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: NEWS SUMMARY

and Weather Forecast

: OVERTURE

Suite: Abdelazer (Purcell)
HARTFORD SYMPHONY CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
Conducted by FRrrz MAHLER
7.17* Chiome d'oro; Zefiro torna
(Monteverdi)
NADIA BOULANGER Ensemble
Directed by NADIA BOULANGER
7.29* Water Music: Suite No. 3
(Handel)
PHILOMUSICAORCHESTRA
Directed from the harpsichord by THURSTON DART
7.40* Fantasia for chorus, piano, and orchestra (Beethoven)
ANDOit FOLDES (piano) RIAS CHANBERCHOtR BERLIN MOTET CHOIR
BERLINPHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by FRITZ LEHMANN on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By: Frrrz Mahler
Unknown: Nadia Boulanger
Directed By: Nadia Boulanger
Unknown: Thurston Dart
Piano: Andoit Foldes
Conducted By: Fritz Lehmann

: NEWS SUMMARY

and Weather Forecast

: MORNING CONCERT

Overture: Donna Diana (Reznicek) BAMBERGSYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Conducted by FERDINAND LEITNER
8.10* Symphony No. 44. in E minor
(Haydn)
ZAGREB RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by ANTONIO JANIGRO
8.30* Hungarian Fantasia, for piano and orchestra (Liszt)
CLAUDIO ARRAU PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA
Conducted by EUGENE ORMANDY
8.47* Scherzo capriccioso (Dvorak) LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by ISTVAN KERTESZ on gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown: Donna Diana
Conducted By: Ferdinand Leitner
Conducted By: Antonio Janigro
Conducted By: Istvan Kertesz

: NEWS SUMMARY

and Weather Forecast

: THIS WEEK'S COMPOSER

Ravel
Shéhérazade
REGINE CRESPIN (soprano) SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA
Conducted by ERNEST ANSERMET
9.20* Pavane pour une infante défunte
CLEVELAND ORCHESTRA
Conducted by GEORGE SZELL
9.27* Bolero
SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA
Conducted by ERNEST ANSERMET on gramophone records

Contributors

Soprano: Regine Crespin
Conducted By: Ernest Ansermet
Conducted By: George Szell
Conducted By: Ernest Ansermet

: ANNIVERSARY

Gramophone records highlighting musical anniversaries occurring this week

: PIANO RECITAL

by KATHLEEN LONG

Contributors

Unknown: Kathleen Long

: MUSIC MAKING

Shostakovich Chamber Music series continued
SMETANA STRING Quartet
† PETER WALLFISCH (piano)
LONDON OCTET
Third broadcast of the Shostakoricb Pieces

Contributors

Piano: Peter Wallfisch

: MIDDAY CONCERT

Part 1
Overture: Leonora No. 3
(Beethoven)
BERLIN PHILHARMONICORCHESTRA Conducted by ANDRE VANDERNOOT
12.30* Rondo in B flat major foi piano and orchestra, Op. Posth (Beethoven)
SVIATOSLAV RICHTER VIENNA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Conducted by KURT SANDERLING
12.39* Symphony No. 25, in G minor (K.183) (Muzurt)
PHILHARMONIAORCHESTRA
Conducted by OTTO KLEMPERER on gramophone records
Q Stereophonic broadcast: see p. 12

Contributors

Conducted By: Andre Vandernoot
Conducted By: Kurt Sanderling
Conducted By: Otto Klemperer

: NEWS SUMMARY

and Weather Forecast

: CONCERT CALENDAR

NEVILLE GARDEN looks at some non-broadcast musical events tak ing place in the North during the coming week

: MIDDAY CONCERT

Part 2
Bassoon Concerto in B flat majoi
(K.191) (Mozart)
GEORGE ZUKERMAN
WÜRTTEMBERGCHAMBER ORCHESTRA Conducted by JÖRG FAERBER
1 .36* Symphony in Three Movements (Stravinsky)
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by COLIN DAVIS on gramophone records
S Stereophonic broadcast; see p. 12

Contributors

Unknown: George Zukerman
Conducted By: Colin Davis

: MATINEE

LONDON STUDIO Orchestra Leader, Reginald Leopold
Conducted by JAMES LOCKHART with LEONARD BRAIN (oboe) play music by Rossini. Clive Muncaster, Dag Wiren , Gretry, Britten, Massenet. and Sullivan
James Lockhart broadcasts by permission of the General Administrator. Royal Opera House Covent Garden

Contributors

Leader: Reginald Leopold
Conducted By: James Lockhart
Unknown: Dag Wiren
Unknown: James Lockhart

: ORCHESTRAS OF LONDON

PHILHARMONIAORCHESTRA
Overture: Hansel and Gretel
(Humperdmck)
Conducted by HERBERT VON KARAJAN
3.9* Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen (Mahler)
DIETRICHFISCHER-DIESKAU
(baritone)
Conducted by WILHELM FURTWANGLER
3.28* Symphony No. 1, in C major
(Beethoven)
Conducted by OTTO KLEMPERER on gramophone records
Ninth of ten programmes

Contributors

Conducted By: Herbert von Karajan
Conducted By: Wilhelm Furtwangler
Conducted By: Otto Klemperer

