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This week Penny Gore looks at Haydn's last years in London and explores music by composers for whom music was not their only profession.
7.00 8.30 Chopin Nocturne in A, Op 32 No 2 Elisabeth Leonskaya (piano) Haydn Berenice
Che Fai , H XXI Va 10 Amanda Roocroft (soprano), Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner Wagner Forest Murmurs (Siegfried) Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, conductor James Levine
8.30 10.00 : Schumann Phantasiestucke, Op 12 Vladimir Ashkenazy (piano) Haydn Symphony No 102 in B flat Philharmonia Hungarica, conductor Antal Dorati

Contributors

Piano:
Haydn Berenice
Piano:
Che Fai
Soprano:
Amanda Roocroft
Unknown:
St Martin
Conductor:
Neville Marriner Wagner
Conductor:
James Levine
Piano:
Vladimir Ashkenazy
Conductor:
Antal Dorati

With Jonathan Swain. Featuring Corelli's Concerti Grossi , Op 6, and recordings by Frederick Fennell. Goldman Film score: Children's March
Orion R Farrar March: Bombasto Eastman Wind Ensemble, conductor Frederick Fennell
10.07 Corelli Concerto Grosso in D, Op 6 No 1 Academy of St Martin in the Fields, director Neville Marriner
10.23 H Owen Reed La Fiesta Mexicana Eastman Wind Ensemble, conductor Frederick Fennell
10.47 Listener request: Rachmaninov Piano
Sonata No2in B flat minor, Op 36 Vladimir Horowitz
11.09 Corelli Concerto Grosso in F, Op 6 No 2 I Virtuosi di Roma, conductor Renato Fasano
11.23 Hoist Suite No 1, Op 28a Eastman Wind Ensemble, conductor Frederick Fennell
11.35 Listener request: Massenet Suite No 7 (Scenes Alsaciennes) Paris Conservatoire
Concerts Society Orchestra, conductor Albert Wolf

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Swain.
Unknown:
Concerti Grossi
Unknown:
Frederick Fennell.
Conductor:
Frederick Fennell
Director:
Neville Marriner
Conductor:
Frederick Fennell
Unknown:
Vladimir Horowitz
Conductor:
Renato Fasano
Conductor:
Frederick Fennell
Conductor:
Albert Wolf

1/5. Donald Macleod goes in search of the real Isaac Albeniz , unpicking fact from fiction in the life of the great Spanish composer and pianist. Did he really stow away on a ship bound for the Americas? Music includes:
Isaac Albeniz Improvisation in F sharp Performed by the composer Pavana-Capricho, Op 12;
Bajo la Palmera (Cantos de Espana) Alicia de Larrocha (piano)
Albeniz, orch Trayter Concierto Fantastico Aldo Ciccolini (piano), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Enrique Batiz
Albeniz Iberia, Book 1
Alicia de Larrocha (piano) <R)
Producer Andrew Lyle Repeated on Sunday at 12 midnight

Contributors

Unknown:
Donald MacLeod
Unknown:
Isaac Albeniz
Piano:
Alicia de Larrocha
Unknown:
Trayter Concierto Fantastico
Piano:
Aldo Ciccolini
Producer:
Andrew Lyle

BBC Philharmonic
This week Petroc Trelawny presents some of the great French masterpieces. Berlioz Overture: Roman Carnival Conductor Pascal Rophe Respiqhi Pines of Rome Conductor Han Volkov
Chopin Piano Concerto No 2 in F minor
Stanislaw Bunin, conductor Van Pascal Tortelier Saint-Saens Symphony No 3 in C minor (Organ) Conductor Van Pascal Tortelier

Contributors

Conductor:
Pascal Rophe
Conductor:
Respiqhi Pines
Conductor:
Han Volkov
Conductor:
van Pascal Tortelier

Tommy Pearson reviews new film soundtrack releases and talks to composer Debbie Wiseman about her latest film and television scores, including "Arsene Lupin" and "Judge John Deed".

