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7.05 Delius A Song before Sunrise
Bournemouth Sinfonietta, conductor Norman del Mar
7.11 Corelli Trio Sonata in D, Op 1 No 12 Purcell Quartet
7.32 Quartet Collection:
Haydn String Quartet in F, Op 2 No 4
Aeolian Quartet
8.05 lbert Hommage a Mozart
Timothy Hutchins (flute) Montreal Symphony Orchestra, conductor
Charles Dutoit
8.18 Beethoven
32 Variations in C minor
(WoO 80)
Olli Mustonen (piano)
8.36 Dvorak Symphonic Variations, Op 78 London Symphony
Orchestra, conductor
Istvan Kertesz
Discs

Contributors

Unknown:
Andrew McGregor
Flute:
Timothy Hutchins
Conductor:
Charles Dutoit
Piano:
Olli Mustonen
Conductor:
Istvan Kertesz

Presented by William Mival. "Pipes and drums introduce the strange, bizarre melody, which is then taken up by the whole orchestra and presented in a number of different shapes, configurations and keys" - Weber, describing his Turandot March to workhouse inmates, 1816.
Overture and March
(Turandot)
Philharmonia, conductor
Neeme Jarvi
Piano Sonata in D minor,
Op 49
Julian Jacobson (piano) Ines de Castro
Yvonne Kenny (soprano) Philharmonia, conductor
David Parry
Horn Concertino in E minor,
Op 45
Hermann Baumann (horn) Leipzig Gewandhaus , conductor Kurt Masur

Contributors

Presented By:
William Mival.
Piano:
Julian Jacobson
Soprano:
Yvonne Kenny
Horn:
David Parry
Horn:
Hermann Baumann
Conductor:
Leipzig Gewandhaus
Conductor:
Kurt Masur

from Manchester with Mairi
Nicolson and featuring three of John Barbirolli 's finest recordings of Viennese romantic music.
10.00 Artist of the Week:
John Barbirolli (conductor) Strauss Waltzes (Der Rosenkavalier) Halle Orchestra
10.11 Schubert Sonata in A flat (0557)
Andras Schiff (piano)
10.25 Britten
Nocturnal after John
Dowland, Op 70
Craig Ogden (guitar)
10.43 Bennett
Trumpet Concerto
Martin Winter (trumpet) RNCM Wind Orchestra, conductor Tim Reynish
11.08 Mahler Adagietto (Symphony No 5) New Philharmonia, conductor John Barbirolli
11.18 Berlioz
Le Montagnard exile
Frangoise Pollet (soprano) Anne Sofie von Otter
(mezzo)
Cord Garben (piano)
11.28 Biber
Sonatas: No 9 in B flat; No 11 in A
Purcell Simfony
11.40 Brahms
Academic Festival Overture,
Op 80
Vienna Philharmonic, conductor John Barbirolli

Contributors

Unknown:
John Barbirolli
Conductor:
John Barbirolli
Piano:
Andras Schiff
Guitar:
Craig Ogden
Conductor:
Tim Reynish
Conductor:
John Barbirolli
Soprano:
Frangoise Pollet
Conductor:
John Barbirolli

conductor James Wood
Le Jeune
Deux moulins; Ah! tu me fais; Tel se plaint d'amour; 0 Roze reyne des fleurs Messiaen Cinq rechants Poulenc Un soir de neige Takemitsu Wind Horse
Xenakis Serment
Recorded at last year's Aldeburgh Festival

Contributors

Conductor:
James Wood
Unknown:
Messiaen Cinq

Occupation? Composer!
Making a living and making music do not necessarily always coincide. Sarah Walker talks to award-winning Paul Newland about a composer's long years of study and the need to earn a crust.

Contributors

Talks:
Sarah Walker
Unknown:
Paul Newland

Music and arts events from
Cardiff , including
Handel When his loud voice in thunder spoke (Jephtha)
6.28 Grieg Piano Concerto in A minor
7.03 Elgar, arr Martin Imperial March
Producer Gwawr Owen
DEUTSCHE ROMANTIK

Contributors

Producer:
Gwawr Owen

from London's
Barbican Hall, in aid of charity. conductor Georg Solti Itzhak Perlman (violin) Brahms
Violin Concerto in D
8.10 The Harmonies of Nature
In the early 1900s Philipp Otto Runge conceived a great cycle of paintings, "Times of Day", to be shown in a Gothic chapel to the accompaniment of his friends' music. William
Vaughan, Professor of Art
History at Birkbeck College, London University, discusses Runge's ambition and its realisation.
Readers: Michael Tudor
Barnes and David Jarvis.
8.30 Brahms Symphony No 1 in C minor
Concert sponsored by JVC (UK) Ltd

Contributors

Conductor:
Georg Solti
Violin:
Itzhak Perlman
Unknown:
Philipp Otto Runge
Readers:
Michael Tudor
Readers:
David Jarvis.

by Heiner Muller.
2: A Wood near Moscow
The commander is forced to take Soviet law into his own hands when faced with cowardice by a brother officer.
Next programme tomorrow
9.10pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Heiner Muller.
Commander:
Ian McDiarmid
Doctor:
David Fleeshman
Soldier:
Martin Oldaeld

In the final programme of the series, the chromatic scale winds its way through four and a half centuries of music and literature and reaches a colourful apotheosis in the ancient symbol of the rainbow - hopeful but impermanent. Adrian Jack Chromatic
Fantasy (BBC Radio 3 commission)
Series producer Anthony Pitts

Contributors

Unknown:
Adrian Jack
Producer:
Anthony Pitts

Harriett Gilbert presents the late-night arts programme with first-night news of August, Julian Mitchell 's adaptation of Uncle Vanya which is directed by and stars Anthony Hopkins. Producer Jerome Weatherald

Contributors

Unknown:
Harriett Gilbert
Unknown:
Julian Mitchell
Unknown:
Anthony Hopkins.
Producer:
Jerome Weatherald

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