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A weekly programme of recent records
Divertimento in D major (K.136)
(Mozart)
THE TIBOR VARGA
CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
8.19* Folk songs (trad.)
Early Morning
The church bells call
Oh, how peaceful is the evening The Burgomaster of Wesel Oh. Mother
RITA STREICH (soprano) with the REGENSBURG CATHEDRAL BOYS'CHOIR and members of the BAVARIAN STATE RADIO ORCHESTRA
Conducted by KURT GAEBEL
8.33* Symphony on a French
Mountain Song for piano and orchestra (d'lndy)
GRANT JOHANNESEN and the LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Conducted by SIR EUGENE GOOSSENS

Contributors

Unknown:
Tibor Varga
Soprano:
Rita Streich
Conducted By:
Kurt Gaebel
Conducted By:
Sir Eugene Goossens

A request programme of gramophone records
Piano Sonata No. 15, in D major
(Pastoral) (Beethoven)
WILHELM KEMPFF (piano)
10.8* Seven sonnets of Michelangelo
(Britten)
PETER PEARS (tenor) with BENJAMIN BRITTEN (piano)
10.33* Pictures from an Exhibition
(Mussorgsky)
SVIATOSLAV RICHTER (piano)

Contributors

Piano:
Wilhelm Kempff
Piano:
Benjamin Britten
Piano:
Sviatoslav Richter

A weekly review edited by Anna Instone and Julian Herbage
Introduced by JULIAN HERBAGE Rossini's L'ltaliana in Algerl. by SPIKE HUGHES
Musical Profile: Geza Anda by JOAN CHISSELL
Tippett and the Song-cycle by JOHN WARRACK
Concerning the Orchestra: book review by MICHAEL BOWLES Paul Whiteman (born March 28, 1890) by STEVE RACE

Contributors

Edited By:
Anna Instone
Introduced By:
Julian Herbage
Unknown:
Spike Hughes
Unknown:
Geza Anda
Unknown:
Joan Chissell
Unknown:
John Warrack
Review By:
Michael Bowles
Review By:
Paul Whiteman
Unknown:
Steve Race

by Johann Strauss
A radio adaptation
English transiation by HENRIK EGE
Narrator, ROBERT IRWIN
BBC NORTHERN SINGERS Chorus-Master,
STEPHEN WILKINSON
BBC NORTHERN ORCHESTRA Leader, Reginald Stead Conducted by STANFORD ROBINSON
† Produced by PETER RORKE
First broadcast on March 17. 1963. In the Home Service

Contributors

Unknown:
Johann Strauss
Unknown:
Henrik Ege
Narrator:
Robert Irwin
Chorus-Master:
Stephen Wilkinson
Leader:
Reginald Stead
Conducted By:
Stanford Robinson
Produced By:
Peter Rorke

played by the † QUARTETTO DI ROMA
Arrigo Peliliccia (violin)
Luigi Alberto Bianchi (viola) Massimo Amfitheatrof (cello) Ornella Santoliquido (piano)

Contributors

Violin:
Arrigo Peliliccia
Viola:
Luigi Alberto Bianchi
Cello:
Massimo Amfitheatrof
Piano:
Ornella Santoliquido

Jacqueline du Pré (cello)
London Philharmonic
Orchestra
Leader, Rodney Friend Conducted by Jascha Horenstein
From a public concert in the Royal
Festival Hall. London. on February 9

Contributors

Cello:
Jacqueline du Pré
Conducted By:
Jascha Horenstein

From the woodcut by Hal Collins
The country songs
RAYMOND HAYTER (baritone) WILFRID PARRY (piano)
The countryman
The passionate shepherd Pretty ring-time Ha'nacker mill Autumn twilight My own country
The seventh In a series of programmes of music by Peter Warlock devised by Elizabeth Poston

Contributors

Unknown:
Hal Collins
Baritone:
Raymond Hayter
Music By:
Peter Warlock
Unknown:
Elizabeth Poston

A report by Richard Findlatcr
Two years ago Mr. Findlater carried out a general survey of authorship in Britain for the Society of Authors. In this programme he takes a closer view of its economics and organisation in conversation with an accountant, two publishers, and leading writers of different generations.
Those interviewed include
COMPTON MACKENZIE
J. B. PRIESTLEY ,
KINGSLEY AMIS ANTHONY BURGESS , BRIGID BROPHY and FREDERIC WARBURG
Produced by CHRISTOPHER HOLME

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Findlatcr
Unknown:
Compton MacKenzie
Unknown:
J. B. Priestley
Unknown:
Kingsley Amis Anthony Burgess
Unknown:
Brigid Brophy
Produced By:
Christopher Holme

An opera in three acts by Handesl
Libretto by Antonio Salvi sung in Italian
Cast in order of singing:
BBC CHORUS
HAROLD LESTER
(harpsichord continuo)
KEITH HARVEY (cello continuo)
ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA Leader, Emanuel Hurwitz
Conducted by Arnold Goldsbrough
The action takes place in Scotland ACT
Scene 1 A room In the royal palace
Scene2Thepalacegardens
Scene 3 A pleasant valley

Contributors

Unknown:
Antonio Salvi
Harpsichord:
Harold Lester
Cello:
Keith Harvey
Leader:
Emanuel Hurwitz
Conducted By:
Arnold Goldsbrough

by JOHN MACGREGOR
Chairman of the Bow Croup of Conservatives, 1963-4
Tony Lines argued last Sunday that family incomes should be more closely related to family needs. Mr. MacGregor disputes this in the belief that as a society becomes richer, intervention by the State should Increasingly be replaced by a system encouraging personal responsibility. Second of two talks

Contributors

Unknown:
John MacGregor

by Georg Kaiser translated by H. F. GARTEN and ELIZABETH SPRIGGE adapted by Archie Campbell
Boys: Kit Williams, Christopher Witty, Francis Attard , Nicholas Charles , Len Jones , David Pusey
Girls: Elna Pearl, Cherie Lunghi , Mia Martin , Belinda Sinclair , Sally Thomsett , Ania Marson
The Pilot: Malcolm Terris Narrator: Rolf Lefebvre
Music by CHRISTOPHER WHELEN Produced by ARCHIE CAMPBELL
Scene: A lifeboat in the Atlantie.
September. 1940.
Second broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Georg Kaiser
Translated By:
H. F. Garten
Adapted By:
Archie Campbell
Unknown:
Francis Attard
Unknown:
Nicholas Charles
Unknown:
Len Jones
Unknown:
David Pusey
Unknown:
Cherie Lunghi
Unknown:
Mia Martin
Unknown:
Belinda Sinclair
Unknown:
Sally Thomsett
Unknown:
Ania Marson
Narrator:
Malcolm Terris
Narrator:
Rolf Lefebvre
Music By:
Christopher Whelen
Produced By:
Archie Campbell

Network Three

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