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A weekly review edited by Anna Instone and Julian Herbage
Introduced by JULIAN HERBAGE
Franz Tunder (1619-1667) by CHARLES CUDWORTH
Musical Profile: Pierre Bernac by WINIFRED RADFORD
Liszt's Piano Music-2 by HUMPHRKY SeARLE
A Melba Biography reviewed by DESMOND SHAWE -TAYLOR

Contributors

Edited By:
Anna Instone
Unknown:
Julian Herbage
Introduced By:
Julian Herbage
Introduced By:
Franz Tunder
Unknown:
Charles Cudworth
Unknown:
Pierre Bernac
Unknown:
Winifred Radford
Music By:
Humphrky Searle
Reviewed By:
Desmond Shawe -Taylor

MAX ROSTAL (violin)
CHARLES Spinks
(harpsichord continuo)
MICHAEL KREIN ORCHESTRA Leader. Patrick Halling
Conducted by JACQUES-LOUIS MONOD

Contributors

Violin:
Max Rostal
Harpsichord:
Charles Spinks
Unknown:
Michael Krein
Leader:
Patrick Halling
Conducted By:
Jacques-Louis Monod

HINDEMITH
There and Back
Hin und Zuriick
A sketch with music
Libretto by MARCELLUS SCHIFFER
English translation by MARION FARQUHAR
Members of the IRWELL CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
Conducted by JOSEPH HOROVITZ
The scene is set in Robert's house, c. 1920
The 1967 Camden Festival production
*
0 2J* Five Pieces, Op. 44 No. 4. for string orchestra
BATH Festival ORCHESTRA
Conducted by YEHUDI MENUHIN gramophone record

Contributors

Unknown:
Marcellus Schiffer
Translation By:
Marion Farquhar
Conducted By:
Joseph Horovitz
Conducted By:
Yehudi Menuhin

0 Fugal Concerto. for flute, oboe, and string orchestra
WILLIAM BENNETT PETER GRAEME
ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA Conducted by IMOGEN HOLST gramophone record
*

Contributors

Unknown:
William Bennett
Unknown:
Peter Graeme
Conducted By:
Imogen Holst

A comic opera in one act
Libretto by CLIFFORD BAX based on a story by Helen Waddell
IRWELL CHAMBER ORCHESTRA Leader, Suzanne Rozsa
Conducted by JOSEPH HOROVITZ
The scene is set in the kitchen of a thirteenth-century French farm-house on an April afternoon.
The 1967 Camden Festival production

Contributors

Unknown:
Clifford Bax
Story By:
Helen Waddell
Leader:
Suzanne Rozsa
Conducted By:
Joseph Horovitz

0 from the Queen Elizabeth Hall , London played by the Tatrai String Quartet Vilmos Tatrai (violin) Mihaly Szucs (violin)
Gyorgy Konrad (viola) Ede Banda (cello)
Part 1
Quartet in C minor, OP. 18 No.
Quartet in E minor, OP. 59 No.

Contributors

Unknown:
Queen Elizabeth Hall
Violin:
Mihaly Szucs
Viola:
Gyorgy Konrad
Cello:
Ede Banda

Vzkriesenie
Opera in three acts after the novel by Tolstoy
Libretto and music by Jan Cikker sung in Czech First broadcast In this country
The story is set in Russia during the second half of the nineteenth century.
ACT 1

Contributors

Music By:
Jan Cikker

5: The Quantum in Chemistry by PROFESSOR JOHN MURRELL University of Sussex
The underlying unity in chemical thinking is the concept of the bond. The ideas that led up to our present conception of it took centuries to emerge, and only in the last thirty or so years, through the intervention of mathematicians and physicists, has a clear and consistent picture of it emerged.
Second broadcast
Symmetry by Professor
S. Tolansky : November 12

Contributors

Unknown:
S. Tolansky

of the Soviet Union
It is extremely difficult to disentangle the real significance of the Russian Revolution from the mythologies of both its enemies and its apologists. This is the last of three lectures on what is perhaps the most important event in moderj history.
The Impact of the Revolution by L. B. SCHAPIRO
Mr. Schapiro traces the continuing effect of 1917 on social and moral thinking in the West, and on the shaping of the technologically underdeveloped countries of the world.

Contributors

Unknown:
L. B. Schapiro

by Francis Watson
In the 1930s. Francis Watson earned his living for a few months on the French Riviera as a ghost-writer. He recalls some of the slightly eccentric characters whom he met in that odd society.
Produced by DouGLAS CLEVERDON
Second broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Francis Watson
Unknown:
Francis Watson
Produced By:
Douglas Cleverdon
Narrator:
Francis Watson
Georges Hackenschmidt:
Deryck Guyler
Mme Hackenschmidt:
Beth Boyd
.Robert Sherard:
V. C Clinton-Baddelet
Sir John:
Geoffrey Wincott
Lady H:
Margaret Robertson
Coppins:
Haydn Jones
Frederick Hammond:
Frank Duncan
Miss Hammond:
Anne Murray
Man:
Ronald Herdman

MELOS ENSEMBLE
Peter Graeme (oboe)
Gervase de peyer (clarinet) Neill Sanders (horn)
William Waterhouse (bassoon) Emanuel Hurwitz (violin) Terence Weil (cello)
Lamar Crowson (piano)
Broadcast on December 5, 196S

Contributors

Oboe:
Peter Graeme
Oboe:
Gervase de Peyer
Horn:
Neill Sanders
Bassoon:
William Waterhouse
Violin:
Emanuel Hurwitz
Cello:
Terence Weil
Piano:
Lamar Crowson

BBC Radio 3

About BBC Radio 3

Live music and the arts: broadcasts more live music than any other radio network. Classical music is its core. Genres include world and new music, jazz, speech and drama.

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