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Presented by Martin Handley.
7.00-8.00: Vivaldi Violin Concerto in F, RV286 (Per la Solennita di Lorenzo) The English Concert, director Andrew Manze (violin)
Strauss String Sextet (Capriccio) Vienna Sextet Biber DixitDominus
Amsterdam Baroque Choir and Orchestra
8.00-9.00: Mozart Nine Variations in D on a Minuet by Duport, K573 Alfred Brendel (piano) Massenet Suite No 7 (Scenes Alsaciennes)
Monte-Carlo Opera Orchestra, conductor John Eliot Gardiner Durufle Prélude et Fugue surle
Nom d'Alain, Op 7 Jean-Pierre Lecaudey (organ)

Contributors

Presented By:
Martin Handley.
Violin:
Andrew Manze
Piano:
Alfred Brendel
Conductor:
John Eliot Gardiner
Unknown:
Jean-Pierre Lecaudey

With Rob Cowan. Including the chance to hear selections from the Beethoven symphony recordings recommended on yesterday's
Summer CD Review. Other music includes:
Boccherini/Berio Ritirata Notturna di Madrid Milan Giuseppe Verdi Symphony Orchestra, conductor Riccardo Chailly
Morales Lamentabatur Jacob
Pro Cantione Antiqua , conductor Bruno Turner Bach Toccata in E minor, BWV914 Kevin Bowyer (organ)
Mendelssohn On Wings of Song
Jascha Heifetz (violin), Isidor Achron (piano) Castelnuovo-Tedesco Sea Murmurs
Jascha Heifetz (violin), Arpad Sandor (piano) Amadeo Roldan Suite: La Rebambaramba
New World Symphony, conductor Michael Tilson Thomas
Coates Cinderella Fantasy Pro Arte Orchestra, conductor Stanford Robinson
Brahms Intermezzo, Op 117 No 2; Capriccio, Op 76 No 1; Intermezzo, Op 119 No 3 Anton Kuerti (piano)
Puccini TuttaSuMe Ti Posa? Manon, Senti Amor Mio (Manon Lescaut) Renata Tebaldi (soprano),
Giuseppe di Stefano (tenor), Rome RAI Symphony Orchestra, conductor Alberto Paoletti
Handel Concerto Grosso in A minor, Op 6 No 4 Thurston Dart (harpsichord), Boyd Neel and his Chamber Orchestra
Guastavino Pueblito , Mi Pueblo;
Cita Raul Gimenez (tenor), Nina Walker (piano)
Roussel Les Dieux dans I'Ombre des Cavernes (Evocations) Toulouse Capitole Orchestra, conductor Michel Plasson
Bartok Bagatelles , Nos 11, 12 and 14 Zoltan Kocsis (piano)
Mendelssohn/Wayne Shorter On Wings of Song Wayne Shorter Quartet

Contributors

Unknown:
Rob Cowan.
Unknown:
Ritirata Notturna
Conductor:
Riccardo Chailly
Conductor:
Morales Lamentabatur Jacob
Conductor:
Pro Cantione Antiqua
Conductor:
Bruno Turner
Conductor:
Bach Toccata
Unknown:
Kevin Bowyer
Violin:
Jascha Heifetz
Violin:
Isidor Achron
Violin:
Jascha Heifetz
Violin:
Arpad Sandor
Piano:
Amadeo Roldan
Conductor:
Michael Tilson Thomas
Piano:
Anton Kuerti
Unknown:
Senti Amor
Soprano:
Renata Tebaldi
Conductor:
Alberto Paoletti
Harpsichord:
Boyd Neel
Unknown:
Guastavino Pueblito
Tenor:
Cita Raul Gimenez
Tenor:
Nina Walker
Piano:
Roussel Les Dieux
Conductor:
Michel Plasson
Conductor:
Bartok Bagatelles
Piano:
Zoltan Kocsis

The actress Miranda Richardson shares her musical passions with Michael Berkeley. They include Roy Bailey singing the traditional Bitter Withy, the Sanctus from Britten's War Requiem and Debussy's opera Pelleas et Melisande.

Contributors

Unknown:
Miranda Richardson
Unknown:
Michael Berkeley.
Unknown:
Roy Bailey

John Williams and Richard Harvey
Guitarist John Williams goes on an eclectic and colourful musical tour of Europe, South America, China and Africa, with Richard Harvey playing mandolin, dulcimer, various wind instruments and a battery of exotic percussion instruments. A concert given in June at London's Wigmore Hall. The performers chat with Stephanie Hughes.

