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With Martin Handley.
Rossini Overture: La Cenerentola
6.10 Mozart Trio in Eflat, K498 (Kegelstatt)
7.00 Vivaldi Recorder Concerto in C,
RV444
7.25 Barber String Quartet, Op 11
8.20 Martinu Fenêtre sur le Jardin
8.30 Francaix L 'Horloge de Bore
Full details of Momingon 3 's music are posted at www.bbc. co.uk/radio3/playlists a few days before transmission

Contributors

Unknown:
Martin Handley.

Andrew McGregor plays some of this month's CD releases.
9.30 Building a Library: Stephen Johnson recommends a recording of Sibelius's Fourth Symphony from among those currently available.
10.15 A look at some recent re-issues.
10.30 Michael Oliver reviews new operatic recordings, including some
Italian rarities such as Menotti's The Saint of Bleecker Street.
11.00 An interview with the conductor Christoph von Dohnanyi about his long association with the Cleveland Orchestra.
11.30 Disc of the Week: Strauss Four
Last Songs Soile Isokoski (soprano), Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Marek Janowski
Producers Mark Lowther and Andrew Lyle
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:
Michael Oliver
Conductor:
Marek Janowski
Producers:
Mark Lowther
Producers:
Andrew Lyle

Michael Berkeley talks to Australian satirist and novelist Kathy Lette , author of Mad Cows, Foetal Attraction, Altar Ego and most recently, Nip and Tuck. Her musical pilgrimage takes her from her origins as a surfer girl (courtesy of the Beach Boys), through her discovery of irony via Blossom Dearie and Noël Coward, to the music of Fanny Mendelssohn. Kathy Lette goes on to cast a feminist eye over Cosi Fan Tutte and Der Rosenkavalier before ending with Bessie Smith 's Kitchen Man. Repeated tomorrow 3pm

Contributors

Talks:
Michael Berkeley
Unknown:
Kathy Lette
Unknown:
Fanny Mendelssohn.
Unknown:
Kathy Lette
Unknown:
Bessie Smith

Humphrey Carpenter introduces listeners' requests, including: Lambert Horoscope
English Northern Philharmonia, conductor David Lloyd-Jones
Messiaen Le Banquet Céleste Jennifer Bate (organ)
Martinu Oboe Concerto
Heinz Holliger , Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner
Casteinuovo-Tedesco Guitar Concerto
No 2 Kazuhito Yamashita, London Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Leonard Slatkin
Producer Anthony Sellors. ADDRESS: Listeners' Choice. BBC Birmingham. 85 7QQ. PHONE: [number removed] E-MAIL: listeners.choice@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Introduces:
Humphrey Carpenter
Unknown:
Lambert Horoscope
Conductor:
David Lloyd-Jones
Conductor:
Messiaen Le Banquet
Unknown:
Jennifer Bate
Unknown:
Heinz Holliger
Conductor:
Neville Marriner
Conductor:
Leonard Slatkin
Producer:
Anthony Sellors.

This week Claire Martin chats to Grammy award-winner Diane Reeves , whose tribute album to Sarah Vaughan has received world acclaim. Plus a roundup of gig news and selected album tracks. Producer Keith Loxam. ADDRESS: Jazz Line-Up,
Room 220, Broadcasting House, Queen Margaret Drive , Glasgow, G12 8DG. E-MAIL:jazzlineup@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown:
Diane Reeves
Unknown:
Sarah Vaughan
Producer:
Keith Loxam.
Unknown:
Queen Margaret Drive

With Geoffrey Smith.
Producer Felix Carey. ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House. London, W1A 4WW FAX: [number removed]
E-MAIL: jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown:
Geoffrey Smith.
Producer:
Felix Carey.

Brian Priestley's six-part profile of the great American composer, bandleader and bassist Charles Mingus.

