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: Morning Concert

Tchaikovsky Was I Not a Blade of Grass, Op 47 No 7
RAPHAEL WALLFISCH (cello)
ECO/GEOFFREY SIMON
7.06* Mozart Bassoon Concerto in B flat (K 191): GWYDION BROOKE
RPO/THOMAS BEECHAM
7.30 News
7.35 Bach Brandenburg
Concerto No 4 in G (BWV 1049)
ECO/RAYMOND LEPPARD (harpsichord)
7.51* Salieri Concerto in c, for flute, oboe and orchestra AURELE NICOLET (flute) HEINZ HOLLIGER (oboe)
ACADEMY OF ST MARTIN-IN-THE-FIELDS/
KENNETH SILLITO
8.10* Chopin Prelude in D flat, Op 28 No 15
MURRAY PERAHIA (piano)
8.12* Telemann Suite in F, for two horns, string orchestra and continuo: HERMANN BAUMANN
TIMOTHY BROWN
ACADEMY OF ST MARTIN-IN-THE-FIELDS/ directed by IONA BROWN (violin) Records

Contributors

Unknown: Gwydion Brooke
Flute: Aurele Nicolet
Oboe: Heinz Holliger
Unknown: Kenneth Sillito
Piano: Murray Perahia
Unknown: Hermann Baumann
Unknown: Timothy Brown
Directed By: Iona Brown

: News

: Composers of the Week

Beethoven
I can't say what a pleasure your letter gave me, warning of the arrival of the piano, whichlam honoured to accept from you as a present. As soon as I receive your excellent instrument, I will send you the first fruits of my inspiration as a memento.
BEETHOVEN: letter to
Thomas Broadwood , 1818
Sonata in E, Op 109
MALCOLM BINNS (Broadwood fortepiano, 1814)
Symphony No 4 in B flat ACADEMY OF ANCIENT MUSIC/
CHRISTOPHER HOGWOOD. Records

Contributors

Unknown: Thomas Broadwood
Unknown: Malcolm Binns
Unknown: Christopher Hogwood.

: Little Russians

Second of two programmes
ROSEMARIE WRIGHT (piano) plays a sequence of Russian miniatures by Lyadov, Rimsky-Korsakov, Grechaninov and Rebikov.

Contributors

Piano: Rosemarie Wright

: Dorian Wind Quintet of New York

With RICHARD RODNEY BENNETT (piano)
Rossini Quartet No 1 in F, for flute, clarinet, hom and bassoon
Richard Rodney Bennett
Sonata for wind quintet and piano
Reicha Wind Quintet in E flat, Op 88 No 2. BBC Bristol (R)

Contributors

Piano: Rodney Bennett
Bassoon: Richard Rodney Bennett

: Midweek Choice

Presented by Susan Sharpe
Hummel Trumpet Concerto in E JOHN WILBRAHAM
ACADEMY OFST MARTIN-IN-THE-FIELDS/
NEVILLE MARRINER
11.16* Verdi Macbeth: Act 2
(conclusion): RENATO BRUSON (bar) MARA ZAMPIERI (soprano) NEIL shicoff (tenor)
LUCIA ALIBERTI (mezzo-soprano) CHORUS AND ORCHESTRA OF THE
GERMAN OPERA HOUSE. BERLIN/
GIUSEPPE SINOPOU
11.22* Steve Reich Octet STEVE REICH and musicians
11.39* Alfven Symphony No 3 in E, Op 23
STOCKHOLM PO/NILS GREVILLIUS
12.12* J. S. Bach Quodlibet fragment (bwv 524) LEONHARDT CONSORT
12.21* Vaughan Williams Piano Concerto in c: HOWARD SHELLEY
RPO/VERNON HANDLEY. Records

Contributors

Presented By: Susan Sharpe
Unknown: John Wilbraham
Unknown: Neville Marriner
Unknown: Renato Bruson
Mezzo-Soprano: Lucia Aliberti
Unknown: Giuseppe Sinopou
Unknown: Steve Reich Octet
Unknown: Steve Reich
Unknown: Howard Shelley

: News

: Concert Hall

live from the BBC Concert Hall Broadcasting House, London ANTHEA GIFFORD (guitar) DELME STRING QUARTET Mozart
Adagio and Fugue (K 426) Dodgson Guitar Quintet Boccherini Quintet in D

: Record Review

: Vintage Years

SENA JURINAC (soprano)
Records of the Yugoslav-bom soprano in some of her greatest roles - Cherubino, Mimi, Tatiana, Marcellina and Octavian. Mono records

