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Weber Overture: Der Freischutz
BBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by Colin Davis
7.16* Dohnanyi Variations on a Nursery Song
Julius Katchen (piano)
London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Sir Adrian Boult
7.40* Michael Haydn Symphony No 33, in A
Little Orchestra of London, conducted by Leslie Jones
(records)
(Stereo)

Contributors

Musicians:
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Conductor:
Colin Davis
Pianist:
Julius Katchen
Muscians:
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor:
Sir Adrian Boult
Musicians:
Little Orchestra of London
Conductor:
Leslie Jones

Berlioz Overture: The Corsair LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by COLIN DAVIS
8.15* Salieri Concerto in c, for flute, oboe and orchestra
RICHARD ADEXEY , JAMES BROWN ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by RICHARD BONYNGE
8.35 Elgar Nursery Suite
ROYAL LIVERPOOL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, conducted by SIR CHARLES GROVES : records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Colin Davis
Unknown:
Richard Adexey
Unknown:
James Brown
Conducted By:
Richard Bonynge
Conducted By:
Sir Charles Groves

led by colin SAUER conducted by NORMAN DEL MAR IONA BROWN (violin) a concert from the Stroud Festival last October
Mozart Symphony No 32, in G (K 318)
David Matthews Sinfonia
Bruch Violin Concerto No 1, in G minor BBC Bristol

Contributors

Unknown:
Colin Sauer
Conducted By:
Norman Del Mar
Violin:
Iona Brown
Unknown:
David Matthews Sinfonia

(soprano) and Mstislav Rostropovlch (piano) Mussorgsky Peasant's Lullaby; Savishna
Prokofiev The little green grove;
Katerina Stravlnsky Spring: The cloister;
Russian Maiden's Song (sung in Russian)
(Austrian Radio recording of part of a recital from the 1975 Salzburg Festival)

Contributors

Piano:
Mstislav Rostropovlch
Unknown:
Katerina Stravlnsky

Jean Francaix Cassation for three orchestras (first performance)
MOZARTEUM ORCHESTRA conducted by LEOPOLD HAGER
(Austrian Radio recording of part of a concert from the 1975 Salzburg Festival)

Contributors

Conducted By:
Leopold Hager

Written for a play which folded after four weeks' run, Elgar's highly acclaimed incidental music was his largest work for the stage. In this, the first complete recording, VERNON HANDLEY conducts the LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA With soloists VALERIE MASTERSON and DEREK HAMMOND-STROUD .
Act I and Act II (first part)

Contributors

Unknown:
Vernon Handley
Soloists:
Valerie Masterson
Soloists:
Derek Hammond-Stroud

PARK LANE MUSIC PLAYERS conducted by EDWIN ROXBURGH SUSAN BRADSHAW (piano)
Dominic Muldowney Driftwood to the Flow
Adam Gorb A Pianist's Alphabet (first broadcast performance)
Pawlu Grech Differentiations

Contributors

Conducted By:
Edwin Roxburgh
Piano:
Susan Bradshaw
Piano:
Dominic Muldowney
Unknown:
Adam Gorb
Unknown:
Pawlu Grech

Dr Everett Helm , the American composer and musicologist, talks about Collecting Old Music.
(Everett Helm's personal reminiscences o/ Darius Milhaud : 8 April)

Contributors

Unknown:
Dr Everett Helm
Unknown:
Darius Milhaud

with David Munrow
Mercury and Jupiter. the smallest and largest of the planets, characterised In mythology and astrology and expressed in music by Couperin, Philidor and Hoist.

Contributors

Unknown:
David Munrow

Work and Training
8.30 Going Solo
Seven programmes on running your own business.
7: Any Questions?
BILL PERRY and DEREK JONES pro- vide the answers to listeners' queries arising from the series. Series producer GORDON HUTCHINGS
Book 95p, from bookshops
7.0 Teaching Politics
Eight programmes on political education presented by JONA- THAN BROWN.
7: The Programme for Political Education
An examination and progress report on a major project in political education.
Book £ 1.35, from bookshops

Contributors

Unknown:
Bill Perry
Unknown:
Derek Jones
Producer:
Gordon Hutchings
Unknown:
Than Brown.

direct from the Free Trade Hall, Manchester FELICITY PALMER < soprano) NORMA ntocTER (contralto) PETER PEARS (tenor)
MALCOLM KING (bass-baritone) MANCHESTER GRAMMAR SCHOOL BOYS CHOIR director RICHARD SINTON
BBC NORTHERN SINGERS. chorus-master STEPHEN WILKINSON
BBC SINGERS, director JOHN POOLE BBC NORTHERN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, leader BARRY GRIFFITHS conductor RAYMOND LEPPARD Part 1
Haydn Mass in 8 flat (Harmoniemesse)

Contributors

Soprano:
Felicity Palmer
Bass-Baritone:
Malcolm King
Director:
Richard Sinton
Chorus Master:
Stephen Wilkinson
Director:
John Poole
Leader:
Barry Griffiths

by Alee Clifton-Taylor
The . angel roofs ' of the East Anglian churches are among the glories of medieval English architecture. At the age of 18, Alec Clifton-Taylor saw his first flying angels ' in a church at March in Cambridgeshire. From this experience sprang a life-long addiction to church visiting and eventually the writing of his most recent book English Parish Churches" as Works of Art. (Preview: page 13)

Contributors

Unknown:
Alee Clifton-Taylor
Unknown:
Alec Clifton-Taylor

Lives ef the English Peets Passages from the Life of Richard Savage read by STEPHEN MURRAY
Dr Johnson's devastating and poignant account of a brilliant man whose negligence, ill-luck and ' disregard for the common maxims of life ' cancelled out all his talents.
Readings selected and produced by STUART CRIFFITHS

Contributors

Read By:
Stephen Murray
Produced By:
Stuart Criffiths

Portrait of a playwright by ANTHONY CURTIS
Sir Terence Rattigan looks back over 40 years of playwriting from French without Tears to Cause Célèbre. with contributions from
PEGGY ASHCROFT , ALAN AYCKBOURN MICHAEL COVENEY , ROLAND CULVER JOHN GlELGUD , HAROLD HOBSON
ROGER MACHELL , KENNETH MORE SHERIDAN MORLEY
LAURENCE OLIVIER , T. C. WORSLEY and EMLYN WILLIAMS
Producer CHRISTOPHER VENNING
(Terence Ratliqan 's Cause Célèbre: R4 next Sun 2.30 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Anthony Curtis
Unknown:
Sir Terence Rattigan
Unknown:
Peggy Ashcroft
Unknown:
Alan Ayckbourn
Unknown:
Michael Coveney
Unknown:
Roland Culver
Unknown:
John Glelgud
Unknown:
Harold Hobson
Unknown:
Roger MacHell
Unknown:
Kenneth More
Unknown:
Sheridan Morley
Unknown:
Laurence Olivier
Unknown:
T. C. Worsley
Unknown:
Emlyn Williams
Producer:
Christopher Venning
Unknown:
Terence Ratliqan

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