• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

    TV
  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

    Radio
  • Show Years

    Hide Years

    Year
  • Issues

Close group

Close group

Day Navigation

Listings

: CFE Horneman

Overture: Aladdin
5.15 Abel Flute Concerto in C. Op 6 No 1
5.30 Strauss Burleske in D minor
5.50 John Tavener Funeral Ikos

Contributors

Unknown: Strauss Burleske
Unknown: John Tavener

: Morning on 3

With Tommy Pearson , including:
6.20 Satie Six Gnossiennes
Aldo Ciccolini (piano)
6.45 Rlmsky-Korsakov Sadko BBCNOW, conductor VassilySinaisky
7.05 Boccherini Quintet in B flat, Op 39 Nol Ensemble 415
7.30 Mozart Horn Concerto No 3 in Eflat, K44 7 Barry Tuckwell , Academy of St Martin in the Reids, conductor Neville Marriner
8.00 Bach Concerto in D minor for two violins, BWV1043 Catherine Mackintosh and Elizabeth Wallfisch , the King's Consort, director Robert King
8.45 Vaughan Williams Overture: The
Wasps Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner

Contributors

Unknown: Tommy Pearson
Piano: Aldo Ciccolini
Unknown: Barry Tuckwell
Unknown: St Martin
Conductor: Neville Marriner
Unknown: Catherine MacKintosh
Unknown: Elizabeth Wallfisch
Director: Robert King
Director: Vaughan Williams
Conductor: Neville Marriner

: Composer of the Week: Berlioz

Berlioz was not a man of half measures. He felt his passions with an overwhelming ferocity, and his feelings for women were the inspiration behind many of his greatest compositions. Today Donald Macleod explores Berlioz's relationships with women and their influence on his work.
Nocturne Frangoise Pollet (soprano), Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo), Goran Sollscher (guitar)
Symphonie Fantastique (excerpt) Bastille Opera Orchestra, conductor Myung-Whun Chung
Nuits d'Eté Katarina Karneus (mezzo), BBC PO, conductor VassilySinaisky La Captive (Reverie)
Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo), Torleif Thedeen (cello), Cord Garben (piano)

Contributors

Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Soprano: Anne Sofie von Otter
Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung
Unknown: Katarina Karneus
Unknown: Anne Sofie von Otter
Cello: Torleif Thedeen

: Work in Progress

Antony Gormley. The sculptor is at work on the plaster cast of his bodyfor his new multi-figure. The finished work will consist of 24 metal figures distributed throughout the town of Stavanger in Norway.

Contributors

Unknown: Antony Gormley.

: Masterworks

With Stephanie Hughes.
Dvorak Slavonic Dance in G minor, Op 46 No 8 Czech Philharmonic, conductor Karel Sejna
10.10 Couperin Les Barricades
Mystérieuses; L 'Anguille: La Bandoline
(Pieces de Clavecin) Gyorgy Cziffra (piano)
10.20 Stravinsky Symphonies of Wind Instruments Endymion Ensemble, conductor John Whitfield
10.30 Ravel Sonatine Gyorgy Cziffra (piano)
10.43 Dvorak Symphony No 6 in D LSO, conductor Istvan Kertesz

Contributors

Unknown: Stephanie Hughes.
Conductor: Karel Sejna
Piano: Gyorgy Cziffra
Conductor: John Whitfield
Piano: Sonatine Gyorgy Cziffra
Conductor: Istvan Kertesz

: Morning Performance Artist in Focus: Yo-Yo Ma

Five programmes this week in which
Humphrey Burton talks to cellist Yo-Yo Ma about his life and approach to music.
2: French Music. Yo-Yo Ma - who was born in France-talks about the powerful hold that the country and its music exert on him. Bach Cello Suite in D, BWV1012
Saint-Saens The Swan (Carnival of the Animals)
Faure Cello Sonata No 2 in G minor, Op 117 With Kathryn Stott (piano)
Lalo Cello Concerto in D minor
With BBCPO, conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier Faure Romance in A, Op 69 With Kathryn Stott (piano)

Contributors

Talks: Humphrey Burton
Unknown: Yo-Yo Ma
Piano: Kathryn Stott
Piano: Kathryn Stott

: Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Chris de Souza introduces the second concert in a new series from Symphony Hall, Birmingham, given last November. Boris Berezovsky (piano)
Schumann Arabeske in C, Op 18;
Kreisleriana, Op 16; Toccata in C, Op 7

