Two Balkan Folk
Songs 5.05 Hindemith Kleine Kammermusik , Op 24 No 2 5.20 Grieg, orch Sitt Four
Norwegian Dances, Op 35 5.40 J Strauss (son) Overture: DerZigeunerbaron 5.50 Verdi Giorni Poveri Vivea (II Trovatore)
Two Balkan Folk
With Tommy Pearson.
Mendelssohn Hora Est
Herve Dearbre (organ),
Groupe Vocale de France, conductor John Poole
6.50 Tchaikovsky Andante Cantabile Yo-Yo Ma (cello), Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, conductor Lorin Maazel
7.00 Dvorak Overture: My Homeland Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Libor Pesek
7.45 Marcello Concerto No 3 in B minor (La Cetra) Collegium Musicum 90, director Simon Standage (violin)
8.00 Infante Danses Andalouses
Katia and Marielle Labeque (piano)
8.40 Mozart Horn Concerto No 2 in E flat, K41 7 No Koster (natural horn),
Tafelmusik, conductor Bruno Weil
4: 1852-3. As the 1850s progressed,
Schumann's health began to deteriorate: his conducting became less decisive, he became obsessed with the spirit world and table-turning, and he began to have aural disturbances. Yet the music he wrote in these years betrays little of his mental turmoil. With Donald Macleod.
Overture: Hermann und Dorothea
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, conductor Kurt Masur
Des Sangers Fluch (excerpts)
Soloists, Danish National Radio Choir and Orchestra, conductor Michael Schonwandt Dies Irae; Liber Scriptus ; Qui Mariam Absolvisti (Requiem in D flat)
Soloists, Choir of the Dusseldorf Friends of Music, Dusseldorf Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Bernhard Klee
Marchenerzahlungen Gervase de Peyer (clarinet), Cecil Aronowitz (viola),
Lamar Crowson (piano)
Harry Gugger describes constructing a new dance building in the historic and impoverished former shipyards of Deptford which will house the new Laban Centre for Movement and Dance.
With Jonathan Swain.
Grieg / Wish I Had a Sweetheart, Op 60 No 5 Birgit Nilsson (soprano), Geoffrey Parsons (piano)
10.07 Listener Request: Faure Piano Trio in D minor, Op 120 Augustin Dumay
(violin), Frederic Lodeon (cello), Jean-Philippe Collard (piano)
10.29 Puccini In Questa Reggia (Turandot, Act 2 conclusion)
Rome Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Erich Leinsdorf
10.55 Stravinsky Divertimento: Le BaiserdelaFee
Chicago Symphony Orchestra, conductor Fritz Reiner
11.20 Sieczynski Wien du Stadt Meiner Traume Birgit Nilsson (soprano), Geoffrey Parsons (piano)
New Generation Artists
Verity Sharp introduces studio recordings made specially for this week's programmes by five of Radio 3's New
Generation Artists: viola player Lawrence Power , mezzo Alice Coote , soprano Emma Bell , pianist Simon Trpceski and the Karol Szymanowski Quartet. Music includes: Prokofiev Five Melodies
Vieuxtemps Viola Sonata
Schumann Etudes Symphoniques
Stephanie Hughes introduces the period instrument quartet from the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama in Glasgow. Quatuor Mosafques: Erich Hobarth and Andrea Bischof (violins), Anita Mitterer (viola), Christophe Coin (cello)
Beethoven String Quartets: in A, Op 18 No 5; in F, Op 135
Paul Watkins is the soloist in EJ Moeran's Cello Concerto, and Paavo Jarvi revives a little known one-act opera by Sibelius. Presented by Sandy Burnett.
Richard Rodney Bennett Far from the Madding Crowd Conductor Rumon Gamba Moeran Cello Concerto Paul Watkins , conductor Rumon Gamba
Sibelius The Maiden in the Tower Solveig Kringelborn (soprano),
Lilli Passikivi (mezzo), Lars-ErikJonsson
(tenor), Garry Magee (baritone), Royal
Liverpool Philharmonic Choir, conductor Paavo Jarvi
Liz Barker and Simon Thomas play more music for younger listeners. Today there is music for stage, screen and concert hall.
Europa Galante , director Fabio Biondi Sammartini Sinfonia
Geminiani La Follia (transcription of Corelli's Sonata, Op 5)
Corelli Concerto Grosso in D, Op 6 No 4 Vivaldi The Four Seasons
Sean Rafferty with music and arts news.
The final concert in Glasgow's celebration of the art of the violin features Elisabeth Batiashvili , regarded as one of the most talented musicians of her generation. Presented by Sandy Burnett. Elisabeth Batiashvili (violin),
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Osmo Vanska
Brahms Violin Concerto in D
Bartok Concerto for Orchestra
Cello Sonata No 2 in F. Op 99 Alban Gerhardt (cello),
Steven Osborne (piano)
In 1945, the German city of Breslau lay in ruins. It was taken over by Polish migrants and became Polish Wroclaw.
Patrick Wright considers a new book by Norman Davies and Roger Moorhouse , Microcosm: Portrait of a Central European City, which explores the history of the region.
A complete performance of John Tavener 's Lamentations and Praises, plus old and new tracks from Bjork and Bach. With Fiona Talkington.
With Jonathan Swain.
Liszt Reminiscences on Mozart's
Don Giovanni 12.20 Janacek String Quartet No 2 (Intimate Letters) 12.50 Part
Magnificatl.00 Mozart Piano Concerto No 17 in G, K453; Divertimento in D, K334; Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat, K595 2.40 Stravinsky Octet
3.30 Maths Challenge 3.45 Maths Challenge 4.00 Drama Workshop
4.15 Dance Workshop
4.35 Music Workshop
4.55 Programme Preview