By 1957 Mingus had recruited trombonist Jimmy Knepper and drummer Dannie Richmond. Together with saxophonists Booker Ervin and John Handy , the Mingus Workshop recorded two classic jazz albums: Mingus Ah Urn and Blues and Roots. With contributions from pianists Roland Hanna and Horace Parian, writers Gary Giddins and Nat Hentoff, and Mingus himself.

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian Priestley
Bassist:
Charles Mingus.
Unknown:
Jimmy Knepper
Unknown:
Dannie Richmond.
Unknown:
Booker Ervin
Unknown:
John Handy
Pianists:
Roland Hanna
Pianists:
Horace Parian
Unknown:
Gary Giddins
Unknown:
Nat Hentoff.

Monster
From the Theatre Royal in Glasgow, Scottish Opera present their newest production, a collaboration between composer Sally Beamish and Scottish novelist Janice Galloway on the story of Mary Shelley 's Frankenstein. The opera focuses not on the monster itself but on the psychological journey that
Mary Shelley travels in order to come up with this terrifying story. The opera is in two acts and is introduced by Sandy Burnett.
Scottish Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Diego Masson

Contributors

Unknown:
Sally Beamish
Unknown:
Janice Galloway
Unknown:
Mary Shelley
Unknown:
Mary Shelley
Introduced By:
Sandy Burnett.
Conductor:
Diego Masson
Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin (Shelley):
Gail Pearson (soprano)
George Gordon:
Roderick Williams (baritone)
Lord Byron:
Roderick Williams (baritone)
Percy Bysshe Shelley:
Stephen Rooke (tenor)
Jane Claremont:
Ariene Rolph (mezzo)
MaryWollstonecraft:
Clare Shearer (mezzo)
William Godwin:
Gwion Thomas (bass-Baritone)
Dr John Polidori:
Hilton Marlton (tenor)
Charles Lamb:
Peter van Hulle (tenor)
Mary Lamb:
Kathleen Wilkinson (mezzo)
Victor Francpierre:
Stephen Allen (tenor)
The second Mrs Godwin:
Ann Archibald (soprano)
Samuel Taylor Coleridge:
Jonathan May (baritone)
Italian servant:
Philip Casperd (baritone)
Italian servant:
John Carlo Bellotti (tenor)

Tonight's late-night word cabaret features performance and new writing, and Ian McMillan goes in search of children's books written on both sides of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict to discover whether they offer propaganda, explanation or escapism to those born into the hostilities

Contributors

Presenter:
Ian McMillan

Verity Sharp presents the first of two reports from this year's State of the Nation weekend at London's South Bank. Tonight highlights from the first day with an overview of the many workshops and exhibitions, as well as works by William Atwood, Julia Simpson, Dai Fujikura, David Gorton, Tarik O'Regan and Ben Foskett. Martyn Brabbins conducts the London Sinfonietta.

Contributors

Presenter:
Verity Sharp
Musicians:
The London Sinfonietta
Conductor:
Martyn Brabbins

With Jonathan Swain. Schubert
Symphony No 8 in B minor (Unfinished) Bruckner Symphony No 9 in D minor
2.30 Dauvergne Les Troquers
3.10 Smetana Piano Trio in G minor, Op 15
3.40 Shostakovich Cello Concerto No 1,
Op 1074.10 Chopin Mazurka , Op 50 No 3; Etudes in F minor and A flat, Opposth; Fantaisie Impromptu , Op 664.20
Humperdinck Dream Pantomime (Hansel and Gretel) 4.35 Bach Concerto in A minor for four keyboards, BWV10654.45
Hendrick Andriessen Cello Concertino
5.10 Praetorius Chorale Fantasia:
Durch Adams Fall 1st Ganz Verderbt 5.25 Uszt
Prometheus 5.40 Grieg String Quartet in F

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Swain.
Unknown:
Dauvergne Les Troquers
Unknown:
Chopin Mazurka
Unknown:
Fantaisie Impromptu
Cello:
Hendrick Andriessen
Unknown:
Durch Adams
Unknown:
Ganz Verderbt

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