15 October 2007
Monday 15 October 2007 13:00-16:00 (Radio 3)
Presented by Louise Fryer.
1.00pm Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
Live from the Wigmore Hall, London, introduced by Verity Sharp.
BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artist Sharon Bezaly joins with gamba player Charles Medlam and harpsichordist Terence Charlston in a programme of Bach and Handel, balanced with two small-scale solo works by contemporary Finnish composer Kalevi Aho.
Bach: Sonata in E flat for flute and harpsichord, BWV 1031
Handel: Flute sonata in B minor, HWV 367b
Bach: Sarabande (Partita in A minor, BWV 1013)
Kalevi Aho: 2nd movement (Prestissimo) from Solo III, for solo flute
Bach: Sonata in E for flute and basso continuo, BWV 1035; Polonaise, Menuet, Badinerie (Suite in B minor, BWV 1067)
This week, Afternoon on 3's British Symphony Series focuses on two Welsh composers, William Mathias (1934-1992) and Alun Hoddinott (b.1929). Plus the new debut album of cabaret songs by Schoenberg, Bolcom and Satie by young Canadian soprano Measha Brueggergosman with the BBC SO.
Mathias: Symphony No 1
BBC Welsh SO
William Mathias (conductor)
Bolcom: Cabaret Songs
Measha Brueggergosman (soprano)
David Robertson (conductor)
Alun Hoddinott: Symphony No 2
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Owain Arwel Hughes (conductor)