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Elgar Chanson de matin
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by SIR ADRIAN BOULT
7.8* Grainger Clog Dance (Handel in the Strand); Walking; Knight and Shepherd's daughter: DANIEL ADNI (piano)
7.18* Malcolm Arnold Guitar Concerto: JULIAN BREAM
THE MELOS ENSEMBLE OF LONDON conducted by THE COMPOSER
7.45* Eric Coates London Again Suite
ROYAL LIVERPOOL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, conducted by SIR CHARLES GROVES gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Elgar Chanson
Conducted By:
Sir Adrian Boult
Guitar:
Malcolm Arnold
Conducted By:
Sir Charles Groves

Schumann Overture: Julius Caesar VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by SIR GEORG solti
8.13* Liszt Piano Concerto No 2. in A
ALFRED BRENDEL LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by BERNARD HAITINK
8.34' Dvorak Symphonic variations on an original theme LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by ISTVAN KERTESZ gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Sir Georg Solti
Conducted By:
Bernard Haitink
Conducted By:
Istvan Kertesz

Purcell Sonata No 3. in A minor iz 804
C. P. E. Bach Trio-Sonata in D minor (Wq 145)
J. S. Bach Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue for harpsichord (BWV 903)
Couperin La Francoise (Les Nations
(From the Library Theatre. Bradford. One of a series of concerts promoted by Metropolitan Bradford Libraries in association with the BBC. This concert also in association with Yorkshire Arts Association and Air Anglia)
BBC Manchester

TARU VALJAKKAi soprano) HEIKKI TOIVANAN (bass)
AUSTRIAN RADIO SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA conducted by LEIF SEGERSTAM Part 1 Shostakovich
Symphony No 14, Op 135, for soprano, bass and chamber orchestra
12.5* Interval Reading
12.10* Concert Part 2 Scriabin
Symphony No 3, in c (The Divine Poem) Op 43
(Austrian Radio recording)

Contributors

Conducted By:
Leif Segerstam

Domenico Scarlatti and C. P. E. Bach are among the few composers to have set to music liturgical texts already given imposing settings by their illustrious fathers. Today and tomorrow afternoon - records of the Stabat Maters by Alessandro and Domenico Scarlatti. Alessandro Scarlatti Stabat Mater: MIRELLA FRENI (soprano)
TERESA BERGANZA (meZZO-Sop)
PAUL KUENTZ CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by CHARLES MACKERRAS : record

Contributors

Unknown:
Domenico Scarlatti
Soprano:
Teresa Berganza
Unknown:
Paul Kuentz
Conducted By:
Charles MacKerras

GERHARD OPPITZ (piano)
GERMAN YOUTH PHILHARMONIC
ORCHESTRA conducted by ELIAHU INBAL Beethoven Symphony No 2
Ravel Concerto for piano (left hand) and orchestra
(SFB Berlin recording of part of a concert given at the Berlin Festival 1977)

Contributors

Conducted By:
Eliahu Inbal

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The Wider World
6.30 Who Cares about The Commonwealth?
3: Towards ' Proper Living
Introduced by MICHAEL STEPHENS , a former Secretary of the Commonwealth Broadcasting Association.
7.0 The School Years
Nine programmes tracing the child's development from five to 16.
Introduced by ANNE JONES
1: Settling in to Infants School Starting full-time schooling is one of the most important transitions a child has to make. How ready is the average five-year-old for this?
With DR PENELOPE LEACH and DRS JOHN AND ELIZABETH NEWSON Series Droducer DENNIS Simmons

Contributors

Introduced By:
Michael Stephens
Introduced By:
Anne Jones
Unknown:
Dr Penelope Leach
Unknown:
Elizabeth Newson
Unknown:
Droducer Dennis Simmons

direct from the Royal Albert Hall , Gluck:
Orfeo ed Euridiee An opera in three arts
Libretto by RANIERO DE'CALZABIGI Orfeo
Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
Euridiee Jill Gomez (soprano) Amor Elizabeth Gale (soprano) BBC Singers director JOHN POOLE
BBC Symphony Orchestra led by MAURICE BRETT conducted by Christopher Seaman Act 1

Contributors

Unknown:
Albert Hall
Mezzo-Soprano:
Janet Baker
Soprano:
Euridiee Jill Gomez
Soprano:
Elizabeth Gale
Director:
John Poole
Unknown:
Maurice Brett
Conducted By:
Christopher Seaman

A special edition of The Arts Worldwide from America, in which Sonia Beesley reports on Sarah Cald well, founder of the Boston Opera, and first woman to conduct at the Metropolitan Opera House in New York.

Contributors

Unknown:
Sonia Beesley
Unknown:
Sarah Cald

Early in 1914 Ida Herz , to escape her bourgeois upbringing, decided to realise her dream of becoming a book-seller - in Nuremberg, her home town. From there she gravitated to one of the most famous bookshops of the time - Joseph Baer and Co in Frankfurt am Main.
(13 August: Nuremberg, a personal memoir)

Contributors

Unknown:
Ida Herz
Unknown:
Joseph Baer

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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