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: Morning Concert

Gabrieli Canzon per sonar a 4; Jubilate Deo Choir of King's College, Cambridge; Philip Jones Brass Ensemble/Cleobury
7.07 Haydn Divertimento in G: Aurele Nicolet
(flute); Jean-Jacques Kantorow (violin);
Mari Fujiwara (cello)
7.17 Eller Dawn: SNO/Jarvi

Contributors

Flute: Jean-Jacques Kantorow
Cello: Mari Fujiwara

: News

7.35 C P E Bach
Symphony No 4 in G Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra/ Koopman
7.47 Arban, arr Harvey Variations on a Tyrolean
Theme: Frank Lloyd (horn) Philip Jones Brass
Ensemble/Philip Jones
7.51 Tchaikovsky Serenade for Strings Berlin PO/Karajan
8.20 Handel Bourrée and Minuet (Fireworks Music): New Koto Ensemble of Tokyo/Fukumura. Records

Contributors

Unknown: Harvey Variations
Horn: Frank Lloyd
Unknown: Tchaikovsky Serenade

: News

: Composers of the Week

César Franck (1822-90) Le Chasseur maudit:
Philadelphia Orch/Muti Roses et papillons;
Le Mariage des roses
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (bar), Hartmut H611 (piano) Piano Quintet in F minor Clifford Curzon (piano) Vienna PO Quartet
Records. Producer Jeremy Hayes

Contributors

Piano: Clifford Curzon
Producer: Jeremy Hayes

: De Boléro a Fandango

Ravel Boléro
Boston SO/Seiji Ozawa
9.50 Seixas Toccata in D minor; Sonata in C minor Virginia Black (h'chord)
9.57 Corelli Concerto grosso in F, Op 6 No 9 English Concert/Trevor Pinnock (harpsichord)
10.10 Seixas Toccata in G minor: Virginia Black Albinoni Concerto a 5 in C, Op 9 No 9
English Concert/Pinnock
10.25 Carvalho Toccata in G minor: Virginia Black
10.33 Rimsky-Korsakov Capriccio espagnol, Op 34 Rotterdam PO/Zinman
10.49 Morales Motet: Exaltata est: Bernhard Marx (organ); Freiburg
Vocal Ensemble/Schafer
Cantallos Sonata in C minor: Virginia Black
10.58 Respighi Feste Romane
Boston SO/Seiji Ozawa
11.23 Soler Sonatas in F sharp and F sharp minor; Fandango
Virginia Black
Producer ian Carson

: BBC Concert Orchestra

conductor Norman del Mar Graham Sheen (bassoon) Mendelssohn Overture:
Hebrides
Mozart Bassoon
Concerto in B flat (K 191)
12.10 Interval Reading
12.15 Fibich At Twilight (Idyll for Orchestra) Dvorak Czech Suite

Contributors

Conductor: Norman Del Mar
Bassoon: Graham Sheen

: News

: BBC Lunchtime Concert

live from St John 's,
Smith Square, London. Takacs Quartet
Haydn Quartet in D, Op 76 No 5
Beethoven Quartet in E minor, Op 59 No 2

Contributors

Unknown: St John

: Third Opinion

: CBC Vancouver Orchestra

Nancy Argenta (soprano) conductor Mario Bernardi Chan Ka Nin Ecstasy
Britten Les Illuminations Debussy, orch Ansermet Epigraphes antiques
Bizet Symphony in C

Contributors

Conductor: Mario Bernardi
Conductor: Chan Ka Nin
Unknown: Ansermet Epigraphes

: Gloucester Cathedral 900th Anniversary

Last of four programmes. John Scott (organ)
Buxtehude Ciacona in E minor (BuxWV 160)
Bach Chorale-prelude: Herr Jesu Christ , dich zu uns wend (BWV 655)
Heiller Fantasia super Salve Regina
Liszt Fantasia and Fugue on 'Ad nos, ad salutarem undam'
Series producer Chris Marshall
(In associabon with Richard Cound Lid (BMW) Gloucester)

Contributors

Unknown: John Scott
Unknown: Herr Jesu Christ
Unknown: Salve Regina
Unknown: Liszt Fantasia
Producer: Chris Marshall

: Mainly for Pleasure

with Brian Kay
Producer David Gallagher

Contributors

Unknown: Brian Kay
Producer: David Gallagher

: News

: Third Ear

Orhan Pamuk , one of a new generation of experimental novelists in Turkey, talks to Paul Bailey.
Producer Tim Dee

Contributors

Unknown: Orhan Pamuk
Unknown: Paul Bailey.
Producer: Tim Dee

: EBU International Concert Season

The opening concert of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra's 100th season, recorded at Chicago's Orchestra Hall.
Conductor Georg Solti
Daniel Barenboim (piano)
Bartok: Piano Concerto No 1
7.55 Interval Reading
8.00 Mahler: Symphony No.5

Contributors

Musicians: Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Georg Solti
Piano: Daniel Barenboim

: The World of William

To mark the centenary of the birth of Richmal Crompton , author of the William books, Jeffrey Richards considers her schoolboy creation and the suburban world he inhabited.
Producer Rosemary Hart

Contributors

Unknown: Richmal Crompton
Unknown: Jeffrey Richards
Producer: Rosemary Hart

: Martinu

Four Songs of Mary; Five Czech Madrigals BBC Singers conductor Ron Corp

Contributors

Conductor: Ron Corp

: George Russell Orchestra

Charles Fox introduces a recording of An American Trilogy by George Russell , this year's
Glasgow Jazz Festival composer-in-residence. With Dave Bargeron
(trombone), Tiger Okoshi (trumpet), Brad Hatfield (keyboards).
10.30-10.40 Saxophonist Andy Sheppard , who also took part, talks to Charles Fox about George Russell.

Contributors

Introduces: Charles Fox
Unknown: George Russell
Unknown: Dave Bargeron
Unknown: Brad Hatfield
Unknown: Saxophonist Andy Sheppard
Unknown: Charles Fox
Unknown: George Russell.

: Composers of the Week

Vivaldi
Concerto in E (RV 265) Lauda Jerusalem (RV 609) Trio in C (RV 82)
Magnificat (RV 610) Concerto in D minor
(RV540)

: News

: Night School









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