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Bononcini Overture: Polifemo NEW PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA conducted by RAYMOND LEPPARD

7.8* Wagenseil Concerto for oboe, bassoon and orchestra MICHEL PIGUET, WALTER STIFTNER VIENNA CAPELLA ACADEMICA conducted by EDUARD MELKUS

7.24* Mozart Symphony No 14 (K 114): BERLIN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, conducted by KARL BOHM

7.43* Mahler Rondo-Finale (Symphony No 7) CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by GEORG SOLTI

(gramophone records)

conducted by GENNADI ROZHDESTVENSKY
Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No 4: NIKOLAI PETROV MOSCOW RADIO SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA
8.31* Bizet/Shchedrin Excerpts from The Carmen Ballet
BOLSHOI THEATRE ORCHESTRA gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Gennadi Rozhdestvensky

Music inspired by Shakespeare forms all this week's programmes
Excerpts from his Dramatic Symphony: Romeo and Juliet PATRICIA KERN (contralto) ROBERT TEAR (tenor)
JOHN SHIRLEY-QUIRK (baritone) JOHN ALLDIS CHOIR, LSO conducted by COLIN DAVIS gramophone record

Contributors

Baritone:
John Shirley-Quirk
Baritone:
John Alldis
Conducted By:
Colin Davis

(harp)
Edward Jones Sonata in E flat
10.21* David Wynne Music for harp, 1966
10.32* Ian Parrott Ceredigion
10.40* Alun Hoddinott Nocturnes and Cadenzas
10.52* Britten Harp Suite
(Given in Gregynog Hall, University of Wales, on 24 Feb)

Contributors

Harp:
Edward Jones

A series of programmes featuring the artist in a dual role Sybil Michelow
(contralto and piano)
Schubert An die Musik; Lachen und Weinen; Der Jiingling an der
Quelle Peter Cornelius Song-cycle: Trauer und Trost
Handel 0 sleep, why dost thou leave me? (Semele)
Vaughan Williams The water mill
Antony Hopkins A melancholy song
Bridge Love went a-riding

Contributors

Contralto:
Sybil Michelow
Unknown:
Quelle Peter Cornelius
Unknown:
Vaughan Williams

Schubert Symphony No 5
ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by SIR THOMAS BEECHAM
12.11* Faur6 Ballade, Op 19 JOHN OGDON (piano), CITY of BIRMINGHAM SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by LOUIS FRÉMAUX
12.25' Rachmaninov Three Symphonic Dances: MOSCOW PHILHARMONIC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by KYRIL KONDRASHIN gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Sir Thomas Beecham
Piano:
John Ogdon
Conducted By:
Louis Frémaux
Conducted By:
Kyril Kondrashin

A weekly series based on the music in the current repertory of The Royal Ballet
Introduced by CORMAC RIGBY Beauty and the Beast
Choreography by John Cranko Music by Ravel Ma MOre l'Oye
Marguerite and Armand Choreography by Sir Frederick Ashton
Music by Liszt, orch Gordon Jacob
BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA conductor ASHLEY LAWRENCE
Producer DAVID RAYVERN ALLEN

Contributors

Introduced By:
Cormac Rigby
Choreography By:
John Cranko
Choreography By:
Sir Frederick Ashton
Unknown:
Gordon Jacob
Conductor:
Ashley Lawrence

Last of nine programmes Lyric Pieces
3.28* Violin Sonata in G, Op 13
3.50* Lyric Pieces
ERIC PARKIN (piano)
RAYMOND COHEN (violin) ANTHYA RAEL (piano)

Contributors

Piano:
Eric Parkin
Violin:
Raymond Cohen

A programme of recent records
Johann Rosenmiillcr Suite No 2, in D minor
MEMBERS OF THE LITTLE ORCHESTRA OF LONDON, directed by JOSHUA RIFKIN (harpsichord)
4.48* Frescobaldi Canzona quarta in F
Giovanni Platti Sonata No 8 RAFAEL PUYANA (harpsichord)
5.4* Adam Krieger Die Jungfern sein nur auf den Schein; Der Schonheit Blum' erteilter Ruhm; Es fehlet ihr nur eine Zier: NIGEL ROGERS (tenor) GEOFFREY SHAW (baritone)
MEMBERS OF THE LITTLE ORCHESTRA OF LONDON, directed by JOSHUA RIFKIN (harpsichord)
5.15* Haydn Symphony No 70 ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by RAYMOND LEPPARD

Contributors

Harpsichord:
Joshua Rifkin
Harpsichord:
Frescobaldi Canzona
Tenor:
Nigel Rogers
Harpsichord:
Joshua Rifkin
Conducted By:
Raymond Leppard

CENTRAL BAND OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE (by permission of the Air Defence Board of the Defence Council) conductor WING-COMMANDER R. E. C. DAVIES
Organising Director of Music Grainger Lincolnshire Posy
Walton O'Donnell Theme and Variations

Contributors

Unknown:
Walton O'Donnell

6.30 Vient de paraltre
IS: Un magasin revolutionnaire. Presented by CATHERINE GRAHAM and PAUL COUSTER. With ANDRE MARANNE
(Rptd: Saturday, 10.30 am, R4)
7.0 Amici, buona sera (mediumwave)
18: La gita all'isola d'Elba
Presented by HUGH SHANKLAND and ERNESTO MUSSI , with SILVIA GAVUZZO and MARISA DILLON-WESTON
(Repeated: Friday. 6.30 pm)

Contributors

Presented By:
Catherine Craham
Presented By:
Paul Couster.
Presented By:
Hugh Shankland
Presented By:
Ernesto Mussi
Unknown:
Silvia Gavuzzo
Unknown:
Marisa Dillon

20th-century Mtaic On behalf of the European Broadcasting Union Saar Radio presents Part 1
Franz Schreker Prelude for a Play
Schoenberg Concerto for cello and orchestra (after Georg Monn 's harpsichord concerto in D major)

Contributors

Unknown:
Franz Schreker
Unknown:
Georg Monn

we'll make It worth your while by ANTHONY WOOLF
Under the present law it can be cheaper to cause someone » slow, lingering death, than to kill him outright. Mr Woolf , a solicitor, criticises this legal Phenomenon and examines the strange methods used to assess damages in this kind of case.

Contributors

Unknown:
Mr Woolf

20th-century Music
Part 2 Alexander Zemllnsky Lyric Symphony
SLAVKA TASKOVA-PAOLETTI (sop) SIEGMUND NIMSGERN (baritone) CLAUS KANNGIESSER (cello)
SAAR RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by GABRIELE FERRO from the Congress Hall. Saarbriicken

Contributors

Conducted By:
Gabriele Ferro

GEORGE MACBETH introduces extracts from a public reading in the University Theatre at Manchester to launch Introduction 11, a recent anthology of work by young poets who have not yet published a book of their own.
The programme includes
GREVEL LINDOP, PETE MORGAN
PAUL MULDOON , WILLIAM PESKSTT and RICHARD RYAN reading their own work followed by an interlude

Contributors

Introduces:
George MacBeth
Unknown:
Pete Morgan
Unknown:
Paul Muldoon
Unknown:
William Peskstt
Unknown:
Richard Ryan

BBC Radio 3

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Live music and the arts: broadcasts more live music than any other radio network. Classical music is its core. Genres include world and new music, jazz, speech and drama.

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