Playlists with tracks by Alan Hovhaness

Sunday 22nd April 2018
Sunday - Martin Handley
2 / 14 Tracks
Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.

Alan Hovhaness And God created great whales
John Tavener The Whale: The Prayer
Amy Beach Danse des fleurs, Op 28 No 3
Richard Shephard Ye choirs of Jerusalem
Zoltán Kodály Song (Hary Janos Suite, Op 35a)
Alexander Glazunov The Seasons, Op 67 (Spring)
Antonín Dvořák String Quartet No 12 in F major, Op 96, 'American' (1st mvt)
Claude Debussy Suite bergamasque (Menuet)
Duke Ellington The River - suite, no. 3 The Giggling Rapids
Claude Debussy Passepied [Suite Bergamasque]
Johann Nepomuk Hummel Trumpet Concerto in E major
Takashi Yoshimatsu Bird Circuit (Digital Bird Suite, Op 15)
Michael Torke Tahiti, Papeete (Tahiti)
Giuseppe Torelli Concerto Grosso in G Minor, Op.8 No.6
Sunday 25th March 2018
Sunday Morning
Sarah Walker with Beethoven, Bach, and Buxtehude
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Sarah Walker with music by Beethoven, Bach, and Buxtehude.

Percy Grainger Country Gardens
Johann Sebastian Bach Air on a G string
Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony no. 7 in A: ii. Allegretto
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov Sheherazade: iv. The Baghdad Festival, Sea, Shipwreck and Conclusion
Franz Schubert An den Mond D. 193
Franz Schubert Auf dem Wasser zu singen, D.774
Ralph Vaughan Williams The Wasps: Act III, no. 13: Entracte
Sergei Rachmaninov Isle of the Dead, op. 29
George Frideric Handel Water Music Suite no. 3 in G HWV 350
Toru Takemitsu A Song of Early Spring
Paul Taffanel Andante Pastorale and Scherzettino
Malcolm Arnold Clarinet Concerto No.2, Op.115
Peter Maxwell Davies Lullaby for violin and cello
Maurice Ravel Shéhérazade - Overture Féerique
Dieterich Buxtehude Herr, wenn ich nur dich hab BuxWV38
Claude Debussy Premiere rapsodie for clarinet & piano
Catrin Finch Genedigaeth koring-bato
Frédéric Chopin Preludes, Op 28: III. Vivace; IV. Largo; V.Molto allegro; VI. Lento assai
Elisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre Suonata 2da a violino solo e viola da gamba obligata con organo
Alan Hovhaness Improvisations of Folk Tunes
Wednesday 7th March 2018
Essential Classics
Wednesday with Ian Skelly - Victorian Small Ads, Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla
7 / 20 Tracks
Conductor Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla reveals her cultural influences and inspirations.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Marriage of Figaro: Overture
Johann Sebastian Bach Jesu, joy of man's desiring
Richard Strauss Don Juan
Aaron Copland Hoe-Down (Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo)
Benjamin Britten Paul Bunyan - Prologue
Barbara Strozzi L'amante segreto
William Lawes Royal Consort Sett No 3 in D minor
Franz Schubert Die Taubenpost, D 957 No 14 (Schwanengesang)
Gustav Mahler Symphony No.4: IV. Sehr behaglich
John Garth Cello Concerto No.2 in B flat major
Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari Il segreto di Susanna (Overture)
Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No 2 in D major, Op 36 (4th mvt)
Isaac Albéniz Espana arr for guitar, Op 165 (Serenata in D major)
Alan Hovhaness Three Improvisations on Folk Tunes
Leonard Bernstein Candide (Overture)
Nicolò Paganini Cantabile
George Frideric Handel Sonata in G minor, HWV 360
Sergei Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet, Act I: Arrival of the Guests; Masks; Dance of the Knights
Johannes Brahms Intermezzo in E flat major, Op 117, 'Schlummerlied', No 1
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Piano Sonata in E flat major, K 282
Tuesday 7th February 2017
Essential Classics
Tuesday - Rob Cowan with Simon Callow
7 / 17 Tracks
Including Artist of the Week: Thomas Beecham, featured conducting Sibelius's Symphony No 2

