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: News; Weather

Time: GTS 7.0 am

: Morning Concert

Mihul Overture: La chasse du jeune Henri 0 Cluck Ballet Suite: Orfeo ed Euridice
Haydn Symphony No 39 0 gramophone records

: News; Weather

: S Your Midweek Choice

A record request programme Weber Overture: Abu Hassan BAVARIAN RADIO SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA conducted by RAFAEL KUBELlK
Brahms Piano Concerto No 2. in B flat: WILHELM BACKHAUS
VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by KARL BÖHM

Contributors

Unknown: Abu Hassan
Conducted By: Rafael Kubellk

: News; Weather

: c This Week's Composer

Schubert Minuet and Finale in r, for wind octet (D 72)
NETHERLANDS WIND ENSEMBLt. conducted by EDO DE WAART
9.16* Arpeggione Sonata
MSTISLAV ROSTROPOVICH (cello) BENJAMIN BRITTEN (piano) gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown: Schubert Minuet
Conducted By: Edo de Waart
Piano: Benjamin Britten

: Organ Recital

by David Sanger

Bach Fantasia in C minor (s 562)
Denham Canticle (1970) (first broadcast performance)
Tunder Chorale Partita on Jesus Christus, unser Heiland
(Part of a recital given in Bath Abbey in June during the Bath Festival)

Contributors

Organist: David Sanger

: Orchestra

conducted by alun FRANCIS
Music by Méhul, John Fox , Alan Langford , Ravel and Boieldieu

Contributors

Conducted By: Alun Francis
Unknown: John Fox
Unknown: Alan Langford

: S Music from America

Penderecki Pittsburgh Overture, for wind instruments
11.5* Stravinsky Ebony Concerto, for clarinet and jazz band
11.14' Elliott Carter Sonata for cello and piano
11.36* Ires Robert Browning Overture
JENNIFER WARD CLARKE (CellO) STEPHEN PRUSLIN (piano) ARNO REXIN (clarinet)
RADIO FRANKFURT DANCE ORCHESTRA
RADIO FRANKFURT
SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by IZLER SOLOMON
(Recordings made available by courtesy of Radio Frankfurt)

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Browning
Cello: Jennifer Ward Clarke
Piano: Stephen Pruslin
Conducted By: Izler Solomon

: 19th-century Piano Concertos

A series of little-known piano concertos and, this week, three operatic transcriptions from the early 19th century.
Czerny La ricordanza: Variations on a theme by Rode, Op 33: VLADIMIR HOROWITZ
12.11* Liszt Reminiscences of Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor: ALFREDBRENDEL
12.18* Liszt, Thalberg, Pixis, Herz, Czerny and Chopin Hexameron : Variations on the March from Bellini's I Puritani RAYMOND LEWENTHAL
12.37* Dussek Piano Concerto No 5. in B flat: RENA KYRIAKOU BERLIN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by c. A. BUNTE gramophone records
(Stereo)

Contributors

Unknown: Vladimir Horowitz
Unknown: Chopin Hexameron
Unknown: Raymond Lewenthal
Conducted By: C. A. Bünte

: News; Weather

: Presented Recital

The first of 11 weekly programmes in which distinguished musicians discuss (and in some cases perform) music dear to them.
Today: Antony Hopkins on Brahms's Sonata in A major, Op 100, for violin and piano The violinist is RALPH HOLMES
(Given before an invited audience in the Concert Hall, Broadcasting House, London. Tickets from [address removed], enclosing SAE) (Nex,week: Hugh Wood )

Contributors

Unknown: Antony Hopkins
Unknown: Ralph Holmes
Unknown: Hugh Wood

: BBC Training Orchestra

conductor MEREDITH DAVIES Mozart Overture: Idomeneo
2.7' Delius Intermezzo (Fennimore and Gerda)
Z.12* Dvorak Symphony No 6

Contributors

Conductor: Meredith Davies

: Music Making

MOLLIE PETRIE (mezzo-soprano) EDNA BLACKWELL (piano) ROBERT AND JOAN SOUTH (two pianos)
BBC WEST OF ENGLAND SINGERS conductor PHILIP MOORE Purcell Lord. what is man
Berkeley Sonatina for two pianos
Rawsthorne Four Seasonal Songs
Saint-Saens Variations on a theme of Beethoven. Op 35 arr Antony Hopkins French Folk Songs
Debussy Trois Chansons

Contributors

Mezzo-Soprano: Mollie Petrie
Piano: Edna Blackwell
Conductor: Philip Moore
Conductor: Purcell Lord.

