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With Penny Gore. Bizet Suite: Roma
Toulouse Capitole Orchestra, conductor Michel Plasson
7.05 Michael Haydn Symphony in F, P30
Deutsche Kammerakademie Neuss, conductor Johannes Goritzki
7.16 Quitter Seven Elizabethan Lyrics John Mark Ainsley (tenor), Malcolm Martineau (piano)
7.32 William Croft Suite:
The Twin Rivals
Parley of Instruments, directors Roy Goodman and Peter Holman
8.05 Berlioz Rêverie et Caprice, Op 8 Josef Suk (violin),
Prague Symphony Orchestra, conductor Vaclav Smetacek
8.20 Bach Cantata No 150:
Nach Dir , Herr, Verlanget Mich Amsterdam Baroque Choir and Orchestra, director Ton Koopman

Contributors

Conductor:
Michel Plasson
Conductor:
Michael Haydn Symphony
Conductor:
Johannes Goritzki
Tenor:
John Mark Ainsley
Piano:
Malcolm Martineau
Piano:
William Croft
Directors:
Roy Goodman
Directors:
Peter Holman
Violin:
Josef Suk
Conductor:
Vaclav Smetacek
Unknown:
Nach Dir
Director:
Ton Koopman

Catriona Young begins a cycle of the Tchaikovsky symphonies.
Zavateri Violin Concerto in E,
Op 1 No 5
Freiburg Baroque Orchestra, director Gottfried van der Goltz (violin)
9.07 Verdi Ave Maria (Four Sacred Pieces)
Monteverdi Choir, Orchestre
Révolutionnaire et Romantique, conductor John Eliot Gardiner
9.13 Tchaikovsky Symphony No 1 in G minor (Winter Daydreams) Oslo Philharmonic, conductor Mariss Jansons
Discs

Contributors

Unknown:
Catriona Young
Conductor:
John Eliot Gardiner
Conductor:
Mariss Jansons

With Edward Blakeman.
Anon Cele M'a Tolu la Vie
Ensemble Gilles Binchois , director Dominique Vellard
10.05 Artist of the Week:
Yvonne Loriod (piano)
Mozart Fantasia in C minor, K475 Debussy Etudes Nos 1-3
10.30 Sibelius Lemminkainen and the Maidens of Saari (Legends)
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, conductor Neeme Jarvi
10.45 Ravel, arr Jones Le Tombeau de Couperin
Chausson Chanson Perpetuelle
Sally Burgess (mezzo), John Lenehan (piano), Haffner Ensemble
11.17 Messiaen Concert a Quatre Catherine Cantin (flute), Heinz Holliger (oboe), Yvonne Loriod (piano), Mstislav Rostropovich (cello), Paris Bastille Orchestra, conductor Myung-Whun Chung
11.45 Mozart Symphony No 1 in E flat, K16
Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra. conductor Mark Wigglesworth
Producer Edward Blakeman

Contributors

Unknown:
Edward Blakeman.
Unknown:
Gilles Binchois
Artist:
Dominique Vellard
Piano:
Yvonne Loriod
Unknown:
Sibelius Lemminkainen
Piano:
John Lenehan
Flute:
Catherine Cantin
Flute:
Heinz Holliger
Oboe:
Yvonne Loriod
Piano:
Mstislav Rostropovich
Conductor:
Myung-Whun Chung
Conductor:
Mark Wigglesworth
Producer:
Edward Blakeman

(1918-90)
In 1953, Bernstein declared that the Broadway show was "what I feel I write best, what I ought to do and what I most enjoy". This week, from
New York, Bernstein biographer Humphrey Burton introduces highlights from Bernstein's music for Broadway. Today's programme includes excerpts from the Jerome Robbins ballet Fancy Free (1944), the musical On the Town (1944), and JM Barrie's play Peter Pan (1950), for which Bernstein wrote the songs. Contributors include Betty Comden and Adolph Green, Bernstein's collaborators and lifelong friends. Producer Fiona Shelmerdine
Repeated next Monday 11.30pm

Contributors

Introduces:
Humphrey Burton
Unknown:
Jerome Robbins
Unknown:
Peter Pan
Unknown:
Betty Comden
Producer:
Fiona Shelmerdine

The second of four programmes in which Jeremy Nicholas explores Chopin compositions which have been reworked by others. Today's programme concludes with Saint-
Saens's two-piano version of the Piano Sonata No 2 in B flat minor, Op 35. Next programme Friday 1.00pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Jeremy Nicholas

Russell Davies explores the recording career of Lester Young , the great tenor saxophonist whose nimble, poetic style pointed the way for the bebop revolution. 2: Doggin' Around
As Young's career with the Basie Big Band developed, he enjoyed a series of musical duels with fellow tenor player Herschel Evans. Repeat

Contributors

Unknown:
Russell Davies
Unknown:
Lester Young
Unknown:
Herschel Evans.