Contributors

Unknown:
John Williams
Unknown:
Richard Harvey
Unknown:
Guitarist John Williams
Unknown:
Richard Harvey
Unknown:
Stephanie Hughes.

4/4. The cricketer Edward Smith talks to the guitarist Craig Ogden about the differences and similarities between musical and sporting performance. Producer Chris Marshall

Contributors

Talks:
Edward Smith
Guitarist:
Craig Ogden
Producer:
Chris Marshall

Listeners' request show, featuring the overture to Nicolai's opera The Merry Wives of Windsor,
Poulenc's Concerto for organ, strings and timpani, and the Parting of the Red Sea from Handel's oratorio Israel in Egypt. Send in your requests:
PHONE: [number removed]0300 Address:3 for All, BBC Wales, Cardiff CF5 2Y0 email via www.bbc.co.uk/radio3

3/7. Presented by Verity Sharp.
Mozart Clarinet Quintet in A, K581
Martin Frost (clarinet), Royal Quartet Gabrilowitsch Melodie in E minor; Caprice-Burlesque in G flat Llyr Williams (piano)

Contributors

Presented By:
Verity Sharp.
Unknown:
Gabrilowitsch Melodie

Live from the Royal Albert Hall , London, Berlioz's dramatic take on Shakespeare. Presented by John Shea.
Katarina Karneus (mezzo),
Jean-Paul Fouchecourt (tenor), John Relyea (bass), London Symphony Chorus, BBC Scottish
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Nan Volkov Berlioz Romeo et Juliette
Repeated on Monday 8 August at 2pm
This concert is broadcast on BBC4 at 7.50pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Royal Albert Hall
Presented By:
John Shea.
Presented By:
Katarina Karneus
Tenor:
Jean-Paul Fouchecourt
Tenor:
John Relyea
Conductor:
Nan Volkov
Conductor:
Berlioz Romeo

By William Shakespeare. Another chance to hear this production of the Bard's exquisite retelling of a classical myth about desire and loss.
Director Sara Benaim

Contributors

Unknown:
William Shakespeare.
Director:
Sara Benaim
Narrator:
Nicholas Boulton
Venus:
Claire Skinner
Adonis:
Chris Moran

In Search of Hans Christian Andersen
Two hundred years after the birth of Hans Christian Andersen , Michael Rosen and Lars Tharp travel to Denmark to uncover the truth about the unlikely creator of some our best-loved tales. Producer Marya Burgess

Contributors

Unknown:
Hans Christian Andersen
Unknown:
Hans Christian Andersen
Unknown:
Michael Rosen
Unknown:
Lars Tharp
Producer:
Marya Burgess

With John Shea. Mendelssohn Elijah 3.06 Bach Prelude,
Fugue and Allegro in E flat, BWV998 3.20 Schubert
Fantasia in F minor, D940 3.38 Bruch Violin Concerto No 2 in D minor 4.04 Tchaikovsky Pique Dame, Act 2: Yeletzky's Aria 4.08 Tchaikovsky Sleep My Little One and Dream
(Mazeppa) 4.11 Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a theme of Thomas Tallis 4.24 English Tradition, arr Holland The Whale 4.27 Tye Omnes Gentes, Plauaite 4.32 Purcell
Funeral Music for Queen Mary 4.39 Handel Water Music: Suite No 3 in G 4.51 Vivaldi Concerto in F for four violins, RV567(L'Estro Armonico) 5.00 Alablev Overture in F minor
5.12 Eespere De Amore Aeterno 5.18 Visée Suite in A
5.33 Telemann Viola da Gamba Sonata in A minor
(Essercizii Musici ) 5.43 Liszt Hungarian Rhapsody No 1
5.57 Mozart Hai Gia Vinta la Causa (Le Nozze di Figaro)
6.03 Haydn Piano Trio in A, H XV 18 6.22 Schutz to Mora, Ecco Ch'lo Moro (II Primo Libro de Madrigali)
6.26 Chedevllle Sonata for two flutes (VAIIemande) (Op 8)
6.43 Bach Concerto in D minor for two violins, BWV1043

Contributors

Unknown:
John Shea.
Unknown:
Mendelssohn Elijah
Unknown:
Thomas Tallis
Unknown:
Essercizii Musici

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