with Andrew McGregor.
Dances of Galanta
Czecho-Slovak Radio SO, conductor Adrian Leaper
7.20 Brahms Scherzo in E flat minor, Op 4
Stephen Kovacevich (piano)
Mass for five voices
Tallis Scholars/Peter Phillips
8.05 Bernstein Three
Dance Episodes (On the Town)
Time stands still
Emma Kirkby (soprano) Anthony Rooley (lute)
8.32 Quartet Collection:
Haydn String Quartet in A, Op 20 No 5 (Sun)
Juilliard Quartet Discs
Ravel and the Orchestra
Presented by Paul Guinery. Yan Pascal Tortelier talks about his own orchestration of Ravel's Piano Trio.
Piano Concerto for the Left
Jean-Philippe Collard (piano) BBC Philharmonic, conductor
Yan Pascal Tortelier
Ravel, orch Torteller Trio BBC Philharmonic, conductor
Yan Pascal Tortelier
with Susan Sharpe , including
Quitter Children's Overture Light Music Society Orchestra, conductor
10.10 Tippett Heart's Assurance
Peter Pears (tenor)
Noel Mewton-Wood (piano)
10.30 Rubbra Soliloquy for cello and orchestra, Op 57 Rohan de Saram (cello) London Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Vernon Handley
10.45 Prokofiev Peter and the Wolf Oleg and Gabriel Prokofiev (narrators)
New London Orchestra, conductor Ronald Corp
11.20 Widor Symphony No 3 in E minor
Paul Wisskirchen (organ) Philharmonia Hungarica, conductor Volker Hempfling Discs
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BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Repeated from yesterday 11.30pm
from the Wigmore Hall, London.
Oliver Widmer (baritone) Roger Vignoles (piano) Beethoven
An die feme Geliebte, Op 98
Kerner-Lieder, Op 35
The Arrival of the Viceroy Ivan Moody begins his exploration of the musical tradition of the New World by examining how the Spanish transplanted their own culture to the lands they conquered.
With music by Padilla,
Guerrero, Lienas, Heredia and Victoria.
Producer Graham Dixon
with Richard Osborne.
Building a Library
Berg's Lyric Suite by Peter PauiNash.
Revised rpt from Sat 9.00am
from Westminster Cathedral.
Introit: Trahe me post te (Victoria)
Deus in adiutorium. Office hymn: Praeclara custos virginem (plainsong)
Psalms: 112, 147 (plainsong)
New Testament Canticle: Ephesians 1 vv 3-10 (in falsibordone)
Reading: Romans 8 vv 26-39
Responsary: Exaltabo te, Domine (Palestrina)
Homily: The Right Reverend Monsignor George Stack
Magnificat octavi toni (Morales)
Motet: Tota pulchra es, Maria (Bruckner)
Organ Voluntary: Ave maris stella (Tournemire, trans Durufle)
Julian Gregory travels through sonic landscapes to find out how music accurately defines abstract images.
Richard Baker plays a selection of music including lbert Symphonic Suite: Paris
6.03 Rossini Signor , una parola (La Cenerentola)
6.30 Mascagni Cherry Duet (L'Amico Fritz)
7.03 Weber Alia Polacca
(Clarinet Concerto No 2 in E flat)
Producer Ray Abbott
from the Barbican
Conductor Christoph Eschenbach
Steven Isserlis (cello)
Haydn Symphony No 85 in B flat (La Reine) Schumann
Cello Concerto in A minor
8.20 A Prague Tale by Jan Neruda
Stephen Moore reads A
Beggar Brought to Ruin by the 19th-century Czech writer Jan Neruda , whose bitter-sweet stories are all set in the Little Quarter of Prague.
Mozart Symphony No 41 in C (Jupiter)
Five programmes in which Jeremy J Beadle considers major artistic movements of the modern period. 3: Expressionism
Rpt Next programme tomorrow
Fiona Cross (clarinet) Kathryn Page (piano)
Schumann Fantasiestucke , Op 73 Diana Burrell
Bright Herald of the Morning Reger
Sonata in A flat, Op 49 Rpt
Rheingold Wagner went on a bit. Hear the Ring Cycle reduced to size. Needless characters have been eliminated, Jimi Hendrix plays the motifs but the essentials remain.
Composers: Rex Brough and Richard Wagner The cast: David Holt
Written and produced by Matt Thompson
Das Rheingold is tomorrow's Opera Matinee 1.00pm
The pleasures of "The
Painted Page": Lisa Jardine reports on a lavish exhibition of illuminated books from Renaissance Italy. And Grimm's fairy tales are reworked for the stage by the poet Carol Ann Duffy.
Producer Robyn Read
This week, Jill Anderson presents the first of two recitals of French string music.
Poulenc Violin Sonata
Faure Berceuse, Op 16
Franck Violin Sonata in A
Krzysztof Smietana (violin) John Blakely (piano)
Repeated tomorrow 12 noon