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LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by RICHARD DONYNGE
7.14* John Fleld Piano Concerto No 1, in E flat
FELICJA BLUMENTAL, VIENNA CHAMBER ORCHESTHA. conducted by HELLMUTH FROSCIIAUER
7.35' Haydn Symphony No 95, in c minor: LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, conducted by EUGEN jochum : records

Contributors

Conducted By: Richard Donynge
Piano: John Fleld
Conducted By: Hellmuth Frosciiauer
Conducted By: Eugen Jochum

: News

: Morning Concert

Poulenc Suite Francaise THE PARIS ORCHESTRA conducted by GEORGES PRETRE
8.18* Corelli Concerto Grosso. in F, Op 6 No 2: ACADEMY OF ST, MARTIN-IN-THE-FIELDS directed by NEVILLE MARRINER
8.28* Rachmaninov Prelude in E minor, Op 32 No 4 PETER KATIN (piano)
8.33* Verdi Ballet Music from II Trovatore
MONTE CARLO OPERA ORCHESTRA conducted by ANTONIO DE ALMEIDA gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By: Georges Pretre
Directed By: Neville Marriner
Conducted By: Antonio de Almeida

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: This Week's Composers

Albeniz and Granados Granados Piano Quintet in G minor: THOMAS RAJNA (piano) ALBERNI STRING QUARTET Albeniz Suite Espanola
ALICIA DE LARROCHA (piano) gramophone records

Contributors

Piano: Granados Granados

: Young Artists Recital

YVONNE KENNY (soprano) GEOFFREY PARSONS (piano) ANTONY PAY (clarinet)
Songs by Bellini, Mercadante, Rossini and Strauss
Schumann Fantasy Pieces, Op
Schubert The Shepherd on the Rock

Contributors

Piano: Geoffrey Parsons

: Orchestra

conducted by HAVELOCK NELSON Mozart Overture: Idomeneo
Ferenc Farkas Finnish Popular Dances
Vaughan Williams Serenade to Music (orchestral version)
Gerard Victory The Spirit of Moliere. BBC Northern Ireland

Contributors

Conducted By: Havelock Nelson

: Brahms, Debussy and Liszt

MILES COVERDALE (piano)
Brahms Variations and Fugue on a theme of Handel, Op 24
Debussy Etudes: Pour les arpèges composées; pour les cinq doigts (d'apres M Czerny) Liszt Etude d'execution transcendante No 10, in F minor BBC Scotland

: Cardiff Midday Prom

JAIME LAREDO (violin)
BBC WELSH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA led by RICHARD LAYTON conducted by NORMAN DEL MAR direct from the Concert Hall, Broadcasting House, Cardiff
Part 1 Berlioz Romeo's reverie and Feast of The Capulets (Romeo and Juliet)
12.31* Bartok Violin Concerto No 1

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Layton
Conducted By: Norman Del Mar

: News

: Playbill

A personal preview by ROY WILLIAMSON of some of the plays and features on Radio 3 and Radio 4 in the week ahead.

: Cardiff Midday Prom

Part 2 Daniel Jones Symphony No 8
(Given before an invited audience) BBC Wall's

Contributors

Unknown: Daniel Jones

: Southampton University Madrigal Society

With EMMA FERRAND (cello) MARILYN SANSOM ( cello) conducted by DAVID BROWN who also introduces the programme
Weelkes Three Madrigals from Balletts and Madrigals: Welcome Sweet Pleasure; Hark all ye lovely saints above; Oh care thou wilt despatch me
Muldowney Cantata for two cellos and voices (first broadcast performance) BBC Bristol

Contributors

Cello: Marilyn Sansom
Conducted By: David Brown

: Violin and Piano

ERNST KOVACIC (violin)
GRAHAM JOHNSON (piano)
Schumann Sonata No 1, In A minor, Op 105
Prokofiev Five melodies. Op 35b

Contributors

Piano: Graham Johnson

: Nets series Bratislava Folk Music Prize 1977

Thirty radio stations from 13 European countries where folk music is still a living force entered recordings for this international contest. This first of five programmes features the winners in the category for unaccompanied choral folk song arrangements. The choirs are from various regions of Czechoslovakia, Hungary and Bulgaria.
(Recording made available by courtesy of Czechoslovak Radio)

: Leeds International Piano Competition 1978

in association with Harveys of Bristol
Fifth of ten recitals from the semi-final stage recorded in Leeds Town Hall last week. BBC Manchester

: The Young Idea

In Glorious
Techniculour Christopher Hogwood presents a rainbow sequence of record requests for the under-20s with the Red Army Choir, The Love of Three Oranges (Prokofiev), Green (Fauré). Mood Indigo (Duke Ellington), Violet (Mozart), and a variety of Blues.... plus Judy Garland.

Contributors

Unknown: Techniculour Christopher Hogwood
Unknown: Judy Garland.

: Homeward Bound

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Leisure and Recreation
6.30 Music in Principle 9: Music for the Movies
RICHARD RODNEY BENNETT discusses the art of composing for films, and talks to director JOHN SCHLESINGER.
7.0 Local Arts 5: Burnley
PAUL BARKER, Editor of New Society, talks to people who provide art for a sprawling Pennine community centred on Burnley and asks which community is meant.

Contributors

Unknown: Rodney Bennett
Director: John Schlesinger.

: Opening of the Queen Elizabeth Hall, Oldham

Michael Roll (piano)
BBC Northern Symphony Orchestra conducted by Walter Susskind Walton Capriccio burlesco
7.39* Beethoven Piano Concerto No 3, in c minor

Contributors

Conducted By: Walter Susskind
Conducted By: Walton Capriccio

: * Painting in Close-up

Braque's Still Life with Herrings in the Tate Gallery, London
One of six talks by different speakers on important paintings in British collections.
John Nash , author of Cubism, Futurism and Constructivism, believes this painting, dating from about 1910, to be one of the finest examples of Cubism. He examines the picture both for the light it sheds on the nature of Cubism and for the aesthetic pleasure it affords.

Contributors

Unknown: John Nash

: Opening Concert

Part 2
Mendelssohn Symphony Ne 4, in a (Italian)
9.9*Tchaikovsky Italian Caprice (Presented by Oldham Metro politan Borough Council) BBC Manchester

Contributors

Presented By: Oldham Metro

: The Living Poet

W. S. Graham , increasingly recognised as one of Britain's most interesting and original poets, introduces and reads a selection from his recent work. BBC Manchester followed by an interlude

Contributors

Unknown: W. S. Graham

: Boccherini and Haydn

Three quartets all made public property the same year. COMPOSERS STRING QUARTET
Boccherini Quartet in B minor (G 245)
Haydn Quartet In D minor. Op 76 No 2
Boccherini Quartet in E flat (e 243)

: Alistair Cooke's Vincent Youmans

A personal choice from the songs of the man who wrote No No Nanette.
Including recordings of JANE POWELL , BENNY GOODMAN , EARL HINES and others.
The second of a series of five programmes. (Repent)

Contributors

Unknown: Jane Powell
Unknown: Benny Goodman

: News

: Tonight's Schubert Song

Mennerlied
ELLY AMELING (soprano)
DALTON BALDWIN (piano): record (Stereo)








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