A hunting sequence from Bach and Haydn to Liszt, Paganini and Brahms, with, fanfares and hunting marches from Bohemia: Cantata No 208 (Bach), Symphony No 73 (Haydn), Wilde Jagd (Liszt), and the Horn Trio (Brahms). Introduced by CHRISTOPHER HOGWOOD gramophone records
Introduced by John Lade
Building a Library: Chopin's four Scherzi, by DOMINIC GILL .
MICHAEL BERKELEY talks tO
Recent orchestral records, reviewed by NOEL GOODWIN.
To include a number of the records from this morning's Record Review.
(soprano) in Italian and Spanish Songs with James Lockhart (piano)
Verdi Perduta ho la pace; La zingara; Ad una stella; Lo spazzacarmino; 0, chi i bei giorni m'adduce ancora?
Granados El majo timido; Elegia eterna; El tra la la y el punteado; La maja dolorosa I, II, III
Rodrigo De los alamos vengo, madre
Obradors Del cabello mas sutil; Coplas de curro dulce
presents for your pleasure a weekly selection of popular classics, chosen from over 75 years of gramophone recordings,
Donald Milner introduces a programme of press reaction to the week's events, drawn from newspapers around the world.
AEOLIAN STRING QUARTET
Emanuel Hurwitz (violin)
Raymond Keenlyside (violin) Margaret Major (viola) Derek Simpson (cello) with KENNETH ESSEX (viola) TERENCE WEIL (cello)
Haydn Quartet in E flat, Op 33 No 2
Brahms Sextet in G. Op 36
Sir Arnold Weinstock , Manag- ing Director of GEC, has a preference for music written before 1830. He has chosen records of GUNDULA JANOWITZ singing an aria from Bach's St Matthew Passion-' the finest work in all music,' he says - WANDA LANDOWSKA playing a sonata by Scarlatti, JOAN SUTH-ERLAND in Donizetti's opera Lucia di Lammermoor, and WILHELM KEMPFF playing a Mozart piano concerto.
ORCHESTRA leader BRENDAN O'BRIEN conductor PAAVO BERGLUND
Rossini Overture: William Tell Prokofiev Dreams (Summer Night)
Tchaikovsky Suite: Swan Lake Sibelius Symphony No 1. in a minor
Introduced by Peter Clayton
by VIRGINIA BROWNE
An English family saga
Narrated by Robert Hardy 4: England 1776-1842
Music by JEREMY LUBBOCK
Producer CHRISTOPHER VENNING (Kcpcnt)
William Pepperrell III:
Thomas Palmer III:
Caroline (as a girl):
Caroline (grown up):
This month Peter Sensier introduces the winners of the Guitar 75 International Competition in Toronto, and talks to John Duarte. one of the adjudicators. (Recordings by courtesy of CBC)
Christopher Reeves examines a recent collection of critical essays on Freud, and considers the paradox that, though Freud claimed to be a scientist, he has received more attention in literary and philosophical circles than among academic psychologists.
Music-drama in one act from the play by OSCAR WILDE Libretto by HEDWIG LACHMANN Music by Richard Strauss
(sung in the English translation Of TOM HAMMOND)
An English National Opera Production, direct from the London Coliseum
ENGLISH NATIONAL OPERA
ORCHESTRA, leader BARRY COLLINS conducted by MARK ELDER Producer JOACHIMHERZ
Anthony Thwaite (in the Chair), With MICHAEL BILLINGTON , STUART HALL and BRYAN ROBERTSON. Producer PHILIP FRENCH followed by an interlude
The recording made in the early 1930s of Chopin's Piano Concerto No 1, in E minor: BERLIN STATE OPERA ORCHESTRA conducted by FRIEDER WEISSMANN