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: NEWS SUMMARY

and Weather Forecast

: FRENCH MUSIC

Overture: Timoteon (Méhul)
ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by SIR THOMAS BEECHAM
7.10* The carnival of the animals
(Saint-Saens)
GEZA ANDA and BELA SIKI (pianos) with the PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA Conducted by IGOR MARKEVITCH
7.31* Symphony in C major (Bizet) FRENCH NATIONAL RADIO ORCHESTRA Conducted by SIR THOMAS BEECHAM on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By: Sir Thomas Beecham
Conducted By: Igor Markevitch
Conducted By: Sir Thomas Beecham

: NEWS SUMMARY

and Weather Forecast

: ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

with NATHAN MILSTEIN (violin)
Concerto Grosso in E minor, Op. 3
No 3 (Geminiani)
BOYD NEEL STRING ORCHESTRA Directed from the harpsichord by THURSTON DART
8.13* Adagio in E major (K.261)
(Mozart)
NATHAN MILSTEIN (violin)
With the Concert ARTS Orchestra Conducted by WALTER SUSSKIND
8.20* Symphony No. 29. in A major
(K.201) (Mozart)
BATH FESTIVAL Orchestra
Conducted by YEHUDI MENUHIN
8.44* Variations on a theme by Tchaikovsky (Arensky)
STRINGS OF the LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Conducted by SIR JOHN BARBIROILI on gramophone records

Contributors

Violin: Nathan Milstein
Unknown: Thurston Dart
Violin: Nathan Milstein
Conducted By: Walter Susskind
Conducted By: Yehudi Menuhin
Conducted By: Sir John Barbiroili

: NEWS SUMMARY

and Weather Forecast

: THIS WEEK'S COMPOSER

Britten
Nocturne for tenor, seven obbligato instruments, and string orchestra
PETER PEARS (tenor) with members of the LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by THE COMPOSER
9.32* Hymn to St. Cecilia LONDON SYMPHONY CHORUS
Conducted by GEORGE MALCOLM on gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown: Britten
Conducted By: George Malcolm

: MUSIC MAKING

PETER WALLFISCH (piano)
MARCEL PERRIN (saxophone)
SUZANNE PERRIN-VAI .LS (piano)
DEKANY STRING Quartet

Contributors

Piano: Peter Wallfisch
Piano: Marcel Perrin
Unknown: Suzanne Perrin-Vai

: ANNIVERSARY

Gramophone records highlighting important musical anniversaries occurring this week

: PIANO RECITAL

by DOROTHEA BRAVS

Contributors

Unknown: Dorothea Bravs

: MIDDAY CONCERT

with JOAN SUTHERLAND (soprano) and DAVID OISTRAKH (violin) on gramophone records
Part 1
Overture: The White Lady
(Boieldieu)
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by JEAN MARTINON
Continued in next column
12.24* Regnava nel silenzio (Lucia di Lammermoor) (Donizetti)
JOAN SUTHERLAND (soprano) with the Orchestra OF THE
ACCADEMIA di SANTA CECILIA, Rome Conducted by JOHN PRITCHARD
12.33* Intermezzo (William Ratcliff )
(Mascagni)
PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA
Conducted by ALCEO GALLIERA
12.38* Suite: The Fair Maid of Perth (Bizet)
SUISSE Romande ORCHESTRA
Conducted by ERNEST ANSERMET

Contributors

Soprano: Joan Sutherland
Soprano: David Oistrakh
Conducted By: Jean Martinon
Soprano: Joan Sutherland
Conducted By: John Pritchard
Unknown: William Ratcliff
Conducted By: Alceo Galliera
Conducted By: Ernest Ansermet

: CONCERT CALENDAR

STEPHEN DODGSON looks at some non-broadcast musical events taking place in the North during the next seven days

Contributors

Unknown: Stephen Dodgson

: NEWS SUMMARY

and Weather Forecast followed by an interlude

: MIDDAY CONCERT

on gramophone records
Part 2
Scottish Fantasia for violin and orchestra (Bruch)
David OISTRAKH (violin) with the LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Conducted by JASCHA HORENSTEIN
1.42* Scottish Dances
(Iain Hamilton )
Scottish NATIONAL ORCHESTRA
Conducted by ALEXANDER GIBSON

Contributors

Violin: David Oistrakh
Conducted By: Jascha Horenstein
Unknown: Iain Hamilton
Conducted By: Alexander Gibson

: MATINEE

LONDON STUDIO Orchestra Leader. Reginald Leopold
Conducted by RAYMOND ACOULT
THE MICHAEL KREIN SAXOPHONE Quartet
In a programme of light music

Contributors

Conducted By: Raymond Acoult
Conducted By: The Michael Krein

: HUGUES CUENOD

(tenor) with HERMANN LEEB (lute)
A gramophone record of Italian songs

Contributors

Unknown: Hermann Leeb

: ORGAN RECITAL

given by JAMES DALTON
From St. Thomas the Martyr.
Newcastle upon Tyne

Contributors

Unknown: James Dalton

: FROM THE MUSIC CLUBS

Ilse WOLF (soprano)
JOHN SHIRLEY-QUIRK (baritone) ANTONY HOPKINS (piano)
Part of a concert, introduced by Antony Hopkins. given in April in the Victoria Hall. Bolton

Contributors

Baritone: John Shirley-Quirk
Introduced By: Antony Hopkins.

