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: Morning Concert

Purcell
Anthem: Remember not, Lord, our offences
Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge/
Richard Marlow
7.04 Corelli
Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op 6 No 8 (Christmas Night)
Accademia Bizantina conductor Carlo Chiarappa (violin)
7.17 Britten, arr Bream Courtly Dances (Gloriana) Julian Bream Consort

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Marlow
Conductor: Accademia Bizantina
Conductor: Carlo Chiarappa

: News

7.35 MacCunn
Overture: The Land of the Mountain and the Flood Scottish National
Orchestra/
Alexander Gibson
7.48 Bruch
Scottish Fantasia, Op 46 Jascha Heifetz (violin)
New Symphony Orchestra of London/
Malcolm Sargent
8.11 Bizet
Suite: LaJoUe FWe de Perth Mexico City Philharmonic Orchestra; conductor
Enrique Batiz Records

Contributors

Unknown: Alexander Gibson
Violin: Jascha Heifetz
Unknown: Malcolm Sargent

: News

: Composers of the Week

Dvorak
4: "To carry out an idea well, and make something great of it, that is Art!" From the Bohemian
Forest, Op 68 Nos 1-3 Ingrid Thorson and Julian Thurber (piano duet)
Serenade in D minor for wind, cello and double bass, Op 44: CO of Europe/ Alexander Schneider From the Bohemian
Forest, Op 68 Nos 4-6 Ingrid Thorson and Julian Thurber Records

Contributors

Unknown: Ingrid Thorson
Piano: Julian Thurber
Unknown: Alexander Schneider
Unknown: Ingrid Thorson
Unknown: Julian Thurber

: BBC Scottish SO

conductor Takuo Yuasa Ruth Geiger (piano)
Earl of Kelly Symphony in C
Mozart Piano Concerto No 14 in E flat (K 449)
Tchaikovsky Overture: The Tempest

Contributors

Conductor: Takuo Yuasa
Piano: Ruth Geiger

: Test Match Special

England v Pakistan.
Ball-by-ball commentary on the first day's play in the First Comhill Test at Edgbaston by Brian Johnston , Jonathan Agnew and Christopher Martin -Jenkins. With expert comment from
Trevor Bailey and David Lloyd. Scorer Bill Frindall.

Contributors

Unknown: Brian Johnston
Unknown: Jonathan Agnew
Unknown: Christopher Martin
Unknown: Trevor Bailey
Unknown: David Lloyd.
Unknown: Bill Frindall.

: News

1.10 The Great Match Peter Baxter recalls the 1987 Edgbaston Test between England and Pakistan.
1.30 County Scoreboard
1.40 Commentary
3.46 County Talk.
Graeme Fowler , Simon Hughes and Nick Cook discuss cricketing matters.
4.00 Commentary and close of play summary. Producer Peter Baxter

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Baxter
Unknown: Graeme Fowler
Unknown: Simon Hughes
Unknown: Nick Cook
Producer: Peter Baxter

: Evening Sequence

A selection of music on record.

: News

: BBC Welsh SO

conductor Tadaaki Otaka Steven Isserlis (cello) live from the Brangwyn Hall, Swansea.
Dvorak Cello Concerto in B minor, Op 104
8.10 Italian Neighbours The third of four readings by Nigel Anthony from Tim Parks' account of small town life in Italy.
3: Discreto, Valida, Rektivo (Final part next Monday)
8.30 Mendelssohn Symphony No 4 in A
Respighi Fountains of Rome Bach, arr Respighi
Prelude and Fugue in D

Contributors

Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka
Cello: Steven Isserlis
Unknown: Nigel Anthony

: Black Milk of Dawn

Paul Celan is regarded by many on the Continent as one of the major post-war poets. Rabbi Hugo Gryn presents a personal response to Celan's life and art. Robert Rietty reads some of the poems in which Celan struggles with the evil of the holocaust and the silence of God.
Producer Denis Nowlan

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Celan
Unknown: Hugo Gryn
Unknown: Robert Rietty
Producer: Denis Nowlan

: Music In Our Time

with Michael Gorodecki. Holliger Trema for solo cello; Quintet for piano and wind;
Beiseit Thomas Demenga (cello) Jurg Wyttenbach (piano) Elmar Schmid (clarinet)
Radovan Vlatkovic (horn) Klaus Thunemann (bass'n) David James (countertenor) Johannes Nied (double-bass); Theodoro Anzellotti (h'monica); Heinz Holliger (conductor/oboe)

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Gorodecki.
Unknown: Holliger Trema
Cello: Beiseit Thomas Demenga
Clarinet: Elmar Schmid
Horn: Radovan Vlatkovic
Bass: Klaus Thunemann
Unknown: David James
Unknown: Johannes Nied
Bass: Theodoro Anzellotti
Conductor: Heinz Holliger

: The Gypsy Genius

In the last programme on Django Reinhardt , Max Harrison looks at his reunion with the violinist Stephane Grappelli and at how his music continued to develop right up to his death in 1953.

Contributors

Unknown: Django Reinhardt
Unknown: Max Harrison
Violinist: Stephane Grappelli

: News

: Composers of the Week

Jean Françaix
String Trio; Wind Quartet; Petit Quatuorpour saxophones; Aubadefor 12 cellos; Mozart New Look
Musique pourfaire plaisir

Contributors

Unknown: Petit Quatuorpour

: Night School









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