The BBC has announced that it has a sustainable plan for the future of the BBC Singers, in association with The VOCES8 Foundation.
The threat to reduce the staff of the three English orchestras by 20% has not been lifted, but it is being reconsidered.
See the BBC press release here.

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SAT 01:00 Through the Night (b00q912d)

SAT 07:00 Breakfast (b00qbz71)
Saturday - Suzy Klein

01 01:26:00 Samuel Barber
Sure on this shining night

01 01:30:00 Ludwig van Beethoven
Overture: The Ruins of Athens

01 01:17:00 Bodinus (artist)
Sonata no.1 in D major (Musicalische Divertissements part 5)
Performer: Bodinus

01 01:03:00 Johannes Brahms
Hungarian Dance no.5 for orchestra

01 00:21:00 Max Bruch
Allegro Vivace in B major from 8 pieces for clarinet, viola and piano (Op.83 No.7)

01 00:25:00 Luigi Cherubini
Overture from Médée

01 01:37:00 CHOPIN transc. HEIFETZ (artist)
Nocturne, Op.55 No.2 in E flat major trans. Jascha Heifetz
Performer: CHOPIN transc. HEIFETZ

01 01:08:00 Frederick Delius
La Calinda

01 00:03:00 André Cardinal Destouches (artist)
Chaconne from Les Élémens – opera-ballet
Performer: André Cardinal Destouches

01 01:06:00 Ferrabosco (Younger) (artist)
So beautie on the waters stood (text: Ben Jonson)
Performer: Ferrabosco (Younger)

01 00:57:00 Foreman/Smyth (artist)
Cardiac Arrest
Performer: Foreman/Smyth

01 01:13:00 Garner/Burke (artist)
Performer: Garner/Burke

01 00:16:00 Orlando Gibbons
Fantasia no.3 a 6

01 01:21:00 Aram Khachaturian
Waltz from Masquerade

01 00:09:00 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Abendempfindung an Laura, K.523

01 01:41:00 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Serenade (K.239) in D major, 'Serenata notturna'

01 01:57:00 Ottorino Respighi
Preludio (Gli Ucelli – The Birds)

01 00:41:00 James Rhodes (artist)
Danse (Tarantelle styrienne)
Performer: James Rhodes

01 00:46:00 Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (artist)
Sérénade mélancolique, Op.26
Performer: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

01 00:34:00 Mikis Theodorakis
Zorba's entrance – Act 1 Scene 3 from the ballet Alexis Zorbas

01 01:54:00 Trad. Sardinian (artist)
The Rooster
Performer: Trad. Sardinian

SAT 09:00 CD Review (b00qbz73)
Building a Library: Schoenberg: Five Pieces for orchestra

SAT 12:15 Music Feature (b00qbz75)
Theodorakis - Greece's Musical Revolutionary

SAT 13:00 The Early Music Show (b00qbz77)
Rose Consort of Viols at the 2009 York Early Music Festival

SAT 14:00 Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert (b00q904p)
Mark Padmore/Andrew West

SAT 15:00 World Routes (b00g3rxj)
World Routes in North East Brazil
Forro, coco and cowboys

Lucy Duran is at the home of the music style Forro in North East of Brazil. Her guide Paulo Andre gives the history Forro and its spread across Brazil.
Duration 00:06:35

02 00:01:38 Luiz Gonzaga (artist)
Danado de Bom
Performer: Luiz Gonzaga
Duration 00:00:56

03 00:04:58 Luiz Gonzaga (artist)
A Feira de Caruaru
Performer: Luiz Gonzaga
Duration 00:01:27

04 00:06:36
Lucy meets Azulao, a Forro musician, in Caruaru a town known for its carnivals and Forro bars. He talks about performing traditional Forro. They discuss the Forro musical scene and its decline.
Duration 00:08:30

05 00:07:54 Herbert Lucena (artist)
Balanca Boeiro
Performer: Herbert Lucena
Duration 00:03:14

06 00:14:02 Azulão (artist)
Dona Teresa
Performer: Azulão
Duration 00:03:06

07 00:17:07
Decline of Forro
Lucy and Paulo talk about the decline of Forro and how difficult it is to hear it in its traditional form. Legendary Forro singer Azulao performs a song about the pain of love which always fades.
Duration 00:05:40

08 00:19:45 Azulão (artist)
Dor de Cotovelo
Performer: Azulão
Duration 00:03:02

09 00:22:48
World's biggest open air theatre
Lucy is at the world’s biggest open air theatre in New Jerusalem in the North East region of Pernambuco. Paulo describes the performances of the story of the Passion that happen every year.
Duration 00:06:47

10 00:27:30 Waldir Silva (artist)
Nesse coco eu mao brinco mais
Performer: Waldir Silva
Duration 00:02:05

11 00:29:36
Walmir Silva
At a bar in Caruaru Lucy meets famous Forro musician, Walmir Silva. She listens to a form of improvised Forro and talks about different styles of music she recognizes in Forro.
Duration 00:10:45

12 00:32:03 Waldir Silva (artist)
Improvisation for Paulo Andre
Performer: Waldir Silva
Duration 00:01:49

13 00:36:34 Waldir Silva (artist)
Casa de Maroca
Performer: Waldir Silva
Duration 00:02:57

14 00:40:22
J Borges and his work
Lucy is in a small town called Basero in the studio of a local artist, J Borges. Paulo explains the background to the style of his work and his use of woodcuts to illustrate folk tales.
Duration 00:03:50

15 00:43:33 Maciel Melo (artist)
Brasil Pernambuco
Performer: Maciel Melo
Duration 00:00:40