: GREAT EUROPEAN ENSEMBLES

LUCERNE FESTIVAL Strings Directed by RUDOLFBAUMGARTNER (violin)
Concerto in A major, for two violins and orchestra (R. Op. 62 No. 2) (Vivaldi)
WALTZR PRYSTAWSKI, HERBERT HÖVER
4.14* Divertimento in F major
(K.138) (Mozart)
4.25* Sinfonia No 20, In E minor
(Roman)
4.34* Cantata No. 202: Weichet nur. betriibte Schatten (Bach)
IRMGARD SEEFRIED (soprano)
WOLFGANGSCHNEIDERHAN(violin)
ANDRE LAROROT (oboe) \ on gramophone records
S Stereophonic broadcast: see p. 12

Contributors

Soprano: Irmgard Seefried

: BERKELEY. MOZART, HANDEL

CLAUDE FRANK (piano)
COLIN TILNEY (harpsichord continuo)
THAMES CHAMBER ORCHESTRA Leader, Robert Masters
Conductor, MICHAEL DOBSON

Contributors

Piano: Claude Frank
Conductor: Michael Dobson

: BANDSTAND

BAND OF THE LIFE GUARDS
Conducted by MAJOR W. JACKSON
Director of Music

: NATIONAL AND PROVINCIAL

6: The long arm of Whitehall
PROFESSOR THOMAS WILSON of the University of Glasgow, Vice-Chairman of the Toothill Committee of Inquiry into the Scottish economy and formerly Economic Consultant to the Northern Ireland Government talks to W. T. RODGERS. M.P.
Parliamentary Under-Secretary at the Department of Economic Affairs. Government spokesman on regional matters about the role of central Government in regional development
Produced by Richard Hooper
Second broadcast

Contributors

Unknown: Professor Thomas Wilson
Unknown: W. T. Rodgers.
Produced By: Richard Hooper

: EDUCATION IN ACTION

3: The Nuffield Foundation with B. W. M. YOUNG, Director
J. MADDOX. Assistant Director and Co-ordinator, Science Teaching Project
A. SPICER. Organiser, Foreign Language Teaching Materials Project
Introduced by STUART MACLURE
Produced by Dennis Simmons
First broadcast on Feb. 4 (Home)

Contributors

Introduced By: Stuart MacLure
Produced By: Dennis Simmons

: MUST MORALITY PAY?

or What Socrates should have said to Thrasymachus by ANTONY FLEW
Professor of Philosophy University of Keele
Thrasymachus maintained that the man who acts justly is never acting in his own interests, but in the interests of whoever succeeds in exploiting his good nature. Certainly, morality demands genuine sacrifices: but does this make it irrational?

: FINAL MEETING

Hugh Burden plays every part in a dramatic fantasy of guilt and of its terror Written and produced by TERENCE TILLER with music specially composed by ELISABETH LUTYENS and conducted by MARCUS Dods
A new production of the programme first broadcast in 1954 Second broadcast

Contributors

Unknown: Hugh Burden
Produced By: Terence Tiller
Composed By: Elisabeth Lutyens
Conducted By: Marcus Dods

: MODERN CHAMBER MUSIC

John Tilbury and Cornelius Cardew (pianos)
Malcolm Binns and Alasdair Graham (pianos)
Patricia Brady (percussion) Tristan Fry (percussion)
An Instrumental Ensemble
Douglas whittaker (Bute) Janet Craxton (oboe)
John MeGaw (clarinet)
Edgar Williams (bassoon) Douglas Moore (horn)
Malcolm Latchen (violin) Robert Fleming (violin) Alec Taylor (viola) Peter Bell (celto)
Hilary Wilson (harp)
† Conducted by Marcus Dods
Part 1

Contributors

Unknown: John Tilbury
Pianos: Cornelius Cardew
Pianos: Malcolm Binns
Pianos: Alasdair Graham
Pianos: Patricia Brady
Oboe: Janet Craxton
Clarinet: John Megaw
Bassoon: Edgar Williams
Horn: Douglas Moore
Violin: Malcolm Latchen
Violin: Robert Fleming
Viola: Alec Taylor
Viola: Peter Bell
Harp: Hilary Wilson
Conducted By: Marcus Dods

: DISCOVERIES IN NUBIA

† by REX KEATING
Six years have passed since the launching of the archaeological campaign for surveying and salvaging as much material as possible from the Nile areas to be flooded by the building of the Aswan Dam.
Rex Keating of the unesco Seeretariat has been closely associated with the campaign from the outset. This year he travelled up the river as far south as the Dal Cataract, the extreme limit of the area to be ftooded. He talks about some of the Sudanese excavations and the light they may throw on early African history.

Contributors

Unknown: Rex Keating
Unknown: Aswan Dam.
Unknown: Rex Keating

: MODERN CHAMBER MUSIC

Part 2
Bartok
Sonata for two pianos and percussion
Recorded at Friends House on March 21. as part of the St. Pancras Arts Festival, when the works by Bernard Rands and Malcolm Williamson were given their first performance in this country

Contributors

Unknown: Bernard Rands
Unknown: Malcolm Williamson

: POETRY NOW

A miscellany of readings reviews, and interviews
In this month's programme
GEOFFREY HILL introduces a reading by ALAN WHEATLEY of his new poem Funeral Music and ANDREA RUTLAND introduces a reading by JUNE TOBIN of her new poem
Marie in the Madhouse
Introduced by GEORGE MACBETH

Contributors

Introduces: Geoffrey Hill
Reading By: Alan Wheatley
Reading By: June Tobin
Introduced By: George MacBeth

: THE NEWS

: MARKET TRENDS

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

: Closedown









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