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Presented by Martin Handley. Music includes:
7.00 8.00 Duruf le Quatre Motets sur des
Themes Grégoriens, Op 10 Poulenc Oboe Sonata
8.00 9.00 : Prokofiev Symphony No 1 (Classical) Puccini Crisantemi

Contributors

Presented By:
Martin Handley.
Unknown:
Puccini Crisantemi

With Rob Cowan. Including the recording of Janacek's Taras Bulba recommended in yesterday's CD Review. Plus:
Schubert Overture in E minor, D470 LPO, conductor Raymond Leppard Schiitz Veni Sancte Spiritus Cantus Colin , Musica Fiata
Mondonville Sonate en Symphonie, Op 3 No 3 Les Musiciens du Louvre, conductor Mark Minkowski Gluck Decidesti il Suo Destin; 0 Tu la Cosamia Piu Cara (Iphigenie en Aulide, Act 2) Boris Christoff (bass), Philharmonia, conductor Jerzy Semkow Adams 40% Swing (Road Movies)
James Ehnes (violin), Andrew Russo (piano)
Haydn Symphony No 99 in E flat Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Rafael Kubelik Duparc Chanson Triste Sine Bundgaard, Danish Radio Sinfonietta, conductor Matthias Pintscher Bernardus van Bree Allegro Moderato for four string quartets Hague Residentie Orchestra, conductor Ferdinand Leitner
Faure Elegie , Op 24
Pierre Fournier (cello), Ernest Lush (piano)
Nielsen, arr Ketting Paraphrase on Nearer, My God, to Thee RLPO, conductor Douglas Bostock Bartok Romanian Folk Dances
Eudice Shapiro (violin), Ralph Berkowitz (piano) Elgar Three Songs, Op 59 Robert Tear (tenor), CBSO, conductor Vernon Handley
Bach French Suite No 4 in E flat, BWV815 Tatiana Nikolaeva (piano)
Email your comments to: cowancollection@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown:
Rob Cowan.
Unknown:
Taras Bulba
Conductor:
Raymond Leppard
Unknown:
Cantus Colin
Conductor:
Mark Minkowski
Conductor:
Gluck Decidesti
Bass:
Boris Christoff
Conductor:
Jerzy Semkow
Violin:
James Ehnes
Violin:
Andrew Russo
Conductor:
Rafael Kubelik
Conductor:
Matthias Pintscher
Conductor:
Ferdinand Leitner
Conductor:
Faure Elegie
Cello:
Pierre Fournier
Cello:
Ernest Lush
Conductor:
Douglas Bostock
Violin:
Eudice Shapiro
Violin:
Ralph Berkowitz
Conductor:
Vernon Handley
Piano:
Tatiana Nikolaeva

Anna Ford , journalist and news presenter, reveals her musical passions to Michael Berkeley. These include works by Bach,
Mozart, Schubert and Tarrega, and songs by the Gershwin brothers and the McGarrigle sisters.

Contributors

Unknown:
Anna Ford
Unknown:
Michael Berkeley.

Verbier Festival 2004
From last summer's festival in the Swiss Alps,
Thomas Quasthoff prefaces his recital by sharing with Stephanie Hughes his thoughts on how to perform Schubert's most demanding of song cycles. Thomas Quasthoff (baritone), James Levine (piano) Schubert Winterreise , 0911

Contributors

Unknown:
Thomas Quasthoff
Unknown:
Stephanie Hughes
Baritone:
Thomas Quasthoff
Baritone:
James Levine
Piano:
Schubert Winterreise

2/4. Spain. John Williams looks at the playing of the virtuosos Andres Segovia and his contemporary Regino Sainz de la Maza, for whom Rodrigo composed the Concierto de Aranjuez. He explores works of Tarrega and Llobet and the traditional Spanish music that was adapted for the guitar.

Contributors

Unknown:
Andres Segovia

This week's requests includes a vintage recording of Schubert's F minor Fantaisie for piano duet, played by Sviatoslav Richter and Benjamin Britten, one of Paganini's guitar guartets, and Finzi's serene Eclogue for piano and orchestra. Send in your requests by Phone: [number removed] Email via [email address removed]
Address: 3 for All, [address removed]

Contributors

Presenter:
Brian Kay

An extraordinary new production of Wagner's Tristan und Isolde opens in Paris this week, promising to deliver fresh insight into Wagner's operatic masterpiece. Tom Service talks to director Peter Sellars, conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen and video artist Bill Viola. Meanwhile in London, a new play, Tristan and Yseult, opens at the National Theatre. Psychologists and philosophers explain why the Tristan myth has endured so strongly since the Middle Ages and is still relevant today. And leading musicians talk about their make-or-break career decisions.

