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With Sarah Walker. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Telemann Overture in D, TWV55:D 22 (Jointe d'une Suite Tragi-
Comique) Berlin Academyfor Early Music Liszt Les Préludes Chicago Symphony Orchestra, conductor Daniel Barenboim
8.00-9.00: Gimenez Intermedio: La Boda de Luis Alonso Madrid Community Orchestra, conductor Miguel Roa
Weber Clarinet Quintet in B flat, Op 34
Richard Stolzman (clarinet), Tokyo Quartet Full details of Morning on 3'smusic are posted a few days before transmission PHONE: [number removed] email: Address: Morning on 3, BBC Radio 3,
Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA


Sarah Walker.
Daniel Barenboim
Miguel Roa
Richard Stolzman

Andrew McGregor plays the latest releases.
9.30 Building Library: John Deathridge compares the currently available recordings of Mozart's Die Zauberflote.
10.15 A roundup of recent reissues.
10.45 Edward Blakeman reviews new recordings of French piano and chamber music, including three recent recordings of Ravel's complete piano music.
11.15 An interview with conductor and pianist Jeffrey Tate who talks about his Mozart symphony project and his recordings with singers, including Maria Callas and Ian Bostridge.
11.45 The Listening Booth: Listeners can choose from the list of new CD releases on the programme website .
12.30 Disc of the Week: Brahms Piano
Quartet in G minor, Op 25 Martha Argerich (piano), Gidon Kremer (violin),
Yuri Bashmet (viola), MischaMaisky (cello)
PHONE: [number removed] email: Text: [number removed] Disc details are posted on the website and on CEEFAX, BBC1, page 651


Andrew McGregor
John Deathridge
Edward Blakeman
Jeffrey Tate
Maria Callas
Ian Bostridge.
Martha Argerich
Gidon Kremer
Yuri Bashmet

The Lark in the Morning
Catherine Bott explores the unique heritage of English folk song and dance with the duo Alva: soprano Vivien Ellis and singer/instrumentalist Giles Lewin.


Catherine Bott
Vivien Ellis
Giles Lewin.

Regional Variations (2)

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World Routes


Epirus - Polyphony and Petroloukas Chalkias

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Traditional music from the remotest parts of Greece - in this programme Lucy Duran visits Epirus, high up in the north on the Albanian border. Including the ancient and almost lost art of polyphony. Show more

Franz Lehar 's masterpiece, starring Susan Graham as the widow who's notjust merry, but young, unbelievably rich, and living it up in Paris. However, her millions are essential to the wobbling economy of her native Pontevedro - so the hunt is on to find her a Pontevedrian husband. Presented by Stephanie Hughes.
New York Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Kirill Petrenko Actl
7.15 Twenty Minutes: A View from the Bridge 3/4. Juliet Stevenson recalls her impressions of New York during her appearance in A Little Night Music last year.
7.35 Opera Snaps: Sex in the City
Richard Langham Smith argues that the heroine of Lehar's operetta is actually the city of Paris.
7.40 Acts 2 and 3


Franz Lehar
Susan Graham
Presented By:
Stephanie Hughes.
Kirill Petrenko
Juliet Stevenson
Richard Langham Smith
Hanna Glawari, the merry widow:
Susan Graham (mezzo)
Count Danilo, her old flame:
Bo Skovhus (bass)
Baron Mirko Zeta, Pontevedrian ambassador:
James Courtney (bass)
Valencienne, his wife:
Jennifer Welch-Babldge (soprano)
Camille de Rosillon:
Paul Groves (tenor)
Njegus, Embassy secretary:
Anthony Laclura (tenor)

Ian McMillan explores the art of essay writing and Mario Petrucci reads the winning poem of the Christmas writing competition. Producer Martin Smith


Ian McMillan
Mario Petrucci
Martin Smith

Kindertotenlied. Inspired by Ruckert's poems on the deaths of his children, set to music by Mahler, a reflection with music and poetry on how art can help confront the tragedy of the death of a child. Contributors include David Harrington , violinist with the Kronos Quartet, whose son's sudden death in 1995 is commemorated by Terry Riley 's Requiem for Adam; the father,
Nigel, and twin sister of eight-year-old Evie Clarke , who began writing poems after being diagnosed with a tumour last year; and poet Blake Morrison. Producer Alan Hall


David Harrington
Terry Riley
Evie Clarke
Blake Morrison.
Alan Hall

Ivan Hewett presents two concerts recorded earlier today as part of the BBCSO's annual Composer Weekend.
First, a lunchtime concert given by the Duke Quartet in the church of St Giles Cripplegate. Cage String Quartet in Four Parts; Four And percussionist Richard Benjafield is joined by Sound Intermedia and students from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama for a concert entitled Constructions
In Metal.
Cage First Construction (in Metal): Living Room Music; Credo in Us; Child of Tree
Peter Garland The Three Strange Angels Henry Cowell Ostinato Pianissimo Cage Third Construction


Ivan Hewett
Richard Benjafield

With Louise Fryer. Mahler Symphony No 6
2.25 Lars-Erik Larsson Missa Brevis, Op 43
2.40 Bach Violin Sonata in C, BWV1005
3.00 Frescobaldi Se IAura Spira ;
Voi Partite , Mio Sole; Vanne, 0 Carta Amorosa; Varie Partite sopra Passacaglia; Aria de Passacaglia Cosi Mi Disprezzate
3.20 Joseph Boulogne Violin Concerto in D, Op 3 No 1 3.45 Spohr Symphony No 6 in G (Historische) 4.10 Brahms Academic Festival Overture 4.20 Diepenbrock De Klare Dag; Maanlicht 4.30 Bartok For
Children (Book 1) 4.35 Schutz Fuggi , Fuggi 0 Mio Core; Fiamma Ch 'Allaccia
4.40 Handel Sorge nel Petto (Rinaldo)
4.45 Telemann Trio Sonata in G for viola da gamba and harpsichord (Essercizii Musici)
5.00 Anon Branles ; Suite 5.05 Kapustin Preludes in Jazz Style, Op 53 (excerpts)
5.15 Malecki The Wood Pigeon , the Forest and the Lass 5.35 Kodaly A Song about King Stephen 5.40 Glinka Ruslan 's aria (Ruslan and Lyudmila) 5.45 Prokofiev Toccata, Op 11 5.50 Hammerschmidt Suite in G for winds 6.05 Monteverdi
Confitebor Tibi Domine 6.20
Bach Chorale-Prelude : HerrJesu Christ, Dich Zu Uns Wend, BWV655 6.25 Mozart, arr Duczmal Clarinet Quintet in A, K581


Louise Fryer.
Iaura Spira
Voi Partite
Varie Partite
Joseph Boulogne
Schutz Fuggi
Handel Sorge
Anon Branles
Kapustin Preludes
Wood Pigeon
Glinka Ruslan
Hammerschmidt Suite
Bach Chorale-Prelude

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