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    Night Waves
    Flagship arts and ideas programme, featuring discussions between academics and artists
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    Not the Messiah
    A comic oratorio inspired by Life of Brian, celebrating 40 years of Monty Python.
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    Opera on 3
    Programme presenting rare and fascinating operatic performances
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    Paradise Lost
    Anton Lesser reads from the unabridged version of John Milton's epic poem Paradise Lost
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    Performance on 3
    Performance on 3 offers you the best seat in the house at specially recorded live concerts
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    Performance on 3
    Andris Nelsons conducts the CBSO in Brahms Violin Concerto and Shostakovich's 8th Symphony
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    Play Mozart for Me
    A selection of recordings of Mozart's music
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    Companion programme to Hear and Now, offering more of the best new music
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    Private Passions
    Guests from all walks of life discuss their musical loves and hates
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    Proms Short Story
    By Leonard Woolf. An English novelist visiting Ceylon falls in love with a prostitute.
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    Purcell from Westminster Abbey
    James O'Donnell conducts a special concert of Henry Purcell's greatest choral works
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    Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
    Live and recorded concerts from all over the UK. Includes the Wigmore chamber music series
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    Radio 3 Requests
    Weekly pick of music requests from Radio 3 listeners
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    Radio 3 Requests
    Fiona Talkington opens this week's postbag. Music by Rossini, Mozart, Janacek and Part.
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    Occasional music recitals on Radio 3
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    Marc-Andre Hamelin in Sonata for piano No 1 by Roslavets.
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    Pianist Marielle Labeque plays Rossini's Petite messe solennelle.
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    Sir Peter Hall on Amadeus
    Peter Hall talks about his memories of directing the stage play Amadeus.
  • Logo for Sirensong
    Jonathan Dove's one-act opera Sirensong, performed at the 2007 Gratchenfestival.
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    St Cecilia Mass
    Les Musiciens du Louvre under Marc Minkowski perform Haydn's Mass in C (St Cecilia Mass).
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    Sunday Feature
    Programme showcasing feature reports and discussions on any number of cultural subjects
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    Sunday Morning
    A programme of music interspersed with intelligent comment
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    The BBC's Big Concert
    A day of live music from all over the UK, featuring the five BBC orchestras
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    The Choir
    Programme exploring all things choral, with performances and special features
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    The Chopin Experience
    Featuring every note written by Fryderyk Chopin