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: Wilhelm Backhaus

(piano)
Last of six programmes
Chopin Fantaisie-Impromptu in c sharp minor, Op 66 (mono) Brahms Piano Concerto No 1, in D minor (mono)
BBC SO/SIR ADRIAN BOULT
Schubert Impromptu in A flat (D 935 No 2): records

Contributors

Unknown: Chopin Fantaisie-Impromptu
Unknown: Sir Adrian Boult
Unknown: Schubert Impromptu

: Musica Antiqua, Cologne

directed by Reinhard Goebel Last of six programmes Heinrich Bach Cantata: Ich danke dir, Gott with RHEINISCHE KANTOREI
J.S. Bach Sonata in c minor (BWV 1017)
REINHARD GOEBEL (violin)
ROBERT HILL (harpsichord)
Johann Michael Bach Aria: Es ist ein grosser Gewinn with maria ZEDELIUS (soprano) Wilhelm Friedemann Bach Concerto in E flat, for two harpsichords: with ROBERT HILL and ANDREAS STAIER : records

Contributors

Directed By: Reinhard Goebel
Unknown: Rheinische Kantorei
Violin: Reinhard Goebel
Harpsichord: Robert Hill
Unknown: Robert Hill
Unknown: Andreas Staier

: News

: Your Concert Choice

Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis PHILHARMONIA /HERBERT VON
KARAJAN Walton Violin Concerto
KYUNGWHA CHUNG LSO/ ANDRE PREVIN
Gerhard Symphony No 1
BBC SO/ANTAL DORATI: records

Contributors

Unknown: Thomas Tallis
Violin: Karajan Walton

: Music Weekly

Introduced by Michael Oliver Gershwin and his songs: a talk by Peter Dickinson.
A conversation with the composer Gavin Bryars.
For young and old: Mina Miller on the piano music of Carl Nielsen.
The date ofsumer: new evidence on 'Sumer is icumen in' considered by Andrew Wathey. Producers GRAHAM SHEFFIELD and ANDREW LYLE
(Re-broadcast tomorrow at
2.0pm VHFIFM)

Contributors

Introduced By: Michael Oliver
Talk By: Peter Dickinson.
Unknown: Gavin Bryars.
Unknown: Mina Miller
Unknown: Carl Nielsen.
Unknown: Andrew Wathey.
Producers: Graham Sheffield
Producers: Andrew Lyle

: Borodin Trio

Rostislav Dubinsky (violin) Yuli Turovsky (cello) Luba Edlina (piano)
Haydn Trio in c (H xv 27)
Smetana Trio in G minor, Op 15 (A re-broadcast of last Monday's BBC Lunchtime Concert)

Contributors

Violin: Rostislav Dubinsky
Cello: Yuli Turovsky
Piano: Luba Edlina

: Little Mozart, Great Schubert

NORTH GERMAN RADIO SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA conducted by GÜNTER WAND Mozart Six German Dances (K 600)
Schubert Symphony No 9, in c (Great)
(North German Radio recording)

: Paul Crossley

(piano)
Debussy Estampes Ravel Miroirs
2.10* Interval Reading
2.15* Messiaen La bouscarle (Catalogue d'oiseaux);
Premiere communion de la Vierge; Noel; Regard du silence;
Regard de l'esprit dejoie (Vingt regards sur l'enfant-Jesus) (Given last June in Blythburgh
Church. Suffolk, in association with the Holst Foundation as part of the 1986 Aldeburgh Festival) BBC Pebble Mill

: Chilinglrian String Quartet

Mozart Quartet in D major (K499)
Mendelssohn Quartet in E minor, Op 44 No 2 BBC Manchester (R)

: Maurice Durufle

(died 16 June 1986)
First of five programmes
Prélude, Adagio et Choral varie sur Ie theme du 'Veni Creator', Op 4
WALTER MLLSMAN (organ) record
Mass: Cum Jubilo
STEPHEN varcoe (baritone) STEPHEN CLEOBURY (organ)
BBC NORTHERN SINGERS (men's voices) conductor STEPHEN WILKINSON BBC Manchester (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Walter Mllsman
Conductor: Stephen Wilkinson

