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Music includes:
7.00-8.30: Haydn Overture: II Mondo delta tuna Vienna Concentus Musicus, conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt Messiaen Vocalise-Etude
Alexei Ogrintchouk (oboe), Cedric Tiberghien (piano) Gluck J'a; Perdu Mon Eurydice (Orpheus and Euridice) Jennifer Larmore (mezzo), Orchestra of San Francisco Opera, conductor Donald Runnicles
8.30-10.00: Monteverdi Salve Regina
Emma Kirkby and Judith Nelson (sopranos), Academy of Ancient Music, director Christopher Hogwood
Debussy Premiere Rapsodie for clarinet and orchestra Kari Krikku , Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jukka-Pekka Saraste
Falla, arr Marechal Siete Canciones Populares
Espanotas Jan Vogler (cello), Bruno Canino (piano)

Contributors

Conductor:
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Conductor:
Messiaen Vocalise-Etude
Oboe:
Alexei Ogrintchouk
Oboe:
Cedric Tiberghien
Unknown:
Jennifer Larmore
Conductor:
Donald Runnicles
Conductor:
Monteverdi Salve Regina
Conductor:
Emma Kirkby
Sopranos:
Judith Nelson
Director:
Christopher Hogwood
Unknown:
Kari Krikku
Unknown:
Jukka-Pekka Saraste
Cello:
Espanotas Jan Vogler
Cello:
Bruno Canino

With Sarah Walker.
Weber Overture: Abu Hassan
Russian National Orchestra, conductor Mikhail Pletnev
10.04 Vivaldi Cessate , Omai Cessate , RV684
Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo), Musica Antiqua , Koln, director Reinhold Goebel
10.15 Stenhammar Sentimental Romance in A , Op 28 No 1 Arve Tellefsen (violin), Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Stig Westerberg
10.23 Janacek On an Overgrown Path, Book I Andras Schiff (piano)
10.52 Dvorak String Quartet in G, Op 106 Vlach Quartet
11.32 Crusell Clarinet Concerto in 6 flat, Op 11
Kari Kriikku , Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Sakari Oramo

Contributors

Unknown:
Sarah Walker.
Conductor:
Mikhail Pletnev
Conductor:
Vivaldi Cessate
Conductor:
Omai Cessate
Unknown:
Anne Sofie von Otter
Unknown:
Musica Antiqua
Director:
Reinhold Goebel
Conductor:
Stig Westerberg
Piano:
Andras Schiff
Unknown:
Kari Kriikku
Conductor:
Sakari Oramo

Introduced by Penny Gore .
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
Hay Music Festival 2007
4/4. The final concert in the song recital series with a literary twist, recorded during this year's Hay Festival. Ann Murray (mezzo), lain Burnside (piano)
Faure Clair de Lune, Op 46 No 2; Four Songs from Five Melodies, Op 58: Green; En Sourdine; Mandoline Hahn Offrande
Poldowski En Sourdine
Bordes Dansons la Gigue
Schubert Lachen und Weinen, D777; Du bist Ruh, D776 Schumann 0, IhrHerren, Op 37 No 3; Volksliedchen, Op 51 No 2
Mahler Blicke mir nicht in die Lieder!; Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen (Ruckert Lieder) Britten Cabaret Songs
2.00 BBC Proms 2007
Sunday's evening Prom concert from the Royal Albert Hall in London, presented by Louise Fryer.
Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo), Orchestra and Choir of Les Musiciens du Louvre-Grenoble, conductor Marc Minowski Faure Shylock (excerpts) Berlioz Les Nuits dEtO
Bizet L'Arlesienne (incidental music) Repeated from Sunday at 6.30pm
3.30 From Wiqmore Hall, London Presented by Penny Gore .
Paul Watkins (cello), Huw Watkins (piano)
Beethoven 12 Variations on Ein Madchen Oder
Weibchen, Op 66 Goehr Fantasie
Brahms Cello Sonata No in E minor, Op 38

Contributors

Introduced By:
Penny Gore
Unknown:
Ann Murray
Unknown:
Mandoline Hahn Offrande
Unknown:
Royal Albert
Presented By:
Louise Fryer.
Conductor:
Marc Minowski
Conductor:
Faure Shylock
Presented By:
Penny Gore
Cello:
Huw Watkins
Unknown:
Ein Madchen Oder

Live. Presented by Louise Fryer.
The Russian-born conductor Semyon Bychkov makes his first Proms appearance with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, and Finnish clarinettist Kari Kriikku performs the concerto written for him by Magnus Lindberg.

