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Rimsky-Korsakov Suite: Le coq d'or: PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA conducted by EUGENE ORMANDY
8.30* Rachmaninov Scherzo for orchestra
USSR SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by EVGENY SVETLANOV
8.36* Rachmaninov Caprice bohemien: LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, conducted by EDO DEWAART : records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Eugene Ormandy
Conducted By:
Evgeny Svetlanov
Conducted By:
Edo Dewaart

Introduced by John Lade
Building a Library: Rossini's The Barber of Seville bf RICHARD OSBORNE
Recent orchestral records: reviewed by ROBERT MAYCOCK

Contributors

Introduced By:
John Lade
Unknown:
Robert Maycock

Hans-Hubert Schbnzeler , the conductor. talks about Ten Centuries: One Melody - i.e. the long history of a Czech tune, ' Hospodine Pomiluj Ny '.

Contributors

Unknown:
Hans-Hubert Schbnzeler
Unknown:
Hospodine Pomiluj

' must show the English what a blessing they have in God Save the King.' (Beethoven's d.ary)
A variety of disguises for the National Anthem by Beethoven, Haydn (Symphony No 98), Debussy (Hommage as S. Pickwick , Esq). Paganini, Charles Ives , Weber and Donizetti, patriotically presented by CHRISTOPHER hogwood. Gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
S. Pickwick
Unknown:
Charles Ives

Felicity Lane Fox , journalist and Vice-President of the Central Council for the Disabled, says: ' In all the struggles of life. disabled people should try not to take themselves too seriously. The ability to see the funny side must be preserved. People, friends, music, wit and laughter keep me going.' Her choice of records includes KATULEEN FERRIER singing Gluck's ' What is life to me without thee? ', the kneller HALL TRUMPETERS playing Jeremiah Clarke 's Trumpet Voluntary, and ' WHISPERING ' smith performing ' When the Red. Red Robin '.

Contributors

Unknown:
Felicity Lane Fox
Unknown:
Katuleen Ferrier
Unknown:
Jeremiah Clarke

This week a programme of music by Schubert
Overture: Rosamunde: Berlin PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, COnducted by yehudi menuhin (rus Berlin recording)
Three songs: Lied der Anne Lyle ; Der blinde Knabe; Ellens zweiter Gesang: Elizabeth gale (sop) and PAUL HAMBURGER (piano)
Elizabeth Gale also reads in English the poems which Schubert set in German. Symphony No 9, in c: LONDON PHILHARMONICORCHESTRA. conducted by sir ADRIAN BOULT : record Introduced by Hugh Wood

Contributors

Unknown:
Yehudi Menuhin
Unknown:
Anne Lyle
Piano:
Elizabeth Gale
Unknown:
Sir Adrian Boult
Introduced By:
Hugh Wood

Liszt and his Pupils
JERROLD NORTHROP MOORE diScusses the informal piano classes of Liszt's last years, and plays gramophone records by pupils including Lamond. Friedheim, d'Albert, Rosenthal, Sauer and Weingartner.

Contributors

Unknown:
Jerrold Northrop Moore

This week:
Robert Kee (in the Chair) with MARGARET DRABBLE , EDWARD LUCIE-SMITH and ALEXANDER WALKER Producer PATRICIA BRENT

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Kee
Unknown:
Margaret Drabble
Unknown:
Edward Lucie-Smith
Unknown:
Alexander Walker
Producer:
Patricia Brent

An opera in three acts
Libretto by WILLIAM BRYDEN after ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON Music by Robin Orr
A Scottish Opera production direct from the Theatre Royal, Glasgow
SCOTTISH OPERA CHORUS chorus-director JOHN CURRIE SCOTTISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA leader JOHN TUNNELL conducted by RODERICK BRYDON Producer TOBY ROBERTSON Act 1

Contributors

Unknown:
William Bryden
Unknown:
Robert Louis Stevenson
Music By:
Robin Orr
Unknown:
John Currie
Leader:
John Tunnell
Conducted By:
Roderick Brydon
Producer:
Toby Robertson

A selection of recent and unpublished work by TOM BUCHAN , CATHERINE LUCY CZER -KAWSKA, DOUGLAS DUNN , ALASDAIR MACLEAN. JOHN PURSER , JENNIFER RANKIN and MICHAEL SCHMIDT Producer STEWART CONN

Contributors

Unknown:
Tom Buchan
Unknown:
Catherine Lucy Czer
Unknown:
Douglas Dunn
Unknown:
Alasdair MacLean.
Unknown:
John Purser
Unknown:
Jennifer Rankin
Unknown:
Michael Schmidt
Producer:
Stewart Conn

14 Sept 1885-16 Oct 1975
A memorial programme of records made by the Italian conductor in the 1950s.
Rossini Overture: La Cenerentola (mono)
GLYNDEBOURNE FESTIVAL
ORCHESTRA
Bizet Suite: Jeux d'enfants
ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
Haydn Symphony No 60. in c (11 distratto) (mono)
GLYNDEBOURNE FESTIVAL
ORCHESTRA

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