Contributors

Introduces: Chris de Souza
Piano: Boris Berezovsky
Piano: Schumann Arabeske

: The BBC Orchestras

Ulster Orchestra
Dmitri Alexeev (piano), conductors Dmitri Sitkovetskyand John Lubbock Uszt Les Préludes
Kodaly Dances ofGalanta
Bartok Piano Concerto No 2
Tchaikovsky Symphony No 4 in F minor

Contributors

Piano: Dmitri Alexeev
Conductors: Dmitri Sitkovetskyand
Conductors: John Lubbock
Conductors: Uszt Les

: Voices

Postcard from Berlin. lain Burnside seeks out the real Berlin-from Frederick the Great's opera house Unterden Linden and the cabaret world of the Weimar Republic to the presentday. Including songs by Friedrich Hollander , Franz Waxman , Kurt Weill and Schoenberg sung by Marlene Dietrich , Ute Lemper, Jessye Norman and HKGruber. ProducerClivePortbury

Contributors

Unknown: Unterden Linden
Songs By: Friedrich Hollander
Songs By: Franz Waxman
Songs By: Kurt Weill
Sung By: Marlene Dietrich
Unknown: Jessye Norman

: In Tune

Sean Rafferty presents arts news, guests and music, including the Brodsky Quartet playing live and talking about new music they have commissioned to accompany
Beethoven's Op 18quartets. Music includes at 5.35the final trio from Strauss's Der
Rosenkavalier performed by Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (soprano), Christa Ludwig
(mezzo) and Teresa Stich-Randall (soprano) with the Philharmonia Orchestra under
Herbert von Karajan; at 6.00 Poulenc's Trois Mouvements Perpétuels played by pianist Pascal Roge ; and at 6.35 Handel's Music for the Royal Fireworks played by the King's Consort under Robert King.

Contributors

Unknown: Sean Rafferty
Soprano: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
Soprano: Christa Ludwig
Soprano: Teresa Stich-Randall
Pianist: Pascal Roge
Unknown: Robert King.

: Performance on 3

A concert given earlierthis week in the Royal Festival Hall, London. Donald Runnicles, music director of the San
Francisco Opera, makes his London debut with the BBC Symphony Orchestra. The programme includes the Lyric Symphony by the unfairly neglected Viennese Romantic Alexander Zemlinsky. The symphony is based on seven love poems by the Bengali writer Rabindranath Tagore. Bryn Terfel (baritone), Anne Evans
(soprano), BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Donald Runnicles
Wagner Siegfried Idyll
Mozart Symphony No 39 in E flat Zemlinsky Lyric Symphony

Contributors

Unknown: Alexander Zemlinsky.
Unknown: Rabindranath Tagore.
Baritone: Anne Evans
Conductor: Donald Runnicles

: Night Waves

Richard Coles investigates the impact
Chardin's paintings are likely to have on today's viewers, as a major exhibition of the artist's work opens in Britain to celebrate the 300th anniversary of his birth. Diderot described the paintings of Chardin as being "significantly magical as to drive one to despair". And in the second of this week's series of recommendations for World Book Day, AS Byatt nominates a foreign writer she believes deserves a wider British readership.

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Coles

: Late Junction

Fiona Talkington explores some
Icelandic myths and plays music from 16th-century Turkey.

Contributors

Unknown: Fiona Talkington

: Jazz Notes

Alyn Shipton presents the first of two sets this week from the Jazz Cafe in London by organist Barbara Dennerlein and her trio. Munich-born Dennerlein has revitalised the Hammond organ tradition in jazz, and tonight she plays music from her new album Outhipped.

Contributors

Unknown: Alyn Shipton
Organist: Barbara Dennerlein

: Through the Night

With Susan Sharpe.
12.05am Salzedo Chanson dans la Nuit
12.10 Mozart Clarinet Quintet in A, K581
12.45 Mllhaud, arr Timothy Kaln
Scaramouche 1.00 Vivaldi Concerto in C, RV88; Oboe Sonata in C minor, RV53;
Cantata: All' Ombra di Sospetto, RV6 78; Violin Sonata in C minor, RV5; Cantata:
Lungi dal Vago Volto , RV680; Concerto in G minor, RV1072.15 Brahms Violin Sonata No 3 in D minor, Op 108
2.35 Prokoflev Suite: Lieutenant Kije

Contributors

Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Timothy Kaln
Unknown: Vago Volto

: Schools

3.00 Music for Dance 3.15 Time to Move
3.35 Let's Make a Story 3.50 Drama
Workshop 4.10 Maths Challenge 14.30 Hop, Skip and Jump 4.45 Scottish Gaelic: Am Fear Og's an Tuagh Umha , Pairt 3

Contributors

Unknown: Tuagh Umha








About this project

This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

Welcome to BBC Genome

Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
Continue Cancel