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Offenbach Overture: Orpheus in the Underworld
PHILHARMONIA/NEVILLE MARRINER
7.10* Dionisio Aguado Adagio. Op 2 No 1: JULIAN BREAM (guitar)
7.18* Handel Concerto grosso in B flat, Op 3 No I
ACADEMY OF ST MARTIN-IN-THE-FIELDS/ NEVILLE MARRINER
7.30 News
7.35 Rossini Overture: The Silken Ladder
NATIONAL PO/RICCARDO CHAILLY
7.41* Sarasate, arr Vladimir Mendelssohn Fantasy on Bizet's
Carmen JEAN-JACQUES KANTOROW (violin) PAGANINI ENSEMBLE
7.53* Brahms Ballade in D minor, Op 10 No 1 (Edward) STEPHEN BISHOP KOVACEVICH (piano)
7.58* Rimsky-Korsakov Suite: The Snow Maiden
ROBERTA ALEXANDER (soprano) ROTTERDAM PHILHARMONIC CHOIR
AND ORCHESTRA/DAVID ZINMAN

Records

Contributors

Unknown:
Dionisio Aguado
Unknown:
Neville Marriner
Violin:
Carmen Jean-Jacques Kantorow
Unknown:
Brahms Ballade
Piano:
Stephen Bishop Kovacevich
Soprano:
Roberta Alexander

led by RICHARD HOWARTH conducted by BARRY WORDSWORTH PHILIP FOWKE (piano)
John Field Piano Concerto No 1 in E flat
Clementi Symphony No 3 in G (Great National Symphony)

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Howarth
Conducted By:
Barry Wordsworth
Piano:
Philip Fowke

Introduced by Richard Osborne. Record Review
Building a Library:
Stravinsky's Symphony of Psalms by Paul Griffiths.
Stephen Walsh reviews recent Bartok releases, including Bluebeard's Castle and the six string quartets.
10.40 Record Release
Bartok Violin Concerto No 2 (Mono: 1953)
YEHUDI MENUHIN (violin) PHILHARMONIA/
WILHELM FURTWANGLER
11.20* Bartok String Quartet No 3: EMERSON QUARTET
11.35* Edward Seckerson talks to the cellist Yo Yo Ma about his career and his recent recordings.
11.50* Dvorak Piano Trio in F minor, Op 65
YOUNG UCK KIM (violin) YOYO MA (Cello)
EMANUEL AX (piano)
12.34* Dvorak American Suite, Op 98b: RLPO/UBOR PESEK
Producer ANTHONY CHEEVERS ('Record Review ' is repeated on Wednesday at 2. 00pm)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Richard Osborne.
Unknown:
Paul Griffiths.
Unknown:
Stephen Walsh
Violin:
Yehudi Menuhin
Unknown:
Wilhelm Furtwangler
Talks:
Edward Seckerson
Producer:
Anthony Cheevers

City of London Festival
The fourth of five concerts given by MUSICA ANTIQUA. COLOGNE Jed Wentz (flute)
Reinhard Goebel and Manfred Kramer (violins) Florian Deuter (viola) Phoebe Carrai (cello)
Thierry Maeder (harpsichord) Telemann (1681-1767)
Concerto in D minor, for flute, violin, cello and harpsichord; Concerto in d, for two violins, cello and continuo;
Quartet in E minor (Tafelmusik: Book 3). for flute, violin, cello and harpsichord;
Trio in E flat. for two violins, viola and continuo;
Quartet in B flat, for two violins, viola and continuo
(Given on 15 July 1988, in St Michael Church,Cornhill,inassociationwith National Westminster Bank pic)

Contributors

Flute:
Jed Wentz
Flute:
Reinhard Goebel
Violins:
Manfred Kramer
Viola:
Florian Deuter
Cello:
Phoebe Carrai
Harpsichord:
Thierry Maeder

CÉClLE OUSSET (piano)
BBC WELSH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA led by JAMES CLARK conducted by TADAAKI OTAKA Schumann Piano Concerto in A minor
2.55* Interval Reading
3.00* Mahler Symphony No 5 in c sharp minor (R)
... they responded quite magnificently to music that makes the strongest bid to tax and exhaust performers both physically and emotionally. THE INDEPENDENT

