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: Morning Concert

Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending
Pinchas Zukerman (violin) ECO/Daniel Barenboim
7.13 Debussy Del'aube sur la mer (La Mer): Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra/ Eliahu Inbal
7.30am News
7.35 Copland Quiet City Academy of St Martin/ Neville Marriner
7.43 Stravinsky Ebony
Concerto: Benny Goodman (clarinet); Columbia Jazz Combo/The Composer
7.52 Debussy Cello Sonata Mstislav Rostropovich
Benjamin Britten (piano)
8.04 Milhaud La Creation du monde :Orchestre
National de France/
Leonard Bernstein. Records


Violin: Pinchas Zukerman

: News

: Composers of the Week

Szymanowski Songs of a Fairy- Tale Princess,
Op 31: Izabelia Klosinska (soprano); Polish National Opera Orchestra/ Robert Satanowski
Symphony No 4 (Symphonie concertante): Tadeusz Zmudzinski (piano) Polish State PO of Katowice/Karol Stryja Songs of the Infatuated
Muezzin, Op 42: Barbara Zagorzanka(soprano) Polish National Opera Orchestra. Records


Soprano: Izabelia Klosinska
Unknown: Robert Satanowski
Piano: Tadeusz Zmudzinski

: Morning Sequence

Copland Suite: The Tender Land: Boston SO/Composer
9.57 Stravinsky
Divertimento: Le Baiser de la fee: London Sinfonietta/ Riccardo Chailly
10.21 Tchaikovsky, transc Pletnev The
Sleeping Beauty (extracts) Mikhail Pletnev (piano) 10.50 Tchaikovsky, arr
Stravinsky Bluebird pas de deux: Columbia SO/
Igor Stravinsky
10.57 Copland Piano Sonata: Peter Lawson


Unknown: Riccardo Chailly
Piano: Mikhail Pletnev
Unknown: Stravinsky Bluebird
Unknown: Igor Stravinsky


conductor Jacques van Steen Maxim Vengerov (violin)
Handel, arr Harty Suite: The Water Music
Gershwin An A merican in Paris
Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D
Britten The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra


Conductor: Jacques van Steen
Violin: Maxim Vengerov

: News

: Chamber Music from Manchester

Leslie Howard (piano) live from Studio 7.
Tchaikovsky, compl Howard Sonata No in F minor (first broadcast) Salzedo Pardes Rimonim
Rachmaninov Sonata
No I in D minor, Op28


Piano: Leslie Howard
Unknown: Salzedo Pardes Rimonim

: Mining the Archive

Reginald Goodall conducts: Bruckner Symphony No8 inCminor:BBCSO
(from the 1969 Proms) and talks to Alan Blyth. Producer Adam Gatehouse


Unknown: Reginald Goodall
Unknown: Alan Blyth.
Producer: Adam Gatehouse

: Delia Jones Sings Rossini

"Soffri la tua sventura (Adelaide di Borgogna) "Unavocepocofa"
(II ba rbiere di Siviglia) City of London Sinfonia/ Richard Hickox. Record


Unknown: Richard Hickox.

: Mainly for Pleasure

with Fiona Talkington. Producer John Jones


Unknown: Fiona Talkington.
Producer: John Jones

: Japan Season

Jazz Japan Style
In this last programme,
Shunichi Satoh introduces records by jazz musicians who are popular with young people in Japan now. Series producer Derek Drescher


Introduces: Shunichi Satoh
Producer: Derek Drescher

: News

: Third Ear

As an exhibition of new work by the German artist Gerhard Richter opens at London's Tate Gallery, Frank Whitford talks to him about his early life in East Germany and about the different phases in a career which has explored portraiture, landscape and memento mori through painting and photography. Producer Judith Bumpus


Artist: Gerhard Richter
Talks: Frank Whitford
Producer: Judith Bumpus

: Suisse Romande Orchestra

conductor Armin Jordan Young Uck Kim (violin) live from the Royal
Festival Hall, London.
Frank Martin Concerto for seven wind instruments Debussy La Mer
8. 15 No Pay, No Swiss Christopher Hope 's appraisal of all things Swiss. Reader Patrick Malahide. (Rpt;
8.35 Prokofiev Violin
Concerto No 1 in D
Roussel Bacchus et
Ariane Suite No2
(In association with Crédit Suisse)


Conductor: Armin Jordan
Conductor: Young Uck Kim
Unknown: Christopher Hope
Reader: Patrick Malahide.
Unknown: Roussel Bacchus

: Japan Season

Exile or The Boat Will
Not Return
A drama-documentary in the style of a Japanese Noh play in which the life and art of the founder of the Noh
Theatre, Zeami Motokiyo (1363-1443), come together. Written by Lim Poh Sim.
Noh chanter
Naohiko Umewaka
Director Piers Plowright


Unknown: Zeami Motokiyo
Written By: Lim Poh Sim.
Unknown: Naohiko Umewaka
Director: Piers Plowright
Zeami: Robert Eddison
Chorus: Nicky Henson
Motomasa: Andrew Wincott

: Philomel

for soprano, recorded soprano and synthesised sound by Milton Babbitt. Text by John Hollander , based on the legend as narrated by Ovid. Bethany Beardslee (soprano). Record


Unknown: Milton Babbitt.
Unknown: John Hollander
Soprano: Bethany Beardslee

: Two Viennese Pianos

Fortepianos by Conrad Graf (1826) and Johann Fritz (fl814) from the Finchcocks Collection played by Richard Burnett. Vofisek Two Rondos in G and in C. Op 18; Le Desir, Op 3;
Le Plaisir, Op 4
Schubert Impromptu in B flat (D 935 No 3) German Dances


Pianist: Richard Burnett

: News

: Composers of the Week

Arnold Overture: Peterloo; Clarinet Sonatina;
Sarabande and Polka
(Solitaire); Violin Sonata No 1; Flute ConcertoNo2

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