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Radio 3's Sunday sequence presented by Paul Guinery , who today includes a pair of major works by Delius.
7.03 Purcell Out of the deep I have called unto Thee (Z45)
7.10 Delius Requiem
7.45 Jenkins Lyra Consort in C (The Six Bells)
7.50 Purcell The Lord is
King, be the people never so impatient (Z53)
8.00 The Great
Thanksgiving
Two thousand years of music for the Eucharist.
Today, the Rev Alan Walker continues his exploration of Reformation and Reform and plays more music from the Renaissance.
8.40 Delius Life's Dance
Producer Piers Burton-Page

Contributors

Presented By:
Paul Guinery
Unknown:
Alan Walker
Producer:
Piers Burton-Page

George Lloyd
Overture: John Socman
9.09 Anon Istampita Ghaetta
9.19 Shostakovich
Ballet Suite No 3
9.41 Gossec
Symphony in D
9.51 Reizenstein
Variations on "The Lambeth
Walk"
10.05 Bach
Magnificat in D (BWV 243)
10.31 Schubert Ballet
Music No 1 (Rosamunde)
10.41
Francaix Cor anglais Quartet
10.56 Artist of the Week:
Malcolm Proud (harpsichord) Charles Wesley
Concerto in D minor, Op 2 No 1
11.10 Sebastian Aguilera de Heredia Ensalada
11.17 Ravel Daphnis et Chloe: Suite No 2
11.35 Composer of the Week:
Berlioz Aubade
11.48 Peteris Vasks
Cantabile for string orchestra
11.57 Dvorak
In Nature's Realm
Producer Edward Blakeman Discs

Contributors

Unknown:
George Lloyd
Unknown:
John Socman
Unknown:
Francaix Cor
Harpsichord:
Charles Wesley
Unknown:
Sebastian Aguilera
Unknown:
Ravel Daphnis
Unknown:
Peteris Vasks
Producer:
Edward Blakeman

Excess of Pleasure
In about 1670 the violinist
Nicola Matteis walked across Europe to London, where he bowled over audiences with his virtuosity. Over the following couple of decades Matteis lived well and had an enormous influence on the style and technique of English violin-playing. Jonathan Swain , with members of the Palladian
Ensemble and Andrew
Pinnock, explores Matteis's colourful British career.
Producer Gwen Hughes

Contributors

Violinist:
Nicola Matteis
Violin-Playing:
Jonathan Swain
Producer:
Gwen Hughes

Emanuel Ax (piano)
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen

Lutoslawski Symphony No 4
Mozart Piano Concerto No 20 in D minor (K466)
Sibelius Symphony No 2 in D

(Rpt)

Contributors

Musicians:
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor:
Esa-Pekka Salonen
Pianist:
Emanuel Ax

David Pountney , famed for his radical productions for the English National Opera, now takes on Twelfth Night. Richard Coles reports from Nottingham Playhouse on Shakespeare with the Pountney touch.
Producer Abigail Appleton

Contributors

Unknown:
David Pountney
Unknown:
Richard Coles
Producer:
Abigail Appleton

Britten Fanfare for St
Edmundsbury; Russian Funeral
Handel Three Duets (The Compleat Tutor for the French Horn)
Hugh Wood Funeral Music Thomas Simpson Galliarden ; Intraden: Canzonen (Opus newer Paduanen) Robert Simpson
Canzona for brass
Sigismund von Neukomm Divertimento for solo trumpet; A March for a brass band
Last Monday's BBC Lunchtime Concert
THE FURIES

Contributors

Horn:
Hugh Wood
Music:
Thomas Simpson Galliarden
Unknown:
Robert Simpson

by Caryl Churchill.
One of the most successful
British plays of the last ten years begins at a dinner party with a difference. Marlene, a modern, successful woman of the 1980s is entertaining five guests from the past:
Victorian traveller Isabella
Bird, 13th-century Japanese courtesan Lady Nijo, Dull Gret, a character from a Breughel painting, Pope Joan , and, arriving late,
Patient Griselda, Chaucer's obedient wife. All are remarkable women. All are long dead.
A World Service production

Contributors

Unknown:
Caryl Churchill.
Unknown:
Pope Joan
Marlene:
Lesley Manville
Dull Gret/Angie:
Lesley Sharp
Patient Griselda/Nell:
Anna Patrick
Lady Nijo/Win:
Sarah Lam
Waitress/Kit/Shona:
Beth Goddard
Joyce/Isabella Bird:
Deborah Hndlay
Pope Joan/Louise:
Cecily Hobbs

Witold Lutoslawski: In memoriam
Poland's senior composer died on 7 February 1994.
At the Warsaw Autumn that year, a number of leading international composers paid musical tributes to his memory. Among them, Toru Takemrtsu ,
Per Norgard , Gyorgy Kurtag and Ame Nordheim.
Introduced by Adrian Thomas and John Casken.

Contributors

Unknown:
Toru Takemrtsu
Unknown:
Per Norgard
Unknown:
Gyorgy Kurtag
Introduced By:
Adrian Thomas
Introduced By:
John Casken.

Fifty years ago today the Allies bombed Dresden.
Four years before that the Germans bombed Coventry, destroying the 14th-century cathedral. Brian Wright introduces two pieces written in response to these tragedies.
Strauss Metamorphosen Berlin Philharmonic
Orchestra, conductor
Herbert von Karajan Britten War Requiem
Faye Robinson (soprano) Martyn Hill (tenor)
Bryn Terfel (baritone) Boys of Winchester Cathedral Choir
London Philharmonic Choir
BBC Welsh Chorus
BBC National Orchestra of Wales/Richard Hickox
Producer Gautam Rangarajan

Contributors

Introduces:
Brian Wright
Conductor:
Herbert von Karajan
Soprano:
Faye Robinson
Tenor:
Martyn Hill
Baritone:
Bryn Terfel
Producer:
Gautam Rangarajan

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