with Andrew McGregor.
7.05 Advent Chant:
Pro Cantione Antiqua , conductor James O'Donnell
7.10 J C Bach Sinfonia in E flat, Op 18 No 1
7.32 Quartet Collection: Haydn Quartet in F minor, Op 20 No 5 (Sun) Salomon Quartet
8.05 Wagner Prelude (Die
Meistersinger von Niirnberg) Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Bernard Haitink
Winterlied, Op 19 No 3; Erster Lust, Op 99 No 1
Barbara Bonney (soprano) Geoffrey Parsons (piano)
8.34 Respighi Feste Romane
NYPO/Giuseppe Sinopoli Producer Andrew McGregor Discs
Ravel and the Orchestra
Paul Guinery presents three works that are something of a rarity among the composer's output - they all appeared originally in orchestral form.
Rapsodie espagnole Montreal Symphony Orchestra, conductor
Charles Dutoit La Valse
New York PO/Pierre Boulez Bolero
Producer Christina Pritchard
with Chris de Souza including Elgar Introduction and Allegro BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andrew Davis
10.15 Artist of the Week:
Tasmin Little (violin)
Mozart Violin Sonata in B flat (K454)
Piers Lane (piano)
Symphony No 1 in D
Hanover Band, director Roy Goodman
10.50 Brahms Three
Motets, Op 110
BBC Singers/Simon Joly
11.00 Arnold Cooke
Thea King (clarinet) Britten Quartet
11.20 Schubert, trans Liszt Gute Nacht; Die
Nebensonnen (Winterreise) David Owen Norris (piano)
11.40 Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending Tasmin Little (violin)
BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andrew Davis
Producer Chris de Souza
Geoffrey Baskerville ends his journey into the colourful world of the 19th-century operatic impresario with music by Bizet,
Massenet and Gounod. Series producer Simon Lord Discs
from St John 's,
Smith Square. Endellion Quartet with Robert Cohen (cello) Schubert Quintet in C (D956)
Repeated next Sunday 6.30pm
conductor Tadaaki Otaka
John Lill (piano)
Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage
Brahms Piano Concerto No
1 in D minor
Beethoven Symphony No 5 in C minor
In the second of three programmes William Robson introduces performances from the semi-final rounds.
Buxtehude Toccata in F
Bach Prelude and Fugue in A minor (BWV 543) J C Henry Benthos Franck
Chorale No 2 in B minor
In this third programme, composer, pianist and band-leader Carla Bley talks to Alan Plater about her large-scale opera Escalator over the Hill, with a libretto by poet Paul Haines , which she completed in 1973. Repeated Thursday 10.15pm
Julian Gregory presents an eclectic mixture of unusual sounds each day this week. The Chill Factor, today's mix, focuses on the psychology and magic used by composers.
Producer Mark Rowlinson
with Andrew Green.
Bach Fugue in G (BWV 577)
6.03 Schumann Hymn of the Spirits of Arimanes (Manfred)
6.45 Parry Symphonic Variations
Nouvelles danses espagnoles
Producer Andrew Mussett
Barbara Hendricks joins the Scottish Chamber
Ion Marin , for a programme of Mozart and Mendelssohn.
Idomeneo; Padre, germani addio; Zeffiretti lusinghieri (Idomeneo);
Symphony No 29 in A;
Or sai chi I'onore; Non mi dir (Don Giovanni )
Mendelssohn Symphony No 4 in A (Italian)
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See also Thursday 7.30pm
Five programmes in which Jeremy J Beadle considers major artistic movements of the modern period. 1: Impressionism Rpt
Next programme tomorrow 9.55pm
The first of a short series in which Stephen Plaistow introduces music by Birtwistle along with pieces which have influenced the composer's style.
1: Down by the Greenwood Side
Today's context is not perhaps the first to spring to mind: the English Pastoral Tradition.
Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a theme of Thomas
BBC SO, conductor Andrew Davis
Birtwistle Melencolia I
Antony Pay (clarinet) London Sinfonietta, conductor Oliver Knussen
Hoist Egdon Heath BBC SO, conductor
Birtwistle Silbury Air London Sinfonietta, conductor Elgar Howarth
Robert Sandall and Mark Russell present a unique mix of musical styles and influences, including an . interview with guitarist Bill Frisell about his blend of jazz, rock and avant-garde styles and his latest project, Go West, a soundtrack for Buster Keaton silent films.
Producer Philip Tagney
Chris de Souza presents the last in the current season of Radio 3 early music invitation concerts.
The Beethoven String Trio perform Beethoven's Trio in D, Op 9 No 2 and are joined by fortepianist Olga Tverskaya for a rare performance of a contemporary piano quartet arrangement of Mozart's
Quintet for piano and winds (K452).
Repeated tomorrow 12 noon