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Schubert Overture: Fierabras
VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by ISTVAN KERTESZ
7.14* Saint-Saens Piano Concerto No 2, in G minor
ARTHUR RUBINSTEIN PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA
- conducted by EUGENE ORMANDY
7.38* Grieg, orch Hans Sitt Four Norwegian Dances
ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by RAYMOND LEPPARD gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Istvan Kertesz
Unknown:
Arthur Rubinstein
Conducted By:
Eugene Ormandy
Unknown:
Hans Sitt
Conducted By:
Raymond Leppard

Beethoven Overture: Leonora No 2: CLEVELAND ORCHESTRA conducted by GEORGE SZELL
8.20* Giuliani Guitar Concerto in A: JULIAN BREAM
MELOS ENSEMBLE
8.44* Mendelssohn Intermezzo and Wedding March (A Midsummer Night's Dream) BAVARIAN RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, conducted by RAFAEL KUBELIK : records

Contributors

Conducted By:
George Szell
Conducted By:
Rafael Kubelik

Balakirev and Borodin
Borodin Quintet in c minor MEMBERS OF THE VIENNA OCTET Walter Panhoffer (piano) Anton Fietz (violin)
Wilhelm Hiibner (violin)
Gunther Breitenbach (viola) Ferenc Mihaly (cello)
9. 26* Borodin For the shores of your far-off native land NICOLAI GHIAUROV (baSS)
ZLATINA GHIAUROV (piano)
9.31* Balakirev Oriental Fantasia: Islamey
ALFRED BRENDEL (piano): records

Contributors

Piano:
Walter Panhoffer
Violin:
Anton Fietz
Violin:
Wilhelm Hiibner
Viola:
Gunther Breitenbach
Cello:
Ferenc Mihaly
Bass:
Nicolai Ghiaurov
Piano:
Alfred Brendel

Last of five programmes of first broadcasts of works by composers under 35. The last programme of the series was recorded in the King's Hall, University of Newcastle.
Ffeter Aviss Three Cavalier Songs, for tenor and piano
Neil Courtney Three pieces for violin and clarinet
Derek Bourgeois Clarinet Sonata
Julia Usher Byzantine Mosaics and Asolando, for flute
Neil Courtney Three Words-worth Lyrics, for tenor and ensemble
STUART KALE (tenor) CYRIL GELL (piano)
ANGELA MALSBURY (clarinet) DAVID PETTIT (piano) NEIL MACKIE (tenor) with MEMBERS OF THE
NORTHERN SINFONIA ENSEMBLE BBC Manchester

Contributors

Piano:
Neil Courtney
Piano:
Cyril Gell
Clarinet:
Angela Malsbury
Piano:
David Pettit

Work and Training
6.30 Nation at Work
Thils week PETER HOBDAY takes a took at the City - its various financial activities, its skills and traditions, and its contribution to Britain's economy - bearing in miJfd the criticism and concern that have led to a committee of inquiry being set up under Sir Harold Wilson.
7.0 The Welfare Network
JOHN HAMSON , Director of Social Services in Devon, introduces the fourth programme' in a series about the co-ordination and integration of our health. education and social services.

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Hobday
Unknown:
Sir Harold Wilson.
Unknown:
John Hamson

2: The 200 Days
The idea of an independent Albania was the cherished plan of two Austrian foreign ministers whose motives were not particularlycreditable.
In the second of two talks, Professor Sir Cecil Parrott , diplomat, historian and frequent traveller in Central Europe, gives a fresh account of the brief and unhappy reign of William of Wied, King of Albania...

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Cecil Parrott

Part 2
Mendelssohn Songs without Words: No 25, in G major; No 14, in c minor; No 34, in c major; No 18, in A flat major; No 10, in B minor; No 29, in A minor
Schumann Etudes symphoniques (including the posthumously published variations)

Christopher Ricks , critic and Professor of English Literature at Cambridge University, comments on the development and achievement of America's best known living poet on the occasion of his 60th birthday,

Contributors

Unknown:
Christopher Ricks

A concert presented by Radio 3 in the Great Hall of the University of Leeds, in association with the 1976 Leeds Festival ERICH GRUENBERG (violin) PETER HILL (piano)
LEEDS FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA led by PETER MOUNTAIN conducted by LIONEL FRIEND
Charles Ives A set of pieces for theatre or chamber orchestra: In the cage; In the inn; In the night
Carl Ruggles Angels
Nicholas Sackmah Ellipsis (Leeds Festival commission: first performance) (Peter Hill , piano)
10.48* Interval Reading
10.45* Music in Our Time Part 2 Zsolt Durko
Turner Illustrations , for violin and 14 instruments (BBC commission: first performance)
Aaron Copland Nonet for strings

Contributors

Violin:
Erich Gruenberg
Conducted By:
Lionel Friend
Conducted By:
Charles Ives
Unknown:
Carl Ruggles Angels
Unknown:
Nicholas Sackmah Ellipsis
Piano:
Peter Hill
Unknown:
Zsolt Durko
Unknown:
Turner Illustrations
Unknown:
Aaron Copland

BBC Radio 3

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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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