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
Mendelssohn Die erste
Walpurgisnacht: SOLOISTS MENDELSSOHN CLUB OF
PHILADELPHIA, PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA, conducted by EUGENE ORMANDY
Rachmanlnov Piano Concerto No 3
NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC
ORCHESTRA, conducted by EUGENE ORMANDY : records
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
conductor LORIN MAAZEL AARON ROSAND (violin)
Respighi The Fountains of Rome
Dvorak Violin Concerto
Peter Vansittart (3)
Tchaikovsky Symphony No 5, in E minor
GIDON KREMER ANDRAS SCHIFF
Schnittke Preludium In Memoriam Shostakovich Bach Sonata in G (bwv 1019)
Schumann Sonata in A minor, Op 103
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
2.45* Interval Reading
2.50* Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail Act 2
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.
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
Quartet in D, Op 44 No 1 played by the MELOS QUARTET OF STUTTGART
Metamorphy (1979) played by the American pianist DWIGHT PELTZER
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)
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
conducted by SEIJI OZAWA Beethoven Symphony No 5, in c minor
(WCRB, Boston, recording)
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
Played by Peter Hurford
First of three programmes from the Orgelbuchlein recorded on the Australian organs of Knox Grammar School, Sydney, and Wollongong Town Hall.
This week: Chorale Preludes (BWV 637 and 599 to 613)