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Australia v England
Commentary from Melbourne on the final hour of the first day's play in the Third Test Match by CHRISTOPHER MARTIN-JENKINS, ALAN MCGILVRAY and GRAHAM DAWSON, with summaries by LINDSAY HASSETT and BOBBY SIMPSON

Contributors

Unknown:
Christopher Martin-Jenkins
Unknown:
Alan McGilvray
Unknown:
Graham Dawson
Unknown:
Lindsay Hassett
Unknown:
Bobby Simpson

Faurfi Fantaisie in G, for piano and orchestra ALICIA DE LARROCHA
LONDON PHILHARMONIC
ORCHESTRA, conducted by RAFAEL FRUHBECK DE BURGOS
7.31* Novak Slovak Suite BRNO STATE PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, conducted by KAREL SEJNA : records

Contributors

Unknown:
Faurfi Fantaisie
Conducted By:
Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos
Conducted By:
Karel Sejna

Eigar Overture: Cockaigne (In London Town)
LONDON PHILHARMONIC
ORCHESTRA, conducted by SIR GEORG SOLTI
8.20 Coleridge-Taylor On-away! Awake, beloved! (Hiawatha's Wedding Feast)
RICHARD LEWIS (tenor)
PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA conducted by SIR MALCOLM SARGENT
8.26* Gustav Holst Double Concerto
EMANUEL HURWITZ and KENNETH SILLITO (violins) ENGLISH CHAMBER
ORCHESTRA, conducted by IMOGEN HOLST
8.42* Coates Fantasy: The Three Bears
NEW PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA, conducted by SIR ADRIAN BOULT : records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Sir Georg Solti
Conducted By:
Sir Malcolm Sargent
Unknown:
Emanuel Hurwitz
Violins:
Kenneth Sillito
Conducted By:
Imogen Holst
Conducted By:
Sir Adrian Boult

Beethoven
Overture: The Consecration of the House
PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA conducted by OTTO KLEMPERER
Piano Concerto No 5, in E flat (Emperor) (mono) EDWIN FISCHER , BERLIN
PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by WILHELM FURTWANGLER : records

Contributors

Piano:
Otto Klemperer
Unknown:
Edwin Fischer
Conducted By:
Wilhelm Furtwangler

This is the title used by Zdenek Fibich for a large collection of poetic piano miniatures, strongly auto-biographical in content.
Piano and chamber music of an intimate, poetic character has been a speciality of Czech composers since the dawn of the Romantic period and several were pioneers in the field. Taking Fibich's title this series of six programmes surveys the repertoire.
Tomasek Two Eclogues
Dussek Sonata in F sharp minor. Op 61 (Etegie harmonique)
Smetana Memories of Bohemia, Op 12
Fibich Moods, Impres. sions and Memories (selection) gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Zdenek Fibich

This week's programme includes music of a cheer
"ful nature, with two comedy suites by Martinu, Dvorak's Humoresque in a variety of guises, a visit to Strauss's Cheerful Workshop, Musique de Joye of 1550, and songs from the Comedian Harmonists, introduced by Christopher Hogwood : records

Contributors

Introduced By:
Christopher Hogwood

DINAH HARRIS (soprano) JUDITH NELSON (soprano)
JEAN-CLAUDE ORLIAC (tenor) WYNFORD EVANS (tenor)
STEPHEN ROBERTS (baritone) MONTEVERDI CHOIR
ENGLISH BAROQUE SOLOISTS leader SIMON STANDAGE Continuo:
MARILYN SANSOM (cello)
MICHAEL LEWIN (arch-lute) MALCOLM HICKS (organ) conductor
JOHN ELIOT GARDINER
HandelChandos Anthem No 10: The Lord is my Light

Contributors

Soprano:
Judith Nelson
Baritone:
Stephen Roberts
Leader:
Simon Standage
Cello:
Marilyn Sansom
Cello:
Michael Lewin
Unknown:
Malcolm Hicks
Conductor:
John Eliot Gardiner

A conversation about some of the ways the common legal tradition of Britain and the United States has worked out in two different societies-one with and one without a written constitution and a Bill of Rights - between Lord Searman, Lord of Appeal, and Archibald Cox , Professor of Law at Harvard University and a Special Prosecutor in the Watergate affair until sacked by President
Nixon. Producer
ANTHONY MONCRIEFF (Recorded in Cambridge, USA)

Contributors

Unknown:
Archibald Cox
Producer:
Anthony Moncrieff

(clarinet)
Mozart Trio in E flat (K 498): PATRICK IRELAND (Viola), STEPHEN
BISHOP-KOVACEVICH (piano) Mendelssohn Konzertstiick No 2, in D minor
Weber Grand Duo Concertante: DAVID LLOYD (piano): records

Contributors

Viola:
Patrick Ireland
Piano:
Mendelssohn Konzertstiick

BARRY WILDE (violin) NORTHERN SINFONIA
ORCHESTRA, led by clive LANDER. conducted by WALTER SUSSKIND
Britten Simple Symphony Honegger Pastorale d'été Spohr Violin Concerto No 8, in A minor
Wagner Siegfried Idyll BBC Manchester

Contributors

Conducted By:
Walter Susskind

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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