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: Open University

Social Science: The
Changing Nature of Feminism

: Weather

: On Air

With Andrew McGregor , including at approximately
7.05 Albinonl Oboe
Concerto in B flat, Op 9 Noll
Heinz Holliger (oboe) I Musici
7.32 Glinka Overture:
Ruslan and Ludmilla
Kirov Orchestra , conductor Valery Gergiev
7.38 Vaughan Williams Concerto Grosso
London Symphony
Orchestra, conductor
Bryden Thomson
8.05 Rodrigo A l'ombre de Torre Bermeja -
Artur Pizzaro (piano)
8.11 Purcell Portfolio:
A selection of songs
8.34 Faure Violin Sonata in A, Op 13
Pierre Amoyal (violin) Pascal Roge (piano) Discs

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Oboe: Heinz Holliger
Conductor: Kirov Orchestra
Conductor: Valery Gergiev
Conductor: Bryden Thomson
Piano: Artur Pizzaro
Violin: Pierre Amoyal
Piano: Pascal Roge

: Composer of the Week: Dohnanyi

Introduced by Balint Vazsonyi.
Four Rhapsodies, Op 11 Martin Roscoe (piano) String Quartet No 2 in D flat, Op 15
Gabrieli Quartet Discs

Contributors

Introduced By: Balint Vazsonyi.
Piano: Martin Roscoe

: Musical Encounters

With Stephanie Hughes in Belfast.
10.00 Prom Artist of the Week: Jean-Yves Thibaudet
(piano)
Ravel Alborada del gracioso (Miroirs)
10.05 Mozart, compl
Smith Allegretto in B flat (K Anh 68)
Academy of St Martin Chamber Ensemble
10.10 Sibelius Fmlandia
Ulster Orchestra, conductor
Nicholas Braithwaite
10.25 Rosauro Marimba
Concerto
Evelyn Glennie (marimba) Scottish Chamber
Orchestra/Paul Daniel
10.55 Liszt Rigoletto
Paraphrase Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano)
11.00 Poulenc Elegie
Michael Thompson (horn) Philip Fowke (piano)
11.10 Sibelius Symphony No
Ulster Orchestra, conductor Nicholas Braithwaite

Contributors

Unknown: Stephanie Hughes
Piano: Jean-Yves Thibaudet
Piano: Ravel Alborada
Conductor: Nicholas Braithwaite
Unknown: Evelyn Glennie
Unknown: Liszt Rigoletto
Piano: Paraphrase Jean-Yves Thibaudet
Piano: Poulenc Elegie
Horn: Michael Thompson
Piano: Philip Fowke
Conductor: Nicholas Braithwaite

: Voices

Repeated from yesterday 11.30pm

: The Afternoon on Three

With Paul Guinery.
FAIREST ISLE
1.00 British Opera Matinee
Vaughan Williams s two-act ballad opera Hugh the Drover to a text by Harold Child.
With soloists and the Corydon Singers
New London Children's Choir
Corydon Orchestra, conductor Matthew Best
Discs
3.00 New Waves
The fifth of a six recitals featuring programmes devised by young contemporary composers working with up-and-coming artists. Including Chris de Souza in conversation with Elena Firsova.
Ashildur Haraldsdottir (flute) Nigel Clayton (piano) Dutllleux Sonatine
Firsova Spring Sonata Starry Flute
Prokofiev Sonata in D, Op 94
Rpt
3.55 The BBC
Orchestras
Ulster Orchestra conductor John Lubbock
Lydia Mordkovitch (violin)
Debussy Marche écossaise sur un theme populaire
Piers Hellawell Memorial
Cairns
Bruch Scottish Fantasia
Malcolm Arnold Scottish
Dances

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Guinery.
Unknown: Harold Child.
Conductor: Matthew Best
Unknown: Chris De Souza
Unknown: Elena Firsova.
Piano: Nigel Clayton
Piano: Dutllleux Sonatine
Conductor: John Lubbock
Violin: Lydia Mordkovitch
Hugh the Drover: Bonaventura Bottone (tenor)
The Constable: Richard van Allan (bass)
Mary: Rebecca Evans (sop)
Aunt Jane: Sarah Walker (mezzo)
John the Butcher: Alan Opie (bar)
The Turnkey: Neil Jenkins (tenor)

: The Music Machine

Jurassic Rock
With Julian Gregory. Rpt

Contributors

Unknown: Julian Gregory.

