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Rawsthorne Overture: Street Corner
PRO ARTE ORCHESTRA conducted by THE COMPOSER
8.11* Walton Music for Children
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by THE COMPOSER
8.25* Berkeley and Britten Mont Juic LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by LENNOX BERKELEY
8.37* Arnold Three Shanties GARETH MORRIS (flute)
SIDNEY SUTCLIFFE (ObOe)
BERNARD WALTON (clarinet) GWYDION BROOKE (bassoon) ALAN CIVIL (horn)
8.45* Haydn Wood Concert Waltz: Joyousness PRO ARTE ORCHESTRA conducted by GEORGE WELDON
8.50* Coates Fantasy: The Three Bears: ROYAL LIVERPOOL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by CHARLES GROVES gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Walton Music
Conducted By:
Lennox Berkeley
Flute:
Gareth Morris
Oboe:
Sidney Sutcliffe
Clarinet:
Bernard Walton
Conducted By:
George Weldon
Conducted By:
Charles Groves

This week: Masterpieces of religious music written in predominantly secular ages - the 14th and 20th centuries Machaut La messe de Nostr* Dame
PRO MUSICA ANTIQUA conductor SAFFORD CAPE
9.36* Britten War Requiem
GALINA VISHNEVSKAYA (soprano) PETER PEARS (tenor)
DIETRICH FISCHER-DIESKAU (bar) THE BACH CHOIR, LSO CHOIR HIGHGATE SCHOOL CHOIR MELOS ENSEMBLE
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by BENJAMIN BRITTEN gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Benjamin Britten

Second
Test Match at Old Trafford Third day
Ball-by-ball commentaries by JOHN ARLOTT , BRIAN JOHNSTON and NEIL DURDEN-SMITH
Comments and summaries by TREVOR BAILEY and LT-COL H. R. ADHlKARI
Close-of-play summary by E. W. SWANTON
11.25-1.35" including lunch summary
1.35*-1.40* News
1.45*-1.50* Lunchtime Scoreboard
1.50*-2.10* Your Letters Answered: RACHEL HEYHOE , the Captain of England's Ladies Cricket Team, joins the commentators in answering some of the points raised in listeners' letters
2.10*-4.20* and 4.30'-6.40 including teatime and close-of-play summaries
On days when play finishes early or is abandoned at any time after it has begun, the normal Radio 3 music programmes will be resumed approximately one hour after play has ceased.

Contributors

Unknown:
John Arlott
Unknown:
Brian Johnston
Unknown:
Neil Durden-Smith
Unknown:
Trevor Bailey
Unknown:
Lt-Col H. R. Adhlkari
Unknown:
E. W. Swanton
Unknown:
Rachel Heyhoe

BBC CHORUS conducted by CECILIA VAJDA Part Songs for female voices: Michaelmas greeting; The songbird's promise; Lonely wanderer: Choosing a girl; Had I never seen you; Lovers farewell
Part Songs for male voices: To my homeland; Lament; Stamping feet
Part Songs for female voices: Spring: Song of the bird; Pillow Dance
Four Hungarian Folk Song arrangements for mixed voices: The prisoner; The wanderer; Finding a husband; Young man's song

Contributors

Conducted By:
Cecilia Vajda

Tonight: from the Royal Albert Hall London
ALAN CIVIL (horn)
VLADO PERLEMUTER (jpianO) BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA leader BELA DEKANY conducted by ANDREW DAVIS Part 1
Handel Overture: Samson
7.43* Mozart Horn Concerto No 4. in E flat major (K 495)
8.3* Brahms Symphony No 2, in D major

Contributors

Horn:
Vlado Perlemuter
Leader:
Bela Dekany
Conducted By:
Andrew Davis

The distinguished composer and scholar recently celebrated his 85th birthday. In this programme he talks in his Oxford home to ROBERT LAYTON -about his musical upbringing in Vienna at the turn of the century, and about Mahler, Strauss, and Hofmannsthal with whom he collaborated. He talks about his own creative development and offers some reflections about the, future of opera and the symphony.
(Egon Wellesz 's opera Alkestis can be heard on Radio 3 next Saturday)

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Layton
Unknown:
Egon Wellesz

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