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Tchaikovsky Cossack Dance (Mazeppa)
CINCINNATI SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, conducted by ERICH KUNZEL 7.9* Chopin Two
Nocturnes, Op 62
VLADIMIR ASHKENAZY (piano)
7.22* Rachmaninov
Symphonic Dances, Op 45 PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA. conducted by EUGENE ORMANDT
8.0 News
8.5 Dvorak Slavonic
Dances, Op 46 Nos 2, 4 and 6 AMSTERDAM CONCERTGEBOUW ORCHESTRA, conducted by BERNARD HAITINK
8.20* Chausson Piano Quartet in A, Op 30
RICHARDS PIANO QUARTET
Producer GRAHAM SHEFFIELD gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Eugene Ormandt
Unknown:
Dvorak Slavonic
Conducted By:
Bernard Haitink
Producer:
Graham Sheffield

Falla
Harpsichord Concerto in D (mono)
THE COMPOSER (harpsichord) MARCEL MOYSE (Bute)
GEORGES BONNEAU (oboe) EMILE GODEAU (clarinet)
MARCEL DARRIEUX (violin) AUGUSTE CRUQUE (cello) Psych6 (mono)
LEILA BEN SEDIRA (SOpranO) PIERRE JAMET INSTRUMENTAL QUINTET
Fantasia Baetica
ALICIA DE LARROCHA (piano) Producer PETER TANNER gramophone records

Contributors

Oboe:
Georges Bonneau
Clarinet:
Emile Godeau
Violin:
Marcel Darrieux
Soprano:
Leila Ben Sedira
Producer:
Peter Tanner

(soprano), with JOHN MCCABE (piano) Richard Rodney Bennett Fantasy for piano John Joubert The Turning Wheel (first broadcast) BBC Birmingham VHF only

Contributors

Piano:
John McCabe
Piano:
Richard Rodney Bennett
Piano:
John Joubert

leader BARRY WILDE conducted by JEAN-BERNARD POMMIER (who is also soloist in the Concerto) Haydn Symphony No 7, in c major (Le midi) Roussel Sinfonietta Mendelssohn Piano Concerto No 2. in D minor. BBC Manchester VHF only

Contributors

Leader:
Barry Wilde
Conducted By:
Jean-Bernard Pommier

GYÖRGY PAUK (violin) PETER FRANKL (piano) JANET HILTON (clarinet) arr Orszagh Hungarian Folk Songs transc Gertler Sonatina arr Zathureczky For Children arr Szekely Romanian Dances Contrasts BBC Birmingham VHF only

Contributors

Piano:
Peter Frankl

SEATTLE YOUTH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. conducted by VILEM SOKOL Respighi The Pines of Rome Rachmaninov Symphony No 2, in e minor George Rochberg Transcendental Variations, for strings (first broadcast) Tchaikovsky Overture: 1812 (Seattle Youth Symphony Orchestra recording) VHF only

Contributors

Conducted By:
Vilem Sokol

with Michael Scott Much of tonight's programme is chamber music, ending with Mendelssohn's Octet, Op 20. at 6.25* Producer MARK ROWLINSON BBC Manchester Executive producer CORDON STEWART VHF only until 6.40

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Scott

Direct from the Royal Albert Hall, London

Peter Frankl (piano) Tamas Vasary (piano) John Chimes (percussion) James Holland (percussion)
BBC Symphony Orchestra, leader Bela Dekany, conductor Gennadi Rozhdestvensky

Glinka Overture: Ruslan and Ludmilla; Dances from A Life for the Tsar

Mozart Concerto in E flat, for two pianos and orchestra (K 365)

(SB The whole of tonight's concert is a simultaneous broadcast with BBC2)

Contributors

Pianist:
Peter Frankl
Pianist:
Tamas Vasary
Percussionist:
John Chimes
Percussionist:
James Holland
Musicians:
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra Leader:
Bela Dekany
Conductor:
Gennadi Rozhdestvensky

Michael Holroyd looks at the early career of Hesketh Pearson as an actor.
Readers Alan Dudley and Nickolas Grace
Producer BRIAN MILLER BBC Bristol

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Holroyd
Unknown:
Hesketh Pearson
Readers:
Alan Dudley
Producer:
Brian Miller

Part 2
Bartok Concerto for two pianos, percussion and orchestra
Johann Strauss Homage to the Russian People; Polka: Nothing (first UK performances)
Johann Strauss , arr Shostakovich Polka:
Excursion Train (first UK performance)
Vincent Youmans , arr Shostakovich Tea for Two (Tahiti Trot)
(first UK performance)

Contributors

Unknown:
Johann Strauss
Unknown:
Vincent Youmans

The final programme In the UK round of the competition. All the winning choirs can be heard, and Bernard Keeffe announces the award for the Best UK Choir of 1981. Adjudicators NOEL cox,
MARTIN DALBY , HUGH KEYTE

Contributors

Unknown:
Bernard Keeffe
Unknown:
Martin Dalby
Unknown:
Hugh Keyte

A story by TOM HOPKINSON , abridged by the author Read by Simon Callow
It really is a masterpiece ... I know of nothing in its field which could be compared to it.
(ARTHUR KOESTLER)
Producer JOHN TYDEMAN

Contributors

Story By:
Tom Hopkinson
Read By:
Simon Callow
Producer:
John Tydeman

Third of ten programmes Reynaldo Hahn was an intimate friend of the Princess Edmond de Polignac (18651943) and Le bal de Beatrice d'Este is dedicated to her. Also entering the picture, Ethel Smyth. Written and narrated by Piers Burton-Page : records

Contributors

Unknown:
Reynaldo Hahn
Unknown:
Ethel Smyth.
Unknown:
Piers Burton-Page

BBC Radio 3

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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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