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With Edward Seckerson.
Lange-Muller Seven Forest Pieces, Op 56 Morten Mogensen (piano)
6.40 Villa-Lobos Ballet: Uirapuru Simon Bolivar SO of Venezuela/Eduardo Mata
7.15Turina Piano Trio No 1, Op 35 Borodin Trio
7.40 Khachaturlan Spartacus: Suite No 3 Armenian PO/Loris Tjeknavorian
8.00 Grieg Swan Barbara Bonney (soprano), Gothenburg SO, conductor Neeme Jarvi
8.15 Tchaikovsky, arr Feinberg
Scherzo (Symphony No 6 in B minor) Arcadi Volodos (piano)
Full details of Morning on 3's music are posted at www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/factsheetsafewdaysbefore transmission

Contributors

Unknown:
Edward Seckerson.
Piano:
Morten Mogensen
Unknown:
Uirapuru Simon
Piano:
Arcadi Volodos

Andrew McGregor returns for a new season of CD Review and plays some of this month's newest releases.
9.30 Building a Library. Stephen Johnson recommends a version of Mahler's
Symphony No 10 in both the performing version by Deryck Cooke and the opening adagio that Mahler himself completed.
10.30 Roderick Swanston surveys some recent recordings of music by Bach, including the latest instalment of John Eliot Gardiner's Bach Pilgrimage,
Torleif Thedeen 's new recording of the six cello suites, fantasias and fugues on the harpsichord from Masaaki Suzuki and two discs of harpsichord concertos from the Cologne Chamber Orchestra. Plus the second volume of the complete flute sonatas by Karl Kaiser.
11.00 An interview with conductor
Robert Craft about his career as a recording artist, and his memories of working with both Stravinsky and Schoenberg.
11.25 Radio 3's Disc of the Week. Saint-Saens Cello Concerto No 2 in D minor
Steven Isserlis (cello), North German RSO Producers Andrew Lyle and Mark Lowther
WEB SITE: www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview E-MAIL: cdreview@bbc.co.uk
DISC DETAILS: call the Radio 3 Information Line on [number removed] or consult CEEFAX. BBC1. page 651

Contributors

Unknown:
Andrew McGregor
Unknown:
Stephen Johnson
Unknown:
Deryck Cooke
Unknown:
Roderick Swanston
Unknown:
John Eliot
Unknown:
Torleif Thedeen
Unknown:
Masaaki Suzuki
Unknown:
Karl Kaiser.
Conductor:
Robert Craft
Cello:
Steven Isserlis
Producers:
Andrew Lyle
Producers:
Mark Lowther

Michael Berkeley talks to the Historian Lord Asa Briggs, former provost of Worcester College, Oxford, and chancellor of the Open University. His musical choices include sonatas by Scarlatti, operatic excerpts by Mozart and Britten, a Brahms symphony, and Strauss's Don Quixote. Executive producer Wendy Thompson
(Rptd tomorrow 6.30pm)

Contributors

Talks:
Michael Berkeley
Unknown:
Lord Asa Briggs
Unknown:
Don Quixote.
Producer:
Wendy Thompson

Another chance to hear last Monday's Proms chamber concert. In the final concert of the series, Shostakovich's sequence of contemplative monologues is paired with music by Schumann.
Joan Rodgers (soprano), Rorestan Trio
Schumann Piano Trio No 1 in D minor, Op 63
Shostakovich Seven Romances on Verses by Alexander Blok (R)

Contributors

Unknown:
Alexander Blok

With Humphrey Carpenter.
Panufnik Sinfonia Sacra (Symphony No 3) Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, conducted by the Composer
Finzi Cello Concerto, Op 40Rafael Wallfisch, RLPO, conductor Vernon Handley
Dvorak Serenade in D minor, Op 44 Saint Paul CO, conductor Hugh Wolff
Producer Christina Pritchard. ADDRESS: Listeners' Choice. BBC Birmingham. B5 7QQ. PHONE: [number removed] E-MAIL: listeners.choice@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown:
Humphrey Carpenter.
Conductor:
Vernon Handley
Conductor:
Dvorak Serenade
Producer:
Christina Pritchard.

Claire Martin takes a look at the jazz scene. Today she talks to saxophonist
Michael Brecker. Producer Kerth Loxam E-MAIL: jajzlineup@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown:
Claire Martin
Unknown:
Michael Brecker.
Producer:
Kerth Loxam

With Geoffrey Smith.
Producer Felix Carey. ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio 3. Broadcasting House. London. W1A4WW FAX: [number removed]
E-MAIL: jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown:
Geoffrey Smith.
Producer:
Felix Carey.

