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Record requests to celebrate International Music Day
Johann Strauss Waltz: Memories of Covent Garden
VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by WILLI BOSKOVSKY
7.13* Busoni Elegy: Turandots Frauengemach
MARTIN JONES (piano)
7.17* Dvorak String Quartet in F, Op 96 (American) JANACEK QUARTET
7.44* Britten The Prince of the Pagodas: Act 2 Scene 2
ORCHESTRA OF THE ROYAL OPERA
HOUSE, COVENT GARDEN conducted by THE COMPOSER

Contributors

Unknown:
Johann Strauss
Conducted By:
Willi Boskovsky

Part 2
Glinka Capriccio brillante, on the theme La jota aragonesa USSR SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by EVGENY SVETLANOV
8.15* Liszt Les cloches de Génève (Annees de pèlerinage, Book 1)
FRANCE CLIDAT (piano)
8.21* Bizet Symphonic Suite: Roma
CITY OF BIRMINGHAM SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA conducted by LOUIS FRÉMAUX

Contributors

Conducted By:
Evgeny Svetlanov
Piano:
France Clidat
Conducted By:
Louis Frémaux

Istvan Lang Concerto buccolico (first broadcast in this country)
Bartok Suite: The Miraculous Mandarin
FERENC TARJANI (horn), HUNGARIAN RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by GÉZA OBERFRANK (Hungarian Radio recording)

Contributors

Horn:
Ferenc Tarjani
Conducted By:
Géza OBErfrank

DIANA CROCKFORD (soprano) ALISON GORDON (piano)
Schumann Mit Myrthen und Rosen: Die Soldatenbraut
Schubert Die junge Nonne (D 828); Fruhlingsglaube (D 686) Dvorak Gypsy Songs, Op 55

Contributors

Soprano:
Diana Crockford
Piano:
Alison Gordon

YOSSI ZIVONI (violin)
BBC WELSH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by URl SEGAL
Dvorak Legends, Op 59: No 2, in c: No 4, in c: No 8. in F
1.23* Mozart Violin Concerto No 5. in A (K 219)
1.55* Mendelssohn Symphony No 3, in A minor (Scottish)

Contributors

Violin:
Yossi Zivoni
Conducted By:
Url Segal

from Peterborough Cathedral
Introit: Jesu, the very thought of thee (Bairstow)
Versicles and Responses (Mark Brittain )
Psalms 6. 7, 8 (Ouseley, Camidge, Vann)
Lessons: Ecclesiasticus 36, vv 1. 2. 12-17; 2 Corinthians 8, vv 1-15
Office hymn: Christ, the fair glory (EH 242)
Canticles (Francis Jackson in G minor)
Anthem: Let all mortal flesh keep silence (Bairstow) Master of the Music
STANLEY VANN
Assistant ANDREW NEWBERRY

Contributors

Unknown:
Mark Brittain
Unknown:
Francis Jackson

Language and Communication
6.30 New series Wegweiser
A second stage course In German to follow Kontakte.
Twenty programmes based on recordings with German people.
1: Wie heissen Siet
Introduced by GABI ENGLET and JURGEN ANDERSEN
Script by DAVID SHOTTER
Series producer RODNEY MANTLE
Book 1 £1.00. Record 1 £1.40, Cassette 1 £2.48: from bookshops
7.0 New series Ensemble
A 24-part French course for beginners on radio and television. with on-the-spot radio recordings.
1: Qui est-cet Qu'est-ce que c'est?
With CATHERINE GRAHAM , ELMA SOIRON and YVES LOISEL Script by JOHN ROSS
Series producer ALAN WILDING
(Television programmes: Tuesday 6.40 pm BBC2; Wednesday
12.5 pm; Sunday 10.30 am BBC1)
Book 1 £1.30, Record 1 £1.73, Cassette 1 £2.81. Tutor's Notes 1 £1.00, from bookshops

Contributors

Introduced By:
Gabi Englet
Unknown:
Jurgen Andersen
Script By:
David Shotter
Producer:
Rodney Mantle
Unknown:
Catherine Graham
Unknown:
Elma Soiron
Unknown:
Yves Loisel
Script By:
John Ross
Producer:
Alan Wilding

(The Marriage of Figaro) An opera in four acts
Libretto by LORENZO DA PONTE Music by Mozart (sung in Italian)
A story about masters and their servants, and the complications arising out of their relationships with one another.
CHORUS OF VIENNA STATE OPERA chorus-master
WALTER HAGENGROLL VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by HERBERT VON KARAJAN
(Austrian Radio recording from this year's Salzburg Festival)
9.10* A Question of Class?
BERNARD WILLIAMS, Knight-bridge Professor of Philosophy at the University of Cambridge, discusses the social and emotional complexities of Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro.
9.30* Le nozze di Figaro Acts 3 and 4

Contributors

Unknown:
Lorenzo Da Ponte
Chorus-Master:
Walter Hagengroll Vienna
Conducted By:
Herbert von Karajan

BBC Radio 3

About BBC Radio 3

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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