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Presented by Penny Gore . Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Mendelssohn
Overture: A Midsummer Night's Dream Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, conductor Kurt Masur
Elqar Chanson de Matin Nigel Kennedy (violin), Peter Pettinger (piano)
Monteverdi 11 Lamento della Ninfa (Madrigals, Book 8) Glyndebourne Opera , conductor Raymond Leppard
8.30-10.00: Tchaikovsky Suite: The Nutcracker London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andre Previn
Peter Maxwell Davies Kinloch: His Fantasie Fires of London conducted by the composer Vivaldi Violin Concerto in E flat, RV253 (La Tempesta di Mare) Yehudi Menuhin , Polish Chamber Orchestra, conductor Jerzy Maksymiuk

Contributors

Presented By:
Penny Gore
Conductor:
Kurt Masur
Violin:
Nigel Kennedy
Piano:
Peter Pettinger
Conductor:
Glyndebourne Opera
Conductor:
Raymond Leppard
Conductor:
Andre Previn
Conductor:
Peter Maxwell Davies
Unknown:
Yehudi Menuhin
Conductor:
Jerzy Maksymiuk

With Rob Cowan.
Schubert String Trio in B flat, D581 Jascha Heifetz (violin), William Primrose (viola), Gregor Piatigorsky (cello)
10.18 Bach Overture in the French Style, BWV831 Rosalyn Tureck (piano)
10.52 Tchaikovsky Manfred Symphony Philharmonia, conductor Paul Kletzki
11.46 Bach Prelude and Fugue in B flat minor, BWV867 (Well-Tempered Klavier) Rosalyn Tureck (piano)

Contributors

Unknown:
Rob Cowan.
Violin:
Jascha Heifetz
Viola:
William Primrose
Cello:
Gregor Piatigorsky
Piano:
Rosalyn Tureck
Piano:
Tchaikovsky Manfred
Conductor:
Paul Kletzki
Piano:
Rosalyn Tureck

4/5. In Exile. Panufnik never lost his spiritual connection to Poland, despite an absence of nearly 40 years. Donald Macleod looks at the music Panufnik wrote in England that looked back to his native country.
String Quartet No 3 (Wycinanki) Chilingirian Quartet
Katyn Epitaph London Symphony Orchestra conducted by the composer
Bassoon Concerto (mvts 4 and 5) Robert Thompson , London Musici, conductor Mark Stephenson
Sinfonia Votiva (Symphony No 8) Boston Symphony Orchestra, conductor Seiji Ozawa
Repeated on Wednesday at 12 midnight

Contributors

Unknown:
Donald MacLeod
Unknown:
Robert Thompson
Conductor:
Mark Stephenson
Conductor:
Sinfonia Votiva
Conductor:
Seiji Ozawa

French Melodies
3/4. John Toal presents the third of four recitals from Belfast devoted to French song. Brigitte Balleys (mezzo),
Thierry Ravassard (piano)
Berlioz Trois Poemes Irlandais
Faure Automne ; Les Berceaux; Les Roses d'lspahan
Chausson Le Temps des Lilas
Mel Bonis Viens ; Le Soir; Immortelle Tendresse Debussy La Belle au Bois Dormant
Caroline Charriere Le Livre pour Toi

Contributors

Unknown:
John Toal
Song:
Brigitte Balleys
Piano:
Thierry Ravassard
Unknown:
Poemes Irlandais
Unknown:
Faure Automne
Unknown:
Mel Bonis Viens
Unknown:
Caroline Charriere

Music for the Stage:
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Presented by Louise Fryer.
Tchaikovsky Suite: The Sleeping Beauty Conductor Stefan Solyom
Janacek Suite: The Cunning Little Vixen Conductor Bernhard Klee
Glinka Kamarinskaya
Conductor Alexander Titov
Dohnanyi Konz ertstuck, Op 12 Alban Gerhardt (cello), conductor Carlos Kalmar
Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet (excerpts) Conductor Alexander Titov

Contributors

Presented By:
Louise Fryer.
Conductor:
Stefan Solyom
Conductor:
Bernhard Klee
Conductor:
Glinka Kamarinskaya
Conductor:
Alexander Titov
Cello:
Alban Gerhardt
Conductor:
Carlos Kalmar
Conductor:
Prokofiev Romeo
Conductor:
Alexander Titov

Brian Kay presents more light music from his extensive collection, including A Lazy Day by Robert Farnon , The Smokey Mountains
Concerto by Richard Addinsell and four short pieces by Derby-born composer Percy Fletcher.