16 00:44:13
Arcoverde and coco
Lucy is in Arcoverde, the gateway town to the lawless dessert area in North East Brazil. She hears African group Coco Raizes perform ‘coco’, the music of slaves.
Duration 00:03:59

17 00:46:04 Coco Raizes (artist)
Balanco da canoa
Performer: Coco Raizes
Duration 00:02:18

18 00:48:13
Coco Raizes and clog dancing
A member of African group Coco Raizes demonstrates how dancing with wooden clogs provides percussion. He tells Lucy about the history of coco and how the coco dance was used to help level floors.
Duration 00:05:59

19 00:51:30 Coco Raizes (artist)
Performer: Coco Raizes
Duration 00:02:42

20 00:54:13
Cowboys in the desert
Lucy travels into the desert area of Sertao where she unexpectedly meets some cowboys. Paulo explains the harsh lifestyle of these cowboys whilst they improvise a song.
Duration 00:04:15

21 00:56:29 Unknown cowboys (artist)
Improvisation about the World Routes team
Performer: Unknown cowboys
Duration 00:01:59

SAT 16:00 Jazz Library (b00qbzfz)
Erroll Garner

01 Erroll Garner (artist)
Fast Company
Performer: Erroll Garner

02 Erroll Garner (artist)
White Rose Bounce
Performer: Erroll Garner

03 Erroll Garner (artist)
Frankie and Johnny Fantasy
Performer: Erroll Garner

04 Erroll Garner (artist)
Penthouse Serenade
Performer: Erroll Garner

05 Erroll Garner (artist)
She's Funny That way
Performer: Erroll Garner

06 Erroll Garner (artist)
Performer: Erroll Garner

07 Erroll Garner (artist)
Performer: Erroll Garner

08 Erroll Garner (artist)
It's All Right With Me
Performer: Erroll Garner

09 Erroll Garner (artist)
Teach Me Tonight
Performer: Erroll Garner

10 Erroll Garner (artist)
Mambo Gotham
Performer: Erroll Garner

11 Erroll Garner (artist)
You Do Something to Me
Performer: Erroll Garner

12 Erroll Garner (artist)
You Brought A New Kind Of Love To Me
Performer: Erroll Garner

13 Erroll Garner (artist)
In The Park In Paree
Performer: Erroll Garner

SAT 17:00 Jazz Record Requests (b00qbzg1)

01 Wynton Marsalis (artist)
Oh, but on the Third Day (Happy Feet Blues) (JRR Signature Tune)
Performer: Wynton Marsalis

02 Leon "Chu" Berry (artist)
How Come You Do Me Like You Do?
Performer: Leon "Chu" Berry

03 Bob Crosby (artist)
Who's Sorry Now?
Performer: Bob Crosby

04 John Kirby (artist)
Front and Centre
Performer: John Kirby

05 Claude Thornhill (artist)
Sometimes I'm Happy
Performer: Claude Thornhill

06 The Manhattan Transfer (artist)
Performer: The Manhattan Transfer

07 Django Reinhardt (artist)
Performer: Django Reinhardt

08 Stan Kenton (artist)
What are You Doing for the Rest of Your Life?
Performer: Stan Kenton

09 Joe Harriott (artist)
Count Twelve
Performer: Joe Harriott

10 Paul Motian (artist)
Split Decision Composer: Paul Motian
Performer: Paul Motian

11 Gerry Mulligan (artist)
Lady Chatterley's Mother
Performer: Gerry Mulligan

12 Tubby Hayes (artist)
Sunny Monday
Performer: Tubby Hayes

SAT 18:00 Opera on 3 (b00qbzg3)
Live from the Met
Verdi's Stiffelio

SAT 21:15 Between the Ears (b00qbzg5)
The Chekhov Challenge - The Sound of a Breaking String

SAT 21:45 Pre-Hear (b00qg4dj)
Italian Music for Voices, Pianos and Percussion

SAT 22:30 Hear and Now (b00qbzgm)
James Dillon/Jonathan Harvey


SUN 00:00 The Early Music Show (b00n12nc)
Renaissance Polyphony

01 Thomas Tallis
O Sacrum Convivium
Performer: Tallis Scholars
Conductor: Peter Phillips

02 John Taverner
Western Wind Mass - Sanctus and Benedictus
Performer: Tallis Scholars
Conductor: Peter Phillips

03 Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
Surge, illuminare
Performer: Tallis Scholars
Conductor: Peter Phillips

04 Thomas Tallis
Lamentations 1
Performer: Tallis Scholars
Conductor: Peter Phillips

05 Gregorio Allegri
Performer: Roy Goodman
Performer: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge
Conductor: Sir David Willcocks

06 Thomas Tallis
Salvator mundi
Performer: The Clerkes of Oxenford
Conductor: David Wulstan

07 Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
Gloria (Missa Papae Marcelli)
Performer: Tallis Scholars
Conductor: Peter Phillips

08 William Mundy
Adolescentulus sum ergo
Performer: Tallis Scholars
Conductor: Peter Phillips

09 Victoria
Sanctus and Benedictus (Requiem)
Performer: Tallis Scholars
Conductor: Peter Phillips

10 00:01:16 Thomas Tallis
O Sacrum Convivium
Performer: Peter Phillips
Performer: Tallis Scholars
Duration 00:01:31

11 00:04:53 John Taverner
Sanctus & Benedictus from Western Wind Mass
Performer: Peter Phillips
Performer: Tallis Scholars
Duration 00:08:01

12 00:14:27 Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
Surge, illuminare
Performer: Peter Phillips
Performer: Tallis Scholars
Duration 00:02:40

13 00:19:31 Thomas Tallis
Lamentations I
Performer: Peter Phillips
Performer: Tallis Scholars
Duration 00:07:13