Claude Debussy Pour le piano (Toccata)
Alan Hovhaness Prayer of St. Gregory
Edward Elgar Falstaff: Falstaff and Prince Henry
Antoine Brumel Missa 'Et ecce terrae motus' - 'Earthquake' Mass: sanctus
Fritz Kreisler Liebesfreud
Francis Poulenc Flute Sonata
Antonin Dvorak Legends Op. 59: No. 6 in C# minor
Fryderyk Chopin Nocturne in C sharp minor B49
Johann Strauss II Die Fledermaus, Act 2: Finale (from Herr Chevalier)
Antoine Bruhier Tandernack
Sergei Rachmaninov Prelude in G flat, Op.23 No.10
Jean Sibelius Pelleas et melisande
Jean Sibelius Symphony No.2 in D
Thomas Linley Music for the Tempest: Arise ye spirits of the storm; O bid your Ariel fly
William Byrd Fitzwilliam Suite
Antonin Dvorak Legends Op 59: No.10 in B flat minor
Thursday 26th January 2017
Thursday - Clemency Burton-Hill
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Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, with listener requests.

Sergei Prokofiev Symphony No 1 'Classical'
Gustav Mahler Kein deutscher Himmel (Adagietto, Symphony No. 5)
Leonard Bernstein On the Town - Times Square
Erik Satie Je Te Veux
Cole Porter Just One Of Those Things
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Polonaise (Eugene Onegin)
Richard Strauss Der Rosenkavalier: Introduction
Alan Hovhaness Symphony No.2 Op.132 'Mysterious Mountain', 1st movement; Andante
Franz Schubert Octet (D.803) in F major, 3rd movement; Allegro vivace
Robert Schumann Fantasy for piano (Op.17) in C major; 2nd mvt; Massig. Durchaus energisch
Daniel-François-Esprit Auber La Muette de Portici (Act 2, duet 'Mieux vaut mourir que rester miserable!'
Sally Beamish Seavaigers - 3rd mvt 'Haven'
Joseph Haydn Overture in D major H.1a.7
Giovanni Gabrieli Sonata No.18, a 14
Alberto Ginastera Estancia - dances from the ballet (Op.8a): no.3; Los Peones de hacienda
Johann Sebastian Bach Sonata No. 3 in C, BWV 1005 (2nd movement)
Henry Litolff II. Scherzo (Concerto Symphonique No.4, Op.102)
Johan Halvorsen Passacaglia on a Theme of Handel
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Rondo for horn and orchestra in E flat major, K.371
George Frideric Handel Semele - Act 3; Myself I shall adore
Thursday 19th January 2017
Thursday - Petroc Trelawny
7 / 20 Tracks
Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.

Arvo Pärt Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten
Gustav Holst The Planets - suite Op.32: Mars
John Philip Sousa The Stars and Stripes Forever
Carl Maria von Weber Der Freischutz - Overture
Kurt Weill Pirate Jenny (from The Threepenny Opera)
Fryderyk Chopin Impromptu in G flat major, Op 51
Rued Langgaard The Star in the East, BVN 180
James Oswald The Golden Rod, from Airs for the Seasons (Winter)
William Byrd Cristo Redentor
Johann Sebastian Bach Cantata no. 68 BWV.68..: Mein glaubiges Herze, frohlokke (Aria)
John Joubert Lyric Fantasy on Themes from the opera Jane Eyre, Op 144
Alan Hovhaness Symphony No 50 (Mount St. Helens), Op 360 (3rd movement: Volcano)
Josef Suk Lullabies [Ukolebavky] ..., no.1; To the sleeping twins [Nad spicimi decky]
Billy Mayerl Railroad rhythm for piano
Joseph Haydn Concerto no. 2 in D major H.7b.2 for cello and orchestra: 3rd movement; Rondo (Allegro)
Chiquinha Gonzaga Gaucho - Tango Brasileiro
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov The Tale of Tsar Saltan (No. 3: The Three Wonders)
Paul Dukas The Sorcerer's apprentice - symphonic scherzo for orchestra
George Frideric Handel "Per le porte del tormento" (Sosarme, Act 2)
William Byrd Christe Redemptor a 4
Tuesday 30th August 2016
Tuesday - Petroc Trelawny
7 / 21 Tracks
Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.

