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: Morning Concert

Khachaturian Adagio
(Spartacus): LSO/Composer
7.10 Liszt Totentanz
I Krystian Zimerman (piano) I Boston SO/Seiji Ozawa


Unknown: Liszt Totentanz

: News

7.35 Charles Mackerras conducts: Haydn Symphony No 31 in D (Hornsignal) Orchestra of St Luke's
8.10 Holst Ballet: The
Perfect Fool: RLPO
8.21 Stravinsky Circus Polka: LPO. Records


Unknown: Charles MacKerras

: News

: Composers of the Week

Leo Delibes (1836-91) and Jules Massenet
Delibes Les Filles de Cadiz
Victoria de los Angeles
(sop); Sinfonia of London/ Rafael Frubeck de Burgos Ballet music: Le Roi s 'amuse: RPO/Beecham Massenet 0 noble lame
étincelante (Le Cid, Act 3) Placido Domingo (tenor) Grace Bumbry (mezzo) Byrne Camp Chorale; Opera Orchestra of New York/Eve Queler Ballet music: Le Cid
(excerpts): CBSO/Fremaux Manon (excerpts): Soloists Chorus, Toulouse Capitole Orchestra/Michel Plasson Records. Producer John Thornley


Unknown: Leo Delibes
Unknown: Jules Massenet
Producer: John Thornley

: With Cuckoo and Nightingale

Scarlatti Sonatas in A minor and A (Kk 532-3) Christian Zacharias (piano)
9.44 Schubert
Quartettsatz in C minor (D 703): Alberni Quartet
9.53 Mozart Fantasia in C minor (K 475) for piano
10.06 Ptaszynska Moon Flowers: Roman Jablonski (cello);
Krysyna Borucinska (piano)
10.16 Brahms Piano
Quintet in F minor,
Op 34: Maurizio Pollini Quartetto Italiano
11.00 Scarlatti Sonatas in G minor and G
(Kk 426 and 427) Christian Zacharias
11.11 Bach Fantasia and Fugue for organ in G minor (B WV 542): John Scott
11.20 Handel Concerto in F (The Cuckoo and the Nightingale): Simon Preston (organ); English Concert/ Trevor Pinnock (h'chord)
11.36 Dvorak, arr A
Hasefeld Five Bagatelles for strings, Op 47 Camerata Nova
11.55 Honegger Sonata for cello and piano Producer Jillian White


Piano: Christian Zacharias
Unknown: Mozart Fantasia
Piano: Ptaszynska Moon
Cello: Krysyna Borucinska
Unknown: Maurizio Pollini
Unknown: Quartetto Italiano
Unknown: Scarlatti Sonatas
Unknown: Christian Zacharias
Unknown: Bach Fantasia
Unknown: John Scott
Unknown: Simon Preston
Unknown: Trevor Pinnock
Unknown: Honegger Sonata
Producer: Jillian White

: BBC Scottish SO

conductor Christopher Adey Susan Kessler (soprano) Saint-Saens Danse macabre
Canteloube Songs of the Auvergne (exc-erpts) Debussy Printemps


Conductor: Christopher Adey
Soprano: Susan Kessler
Soprano: Saint-Saens Danse

: News

: BBC Lunchtime Concert

Guarneri Quartet Members live from St John 's, Smith Square, London.
Dohnanyi Serenade in C, Op 10
Beethoven String Trio in G, Op 9 No 1


Unknown: St John

: Third Opinion

: The Bells, The Bells

First of three programmes exploring music influenced by the sound of central European bells, devised and presented by Charles Bodman Rae.
Schubert Das
Zugenglocklein (D 871) Liszt Sposalizio; La
Campanella-, Ave Maria; Die Glocken des
Strassburger Munsters;
Carillon und Abendglocken; Ihr Glocken von Marling Wagner Parsifal: Act 1 Grieg Klokkeklang (Lyric Pieces No 35) orch Seidl Klokkeklang Mahler Symphony No 3 (5th movement);
Symphony No 4 (finale) Bodman Rae Fulgura
Frango. Interspersed with recordings of the bells of Wiirzburg, Freiburg,
Speyer and Frankfurt. (R)


Presented By: Charles Bodman Rae.

: Danish Music for a Danish Organ

James Dalton plays the Frobenius organ of the Queen's College, Oxford, in its 25th birthday year. Buxtehude Praeludium in Fsharp minor (BuxWV 146); Canzonetta in A minor (BuxWV 225) Nielsen Commotio


Unknown: James Dalton

: Mainly for Pleasure

with Brian Wright
Producer Andrew Mussett


Unknown: Brian Wright
Producer: Andrew Mussett

: News

: Third Ear

Michael Bogdanov , artistic director of both the Deutsches Schauspielhaus, Hamburg and the English Shakespeare Company, talks to Peter Whitebrook about his current theatre productions in Germany, Britain and on world tour.
Producer Vivien Devlin


Artistic: Michael Bogdanov
Unknown: Peter Whitebrook
Producer: Vivien Devlin

: A Distinguished Gathering

At a quartet-party in 1784, Haydn and Mozart were among the players. One of the works they might have performed, Dittersdorf's String
Quartet in D, is played by the Franz Schubert
Quartet. Record


Unknown: Franz Schubert

: Henze at the Barbican

Omar Ebrahim (baritone) Peter Sheppard (violin) Paul Crossley (piano) Parnassus Ensemble conductor
Hans Werner Henze
Ballet: Rosa Silber
Three Dithyrambs
Two Geistliche Konzerte
(Requiem): Agnus Dei (first perf), Introitus (Requiem)
8.35 Stephen Pettitt with a portrait of Henze as the teacher in Cologne and London and the director of the Montepulciano Festival and the Munich Biennaie.
8.55 Violin Concerto No 2


Baritone: Omar Ebrahim
Violin: Peter Sheppard
Piano: Paul Crossley
Conductor: Hans Werner Henze
Unknown: Rosa Silber
Unknown: Stephen Pettitt

: Poet of the Month

John Heath-Stubbs introduces and reads a selection of his own work.


Introduces: John Heath-Stubbs

: Schumann

Sonata No 3 in F minor. Op 14
(Concert sans orchestre) Kinderszenen, Op 15
Malcolm Binns (piano) (R)


Piano: Malcolm Binns

: Outside In Festival

Nod Knowles introduces the third recording from the 1990 festival at Crawley, featuring The Shuffle Demons, a quintet from Canada who have not altogether lost their busking beginnings, and American pianist Don Pullen.


Presenter: Nod Knowles
Musicians: The Shuffle Demons
Pianist: Don Pullen

: News

: Composers of the Week

Kodaly Dances of Galanta; Akik mindig elkésnek; Summer
Evening; Turot eszik a cigány; String Quartet No 2

: Night School

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