14 00:29:33 Gregorio Allegri
Performer: Roy Goodman
Performer: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge
Performer: Sir David Willcocks
Duration 00:01:02

15 00:31:43 Thomas Tallis
Salvator mundi
Performer: Clerkes of Oxfenford
Performer: David Wulstan
Duration 00:04:21

16 00:38:58 Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
Gloria from Missa Papae Marcelli
Performer: Peter Phillips
Performer: Tallis Scholars
Duration 00:05:28

17 00:47:32 William Mundy
Adolescentulus sum ergo
Performer: Peter Phillips
Performer: Tallis Scholars
Duration 00:00:20

18 00:49:38 Tomás Luis de Victoria
Requiem - Sanctus & Benedictus
Performer: Peter Phillips
Performer: Tallis Scholars
Duration 00:02:48

19 00:53:51 Alonso Lobo
Alonso Lobo: Libera me
Conductor: Harry Christophers
Choir: The Sixteen
Duration 00:07:58

SUN 01:00 Through the Night (b00qbzj6)

SUN 07:00 Breakfast (b00qbzmf)
Sunday - Suzy Klein

01 00:06:00
Béla Bartók - Romanian Folk Dances

01 02:03:00
Frédéric Chopin - Polonaise in A major 'Militaire' (Op.40 No.1)

01 01:08:00 BACH trans. Ralph LAYCOCK (artist)
Chorale Prelude and Fugue from the motet Singet dem Hern ein Neues Lied, BWV.225
Performer: BACH trans. Ralph LAYCOCK

01 00:03:00 Bridge (artist)
Performer: Bridge

01 00:51:00 Dieterich Buxtehude
Herr, ich lasse dich nicht (Lord, I will not let you go), BuxWV.36

01 01:26:00 Antonín Dvořák
The Cuckoo and The Lark: 2 songs from the Dv?r Králové Manuscript

01 02:08:00 George UNTHANK (artist)
Tar Barrel in Dale
Performer: George UNTHANK

01 01:15:00 Karl Goldmark
Im Frühling – overture (Op.36)

01 01:51:00 George Frideric Handel
Organ Concerto in F major, Op.4 No.5

01 02:54:00 Joseph Haydn
O Tuneful Voice

01 02:13:00 Herrmann (artist)
A Portrait of 'Hitch' (from The Trouble with Hary)
Performer: Herrmann

01 01:31:00 Leos Janáček
Kozá?ek (The Cossak Dance)

01 00:30:00 Lortzing (artist)
Overture to Zar und Zimmermann (Tsar and Carpenter)
Performer: Lortzing

01 00:26:00 Lupo (artist)
Fantasia in 6 parts no.1
Performer: Lupo

01 00:11:00 Claudio Monteverdi
Ah dolente partita from Madrigals book IV

01 01:44:00 Modest Mussorgsky
Dance of the Persian Slaves from Khovanschina

01 00:36:00 Franz Schubert
Fantasie in C minor, D.48

01 02:27:00 Franz Schubert
Fugue in E minor, D.952

01 01:33:00 Robert Schumann
Fantasiestücke for cello and piano, Op.73

01 02:33:00 Igor Stravinsky
Concerto for violin and orchestra

01 02:22:00 John Taverner
Kyrie 'Le Roy' (ed. Brett)

01 01:03:00 Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (artist)
Waltz from The Sleeping Beauty (act I)
Performer: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

01 00:16:00 Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto for mandolin, strings and basso continuo in C major, RV.425

SUN 10:00 Sunday Morning (b00qbzmh)

