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: NEWS SUMMARY

and Weather Forecast

: FRENCH MUSIC

Trois valses romantiques (Chabrier) ROBERT and GABY CASADESUS (two pianos)
7.16* Danses sacree et profane
(Debussy)
NICANOR ZABALETA (harp) with the BERLIN RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by FERENC FRICSAY
7.25* Dolly Suite (Fauri)
ROBERT and GABY CASADESUS (piano duet)
7.40* Sextet (Poulenc)
FRANCIS POULENC (piano) with the PHILADELPHIA WOODWIND QUINTET on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By: Ferenc Fricsay
Piano: Francis Poulenc

: NEWS SUMMARY

and Weather Forecast

: MORNING CONCERT

Overture: A Midsummer Night's
Dream (Mendelssohn)
PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
Conducted by RAFAEL KUBELIK
8.16* Serenade in D minor. Op. 44
(Dvorak)
PRAGUE CONSERVATOIRE CHAMBER ENSEMBLE
8.40* Suite: Siuurd Jorsalfar (Grieg)
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by OIVIN FJELDSTAD on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By: Rafael Kubelik
Conducted By: Oivin Fjeldstad

: NEWS SUMMARY

and Weather Forecast

: THIS WEEK'S COMPOSER

Schumann
Overture. Scherzo, and Finale
LEIPZIG GEWANDRAUS ORCHESTRA
Conducted by Franz KONWITSCHNY
9.23* Concertstuck in F major, for four horns and orchestra
PETER DAMM , HERMANN MARKER,
WERNER Pilz , and GEORG BÖHNER with the LEIPZIG GEWANDHAUS ORCHESTRA conducted by FRANZ KONWITSCHNY on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By: Franz Konwitschny
Unknown: Peter Damm
Unknown: Werner Pilz
Conducted By: Franz Konwitschny

: MUSIC MAKING

RALPH HOLMES (violin)
Denis MATTHEWS (piano)
JOHN MITCHINSON (tenor) ERNEST LUSH (piano)
KEITH HARVEY (cello)
MERALYN KNIGHT (piano)

Contributors

Violin: Ralph Holmes
Piano: Denis Matthews
Tenor: John Mitchinson
Piano: Ernest Lush
Cello: Keith Harvey
Piano: Meralyn Knight

: DELIBES, HINDEMITH AND WAGNER

Ballet music: Le rol s'amuse
(Delibes)
ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
Conducted by SIR THOMAS BEECHAM
11.15* Cello Concerto (1940) (Hindemith)
PAUL TORTELIER with the CZECH PHILHARMONIC Orchestra Conducted by KAREL ANCERL
11.40* Good Friday Music (Parsifal)
(Wagner)
BAVARIAN RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Conducted by EUGEN JOCHUM on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By: Sir Thomas Beecham
Unknown: Paul Tortelier
Conducted By: Karel Ancerl
Conducted By: Eugen Jochum

: FROM THE FESTIVALS

4:
Edinburgh CLAUDIO ARRAU (piano)
Part 1

Contributors

Piano: Edinburgh Claudio Arrau

: CONCERT CALENDAR

BERNARD KEEFFE looks at some non-broadcast musical events taking place in London and the South-East during the coming weekend

: THE NEWS

: FROM THE FESTIVALS

Part 2
Beethoven
Sonata in C minor. Op. 13
(Pathelique)
1.30* Sonata in C minor, Op.
Ill
Recording of the concert given in the Usher Hall. Edinburgh, on September 10

: MUSIC FROM HOLLAND AND CZECHOSLOVAKIA

Guus HAUTVAST (oboe)
PROMENADE ORCHESTRA
Conductor. GIJSBERT NIEUWLAND
Summer (Part 3 of The Czech
VERA NOVENKOVA
MIXED Voice CHOIR
Conductor.
JINDRICH PENCIK PRAGUE CHILDREN'S CHOIR OF CZECHOSLOVAK RADIO
Conductor.
BOHUMIL KULINSKY PRAGUE RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conductor. FRANTISEK HERTL
Recordings made available by courtesy of the Netherlands Radio Union and Czechoslovak Radio

Contributors

Oboe: Guus Hautvast
Conductor: Jindrich Pencik Prague
Conductor: Bohumil Kulinsky Prague
Conductor: Frantisek Hertl

: INTERMEZZO

Overture: La forza del destino
(Verdi)
PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA
Conducted by CARLO MARIA GIULlNI
2.39* Pagliacci: Finale, Act
(Leoncavllo)
GABRIELLA Tucca (soprano) CORNELL MACNEIL (baritone) RENATO Capecchi (baritone)
Mario DEL MONACO (tenor) and PIERO DE PALMA (tenor) with the ACCADEMIA DI SANTA CECILIA, ROME Conducted by FRANCESCO MOLlNARI. PRADELLI
2.54* Suite: Amahl and the Night
Visitors (Menotti)
CLEVELAND POPS ORCHESTRA Conducted by Louis LANE on gramophone records
This programme is being broadcast experimentally on the Zenith-G.E. pilot tone stereophonic system from the VHF transmitters at Wrotham and Dover. Kent. To hear the programme in stereophony a special receiver. or an adapter for use with an existing receiver, is necessary. Listeners with normal VHF receivers will hear the programme monophonically as usual.