Contributors

Unknown:
James Clark
Conducted By:
Tadaaki Otaka

ALISTAIR MILES (bass)
ELISABETH MARCUS (piano)
Keel Three Salt Water Ballads Schubert Grenzen der Menschheit Strauss Das Thai
Schubert Der Kampf Strauss Im Spatboot

Contributors

Piano:
Elisabeth Marcus

A weekly discussion on cinema, theatre, books, broadcasting and the visual arts.
Paul Barker (in the Chair) talks with Peter Conrad , Christopher Cook and Marina Vaizey. This week's subjects:
Martin Stellman 's film
For Queen and Country; a South Bank Show profile of Patrick Leigh Fermor on ITV; Speed the Plow by David Mamet at the National Theatre; the Leonardo da Vinci exhibition at the Hayward Gallery, London; and Margaret Atwood 's novel Cat's Eye.
Producer PHILIP FRENCH. Mono

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Barker
Unknown:
Peter Conrad
Unknown:
Christopher Cook
Unknown:
Marina Vaizey.
Unknown:
Martin Stellman
Unknown:
Patrick Leigh Fermor
Unknown:
David Mamet
Unknown:
Leonardo Da Vinci
Unknown:
Margaret Atwood

by Mussorgsky arranged by Shostakovich. CLAUDIO ABBADO conducts ALFRED KIRCHNER 'S new production which opened last Saturday at the Vienna State Opera, with a libretto by THE COMPOSER and VLADIMIR STASOV With
Set in the years immediately before Tsar Peter the Great assumed full control in 1694, Mussorgsky's opera is a vivid portrayal of a nation torn apart by religious and political strife, held together only by military force. (sung in Russian) (tenor) (baritone) (bass) (tenor) (baritone) (soprano) (tenor) (mezzo-soprano) (bass) (tenor) (mezzo-soprano) (baritone) (tenor)
CHORUS AND ORCHESTRA OF
THE VIENNA STATE OPERA Acts 1 and 2 8.15* Claudio Abbado talks about his role as Musical Director of the Vienna State Opera.
8.25* Acts 3, 4 and 5 (Austrian Radio recording)

Contributors

Arranged By:
Claudio Abbado
Unknown:
Alfred Kirchner
Unknown:
Vladimir Stasov
Unknown:
Tsar Peter
Talks:
Claudio Abbado
Ivan Khovansky:
Nicolai Ghiaurov
Kouzka, a strelyets:
Wilfred Gahmlich
First streIyets/Varsonofiev:
Peter Koves
Second strelyets/Pastor:
Goran Slmlc
Scribe:
Heinz Zednix
Boyar Shaklovity:
Anatoly Kocherga
Emma, a girl from the German quarter:
Joanna Borowska
Prince Andrey Khovansky, Ivan's son:
Vladimir Atlantov
Marfa, an Old Believer:
Ludmilla SchemcHuk
Dosifey, leader of the Old Believers:
Paata Burchuladze
Prince Vasily Golitsin, lover of the Regent Sofia:
Yuri Marusin
Susanna, an Old Believer:
Brigitte Poschner Klebel
Servant:
Bojedar Nikolov
Streshnev, a boyar:
Timothy Reese

Six programmes of French cabaret songs presented by Richard Mayne.
4: Piafand Friends
With Edith Piaf , Yves Montand , Christiane Legrand , Gilbert Becaud , Charles Aznavour , Jacques Pills , Theo Sarapo and Mireille Mathieu. Records Producer JOHN THORNLEY

Contributors

Presented By:
Richard Mayne.
Unknown:
Edith Piaf
Unknown:
Yves Montand
Unknown:
Christiane Legrand
Unknown:
Gilbert Becaud
Unknown:
Charles Aznavour
Unknown:
Jacques Pills
Unknown:
Theo Sarapo
Unknown:
Mireille Mathieu.
Producer:
John Thornley

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