SUN 12:00 Private Passions (b00fvn3m)
Janice Galloway

SUN 13:00 The Early Music Show (b00qbzp9)
Monteverdi Book IV

01 Claudio Monteverdi
Fourth Book of Madrigals (1603): Ah dolente partita - from DVD 'The Full Monteverdi', a fi

02 Claudio Monteverdi
Fourth Book of Madrigals (1603): Quel augellin, che canta

02 Claudio Monteverdi
Fourth Book of Madrigals (1603): Volgea l'anima mia

02 Claudio Monteverdi
Fourth Book of Madrigals (1603): Luci serene e chiare

02 Claudio Monteverdi
Fourth Book of Madrigals (1603): Ohime, se tanto amate

03 Claudio Monteverdi
Fourth Book of Madrigals (1603): Sfogava con le stelle

04 Claudio Monteverdi
Fourth Book of Madrigals (1603): Anima mia perdona

05 Claudio Monteverdi
Fourth Book of Madrigals (1603): Io mi son giovinetta

06 Claudio Monteverdi
Fourth Book of Madrigals (1603): La piaga c'ho nel core

07 Claudio Monteverdi
Fourth Book of Madrigals (1603): A un giro sol

08 Claudio Monteverdi
Fourth Book of Madrigals (1603): Si ch'io vorrei morire

09 Claudio Monteverdi
Fourth Book of Madrigals (1603): Longe da te, cor mio

10 Claudio Monteverdi
Fourth Book of Madrigals (1603): Piagn'e sospira

SUN 14:00 Radio 3 Requests (b00qbzpc)
Fiona Talkington

01 Francis Poulenc
3 Mouvements Perpetuels
Performer: Pascal Rogé

02 Engelbert Humperdinck
Overture to Hansel and Gretel                  

03 Don Gillis (artist)
Symphony no 5 and a half
Performer: Don Gillis

04 Andreas Scholl (artist)
Aria from Cantata BWV 115 Mache dich, mein Geist, bereit
Performer: Andreas Scholl

05 Carl Orff
O Fortuna from Carmina BuranaLondon Symphony Chorus,

06 Newton Faulkner (artist)
Uncomfortably Slow
Performer: Newton Faulkner

07 Jacques Ibert
Flute concerto Emmanuel Pahud (flute)

08 Emmerich Kálmán (artist)
The Land of Smiles/You are my heart's delight             
Performer: Emmerich Kálmán

09 Ludwig van Beethoven
Quartet in F major, op.135 

10 Johann Sebastian Bach
Oboe concerto BWV1059

John Lennon & Paul McCartney - Yesterday

12 Tom Waits (artist)
Picture in A Frame                             
Performer: Tom Waits

SUN 16:00 Choral Evensong (b00q914j)
Wells Cathedral

SUN 17:00 Discovering Music (b00qbzpf)
Vivaldi and Bach Double Violin Concertos

SUN 18:30 Choir and Organ (b00qbzph)
David Willcocks Celebration
Episode 2

01 Einojuhani Rautavaara

02 Sir David Willcocks
Psalm 67

03 Jonathan Willcocks (artist)
O Holy Jesus
Performer: Jonathan Willcocks

04 Traditional arr. John Rutter (artist)
The Sans Day Carol
Performer: Traditional arr. John Rutter

05 Sir David Willcocks
You Bring Me Happiness

06 Herbert Howells
Hymnus Paradisi

SUN 20:00 Drama on 3 (b00qbzpk)
The Seagull

SUN 21:50 Sunday Feature (b00qbzr5)
Songs of Trebizond

SUN 22:35 Words and Music (b00qr6km)

01 00:08:28 Francis Poulenc
La Dame Aveugle (from Le Bal Masque)
Duration 00:02:36

02 00:10:53
Limerick Read by Michael Maloney
Duration 00:02:36

03 00:11:03
The Girl That Winked Her Eye Read by Lesley Sharp
Duration 00:02:36

04 00:12:53 H. Warren/J. Mercer (artist)
Jeepers Creepers
Performer: H. Warren/J. Mercer
Duration 00:02:36

SUN 23:40 Jazz Line-Up (b00qbzr9)
Colin Towns


MON 01:00 Through the Night (b00qbzs0)

MON 07:00 Breakfast (b00qc01s)
Monday - Rob Cowan

01 01:56:00
Frédéric Chopin - Barcarolle for piano (Op.60) in F sharp major

01 02:23:00 Johann Sebastian Bach
Sonata No.6 in G, BWV 530

01 01:17:00 Max Bruch
Violin Concerto No.1 in G minor, last movt Allegro energico

01 00:45:00 William Byrd
Miserere mihi, Domine

01 00:48:00 Antonín Dvořák
Slavonic Dances, No.9 in B major, op.72

01 01:09:00 Edward Elgar
Wild Bears from Wand of Youth Suite

01 02:37:00 George Gershwin
An American in Paris

01 00:03:00 Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka
Ruslan and Ludmila (Overture)
Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Fritz Reiner

01 00:23:00 Charles-François Gounod
Waltz from Faust Act II

01 02:17:00 Edvard Grieg
Cello Sonata in A minor, op.36, 2nd Movt

01 01:45:00 Charles Ives
Postlude in F

01 02:33:00 Franz Liszt
Waldesrauschen (Forest murmurs)

01 01:03:00 Gustav Mahler
Symphony No.8, Movt 1 [extract]

01 00:31:00 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Rondo in A major, K.386

01 01:51:00 Francis Poulenc
Sonata for clarinet and piano, last movt

01 00:14:00 Sergey Rachmaninov
Ave Maria from Vespers op.37, no.6

01 00:53:00 Jean‐Philippe Rameau
Suite from Platee, Chaconne

01 02:06:00 James Rhodes (artist)
Prelude a l'Apres-midi d'un faune
Performer: James Rhodes

01 01:32:00 Richard Rodgers (artist)
My Favorite Things
Performer: Richard Rodgers

01 01:35:00 Franz Schubert
Quartettsatz in c minor

01 01:25:00 Jean Sibelius
Andante Festivo, JS 34b

01 00:18:00 Sokolov / Liadov / Glazunov (artist)
Polka from "Les Vendredis"
Performer: Sokolov / Liadov / Glazunov

01 00:09:00 Johann Stamitz (artist)
Flute Concerto in D major; Movt 3 Allegro
Performer: Johann Stamitz

01 00:42:00 Thomas Tallis
Miserere nostri, Domine

01 01:11:00 Giuseppe Verdi
Di Provenza, il mar from La Traviata

MON 10:00 Classical Collection (b00qc01v)
Monday - James Jolly

MON 12:00 Composer of the Week (b00qc01x)
William Walton (1902-1983)
Bright Young Thing

01 William Walton

02 William Walton
The Winds

03 William Walton

04 William Walton
Portsmouth Point

MON 13:00 Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert (b00qc01z)
Yevgeny Sudbin

MON 14:00 Afternoon Concert (b00qc021)
Focus on the BBC Concert Orchestra
Episode 1

MON 17:00 In Tune (b00qc023)

01 Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev
Impromptu on the themes of two Preludes by Chopin
Duration 00:04:57

01 00:50:00 William Byrd
The Queenes Alman
Duration 00:03:44

01 00:06:00 Antonín Dvořák
Symphony No 9 in E minor "New World" (3rd movement: Scherzo – molto vivace)
Duration 00:07:59

01 01:32:00 Edvard Grieg
Studie, Op 73 No 5 "Hommage a Chopin"
Duration 00:01:34

01 01:38:00 Arthur Honegger
Souvenir de Chopin (1947)
Duration 00:01:59

01 00:20:00 Jan Hasenohrl (artist)
Performer: Jan Hasenohrl
Duration 00:03:19

01 00:30:00 Gustav Mahler
Symphony 5 (5th movement: Rondo-finale)
Duration 00:14:38

