Rossini Overture: La Cenerentola
PHILIIARMONIA ORCHESTRA conducted by TULLIO SERAFIN
8.13* Wolf Die Spinnerin ELISABETH SCHWARZKOPF (soprano)
GERALD MOORE (piano)
8.16* Chopin Rondo a la Mazur, in F
VLADIMIR ASHKENAZY (piano)
8.23* Suk A Fairy Tale
PRAGUE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by JIRI BELOHLAVEK : records
Introduced by Paul Vaughan
Building a Library:
Tchaikovsky's Fantasy-Overture: Romeo and Juliet, by MICHAEL KENNEDY.
SIR CHARLES MACKERRAS talks about his two latest opera recordings: Martinu's The Greek Passion and Verdi's
La Traviata (in English). New opera records reviewed by RODNEY MILNES. Producer ARTHUR JOHNSON
Delius A Song of Summer ROYAL PHILHARMONIC
ORCHESTRA, conducted by ERIC FENBY Ibert Trois pièces brèves Francaix Wind Quintet PRO ARTE QUINTET, ZURICH Reger Gesang der Verklarten
NORTH GERMAN RADIO CHOIR AND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by ROLAND BADER : records
JONES AND CROSSLAND BAND conductor ROY CURRAN
Gilbert Vinter Triumphant Rhapsody
Holst A Moorside Suite BBC Birmingham
Bernard Rose , recently retired after 24 years as Fellow and Organist of Magdalen College, Oxford, introduces records of some of his favourite music.
Producer PATRICK LAMBERT
with Lionel Salter
1981 Innsbruck Radio
Prize for Interpretation of Early Music
The second of three programmes featuring the winning entries in this new international competition.
The second prize was awarded to the BBC for its entry. A Feather on the Breath of God - Hildegard of Bingen, devised and presented by CHRISTOPHER PAGE and performed under his direction by GOTHIC VOICES ,DOREEN MUSKETT (symphony) Readers Penelope Lee ,
Alan Dudley and John Rye Also extracts from other entries which attracted favourable comments from the jury
Producer CHRIS SAYERS
Martin Dalby presents a choice of recent music broadcasts which have given him pleasure.
Producer CHRIS de SOUZA
with Peter Clayton
(in the Chair) talks with James Fenton , Eric Rhode and Claire Tomalin.
Talk of Love and War, by Don Haworth on Radio 3. Second Sight: a comparison of Mantegna's Samson and Delilah, and Degas' Beach Scene at the National Gallery. 'Harold Nicolson , a biography by James Lees-Milne . Frank Perry 's film Mommie Dearest. The Orestcia by Aeschylus in a new translation by Tony Harrison at the NT.
Giorgio Mainerio Ten pieces from II primo libro di balli of 1578: EARLY
MUSIC CONSORT OF LONDON directed by DAVID MUNROW gramophone record
by PETER BARNES adapted from
Reminiscences of Anton Chekhov by MAXIM GORKY Chekhov was a lifelong enemy of banality. But the outcome of his struggle was determined by longevity - and the Russian railways. Read by David Suchet. Producer MARGARET WINDHAM (David Suchet is an Associate Artist of the RSC)
Part of a recital given during the 1981 Vienna Festival
Bartok Suite, Op 14
Liszt VallGe d'Obermann: Fungrailles; St Francois d'Assise; La Prédication aux oiseaux
Clarinet Quintet. Op 115 ALAN HACKER
JOHN SHIRLEY-QUIRK (baritone) AUSTRIAN RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, conducted by THE COMPOSER Novelette (first UK broadcast) Les Espaces du sommeil
9.20* Interval Reading
9.25* Lutoslawski Part 2
Concerto for Orchestra
(Austrian Radio recording)
When I began to write in South Africa, that very qualifying phrase, ' in South Africa ' didn't exist for me. In the writing sense I did not ' know that I was a white writing in a colour bar society. The poet and critic Tom Paulin considers the connection between public and private life, histories and stories, in the writings of Nadine Gordimer , with contributions from the novelist and readings from her novels and short stories.
Reader Eva Haddon
Producer THOMAS SUTCLIFFE
followed by an interlude
Hymn: Ave Maris Stella (Vespers of 1610) SOLOISTS, CHOIRS AND
ENSEMBLES, conducted by JOHN ELIOT GARDINER gramophone record