: HAYDN, MOZART SAINT-SAENS

JACK ROTHSTEIN (violin)
RBC WELSH ORCHESTRA
Leader. Philip Whiteway
Conductor, RAE JENKINS
Originally broadcast on February
18 In the Home Service

Contributors

Violin: Jack Rothstein

: BANDSTAND

BAND OF THE ROYAL MARINES SCHOOL OF MUSIC
Conducted by LT .-
COLONEL F. VIVIAN DUNN , C.V.O., O.B.E. Principal Director of Music. Royal Marines

Contributors

Unknown: Colonel F. Vivian Dunn

: FACTS IN FOCUS

Money in your Life
2: Banking and Budgeting by ANDREW ROBERTSON

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew Robertson

: TALKING ITALIAN

A series of twenty lessons intended for listeners who have already done some Italian
2: All' aaenzia di viaggi
Script by Pietro Giorgetti and Elsie Ferguson
Introduced by PIETRO GIORGETTI and ARIELLA REGGIO
Produced by Elsie Ferguson
First broadcast on Oct. 6. 1964
Repeated on Friday at 7.4 p.m.
A booklet and records are available

Contributors

Script By: Pietro Giorgetti
Script By: Elsie Ferguson
Introduced By: Pietro Giorgetti
Introduced By: Ariella Reggio
Produced By: Elsie Ferguson

: THE AMERICAN NOVEL

Eight studies by ARTHUR MIZENER professor of English at Cornell University
2: The Metaphysical Romance: Herman Melville
Melville was as fascinated as any other nineteenth-century romantic by the variety and beauty of the natural world, but he was also obsessed with what lay behind reality. ' I am intent upon the essences of things ... that which is beneath the seeming.' Moby Dick is the greatest of all his novels and probably the greatest single work in American literature.
With readings by ALAN TILVERN
Produced by Howard Smith

Contributors

Unknown: Arthur Mizener
Unknown: Moby Dick
Unknown: Alan Tilvern
Produced By: Howard Smith

: LAND USE IN THE NORTH

Three programmes by IAN GRIMBLE
3: Fish and Factories
The catching and processing of fish are key elements in the maintenance of rural communities on the Northern Atlantic coasts of Europe, In the last of his three programmes Dr. Grimble, with the help of contributors from Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, and Scotland, examines the problems of access and conservation, marketing, and location of factories.
Produced by CHRISTOPHER HOLME
Second broadcast

Contributors

Unknown: Ian Grimble
Produced By: Christopher Holme

: INVITATION CONCERT

Noelle Barker (soprano)
Deborah Stanford (speaker)
Aeolian String Quartet
Sydney Humphreys (violin) Raymond Keenlyside (violin) Margaret Major (viola) Derek Simpson (cello)
William Bennett (flute) Jack Brymer (clarinet)
Michael Jefferies (harp) Wilfrid Parry (piano)
Conducted by Guy Woolfenden
From the Guildhall, York
Part 1
Given before an invited audience In the Guildhall, York, in association with York University. Applications for tickets should be sent to [address removed]. enclosing a stamped addressed envelope.

Contributors

Soprano: Noelle Barker
Soprano: Deborah Stanford
Violin: Sydney Humphreys
Violin: Raymond Keenlyside
Cello: Derek Simpson
Flute: William Bennett
Clarinet: Jack Brymer
Harp: Michael Jefferies
Piano: Wilfrid Parry
Conducted By: Guy Woolfenden

: MUSIC AND THE LIBERAL ARTS

by JOHN STEVENS
Lecturer in English in the University of Cambridge
Music formed an important part of the standard medieval university education, but not for the kind of reasons we should be most likely to tive. It was valued because it trained the mind in abstract speculation. Behind the sonorous glory of medieval composition lies the belief ' sounds pass quickly away but numbers remain.'
This talk is among a number devised to accompany the current series of music Programmes from the Middle Ages to the Renaissance. Nicholas of Cusa, by Gordon Leff : October 26

Contributors

Unknown: John Stevens
Unknown: Gordon Leff

: INVITATION CONCERT

Part 2

: THE HANDWRITING OF GOD

tA story by JORGE Luis BORGES translated from the Spanish with an introduction by J. M. COHEN and read by ALAN WHEATLEY followed by an interlude at 10.50

Contributors

Story By: Jorge Luis Borges
Unknown: J. M. Cohen
Read By: Alan Wheatley

: THE NEWS

: MARKET TRENDS

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

: Closedown









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