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with Andrew McGregor.
7.05 Boyce Overture No 9 in A
Cantilena/Adrian Shepherd
7.15 Bantock The Witch of Atlas
RPO/Vernon Handley
7.32 Faure Madrigal, Op 35 Sabine Vatin (piano)
Monteverdi Choir, conductor John Eliot Gardiner
8.05 Khachaturian Adagio (Spartacus)
Kirov Orchestra, conductor
Valery Gergiev
8.23 Vivaldi Flute Concerto in F (RV433) (La tempesta di mare)
Stephen Preston (flute)
Academy of Ancient Music/ Christopher Hogwood
8.32 Quartet Collection: Haydn String Quartet in B flat, Op 33 No 4 Bingham Quartet Discs
FAIREST ISLE

Contributors

Unknown:
Andrew McGregor.

Little is known of the lives of the Eton composers, but today John Milsom introduces William Comysh , who prophesied, ran a brew-house, devised and acted in pageants, as well as composing sublime church music.
Salve Regina
Tallis Scholars, director
Peter Phillips
Ave Maria , mater Dei
The Sixteen, director
Harry Christophers
Gaude virgo mater Christi; Woefully arrayed
Tallis Scholars/Peter Phillips Stabat mater
The Sixteen, director
Harry Christophers Discs

Contributors

Unknown:
John Milsom
Unknown:
William Comysh
Director:
Peter Phillips
Director:
Ave Maria
Director:
Harry Christophers

with Susan Sharpe including Saint-Saens Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso
Kyung Wha-Chung (violin) Royal Philharmonic
Orchestra, conductor
Charles Dutoit
10.20 Nielsen Violin
Concerto (first movement) Dong Suk-Kang (violin)
Gothenburg SO, conductor Myung Whun-Chung
10.35 Faure
Impromptu, Op 86 Susan Drake (harp)
11.00 Copland Suite: Appalachian Spring
Los Angeles Philharmonic/ Leonard Bernstein
11.25 Faure Pie Jesu
(Requiem)
Jonathon Bond (treble)
Stephen Cleobury (organ)
Academy of St Martin , conductor George Guest
11.35 Strauss Till
Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche Berlin PO/Karl Bohm
11.55 Casals Sardana
The 40 cellos of the London Philharmonic, the Royal Philharmonic, the BBC Symphony and Philharmonia Orchestras, conductor Geoffrey Simon Producer Chris de Souza Discs
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Contributors

Unknown:
Susan Sharpe
Violin:
Kyung Wha-Chung
Conductor:
Charles Dutoit
Conductor:
Myung Whun-Chung
Harp:
Susan Drake
Unknown:
Leonard Bernstein
Unknown:
Jonathon Bond
Unknown:
Stephen Cleobury
Unknown:
St Martin
Unknown:
Strauss Till
Unknown:
Casals Sardana
Conductor:
Geoffrey Simon

Critics' Choice 1994
Anthony Burton chairs a discussion between
Richard Osborne.
John Warrack , Tess Knighton and Rodney Milnes.
Revised rpt from New Year's Eve
9.00am

Contributors

Unknown:
Anthony Burton
Unknown:
Richard Osborne.
Unknown:
John Warrack
Unknown:
Tess Knighton
Unknown:
Rodney Milnes.

from Tewkesbury
Abbey, sung by the Exon Singers.
Introit: All this night (Finzi) Responses (Radcliffe) Psalms 22 and 23 (Camidge, Hylton Stewart ) First Lesson: Isaiah 63
Office hymn: A great and mighty wonder (Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen)
Canticles: Jackson in G
Second Lesson:
1 Corinthians 4
Anthem: Long, long ago (Howells)
Bethlehem Down (Warlock) Hymn: Of the Father's heart begotten (Divinum mysterium) (arr O'Donnell)
Organ voluntary: Les Mages (Messiaen)
Director Andrew Carwood
Organist Stephen Farr

Contributors

Unknown:
Hylton Stewart
Organist:
Andrew Carwood
Organist:
Stephen Farr

Psychologist Cynthia Jones describes to Errollyn Wallen the human memory and considers the memorability of Webern compared with Lloyd Webber. Rpt

Contributors

Unknown:
Cynthia Jones
Unknown:
Errollyn Wallen
Unknown:
Lloyd Webber.

Jeremy Nicholas introduces records from the 78rpm era including music by Wagner, Mozart and Strauss and performances by Joan Hammond ,
Jacques Thibaud and Solomon.
Next programme tomorrow 5.15pm

Contributors

Introduces:
Jeremy Nicholas
Unknown:
Joan Hammond
Unknown:
Jacques Thibaud

I from the Wigmore I Hall. Richard Baker presents the first in a new series of concerts for those eager to avoid the rigours of the rush hour. Today the British cellist Colin Carr , with pianist Francis Grier , plays music by Bach,
Rachmaninov, Janacek, and Faure s Elegie.
Producer Adam Gatehouse

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Baker
Unknown:
Colin Carr
Pianist:
Francis Grier
Producer:
Adam Gatehouse

Edward Greenfield presents examples of the work of the Indian-born producer
Suvi Raj Grubb including discs of Otto Klemperer , Janet Baker , Gerald Moore , Daniel Barenboim and Jacqueline du Pre , ending with Barenboim and the English Chamber Orchestra in Mozart's Piano Concerto
No 20 in D minor (K466).
Next programme tomorrow 6.00pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Edward Greenfield
Producer:
Suvi Raj Grubb
Unknown:
Otto Klemperer
Unknown:
Janet Baker
Unknown:
Gerald Moore
Unknown:
Daniel Barenboim
Unknown:
Jacqueline du Pre

conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
Olivier Charlier (violin) Berlioz Overture: Le
Carnaval romain
Lalo Symphonie espagnole Franck Symphony in D minor
FAIREST ISLE

Contributors

Conductor:
Yan Pascal Tortelier
Violin:
Olivier Charlier
Unknown:
Franck Symphony

Four talks by Ronald Hutton about changes of attitude in Henry Purcell's England. 3: Politics. "A nation which relies on the talents of hereditary monarchy is one which is always at the mercy of genes, sperms and germs."
Final programme tomorrow 8.50pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Ronald Hutton

Introduced by Jill Anderson. Ruth Waterman (violin) Arnaldo Cohen (piano)
Schumann Intermezzo (FAE Sonata); Sonata in A minor, Op 105
Beethoven Rondo in G (WoO 41); Sonata in G, Op 96 Repeated tomorrow 12 noon

Contributors

Introduced By:
Jill Anderson.
Violin:
Ruth Waterman
Piano:
Arnaldo Cohen
Unknown:
Beethoven Rondo

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