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Schubert Overture in c (In the Italian style)
VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by ISTVAN KERTESZ
7.13* Scharwenka Piano Concerto No 2. in c minor
MICHAEL PONTI HAMBURG SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by RICHARD KAPP
7.49* Glazunov Concert Waltz No 2. in F
SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA conducted by ERNEST ANSERMET gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Istvan Kertesz
Unknown:
Michael Ponti
Conducted By:
Richard Kapp
Conducted By:
Ernest Ansermet

Alessandro Scarlatti Overture: 11 giardino di rose
NEW PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA conducted by RAYMOND LEPPARD
8.11 Bach Concerto in A minor. for flute, violin, harpsichord and string orchestra (Bwv 1044) HEINZ HORTZSCH
GERHARD BOSSE
HANNES KASTNER LEIPZIG GEWANDHAUS BACH
ORCHESTRA conducted by GERHARD BOSSE
8.34* Haydn Symphony No 88, in G
NEW PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA conducted by OTTO KLEMPERER gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Alessandro Scarlatti
Conducted By:
Raymond Leppard
Unknown:
Heinz Hortzsch
Unknown:
Gerhard Bosse
Conducted By:
Gerhard Bosse
Conducted By:
Otto Klemperer

Lutoslawski Overture for string orchestra
BERLIN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by ARTHUR GRUBER (gramophone record) Martinu Barcarolle
IRIS LOVERIDGE (piano)
Schoenberg Dreimal tausend Jahre: THE GREGG SMITH SINGERS (gramophone record)
Hindemith Horn Concerto DENNIS BRAIN
PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA conducted by THE COMPOSER (gramophone record)
Messiaen Cinq rechants JOHN ALLDIS CHOIR directed by JOHN ALLDIS (gramophone record)
Shostakovich String Quartet No 4
GARRIELI QUARTET
Rubbra Prelude and Fugue on a theme of Cyril Scott PETER COOPER (piano) (gramophone record) Howells Sonata
.JANET HILTON (clarinet)
KEITH SWALLOW (piano)
Prokofiev Symphony No 6. in E flat minor: Moscow radio symPHONY ORCHESTRA, conducted by GENNADI ROZHDESTVENSKY (gramophone record)

Contributors

Conducted By:
Arthur Gruber
Unknown:
Martinu Barcarolle
Piano:
Iris Loveridge
Piano:
Schoenberg Dreimal
Singers:
Gregg Smith
Directed By:
John Alldis
Unknown:
Cyril Scott
Piano:
Peter Cooper
Unknown:
Howells Sonata
Conducted By:
Gennadi Rozhdestvensky

Dramatic Oratorio in three acts Libretto by THOMAS MORELL Music by Handel
(gramophone records)
Composed in 1749, Theodora, was one of Handel's last dramatic works, and one for which the composer had special affection. The story which tells of a Christian martyr who died in Antioch during the persecution of the Emperor Diocletian, inspired some of Handel's finest music.
Cast in order of singing:
AMOR ARTIS CHORALE
ENGI.ISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by JOHANNES SOMARY The scene is set in Antioch during the reign of the Emperor Diocletian between AD 284 and 345. Act 1
3.10' Handel the melodist
A talk by SIR ANTHONY LEWIS.
3.25* Theodora Acts 2 and 3

Contributors

Unknown:
Thomas Morell
Conducted By:
Johannes Somary
Talk By:
Sir Anthony Lewis.

Direct from the Royal Albert Hall London

Andre Tchaikowsky (piano) Serenata of London, director Emanuel Hurwitz

Purcell Fantasias in 5, 6 and 7 parts for strings

Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 3, in G major; Piano Concerto No 1, in D minor; Brandenburg Concerto No 4, in G major

Contributors

Pianist:
Andre Tchaikowsky
Musicians:
Serenata of London
Musical Director:
Emanuel Hurwitz

Part 2
MARY THOMAS (soprano) THE FIRES OF LONDON conductor Peter Maxwell Davies of whom SIR GEORG SOLTI says:
I'urcen/Maxwell
Davies Fantasia on one note (first performance); Fantasia in four parts: Two Pavanes
Maxwell Davies Revelation and Fall

Contributors

Conductor:
Peter Maxwell Davies
Unknown:
Sir Georg Solti
Unknown:
Davies Fantasia

by JEREMY SEABROOK and MICHAEL O'NEILL with The gossiping women of Apollo House. London, SE15 are delighted when fat old Lill wins 1100 at Bingo. But the lady has her problems when they suggest what she should do with it. Then, there's that other nuisance, her backward son, Gary.
Producer RICHARD WORTLEY

Contributors

Unknown:
Jeremy Seabrook
Unknown:
Michael O'Neill
Producer:
Richard Wortley
' Bingo Lill ':
Diana Olsson
Kath:
Anne Jameson
Joyce:
Miriam Margolyes
Mavis:
Diana Bishop
Madge:
Sheila Grant
Rose:
Jane Knowles
Maureen:
Maggie Don
Janice:
Maggie Don
Gary:
David Howe
Tom:
John Hollis
Lynn:
Jean Rogers
Bingo Caller:
David Valla
Bus Conductor:
David Valla
Psychiatric Social Worker:
Eva Stuart
Tina:
Eva Stuart
First Boy:
Anthony Barnett
Second Boy:
Tony Lawson
Third Boy:
Judy Bennett
Barry:
Judy Bennett
Sandra:
Judy Bennett

A continuing series of choral and orchestral programmes of British music - of all periods, but mostly of this century. JANET CRAXTON (oboe) with the STRINGS OF THE
BBC SCOTTISH SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA leader TOM ROWLETTE conducted by GEORGE MALCOLM
Malcolm Arnold Oboe Concerto
11.20* Elgar Serenade in E minor
11.33* Arnold Cooke Oboe Concerto

Contributors

Leader:
Tom Rowlette
Conducted By:
George Malcolm
Composer:
Malcolm Arnold
Composer:
Arnold Cooke
Composer:
Edward Elgar
Oboe:
Janet Craxton
Orchestra:
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

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