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Molter Trumpet Concerto in D major
MAURICE ANDRE , JEAN-FRANCOIS PAILLARD CHAMBER ORCHESTRA directed by JEAN-FRANCOIS PAILLARD
7.16* Schumann Andante and Variations
BARRY TUCKWELL (horn)
AMARYLLIS FLEMING (cello) TERENCE WEIL (cello)
VLADIMIR ASHKENAZY (piano) MALCOLM ERAGER (piano)
7.34* Sarasate Zigeunerweisen , Op 20
RUGGIERO RICCI (violin)
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by PIERINO GAMBA
7.42* Rimsky-Korsakov Russian Easter Festival Overture
CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by LEOPOLD STOKOWSKI gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Maurice Andre
Horn:
Barry Tuckwell
Cello:
Terence Weil
Piano:
Malcolm Erager
Piano:
Sarasate Zigeunerweisen
Violin:
Ruggiero Ricci
Conducted By:
Pierino Gamba
Conducted By:
Leopold Stokowski

Smetana Symphonic Poem: Vltava (Ma vlast)
CZECH PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by KAREL ANCERI ,
8.18* Strauss Horn Concerto No 1, in E flat BARRY TUCKWKLL
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by ISTVAN KERTESZ
8.33* Gershwin Suite: Porgy and Bess
UTAH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by MAURICE ABRAVANEL gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Karel Anceri
Conducted By:
Istvan Kertesz
Conducted By:
Maurice Abravanel

Berlioz
Three Hamlet pieces
Choeur d'ombres (Lélio) jean-louis BARRAULT (narrator)
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA AND
CHORUS conducted by PIERRE BOULEZ
9.16' La mort d'Ophglie (Tristia)
ST ANTHONY SINGERS
ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by COLIN DAVIS
9 25* March for the last scene of Hamlet
JOHN ALLDlS CHOIR
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by COLIN DAVIS
9.34* Love Scene (The Trojans, Act 4)
ORCHESTRA OF THE ROYAL OPERA
HOUSE, COVENT GARDEN conducted by COLIN DAVIS gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Pierre Boulez
Conducted By:
Colin Davis
Conducted By:
Colin Davis
Conducted By:
Colin Davis

leader MAURICE CAVANAGH conductor KENNETH ALWYN
Geoffrey Bush Overture: The Rehearsal
Glazunov Barcarolle; La glace; Bacchanal (The Seasons)
Arthur Butterworth Legend Bryan Kelly Sinfonietta
Rossini Overture: Il Signor Bruschino

Contributors

Leader:
Maurice Cavanagh
Conductor:
Kenneth Alwyn
Conductor:
Geoffrey Bush
Unknown:
Arthur Butterworth
Unknown:
Bryan Kelly Sinfonietta
Unknown:
Il Signor

including the complete symphonic poems of Liszt and Strauss Strauss Also sprach Zarathustra
CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by FRITZ REINER
12.36* Scriabin The Poem of Ecstasy
LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by ZURIN MEHTA gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Strauss Strauss
Conducted By:
Fritz Reiner
Conducted By:
Zurin Mehta

LINDSAY STRING QUARTET Peter Cropper (violin)
Michael Adamson (violin) Roger Bigley (viola)
Bernard Gregor-Smith (cello)
Haydn Quartet in G major, Op 76 No 1
Bartok Quartet No 4
Debussy Quartet in G minor

Contributors

Violin:
Peter Cropper
Violin:
Michael Adamson
Viola:
Roger Bigley
Cello:
Bernard Gregor-Smith

played by CELIA ARIELI (piano)
PETER WALLFISCH (piano)
Fugue in c minor, for two pianos (K 426)
Andante and Sve variations, for piano duet (K 501)
Sonata in D major, for piano duet (K 381)

Contributors

Piano:
Celia Arieli
Piano:
Peter Wallfisch

(Doctor Cupid)
Comic opera in two acts
Libretto by ENRICO GOLISCIANI , after MOLIÈRE
Music by Wolf-Ferrari (sung in Italian)
MILAN CHORUS AND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF ITALIAN RADIO conducted by ARTURO BASIN
(Recording made available by courtesy of Italian Radio)

