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Presented by Sarah Walker. Music includes:
7.00 -8.00: Sullivan Overture: The Yeomen of the Guard D'Oyly Carte Opera Orchestra, conductor John Pryce-Jones Rachmaninov Variations on a theme of Corelli, Op 42 Nikolai Lugansky (piano)
8.00 -9.00: Handel Coelestis dum Spirat Aura Emma Kirkby (soprano) London Baroque
Kornqold Cello Concerto Zuill Bailey (cello) Linz Bruckner Orchestra, conductor Caspar Richter For full details visit on the day of transmission PHONE: [number removed]0300 email: Address: Morning on 3, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA


Presented By:
Sarah Walker.
John Pryce-Jones
Nikolai Lugansky
Emma Kirkby
Zuill Bailey
Linz Bruckner
Caspar Richter

Andrew McGregor plays new CD releases.
9.30 Building a Library Hilary Finch recommends a recording of Verdi's // Trovatore from those currently available.
10.15 A round-up of recent reissues.
10.50 Alison Bullock reviews new releases of early music, including Gesualdo madrigals from the Gesualdo Consort , Byrd's Great Service from Westminster Abbey, and the King's Singers new album, Sacred Bridges.
11.20 Pianist Andras Schiff talks about his second recording of Bach's Goldberg Variations, his move to the ECM label, and why he's waited until he's 50 to begin a complete cycle of Beethoven's sonatas.
11.55 The Listening Booth Your chance to request some of the latest CD releases from the list on the programme website .
12.20 Disc of the Week: Part Lamentate Alexei Lubimov (piano), Stuttgart RSO, conductor Andrey Boreyko PHONE: [number removed] email: Text: [number removed] (standard rate) Disc details are posted on the website and on CEEFAX. BBC1, page 651


Andrew McGregor
Hilary Finch
Alison Bullock
Gesualdo Consort
Andras Schiff
Alexei Lubimov
Andrey Boreyko

Made in Britain Month: The Powder Treason
1/8. In the first of a series of programmes this month devoted to British music, Catherine Bott looks at the music surrounding the Gunpowder Plot, and at treason from the viewpoint of Catholic composer William Byrd.


Catherine Bott
William Byrd.

Don Cherry: Old and New Dreams
2/2. Jez Nelson revisits the work of avant-garde leader, multi-instrumentalist and free-jazz trumpeter Don Cherry , who died ten years ago. From the mid-60s he began to travel the world, fusing the improvising spirit of jazz with indigenous music of Brazil, Turkey, Morocco, China and Indonesia. Producer JobyWaldman


Jez Nelson
Don Cherry

Cleveland Orchestra Week
The first of a week of Opera on 3 and Performance on 3 celebrating one of America's top orchestras. During these programmes
Geoffrey Smith talks to executive director Gary Hanson , artistic administrator Peter Czornyj , current music director Franz Welser-MSst and to some of the players about their work, the long traditions associated with the orchestra, and the importance of the orchestra to Cleveland itself. Opera is always a significant feature of the Cleveland season, and this concert performance of Don Carlo was recorded at Severance Hall, Cleveland, in 2003. Verdi Don Carlo
The Cleveland Orchestra, the Cleveland
Orchestra Chorus, conductor Franz Welser-Most


Geoffrey Smith
Gary Hanson
Peter Czornyj
Franz Welser-Msst
Don Carlo
Franz Welser-Most
Philip II, King of Spain:
Samuel Ramey (bass)
Don Carlo (Philip's son):
Marcus Haddock (tenor)
Rodrigo, Marquis of Posa:
Simon Keenlyside (baritone)
Elisabeth Philip's Queen:
Miriam Gauci (soprano)
Princess Eboli:
Yvonne Naef (soprano)
The Grand Inquisitor:
Hao Jiang Tian (bass)
Tebaldo, Elisabeth's page:
Rebecca Ringle (mezzo)
Count of Lerma:
Joseph Holmesl (tenor)
An old monk:
Eire Owens (bass)
Voice from Heaven:
Malia Bendi Merad (soprano)
Flemish deputies:
Keith Brautigam
Flemish deputies:
Dann Hild
Flemish deputies:
Ray Liddle
Flemish deputies:
Cyrus A McFarlin
Flemish deputies:
Michael Preacely
Flemish deputies:
Robert Thompson (bass-Baritones)

Ian McMillan presents a cabaret of new writing, poetry and performance. Featuring a poem about dark places for Guy Fawkes Night, and a discussion about the new literary phenomenon Of fan fiction. Producer Aasiya Lodhi


Ian McMillan
Aasiya Lodhi

Music from the 2004 Huddersfield Festival performed by the pianist Jill Richards. Kevin Volans Three Rhythmic Etudes;
Three Structural Etudes; Counting and Attack;
With Utmost Delicacy and Softness; Voicing and Touch


Jill Richards.
Kevin Volans

Sarah Walker introduces the new music ensemble of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Clark Rundell. The concert features soloists Nicholas Cox (clarinet) and John Helliwell (soprano saxophone) in Giya Kancheli's poetic Afternoon and Night Prayers, the final two movements of his large-scale work Life without Christmas. Plus Fra Duri Scogli and Dei Destini
Incrociati by Liverpool-born Kenneth Hesketh and the staged performance of a work commissioned from Mark Simpson , a 17-year-old Liverpudlian and student of the RNCM Junior School.


Sarah Walker
Conducted By:
Clark Rundell.
Conducted By:
John Helliwell
Duri Scogli
Dei Destini
Kenneth Hesketh
Mark Simpson

With Louise Fryer.

Mozart Symphony No 29 in A, K201; Flute Concerto in D, K314 Cimarosa Concerto in G for two flutes Mozart Rondo alla Turca (Piano Sonata in A, K331); Symphony No 41 in C. K551 (Jupiter) Anon March of Brian Boru; O Danny Boy Bach Badinerie (Orchestral Suite No 2 in B minor, BWV1067)

2.43 Verdi String Quartet in E minor

3.08 Debussy Suite Bergamasque

3.27 Prokofiev Violin Concerto No 2

3.54 Kabalevsky Colas Breugnon (excerpts)

4.12 Kunileid My Fatherland You Are My Love; Until I Die

4.19 7.00 Francoeur Violin Sonata in E (arr for cello)

4.30 Schubert Der Alpenjaqer, D588b

4.36 Handel Oboe Sonata in A minor, Op 1 No 4

4.44 Dvorak Slavonic Dance in E minor, Op 72 No 2

4.50 Chopin Rondo in E flat, Op 16

5.00 Kiami Intermezzo

5.04 Verdi Eri Tu (Un Ballo in Maschera)

5.11 Tavener The Lamb

5.13 Durante Concerto a Quattro No 1 in F minor

5.27 Bach Violin Concerto in E, BWV1042

5.45 Haydn Symphony No 88 in G

6.09 Tchaikovsky Souvenir de Florence, Op 70

6.43 Elqar Suite: The Severn, Op 87


Louise Fryer

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