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With Penny Gore. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: J Strauss (son) Waltz: On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Op 314 Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Riccardo Muti
Schumann LiederundGesange , Op 51 Stella Doufexis (mezzo), Oliver Widmer (baritone), Graham Johnson (piano)
Janacek The Danube Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Libor Pesek
8.30-10.00: Pacius Die Loreley (excerpts) Soile Isokosi (soprano),
Raimo Sirkia (tenor), Dominante Choir , Lahti Symphony Orchestra , conductor Osmo Vanska
Mozart String Quintet in C, K515
Gyorgy Pauk (viola), Takacs Quartet

Contributors

Conductor:
Riccardo Muti
Conductor:
Schumann Liederundgesange
Unknown:
Stella Doufexis
Baritone:
Oliver Widmer
Baritone:
Graham Johnson
Conductor:
Libor Pesek
Soprano:
Soile Isokosi
Tenor:
Raimo Sirkia
Tenor:
Dominante Choir
Conductor:
Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Viola:
Gyorgy Pauk

With Jonathan Swain.
Elgar March: Pomp and Circumstance
No 4 in G London Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Henry Wood
10.06 Rameau Suite: Hippolyte etAricie (excerpts) La Petite Bande, director Sigiswald Kuijken (violin)
10.27 Dukas Variations, Interlude and Finale on a theme of Rameau Yvonne Lefebure (piano)
10.46 Handel Partenope (Act 2, Scenes 1-4)
La Petite Bande, conductor Sigiswald Kuijken
11.12 Elgar Violin Concerto in B minor Albert Sammons , New Queen's Hall Orchestra, conductor Henry Wood

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Swain.
Conductor:
Henry Wood
Piano:
Rameau Yvonne Lefebure
Piano:
Handel Partenope
Unknown:
Albert Sammons
Conductor:
Henry Wood
Partenope:
Krisztlna Laki (soprano)
Rosmira:
Helga Muller-Molinari (mezzo)
Armindo:
John York Skinner (alto)
Arsace:
Rene Jacobs (countertenor)
Emilio:
Martyn Hill (tenor)
Ormonte:
Stephen Varcoe (baritone)

2/5. Donald Macleod discusses Boyce's early career, and explores the colourful and exciting world of 18th-century London. Overture: Peleus and Thetis
Opera Restor'd, director Peter Holman Voluntary in D Simon Preston (organ) By the Waters of Babylon Oxford New College Choir, director Edward Higginbottom
David's Lamentation over Saul and Jonathan (excerpt)
William Purefoy (alto),
Andrew Watts (countertenor), Richard EdgarWilson (tenor), Oxford New College Choir, conductor Graham Lea-Cox
Concerto Grosso in E minor
London Baroque, director Charles Medlam
Repeated on Monday at 12 midnight

Contributors

Unknown:
Donald MacLeod
Director:
Peter Holman
Unknown:
Simon Preston
Director:
Edward Higginbottom
Unknown:
William Purefoy
Unknown:
Andrew Watts
Tenor:
Richard Edgarwilson
Conductor:
Graham Lea-Cox
Director:
Charles Medlam

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Tommy Pearson presents a programme of English and Finnish music.
Sibelius TheSwanofTuonela
(Suite: Lemminkainen)
Elgar Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma) Conductor Garry Walker Bax Nympholept
Conductor Rumon Gamba
Sibelius Symphony No 5
Conductor Christopher Seaman

Contributors

Unknown:
Tommy Pearson
Conductor:
Garry Walker

Music for younger listeners presented by CBBC's Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson , with music from Peter and the Wolf, slide guitarfrom Hawaii and a little polka.

Contributors

Unknown:
Angellica Bell
Unknown:
Adrian Dickson

Spotlight on Kim Criswell. lain Burnside talks to flame-haired songstress
Kim Criswell about the art of show songs - not just the glitzy world of showbiz but also the trend towards performing the classic musicals as they were originally staged. With excerpts from Irving Berlin's Annie
Get Your Gun, Cole Porter 's Kiss Me, Kate and Leonard Bernstein 's Wonderful Town.

