Bach and Friends
Bach. orch Munchinger Fugue in A minor (BWV 947): STUTTGART CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, conducted by KARL MUNCHINGER
8.9* Templeton Bach goes to Town
Malcolm Bach before the Mast
GEORGE MALCOLM (harpsichord)
Bachianas brasileiras No 3: CRISTINA ORTIZ (piano) NEW PHILHARMONIA orchestra, conducted by VLADIMIR ASHKENAZY
8.45* Gounod Ave Maria (mono)
JOHN MCCORMACK (tenor) FRITZ KREISLER (violin) VINCENT O'BRIEN (piano)
8.50* Bach, orch Munchinger
Fugue in c, minor (Bwv 542): STUTTGART CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, conducted by KARL MUNCHINGER gramophone records
Introduced by John Lade Building a Library:
Brahms's Piano Concerto No 1. in D minor, by RICHARD OSBORNE.
New opera records reviewed by CHARLES OSBORNE.
Producer ARTHUR JOHNSON
Harty A Comedy Overture ULSTER ORCHESTRA conducted by BRYDEN THOMSON
Bartok Two Portraits,
Op 5: VIENNA PHILHARMONIC orchestra, conducted by CHRISTOPH VON DOHNANYI Falla Master Peter's Puppet Show
LONDON SINFONIETTA conducted by SIMON rattli gramophone records
Conductor DAVID READ
Gordon Jacob Overture: Pride of Youth
Joseph Horovitz Lento (Euphonium Concerto) Gilbert Vinter John O'Gaunt
John Amis presents music for keyboard instruments from piano to harmonium, from manuals to Falla, Poulenc to Peterson.
Borodin to Buxtehude and from Dart to Weir. gramophone records
played by the CHILINGIRIAN STRING QUARTET
Levon Chilingirian and Mark Butler (violins) Nicholas Logie (viola)
Philip de Groote (cello) Prokofiev Quartet No 1 Haydn Quartet in G, Op 76 No 1
Leo Black 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
Paul Barker (in the Chair) talks with Blake Morrison ,
Benedict Nightingale and Hilary Spurling.
This week's subjects:
Claudia Weill 's film It's Mu Turn.
Paintings and drawings by Brice Marden at the Whitechapel Gallery. The Legion is My
Country: a Radio 4 celebration of 150 years of the French Foreign Legion.
John Kennedy Toole 's Pulitzer Prize novel
A Confederacy of Dunces. Frank Grimes in Hamlet, directed by Lindsay Anderson at the Theatre Royal. Stratford East. Producer PHILIP FRENCH
by DEREK COLLIER , with JOHN BLAKELY (piano)
Scarlatescu Bagatelle : Nocturne
Blaeher Perpetuum mobile
Collier Improvisation and Toccata
Milhaud Le boeuf sur le toit (cadenza by Honegger)
Symphony No 4, for strings
BAVARIAN RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, conducted by RAFAEL KUBELlK gramophone record
... after the Battle of Culloden
Written and presented by George Walton Scott
A concert given earlier this evening in Wells Cathedral Eiddwen Harrhy (soprano)
(mezzo-soprano) Martyn Hill (tenor)
Stephen Roberts (baritone)
Richard Hickox Singers City of London Sinfonia conducted by Richard Hicfcox
HandeL Chandos Anthem ;
Let Goa arise
Haydn Symphony No 99, in E flat
The Idea of the Child Saint
In the second of two talks based on her forthcoming study, Joan of Arc: The
Imane of Female Heroism, Marina Warner traces the radical change in Joan's status from Shakespeare's Henry VI through plays by Schiller and Southey, to recent works by DeMille and Claudel. In particular she examines the way Joan's character has been reshaped to meet a need for simple young heroines of unwavering purpose.
Part 2 Beethoven Mass in c
(A concert arranged by Bath Festival Society Ltd, in association with Imperial Tobacco Ltd) BBC Bristol
Haydn Symphonies, a BBC Music Guide by H. C. Robbins Landon is available, price £1.50,
H. C. Robbins
David Clive Price , musicologist, writer and farmer, reflects on his life and work in Tuscany over the past three years.
Two related pieces by the versatile composer: a track from one of his rock albums, and a concert work based on it.
Circe's Island from The Odyssey (record)
Circe Variations played by CAPRICORN
Andante festivo for strings
FINNISH RADIO gramophone record: 1939