Programme Index

Discover 9,913,480 listings and 223,224 playable programmes from the BBC

Chacony in G minor (Purcell) Philomusica OF LONDON
Conducted by Anthony LEWIS
7.9* Prelude and Fugue for eighteen-part string orchestra (Britten)
ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by NORMAN DEL MAR
7.18* Four-part Sonata No. 6, in G minor (Purcell)
THE Jacobean Ensemble
7.27* Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge (Britten)
BATH Festival ORCHESTRA
Conducted by YEHUDI Menuhin on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Anthony Lewis
Conducted By:
Yehudi Menuhin

Overture: The two blind men of Toledo (Mehut)
Royal PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by Vilem Tausky
8.11* Dolly Suite (FauTé, arr.
Rabaud)
FRENCH NATIONAL RADIO Orchestra Conducted by SIR THOMAS BEECHAM
8.30* Ballet music: Gaité parisienne
(Offenbacli, arr. Rosenthal)
MINNEAPOLIS SYMPHONY Orchestra Conducted by ANTAL Dorati on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Vilem Tausky
Conducted By:
Sir Thomas Beecham
Conducted By:
Antal Dorati

t Jean Allister (contralto)
Ernest Lush (piano)
Ambrosian Singers
Directed by JOHN McCarthy
NORBERT Brainin (violin) NINA MILKINA (piano)

Contributors

Contralto:
Jean Allister
Piano:
Ernest Lush
Directed By:
John McCarthy
Violin:
Norbert Brainin
Piano:
Nina Milkina

A programme in which musicians sketch in the background of their musical life and introduce the music
This week
Wilfred Brown accompanied by WILFRID Parky sings
Next Studio Portrait, Terence MacDonagh (oboe): August IS

Contributors

Unknown:
Wilfred Brown
Accompanied By:
Wilfrid Parky
Oboe:
Terence MacDonagh

Soldiers' March (William Tell)
(Rossini)
MONTE CARLO OPERA ORCHESTRA Conducted by Louis Fremaux
2.8* Dance of the hours (La
Gioconda) (Ponchielli)
BERLIN RADIO SYMPHONY Orchestra Conducted by FF.RENC FRICSAY
2.17* Intermezzo (William Rate 1 iff)
(Mascaani)
Philhahmonia ORCHESTRA
Conducted by Alceo GALLIERA
2.21* Overture: Joan of Arc
(Verdi)
Philharmonia ORCHESTRA
Conducted by TULLIO SERAFIN on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Louis Fremaux
Conducted By:
Alceo Galliera
Conducted By:
Tullio Serafin

Improvisations for Jazz Band and Symphony Orchestra
Seiber and Dankworth
SYMPHONY Orchestra OF Radio Frankfurt
Conducted by DEAN DIXON
DANCE Orchestra OF RADIO FHANKFURT
Conducted by WILLY Berking
Recording made available by courtesy of Radio Frankfurt L'ORCHESTRE DE Chambre de cracovie
Conducted by Andrzej Markowski
Recording made available by courtesy of the Belgian Broadcasting Service 4.11 Variations. Op. 31Schoenberg
SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF RADIO FRANKFURT
Conducted by DEAN DIXON
Recording made available by courtesy of Radio Frankfurt

Contributors

Conducted By:
Dean Dixon
Conducted By:
Willy Berking
Conducted By:
Dean Dixon

Beromunster RADIO ORCHESTRA Conducted by ERICH Schmid
Symphonie fantastique...Berlioz Recording made available by courtesy of the Swiss Broadcasting Corporation

Contributors

Conducted By:
Erich Schmid

A choice of records for the under-twenties
Introduced by ANTONY BEAUMONT
This week's programme includes Janacek's Second Quartet
Schubert's F minor Fantasy for piano duet and songs by Schumann

Contributors

Introduced By:
Antony Beaumont

Margaret Price (soprano)
Virtuoso Ensemble
Geoffrey Gilbert (flute) Sidney Sutcliffe (oboe) Sidney Full (clarinet) John Burden (horn)
Dennis Clift (trumpet)
Evan Watkin (trombone) Alan Jenkins (tuba)
Richard Rodney Bennett (piano) Susan Bradshaw (piano)
Stephen Whittaker (percussion) James Blades (percussion)
BBC Symphony Orchestra Leader, Hugh Maguire
Conducted by Sir Malcolm Sargent
From the Royal Albert Hall, London
Part 1

Contributors

Soprano:
Margaret Price
Flute:
Geoffrey Gilbert
Oboe:
Sidney Sutcliffe
Clarinet:
Sidney Full
Horn:
John Burden
Horn:
Dennis Clift
Unknown:
Evan Watkin
Unknown:
Alan Jenkins
Piano:
Richard Rodney Bennett
Piano:
Susan Bradshaw
Piano:
Stephen Whittaker
Unknown:
James Blades
Leader:
Hugh Maguire
Conducted By:
Sir Malcolm Sargent
Unknown:
Royal Albert

by HUGH TINKER
Professor of Asian Government and Politics. School of Oriental and African Studies. London
Professor Tinker looks at the background to the present breakdown in international relations in South-East Asia. and suKKests that both the United States and Great Britain are in much the same position as the man who has taken hold of a timer's tail and is afraid either to hold on or let go.

t In the third of six fortnightly broadcasts reflecting his life in the theatre SIR Tyrone talks to JOHN WILSON about dramatists. critics, and his own approach to production. The Actor: August 23

Contributors

Unknown:
John Wilson

Network Three

Appears in

About this data

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