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: Music from the Courts and Cities of Europe

5: Naples
Durante Concerto in c major
A. Scarlatti Aria: Rugiandose, odorose (11 Pirro e Demetrio) Leonardo Leo Aria: Son qual nave in ria procella (Zanobia in Palmira)
Leo Cello Concerto in A major
A. Scarlatti Cantata: Su le sponde del Tebro gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown: A. Scarlatti
Unknown: Leonardo Leo

: News

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: Record Review

with John Lade
Building a Library: Beethoven's Symphony No 6, in r (Pastoral), by Robert PHILIP
Miscellaneous new records reviewed by NOËL GOODWIN

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Philip

: Release

Brahms String Quartet in A minor. Op 51 No CLEVELAND QUARTET
10.47* Schumann Liederkreis , Op 24: PETER schreier (tenor) NORMAN SIIETLER (piano) gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown: Schumann Liederkreis

: The Young Idea

Graham Treacher with records chosen by the under-20s
Pnrcell Three-part Fantasia No 1
Bliss Music for Strings
Bartek String Quartet No 4 Producer Arthur JOHNSON

Contributors

Producer: Arthur Johnson

: Midday Concert

DANIEL ADNI (piano)
BBC Scottish symphony orchestra conductor CHRISTOPHER SEAMAN Part 1
Stravinsky Symphonies of wind instruments
12.21* Beetbevra Piano Concerto No 1, in c major

Contributors

Conductor: Christopher Seaman

: News

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: The Positive World

A weekly survey of the more hopeful trends in the world's news by Donald Milner

Contributors

Unknown: Donald Milner

: Concert

Part 2 Sibelius
Symphony No 2. in » major

: Man of Action

Campbell Adamson. Director General of the CB1, is an enthusiastic pianist and organist. His record choice includes movements from piano con* certos by Mendelssohn and Gershwin, a piano sonata by Beethoven, a prelude by Debussy, and a fugue by Bach. Variety is added by memories evoked by the MODERN JAZZ. qcartet and the Cambridge UNIVERSITY MADRIGAL SOCIETY.

Contributors

Unknown: Campbell Adamson.

: Matinee Musicale

BBC NORTHERN IRELANDORCHESTRA conducted by MARCUS DODS
Music by Stanford. Hoist, Frank Bridge. Bliss and Vaughan Williams

Contributors

Conducted By: Marcus Dods

: Organ Gallery

Charles Marie Widor (1845-1937) JERROLD NORTHROP MOORE presents records of Widor playing his own compositions on the organ ot St Sulpice, Paris

Contributors

Unknown: Jerrold Northrop Moore

: Jazz Record Requests

Introduced by PETER CLAYTON

Contributors

Introduced By: Peter Clayton

: Music Now

Including today:
Stravinsky PAUL CROSSLEY and ERIC WALTER WHITE discussing the finding of the -First Piano Sonata, and JEREMY NOBLE tracing the history of the Etude pour pianola Introduced by John Amis Producers DENYS GUEROULT and NATALIE WHEEN

Contributors

Unknown: Stravinsky Paul Crossley
Unknown: Eric Walter
Introduced By: John Amis
Producers: Denys Gueroult
Producers: Natalie Wheen

: Stravinsky

Sonata No 1 (first performance in this country)
PAUL CROSSLEY (piano)

Contributors

Piano: Paul Crossley

: The Positive World

followed by an interlude

: Portsmouth Festival 1974

ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA leader ERICH GRUENBERG conducted by FERDINAND LEITNER direct from the Guildhall, Portsmouth Part 1
Brahms Variations on the St Anthony Chorale
7.48* Mendelssohn Overture. Scherzo and Finale (A Midsummer Night's Dream)

Contributors

Leader: Erich Gruenberg
Conducted By: Ferdinand Leitner

: * Personal View

Reflections on current affairs David Martin gives the last of four fortnightly talks
(11 May: Esmond Wright )

Contributors

Unknown: David Martin
Unknown: Esmond Wright

: * Concert

Part 2 Strauss Symphonic poem: Also sprach Zarathustra

: The Only Uncle of the Gifted Young

Ford Madox Ford. the author of more than 80 books, is remembered now for a handful of novels, some memoirs, his association with Joseph Conrad and his editorship of The English Review and The Transatlantic Review.
TONY GOULD presents an assessment of his life and work as a writer, with contributions from BASIL BUNTING, FRANK KERMODE , ROBERT LOWELL , JOSEPH BREWER , ANTHONY BERTRAM and JEAN RHYS Producer ROSEMARY HART followed by an interlude

Contributors

Unknown: Joseph Conrad
Unknown: Tony Gould
Unknown: Frank Kermode
Unknown: Robert Lowell
Unknown: Joseph Brewer
Unknown: Anthony Bertram
Unknown: Jean Rhys
Producer: Rosemary Hart

: Palestrina

Mass: Jesu nostra redemptio sung by SCHOLA polyphonica conductor HENRY WASHINGTON

Contributors

Conductor: Henry Washington

: Schumann and Tchaikovsky

Second of two programmes by JOHN BARSTOW (piano)
Tchaikovsky Sonata in G, Op 37 Schumann Vier Nachtstiicke, Op 23

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