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: Test Match Special

Second Test
Australia v England
Commentary from Perth on the post-lunch play
MW only from 6.55am

: Weather

: News

: Morning Concert

Tchaikovsky Suite No 4, Op 61 (Mozartiana) RUGGIERO ricci (violin) SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA/ ERNEST ANSERMET
7.31* Albeniz, arr Bream Mallorca, Op 202
7.38* Granados, arr Bream Danza española No 5 JULIAN BREAM (guitar)
7.42* Poulenc, orch Berkeley Sonata for flute and orchestra JAMES GALWAY RPO/CHARLES DUTOIT
8.0 News
8.16* Debussy Suite bergamasque ALEXIS WEISSENBERG (piano)
8.31* Stravinsky Divertimento (Le baiser de la fee) LONDON SINFONIETTA/ RICCARDO CH AILLY records


Unknown: Ernest Ansermet
Unknown: Von Dohnanyi
Piano: Alexis Weissenberg
Piano: Stravinsky Divertimento
Unknown: Riccardo Ch Ailly

: News

: This Week's Composers

At the Court of Dresden I first assisted Kapellmeister Heinichen to provide the royal church music and, since his death, I have composed and directed most of the music myself. (ZELENKA'S PETITION, 1733) Heinichen Concerto in E flat LUDWIG GÜTTLER (hunting horn) KURT SANDAU (hunting horn) NEW BACH COLLEGIUM MUSICUM. LEIPZIG/MAX POMMER Zelenka Requiem in c minor BRIGITTE FOURNIER (soprano) BRIGITTE BALLEYS (Contralto) KENZO ishii (tenor) NIKLAUS TULLER (bass) BERNE CHAMBER CHOIR AND ORCHESTRA/JORG EWALD DAHLER records


Unknown: Kapellmeister Heinichen
Horn: New Bach Collegium Musicum.
Unknown: Pommer Zelenka Requiem
Soprano: Brigitte Fournier
Contralto: Brigitte Balleys
Bass: Niklaus Tuller

: L'Éventail do Jeanne

A ballet with music by Ravel,
Ferroud, Ibert, Roland-Manuel, Delannoy, Roussel, Milhaud, Poulenc, Auric and Schmitt. PHILHARMONIA/GEOFFREY SIMON record

: Czechs at Home and Abroad

SCHUBERT ENSEMBLE OF LONDON Ruth Crouch (violin) Roger Tapping (viola) Jane Salmon (cello)
William Howard (piano)
Dvorak Piano Quartet No 1 in D, Op23
Martinu Piano Trio No 2, in D minor
BBC Wales


Piano: William Howard

: Matinee musicale

ORCHESTRA, led by BEN BUURMAN conducted by BRAMWELL TOVEY David Dorward Comedy
Overture: The Cooper 0' Fife Eric Coates Elizabeth of Glamis
(The Three Elizabeths) Mozart Adagio in E (K 261);
Rondo in c (K 373)
Borodin In the steppes of central Asia
Thea Musgrave Scottish Dance Suite
Massenet Meditation (Thais) Delibes Waltz and Czardas (Coppelia)
BBC Scotland


Conducted By: Bramwell Tovey
Conducted By: David Dorward

: Transatlantic Blues

Jazz was conceived in America and achieved popularity in Europe through records and, more importantly, through visits by American musicians. 1: Louis Armstrong
Dave Gelly describes this legendary trumpeter's two visits to Europe during the 1930s and their effect on audiences, and introduces records made during that tour.
Jazz Classics in Digital Stereo:
Louis Armstrong , album, cassette and compact disc/rom retailers


Musicians: Louis Armstrong
Unknown: Dave Gelly
Unknown: Louis Armstrong

: News

: Concert Hall

direct from the Concert Hall, Broadcasting House, London Fairfield Quartet
Ruth Ehrlich (violin)
Jennifer Godson (violin)
Catherine Marwood (viola) Julia Desbruslais (cello)
Schubert Quartet movement in c minor (D 703)
Debussy Quartet in G minor (Tickets available from the Ticket Unit, BBC. London WIA 4WW)