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Service
Interviewee/Director:
Peter Sellars
Interviewee/Conductor:
Esa-Pekka Salonen
Interviewee/Video Artist:
Bill Viola

Passion to Pentecost in the Golden Aqe
Sacred music for the period from Holy Week to Pentecost by some of the giants of 16th-century music. Louise Fryer introduces this concert, recorded in St James 's Piccadilly, in London. BBC Singers, conductor Peter Phillips Victoria Surrexit Pastor Bonus Lassus Surrexit Pastor Bonus
Tallis Lamentations of Jeremiah Byrd Tristitia et Anxietas; Victimae Paschali Victoria Ardens Est Cor Meum
Palestrina Motet and Mass: Dum Complerentur Dies Pentecostes

Contributors

Introduces:
Louise Fryer
Unknown:
St James
Conductor:
Peter Phillips
Unknown:
Tallis Lamentations
Unknown:
Jeremiah Byrd Tristitia
Unknown:
Victimae Paschali

Ka, a poet and political exile, returns to Turkey to write an investigative piece about troubling events in the mysterious, snow-shrouded city of Kars - a place haunted by the silences of its own history. This spectacular novel by Orhan Pamuk evokes the spiritual fragility of the non-Western world, its ambivalence about the godless West, and its fury. Dramatised by James Friel and translated by Maureen Freely.
Music composed and performed by Melanie Pappenheim Producer/Director Marilyn Imrie
Orhan Pamuk is a guest on Night Waves on Thursday at 9.30pm

Contributors

Novel By:
Orhan Pamuk
Dramatised By:
James Friel
Translated By:
Maureen Freely.
Unknown:
Melanie Pappenheim
Director:
Marilyn Imrie
Director:
Orhan Pamuk
Orhan:
Robert Glenister
Ka:
William Houston
Ipek:
Lia Williams
Kadife:
Jasmine Hyde
Necip:
Philip Arditti
Fazil:
Philip Arditti
Turgut Bey:
Philip Jackson
Sunay:
Zaim Jackklaff
Funda Esser:
Nina Wadia
Director:
Nadim Sawalha
Blue:
Michael Maloney
Cavit:
Ben Crowe
Agent:
Ben Crowe
Z Demirkol:
Stephen Critchlow

Ciaudio Monteverdi (1567-1643)
1/5. Monteverdi wrote the world's first operatic masterpiece - L'Orfeo. Donald Macleod raises the curtain on Monteverdi's dramatic music.
Repeated from Monday at 12 noon

Contributors

Unknown:
Ciaudio Monteverdi
Unknown:
Donald MacLeod

With Jonathan Swain. Biber Missa Bruxellensis Muffat
Sonata No 5 in G (Armonico Tributo) Bach Magnificat in D, BWV243 2.30 Nielsen Violin Concerto 3.10
Weber Rondo Brillante in E flat, Op 62 3.15 Berwald Septet in B flat
3.40 Beethoven Symphony No 2 in D 4.10 Haydn Piano Sonata in E flat, H XVI 38 4.20 Handel Sorge net Petto
(Rinaldo) 4.25 Eisner Polonaise in E flat 4.30 WleniawsKi Légende, Op 174.40 Glinka Sousanine 's Aria (
Ivan Sousanine ) 4.45 Saint-Saens Scherzo , Op 87 5.00 Bach Prelude and Fugue in C minor, BWV546 5.10 Biber Sonata No 1 in C (Sonatae Tam Aris Quam Aulis Servientes)
5.15 Handel Al Lampo dell'Armi (Giulio Cesare in Egitto)
5.20 Bartok Little Piano Pieces (excerpts) 5.30 Kutev Herman 5.35 Schumann Arabesque in C 5.45 Mozart Symphony No 32 in G, K318 5.55 Chopin Polonaise in B flat, Op 71 No 2 6.00 Paderewski, arr
Wiechowicz Lieder , Op 18 (excerpts) 6.10 Vladiqerov Improvisation and Toccata, Op 36 6.25 Pintaric Fantasia and Pastorella in B flat 6.30 Schubert Symphony No 5 in B flat

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Swain.
Unknown:
Weber Rondo Brillante
Unknown:
Eisner Polonaise
Unknown:
Glinka Sousanine
Unknown:
Ivan Sousanine
Unknown:
Saint-Saens Scherzo
Unknown:
Handel Al Lampo
Unknown:
Giulio Cesare
Unknown:
Kutev Herman
Unknown:
Chopin Polonaise
Unknown:
Wiechowicz Lieder
Unknown:
Pintaric Fantasia

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