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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

Contributors

Unknown:
Fiona Talkington.
Unknown:
Dukas Polyeucte

Turina La Procesion del
Rocio
Mexico State PO, conductor Enrique Batiz
9.08 Schubert String Quartet No 8 in B flat (D112)
Busch Quartet
9.34 Grieg Holberg Suite Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
9.54 Cherkassky Encore:
Godowsky Waltz-Poem No 4 Shura Cherkassky (piano) Discs

Contributors

Conductor:
Enrique Batiz
Piano:
Shura Cherkassky

With Piers Burton-Page . Artist of the Week:
Janet Baker (mezzo)
Vaughan Williams The Call Martin Isepp (piano)
10.03 Auber Overture: Le
Domino noir
ECO/Richard Bonynge
10.11 Mahler
Kindertotenlieder
Janet Baker (mezzo) Halle Orchestra, conductor John Barbirolli
10.39 Sallinen String Quartet No 3
Sibelius Quartet
10.52 Four Swedish songs BBC Singers, conductor Stefan Parkman
11.04 Shostakovich Cello
Concerto No 2
Truis Mork (cello)
BBC SO/Paavo Jarvi
11.40 Friedmann
Frijhlingsstimmen Piers Lane (piano)
11.50 Brahms 0 Tod, wie bitter bist du, Op 121 No3 Janet Baker (mezzo) Andre Previn (piano)

Contributors

Artist:
Piers Burton-Page
Unknown:
Janet Baker
Unknown:
Vaughan Williams
Piano:
Martin Isepp
Unknown:
Janet Baker
Conductor:
John Barbirolli
Conductor:
Stefan Parkman
Piano:
Frijhlingsstimmen Piers Lane
Unknown:
Janet Baker
Piano:
Andre Previn

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
(excerpts)
Jose Carreras (tenor) Frederica von Stade
(mezzo)
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Colin Davis
Delibes Coppelia (Act 2) Suisse Romande
Orchestra, conductor
Richard Bonynge
Delibes Les Norwegiennes ; Les Nymphes des bois Jeremy Filsell (piano) BBC Singers conductor Jeremy Backhouse

Contributors

Unknown:
Edward Blakeman.
Soprano:
Lucia Popp
Tenor:
Alain Vanzo
Baritone:
Gerard Souzay
Conductor:
Richard Bonynge
Conductor:
Delibes Les Norwegiennes
Piano:
Jeremy Filsell
Conductor:
Jeremy Backhouse

With Susan Sharpe.
1.00 Concert Hall j From the Wigmore
Hall, London.
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?
(HWV 171)
2.00 Schools
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
Service (Byrd)
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.

Contributors

Unknown:
Susan Sharpe.
Director:
Charles Medlam
Unknown:
Susan Sharpe.
Unknown:
Handel Suite
Unknown:
Thurston Dart
Producer:
Susan Kenyon
Producer:
Peter Church
Music:
Geoffrey Webber.
Unknown:
Christopher Monks
Unknown:
Andrew Arthur.

With Jeremy Nicholas , including
Smetana Wallenstein's
Camp
6.03 Casals Song of the Birds
6.28 Goldmark Violin
Concerto No I in A minor
Producer Andrew Mussett

Contributors

Unknown:
Jeremy Nicholas
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
Stravinsky Agon
Messiaen Chronochromie
Stockhausen Gruppen See also Friday 7.30pm

Contributors

Conductors:
Simon Rattle
Conductors:
John Carewe
Unknown:
Messiaen Chronochromie
Unknown:
Stockhausen Gruppen

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

Contributors

Writer:
Nigel Kneale

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

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Darnton
Unknown:
Christopher Cook
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

Contributors

Unknown:
Fats Waller.

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