Klemperer Merry Waits PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA conducted by the COMPOSER
8.12* Tchaikovsky Valse scherzo. Op 34; Scherzo, Op 42 No 2
NATHAN MILSTEIN (violin) orchestra conducted by ROBERT IRVING
8.22 Dohnanyl Variations on a Nursery Song
JULIUS KATCHEN (piano)
; LONDON PHILHARMONIC
ORCHESTRA. conducted by SIR ADRIAN BOULT
8.44* Johann Strauss Piz zicato Polka; Annen Polka; Perpetuum mobile HALLE ORCHESTRA conducted by SIR John BARBIROLLI : records
Edited and introduced by John Lade
Building a Library: Strauss's Till Eulen-Spiegel, by EDWARD GREEN-FIELD.
Digital recording: JOHN BonwicK presents a surveyofthenewsystem which could have far-reaching effects on the equipment, and the quality, of home listening.
Producer ARTHUR JOHNSON
Two of this year's digital recordings
Mendelssohn Overture: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage
ORCHESTRA, conducted by CHRISTOPH VON DOHNANYI
Beethoven Piano Concerto No 5, in E flat (Emperor) RADU LUPU
ORCHESTRA, conducted by ZUBIN MEHTA : records
Second of two programmes marking the tenth anniversary of his death. Challenging Brass; Entertainments; Triumphant Rhapsody
LONDON COLLEGIATE BRASS conducted by EDWARD GREGSON
John Amis presents a weekly selection of classics on record.
Beethoven Sonata in A flat, Op 26; Sonata in c minor, Op 111 (A public recital given on 11 Jan in the Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester)
(John Lill is the soloist. in Prokofiev's First Piano Concerto in Tuesday's LSO concert from the Royal Festival Hall, 8.0)
Robert Simpson introduces his personal selection of outstanding music broadcasts of the past week.
Introduced by Peter Clayton
Philip Oakes (in the Chair), talks with Paul Barker , Anthony Thwaite and Margaret Walters.
This week's topics: a study of Orwell in the 30s, The Transformation, the 30s exhibition at the Hayward Gallery, Robert Altman 's film A Perfect Couple, last Monday's English as Broadcast on Radio 3, and the produc-Uon of Shaw's You Never Can Tell with which the Lyric Theatre, Hammer-smith, has reopened.
Producer PHILIP FRENCH
PETER WALLFISCH (piano)
Busoni Sonatina No 5 (Brevis) (In signo Joannis Sebastiani Magni )
Reger Aus mcinem Tage buch, Book 4
Hindemith Suite: 1922
Reger Aus McInem
Romantic opera in three acts by Wagner
(sung in Gorman)
Recorded at the 1979 Bavreuth Festival
Cast in order of singing:
EAYREUTH FESTIVAL CHORUS AND ORCHESTRA chorus-master ; NORBERT BALATSCH conducted by EDO DE WAART ; The action takes place in' Antwerp in the first half. of the tenth century
Act 1: A meadow on the' banks of the Scheldt
' I myself would restore the death penalty for murder. But I have to confess that if it could be proved that torture would increase the deterrent effect of the death penalty, I could not support a law introducing it.' The retired Warden of All Souls College. Oxford, reflects on Punishment.
Act 2: The citadel at Antwerp
The first of two programmesinwhichTerence Tiller demonstrates the flaws in certain celebrated poems. rhe imperfect vision of William Blake
Readers: KATE BINCHY DENYS HAWTHORNE
Producer PIERS PLOWRIGHT
Scene 1: The bridal chamber; Scene 2: The banks of the Scheldt (Bavarian Radio recording)