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Ten characteristic keys; eight great composers. Last in a series of four programmes.
Haydn in B flat major; Beethoven in A major ITALIAN QUARTET
Paolo Borciani (violin) Elisa Pegreffi (violin) Piero Farulli (viola) Franco Rossi (cello) MSTISLAV ROSTROPOVICH (cello)
SVIATOSLAV RICHTER (piano)
ALFRED BRENDEL (piano) gramophone records

Contributors

Piano:
Alfred Brendel

An account of spiritualistic proceedings in the household of Victor Hugo in Jersey, from September 1853 to July 1855. The material in this programme has been translated for the first time by RAYNER HEPPENSTALL , who introduces it with Jack MacGowran and Felix Felton
Spirits in order of speaking:
Produced by DAVID THOMSOM

Contributors

Unknown:
Victor Hugo
Unknown:
Rayner Heppenstall
Unknown:
Jack MacGowran
Unknown:
Felix Felton
Produced By:
David Thomsom
Victor Hugo:
Felix Felton
Madame Hugo:
Cécile Chevreau
Charles Huko:
Alaric Cotter
Auguste Vacquerie:
Ian Lubbock
Kesler:
Geoffrey Matthews
Drama:
Peter Williams
Andre Chénier:
David Spenser
Androcles' Lion:
Jack MacGowran
Spectre:
Frances Jeater
French Verse:
Lorna Philippe
King Louis XV:
Heron Carvic
Nihita:
Miriam Margolves
Death:
Anthony Jacobs
Plato:
John Wyse

EARLY Music CONSORT
JamesBowman (counter-tenor); Michael Laird (cornett); Alan Lumsden (sackbut); Tony Moore (sackbut); Mary Rem nant (portative organ, medieval fiddle); Oliver Brookes (viola da gamba, violone); Christopher Hogwood (harpsichord, organ, regal)
Director, DAVID MUNROW
(recorder, shawm, crumhorn. dulcian)
MONTEVERDI CHOIR
Conductor, JOHN ELIOT GARDINER Part 1: Three choral pieces by Dufay: French chansons and instrumental music; German lieder

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Laird
Unknown:
Alan Lumsden
Unknown:
Tony Moore
Unknown:
Mary Rem
Viola:
Oliver Brookes
Harpsi:
Christopher Hogwood
Conductor:
John Eliot Gardiner

Dorothy Pickles , lecturer, broadcaster, and author of The Fifth French Republic, gives the first of three fortnightly talks
Next Saturday: Anthony Barker , lecturer in Government, University of Essex

Contributors

Unknown:
Dorothy Pickles
Unknown:
Anthony Barker

Purt 2: Three choral pieces by Morley; Italian frottole and dances; music for voices and instruments by Gesualdo. Gabrieli , and Hassler
Recorded at a public concert given In the Queen Elizabeth Hall. London. on March 30

Contributors

Unknown:
Gesualdo. Gabrieli

Although Haydn's Seven Last Words, commissioned for Cadiz Cathedral, was originally composed for orchestra, it exists both in a choral version and a version for string quartet.
ROGER FISKE discusses these and examines some of the problems of interpretation the various versions pose. followed by an interlude at 10.55

Contributors

Unknown:
Roger Fiske

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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