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Weber Overture: Peter Schmoll und seine Nachbarn
BAMBERG SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by THEODOR GUSCHLBAUER
8.15* Tchaikovsky Symphony No 4, in F minor
NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by DANIEL BARENBOIM

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Schmoll
Conducted By:
Theodor Guschlbauer
Conducted By:
Daniel Barenboim

A record request programme
Shostakovich Violin Concerto No 1
LEONID KOGAN
MOSCOW PHILHARMONIC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by KYRIL KONDRASHIN
10.35* Scriabtn The Poem of Ecstasy
USSR SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by EVGENY SVETLANOV

Contributors

Conducted By:
Kyril Kondrashin
Conducted By:
Evgeny Svetlanov

Wagner's Grail, by LUCY BECKETT The Royal Festival Hall (inaugurated 3 May 1951), by HENRY RAYNOR
Musical Profile: Inge Borkh , by ALAN BLYTH
The Classical Style: book review by DESMOND SHAWE-TAYLOR Edited by ANNA INSTONE and JULIAN HERBAGE
Introduced by JULIAN HERBAGE

Contributors

Unknown:
Henry Raynor
Unknown:
Inge Borkh
Unknown:
Alan Blyth
Edited By:
Anna Instone
Introduced By:
Julian Herbage

Continuing the Haydn string quartet series, a programme containing works from the sets which he and Mozart wrote for the cello-playing King of Prussia.
Haydn Quartet in D major, Op 50 No 6
Mozart Quartet in B flat major (K 589)
GABRIELI STRING QUARTET Kenneth Sillito (violin)
Brendan O'Reilly (violin) Ian Jewel (viola)
Keith Harvey (cello)

Contributors

Violin:
Kenneth Sillito
Violin:
Brendan O'Reilly
Cello:
Keith Harvey

JÜRGEN HESS (violin) PHILIP LEDGER
(organ and harpsichord) LONDON BACH ORCHESTRA leader JÜRGEN HESS conductor MARTINDALE SIDWELL Part 1
Sinfonia (Cantata No 29)
Violin Concerto in A minor
Organ: Chorale Prelude on Herr Jesu Christ , dich zu uns wend' (s 655); Prelude and Fugue in B minor (s 544)

Contributors

Unknown:
Herr Jesu Christ

Opera in five acts
Music by CARL ORFF
Libretto based on the play by FRIEDRICH HÖLDERLIN, after the tragedy by SOPHOCLES (sung in German)
(gramophone records)
Cast in order of singing:
CHORUS AND ORCHESTRA OF BAVARIAN RADIO conducted by FERDINAND LEITNER The action takes place in Thebes, in legendary times Acts 1 and 2

Contributors

Music By:
Carl Orff

A play for radio by John Anthony West adapted from B. Traven's novel
with Kerry Francis as Gales, Clive Swift as Stanislav
Inscription over the crew's quarters of the death ship:
He
Who enters here
Will no longer have existence: His name and soul have vanished
And are gone for ever.
Of him there is not left a breath
In all the vast world.

(14 May: The Quest for Bruno - a portrait of B. Traven )

Contributors

Writer:
John Anthony
Adapted from the novel by:
B. Traven
Music played by:
Alfie Kahn
Producer:
John Tydeman
Gales:
Kerry Francis
Stanislav:
Clive Swift
The Captain of the Yorikke:
Rolf Lefebvre
Spainy:
Carlos Douglas
Mr Dils:
Sean Barrett
First Policeman:
Brian Hewlett
Second Policeman:
Clifford Norgate
Police Chief:
Nigel Lambert
Other parts:
Sean Arnold
Other parts:
Ronald Forfar
Other parts:
Leslie Heritace
Other parts:
Trevor Martin
Other parts:
John Rye
Other parts:
Patrick Tull
Other parts:
David Valla
Other parts:
Margot Boyd
Other parts:
Eva Stuart

Played by MALCOLM BINNS on two Broadwood pianofortes of 1806 and 1819 in the Colt Clavier Collection
Twelve Variations in A major on a Russian dance from Wranitzky's ballet Das Wald madchen
9.42* Sonata in c major, Op 53 (Waldstein)
10.9* Sonata in A flat major, Op no

Contributors

Played By:
Malcolm Binns
Unknown:
Das Wald

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