01 01:41:00 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Flute Quartet in G, K285a
Duration 00:11:32

01 01:20:00 Eduard Nápravník (artist)
Notturno, Op 48 No 1 "Reminiscence of Chopin"
Performer: Eduard Nápravník
Duration 00:05:24

01 00:54:00 Giacomo Puccini
Madam Butterfly (humming chorus)
Duration 00:03:00

01 01:01:00 Maurice Ravel
Alborada del gracioso
Duration 00:07:05

01 01:53:00 Richard Strauss
'Morgen', Op.27 No 4
Duration 00:03:51

01 01:09:00 Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto in G minor, RV577
Duration 00:09:55

MON 19:00 Performance on 3 (b00qc025)
Ulster Orchestra/Dworzynski

MON 21:15 Night Waves (b00qc027)
Peter Carey/The Music Instinct/Gwyneth Lewis/Catcher in the Rye

MON 22:00 Composer of the Week (b00qc01x)
[Repeat of broadcast at 12:00 today]

MON 23:00 The Essay (b00hwwxb)
William Hazlitt - Philosopher

MON 23:15 Jazz on 3 (b00qc02c)
Highlights from the 2009 Saalfelden Festival


TUE 01:00 Through the Night (b00qc05g)

TUE 07:00 Breakfast (b00qc08t)
Tuesday - Rob Cowan

01 00:02:00 Johann Nepomuk Hummel
Rondo all'Ungherese (Op.107 No.6)

02 00:08:00 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Rondo for violin and orchestra in C major, K.373

03 00:14:00 Johann Sebastian Bach
Gavotte I & II from the suite for violoncello solo no.6 (BWV.1012)

04 00:19:00
Tomás Luis de Victoria - Vidi speciosam sicut columbam (I have seen what was like a beaut

05 00:25:00 Ron Goodwin (artist)
633 Squadron – main theme
Performer: Ron Goodwin

06 00:31:00 František Drdla (artist)
Performer: František Drdla

07 00:35:00 William Walton
Prelude for orchestra 'Granada'

08 00:42:00
Frédéric Chopin - Polonaise no.1 in C sharp minor

09 00:51:00 Dieterich Buxtehude
Sonata in D (BuxWV 267)

10 00:58:00 Dieterich Buxtehude
Sonata in G Minor (BuxWV 261)

11 01:09:00 Dieterich Buxtehude
Ciaccona (BuxWV 160)

12 01:13:00 Dieterich Buxtehude
Sonata in F (BuxWV 252)

13 01:21:00 Dieterich Buxtehude
Sonata in C (BuxWV 266)

14 01:28:00 Dieterich Buxtehude
Fried-und Freudenreiche Hinfart (BuxWV 76)

15 01:35:00 Dieterich Buxtehude
Sonata in G Op.1/2 (BuxWV 253)

16 01:45:00 Franz Liszt
Liebestraume S541 – No 3: O lieb, so lang du lieben kannst

17 01:49:00 Johann Sebastian Bach
Brandenburg Concerto No.4

18 01:58:00 Edward Elgar (artist)
Chanson de matin, Op.15 no.2
Performer: Edward Elgar

19 02:01:00 Antonín Dvořák
Legends Op.59 No.4 Molto Maestoso

20 02:08:00 Fritz Kreisler (artist)
Melodie – "Orpheus" (Gluck)
Performer: Fritz Kreisler

21 02:12:00 Jacques Offenbach
Overture from Orphée aux enfers

22 02:21:00
Frédéric Chopin - Nocturne in C Sharp Minor Op.27 No.1

23 02:26:00 François-Joseph Gossec
Quartet for flute and strings no.5 in B major

24 02:35:00 Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber (artist)
Performer: Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

25 02:46:00 Sergei Prokofiev
Four Pieces Op.32

26 02:55:00 Erich Wolfgang Korngold
The Sea Hawk – Part 3 'Rose Garden'

TUE 10:00 Classical Collection (b00qc08w)
Tuesday - James Jolly

TUE 12:00 Composer of the Week (b00qc08y)
William Walton (1902-1983)
Happy Prince

01 William Walton
Viola Concerto: First Movement- Andante comodo

02 William Walton
Belshazzar's Feast

03 William Walton
Escape Me Never

04 William Walton
Symphony No. 1

TUE 13:00 Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert (b00qc090)
Florestan Trio
Episode 1

TUE 14:00 Afternoon Concert (b00qc092)
Focus on the BBC Concert Orchestra
Episode 2

TUE 17:00 In Tune (b00qc094)

01 00:01:00 Gioachino Rossini
L'Italiana in Algeri: Overture
Duration 00:08:05

02 00:09:00 Pelham Humfrey (artist)
Hymn to God the Father
Performer: Pelham Humfrey
Duration 00:02:51

03 00:19:00 Henry Purcell
Here the deities approve (Welcome to all the pleasures)
Duration 00:02:32

04 00:27:00 Henry Purcell
Evening Hymn
Duration 00:17:48

05 00:33:00 Johann Sebastian Bach
Goldberg Variations: Aria
Duration 00:04:04

06 00:02:00 William Walton
Capriccio Burlesco
Duration 00:06:51

07 00:46:00 Reynaldo Hahn
The Swing
Duration 00:01:44

08 00:03:00 Robert Schumann
Symphony no.2: 4th movt
Duration 00:09:14

09 01:01:00 Hector Berlioz
Roman Carnival Overture
Duration 00:09:14

10 01:11:00 Franz Schubert
The Gondolier
Duration 00:02:02

11 01:14:00 Astor Piazzolla
Duration 00:02:23

12 01:23:00 Stephen Goss (artist)
The Autumn Song
Performer: Stephen Goss
Duration 00:07:27

