Comprehensive forecast for UK land areas and inshore waters
Etgar Introduction and Allegro for string quartet and string orchestra
ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by BENJAMIN BRITTEN
7.20* Ernesto Halffter Portu guese Rhapsody
GONZALO SORIANO (piano)
SPANISH NATIONAL ORCHESTRA conducted by ODON ALONSO
7.39* Milhaud Suite: Le boeuf sur Ie toit: LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, conducted by ANTAL DORATI : records
Boyce Symphony No 6, In F WURTTEMBERG CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by JORG FAERBER
8.11* Goldberg Harpsichord Concerto in d minor
LUDWIGSHAFEN STRING ORCHESTRA conducted by CHRISTOPH STEPP
8.46* Stanley Concerto Grosso in B flat. Op 2 No 6
HURWITZ CHAMBER ORCHESTRA directed by EMANUEL HURWITZ (violin): records
Psalms of David: Jauchzet dem Herren, alle Welt; An den Wassern zu Babel; Alleluja! Lobet den Herren: Nicht uns, Herr. sondern deinem Namen gib Ehre; Wohl dem, der den Herren fiirchtet; Danket dem Herren, denn er ist freundlich; Der Herr sprach zu meinem Herren
REGENSBURG CATHEDRAL CHOIR HAMBURG EARLY MUSIC WIND
ENSEMBLE, ULSAMER COLLEGIUM conducted by HANNS-MARTIN SCHNEIDT: records
Carl Dolmetsch (recorder)
Jeanne Dolmetsch (recorder) Marguerite Dolmetsch (recorder)
Brian Blood (recorder)
Joseph Saxby (harpsichord) Robert Spencer (lute)
Gordon Jacob ' Jacobean ' Suite, for four recorders (first broadcast performance)
Edmund Rubbra Meditazioni sopra Coeurs désolés. for recorder and harpsichord
Hans Gal Quartettino , for four recorders
Alan Ridout Sequence , for recorder and lute (first broadcast performance)
Arnold Cooke Suite for three recorders and harpsichord (first broadcast performance)
JOHN MCCABE (piano)
MICHAEL DAVIS (violin) JOHN WILSON (piano) Part 1
Haydn Sonata in c minor (h xvi 20)
Debussy Violin Sonata in o minor
A series of short talks with long thoughts behind them.
Martin Cooper , music critic of The Daily Telegraph, talks about Shape and Sound in Music.
Don Banks Pezzo dramatico, for piano
John McCabe Gaudi (Study No 3t. for piano
Brahms Violin Sonata No 2, In A
GWENNETH PRYOR (pianO)
BBC WELSH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA led by BARRY HASKEY conducted by MAURICE HANDFORD Part 1
Beethoven Overture: Fidelio
Rachmaninov Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini
A weekly news bulletin of events in the arts abroad.
(Repeated: Wednesday 8.10 pm)
Part 2 Sibelius
Symphony No 2, in D
(Given in the Concert Hall, Broadcasting House, Llandaff, on 19 May, before an invited audience) BBC Wales
FRANKL Fantasiestiicke , Op 12
Three Romances, Op 28 Fantasiestucke, Op 111 gramophone records
BBC Music Guide: Schumann Piano Music by Joan Chissell , 45p from bookshops
A Tuesday afternoon divertissement.
'One regrets that so few concert singers include folk songs in their repertory. The reason is, I think, that many singers have a superficial acquaintance with folk songs, and mistake simplicity of expression for insignificance of content.'
As a tribute to Maud Karpeles , who died last month, a repeat of this programme in which she discusses the problems of performing traditional music on the concert platform; with illustrations sung by THOMAS HEMSLEY , accompanied by PAUL HAMBURGER
Producer STANLEY WILLIAMSON BBC Manchester
Jazz is essentially an art of performance in which the composer has to create a framework involving the improvising soloist. In this series of seven programmes Charles Fox examines how the role of the jazz composer has developed from the 1920s until the present day, and he shows how individual composers have tackled the problem. 6: Gil Evans
It was his collaboration with Miles Davis that first brought him critical acclaim. He then went on to compose for a variety of ensembles, paying particular attention to texture and sound. His more recent work has been for groups including rock musicians and electric instruments.
The sound of the recorder In Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No 4, in G gramophone records
Work and Training
6.30 Nation at Work
Factory closures and consequent loss of jobs seem to be the order of the day in a key part of Britain's textile industry. PETER HOBDAY looks into the reasons behind these management decisions.
7.0 Teaching Young Readers 6: Grouping Children
How, when and why do you organise language activities forthewholeclass,small groups and individual children? Presented by BRIDIE RABAN
Book £2.00, from bookshops
An opera in three acts
Libretto by CHRISTOPHER HASSALL Music by William Walton direct from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
ROYAL OPERA CHORUS chorus-master ROBIN STAPLETON
ORCHESTRA OF THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE leader JOHN BROWN conducted by LAWRENCE FOSTER Act 1: Before Pallas' Temple, Troy
talking to David Sylvester
An exhibition of recent paintings by Coldstream is at the Fine Art Society in Edinburgh, his first one-man show for 14 years. It includes several nudes, a portrait of Lucian Freud , still-lifes and landscapes. Producer LEONIE COHN
Act 2: The House of Pandarus
A group of four programmes that examines the philosophical foundations of the ecology movement.
1: Where is the Ecology Movement Goingt
' The ecology movement is in trouble,' argues Professor Henryk SkolimowskI of the University of Michigan, ' because its leaders have run out of creative ideas and did not think through the assumptions and consequences of their actions.'
Act 3: The Greek Encampment
The last of seven programmes in which h. c. ROBBINS LANDON takes a look at the state of music in Europe in the year of the American War of Independence and examines each of the main European cultures in turn.
7: Spain and Portugal
(A broadcast version of the 1975 Mellon Lectures given at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC)