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anon Music from 17th-Century Hungary
Clemencic Consort directed by Rene‰ Clemencic
7.14* Telemann Concerto Polonaise in B flat
Vienna Capella Academica directed by Eduard Melkus
7.19* Bach Harpsichord Concerto in A (BWV 1055)
Gustav Leonhardt, Leonhardt Consort
7.33* Handel Aria: Die ihr aus dunkeln Gruften
Elisabeth Speiser (soprano) Winterthurer Baroque Quintet
7.37* Zelenka Concerto in G, a 8 concertanti
Camerata Bern, directed by Alexander van Wijnkoop

(gramophone records)
(Stereo)

Contributors

Musicians:
Clemencic Consort
Music Director:
Rene Clemencic
Musicians:
Vienna Capella Academica
Music Director:
Eduard Melkus
Harpsichordist:
Gustav Leonhardt
Musicians:
Leonhardt Consort
Soprano:
Elisabeth Speiser
Musicians:
Camerata Bern
Music Director:
Alexander van Wijnkoop

Beethoven Overture: -Egmont, Op 84: LEIPZIG
GFWANOHAUS ORCHESTRA conducted by KURT MASUR
8.14* Massenet Va! Laisse couler mes larmes (Werther):
FREDERICA VON STADE (mezzo-soprano) LONDON PHILHARMONIC
ORCHESTRA, conducted by JOHN PRITCHARD
8.17* Gounod Ballet music (Faust)
BERLIN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, conducted by HERBERT VON KARAJAN
8.35* Thomas Connais-tu le pays? (Mignon): FREDERICA VON STADE < mezzo-soprano)
LONDON PHILHARMONIC
ORCHESTRA, conducted by JOHN PRITCHARD
8.40* Berlioz Danse des sytphes: Menuet des follets: Marche hongroise (La Damnation de Faust) SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA conducted by ERNEST ANSERMET : records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Kurt Masur
Mezzo-Soprano:
Frederica Von Stade
Conducted By:
John Pritchard
Conducted By:
Herbert von Karajan
Mezzo-Soprano:
Frederica von Stade
Conducted By:
John Pritchard
Conducted By:
Ernest Ansermet

William Boyce
Overture to His Majesty's Birthday Ode. 1769 LAMOUREUX CONCERTS
ORCHESTRA, conducted by SIR ANTHONY LEWIS
Organ Voluntary No 4
ARTHUR WILLS (at the organ of Ely Cathedral)
Anthem: By the waters of Babylon
CHOIR OF ELY CATHEDRAL directed by ARTHUR WILLS GERALD GIFFORD (Organ) Symphony No S, in D MENUHIN FESTIVAL
CRCHESTRA, conducted by YFHUDI MENUHIN : records

Contributors

Unknown:
William Boyce
Conducted By:
Sir Anthony Lewis
Directed By:
Arthur Wills
Directed By:
Gerald Gifford
Conducted By:
Yfhudi Menuhin

joy ROBERTS (soprano)
JENNIFER COULTAS (piano)
Verdi Stornello ; La Zingara
Berg Seven Early Songs
Richard Rodney Bennett A Garland for Marjory Fleming
Walton A song for the Lord Mayor's Table

Contributors

Piano:
Jennifer Coultas
Piano:
Verdi Stornello
Unknown:
Marjory Fleming

conducted by Vilem Tausky

Schubert Overture in C (In the Italian Style)
Mozart Cassation No 2, in B flat (K 99)
Dvorak Legend No 1, in D minor, Op 59
Sibelius, arr Gordon Jacob Ballet music: The Lady of Shallot

(Stereo)

Contributors

Musicians:
BBC Northern Ireland Orchestra
Conductor:
Vilem Tausky

BOURNEMOUTH WIND TRIO
ROSEMARIE WRIGHT (piano) Rameau, arr D. Johnson
Suite Satie Gymnopgdies
Poulenc Trois mouvements perpétuels Barraud Trio
Honegger Sept pieces
Milhaud Suite d'apres Corrette BBC Bristol

Contributors

Piano:
Rosemarie Wright
Unknown:
D. Johnson
Unknown:
Suite Satie Gymnopgdies
Unknown:
Poulenc Trois

Sir Thomas Beecham was born on 29 April 1879. This series commemorates his centenary with a selection from his enormous output of gramophone records and also with recordings from the BBC Sound Archives. Today's programme begins with his first record.
Offenbach The Doll's Song (The Tales of Hoffmann) CAROLINE HATCHARD (SOP) CHORUS AND ORCHESTRA
OF THE BEECHAM LIGHT OPERA COMPANY Delius The Walk to the Paradise Garden (A Village Romeo and Juliet) ROYAL PHILHARMONIC
ORCHESTRA (rec in 1927) Beethoven Piano Concerto No 4. ARTHUR RUBENSTEIN ROYAL PHILHARMONIC
ORCHESTRA (rec in 1947) Sainl-Saens Dance of the Priestesses; Bacchanale (Samson and Delilah) ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA (stereo)
(rec in 1959): records

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Thomas Beecham
Unknown:
Caroline Hatchard

TERESA CAHILL (soprano) IAN PARTRIDGE (tenor) GEOFFREY BUSH (piano) Five Spring Songs
Five English Songs (arr Bush)
A little love-music, for soprano and tenor (first performance)
Three songs of Ben Jonson

Contributors

Soprano:
Teresa Cahill
Tenor:
Ian Partridge
Piano:
Geoffrey Bush

Portraits In Music
In addition to a portrait of MUe Rosa Cannabich bv Mozart and Martinu s Frescos of Piero delta Francesca, Christopher Hogwood unveils a number of strange versions of Mussorgsky's exhibits. gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Rosa Cannabich
Unknown:
Christopher Hogwood

Presented by Jack Brymer Bruno Walter and Myra Hess
The renowned conductor and pianist recorded in 1951 with the NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA at a Carnegie Hall Concert. Brahms Piano Concerto No 2, in B flat (Voice of America recording)
Series producer IAN CARSON BBC Bristol

Contributors

Presented By:
Jack Brymer
Presented By:
Bruno Walter
Presented By:
Myra Hess
Producer:
Ian Carson

Sacra rappresentazione
Libretto after JOHN MILTON by CHRISTOPHER FRY Music by Krzysztof PenderecM
A recording of the world premiere given on 29 November last year at the Chicago Lyric Opera, which had commissioned the work.
Cast in order of singing:
ORCHESTRA AND CHORUS OF CHICAGO LYRIC OPERA conducted by BRUNO BARTOLETTI
9.5* Interval Reading
9.15* Paradise Lost. Pt 2
(Recording made available by courtesy of station WFMT, Chicago)

Contributors

Unknown:
John Milton
Music By:
Krzysztof Penderecm
Conducted By:
Bruno Bartoletti

Introduced by Rodney Milnes
Now what do I do? NATALIE WHEEN investigates the worrying period between a student going out of the conservatory and coming-out as a performer.
Producer DENYS GUEROULT

Contributors

Introduced By:
Rodney Milnes
Unknown:
Natalie Wheen
Producer:
Denys Gueroult

Australia v
England BRIAN JOHNSTON introduces Test Match
Special, with commentary on the last two hours of the first day's play at Sydney
(Commentary bu arrangement with the Australian Broadcasting Commission)

Contributors

Introduces:
Brian Johnston

BBC Radio 3

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