Herold Overture: Zampa
8.15* Delibes Intermezzo (Naila) LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by RICHARD BONYNGE
8.20" Pierné Impromptu-Caprice MARISA ROBLES (harp)
8.27* Herold, arr Lanchbery Movements from ballet: La fille mal gardee
ROYAL OPERA HOUSE ORCHESTRA conducted by JOHN LANCHBERY gramophone records
On the first of the month ROBIN HOLMES reads from John Clare 's poem.
Edited and introduced by John Lade
Building a Library: Bizet's Symphony in c. by NOËL GOODWIN.
Recent records of instrumental music and songs: reviewed by FELIX APRAHAMIAN.
led by HUGH BRADLEY conducted by RICHARD HICKOX with PHILIP LANGRIDGE (tenor) Part 1
Elgar Overture: Cockaigne (In London Town)
10.32* Gerald Finzt Dies Natalis, for tenor and orchestra
A weekly survey of the more positive trends in the world's news, compiled and introduced by Donald Milner.
Beethoven Symphony No 7, in A major
Rimsky-Korsakov Sheherazade: Symphonic Suite, Op 35
THE PARIS ORCHESTRA, conducted by MSTISLAV ROSTROPOVICH gramophone record
Reflections and Echoes
The story of Narcissus (Britten): the antiphony of St Mark 's (Gabrieli and Monteverdi): the off-stage soloist (Hindemith); the fortepiano's answer to the harpsichord (C P. E. Bach); and other examples of question-and-answer, all introduced by CHRISTOPHER HOGWOOD. (Records)
Brian Redhead , Editor of the Manchester Evening News, first broadcast at the age of 12 playing his clarinet on Children's Hour. His choice of records, which reflects his continuing interest in music and the clarinet in particular, ranges from Benny Goodman to Brahms and Birtwistle.
BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA conductor ASHLEY LAWRENCE Svendsen Carnival in Paris
Ronald Finch' Two Russian folk song arrangements
Johann Strauss Emperor
Waltz Jean Francaiz Au Museé Grevin
Rossini Overture: William Tell
UTO UGHI, MICHAEL ISADOR
Mozart Sonata in G (K 379)
Beethoven Sonata in c minor. Op 30 No 2
Introduced by Peter Clayton
PETER HURFORD presents the second programme of music from the 18th and 19th centuries de Grigny Suite on Veni Creator
Franck Choral No 3, In A minor
A weekly discussion on cinema, theatre, books, broadcasting and the visual arts. This week:
Oleg Kerensky (in the chair) talks with RICHARD CORK, IAN MCINTYRE and BENEDICT NIGHTINGALE Producer PHILIP FRENCH followed by an interlude
An opera in three acts Libretto by HUGO VON HOFMANNSTHAL (English version by ALFRED KALISCH)
Music by Richard Strauss
English National Opera production direct from the London Coliseum
A bitter-sweet comedy of intrigue and disguise with the radiant triumph of young love given an added dimension by the Marschallin's renunciation of Octavian to Sophie.
ENGLISH NATIONAL OPERA CHORUS chorus-master HAZEL VIVIENNE
ENGLISH NATIONAL OPERA
ORCHESTRA conducted by CHARLES MACKERRAS The action takes place in Vienna in the 18th century during the reign of Maria Theresa.
Act 1 The boudoir of the Marschallin
The four volumes of political essays, in a series of collected works, have recently been published.
Lord Boyle of Handsworth. Vice-Chancellor of Leeds Universitv. draws on his experience of government office and 20 years as Member of Parliament to assess the significance today of Walter Bagehot 's political writings,
Act 2 The hall in the house of Faninal
Act 3 A private room at an inn
Schubert Moments Musicaux, Op 94: Movements 1-4 gramophone records