Thomas Overture: Mignon NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by LEONARD BERNSTEIN
Haydn Trumpet Concerto in E flat
NATIONAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by RAYMOND LEPPARD
Prokofiev Peter and the Wolf RALPH RICHARDSON (narrator)
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by SIR MALCOLM SARGENT gramophone records
Presented by Paul Vaughan
Building a Library:
Debussy's opera Pelldas et MSlisande, by RODNEY MILNES ;
New records of chamber music, reviewed by ROBERT PHILIP. Producer
anon Greensleeves to a Ground
MICHALA PETRI TRIO Zelenka Sinfonia concertante in A minor MEMBERS OF THE ARS REDEVIVA, BOHUSLAV
MARTI NU CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by MILAN MUNCLINGER
Stenhammar String Quartet No 5, in c
FRESK STRING QUARTET
Rachmaninov Suite No 2. for two pianos
MARTHA ARGERICH and NELSON FREIRE gramophone records
ORCHESTRA, conducted by LORIN MAAZEL
Schubert Symphony No 5. in B flat
12.0* Interval Reading
12.10* Strauss Ein Heldenleben
(Austrian Radio recording)
A series of six programmes in which John Steane considers the musical achievements and traditions of New
York's Metropolitan Opera and also some of the criticisms it has incurred in the first 100 years. 3: Premières ... both world and American, including music from Puccini's Trittico and La fanciulla del West and Barber's Vanessa, with the voices, on records, of FLORENCE EASTON , ELEANOR STEBER , ENRICO CARUSO , SHERRILL MILNES , ANTONIO SCOTTI and LAWRENCE TIBBETT.
The third of four programmes featuring all the Schumann symphonies in the revised orchestration by Mahler.
ULSTER ORCHESTRA leader
RICHARD HOWARTH conducted by YANNIS DARAS
Weber Overture: Der Freischutz
Weber, arr Mahler Entr'acte (Die drei Pintos)
Schumann, rev Mahler Symphony No 3 in E flat, Op 97 (Rhenish)
BBC Northern Ireland
by Coleridge-Taylor and Arnold Cooke
ALBERNI STRING QUARTET Howard Davis (violin) Peter Pople (violin) Roger Best (viola)
David Smith (cello) THEA KING (clarinet) BBC Bristol
NORTHERN SINFONIA leader
BARRY WILDE conducted by RUDOLF SCHWARZ with ANTHONY GOLDSTONE (pianO) Haydn Overture: L'isola disabitata
Mozart Piano Concerto No 13 in c major (K 415) Haydn Symphony No 94 in G major (Surprise)
Introduced by Peter Clayton
A weekly discussion on cinema, theatre, books, broadcasting and the visual arts.
Philip Oakes (in the Chair) talks with Richard Cork , Blake Morrison and Margaret Walters.
This week's subjects:
Franco Zeffirelli 's film of La Traviata.
The BBC2 version of Gay's The Beggar's Opera directed by Jonathan Miller.
A revival of Vanbrugh's The Relapse, directed by Bill Gaskill , at the Lyric, Hammersmith, London.
Photographs by Robert Mapplethorpe at the ICA. Nights in the Iron Hotel, a first collection of poems by Michael Hofmann. Producer PHILIP FRENCH
The fourth of six programmes in which
GILLIAN WEIR introduces and plays all of Messiaen's organ music in the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Washington, DC. In this week's programme: Les Corps Glorieux (1939)
The author of the famous mathematical
Incompleteness Theorem was one of this century's great logicians,
Philosophers, and possibly, mystics, DAVID MARCH reads from Rudy Rucker 's account of his mysterious meetings with Gbdel at the Princeton Institute of Advanced Studies.
leader DENNIS SIMONS conducted by JERZY MAKSYMIUK
Haydn Symphony No 75, in D major
Sibelius Tone Poem: Tapiola
Stravinsky Suite: The
Firebird (revised version 1919)
Opera in seven scenes with words and music by Josef Matthias Hauer (sung in German: first broadcast)
Based on the novel by Flaubert and written in 1929 using Hauer's euphonious 12-note system, the opera combines love and patriotism with war and sacrifice in Carthage in the third century bc.
AUSTRIAN RADIO CHORUS AND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by LOTHAR ZAGROSEK (Austrian Radio recording)
Dhrupad, one of the oldest forms of singing still to be found in India. ZIA PARIDUDDIN DAGAR and RITWIK SANYAL sing rag Jog accompanied on pakhawajdrum by BABULAL PAKHAWAJI.