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Early in the New Year

BBC Radio 3

Baroque and medieval music, including
Handel Music for the Royal Fireworks
King's Consort/Robert King Purcell Te Deum and Jubilate; My Heart Is Inditing
Choir of New College, Oxford King's Consort/Robert King Bach Orchestral Suite No
3inD(BWV1068) Amsterdam Baroque
Orchestra/Ton Koopman Discs

Contributors

Unknown:
Handel Music
Unknown:
Purcell Te Deum

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Strauss at One Remove

BBC Radio 3

Cole Porter, Ivor Novello and George Gershwin all plundered the styles and sounds of operetta, conjuring up Vienna's magic in their own inimitable ways.
Presented by Michael Bevis.
11.15 Part 2
Part 2 is a SIMULTANEOUS
BROADCAST with BBC2

Contributors

Unknown:
Ivor Novello
Unknown:
George Gershwin
Presented By:
Michael Bevis.

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Kathryn Stott

BBC Radio 3

(piano)
Schubert Impromptu in B flat (D935 No 3)
Beethoven Piano Sonata in F minor, Op 57 (Appassionato)
Bridge Capriccio No 1; A Sea Idyll; Capriccio No 2
Faure Impromptus: No 1 in E flat, Op 25; No 2 in F minor, Op 31; No 3 in A flat, Op 34
Chopin Fantasie in F minor, Op 49
Liszt Concert Study in D flat (Un sospiro)

Contributors

Pianist:
Kathryn Stott

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The BBC Orchestras

BBC Radio 3

BBC National Orchestra of Wales conductor Richard Hickox
Margaret Price (soprano) Bryn Terfel (baritone) Paul Watkins (cello) BBC Welsh Chorus
University Choir, Cardiff
University of Wales Centenary Concert
Borodin Polovtsian
Dances (Prince Igor)
Mahler Rheinlegendchen ; Wo die schonen
Trompeten blasen; Das irdische Leben (Des
Knaben Wunderhorn) William Mathias Celtic
Dances
Vaughan Williams The
Vagabond; The Roadside Fire; Bright is the Ring of Words (Songs of Travel) Mansel Thomas YBardd
Vaughan Thomas Berwyn Alun Hoddinott Noctis
Equi (first broadcast performance)
Dvorak Te Deum
(Given in association with Schroder investment Managment Ltd)

Contributors

Conductor:
Richard Hickox
Cello:
Paul Watkins
Unknown:
Mahler Rheinlegendchen
Unknown:
William Mathias Celtic
Unknown:
Vaughan Williams
Unknown:
Mansel Thomas Ybardd
Unknown:
Vaughan Thomas Berwyn
Unknown:
Alun Hoddinott Noctis

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Live from the Met

BBC Radio 3

LesTroyens
LIVETroyens
(The Trojans)
Berlioz's epic opera based on Virgil's Aeneid, from New York's Metropolitan Opera. Sung in French.
Acts 1 and 2 The Capture of Troy
Chorus and Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera. New York, conductor
James Levine.

Contributors

Conductor:
James Levine.
Aeneas:
Gary Lakes(tenor)
Ascamus:
Susan Graham(mezzo)
Panthus:
Julien Robbins(bass)
Cassandra:
Françoise Pollet(sop)
Choroebus:
Thomas Hampson(bar)
King Priam:
Jeffery Wells(bass)
Hecuba:
Jane Shaulis(mezzo)
Helenus:
John Horton Murray(tenor)
Ghost of Hector:
Terry Cook(bass)
Trojan soldier:
Kim Josephson(bar)

Formed in 1883 by a group of disgruntled millionaires unable to obtain boxes at the Academy of Music, the New York Metropolitan Opera rapidly achieved international recognition. But as well as attracting the world's most celebrated singers, the Met has always been a place for the audience to dress up, be seen and score social points off one another.
Jerry Miller finds out what opera-goers past and present have looked for in a night out at the Met.
Producer Hamish Mykura

Contributors

Unknown:
Jerry Miller
Producer:
Hamish Mykura

The Trojans at Carthage, Part

Contributors

Dido:
Maria Ewing(mezzo)
Anna:
Wendy White(mezzo)
Narbal:
Paul Plishka(bass)
Iopas:
Donald Kaasch (tenor)
Hylas:
Paul Groves(tenor)
Mercury:
Yanni Yannissis(bass)
Ghost of Priam:
Jeffrey Wells(bass)
Ghost of Cassandra:
Jane Shauus(mezzo)
Ghost of Choroebus:
Christopher Schaldenbrand(bar)
Ghost of Hector:
Terry Cook(bass)
Trojan so/&rs:
Yanni Yannissis
Trojan so/&rs:
James Courteney(basses)

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Impressions

BBC Radio 3

Brian Morton presents his selection of the best jazz records of 1993, both new and reissued. He includes discs by Alex von
Schlippenbach,
Marilyn Crispell , Tony Oxley , Andy Kirk and Buck Clayton.
And he remembers Clifford
Jordan and Sun Ra, who died during the year. Producer Derek Drescher

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian Morton
Unknown:
Marilyn Crispell
Unknown:
Tony Oxley
Unknown:
Andy Kirk
Unknown:
Buck Clayton.
Producer:
Derek Drescher

BBC Radio 3

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