivaldi
Laudate Pueri (RV601)
Barcarolle (Les Contes d'Hoffmann)
10.30 Liszt Consolation
No 3 in D flat
Concerto in F for Jew's
Harp and Mandora
Mir ist so wunderbar
(Fidelio, Act 1)
11.00 Howard Ferguson Octet, Op 4
11.20 William Shield Hope and Love; Ye Balmy Breezes, Gently Blow
11.30 Jean-Baptiste Cardon Variations on "Ah, vous dirai-je, maman"
Symphony No 49 in F minor (La Passione) REQUESTS: Midweek Choice, BBC Radio 3. Broadcasting House. London W1A 1AA or phone [number removed]
Vanbrugh String Quartet
Haydn String Quartet in C, Op 74 No 1
Debussy String Quartet in G minor, Op 10
(Given in May in the Concert Hall of New Broadcasting House)
Symphony No 2 in E flat BBC Philharmonic, conductor Alfred Walter
Paul Goodwin (oboe)
Susan Sheppard (cello) John Toll (harpsichord)
Bach Trio Sonata in D minor (BWV 527)
Telemann Oboe Sonata in E flat (Essercizii Musici) Boismortier Trio Sonata in D, Op 50 No
Quantz Trio Sonata in G
La Rossiniana No 1 in G La Risoluzione
Emanuele Segre (guitar) Discs
Anglican Cathedral, sung by the 1993 Eton Choral Course.
Introit: Cantate Domino
Responses: Spicer Psalms 6-8 (Atkins, Edwards, Lawes)
First Lesson: Job 23
Office Hymn: Glorious things of thee are spoken (Austria)
Second Lesson: Mark 6, wl-13
Anthem: Faire is the Heaven (Harris)
Hymn: Lead, kindly light (Alberta)
Organ Voluntary: Epilogue (Howells)
Director of Music
Organist Stephen Disley
with Stephen Johnson. Producer Fiona Shelmerdine
Live from the Royal Albert Hall, London.
English Concert, conductor Trevor Pinnock
Barbara Bonney (soprano) Catherine Wyn-Rogers (mezzo)
Jamie MacDougall (tenor) Stephen Gadd (bass)
Choir of the English Concert
Mozart Symphony No 31 in D (K297) (Paris)
Mass in C (K317) (Coronation)
8.15 Chez Madame d'Epinay After the successful performance of his "Paris" Symphony, Mozart's happiness was dashed by the death of his mother.
The young composer moved as a guest into the apartment of Madame d'Epinay. Nicholas Till presents a portrait of the woman who gathered around her the most lively and progressive intellects of her day.
8.35 Vesperae solennes de Confessore (K339): Dixit Dominus; Laudate Dominum; Magnificat
Symphony No 38 in D (K504) (Prague)
with Christopher Hope.
3: Elsa Joubert and Dalene Mattliee. Two Afrikaans novelists talk about their current work, and the books which brought them international attention.
For Elsa Joubert it was
Poppy Nongena , the account of a black Afrikaans-speaking woman's attempt to protect her children during the Cape Town riots, and for Dalene Matthee , Circles in a Forest, a novel which described the particular beauties of the Knysna Forest and the strange family of "Royals" who believe they are related to King George III.
conductor David Davies
In the present political, economic and spiritual crisis in Russia, the writer's lot is doubly grim: a whole world of status and privilege is gone, and with it a sense of purpose.
Noel Witts meets writers in Moscow who find themselves in a vacuum.
The first of three programmes including the three Brahms Violin
Sonatas and the three
Schubert Sonatinas, together with piano duets by the same composers. Ruth Waterman (violin) Arnaldo Cohen (piano) Anthony Goldstone and Caroline Clemmow (piano duet)
Brahms Hungarian Dance No 21
Schubert Sonatina No 1 in D (D384)
March in G (D928); Variations in B flat
Brahms Violin Sonata
No 1 in G, Op 78