Schumann Overture: Genoveva LEIPZIG GEWANPHAUS ORCHESTRA conducted by KURT MASUR
7.13* Chopin Fantasy on Polish Airs: CLAUDIO ARRAU (piano)
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by ELIAHU INBAL
7.28* Liszt Symphonic Poemi Orpheus
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by BERNARD HAITINK
7.11* Grieg Suite: Sigurd Jor salfar, Op 56: BERLIN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, conducted by HERBERT VON KARAJAN : records
Jean Francaix Concertino CLAUDE FRANCAIX (piano)
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by ANTAL DORATI
8.13* Franck Symphonic Poem: Le chasseur maudit
THE PARIS ORCHESTRA conducted by DANIEL BARENBOIM
8.29* Offenbach Dites-lui (La Grande-Duchesse de Gerolstein) FREDERICA VON STADE (mezzo-sop) LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by JOHN PRITCHARD
8.12* Massenet Scenes Alsaciennes: NATIONAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, conducted by RICHARD BONYNGE : records
born It December 1908
' The first idea that I wished to express - the main aspect of my work - is the existence of the truths of the Catholic faith.'
' Among the artistic hierarchy, the birds are probably the greatest musicians to Inhabit our planet.'
This week's programmes attempt a chronological survey ofIfessiaen'svastandidiosyncratic output.
La dame de Shalott
YVONNE LORIOD (piano)
9.10* Le banquet celeste (mono)
MARCEL DUPRÉ, organ of the Church of Saint-Sulpice, Paris
9.15* Theme et variations CLARA BONALDI (violin)
SYLVAINE BILLIER (piano)
9.25* Les offrandes oubliées
FRENCH RADIO PHILHARMONIC
ORCHESTRA conducted by MARIUS constant
1.38* Prélude: La calomb YVONNE LORIOD (piano)
9.41* Apparition deleglise eternelle (mono): the composes, organ of St Trinite. Paris gramophone records
Works broadcast for the first time in the BBC Young Composers' Forum series in 1977. Stephen Pratt Piano Sonata
10.11* Jeremy Ryder Three or Four Songs for soprano and piano
10.17* Stephen Reeve Ardeurs de la flamine ouverte
10.26* Brian Chappie Five Blake Songs fqr tenor and piano
10.38* Giles Swayne Synthesis for two pianos ,
LYNN GRIEBLING (Soprano) MICHAEL MOORES (piano) ROHAN DE SARAM (cello)
DUNCAN ROBERTSON (tenor) ALEXANDER KELLY (piano) SUSAN BRADSHAW and RICHARD RODNEY BENNETT (pianos) BBC Manchester
A recital broadcast direct from the Freemasons'
Vladimir Splvakov (violin) Boris Bechterev (piano)
Schubert Sonatina in A minor (D 3851
Brahms Sonata in A, Op 100
11.50* Festival Comment
In which performers, critics and personalities in Edinburgh this week have their say about the Festival.
Presented by ELAINE PADMORE
12.5* Edinburgh International Festival 1978 Part 2 Barlok Sonata No 2
Paganint Le Streghe (Witches' Dance). Op 8 followed by an interlude
BBC NORTHERN SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA, led by ANDREW ORTON conducted by BPYDEN THOMSON Fricker Symphony No 1
1.43* Stravinsky Ballet: Petrushka (1947 version) BBC Manchester
Bach Prelude and Fugue in G (BWV 541)
2.33* Vaughan Williams Pre ludes on Welsh Hymn Tunes
2.42* Jean Langlais Hymne d'action et de grace: Te Deum BBC Manchester
BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA conducted by JOHN MATHESON
Music by Mendelssohn, Kodaly, Elgar and Bizet.
Bruckner Symphony No 5, in B flat BERLIN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by HERBERT VON KARAJAN
BO'NESS AND CARRIDEN SANS conductor DAVID RICHARDSON Hoist A Moorside Suite
Edward Gregson Connotations BBC Scotland
LONDON STUDIO STRINGS conducted by MICHAEL MOORES and SIMON STREATFEILD
BBC NORTHERN IRELAND ORCHESTRA conducted by MARCUS DODS with artists on records
Rome and Family
Four programmes presented by PETER RUSSELL
1: When the Iron Bird Flies
DR PETER FENWICK , DR PETER NIXON , DR UNA KROLL and psychiatrist R. D. LAING discuss its medical and psychological value in helping people to relax.
Series producer SUSAN PATON
7.0 pm Household Pets
Seven programmes about the choice and care of pet animals. Presented by JOHN HOLMES 4: ' Even a dog can't go where he pleases when he pleases: birds are kept in cages, fish in tanks and ponds, and all for man's pleasure and comfort.'
direct from the Royal Albert Hall
Chicago Symphony Orchestra co-concertmasters VICTOR AITAY and SAMUEL MAGAD conductor Sir Georg Soltl
Part 1 Tippett Symphony No 4 (Chicago Symphony Orchestra commission: first public performance in this country)
The two waves of modern feminism have had different directions and produced different literatures. In the third and last of his three talks on the literary treatment of love and marriage, Laurence Lerner contrasts the attitudes of the female emancipation movement and women's liberation. And he discusses the handling of love and marriage by some recent novelists, among them Elizabeth Jane Howard and Doris Lessing , who evidently take a more sanguine view of the value of fiction than did Beatrice Webb.
Part 2 Tchaikovsky
Symphony No 6 (Pathitique)
1: Chance and the Life-game
The first of three 1978 Bampton Lectures in a shortened version prepared and delivered by the author, Dr A. R. Pea cocke. Dean of Clare College, Cambridge
In this lecture, the third in the original series of eight. Dr Peacocke examines the functions of chance and necessity in evolution, and the relevance of the ' life-game ' to the doctrine of a Creator-God.
Dr A. R.
Adagio and Fugue in c minor (K 546 and x 426) for two pianos; Sonata in o (unfinished) (KE 497a), for piano duet; Sonata in D (K 448), for two pianos; Sonata in r (K 497), for piano duet
SRACHA EDEN and ALEXANDER TAMIR
At the Third Stroke: JACK BRUCE/JON HISEMAN/JOHN SURMAN Introduced by Charles Fox
RUUD VAN DER MEER (baritone)
RUDOLF JANSEN (piano)
van Der Meer