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7.05 Philips Pavan and Galliard "Bassano"
Parley of Instruments
7.08 Mozart Violin
Concerto No 1 in B flat
Anne-Sofie Mutter (violin) Academy of St Martin , conductor Neville Marriner
7.45 Schnlttke Suite in the Old Style
Moscow Virtuosi, conductor Vladimir Spivakov
8.05 Wagner Overture: The Flying Dutchman Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Otto Klemperer
Prelude and Fugue in G Peter Hurford (organ)
8.40 Vaughan Williams Three Portraits (The England of Elizabeth) London Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Andre Previn. Discs
Presented by William Mival. Suite: The Firebird
Orchestra, conductor Claudio Abbado
Michel Beroff (piano)
Paris Orchestra, conductor Seiji Ozawa
Requiem Canticles Ithaca College Concert Choir
Columbia Symphony Orchestra, conductor Robert Craft. Discs Producer Anthony Sellors
Artist of the week:
Slavonic Rhapsody No 3 in A flat minor
10.13 Brahms Hungarian Dance No 20
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
10.16 Kubelik String Quartet No 2 Kocian Quartet
10.39 Smetana Ma Vlast
Compiled from recordings spanning sixty years, made under a succession of chief conductors: Vaclav Talich , Karel Sejna , Karel Ancerl , Vaclav Neumann , Jiri Belohlavek and Rafael Kubelik
Producer Patrick Lambert Discs
All the great violinists of former times were also composers of violin music. In the third of four programmes, Duncan Druce continues his exploration of their output, considering three violinists of the 1800s, Spohr, David and Joachim, who sought to keep alive a classical tradition in the face of an increasing vogue for violinistic "fireworks". Discs
The last of three programmes including some of Schubert's lesser-known piano sonatas. Paul Berkowitz (piano)
Piano Sonata in A minor
Hungarian Melody (D817)
Piano Sonata in E flat
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Matthias Bamert Tasmin Little (violin) Alexander Goehr
Violin Concerto, Op 17
Schubert Symphony No 9 in C (Great)
Martin Haselbock (organ) Kerll Battaglia ;
Variazioni Schmidt ;
Passacaglia in D minor; Capriccio "Cucu"
Georg Muffat Toccata XI; Ciaccona; Toccata VU
Before achieving fame as a singer, Nat King Cole developed a brilliant piano style which was to influence a whole generation of pianists. In the second of six programmes on this neglected side of Cole, Max Harrison concentrates on his work with other soloists, including saxophonists
Dexter Gordon , Coleman Hawkins and Lester Young.
Music, news and arts events, from Manchester with Rodney Slatford. Producer Paul Hindmarsh
from the Royal
A rare performance of Richard Strauss one-act opera Daphne opens the BBC Symphony Orchestra's new season.
Their first five concerts, all with their chief conductor
Andrew Davis , feature music by Strauss and his near-contemporary and musical opposite Igor Stravinsky. (sop) (contralto)(tenor) (tenor) (bar)(tenor) (bass) (bass) (sop)(sop)
BBC Symphony Chorus (men's voices)
In the first of two programmes,
Simon Armitage reads poems from his new collection of verse, Book of Matches, which is to be published next month. Producer Fiona McLean
Kalman Berkes (clarinet) Haydn
String Quartet in G minor, Op 74 No 3 (Rider)
Brahms Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op
Robert Sandall and Mark Russell present a selection of music mixing styles and influences.
York Early Music Festival David Fallows introduces the fourth of ten programmes from this year's festival.
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Shakespeare: Introducing Shakespeare