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Presented by Penny Gore . Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Manfredini Concerto Grosso in C, Op 3 No 12 II Giardino Armonico , director
Giovanni Antonini Chopin Ballade No 2 in F, Op 38 Cecile Ousset (piano) Paqanini Moses-Fantaisie llya Gringolts (violin), Irina Ryumina (piano)
8.30-10.00: Wagner Dawn ; Siegfried's Rhine Journey (Götterdämmerung) LPO, conductor Klaus Tennstedt Mahler Rheinlegendchen; Urlicht (Das Knaben Wunderhorn)
Alice Coote (mezzo), Julius Drake (piano) Hindemith Concerto for Orchestra Chicago SO, conductor Neeme Jarvi

Contributors

Presented By:
Penny Gore
Unknown:
Giardino Armonico
Violin:
Irina Ryumina
Piano:
Wagner Dawn
Unknown:
Alice Coote
Piano:
Julius Drake

With Jonathan Swain.
Chopin Polonaise in A flat. Op 53; Ballade No 3 in A flat, Op 47 Van Cliburn (piano)
10.15 Wolf Italian Serenade
Philharmonia, conductor Adrian Boult
10.25 Granados La Maja y el Ruisenor Van Cliburn (piano)
10.35 Listener request: Mahler
Symphony No 8 Joyce Barker , Beryl Hatt and Agnes Giebel (sopranos), Kerstin Meyer and Helen Watts (contraltos), Kenneth Neate (tenor), Alfred Orda (baritone), Arnold van Mill (bass), Emanuel School Boys' Choir, Orpington Junior Singers, Goldsmith's Choral Union, Hampstead
Choral Society, BBC Choral Society, BBC Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Jascha Horenstein

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Swain.
Piano:
Van Cliburn
Conductor:
Adrian Boult
Unknown:
Joyce Barker
Unknown:
Beryl Hatt
Sopranos:
Agnes Giebel
Sopranos:
Kerstin Meyer
Contraltos:
Helen Watts
Contraltos:
Kenneth Neate
Baritone:
Alfred Orda
Conductor:
Jascha Horenstein

4/5. Music for the Masses. Donald Macleod explores the burgeoning worlds of music publishing and public concerts that were becoming established during Purcell's lifetime. Fantasia a 4 in B flat London Baroque What Hope for Us Remains?
Susan Gritton (soprano), Michael George (bass), Mark Caudle (bass viol), David Miller (archlute) Nymphs and Shepherds Nancy Argenta
(soprano), Nicholas Robinson and Fiona Huggett (violins), Trevor Jones (viola), Nigel North
(Baroque guitar), Richard Boothby (viola da gamba), John Toll (harpsichord)
Once, Twice, Thrice, I Julia Tried; Under This Stone Lies Gabriel John
Pro Cantione Antiqua
Of Old When Heroes Thought It Base (Yorkshire Feast Song)
James Bowman (countertenor), Rogers Covey -Crump and Charles Daniels (tenors), Michael George and Robert Evans (basses), the King's Consort, directed by Robert King Repeated on Wednesday at 12 midnight

Contributors

Unknown:
Donald MacLeod
Soprano:
Susan Gritton
Soprano:
Michael George
Bass:
Mark Caudle
Unknown:
David Miller
Soprano:
Nancy Argenta
Soprano:
Nicholas Robinson
Soprano:
Fiona Huggett
Violins:
Trevor Jones
Viola:
Nigel North
Guitar:
Richard Boothby
Unknown:
Gabriel John
Unknown:
Pro Cantione Antiqua
Song:
James Bowman
Unknown:
Rogers Covey
Tenors:
Charles Daniels
Tenors:
Michael George
Tenors:
Robert Evans
Directed By:
Robert King

Hay Festival 2005
3/4. Christopher Cook introduces another recital recorded earlier this month at the Hay Festival in Wales. Stephan Genz (baritone), Roger Vignoles (piano) Wolf Eight Eichendorff Lieder Schumann Dichterliebe , Op 48

Contributors

Introduces:
Christopher Cook
Baritone:
Wales. Stephan Genz
Baritone:
Roger Vignoles
Unknown:
Eichendorff Lieder
Unknown:
Schumann Dichterliebe

BBC Philharmonic
Presented by Sarah Walker.
Wagner Prelude; Liebestod (Tristan and Isolde) Conductor Edward Downes
Beethoven Symphony No 9 in D minor (Choral) Hillevi Martinpelto (soprano), Karen Cargill
(mezzo), Paul Nilon (tenor), Alistair Miles (bass) City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus, conductor Gianandrea Noseda
Beethoven's Symphony No 9 is available for download in MP3 format from I to 7 July at www.bbc.co.uk/radio3

Contributors

Presented By:
Sarah Walker.
Conductor:
Edward Downes
Soprano:
Hillevi Martinpelto
Soprano:
Karen Cargill
Tenor:
Paul Nilon
Tenor:
Alistair Miles
Conductor:
Gianandrea Noseda

Today's selection for younger listeners includes folk music from Finland, a big harp, some seriously chilled-out sounds and a visit from a man in tights. With Angellica Bell and Adrian Dickson.

