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A French Edition Dukas Overture:
Polyeucle: ROTTERDAM
PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, conducted by DAVID ZINMAN
8.20" Alkan Fantasy In o. Op 41 No 2
PIERRE REACH (piano)
8.25* Poulenc Bucolique; Pastourelle; Matelote provençale: puilharmonia orchestra, conducted by GEORGES PRfcTRE
8.32* Faur6 Après un rêve: Aurore; Clair de lune: ian PARTRIDGE (tenor) JENNIFER PARTRIDGE (piano)
8.40* Saint-Saens Violin Concerto No 1, in A minor. Op 20: kyung-wha CHUNG, MONTREAL SYMPHONY orchestra, conducted by CHARLES DUTOIT : records

Contributors

Conducted By:
David Zinman
Conducted By:
Georges Prfctre
Piano:
Jennifer Partridge
Conducted By:
Charles Dutoit

Introduced by Paul Vaughan
Building a Library:
Mozart's String Quartet in c (K 465) (Dissonance), by JOHN WARRACK
JOHN BORWICK on LP transfers from 78s.
New orchestral records reviewed by ANDREW KEENER
Producer ARTHUR johnson

Contributors

Introduced By:
Paul Vaughan
Unknown:
John Warrack
Unknown:
John Borwick
Reviewed By:
Andrew Keener
Producer:
Arthur Johnson

Dellus English Rhapsody: Brigg Fair: halle orchestra, conducted by VERNON HANDLEY
Shostakovich Symphony No 13: JOHN SHIRLEY-QUIRK (baritone). BAVARIAN RADIO MALE CHORUS AND SYMPHONY orchestra, conducted by kyril KONDRASHIN : records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Vernon Handley
Baritone:
John Shirley-Quirk
Conducted By:
Kyril Kondrashin

LOCKE BRASS CONSORT conductor JAMES STOBART Wilfred Josephs Consort Music Tchaikovsky, arr Stobart
March (Symphony No 6) (Pathéliquc)
Francois Glorieux Viva Kenton (first broadcast performance)

Contributors

Conductor:
James Stobart
Conductor:
Wilfred Josephs Consort
Unknown:
Francois Glorieux Viva

Fifth in a series of studio performances
.of the mature quartets directfrom the Concert
Hall, Broadcasting House. London
Lindsay String Quartet Peter Cropper
Ronald Birks (violins) Roger Bigley (viola)
Bernard Gregor-Smith (cello)
Quartet in A major, Op 20 No 6
Quartet in F major. Op 74 No 2

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Cropper
Violins:
Ronald Birks
Viola:
Roger Bigley
Cello:
Bernard Gregor-Smith

Presented by Lionel Salter
The art of elegant playing at the keyboard: CHRISTOPHER KITE reviews a newly-published anthology of early keyboard methods.
Chansonnicr Cordiforme: DAVID FALLOWS introduces the first of an eight-part series broadcasting the complete contents of this remarkable manuscript, recorded by THE CONSORT OF MUSICKE
Anon HoraRridar olmè Ben lo sa
Dlo Dufay Dona gentile
Bedyngham Zentil madona Anon Oilara fontana; 0 pelegrinaluce
Dunstable U rosa be!la Producer CHRIS SAYERS

Contributors

Presented By:
Lionel Salter
Introduces:
David Fallows
Unknown:
Dlo Dufay Dona
Unknown:
Anon Oilara
Producer:
Chris Sayers

Kurt Schwertslk
Transylvantan Symphony for strings. Op is
(Drakulas Haus-und
Hofmuslk): MINNESOTA
ORCHESTRA conducted by LEONARD SLATKIN
Pfitzner Ballad :
Herr Oluf , Op 12; An die Mark, Op 15 No 3
DIETRICH FISCIIER-DIESKAU (baritone)
BAVARIAN RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by WOLFGANG SAWALLlSCH gramophonerecord
Mozart Piano Concerto No 20 in D minor (K 466) WALTER KLIEN , MINNESOTA ORCHESTRA conducted bv
LEONARD SLATKIN
Mahler Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen
DIETRICH FISCIIER-DIESKAU (baritone)
BAVARIAN RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by RAFAEL KUBELIX gramophone record
Mahler Symphony No 1. In D: MINNESOTA
ORCHESTRA, conducted by LEONARD SLATKIN
(Recordings made available y courtesy of Minnesota Public Radio)

