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With Penny Gore. Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Glinka Kamarinskaya Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, conductor Fritz Reiner Bach Capriccio in B flat, BWV992 (On the Departure of His Most Beloved Brother)
Rudolf Serkin (piano) Schubert, orch Reger Greisengesang , D778 Klaus Mertens
(baritone), North German Radio Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Werner Andreas Albert
8.30-10.00: Glinka A Farewell to St Petersburg Sergei Leiferkus (baritone), Semion Skigin
(piano) Nocturne in Fminor(La Separation) Alexei Lyubimov (piano) Granados Violin
Sonata Lavard Skou Larsen, Andreas Frolich (piano) Tippett Concerto for double string orchestra Moscow Chamber Orchestra, Bath Festival Orchestra, conductor Rudolf Barshai

Contributors

Conductor:
Fritz Reiner
Conductor:
Bach Capriccio
Piano:
Rudolf Serkin
Unknown:
Reger Greisengesang
Baritone:
Klaus Mertens
Conductor:
Werner Andreas Albert
Baritone:
Sergei Leiferkus
Baritone:
Semion Skigin
Piano:
Alexei Lyubimov
Piano:
Granados Violin
Piano:
Andreas Frolich
Conductor:
Rudolf Barshai

With Jonathan Swain.
Dvorak Overture: Carnival London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Albert Coates
10.10 Schubert Impromptu in E flat, D899 No 2 Dinu Lipatti (piano)
10.15 Solage Fumeux Fume Early Music
Consort of London, director David Munrow
10.21 Listener request: Martin Petite
Symphonie Concertante Ludmilla Muster
(harp), Wilhelm Neuhaus (harpsichord), Jiirgen Lamke (piano), North German Radio
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Giinter Wand
10.43 Schubert Drei Klavierstucke , D946 Elisabeth Leonskaya (piano)
11.16 Bach Kyrie (Mass in B minor, BWV232) Elisabeth Schumann (soprano),
Margaret Balfour (contralto), Philharmonic Choir, London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Albert Coates
11.39 Schubert Impromptu in G flat, D899 No 3 Wilhelm Kempff (piano)
11.47 Listener request: Mehul Overture: La Chasse de Jeune Henri Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Thomas Beecham

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Swain.
Conductor:
Albert Coates
Conductor:
Schubert Impromptu
Director:
David Munrow
Harp:
Ludmilla Muster
Harp:
Wilhelm Neuhaus
Harpsichord:
Jiirgen Lamke
Conductor:
Giinter Wand
Conductor:
Schubert Drei Klavierstucke
Piano:
Elisabeth Leonskaya
Piano:
Bach Kyrie
Soprano:
Elisabeth Schumann
Soprano:
Margaret Balfour
Conductor:
Albert Coates
Conductor:
Schubert Impromptu
Piano:
Wilhelm Kempff
Conductor:
Thomas Beecham

2/5. In conversation with Judith Weir , Donald Macleod looks at some of the examples of folk music and folk lore that turn up in the composer's work.
A Blue True Dream of Sky
BBC Singers, conductor Dominic Wheeler EIReydeFrancia Schubert Ensemble
Sevadlino, My Little One; In the LovelyVillage ofNevesinje (Songs from the Exotic) Tapestry Piano Quartet Schubert Ensemble
The Romance of Count Arnaldos; The Song of Girl Ravished away by the Fairies in South Uist (Songs from the Exotic) Tapestry StringQuartet Yggdrasil Quartet Repeated on Monday at 12 midnight

Contributors

Unknown:
Judith Weir
Unknown:
Donald MacLeod
Conductor:
Dominic Wheeler

Debussy and la Belle Epoque
1/4. Chris de Souza presents a series of concerts recorded at four Scottish music clubs, featuring music by Debussy and composers who were influenced by him.
Today, the Galliard Ensemble play wind music at the Dunblane Cathedral Arts Guild.
Debussy Petite Suite
Paul Taffanel Wind Quintet in G minor Gabriel Pierne Pastorale lbert Trois Pièces Breves

Contributors

Unknown:
Chris de Souza
Unknown:
Gabriel Pierne Pastorale

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Sarah Walker presents a concert recorded last year at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam. Bridge Suite: The Sea
Berlioz Les Nuits dEt6 Jennifer Larmore (mezzo) Hoist Suite: The Planets
Brabant Choir, conductor Richard Hickox

Contributors

Unknown:
Jennifer Larmore
Conductor:
Richard Hickox

lain Burnside and the art historian
Frank Whitford visit London's National Gallery to match up paintings with songs, including pictures by Constable, Watteau, Vermeer and Klimt, and songs by Poulenc, Schubert, Sondheim and Dolly Parton.