Kari Kriikku (clarinet), BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Semyon Bychkov

Stravinsky Scherzo Fantastique

Magnus Lindberg Clarinet Concerto

8.10 Twenty Minutes: Doors to Heaven
Art critic Sarah Kent visits Aidan Hart, a painter of sacred icons, to explore the concepts behind modern iconography and its place in today's culture.

8.30 Rachmaninov Symphony No 2 in E minor

(Repeated on Friday 10 August at 2pm)

Contributors

Presenter:
Louise Fryer
Musicians:
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Conductor:
Semyon Bychkov
Clarinettist:
Kari Kriikku
Presenter (Twenty Minutes):
Sarah Kent
Guest (Twenty Minutes):
Aidan Hart

The poet and critic William Empson , born in 1906, is remembered for his pioneering studies of English literature, such as Seven Types of Ambiguity, as well as his witty poetry, which made a big impact on other 20th-century poets. Writers and commentators
Christopher Ricks , Clive James , John Haffenden and Adam Phillips discuss Empson's life and work. Producers Rob Ketteridge and Amber Barnfather

Contributors

Unknown:
William Empson
Commentators:
Christopher Ricks
Commentators:
Clive James
Commentators:
John Haffenden
Commentators:
Adam Phillips
Producers:
Rob Ketteridge
Producers:
Amber Barnfather

Acknowledged as one of the finest singers in jazz history, Billie Holiday 's short life produced a remarkable recorded legacy in which anguish rubbed shoulders with ecstasy as she sang of unrequited love with a voice which changed with age and hard living, Singer Christine Tobin joins presenter Alyn Shipton to guide him through the best work from Holiday's early and late career. Among the highlights are Good Morning Heartache, My Man and the emotional wasteland of Strange Fruit, a song about a Southern lynching. Producer Alyn Shipton EMAIL: jazzlibrary@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown:
Billie Holiday
Singer:
Christine Tobin
Presenter:
Alyn Shipton
Producer:
Alyn Shipton

Jez Nelson presents a set from US jazz-funk fusion supergroup Medeski Scofield Martin and Wood, recorded at the Barbican in July. The trio, consisting of Hammond-organist John Medeski , drummer Billy Martin and bassist Chris Wood , first collaborated with former Miles Davis guitarist John Scofield on the latter's now classic 1998 album, A Go Go. In 2006 the quartet released OutLouder on their own label, to great critical acclaim. Producer Robert Abel

Contributors

Unknown:
John Medeski
Unknown:
Billy Martin
Bassist:
Chris Wood
Guitarist:
Miles Davis
Guitarist:
John Scofield
Producer:
Robert Abel

Presented by Susan Sharpe. Rameau Zoroastre Soloists, Collegium Vocale, Ghent, La Petite Bande , conductor Sigiswald Kuijken 4.09 Stravinsky Eight Instrumental
Miniatures for 15 instruments 4.17 Prokofiev Waltz Suite (after Schubert) 4.27 Paganlni Sonata No 3 in C for violin and guitar (Centone di Sonate), Op 64 4.32
Strauss Macbeth , Op 23 4.52 Palestrina Agnus Dei 5.00 Bach Prelude and Fugue in F, BWV880 (The Well-Tempered Klavier, Book 2) 5.05 Dukas Sorcerer's Apprentice
5.17 Faure Au Bord de I'Eau, Op 8 No 1; Rencontre, Op 21 No 1
5.22 Salmenhaara Adagietto for orchestra
5.28 Mozart Horn Concerto No 4 in E flat, K495
5.46 Bach Prelude and Fugue in D minor, BWV539
5.53 Mendelssohn Piano Concerto No 2 in D minor
6.18 Monteverdi Confitebor Tibi Domine
6.31 Francalx 11 Variations on a theme by Haydn, for nine wind instruments and double bass
6.43 Haydn Symphony No 22 in E flat (Philosopher)
Barbara Windsor! 7.30pm Radio 2
The EastEnders star and national treasure is feted in London's East
End with a musical celebration

Contributors

Presented By:
Susan Sharpe.
Conductor:
La Petite Bande
Unknown:
Strauss MacBeth
Unknown:
Palestrina Agnus Dei

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