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Mozart Symphony No 27, in G major (K 199)
ACADEMY OF ST MARTIN-in-the-fields directed by NEVILLE MARRINER (violin)
8.16* Operatic arias by Doni zetti and Verdi
PLACIDO DOMINGO (tenor) BERLIN OPERA ORCHESTRA conducted by NELLO santi
8.30* Rimsky-Korsakov Symphony No 1, in E minor MOSCOW RADIO SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA conducted by BORIS khaikin

Contributors

Violin:
Neville Marriner
Unknown:
Doni Zetti
Tenor:
Placido Domingo
Conducted By:
Nello Santi
Conducted By:
Boris Khaikin

No 34: 0 ewiges Feuer, o Ursprung der Liebe
No 59: Wer mich liebet, der wird mein Wort halten
No 172: Erschallet, ihr Lieder PATRICIA CLARK (soprano)
ALFREDA HODGSON (contralto) JOHN ELWES (tenor)
CHRISTOPHER KEYTE (baritone) MARTINDALE SIDWELL CHOIR
CHARLES spinks (chamber organ and harpsichord continuo) ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA leader KENNETH SILLITO conducted by PHILIP LEDGER

Contributors

Soprano:
Patricia Clark
Contralto:
Alfreda Hodgson
Tenor:
John Elwes
Baritone:
Christopher Keyte
Leader:
Kenneth Sillito
Conducted By:
Philip Ledger

A record request programme
MELOS ENSEMBLE
FRANK GLAZER (piano)
Hummel Quintet in E flat major, Op 87: MELOS ENSEMBLE
10.21* Satie Five Nocturnes for piano: FRANK GLAZER
10.33* Nielsen Wind Quintet (1922): MELOS ENSEMBLE

Contributors

Piano:
Frank Glazer
Piano:
Frank Glazer

Otto Klemperer : an 85th birthday tribute by ALAN BLYTH Charles Avison (1709-1770) by CHARLES CUDWORTH
Tchaikovsky's Romeo and Juliet (first performance 16 May 1870): by MARK LUBBOCK A biography of Massenet reviewed by PHILIP HOPE-WALLACE Edited by ANNA INSTONE and JULIAN HERBAGE
Introduced by JULIAN HERBAGE

Contributors

Unknown:
Otto Klemperer
Unknown:
Alan Blyth
Unknown:
Charles Avison
Unknown:
Charles Cudworth
Reviewed By:
Philip Hope-Wallace
Edited By:
Anna Instone
Unknown:
Julian Herbage
Introduced By:
Julian Herbage

NIKOLAI PETROV (piano) MOSCOW RADIO ORCHESTRA leader MIKHAIL chernyachovskh conducted by GENNADI ROZHDESTVENSKY Part 1
Schumann Overture: Manfred
1.22* Prokofiev Piano Concerto No 3, in c major
Bach Jesu , joy of man's desiring (piano solo, arrMyraHess)

Contributors

Piano:
Nikolai Petrov
Conducted By:
Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Unknown:
Bach Jesu

Comic opera in two acts Music by BIZET
Libretto after Carlo Cambiagglo English version by DENNIS ARUNDELL
Cast in order of singing:
BBC NORTHERN SINGERS AND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA leader REGINALD STEAD conductor BRYDEN THOMSON repetiteur JOHN BACON
Produced by ernestwarburton Scene: the garden of Don Andronico 's country house in Italy, about 1800 Act 1

Contributors

Unknown:
Dennis Arundell
Leader:
Reginald Stead
Conductor:
Bryden Thomson
Unknown:
Don Andronico

receive their first performances given by the LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA leader JOHN georgiadis conducted by EDWARD DOWNES Symphony No 14, in F minor (1960)
6.50* During the interval ROBERT SIMPSON talks about and to the composer
7.5* Symphony No 21, in E flat (1963)
Brian's symphonies now number 32, and he has written 22 of them since he was 80. These two markedly contrasted works are typical of the way in which his thought has condensed since the gigantic Gothic Symphony of 40 years ago
(Edward Downes broadcasts by permission of the General Administrator, Royal Opera House Covent Garden)

Contributors

Leader:
John Georgiadis
Conducted By:
Edward Downes
Talks:
Robert Simpson
Unknown:
Edward Downes

