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Auber Overture: The Black Domino
SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA
Conducted by ERNEST ANSERMET
8.13* LaloRapsodie norvegienne SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA conducted by ERNEST ANSERMET
8.25 Waldteu/el Waltz: Pomona PHILHARMONIA PROMENADE
ORCHESTRA conducted by HENRY KRIPS
8.33* Chabrier Souvenirs de Munich
GENEVIEVE JOY and JACQUELINE ROBIN-BONNEAC (piano duet)
8.46* Pierni Concertstiick for harp and orchestra ANNIE CHALLAN
PARIS CONSERVATOIRE ORCHESTRA conducted by ANDRE CLUYTENS
8.55* Poulenc Deux marches et un intermede
THE PARIS ORCHESTRA conducted by GEORGES PRÊTRE gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Ernest Ansermet
Conducted By:
Ernest Ansermet
Conducted By:
Henry Krips
Unknown:
Pierni Concertstiick
Conducted By:
Andre Cluytens
Conducted By:
Poulenc Deux
Conducted By:
Georges Prêtre

A series to present some of the great compositions.
This week Berlioz's Romeo and Juliet

Berlioz Overture: King Lear LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by COLIN DAVIS

9.25* Berlioz Dramatic Symphony: Romeo and Juliet PATRICIA KERN (contralto) ROBERT TEAR (tenor) JOHN SHIRLEY-QUIRK (baritone) JOHN ALLDIS CHOIR
LONDON SYMPHONY CHORUS AND ORCHESTRA conducted by COLIN DAVIS

(gramophone records)

Mozart Violin Concerto No S, In a major (K 219)
1.33* Bach Partita in D minor, for violin (s 1004)
1.57* Ernst Krenek Elegy for string orchestra
2.10* Mozart Eine kleine Nachtmusik
TIBOR VARGA CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by TIBOR VARGA (violin)
(Recording from the 1970 Tibor Varga Festival made available by courtesy of Swiss Radio)

Contributors

Unknown:
Bach Partita
Unknown:
Tibor Varga
Violin:
Tibor Varga
Unknown:
Tibor Varga Festival

A personal choice of records presented by Jeremy Noble including at 2.32* Berlioz's Overture: The Corsair: at
2.42* Schubert's Fantasia in p minor (d 940): at 3.3* MARILYN BORNE singing Wagner's Wesendonk Lieder, with HENRY LEWIS conducting the ROYAL philHARMONIC ORCHESTRA; and at
3.51* Strauss's Symphonic domestica, with FRITZ REINER conducting the CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Contributors

Presented By:
Jeremy Noble
Unknown:
Henry Lewis
Unknown:
Fritz Reiner

Music drama in three acts by WAGNER
(sung in German) from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
Cast in order of singing:
Sailors, attendants to King Marke
ROYAL OPERA CHORUS chorus-master DOUGLAS ROBINSON ORCHESTRA OF THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE leader CHARLES TAYLOR Conductor GEORG SOLTI Produced by PETER HALL
The action takes place in Arthurian times.
Act 1: On board King Marke's ship returning to Cornwall
(Opera belongs to the people': page 11)

Contributors

Chorus-Master:
Douglas Robinson
Leader:
Charles Taylor
Conductor:
Georg Solti
Produced By:
Peter Hall

Dame Flora Robson reads extracts from the book recently published by Nadezhda Mandel stam, the widow of the Russian poet Osip Mandelstam who died a victim of Stalin's purges in 1938. It describes their life from the poet's first arrest in 1934 to his second arrest and subsequent death in a prison camp.
Mrs Mandelstam still lives in Moscow and she wrote her book about six years ago. It has not been published in the USSR.
The extracts are introduced by KARL MILLER

Contributors

Unknown:
Dame Flora Robson
Unknown:
Nadezhda Mandel
Unknown:
Osip Mandelstam
Unknown:
Mrs Mandelstam
Introduced By:
Karl Miller

A poem for voices by MICHAEL EDWARDS with Stephen Murray and Denys Hawthorne. David March and LESLIE HERITAGE, NIGEL LAMBERT TREVOR MARTIN , JOHN RUDDOCK DAVID VALLA
The poem is introduced by the author
Produced by CHARLES LEFEAUX followed by an interlude

Contributors

Voices By:
Michael Edwards
Unknown:
Stephen Murray
Unknown:
Denys Hawthorne.
Unknown:
Nigel Lambert
Unknown:
Trevor Martin
Unknown:
John Ruddock
Unknown:
David Valla
Produced By:
Charles Lefeaux

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