A series profiling trumpeter Henry Red Allen. 2: Early Days and First RecordingsAllen started playing the trumpet in his father's New Orleans Brass Band and went on to play with most of the great figures in jazz. Allen's biographer John Chilton reflects on a remarkable career. Producer David Perry

Contributors

Unknown:
Henry Red
Unknown:
John Chilton
Producer:
David Perry

Part of a concert given during the 2000 Petersfield Festival.
Richard Pearce (organ), BBC Singers, conductor Stephen Cleobury
Thomas Weelkes Hosanna to the Son of David; When David Heard ; Alleluia, I Heard a Voice
William Harris Faire Is the Heaven John Stanley Cornet Voluntary SS Wesley Cast Me Not Away
Judith Bingham The Darkness Is No Darkness
SS Wesley Thou Wilt Keep Him in Perfect Peace
Britten Te Deum in C; and Jubilate Dec in C

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Pearce
Conductor:
Stephen Cleobury
Conductor:
Thomas Weelkes Hosanna
Unknown:
David Heard
Unknown:
Judith Bingham

Live from the Royal Albert Hall, London.
Andrew Davis makes his farewell appearance at the Proms at the end of an outstanding period at the helm of the BBC Symphony Orchestra.
Jane Eaglen (soprano), Hilary Hahn (violin), BBC Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Andrew Davis
Bach, orch Elgar Fantasia and Fugue in C minor, BWV537
Mozart Violin Concerto No 4 in D, K218 Strauss Dance of the Seven Veils; Final Scene (Salome)

8.35 Interval: Proms In the Park
A live round-up of events in London, Birmingham and Liverpool, including music from Willard White, the RLPO, and Angela Gheorghiu with the BBC Concert Orchestra.

9.00 Shostakovich, orch Gerald McBurney Jazz Suite No 2 (first performance) Grainger Tribute to Foster
Dellus The Walk to the Paradise Garden (A Village Romeo and Juliet)
Elgar Pomp and Circumstance March No 1 in D
Henry Wood Fantasia on British Sea Songs
Arne, arr Sargent Rule, Britannia!
Parry, orch Elgar Jerusalem
(Also broadcast on BBC1 and BBC2 - see page 72)
Brian Kay's Prom of the Week: page 46

Contributors

Soprano:
Jane Eaglen
Soprano:
Hilary Hahn
Conductor:
Andrew Davis
Unknown:
Strauss Dance
Unknown:
Willard White
Unknown:
Angela Gheorghiu

Professor Catherine Belsey , theologian
Angela Tilby , historian Theodore Zeldin and Will Huttonjoin Joan Bakewell to discuss challenging questions sent in by listeners. Producer Janet McLarty
Questions can be sent to: The Brains Trust. BBC North. Manchester. M60 1SJ. EMAIL: brainstrust@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown:
Professor Catherine Belsey
Unknown:
Angela Tilby
Unknown:
Theodore Zeldin
Producer:
Janet McLarty

David S Ware. A prominent member of the New York avant-garde jazz scene, tenor saxophonist David S Ware was inspired and influenced by Coltrane, Ornette Coleman and Sonny Rollins. His music is expressive, and melodic. This session was recorded in New York. Producers Steve Shepherd and Kathryn Willgress (R)

Contributors

Unknown:
David S Ware.
Unknown:
David S Ware
Unknown:
Ornette Coleman
Unknown:
Sonny Rollins.
Producers:
Steve Shepherd
Producers:
Kathryn Willgress

With Jonathan Swain. A recital of piano music by Prokofiev and Musorgsky. 1.55 Mendelssohn Symphony No 3 in A (Scottish)
2.35 Dvorak Piano Trio in E minor, Op 90
(Dumky) 3.10 Willy Hess Suite in B flat, Op 45 3.30 Caldara Dunque. Glasone Ingrato (Medea in Corintho) 3.50 Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 6 in B flat, BWV1051 4.15 Haydn Trumpet Concerto in E flat 4.30 Casella Sicilienne and Burlesque 4.45 Francaix Happy Paris 5.00 Karlowicz Chant de
I'Eternelle Aspiration (Chants Eternels, Op 10) 5.15 Bach Praeludium and Fughetta in G, BWV902 5.30 Chopin Ballade in F minor, Op 52 5.50 Colin Brumby Paean

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Swain.
Unknown:
Caldara Dunque.
Unknown:
Bach Brandenburg
Unknown:
Casella Sicilienne
Unknown:
Bach Praeludium
Unknown:
Chopin Ballade
Unknown:
Colin Brumby

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