Contributors

Conducted By: Carlo Maria Giullni
Soprano: Gabriella Tucca
Baritone: Renato Capecchi
Tenor: Mario Del Monaco
Conducted By: Francesco Mollnari.
Conducted By: Louis Lane

: COMMONWEALTH HERITAGE

Eight programmes of traditional music from the Commonwealth
Introduced on records and with recordings by A. L. LLOYD
2: Australasia 1

Contributors

Unknown: A. L. Lloyd

: BORODIN

String Quartet No. 2. in D major played by the VLACH STRING QUARTET Josef Vlach (violin) Vaclav Snitil (violin)
Josef Kodousek (viola) Viktor Moucka (cello)
Recording made available by courtesy of the Czechoslovak Radio

Contributors

Violin: Josef Vlach
Violin: Vaclav Snitil
Viola: Josef Kodousek
Cello: Viktor Moucka

: KALMAN

Gramophone records of excerpts from
The Gypsy Princess Countess Maritza and The Circus Princess

: FURTHER HEARING

Skalkottas
String Trio
5.25* Songs, from the cycle of sixteen
(poems by Christou Esperas)
Chrtsantema; Perasma ldhanikó; Chinoporo
5.42* Octet
OROMONTE STRING TRIO Perry Hart (violin)
Margaret Major (viola) Bruno Schrecker (cello)
ALICE GABDAI (mezzo-soprano) PIERA Brizzi (piano)
MELOS ENSEMBLE
William Bennett (flute) Peter Graeme (oboe)
Gervase de Peyer (clarinet)
William Waterhouse (bassoon) Emanuel Hurwitz (violin) Ivor MacMahon (violin) Cecil Aronowitz (viola) Terence Weil (cello)
Second broadcasts of the String
Trio and the Octet

Contributors

Violin: Perry Hart
Cello: Bruno Schrecker
Mezzo-Soprano: Alice Gabdai
Flute: William Bennett
Oboe: Peter Graeme
Clarinet: Gervase de Peyer
Violin: Emanuel Hurwitz
Violin: Ivor MacMahon
Viola: Cecil Aronowitz
Cello: Terence Weil

: WRITING MUSIC FOR FILMS

How composers convey atmosphere and character
Five illustrated programmes
Devised and introduced by KENYON EMRYS-ROBERTS
4: Comedies and Cartoons
First broadcast in the BBC World
Service on July 26
Final programme: September 20

Contributors

Introduced By: Kenyon Emrys-Roberts

: SHORTHAND DICTATION

50-80 w.p.m.
Compiled by VALENTINE McNEFF
For those who want to keep up or improve their speeds in any shorthand system
Second broadcast
110 w.p.m to verbatim: Tuesday at
6.30 p.m.
80-120 w.p.m.: Friday at 6.30 p.m. A booklet is available

: TALKING ABOUT DRAMA J. W. LAMBERT on

Ibsen's
The Pretenders
First broadcast on October 9. 1964

: CHILDREN AT SCHOOL

A series of thirteen talks, mainly for parents and teachers, on the emotional and intellectual development of children.
11: The Practical Implications of Piaget
by DR. KENNETH LOVELL Lecturer in Education University of Leeds
First broadcast in the Home Service
' Second Start' series on February 8

Contributors

Unknown: Dr. Kenneth Lovell

: THE THINKING OF ENOCH POWELL

THERT. HON. ENOCH POWELL , M.P. talking to
ROBERT McKENZIE about some of the ideas reflected in the collection of his speeches recently published under the title of A Nation Not Afraid

Contributors

Unknown: Enoch Powell
Unknown: Robert McKenzie

: SIBELIUS

Henryk Szeryng (violin)
Helsinki Symphony Orchestra
Conducted by Sir John Barbirolli
From the Royal Festival HalL London
Part 1
Symphony No. 7, in C major
8.24* Violin Concerto in D minor
Part 2
Symphony No 1

Contributors

Violin: Henryk Szeryng
Conducted By: Sir John Barbirolli

: * THE DECLINING ROMAN EMPIRE

Manpower and the Fall of Rome
Ϯ by M. I. FINLEY
Fellow of Jesus College, Cambridge
There was a vicious circle. The army could not be enlarged becaus; the land could not stand further loss of man-power; the land deteriorated because of taxes: the taxes were too high because of the military demands. And the German pressure never ceased for two centuries.
Last of four talks

Contributors

Unknown: M. I. Finley

: * SIBELIUS

Part 2
Symphony No. 1, in E minor

: LOCATIONS

by David Lytton
A poem sequence telling of the author's return to South Africa with a tape recorder Read by ANTHONY JACOBS , LIONEL NGRANE
DAVID LYTTON , CELIA HEWITT
Produced by R. D. Smith

Contributors

Unknown: David Lytton
Read By: Anthony Jacobs
Read By: Lionel Ngrane
Read By: David Lytton
Unknown: Celia Hewitt
Produced By: R. D. Smith

: BACH

Two Preludes and Fugues ('48'
Book 1)
No. 5, in D major
No. 8, in E flat minor
SVIATOSLAV RICHTER (piano) on a gramophone record

Contributors

Piano: Sviatoslav Richter

: THE NEWS

: MARKET TRENDS

Today's overseas commodity and financial news. London Stock Market closing report

: Closedown









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