Robert Eddison as Barabas, the Jew in a new production of the play by Christopher Marlowe, written about 1589-1590.
Adapted for radio by John Powell
with Charles Gray, Christopher Bidmead, Prunella Scales, Kate Binchy, Christopher Guinee and David March

Place: the Island of Malta, occupied by the Knights Hospitallers of St John. Time: the 16th century.
[Stereo] [Recording]
(Christopher Guinee is in "The Magistrate" at the Cambridge Theatre; Prunella Scales in "It's a Two Foot Six Inch World" at Wyndham's Theatre, London)

Contributors

Author:
Christopher Marlowe
Adapted for radio by/Producer:
John Powell
Music composed by:
David Cain
Music and sound score in collaboration with:
The BBC Radiophonic Workshop
Singer:
James Bowman (counter-tenor)
Singer:
Martyn Hill (tenor)
Instrumentalists - recorders and crumhorn:
David Munrow
Instrumentalists - harpsichord and organ:
Christopher Hogwood
Instrumentalists - bass viol and bass crumhorn:
Oliver Brookes
Instrumentalists - percussion:
Steve Whittaker
Instrumentalists - cornet:
Michael Laird
Instrumentalists - sackbut:
Roger Brenner
The:
Prologue -
The Ghost of Machiavel:
Charles Gray
The:
Play -
Barabas, the Jew of Malta:
Robert Eddison
A Spanish Captain:
Peter Pratt
A Sea Captain:
Peter Baldwin
Two Jews - Zaareth:
Clifford Norgate
Two Jews - Temainte:
Sean Barrett
A Herald:
John Rye
Ferneze:
Charles Gray
Selim Calymath:
Christopher Guinee
A Councillor:
Godfrey Kenton
A Knight:
Sean Arnold
Abigail:
Kate Binchy
Two Friars - Jacomo:
Peter Pratt
Two Friars - Barnardine:
Heron Carvic
An Abbess:
Madi Hedd
Mathias:
Keith Buckley
Lodowick:
Peter Baldwin
Martin del Bosco:
John Rye
A Spanish Merchant:
Clifford Norgate
A Slave:
Sean Arnold
Ithamore:
Christopher Bidmead
Katherine:
Margot Boyd
Callapine:
Sean Barrett
Bellamira:
Prunella Scales
Pilia-Borza:
David March
Carpenter:
Clifford Norgate
Carpenter:
Sean Barrett

Anthem: Behold I bring you glad tidings
PAUL ESSWOOD (counter-tenor) IAN PARTRIDGE (tenor) STAFFORD DEAN (baSS) LONDON STRING PLAYERS CHARLES SPINKS (organ) conducted by ROGER NORRINGTON
10.26* Fantasia on a Ground, in D major; Music for a while (Oedipus); Hornpipe in E minor; I love and I must
10.41* Harpsichord Suite No b, in D minor: GEORGE MALCOLM
The Blessed Virgin's expostulation: Pavan in G minor; Not all my torments; Upon a quiet conscience
NEVILLE MARRINER (violin) PETER GIBBS (violin)
GRANVILLE JONES (violin)
GEORGE MALCOLM (harpsichord) DESMOND DUPRÉ (viola da gamba)
APRIL CANTELO (soprano)
ALFRED DELLER (counter-tenor) MAURICE BEVAN (baritone)
WALTER BERGMANN (harpsichord)
11.5* Birthday Song for Queen Mary: Welcome, welcome, glorious morn
JEANNETTE SINCLAIR (soprano) HELEN WATTS (contralto) GERALD ENGLISH (tenor) JOHN NOBLE (baritone)
CHRISTOPHER KEYTE (bass) AMBROSIAN SINGERS
ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by RAYMOND LEPPARD gramophone records: broadcast on 13 January

Contributors

Conducted By:
Roger Norrington
Unknown:
George Malcolm
Violin:
Neville Marriner
Violin:
Peter Gibbs
Violin:
Granville Jones
Harpsichord:
Malcolm
Viola:
Desmond Dupré
Soprano:
April Cantelo
Soprano:
Alfred Deller
Baritone:
Maurice Bevan
Harpsichord:
Walter Bergmann
Soprano:
Jeannette Sinclair
Contralto:
Helen Watts
Tenor:
Gerald English
Baritone:
John Noble
Bass:
Christopher Keyte
Conducted By:
Raymond Leppard

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