Piano Concerto in G minor
VIENNA STATE OPERA ORCHESTRA Conducted by LASZLO SOMOGYI gramophone record
Judith Thomas (oboe)
Christopher KinK (clarinet) Hugh Watkins (bassoon)
Maurice Brett (violin) Audrey Brett (violin) David Gribble (viola) John Bunting (cello) with Havelock Nelson (piano)
EILEEN POULTER (soprano)
BBC Scottish CHORAL SOCIETY
BBC Scottish SYMPHONY Orchestra Leader, Tom Rowlette
Conducted by GRAHAM TREACHER
Fritz SPIEGL looks at some non-broadcast musical events taking place in London and the South-East during the coming weekend
Leader, David Adams
Conductor, TERENCE LOVETT
ⓢ Music by Glinka, Delibes, and Ravel gramophone records
The sixth in a weekly series of programmes each including a symphony by a British composer
Leader, Reginald Stead
Conducted by MAURICE HANDFORD and OLIVER BROOME
A musical entertainment
The composers are Bach, Schubert, and Brahms, and the artists are
NORMA PROCTER (contralto) MARGARET MAJOR (viola) ERNEST LUSH (piano)
ELISE CSERFALVI (violin) PAUL HAMBURGER (piano)
Conducted by Maurice Handford
played by W. 0. MINAY
From St. Cuthbert's Parish Church,
For those who want to keep up or improve their speeds in any shorthand system
80-100 w.p.m.: Tuesday, 6.30 p.m.
Shorthand Dictation Practice Book 4 accompanies this series
A series of twenty lessons for listeners with a basic knowledge of Spanish
Introduced by JACINTA CASTILLEJO with the help of PABLO SOTO
Script by Maria Victoria Alvaret and Anthony Watson
Produced by George Walton Scott
A booklet Is available
Six programmes about the problems and rewards of getting to know people with a different cultural background, for those who go to work in developing countries and for those at home who want to know more about our fellow citizens in this one world
3: An outline map of Vie social world
The contribution of the social anthropologist
Principal speaker, GODFREY LIENHARDT
Lecturer in African Anthropology. University of Oxford
Introduced by LORD RITCHIE-CALDER. C.B.E.
Produced by Rosemary Jellis
1: Life and Freedom
IAN MCINTYRE introduces the first of three programmes in which Indians talk to him about India after two decades of independence
'At the stroke of the midnight hour, India will awake to life and freedom.' Thus Mr. Nehru on the eve of independence in 1947. What have they been like, those twenty years? What has changed? And what was the significance of this year's General Election?
An Economy in Crisis: May 20
BBC Symphony Orchestra Leader, Trevor Williams
Conducted by Henryk Czyz
† by APRIL
FITZLYON Mrs. FitzLyon feels that some works of art have an importance in the history of ideas Quite out of proportion to their artistic merit. Victor Hugo 's Hernani was one of them; so was Verdi's Ernani.
Given before an invited audience tn BBC Studio 1. Maida Vale, London. Requests for tickets for future concerts may be sent to Ticket Unit, [address removed] enclosing a stamped addressed envelope.
by John Milton abridged for radio in thirteen parts by R. D. SMITH
Reader, Denis McCarthy
Raphael comes down to Paradise ... minds Adam of his state and of his enemy.
Book 6: May 24
by FRANK HARRISON
The first of two illustrated talks in which Frank Harrison introduces music from the Eton Choirbook, which he has edited. The illustrations are sung by the SCHOLA POLYPHONICA. director HENRY WASHINGTON , and include John Browne 's 0 Maria salvaioris mater, Richard Davy 's Salve regina, and music by Walter Lambe.
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