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Rossini Overture: William Tell NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by LEONARD BERNSTEIN
7.17* Fauri Pavane: FRENCH NATIONAL RADIO ORCHESTRA, conducted by SIR THOMAS BEECHAM
7.22* Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No 2: GARY GRAFFMAN PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA conducted by EUGENE ORMANDY gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
William Tell New York
Conducted By:
Leonard Bernstein
Unknown:
Sir Thomas Beecham
Conducted By:
Eugene Ormandy

A record request programme Roussel Suite in F: THE PARIS ORCHESTRA, conducted by JEAN-PIERRE JACQUILLAT
8.21* Saint-Saens Piano Concerto No 2: ARTUR RUBINSTEIN PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA conducted by EUGENE ORMANDY
8.45* Satie Ballet: Parade
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by ANTAL DORATI

Contributors

Conducted By:
Jean-Pierre Jacquillat
Conducted By:
Eugene Ormandy
Conducted By:
Antal Dorati

Balakirev and Mussorgsky
Balakirev Oriental Fantasy: Islamey
JULIUS KATCHEN (piano)
9,14' Mussorgsky, orch Rimsky-Korsakov Intermezzo
PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA conducted by WALTER SUSSKIND
9.22' Balakirev Symphonic Poem: Tamar
SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA conducted by ERNEST ANSERMET gramophone records

Contributors

Piano:
Julius Katchen
Unknown:
Korsakov Intermezzo
Conducted By:
Walter Susskind
Conducted By:
Ernest Ansermet

A series containing 20th-century British works
Prokofiev Sonata No 8, in B flat major. Op 84
10.15' Alfred Nieman Three Chinese Songs (first broadcast performance)
10.25* Priaulx Rainier GreeK Epigrams
10.31* Scriabin Sonata No lu, in c major. Op 70
JOHN BINGHAM (piano)
JANE MANNING (soprano)
PAUL HAMBURGER (piano)

Contributors

Unknown:
Priaulx Rainier
Piano:
John Bingham

by DEREK FRY from St Simon's Church. Southsea
Stanley Voluntary in D minor. Op 5 No 8
Bach Three Chorale Preludes
Bach Prelude and Fugue in G major (s 541)
Alain Postlude pour l'office de complies

Contributors

Unknown:
Derek Fry
Unknown:
Alain Postlude

A concert of music that might have been played in the Mendelssohn home during the composer's 14th year in 1822. Mozart Two Marches in D (K 3351
ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by DANIEL BARENBOIM
11.22* Clementi Sonata in A, Op 33 No 1
LAMAR CROWSON (piano)
11.30* Loewe Ballads: Edward; Der Erlkonig
DIETRICH FISCHER-DIESKAU (bar) GERALD MOORE I piano)
11.40* Beethoven Variations on Ein Madchen oder Weibchen from Mozart's The Magic Flute MAURICE GENDRON (cello) JEAN FRANCAIX (piano)
11.51* Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in d minor
ROBERTO MICHELUCCI : I MUSICI gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Daniel Barenboim
Conducted By:
Clementi Sonata
Piano:
Lamar Crowson
Unknown:
Gerald Moore
Unknown:
Ein Madchen
Cello:
Maurice Gendron
Unknown:
Roberto Michelucci

from Guildford Cathedral
Introit: Blessed are the poor in spirit (Robin Doveton )
Responses (Robin Doveton )
Psalm 106 (Camidge, Maunder, Goss)
Lessons: 1 Samuel 16. vv 14-23; Luke 8, vv 1-3
Canticles (Sumsion in A)
Anthem: Great and marvellous are thy works (Tomlcins)
Hymn: Nearer, my God, to thee (a and m Rev 352)
Organist and Master of the Choristers BARRY ROSE Assistant organist ANTHONY FROGGATT
(The BBC LP, Britain's Cathedrals and their Music - Guildford and Chichester, is available from retailers, catalogue number BBC 1005M, price £1.87. If in difficulty, write to [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Robin Doveton
Unknown:
Robin Doveton
Organist:
Anthony Froggatt

A Question of Identity
Involving Beethoven's Violin Sonata in A, Op 47; Conradin Kreutzer's Septet: and Janacek's first String Quartet
(Kreutzer Sonata)
Records chosen by the under-20s. introduced by CHRISTOPHER HOGWOOD

Contributors

Introduced By:
Christopher Hogwood

A series of ten programmes about the impact of Europe on the Indies during the Era of the Companies 1600-1824 1: The Voyage Chit
How the ships were prepared, how the six months' voyage was sometimes successfully accomplished, and how the passengers endured the perils of the deep.
Presented by JOHN HARRISON of the School of Oriental and African Studies, with the help of diaries and journals of the time.
Producer HUGH PURCELL %
(For publication see page 10)

Contributors

Presented By:
John Harrison
Producer:
Hugh Purcell

Eleven programmes of conversational English for foreigners. written by JOHN PARRY and presented by BARBARA MITCHELL 1: The Briefcase
NIGEL ANTHONY as David PATRICIA GALLIMORE as Pam Producer ANN CALDWELL
(For publication see page 10)
7.0-7.30 VHF Open University: see Radio 3 VHF on facing page

Contributors

Written By:
John Parry
Presented By:
Barbara Mitchell
Unknown:
Nigel Anthony
Unknown:
David Patricia Gallimore
Producer:
Ann Caldwell

A study of W. H. Davies 1871-1940
Roger FRITH explores the ambivalent attitude towards suffering found in the work of the 1 supertramp ' born 100 years ago. with WILLIAM INGRAM as W. H. Davies and the voice of the poet himself recorded in 1938 The shot that kills a hare or bird
Doth pass through me; I feet the wound
When those poor things fintl peace in death.

Contributors

Unknown:
W. H. Davies
Unknown:
Roger Frith
Unknown:
William Ingram
Unknown:
W. H. Davies

LONDON SINFONIETTA conductor DAVID ATHERTON Part 1
Birtuiistle Tragoedia
9.57* Ttppett Songs for Ariel YVONNE MINTON (mezzo-soprano)
10.3* lain Hamilton Voyage BARRY TUCKWELL (horn)

Contributors

Mezzo-Soprano:
Ariel Yvonne Minton
Unknown:
Hamilton Voyage
Horn:
Barry Tuckwell

Maxwell Davies Sonata for trumpet and piano
Elgar Howarth, John Constable

10.48* Birtwistle Meridian
Yvonne Minton (mezzo-soprano) Jennifer Ward Clarke (cello) Barry Tuckwell (horn)
London Sinfonietta Chorus

(A concert given by the London Sinfonietta in association with BBC Radio 3 in the Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, on 26 February. The new works by Hamilton and Birtwistle were commissioned by the London Sinfonietta and were given their first performances on this occasion)

(Yvonne Minton, David Atherton and John Constable broadcast by permission of the General Administrator, Royal Opera House Covent Garden)

Contributors

Trumpeter:
Elgar Howarth
Pianist:
John Constable
Mezzo-Soprano:
Yvonne Minton
Cellist:
Jennifer Ward Clarke
Horn player:
Barry Tuckwell
Singers:
London Sinfonietta Chorus

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