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CHRISTOPHER WARREN-GREEN conducted by KENNETH ALWYN
CHRISTOPHER WARREN-GREEN (violin)
JOHN SENTER (cello)
Mendelssohn Overture: A Midsummer Night's Dream Bloch Nigun
Dvorak Slavonic Dance No 1, Op 46 No 1 Fauré Elégie
Tchaikovsky Swan Lake (excerpts). BBC Wales
Edited and introduced by John Lade
Building a Library: Dvorak's String Quartet in f. Op 96 (American), by ANDREW KEENER.
New orchestral records, reviewed by ROBERT PHILIP. Producer ARTHUR JOHNSON
Mozart Symphony No 18, in F (K 130): ACADEMY OF ANCIENT music, directed by JAAP SCHRODER (Violin)
Rubbra Symphony No 7. in C: LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by SIR ADRIAN BOULT gramophone records
BBC Band of 1979 JOHN FOSTER AND SON LTD BLACK DYKE MILLS BAND conductor
Robert Simpson Volcano
Paul Huber Symphonic Music
Gilbert Vinter John o' Gaunt
John Amis presents a weekly selection of classics on record.
Sonata in F minor. Op 5
Ballades, Op 10: No 1, in D minor: No 2, in D major played by EDITH VOGEL
Piers Burton-Page introduces his personal selection of outstanding music broadcasts of the past week.
Introduced by Peter Clayton
A weekly discussion on cinema, theatre, books, broadcasting and the visual arts.
Richard Cork (in the Chair), talks with Frank Kermode. Benedict Nightingale and Claire Tomalin. This week's subjects:
Derek Mahon 's collected poems; drawings by Ingres at the V and A; Bernardo Bertolucci 's La Luna; Bill Morrison 's Radio 4 Saturday-Night Theatre play Maguire; and the National Theatre production of J. B. Priestley's When We Are Married.
Producer PHILIP FRENCH Preview: page 33
Le coq d'or Opera in three acts
Music by Rlmsky-Korsakov Libretto by v. BIELSKY, based on a poem by PUSHKIN
The Scottish Opera production, sung in the English translation by STEPHEN OLIVER
Rimsky-Kcrsakov's last opera is a veiled political satire in the guise of a macabre fairy tale. Cast:
SCOTTISH OPERA CHORUS chorus-master JOHN CURRIE BBC SCOTTISH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA leader RAYMOND OVENS conducted by HENRY LEWIS Act 1
7.25* Interval Reading
7.45* The Golden Cockerel
Acts 2 and 3 A simultaneous broadcast with BBC2
More details on page 35
by VLADIMIR NABOKOV
Read by Geoffrey Collins ' I have a story for you. Which reminds me - I mean putting it like this reminds me - of the days when we wrote our first udder-warm bubbling verse, and all things, a rose, a puddle, a lighted window, cried out to us: " I'm a rhyme ". Yes, this is a most useful universe.'
Producer ALEC REID
SYLVIA ROSENBERG (Violin) LAMAR CROWSON (piano)
Schumann Sonata in D minor. Op 121
Beethoven Sonata In E flat major, Op 12 No 3
John Franklyn-Rohbins reads DRYDEN'S Epistle to Sir Godfrey Kneller , in which Dryden reflects in verse on the sister art of painting.
Mozart Sonata in 0 flat major (K 454)
GENEVIEVE joy and JACQUELINE ROBIN-BONNEAO Francalx Six danses exotiques
Faure Dolly Suite gramophone records