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7.35 Boccherini Cello Concerto in G
MAURICE GENDRON (cello) LSO/RAYMOND LEPPARD
7.55 Louis Glass Suite: The Hill of the Elves
ODENSE SO/SCHMIDT. Records

Contributors

Cello:
Maurice Gendron

led by RICHARD STUDT conducted by ROGER NORRINGTON
WISSAM BOUSTANY (flute) IEUAN JONES (harp)
Mozart Concerto for flute and harp (K 299)
Stravinsky Suite:
Pulcinella. BBC Bristol

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Studt
Conducted By:
Roger Norrington
Flute:
Wissam Boustany
Harp:
Ieuan Jones

with Richard Osbome. Record Review
Building a Library:
Mozart's Piano Concerto in c minor (K 491) by Nicholas Kenyon.
John Steane on new opera releases: Mozart's La finta semplice; Bizet's Djamileh and Strauss's Elektra.
10.40 Record Release
Wagner Starke Scheite schichtet mir dort
(Brunnhilde's Immolation: Gotterdammerung, Act 3) (Mono: 1948)
KIRSTEN FLAGSTAD (sop) PHILHARMONIA/
ISSAY DOBROWEN
11.00 Britten Ballet:
The Prince of the Pagodas (Act 1)
ORCHESTRA OF THE ROYAL
OPERA HOUSE. COVENT
GARDEN/THE COMPOSER
11.34 Delius Paris - The Song of a Great City (Mono: 1934)
LPO/THOMAS BEECHAM
11.58 Stravinsky The Soldier's Tale
LONDON SINFONIETTA/ KENT NAGANO
Producer ANTHONY CHEEVERS

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Osbome.
Unknown:
Nicholas Kenyon.
Unknown:
John Steane
Unknown:
Kirsten Flagstad
Unknown:
Issay Dobrowen
Unknown:
Kent Nagano
Producer:
Anthony Cheevers
Narrator:
Ian McKellen
Soldier ,:
Sting
Devil:
Vanessa Redgrave

CATHERINE BOTT (soprano) DAVID STAFF
(natural trumpet)
NEW LONDON CONSORT directed by PHILIP PICKETT (recorder) A. Scarlatti Sinfonia di concerto grosso No 3 in D minor
Frescobaldi Aria di Romanesca
Carissimi Il lamento in morte di Maria Stuarda A. Scarlatti Sinfonia di concerto grosso No 2 in D

Contributors

Directed By:
Philip Pickett
Unknown:
Maria Stuarda
Unknown:
A. Scarlatti Sinfonia

The sixth of ten programmes introduced by Martin Cotton .
Sibelius The Oceanides
BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA (Mono: 1936)
Moeran Symphony in G minor
NEW PHILHARMONIA
ORCHESTRA
(1973 recording)
Beethoven Piano Concerto No 3
SOLOMON (piano)
BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA (Mono: 1944) Records
Elgar Enigma Variations CONCERTGEBOUW
ORCHESTRA

Contributors

Introduced By:
Martin Cotton
Unknown:
Moeran Symphony

A weekly discussion on cinema, theatre, books, broadcasting and the visual arts.
John Spurling (in the chair) talks with Ronald Hayman Gillian Reynolds and John Wilders.
This week's subjects: a television version of David Hare 's Knuckle on BBC2; Ghetto by Joshua Sobol at the National Theatre; a retrospective exhibition of sculpture by F. E. McWilliam at the Tate Gallery, London;
Alan Parker 's film Mississippi Burning; What Am I Doing Here by Bruce Chatwin.
Producer PHILIP FRENCH Mono

Contributors

Unknown:
John Spurling
Unknown:
Ronald Hayman
Unknown:
Gillian Reynolds
Unknown:
John Wilders.
Unknown:
David Hare
Unknown:
Joshua Sobol
Unknown:
F. E. McWilliam
Unknown:
Alan Parker
Unknown:
Bruce Chatwin.
Producer:
Philip French

Franz Schmidt 's romantic opera (1914) after
VICTOR HUGO 'S novel The
Hunchback of Notre Dame. (sung in German)
Esmeralda, a gypsy girl
GWYNETH JONES (soprano) (tenor) (bass) (baritone) (baritone)
(mezzo-soprano)
ST HEDWIG 'S CATHEDRAL
CHOIR, BERLIN
RIAS CHAMBER CHOIR
BERLIN RSO /
CHRISTOF PERICK Act 1
8.15
Beasts and Beauties
Peter Conrad reflects on how opera can transform physical deformity.
8.25 Act 2

Contributors

Unknown:
Franz Schmidt
Unknown:
Victor Hugo
Soprano:
Gwyneth Jones
Mezzo-Soprano:
St Hedwig
Unknown:
Berlin Rso
Unknown:
Christof Perick
Unknown:
Peter Conrad
Phoebus, an officer:
James King
Quasimodo:
Kurt Moll
Gringoire, a poet turned:
Horst R Laubenthal
Archdeacon of NotreDame:
Hartmut Welker
Falourdel, an innkeeper:
Kaja Borris

with Robyn Archer (vocals/guitars).
In a programme of songs on modern life, love, the poll tax and cruise missiles, one of Australia's most original talents defiantly re-invents the tradition of European cabaret. TREVOR ALLAN
(keyboards/vocals/ accordion)
LINDSAY COOPER (bassoon/sax)
ALEXANDER BALANESCU (violin)
0 See David Gillard , left

Contributors

Unknown:
Robyn Archer
Unknown:
Trevor Allan
Bassoon:
Lindsay Cooper
Violin:
Alexander Balanescu
Unknown:
David Gillard

Chris Parker introduces the third of four recordings from the jazz festival held last
September in the Hawth Theatre, Crawley.
It features the American trio MINIATURE:
Tim Beme (alto saxophone) Hank Roberts (cello) Joey Baron (drums) Berne Texas Blues;
Hong Kong Sad Song
Roberts Ethiopian Boxer Baron Aspetta
Berne The Plank; Sanctuary

Contributors

Introduces:
Chris Parker
Unknown:
Tim Beme
Cello:
Hank Roberts
Cello:
Joey Baron

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