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With Penny Gore.
Debussy, ed Lenski Bilitis Emmanuel Pahud (flute),
Stephen Kovacevich (piano)
6.40 Browne 0 Regina Mundi Clara Lionheart
7.00 D Scarlatti Sonata in E minor, Kk402 Andras Schiff (piano)
7.40 Honegger Concerto da Camera
Aurele Nicolet (flute), Heinz Holliger (cor anglais), Academy ofSt Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner
8.00 Schubert String Quartet in C minor, D 703 (Quartettsatz) Alexander Quartet
8.45 Kodaly Hungarian Rondo Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

Contributors

Unknown:
Lenski Bilitis
Flute:
Emmanuel Pahud
Piano:
Stephen Kovacevich
Unknown:
Regina Mundi Clara
Piano:
Andras Schiff
Flute:
Heinz Holliger
Conductor:
Neville Marriner

Donald Macleod explores the life and career of William Lawes , court musician to King Charles I, and born on 1 May 1602 - 400 years ago today. William Lawes Jigg
Richard Booth by (lyra viol)
Fantasia Suite No 2 in G Purcell Quartet Royal Consort No 2 in D minor Sigiswald Kiujken and Lucy van Dael (violins),
Wieland Kiujken and Gustav Leonhard (bass viols), Toyohiko Satoh (theorbo) Royal Consort No 5 in DThe Greate Consort, director Monica Huggett Sett No 6 in D London Baroque

Contributors

Unknown:
Donald MacLeod
Unknown:
William Lawes
Unknown:
William Lawes Jigg
Unknown:
Richard Booth
Unknown:
Sigiswald Kiujken
Violins:
Lucy van Dael
Violins:
Wieland Kiujken
Violins:
Gustav Leonhard
Unknown:
Toyohiko Satoh
Director:
Monica Huggett

With Jonathan Swain.
Britten Sinfonietta, Op 1 Vienna Octet
10.15 Mahler Liedereines Fahrenden
Gesellen Anna Reynolds (soprano), English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Benjamin Britten
10.32 Schubert Fantasia in F minor, D940 Murray Perahia and Radu Lupu (piano duet)
10.52 Sibelius Symphony No 4 Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Lorin Maazel

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Swain.
Unknown:
Mahler Liedereines Fahrenden
Soprano:
Gesellen Anna Reynolds
Conductor:
Benjamin Britten
Conductor:
Schubert Fantasia
Unknown:
Murray Perahia
Piano:
Radu Lupu
Conductor:
Lorin Maazel

Artist In Focus: Radu Lupu
Humphrey Burton plays part of an alt-
Haydn concert including some songs, and the conductor Edo de Waart talks about his collaborations with Radu Lupu. Haydn Piano Sonata in D, H XVI 37; Original Canzonettas (first set)
With Marie McLaughlin (soprano) Brahms Piano Concerto No 1 in D With the BBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by Edo de Waart

Contributors

Unknown:
Radu Lupu
Unknown:
Humphrey Burton
Conductor:
Edo de Waart
Unknown:
Radu Lupu.
Soprano:
Marie McLaughlin
Conducted By:
Edo de Waart

David Byers introduces another concert from the NTL Studio in Belfast's Waterfront Hall. Dutch pianist Ronald Brautigam recorded this programme in April.

Beethoven Piano Sonata in F minor, Op2 No 1

Martin Fantaisie sur des Rhythmes Flamenco

Beethoven Piano Sonata in F minor, Op 57 (Appassionata)

Contributors

Introduces:
David Byers
Pianist:
Ronald Brautigam
Unknown:
Martin Fantaisie

BBC Philharmonic
Simon Trpceski (piano), conductor Vassily Sinaisky.
A recent performance of Russian music, given at Lancaster University, and featuring pianist Simon Trpceski, one of the BBC's New Generation Artists.
Presented by Martin Handley.

Shostakovich Festive Overture

Prokofiev Piano Concerto No 3

Tchaikovsky Symphony No 5 in E minor

Contributors

Pianist:
Simon Trpceski
Presented By:
Martin Handley.

Live from King's College Chapel, Cambridge.

Introit: Beati Quorum Via Integra Est (Stanford).
Responses: Leighton.
Psalms 139,149 (Turle, Alcock).
First Reading: Job 23, vv 1-12.
Canticles: Collegium Sancti Johannis Cantabrigiense (Tippett).
Second Reading: John 1, vv 43-51.
Anthem: The Twelve (Walton).
Hymn: Ye Watchers and Ye Holy Ones (Lasst Uns Erfreuen).
Organ Voluntary: Sonata in G (Allegro Maestoso) (Elgar).
Director of music Stephen Cleobury.
Organ scholars Daniel Hyde and Ashley Grote.

Contributors

Music:
Stephen Cleobury.
Unknown:
Daniel Hyde
Unknown:
Ashley Grote.

What Is the Future of Britain 's Orchestras ?
As a brand new professional symphony orchestra is launched in the West Country, financed entirely by private sponsorship, Norman Lebrecht asks if this is now the only way for orchestras to survive. Email your views to: lebrecht.live@bbc.co.uk or phone in from 6pm on [number removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Norman Lebrecht

Tommy Pearson introduces a concert recorded last night in Symphony Hall, Birmingham featuring two works by leading contemporary Hungarian composer Gyorgy Kurtag , together with music bytwo composers who influenced him.
Anu Komsi (soprano), Steven Osborne (piano), City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, director Sakari Oramo Kurtag Stele
Bartok Piano Concerto No 3 Kurtag Four Capriccios
Stravinsky Suite: The Firebird (1945)

Contributors

Introduces:
Tommy Pearson
Unknown:
Gyorgy Kurtag
Soprano:
Anu Komsi
Soprano:
Steven Osborne

Sarah Dunant presents another edition of the live cultural debate programme.

Tonight, she considers the virtues of evolution versus revolution. Have the most significant advances in human history been seized through sudden, violent change or through a more organic process? And which model is best placed to solve today's problems.

Contributors

Presenter:
Sarah Dunant

Traditional music for Vietnamese zither, songs from Madagascar by guitarist D'Gary, and Henry Purcell's Funeral Sentences sung by the Sixteen. Plus Afghan folk music recorded at last month's Concert for Afghanistan, rap from West Africa, and Haitian songs from the recent Rough Guide compilation. With Verity Sharp.

Contributors

Presenter:
Verity Sharp
Guitarist:
null D'Gary

With Jonathan Swain.

Weber Overture: Oberon

12.15 Brahms String Quintet No 2 in G, Op 111

12.45 Vivaldi Concerto in C for two guitars

1.00 Archive recordings of the Amsterdam Concertgebouw Orchestra conducted by Willem Mengelberg. Violin soloist Joseph Szigeti.
Grieg Peer Gynt: Suite No 1, Op 46
Bloch Violin Concerto
Strauss Tod und Verklarung

2.20 Schumann Marchenbilder , Op 113

2.35 Mozart Serenade in C minor, K388

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Swain.
Conducted By:
Willem Mengelberg.
Soloist:
Joseph Szigeti.
Unknown:
Strauss Tod
Unknown:
Schumann Marchenbilder
Unknown:
Mozart Serenade

Serenade in G, K525 (Eine Kleine Nachtsmusik)

4.50 Byrd Content Is Rich

5.00 Beethoven Overture: Egmont

5.15 Marazzoll 0 Mortal Se Corri Appresso

5.30 Karol Kurpinski Two Huts

5.40Telemann Lunedi (Pyrmonter Kurwoche)

5.50 Schumann Widmung; Der Nussbaum; Lied der Suleika (Myrthen, Op25)

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