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Mozart Six German Dances (K 567): VIENNA MOZART ENSEMBLE conducted by WILLI BOSKOVSKY
7.15* Chopin Polonaise-Fan taisie: MAURIZIO POLLINI (piano)
7.28* Dvorak Serenade in E, Op 22: ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, conducted by RAYMOND LEPPARD : records
Vaughan Williams Fantasia on Greensleeves
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by VERNON HANDLEY
8.9* anon Greensleeves to a ground
DAVID MUNROW (recorder)
GEORGE MALCOLM (harpsichord)
OLIVER BROOKES (viola da gamba)
8.13* Britten Sweet was the song; The Sycamore Tree; A Shepherd's Carol: WILBYE CONSORT, directed by PETER PEARS
8.22* Ireland Fantasy-Sonata for clarinet and piano
GERVASE DE PEYER, ERIC PARKIN
8.36* Geoffrey Bush Music for orchestra
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by VERNON HANDLEY gramophone records
Ballet Suite: Romeo and Juliet
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by CLAUDIO ABBADO
9.35* Piano Concerto No 5, in G, JOHN BROWNING , BOSTON
SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, conducted by ERICH LEINSDORF : records
for young people: Fanfare
Robert Prizeman bobs about In pursuit of music in the making.: Producer ARTHUR JOHNSON
Competition entries and letters to: Fanfare, BBC, Broadcasting House, London W1A 4WW
conducted by TERENCE LOVETT
David Gow Festival Overture:' Mercredi Joyeux
Delius Intermezzo (Fennimore and Gerda)
Wilfred Josephs Concerto for light orchestra
Geoffrey Bush Natus est Emmanuel
Patric Standford Suite for small orchestra
Roger Quilter A Children's Overture
Warlock Capriol Suite
Hans Maile (violin) René Forest (cello) Horst Gbbel (piano)
Schumann FantasiestUcke , Op 88 Haydn Trio in G (H xv 25) Blacher Trio (1970)
BBC NORTHERN SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA, led by ANDREW ORTON conducted by WALTER SUSSKIND Elgar Overture: Cockaigne
12.31* Walton Variations on a theme of Hindemith
A personal preview by ROY WILLIAMSON of plays and features on Radio 3 and 4 next week.
Part 2 Vaughan Williams
Job: a masque for dancing BBC Manchester
Mozart Ave verum corpus (K618) LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA AND CHORUS, conducted by colin davis Mozart Sancta Maria, mater Dei (K 273): VIENNA BOYS' CHOIR
VIENNA CATHEDRAL ORCHESTRA conducted by FERDINAND GROSSMAN
Haydn Mass No 11, in B flat (Creation Mass)
APRIL CANTELO (soprano) HELEN WATTS (contralto) ROBERT TEAR (tenor)
FORBES ROBINSON (bass)
CHOIR OF ST JOHN'S COLLEGE, CAMBRIDGE
STEPHEN CLEOBURY (organ), ACADEMY OF ST MARTIN-IN-THE-FIELDS conducted by GEORGE GUEST gramophone records
director Ronald Thomas (violin) Corelli Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op 6 No 8 (Christmas Night)
Rossini Sonata No 3, in c
Second of four talks by Everett Helm : How to Make an Opera Kaputt.
Part 2 Vivaldi The Seasons
(Music from Pebble Mill concert given in December 1976) BBC Birmingham
To commemorate the passing of another calendar a series of musical finalities: Kurt Weill 's Happy End and Messiaen's Quartet for the End of Time balance the cautionary end of music's great philanderer as portrayed by Mozart and Strauss, together with a codetta of composers who met their ends in curious circumstances - Chausson on the bicycle and Pergolesi from an orange. The veil is discreetly drawn by Christopher Hogwood at the request of the under-20s.
Leisure and Recreation
6.30 The People's Oratorio
The second of three illustrated programmes on Handel's Messiah, presented by LEONARD PEARCEY
' Handel was the greatest composer that ever lived. I would uncover my head and kneel before his tomb.'
(LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN)
7.4 Music, Maestro, Please 9: Two to Tango
JANE MANNING and BARRY GUY introduce and perform some of the pieces that have been specially written for them, and discuss how they set about rehearsing them...
Alberni String Quartet with Antony Pay (.clarinet) Part 1
Haydn Quartet in G minor, Op 74 No 3 (The Rider)
Philip Cannon Logos, Quintet for clarinet and strings (BBC commission: first performance)
1 think I have always been a late starter. Anyway, I only began writing poetry in earnest when I was middle-aged.
The Rev Fred Pratt Green. whose collection The Old Couple appeared earlier this year, introduces a selection of his own verse.
Reader JOHN FRANKLYN-ROBBINS BBC Manchester
Part 2 Mozart
Quartet in D (K 499)
(Given at the Broadcasting Centre, Birmingham) BBC Birmingham
The glamour of the Viennese stage may have been ended by World War II but Austria today can claim a distinguished group of playwrights.
Charles Marowitz talks to the new dramatists and reflects on their links with the international avant-garde and their own literary tradition.
Speakers include H. c. ARTMANN, WOLFGANG BAUER , THOMAS BERN-HARD, PETER HANDKE , ERNST JANDL Producer LOUISE PURSLOW
director Nikolaus Harnoneourt An English Bach Festival concert by this celebrated orchestra of baroque instruments, recorded at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, on 1 May.
Rameau Suite: Les Indes galantes
Bach Concerto in A major (BWV 1055)
HERBERT TACHEZI (harpsichord)
A Christmastide reflection by Dr Frances Young , Lecturer in the Department of Theology, Birmingham University.
Part 2 Bach
Cantata No 202: Weichet nur, betriibte
Schatten JENNIFER SMITH (soprano) Suite No 2, in B minor LEOPOLD STASTNY (flute)
(Presented by the English Bach Festival in association with the BBC)
7: 20th Century
The final programme in this week of late-night music for Christmas consists of a 20th-century carol to words familiar from the Middle Ages: Ave Plena Gracia. by Peter Maxwell Davies. The Elizabethan Singers, with Simon Preston (organ). are conducted by Louis Halsey gramophone record