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
With Fiona Talkington.
Sandy Burnett and guest preview the Radio 3 week.
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
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
Repeated from yesterday 6pm
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
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)
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
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)
See also Wednesday 4pm and BBC Radio 4 daily 10am (
The Rose Consort of Viols perform music by Holborne, Ferrabosco, Coprario, Alberti and Byrd.
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
Songs to texts by Heine, performed by Ian Bostridge (tenor) and Julius Drake (piano)
Last Monday's BBC Lunchtime Concert
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.
Music by Anthea Gomez performed by Colin Crabbe. Linda Rhodes , Martha Ann Brooks , David Howies , Audrey Douglas and the composer
Director Sue Wilson Repeat
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
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.
Building a Library
Revised repeat from yesterday 9am
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