13 01:35:00 Pau Casals (artist)
Song of the birds arr Clein & Yang
Performer: Pau Casals
Duration 00:02:04

14 01:02:00 William Byrd
Domine, praestolamur
Duration 00:06:03

15 01:45:00 Robert Schumann
Träumerei (Kinderszenen)
Duration 00:03:23

16 01:49:00 Jean Sibelius
Duration 00:07:55

TUE 19:00 Performance on 3 (b00qc096)
Angelika Kirchschlager, Simon Keenlyside

TUE 21:15 Night Waves (b00qc098)
Don McCullin

TUE 22:00 Composer of the Week (b00qc08y)
[Repeat of broadcast at 12:00 today]

TUE 23:00 The Essay (b00hwy3s)
William Hazlitt - Philosopher
William Hazlitt Senior

TUE 23:15 Late Junction (b00qc09x)
Verity Sharp


WED 01:00 Through the Night (b00qc0bt)

WED 07:00 Breakfast (b00qc0bw)
Wednesday - Rob Cowan

01 00:03:00 Felix Mendelssohn
Fingal's Cave, op 26

02 00:14:00 Sergei Prokofiev
Allegro sostenuto from String Quartet no 2 in F major, op 92

03 00:21:00 John Taverner
Dum transisset Sabbatum

04 00:24:00 Trad (artist)
Gypsy Pieces: Hungaricus 4
Performer: Trad

05 00:31:00 Josef Strauss
Village Swallows, op 164

06 00:04:00 Astor Piazzolla
Verano porteno

07 00:46:00 Johann Sebastian Bach
Prelude & Fugue no 9 in E major BWV878

08 00:54:00 Gioachino Rossini
Largo al factotum from The Barber of Seville

09 01:03:00 Giuseppe Verdi
Overture from Nabucco

10 01:11:00 Dieterich Buxtehude
Jesu, meine Freude

11 01:22:00
Frédéric Chopin - Waltz No 3 in D flat major, op 70

12 01:25:00 Moritz Moszkowski

13 01:31:00 Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (artist)
Introduction, Melodrama, & Dance of the Buffoons From The Snow Maiden
Performer: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

14 01:45:00 Jean‐Philippe Rameau
Prelude and Air from Act 3 of Hippolyte et Aricie

15 01:51:00 Tamikrest (artist)
Performer: Tamikrest

16 01:54:00 Ludwig van Beethoven
Overture from The Creatures of Prometheus

17 02:01:00 George Frideric Handel
Concerto Grosso in D minor, op 6 no 10

18 02:17:00 Johannes Brahms
Rhapsody No 2 in G minor, op 79

19 02:24:00 Charles Villiers Stanford
Magnificat in C, op 115

20 02:31:00 Gabriel Fauré
Dolly Suite, op 56

21 02:49:00 Maurice Ravel
Oiseaux triste

22 02:55:00 Johann Sebastian Bach
Die Schatzbarkeit der weiten Erden from Cantata BWV204

WED 10:00 Classical Collection (b00qc0by)
Wednesday - James Jolly

WED 12:00 Composer of the Week (b00qc0c0)
William Walton (1902-1983)
Wartime Favourite

01 William Walton
Spitfire Prelude

02 William Walton
Christopher Columbus: A Musical Journey

03 William Walton
Henry V- Scenes from the film

04 William Walton
Orb and Sceptre

WED 13:00 Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert (b00qc0f4)
Florestan Trio
Episode 2

WED 14:00 Afternoon Concert (b00qc0f6)
Focus on the BBC Concert Orchestra
Watford Colosseum

WED 16:00 Choral Evensong (b00qc0f8)

WED 17:00 In Tune (b00qc0fb)

01 Moritz Moszkowski
Etincelles (sparks), Op. 36
Duration 00:01:34

02 00:03:00 Gaetano Donizetti
Lucia di Lammermoor (Regnava nel silenzo)
Duration 00:04:08

03 00:11:00 Gaetano Donizetti
Lucia di Lammermoor
Duration 00:03:59

04 00:16:00 Gaetano Donizetti
Lucia di Lammermoor
Duration 00:03:27

05 00:27:00 Josef Myslivecek
Sinfonia in G major
Duration 00:08:12

06 00:37:00 Ludwig van Beethoven
Twelve Variations on "See the conqu'ring hero comes"
Duration 00:12:11

07 00:50:00 George Frideric Handel
Alexander's Feast (Air: With ravish'd ears)
Duration 00:02:59

08 00:53:00 Carlos Gustavino (artist)
Tierra Linda
Performer: Carlos Gustavino
Duration 00:03:14

09 01:01:00 Ludwig van Beethoven
Fidelio Overture op.72c
Duration 00:06:50

10 01:09:00 Ernesto Halffter
Duration 00:03:50

11 01:18:00 Richard Rodney Bennett
Excursions 3
Duration 00:02:30

12 01:28:00 Carl Czerny
Nocturne in E flat major, op.647
Duration 00:04:52

13 01:34:00 Giovanni Battista Pergolesi
Salve Regina in F minor
Duration 00:15:14

14 01:51:00 Felix Mendelssohn
Octet Op. 20 (4th movement, Presto)
Duration 00:05:47

WED 19:00 Performance on 3 (b00qc0fd)
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No 1

WED 21:15 Night Waves (b00qjvdy)

WED 22:00 Composer of the Week (b00qc0c0)
[Repeat of broadcast at 12:00 today]

WED 23:00 The Essay (b00hwy41)
William Hazlitt - Philosopher
Hazlitt and the Fate of Modern Philosophy

WED 23:15 Late Junction (b00qc0fl)
Verity Sharp


THU 01:00 Through the Night (b00qc0lr)

THU 07:00 Breakfast (b00qc0lt)
Thursday - Rob Cowan

01 00:02:00 Edward Elgar
La Capricieuse, Op.17

02 00:07:00 Bedrich Smetana
Dance of the Comedians from The Bartered Bride

03 00:13:00 Juan de Araujo
¡A, de la región de luces! (O denizens of the region of light!)

