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Purccll Suite: The Fairy Queen HEIDELBERG CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by justus VAN WERSKY
7.20* Dowland Dances JULIAN BREAM (lute)
7.37* Boyce Trio-Sonata No 8. in E Hat
MALCOLM LATCHEM (violin) JOHN BROWN (violin)
DAVIDLUMSDEN(harpsichord) JANE RYAN (cello)
7.48* Stanley Concerto in A minor. Op 2 No 5
HURWITZ CHAMBER ORCHESTRA directed by KMANUEL HURWITZ (violin)

Contributors

Unknown:
Van Wersky
Violin:
Malcolm Latchem
Violin:
John Brown
Violin:
Kmanuel Hurwitz

Morning Concert: part 2
AMSTERDAM CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by ANDRÉ RIEU
Hellendaal Concerto Crosso in D minor. Op 3 No 2
8.18* Giuseppe Sammartini Recorder Concerto in F FRANS BRUGGEN
8.32* attrib Pergolesi Concertino No 4. in F minor
8.45* Bonporti Violin Concerto in d. Op 11 No 8 gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Giuseppe Sammartini
Unknown:
Frans Bruggen

BRIAN RAYNER COOK (baritone) ANTONY SAUNDERS (piano)
A programme including the Lieder von Gellert by Beethoven, and songs by Handel, Schubert. Duparc. and Faure
Recorded last January at a concert given before the British Music Society of Northern Ireland in the Sir William Whitla Hall of Queen's University, Belfast,

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir William Whitla

YOSSI ZIVONI (violin)
BBC NORTHERN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA leader REGINALD STEAD conducted by uri SEGAL Part 1
Mendelssohn Overture: A Midsummer Night's Dream
12.29* Rawsthorne Violin Concerto No 1

Contributors

Violin:
Yossi Zivoni
Leader:
Reginald Stead
Conducted By:
Uri Segal

ZARA NELSOVA (cello) BBC WOMEN'S CHORUS
BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA leader BELA DEKANY conductor COLIN J)AVIS Part 1
Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis Hugh Wood Cello Concerto

Contributors

Leader:
Bela Dekany
Unknown:
Thomas Tallis
Cello:
Hugh Wood

by NICOLAS KYNASTON from the Church of the Holy Trinity, St Andrews
Durulle Prelude (Suite, Op 5)
Bach Chorale Prelude on An Wasserfliissen Babylon (s 653b) Bach Prelude and Fugue in a minor is 544)
Messiaen Communion (Les oiseaux et les sources': Sortie (Le vent de I'esprit) (Messe de la Pentecote)

Contributors

Unknown:
Nicolas Kynaston
Unknown:
Bach Prelude

A new weekly series on the Arts 4: Is Opera Too Grandf
' Many people are unwilling to try opera because it is popularly called grand opera and is supposed to be concerned with remote societies whose emotional situations nobody today can honestly believe in.' How far is this recent comment by a music critic in The Times true of opera in Britain today?
ANTONY HOPKINS talks to SIR
MICHAEL TIPPETT. whose opera . The Midsummer Marriage is being issued on records this month, and with JOHN TOOLEY , General Administrator, Royal Opera House Covent Garden
Produced by DENNIS SIMMONS
(Radio Times People: page 5)

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Tippett.
Unknown:
John Tooley
Produced By:
Dennis Simmons

An introduction to the social sciences
13: Total Institutions
What is the role of closed communities like the prison or mental hospital, and what effect do they have on their inmates?
PETER WARR discusses these and related questions with NORMAN JEPSON and a consultant psychiatrist
Produced by DENNIS SIMMONS
(Linked with BBC2 alternate Wednesdays, 7.5 pm) .
(For publication and associated NEC course see page 13)

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Warr
Unknown:
Norman Jepson
Produced By:
Dennis Simmons

Community, Culture at Commerce? by PETER SHARP
Fifteen years after agreeing in principle to build a new community in the City of London, the deeply divided Court of Common Council recently approved the contract to build the final phase-an Arts Centre to house, among other things, the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and the London Symphony Orchestra.
Peter E. M. Sharp , devotee of the arts and a chartered engineer, talks about planning for leisure in the Barbican.

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter E. M. Sharp

by Samuel Beckett
read by - Donal Donnelly, Leonard Fenton, Denys Hawthorne, Patrick Magee, Harold Pinter, Nicol Williamson
Samuel Beckett's short prose text Sans first appeared in French in 1969. Last year an English translation by the author was published under the title Lessness. Samuel Beckett has himself indicated the distribution of the lines among six voices. Lessness is an intricately structured prose poem which describes a landscape of desolation after the collapse of a last refuge.
The reading introduced and produced by Martin Esslin.

Contributors

Author:
Samuel Beckett
Reader:
Donal Donnelly
Reader:
Leonard Fenton
Reader:
Denys Hawthorne
Reader:
Patrick Magee
Reader:
Harold Pinter
Reader:
Nicol Williamson
Presenter/Producer:
Martin Esslin

Stravinsky Suite italienne, for violin and piano
Peter Philips Fece da voi; Nero manto vi cinge; Correa vezzosamente; Non e, non e piu cor; Lasso, non e morir
Martin Dalby Commedia
Richard Dering: Donna, mentre to vi miro; Crudelissima doglia; Soccorretemini ohime; Vergine bella; Lagrime dolci; Felice chi vi mia
Stravinsky Duo concertante for violin and piano
MUSIC GROUP OF LONDON
PURCELL CONSORT OF VOICES with JAMES TYLER (chitarrone)
DENNIS NESBITT (viola da gamba)

Contributors

Chitrarrone:
James Tyler
Viola da gamba:
Dennis Nesbitt

BBC Radio 3

About BBC Radio 3

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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