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with Catriona Young.
7.05 Augusta Holmes Overture for a Comedy
7.35 Glinka Kamarinskaya
7.45 Vitali Ciaccona
8.05 Elgar Four Dances
8.25 Purcell Portfolio:
Purcell A selection of songs
8.35 Dohnanyl Variations on a Nursery Song, Op 25 Discs

Contributors

Unknown:
Catriona Young.
Unknown:
Glinka Kamarinskaya
Unknown:
Vitali Ciaccona

Yan Pascal Tortelier introduces a programme with Shakespearean connections. 0 Shakespeare!; Chanson de brigands (Lelio)
Jean Topart (narrator)
Jean van Gorp (baritone) French Radio Chorus and Orchestra/Jean Martinon Overture: Le Roi Lear
Scottish National Orchestra/ Alexander Gibson
La Mort d'Ophelie (Tristia) Lyons National Orchestra Chorus/Bernard Tetu Queen Mab Scherzo (Romeo et Juliette)
BBC Philharmonic, conductor
Yan Pascal Tortelier
Le More est en fuite;
Sicilienne: Dieu! Que viensje d'entendre; Enseigne; L'Amour est un flambeau
(Beatrice et Benedict)
Susan Graham (soprano) Lyons Opera Chorus and Orchestra/John Nelson

Contributors

Narrator:
Jean Topart
Baritone:
Jean van Gorp

with Susan Sharpe , including
Faure/Messager Souvenirs de Bayreuth
10.10 Handel Sonata in A,
Op 1 No 3
10.15 Elizabeth Maconchy Symphony for double string orchestra
10.40 Wieniawski Legende in G minor, Op 17
10.45 Palestrina Missa
Dum complerentur
11.20 Rossini Duetto
11.35 Schubert Fantasy in F minor (D940)
Producer Chris de Souza
Discs REQUESTS: Midweek Choice,
BBC Radio 3, London W1A 1AA ANSERWPHONE: [number removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Susan Sharpe
Unknown:
Handel Sonata
Unknown:
Elizabeth MacOnchy
Unknown:
Wieniawski Legende
Unknown:
Palestrina Missa
Unknown:
Rossini Duetto
Producer:
Chris de Souza

from the Wigmore Hall, London.
Joan Rodgers (soprano) Roger Vignoles (piano) Wolf Italienisches
Liederbuch (excerpts)
Rachmaninov Oh, never sing to me again; Lilacs;
Daisies; The Pied Piper; Do not believe, my friend
Strauss Einerlei; Allerseelen; Schlechtes Wetter; Die
Georgine; Muttertandelei

Contributors

Soprano:
Joan Rodgers
Piano:
Roger Vignoles

from Ely Cathedral. Featuring a verse anthem by Henry Purcell with string accompaniment, as part of a series marking the tercentenary of the composer's death.
Introit: Sing 0 heavens (Amner)
Responses: Amner, Smith Psalms 11, 12 (Purcell) First lesson: Jeremiah 2, w 14-32
Office hymn: Most holy Lord and God of Heaven
(plainsong)
Canticles: Verse Service
(Amner)
Second lesson: John 1, w35-end
Anthem: I will give thanks unto thee, 0 Lord (Purcell) Hymn: 0 worship the King, all glorious above (Hanover) Organ voluntary: Voluntary in G (Z720) (Purcell)
Director of music Paul Trepte Assistant organist David Price
Performance supported by the Arts Council of Great Britain

Contributors

Unknown:
Henry Purcell
Music:
Paul Trepte

The Ability to Swing There's a lot more to becoming the next Ella Fitzgerald than draping yourself over a piano and crooning into a microphone, as Sarah-Jane Morris hears from the Wavendon jazz summer course.

Contributors

Unknown:
Ella Fitzgerald
Unknown:
Sarah-Jane Morris

I from the Barbican
Hall, London.
Nigel Robson (tenor) London Sinfonietta, conductor Elgar Howarth Tippett Songs for
Dov Steve Martland American
Invention
8.30 I Am All Imagination An exploration of colours, shapes, energies and the alchemy that makes the music unmistakably Tippett: a conversation with Michael
Tippett and his colleagues including
Harrison Birtwistle , Steve Martland , Mark Anthony Turnage and Julian Phillips.
8.50 Tippett Concerto for Orchestra

Contributors

Conductor:
Elgar Howarth
Unknown:
Dov Steve Martland
Unknown:
Harrison Birtwistle
Unknown:
Steve Martland
Unknown:
Mark Anthony Turnage
Unknown:
Julian Phillips.

John Dobson 's 35 years at Covent Garden
The versatile character singer talks to Lynda Powell. 3: "Of course, there's a geography that the producer gives you, but inside that you have to have reasons for why you go where you're going, and I strive to supply these in my own mind. If you do that, then you do end up in the right place and in the light." Next progamme tomorrow 9.30pm

Contributors

Unknown:
John Dobson
Unknown:
Lynda Powell.

Laurence Dreyfus presents three trios by Telemann played on period instruments by Phantasm: Peter Holtslag (transverse flute), Catherine Mackintosh (violin), Ketil Haugsand (harpsichord), Laurence Dreyfus (viola da gamba)
Trios: No 10 in B minor; No 9 in G; No 12 in E minor A Floating Earth production

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Holtslag
Flute:
Catherine MacKintosh
Violin:
Ketil Haugsand
Harpsichord:
Laurence Dreyfus

The painter
Willem de Kooning , now aged 90, is about to enjoy the most extensive show of his work ever seen in Britain. Lisa
Jardine investigates.
Producer Jerome Weatherald

Contributors

Unknown:
Willem de Kooning
Producer:
Jerome Weatherald

Introduced by Jill Anderson. Mayumi Seiler (violin)
Caroline Palmer (piano) Smetana
From the Homeland
Janacek Violin Sonata
Schubert Fantasy in C (D934) Repeated tomorrow 12 noon

Contributors

Introduced By:
Jill Anderson.
Violin:
Mayumi Seiler
Piano:
Caroline Palmer

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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