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian Kay
Unknown:
Robert Farnon
Unknown:
Richard Addinsell
Unknown:
Percy Fletcher.

Gergiev in Finland
Russian maestro Valery Gergiev leads his Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra in three great works from his homeland. In a concert recorded last year at Gergiev's own Mikkeli Festival, Shostakovich's graduation piece is complemented by a symphony by the mature Tchaikovsky. And rising French star
Laurent Korcia is the soloist in Prokofiev's richly lyrical first violin concerto.
Shostakovich Symphony No 1 Prokofiev Violin Concerto No 1
Tchaikovsky Symphony No 4 in F minor

Contributors

Unknown:
Valery Gergiev
Unknown:
Laurent Korcia

Will Self joins Paul Allen live to discuss his novel, The Book of Dave, about an East End taxi driver who writes down his disgruntled rants only for them to be dug up 500 years later and used as the sacred text of a new religion. Producer Kirsty Pope

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Allen
Producer:
Kirsty Pope

Fiona Talkington 's late-night listening includes mountain music of Kyrgyzstan, atmospheric songs from the 13th-century Montpellier manuscript and another group of listeners' recommended tracks in Your3.

Contributors

Unknown:
Fiona Talkington

5/5. Casa Ricordi. Donald Macleod looks at the relationship Verdi had with his publishing house. Piangea Cantando nell'Erma Landa. ... Ave Maria (Otello,Act 4) Cheryl Studer (soprano), Bastille Opera Orchestra/Myung-Whun Chung Libera Me (Messa da Requiem) Carol Vaness (soprano),
Bavarian Radio Chorus and RSO/Colin Davis Je Viens Solliciter de la Reine ... 0 Bien Perdu (Don Carlos, Act 2) Karita Mattila (soprano), Roberto Alagna (tenor), Orchestre de Paris/Antonio Pappano Gloria all'Eqitto, ad Iside ... Vieni, 0
Guerriero Vindice (Aida, Act 2) Arnold Schoenberg Choir, Vienna PO/Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Repeated from Friday

Contributors

Unknown:
Casa Ricordi.
Unknown:
Donald MacLeod
Unknown:
Piangea Cantando
Unknown:
Erma Landa.
Soprano:
Cheryl Studer
Soprano:
Bastille Opera
Unknown:
Chung Libera
Soprano:
Carol Vaness

With Susan Sharpe.
Kunzen Symphony in G minor
1.18 Mozart Piano Concerto No 9 in E flat, K271 (Jeunehomme)
1.46 Haydn Piano Concerto in D, H XVIII 11
2.03 Mozart Symphony No 29 in A, K207
2.23 Britten, arr Bedford Suite: Death in Venice
2.51 Mahler Adagietto (Symphony No 5)
2.59 Grechaninov Missa Festiva, Op 154
3.22 Lhotka String Quartet in G minor
3.58 Beethoven Seven Variations on Bei Mannern welche Liebe fuhlen, Wo046 4.08 Scheidt Alamanda
4.17 Telemann Flute Trio No 4 4.27 Schubert An die
Musik, 05474.30 Schumann Introduction and Allegro Appassionato, Op 92 4.47 Lehar Nem szeret igy teged mas (Paganini) 4.51 Ridout Fall Fair 5.00 Fitelberg Three Mazurkas 5.13 Holmboe Benedic Domino, Anima Mea, Op 59a 5.26 Chaminade Automne, Op 35 No 2
5.33 Chausson Poeme, Op 25 5.51 Verdi Tardo per gli Anni, e Tremulo (Attila) 5.58 Moniuszko Overture: The Chief Commander's Mistress 6.06 Ravel Suite: Ma Mere f'Oye 6.20 Dvorak The Water Goblin,
Op 107 6.41 Brahms Piano Trio No 3 in C minor, Op 101

Contributors

Unknown:
Susan Sharpe.

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