Corclll Concerto Grosso in D major, Op 6 No 1 LA PETITE BANDE directed by SIGISWALD KUIJKCN
Couperin Premier Concert Royal
ENSEMBLE directed by SIGISWALD KUIJKEN Bach Cantata No 109:
Ich glaube, lieber Herr, hilf meinem Unglaubenl PAUL ESSWOOD
KURT EQUILUZ (tenor) TOLZ BOYS' CHOIR
VIENNA concentus MUSICLUS directed by NIKOLAUS HARNONCOURT gramophone records
Weber Konzertstuck In p minor
ALFRED BRENCEL (piano) LONDON SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA, conducted by CLAUDIO ABBACO
Flnzl Song-Cycle: Till Earth Outwears
ROBERT TEAR (tenor)
HOWARD FERGUSON (piano) Krelsler String Quartet In A minor (mono) STUYVESANT QUARTET
Ravel Le tombeau de Couperin
PARIS ORCHESTRA, conducted by HERBERT VON KARAJAN gramophone records
with Michael Oliver
The Playfords and their
Musick Bookes : a talk by PETER IIDLMAN ; the percussionist's lot: a conversation with HEATHER CORBETT ;
(1882-1937): JIM SAMSON considers the music of this Polish romantic.
Pioducer GRAHAM SHEFFIELD
conducted by SIR CHARLES MACKERRAS Dvorak Overture: Carnival
Janacek The Ballad of Blanik Hill Smetana Vltava (Ma
11.55' Interval Reading
Suite No 3, in G major (WFMT recording.
Overseas broadcast made possible by a grant to the orchestra from Amoco (UK) Ltd)
(Smetana's Ma Vlast in a complete performance: Friday 9.35 pm)
IMOGEN COOPER ipiano) Beethoven Sonata in D minor. Op 31 No 2
Chopin Two Nocturnes, Op 62: Ballade No 4. in F minor
A BBC Digital recording
Robert Cushman presents seven personal views of musicals. He introduces songs from original-cast recordings, some familiar, some less well-known.
3: Broadway in Hollywood Producer
VIENNA SINGVEREIN BERLIN PHILHARMONIC
ORCHESTRA, conducted by HERBERT VON KARAJAN
Mozart Mass in c minor (Great Mass) (K 427)
BARBARA HENDRICKS (sop) JANET PERRY (soprano) PETER SCHREIER (tenor)
BENJAMIN LUXON (baritone) Bruckner Te Deum
ANNA TOMOVA-SINTOV (SOp) AGNES BALTSA (contralto) PETER SCHREIER (tenor) Jost VAN DAM (bass) gramophone records
de things you liable to read in de Bible ... Eighteen of the United
States have entertained or enacted a bill requiring a creator resembling the one in Genesis to be given ' balanced treatment' in classrooms whenever evolution is mentioned. In Little Rock, Arkansas, lawsuit was successfully brought to have the legislation struck down. A similar case will soon be heard In Louisiana. Stephen Games gives a first-hand account of Scopes II ', as the Little Rock trial came to be known, in conversation with the lawyers, lobbyists, citizens and science-superstar witnesses from both sides. Producer LOUISE PURSLOW
A six-part series containing a selection of the works by the BBC during its first 60 years.
5: The 70s
Britten Owen 's Peace Aria from Owen Wingrave (1971)
Benjamin Luxon (bar)
English Chamber Orchestra
conducted by the composer: record Anthony Payne
String Quartet (1978)
Chilingirian String Quartet
Nicholas Maw Madrigale and 11 Sogno from La Vita Nuova (1979)
Nan Christie (soprano)
Nash Ensemble, conducted by Lionel Friend: record Zsolt Durko Turner Illustrations (1977)
Erich Greenberg (violin)
Members of the Budapest Symphony Orchestra
conducted by Gyorgy Lehel: record
The third of six fortnightly columns.
The novelist, screenwriter and essayist, Frederic Raphael , observes and comments on culture and society.
(first performance) Ross pople (cello)
BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA leader RODNEY FRIEND conducted by NORMAN DEL MAR
with Patrick Magee
A monologue for radio by SAMUEL BECKETT
By recalling the last months of the life of an old lady encased in a frail body, we come to have a perception of the end of life and the meaning of what has come and gone to bring us to this point. There emerges a fear that all our perception is ill-seen and ill-expressed.
Directed by RONALD MASON
Concert No 3 (Pieces de clavecin en concerts) FRANS BRUGGEN (flute) SIGISWALO KUIJKEN (baroque violin) WIELAND KUIJKEN (Viola da gamba) GUSTAV LEONHARDT
A simultaneous broadcast with BBC2. Full details and cast: page 33
Last November at the Round House, the poet
Andrei Voznesensky read to the largest audience of his British tour. John Roberts.
Director of the Great
Britain-ussR Association. introduces a selection from the performance, with readings in English by EDWARD Fox and in Russian by the poet himself.
Producer FRASER STEEL BBC Manchester
played by PETER HURFORD at St Michael's Church, Dun Loaghaire, Eire Pastorale in F major (bwv 590)
Kleines harmonisches Labyrinth (BWV 591)
Partita: Ach. was soll ich Sunder machen? (bwv 770) .