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Morning Concert: part 2
8.5 C. P E Bach Sinfonla in F (Wq 183 No 3)
ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by RAYMOND LEPPARD
8.17* Patstello Concerto in c
MARIA TERESA GARATTI (harpsichord): I musici
8.41* Gluck Ballet Music: Orfeo ed Euridice, Act 3
ROME OPERA HOUSE ORCHESTRA conducted by PIERRE MONTEUX gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Bach Sinfonla
Conducted By:
Raymond Leppard
Harpsi:
Maria Teresa Garatti
Conducted By:
Pierre Monteux

S-weeitness of nature (Birthday Song for Queen Mary, 1692) ALFRED AND MARK DELLER (counter-tenors)
BAROQUE INSTRUMENTAL ENSEMBLE
9.9* Harpsichord pieces: A Ground in gamut; Hornpipe; Scotch Tune: A Ground
RUGGEROGERLIN (harpsichord)
9.17' Birthday Song for Queen Mary, 1694: Come ye sons of art away
MARY THOMAS (soprano) ALFRED AND MARK DBLLER (counter-tenors)
MAURICE BEVAN (baritone) ORIANA CONCERT CHOtR AND ORCHESTRA conducted by ALFRED DELLER gramophone records

Contributors

Baritone:
Maurice Bevan
Conducted By:
Alfred Deller

Milhaud Symphony for ten wind instruments
MEMBERS OF THE
LUXEMBOURG RADIO ORCHESTRA conducted by THE COMPOSER
10.38* Tailleferre Harp Concertino: NICANOR ZABALETA FRENCH NATIONAL RADIO ORCHESTRA conducted by JEAN MARTINON
10.57* Schmitt Symphony for string orchestra
JEAN-FRANCOIS PAILLARD
ORCHESTRA, conducted by JEAN-FRANCOIS PAILLARD
11.16* Poulenc Sinfonietta THE PARIS ORCHESTRA conducted by GEORGES PRETRE Ì‚gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Jean Martinon
Conducted By:
Schmitt Symphony
Conducted By:
Georges Pretre

Eleventh of 12 programmes Vaughan Williams Songs of travel
The vagabond: Let beauty awake; The roadside fire; Youth and love; In dreams; The infinite shining heavens; Whither must I wander?: Bright is the ring of words; I have trod the upward and the downward slope JOHN NOBLE (baritone)
WILFRID PARRY (piano)

Ravel Chansons: Nicolette; Trois beaux oiseaux du paradis, Ronde
Mary Evelyn Bruce (mezzo-soprano)
Robert Shaw Chorale conducted by Robert Shaw
1.53* Stravinsky Symphony of Psalms
Toronto Festival Singers
CBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by The Composer
2.15* Peter Maxwell Davies Magnum Mysterium
Choir and Orchestra of Cirencester Grammar School
conducted by The Composer

(gramophone records)

Contributors

Mezzo-Soprano:
Mary Evelyn Bruce
Singers:
Robert Shaw Chorale
Conductor:
Robert Shaw
Singers:
Toronto Festival Singers
Musicians:
CBC Symphony Orchestra
Conductor:
Igor Stravinsky
Musicians:
: Choir and Orchestra of Cirencester Grammar School
Conductor:
Peter Maxwell Davies

DORNBUSCH QUARTET
Paul Hartwein (violin) Alois Niessner (violin) Bodo Hersen (viola)
Jorg WiederhoM (cello)
RADIO FRANKFURT SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by DEAN
DIXON Benjamin Lees Concerto for String Quartet and Orchestra (first broadcast in this country)
5.3* Bartofc Concerto for Orchestra
(Recording made available by courtesy of Radio Frankfurt) followed by an interlude

Contributors

Violin:
Paul Hartwein
Violin:
Alois Niessner
Viola:
Bodo Hersen
Cello:
Jorg Wiederhom
Unknown:
Dixon Benjamin Lees

BAN.D OF THE ROYAL MILITARY SCHOOL OF MUSIC (KNELLER HALL) (by permission of the Commandant) conducted by LT-COL RODNEY BASHFORS Director of Music
Norman Richardson Suite: The Countryman; When drums and brass make summons Holst Suite No 2, in F

Contributors

Conducted By:
Lt-Col Rodney Bashfors
Unknown:
Norman Richardson

6.30 Makers of Jazz
Four programmes in which MEL HILL discusses ithe lives and music of some of the most influential exponents of jazz 3: Lester Young
In many ways the instrumental counterpart of Billie Holi day, he greatly enlarged the emotional range of instrumental jazz by combining his passive introverted personality with a powerful and exciting awing style.
Producer DAVID HARDING
7.0 Politics for Peace What is the UN's recent peace-keeping record, and what is its likely role in the 1970s? 3: Lesser-known Operations
West Irian (1962-3) ... The Yemen (1963-4) ... The Lebanon (1958): UN peace-keeping has required very different operations and met with very different results.
A four-part enquiry by DR ROSALYN HIGGINS of the Institute of International Affairs. Producer HUGH PURCELL
7.0-7.30 VHF Open University: see Radio 3 VHF on facing page

Contributors

Unknown:
Lester Young
Unknown:
Billie Holi
Producer:
David Harding
Unknown:
Dr Rosalyn Higgins
Producer:
Hugh Purcell

An opera in two acts
Libretto by MYFANWY PIPER after the story by HENRY JAMES Music by BENJAMIN BRITTEN
An English Opera Group production from Sadler's Wells
Theatre
ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA leader KENNETH SILLITO conducted by THE COMPOSER Producer COLIN GRAHAM
Act 1 Prologue; Se 1: The journey: Sc 2: The welcome; Sc 3: The letter; Sc 4: The tower: Sc 5: The window: Sc 6: The lesson: Sc 7: The lake; Sc 8: At night

Contributors

Story By:
Henry James
Leader:
Kenneth Sillito
Producer:
Colin Graham

(completed 1469-1470) by SIR THOMAS MALORY
The noble and joyous history of the great conqueror and excellent king, King Arthur, and of his noble knights of the Round Table, their marvellous quests and adventures. the achieving of the Sangrail. and in the end the dolorous death and departing out of this world of them all. with Norman Shelley , Basil Langton Robert Eddison , Henry Stamper The first of 12 dramatised readings edited and selected by DEREK BREWER , Fellow of Emmanuel College, Cambridge Music by STEPHEN DODGSON Producer
RAYMOND RAIKES

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Thomas Malory
Unknown:
Norman Shelley
Unknown:
Basil Langton
Unknown:
Robert Eddison
Unknown:
Henry Stamper
Unknown:
Derek Brewer
Music By:
Stephen Dodgson
Unknown:
Raymond Raikes
Sir Thomas Malory:
Norman Shelley
Igraine, wife of the Duke of Tintagel, mother of Arthur; Nimue, Lady of the Lake:
Denise Bryer
Merlin, magician and sooth sayer:
Basil Langton
Uther Pendragon, King of All England:
James Thomason
Arthur, his son:
Robert Eddison
Sir Kay, Arthur's foster-brother:
Richard Griffiths
Sir Ector, Arthur's foster- father:
Hector Ross
King Leodegrance, father of Guenevere:
Martin Friend
Sir Gawain, nephew of Arthur:
Henry Stamper

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