Franz Schubert Impromptu in E flat D899
Edward Elgar Froissart Overture, Op.19
Reynaldo Hahn A Chloris
Hector Berlioz Benvenuto Cellini: Overture
Maurizio Cazzati Ciaccona
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Allegro for Clarinet and String Quartet in B Flat Major
Trad. She Moved Through the Fair
MG Improvisation Taksim (Kanun, Tanbur, Santur et Oud) Improvisation
Joan Trimble Suite for strings
Fryderyk Chopin Mazurka in A Minor Op.68/2 & Op.24 No 1 G Minor
Franz Schubert Winterreise - song-cycle D.911: no.6; Wasserflut
George Frideric Handel Presto from Suite No. 3 for Harpsichord in D minor HMV 428
Johann Sebastian Bach Matthauspassion BWV.244: no.47; Erbarme dich [aria]
Trad. Sevillanas
Luigi Denza Finiculi, Finiculá
Maurice Ravel Rapsodie espagnole vers. for orchestra: Feria
Charles Ives Symphony No. 2, mvt. V: allegro molto vivace
Sir Charles Villiers Stanford Irish Rhapsody No.6, Op.191
Alan Hovhaness Bagatelles Op.30 - No. 1
Antonio Vivaldi Gloria in excelsis Deo from Gloria for soloists, chorus and orchestra (RV.589)
Billy Mayerl Honeysuckle (A Syncopated Impression)
Sunday 14th August 2016
Sunday Morning
James Jolly
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James Jolly presents music, including the Sixteen singing Purcell.

Hector Berlioz Le Spectre de la Rose
Alan Hovhaness Symphony No 2, ‘Mysterious Mountain’
Igor Stravinsky Suite after Themes, Fragments and Pieces by Giambattista Pergolesi
George Gershwin Cuban Overture
Sir Arthur Sullivan The Lost Chord
Gioachino Rossini Il Turco in Italia - Overture (Sinfonia)
Michael Tippett Suite for the Birthday of Prince Charles
Henry Purcell Strike the viol, touch the lute
Josef Bohuslav Foerster Greetings to President TG Masaryk on his 80th birthday
Johannes Brahms Lieder und Gesänge, Op 32 + Op 85 Nos 1 and 2
Alexander von Zemlinsky Ein Lichtstrahl
Franz Schreker Geburtstag der Infantin - X. Die Rose
Johann Strauss Huldingung der Königen Victoria von Grossbritannien
Tuesday 21st June 2016
Tuesday - Petroc Trelawny
9 / 20 Tracks
Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.

William Byrd Fantasia ‘The Leaves be Green’
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphony no. 1 (K.16) in E flat major
Alan Hovhaness Fanfare for the New Atlantis, Op. 281
Giovanni Legrenzi La cetra, Op. 10; Sonata prima a 4 violini
Frederick Delius La Calinda
Margaret Hubicki From the Isles of the sea
Henry Purcell Trumpet Overture (The Indian Queen, Act III)
Charles Edward Horn Cherry Ripe
Emil Nikolaus von Reznicek Donna Diana - opera: Overture
Fryderyk Chopin 12 Etudes Op.10; No.11 in E flat major & No.12 in C minor “Revolutionary”
Georgy Sviridov Romance from Musical Illustrations to Pushkin's Story ‘The Snowstorm’
Algernon Ashton Arioso Op.43
Bedrich Smetana Polka for piano (B.90) in A major
Johann Sebastian Bach Variation 13 from Goldberg variations BWV988
Camille Saint‐Saëns Les Cloches du soir Op.85
Johann Strauss II Schatz-Walzer (Treasure Waltz), Op.418
Elfrida Andrée Fritiof's Sea Journey (Allegro agitato) from Fritiof Suite
Meredith Monk Ellis Island for two pianos
Orlande de Lassus Vide homo (Lagrime di S Pietro)
Franz Schubert Concertstück in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, D. 345
Monday 16th May 2016
Essential Classics
Monday - Rob Cowan with Helen Sharman
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Artist of the Week: pianist Clifford Curzon, featured in Mozart's Piano Concerto No 23.

Sergei Prokofiev Dance of the Knights (Romeo and Juliet)
Edward Elgar Nimrod (Enigma Variations)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Piano Concerto No.23 in A major, K.488
Max Steiner Gone with the Wind (main title)
Charles Koechlin IV. Aux Temps des Fees (Quatre Poemes d’Edmond Haraucourt)
Gerald Finzi Dies natalis
Victor Young Danaher’s House (The Quiet Man)
Domenico Scarlatti Keyboard Sonata in C Minor, K.56
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Rondo (Serenade in D major, K.250 ‘Haffner’)
Heitor Villa‐Lobos Scottish-Choro (Suite populaire bresilienne)
Jean-Féry Rebel Les Elemens
Alan Hovhaness III. Andante espressivo (Symphony No.2 ‘Mysterious Mountain’)
Philip Glass Koyaanisqatsi (Koyaanisqatsi)
Bohuslav Martinu The Wedding Polka
Roxanna Panufnik Kyrie (Westminster Mass)
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach Sinfonia No.5 in B minor, Wq.182
Franz Schubert Impromptu No.1 in F minor, D935
Thursday 28th April 2016
Radio 3 in Concert
CBSO - Debussy, Hans Abrahamsen, Mahler
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Ilan Volkov conducts the CBSO in music by Debussy, Hans Abrahamsen and Mahler.

