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Mining the Archive


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Proms Preview
Fiona Talkington introduces performances from the BBC archive by people who will be appearing in this year's Proms season.
Bartok Rondos on Slovak Folk Tunes
Andras Schiff (piano)
Maxwell Davies Fantasia No 1 on an "In Nomine" by John Tavener BBCSO, conducted by the Composer Brahms Four Songs, Op 46 Thomas Allen (baritone), Paul Hamburger (piano)
Imogen Hoist String Quintet Endellion Quartet,
Steven Isserlis (cello)
Tippett Concerto for Double String Orchestra BBCSO, conductor Andrew Davis
Producer Vicky Whitaker


Introduces: Fiona Talkington
Unknown: Bartok Rondos
Piano: Andras Schiff
Unknown: John Tavener
Baritone: Thomas Allen
Piano: Paul Hamburger
Cello: Steven Isserlis
Conductor: Andrew Davis
Producer: Vicky Whitaker

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Mining the Archive

BBC Radio 3, 18 July 1997 15.00

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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