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DAVID OISTRAKH
Moscow RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, conducted by GENNADI ROZHDESTVENSKY
8.42- Scherzo capriccioso.... Dvorak
ROYAL PHILHARMONIC Orchestra Conducted by RUDOLF KEMPE gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
David Oistrakh
Conducted By:
Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Conducted By:
Rudolf Kempe

Bach Toccata. Adagio, and Fugue in C
9.20* Chorale Prelude on Schmiicke dich, o liebe Seele (S.654) HELMUT WALCHA (organ)
9.29' Motet: Singet dem Herrn etn neues Lied
AEOLIAN SINGERS
Conducted by SEBASTIAN FORBES gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Bach Toccata.
Unknown:
Helmut Walcha
Conducted By:
Sebastian Forbes

BBC WOMEN'S CHORUS
Conducted by ALAN G. MELVILLE with ROBERT MUNNS (organ)
LONDON TROMBONE Quartet Tony Moore , Alan Lumsden John Edney. John Pritchard

Contributors

Conducted By:
Alan G. Melville
Unknown:
Robert Munns
Unknown:
Tony Moore
Unknown:
Alan Lumsden
Unknown:
John Edney.
Unknown:
John Pritchard

Deidamia Opera seria in three acts
Libretto by PAOLO ROLLI English translation by E. J. DENT (adapted) Music by Handel A concert performance given last Friday in the Great Hall, Exeter University
The action takes place on the Aegean island of Scyros. soon after the outbreak of the Trojan War. Act 1
Scene 1: The sea-front, adjoining
Lycomedes's palace
Scene 2: A gallery in the palace Scene 3: A room in the palace See page 43

Contributors

Unknown:
Paolo Rolli
Translation By:
E. J. Dent

ACT 2
Scene 1: The palace gardens
Scene 2: A clearing in the forest
4.50* ACT 3
Scene 1: A room in the palace
Scene 2: A gallery in the palace Scene 3: The royal apartments
Scene 4: A great hall in the palace John Constable broadcasts by permission of the Gen. Administrator. Royal Opera House Covent Garden

Contributors

Unknown:
John Constable

by Christopher Hampton
' My search for universal experience has led me here. To lead an idle, pointless life of poverty, as the minion of a bald, ugly, ageing, drunken lyric poet, who Clings on to me because his wife won'take him back.'
Derek Godfrey as Verlaine
Kenneth Cranham as Rimbaud and Gwen Watford
Produced by RONALD MASON
Derek Godfrey is in ' The Ruling Class ' at the Piccadilly Theatre. London
To be repeated on May 18 See page 42
See also 10.30 p.m.

Contributors

Unknown:
Christopher Hampton
Unknown:
Derek Godfrey
Unknown:
Kenneth Cranham
Produced By:
Ronald Mason
Produced By:
Derek Godfrey
Mme Fleurville:
Marjorie Westbury
Mathilde:
Rosalind Shanks
Charles Cros:
Haydn Jones
Maid:
Kathleen Helme
M de Fleurville:
David March
Etienne Cariat:
Nigel Hawthorne
Jean Aicard:
Peter Pratt
Ernest Cabaner:
Leonard Fenton
Eugenie Krantz:
Barbara Mrrchell
Isabelle Rimbaud:
Gwen Watford

Cinq poemes de Charles Baudelaire
Le balcon: Harmonie du solr Le jet d'eau; Recuelllement La mort des amants
ELIZABETH HARWOOD (soprano) ERNEST LUSH (piano)
Last of fifteen weekly programmes of French song

Contributors

Unknown:
Charles Baudelaire
Soprano:
Elizabeth Harwood

"I saw us as two children free to wander in the paradise of sadness" (Arthur Rimbaud)
Christopher Hampton examines the relationship of Verlaine and Rimbaud through their poetry and assesses the influence they had upon each other in their work.
Kenneth Cranham and Derek Godfrey read the poems.

Contributors

Presenter:
Christopher Hampton
Reader:
Kenneth Cranham
Reader:
Derek Godfrey
Producer:
Susanna Capon

BBC Radio 3

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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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