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7.00 Berlioz
Overture: King Lear London Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Colin Davis
7.30 J C Bach
Symphony, Op 18 No 4
Academy of Ancient Music, director Simon Standage
7.40 Mllhaud
Cello Concerto, Op 136 Nol
Mstislav Rostropovich (cello)
London Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Kent Nagano
8.35 J S Bach
Violin Concerto in D minor (BWV 1052)
Simon Stand age (violin) Collegium Musicum 90 Discs

Contributors

Unknown:
Piers Burton-Page
Conductor:
Colin Davis
Director:
Simon Standage
Cello:
Mstislav Rostropovich
Conductor:
Kent Nagano

Anthony Burton talks to
Michael Tippett about his life and music.
A huge compassionate power to lieal, to love ...
Song No (Songs for Dov) Nigel Robson (tenor) Scottish Chamber
Orchestra, conducted by The Composer
The Ice Break (Act 2, conclusion)
Heather Harper (soprano) Cynthia Clarey (mezzo) Bonaventura Bottone
(tenor)
David Wilson-Johnson and Donald Maxwell (baritones) London Sinfonietta and Chorus/ David Atherton
Symphony No 3 (Part 2) Heather Harper (soprano) London Symphony
Orchestra, conductor
Colin Davis

Contributors

Talks:
Anthony Burton
Unknown:
Michael Tippett
Tenor:
Nigel Robson
Soprano:
Heather Harper
Soprano:
Cynthia Clarey
Tenor:
Bonaventura Bottone
Tenor:
David Wilson-Johnson
Baritones:
Donald Maxwell
Unknown:
David Atherton
Soprano:
Heather Harper
Conductor:
Colin Davis

A concert given in the Town Hall, Cheltenham.
BBC Welsh Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, conductor Tadaaki Otaka

Tchaikovsky Fantasy Overture: Romeo and Juliet
Britten Four Sea Interludes (Peter Grimes )
Debussy Nocturnes
Stravinsky Petrushka (1947 version)

Contributors

Musicians/Singers:
BBC Welsh Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
Conductor:
Tadaaki Otaka

The second of three programmes including the Brahms Violin Sonatas and the Schubert Sonatinas, together with piano duets by the same composers.
Krzysztof Smietana (violin) John Blakely (piano)
Anthony Goldstone and Caroline Clemmow (piano duet)
Brahms Hungarian Dance No 11
Schubert Sonatina No 3 in G minor (D408)
Deutscher mit zuiei Trios in G (D618); Rondo in D (D608)
Brahms Violin Sonata No 2 in A, Op 100

Contributors

Violin:
Krzysztof Smietana
Piano:
John Blakely
Piano:
Anthony Goldstone
Piano:
Caroline Clemmow

Opera buffa in three acts by Mozart, with a libretto attributed to
Giuseppe Petrosellini. Sung in Italian.
Vienna Concentus Musicus, conductor Nikolaus
Harnoncourt
Discs

Contributors

Unknown:
Giuseppe Petrosellini.
Don Anchise:
Thomas Moser (tenor)
Sandrina:
Edita Gruberova (soprano)
Count Belfiore:
Uwe Heilmann (tenor)
Arminda:
Charlotte Margiono (soprano)
Cavalier Ramiro:
Monica Bacelli (mezzo)
Serpetta:
Dawn Upshaw (sop)
Nardo:
Anton Scharinger (bass)

from the Royal Albert Hall, London.
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
Jean-Bernard Pommier (piano) Julian Bream (guitar)

Debussy Iberia

Ravel Piano Concerto in G

Contributors

Musicians:
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor:
Yan Pascal Tortelier
Pianist:
Jean-Bernard Pommier
Guitarist:
Julian Bream

Until recently, Spain's Muslim past was concealed by the Christian writers of history. Eduardo Manzano takes Nick Rankin on a tour of Cordoba which reveals forgotten treasures.
8.40 Albeniz, arr Brouwer Evocacidn; El Puerto; El Albaicin (Iberia)
Lutoslawski Concerto for Orchestra
SEE FEATURE page 30

Contributors

Unknown:
Eduardo Manzano
Unknown:
Nick Rankin
Unknown:
Brouwer Evocacidn
Unknown:
El Albaicin

Christopher Hope introduces a sries of conversations with contemporary writers in his native country. 7: Orania
In an arid semi-desert in the Western Cape, a community of Afrikaaners are intent on preserving their language and culture away from the political unrest and change happening in the rest of the country.

Contributors

Introduces:
Christopher Hope

A view of the artist Cecil Collins (1908-1989).
Cecil Collins 's images of the Fool, representing compassion and innocence, and the Angel, serving as guardian and messenger, were some of the most distinctive of our time.
Sir Stephen Spender , Alex Comfort and John Taverner contribute to a documentary appreciation by Bryan Robertson of an artist with a very contemporary vision. With the late artist, his wife Elisabeth, his biographer William Anderson ,
Canon Keith Walker , Sir Michael Culme-Seymour ,
Robin Baring , Judith Collins , John Lane , Professor Robin Orr and Patrick Reyntiens.

Contributors

Artist:
Cecil Collins
Artist:
Cecil Collins
Unknown:
Sir Stephen Spender
Unknown:
John Taverner
Unknown:
Bryan Robertson
Unknown:
William Anderson
Unknown:
Canon Keith Walker
Unknown:
Sir Michael Culme-Seymour
Unknown:
Robin Baring
Unknown:
Judith Collins
Unknown:
John Lane
Unknown:
Professor Robin Orr
Unknown:
Patrick Reyntiens.

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