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With Fiona Talkington.
Taverner In Nomine Fretwork
7.06 Mendelssohn Hear My Prayer Greta de Reyghere (soprano), Choir of La Chapelle Royale de Paris,
Ghent Collegium Vocale, Johan Huys (organ), director Philippe Herreweghe
7.18 Haydn Adagio in F, H XVII 9 Alfred Brendel (piano)
7.24 Martinu Primrose
Kuhn Female Chorus, Petr Messiereur
(violin), Stanislav Bogunia (piano), conductor Frantisek Jilek
7.32 Trad Armenian Folk Dance
Martitch Mahossian (duduk solo),
Razmik Ariutunian (duduk dam/dool)
7.35 Bach Church Cantatas:
Bach Cantata No 129: Gelobet Sei der Herr, Mein Gott
Edith Mathis (soprano), Anna Reynolds (mezzo), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (bass), Munich Bach Choir and Orchestra, conductor Karl Richter
8.00 By the Waters of Babylon
2: The Rev Alan Walker continues his nine-part exploration of the story of exile with the Armenian Apostolic community, who keep their musical and liturgical traditions alive in a quiet part of south Kensington, London.
8.12 Khachaturlan Suite: Masquerade BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Takuo Yuasa
8.33 Torrejon y Velasco A Este Sol Peregrino Dana Hanchard and Anna Azema (sopranos), Derek Lee Ragin (countertenor), Daniel McCabe (baritone), Boston Camerata, conductor Joel Cohen
8.39 Ravel Menuet Antique Philippe Entremont (piano)
8.45 Trad American Steal Away to Jesus Willard White (bass), Graeme McNaught (piano)
Great Day Jessye Norman (soprano), Dalton Baldwin (piano)
Producers Vicky Whitaker and Antony Pitts

Contributors

Unknown:
Fiona Talkington.
Unknown:
Johan Huys
Director:
Philippe Herreweghe
Piano:
Alfred Brendel
Piano:
Martinu Primrose
Violin:
Stanislav Bogunia
Conductor:
Frantisek Jilek
Unknown:
Martitch Mahossian
Unknown:
Razmik Ariutunian
Unknown:
Gelobet Sei
Unknown:
Mein Gott
Soprano:
Edith Mathis
Soprano:
Anna Reynolds
Bass:
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
Conductor:
Karl Richter
Unknown:
Alan Walker
Conductor:
Takuo Yuasa
Unknown:
Este Sol
Unknown:
Peregrino Dana Hanchard
Sopranos:
Anna Azema
Sopranos:
Derek Lee Ragin
Baritone:
Daniel McCabe
Conductor:
Joel Cohen
Piano:
Philippe Entremont
Piano:
Graeme McNaught
Soprano:
Jessye Norman
Piano:
Dalton Baldwin
Producers:
Vicky Whitaker
Producers:
Antony Pitts

From the foyer of Manchester's Bridgewater
Hall. The Nemo Brass Quintet play music by Sousa, Grainger, Ives and Bernstein, and the BBC Singers' selection includes the Choral Dances from Britten's Gloriana and a Frankenstein mini-musical by Paul Patterson. The CD selection includes:
Bach, transcr Stokowski Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV565 BBC Philharmonic, conductor Matthias Bamert
Saint-Saens Danse Macabre
Scottish National Orchestra, conductor Alexander Gibson
Eigar Introduction and Allegro
Allegri Quartet, Sinfonia of London, conductor John Barbirolli
Chopin Introduction and Variations on the German National Air "Die
Schweizerbub"
Nikolai Demidenko (piano)
Walton Suite: Façade (excerpts) City of Birmingham Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Louis Fremaux Tchaikovsky Marche Slave
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, conductor Neeme Jarvi
Producer Piers Burton-Page E-MAIL:bksm@bbc. co.uk

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Patterson.
Unknown:
Stokowski Toccata
Conductor:
Matthias Bamert
Conductor:
Saint-Saens Danse
Conductor:
Alexander Gibson
Conductor:
John Barbirolli
Piano:
Nikolai Demidenko
Conductor:
Louis Fremaux

Schubert's Water Music. Water imagery flows through many of Schubert's songs. Gordon Stewart presents a selection sung by Karl Erb , Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau , Richard Jackson ,
Elisabeth Schumann and Irmgard Seefried. Producer Peter Tanner

Contributors

Songs:
Gordon Stewart
Sung By:
Karl Erb
Sung By:
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
Sung By:
Richard Jackson
Sung By:
Elisabeth Schumann
Sung By:
Irmgard Seefried.
Producer:
Peter Tanner

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Conductor Mariss Jansons ,
Howard Shelley (piano)
Beethoven Overture: Egmont
Mozart Piano Concerto No 22 in E flat, K482
Schubert Symphony No 9 in C (Great)

