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Beethoven Overture: King Stephen
PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA
Conducted by OTTO KLEMPERER

7.13* Liszt Piano Concerto No 2, in A
SVIATOSLAV RICHTER LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by KYRIL KONDRASHIN

7.35* Schubert Symphony No 3, in D
DRESDEN STATE ORCHESTRA conducted by WOLFGANG SAWALLISCH

Contributors

Conducted By:
Otto Klemperer
Conducted By:
Kyril Kondrashin
Conducted By:
Wolfgang Sawallisch

Morning Concert: part 2
8.5 Locatelli Introduttione teatrale, Op 4 No 5
NEW PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA conducted by RAYMOND LEPPARD
8.12* Bonporti Concerto a quattro in F, Op 11 No 5 FELIX AYO (violin) I MUSICI
8.25* Albinoni Concerto for oboe and string orchestra HEINZ HOLLIGER, I MUSICI
8.36* Brunetti Symphony in c minor
MILAN ANGELICUM ORCHESTRA conducted by NEWELL JENKINS gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Locatelli Introduttione
Conducted By:
Raymond Leppard
Unknown:
Brunetti Symphony
Conducted By:
Newell Jenkins

Ravel
Suite: Ma Mere l'Oye
SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA conducted by ERNEST ANSERMET
9.29* Rapsodie espagnole
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by PIERRE MONTEUX gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Ernest Ansermet
Conducted By:
Pierre Monteux

Bartok Quartet No 2
10.13* Debussy Images, Series 1 and 2 10.39* Janacek Quartet No 2 (Intimate letters)
11.7* Mussorgsky Songs and Dances of Death
11.35* Mussorgsky Pictures from an Exhibition
MICHEL BEROFF (piano) BENJAMIN LUXON (baritone) DAVID WILLISON (piano) GABRIELI STRING QUARTET ‡ Kenneth Sillito (violin)
Brendan O'Reilly (violin) Ian Jewel (viola)
Keith Harvey (cello)

Contributors

Piano:
David Willison
Violin:
Kenneth Sillito
Violin:
Brendan O'Reilly
Cello:
Keith Harvey

JOHN WILBRAHAM (trumpet) BBC WELSH ORCHESTRA leader BARRY WILDE conducted by IRWIN HOFFMAN Part 1
Faure Suite: PellSas et Melisande
12.21*Haydn Trumpet Concerto in E flat major
12.36* Mozart Symphony No 35, in D major (Haffner) (K 385)

Contributors

Unknown:
John Wilbraham
Leader:
Barry Wilde
Conducted By:
Irwin Hoffman

Third of four piano recitals
Capriccio alla soldatesca, Op 50 No 1; Le tambour bat aux champs. Op 50 No 2; Duettino, Op 70 No 1; Allegretto alia barbaresca, Op 39 No 10
MALCOLM BINNS (piano)

Contributors

Piano:
Malcolm Binns

Leonard Sorkin (violin) Abram Loft (violin)
Bernard Zaslav (viola)
George Sopkin (cello)
Mozart String Quartet In D major (K 575)
Mendelssohn String Quartet in A minor, Op 13
Milton Babbitt String Quartet No 3 (first broadcast in this country)

Contributors

Violin:
Leonard Sorkin
Violin:
Abram Loft
Viola:
Bernard Zaslav
Cello:
George Sopkin
Unknown:
Milton Babbitt

A programme of recent records Roussel Bacchus and Ariadne: Suite No 2
FRENCH NATIONAL RADIO ORCHESTRA conducted by JEAN MARTINON
4.15* Massenet Va! laisse couler mes larmes ... Ah! mon courage m'abandonne ... Pourquoi me reveiller (Werther) VICTORIA DE LOS ANGELES (sop) MADY MESPL É (soprano) NICOLAI GEDDA (tenor) THE PARIS ORCHESTRA conducted by GEORGES PRETRE
4.32* Martin Petite symphonie concertante
JOHN MARSON (harp)
LESLIE PEARSON (harpsichord) MICHAEL REEVES (piano)
LONDON CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by PAUL TORTELIER

