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Brahms Academic Festival Overture VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by SIR JOHN BARBIROLLI

7.17* Mozart Concert Rondo in E flat (k 371): ALAN CIVIL (horn) ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by RUDOLF KEMPE

7.24* Schubert Symphony No 5, in B flat BERLIN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by KARL BOHM

(gramophone records)

Liszt Hungarian Rhapsody No 1 NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC
ORCHESTRA conducted by LEONARD BERNSTEIN
8.18* Glazunov Violin Concerto in A minor: josef sivo
SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA conducted by HORST STEIN
8.38* Copland Four Dance Episodes (Rodeo): LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, conducted by THE COMPOSER: records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Leonard Bernstein
Conducted By:
Horst Stein

Not a word. 0 my love. Op 6 No 2: None but the lonely heart. Op 6 No 6
NICOLAI GHIAUROV (bass)
ZLATINA GHIAUROV (piano)
9.13* Concert Fantasy, Op 56 PETER KATIN (piano)
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by SIR ADRIAN BOULT gramophone records

Contributors

Bass:
Nicolai Ghiaurov
Conducted By:
Sir Adrian Boult

conducted by KERRY WOODWARD Jannequin Le chant des oyseaux (Rgveillez-vous)
Seiber Three Nonsense Songs
Mozart Two Canons: Bona nox (K 561); Ave Maria (K 554)
Wilbye Draw on, sweet night; Stay, Corydon; Sweet honey-sucking bees

Contributors

Conducted By:
Kerry Woodward

from the North
CAROLINE CRAWSHAW (soprano) HERBERT WHONE (Violin) KEITH SWALLOW (piano)
KEITH JARVIS (organ of the Town Hall, Huddersfield)
Frank Bridge Organ Pieces: Andante con moto (Book 2); Allegro comodo (Book 1); Andantino (Book 2)
11.0* Hoist Four Songs for voice and violin. Op 35
11.9* Delius Sonata No 2, for violin and piano
11.21* E. J. Moeran Four Shakespeare Songs
11.28* Frank Bridge Organ Pieces: Allegro ben moderato (Book 2); Allegro grazioso (Book 1); Allegro marziale (Book 1)

Contributors

Violin:
Herbert Whone
Violin:
Keith Swallow
Piano:
Keith Jarvis
Piano:
E. J. Moeran

ANDRE TCHAIKOWSKY (piano)
BBC NORTHERN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA , leader BARRY GRIFFITHS conducted by GAETANO DELOCU
Schoenberg Verklarte Nacht
12.8* Mozart Piano Concerto No 21, in c major (K 467)
12.38* Bartok Dance Suite

Contributors

Leader:
Barry Griffiths
Conducted By:
Gaetano Delocu
Conducted By:
Schoenberg Verklarte Nacht

Mayumi Fujikawa (violin) Michael Roll (piano)
Schubert Duo in A major(D 574) Beethoven Sonata in c minor, Op 30 No 2
(A public concert from St John's. Smith Square, London.
SW1. Tickets 50p at the door) (Repeated: Friday, 9.10 pm)

Contributors

Violin:
Mayumi Fujikawa
Piano:
Michael Roll

The third in a series of six programmes in which the BBC NORTHERN SINGERS conductor STEPHEN WILKINSON give two performances of a contemporary choral work introduced by the composer, who contrasts it with a choral classic of his choice
Today Christopher Brown introduces his Hodie Salvator apparuit and Bach's Komm, Jesu, komm

Contributors

Conductor:
Stephen Wilkinson
Unknown:
Christopher Brown

from Queen's College, Oxford played by JAMES DALTON anon Upon la mi re
Gibbons Fantasia in four parts Blow A double verse
Bach Prelude and Fugue in f minor (bwv 534)
Barber Variations on Wondrous Love
Messiaen Les anges (La nativity du Seigneur); Transports de joie (L'Ascension)

Contributors

Played By:
James Dalton

JOHN FOSTER AND SON LTD
BLACK DYKE MILLS BAND conductor ROY NEWSOME
Roger Payne Overture: Lambert s Leap (first performance) Denis Wright Trio Concerto
Bantock Symphonic Prelude: Prometheus Unbound

Contributors

Conductor:
Roy Newsome
Conductor:
Roger Payne
Unknown:
Denis Wright

A two-part sequence of music for the early evening LONDON STUDIO STRINGS leader REGINALD LEOPOLD conducted by DOUGLAS ROBINSON and ERIC WETHERELL
BBC NORTHERN IRELAND
ORCHESTRA leader MAURICE CAVANAGH conducted by KENNETH ALWYN and FRANK CLIFF with artists on records
Producer MONICA COCKBURN

Contributors

Leader:
Reginald Leopold
Conducted By:
Douglas Robinson
Conducted By:
Eric Wetherell
Leader:
Maurice Cavanagh
Conducted By:
Kenneth Alwyn
Conducted By:
Frank Cliff
Producer:
Monica Cockburn

6.30 Power to the People
Five documentaries on community action compiled and presented by JEREMY SEABROOK 3: York 2000
' York is a very good community - and within it there are small communities that are very close. A Ring Road would break up these communities irrevocably.'
7.0 Music in the Theatre Indefatigable Tunesmiths
PETER TRANCHELLmoves from the period between the two great wars, when Gershwin and Kern began the real boom in American musicals, to the 20s' and 30s' productions of Coward and Novello.

Contributors

Presented By:
Jeremy Seabrook

CZABA ERDELYI (viola)
CITY OF BIRMINGHAM
SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA leader JOHN BRADBURY conductor louis FREMAUX Part 1 Berlioz
Symphony: Harold in Italy
8.10* Byron's Hebrew Melodies Written and narrated by CAROLE ROSEN. with Martin Jarvis as Lord Byron
In 1814 Isaac Nathan , a young Jewish musician, commissioned Byron to write lyrics on Biblical themes for setting them to ' authentic Hebrew melodies.' The result is an interesting sidelight on the Bvronic canon. Isaac Nathan ......... SAM DASTOR with STEPHEN THORNE
DAVID SINCLAIR and JULIE HALLAM Music illustrations sung by CAROLE ROSEN. accompanied by PAUL HAMBURGER (piano)
Producer JOHN THEOCHARIS
8.35* Byron Anniversary Concert Part 2 Tchaikovsky Manfred Symphony

Contributors

Leader:
John Bradbury
Unknown:
Carole Rosen.
Unknown:
Martin Jarvis
Unknown:
Isaac Nathan
Unknown:
Isaac Nathan
Unknown:
Sam Dastor
Unknown:
Stephen Thorne
Unknown:
David Sinclair
Unknown:
Julie Hallam
Sung By:
Carole Rosen.
Accompanied By:
Paul Hamburger
Producer:
John Theocharis

Presented by John Maddox

Professor Sir Edward Bullard of the Department of Geodesy and Geophysics at Cambridge University talks about how the Plate theory developed as an explanation of the movement of the continents.

Sir Alan Cottrell looks back at his time as Chief Scientific Adviser to the Government.

Professor Harry Elliot at the Department of Physics, Imperial College of Science and Technology, London University, describes the design of a new space experiment to study high energy X-rays, recently discovered in the solar system.

Contributors

Presenter:
John Maddox
Speaker:
Sir Edward Bullard
Speaker:
Sir Alan Cottrell
Speaker:
Professor Harry Elliot
Producer:
Michael Bright

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