Contributors

Conductor:
Mariss Jansons
Piano:
Howard Shelley

Music from Dance. The fourth of five monthly programmes on dance and music. The development of instrumental music since the Baroque period has been strongly influenced by dance forms. Jeremy Barlow and George Pratt discuss and illustrate this theme, with music by Robert Johnson , Matthew Locke , Beethoven and Elgar.
Producer Kate Bolton
Repeated Tuesday 4pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Jeremy Barlow
Unknown:
George Pratt
Music By:
Robert Johnson
Music By:
Matthew Locke
Producer:
Kate Bolton

From Westminster Cathedral. The first of two liturgies on Radio 3 in thanksgiving for the life and mission of St Augustine, who came to England from Rome in the year 597.
Introit: Exaltabo Te, Domine (Palestrina)
Hymn: Vir Celse , Forma Fulgida (plainsong)
Psalms 112 and 145 Canticle: Ephesians 1, vv 3-10 (plainsong)
Magnificat Octavi Toni (Tallis)
Motet: Jubilate Dec Omnis Terra (Gabrieli)
Organ Voluntary: Chorale Fantasia on "O God Our Help" (Parry)

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Contributors

Master of the Music:
James O'Donnell
Organist:
Andrew Reid.

Mahatma Gandhi and Rabindranath Tagore were, between them, the heart and mind of India in the struggle for independence. Tagore, the poet and thinker, dubbed Gandhi Mahatma or Great Soul, and Gandhi called
Tagore the Great Sentinel. However, despite their friendship, the two clashed publicly over the ways and means to a modern India. Jatinder
Verma explores their relationship, the vision they shared and how their respective legacies have survived 50 years of independence. Producer Mohit Bakaya

Contributors

Unknown:
Mahatma Gandhi
Unknown:
Rabindranath Tagore
Unknown:
Gandhi Mahatma
Producer:
Mohit Bakaya

By William Shakespeare.
Prospero creates a storm at sea and causes the ship bearing his enemies to be shipwrecked off southern
Ireland, where for 12 years he and his daughter Miranda have been exiled.
Singers:
Music by Anthea Gomez performed by Colin Crabbe. Linda Rhodes , Martha Ann Brooks , David Howies , Audrey Douglas and the composer
Director Sue Wilson Repeat

Contributors

Unknown:
William Shakespeare.
Music By:
Anthea Gomez
Unknown:
Colin Crabbe.
Unknown:
Linda Rhodes
Unknown:
Martha Ann Brooks
Unknown:
David Howies
Unknown:
Audrey Douglas
Director:
Sue Wilson
Prospero:
Ronald Pickup
Ariel:
Richard Derrington
Caliban:
Michael Siberry
Miranda:
Sarah Woodward
Ferdinand:
Roger May
Stephano:
Norman Rodway
Trinculo:
Philip Franks
Alonso:
Peter Jeffrey
Gonzalo:
Clifford Rose
Sebastian:
Bill Wallis
Antonio:
Keith Drinkel
Adrian:
Andrew Branch
Boatswain:
David Timson
Ariel:
Ashley Stafford
Iris:
Judith Harris
Juno:
Mary Lincoln
Ceres:
Mary Lincoln

Jeremy Summerly commemorates the bicentenary of Schubert's birth with a concert from the Palais des Beaux Arts, Brussels.
Schubert Gesang der Geister uber den Wassem; Mass in E flat, D950 - Marie-Noelle de Callatay (soprano), Martine Borst (mezzo), Robert Chafin and Jan Kobow (tenors), Cornelius Hauptmann (bass), Stuttgart Chamber Chorus, German Chamber Philharmonic, conductor Frieder Bernius

Contributors

Unknown:
Jeremy Summerly
Soprano:
Martine Borst
Tenor:
Robert Chafin
Tenor:
Jan Kobow
Bass:
Cornelius Hauptmann
Conductor:
Frieder Bernius
Producer:
Kate Bolton

Clark Rundell presents a concert of traditional Cuban music given earlier this evening at the Nia Centre in Hulme, Manchester. The six members of Vieja Trova Santiguera , playing percussion, double bass, and tres guitar, perform son, rumba, bolero and guaracha as originally intended.

Contributors

Unknown:
Clark Rundell
Unknown:
Vieja Trova Santiguera

With Donald Macleod.
1.15 Uszt The Legend of St Elizabeth
Budapest Chorus, Nyiregyhaza
Children's Chorus, Male Chorus of the Hungarian People's Army,
Hungarian State Orchestra/Arpad Joo
3.45 Pianist Vardan Mamikonian performs works by Chopin, including the Andante Spianato and Grande Polonaise in E flat, Op 22; 12
Etudes, Op 10; Polonaise in F sharp minor, Op 44; Etudes Op 25: Nos 1-3 and 5-12 5.00 Sequence

Contributors

Unknown:
Donald MacLeod.
Pianist:
Vardan Mamikonian
Unknown:
Grande Polonaise
Elizabeth:
Eva Marton (soprano)
Hermann:
Kolos Kovats (bass)

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