Contributors

Unknown:
Adrian Dickson.

Ernest Tomlinson appears as composer and arranger, the Band of the Welsh Guards play
Edward German 's Welsh Rhapsody, and Richard Hayman and his orchestra perform a selection from Sigmund Romberg 's New Moon.

Contributors

Unknown:
Ernest Tomlinson
Unknown:
Edward German
Unknown:
Richard Hayman
Unknown:
Sigmund Romberg
Unknown:
New Moon.

The Art of Fugue
Fiona Talkington presents a concert given at Stationers' Hall as part of the City of London Festival, featuring Bach's last masterpiece, The Art of Fugue, left unfinished when he died.
Ton Koopman and Tini Mathot (harpsichords) Bach Die Kunst der Fugue , BWVI080 (Part 1)
8.05 Twenty Minutes: Made in Africa
The stone tools found at Olduvai Gorge in Tanzania, some of the oldest human-made objects found anywhere in the world, are now on display at the British Museum. The museum's director, Neil MacGregor , talks to actor Hugh Ouarshie about this earliest spark of creative genius to come out of Africa.
8.25 Bach Die Kunst der Fugue , BWV1080 (Part 2)

Contributors

Unknown:
Fiona Talkington
Harpsichords:
Tini Mathot
Harpsichords:
Bach Die Kunst Der Fugue
Unknown:
British Museum.
Talks:
Neil MacGregor
Unknown:
Hugh Ouarshie
Unknown:
Bach Die Kunst Der Fugue

Paul Theroux talks to Isabel Hilton about his new novel, Blinding Light, which was inspired by his trip to Ecuador in the footsteps of William Burroughs. Producer Anthony Denselow

Contributors

Talks:
Paul Theroux
Unknown:
Isabel Hilton
Unknown:
William Burroughs.
Producer:
Anthony Denselow

A session from Sufi musician Mercan Dede , Turkish-born and now living in Canada, recorded at this month's Wychwood Festival at Cheltenham Racecourse. Plus Bach from
Maria Joao Pires and the laptop duet Sala Santa Celilia by Ryuichi Sakamoto and Christian Fennesz. Presented by Fiona Talkington.

Contributors

Musician:
Mercan Dede
Unknown:
Maria Joao Pires
Unknown:
Sala Santa Celilia
Unknown:
Ryuichi Sakamoto
Unknown:
Christian Fennesz.
Presented By:
Fiona Talkington.

With Susan Sharpe.
Stenhammar Overture: Excelsior!
Tchaikovsky Symphony No 5 in E minor
1.55 Olsson Gregorian Melodies for organ, Op 30
2.15 Vladiqerov Piano Concerto No 1, Op 6
2.55 Handel Water Music: Suite No in F
3.30 Groneman Flute Sonata in E minor
3.40 Rimsky-Korsakov Suite: The Tale of Tsar Saltan
4.05 Leonarda Sonata Prima 4.10 Cesti Intorno allidot Mio
4.20 Handel Ombra Mai Fu (Xerxes) (arr for oboe and organ) 4.25 Chopin Etude in E, Op 10 No 3 Wienlawski Variations on an Original Theme, Op 15 4.40 Haydn Die Sturm, H XXI Va 8 4.50 Kilar Little Overture
5.00 Tchaikovsky Pas de Deux (Ballet: The Nutcracker)
5.05 Berwald Fantasia on Two Swedish Folk Songs
5.10 Norman Two Songs 5.20 Sjoqren Eroticon,
Op 10 No 2 and 3 5.25 Montsalvatqe Energico Dolce Vivo
5.50 Villa-Lobos Guitar Preludes, No 3 and No 1
6.00 Resplqhi Brazilian Impressions 6.20 Mendelssohn Variations Sérieuses, Op 54 6.30 Schubert Notturno , D897 6.40 Schein Canzon in A minor 6.45 Gesualdo Merce Grido Piangendo ; Luci Serene e Chiare
6.50 Vivaldi Concerto in G minor for strings, RV157

Contributors

Unknown:
Susan Sharpe.
Unknown:
Cesti Intorno
Unknown:
Tchaikovsky Pas de Deux
Unknown:
Schubert Notturno
Unknown:
Schein Canzon
Unknown:
Gesualdo Merce Grido Piangendo
Unknown:
Luci Serene

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