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Presented by Penny Gore . Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Chopin Ballade No 1 in G minor, Op 23 Nikolai Demidenko (piano)
Scheidt Pavan ; Galliard Battaglia (Ludi Musici ) Hesperion XXI, director Jordi Savall
Britten The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, conductor Simon Rattle
8.30-10.00: Brahms Scherzo in C minor (FAE Sonata) Leila Josefowicz (violin), John Novacek (piano)
Janacek In the Mists Andras Schiff (piano) Bernstein Overture: Candide London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Leonard Bernstein

Contributors

Presented By:
Penny Gore
Piano:
Nikolai Demidenko
Piano:
Scheidt Pavan
Unknown:
Ludi Musici
Director:
Jordi Savall
Conductor:
Simon Rattle
Violin:
Leila Josefowicz
Piano:
John Novacek
Piano:
Andras Schiff
Conductor:
Leonard Bernstein

Presented by Jonathan Swain. lbert Entr'acte
Jean-Pierre Rampal (flute), Lily Laskine (harp)
10.05 Rimsky-Korsakov Symphony No 2 (Antar) Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Thomas Beecham
10.35 Debussy Trio Marcel Moyse (flute), Alice Merckel (viola), Lily Laskine (harp)
10.54 Mozart Wenn der Freude Tranen fliessen
(Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail)
Fritz Wunderlich (tenor), Bavarian State Opera Orchestra, conductor Eugen Jochum
11.00 Jolivet Harp Concerto Lily Laskine ,
Paris Opera Orchestra, conductor Andre Jolivet
11.19 Van Eyck Rosemont; Praise Song of Mary; Courante Mars
Marion Verbruggen (recorders)
11.26 Rimsky-Korsakov Suite: Christmas Eve Scottish National Orchestra, conductor Neeme Jarvi

Contributors

Presented By:
Jonathan Swain.
Flute:
Jean-Pierre Rampal
Flute:
Lily Laskine
Conductor:
Thomas Beecham
Flute:
Marcel Moyse
Viola:
Alice Merckel
Viola:
Lily Laskine
Harp:
Freude Tranen
Tenor:
Fritz Wunderlich
Conductor:
Eugen Jochum
Unknown:
Lily Laskine
Conductor:
Andre Jolivet

5/5. Music for the Theatre. Alongside his official duties at court and for Westminster Abbey, Purcell enjoyed huge success as a freelance composer for the stage. Donald Macleod introduces some of his greatest hits. Ah! Ah! How Happy Are We
(The Indian Queen) Timothy Penrose (countertenor), James Griffett (tenor), Jaroslav Tuma (harpsichord), Petr Hejny (viola da gamba) Man Is for the Woman Made
Judith Nelson (soprano),
Christopher Hogwood (harpsichord) Suite: The History of Dioclesian Tafelmusik , conductor Jeanne Lamon The Fairy Queen, Act 2 (excerpt)
Lorna Anderson (soprano), the Sixteen Choir and Orchestra, conductor Harry Christophers
Masque of the Seasons (The Fairy Queen, Act 4) Lorna Anderson and Gillian Fisher (sopranos), Michael Chance (alto), Ian Partridge ,
Simon Berridge and Philip Daggett (tenors),
Michael George (bass), the Sixteen Choir and Orchestra, conductor Harry Christophers Fairest Isle (King Arthur)
Nancy Argenta (soprano), Nigel North (archlute) Repeated on Thursday at 12 midnight

Contributors

Introduces:
Donald MacLeod
Unknown:
Timothy Penrose
Tenor:
James Griffett
Harpsichord:
Jaroslav Tuma
Viola:
Petr Hejny
Soprano:
Judith Nelson
Harpsichord:
Christopher Hogwood
Conductor:
Dioclesian Tafelmusik
Conductor:
Jeanne Lamon
Soprano:
Lorna Anderson
Conductor:
Harry Christophers
Unknown:
Lorna Anderson
Sopranos:
Gillian Fisher
Unknown:
Ian Partridge
Unknown:
Simon Berridge
Tenors:
Philip Daggett
Tenors:
Michael George
Conductor:
Harry Christophers
Soprano:
Nancy Argenta
Soprano:
Nigel North

