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Arthur Benjamin
Cotillon: A Suite of Dance Tunes
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by NICHOLAS BRAITHWAITE
7.17* Delius Irmelln Prelude
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by SIR JOHN BARBIROLLI
7.23* Schumann
Novelette, Op 21 No 1
ARTHUR RUBINSTEIN (piano)
7.29* Bizet Symphony In c FRENCH NATIONAL RADIO ORCHESTRA conducted by SIR THOMAS BEECHAM
8.0 News
8.5 Purcell Suite:
Distressed Innocence
ACADEMY OF ANCIENT MUSIC directed by CHRISTOPHER HOGWOOD
8.15* Haydn Symphony No 94, In G (Surprise) LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by EUGEN JOCHUM
8.40* Handel Concerto Grosso No 28, in F for double orchestra
ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by RAYMOND LEPPARD gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Arthur Benjamin
Conducted By:
Nicholas Braithwaite
Conducted By:
Sir John Barbirolli
Piano:
Arthur Rubinstein
Conducted By:
Sir Thomas Beecham
Directed By:
Christopher Hogwood
Conducted By:
Eugen Jochum
Conducted By:
Raymond Leppard

Walter Piston and William Schuman Piston: Suite: The
Incredible Flutist (1938) EASTMAN-ROCHESTER SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by HOWARD HANSON
Schuman Symphony No 3 (1941)
NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by LEONARD BERNSTEIN gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
William Schuman
Conducted By:
Howard Hanson
Conducted By:
Leonard Bernstein

leader DENNIS SIMONS conductor EDWARD DOWNES BERNADETTE GREEVY (contralto)
HAKAN HAGEGARD (baritone)
Mahler Des Knaben Wunderhorn Stravinsky Ballet:
Petrushka (1947 version) (Given on 6 May at Lancaster University) BBC Manchester

Contributors

Leader:
Dennis Simons
Conductor:
Edward Downes
Contralto:
Bernadette Greevy
Baritone:
Hakan Hagegard

GRAHAM MAYGER (flute) SARAH FRANCIS (Oboe)
GORDON STEWART (piano) Ethel Smyth Two French Folk Melodies
Eugene Goossens Pastorale and Harlequinade William Grant Still Miniatures
Walter Leigh Trio

Contributors

Oboe:
Sarah Francis
Piano:
Gordon Stewart
Piano:
Ethel Smyth
Unknown:
Eugene Goossens
Unknown:
Harlequinade William Grant
Unknown:
Walter Leigh

BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA leader JOHN BRADBURY conductor
ASHLEY LAWRENCE
Ernst Toch Overture: Pinocchio
Barber Adagio for Strings Gounod Ballet Music (Faust)
Johann Strauss Waltz: The Blue Danube
Ibert Divertissement

Contributors

Leader:
John Bradbury
Conductor:
Ashley Lawrence
Unknown:
Johann Strauss

Shostakovich
Symphony No 2, in C (To October)
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA CHORUS
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by BERNARD HAITINK
Chopin Scherzo No 3, In c sharp minor
VLADIMIR ASHKENAZY (piano) Geoffrey Bush A Little Love Music
TERESA CAHILL (soprano) IAN PARTRIDGE (tenor)
Bruckner Symphony No 2, in c minor
(revised version)
BERLIN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by HERBERT VON KARAJAN

Contributors

Conducted By:
Bernard Haitink
Piano:
Vladimir Ashkenazy
Piano:
Geoffrey Bush
Soprano:
Teresa Cahill
Tenor:
Ian Partridge
Unknown:
Berlin Philharmonic
Conducted By:
Herbert von Karajan

In a series of reflections on the use of language. Colin MacCabe , Professor of English
Studies at the University of Strathclyde, argues that children need to scale the commanding heights of standard English.

Contributors

Unknown:
Colin MacCabe

by Peter Maxwell Davlei Is she a medium or Is she a knowing fake? By whom does she appear to be possessed? Is It her true self. as opposed to the often sad and confused creature we see? Has she a dark secret which she will not even acknowledge to herself concerning a child she has had? Might she even be a psychiatric patient? MARY THOMAS (soprano) (First performance, recorded in the Academy Hall, Stromness, at the 1981 St Magnus Festival, Orkney Islands) BBC Scotland

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Maxwell Davlei

Introduced by Charles Fox
MICHAEL GARRICK SEXTET
Henry Lowther (trumpet. flugelhorn)
Art Themen (saxophones) Norma Winstone (voice) Jeff Clyne (double-bass) John Marshall (drums) Michael Garrick (piano)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Charles Fox
Trumpet:
Henry Lowther
Saxophone:
Art Themen
Voice:
Norma Winstone
Double-Bass:
Jeff Clyne
Drums:
John Marshall
Piano:
Michael Garrick

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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