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Auric Ouverture
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by ANTAL DORATI
7.12* Saint-Saens Piano Concerto No 3, in E flat
ALDO CICCOLINI (piano) THE PARIS ORCHESTRA conducted by SERGE BAUDO
7.42* Poulenc Suite fran├žaise
THE PARIS ORCHESTRA, conducted by GEORGES PRETRE : records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Antal Dorati
Piano:
Aldo Ciccolini
Conducted By:
Serge Baudo
Conducted By:
Georges Pretre

Spohr Nonet in r major
MEMBERS OF THE VIENNA OCTET
8.34* Pleyel Sinfonia Concertante in b flat
ISAAC STERN (violin)
PINCHAS ZUKERMAN (Viola)
ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by DANIEL BARENBOIM gramophone records

Contributors

Violin:
Isaac Stern
Viola:
Pinchas Zukerman
Conducted By:
Daniel Barenboim

Gustav Holst
Hymn of the Travellers (from the Third Group of the Rig Veda): Purcell Singers
Osian Ellis (harp)
9.9* Chamber Opera: Savitri Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
Robert Tear (tenor)
Thomas Hemsley (bass)
Purcell Singers, English Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Imogen Holst: Records

Contributors

Mezzo-Soprano:
Janet Baker
Harp:
Osian Ellis
Conducted By:
Imogen Holst

The last of five programmes String Quintet in c (K 515) AMADEUS STRING QUARTET Norbert Brainin (violin) Siegmund Nissel (violin) Peter Schidlof (viola) Martin Lovett (cello) with CECIL ARONOWITZ (viola)

Contributors

Violin:
Norbert Brainin
Viola:
Peter Schidlof
Cello:
Martin Lovett
Viola:
Cecil Aronowitz

leader ARTHUR LEAVINS conductor ASHLEY LAWRENCE
A light music programme emphasising work by living British composers.
David Morgan Overture for a Festive Occasion
Percy Grainger My Robin is to the greenwood gone
Peter Hope Kaleidoscope Gareth Walters Sinfonia Breve Elgar Sursum corda
Bryan Kelly Four Realms Suite

Contributors

Leader:
Arthur Leavins
Conductor:
Ashley Lawrence
Unknown:
David Morgan
Unknown:
Percy Grainger

Test Match Special England v
The West Indies at The Oval
Ball-by-ball commentary by JOHN ARLOTT , TONY COZIER , BRIAN JOHNSTON , DON MOSEY Comments and summaries by TREVOR BAILEY and FRED TRUEMAN Scorer BILL rindall

Contributors

Unknown:
John Arlott
Unknown:
Tony Cozier
Unknown:
Brian Johnston
Unknown:
Trevor Bailey
Unknown:
Fred Trueman

Leisure and Recreation
C.40 Reading for Pleasure
DENIS NORDEN talks about some of his favourite books.
7.0 Special Report
MAUREEN GALVIN visits the play-group at Richmond Adult College.
7.10 Listen Here
BRUCE COLE considers the differing demands made on us by music. Series producers DAVID EPPS and JOHN BOUNDY

Contributors

Talks:
Denis Norden
Unknown:
Bruce Cole
Producers:
David Epps
Producers:
John Boundy

Verdi: Falstaff A lyric opera in three acts direct from the Royal Albert Hall Libretto by ARRIGO BOITO after SHAKESPEARE. A concert performance sung in Italian by the Scottish Opera
SCOTTISH OPERA CHORUS director JOHN CURRIE
SCOTTISH NATIONAL ORCHESTRA leader EDWIN PALING ,conductor Alexander Gibson Act 1

Contributors

Unknown:
Albert Hall
Unknown:
Arrigo Boito
Director:
John Currie
Leader:
Edwin Paling
Conductor:
Alexander Gibson

Can the educational needs of the Indian villager be met by a technological fix? In two days' time. a satellite that has been relaying TV directly into 2,400 outlying villages will move on, ending a year-long test of education by satellite.
Peter Dannheisser - Senior Research Officer with the IBAassesses how well the Indian experiment has worked and what it means for other countries,

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Dannheisser

The poems In
I Finnegans Wake with introduc. tions and com
: mentaries.
Last of three programmes written and produced by TERENCE TILLER
Narrator David Lloyd James Reader DENIS MCCARTHY
Poems on pages 175, 371-3, 383, and 398-9 of the British edition. (Joyce and Music: 16 August)

Contributors

Narrator:
Terence Tiller
Narrator:
David Lloyd James
Reader:
Denis McCarthy

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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