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: Open University

Culture and Belief in Europe
1450-1600: Renaissance Music

: Morning Concert

Komgold The
Adventures of Robin Hood: Suite from the Film Music Utah SO/Varujan Kojian
7.25 William Comysh Ah, Robin: Tallis
Scholars/Peter Phillips
7.30am News
7.35 Stenhammar Excelsior!, Op 13
Gothenburg SO/Jarvi
7.53 Vieuxtemps Violin Concerto No 4 in D minor, Op 31: Arthur Grumiaux; Lamoureux
Concert Orch/Rosenthal
8.21 Bliss Pastoral for clarinet and piano: Thea King, Clifford Benson Records


Unknown: William Comysh

: News

: Composers of the Week

Ottorino Respighi Concerto gregoriano Uto Ughi (violin)
RAI SO/Mario Rossi Metamorphoseon in Twelve Variations
Geoffrey Simon. Records


Unknown: Rossi Metamorphoseon
Unknown: Geoffrey Simon.

: Mozart and the Bohemians

Smetana Overture:
The Bartered Bride
Czech PO/Zdenek Rosier
9.42 Mozart, arr anon Music from Figaro Martinu Quartet
9.58 Dusek Piano
Concerto in D
Jan Novotny ; Pardubice State CO/Libor Pesek
10.20 Jan Kozeluh
Kyrie (Mass in E minor) Prague Radio Chorus
Dvorak CO/Josef Hercl
10.27 Jan Stich, alias Giovanni Punto
Six Duets: Zdenek and Bedfich Tylsat (horns)
10.34 Martinu
(Serenade No 4)
10.42 Vanhal Symphony in G minor
Prague CO/Oldfich Vlcek
11.02 Fiala Oboe
Quartet in F
Musica da Camera Praga
11.16 Josef Hausler
Variations on a Theme
Provided by Mozart
Dagmar Platilova (harp)
11.21 Dvorak Serenade in D minor: Collegium
Musicum Pragense/Vajnar


Unknown: Jan Novotny
Unknown: Jan Kozeluh

: Schumann and Britten

Heather Harper (soprano) BBC Welsh SO conductor Bryden Thomson Schumann Symphony No 1 in B flat, Op 38 (Spring) Britten Our Hunting Fathers, Op 8


Soprano: Heather Harper
Conductor: Bryden Thomson

: News

: Chopin

24 Preludes, Op 28
Edith Vogel (piano)


Piano: Edith Vogel

: Music Weekly

: Don Quixote of the Cello

Paul Tortelier
The fifth programme with Lyndon Jenkins.
Saint-Saens Trio in F
With Yan Pascal Tortelier
(violin) and Maria de la Pau (piano)
Lyndon Jenkins talks to Yan Pascal Tortelier.
Schumann Cello Concerto
Boellmann Symphonic Variations
RPO/Yan Pascal Tortelier Paul Tortelier Waltz -
Alia Maud
Paul and Maud Martin
Tortelier (cellos); ECO Records


Unknown: Paul Tortelier
Unknown: Lyndon Jenkins.
Talks: Lyndon Jenkins
Unknown: Pascal Tortelier
Unknown: Paul Tortelier Waltz
Unknown: Maud Martin

: English Voices

Vaughan Williams
Three Shakespeare Songs Britten Five Flower
Songs: The Cambridge Singers/Rutter. Records

: New Music for Brass

James Langley presents the second programme of recent brass band music. Robin Holloway Men Marching, Op 50 No 1
Britannia Building society Band/Howard Snell
Judith Bingham Brazil Leyland DAF Band/ Richard Evans
Watkins Aubade
Grimethorpe Colliery Band/Elgar Howarth Harrison Birtwistle Salford Toccata
Salford College Brass Band/Elgar Howarth


Unknown: James Langley
Music: Robin Holloway

: Mainly for Pleasure

Anthony Burton presents a selection of instruments used unusually. Producer Ray Abbott


Unknown: Anthony Burton
Producer: Ray Abbott

: News

: Third Ear

Paul Auster talks about his new novel The Music of Chance with Christopher Bigsby. Producer Sally Marmion


Talks: Paul Auster
Unknown: Christopher Bigsby.
Producer: Sally Marmion

: Music for Passiontide

Antiphons and songs by early Tudor composers, performed by The Sixteen, director Harry Christophers. John Browne Jhesu
Mercy, How May This Be William Comyshe
Ave Maria , Mater Dei Stabat Mater
8.10 Interval Reading
8.15 Browne Stabat Virgo Sheryngham A, gentill Jhesu
Browne Stabat Mater


Songs By: Early Tudor
Director: Harry Christophers.
Director: John Browne Jhesu
Unknown: William Comyshe
Unknown: Ave Maria
Unknown: Mater Dei
Unknown: Stabat Mater
Unknown: Browne Stabat Virgo

: Drama Now Singing and Dancing in Kanpur

The nautch-house in Northern Indian towns was a place where men enjoyed the popular music form Nautanki, and the favours of the young female singers.
David Mowat 's play shows the girls' determination to survive.
Director Peter Kavanagh


Singers: David Mowat
Director: Peter Kavanagh
Banu: Sita Ramamurthy
Nimmi: Mamta Kaash
Ara: Rita Wolf
Baksh: Maohav Sharma
Ashwat: Tariq Yunus
Mehta: Bhasker
Shalfvoz: Heather Emmanuel
Coach: Gauri Bapat
Tabla: V Chandran
Voices: David Bannerman
Singers: Barathi Sethi
Singers: Bharati Sethia

: BBC Scottish SO

conductor Jerzy Maksymiuk Beethoven
Symphony No 7 in A


Conductor: Jerzy Maksymiuk

: Butt Trio

David Butt (flute)
Moray Welsh (cello)
Rosemarie Wright (piano) Ries Trio , Op 63 Gaubert Piece romantique
Fowler Line Spun with Stars (first broadcast perf)


Piano: Rosemarie Wright
Piano: Ries Trio

: News

: Composers of the Week J S Bach

Cantata No 41: Jesu nun sei gepreiset; Chorale
Preludes (BWV 613-5): Helf mir Gottes Gute preisen; Das altejahr vergangen ist; In dir ist
Freude; Concerto in C for two harpsichords and strings (BWV 1061)


Unknown: Gottes Gute

: Night School

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