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Presented by Martin Handley. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Bach Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, BWV903 Smetana From Bohemia's Woods and Fields (Ma Vlast)
8.00-9.00: Leclair Violin Concerto in G minor, Op 10 No 6 Strauss Horn Concerto No 2
For full details visit www.bbc. co.uk/radio3/morningon3 on the day of transmission PHONE: [number removed]
(calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) email: morningon3@bbc.co.uk Address: Morning on 3, BBC Radio 3. Broadcasting House. London W1A 1AA

Contributors

Presented By:
Martin Handley.

Andrew McGregor plays some of this month's classical music CD releases.
9.30 Building a Library Martin Cotton surveys the recordings of Stravinsky's Symphony in Three Movements that are currently available and recommends the best of them.
10.15 A round-up of recent reissues.
10.50 Ash Khandekar reviews recent releases of vocal music, including works by the Argentine composer Osvaldo Golijov and songs by Schubert and his contemporaries.
11.20 Young German violinist Julia Fischer talks to Andrew McGregor about her critically acclaimed recordings of Russian repertory, about the Mozart concertos, and about the challenges to a young performer of recording solo Bach.
11.55 The Listening Booth Your chance to request some of the latest CD releases from the list on the programme website .
12.30 Disc of the Week: Bach Easter Oratorio, BWV249 Soloists, Bach Collegium Japan, conductor Masaaki Suzuki www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview PHONE: [number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) email: cdreview@bbc.co.uk Text: [number removed] (standard rate) Disc details are posted on the website and on CEEFAX, BBC1, page 651

Contributors

Unknown:
Andrew McGregor
Unknown:
Ash Khandekar
Unknown:
Osvaldo Golijov
Violinist:
Julia Fischer
Unknown:
Andrew McGregor
Conductor:
Masaaki Suzuki

Handel and the Orchestra. Catherine Bott looks at Handel's gift for orchestration. With music from his operas and oratorios, including Giulio Cesare , Riccardo Primo and Saul.

Contributors

Unknown:
Catherine Bott
Unknown:
Giulio Cesare
Unknown:
Riccardo Primo

Pee Wee's Blues
2/2. Michael Pointon marks the centenary of jazz clarinettist Pee Wee Russell's birth, looking today at the latter part of his career, in which
Russell proved his openness to certain aspects of jazz modernism. Featuring a rare, archive interview with Pee Wee himself.
Producer David Perry
RT DIRECT: Pee Wee Russell with Alex Welsh and His Band is available on CD for E12.99 including p&p. To order, send a cheque, payable to [address removed] or phone: [number removed] (national rate), or visit www.selections.com/rtdirect. Quote ref: [number removed].

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Pointon
Producer:
David Perry
Unknown:
Alex Welsh

Fidelio
LKarita Mattila and Ben Heppner lead the cast in Beethoven's only opera. Presented from New York by Margaret Juntwait.
New York Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Paul Nadler Act1
8.45 Interval: The Met Opera Quiz
An edition of the quiz from CBC Radio Canada. Stuart Hamilton puts listeners' questions to artist manager Carrol Anne Curry , opera specialist at the University of Toronto's Music
Faculty Library David James , and singer, author and arts administrator Richard Turp.
Send questions to Met Opera Quiz, FDR Station, PO Box 805, New York, NY 10150, USA, or via bbc.co.uk/radio3
9.10 Act 2
RT DIRECT: A 1950 recording of Beethoven's Fidelio, conducted by Wilhelm Furtwangler and starring Kirsten Flagstad and Elisabeth Schwarzkopf , is available for E9 including p&p (on 2 CDs). To order please send a cheque, payable to Selections, to: [address removed], or phone: [number removed] (national rate), or visit www.selections.com/rtdirect. Quote ref: [number removed].

Contributors

Unknown:
Ben Heppner
Unknown:
Margaret Juntwait.
Conductor:
Paul Nadler
Unknown:
Stuart Hamilton
Unknown:
Carrol Anne Curry
Unknown:
David James
Unknown:
Richard Turp.
Conducted By:
Wilhelm Furtwangler
Unknown:
Kirsten Flagstad
Unknown:
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
Leonore:
Karita Mattila(soprano)
Florestan:
Ben Heppner(tenor)
Rocco, the gaoler:
Kristinn Siqmundsson(bass)
Marzelline, his daughter:
Jennifer Welch-Babidqe (soprano)
Jaquino, her beau:
Greqory Turay(tenor)
Don Pizarro:
Alan Held(bass-Baritone)
Don Ferrando:
James Morris(bass)

To celebrate the centenary of Samuel Beckett 's birth, Hollywood director Anthony Minghella joins Ian McMillan to present a specially commissioned play he has written for The Verb. And Billie Whitelaw shares her unique and intimate insight into the mind of Samuel Beckett and his work. Producer Ariane Koek

Contributors

Unknown:
Samuel Beckett
Director:
Anthony Minghella
Unknown:
Ian McMillan
Unknown:
Billie Whitelaw
Unknown:
Samuel Beckett
Producer:
Ariane Koek

Ivan Hewett presents two concert performances. Noriko Kawai (piano), BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor John Storgards
Colin Matthews 11 Studies in Velocity
Noriko Kawai (piano); Hidden Variables; Unfolded Order (first UK performance); Suite for piano Noriko Kawai ; Sonata No 5 (Landscape)
Nash Ensemble , conductor Lionel Friend Oliver Knussen Ophelia Dances

Contributors

Unknown:
Ivan Hewett
Piano:
Noriko Kawai
Conductor:
John Storgards
Conductor:
Colin Matthews
Piano:
Noriko Kawai
Piano:
Noriko Kawai
Conductor:
Nash Ensemble
Conductor:
Lionel Friend
Conductor:
Oliver Knussen

With Louise Fryer. BBC Proms 2005: Wagner Overture: The Flying Dutchman Beethoven Piano Concerto No 3 in C minor Brahms Symphony No 1 in C minor 2.37 Mozart Davidde Penitente , K469 3.25 Faure Nocturne No 4 in E flat. Op 36 3.32 Ravel Suite: Ma Mere IVye 3.47 Canteloube Bailero (Songs of the Auvergne) 3.52 Dvorak Overture: Othello 4.09 Mozart, arr Danzi Duos (Cosi Fan Tutte)
4.18 Fltelberq The Song about a Falcon, Op 18 4.31 Bach Prelude (Partita No 3 in E, BWV1006) 4.35 Marais Suite in C minor for viola da gamba and continuo (excerpts) 4.45 A Gabriell Magnificat a 12 4.50 Haydn Divertimento in C, H IV 1 (London Trio No 1) 5.00 Corelli Sonate da Chiesa in D. Op 1 No 12 5.06 JM Bach Furchtet euch nicht 5.10 Handel Oboe Sonata in F, Op I No 5 5.18 Liszt Hungarian Rhapsody No 25.29 Brahms Hungarian Dance No 6 in D flat
5.34 Lipinski Violin Concerto No 4 in A 5.49
Eisner Rondo a la Mazurka in C 5.54 Strauss Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche 6.09 Haydn Symphony No 97 in C
6.35 Esterhazy Harmonia Caelestis (excerpts)

Contributors

Unknown:
Louise Fryer.
Unknown:
Mozart Davidde Penitente
Unknown:
Canteloube Bailero
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Danzi Duos
Unknown:
Eisner Rondo
Unknown:
Strauss Till Eulenspiegels

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