Mehul Overture: La chasse du Jeune Henri
NEW PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA conducted by RAYMOND LEPPARD
8.17* Rossini String Sonata No 1, in G I MUSICI
8.31* Giuliani Le Rosslniane , Op 121:JULIAN BREAM (guitar)
8.36* Wolf-Ferrari Intermezzo: Act 2; Intermezzo: Act 3; Danza Napolitana (The Jewels of the Madonna): PARIS CONSERVATOIRE ORCHESTRA, OOndUCted by NELLOSANTI, Records
Introduced by John Lade
Building a Library: Tchaikovsky's Symphony No 5, in E minor, by EDWARD GREENFIELD. Recent records of pre-classical music: JEREMY NOBLE
conducted by CHRISTOPHER ADEY TREVOR WILLIAMS (ViOlinj MARY RYAN (flute)
Part 1 Haydn Symphony No 24, in D major
10.37* Martinu Concerto for violin, flute and orchestra
A weekly survey compiled and Introduced by Donald Milner
Part 2 Telemann Concerto In A major, for violin, flute and orchestra
11.32* Stravinsky Suite: The Firebird
Tomasek Piano Concerto No 1, in c PETER TOPERCZER PRAGUE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by JINORICH ROHAN
12.30* Tchaikovsky Fantasy: The Tempest
NATIONAL SYMPBOWY ORCHESTRA OF WASHINGTON DC, conducted by ANTAL DORATI. Records
The epic poem Gerusalemm* Liberata by Tasso supplied the plot and libretto for operas by Lully and Rossini, madrigals by Monteverdi, a symphonic poem by Liszt and a supernatural ballet The Enchanted Forest by Geminiani. These make up today's selection of record requests, introduced by CHRISTOPHER HOGWOOD ,
Eirlys Roberts , Deputy Director of the Consumers' Association (who publish Which), says that the first music she liked was folk song. Then she discovered baroque, before Jumping forward to the music of the last 100 years, via Wagner. Herchoiceofrecordsincludes JANET BAKER singing an excerpt from Mahler's Kindertotenlieder, and ALFRED DELLER in Buxtehude's Jubilate Domino; also artists discovered on her travels - MIRIAM MAKEBA and the Dutch flautist, THlGS VAN LEER.
BBC NORTHERN IRELAND ORCHESTRA Conducted by TIMOTHY REYNISH Rossini Overture:
Tancredi Faure Suite: Masques et Bergamasques lazunov Valse de Concert, No
Ernest Tomlinson Suite of English Folk Dances Faurf Pavane
Delibes Movements from Ballet Suite: Coppélia
A series devoted to the guitar and guitarist. Today's guest Guillermo Fierens plays music by Villa-Lobos, Jolivet, Castelnuovo-Tedesco and Albeniz and talks to PETER SENSIER.
Producer GARETH WALTERS
Introduced by Peter Clayton
Part 1 Beethoven Quartet in a. Op 18 No 2
Rainier Quartet No 1
Part 2 Haydn Quartet in G, Op 54 No 1
Opera in one act
Music by Puccini (records) Libretto by GIUSEPPE ADAMI after a play by DIDIER GOLD
The cloak under which Michele bids his wife shelter conceals the body of her murdered lover.
GIANFRANCO MANGANOTT1 (te-nor) CHORUS AND ORCHESTRA OF THE MAGGIO MUSICALE FIORENTINO oonducted by LAMBERTO GARDELLI
Anthony Quinlon (in the chair) talks with JOHN HIGGINS EDWARD LUCIE-SMITH and GILLIAN TINDALL
Producer PHILIP FRENCH
The first of three concerts presented by the BBC in association with Aldeburgh Festival BBC CONCERT
ORCHESTRA conductor ASHLEY LAWRENCE MALCOLM WILLIAMSON (piano)
Part 1 Leonard Bernstein Overture: Candide
Malcolm Williamson Piano Concerto No 2
Delius Brigg Fair: An English Rhapsody
This great wonderful world. of which the wisest man knows only the smallest corner, and is, as the great Sir Isaac Newton said. only a child picking up pebbles on the shore of a boundless ocean.'
(CHARLES KINGSLEY The Water Babies)
Gillian Beer. Fellow of Girton College, Cambridge, argues that into this fairy tale Kingsley poured all his preoccupations with the intellectual and social ideas of his day.
Part 2 Falla Suite: The Three-Cornered Hat
Grainger The Warriors: Music to an imaginary ballet
Pope Pius IX used to address Liszt as ' My dear Palestrina,' and one day after Liszt had been playing to him, the Pope said. ' The law, my dear Palestrina. ought to employ your music in order to lead hardened criminals to repentance.'
In this talk MICHAEL HOWARD examines the extent of Liszt's musical homage to Palestrina. Illustrations performed by the CHOIR OF ST MARYLKBONE PARISH CHURCH, Which MICHAEL HOWARD conducts, and MARGARET PHILLIPS (organ).