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(1824-1884) Allegro - Youth
"Romantic mood, inexpressible longing...."
Paul Kildea begins with an excerpt from Smetana's first string quartet
(1876) and compares the composer's recollection of his youth as described in the work's programme with the stark reality.
String Quartet No 1 in E minor (From My Life, 1st mvt) Amadeus Quartet
Jesu, Meine Freude , Lobet Herrn !
BBC Singers, conductor Ronald Corp Tabor (Ma Vlast)
Vienna Philharmonic, conductor James Levine
Longing (Characteristic Pieces, Op 6) Peter Schmalfuss (piano) Richard III
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Rafael Kubelik
Liebchen's Blick; Lebewohl!
Mark Milhofer (tenor), Paul Kildea (piano) Producer Paul Kildea
Repeated next Monday 11.30pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Kildea
Unknown:
Meine Freude
Unknown:
Lobet Herrn
Conductor:
Ronald Corp
Conductor:
James Levine
Piano:
Peter Schmalfuss
Conductor:
Rafael Kubelik
Tenor:
Mark Milhofer
Piano:
Paul Kildea
Producer:
Paul Kildea

From St John's, Smith Square, London, the opening concert of the 1996/7 season. The King's Singers
Lassus Musica Dei Donum Optimi Berio Cries of London
Lassus Ad Te Levavi
McCabe Scenes in America Deserta
Willaert Ave Virgo Producer Misha Donat
Repeated next Sunday 6.30pm

Contributors

Producer:
Misha Donat

The fourth of five programmes taking an affectionate look at Choral Evensong, which has been broadcast weekly by the BBC since 7 October, 1926.
Next programme Thursday 3.00pm. Choral Evensong is broadcast Wednesdays at
4.00pm, repeated Thursdays 1.00am

Although the violin is still considered to be a rarity in the field of jazz, it has made a contribution to every generation, from the days of minstrels to the 1990s. Russell Davies reflects on the history of the jazzin' violin. 1: Ragging the Scale
The violin played an important part in the early ragtime orchestras that predated jazz. The first great violin soloist established himself - Joe Venuti.
Producer David Perry

Contributors

Unknown:
Russell Davies
Unknown:
Joe Venuti.
Producer:
David Perry

This week, Tommy Pearson explores some of the many ways in which musical instruments are used across different cultures of the world.
1: Drums
Producer Christina Pritchard

Contributors

Unknown:
Tommy Pearson
Producer:
Christina Pritchard

With Natalie Wheen , including York Bowen Toccata, Op 155 Stephen Hough (piano)
6.03 Bach Prelude and Fugue in F ("48", Bk 1)
Keith Jarrett (piano)
Keith Jarrett Violin Sonata (1st mvt, "Celebration
Michelle Makarski (violin), The Composer (piano)
6.40 Percy Grainger Shallow Brown Monteverdi Choir ,
English Country Gardiner Orchestra, conductor John Eliot Gardiner
Producer Verity Sharp
E-MAIL: intune@bh.bbc.co.uk
GERHARD CENTENARY

Contributors

Unknown:
Natalie Wheen
Unknown:
York Bowen
Piano:
Stephen Hough
Piano:
Keith Jarrett
Violin:
Keith Jarrett
Violin:
Michelle Makarski
Piano:
Percy Grainger
Unknown:
Monteverdi Choir
Conductor:
John Eliot Gardiner
Producer:
Verity Sharp

Frank Braley (piano),
Tenerife Symphony Orchestra, conductor Victor Pablo Perez
Gerhard Symphony No 3: Pedrillana Ravel Piano Concerto in G; Suite: Mother Goose
A concert given last week at the Queen Elizabeth Hall , London
THE THIRD AT 50

Contributors

Piano:
Frank Braley
Conductor:
Victor Pablo Perez
Unknown:
Elizabeth Hall

1: Mining the Ivory Tower: Essays and Criticism
EM Forster, Frank Kermode and VS
Pritchett were just three of the regular critics on the Third Programme in the early days. John Carey uses excerpts from their broadcasts to explore the relationship between the Third Programme and the intellectual. Producer Kate Whitehead

Contributors

Unknown:
Frank Kermode
Unknown:
John Carey
Producer:
Kate Whitehead

Penny Gore introduces a recital by the Joachim Trio.
Haydn Piano Trio in A, H XV 35
Dvorak Piano Trio in E minor, Op 90 (Dumky)
Producer Nigel Wilkinson
Repeated tomorrow 2.25pm

Contributors

Introduces:
Penny Gore
Producer:
Nigel Wilkinson

An anthology of poems by writers new to radio written specially for the medium.
Four short pieces by John Gallus Flymowing by Graham Mort Yoghurt by John Gallus
A Glass Case by Jane Draycott and Elisabeth James
Homecoming by Patricia Bishop
My Grandmother , Myself by Gillian Allnutt
Lost Property Found by Charlotte Cory Producer Susan Roberts

Contributors

Unknown:
John Gallus
Unknown:
Graham Mort
Unknown:
John Gallus
Unknown:
Jane Draycott
Unknown:
Elisabeth James
Unknown:
Patricia Bishop
Unknown:
My Grandmother
Unknown:
Charlotte Cory
Producer:
Susan Roberts

With Donald Macleod.
1.00 Julian Rachlin (violin), Czech Philharmonic, conductor
Jiri Belohlavek Smetana From Bohemia's
Woods and Felds (Ma Vlast)
Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D Dvorak Symphony No 6 in D
3.00 Schools
3.00 Music Box 3.15 Something to
Think About 3.30 The Song Tree 3.45 Stories and Rhymes 3.55 Together Stories 4.10 Singing Together 4.30
Hopscotch 4.45 Scottish Resources 7-9
5.00 Sequence

Contributors

Unknown:
Donald MacLeod.
Violin:
Julian Rachlin
Conductor:
Jiri Belohlavek

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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