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Orchestral music hy Liszt and Grieg: and to celebrate the anniversary of Rachmaninov's birth, some early records of him playing three of his piano transcriptions. gramophone records

i Edited and introduced by John Lade
Building a Library: Vivaldi's
The Seasons, by Stephen DODGSON.
Recent records of choral music and song reviewed by ROBERT HENDERSON.
Producer ARTHUR JOHNSON

Contributors

Introduced By:
John Lade
Unknown:
Stephen Dodgson.
Reviewed By:
Robert Henderson.
Producer:
Arthur Johnson

Monteverdi Lagrime d'amante al sepolero dell' amata SCHUTZ CONSORT conducted by ROGER NORRINGTON Schjitz Motets: Quid commisisti. Ego sum tui: Ego eniminique egi: SCHÜTZ CHOIR OF LONDON conducted by ROGER NORRINGTON gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Monteverdi Lagrime
Conducted By:
Roger Norrington
Conducted By:
Roger Norrington

The Tyne
The 20th century has been less than kind to Tyneside and many of the traditional occupations. crafts and small industries are fast disappearing. In the first of three programmes Tish Faith takes a trip along the river to discover exactly how the inhabitants of Tyneside are trying to preserve their local heritage.

Contributors

Unknown:
Tish Faith

For Christmas Humphreys, oc, who for many years before his retirement was one of the permanent judges at the Central Criminal Court, music has always occupied an important place in his philosophy. Today he introduces his personal choice of records.

Beethoven Overture: Fidelio
PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA conducted by OTTO KLEMPERER (gramophone record)
Beethoven Horn Sonata in r, Op 17: BARRY TUCKWELL (horn) MAUREEN JONES (piano)
(Ascona Festival recording by courtesy of Swiss Radio)
Schubert Symphony No 5, in B flat: BAVARIAN RADIO SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA conducted by KARL BÖHM
(Bavarian Radio recording)
Bach Suite No 6. in D (bwv 1012) PAUL TORTELIER (Cello)
(Ascona Festival recording by courtesy of Swiss Radio)

Contributors

Conducted By:
Otto Klemperer
Unknown:
Beethoven Horn Sonata
Horn:
Barry Tuckwell

Alexander Walker (in the Chair), talks with William Feaver , Gillian Reynolds and Christopher Ricks
Producer LEONIE COHN

Contributors

Unknown:
Alexander Walker
Unknown:
William Feaver
Unknown:
Gillian Reynolds
Unknown:
Christopher Ricks
Producer:
Leonie Cohn

David Sanger at the organ of the Royal Festival Hall, London
Bach Prelude and Fugue in D (bwv 532); Three Chorale Preludes from the Eighteen: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland (Bwv 659); Trio: Allein Gott in der Hoh' sei Ehr' (bwv 664); Jesus Christus, unser Heiland (bwv 665)
Durufle Suite, Op 5
( Part of a recital given in November 1976)

Contributors

Unknown:
David Sanger

1917-1963
Simon Trussler re-assesses the plays of John Whiting , whose early work he considers among ' the most considerable bodies of dramatic writing of any post-war playwright.' and looks at Whiting's theatre as conscious art in search of a public. He is joined by ANTHONY CURTIS and DAVID JONES in a studio discussion chaired by HALLAM TENNYSON , of this highly original, enigmatic playwright, who has remained virtually unperformed since his death.
Producer ANTHONY VIVIS
(Conditions of Agreement by John Whiting is The Monday Play on Radio 4 at 7.20 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Simon Trussler
Unknown:
John Whiting
Unknown:
Anthony Curtis
Unknown:
David Jones
Unknown:
Hallam Tennyson
Producer:
Anthony Vivis
Unknown:
John Whiting

On the continent as well as in Britain musicians continue to experiment with fusions of popular styles. Tonight Derek Jewell introduces the music of one of the most brilliant exponents of ' fusion the Scandinavian band led by TERGE RYTDAL. There are more songs from GINO VANELLI. together with the new work of ART GAR-FUNKEL and PRISM: records

Contributors

Introduces:
Derek Jewell

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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