Contributors

Unknown:
Kim Criswell.
Songstress:
Kim Criswell
Unknown:
Cole Porter
Unknown:
Leonard Bernstein

East Meets West:
Swans Reflecting Elephants
The BBCSO plays works inspired by the gamelan music of Bali and Java -with traditional examples performed by the South Bank Gamelan Players. The two ensembles join together in Geoffrey Poole 's Swans Reflecting Elephants. And Alec Roth takes presenter Fiona Talkington on a guided tour of the gamelan.
John Adams A Short Ride in a Fast Machine (orchestral version); A Short Ride in a Fast Machine (gamelan version)
Traditional Indonesian gamelan music Geoffrey Poole Swans Reflecting Elephants
South Bank Gamelan Players, director
John Pawson ; BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Jason Lai
Colin McPhee Tabuh-Tabuhan
Elizabeth Burley and John Alley (pianos), BBCSO, conductor Leonard Slatkin Takemitsu Dreamtime
Alec Roth Dolphin Dances
BBCSO, conductor Jason Lai

Contributors

Unknown:
Geoffrey Poole
Unknown:
Alec Roth
Presenter:
Fiona Talkington
Unknown:
John Adams
Director:
John Pawson
Conductor:
Jason Lai
Conductor:
Colin McPhee Tabuh-Tabuhan
Conductor:
Elizabeth Burley
Pianos:
John Alley
Conductor:
Leonard Slatkin
Conductor:
Takemitsu Dreamtime
Conductor:
Alec Roth Dolphin Dances
Conductor:
Jason Lai

China Mieville talks to author Julian Barnes , and looks at the history and cultural legacy of the boy scout movement. Producer Erin Riley

Contributors

Talks:
China Mieville
Unknown:
Julian Barnes
Producer:
Erin Riley

3/5. Hugo von Hofmannsthal
Donald Macleod looks at the stage works Richard Strauss wrote with Viennese-born playwright and poet Hugo von Hofmannsthal. With excerpts from Elektra; Der
Rosenkavalier; Der Burger als Edelmann;
Ariadne auf Naxos; Die Frau ohne Schatten and Arabella. Repeated from Wednesday

Contributors

Unknown:
Hugo von Hofmannsthal
Unknown:
Donald MacLeod
Unknown:
Richard Strauss
Unknown:
Hugo von Hofmannsthal.
Unknown:
Frau Ohne Schatten

With John Shea.
Christoph Pregardien (tenor) and Andreas Staier (period piano) perform settings by Schubert of poems by Goethe.
2.05Ligetl LuxAeterna 2.15Moyzes Symphony No 4 2.55 Debussy Etudes
3.40 Mozart StringQuartet in D, K575
4.05 Weber Clarinet Concertino in E flat
4.15 Guerrero Prado Verde y Rorido
4.20 Cavalli Sonata a 8 4.25
Bach Chorale-Prelude : Allein Gott in der Hoh' sei Ehr', BWV664 4.30 Homeman Overture: Aladdin 4.45 Matteis/Anon Pieces for recorder 5.00 Gesualdo 0 Vos Omnes; Tribulationem et Dolorem Inveni
5.05 Robert de Vlsee Logistille de Roland de M Lully 5.10 Schubert Am Flusse,
D160; Trost in Tranen, D120 5.15 Grieg Evening in the Mountains; At the Cradle, Op 68 Nos 4 and 5 5.25 Kuula Sorrow, Op 22 No 2 5.30 Holmboe Liber
Canticorum No 2. Op 59 (excerpts)
5.40 Sullivan Overture: In Memoriam
5.50 Francaix Variations on a theme by Haydn 6.05 Anon Worldly Bliss
6.15Chausson Paysage, Op 38
6.20 Faure Nocturne in E minor, Op 107
6.30 Gallot Pièces de Lute in F minor
6.40 Respighl Ancient Airs and Dances: Suite No 3 (excerpts)

Contributors

Unknown:
John Shea.
Tenor:
Christoph Pregardien
Tenor:
Andreas Staier
Unknown:
Mozart Stringquartet
Unknown:
Cavalli Sonata
Unknown:
Bach Chorale-Prelude
Unknown:
Allein Gott
Unknown:
Dolorem Inveni

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