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: Morning Concert

Weber Horn Concertino in E minor, Op45
Hermann Baumann ; Leipzig Gewandhaus/Kurt Masur
7.12 Debussy Violin Sonata: Joshua Bell
Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano)
7.30am News
7.35 Quilter Suite: Where the Rainbow Ends
Northern Sinfonia/Hickox
7.49 Monteverdi Beatus vir: Tavemer Consort, Choir and Players/Andrew Parrott
7.57 Haydn Symphony No 96 in D: Academy of Ancient Music/Hogwood Records


Unknown: Hermann Baumann
Unknown: Joshua Bell
Piano: Jean-Yves Thibaudet
Unknown: Monteverdi Beatus

: News

: Composers of the Week

Charles Ives The
Unanswered Question
Central Park in the Dark:
Chicago SO/
Michael Tilson Thomas
Emerson (Concord Sonata) Herbert Henck (piano) Georgi Georgiev (viola) Three Places in New
England (version for small orchestra): Orchestra New England/James Sinclair The Housatonic at
Jan DeGaetani (mezzo) Gilbert Kalish (piano) Records


Unknown: Charles Ives
Unknown: Michael Tilson Thomas
Piano: Herbert Henck
Viola: Georgi Georgiev
Piano: Gilbert Kalish

: Midweek Choice

with Susan Sharpe.
Shostakovich Prelude and Fugue in D, Op 87 No 5 Tatiana Nikolayeva (piano)
9.40 Arne The Lover's
Recantation (The Winter's Amusement): Emma Kirkby (soprano); Parley of Instruments/Roy Goodman
Shostakovich Prelude and Fugue in A, Op87No7
9.54 Haydn Symphony No 98 in Bflat: Philharmonia Hungarica/Antal Dorati
Shostakovich Prelude and Fugue in E, Op87No9
10.27 Weber Bassoon
Concerto in F, Op 75: Klaus Thunemann ; Academy of St Martin/Neville Marriner


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Piano: Tatiana Nikolayeva
Soprano: Emma Kirkby
Unknown: Shostakovich Prelude
Unknown: Shostakovich Prelude
Unknown: Klaus Thunemann

: Shostakovich

Prelude and Fugue in B, Op 87 No 11
10.48 Donizetti Poliuto
(Act IIIFinale): Soloists; Vienna Singakademie
Chorus; Vienna SO/Caetani
Shostakovich Prelude and Fugue in B flat minor, Op 87 No 16
11.20 Sibelius Violin
Concerto in D minor, Op 4 7 (original version)
Leonidas Kavakos (violin) LahtiSO/OsmoVanska
Shostakovich Prelude and Fugue in B flat, Op 87 No 21. Records


Unknown: Shostakovich Prelude
Violin: Leonidas Kavakos
Unknown: Shostakovich Prelude

: LanghamCO

conductor Charles Groves Elizabeth Layton (violin)
Catherine Edwards (piano) Schubert Overture in Cminor(D8)
Mendelssohn Concerto for violin, piano and string orchestra in D minor


Conductor: Charles Groves
Violin: Elizabeth Layton
Piano: Catherine Edwards

: News

: Concert Hall

Andrew Wilde (piano) live from Broadcasting House, London.
Brahms Sonata in F sharp minor. Op
Chopin Mazurka in C sharp minor, Op 41 No Scherzo No 2 in Bflat minor, Op 31


Piano: Andrew Wilde

: Record Review

: Vintage Years

Geza Anda (piano)
Bach Concerto for two pianos and strings in C (BWV 1061) (mono) with Clara Haskil (piano)
Philharmonia/Alceo Galliera Bartok Piano Concerto
No 2: with the Berlin
RSO/Ferenc Fricsay Records 1955. I960


Piano: Geza Anda
Piano: Clara Haskil

: Choral Evensong

live from St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Suffolk.
Responses: Smith; Psalm
30 (Lloyd); Lessons (RSV): Ecclesiasticus 51, vv 1-22; Romans 8, w 18-39; Office hymn: 0 mundi pater unice (St Edmund Hymn);
Canticles: Stanford in B flat; Anthem: What Are These That Glow from Afar (Alan Gray); Hymn (NEH 409): Love of the Father; Organ voluntary: Nef(Mulet). Director of Music Mark Blatchly Assistant Director of Music Mervyn Cousins

: Music of the Pygmies

The second of two programmes with Louis Sarno , who lives with the Bayaka on the south-western border of the Central African Republic.


Unknown: Louis Sarno
Unknown: Central African Republic.

: Mainly for Pleasure

Malcolm Singer presents a Cornish concoction.
Producer Hugh Warwick


Producer: Hugh Warwick

: News

: Third Ear

with Robert Hewison.
ProducerJulian Hale


Unknown: Robert Hewison.
Unknown: Producerjulian Hale

: The Food of Love

Purcell If Music Be the Food of Love (third version); Ye Gentle Spirits; Lovely, Lovely
Albina Emma Kirkby (soprano), with Anthony Rooley (lute) Christopher Hogwood (harpsichord),
Richard Campbell (bass viol). Records


Soprano: Albina Emma Kirkby
Unknown: Anthony Rooley
Harpsichord: Christopher Hogwood
Harpsichord: Richard Campbell

: The Royal Concert

live from Barbican Hall,
London, in the presence of HRH the Princess Royal. Barry Tuckwell (horn) Halle Orchestra /
Stanislaw Skrowaczewski
Trumpeters of the Royal Military School of Music/ Lt Col Frank Renton arr Renton Fanfare and National Anthem
Bliss Two Studies
Mozart Horn Concerto
No 4 in E flat (K 495)
8.25 Peter Stead reflects on the tradition of royal patronage of the arts.
8.50 Bliss Investiture Music
Brahms Symphony No2 in D, Op 73


Horn: Barry Tuckwell
Horn: Halle Orchestra
Horn: Stanislaw Skrowaczewski
Music: Lt Col Frank Renton
Unknown: Peter Stead

: What's the Big Idea?

First of twelve conversations with Bryan Magee about ideas that have come to prominence or to grief this century.
The End of the Socialist Dream
Professor Stuart Hall , Lord Donoughue, Eric Hobsbawm and David Marquand talk frankly about what was intrinsically wrong with socialism from their academic and professional perspectives. Producer Matt Thompson


Unknown: Bryan Magee
Unknown: Professor Stuart Hall
Unknown: Eric Hobsbawm
Unknown: David Marquand
Producer: Matt Thompson

: Mozart String Quintets

Third of three programmes. Quartet in C minor (K 406) Quartet in D (K593) Endellion Quartet with Patrick Ireland (viola)


Viola: Patrick Ireland

: News

: Composers of the Week

Elgar Pomp and Circumstance March No 3; Wand of Youth SuiteNo 1, Op 1 a; String Quartet, Op 83

: Night School

(Not Scotland) As R5 this morning

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