Contributors

Unknown:
Kurt Schwertslk
Unknown:
Transylvantan Symphony
Conducted By:
Leonard Slatkin
Conducted By:
Pfitzner Ballad
Conducted By:
Herr Oluf
Conducted By:
Wolfgang Sawalllsch
Unknown:
Walter Klien
Conducted By:
Rafael Kubelix
Conducted By:
Leonard Slatkin

Presented by Itoger Nichols Including Arabesque No 2 (WALTER GlKSEKINlj)
Fantaisie (first movement: JEAN-RODOLPHE KARS, LONDON SYMPHONY orchestra, conducted by SIR ALEXANDER GIBSON ) Fetes galantes, set 1
(MAGGIE TEYTE, ALFRED CORTOT )
Scherzo (String Quartet) (CALVET Ql'ARTET): records Voice of Debussy
LYNDON BROOK

Contributors

Presented By:
Itoger Nichols
Conducted By:
Sir Alexander Gibson
Unknown:
Alfred Cortot

Owen Dudley Edwards
(in the Chair) talks with Nigel Andrews
Anthony Curtis and Hilary Spurling.
This week's subjects:
Tony Richardson 's film The Border.
Six Modern Indian Painters at the Tate Gallery.
The Prince of Homburg by Heinrich von Kleist at the National Theatre. George Jefferson 's biography of Edward Garnett.
The five-part BBC2 serial of Wilkie Collins ' The Woman in White
Producer philip FRENCH

Contributors

Unknown:
Owen Dudley Edwards
Unknown:
Nigel Andrews
Unknown:
Anthony Curtis
Unknown:
Hilary Spurling.
Unknown:
Tony Richardson
Unknown:
Heinrich von Kleist
Unknown:
George Jefferson
Unknown:
Edward Garnett.
Unknown:
Wilkie Collins
Producer:
Philip French

(1910-81)
Reared in the European musical tradition. Barber remains a solitary figure among American composers: an unashamed romantic who incurred the wrath of some critics, yet whose music has found immediate appeal with audiences.
Peter Dickinson traces the life and career of a composer accustomed to success. but ill-equipped for failure and eventual disillusionment.
Contributions from VIRGIL THOMSON , H. WILEY
HITCHCOCK, GIAN CARLO MENOTTI. HANS
IIEINSlIElMER, LEONTYNE PRICE, JOHN BROWNING , AARON COPLAND ,
WILLIAM SCHUMAN. CHARLES TURNER Producer ARTHUR JOHNSON

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Dickinson
Unknown:
Virgil Thomson
Unknown:
H. Wiley
Unknown:
Gian Carlo
Unknown:
John Browning
Unknown:
Aaron Copland
Unknown:
William Schuman.
Unknown:
Charles Turner
Producer:
Arthur Johnson

in the Merchant Taylors' Hall, London
TREVOR PINNOCK
(organ and harpsichord) Avlson Concerto Grosso No 9 in C Major
John Stanley Voluntary in A major. Op 7 No 9
Maurice Greene Voluntary in E minor
James Nares Voluntary in A major
Handel Organ Concerto in B flat, Op 4 No 2

The glistening theatre swarms with eyes, and hands, and eyes.
On green-clothed tables ranks of instruments transmit a sterile gleam.
The masks are on, and no unnecessary smile betrays
A certain tension, true concomitant of calm.
(JAMES KIRKUP)
Anthony Thwalte introduces a selection of poems which take doctors and nurses as their theme. Readers FRANCES HOROVITZ and GARY WATSON
Producer FRASER STEEL
BBC Manchester

Contributors

Introduces:
Anthony Thwalte
Readers:
Frances Horovitz
Readers:
Gary Watson
Producer:
Fraser Steel

Ce moys de may lies et Joyeux; Je ne suy plus lei que souloye;
La dolce uista: medieval ENSEMBLE OF LONDON directed by PETER DAVIES: AND timothy DAVIES: record

Contributors

Directed By:
Peter Davies:
Unknown:
Timothy Davies:

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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