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Overtures by Handel and Elgar, the Flute Concerto in D (K 314) by Mozart, and Beethoven's Rondo a capriccio (Rage over a lost penny) gramophone records
Edited and introduced by John Lade
Building a Library: Berlioz's Grande Messe des morts, by JOHN WARRACK.
DONALD ALDOUS on Noise Reduction Systems.
Recent orchestral records reviewed by LIONEL SALTER.
Bach The Musical Offering ROBERT DOHN (flute)
HANS-PETER WEBER (cor anglais) GEORG BAYNOR (violin)
MICHAEL MEYER (Viola), MISCHA FREY (cello), MARTIN GALLING (harpsichord), STUTTGART
CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, conducted by KARL MUNCHINGER : records
Dem Unendlichen; Nur wer die Sehnsucht kennt (D 310b); Hoffnung; Ins stille Land; Die Nacht; Abschied nach einer Wallfahrtsarie; Ferne von der grossen Stadt; Der Wanderer (Wie deutlich des Mondes Licht); Himmelsfunken; Totengraberweise; Das Ziigenglock lein: ANNE COLLINS (contralto) PAUL HAMBURGER (piano)
presents a selection of popular classics on records.
More songs from the Irish tradition introduced and sung by MARY O'HARA , accompanying herself on the Celtic harp.
Music from the 16th century
Richard Allison De la Tromba Pavan
'John Dowland Dowland's Adew Allison The Batchelar's Delight
Pierre Guedron Quel espir de guarir anon Un jour que ma rebelle
Dowland Lachrimae Pavan Adrian Ie Roy Two Branles Allison Allison's Knell
Claudio Merulo Canzone Peter Philips Pavan
Dowland The Frog Galliard Luys Milan Tento I
Allison Goe from my window
Sir Rodney Smith , KBE, President of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, introduces his personal choice of records.
Sibelius Symphony No 7, in c BOURNEMOUTH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by PAAVO BERGLUND (gramophone record)
Dvorak Cello Concerto in B minor, Op 104: MAURICE GENDRON LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by BERNARD HAITIKK (gramophone record)
Britten Four Sea Interludes (Peter Grimes ): AUSTRIAN RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by LEIF SEGERSTAM (Austrian Radio recording)
Introduced by Peter Clayton
BRACHA EDEN and ALEXANDER TAMIR Schubert Grand Duo in c (d 812)
Beethoven Grosse Fuge , Op 134 (played on two pianos)
John Spurting (in the Chair) talks with Marghanita Laski Christopher Ricks and Alexander Walker Producer PHILIP FRENCH
The next two in the series are the operas inspired by Henry James
The Turn of the Screw An opera in two acts
Libretto by MYFANWY piper after the story by HENRY JAMES
Last year's Wexford Festival production recorded by Radio Telefis Eireann
Peter Quint , ghost of the former manservant
LEE WINSTON (tenor)
Miss Jessel , ghost of the former governess. ANNE CANT (soprano)
WEXFORD FESTIVAL ENSEMBLE leader COLIN STAVELEY conducted by ALBERT ROSEN Act 1
Prologue; Sc 1: The journey; Sc 2: The welcome; Sc 3: The letter; Sc 4: The tower; Sc 5: The window; Sc 6: The lesson; Sc 7: The lake; Sc 8: At night
Owen Dudley Edwards , Lecturer in History, University of Edinburgh, gives the first of four fortnightly talks in this series of reflections on current affairs.
Act 2 Sc 1: Colloquy and soliloquy; Sc 2: The bells; Sc 3: Miss Jessel; Sc 4: The bedroom; Sc 5: Quint; Sc 6: The piano; Sc 7: Flora; Sc 8: Miles
Peter Porter introduces his own selection of new poetry by VERNON SCANNELL , DANNIE ABSE GEORGE SZIRTES , ADAM HOPKINS
JAMES FENTON , ANTHONY THWAITE ALASTAIR FOWLER , KEITH BOSLEY Producer JOHN SCOTNEY followed by an interlude
Mosco Carner talks about the composer of Der ferne Klang, One of the most successful of Austrian composers for the stage after the 1914-18 war.
(Music by Schreker: tomorrow
10.10 pm; Der ferne Klang: 2 July)
They made their name as a. band playing medieval instruments in a contemporary style, but now GRYPHON have moved on to new kinds of music - still, however, with a highly individual sound. Derek Jewell plays from their latest album, Treason, and also contrasts the work of two developing singers, JESSE WINCHESTER and ELKIE BROOKS. 10 cc also return with Feet the Benefit, the song-cycle from their new album, Deceptive Bends: records