: Choral Evensong

from Salisbury Cathedral Responses (Bernard Rose)
Psalms 32. 33, 34 (Turle, anon, Walmisley, Bairstow)
Lessons: 1 Maccabees 4, vv 36-61: John 18, vv 28-40
Canticles (Blair in B minor)
Anthem: Remember, 0 Lord (Walmisley)
Choirmaster and Organist RICHARD SEAL
Assistant Choirmaster and Organist MICHAEL SMITH

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Smith

: The Young Idea

Records chosen by the under-20s, introduced by CHRISTOPHER HOGWOOD
Mussorgsky A night on the Bare Mountain
Schubert Nocturne in E flat, for piano trio
Mozart Wind Serenade in c minor (K 388) and nocturnes by John Field and Erik Satie

Contributors

Introduced By: Christopher Hogwood
Unknown: John Field
Unknown: Erik Satie

: S Jazz Today

Present-day jazz on records Introduced by Charles FOX

Contributors

Introduced By: Charles Fox

: S Concert Calendar

JOHN THOMSON looks at some musical events in the Midlands, East Anglia and Wales during the next seven days.
6.25 Programme News and Stock Market Report

Contributors

Unknown: John Thomson

: Study on 3

6.30 Wiedersehen in Ansburg
A 20-lesson course for listeners who want to increase their knowledge of colloquial German 1: Ursula fahrl Ski
Broadcast script and production by EDITH R. BAER ‡
(Rptd: Sat. 11.0 am, R4)
7.0 pm
The Story of the Pill
A four-part case-history in research and development presented by PAUL VAUGHAN 1: It's a'Long Story
The structure of the contraceptive pill is simple: it contains only two active chemicals. Yet the basic research essential to its development took more than half a century.
Producer ROBIN BRIGHTWELL
7.0-7.30 VHF Open University: see Radio 3 VHF on this page

Contributors

Production By: Edith R. Baer
Unknown: Paul Vaughan
Producer: Robin Brightwell

: Arts Commentary: The Cinema

Introduced by Philip Oakes
This edition includes:
Comment on The Touch, The Ballad of Joe Hill, Taking Off, The Go-Between, Private Road and Carnal Knowledge
A survey of film periodicals by Christopher Cook
Gavin Millar on European directors working in America
A discussion of new film books, including Robert Henderson's D.W. Griffith: The Years at Biograph

This is the first of a series of weekly critical programmes on the arts under the general title Arts Commentary: 11 editions a year each on Film, Theatre, Music and the Visual Arts, and eight a year on Fiction and Literary Criticism. Next week's programme will deal with Music, Opera and Ballet.

(On Tuesday of this week Study on 3 begins a new series of Perspective)

Contributors

Presenter: Philip Oakes
Unknown: Christopher Cook
Unknown: Gavin Millar
Producer: Philip French

: The Sound of Stone

The first in a series of concerts given in stone buildings
BBC Northern Symphony Orchestra
leader Reginald Stead
conducted by Maurice Handford
from Liverpool Cathedral
Part 1
Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis
8.17* Sibelius Symphony No 7. in C major

Contributors

Musicians: BBC Northern Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra Leader: Reginald Stead
Conductor: Maurice Handford

: * Is there such a thing as a Los Angeles School?

by TIM HILTON
A talk occasioned by the Arts Council's exhibition Eleven Los Angeles Artists, which has just opened at the Hayward Gallery in London,

Contributors

Unknown: Tim Hilton

: * The Sound of Stone S

Part 2 Eloar
Symphony No 1. in A flat major (Friday, 15 October: St Pat rick's Cathedral, Armagh)

Contributors

Unknown: St Pat

: s Schubert: Winterreise

Introduced and sung by Peter Pears (tenor), with Benjamin Britten (piano)
Gute Nacht ; Die Wetterfahne; Gefror'ne Thranen; Erstarrung: Der Lindenbaum: Wasserfluth; Auf dem Flusse; Ruckblick; Irrlicht: Rast; Fruhlingstraum: Einsamkeit; Die Post: Der greise Kopf; Die Krahe; Letzte Hoffnung ; Im Dorfe; Der stiirmische Morgen; Tauschung; Der Wegweiser; Das Wirtshaus ; Muth; Die Nebensonnen; Der Leiermann

Contributors

Tenor: Peter Pears
Piano: Benjamin Britten
Piano: Gute Nacht
Unknown: Letzte Hoffnung
Unknown: Das Wirtshaus

: News Summary

: Closedown









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