with Paul Guinery.
7.03 Purcell My beloved spake (128)
Charles Brett (countertenor) Wynford Evans (tenor)
Stephen Varcoe (baritone) Roderick Earle (bass) Monteverdi Choir
English Baroque Soloists, conductor John Eliot
Symphony No 1 in G minor (Winter Daydreams)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor
8.00 The Great
Luther had nothing but praise for Josquln, but his ideas of liturgical reform were to rock the foundations of the musical world in the Renaissance of which Josquin was a pinnacle.
8.35 Purcell 0 God Thou hast cast us out (Z36)
Gillian Fisher and Elizabeth
Christopher Robson (countertenor)
Maldwyn Davies (tenor) Owen Grundy (bass) Monteverdi Choir, conductor John Eliot
8.40 Hindemrth Horn
Michael Thompson (horn) BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor
Producer Piers Burton-Page
An individual look ahead to the Radio 3 week by Jeremy Summerly - writer, musician and presenter of The English Cadence.
from St George's, Brandon Hill, in Bristol.
The programme features live music from the Dufay Collective and listeners' requests. Including
Sullivan's Ballet Suite:
Victoria and Merry England, Dukas's The Sorcerer's
Apprentice, Peter Maxwell Davies's Renaissance
Scottish Dances and finishing with On the Dominant Divide from
John Adams 's Grand Pianola
Producer Edward Blakeman
Ivan Hewett talks to guitarist John Williams , to Estonian conductor Paavo Jarvi
, and looks at a new book on the life of George Frideric
Handel. Repeated from yesterday 5.45pm
Semper Dolens lain Burnside focuses on one of the first great English songwriters, John Dowland. Producer Adam Gatehouse
"Music, Nothing but music ...
In the second of his monthly series trawling the depths of British musical history, Roderick Swanston comes up with treasures from the Eton Choirbook and discovers why the Dutch humanist Erasmus was so jealous of what went on in English churches:
" ... they have so much music in England that the monks attend to nothing else ... they fancy they can please God by gurgling in their throats."
Producer Antony Pitts
Christian Tetzlaff (violin) Cleveland Orchestra, conductor
Christoph von Dohnanyi
Bach, orch Webem Ricercar a 6 (The Musical Offering) Stravinsky Violin Concerto Mahler
Symphony No 1 in D
Piers Lane (piano)
Chopin 12 Studies, Op 25 Rpt
BBC National Orchestra of Wales conductor Tadaaki Otaka
Delia Jones (mezzo) Artur Pizarro (piano) Berlioz Overture: Le
Concerto No 3 in D minor
Rhian Samuel Clytemnestra (BBC commission, first performance)
Respighl Pini di Roma
Concert given in St David 's Hall, Cardiff, sponsored by Schroder investment Management
Richard Coles investigates the life and work of Louis
MacNeice, poet, playwright and radio producer, in the light of a major new biography by Jon Stallworthy. Plus the critical response to Michael Tippett 's opera
King Priam, newly revived at the Coliseum, London. Producer Jerome Weatherald
with Michael Collins
Haydn String Quartet in D minor, Op 42 Mozart
Clarinet Quintet in A (K581) Last Monday's BBC Lunchtime Concert
by Sophie Treadwell , the third play in this season. Sophie Treadwell was a prolific and controversial writer whose feminist themes and innovative dramatisation brought expressionist theatre powerfully back to life.
Machinal is loosely based on the sensational murder trial of Ruth Snyder and Judd Gray , and is a stinging indictment of a world which oppresses women.
Featuring most of the cast from the National Theatre production, including Fiona Shaw as the Young
Woman, John Woodvine as George H Jones and Ciaren Hinds as the Man.
Other parts played by members of the cast
Music by Stephen Warbeck
A Catherine Bailey production
Just over a week ago, the Dutch street band Orkest de Volharding gave a concert in Amsterdam's
Ijsbreker Hall. On the bill was a new BBC commission by Martin Butler as well as several other new works from America and the Netherlands. Christopher Fox was there to sample the atmosphere, hear the performance and talk to some of the composers.
Martin Butler Hootenanny (BBC commission, first performance)
Huub de Vrlend Blues and new works by Evan Zlporyn
Karsten Fundal and Henk van der Meulen.
Presented by Brian Wright. Judith Howarth (soprano) Jean Rigby (mezzo)
David Wilson-Johnson (bar) Huddersfield Choral Society BBC Philharmonic, conducted by Jane Glover Dvorak Te Deum
Verdi Te Deum
Walton Coronation Te Deum
Elgar The Music Makers Producer Gautam Rangarajan