John Toal introduces the last of this week's recitals recorded at the Guildhall in Londonderry, Northern Ireland, to mark the centenary of Shostakovich's birth. David Grimal (violin), Francois-Frederic Guy (piano) Schoenberg Phantasy, Op 47
Prokofiev Cinq Melodies, Op 35
Shostakovich Violin Sonata, Op 134

Contributors

Presenter:
John Toal
Violinist:
David Grimal
Pianist:
Francois-Frederic Guy

Shostakovich in Context
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch .
Rachmaninov Symphony No 1 in D minor Conductor Owain Arwel Hughes Stravinsky The Rite of Spring Conductor Jac van Steen
Shostakovich Symphony No 9 Conductor Grant Llewellyn

Contributors

Presented By:
Sara Mohr-Pietsch
Conductor:
Owain Arwel Hughes
Conductor:
Grant Llewellyn

Alice Coltrane
Julian Joseph celebrates the life and music of Alice Coltrane , the Detroit-born pianist married to John Coltrane. Producer Keith Loxam
RT DIRECT: Alice Coltrane Universal Consciousness (1 CD) is available for E9.99 including p&p. To order please send a cheque, payable to Selections to: [address removed] or call the orderline on [number removed], or visit www.selections.com/rtdirect Quote Ref [number removed]. UK delivery only

Contributors

Unknown:
Alice Coltrane
Unknown:
Julian Joseph
Unknown:
Alice Coltrane
Unknown:
John Coltrane.
Producer:
Keith Loxam

A concert given in September at the City Halls, Glasgow, introduced by Sara Mohr-Pietsch .
Andrew Berridge , Scott Dickinson and Lawrence Power (violas), BBC Scottish
Symphony Orchestra, conductor Nan Volkov Oliver Knussen Flourish with Fireworks
George Benjamin Viola , Viola With Andrew Berridge and Scott Dickinson (violas) Dance Figures
Walton Viola Concerto With Lawrence Power
Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique

Contributors

Introduced By:
Sara Mohr-Pietsch
Introduced By:
Andrew Berridge
Introduced By:
Scott Dickinson
Conductor:
Nan Volkov
Conductor:
Oliver Knussen
Viola:
George Benjamin Viola
Unknown:
Andrew Berridge
Violas:
Scott Dickinson
Unknown:
Walton Viola

Gabriel Gbadamosi and guests discuss
Shortbus, John Cameron Mitchell 's new film, which takes place in a fantasy post-9/11 New York among a group of characters who seek catharsis through sexual experiences. Producer Martin Smith

Contributors

Unknown:
Gabriel Gbadamosi
Unknown:
John Cameron Mitchell
Producer:
Martin Smith

With Susan Sharpe. Ravel Une Barque surl'Ocean (Miroirs)
Saint-Saens Piano Concerto No 5 in F (Egyptian)
Debussy, orch Biisser Printemps Debussy Iberia (Images)
2.22 Rameau Suite: Les Indes Galantes 2.55 Walpunjis Talestri Regina delle Amazoni (excerpts) 3.34 Smetana Piano Trio in G minor, Op 15 4.03 Surrani Partita
4.13 Byrd Walsingham Variations 4.22 Bodinus Trio in G
4.31 Ravel Oiseaux Tristes: Alborada del Gracioso (Miroirs)
4.42 Melartin Karelian Scenes, Op 146 4.54 Kreisler Praeludium and Allegro in the style of Gaetano Pugnani
5.00 Honiuszko Overture: Flis the Raftsman 5.08
SchotekZweiKlavierstucke, Op 29 5.17 Adam, arr Cable Cantique de Noel 5.21 Yon Gesu Bambino 5.25 Schreker Valse Lente 5.29 Sibelius Valse Triste 5.35 Satie, arr
GotoJe Te Veux (Valse Chantee) 5.39 Satie Gymnopedie No 15.44 Peggy Glanville-Hicks Three Gymnopedies
5.53 Franck E/évation in A 5.59 Handel Water Music:
Suite No 3 in G. HWV350 6.10 Bach Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, BWV903 6.22 Britten On This Island. Op 116.37 Schlegel Violin Sonata, Op 34

Contributors

Unknown:
Susan Sharpe.
Unknown:
Walpunjis Talestri Regina
Unknown:
Surrani Partita
Unknown:
Byrd Walsingham
Unknown:
Kreisler Praeludium
Unknown:
Gaetano Pugnani
Unknown:
Sibelius Valse Triste

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