04 00:17:00 George Frideric Handel
Sarabande from Suite for keyboard no.4 in E minor

05 00:23:00 Carl Maria von Weber
Turandot: Overture and Act II March, J.75

06 00:31:00 Felix Mendelssohn
Duet: Ich wollt' meine Lieb' ergösse sich (I want to declare my love to you), Op.63 No.1

07 00:33:00 Felix Mendelssohn
Duet: Gruss (Greeting), Op.63 No.3

08 00:36:00 Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto for strings in A major, RV.158

09 00:44:00 Camille Saint‐Saëns
Odelette, Op.162 (vers. for flute and piano)

10 00:50:00 Paul Hindemith
Turandot (Scherzo) from Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes of Carl Maria von Weber

11 01:03:00 Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (artist)
Danse des mirlitons (dance of the reed pipes) from The Nutcracker suite
Performer: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

12 01:06:00 Robert Schumann
Adagio and Allegro in A major, Op.70

13 01:16:00 William Walton
Magnificat from the Chichester Service

14 01:21:00 Gustav Holst
A Fugal Concerto

15 01:32:00 Carlos Guastavino (artist)
Mi viña de Chapanay (Vine of Chapanay)
Performer: Carlos Guastavino

16 01:35:00 George Frideric Handel
Concerto Grosso (Op.6 No.5) in D major

17 01:52:00 Richard Strauss
Scherzo – Trio from String Quartet in A major, Op.2

18 01:58:00 Aram Khachaturian
Allegro vivace from Violin concerto in D minor

19 02:09:00 Johann Friedrich Doles
Wer bin ich, Herr?

20 02:17:00 Johann Sebastian Bach
Wachet aur, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV.645

21 02:21:00 Granville Bantock (artist)
Pierrot of the Minute
Performer: Granville Bantock

22 02:35:00 Robert Schumann
Langsam & Nicht schnell, mit viel Ton zu spielen from 5 Stücke im Volkston, Op.102

23 02:43:00 Maurice Ravel
Le Tombeau de Couperin

THU 10:00 Classical Collection (b00qc0lw)
Thursday - James Jolly

THU 12:00 Composer of the Week (b00qc0ly)
William Walton (1902-1983)
Ischian Labourer

01 William Walton
Troilus and Cressida

02 William Walton
Cello Concerto

03 William Walton
Symphony No. 2

04 William Walton
Troilus and Cressida

05 William Walton
Cello Concerto

06 William Walton
Symphony No. 2

THU 13:00 Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert (b00qc0m0)
Florestan Trio
Episode 3

THU 14:00 Afternoon Concert (b00qc0m2)
Focus on the BBC Concert Orchestra
Episode 4

THU 17:00 In Tune (b00qc0m4)

01 01:07:00 Johann Sebastian Bach
Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied, motet for chorus, BWV 225
Duration 00:04:01

02 00:01:00 Johannes Brahms
Fragen Op.64
Duration 00:03:04

03 00:04:00 Philip Glass
Violin Concerto (1st movement)
Duration 00:06:44

04 00:11:00 Johan Helmich Roman
Harpsichord Concerto in G: 1st movement
Duration 00:04:46

05 00:21:00 William Babell
Harpsichord Concerto (extract)
Duration 00:03:02

06 00:26:00 Josef Guretzky (artist)
Cello Concerto in A minor: 3rd movement
Performer: Josef Guretzky
Duration 00:04:18

07 00:31:00 Finger (artist)
Chaconne a 5
Performer: Finger
Duration 00:02:36

08 00:42:00 Giuseppe Verdi
Aida: Se quell guerrier io fossi!...Celeste Aida
Duration 00:04:54

09 00:48:00 Gabriel Fauré
Piano Quartet no1 in C minor: 1st movement
Duration 00:09:07

10 01:01:00 Robert Schumann
Arabesque op.18
Duration 00:06:06

11 01:12:00 Darius Milhaud
Scaramouche: 1st movement
Duration 00:03:14

12 01:21:00 Paul Creston
Sonata: 2nd movement
Duration 00:04:51

13 01:29:00 Pedro Iturralde (artist)
Pequena Czarda
Performer: Pedro Iturralde
Duration 00:04:41

14 01:38:00 Louis Spohr
Concertante no.1 in A major: 3rd movement
Duration 00:08:12

15 01:45:00
Richard Wagner - The Mastersingers of Nurenberg (Do not disdain our Masters thus)
Duration 00:06:48

16 01:53:00 Igor Stravinsky
Divertimento: Danses suisses
Duration 00:04:20

THU 19:00 Performance on 3 (b00qc0m6)
Beethoven: Piano Concertos Nos 2 and 4

THU 21:15 Night Waves (b00qc0fg)
Martin Amis

THU 22:00 Composer of the Week (b00qc0ly)
[Repeat of broadcast at 12:00 today]

THU 23:00 The Essay (b00hwy49)
William Hazlitt - Philosopher
A Metaphysical Discovery

THU 23:15 Late Junction (b00qc0md)
Verity Sharp


FRI 01:00 Through the Night (b00qc2j1)

FRI 07:00 Breakfast (b00qc2j3)
Friday - Rob Cowan

01 00:03:00 Domenico Scarlatti
Sonata k380 in E major

02 00:08:00 Jean Sibelius
Leminkaienen suite Op 22

03 00:16:00 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Concertone in C major for two violins and orchestra (last movement only)

