Programme Index

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Music, news and weather with Andrew McGregor , including at approximately
7.05 Weber
Overture: Euryanthe
Hanover Band, director Roy Goodman
7.15 Purcell Portfolio:
Purcell A selection of solo songs
7.32 Quartet Collection: Haydn String Quartet in F sharp minor, Op 50 No 4 Tokyo Quartet
8.05 Bliss Checkmate
(Finale)
English Northern
Philharmonia, conductor David Lloyd-Jones
8.09 Reger A Glimpse of Spring, Op 39 No 3
Danish National Radio
Choir, conductor Stefan Parkman
8.30 Mendelssohn
Concerto in E for two pianos
John Ogdon and Brenda Lucas (pianos)
Academy of St Martin , conductor
Neville Marriner
Discs

Contributors

Unknown:
Andrew McGregor
Director:
Roy Goodman
Conductor:
David Lloyd-Jones
Conductor:
Stefan Parkman
Pianos:
John Ogdon
Pianos:
Brenda Lucas
Conductor:
St Martin
Conductor:
Neville Marriner

Piers Burton-Page presents some orchestral fragments, including the Music for a Pantomime (K446), an unfinished Ballet (K299c), a comic vocal quartet - Caro mio Druck und
Schluck (K571a), as well as several chamber fragments: a String Trio (K562e), a String Quartet (K464a), and a String Quintet (K515c), played by the Academy of St Martin's Chamber
Ensemble.

Chris de Souza presents an edition featuring children's songs by Lutoslawski, Diana Burrell and Brian
Chappie and including Bliss March of Homage Royal Liverpool
Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor David Atherton
10.10 Artist of the Week:
Anthony Halstead (horn) Bottesini Capriccio di bravura
Thomas Martin
(double bass)
10.20 Beethoven Septet , Op 20 in E flat Hausmusik
11.05 Khachaturian Piano
Concerto
Peter Katin (piano) London Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Hugo Rignold
11.40 Abel Symphony in D, Op 17 No 3
Hanover Band, director
Anthony Halstead

Contributors

Unknown:
Diana Burrell
Conductor:
David Atherton
Horn:
Anthony Halstead
Horn:
Bottesini Capriccio
Unknown:
Thomas Martin
Bass:
Beethoven Septet
Piano:
Peter Katin
Conductor:
Hugo Rignold
Conductor:
Abel Symphony
Director:
Anthony Halstead

Jill Anderson introduces a programme of French wind music featuring the Haffner Wind Ensemble
De Wailly Aubade lbert Cinq Pièces Milhaud
La Cheminée de Roi Renee
Franca ix
Wind Quintet No 2
Repeated from yesterday
11.30pm

Contributors

Introduces:
Jill Anderson
Unknown:
Roi Renee

with William Bennett (flute)

Corelli Concerto grosso in B flat, Op 6 No 5

Haydn Divertimento in G for strings (H IV 9)

Mathias Flute Concerto

Panufnik Hommage a Chopin

Tchaikovsky Serenade in C, Op 48

Contributors

Flautist:
William Bennett
Musicians:
Guildhall String Ensemble

Why do repeat marks exist in music? Should we always observe them? Are we justified in ignoring them? Tommy Pearson tries to find out the answers to some of these questions with the help of musicians including the conductor
Christopher Hogwood and pianist Marc-Andre Hamelin.

Contributors

Unknown:
Tommy Pearson
Conductor:
Christopher Hogwood
Pianist:
Marc-Andre Hamelin.

Music and arts events from
Cardiff presented by Nicola Heywood-Thomas , including Schubert Ballet in C
(Rosamunde)
6.30 Franck Violin Sonata in A
7.03 Verdi Overture: II
Corsaro
Producer Gwawr Owen

Contributors

Presented By:
Nicola Heywood-Thomas
Producer:
Gwawr Owen

Concert from Vilnius, Lithuania.
Petras Geniusas (piano) Lithuanian National
Symphony Orchestra, conductor
Juozas Domarkas
Rachmaninov Piano
Concerto No 2 in C minor
Barkauskas Konzertstuck
No
Ciurllonls Symphonic Poem: The Sea

4: Magnificence and Melancholy
Dr David Howarth of Edinburgh University describes the flamboyance and sophistication of court painters Rubens and Van Dyck , and talks about the portrait styles now available to a wider patronage - in bronze or marble, in miniatures and prints. Final programme tomorrow
9.25pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Dr David Howarth
Unknown:
Van Dyck

Continuing his series on the American pianist James P Johnson , Ron Geesin concentrates on his compositions, from popular pieces through the show tunes to his orchestral works. Conductor Marin Alsop
and pianist
Leslie Stifelman talk about their recordings of the scores they recently unearthed.
Repeated from Monday 4.30pm

Contributors

Pianist:
James P Johnson
Pianist:
Ron Geesin
Conductor:
Marin Alsop
Pianist:
Leslie Stifelman

Humphrey Carpenter has first-night news of Jonathan Miller 's new production of Cosi fan tutte at Covent
Garden, and follows the footsteps of the British impressionists as a major survey opens at the Barbican Centre in London. Producer Sarah Barnett

Contributors

Unknown:
Humphrey Carpenter
Unknown:
Jonathan Miller
Producer:
Sarah Barnett

Spotlight on Heather Harper The Ulster-born soprano, one of the foremost singers of our time, looks back with lain Burnside over a career spanning more than 30 years, and picks out some of the highlights, including music by Britten , Ravel Berg and Duparc.
Producer Adam Gatehouse Repeated tomorrow 12 noon

Contributors

Unknown:
Heather Harper
Music By:
Britten
Music By:
Ravel

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More