Claude Debussy Children's Corner
Gustav Mahler Symphony No. 4
George Enescu Legende
Alan Hovhaness Prayer of St Gregory
Abrahamsen Concerto for the Left Hand
Zoe Perkins Andante and scherzo
Sunday 17th January 2016
Something Understood
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Samira Ahmed explores the power of unexpected eruptions - spiritual or geological.

Alan Hovhaness Symphony No. 50; Mount St Helens iii: Volcano
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach “Freye Fantasie” in f sharp minor
Arnold Bax Spring Fire, Symphony; i: In the Forest Before Dawn
Biggi Hilmarsson Landforms
Ennio Morricone La Music Prima del Massacro
Jean Sibelius The Oak Tree (Ariel) plays the flute
R. Sudharsanam Thappiththu Vanthaanammaa (From "Poompuhar")
Traditional - Composer Lagu "Ngisep Dublag"
Friday 11th December 2015
Radio 3 in Concert
BBC Symphony Orchestra - Hovhaness, Andrew Norman, Strauss
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Live from the Barbican, the BBC Symphony Orchestra in Hovhaness, Andrew Norman and Strauss

Richard Strauss An Alpine Symphony
Alan Hovhaness Symphony No 2, 'Mysterious Mountain'
Peter Sculthorpe Mountains
Andrew Norman Switch for percussion and orchestra (UK premiere)
Zoltán Kodály Assai Lento from Nights in the Mountains
Monday 23rd November 2015
Monday - Clemency Burton-Hill
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Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, with listener requests.

Franz Schubert Impromptu in F minor, D.935 No. 4
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Nocturne (Andante sentimentale)
Sir Hamilton Harty A John Field suite, Polka
Edvard Grieg Peer Gynt - suite no. 1 (Op.46), Anitra's dance
Gabriel Fauré Pavane for orchestra (with chorus ad lib) (Op.50)
Georg Philipp Telemann Die Relinge - Concerto for violin in A Major (TWV 51:A2); 1st Movement
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Concerto in E flat for 2 pianos K.365: 3rd mvt, rondo
Alan Hovhaness Angel of Light. 2nd movement from Symphony No.22 "City of Light " (Op.236)
Henry Purcell A Prince of glorious race descended from Who can from Joy refrain? (Z.342)
Anton Stepanovich Arensky Peons, from Essais sur des rythmes oublies (Op.28/2)
Iet Stants 2nd movement (Marcia) from String Quartet No.2
Antonin Dvorak Ballade for violin and piano (Op.15/1)
Johann Sebastian Bach Prelude from the English Suite No.6 in D minor (BWV.811)
Antonio Vivaldi Concerto for strings in D minor (RV.128)
Joseph Haydn Lo Speziale - dramma giocoso in 3 acts (H.28.3), Overture
Dag Wirén Concert overture no.2, Op.16
Karol Szymanowski 4 Studies Op.4 for piano: no 1 in E flat minor; Allegro moderato
Niels Wilhelm Gade In the Highlands - Scottish overture Op.7 for orchestra
Engelbert Humperdinck Hansel & Gretel - "Abend will ich schlafen geh" and Dream Pantomime
Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov Flight of the Bumble Bee from the opera Tale of Tsar Sultan
Francis Poulenc Quie Sedes ad dexteram Patris - final movement from the Gloria
Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov The tale of Tsar Saltan - suite (Op.57), The Three wonders
Saturday 1st August 2015
Saturday Classics
Mary Anne Hobbs
13 / 24 Tracks
Mary Anne Hobbs explores the margins of classical music.