04 00:24:00 Giovanni Gabrieli (artist)
Canzon in the 9th tone for 12 parts
Performer: Giovanni Gabrieli

05 00:31:00 Jean‐Philippe Rameau
Ouverture from Nais

06 00:35:00 Johannes Brahms
Piano Quartet no 3 in C minor (Andante only)

07 00:45:00 Alexander Borodin (artist)
Polovtisan March
Performer: Alexander Borodin

08 00:51:00
Frédéric Chopin - Nocturne in F sharp Op 15 no 1

09 00:55:00 Giovanni Gabrieli (artist)
Ricercare for organ
Performer: Giovanni Gabrieli

10 01:03:00 Johann Sebastian Bach
Magnificat (chorus) and Et exsultavit spiritus

11 01:08:00 Uri Caine (artist)
On Youth
Performer: Uri Caine

12 01:12:00 Alessandro Marcello
Concerto no2 (La Cetra)

13 01:22:00 Gustav Mahler
Von der Jugend (Das lied von der Erde

14 01:25:00 Joseph Martin Kraus (artist)
Dance of the Naids and Tritons, Gavotte
Performer: Joseph Martin Kraus

15 01:31:00 Sergey Rachmaninov
Vocalise, Op 34 no 14

16 01:39:00 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Concerto in D major for violin and piano K315 (slow movement only)

17 01:49:00 Darius Milhaud
Le Bal Martiniquais OP 249 – Biguine

18 01:55:00 Ernest John Moeran
Symphony in G minor (Vivace)

19 02:00:00 Franz Schubert
Quartet no 14 in D minor, D810 Death and the Maiden (andante only)

20 02:13:00 Claude Balbastre
La d'Esclignac

21 02:20:00 Joseph Haydn
Cello Concerto in C (last movement only)

22 02:27:00 James Rhodes (artist)
Performer: James Rhodes

23 02:47:00 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ein Madchen oder Weibchen (The Magic Flute)

24 02:51:00 Josquin des Prez (artist)
Nymphes des bois
Performer: Josquin des Prez

25 02:59:00 Fritz Kreisler (artist)
Andantino in the Style of Padre Martini
Performer: Fritz Kreisler

FRI 10:00 Classical Collection (b00qc2j5)
Friday - James Jolly

FRI 12:00 Composer of the Week (b00qc2j7)
William Walton (1902-1983)
National Treasure

01 William Walton
A Song for the Lord Mayor's Table

02 William Walton
Missa Brevis

03 William Walton
Improvisations on an Impromptu of Benjamin Britten

04 William Walton
Spitfire Music- Battle in the Air

05 William Walton
Five Bagatelles for Guitar

06 William Walton
Passacaglia for Solo Cello

07 William Walton
March for A History of the English Speaking Peoples

FRI 13:00 Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert (b00qc2j9)
Florestan Trio
Episode 4

FRI 14:00 Afternoon Concert (b00qc2jc)
Focus on the BBC Concert Orchestra
Episode 5

FRI 17:00 In Tune (b00qc2jf)
Friday - Sean Rafferty

01 Maurice Ravel
Feria (Rapsodie Espagnole)
Duration 00:06:21

02 00:07:00 Claudio Monteverdi
Beatus Vir
Duration 00:08:51

03 00:17:00 Sergey Rachmaninov
Moment musical in E flat minor, Op 16 No 2
Duration 00:03:15

04 00:25:00 Domenico Scarlatti
Sonata in D minor, k1;
Duration 00:02:23

05 00:01:00 Domenico Scarlatti
Sonata in G minor, k8
Duration 00:03:45

06 00:37:00 Manuel de Falla
Dance of Terror
Duration 00:02:02

07 00:37:00 Manuel de Falla
Ritual Fire Dance (El Amor Brujo)
Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Sakari Oramo
Duration 00:04:02

08 00:44:00 Gioachino Rossini
Introduction, theme and variations
Performer: Martin Frost
Orchestra: Singapore Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Lan Shui
Duration 00:11:14

09 00:55:00
H. Hupfield - Let's put out the lights
Duration 00:02:14

10 01:01:00
Reinhold Moritzevich Glière - Concert Waltz, Op 90
Duration 00:05:55

11 00:59:00 Franz Liszt
Petrarch Sonnet 104 (Annees de Pelerinage – 2me annee, Italie)
Duration 00:06:17

12 01:14:00 Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto for violin, strings & continuo in D, RV211 (1st movement)
Duration 00:05:57

13 01:01:00 Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto for two violins, strings & continuo in A, RV520 (2nd movement)
Duration 00:02:45

14 01:36:00 Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto for flute, violin, bassoon & continuo in F, RV100
Duration 00:07:41

15 01:49:00 Thomas Tallis
Salvator Mundi
Duration 00:02:55

16 01:53:00 Georges Bizet
La Fleur que tu m'avais jetee
Duration 00:04:13

FRI 19:00 Performance on 3 (b00qc2jh)
Elgar, Mendelssohn, Moeran
Part 1

FRI 19:50 Twenty Minutes (b00qc2jk)
The Kerry Connection

FRI 20:10 Performance on 3 (b00qc2jm)
Elgar, Mendelssohn, Moeran
Part 2

FRI 21:15 The Verb (b00qc2jp)
Haitian writing/Evie Wyld/Bill Griffiths/Lawrence Venuti

FRI 22:00 Composer of the Week (b00qc2j7)
[Repeat of broadcast at 12:00 today]

FRI 23:00 The Essay (b00hwy4k)
William Hazlitt - Philosopher
Acquaintance with Poets

FRI 23:15 World on 3 (b00qc2jt)
Lopa Kothari