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Sullivan Overture: lolanthe: PRO ARTE ORCHESTRA conducted by SIR MALCOLM SARGENT
8.13* Geoffrey Toye Waltz: The Haunted Ball-room: NEW PRILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA, conducted by CHARLES GERHARDT
8.21* John Addison Con certo for trumpet, strings and percussion
LEON RAPIER LOUISVILLE ORCHESTRA conducted by JORGE MESTER
8.40* German Welsh Rhapsody: SCOTTISH NATIONAL ORCHESTRA, conducted by SIR ALEXANDER GIBSON gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Sir Malcolm Sargent
Conducted By:
Geoffrey Toye
Conducted By:
Charles Gerhardt
Conducted By:
John Addison Con
Unknown:
Leon Rapier
Unknown:
Louisville Orchestra
Conducted By:
Jorge Mester
Conducted By:
Sir Alexander Gibson

Edited and introduced by John Lade
Building a Library: Bach's solo Cello Suites, by ROBERT DONINGTON.
New orchestral records, reviewed by NOEL GOODWIN Producer ARTHUR JOHNSON

Contributors

Introduced By:
John Lade
Unknown:
Robert Donington.
Reviewed By:
Noel Goodwin
Producer:
Arthur Johnson

Copland Four Dance Episodes (Rodeo): DALLAS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, conducted by EDUARDO MATA
10.35* transc Respighi Ancient Airs and Dances BOSTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by SEIJI OZAWA
11.5* Dvorak Cello Concerto: PAUL TORTELIER LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by ANCRE PREVIN from 10.35

Contributors

Conducted By:
Seiji Ozawa
Unknown:
Paul Tortelier
Conducted By:
Ancre Previn

The Prudential Cup Final
Ball-by-ball commentary from Lord's.
The commentary team includes: JOHN ARLOTT , BRIAN JOHNSTON , CHRISTOPHER MARTIN-JENKINS, TREVOR BAILEY and FRED TRUEMAN.
Scorer BILL FRINDALL
1.0-1.40 Lunch interval, with News Summary at 1.3* and County Cricket Scores at 1.35

Contributors

Unknown:
John Arlott
Unknown:
Brian Johnston
Unknown:
Christopher Martin-Jenkins
Unknown:
Trevor Bailey
Unknown:
Fred Trueman
Unknown:
Bill Frindall

In the final programme of the series, Lord Weidenfeld looks back over a career which has included an upbringing in Vienna, more than 30 years as a publisher in England and devoted service to the State of Israel. His choice of music reflects, in particular, his love of opera, and includes Richard Mayr as Baron Ochs, and Nicolai Gedda singing Offenbach. gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Mayr
Unknown:
Nicolai Gedda

A weekly discussion on cinema, theatre, books, broadcasting and the visual arts. This week: Alexander Walker (in the Chair), talks with Marghanita Laski. Edward Lucie-Smith and Christopher Ricks. Producer PHILIP FRENCH

Contributors

Unknown:
Alexander Walker
Unknown:
Marghanita Laski.
Unknown:
Christopher Ricks.

Nachtgesang im Walde; Impromptu in E flat (D 899 No 2); Gesang der Geister iiber den Wassern RIAS CHAMBER CHOIR MEMBERS OF THE BERLIN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA ALFRED BRENDEL (piano) gramophone records

Contributors

Piano:
Alfred Brendel

The Virtuoso Oboe Jerrold Northrop Moore discusses with Leon Goossens the evolution of modern oboe playing, and includes illustrations from recordings by JAAP STOTITJN , MARCEL TABUTEAU and HENRI DE BUSSCBER.

Contributors

Oboe:
Jerrold Northrop Moore
Unknown:
Leon Goos
Unknown:
Jaap Stotitjn
Unknown:
Marcel Tabuteau
Unknown:
Henri de Busscber.

playing original recorder music of the 17th and 20th centuries, including two pieces written for him. Jacob van Eyck Engels nachtegaeltje Berlo Gesti Jacob van Eyck Fantasia en echo Louis Andriessen Sweet (Michala Petri playing the Berio and more recorder music: Tuesday 7.30 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Berlo Gesti
Unknown:
Jacob van Eyck Fantasia
Unknown:
Louis Andriessen Sweet

Scientists like to see their researches as ' pure ' investigations into reality, unfettered by ephemeral fashions of society and politics.
Biologist Steve Gould of Harvard University thinks this is a pipe-dream. From his study of theories of evolution Professor Gould questions the innocent objectivity of science. BBC Bristol

Contributors

Unknown:
Steve Gould

The second and final programme based on the famous ' nonsense poems of Christian Morgenstern (1871-1914), in the translation from the German by MAX KNIGHT.
Compiled by ANTON GILL Reader Joe Melia
Morgenstern Joseph Furst Narrator Anthony New-lands. Producer JOHN THEOCHARIS

Contributors

Unknown:
Christian Morgenstern
Unknown:
Max Knight.
Producer:
John Theocharis

In the final programme of the present series, Derek Jewell chooses some vividly contrasting styles from the spectrum of present-day popular music. The harsh urgency of avant-garde rock is represented by THE pop group. Inventive ' fusion ' sounds come from SPYRO GYRA and from a group led by TONY Williams , RICK WAKEMAN plays one of his own compositions. And three Americans, PATTI SMITH , EMMYLOU HAR RIS and JANE OLIVOR show how dissimilar approaches to modern song can be.

Contributors

Unknown:
Derek Jewell
Unknown:
Tony Williams
Unknown:
Rick Wakeman
Unknown:
Patti Smith
Unknown:
Emmylou Har

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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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