A Winged Victory for the Sullen Ti Prego Memory Man
Michael Price Easter
Maurice Ravel Jeux D'Eau
Alan Hovhaness Prayer Of St Gregory
Kiasmos Held (Dauwd Remix)
Claude Debussy Lindaraja
Matthew Bourne V. Etude Psychotique (For John Zorn)
Leon Michener Kontrapunkd
Ferruccio Busoni Campanella
Holly Herndon Morning Sun
Jean-Baptiste Lully Airs Pour Le Carrousel De Monseigneur
Masayoshi Fujita Tears Of Unicorn
Emily Hall Mantra
Fryderyk Chopin Waltz in A Flat, Op.64 No.3
Guillaume de Machaut Dame, Je Sui Cilz/Fins Cuers Doulz
Nils Frahm 4' 33"
Hildegard von Bingen Caritas Abundat In Omnia - Antiphon
Philip Glass Powaqqatsi: New Cities In Ancient Lands: China + India
The Baka Forest People Of Southeast Cameroon Liquidini 2
Angelo Badalamenti Twin Peaks: Audrey's Dance
Arvo Pärt De Profundis Clamavi
Johann Sebastian Bach Prelude And Fugue, Bk.1 No. 1 In C Major, BWV.8
Ólafur Arnalds Letters Of A Traveller
Camille Saint‐Saëns Symphony No. 3 In C Minor: 2nd mvt
Friday 29th May 2015
Essential Classics
Friday - Rob Cowan with Omid Djalili
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With Artist of the Week: Grigory Sokolov, featured in Prokofiev's Piano Sonata No 8.

Johann Sebastian Bach Partita in E for solo violin, BWV 1006; 1. Preludio
Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev Dance of the Knights (Act 1, Romeo and Juliet)
Alan Hovhaness Mysterious Mountain, Op. 132: Andante espressivo
Lili Boulanger D'un matin de printemps
Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev Piano Sonata No 8 in B flat, Op 84
Antonin Dvorak Slavonic Dance in A flat, Op 72 No 8
Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev Cinderella, Op 87; Act 3, Second Galop
Felix Mendelssohn String Quartet in E flat, Op 12
Frederick Delius Sea Drift (Whitman)
Josef Lanner Die Schönbrunner, Op 200
Alexander Nikolayevich Scriabin Piano Sonata No 9, Op 68 ('Black Mass')
Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov Prelude in D, Op 23 No 4
Béla Bartók Two Portraits, Op 5
Joaquín Rodrigo Sonata a la espanola
Wednesday 22nd April 2015
Wednesday - Petroc Trelawny
6 / 17 Tracks
Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.

Claude Debussy Suite bergamasque for piano: Clair de lune
Antonio Vivaldi Bassoon Concerto in E minor, RV 484
Ludwig van Beethoven Egmont, op.84 (Overture)
George Frideric Handel Return O God of Hosts (Samson)
Johann Nepomuk Hummel Septet, Op. 74
Amy Beach Romance for violin and piano
Jan Dismas Zelenka Miserere in C minor, ZWV 57 – Miserere, 1: Adagio
Jean-Philippe Rameau Scene 6 (part) from Les Indes Galantes
Aaron Copland Rodeo (Hoe-down), arr. M Thomas for string quartet
Joaquín Rodrigo Bagatela
Alan Hovhaness Symphony No. 2 ‘Mysterious Mountain’ – 2nd movt, Double Fugue
Joseph Haydn Concerto no. 2 in D major H.7b.2 for cello and orchestra: 3rd movement; Rondo (Allegro)
Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov Sheherazade
Franz Schubert Fourth movement; Rondo (Allegro vivace) Quartet in E major D.353 for strings
Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov Scherzo for orchestra in D minor [1887]
Frédéric Chopin 4 Mazurkas for piano (Op.24); no.2 in C major
Gabriel Fauré Quartet for piano and strings no. 2 (Op.45)..., 2nd mvt; Scherzo (Allegro molto)
Sunday 5th April 2015
Something Understood
The Boldness of Wisdom
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Mark Tully considers the sacrifices people have to make to become wise.

Nat King Cole Nature Boy
Isaac Watts When I Survey The Wondrous Cross
Guillaume de Machaut Ma Fin est Mon Commencement
Chuck Daar Five Dhyani Buddhas
Alan Hovhaness Wisdom
John Tavener Vaisvanara
Sunday 22nd March 2015
Private Passions
Robert Cohan
5 / 8 Tracks
Michael Berkeley's guest is American choreographer Robert Cohan.

Antonio Vivaldi Stabat Mater
Edward Elgar Sospiri
Johann Sebastian Bach Chaconne in D minor
Alan Hovhaness Tzaikerk (Evening Song)
Barry Guy Lysandra
Eleanor Alberga Lingua Franca
Jon Keliehor Class
Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev Symphony No.1 in D major, Op.25 (Classical) (1st mvt: Allegro)
Sunday 7th December 2014
Sunday Morning
Rob Cowan
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Rob Cowan presents music inspired by mountains and Haydn's String Quartet, Op 76 (Largo).

