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Paul Guinery introduces two hours of new releases.
Howells Concerto for String Orchestra Royal Liverpool
PO/Vemon Handley
7.30 Bach
Suite No 4 in Eflat (BWV1010)
Anner Bylsma (cello)
7.54 Prokofiev
Piano Concerto No 4
Kun Woo Paik (piano) Polish National
RSO/Antoni Wit
Caldara Crucifixus a 16 Andrea Gabrieli
De Profundis a 6 The Sixteen/
Harry Christophers
8.37 Kraus
Symphony in C minor Concerto Koln


Introduces: Paul Guinery
Cello: Anner Bylsma
Piano: Kun Woo Paik
Unknown: Caldara Crucifixus
Unknown: Andrea Gabrieli
Unknown: De Profundis
Unknown: Harry Christophers

: News

: Record Review

continues with Roderick Swanston.
Building a Library:
Mozart's Piano Trios by Richard Wigmore. Lionel Salter on new releases of Italian, French and Russian opera.
10.35 Record Release
Dialogues des Carmélites (excerpt) Soloists
Lyon Opera Chorus and Orchestra/Kent Nagano
10.58 Tchaikovsky The Queen of Spades (Act 3)
Vladimir Atlantov (tenor) Mirella Freni (soprano)
Sergei Leiferkus (baritone) Boston SO/Seiji Ozawa
11.42 Nicholas Anderson reviews the Collectio
Argentea, parting gift of Andreas Holschneider, retiring head of Archiv andDG.
12.40 Muffat
Suite in E (Indissolubilis Amicitia)
Concentus Musicus, Vienna/
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Producers Nick Morgan and Clive Portbury
(9.05-10.35 repeated Wednesday 2.00pm)


Unknown: Roderick Swanston.
Unknown: Richard Wigmore.
Unknown: Lionel Salter
Tenor: Vladimir Atlantov
Baritone: Sergei Leiferkus

: News

: Bath International Festival 1992

Kuijken Trio:
Barthold Kuijken (baroque flute)
Wieland Kuijken (viola da gamba)
Robert Kohnen (h'chord) Telemann Methodical
Suite in B minor for flute and continuo (1732)
F Couperin Suite in E minor for viola da gamba and continuo (1728)
Locatelli Sonata in Cfor flute and continuo, Op 2 No
CPE Bach Sonata in A minor (Wq 132)
Bach Trio Sonata in G
(from BWV 1027-1039)


Viola: Wieland Kuijken
Unknown: Robert Kohnen

: Schumann

Fantasy in C, Op 17 David Wilde (piano)


Piano: David Wilde

: Vienna: the Philharmonic Years 1842-1992

Richard Osbome presents a 12-part series documenting 150 years of music-making.
11: Leonard Bernstein
Bernstein Waltz ; Turkey Trot, Blues; March (Divertimento)
Mozart Piano Concerto
No 15 in Bflat (K450)
Mahler Symphony No 5 Records


Unknown: Richard Osbome
Unknown: Bernstein Waltz

: Jazz Record Requests

with Geoffrey Smith. Producer Ray Abbott


Unknown: Geoffrey Smith.
Producer: Ray Abbott

: Third Opinion

Joe Farrell presents a book edition with reviews of two new anthologies of poetry - A Rage for Order: Poetry of the Northern
Ireland Troubles and The
Faber Book of Modern
European Poetry - and two new prose collections: Saul Bellow 's Something to
Remember Me By and Erich Fried 's Children and Fools.
Opinions: Susannah Clapp and Peter Porter. Producer Tim Dee


Unknown: Joe Farrell
Unknown: Saul Bellow
Unknown: Erich Fried
Unknown: Susannah Clapp
Unknown: Peter Porter.
Producer: Tim Dee

: Lawes and Jenkins

The last of two programmes. Fretwork
Nicholas Parle (organ)
William Lawes Consort
Sett in A minor
Jenkins Fantasies: No 16 in D,No 8 in C minor, No 6 in F
Lawes Consort Sett in G minor


Unknown: William Lawes Consort

: Albert Herring

Britten's three-act opera to a text by Eric Crozier freely adapted from a short story by Guy de Maupassant .
In the absence of any suitably chaste young lady in the village, Albert is elected King of the May by the worthies of Loxford. (sop) (mezzo) (sop) (bar) (tenor) (bar) (tenor) (mezzo) (mezzo)
Canadian Opera Company Orchestra/
David Lloyd-Jones Act
7.55 The Writing of Albert Herring
The librettist Eric Crozier recalls his collaboration with Britten on the opera.
8.05 Acts 2 and 3


Unknown: Eric Crozier
Story By: Guy de Maupassant
Unknown: David Lloyd-Jones
Unknown: Albert Herring
Unknown: Eric Crozier
Lady Billows: Heather Thomson
Florence Pike: Marcia Swanston
Miss Wordsworth: Nancy Hermiston
Mr Gedge: John Avey
Mr Upfold: Guillermo Silva-Maria
Budd: James Patterson (bass)
Sid: Gerald Finley
Albert Herring: Charles Workman
Nancy: Gabriella Prata
Mrs Herring: Patricia Kern
Emmie: Valerie Gonzalez (sop)
Cis: Donna Bennett (sop)
Harry: Matthew Elek (treble)
Harry: Patrick Torcat

: William Hogarth at Bart's

The 18th-century artist William Hogarth was famously called "a good
Front" and "a Scheemist".
Dr Roy Porter , medical historian, and David Bindman ,
Duming Lawrence Professor of Art
History at University
College, London, meet on the great staircase of St
Bartholomew's Hospital to look at Hogarth's paintings representing The Pool of Bethesda and The Good
Samaritan, and discuss the role of hospitals as charitable foundations in 18th-century society and what these commissions contributed to Hogarth's reputation.
Producer Judith Bumpus


Artist: William Hogarth
Unknown: Dr Roy Porter
Unknown: David Bindman
Unknown: Duming Lawrence
Producer: Judith Bumpus

: Illinois Jacquet Big Band

This tenor saxophonist from Louisiana brought his band to this country for the first time to play at the Birmingham Jazz Festival in July. Alyn Shipton introduces the recording of their concert in the Grand Hotel, and during the interval he talks to Jacquet about his long career, during which he worked for Count Basie, Cab Calloway and Lionel Hampton , as well as leading his own groups. The band's repertoire includes Basie's One
O'Clock Jump, Moten Swing and Hampton's Flying Home.


Introduces: Alyn Shipton
Unknown: Cab Calloway
Unknown: Lionel Hampton

: News

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