Music for the Next Millennium
As composers manipulate digital technology to create whatever sound they desire, Sue Nelson examines how music might be redefined in the future. Duncan Forbes and Charlie
May of Spooky and composer Kaffe Matthews believe any sound can make music, but where does that leave classical musicians?
Producer Barbara Schofield

Contributors

Unknown:
Sue Nelson
Unknown:
Duncan Forbes
Unknown:
Kaffe Matthews
Producer:
Barbara Schofield

Another chance to hear
Michael Berkeley interview playwright
David Hare , whose West End and Broadway successes include Racing Demon, Plenty, and Skylight - the tenth play by Hare to be premiered at the Royal National Theatre. First broadcast in January last year, Hare's scathing comments about opera caused widespread controversy. His choice of music includes Beethoven's
Symphony No 7, Berlioz's La Morte de Cleopatre, and film music by Miles Davis and Mike Figgis. Repeat

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Berkeley
Unknown:
David Hare
Music By:
Miles Davis
Music By:
Mike Figgis.

A programme of festive music from 17th-century Germany, given earlier this month in the Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford, by the Academy of Ancient Music, director Paul Goodwin.

Schmeizer Pastorale
Schutz Trosstet, Trosstet Mein Volk; Sei Gegrusset, Maria Gabrieli Canzona a 8 No 11
Schutz Magnificat Anima Mea Dominum
Weckmann Sonata a 4 Schutz Joseph, Du Sohn David; Hodie Christus Natus Est
Arbeau Carol
Schutz O Jesu Nomen Dulce; Ein Kind ist Uns Geboren
Gabrieli Canzona a 8 No 12
Schmelzer Sonata a 3 (Pastorale)
Schutz Der Engel Sprach zu den Hirten
Gabrieli Canzona a 7 No 7
Schutz Allein Gott in der Hoh Sei Ehr
Theile Sonata a 4
Schutz Das Wort Ward Fleisch
Praetorius In Dulci Jubilo
Schutz Verbum Caro Factum Est
F Usper Sonata a 8
Schutz Alleluia! Lobet den Herren

Contributors

Musicians:
The Academy of Ancient Music
Musical Director:
Paul Goodwin

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Conductor Tan Dun ,
Valdine Anderson (soprano)
Tan Dun Death and Fire - Dialogue with Paul Klee
Chou Wen-Chung Landscapes Varese Offrandes

Contributors

Conductor:
Tan Dun
Soprano:
Valdine Anderson
Soprano:
Tan Dun
Unknown:
Paul Klee

Penny Gore introduces a recital by Marianne Thorsen (violin) and Julian Milford (piano).
Mozart Six Variations on "Helas, J'ai Perdu Mon Amant", K360
Beethoven Violin Sonata in A, Op 47 (Kreutzer)
Repeated tomorrow 2.30pm

Contributors

Introduces:
Penny Gore
Violin:
Marianne Thorsen
Piano:
Julian Milford

Mark Russell and Robert Sandall meet New York avant-garde vocalist/composer Shelley Hirsch , who gives a studio performance of an extended piece called States. Producer Philip Tagney

Contributors

Unknown:
Mark Russell
Unknown:
Robert Sandall
Unknown:
Shelley Hirsch
Producer:
Philip Tagney

With Donald Macleod.
1.00 Juliane Banse (soprano), Ingeborg Danz (mezzo),
Herbert Lippert (tenor), Franz Hawlata (bass), Bamberg Symphony Chorus and Orchestra/Horst Stein Bruckner Te Deum; Symphony No 9 in D minor
2.30 Members of the Saarbriicken RSO/KonstantiaGourzi.
Music by Kurtag and Gourzi
3.30 Spanish Music in Goya's Time Songs by Manuel Garcia and his contemporaries. Maria Aragon
(mezzo), Gerardo Arriaga (guitar)
5.00 Sequence

Contributors

Unknown:
Donald MacLeod.
Soprano:
Juliane Banse
Soprano:
Ingeborg Danz
Tenor:
Herbert Lippert
Tenor:
Franz Hawlata
Songs By:
Manuel Garcia

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