Alan Hovhaness Symphony No. 2, Op. 132 'Mysterious Mountain'
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina O Magnum Mysterium: Gloria
Carl Ruggles Men and Mountains
Vincent d'Indy Symphonie sur un chant montagnard francais
Joseph Haydn String Quartet No. 64 in D major "Largo" Op. 76 No. 5
Robert Schumann Noveletten Op. 21, No. 7
Giuseppe Verdi Ernani - Sprezzo la vita
Reveriano Soutullo La del soto del Parral: Ya mis horas felices
Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet - Montagues and Capulets; Romeo and Juliet; Romeo at Juliet's Tomb
Franz Ignaz Beck Sinfonia in B flat Op. 4 No. 2
Franz Peter Schubert Der Alpenjager
Jean-Philippe Rameau Nouvelles suites de pieces de clavecin (1726/27): Gavotte et doubles
Josef Lanner Styrian Dances
Sunday 29th June 2014
Words and Music
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Texts and music on the theme of displacement. Readers: Lesley Sharp and Philip Franks.

Karol Szymanowski Mythes Op.30; No.1 La fontaine dArethuse
Richard Blackford Voices of Exile; no.11 The Embrace
[traditional] La Brabanconne (Belgium National Anthem)
Alan Hovhaness Symphony No.1 Exile; 2nd movement
[traditional] Putnicka pesma Visoko drvo, lad nema (Travel melody)
Csar Franck Piano Quintet in F minor; 1st movement
[traditional] Three dances Ostroljanka, Polomka Dance, Little Gipsy Girl
E.J. Moeran 2 Pieces for small orchestra [1931-2], no.1; Lonely waters
Eugne Ysae Sonata no.2; 2nd movement - Malinconia
Frank Bridge The Sea - suite for orchestra (H.100), no.3; Moonlight (Adagio ma non troppo)
George Enescu Romanian Rhapsody, Op.11No.1 in A major
Jef van Hoof Symphony No.1 in A major; 2nd movement
Joseph Jongen Caprice Impromptu Op.51 No.2
Sunday 18th May 2014
Words and Music
The Power of Alchemy
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The Power of Alchemy with verse and prose by both ancient and modern writers.

Philip Glass Vessels
Seckou Keita Future Strings
Silvestre Revueltas Sensemay
Richard Wagner Das Rheingold
Giuseppe Tartini La Sonata del Diavolo in G minor
Franz Liszt Saint Francois d'Assise: La Predication aux oiseaux
Francis Poulenc Toi ma patiente ma patience ma parente, from Figure Humaine (arr. Die 12 Cellisten der Berliner Philharmoniker)
Alan Hovhaness Symphony No. 14 Ararat 2nd movement
Gyrgy Ligeti Lux Aeterna (for choir a capella)
Alexander Knaifel Lux aeterna
Gyrgy Ligeti Quieto (VII), from Musica Ricercata
Alexander Nikolayevich Scriabin 12 Etudes for piano, Op.8 - No. 12 in D sharp minor
Jean-Fry Rebel Chaos, from Les Elements
Arvo Prt Fratres
Luciano Berio Rossignolet du bois - Folk Songs, for voice and seven instruments
Arvo Prt Fur Alina
Manuel de Falla La Danza Ritual del Fuego, from El Amor Brujo
Bernd Alois Zimmermann Concerto for Trumpet and Orchestra 'Nobody knows de trouble I see'
Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky Night on the Bald Mountain
Edgard Varse Ameriques (original version 1921)
Edgard Varse Ionisation
Sunday 2nd February 2014
Sunday Morning
Music and Prayer
8 / 14 Tracks
Rob Cowan's selection of music includes Mozart's Linz Symphony and music focused on prayer

Gustav Mahler Symphony No. 2: Urlicht
Jules Massenet La Vierge: The last sleep of the Virgin
Johann Sebastian Bach Cello Suite No. 3
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphony No. 36 in C major K.425 'Linz'
Ralph Vaughan Williams Wasps Overture
Johann Sebastian Bach Cello Suite No. 2: Gigue
Alan Hovhaness Prayer to St Gregory
Samuel Barber Prayers of Kierkegaard, Op. 30
Qara Qarayev The Seven Beauties - Ballet Suite: Nos. 1-3
Antonio Vivaldi Concerto for diverse instruments RV558
Claude Debussy Arabesques Nos. 1 and 2
Dietrich Buxtehude In te domine speravi, leading to Sufi songs
Franz Lehr Land of Smiles: Von Apfelbluten einen Kranz
Isaac Albniz Asturias
Thursday 1st August 2013
Essential Classics
Thursday - Rob Cowan
7 / 32 Tracks
With Rob Cowan and his guest, political cartoonist and novelist Martin Rowson.

