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Mussorgsky Prelude: Khovanshchina
LENINGRAD PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, conducted by YEVGENY MRAVINSKY
7.10* Glazunov Violin Concerto In A minor JASCHA HEIFETZ RCA ORCHESTRA conducted by WALTER HENDL
7.30* Rachmanlnov
Preludes, Op 32 Nos 1 and 2 SVIATOSLAV RICHTER (piano)
7.35* Shostakovich Concerto for piano, trumpet and strings
MARIA GRINBERG (piano) SERGEI popov (trumpet) MOSCOW RADIO SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA, conducted by GENNADI ROZHDESTVENSKY
8.0 News
8.5 Pachelbel Canon and Glgue: ACADEMY OF ANCIENT music, directed by CHRISTOPHER HOGWOOO
8.10' Dohnanyl Serenade In c major, Op 10
ITZHAK PERLMAN (violin) PINCHAS ZUKERMAN (viola) LYNN HARRELL (Cello)
8.30* Janacek Rhapsody: Taras Bulba
VIENNA PHILHARMONIC
ORCHESTRA, conducted by SIR CHARLES MACKERRAS gramophone records
Producer PATRICK LAMBERT

Contributors

Conducted By:
Yevgeny Mravinsky
Unknown:
Jascha Heifetz
Conducted By:
Walter Hendl
Piano:
Sviatoslav Richter
Piano:
Maria Grinberg
Piano:
Sergei Popov
Conducted By:
Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Directed By:
Christopher Hogwooo
Violin:
Itzhak Perlman
Viola:
Pinchas Zukerman
Cello:
Lynn Harrell
Conducted By:
Sir Charles MacKerras
Producer:
Patrick Lambert

Beethoven Humility is the last word that could be assigned to the Beethoven of 1792-1800. Rather he was like
Lucifer, a son of the morning, glorying in his power.
(MARION M. SCOTT )
Violin Sonata In A, Op 12 No 2: ITZHAK PERLMAN
VLADIMIR ASIIKENAZY (piano) Scene and Aria: Ah
Perfido!: BIRGIT NILSSON (soprano). ORCHESTRAof THE ROYAL OPERA BOUSE, COVENT GARDEN! conducted by EDWARD DOWNES
Octet In E flat, Op 103 NETHERLANDS WIND ENSEMBLE: records
Producer RAY ABBOTT

Contributors

Unknown:
Beethoven Humility
Violin:
Marion M. Scott
Unknown:
Itzhak Perlman
Piano:
Vladimir Asiikenazy
Soprano:
Birgit Nilsson
Conducted By:
Edward Downes
Producer:
Ray Abbott

(piano) Bach Partita No 2, In c minor (bwv 826) Mozart Sonata in B flat (K 570)
11.25* Interval Reading
11.30* Szymanowskt Four Mazurkas, Op 50 Nos 13-16 Chopin Two Nocturnes, Op 27: No 1, in c sharp minor; No 2, In D flat; Bolero In A minor (Given on 13 June at the Snapn Maltings as part of the 1983 Aldeburgh Festival)

AMERAL GUNSON (mezzo-sop) DAVID WILSON-JOIINSON (bar) BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA leader BELA DEKANY conductor GENNADI ROZHDESTVENSKY Vaughan Williams , orch Gordon Jacob English Folk Song Suite arr Shostakovich English and American National Songs arr Prokofiev Oh, no John (first performance) Britten Suite on English Folk Tunes: A time there was.....

Contributors

Leader:
Bela Dekany
Unknown:
Vaughan Williams
Unknown:
Gordon Jacob

BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA conductor ASHLEY LAWRENCE
Anthony Hedges Overture: Heigham Sound
Frank Bridge Summer
Kenneth Platts Edwardian Dances (first broadcast performance)
Alan Langford Diversions and Interludes.

Contributors

Conductor:
Ashley Lawrence
Conductor:
Anthony Hedges
Unknown:
Alan Langford

Mozart String Quintet In E flat (K 614): SMETANA QUARTET, JOSEF SUK (Viola) Vaughan Williams Six Studies in English folk song JANET HILTON (clarinet) KEITH SWALLOW (piano) Liszt A Faust Symphony LAJOS KOZMA (tenor) AMSTERDAM CONCERTGEBOUW CHORUS AND ORCHESTRA conducted by ANTAL DORATI

Contributors

Viola:
Vaughan Williams
Conducted By:
Antal Dorati

Rosa Ponselle (1897-1981) made her operatic dibat in La forza del destino at the Metropolitan, New York in 1918; she sang there every season until sheretired,stillatthe height of her powers, in 193/. John Steane assesses her art and career with the voices of ROSE BAMPTON GEORGE CEHANOVSKY , IGOR CHICHAGOV , IDA COOK , PLACIDO DOMINGO , CHARLES JAHANT , ELISABETH SCHWARZKOPF and PONSELLE herself. Producer GRAHAM SHEFFIELD

Contributors

Unknown:
Rosa Ponselle
Unknown:
John Steane
Unknown:
Rose Bampton
Unknown:
George Cehanovsky
Unknown:
Igor Chichagov
Unknown:
Ida Cook
Unknown:
Placido Domingo
Unknown:
Charles Jahant
Unknown:
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
Producer:
Graham Sheffield

played by John Morehen in Lincoln Cathedral
Reger Toccata and Fugue In D minor and major, Op 59 No 5 and 6
Mendelssohn Sonata No 2, in C minor
Schumann Fugue on the name of Bach, Op 60 No 6
BBC Manchester

Contributors

Organist:
John Morehen

direct from the Royal Albert Hall, London
Alfred Brendel (piano) Royal Philharmonic Orchestra leader BARRY GRIFFITHS conducted by Sir Charles Groves
Haydn Symphony No 82, in C major (The Bear)
Beethoven Piano Concerto No 4, in G major

Contributors

Leader:
Barry Griffiths
Conducted By:
Sir Charles Groves

The author and critic Andrew Porter, who has translated Wagner's "Der Ring des Nibelungen", reflects on the Bayreuth Festival's new staging of the cycle, conducted by Sir Georg Solti and produced by Sir Peter Hall.

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Porter

The story of the Peninsular War (1808-14) compiled from written records by DAVID BEAN
Fourth of five programmes Narrator
MICHAEL TUDOR BARNES
With NICHOLAS COURTNEY. JOHN HOLLIS , JIM NORTON ,
GORDON REID and JOHN RYE. Producer ALAN HAYDOCK

Contributors

Narrator:
Michael Tudor Barnes
Unknown:
Nicholas Courtney.
Unknown:
John Hollis
Unknown:
Jim Norton
Unknown:
Gordon Reid
Producer:
Alan Haydock

direct from St Luke's, Chelsea
Songs and Musical
Reflections from the English
Renaissance including works by Byrd. Rosseter , Gibbons and Morley. Robert Tear (tenor)
Julian Bream Consort

Contributors

Unknown:
Byrd. Rosseter

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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