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Messager Ballet Suite: The Two Pigeons
ORCHESTRA or THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE, COVENT GARDEN conducted by CHARLES MACKERRAS
7.28* Scharwenka Piano Concerto No 1. in B flat minor EARL WILD
BOSTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by ERICH LEINSDORF

Contributors

Conducted By:
Charles MacKerras
Conducted By:
Erich Leinsdorf

Part 2
Castelnuovo-Tedesco Concerto for two guitars and orchestra SERGIO AND EDUARIIO ABRF.U
ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by ENRIQUE GARCIA ASENSIO
8.25* Respighi Rossiniana VIENNA STATE OPERA ORCHESTRA conducted by ROBERT ZELLER

Contributors

Conducted By:
Robert Zeller

Shostakovich plansShostakovich
Prelude and Fugue in F, Op S7 No 23
9.12* Concertino for two pianos with MAXIM SHOSTAKOVICH
9.22* Song-cycle: From Jewish Folk Poetry with NINA DORLIAK (soprano) ZARA DOLUKHANOVA (contralto) ALEXEI MASLENNIKOV (tenor) gramophone records

Contributors

Tenor:
Alexei Maslennikov

played by Andrew Nenberry at Peterborough Cathedral
Karg-Elert Marche triomphale Howells De Profundis (Psalm Prelude, Set 2 No 1)
Max Keger Dankpsalm. Op 143 No 2
Jehan Alain Choral Phrvgien Percy Whitlock Fanfare BBC Birmingham

Contributors

Played By:
Andrew Nenberry
Unknown:
Max Keger Dankpsalm.

RUTH GEIGER (piano)
BBC SCOTTISH SYMPHONYORCHESTRA leader RAYMOND OVENS conducted by SIMON RATTLE
Haydn Overture: La fedeltà┊ premiata
Mozart Piano Concerto No 22. in r. flat major (K 482)
12.5* Interval Reading
12.10* Midday Concert Part 2
Sibelius Symphony No 7, in Ravel Daphnis and Chloe: Suite No 2
(A public lunchtime concert. recorded in the City Hull. Glasgow on 25 October)

Contributors

Leader:
Raymond Ovens
Conducted By:
Simon Rattle
Unknown:
Ravel Daphnis

A weekly series of recitals given by artists of the younger generation.
Carol Cooper (piano)
Stephen Bennett (clarinet) John York (piano)
Berg Four pieces for clarinet and piano, Op 5
Wellesz Two pieces for clarinet and piano
Reger Romanze in G, for clarinet and piano
Alessandro Scarlatti Toccata in G minor. No 34
Domenico Scarlatti Sonata in B minor (kk 27)
Czerny Variations on ' La Ricordan/.a Schumann Variations on a theme of Clara Wieck (from Sonata in F minor)
Pierre Sancan Toccata
Debussy Premiere rapsodic, for clarinet and piano
Given before an invited audience m the Concert Hall. Broadcasting House, London)

Contributors

Piano:
Carol Cooper
Clarinet:
Stephen Bennett
Piano:
John York
Piano:
Reger Romanze
Piano:
Alessandro Scarlatti Toccata
Unknown:
Clara Wieck
Unknown:
Pierre Sancan

Psalmus Hungaricus
GYÖRGY KORONDI (tenor)
HUNGARIAN RADIO AND TELEVISION
CHOIR
BUDAPEST SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by JÁNOS SÁNDOR
(Part of a concert given at the Csepel Workers' Home on 4 November 1976)
(Recording made available by courtesy of Hungarian Radio)

(d 1778) - Music from Vauxhall Gardens
In 1745 Thomas Arne was appointed composer to the Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens, a position he held for many years.
It was not uncommon for these popular open air concerts to commence with a Symphony: Arne's Fourth Symphony in c minor is arguably his greatest. This evening's selection of Vauxhall songs are among his best but mostly completely unknown.
BOURNEMOUTH SINFONIETTA conducted by KENNCETH MONTGOMERY
Symphony No 4, in c minor gramophone record
WENDY EATHORNE (soprano) SYLVIA EAVES (soprano) MARTYN HILL (tenor)
GORDON HONEY (baritone)
STEPHEN PRESTON (baroque flute) CHRISTOPHER RALL (clarinet) THEA KING (clarinet)
ANTHONY HALSTEAD and WILLIAM CHRISTMAS (natural horns)
SIMON STANDAGE and MONICA HUGGETT (baroque violins)
TREVOR JONES (baroque viola) PETER vel ( bass continuo) ALAN WILSON (harpsichord)
Hunting Scene from Thomas and Sally (1760):Love and Resentment (Cantata); Dirge in Cymbellne: The Lovesick Maid; Phyllis and Damon - a conversation; The Sycamore Shade: Concluding Hunting Piece (Syren 1777)

Contributors

Unknown:
Thomas Arne
Conducted By:
Kennceth Montgomery
Soprano:
Wendy Eathorne
Baritone:
Stephen Preston
Clarinet:
Christopher Rall
Clarinet:
Anthony Halstead
Horns:
Simon Standage
Harpsichord:
Alan Wilson

Nearly one per cent of the population of Britain will suffer from some form of schizophrenia during their lives. Why do people become schizophrenic? Could this illness be caused by changes in the chemistry of the brain? John Maddox examines the biochemical foundations of mental disorders
Producer GEOFF DEEHAN

Contributors

Unknown:
John Maddox
Producer:
Geoff Deehan

A concert recorded earlier this evening at St John's, Smith Square. London
BBC Symphony Orchestra leader BELA DEKANY conducted by Rudolf Barshal
Schubert Symphony No 5, in B flat major
Shostakovich Symphony for string orchestra, orchestrated by Rudolf Barshai from String Quartet No 8

Contributors

Leader:
Bela Dekany
Conducted By:
Rudolf Barshal
Unknown:
Shostakovich Symphony
Unknown:
Rudolf Barshai

The continuing evolution of some well-known British artists is the theme of tonight's look at the world of popular music as Derek Jewell plays from the latest albums of lOcc, based now chiefly on the song-writing talents of ERIC STEWART and GRAHAM GOULDMAN. and CAMEL, who this year have lost another of their long-serving members and composers. PETE BARDENS. JOAN ARMATRADING. coming closer to her peak, is also featured with songs from her new album. To the Limit.

Contributors

Unknown:
Derek Jewell
Unknown:
Eric Stewart
Unknown:
Graham Gouldman.
Unknown:
Pete Bardens.
Unknown:
Joan Armatrading.

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