: Choral Evensong

live from Worcester Cathedral
Organ Prelude: Schmucke dich, 0 liebe Seele (Brahms)
Introit: Justorum animae (Byrd)
Responses (Byrd)
Psalms 12,13,14 (Crotch, J. Alcock , Flintoft)
Lessons (Rsv): Proverbs 22, v 1-16; I John 2, v 18-end
Canticles: Andrews in G
Anthem: They Are at Rest (Elgar)
Antiphon: In Paradisum (Faure)
Organist and Master of the Choristers DONALD HUNT
Assistant Organist ADRIAN PARTINGTON
BBC Pebble Mill

Contributors

Unknown: J. Alcock
Organist: Adrian Partington

: Mozart in Miniature

Church Sonata in E flat (K 68)
LONDON BAROQUE
Ridente la calma (K 152)
KATHLEEN BATTLE (SOpranO) JAMES LEVINE (piano) Rondo in c (K 373) COLLEGIUM AUREUM directed by FRANZJOSEF MAIER (violin)
Gigue in G (K 574)
MITSUKO UCHIDA (piano)
Three Duos for two horns (K 487) BARRY TUCKWELL (horn)
Oiseaux, si tous les ans (K 307) ELLY AMELING (soprano) DALTON BALDWIN (piano) March in D (K 335 No 1)
ACADEMY OFST MARTININTHEFIELDS/ NEVILLE MARRINER. Records

Contributors

Soprano: Kathleen Battle
Piano: James Levine
Directed By: Franzjosef Maier
Piano: Mitsuko Uchida
Horn: Barry Tuckwell
Soprano: Elly Ameling
Piano: Dalton Baldwin

: Mainly for Pleasure

Roger Nichols plays off the big bow-wow strain against the exquisite touch. producer JEREMY HAYES BBC Pebble Mill

Contributors

Unknown: Roger Nichols
Producer: Jeremy Hayes

: News

: Third Ear

Taking Issue
Issues at the meeting point of Politics and the arts are raised in a discussion chaired by Robert Hewison.
Producer JULIAN HALE

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Hewison.
Producer: Julian Hale

: Schumann and Schoenberg

A concert from the South Bank Centre's Schoenberg cycle
The Reluctant Revolutionary' live from the Royal Festival Hall, London
ROLAND HERMANN (baritone) THOMAS MOSER (tenor) LAURENCE DALE (tenor)
GREGORY REINHART (bass)
DAVID WUSON-JOHNSON (baritone) IAN PARTRIDGE (tenor)
HELGA PILARCZYK (contralto) CELINA UNDSLEY (soprano) SARAH LEONARD (soprano) BBC SINGERS chorusmaster GARETH MORRELL BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA led by RODNEY FRIEND conducted by CHRISTOPH VON DOHNANYI
Schumann Symphony No 2 in c
8.10* Malcolm Hayes examines the genesis of Schoenberg's
Die Jakobsleiter and ponders on its neglect.
8.30* Schoenberg Oratorio: Die Jakobsleiter (sung in German) (In association with the South Bank Centre)

Contributors

Baritone: Roland Hermann
Tenor: Thomas Moser
Tenor: Laurence Dale
Bass: Gregory Reinhart
Baritone: David Wuson-Johnson
Tenor: Ian Partridge
Contralto: Helga Pilarczyk
Soprano: Celina Undsley
Soprano: Sarah Leonard
Unknown: Gareth Morrell
Unknown: Rodney Friend
Conducted By: Christoph von Dohnanyi
Unknown: Malcolm Hayes

: John Locke and the Glorious Revolution

When any number of men have so consented to make one community or government, they are thereby incorporated and make one body politic wherein the majority have the right to act and conclude the rest.
John Locke 's defence of the Glorious Revolution was the most cogent and rigorous account of what happened in 1688. Maurice Cranston reflects on the enduring quality of John Locke 's theory of revolution.

Contributors

Unknown: John Locke
Unknown: Maurice Cranston
Unknown: John Locke

: Borodin Piano Trio

Mozart Piano Trio in E (K 542) Ravel Piano Trio in A minor BBC Pebble Mill (R)

: Requiem

On All Souls' Day the departed are commemorated in the celebration of Requiem masses. The WILLIAM BYRD CHOIR is directed by GAVIN TURNER in a performance of the Missa pro defunctis by the Portuguese composer Duarte Lobo. Record

Contributors

Unknown: William Byrd
Directed By: Gavin Turner
Unknown: Duarte Lobo.

: Composers of the Week

Bizet
Adieux de l'hôtesse arabe Chants durhin.Nos 3-6
La jolie fille de Perth: Act 2 (excerpts)

: News

: 'amWolf80

Spottlied
PETER SCHREIER (tenor)
WOLFGANG SAWALLISH (piano) Record

Contributors

Tenor: Peter Schreier
Piano: Wolfgang Sawallish








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