The first of eight programmes marking the 30th anniversary of the tragically early death of the pianist Dinu Lipatti , includes several of his own compositions.
Chopin Nocturne in D flat, Op 27 No 2: DINU LIPATTI
8.10* Lipatti Movement from Suite: Tzigane
CLUJ-NAPOCA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by EMIL SIMON
8.17* Sonatina for left hand: THE COMPOSER (piano)
8.25* Brahms Eight Waltzes from Op 39
NADIA BOULANGER and DINU LIPATTI (pianos)
8.34* Lipatti Sinfonia Concertante, for two pianos and strings: SOFIA COSMA, CORNELIU GHEORGHIU CLUJ-NAPOCA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, conducted by EMIL SIMON : records
Listeners' record requests Wagner Huldigungs marsch: LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, conducted by MAREK JANOWSKI
9.10* Corelli, arr Barbirolli Oboe Concerto
EVELYN ROTHWELL , HALLE ORCHESTRA, conducted by SIR JOHN BARBIROLLI
9.20* Dvorak Sonatina in G.OplOO: JOSEF SUK (violin) ALFRED HOLECEK (piano)
9.40* Howells Hymnus Paradisi: HEATHER HARPER (sop), ROBERT TEAR (tenor) BACH CHOIR, CHOIR OF KING'S COLLEGE, CAMBRIDGE NEW PHILHARMONIA
ORCHESTRA, conducted by SIR DAVID WILLCOCKS
with Michael Oliver
Sweet Music in Langham Place: some memories of the Queen's Hall, London, ' that rare thing, a successful concert hall '.
(Repeated: Wed 2.0 pm)
conducted by SEIJI OZAWA MARTHA ARGERrCH (piano)
Lyadov The Enchanted Lake
Prokofiev Piano Concerto No 3
11.55* Interval Reading
12.0* Concert, Part 2 Boulez Rituel
Pt 3 Janacek Sinfonietta
(WCRB recording from Boston Symphony Transcription Trust)
Large Choirs (1)
Hungary: vox HUMANA; UK: BATH COLLEGE OF HIGHER EDUCATION choir; West Germany: CATHEDRAL CHOIR or TRIER; Yugoslavia: JOZA VLAHOVIC STUDENTS' CHOIR; Finland: OPERA festival CHOIR. Introduced by Bernard Keeffe
(In association with EBU)
First of three programmes NASH ENSEMBLE
Faure Piano Quartet No 1, in c minor
Caplet Conté fantastique
2.25* Interval Reading
2.35* Recital, Part 2
Faure Piano Quartet No 2. in G minor
(Day of Peace)
Opera in one act (1934-5) Libretto by JOSEF GREGOR and STEFAN ZWEIG
The subject is the coming of peace to a besieged town at the end of the 30 Years' War.
BBC NORTHERN SINGERS
ROYAL MANCHESTER COLLEGE OF MUSIC CHOIR
BBC NORTHERN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, conducted by EDWARD DOWNES
In the last of three programmes, Hans Molden hauer, curator of the Archives which house most of Webern's manuscripts. discusses with Clive Bennett the propriety of performing the music Webern left unpublished.
Suite: Cyrano de Bergerac: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Vaclav Smetacek: record
A biography written and narrated by David Cohen Behaviourism, the form of psychology invented by J. B. Watson , seeks to account for behaviour in terms of life experiences. Yet it is a paradox that this form of psychology fails to account even for the life of Watson himself.
Why did this rebellious man take so long to confront scientific orthodoxy? How was Watson, after he was sacked from academic life, able to become the guru of Madison Avenue, transforming the then primitive practice of advertising into the image-orientated demigod of today?
Producer DAVID PATERSON
Last in the series, introduced by Richard Graves CYNTHIA GLOVER (soprano) and WYNFORD EVANS (tenor) with DAVID PETTIT (piano), sing settings from the Strand Musical Magazine, Melody and a duet from Exeter Hall (a magazine of sacred music).
by GABRIEL JOSIPOVICI with Paul Scofield
Rome's great poet-historian, coerced by Caesar Augustus to relinquish his ambition of becoming a philosopher in Athens, is returning to Rome with the Emperor when he is taken ill at Brindisi. The year is 19 bc.
As he lies in his room in the royal palace with the casket in which is the manuscript of the almost finished Aeneid, he meditates on his earlier writings, his successes and his failures, his virtues and his betrayals.
Music by JONATHAN HARVEY played by SEBASTIAN BELL Directed by GUY VAESEN
asSoloistandConductor A concert given earlier this evening at the Royal Festival Hall, London
Philharmonia Orchestra leader CARL PINI
Bcolhoven Overture: Leonora No 3
Mozart Piano Concerto No 12. in A major (K 414)
Part 2 Sibelius
Symphony No 5. in E flat
(Given in association with the House of du Maurier)
by Christopher Bigsby
A series of six Gothic fantasies.
Read by Stephen Moore
Two songs with viola, Op 91: Gestillte Sehnsucht; Geistliches Wiegenlied
JESSYE NORMAN (meZZO-SOp) ULRICH VON WROCHEM (viola) GEOFFREY PARSONS (piano) gramophone record
ALBERT FERBER plays Barcarolle No 2, in G, Op 41 gramophone record