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With Tommy Pearson.
Larsson Little Serenade, Op 12 Stockholm Sinfonietta, conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen
6.45 Francaix Variations on a Theme by Haydn Mainz Wind Ensemb!e
7.00 Rossini String Sonata No .t in G Bologna Municipal Theatre Orchestra, conductor Riccardo Chailly
7.40 Debussy, orch Caplet Suite: Children 's Corner Montreal Symphony Orchestra, conductor Charles Dutoit
8.00 Handel Coronation Anhem; The King Shall Rejoice, HHV260
Choir of Westminster Abbey.
English Concert, director Simon Preston
8.45 Liszt Prelude and Variations on "Welnen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen" Leslie Howard (piano)

Contributors

Unknown:
Tommy Pearson.
Conductor:
Esa-Pekka Salonen
Director:
Simon Preston
Piano:
Leslie Howard

With Donald Macleod.
For the last two decades of his life Albeniz received substantial financial support from the English aristocrat, poet and librettist Francis Burdett Money-Coutts, who provided the texts for Albeniz's operas.

Pepita Jimenez (excerpts)
Pepita...Teresa Berganza (soprano)
Coro de Voces Biancas Solistas, Coro Cantiones de Madrid, Orquestra Sinfonica, conductor Pabio Sorozabal
Concert Suite: Pepita Jimenez (excerpts)
Pepita...Susan Chilcott (soprano)
Luis...Francesc Garrigiosa (tenor)
Orquestra de Cambra Teatra Lliure, conductor Josep Pons
La Vega...Alicia de Larrocha (piano)

Contributors

Presenter:
Donald MacLeod
Conductor:
Pabio Sorozabai
Conductor:
Josep Pons
Piano:
Alicia de Larrocha
Pepita:
Teresa Berganza (soprano)
Pepita:
Susan Chilcott (soprano)
Luis:
Francese Garrigtosa (tenor)

With Stephanie Hughes.

Handel Suite in D, HtW349: Suite in G, HtW.350 (Water Music) - Schola Cantorum Basiliensis, director August Wenzinger

10.27 Scarlatti Sonata in A, Kk322 - Clara Haskil (piano)

10.30 Stravinsky Concerto in D (Basle Concerto) - Halle Orchestra, conductor John Barbirolli

10.43 Handel Broches-Passion, HtW4S - Regensburg Cathedral Choir, Schola Cantorum Basiliensis, director August Wenzinger

10.57 Mozart Piano Concerto No 20 in D minor, K466 - Clara Haskil, RIAS Symphony Orchestra, Berlin, conductor Ferenc Fricsay

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephanie Hughes.
Unknown:
Schoiacantorum Basiiiensis
Conductor:
John Barbiroiii
Conductor:
Ferenc Fricsay
Soul of a Believer:
Edda Moser (soprano)
Daughter of Zion:
Maria Stader (soprano)
Evangelist:
Ernst Haefliger (tenor)
Jesus:
Theo Adam (bass)

A Week at the Ballet
With David Bintley. 3: Three 20th-Century Russians.
Three of the greatest Russian composers of the 20th century made substantial contributions to the ballet repertoire: Prokofiev, Shostakovich and most famously of all, Igor Stravinsky.
Today's programme features three scores written within just a few years of each other, but each rejecting a very different aesthetic.
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Martyn Brabbins
Prokofiev The Prodigal Son
Shostakovich Suite; The Golden Age
Stravinsky Jeu de Cartes

Contributors

Unknown:
David Bintiey.
Conductor:
Martyn Brabbins

BBC Symphony Orchestra
Britten Variations on a Theme of Frank
Bridge Conductor Andrew Davis Prokofiev Violin Concerto No 1
Sarah Chang , conductor Andrew Davis Bedford/Goehr/Holloway/Knussen/ Matthews/Saxton/Weir /Aldeburgh Variations (Sumer is icumen in) Conductor Jacques van Steen
Vaughan Williams Pastoral Symphony
(Symphony No 3), Joan Rodgers (soprano), conductor Richard Hickox

Contributors

Conductor:
Andrew Davis
Violin:
Sarah Chang
Conductor:
Andrew Davis
Conductor:
Jacques van Steen
Soprano:
Joan Rodgers
Conductor:
Richard Hickox

From Norwich Cathedral, introit: O Quam Gloriosum (Victoria). Responses (Moore). Psalms 19.149 (Woodward, Hopkins, Stanford). First Lesson: Job 23. vv 1-12. Office Hymn: Let the World Round (Deus Tuorum Militum).
Canticles: Mark Blatchly Third Service. Second Lesson: John 1, vv 43-end.
Anthem: Rise Heart (Vaughan Williams). Hymn: Disposer Supreme (Old 104th).
Organ Voluntary: Repons pour le Temps de Paques (Jeanne Demessieux). Organist and master of the music David Dunnett.
Assistant organist Katherine Dienes.

Contributors

Organist:
Jeanne Demessieux
Music:
David Dunnett.
Organist:
Katherine Dienes.

With Sean Rafferty, who talks to Nicholas Kenyon about the highlights of the coming BBC Proms season.
Music includes at
5.40 Bernstein's Divertimento performed by the City of Birmingham Symphony
Orchestra conducted by Parvo Jarvi; at
6.05 Debussy's Deux Arabesques played by pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano); and at 6.50 Webern's Langsamer Satz played by the Brodsky Quartet.

Contributors

Unknown:
Sean Rafferty
Unknown:
Nicholas Kenyon
Conducted By:
Parvo Jarvi
Pianist:
Jean-Yves Thibaudet

A concert given in March at St David's Hall, Cardiff, in which the young Finnish conductor Toumas Ollila made his debut with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales in the company of Swedish trombone virtuoso Christian Lindberg, who appears as both composer and soloist.

Sibelius The Swan of Tuonela (Lemminkainen Suite)

Lindberg Arabenne

Sandstrom Cantos de la Mancha (Don Quixote)

Rimsky Korsakov Scheherazade

Contributors

Musicians:
The BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Conductor:
Toumas Ollila
Trombonist:
Christian Lindberg

Philip Dodd talks to poet. undertaker and essayist Thomas Lynch about his new collection of essays Bod/es /n Rest and Mot/on. Pius an investigation of the claim that video games are the most rapidly evolving art form of the new century.

Contributors

Talks:
Philip Dodd
Unknown:
Thomas Lynch

With Jonathan Swain.

Handel Suite in G, HWV350 (Water Music)

12.15 Purcell Overture; The Masque (Timon of Athens)

12.35 Beethoven Piano Sonata in C minor, Op 10 No 1

1.00 D'Indy Le Camp de Wallenstein

Ravel Le Tombeau de Couperin

Marius Constant Chaconna and Military March; Prelude for Orchestra

Beethoven Symphony No 5 in C minor

2.15 Scriabin 15 Preludes

2.30 Ravel String Quartet

Contributors

Presenter:
Jonathan Swain

BBC Radio 3

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