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Overture: La Cenerentola Rossini
GLYNDEBOURNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA Conducted by VITTORIO Gui
7.12' Symphony in C major....Bizet
SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA
Conducted by ERNEST ANSERMET
7.40* Suite: Mother Goose Ravel
BOSTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by CHARLES MUNCH gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Vittorio Gui
Conducted By:
Ernest Ansermet
Conducted By:
Charles Munch

Mendelssohn
Overture: A Midsummer Night's
Dream
LONDON SYMPHONY Orchestra Conducted by RAFAEL FRÜHBECK DE BURGOS
9.16* Octet in E flat major
JASCHA HEIFETZ (violin) ISRAEL BAKER (violin)
ARNOLD BELNICK (violin) JOSEPH STEPANSKY (violin) WILLIAM PRIMROSE (viola) VIRGINIA MAJEWSKY (viola) GREGOR PIATIGORSKY (cello) GABOR REJTO (cello) gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos
Violin:
Jascha Heifetz
Violin:
Israel Baker
Violin:
Arnold Belnick
Violin:
Joseph Stepansky
Viola:
William Primrose
Viola:
Virginia Majewsky
Cello:
Gregor Piatigorsky
Cello:
Gabor Rejto

First of sixteen programmes which during the next six weeks will follow the careers of Schumann and Brahms through their piano music and songs.
Abegg Variations, Op. 1
11.29* Impromptus on a theme of Clara Wieck (original version), Op. 5
11.48* Etudes symphoniques, Op. 13
1 CELIA ARlELI (piano)
Schumann Fantasy, Op. 17: Dec. 8

Charles Rosen (piano)
New Philharmonia Orchestra, Leader, Hugh Bean
Conducted by Charles Mackerras
Part 1: Chopin Piano Concerto No. 2, In F minor
3.35* During the Interval
Charles Rosen discusses his choice of concertos with Eric Roseberry.

Contributors

Piano:
Charles Rosen
Musicians:
New Philharmonia Orchestra
Leader:
Hugh Bean
Conductor:
Charles MacKerras
Speaker:
Charles Rosen
Interviewer:
Eric Roseberry

Elliott Carter
Piano Sonata (1946)
4.52' Quartet No. 2 (1959)
VALERIE TRYON (piano)
PARRENIN STRING QUARTET Jacques Parrenin (violin) Jacques Ghestem (violin) Denes Marton (viola)
Pierre Penassou (cello)
The Sonata was broadcast on Jan. 1

Contributors

Piano:
Elliott Carter
Piano:
Valerie Tryon
Violin:
Jacques Parrenin
Violin:
Jacques Ghestem
Viola:
Denes Marton
Cello:
Pierre Penassou

Records chosen by the under-twenties introduced by DEREK PARKER
This week's programme includes the Chandos Anthem: O praise the Lord with one consent, by Handel, and music by Praetorius and Schutz

Contributors

Introduced By:
Derek Parker

The theme for this year's series is French Impressionists 12. VIEW OF MEDAN painted c. 1880 by Paul Cezanne
City Museum and Art Gallery, Glasgow
Speaker, FRANCIS HOYLAND Artist and teacher
Camberwell School of Art
Produced by George Walton Scott
Rptd.: Sun., 11.15 a.m. (Radio 4, Home—not North or Welsh)

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Cezanne
Artist:
Francis Hoyland
Produced By:
George Walton Scott

A series of three programmes 3: The Impressionist Legacy Speaker, ANDREW FORGE
Artist, critic, and Head of the Painting Department. Goldsmiths' College, London
Excerpts read by PETER ORR
Produced by George Walton Scott

Contributors

Read By:
Peter Orr
Produced By:
George Walton Scott

Cornelius Cardew
February Pieces first broadcast in this country
Recording made available by courtesy of Polish Radio
7.50* Solo with accompaniment
† JOHN TILBURY (piano) with David Bedford (electronic organ)
Fifth in a series of seven programmes
December 9: Robert Sherlaw Johnson plays his own first Piano Sonata and music by Falla Nieman and Alfred Nieman

Contributors

Unknown:
Cornelius Cardew
Unknown:
David Bedford
Unknown:
Robert Sherlaw
Music By:
Falla Nieman
Unknown:
Alfred Nieman

An impression of Matthew Arnold as a poet
Compiled and introduced by PATRIC DICKINSON with Other readers,
DENYS HAWTHORNE
FRANK HENDERSON
ANTHONY JACKSON
HAYDN JONES , BETTY HARDY
Produced by HALLAM TENNYSON
Second broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Matthew Arnold
Introduced By:
Patric Dickinson
Readers:
Denys Hawthorne
Readers:
Frank Henderson
Readers:
Anthony Jackson
Unknown:
Haydn Jones
Unknown:
Betty Hardy
Produced By:
Hallam Tennyson
as Matthew Arnold:
Stephen Murray

0 Martindale Sidwell Choir
Conductor,
Martindale Sidwell
Sing joyfully unto God our strength
Christe qui lux es
Sing we merrily
Blow up the trumpet
Turn our captivity 0 Lord
Make ye joy to God
Deus venerunt gentes
Justorum animae
Laudibus in sanctis
The first of three programmes of church music by Byrd

by Gerald Abraham
What are the factors that play a part in the foundation of musical tradition? In this talk, based on a paper read to the Royal Society of Arts earlier this year, Gerald Abraham examines the relation between the musician and the society in which he lives and considers why various countries have developed dissimilar musical traditions
Second broadcast
followed by an interlude at 10.55

Contributors

Unknown:
Gerald Abraham
Unknown:
Gerald Abraham

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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