Violin: Ruth Ehrlich
Violin: Jennifer Godson
Viola: Catherine Marwood
Cello: Julia Desbruslais

: American Lollipops

Ives, orch Schuman Variations on a national hymn (America) Barber Adagio for string orchestra
Copland Suite: Billy the Kid SAAR RSO/LEONARD SLATKIN (Saar Radio recording)

: Choral Evensong

direct from
Bristol Cathedral
Responses (Heathcote Statham) Palm 18 (Martin, Goss, Ley) First lesson (RSV): Isaiah 43, wl-13
Canticles (Rubbra in A) flat Second lesson (Rsv):
I Thessalonians 2, w 1-12
Anthem: 0 thou the central orb (Gibbons)
Hymn (A&MR 54):Come thou long expected Jesus
Organ voluntary: Symphony
No 2 - first movement (Vierne) Organist and master of the choristers MALCOLM ARCHER
Assistant organist ANTHONY PINET BBC Bristol


Unknown: Malcolm Archer

: News

: Midweek Choice

Introduced by Tony Scotland Knudage Riisager Trumpet Concerto GILBERT JOHNSON
Mozart Divertimento in E flat (K 563) (mono)
EMANUEL FEUERMANN (cello) Debussy Rhapsody for saxophone and orchestra SIGURD RASCHER
NEW YORK PO/LEONARD BERNSTEIN trad, arr Kennedy-Fraser Songs of the Hebrides alison PEARCE (soprano) SUSAN DRAKE (harp)
Dohnanyi Piano Concerto No 1, in E minor: BALINT VAZSONYI


Introduced By: Tony Scotland
Unknown: Eugene Ormandy
Unknown: Mozart Divertimento
Violin: Jascha Heifetz
Cello: Emanuel Feuermann
Harp: Susan Drake
Unknown: Balint Vazsonyi
Unknown: Sir John Pritchard

: Debut

PAUL GOODWIN (baroque oboe) NICHOLAS PARLE (harpsichord) Thomas Vincent (son) Sonata No 6, in c major
Bach Sonata in G minor
(reconstructed from Sonata in B minor, Bwv 1030, for flute and continuo)


Harpsichord: Nicholas Parle
Harpsichord: Thomas Vincent

: BBC Symphony Orchestra

leader RODNEY FRIEND conductor Sir John Pritchard Dmitri Alexeev (piano) direct from the Royal Festival Hall, London Part 1 Prokofiev
Piano Concerto No 2, in G minor


Leader: Rodney Friend
Conductor: Sir John Pritchard
Piano: Dmitri Alexeev

: * Six Continents

Ian McDougall , with the help of the BBC's Monitoring Service, presents his selection of foreign radio broadcasts.
(Re-broadcast tomorrow at 11. 5 am)


Unknown: Ian McDougall

: * BBC SO

Part 2 Shostakovich
Symphony No 11 (The Year of 1905)

: Music for Guitar

played by FREDERIC ZIGANTE, making his first appearance in this country
Bach Suite in A minor (BWV 997)
Villa-Lobos Preludes, Nos 4 and l
(Given on 11 October, in association with the Chesterfield Guitar Society)


Unknown: Ric Zigante

: Mozart

Sonata in E flat (K 380) NONA LIDDELL (violin)
DAPHNE BBOTT (piano) (R)


Piano: Daphne Bbott

: Music for Strife and Sorrow

Last of three programmes of battle music and laments from the Scottish Gaelic tradition. With DONALD MACPHERSON (pipes) and the singers


Singers: Mrs Archie MacDonald
Singers: Kenneth Angus McIver

: First Night

A series of live theatre and opera reviews. Robert Cushman talks about one of this week's new productions.


Talks: Robert Cushman

: Chamber Music from Manchester

Philip Martin (piano)
Rachmaninov Sonata No 2, in B flat minor
Schubert Moments musicaux (D780)
(Given earlier this evening in Studio 7. Ticket details from BBC Concerts Promotion, POBox27, Manchester M601SJ)
BBC Manchester

: News

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