Ludwig van Beethoven String Quartet in F, Op. 135
Igor Stravinsky Greeting Prelude
Alan Hovhaness Prayer of St Gregory, Op. 62b
Percy Grainger Shallow Brown
Igor Stravinsky Concerto for 2 pianos
Johann Sebastian Bach Flute Sonata in G, BWV 1021
Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky The Nursery
Francis Poulenc Les soires de Nazelles: 1. Le comble de la distinction; 2. Le coeur sur la main; 3. La dsinvolture et la discretion
Jean Sibelius Symphony No. 5 in E flat, Op. 82: Finale
Antonin Dvorak Slavonic Dance in D, op.46 no.6
Antonio Vivaldi Violin Concerto in D minor, RV242
Bedrich Smetana Polka and Dance of the Comedians from The Bartered Bride
Camille Saint-Sans Valse-Caprice, d'apres l'Etude en forme de valse pour piano Op. 52 No. 6 (arr. Ysay)
Csar Franck Les olides
Christoph Willibald Gluck 'Che puro ciel, che chiaro sol'; 'Vieni al regni del riposo', from Orfeo ed Euridice
Claude Debussy Ftes (transcr. Ravel)
Sunday 21st July 2013
Words and Music
Neptune's Kingdom
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Texts and music evoking the undersea world. Readers: Emily Taaffe and Nicholas Farrell.

Eric Whitacre Seal Lullaby
Ewan MacColl The Shoals Of Herring
Alan Hovhaness And God Created Great Whales
Ernest Bloch Poems of the Sea, Waves
Osvaldo Golijov Oceanna
Ralph Vaughan Williams Sinfonia Antarctica, scherzo
Richard Rodney Bennett Sea Change, for chorus & tubular bells ? Full Fathom Five
Stuart Dempster Conch Calling for conch solo
Benjamin Britten 4 Sea interludes from 'Peter Grimes', no.2; Sunday morning
[traditional] Up Jumped the Herring
Bernard Herrmann Beneath the 12-Mile Reef, Descending; The Octopus
Gustav Holst Neptune, the Mystic from the Planets Suite
Gyrgy Ligeti Die groe Schildkrten: Fanfare vom Sdchinesischen Meer
Sunday 7th July 2013
Sunday - Martin Handley
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Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show.

Georg Muffat Chaconne in G
Gioachino Rossini Overture to Semiramide
Christoph Willibald Gluck Che puro ciel! From Orfeo ed Euridice
Reynaldo Hahn A Chloris for voice and piano
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Piano Concerto no.9 in Eb K.271 'Jeunehomme' Rondo Finale
Alan Hovhaness Prayer of St.Gregory op.62b
Camille Saint-Sans Sarabande and Rigaudon op.93
Claudio Monteverdi Laudate Domnium (primo)
Franz Schubert Adagio 2nd movement from String Quintet in C D956
Johannes Brahms Rhapsody in E flat from Klavierstucke op.119
Saturday 2nd March 2013
Saturday Classics
Stuart Maconie
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Writer and broadcaster Stuart Maconie introduces some of his varied musical enthusiasms.

Gustav Holst Egdon Heath Op.47
Gustav Holst Egdon Heath
Percy Grainger Walking Tune
Eric Fenby Rossini on Ilkla Moor - overture
Claude Debussy Preludes - book 2 - no.5; Bruyeres
Judith Weir Ardnamurchan Point
Jean Sibelius Night ride and sunrise Op.55
Alan Hovhaness Symphony No 2 "Mysterious Mountain" 1st mvt - Andante con moto
Alan Hovhaness Symphony no. 2 Op.132 (Mysterious mountain) - 1st movement; Andante
Jean Sibelius Night Rise and Sunset
Arnold Bax Tintagel - symphonic poem
Claude Debussy Preludes - book 1 - no.5; Les Collines d'Anacapri
Judith Weir Ardnamurchan Point for 2 pianos
Claude Debussy Preludes - Hills Of Anacapri (Book 1) & Bruyeres (Book 2)
Percy Grainger Walking tune vers. for wind quintet
Einojuhani Rautavaara Cantus arcticus (Concerto for birds and orchestra) Op.61 [with taped birdsong] - 3rd movement; Swans migrating
Ralph Vaughan Williams On Wenlock Edge - No.5 Bredon Hill
Einojuhani Rautavaara Cantus Arcticus, 3rd mvt "Swans Migrating"
Ralph Vaughan Williams On Wenlock Edge for tenor, piano and string quartet ad lib. - Bredon Hill
Monday 21st January 2013
Essential Classics
Monday - Rob Cowan
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With Rob Cowan. Including Faure: Cello Sonata No 2. Dvorak: Symphony No 8 in G, Op 88.

