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Handel Concerto Grosso in A. Op 6 No 11: ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, COnducted by RAYMON LEPPARD
7.23* Mozart Divertimento in E Bat (K 289): NETHERLANDS WIND ENSEMBLE, COnducted by EDO DE WAART
7.39* Haydn Symphony No 39. in G minor
PHILIMRMONIA HUNGARICA conducted by ANTAL DORATI gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Raymon Leppard
Conducted By:
Antal Dorati

Donizetti Ballet music (The Siege of Calais)
PHILIIAnMONIA ORCHESTRA conducted by ANTONIO DEALMEIDA
8.14* Chopin Fantasy In P minor: VLADIMIR ASHKENAZY
8.28* Nielsen Flute Concerto: FRANTZ LEMSSER DANISH RADIO SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA, conducted by HERBERT BLOMSTEDT
8.46* Johann Strauss Delirlen-Walz: VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by HERBERT VON KARAJAN: records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Antonio Dealmeida
Unknown:
Vladimir Ashkenazy
Unknown:
Frantz Lemsser
Conducted By:
Herbert Blomstedt
Conducted By:
Johann Strauss
Conducted By:
Herbert Von

Alessandro Scarlatti (1660-1725) was the most celebrated opera composer of his day, and has often been described as the founder of the Neapolitan school. But his output is more diverse than his reputation would suggest. Sinfonia No 2, in D
HANS-MARTIN LINDE (flute) MAURICE ANDRÉ (trumpet) ZURICH COLLEGIUM MUSICUM conducted by PAUL SACHER Aria: GiA il sole dal Gange: JANET BAKER (mezzo-sop), ACADEMY OF ST MARTIN-IN-THE-FIELDS, conducted by NEVILLE MARRINER
Aria: Ombre opache MAX VAN EGMOND (bar) LEONHARDT CONSORT Toccata in A: BOB VANASPEREN
(harpsichord) Aria: Sento nel core
JANET EAKER (meZZO-SOp)
ACADEMY OF ST MARTIN-IN-THE-FIELDS, conducted by NEVILLE MARRINER
Cantata: Su le sponde del Tebro: JUDITH BLEGEN
(soprano), GERARD SCHWARZ (trumpet), COLUMBIA CHAMBER ENSEMBLE, conducted by GERARD SCHWARZ : records

Contributors

Unknown:
Alessandro Scarlatti
Flute:
Hans-Martin Linde
Conducted By:
Paul Sacher
Unknown:
Janet Baker
Conducted By:
Neville Marriner
Harpsichord:
Bob Vanasperen
Unknown:
Janet Eaker
Conducted By:
Neville Marriner
Soprano:
Judith Blegen
Soprano:
Gerard Schwarz
Conducted By:
Gerard Schwarz

A series always containing a first broadcast NEIL MACKIE (tenor)
NICHOLAS HOOPER (guitar) TUNNELL PIANO TRIO
Dowland Come again, sweet love; I saw my lady weep; What if I never speed?
Richard Stoker Trio No 2 Buxton Orr The Ballad of Mr and Mrs Discobbolos (both first broadcasts)
Beethoven Trio in E flat major. Op 70 No 2

Contributors

Guitar:
Nicholas Hooper
Unknown:
Richard Stoker
Unknown:
Mrs Discobbolos

direct from St John 's, Smith Square, London Joaquin Achucarro (piano)
Bach Prelude and Fugue in F sharp minor (The 48 Preludes and Fugues Book 2)
Brahms Sonata in F minor, Op 5
(Repeated: Thurs 10.0 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
St John
Unknown:
Brahms Sonata

BBC NORTHERN IRELAND
ORCHESTRA conductor ERIC WETHERELL Johann Strauss Overture: The Gypsy Baron
Britten Matinées musicales Lanner Die Romantiker
ElgarThe Wand of 'Youth: Suite No 1
Chabrier Danse slave (Le roi malgré lui)

Contributors

Conductor:
Eric Wetherell
Conductor:
Johann Strauss
Unknown:
Chabrier Danse

Vivaldi Magnificat (rv 610) MARGARET MARSHALL and FELICITY LOTT (sopranos) LINDA FINNIE (contralto) ANTHONY ROLFE JOHNSON (tenor)
JOHN ALLDIS CHOIR, ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, COnducted by VITTORIO NEGRI C. P. E. Bach Cello Concerto in A: LYNN HARRELL ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by PINCHAS ZUKERMAN
Purcell Ode: Yorkshire Feast: PAUL ESSWOOD (counter-tenor)
IAN PARTRIDGE (tenor) MICHAEL GEORGE (bass) DAVID THOMAS (bass)
CHOtR OF THE COLLEGIATE
CHURCH OF ST MARY IN WARWICK, LA GRANDE ÉCURIE ET LA CHAMBRE DU ROY conducted by JEAN-CLAUDE MALGOIRX

Contributors

Unknown:
Margaret Marshall
Contralto:
Linda Finnie
Tenor:
Anthony Rolfe Johnson
Tenor:
John Alldis
Unknown:
Lynn Harrell
Conducted By:
Pinchas Zukerman
Unknown:
St Mary
Conducted By:
Jean-Claude Malgoirx

The final 1980 T. S. Eliot Memorial Lecture, given at the University of Kent at Canterbury by Anthony Burgess
4: The Novel as Music
'The future of the. novel as an art form depends upon whether it can learn from an art that's all language and no content — that is. music.' followed by an interlude

Contributors

Unknown:
T. S. Eliot
Unknown:
Anthony Burgess

conducted by Wolfgang Sawallisch direct from the Royal Festival Hall. London
This is the orchestra's first visit to Britain since 1936 and forms part of their 80th Anniversary European Tour. The Austrian composer Gottfried von Einem's ' Ludi Leo poldini ' was commissioned by the City of Vienna for the Anniversary and was given its first performance in Berlin on 12 October.
Mozart Symphony No 36, in c (Linz) (K 425)
Gottfried von Einem Ludi Leopoldini: variations on a theme by Emperor Leopold I (1640-1705) (first UK performance)

Contributors

Conducted By:
Wolfgang Sawallisch
Unknown:
Ludi Leo

One of the last of this year's major music festivals is that in Barcelona, which continues until 31 October. Bernard Levin reports not only on the musical performances, but also on the other artistic pleasures of Spain's second city.

Contributors

Unknown:
Bernard Levin

Last of four short stories by ALBERT CAMUS , translated by JUSTIN O'BRIEN The Guest
1 That man's stupid crime revolted him. but to. hand him over was contrary to honour. Merely thinking o." it made him smart with humiliation. And he cursed at one and the same time his own people who had sent him this Arab and the Arab too who had dared to kill and not managed to get away. Read by Michael Jayston Producer MAURICE LEITCH

Contributors

Stories By:
Albert Camus
Unknown:
Justin O'Brien
Read By:
Michael Jayston
Producer:
Maurice Leitch

This time a programme of very early music, introduced by Clive Bennett
PHYLLIS BRYN-JULSON (Sap) NEIL JENKINS (tenor)-
STEPHEN VAROOE (baritone) JOHN CONSTABLE (piano) NONA LIDDELL (violin)
JOAN ATHERTON (Violin) DONALD MCVAY (Viola)
CHRISTOPHER VAN KAMPEN (cello)
Wolkennacht, for baritone and piano
Hochsommernacht, for soprano, tenor and piano Rondo, for string quartet

Contributors

Duced By:
Clive Bennett
Duced By:
Phyllis Bryn-Julson
Baritone:
Stephen Varooe
Viola:
Donald McVay
Cello:
Christopher van Kampen

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