Contributors

Unknown:
Frank Whitford

Bath International Music Festival
Andrew Manze (violin) directs the English Concert in a concert to mark the 300th anniversary, this year, of the death of Heinrich Biber , with a performance given last week of the exuberant Missa Christi Resurgentis, recreating at Bath Abbey the splendour of the Easter Day celebrations at Salzburg Cathedral in 1674. Presented by Petroc Trelawny . The English Concert, director Andrew Manze (violin)
Biber Missa Christi Resurgentis

Contributors

Unknown:
Heinrich Biber
Presented By:
Petroc Trelawny
Violin:
Andrew Manze

The degenerative disease ataxia derives its name from the Greek, meaning "without order". AtaXia is also the name of a dance created by choreographer Wayne McGregor , in association with neuroscientists, psychologists, spatial architects and computer programmers, to be premiered at Sadler's Wells. Isabel Hilton reports on this, and interviews Hari Kunzru about his new novel, Transmission. Producer Ariane Koek

Contributors

Unknown:
Wayne McGregor
Unknown:
Isabel Hilton
Unknown:
Hari Kunzru
Producer:
Ariane Koek

Fiona Talkington with 14th-century festive music for the Visconti Court in Milan performed by Texan ensemble Istanpitta. And Norwegian electronic jazz duo Xploding Plastic perform a specially recorded session.

Contributors

Unknown:
Fiona Talkington

3/5. Donald Macleod examines Schumann's tempestuous relationship with his father-in-law and teacher Fried rich Wieck. Liederkreis, Op 24 Nos 1 and 2 Ian Bostridge (tenor), Julius Drake (piano) Carnaval, Op 9 Nelson Freire (piano)
Frauenliebeund-leben, Op 42 Nos 1-4 Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo), Bengt Forsberg (piano) Piano Quartet in E flat, Op 4 7 Florestan Trio Repeated from Wednesday

Contributors

Unknown:
Donald MacLeod
Tenor:
Ian Bostridge
Tenor:
Julius Drake
Piano:
Nelson Freire
Unknown:
Anne Sofie von Otter
Piano:
Bengt Forsberg

With Louise Fryer.
Vivaldi Concerto in D minor for strings, RV128; Psalm Nisi Dominus, RV608 Handel Rodelinda ; Giulio Cesare ; Semele (excerpts); Concerti Grossi , Op 6 (excerpts)
2.05 Mozart Piano Concerto No 2 7 B flat, K595
2.35 Mahler Symphony No 1 3.25 Poulenc Quatre
Motets pourle Temps de Noël 3.35 Grieg Violin Sonata in C minor, Op 45 4.05 Crusell Farewell 4.10
Kalman Komm Zigany ; Czardas (Grafin Mariza) 4.15 Strauss Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche 4.30 Franck Organ Piece in A 4.40 Uszt Ave Maria 4.45 Debussy, arr Allen
Arabesque No 2 4.50 Donizetti TombedegliAviMiei.... Fra Poco a Me Ricovero (Lucia di Lammermoor)
5.00 Mendelssohn Overture: The Hebrides (Fmgal's Cave)
5.10 Schubert Amalia , D195; DerJunglingam Bache, D30; Entziickungan Laura , D390; Sehnsucht, D636
5.25 Chopin Polonaise in Fsharp minor, Op 44
5.35 Handel Where'er You Walk (Semele) 5.40 Usper
Vulnerasti Cor Meum 5.45 Gibbons Fantasia X in A minor
5.50 Hacomplaynt Salve Regina (Eton Choirbook)
6.00 Moniuszko String Quartet No 1 in D minor
6.15 Tchaikovsky Serenade in C for strings, Op 48
6.50 Kalman Dorfkinder (DerZigeunerprimas)

Contributors

Unknown:
Handel Rodelinda
Unknown:
Giulio Cesare
Unknown:
Concerti Grossi
Unknown:
Kalman Komm Zigany
Unknown:
Strauss Till
Unknown:
Schubert Amalia
Unknown:
Entziickungan Laura
Unknown:
Chopin Polonaise
Unknown:
Gibbons Fantasia
Unknown:
Kalman Dorfkinder

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