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Stanford Irish Symphony, Od 28 BOURNEMOUTH SINFONIETTA conducted by NORMAN DEL MAR : record

Contributors

Conducted By: Norman Del Mar

: News

: Record Review

Introduced by Paul Vaughan Building a Library: Vaughan Williams' song-cycle On Wemlock Edge, by J. W. LAMBERT ; BARRY FOX on the new Gramophone Guide to Hi-Fi by John Borwick : Recent orchestral records reviewed by JOHN WARRACK. Producer ARTHUR JOHNSON

Contributors

Introduced By: Paul Vaughan
Unknown: J. W. Lambert
Unknown: Barry Fox
Unknown: John Borwick
Reviewed By: John Warrack.
Producer: Arthur Johnson

: Release

Ravel La Valse
LONDON SYMPHONYORCHESTRA conducted by CLAUDIO ABBADO
Pendereckl Symphony No 2 (Christmas)
POLISH RADIO NATIONAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, conducted by JACEK SASPRZYK : records

Contributors

Conducted By: Claudio Abbado
Conducted By: Jacek Sasprzyk

: Robert Mayer Concert

The second of this season's concerts for young people direct from the Royal Festival Hall, London Includes celebrations of the Percy Grainger centenary and Sir William Walton 's 80th birthday year. BBC Singers prepared by SIMON JOLY Members of the BBC Symphony Chorus chorus-master 11RIAN WRIGHT
BBC Concert Orchestra leader JOHN BRADBURY
Introduced and conducted by Christopher Seaman Dvorak Overture: Carnival
Grainger Mock morris: Shallow Brown ; Shepherd's hey
Tchaikovsky Second movement (Andantino marziale, quasi moderato) of Symphony No 2,in c minor (Little Russian)
Britten To daffodils: The evening primrose: Ballad of green broom (Five Flower Songs)
Walton. arr Sargent
Suite (Henry V) (with chorus)

Contributors

Unknown: Percy Grainger
Unknown: Sir William Walton
Unknown: Simon Joly
Leader: John Bradbury
Conducted By: Christopher Seaman
Unknown: Grainger Mock
Unknown: Shallow Brown

: Haydn String Quartets

in B minor, Op 33 No 1 In c major. Op 74 No 1 direct from the Concert
Hall, Broadcasting House Chilingirian String Quartet
Levon Chilingirian (violin)
Mark Butler (violin) Csaba Erdelyi (viola)
Philip de Groote (cello)

Contributors

Violin: Levon Chilingirian
Violin: Mark Butler
Viola: Csaba Erdelyi

: News

: Northern Sinfonia of England

leader BARRY WILDE conductor IVAN FISCHER Handel Overture: Agrippina
J. A. Benda Symphony No 9, in A major
Vivaldi Concerto in G minor (RV 152)
Bach Suite No 1. in c
BBC Manchester

Contributors

Leader: Barry Wilde
Conductor: Ivan Fischer

: Decade: The 1780s

Music from ten years which saw the French Revolution, the death of Frederick the Great, mutiny on the Bounty, Herschel's discovery of Uranus and the Mongolfiers' first ascent in a balloon. Cimarosa Overture: La bella Greca
2.12* GrStry Richard Cceur-de-Lion (Act 2)
2.32 Haydn Symphony No 87, in A
2.54' Mozart Quintet for piano and wind instruments (K 452)
3.21* Settings of Goethe by various composers
3.35* Clementi Sonata In « minor, Op 13 No 6
3.50* Samuel Wesley Symphony in D
4.4* Haydn Miseri not, miseri patria (h xxiva 7)
4.16* Dlttersdorf String Quartet No 5. in E flat
4.32* Mozart Don Giovanni (Finale) gramophone records Producer
PIERS BURTON-PAGE

Contributors

Unknown: Samuel Wesley
Unknown: Mozart Don

: Jazz Record Requests

Presented by Peter Clayton

Contributors

Presented By: Peter Clayton

: Critics' Forum

Richard Mayne (in the Chair) talks with Bryan Robertson , Claire Tomalln and Alexander Walker. This week's subjects:
BBCl's Play for Today: Intensive Care by Alan Bennett , broadcast last Tuesday; the Richard Wilson retrospective at the Tate Gallery, London; Eric Rohmer 's film A Good Marriage;
God's Grace, a new novel by Bernard Malamud ; and the Shared
Experience company's production of A Handful of Dust at the Lyric
Theatre, Hammersmith. Producer Philip FRENCH

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Mayne
Unknown: Bryan Robertson
Unknown: Claire Tomalln
Unknown: Alexander Walker.
Unknown: Alan Bennett
Unknown: Richard Wilson
Unknown: Eric Rohmer
Novel By: Bernard Malamud

: Szymanowski

Szymanowski Etudes, Op 4
Prokofiev Sonata No 5, in c Op 38
Szymanowskl Mazurkas, Op 50: No 1. in E; No 3. in c sharp; No 5, in E YITKIN SEOW (piano)

: From the House of the Dead

Opera in three acts by Leos Janacek after DOSTOEVSKY
Sung in the English translation by DAVID POUNTNEY
A direct relay of the new Welsh National Opera production from the New Theatre, Cardiff
Chorus of Welsh National Opera (men) chorus-master JULIAN SMITH Orchestra of Welsh National Opera leader JOHN STEIN conducted by Richard Armstrong

Contributors

Unknown: Leos Janacek
Translation By: David Pountney
Chorus-Master: Julian Smith
Leader: John Stein
Conducted By: Richard Armstrong

: Pleasures

Nine talks by Bernard Levin
5: Landscapes

Contributors

Unknown: Bernard Levin

: Otto Klemperer

conducts the NEW PHILHARMONIA WIND ENSEMBLE in Mozart's
Serenade in c minor (K388) gramophone record

: London Baroque

John Jenkins Fantasy a 3. in F
Christopher Simpson Divisions in r for two bass viols
Bach Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue: Violin Sonata in E minor: Sonata in D (BWV 1028)

Contributors

Unknown: Christopher Simpson

: Ivor Cutler and a Storeman

in which Ivor Cutler sorts through various tins of screws and makes a pass at Molly.
Producer PIERS PLOWRIGHT

Contributors

Unknown: Ivor Cutler
Producer: Piers Plowright

: London Baroque

Part 2 Marin Marais
La Gamme en forme de petit opera (Part 2)

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