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Handel Overture: Esther
ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by RICHARD BONYNGE
7.13* Weber Bassoon Concerto in F major
HENRI HELAERTS
SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA conducted by ERNEST ANSERMET
7.32* Haydn Symphony No 60, in c major (II distratto) ESTERHAZY ORCHESTRA conducted by DAVID BLUM gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Richard Bonynge
Unknown:
Henri Helaerts
Conducted By:
Ernest Ansermet
Conducted By:
David Blum

8.4 Beethoven Overture: Fidelio
BERLIN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by HERBERT VON KARAJAN
8.11*. Brahms Sonata in F minor, Op 34b
BRACHA EDEN and ALEXANDER TAMIR (tWO pianos)
8.49* Smetana Symphonic Poem: Sarka (Ma vlast)
ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by SIR MALCOLM SARGENT gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Herbert von Karajan
Conducted By:
Alexander Tamir
Conducted By:
Sir Malcolm Sargent

Schubert Quintet in c major (D 956)
AMADEUS QUARTET
Norbert Brainin (violin) Siegmund Nissel (violin) Peter Schidlof (viola) Martin Lovett (cello)
With WILLIAM PLEETH (Cello) gramophone record

Contributors

Unknown:
Schubert Quintet
Violin:
Norbert Brainin
Viola:
Peter Schidlof
Cello:
Martin Lovett

KENNETH GILBERT ends this series with a recital of some of Scarlatti's last sonatas c major (Ls 3)
D minor (LS 12 and L 266) F major (L 283 and L 188) B flat major (L 327)
B flat major (Ls 42 and L 396)

Contributors

Unknown:
Kenneth Gilbert

Cantata: Alexander Nevsky VERA SOUKUPOVA (contralto) CZECH PHILHARMONIC CHORUS
CZECH PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by KAREL ANCERL gramophone record
In 1938 Prokofiev was invited by the great director Eisenstein to write music for his film about the 13th-century Novgorod prince who delivered Russia from the invading Teutonic armies. The cantata grew out of this film score.

Contributors

Unknown:
Alexander Nevsky
Contralto:
Vera Soukupova
Conducted By:
Karel Ancerl

Bartok Quartet No 1
11.46* Beethoven Quartet in F major, Op 135
AEOLIAN STRING QUARTET
Sydney Humphreys (violin) Raymond Keenlyside (violin) Margaret Major (viola) Derek Simpson (cello)

Contributors

Violin:
Sydney Humphreys
Violin:
Raymond Keenlyside
Cello:
Derek Simpson

JOHN SHIRLEY-QUIRK (baritone) BBC NORTHERN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA leader, REGINALD STEAD conducted by BRIAN PRIESTMAN Part 1
Mozart Divertimento No 2, in D major (K 131)
12.35* Sibelius Symphony No 7, in c major

Contributors

Baritone:
John Shirley-Quirk
Leader:
Reginald Stead
Conducted By:
Brian Priestman

A programme of chamber music in lighter vein
ARRIAGA STRING QUARTET
Penelope Howard (violin) Peter Turton (violin) Joan Bucknall (viola) Harald Strub (cello) with JAMES HUGHES (harmonica) RICHARD RODNEY BENNETT (piano)

Contributors

Violin:
Penelope Howard
Violin:
Peter Turton
Viola:
Joan Bucknall
Cello:
Harald Strub
Unknown:
James Hughes
Piano:
Rodney Bennett

by ROY MASSEY f from Birmingham Cathedral
Bach Chorale Preludes: Christum wir sollen loben schon (s 611); Das alte Jahr vergangen ist (s 614); In dir ist Freude (s 615)
Franck Choral No 1, in E
Brian Brockless Fantasia , Adagio, and Fugue

Contributors

Unknown:
Roy Massey
Unknown:
Brian Brockless Fantasia

Studies in the behaviour of man and other animals The Social Dimension
' To ask why human societies exist is like asking why do birds make nests....... collaboration and sharing is what differentiates human beings from other animals.' DONALD HOLMS introduces opinions of ethologists and anthropologists on human and animal societies. Those taking part include DR EDMUND LEACH , Provost of King's College and Reader in Social Anthropology in the University of Cambridge, DR JOHN CROOK of the Department of Psychology, and DR VERNON REYNOLDS of the Department of Sociology, both of the University of Bristol. Produced by ROBIN BRIGHTWELL

Contributors

Introduces:
Donald Holms
Unknown:
Dr Edmund Leach
Unknown:
Dr Vernon Reynolds
Produced By:
Robin Brightwell

Eighth of 12 recitals on organs in Holland, West Germany, and Austria by Geraint Jones who introduces the music and the instruments
Abbey Church, Rot-an-der-Rot, Baden-W├╝rttemberg, Germans Handel Voluntary and Fugue in D major
Froberper Canzona No 3
7.40* Chorale Preludes
Kittel Herzlich tut mich verlangen
Walther Three Preludes on Frbhlich soil mein Herze springen
Bach Vater unser im Himmelreich (s 737)
Pachelbel Vom Himmel hoch da komm' ich her

Contributors

Unknown:
Geraint Jones
Unknown:
Kittel Herzlich
Unknown:
Bach Vater
Unknown:
Pachelbel Vom Himmel

A tragedy by John Ford first printed 1633
Adapted for radio by Raymond Raikes
Maxine Audley as Princess Calantha
Prologue spoken by Carleton Hobbs
The Scene: Sparta
Music by ANTHONY BERNARD
HAMILTON ORCHESTRA AND CHORUS soprano soloist RAE WOODLAND conducted by RAE JENKINS
Produced by RAYMOND RAIKES
(Maxine Audley is in "Conduct Unbecoming" at the Queen's Theatre, London)
(To be repeated on 8 Mar 1970) This is the second of three John Ford plays. The third, ' Tis Pity She's a Whore: 16 Jan

Contributors

Unknown:
John Ford
Unknown:
Raymond Raikes
Unknown:
Maxine Audley
Spoken By:
Carleton Hobbs
Music By:
Anthony Bernard
Conducted By:
Rae Jenkins
Produced By:
Raymond Raikes
Produced By:
Maxine Audley
Unknown:
John Ford
Crotolon:
James Dale
Orgilus his son:
John Rye
Amyclas, King of Sparta:
Richard Hurndall
Armostes, a Counsellor of State, uncle of Ithocles:
Geoffrey Collins
Calantha, the King's daughter:
Maxine Audley
Christalla, maid of honour:
Patricia Gallimore
Philema, maid of honour:
Jo Manning Wilson
Ithocles, the Spartan general:
Alexander John
Tecnicus, a Philosopher:
Carleton Hobbs
Bassanes, a jealous nobleman:
Norman Shelley
Phulas, his servant:
Clifford Norgate
Penthea, sister of Ithocles and wife of Bassanes:
Sonia Fraser
Grausis, her overseer:
Norah Blaney
Nearchus, Prince of Argos:
Denis Quilley

MAX VAN EGMOND (bass-baritone) PAUL HAMBURGER (piano)
Schubert Der Kreuzzug ; Kriegers Ahnung; Herbst (Es rauschen die Winde)
Schumann Abends am Strand;
Belsatzar Liszt Lasst mich ruhen; Es rauschen die Winde ; Ein Fichtenbaum steht einsam (first setting)
Schubert Meeresstille; Der Vater mit dem Kind

Contributors

Piano:
Schubert Der Kreuzzug
Unknown:
Schumann Abends
Unknown:
Belsatzar Liszt Lasst
Unknown:
Ein Fichtenbaum

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