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Music to start the day
Overture: Raymond (Thomas) SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA
Conducted by ERNEST ANSERMET
7.12- Krakowiak for piano and Orchestra (Chopin)
STEFAN ASKENASE with the HAGUE PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
Conducted by WILLEM VAN OTTERLOO
7.27* Suite: Pelléas et Mélisande
(Sibelius)
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Conducted by ANTHONY COLLINS
7.41* Le Tombeau de Couperin
(Ravel)
SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA
Conducted by ERNEST ANSERMET on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Ernest Ansermet
Unknown:
Stefan Askenase
Conducted By:
Willem van Otterloo
Conducted By:
Anthony Collins
Conducted By:
Ernest Ansermet

played by Douglas"Whittaker (flute) Colin Bradbury (clarinet)
Geoffrey Gambold (bassoon) William Waterhouse (bassoon) William Overton (trumpet) Ian Mackintosh (trumpet)
Alfred Flaszysnki (trombone)
Geoffrey Lindon (bass trombone)
AEOLIAN STRING QUARTET
Sydney Humphreys (violin)
Raymond Keenlyside (violin) Margaret Major (viola) Derek Simpson (cello) with ADRIAN BEERS (double-bass)
The Stravinsky Octet was broad.

Contributors

Clarinet:
Colin Bradbury
Bassoon:
Geoffrey Gambold
Unknown:
Ian MacKintosh
Unknown:
Alfred Flaszysnki
Bass:
Geoffrey Lindon
Violin:
Raymond Keenlyside
Cello:
Derek Simpson
Unknown:
Stravinsky Octet

† Heather Harper (soprano)
Each month a well-known artist is invited to introduce and perform a wide range of music in weekly recitals
HEATHER HARPER accompanied by GEOFFREY PARSONS (piano) sings

Contributors

Soprano:
Heather Harper
Unknown:
Heather Harper
Piano:
Geoffrey Parsons

Harpsichord Suite No. 8, in F minor (Georg Böhm)
GUSTAV LEONHARDT (harpsichord)
11.58* Flute Quartet N0. 1 in D major (Telemann)
FRANS BRiiGGEN (flute) JAAP SCHRÖDER (violin) ANNER BYLSMA (cello)
GUSTAV LEONHARDT (harpsichord) on gramophone records

JEANNETTE SINCLAIR (soprano)
PAMELA BOWDEN (contralto)
ALEXANDER YOUNG (tenor)
FORBES ROBINSON (bass)
COVENT GARDEN OPERA CHORUS
ROYAL OPERA HOUSE ORCHESTRA COVENT GARDEN
Leader, Charles Taylor
Conducted by DOUGLAS ROBINSON
Part

Contributors

Soprano:
Jeannette Sinclair
Contralto:
Pamela Bowden
Leader:
Charles Taylor
Conducted By:
Douglas Robinson

Siesta (Walton)
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by SIR ADRIAN BOULT
2.5* Suite No. 1 (Ancient Airs and Dances (Respighi)
PHILHARMONIA HUNGARICA
Conducted by ANTAL DORATI
2.22- Violin Concerto
(Khachaturyan)
DAVID OISTRAKH with the PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA
Conducted by THE COMPOSER on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Sir Adrian Boult
Conducted By:
Antal Dorati
Unknown:
David Oistrakh

Opera in four acts
Music by Puccini
Words by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica on gramophone records
Sung in Italian
RCA VICTOR
CHORUS AND ORCHESTRA and the COLUMBUS Boys' CHOIR
Conducted by SIR THOMAS BEECHAM
Act 1 An attic tn the Latin Quarter of Paris
Act 2Outside the Cafd Momus
Act 3 One of the city gales of Part. at dawn
Act 4 The attic again
Rudolph, the poet. falls deeply in Mimi; for a while they are happy together. but their love is too intense. and. regretfully, they part. Mimi's health. however, declines rapidly. and she returns to attic where she has known happi-

Contributors

Unknown:
Giuseppe Giacosa
Unknown:
Luigi Illica
Conducted By:
Sir Thomas Beecham

6: Joseph Conradby LAURENCE LERNER
Lecturer in English, University of Sussex
The last of a series of six talks on the relationship between artistic achievement and technical innova. tion in the main tradition of the English novel.

Contributors

Unknown:
Laurence Lerner

A third invention for radio by Barry Bermange
In collaboration with the BBC's Radiophonic Workshop
This programme is an attempt to reconstruct in sound the spiritualis. tic vision of Death and Eternity. Using the montage process of his earlier programmes The Dreams and Amor Dei. the author has arranged in settings of electronic sound a collection of voices recorded from life. There are four movements.

Contributors

Unknown:
Barry Bermange
on Network Three

The '48'
Preludes and Fugues Nos. 17-24
(Book 2) played by RALPH KIRKPATRICK (harpsichord)
Recorded at a public concert given in the Wigmore Hall on July 2. 1964. The last of six recitals in which Ralph Kirkpatrick has played the whole of Bach's forty-eight Preludes followed by an interlude at 10.50

Contributors

Harpsichord:
Ralph Kirkpatrick
Unknown:
Ralph Kirkpatrick

Network Three

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