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Telemann Concerto in A HEINZ HOLLIGER (oboe d'amore) CAMERATA BERN directed by THOMAS FÜRI Bach Cantata No 185:
Barmherziges Herze der ewigen Liebe: SOLOISTS FRANKFURTER KANTOREI
STUTTGART BACH COLLEGIUM conducted by HELMUTH RILLING
Leclalr Violin Concerto in A. Op 7 No 6: GERAKD JARRY JEAN-FRANCOIS PAILLARD
CHAMBERORCHESTRA : records

Contributors

Unknown:
Camerata Bern
Unknown:
Barmherziges Herze
Conducted By:
Helmuth Rilling
Unknown:
Gerakd Jarry
Unknown:
Jean-Francois Paillard

Mendelssohn Die erste
Walpurgisnacht: SOLOISTS MENDELSSOHN CLUB OF
PHILADELPHIA, PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA, conducted by EUGENE ORMANDY
Rachmanlnov Piano Concerto No 3
VLADIMIR HOROWITZ
NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC
ORCHESTRA, conducted by EUGENE ORMANDY : records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Eugene Ormandy
Unknown:
Vladimir Horowitz
Conducted By:
Eugene Ormandy

Presenter Michael Oliver The Third Man: JULIAN BUDDEN considers the career of Glulio Ricordl. A conversation with RONALD EYRE. producer of Covent Garden's Falstaff. Reflections upon a critical career, by WILLIAM MANN

Contributors

Presenter:
Michael Oliver
Unknown:
Julian Budden
Unknown:
Glulio Ricordl.
Unknown:
Ronald Eyre.
Unknown:
William Mann

GIDON KREMER ANDRAS SCHIFF
Schnittke Preludium In Memoriam Shostakovich Bach Sonata in G (bwv 1019)
Schumann Sonata in A minor, Op 103
BrahmsScherzoinC minor

Contributors

Unknown:
Gidon Kremer
Unknown:
Andras Schiff
Unknown:
Shostakovich Bach Sonata

Opera In three acts
Music by Mozart
Libretto by Gottlieb Stephanie after Christoph Bretzner
(sung in German: records)
John Alldis Choir,
Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields, conducted by Sir Colin Davis

The action takes place at Bassa Selim's palace, somewhere in Turkey
Act 1
2.45* Interval Reading
2.50* Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail Act 2

(Stereo)

Contributors

Composer:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Librettist:
Gottlieb Stephanie
Singers:
John Alldis Choir
Musicians:
Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields
Conductor:
Sir Colin Davis
Belmonte, a Spanish nobleman:
Stuart Burrows (tenor)
Speaker (Belmonte):
Friedhelm Ptok
Osmin, steward to Bassa Selim:
Robert Lloyd (bass)
Speaker (Osmin):
Herbert Weicker
Pedrillo, Belmonte's servant:
Robert Tear (tenor)
Speaker (Pedrillo):
Franz Rudnick
Bassa Selim:
Curd Jurgens (spoken part)
Constanze, Belmonte's betrothed:
Christiane Edapierre (soprano)
Speaker (Constanze):
Renate Fichler
Blonde, her maid:
Norma Burrows (soprano)
Speaker (Blonde):
Pia Werfel

A series of six short stories by Ivan Klima translated by Jitka Martin
Read by Alan Dobie 1: Sunday Morning: A Mad Story
Klima goes to stay with a friend In the country, hoping for some peace and quiet to work. But peace is the last thing he finds there.

Contributors

Author:
Ivan Klima
Translated by:
Jitka Martin
Reader:
Alan Dobie
Producer:
Peter Kosminsky

The Literature of the American South.
Memories of the Civil War and slavery have created a bitter sense of history in the Southern States of America and the storytelling tradition has helped these memories to enrichitswriting.
The novelist, Paul Bailey , reflects on the achievement of some of the great writers of the American South -
Faulkner, O'Connor and Welty - in the light of the now disappearing traditions which sustained them.
Contributors include ROBERT PENN WARREN, CLEANTH BROOKS.
RALPH ELLISON , WILLIAM STYRON and ELIZABETH HARDWICK. Producer DAVID PERRY

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Bailey
Unknown:
Cleanth Brooks.
Unknown:
Ralph Ellison
Unknown:
William Styron
Unknown:
Elizabeth Hardwick.
Producer:
David Perry

guest conductor VARUJAN KOJIAN
Berg Violin Concerto OIDON KREMER (violin)
Strauss Ein Heldenleben (A Hero's Life): SAMUEL MAGAD (violin obbligato) (WFMT recording.
Overseas broadcast made Possible by a grant to the orchestra from Amoco (UK) Ltd)

Contributors

Conductor:
Varujan Kojian
Violin:
Oidon Kremer
Violin:
Strauss Ein Heldenleben
Violin:
Samuel Magad

by JAMES ROBSON
The play is apparently set in an amusement arcade with the full quota of one-armed bandits
Pinball machines and ramshackle ghost train. Slowly it becomes clear that this is unique amusement - an amusement arcade with a big difference.
Directed by CAROLINE SMITH
BBC Manchester

Contributors

Unknown:
James Robson
Directed By:
Caroline Smith
Archre:
George A Cooper
Bungatow:
Roy Barraclough
Halifax:
Meg Johnson
Youth/Third child/Jack Russell:
James Laurenson
Donkeyman/Mr Cancer:
Michael Tudor Barnes
Green/Mr Syphilis:
Roger Philips
First child/Christine:
Kay Adshead
Secondchild/Teacher:
Nigel Anthony

The major threat faced by the west today is the danger of nuclear war. Sooner or later, if we contrive to follow the present strategy of first use, deterrents will fail, and western civilisation will be destroyed.
Robert McNamara , United States Secretary of Defense 1961-68 discusses the policy he is advocating today of ' no-first-use ' of nuclear weapons with Professor Laurence Martin Vice Chancellor of the University of Newcastle upon Tyne and the BBC's
1981 Reith Lecturer. Producer
ANTHONY MONCRIEFF

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert McNamara
Unknown:
Professor Laurence Martin
Unknown:
Anthony Moncrieff

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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