with Andrew McGregor.
7.05 Boyce Overture No 9 in A
7.15 Bantock The Witch of Atlas
7.32 Faure Madrigal, Op 35 Sabine Vatin (piano)
Monteverdi Choir, conductor John Eliot Gardiner
8.05 Khachaturian Adagio (Spartacus)
Kirov Orchestra, conductor
8.23 Vivaldi Flute Concerto in F (RV433) (La tempesta di mare)
Stephen Preston (flute)
Academy of Ancient Music/ Christopher Hogwood
8.32 Quartet Collection: Haydn String Quartet in B flat, Op 33 No 4 Bingham Quartet Discs
Little is known of the lives of the Eton composers, but today John Milsom introduces William Comysh , who prophesied, ran a brew-house, devised and acted in pageants, as well as composing sublime church music.
Tallis Scholars, director
Ave Maria , mater Dei
The Sixteen, director
Gaude virgo mater Christi; Woefully arrayed
Tallis Scholars/Peter Phillips Stabat mater
The Sixteen, director
Harry Christophers Discs
with Susan Sharpe including Saint-Saens Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso
Kyung Wha-Chung (violin) Royal Philharmonic
10.20 Nielsen Violin
Concerto (first movement) Dong Suk-Kang (violin)
Gothenburg SO, conductor Myung Whun-Chung
Impromptu, Op 86 Susan Drake (harp)
11.00 Copland Suite: Appalachian Spring
Los Angeles Philharmonic/ Leonard Bernstein
11.25 Faure Pie Jesu
Jonathon Bond (treble)
Stephen Cleobury (organ)
Academy of St Martin , conductor George Guest
11.35 Strauss Till
Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche Berlin PO/Karl Bohm
11.55 Casals Sardana
The 40 cellos of the London Philharmonic, the Royal Philharmonic, the BBC Symphony and Philharmonia Orchestras, conductor Geoffrey Simon Producer Chris de Souza Discs
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BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Repeated from yesterday 11.30pm
from Studio 1.
] An Obsession with Schumann
Malcolm Binns (piano)
Schumann Carnaval , Op 9 Moscheles L'Enjouement; L 'Ambition (Methode des Methodes)
Herz Variations on "Vivi tu"
Luis Gago continues his exploration of the growing
Spanish early music scene. Producer Lindsay Kemp
Critics' Choice 1994
Anthony Burton chairs a discussion between
John Warrack , Tess Knighton and Rodney Milnes.
Revised rpt from New Year's Eve
Abbey, sung by the Exon Singers.
Introit: All this night (Finzi) Responses (Radcliffe) Psalms 22 and 23 (Camidge, Hylton Stewart ) First Lesson: Isaiah 63
Office hymn: A great and mighty wonder (Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen)
Canticles: Jackson in G
1 Corinthians 4
Anthem: Long, long ago (Howells)
Bethlehem Down (Warlock) Hymn: Of the Father's heart begotten (Divinum mysterium) (arr O'Donnell)
Organ voluntary: Les Mages (Messiaen)
Director Andrew Carwood
Organist Stephen Farr
Psychologist Cynthia Jones describes to Errollyn Wallen the human memory and considers the memorability of Webern compared with Lloyd Webber. Rpt
Jeremy Nicholas introduces records from the 78rpm era including music by Wagner, Mozart and Strauss and performances by Joan Hammond ,
Jacques Thibaud and Solomon.
Next programme tomorrow 5.15pm
I from the Wigmore I Hall. Richard Baker presents the first in a new series of concerts for those eager to avoid the rigours of the rush hour. Today the British cellist Colin Carr , with pianist Francis Grier , plays music by Bach,
Rachmaninov, Janacek, and Faure s Elegie.
Producer Adam Gatehouse
Edward Greenfield presents examples of the work of the Indian-born producer
Suvi Raj Grubb including discs of Otto Klemperer , Janet Baker , Gerald Moore , Daniel Barenboim and Jacqueline du Pre , ending with Barenboim and the English Chamber Orchestra in Mozart's Piano Concerto
No 20 in D minor (K466).
Next programme tomorrow 6.00pm
conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
Olivier Charlier (violin) Berlioz Overture: Le
Lalo Symphonie espagnole Franck Symphony in D minor
Four talks by Ronald Hutton about changes of attitude in Henry Purcell's England. 3: Politics. "A nation which relies on the talents of hereditary monarchy is one which is always at the mercy of genes, sperms and germs."
Final programme tomorrow 8.50pm
conductor John Hugh Thomas Robert Court (organ)
Flor Peeters Missa Festiva
with Robert Cushman.
5: Connecticut to Camelot Rpt Next programme tomorrow
Introduced by Jill Anderson. Ruth Waterman (violin) Arnaldo Cohen (piano)
Schumann Intermezzo (FAE Sonata); Sonata in A minor, Op 105
Beethoven Rondo in G (WoO 41); Sonata in G, Op 96 Repeated tomorrow 12 noon