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A weekly series of pieces based on all kinds of dance forms, including this week Britten's Suite from Rossini: Soirees musicales, excerpts from Walton's Facade, the Arcadian Songs and Dances by Virgil Thomson , the Tango by Albeniz and Bartok's Six Romanian Folk Dances: records

Contributors

Unknown:
Virgil Thomson

Haydn Symphony No 86, In D MENUHIN FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA conducted by YEHUDI MENUHIN
9.34* Patrick Hadley The Hills FELICITY PALMER (SOp), ROBERT TEAR (tenor), CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY MUSICAL SOCIETY CHORUS
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by PHILIP LEDGER
10.12* Delius To be sung of summer night on the water ROBERT TEAR (tenor)
CHOIR OF KING'S COLLEGE, CAMBRIDGE, conducted by PHILIP LEDGER : records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Yehudi Menuhin
Conducted By:
Patrick Hadley
Unknown:
Hills Felicity Palmer
Conducted By:
Philip Ledger
Tenor:
Robert Tear
Conducted By:
Philip Ledger

Part 2 Smetana Symphonic Poem: Vltava
Chaminade Concertino for flute and orchestra
Bartok Suite: The Miraculous Mandarin
(Part of a concert recorded in the City Hall, Newcastle, on 2 July during the Newcastle Festival 1976) BBC Scotland

Giles Brindley , Professor of Physiology at London University and Honorary Director of the Medical Research Council's Neurological Prostheses Unit. introduces his personal choice of records.

Contributors

Unknown:
Giles Brindley

Mozart Piano Sonata in A (K331) ROSEMARIE WRIGHT (piano) Haydn Symphony No 53, in D (L'Impe>iale)
Reger Variations on a theme of Mozart: BBC WELSH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, conductor
BORIS BROTT. BBC Wales

Contributors

Piano:
Rosemarie Wright
Conductor:
Boris Brott.

The Complete Musician
The career of Sir George Hen schel (1850.1934), composer, conductor, pianist, singer, writer, translator, and gramophone recording artist, described by Jerrold Northrop Moore: records

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir George Hen
Unknown:
Jerrold Northrop

Eight programmes written and presented by Ian McIntyre
2: Ties as Lipht as Air -the American British Heritage Speakers: SIDNEY AHLSTROM HARRY ALLEN , BERNARD BAILYN
AI,FRED CHANDLER. RONALD DWORKIN LORD HAILSHAM. ROBERT HANDY ELIZABETH HARDWICK
HAROLD LANGLEY
WARREN NUTTER , EUGENE ROSTOW ARTHUR SCHLESINGER JR. FRANK THISTI. ETHWAITE and ROBIN WINKS Producer MICHAEL MASON (First broadcast on R4)

Contributors

Presented By:
Ian McIntyre
Unknown:
Sidney Ahlstrom
Unknown:
Harry Allen
Unknown:
Bernard Bailyn
Unknown:
Fred Chandler.
Unknown:
Ronald Dworkin
Unknown:
Elizabeth Hardwick
Unknown:
Harold Langley
Unknown:
Warren Nutter
Unknown:
Eugene Rostow
Unknown:
Arthur Schlesinger
Unknown:
Frank Thisti.
Producer:
Michael Mason

direct from the Royal Albert Hall CSABA ERDELYI
(viola) , THE NATIONAL YOUTH ORCHESTRA OF GREAT BRITAIN conductor David Atherton Part 1
Janacek Sinfonietta
Walton Viola Concerto

Contributors

Unknown:
Albert Hall
Viola:
Csaba Erdelyi
Conductor:
David Atherton

Part 2 Sibelius
Symphony No 1, in E minor
(David Atherton broadcasts by permission of the General Administrator of Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. The National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain broadcasts in association with Lloyds Bank) Part 2 of this concert will be shown on BBC1 on Sun 22 Aug

Contributors

Unknown:
David Atherton

Second of seven programmes in which H. C. Robbins Land on takes a look at the state of music in Europe in the year of the American War of Independence and examines each of the main European cultures in turn.
. S: France
(A broadcast version of the 1975 Mellon Lectures given at the National Gallery of Art, Washington DC)

First of four programmes to include English songs: in the first two, some of the songs from the 12 sets of English Lyrics by Sir Hubert Parry (1848-1918), and songs by Brahms, sung in new English translations by LESLIE MINCHIN. WENDY EATHORNE (SOpranO) GEOFFREY PRATLEY (piano)
Parry My true love has my heart: Why art thou slow?
Brahms My love is as fresh as the lilac tree (Meine Liebe ist griin)
Parry My heart Is like a singing bird
Brahms The serenade (Standchen, Op 106 No 1)
Parry A stray nymph of Dian; Armida's garden; On a time; Dream pedlary; The sound of hidden music
(Companion programme: next Sat. Wendy Eathorne in music by Henze: Thurs 10.30 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Hubert Parry
Unknown:
Leslie Minchin.
Piano:
Geoffrey Pratley
Unknown:
Wendy Eathorne

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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