: In Tune

Presented by Nicola Heywood Thomas in Cardiff, including
Verdi Prelude: Un Ballo in Maschera
5.40 Schubert Allegretto in C minor (D915)
6.03 Telemann Concerto in B flat for two recorders and strings
6.15 Weber Symphony No 1 in C
Producer Gwawr Owen

Contributors

Presented By: Nicola Heywood Thomas
Producer: Gwawr Owen

: BBC Proms 1995

From the Royal
Albert Hall , London.
Including a new work from Steve Reich , and two famous scores featuring four pianos.
Melanie Armitstead
(soprano)
Fiona Kimm (mezzo)
Gunnar Gudbjbrnsson (tenor)
Mikhail Krutikov (baritone) BBC Singers
Ensemble Modern, conductor Peter Ebtvos
Anthell Ballet mécanique
7.25 Car Horns, Pile
Drivers and a Wind Chorale
Steve Reich tells Robert
Ziegler how he wrote City Life using sound samples from the New York streets as musical riffs.
Rpt
7.45 Steve Reich City Life; Proverbs (BBC commission; first performance)
8.35 Twentieth-Century Masterworks
In the final programme of the series, composer Steve Martiand talks to Gerard
McBurney about the folk roots of Stravinsky's Les noces and discusses its importance in 20th-century music with Louis
Andriessen.
8.55 Stravinsky Les noces

Contributors

Unknown: Albert Hall
Unknown: Steve Reich
Soprano: Melanie Armitstead
Soprano: Fiona Kimm
Tenor: Gunnar Gudbjbrnsson
Baritone: Mikhail Krutikov
Unknown: Steve Reich
Talks: Steve Martiand

: The English Cadence

4: Welcome to All the Pleasures
Jeremy Summerly investigates Purcell's use and abuse of the false relation.
Rpt
Final programme tomorrow 9.40pm

Contributors

Unknown: Jeremy Summerly

: Emerson Quartet

Ives String Quartet No 1 Shostakovich String
Quartet No 14, Op 142 Rpt
FAIREST ISLE

: Lonely Waters

Lyndon Jenkins explores the enigmatic personality of the composer E J Moeran , with the help of Lionel Hill , John Beckett.
Vernon Handley , Lydia Mordkovitch , John Talbot , Stephen Lloyd and Barry Marsh , and sets out to discover why his music, often criticised for being overly derivative, nevertheless retains its appeal among performers and listeners. Rpt
FAIREST ISLE

Contributors

Unknown: Lyndon Jenkins
Unknown: J Moeran
Unknown: Lionel Hill
Unknown: John Beckett.
Unknown: Vernon Handley
Unknown: Lydia Mordkovitch
Unknown: John Talbot
Unknown: Stephen Lloyd
Unknown: Barry Marsh

: Celtic Twilight

An early tone poem by Bax, singing under the spell of Yeats "to sweeten Ireland's wrong", and a first performance of Norman Hay 's atmospheric 1921 cantata setting poems by Yeats.
Melanie Armitstead (mezzo) Stephen Roberts (baritone) Chorus of the Belfast
Philharmonic Society Ulster Orchestra, conductor John Lubbock
Bax Cathleen ni Hoolihan
Nonnan Hay The Wind among the Reeds
Repeated tomorrow 12 noon

Contributors

Unknown: Norman Hay
Unknown: Melanie Armitstead
Baritone: Stephen Roberts
Conductor: John Lubbock
Conductor: Bax Cathleen








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