Piano Trio in E flat (WoG 38) PINCHAS ZUKERMAN (violin) JACQUELINE DU PR9 (cello) DANIEL BARENBOIM (piano)
8.20* Folk Songs: Put round the bright wine; Since all thy vows: 0 sweet were the hours EDITH MATHIS (soprano) ALEXANDER YOUNG (tenor)
DIETRICH FISCHER-DIESKAU (bar) RIAS CHAMBER CHOIR
ANDREAS ROHN I violin) KARL ENGEL piano)
GEORG DONOERER (cello)
8.30* Piano Trio in c minor. Op 1 No 3: PINCHAS ZUKERMAN (violin), JACQUELINE DUPRE cello) DANIEL BARENBOIM (piano): records
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Tchaikovsky Overture-Fantasia: Hamlet
USSR STATE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by EVGENY SVETLANOV 9 22* Shostakovich Piano Trio No 2. in E minor: YONG UCK KIM (Violin), RALPH KIRSHBAUM I Cello) ANDRE PREVIN (piano)
9.56* Britten Prelude and Fugue for string orchestra ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted bv NORMAN DEL MAR
10.0* Sullivan Excerpts from the Incidental Music: The Tempest: CITY OF BIRMINGHAM SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by SIR VIVIAN DUNN
Smetana's cycle of six symphonic poems, played by the CZECH PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by JAROSLAV KROMBROLC
Part 1: Vysehrad; Vltava; Sarka
Margaret Drabble reflects on some of the things we say.
(Repeated: Thursday 11.5 am)
Part 2: From Bohemia's woods and fields; Tabor; Blanik
(Czech Radio recording from the 1975 Prague Spring Festival)
International Choral Competition: Programme 11
Equal Voice Class: Match 2 Sweden: TREKLANGEN
Holland: TWENTS VROUWENKOOR Confemporaru Class: Match 2
France: chorale STÉPHANE CAILLAT Sweden : ST JACOBS UNCDOMSKOR Introduced by BERNARD KEEFFE
In the last of three programmes pianist David Wilde reviews the widely different styles of piano playing represented by recordings of some of its leading exponents.
3: Lipatti heralds the new era, Fischer. Solomon and Curzon tackle Mozart, the Matthay school reaches its zenith with Myra Hess , while Horowitz and Rubinstein continue the romantic tradition. gramophone records
leader JOST-LUIS GARCIA conducted by ANDREW DAVIS JULIAN BREAM (guitar)
Haydn Symphony No 44, in E minor (Trauer)
Villa-Lobos Guitar Concerto
Michael Blake-Watkins Clouds and Eclipses
GARRICK UTLEY reads an extract from English Traits by RALPH WALDO EMERSON.
The Character of the English
Berkeley Concertino for guitar and orchestra (world premifere) Haydn Symphony No 45, in F sharp minor (Farewell)
(Given in St Bartholomew's the Great on 4 July 1974 as part of the City of London Festival)
Donald Swann collaborated with J. R. R. Tolkien in setting to music some of the songs from The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. In this programme he talks about Tolkien's life and writings, and sings some of the songs.
Taking part: PRISCILLA TOLKIEN, FR JOHN TOLKIEN, NEVILL COGHILL, RAYNER UNWIN, JOY HILL, JOHN CAREY, ELAINE GRIFFITHS, FR GERVASE MATTHEW and CHARLIE CARR. Interviews recorded by ANN BONSOR
Producer HUMPHREY CARPENTER
followed by an interlude
J. R. R.
director DAVID MUNROW
Part 1: French music of the time of Guillaume de Machaut , followed by French music of the late 14th century
Richard C. Wade was Harms-worth Professor of American Institutions at Oxford University 1974-5, and is an expert on American Urban history.
He argues that racial tensions in the USA were exacerbated by the fact that white America imposed the same expectations on its black and its white immigrants while treating the two groups differently.
Part 2: Music at the court of Burgundy (A recording of a public concert given in the Queen Elizabeth Hall , London, on 9 October 1973)
The Virgin Bride by AUGUST STRINDBERG translated from the Swedish by MICHAEL MEYER. with Sarah Badel. Martin Jarvis
Cyril Luckham , Colin Douglas Frances Jeater , Pauline Letts
A wedding could end the rivalry between two bitterly opposed families - but one of the conditions of the marriage is that the bride must wear a bridal crown - to prove that she is a virgin. If she cannot, then will the two families be driven even deeper into their hatred: or will they, by some miracle, find peace and reconciliation?
The music, some of which was composed by Strindberg himself, arranged by PETER HOPE played by LIONEL BENTLEY and ANTHONY CATTERICK
Producer MARTIN JENKINS
The River God:
Lill-Mats, Mats's brother:
Stig Mattsson the Parish Justice:
The Verger, Kersti's grand father:
The Soldier, Kersti's father:
The White Child/The Meuling:
Concert recorded on 10 September in the Usher Hall, Edinburgh
A simultaneous broadcast with BBC2
LEONARD BERNSTEIN (piano) EDINBURGH FESTIVAL CHORUS
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA leader JOHN BROWN conducted by LEONARD BERNSTEIN Bernstein Chichester Psalms followed bv an interview with Leonard Bernstein
Mozart Piano Concerto No 17, in G major (K 453)
9.20* Festival Comment
The final edition of Radio 3's Festival magazine programme. Presenter ELAINE PADMORE
9.40* EIF: Part 2 Sibelius Symphony No 5, in E flat major
Philosophers have been intrigued by the relationship between thought and action. How do you explain what happens when you wish to do something but choose not to?
Stuart Hampshire, Warden of Wadham College, Oxford, and Donald Davidson , Professor of Philosophy, The Rockefeller University, New York Producer DANIEL SNOWMAN
In the last of this year's Summer Specials, Derek Jewell features the music of Green-slade, with tracks from their albums Bedside Manners are Extra, Spyglass Guest and Time and Tide: records