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Rossini Petit caprice: une caresse a ma femme ALDO CICCOLINI (piano)
Rossini arr Respighi La Boutique fantasque .TORONTO SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA, conducted by ANDREW DAVIS : records
Introduced by John Lade Building a Library
GEOFFREY NORRIS discusses Sibelius Symphony No 7. Two versions of the Berlioz Requiem, three versions of Hoist's The Planets and other orchestral releases of the past summer are reviewed by EDWARD GREENFIELD.
Tchaikovsky Symphony No 5, in E minor
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by KARL BÖHM gramophone records
The NatWest Trophy Final
V NORTHANTS at Lord's
GRIMETHORPE COLLIERY BAND conuuctor RAY FARR Gordon Langford
Overture: Metropolis Eigar Howarth
In memoriam, R.K.
Fritz Spiegl selects music that came into being through the joint efforts of two or more composers. records.
director PETER SYRUS Roger Covey-Crump (tenor)
John Potter (tenor)
Michael George (baritone) Margaret McCall , John Bryan. Peter Syrus
(rebecs, medieval fiddle, psalteries, lute, gittern, recorder, organetto and percussion)
Songs and Dances from 14th-century Italy
Concertante on a theme of Corelli
ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by NORMAN DEL MAR
(From a concert for the composer's 75th birthday given in Jan 1980 in the Queen Elizabeth Hall ) Elgar The Kingdom
His last oratorio, which had its Chicago premiere at art outdoor concert last summer.
LUCY SHELTON (soprano) CLAUDINE CARLSON. (mezzo-soprano)
CURTIS RAYAM (tenor)
PHILIP KRAUS (baritone) GRANT PARK SYMPHONY CHORUS AND SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA conducted by LEONARD SLATKIN
(WFMTrecording: Chicago Summer Festival 1980)
Orchestra at the Promt tonight at 7.30 pm)
Sixth of ten programmes The artistic association between that great French patron of music, the Princess Edmond de
Polignac, and the Spanish composer Manuel de
Falla, at first sight looks rather improbable. But the dynamism of the princess inspired the reserved, even austere composer to write for her one of his warmest works, ' Master Peter's Puppet Show '.
Its prolonged gestation, and the circumstances surrounding its eventual birth are described in today's programme. And it has an unlikely bedfellow - Cole Porter 's ballet, Within the Quota. Written and narrated by Piers Burton-Page gramophone records
Introduced by Peter Clayton
The first in a series of four programmes
Symphony No 6, in G minor played by MARIE-CLAIRE ALAIN in the Church of St Germain at Saint-Germain-en-Laye gramophone record
Levon Chilingirian and Mark Butler (violins) Csaba Erdelyi (viola)
Philip de Groote (cello) Beethoven Quartet in a flat major, Op 18 No 6
Quartet in F major, Op 135 (Given on 2 February in St John 's, Smith Square, London, in the BBC
Lunchtime Concerts series)
direct from the Royal Albert Hall,
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Concertmasters VICTOR AITAY , SAMUEL MAGAD conductor Sir Georg Solti Part 1 Bartok
Concerto for Orchestra
(Part 1 of this concert is The Sunday Prom tomorrow 10.15 pm BBC1)
One of west Germany's most admired poets, Hans Magnus Enzensberger , has taken the story of the Titanic as the theme for his poem-sequence, and developed it into a commentary on contemporary culture. He reads the first of three selections from the sequence, in his own English translation.
Part 2 Bruckner
Symphony No 4, in E flat (revised version, 1886)
Bernard Levin reports on the annual
Chamber Music Festival, in Santa Fe. New Mexico, which includes the world Premiere of a new Piano
Quintet by John Harbison , and on performances during the 25th season of Santa Fe Opera of La Bohème, Strauss's
Daphne, News of the Day bv Hindemith and Stravinsky's The Rake's Progress.
DAVIDOWEN NORRIS (piano) Joaquin Turina Three Andalusian Dances: Petenera; Tango;
Zapateado Arnold Bax In a Vodka
Shop; Two Russian Tone Pictures: May Night in the Ukraine; Gopak
Ich bin derWelt abhanden Sekommen JANET BAKER
(mezzo-soprano) HALLE ORCHESTRA conducted by SIR JOHN BARBIROLLI gramophone record