Address: Stage and Screen, [address removed] email: [email address removed]

Contributors

Presenter:
Tommy Pearson
Interviewee/Composer:
Debbie Wiseman

Live from Germany, Louise Fryer visits the Liederhalle in Stuttgart for a concert from the BBC NOW's current tour, including
Mozart's autumnal, last piano concerto and the sparkling symphonic showcase that turned out to be Rachmaninov's swan song.
Marc-André Hamelin (piano), BBC National
Orchestra of Wales, conductor Richard Hickox Rossini Overture: Semiramide
Mozart Piano Concerto No 27 in B flat, K595

Contributors

Unknown:
Louise Fryer
Conductor:
Richard Hickox

Conductor Nicholas Kok
Emmanuel Nunes Vislumbre
An uncompromisingly challenging and virtuosic contemporary choral score from the pen of this Portuguese pupil of Stockhausen, recorded at the 2002 Tage fur Neue Musik in Zurich.

Contributors

Conductor:
Nicholas Kok
Conductor:
Emmanuel Nunes Vislumbre

Military historian Richard Holmes talks to Susan Hitch about In the Footsteps of Churchill, his new television series about Winston Churchill 's life and career. Producer Jerome Weatherald

Contributors

Talks:
Richard Holmes
Unknown:
Susan Hitch
Unknown:
Winston Churchill
Producer:
Jerome Weatherald

Fiona Talkington with traditional vocal music from Vietnam, works for clavichord by the 17th-century German composer JJ Froberger , and a studio session by the folk group Kerfuffle.

Contributors

Unknown:
Fiona Talkington
Unknown:
Jj Froberger

2/5. When Monteverdi lost both his wife and his favourite pupil within six months of one another, he buried himself in his work, producing an extraordinary collection of madrigals on the themes of love and death. He also completed an opera, CArianna, and a ballet for the lavish wedding celebrations for the Duke of Mantua's son. Donald Macleod introduces these works, which helped establish Monteverdi's reputation both in Italy and the rest of Europe. Repeated from Tuesday at 12 noon

Contributors

Introduces:
Donald MacLeod

Presented by Jonathan Swain. Kodaly Serenade , Op 12
Dvorak Piano Quartet in E flat, Op 871.55 Svendsen
Symphony No 2 in B flat 2.30 Sjoqren Piano Sonata No 2, Op 44 2.50 Schenck Viola da Gamba Sonata in Fsharp minor, Op 9 No 3 3.05 J Strauss (son) Waltz: Roses from the South, Op 388 3.15 Beethoven Piano Sonata in C,
Op 2 No 3 3.45 Haydn Symphony No 73 in D (La Chasse)
4.10 Moniuszko Wilja 4.15 Schumann Papillons , Op 2
4.30 Handel Where'er You Walk (Semele) 4.35 Baltzar Divisions on John Come Kiss Me Now 4.40 Ortiz La Spagna Sandrin Doulce Memoire Ortiz Recercada
Segunda sobre Doulce Memoire 4.45 Nielsen Overture: Helios 5.00 Bruckner Ecce Sacerdos 5.05 Riisaqer Little Overture 5.10 Mozart Fantasy and Fugue in C. K394
5.20 Duparc Le Manoir de Rosamonde 5.25 Schumann Overture: Die Braut von Messina 5.30 Kodaly Pictures from Matra 5.45 Brumby Paen 5.50 Heinrich Bach Ich danke dir, Gott 5.55 Purcell, arr Bartok Preludes in G and C
6.00 Handel Concerto Grosso in B flat, Op 6 No 7
6.15 Rodriqo, arr Tiefenbach Cuatro Madrigales
Amatorios 6.25 Rameau Suite: Les Indes Galantes

Contributors

Presented By:
Jonathan Swain.
Presented By:
Kodaly Serenade
Unknown:
Schumann Papillons
Unknown:
Bruckner Ecce Sacerdos
Unknown:
Brumby Paen
Unknown:
Heinrich Bach Ich
Unknown:
Tiefenbach Cuatro Madrigales

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