With Fiona Talkington.
Hummel Bassoon Concerto in 7.03 Dukas Polyeucte
7.40 Finzi It was a lover and his lass (Let Us Garlands Bring)
8.03 Vivaldi Concerto in C,
Op 4 No 7 (La Stravaganza)
8.32 Sullivan Incidental music: The Merchant of Venice
With Fiona Talkington.
Turina La Procesion del
Mexico State PO, conductor Enrique Batiz
9.08 Schubert String Quartet No 8 in B flat (D112)
9.34 Grieg Holberg Suite Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
9.54 Cherkassky Encore:
Godowsky Waltz-Poem No 4 Shura Cherkassky (piano) Discs
With Piers Burton-Page . Artist of the Week:
Janet Baker (mezzo)
Vaughan Williams The Call Martin Isepp (piano)
10.03 Auber Overture: Le
Janet Baker (mezzo) Halle Orchestra, conductor John Barbirolli
10.39 Sallinen String Quartet No 3
10.52 Four Swedish songs BBC Singers, conductor Stefan Parkman
11.04 Shostakovich Cello
Concerto No 2
Truis Mork (cello)
BBC SO/Paavo Jarvi
Frijhlingsstimmen Piers Lane (piano)
11.50 Brahms 0 Tod, wie bitter bist du, Op 121 No3 Janet Baker (mezzo) Andre Previn (piano)
With Edward Blakeman.
3: Winds of Change
Massenet La Navarraise
(Act 2, finale)
Lucia Popp (soprano) Alain Vanzo (tenor)
Gerard Souzay (baritone) LSO, conductor
Antonio de Almeida Massenet Werther
Jose Carreras (tenor) Frederica von Stade
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Colin Davis
Delibes Coppelia (Act 2) Suisse Romande
Delibes Les Norwegiennes ; Les Nymphes des bois Jeremy Filsell (piano) BBC Singers conductor Jeremy Backhouse
With Susan Sharpe.
1.00 Concert Hall j From the Wigmore
Lorna Anderson (soprano) London Baroque, director Charles Medlam
Handel Trio Sonata in D, Op 5 No 2; Salve regina; Trio Sonata in G minor (HWV 393) (Dresden No 2);
Italian Cantata No 22: Tu fedel? Tu costante?
Together 2.20 Time and Tune 2.40 Drama Workshop
3.00 Midweek Choice:
(0171) [number removed]
With Susan Sharpe. Ring in by lunchtime for a chance to hear your request today. Including
Handel Suite in A (HWV 426)
Thurston Dart (organ)
Delius Violin Sonata No 3
Albert Sammons (violin) Kathleen Long (piano)
Producer Susan Kenyon Discs WRITTEN REQUESTS:
Midweek Choice. BBC Radio 3. Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA
Fax: (0171) [number removed]
4.00 Choral Evensong I From SS Andrew and Peter Church in Blofield, Norfolk, as part of the Religion Comes East week, sung by the Choir of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge.
Introit: Have mercy on us, 0 Lord (Copland)
Responses (Morley) Psalm 74 (Tranchell)
First Lesson: Jeremiah 20, w 7-end
Canticles: The Great
Second Lesson: John 8, w 12-20
Anthem: Dilectus meus mihi (Grier)
Hymn: Enthrone thy God (St Botolph)
Organ Voluntary: Voluntary (Tomkins)
Director of music Geoffrey Webber. Organ scholars Christopher Monks and Andrew Arthur.
Is there such a thing as the Nashville sound? Sarah Walker sets out to find a noise and what it sounds like with the help of record producers Tony Brown and Paul Worley.
With Jeremy Nicholas , including
6.03 Casals Song of the Birds
6.28 Goldmark Violin
Concerto No I in A minor
Producer Andrew Mussett
Three masterpieces by three generations of composers all working in the 1950s, and each demonstrating a preoccupation with an essential musical element: rhythm; time and colour: and sound in space. City of Birmingham
Symphony Orchestra, conductors Simon Rattle , John Carewe and Daniel Harding
Stockhausen Gruppen See also Friday 7.30pm
A five-part drama-documentary by Nigel Kneale, mixing interview, archive and adventure.
In the real world, Burgess and MacLean defect, trailing their secrets behind them.
Meanwhile, Quatermass confronts the horrible secret behind a mysterious fenced-off village.
For cast see Monday
Haydn String Quartet in B flat, Op 71 No 1 Ades Arcadiana
Beethoven String Quartet in E flat, Op 127 Rpt
Do books cause revolutions? Historian
Robert Darnton initiates
Christopher Cook into the forbidden philosophical pornography and Utopian fantasy that topped the bestseller lists of pre-revolutionary France. Producer Abigail Appleton
Body Language lain Burnside presents an anatomy lesson in songs, ranging from Brahms to the Beatles, Poulenc to Piaf and Wolf to Fats Waller. Rpt