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Nine programmes to include the complete sets published around 1770 as Op 9 and Op 17 and some of the piano music he wrote at the same time.
String Quartet in c minor, Op 17 No 4: TATRAI QUARTET
Sonata in b flat (H xvi 18) RUDOLF BUCHBINDER (piano)
String Quartet in E flat, Op 17 No 3: TATRAI QUARTET: records
Listeners' record requests Britten Simple Symphony ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by the COMPOSER
9.23* Balakirev Reminiscences of Glinka's opera A Life for the Tsar: EARL WILD (piano)
9.36* Glinka Piano Trio in minor (Pathétique) IGOR ZHUKOV (piano)
GRIGORY FEIGIN (violin) VALENTIN FEIGIN (cello)
9.52* Vaughan Williams Symphony No 6, in E minor
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by ANDRÉ PREVIN
A weekly survey of the world of music with the artists and personalities who create it. Introduced by John Amis including:
Henze's New Arts Workshop
NATALIE WHEEN reports from Italy on the trials and triumphs of Montepulciano
Producer DENYS GUEROULT
conducted by JAN KRENZ
With KONSTANTY KULKA (violin) Part 1
Schubert Overture: Rosamunde Szymanowski Violin Concerto No 1, Op 35
Dannie Abse reflects on some of the things we say and write and on the raw material we use to make them - words.
(Repeated: Tuesday 4.30 pm)
Part 2 Scriabin
Symphony No 3, in c (The Divine Poem)
(Recording made available by courtesy of Hess Radio)
International Choral Competition. 9: Semi-finals
Contemporary Class: Match 1 Norway: SCHOLA CANTORUM Bulgaria: FEMALE STUDENTS'
Mixed Voice Class
Bernard Keeffe introduces the choirs, summarises the adjudicators' comments and announces the results.
Producer MICHAEL MOORES
(Let the Peoples Sing is organised by the BBC under the auspices of the EBU)
played by the YUVAL TRIO Part 1
Trio in D minor, Op 49
1.55* Paul Hamburger talks about Mendelssohn and the problem of the piano trio,
2.15* Mendelssohn: part 2 Trio in c minor, Op 66 followed by an interlude
Gilbert and Sullivan:
Patience, or Bunthorne's Bride given by the English National Opera Company direct from the Royal Albert Hall
Officers of the Dragoon Guards:
Chorus of Rapturous Maidens and Officers of the Dragoon Guards
ENGLISH NATIONAL OPERA CHORUS chorus-master
ENGLISH NATIONAL OPERA ORCHESTRA leader BARRY COLLINS conductor Charles Mackerras
Act 1 Exterior of Castle Bunthorne.
Bevis Hillier discusses the writings of the infamous Northern Irish novelist. Reader ROISIN DONAGHY
Producer JOHN SCOTNEY
Patience. Act 2 A glade. Production adapted by DAVID RITCH
A conversation between
Dr Tom Paine , President, Northrop Corporation and formerly head of NASA, and John Maddox
' Orbital space: this continent transcends all others. It's several hundred miles above them. It has no political boundaries. It has no air, it has no hurricanes, it has no corrosion. It's a very benign sort of place.'
Producer ANTHONY MONCRIEFF
Introduced by the director Carl Dolmetsch
William Lawes Three pieces from The Royal Consort, for recorders, lute, oboes and viols Purcell I attempt from love's sickness to fly, for tenor, harpsichord and viola da gamba
Thomas Morley Three fantasies: La Sirena, for two treble viols; II Doloroso, for treble and tenor viol; Fantasy for three viols
Antony Holborne Two pieces for five recorders: Paradiso; The Sighes
Henry Lawes Two songs from Milton's Comus, for tenor, lute and viol: Sweet Echo; Sabrina Daquin Allemande ; Musette; Tambourin (Suite in G major, for harpsichord)
Haydn Cassation, for treble recorder, lute and viola da gamba
Senaille Sonata No 6, in G minor, for violin, viola da gamba and harpsichord
Couperin Le Rossignol en Amour, for sopranino recorder and harpsichord
Couperin Plainte, for three viols
Locatelll Duo Sonata, for recorder and violin
Sterndale Bennett Two Impromptus for piano: Op 12 Nos 1 and 3 Pepusch Concerto in F major, for two recorders, two oboes, viola da gamba and harpsichord
Buffo bv PETER EVERETT with Sylvia Coleridge as Maud Lockwood West as Tim and Geoffrey Beevers as Sam
A young man, Sam, visits the house where his mother has just died. He has not been there before. An elderly pair of recluses, brother and sister, live in the same house, and Sam persuades them to sell up and go to Italy. His motives are not pure.
Produced and directed by RICHARD WORTLEY followed by an interlude
leader BARRY GRIFFITHS conducted by EDWARD DOWNE !
Stravinsky Symphonies of wind instruments
9.16* Debussy Jeux: poème dansf
S.28* Haydn Symphony No 93, in pmajor
introduces a programme of his own music. Time Points
(Realised at the Electronics Studio of Princeton University) Inner Light I ULYSSES ENSEMBLE
Music from the fascinating British band, ROXY MUSIC, is the feature in Derek Jewell 's survey of the popular music scene this week. It comes from their latest album. Viva Roxy Music! MARLENA SHAW is also featured together with the modern sounds Of AUTOMATIC MAN, the new band in which drummer MICHAEL SHRIEVE plays.