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With Penny Gore.
Sibelius String Quartet, Op 56 (Voces Intimae)
New Helsinki Quartet
7.05 Locatelli Concerto Grosso in F, Op 7 No 4
Concerto Koln
7.32 Lars-Erik Larsson Pastoral Suite
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen
7.47 Haydn Concerto in G for two liras, H Vllh 2
Vienna Haydn Sinfonietta, conductor Manfred Huss
8.05 Debussy Danse Sacree et Danse Profane
Osian Ellis (harp), Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner
8.31 Spohr Octet in E, Op 32 Gaudier Ensemble

Contributors

Presenter:
Penny Gore
Editor:
Andrew Lyle
Musicians:
New Helsinki Quartet
Musicians:
Concerto Koln
Musicians:
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Conductor:
Esa-Pekka Salonen
Musicians:
Vienna Haydn Sinfonietta
Conductor:
Manfred Huss
Harpist:
Osian Ellis
Musicians:
Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields
Conductor:
Neville Marriner
Musicians:
Gaudier Ensemble

With Peter Hobday.
Vaughan Williams English Folk Song Suite
Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner
9.11 Mozart Piano Sonata in D, K284
Mitsuko Uchida
9.37 Haydn Sinfonia Concertante in B flat, H 1105
David Reichenberg (oboe), Milan Turkovic (bassoon), Erich Hobarth (violin), Christophe Coin (cello), Vienna Concentus Musicus, conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Producer Tony Cheevers Discs

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Hobday.
Conductor:
Neville Marriner
Unknown:
Mitsuko Uchida
Oboe:
David Reichenberg
Bassoon:
Erich Hobarth
Violin:
Christophe Coin
Conductor:
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Producer:
Tony Cheevers

With Piers Burton-Page . Artist of the Week:
Leon Goossens (oboe)
Bach Sheep May Safely Graze (Cantata No 208)
George Crozier and Edward Walker (flutes), George Thalben-Ball (organ)
10.05 Nielsen Overture: Maskarade
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, conductor Neeme Jarvi
10.10 Leclair Première Recreation, Op 6 (mvts 1-3)
Collegium Musicum 90, director Simon Standage
10.23 Mozart Oboe Quartet in F, K370 Leon Goossens (oboe), Lener Quartet
10.39 Lyapunov Transcendental Study No 8 in F sharp minor (Epic Song) Louis Kentner (piano)
10.48 Dvorak, reconstr Ingman Octet-Serenade , Op 22 Harmonie Ensemble, director Steven Richman
11.16 Horovitz Endymion
BBC Singers/Jeremy Backhouse
11.31 Ennend Bonnal String Trio Pasquier Trio
11.52 Alan Richardson Scherzino
Leon Goossens (oboe), David Lloyd (piano)
Producer Piers Burton-Page

Contributors

Artist:
Piers Burton-Page
Oboe:
Leon Goossens
Unknown:
George Crozier
Flutes:
Edward Walker
Flutes:
George Thalben-Ball
Unknown:
Collegium Musicum
Director:
Simon Standage
Oboe:
Leon Goossens
Piano:
Louis Kentner
Unknown:
Ingman Octet-Serenade
Director:
Steven Richman
Unknown:
Alan Richardson Scherzino
Oboe:
Leon Goossens
Piano:
David Lloyd
Producer:
Piers Burton-Page

(1841-1904)
Presented by Susan Sharpe , with readings by David Holt. In 1884,
Dvorak arrived in England for his debut at the Royal Albert Hall. Greeted with great enthusiasm, he was hailed as the lion of London's concert season and returned home with English commissions and invitations.
Tui Nati Vulnerati (Stabat Mater) Prague Philharmonic Choir, Czech Philharmonic, conductor Jiri Belohlavek
Gypsy Melodies, Op 55: Nos 1 and 4 Gabriela Benackova (soprano), Rudolf Firkusny (piano)
Symphony No 7 in 0 minor Czech Philharmonic, conductor Jiri Belohlavek Producer Vicky Whitaker Discs
Repeated next Monday 11.30pm

Contributors

Presented By:
Susan Sharpe
Unknown:
David Holt.
Unknown:
Albert Hall.
Unknown:
Tui Nati Vulnerati
Conductor:
Jiri Belohlavek
Piano:
Rudolf Firkusny
Conductor:
Jiri Belohlavek
Producer:
Vicky Whitaker

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Conductor Mark Wigglesworth , Katarina Karneus (mezzo)
Mahler Lieder eines Fahrenden
Gesellen
Shostakovich Symphony No 7 (Leningrad)

Contributors

Conductor:
Mark Wigglesworth
Conductor:
Katarina Karneus

In the third of his four-part series on the life and work of jazz chanteuse Peggy Lee , Mel Hill analyses her unique vocal style and illustrates its flexibility in interpreting material ranging from Cole Porter to Lieber and Stoller.
Repeated Friday 12.30am

Contributors

Unknown:
Peggy Lee
Unknown:
Mel Hill
Unknown:
Cole Porter

Radio 3 Early Music Young Artists Showcase 1997
Chris de Souza introduces the last concert from this year's event. Ensemble Dumont and director
Peter Bennett perform music by the 17th-century French composer Henri Dumont.
Repeated from Thursday

Contributors

Introduces:
Chris de Souza
Director:
Peter Bennett
Unknown:
Henri Dumont.