: Gluck's 1765 Royal Wedding Music

2: Semiramis
Ballet in three acts after voltaires tragedy
(first UK broadcast) . This improbable choice for regal nuptials concerns a young king's inadvertent murder of his own treacherous mother.
LONDON CLASSICAL PLAYERS leader JOHN HOLLOWAY conducted by ROGER NORRINGTON
0 HEAR THIS! page 16

Contributors

Leader: John Holloway
Conducted By: Roger Norrington

: The Little Platoon - the Long Struggle for the Falklands

Eight documentaries by Michael Charlton 7: Haig in a Poncho
Admiral Anaya pointed his finger at Haig and said, 'You're a spy! '-it was a very tense moment.... (THOMAS enders, former United States Secretary for Inter-American Affairs)
The story of Alexander M. Haig 's bid to avert the war and why it failed, with General Haig and Mr Enders , Jeane J. Kirkpatrick ,
Harry W. Shlaudeman , Vernon A. Walters and Caspar W. Weinberger. Producer CATHY WEARING

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Charlton
Unknown: Alexander M. Haig
Unknown: Mr Enders
Unknown: Jeane J. Kirkpatrick
Unknown: Harry W. Shlaudeman
Unknown: Vernon A. Walters
Unknown: Caspar W. Weinberger.

: Edith Vogel plays Brahms

Second of four programmes Seven Fantasies, Op 116

: Capricorn

Shostakovich, arr Atoumyan
Four Waltzes, for flute, clarinet and piano
Gavril Popov Septet , Op 2 (Chamber Symphony) (R)

Contributors

Piano: Gavril Popov Septet

: Gluck's 1765 Royal Wedding Music

3: Telemaco ossia L'isola di Circe
Dramma per musica in two acts Libretto by MARCO COLTELLINI (sung in Italian)
(first UK broadcast)
Telemachus discovers that his father Ulysses has been turned into a tree by the evil enchantress Circe to keep him imprisoned on her island.
Circe liberates Ulysses, but Telemachus will not flee without the girl he loves. Nymphs, shepherds, companions of Ulysses, dream spirits SCHUTZ CHOIR OF LONDON
LONDON CLASSICAL PLAYERS leader JOHN HOLLOWAY JENNIFER WARD CLARKE , JOHN TOLL
conducted by ROGER NORRINGTON
Language coach IRIS DELL ACQUA Producer CLIVE BENNETT W HEAR THIS! page 16

Contributors

Unknown: Marco Coltellini
Leader: John Holloway
Leader: Jennifer Ward Clarke
Leader: John Toll
Conducted By: Roger Norrington
Unknown: Iris Dell
Producer: Clive Bennett

: Letters from Europe

2: Do give us a song, Mr T! by RABINDRANATH TAGORE translated by william RADICE Tagore continues his letters back to Bengal with more observations on the English narrowness of vision. And once again he comes unstuck at a social gathering when his
Bengali song produces only helpless merriment...... Read by Zia Mohyeddin Producer PETER KAVANAGH

Contributors

Unknown: Rabindranath Tagore
Translated By: William Radice
Read By: Zia Mohyeddin
Producer: Peter Kavanagh

: * Telemaco

Act 2

: Northern Sinfonia

led by HARRY CAWOOD conducted by Antony Pay Heinz Holliger (oboe) Ernst Kovacie (violin)
Bradley Creswick (violin)
John Casken Masque , for oboe, two horns and string orchestra David Blake Cassation for wind octet
Schnittke Concerto grosso No 1, for two violins and string orchestra
(Given on 24 November in St Paul's Hall,Huddersfieldaspartofthe1986 Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival) BBC Manchester

Contributors

Unknown: Harry Cawood
Conducted By: Antony Pay
Oboe: Heinz Holliger
Violin: Ernst Kovacie
Violin: Bradley Creswick
Violin: John Casken Masque

: Music for Guitar

played by TIMOTHY WALKER Cimarosa, arr Walker
Sonatas in E. A and A minor Harada Sonata guitaresca (first broadcast)
Giles Swayne Canto I

Contributors

Played By: Timothy Walker
Unknown: Giles Swayne Canto

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