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: NEWS SUMMARY

and Weather Forecast

: OVERTURE

Italian Serenade (Wolf)
PITTSBURGH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by WILLIAM STEINBERG
7.12* Trois valses romantiques for piano duet (Chabrier)
ROBERT and GABY CASADESUS
7.28* Piano Concerto No. 2, in G minor (Saint-Saëns)
ARTUR RUBINSTEIN with the SYMPHONY OF THE AIR
Conducted by ALFRED WALLENSTEIN
7.48* Scherzo: The Sorcerer's
Apprentice (Dukas)
SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA
Conducted by ERNEST ANSEMET on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By: William Steinberg
Unknown: Artur Rubinstein
Conducted By: Alfred Wallenstein
Conducted By: Ernest Ansemet

: NEWS SUMMARY

and Weather Forecast

: MORNING CONCERT

Overture: March Past of the Kitchen Utensils; Ballet; Final Tableau (Suite: The Wasps) (Vaughan Williams)
8.23* Three Shanties for wind quintet (Malcolm Arnold)
LONDON WIND QUINTET
8.31* Rhapsody in Blue, for piano and orchestra (Gershwin)
LEONARD BERNSTEIN with the NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by LEONARD BERNSTEIN
8.48* El Salon Mexico (Copland)
NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by LEONARD BERNSTEIN on gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown: Leonard Bernstein
Conducted By: Leonard Bernstein
Conducted By: Leonard Bernstein

: NEWS SUMMARY

and Weather Forecast

: THIS WEEK'S COMPOSERS

The Gabrielis, Schiitz and Monteverdi Motet : Wie lieblich sind delne
Wohnunsen (Schiitz)
WESTPHALlAN SINGERS and an INSTRUMENTAL ENSEMBLE Conducted by WILHELM EHMANN
9.13* Ricercar arioso No.
(Andrea Gabrieli )
SUSI JEANS (organ)
9.24* Motet: Timor et tremor
(Giovanni Gabrieli )
Choir OF ST. THOMAS'S CHURCH. LEIPZIG
Conducted by GÜNTER RAMIN
9.32* Magnificat (Vespers of 1610) (Monteverdi)
MARGARET RITCHIE and ELSIE MORISON (sopranos) WILLIAM HERBERT and Richard Lewis (tenors) BRUCE BOYCE (baritone) with the LONDON SINGERS and an INSTRUMENTAL Ensemble Conducted by ANTHONY Lewis on gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown: Monteverdi Motet
Conducted By: Wilhelm Ehmann
Unknown: Andrea Gabrieli
Unknown: Giovanni Gabrieli
Unknown: Margaret Ritchie
Sopranos: Elsie Morison
Sopranos: William Herbert
Tenors: Richard Lewis
Baritone: Bruce Boyce
Conducted By: Anthony Lewis

: MASSENET

Gramophone records of excerpts from his opera Manon with Victoria DE LOS ANGELES singing the title role

: STUDIO PORTRAIT

Use Wolf (soprano) accompanied by MARTIN ISEPP sings

Contributors

Accompanied By: Martin Isepp

: MUSIC MAKING

Haydn String Quartet series
SHEILA AMIT (soprano)
PAUL HAMBURGER (piano)
ENGLISH STRING Quartet Nona Liddell (violin)
Marilyn Taylor (violin)
Marjorie Lempfert (viola) Helen Just (cello) with JOHN DYER (viola)
Sheila Amit broadcasts by permission of Sadler's Wells Opera Company

Contributors

Soprano: Sheila Amit
Piano: Paul Hamburger
Violin: Nona Liddell
Violin: Marilyn Taylor
Viola: Marjorie Lempfert
Viola: John Dyer
Viola: Sheila Amit

: MIDDAY PROM

CAROLINE CRAWSHAW (soprano)
BBC NORTHERN ORCHESTRA Leader, Reginald Stead
Conducted by STANFORD ROBINSON
Part 1

Contributors

Leader: Reginald Stead
Conducted By: Stanford Robinson

: NEWS SUMMARY

and Weather Forecast

: CONCERT CALENDAR

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

: MIDDAY PROM

Part 2
Given before an invited audience in the Town Hall. Manchester, by courtesy of the Manchester Corporation

: GILBERT VINTER CONDUCTS

the BBC MIDLAND LIGHT Orchestra
Leader, James Hutcheon

Contributors

Leader: James Hutcheon

: MUSIC OF THE NORTH

Overture: Marionettes (
Hildina Rosenberg )
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by SIXTEN EHRLING
2.36* Three Songs (Grieg)
And I will take a sweetheart To one (No. 2)
I give my song to the spring
KIRSTEN FLAGSTAD (soprano) with the LONDON SYMPHONY Orchestra Conducted by OIVIN FJELDSTAD
2.43* Little Suite for string orchestra (Nielsen)
TIVOLI SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by CARL GARAGULY on gramophone records
This programme is being broadcast experimentally on the Zenith-G.E. pilot tone stereophonic system from the VHF transmitters at Wrotham andDover.Kent.Toheartheprogramme tn stereophony a special receiver, or an adapter for use with an existing receiver. is necessary. Listeners with normal VHF receivers will hear the programme monophonicaily as usual.

