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with Andrew McGregor
7.05 Telemann Concerto in D for three trumpets and two oboes
7.19 Sibelius The
Oceanides, Op 73 7.36 Janacek Sinfonietta
8.05 Offenbach Overture:
Le voyage dans la lune 8.23 Brahms Ruhe,
Sussliebchen, Op 33 No 9
8.43 Haydn Trumpet Concerto in E flat
Discs

Contributors

Unknown:
Andrew McGregor

Presented by Peter-Paul Nash.
3: Une dentelle s'abolit ...
Le marteau sans maftre
Elizabeth Laurence (mezzo) Ensemble
InterContemporain/ The Composer
Improvisation sur Mallarme II (Pli selon pli)
Phyllis Bryn-Julson (soprano) BBC SO/The Composer Dérive I
Ensemble
InterContemporain/ The Composer

Contributors

Presented By:
Peter-Paul Nash.
Unknown:
Elizabeth Laurence
Soprano:
Phyllis Bryn-Julson

with Susan Sharpe, including:

Stravinsky Greeting Prelude; Concerto in E flat (Dumbarton Oaks) - Columbia SO/The Composer

10.15 Scarlatti, arr Tausig Pastorale; Capriccio - Benno Moiseiwitsch (piano)

10.20 Berlioz The Shepherds' Farewell (L'enfance du Christ) - Choir of Strasbourg Cathedral Orchestra/Abbe Alphonse Hoch

10.25 Mozart Piano Sonata in A (K331) - Murray Perahia (piano)

10.50 Caldara Alma del core - Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor Piero Gamba

10.55 Sibelius Tapiola - Boston SO, conductor Serge Koussevitzky

11.10 Debussy Trois chansons de Bilitis - Regine Crespin (soprano) Suisse Romande Orchestra/Ernest Ansermet

11.20 Mendelssohn String Quartet in E flat, Op 44 No 3 - Melos Quartet

11.50 Handel Staneir Ircana (Alcina) - Delia Jones (mezzo) City of London Baroque Sinfonia/Richard Hickox

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Contributors

Presenter:
Susan Sharpe
Producer:
Chris de Souza

from the Cathedral and Abbey Church of St Alban, Hertfordshire. Featuring a verse anthem with string accompaniment by Purcell to mark the tercentenary of his death.
Introit: Salvator mundi (Blow) Responses: Byrd
Psalms 142 and 143 (Wise, Purcell)
First Lesson: Jeremiah 30, wl-11
Office Hymn: My God, I love Thee
Canticles - Short Service
(Ayleward)
Second Lesson: John 11, w 28-37
Anthem: I will give thanks unto the Lord (Purcell)
Organ Voluntary: Voluntary in D minor (Croft)
Choir directed by Barry Rose Organist Andrew Parnell In association with the Arts
Council of England

Contributors

Directed By:
Barry Rose
Organist:
Andrew Parnell

from the Wigmore Hall, London.
John Harle (saxophone) James Crabb (accordion) David Owen Norris (piano) Richard Baker introduces the first concert of the spring season, featuring
Scarlatti and Mozart on the accordion, Ravel and Chick Corea on the saxophone and a special arrangement of Weill's The Threepenny Opera.

Contributors

Accordion:
James Crabb
Piano:
David Owen Norris
Introduces:
Richard Baker
Introduces:
Chick Corea

from the Royal Festival Hall,
London.
Christine Cairns (mezzo) Kim Walker (bassoon)
Debussy Prélude a I'apres-midi d'un faune
Simon Bainbridge Ad Ora Incerta - Four Orchestral
Songs from Primo Levi (BBC commission, first performance) conducted by The Composer
8.20 The Grapes of Roi by David Pownall. Sick of life in England, King George III escapes to the revolting colonies, marries Betty en route, meets
George Washington and is finally persuaded to return home.

Contributors

Unknown:
Christine Cairns
Bassoon:
Kim Walker
Unknown:
Simon Bainbridge
Unknown:
Primo Lew
Unknown:
David Pownall.
Unknown:
King George Iii
Unknown:
George Washington
George III:
Nigel Hawthorne
George Washington:
Peter Whitman
Betty:
Siriol Jenkins
Medicine Man:
John Hollis
Arbuthnot:
Lyndham Gregory
Doctor:
Gareth Armstrong

Continuing a week of programmes examining New York's place in the arts world. Tonight, the verdict on two major openings at the Metropolitan Opera: Jonathan Miller directing Debussy and Placido Domingo in the pit for Puccini.
Producer Abigail Appleton

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Miller
Unknown:
Placido Domingo
Producer:
Abigail Appleton

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