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With Tommy Pearson , including:
Binge Elizabethan Serenade New London Orchestra, conductor Ronald Corp
6.45 Stravinsky Scherzo Fantastique, Op 3 Montreal SO, conductor Charles Dutoit
7.05 Mozart Fantasia in Fminor, K608 Christoph Eschenbach and Justus Frantz (pianos)
7.40 Brahms Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op 56b Berlin Philharmonic, conductor Claudio Abbado
8.00 Handel Coronation Anthem: Zadok the Priest, HWV258
English Concert, director Simon Preston
8.30 Poulenc Sinfonietta BBC National
Orchestra of Wales, conductor Paul Murphy

Contributors

Unknown:
Tommy Pearson
Conductor:
Charles Dutoit
Conductor:
Mozart Fantasia
Unknown:
Christoph Eschenbach
Pianos:
Justus Frantz
Conductor:
Claudio Abbado
Director:
Simon Preston
Conductor:
Paul Murphy

With Donald Macleod.
At the end of 1822 Schubert was diagnosed as having syphilis. It was a discovery which prompted him to write some of the deepest and most profound of all his works.
Piano Sonata in A minor, D 784 (2nd mvt) Vladimir Ashkenazy
Die Neugierige (Die Schone Mullerin) Fritz Wunderlich (tenor), Hubert Giesen (piano) String Quartet in D minor, D810 (Death and the Maiden) Melos Quartet

Contributors

Unknown:
Donald MacLeod.
Unknown:
Vladimir Ashkenazy
Tenor:
Fritz Wunderlich
Tenor:
Hubert Giesen

With Stephanie Hughes.
Haydn Piano Trio in G, H XV 25 (Gypsy Rondo) Alfred Cortot , Jacques Thibaud (violin), Pablo Casals (cello)
10.20 Sibelius Incidental Music:
Belshazzar's Feast
LSO, conductor Robert Kajanus
10.36 Bruch Kol Nidrei Pablo Casals
(cello), London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Landon Ronald
10.49 Ives Du Bist Wie eine Blume; Ballade von Rosamunde
Thomas Hampson (baritone), Armen Guzelimian (piano)
10.53 Dvorak Symphony No 3 in E flat London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Istvan Kertesz

Contributors

Unknown:
Stephanie Hughes.
Unknown:
Alfred Cortot
Violin:
Jacques Thibaud
Cello:
Pablo Casals
Conductor:
Robert Kajanus
Cello:
Pablo Casals
Conductor:
Landon Ronald
Baritone:
Thomas Hampson
Piano:
Armen Guzelimian
Conductor:
Istvan Kertesz

Wales Week
HuwTregelles Williams introduces performances given at music festivals in Wales last summer.
Gorecki Three Pieces in Olden Style Riga Kammermusiki, conductor Normunds Sne
John Metcalf Paradise Haunts
BBCNOW, conductor Grant Llewellyn Arturs Maskats Concerto
Grosso Riga Kammermusiki , conductor Normunds Sne
Graham Fitkin Agnostic
David Campbell (clarinet), Riga Kammermusiki, conductor Normunds Sne

Contributors

Introduces:
Huwtregelles Williams
Unknown:
John Metcalf
Conductor:
Grant Llewellyn
Conductor:
Grosso Riga Kammermusiki
Conductor:
Normunds Sne
Conductor:
Graham Fitkin Agnostic
Clarinet:
David Campbell

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Bach, orch Schoenberg Prelude and Fugue in E flat, BWV552 (St Anne) Conductor Tadaaki Otaka
Brahms Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat
Stephen Hough , conductor Mark Wigglesworth
Schubert Symphony No 9 in C (Great) Conductor Mark Wigglesworth

Contributors

Conductor:
Tadaaki Otaka
Conductor:
Stephen Hough
Conductor:
Mark Wigglesworth
Conductor:
Mark Wigglesworth

From St Davids Cathedral.
Introit: Holy, Holy, Holy (Tomkins). Responses (Rose).
Psalms 6,7,8 (Dupuis, Barnby, Garrett, Corfe from Lawes).
First Lesson: Ecclesiasticus 44, vv 1-15. Canticles: St Davids Service -
Canticula Decima (Francis Jackson ) (first broadcast performance).
Second Lesson: Ephesians 4, vv 1-8; 11-16. Anthem: Evening Hymn (Balfour Gardiner). Benedicite (Sumsion in B flat.)
Hymn: Like the Sound of Many Waters (Blaenwern).
Organ Voluntary: Hymne d'Actions de Graces (Te Deum) (Langlais). Organist and master of the choristers Geraint Bowen. Assistant organist Simon Pearce.

Contributors

Organist and master of choristers:
Geraint Bowen
Organist:
Simon Pearce

Sean Rafferty celebrates the centenary of the birth of Kurt Weill and meets composer HK Gruber. Music includes at
5.15 Vivaldi's Violin Concerto in D, RV549 performed by Europa Galante directed by Fabio Biondi (violin); at 6.00 Sibelius's SphngSong, Op 16, played by the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra under Neeme Jarvi; and at 6.50 Chabrier's
Overture: Gwendoline performed by the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by John Eliot Gardiner.

Contributors

Unknown:
Sean Rafferty
Unknown:
Kurt Weill
Unknown:
Hk Gruber.
Violin:
Fabio Biondi
Conducted By:
John Eliot Gardiner.

Lohengrin Wagner 's powerful opera Lohengrin in a production from last year's Bayreuth Festival. A maiden in distress is rescued by a knight in gleaming armourwho arrives on a swan. He makes the condition that she should never ask his name.
Bayreuth Festival Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Antonio Pappano

Contributors

Unknown:
Lohengrin Wagner
Conductor:
Antonio Pappano
King Henry:
John Tomlinson (bass)
Lohengrin:
Roland Wagenfuhrer (tenor)
Elsa:
Melanie Diener (soprano)
Telramund:
Jean-Philippe Lafont (baritone)
Ortrud:
Gabriele Schnaut (mezzo)
Herald:
Roman Trekel (baritone)
1st Noble:
Michael Howard (tenor)
2nd Noble:
Arnold Bezuyen (tenor)
3rd Noble:
Attlla Jun (baritone)
4th Noble:
Jyrki Korhonen (baritone)

Alyn Shipton introduces the first of two sets given by Sax Appeal at the Bull's Head in Barnes last month. The band includes Derek Nash , Scott Garland ,
Mornington Lockett , Gary Plumley and Bob McKay (saxophones), Steve Hamilton
(keyboards), Phil Mulford (bass) and Mike Bradley (drums).

Contributors

Introduces:
Alyn Shipton
Unknown:
Derek Nash
Unknown:
Scott Garland
Unknown:
Mornington Lockett
Unknown:
Gary Plumley
Unknown:
Bob McKay
Unknown:
Steve Hamilton
Bass:
Phil Mulford
Bass:
Mike Bradley

With Susan Sharpe.
12.05am J Strauss (son) Souvenir de Nizza, Op 200
12.15 Mozart Violin Sonata in B flat, K378
12.35 Schumann Cello Concerto in A minor
1.00 Bach Toccata and Fugue in F, BWV540 Liszt Evocation a la Chapelle Sixtine Franck Piece Héroïque in B minor
1.55 Meder Wie Murren denn die Leut
2.05 Huzella Rhapsody
2.15 Bartok The Miraculous Mandarin (arr for two pianos)
2.45 Stravinsky Eight Instrumental
Miniatures (arr from "Les Cinqs Doigts

Contributors

Unknown:
Susan Sharpe.
Unknown:
J Strauss

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