Contributors

Unknown:
Enrico Golisciani
Conducted By:
Arturo Basin

(recorders) with ANGELA BEALE (soprano) DAVID STRANGE (Cello)
JOSEPH SAXBY (harpsichord)
Telemann Cantata: Seele lerne dich erkennen de Fesch Sonata in G minor, for treble recorder, with harpsichord and cello continuo Stephen Dodgson Warbeek Dances, for treble and sopranino recorders and harpsichord (first broadcast performance)
Rubbra Cantata pastorale. Op 92

Contributors

Harpsichord:
Joseph Saxby
Unknown:
Stephen Dodgson Warbeek

Peter Graeme (oboe)
Sarah Barrington (oboe)
Gervase de Peyer (clarinet) Keith Puddy (clarinet)
William Waterhouse (bassoon) Patrick Milne (bassoon) Alan Civil (horn)
Shirley Hopkins (horn) Beethoven
Octet in E flat major, Op 103
Duo No 1, in c major, for clarinet and bassoon (WoO 27) (de Peyer, Waterhouse)
Rondino in E flat major, for wind octet (WoO 25)

Contributors

Oboe:
Peter Graeme
Oboe:
Sarah Barrington
Clarinet:
Gervase de Peyer
Clarinet:
Keith Puddy
Bassoon:
Patrick Milne
Horn:
Shirley Hopkins

6.30 Un paso mas
Second-year Spanish
Written by BRIAN DUTTON and ANGEL GARCIA DE PAREDES
8: No hay mal que por Mm no venga
Presented by JACINTA CASTILLEJO and PABLO SOTO, with ANTONIO LOPEZ and CESAR MILEGO
Producer ALAN WILDING
7.0 pm The Genes in Your Life len programmes on human heredity
8: New Genes
GRAHAM CHEDD talks to scientists about genetic mutations, especially those caused by chemicals in the environment and by atomic radiation.
Producer ROBIN BRIGHTWELL

Contributors

Written By:
Brian Dutton
Producer:
Alan Wilding
Producer:
Robin Brightwell

SYLVIA ROSENBERG MARGARET MAJOR
Second of two programmes, each including one of Mozart's string duos
Biber Passacaglia in G minor, for violin
Stravinsky Elegy , for viola
Mozart Duo in G major, for violin and viola (K 423)

Contributors

Unknown:
Sylvia Rosenberg
Violin:
Stravinsky Elegy

MARGARET PRICE (soprano) ERICH LEINSDORF (piano)
GERVASE DE PEYER (clarinet) LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA leader JOHN GEORGIADIS conducted by ERICH LEINSDORF direct from the Royal Festival
Rail, London
Part I Schubert symphony No 8, in B minor 'Unfinished)
8.25* Der Hirt auf dem Felsen, for soprano and piano, with clarinet obbligato

Contributors

Piano:
Erich Leinsdorf
Leader:
John Georgiadis
Conducted By:
Erich Leinsdorf

CARLETON HOBBS reads from the delicious letters of Horace Walpole (1717-1796), the leading commentator on the absurdities of the ' age of reason.' * walked as a rag of quality which was the easiest way of seeing it.
Selected by TERENCE COOPER Introduced by DAVID LLOYD JAMES
Producer HALLAM TENNYSON
(Shortened version of two programmes first heard in 1969)

Contributors

Unknown:
Carleton Hobbs
Unknown:
Horace Walpole
Unknown:
Terence Cooper
Introduced By:
David Lloyd James
Producer:
Hallam Tennyson

Drawing on the repertoire of recordings made between 1913 and 1939 ROBERT PHILIP discusses some of the characteristics of orchestral style shown by the great European and Americarr orchestras of the period. In the first of his two talks his illustrations will include, among other rarities, early Weingartner, Furtwangler, Coates and Strauss recordings,
(8 March: The pre-war approach to 18th-century music)

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Philip

Fourth of six recitals
Sonata No 10, in c major, Op 70
10.58* Preludes (Op 11): No 11, in B; No 12, in c sharp minor; No 13, in G flat; No 14, in E flat minor; No 15, in D flat; No 16, in B flat minor; No 17, in A flat; No 18, in F minor
11.8* Poem: Vers la flamme, Op 72
Sonata No 4, in F sharp major, Op 30 played by VALERIE TRYON (piano)

Contributors

Piano:
Valerie Tryon

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