Antonin Dvorak Symphony No. 8 in G, Op. 88
Henry Purcell Chaconne in G minor
Alan Hovhaness Prayer of St Gregory
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Requiem: Kyrie; Dies Irae
Fanny Mendelssohn Piano Trio in D
Richard Wagner Tannhauser: Overture
Robert Schumann 5 Stcke im Volkston, Op. 102: Mit Humor; Stark und markiert
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Rondo in D, K.184
Camille Saint-Sans Cello Concerto No. 1
Couperin Pieces for harpsichord, Book 3 Suite 17: 'Les petits moulin a vents'; 'Les Timbres'
Daniel Purcell Solo in D Giga (Published in Six Sonatas, three for two Flutes and a bass, and three Solos for a Flute and a Bass)
mile Waldteufel Estudiantina Op.191
Gabriel Faur Cello Sonata No. 2 in G minor
Friday 26th October 2012
Friday - Petroc Trelawny
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Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's breakfast show, celebrating the BBC's piano season.

Carl Orff Carmina Burana ? O Fortuna
Edward ELGAR Pomp and Circumstance March No.1 Op39
Benjamin Britten Simple Symphony ? Playful Pizzicato
Johann Sebastian BACH Prelude in G BWV 541
Edward MacDowell To a Wild Rose
Johann Pachelbel Canon and gigue for 3 violins and continuo in D major
Francis Poulenc Sonata for Horn, Trumpet and Trombone
Percy Grainger Mock Morris
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphony No.24 in B Flat K182
Domenico Scarlatti Sonata in F Minor K386
Dudley Moore Colonel Bogey
Giacomo Puccini Crisantemi (1890)
Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No.3 ? Scherzo, third movement
Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov Scheherazade ? The Sea and Sinbad?s Ship
Alan Hovhaness Symphony No.2 Op.132 ?Mysterious Mountain?, first movement: Andante con Moto
Franz Schubert Symphony No.3 in D D200 ? fourth movement, Presto vivace
Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov Etude Tableau in A minor Op39 No 6 ("Red Riding Hood and the Wolf")
Antonio Vivaldi Concerto for Strings in G Minor RV157
Georg Philipp Telemann Concerto in D for Three Horns, Violin and Orchestra: first movement
George Frideric Handel Athalia ? The Clouded Scene begins to clear (chorus)
Camille Saint-Sans Bassoon Sonata in G Op.168 first movement
Dmitry SHOSTAKOVICH Prelude and Fugue in A Op.87 No.7
Johann Sebastian BACH Cantata ? Mache dich, mein Geist, bereit BWV 115 ? (Opening Chorus)
John Ireland Sarnia ? An Island Sequence ? third movement, Song of the Springtides
Thursday 11th October 2012
Thursday - Petroc Trelawny
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Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's breakfast show, celebrating the BBC's piano season.

Jacques Offenbach Belle nuit, o nuit d'amour
Aram Khachaturian Adagio from Spartacus
William Byrd Kyrie from Mass for 4 Voices
Maurice Ravel Pavane pour une infante defunte
Alan Hovhaness Prayer of St Gregory op.62b
Ralph Vaughan Williams Linden Lea
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky June from The Seasons
Ludwig van Beethoven Waldstein Sonata, third movement
Jean-Philippe Rameau Pigmalion - Regne, Amour
Sir Edward Elgar Sospiri op.70
Johann Sebastian Bach Violin Concerto in A minor BWV.1041 first movement
Victor Borge Moonlight Sonata meets Night and Day meets Happy Birthday
Aaron Copland Dance from Music for Theatre
Johannes Brahms Symphony no.4 third movement: Allegro giocoso
Joseph Haydn String Quartet in G minor, op.74 no.3 'Rider' - Finale
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphony no.35 (K.385) in D major "Haffner"; second movement; Andante
Leos Janacek Dance from Celadna from Lachian Dances
Frdric Chopin Nocturne in C minor
Frdric Chopin Waltz in F op.34 no.3
M. Camargo Guarnieri Dansa Brasileira
George Frideric Handel Zadok the Priest HWV.258
Giles Farnaby Suite of Six Dances (arranged Elgar Howarth)
Ottorino Respighi La Gallina from The Birds
Haydn Wood Montmartre from Paris Suite