Contributors

Unknown: Hildina Rosenberg
Conducted By: Sixten Ehrling
Soprano: Kirsten Flagstad
Conducted By: Oivin Fjeldstad
Conducted By: Carl Garaguly

: INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC

and songs on recently released records
Miniature Quartet for woodwind
(Norman Kay )
RICHARD ADENEY (flute)
STEPHEN WATERS (clarinet) DENNIS BRAIN (horn)
CECIL JAMES (bassoon)
3.9* Der Gartner; Der Kiihne
(Plitzner)
HERMANN PREY (baritone) with GERALD MOORE (piano)
3.14* Baal Shem (Blocre) ISAAC STERN (violin) and ALEXANDER ZAKIN (piano)

Contributors

Unknown: Norman Kay
Piano: Gerald Moore
Violin: Isaac Stern
Piano: Alexander Zakin

: MUSIC IN OUR TIME

LASALLE STRING Quartet
Melos ENSEMBLE
Third broadcast

: BRITAIN'S CATHEDRALS AND THEIR MUSIC

Exeter
Introduced by JOHN BETJEMAN
CHOIR OF EXETER CATHEDRAL
Organist and Master of the Choristers. LIONEL DAKERS
CHRISTOPHER GOWER (assistant organist)
Choir:

Contributors

Introduced By: John Betjeman
Unknown: Lionel Dakers
Unknown: Christopher Gower

: THE YOUNG IDEA

Records introduced by DEREK PARKER
This week's programme includes Liszt's Symphonic Poem: Hunnenschlacht
Bartok's Violin Concerto (1939) and Britten's Variations and Fugue on a theme of Purcell

Contributors

Introduced By: Derek Parker

: THEATRE CLUB

A series of six monthly programmes for those interested in the amateur theatre
Associated with the new BBC-tv series Making a Play
1: The Key Problems: finding a producer and choosing a play
Speakers: FRANCES MACKENZIE
DEREK BOWSKILL , ADRIAN RENDLE
Introduced by Michael SMEE
Produced by Edith R. Baer
A list of suggestions for further reading and useful addresses can be obtained by writing to: ' Theatre Club.' F.E. Department. BBC. Broadcasting House. W.I.

Contributors

Unknown: Frances MacKenzie
Unknown: Derek Bowskill
Unknown: Adrian Rendle
Introduced By: Michael Smee
Produced By: Edith R. Baer

: TALKING ITALIAN

15: La prima colazione
Tuesday's broadcast
A booklet and records are available

: RECITAL OF INDIAN MUSIC

USTAD VILAYAT KHAN (sitar)
USTAD IMRAT KHAN (surbahar) PANDIT SHAMTA PRASAD (tabla) Sitar solo:
Raga Lalit (Dawn raga)
7.43* Sitar and surbahar duet: Raga Yamini (Evening raga)

: 'KNOWING' IN RELIGION

conversation between
BERNARD REARDON
Lecturer in Divinity at Newcastle University and RENFORD BAMBROUGH Fellow and Dean of St. John's College, Cambridge Can religious knowledge be held, in principle, to inform us about how things are, either with another world or with this one? The speakers have followed each other's writings on this question with interest-but also with some bafflement. Now they meet, for the first time, to argue the pros and cons of two seemingly disparate views.

Contributors

Unknown: Bernard Reardon

: ANIMALS CAN'LAUGH

by Adrian Mitchell with Leo Maguire
Christopher Bidmead and Eileen Atkins
Cast in order of speaking:
Produced by R. D. SMITH
To be repeated on February 6 Eileen Atkins is appearing In ' The Killing of Sister George ' at the Duke of York's Theatre, London; Christopher Bidmead is a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company

Contributors

Unknown: Adrian Mitchell
Unknown: Leo Maguire
Unknown: Christopher Bidmead
Produced By: R. D. Smith
Unknown: Eileen Atkins
Unknown: Christopher Bidmead
Woman on stairs: Anna Burden
Bruce Dray: Leo Maguire
Mike Anson: Christopher Bidmead
Herbert Massing: Patrick Barr
Kate Collett: Eileen Atkins
Mercy Hastings: Sarah Brackett
Richard Tilehurst: Brian Hewlett
Jim Byman: Frank Singuineau
Ross Mayer: Andrew Sachs
Mr Groombury: Harold Kasket

: MUSIC IN SPAIN

in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries
Tomas Luis Victoria
Motets sung by the SCHOLA POLVPHONICA
Conductor, HENRY WASHINGTON
Introduced by HENRY WASHINGTON
From Brompton Oratory, London
The third in a series of pro- grammes of music of the Spanish Renaissance
Music from Cancionero de Uppsala, and music for harpsi- chord: Ambrosian Consort, January 28

: KARLHEINZ STOCKHAUSEN

tDuringhisvisittothisjsj country last month
KARLHEINZ STOCKKAUSEN addressed a forum, held under the chairmanship of Howard Hartog , at the Institute of Contemporary i Arts. In this excerpt from the M proceedings he answers ques- tions about his work

Contributors

Unknown: Karlheinz Stockkausen
Unknown: Howard Hartog

: HANDEL

Organ Concerto No. 13, in F major
MARIE-CLAIRE ALAIN (organ)
THE JEAN-FRANÇOIS PAILLARD * CHAMBER ORCHESTRA Conducted by JEAN-FRANÇOIS PAILLARD on a gramophone record

: THE NEWS

: MARKET TRENDS

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

: Closedown









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