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Offenbach Overture:
La fille du tambour major
PHILHARMONIAISIR NEVILLE MARRINER 7.12* Chabrier Souvenirs de Brunehaut
PIERRE BARBIZET (piano)
7.24* Lully Suite:
Le bourgeois gentilhomme SCOTTISH BAROQUE ENSEMBLE directed by LEONARD FRIEDMAN (violin)
7.35* Auric, Honegger, Milhaud, Poulenc and Tailleferre Les maries de la tour Eiffel
PHILHARMONIA/GEOFFREY SIMON
8.0 News
8.5 Elgar Introduction and Allegro, Op 47
ALLEGRI STRING QUARTET
SINFONIA OF LONDON/BARBIROLLI
8.19* Handel Music for the Royal Fireworks
CLEVELAND SYMPHONIC WINDS/
FREDERICK FENNELL
8.35* Bridge Sally in our alley RIAS SINFONIETTA, DAVID ATHERTON
8.40* Britten The Young
Person's Guide to the Orchestra LSO/THE COMPOSER: records

Contributors

Violin:
Leonard Friedman
Unknown:
Geoffrey Simon
Unknown:
Frederick Fennell
Unknown:
David Atherton

Beethoven Overture:
Prometheus: VIENNA PO/KARL BÖHM Two Russian songs
EMMY LOOSE (soprano) KURT DIEMAN (baritone) WALTER WELLER (violin) LUDWIG BEINL (cello) ERIK WERBA (piano)
Quartet, in F. Op 59 No 1
(Rasumovsky): VEGH QUARTET records

Contributors

Soprano:
Emmy Loose
Baritone:
Kurt Dieman
Violin:
Walter Weller
Cello:
Ludwig Beinl
Piano:
Erik Werba

The traditional annual concert of Viennese music given by the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Lorin Maazel direct from the Main Hall of the Musikverein, Vienna
10.50* Interval Readings
11.10* Part 2
(Highlights of the concert can be seen on BBC2 tonight at 6. 10pm)

Contributors

Conducted By:
Lorin Maazel

conducted by SIR ADRIAN BOULT JANET BAKER (mezzo-soprano)
JOHN ALLDIS CHOIR
Elgar Overture: Froissart Brahms Alto Rhapsody
Elgar Symphony No 1, in A flat records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Sir Adrian Boult
Mezzo-Soprano:
Janet Baker

recorded in Winchester College Introit: New Year Carol (Britten)
Responses: Reading Psalm: 148 (Stanford)
Lessons (RSV): Isaiah 9, vv 2-7; Phillipians 1, v 27 to 2, v 16 Canticles: Noble in B minor (Banks)
Anthem: Quern vidistis pastores dicite (Poulenc)
Hymn: At the name of Jesus (W. H. Monk) (Winchester College Hymn Book 131)
Organ Voluntary: Christum wir sollen loben schon (Bach) (BWV611)
Director of Chapel Music JULIAN SMITH
Organist CHRISTOPHER TOLLEY BBC Bristol

Contributors

Organist:
Julian Smith
Organist:
Christopher Tolley

Introduced by Jon Curie Bach Concerto in D minor (Bwv 1043)
DAVID OISTRAKH AND IGOR OISTRAKH (violins) LPO;SIR EUGENE GOOSSENS
Respighi Adoration of the Magi ARGO CO/LASZLO HELTAY: records Haydn Sonata in F (H xvi 29) (mono)
SVIATOSLAV RICHTER (piano) (R) Finzi Nocturne
(New Year Music)
LSO/SIR ADRIAN BOULT
Elgar The Starlight Express
(excerpts) CYNTHIA GLOVER (sop) JOHN LAWRENSON (baritone)
BOURNEMOUTH SINFONIETTA/ GEORGE HURST : records
Prokofiev 9 Visions fugitives SVIATOSLAV RICHTER (piano) (R) Casella Serenata
NASH ENSEMBLE (R)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Jon Curie
Unknown:
David Oistrakh
Violins:
Igor Oistrakh
Unknown:
Sir Eugene Goossens
Piano:
Sviatoslav Richter
Unknown:
Sir Adrian Boult
Unknown:
Cynthia Glover
Baritone:
John Lawrenson
Unknown:
George Hurst
Piano:
Sviatoslav Richter

A trilogy by pierre augustin CARON DE BEAUMARCHAIS 2: One Mad Day, or The Marriage of Figaro A comedy in five acts translated by JOHN WELLS with music composed and conducted by CARL DAVIS the Count's manservant and steward of the castle
Lady's maid to the Countess, engaged to be married to Figaro a doctor from Seville the housekeeper , the Count's page
Lord High Sheriff of Andalusia music-master at Aguas Frescas
Antonio's daughter r at the castle, uncle of Suzannah and father of Little Fanny
Bridlegoose, a local magistrate
Sunshine, a young shepherd
Directed by IAN COTTERELL (R)
8.45* Interval Music
8.55* Part 2
9.30* Interval Music
9.35* Part 3
('The New Tartuffe, or A Mother's Guilt ; next Sunday evening)

Contributors

Translated By:
John Wells
Conducted By:
Carl Davis
Directed By:
Ian Cotterell
Figaro:
Nickolas Grace
Suzannah,:
Alison Steadman
Bartholo:
Michael Aldridge
Marcelina:
Jean Boht
'The Cherub':
John McAndrew
Count Almaviva,:
Gary Bond
Basil,:
Peter Pratt
the Countess:
Dorothy Tutin
Little Fanny,:
Moir Leslie
Antonio gardener:
Michael Bilton
Don Guzman:
John Wells
Grab, Clerk of the Court and Bridlegoose's secretary:
Peter Acre
Ebenezer:
Michael Jenner
the Bridesmaids:
Helena Breck
the Bridesmaids:
Narissa Knights

CYNTHIA BUCHAN (mezzo-soprano) BBC PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA leader DENNIS SIMONS conducted by MAURICE HANDFORD Ravel Suite: Ma mere I'Oye Berlioz Song-cycle: Les nuits d'ete
Debussy Three Symphonic Sketches: La mer BBC Manchester

Contributors

Mezzo-Soprano:
Cynthia Buchan
Leader:
Dennis Simons
Conducted By:
Maurice Handford

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