Comprehensive forecast for OIC land areas and Inshore waters
Harty A John Field Suite ENGLISH SINFONIA conducted by NEVILLE DILKES Elgar In
Smyrna JOHN MOCABE (piano)
Howells Music for a Prince
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by SIR ADRIAN BOULT
Walter Leigh Concertino for harpsichord and strings
NEVILLE DILKES (harpsichord) directing the ENGLISH SINFONIA Grainger Mock Morris ; Shepherd's Hey: LIGHT MUSIC SOCIETY ORCHESTRA, conducted by SIR VIVIAN DUNN : records
Introduced by John Lade
Building a Library: Bruckner's Symphony No 8, by RICHARD OSBORNE.
Recent records of opera: reviewed by RODNEY MILNES.
Johann Strauss Overture and Ballet Music: Die Fledermaus VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA and STATE OPERA CHORUS, conducted by HERBERT VON KARAJAN
11.31* Myaskovsky Violin Concerto in D minor: GRIGORI FEIGIN MOSCOW RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, conducted by ALEXANDER DMITRIEV : records
given by ROSEMARIE WRIGHT
Haydn Sonata in z minor (H XVI 34)
11.20* Beethoven Sonata in o major, Op 49 No 2
11.25* Schubert Drei Clavier stiicke (D 946). BBC Manchester
presents a weekly selection from over 75 years of gramophone recordings.
SAM RICHARDS discusses contemporary styles among English gypsies.
Producer MADEAU STEWART
FELICITY LOTT (soprano)
ANN MURRAY (mezzo-soprano) ANTHONY ROLFE JOHNSON (tenor) Richard JACKSON (baritone) GRAHAM JOHNSON (piano)
Songs by Berkeley, Loewe, Schumann. Wolf, Chopin. d'Indy, Hahn, Fauré, Jensen,
Sir Claus Moser , Chairman of the Royal Opera House and Director of the Central Statistical Office, introduces his personal choice of records.
Beethoven Romance No 2. in F (mono): MISCHA ELMAN (violin) LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by LAWRENCE COLLINGWOOD (record) Beethoven Choral Fantasy
WOLFGANG SAWALLISCH (piano) who also directs Du BRASSUS CHORUS PRO ARTE CHORUS
SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA
(Swiss Radio recording from this year's Lausanne Festival)
Mendelssohn Fugue and Capriccio (Four Pieces. Op 81) GABRIELI STRING QUARTET (gramophone record)
Strauss Symphonic Poem: Also sprach Zarathustra
VIENNA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by Ferdinand LEITNER (Austrian Radio recording from this year's Vienna Festival)
Introduced by Peter Clayton
Julian Mitchell (in the Chair) talks with Paul Barker , Gillian Reynolds and Marina Valzey Producer PHILIP FRENCH
Piano Concerto in f major
GLORIA ROBERTS (piano), AUSTRIAN RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by LEIF SEGERSTAM
(Austrian Radio recording from this year's Bregenz Festival)
5: The Scene in Germany by Anthony Kenny (24 Oct: Alan Montefiore )
(Back numbers of The Listener containing these talks: [address removed]
MICHAEL D. DAVIS (Violin) CANTILENA directed by ADRIAN SHEPHERD CATHY BERBERIAN (mezzo-sop) SCOTTISH NATIONAL ORCHESTRA leader EDWIN PALING conducted by Luciano Berio Part 1 Vivaldi The Seasons
Lord Crowther-Hunt, Fellow of Exeter College, Oxford, reflects in three talks on his experience as a member of the Fulton Committee on the Civil Service, as a civil servant himself, and more recently as a Minister of State.
' The power of the Civil Service has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished.'
Part 2: Berio Still; Epifanie
(A public concert given in the City Hall, Glasgow, on 7 Feb)
' The breadth of his achievement will only become apparent when his operas and church music are more easily accessible in modern editions and performances. From his instrumental music ailone, it is clear that having invented a new style, he was not content merely to repeat himself.'
A talk by Denis Arnold. Heather Professor of Music at the University of Oxford.
(More Vivaldi: Thurs 8.0 pm)
With ZAMIR AHMAD KHAN (tabla) play Rag: Vinna-Saroj
(Part of a concert given in the Queen Elizabeth Hall in 1973)