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Overture: Ode on St
English Chamber Orchestra, conductor
Symphonic Variations Andre Watts (piano) London Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Erich Leinsdorf
Serenade No 6 in D
(K239) (Serenata Notturna)
Soloists of Australia, director Ronald Thomas
8.30 Falla ElAmorBrujo Nati Mistral (mezzo) London Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Eduardo Mata
Jeremy Siepmann presents works inspired by Schumann's literary enthusiasms. The writers behind today's music are
Jean Paul and Thomas Moore.
Papillons, Op 2
Murray Perahia (piano)
Die Peri sah das Mal der
Edith Wiens (soprano) Robert Gambill (tenor)
Suisse Romande Chamber
Lausanne Pro Arte Choir
Murray Perahia (piano) Producer Peter Tanner
conductor Andrew Davis
Stravinsky Symphony in Three Movements
I from the Queen's I Hall, Edinburgh. Gaudier Ensemble
Susan Tomes (piano) Janacek
11.40 Festival Report Robert Dawson-Scott reports on the events and people causing a stir at this year's Edinburgh Festival and Fringe.
Octet in F (D803)
From last year's Bath International Festival. Bach, transcr
Busoni Chaconne in D minor Beethoven
Piano Sonata No 23 in F minor, Op 57
Nocturnes: in E minor, Op 72 No 1; in C minor, Op 48 No
Ballade No 4 in F minor, Op52
Etude Tableaux, Op 39 Nos 1-5
Henry Purcell's incidental music to Aphra Behn 's tragedy Abdelazer (or The
Moor's Revenge), revived in London in 1695. Academy of Ancient Music, director Christopher Hogwood Discs
from the Royal I Albert Hall ,
BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor
David Owen Norris (piano) Joan Rodgers (soprano) Britten
The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Variations on a Nursery Song
Part One SIMULTANEOUS
BROADCAST with BBC1 television
3.55 Concerto Grossman
Written by Frederic Raphael.
A strange tale of music and mime, specially commissioned with the BBC Music Magazine ... Read by John Rowe.
Symphony No 2 in C minor (Little Russian)
Music, news and arts events with Andrew Green. Producer Ray Abbott
from the Royal Albert Hall ,
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, conductor Kurt Masur
Symphony No 8 in B minor (Unfinished)
8.25 Kurt Masur talks to
Symphony No 4 in E flat (Romantic)
Christopher Hope introduces a series of conversations with contemporary writers in his native country.
1: Ellen Kuzwayo and Spho Sepamla
"If ever there was a time for me to write ... it is now".
In her small house in Soweto, Ellen Kuzwayo talks about her childhood on a farm in the Orange Free State; her autobiography, Call Me Woman, which brought international acclaim; and her current research into the idioms of the black community.
Sipho Sepamla reads from his new novel
Rainbow Jenny , the story of a young girl who leaves the homelands to find fame and fortune in Soweto.
Partita No 6 in E minor
Vanessa Latarche (piano)
In the last of six programmes, Robert Cushman presents a personal view of musicals, with songs from original cast recordings, some of which are familiar, some less well-known.
6: Dancing Ladies A BML production
Second of two programmes. Corelli's English Followers Robert Valentine went to live in Rome when Corelli's music was the height of fashion. London Baroque perform a selection of his trio sonatas; these are set in the context of concertos by Corelll himself.