Music for Spaces
The Resonating Room. The sound of hundreds of Tibetan voices echoing round a prayer chamber illustrates man's continuing fascination with resonant spaces. Composer Katharine Norman recorded one of her pieces in a tunnel under the River Thames.
Karlheinz Stockhausen describes how he created a performance sphere where the audience listened in mid-air. And the acoustics of Birmingham's new Symphony Hall can be changed at the flick of a switch. Producers Lizzie Jackson and Robert Worby WEB SITE: http://www.bbc.co. uk/music_machine/

Contributors

Unknown:
Katharine Norman
Unknown:
Karlheinz Stockhausen
Producers:
Lizzie Jackson
Producers:
Robert Worby

With Natalie Wheen , including Debussy Etudes (selection) Mitsuko Uchida
6.05 CPE Bach Symphony in E flat, Wql79 CPE Bach Chamber
Orchestra, conductor Hans Haenchen
6.40 Schoenberg Chamber Symphony No 2
South West German Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Michael Gielen Producer Andrew Lyle
E-MAIL: intune@bh.bbc.co.uk
SOUNDING THE CENTURY

Contributors

Unknown:
Natalie Wheen
Unknown:
Mitsuko Uchida
Conductor:
Hans Haenchen
Conductor:
Michael Gielen
Producer:
Andrew Lyle

The first of three concerts given by the London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor Andre Previn , Eunice Lee (violin)
Ballet music: Mother Goose:
Tzigane; Daphnis and Chloe: Suites Nos 1 and 2 A concert given yesterday at the Barbican Hall, London. Next concert Thursday 7.30pm

Contributors

Conductor:
Andre Previn
Violin:
Eunice Lee

A five-part selection of songs, stories and poems from humorist Ivor Cutler, with Beverley Crew, Dylan Edwards and Craig Murray-Orr.

Contributors

Author:
Ivor Cutler
Performer:
Ivor Cutler
Performer:
Beverley Crew
Performer:
Dylan Edwards
Performer:
Craig Murray-Orr
Director:
Neil Cargill

lain Burnside experiences the sights and sounds of Italy in this week's selection of songs. Producer Tracy Ross
Repeated tomorrow 2pm See also Wednesday lpm

Contributors

Producer:
Tracy Ross

Mark Russell and Robert Sandall present a unique mix of musical styles and influences. Producer Philip Tagney
MUSIC DETAILS: see BBCl Ceefax page 652
SOUNDING THE CENTURY

Contributors

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

Korngold's biographer Brendan Carroll traces the career of the composer Mahler hailed as a genius. Film music: The Sea Wolf (title theme) Warner Bros studio orchestra, conducted by the Composer
Passacaglia (Piano Sonata No 1) The Composer
Suite: Der Schneeman
Hamburg Radio Orchestra, conductor Georg Singer Piano Trio, Op 1 (finale)
Soloists of the New York Philharmonic
Scherzo (Sinfonietta) BBC Philharmonic, conductor Matthias Bamert Repeated from last Monday

Contributors

Unknown:
Brendan Carroll
Conductor:
Matthias Bamert

Digby Fairweather presents the band Como No in a two-part concert given in February at the Adrian Boult Hall , Birmingham.
Producer Terry Carter. Part 2 tomorrow

Contributors

Unknown:
Digby Fairweather
Unknown:
Adrian Boult Hall
Producer:
Terry Carter.

With Donald Macleod.
1.00 John Williams (guitar) plays music by Domenico Scarlatti ,
Vivaldi, Leo Brouwer , Scott Joplin and Barrios Mangore
2.25 Mendelssohn Symphony No 4 in A (Italian) Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra/David Allan Miller
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 Standard Grade
Geography 4.50 Standard Grade Modern Studies
5.00 Sequence

Contributors

Unknown:
Donald MacLeod.
Guitar:
John Williams
Music By:
Domenico Scarlatti
Unknown:
Leo Brouwer
Unknown:
Scott Joplin
Unknown:
Allan Miller

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