Debussy Prélude a l'aprèsmidi d'un faune
BOSTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by MICHAEL TILSON THOMAS
Mendelssohn Spinning Song (Songs without Words)
DANIEL BARENBOIM (piano)
Gordon Jacob The Barber of Seville Goes to the Devil: CITY OF HULL YOUTH ORCHESTRA, conducted by GEOFFREY HEALD-SMITH
Kodaly Hungarian Rondo PHILHARMONIA HUNGARICA conducted by ANTAL DORATI
Tchaikovsky Fantasy-Overture: Romeo and Juliet
BERLIN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, conducted by HER-BERT VON KARAJAN : records
Edited and introduced by John Lade
Building a Library: Bach's The Art of Fugue, by BASIL LAM.
New opera records reviewed by CHARLES OSBORNE Producer ARTHUR JOHNSON
Meyerbeer Dinorah (Act 2)
GEOFFREY MITCHELL CHOIR PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA conducted by JAMES JUDD gramophone records
KII.MARNOCK CONCERT BRASS conductor ANDREW KEACHIE plays music by Edward Gregson and Eric Ball. BBC Scotland
The origin of species is the puzzle that haunts Jeremy Slepmann 's selection of records this week. Including less familiar originals of works by Bach and Beethoven, a Shaker hymn inspiring Aaron Copland , and some of the Pergolesi pieces that went into Stravinsky's Pulrinclla.
Presented by Clive Bennett
Robert White (died 1574) DAVID WULSTAN introduces the first of two recitals of his Latin church music and conducts THE CLERKES OF OXENFORD.
Music in the Age of Chaucer: CHRISTOPHER PACE reviews Nigel Wilkins 's recent book.
Thomas Wcelkes : Madrigals, sung by CONSORT OF MUSICKE MADRIGAL ENSEMBLE
Stephen Plaistow introduces his personal selection of outstanding music broadcasts of the past week.
with Peter Clayton
Michael Schmidt (in the chair), talks with Stuart Hood , Marghanita Laski and Edward Lucie-Smith . This week's subjects: The Penguin Book of Spanish Civil War Verse; Quantrill in Lawrence by Bernard Pomerance at the ICA Theatre; The Empire Strikes Back, a sequel to Star Wars; The Artist's Eye: R. B. Kitaj at the National Gallery; and the Radio 4 documentaries, Dunkirk 1940.
Producer PHILIP FRENCH
played and introduced by Peter Hurford
Organ of Knox Grammar School, Sydney, Australia Sonata II, in c minor (bwv 5M): Prelude and Fugue in A major (bwv 536); Partita: 0 Gott, du frommer Gott (bwv 767)
String Quartet in D (G 165): QUARTETTO ITALIANO gramophone record
A short story by GILLIAN TINDALL
Read by Anna Massey Producer PETER KING
Patrizia Kwella (soprano) Carolyn Watkinson (mezzo-soprano)
John York Skinner (counter-tenor)
John Elwes (tenor)
David Thomas (bass)
Taverner Choir and Players, conducted by Andrew Parrott
Handel Belshazzar. Act 1
9.25* Interval Reading
Handel Belshazzar , Acts 2 and 3 (Given earlier this evening in Wells Cathedral. Arranged by Bath Festival Society is association with Imperial Tobacco Ltd) BBC Bristol
Six Country Dances (K 462) VIENNA MOZART ENSEMBLE conducted by WILLI BOSKOVSKY : record