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Music, news and weather with Andrew McGregor , including at approximately
7.05 Offenbach Overture:
Orpheus in the Underworld Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor
Antonio de Almeida
7.13 Granados Danza espanola No 5
Julian Bream (guitar)
7.38 Vllla-Lobos Harmonica
Concerto
Robert Bonfiglio (harmonica)
New York Chamber
Symphony, conductor Gerard Schwarz
8.05 Grieg, orch Sttt
Norwegian Dance, Op 35 No
ECO, conductor
Raymond Leppard
8.20 Purcell Porfolio:
Purcell A selection of songs
8.32 Quartet Collection:
Haydn String Quartet in G, Op 54 No 1
Lindsay Quartet Discs

Contributors

Unknown:
Andrew McGregor
Conductor:
Antonio de Almeida
Conductor:
Granados Danza
Unknown:
Robert Bonfiglio
Conductor:
Gerard Schwarz
Conductor:
Raymond Leppard

with Susan Sharpe , including piano pieces by Howard Skempton , songs by Aaron Copland and at approximately
9.45 Enesco Romanian
Rhapsody in A, Op 11 No 1 Royal Scottish Orchestra, conductor Neeme Jarvi
10.00 Schumann Cello
Concerto in A minor
Pablo Casals (cello)
Prades Festival Orchestra, conductor Eugene Ormandy
10.30 Stravinsky Septet Columbia Chamber
Ensemble
10.45 Dufay Missa : Ecce Ancilla Domini
Pomerium Musices , director
Alexander Blachly
11.10 Dubois Toccata in G
Peter Gould (organ)
11.20 Tchaikovsky Serenade for strings Academy of St Martin, conductor Neville Marriner Producer Chris de Souza Discs REQUESTS: Midweek Choice,
BBC Radio 3, London W1A 1AA ANSWERPHONE: [number removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Susan Sharpe
Unknown:
Howard Skempton
Songs By:
Aaron Copland
Cello:
Pablo Casals
Conductor:
Eugene Ormandy
Unknown:
Dufay Missa
Unknown:
Ecce Ancilla Domini
Unknown:
Pomerium Musices
Director:
Alexander Blachly
Director:
Dubois Toccata
Unknown:
Peter Gould
Unknown:
Tchaikovsky Serenade
Conductor:
Neville Marriner
Producer:
Chris de Souza

from the Chapel of Trinity College
Cambridge.
Introit: Responsum, accepit Simeon (Palestrina) Responses: Byrd
Psalm 40 (after Byrd)
First Lesson: Exodus 13, w 1-2 and 11-16 Office Hymn: Sing how the age-long promise (Iste confessor)
Canticles: Palestrina (for double choir)
Second Lesson: Hebrews
10, w 1-10
Anthem: Senex puerum portabat (Palestrina)
Hymn: Hail to the Lord who comes (Old 120th)
Organ Voluntary: Fantasia (Byrd)
Director of music
Richard Marlow
Organ scholars Christopher Allsop and Andrew Lamb

Contributors

Unknown:
Christopher Allsop
Unknown:
Andrew Lamb

In the 5th century BC the Greek philosopher
Pythagoras decided that the cosmos was an ordered mechanism, It soon became accepted wisdom that the smooth operation of the planets created a celestial harmony.
Tommy Pearson explores the Music of the Spheres.

Contributors

Unknown:
Tommy Pearson

from the Wigmore Hall, London.
Margaret Price (soprano) Thomas Dewey (piano)
Richard Baker introduces the renowned Welsh soprano in a popular programme of songs by Schubert, Mendelssohn, and Schumann.

Contributors

Soprano:
Margaret Price
Piano:
Thomas Dewey
Introduced by:
Richard Baker

A further concert in the Pierre Boulez 70th Birthday Celebration series, given at the Barbican Hall, London. Maurizio Pollini (piano)
Francoise Pollet (soprano) Lucy Shelton (mezzo) London Voices
Debussy Nocturnes Bartok
Piano Concerto No 2
Boulez
Le Visage nuptial Recorded last Sunday

Contributors

Unknown:
Pierre Boulez
Soprano:
Francoise Pollet
Soprano:
Lucy Shelton

Another novelty from Henry Purcell 's time is investigated by Chris Nicholson , who talks to historian Michael Harris about the birth of the modern newspaper.
Next programme tomorrow
10.20pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Henry Purcell
Unknown:
Chris Nicholson
Unknown:
Michael Harris

BBC Radio 3

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Live music and the arts: broadcasts more live music than any other radio network. Classical music is its core. Genres include world and new music, jazz, speech and drama.

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More