Contributors

Unknown:
Roussel Bacchus
Conducted By:
Jean Martinon
Soprano:
Mady Mespl
Tenor:
Nicolai Gedda
Conducted By:
Georges Pretre
Conducted By:
Martin Petite
Harp:
John Marson
Harpsichord:
Leslie Pearson
Piano:
Michael Reeves
Conducted By:
Paul Tortelier

Edison Denisov Peinture pour grande orchestre (1970)
5.8* Heinz Holliger Pneuma (1970)
5.25* Luis de Pablo Hetero geneo (1968)
All first broadcasts in this country
ELLEN XENAKIS and HEINER SCHMIDT (speakers) SOUTH-WEST GERMAN RADIO
SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by ERNEST BOUR
(Recording made available by courtesy of South-West German Radio)

Contributors

Unknown:
Edison Denisov Peinture
Unknown:
Heinz Holliger Pneuma
Unknown:
Luis de Pablo Hetero
Unknown:
Ellen Xenakis
Unknown:
Heiner Schmidt
Conducted By:
Ernest Bour

Nigel Perrin (counter-tenor) Alastair Hume (counter-tenor) Alastair Thompson (tenor) Anthony Holt (baritone) Simon Carrington (baritone) Brian Kay (bass)

This group of singers has an extremely wide repertoire. Their musical director, Simon Carrington, and Brian Kay discuss and introduce a variety of items, including music by Morley, Weelkes, Joseph Horovitz, Folk Tunes arranged by Gordon Langford, and Wymondham Chants by Geoffrey Poole

Contributors

Unknown:
Nigel Perrin
Unknown:
Alastair Hume
Tenor:
Alastair Thompson
Baritone:
Anthony Holt
Baritone:
Simon Carrington
Bass:
Brian Kay
Director:
Simon Carrington
Director:
Brian Kay
Unknown:
Joseph Horo
Arranged By:
Gordon Langford
Unknown:
Geoffrey Poole

Regional Variations (2)

Fifteen lessons in spoken Italian for those who already have some knowledge of the language
Written and introduced by GIOVANNI CARSANIGA and ANNA VENEZIANI
7: Affittiamo unn villetta
The state agent shows the Bertelli family around the villa they are renting on the Adriatic coast.
Producer ELSIE FERGUSON
(For publication see page 11)
6.30-7.0 VHF Open University: see Radio 3 VHF on facing page

Contributors

Introduced By:
Giovanni Carsaniga
Producer:
Elsie Ferguson

A guide to selling abroad 4: French-speaking Africa
The French-speaking countries in Africa have strong trade ties with France, but is there also a market for British goods, and if so which of the countries are most likely to be receptive to them? Introduced by HENRY DESCHAMPSNEUFS , Chairman of the Institute of Export French language material written by MADELEINE LE CUNFF Producer ANN CALDWELL

Contributors

Introduced By:
Henry Deschampsneufs
Unknown:
Madeleine Le Cunff
Producer:
Ann Caldwell

Tonight: from the Royal Albert Hall London
CHARLES ROSEN (piano)
SIEGFRIED SCHMID (cimbalom)
ELISABETH SODERSTROM (SOpranO) BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA leader BELA DEKANY conducted by PIERRE BOULEZ Part 1
Debussy Iberia (Images)
7.58* Boulez Eclat/multiples (This Week's Proms: page 8)

Contributors

Piano:
Charles Rosen
Soprano:
Elisabeth Soderstrom
Leader:
Bela Dekany
Conducted By:
Pierre Boulez

Three talks by JONATHAN RABAN on some aspects of contemporary verse
2: Is there a Politics of Modern PoeticsT
Mr Raban argues that since the 1930s ' the overwhelming effort of contemporary verse has been concentrated on freeing the modern poem from the platform of Christian-conservatism to which the modernists had so firmly screwed it down.' He traces some examples, and effects, of this increasingly democratic and secular approach to poetry,

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Raban
Unknown:
Mr Raban

by ROY HATTERSLEY , MP
Ever since Edmund Burke addressed the electors of Bristol in 1780 about the responsibilities of a Member of Parliament, politicians have agonised about the opinions of their constituents - how they can be influenced, how they can be measured, how far an MP should respond to them.
During the 100 years that began with universal education and ended with colour television, communications between politicians and the public should have improved. Have they?

Contributors

Unknown:
Roy Hattersley
Unknown:
Edmund Burke

BBC Radio 3

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