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Gershwin Overture* Strike up the Band
ORCHESTRA, conducted by MICHAEL TILSON THOMAS
8.12* Joplin Solace: A Mexican Serenade JOSHUA RIFKIN (piano)
8.19* trad Swing Low, Sweet Chariot; Dry
Bones: THE KING'S SINGERS
8.23* Bernstein Ballet: Fancy Free
ORCHESTRA, conducted by THE composer; records
Introduced bv John Lade Building a Library:
Poulenc's Concerto for organ, timpani and string orchestra, by FELIX APRAHAMIAN.
New cassettes reviewed by EDWARD GREENFIELD.
Producer ARTHUR JOHNSON
Mozart Sonata in A minor (K 310)
ALICIA DE LARROCHA (piano) Delius Appalachia
(Variations on an old slave song): ALUN JENKINS (baritone), AMBROSIAN
SINGERS, HALLE ORCHESTRA conducted by sir JOHN BARBIROLLI : records
LONDON COLLEGIATE BRASS conductor EDWARD GREGSON Gregson Prelude for an Occasion
Horovltz Sinfonietta: Second movement Elgar Severn Suite
An American edition, in which John Amis includes music by Bernard Herrmann ,
Harold Shapero , Virgil Thomson and Carl Ruggles , and performances by the BENNY GOODMAN TRIO and ANDRÉ PREVIN and his quartet: records
(flute) with Clifford Benson (piano) Widor Suite. Op 34
Schubert Introduction and Variations (D 802) Faure Fantaisie , Op 79
Roussel Joueurs de flute
Gordon Stcwart 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
John Higgins (in the Chair) talks with Richard Cork ,
Owen Dudley Edwards and Margaret Walters. This week's subjects:
Private Dick by Richard Maher and Roger Michell at the Lyric.
Rough Treatment, directed by Andrzej Wajda.
Peter Adam 's BBC2 Documentary on Hockney at Work.
The Robert Rauschenberg retrospective at the Tate Gallery.
Gore Vidal 's new novel Creation.
First of four programmes played by MARIE-CLAIRE ALAIN in the Parish Church of St Germain-en-Laye, near Paris
Jehan Alain died in the Battle of Saumur in 1940 at the age of 29. His original and memorable music highlights this tragedy, and his sister
Marie-Claire has recorded it in the church where Jehan and their father Albert Alain were organists before her. Prélude et Fugue Petite piece
Troisdanses:Joies: Deuils; Luttes
A BBC Digital recording (A specification of the instrument is available: send a large stamped addressed envelope to:
Alain Organ Specification, [address removed])
by A. S. BYATT
' I have this problem with my landlady . . . ' says a man to a girl at a party: and a story unfolds about the way that grief can extinguish love.
Reader John Moffatt
Producer LOUISE PURSLOW
The last concert in its 50th
Season, direct from the Royal Festival Hall, London leader RODNEY FRIEND conductor
Gonnadi Rozhdestvensky Colin Carr (cello)
Tippett Concerto for double string orchestra Elgar Cello Concerto in E minor
A sequence of poems compiled round a theme by PATRIC DICKINSON Readers Jill Balcon ,
Denys Hawthorne and Michael Spice
Maxwell Davies St Thomas Wake: Foxtrot for orchestra
Britten The Young
Person's Guide to the Orchestra
The BBC Symphony
Orchestra 1930-1980, by Nicholas Kenyon , will be published on Thursday. It will be available from booksellers, price £22.50.
(soprano) with David Harper (piano) Schubert Abendbilder ; Strauss Das Bachlein ; Sausle, liebe Myrte Schubert Hoffnung
(Schiller); Das Madchen (Schlegel)
Strauss Three Ophelia Songs
Schubert Himmelsfunken ; An den Mond in einer Herbstnacht
Sibelius's s Tone Poem, Op 16. performed by the BOURNEMOUTH SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA, conducted by PAAVO BERGLUND : record