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Overture: Rosamunde (Schubert) SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA
Conducted by ERNEST ANSERMET
7.15* Ballet Suite: Zemire et Azor
(Gretru, arr. Beecham)
ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
Conducted by SIR THOMAS BEECHAM
7.29' Wind Quartet No. 4, in B flat major (Rossini)
SAMUEL BARON , DAVID GLAZER
BERNARD GARFIELD , JOHN BARROWS
7.41* Fantasia in C minor for piano chorus, and orchestra (Beethouen)
RUDOLF SERKIN (piano) with CHOIR and NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by LEONARD BERNSTEIN on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Ernest Ansermet
Conducted By:
Sir Thomas Beecham
Unknown:
Samuel Baron
Unknown:
David Glazer
Unknown:
Bernard Garfield
Unknown:
John Barrows
Piano:
Rudolf Serkin
Conducted By:
Leonard Bernstein

Polka and Fugue (Schwanda the Bagpiper) (Weinberger)
PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA
Conducted by EUGENE GOOSSENS
8.12* Rumanian Rhapsody No. 1, in A major (Enesco)
BELGIAN RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by FRANZ ANDRE
8.25* Piano music (Liszt)
Valses oubliées:
No. 1, in F sharp minor No. 2, in A flat major
Transcendental Study No. in B flat major (Feux-follets)
SVIATOSLAV RICHTER (piano)
8.38* Sinfonietta (Janacek)
CZECH PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by KAREL ANCERL on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Eugene Goossens
Conducted By:
Franz Andre
Piano:
Sviatoslav Richter
Conducted By:
Karel Ancerl

Recently released records
Symphony No. 13, in D major
(Haydn)
LITTLE ORCHESTRA OF LONDON Conducted by LESLIE JONES
10.1* Concerto in D minor, for organ, flute, and string orchestra (Corrette)
HELMUTH RILLING (organ) and the WiiRTTEMBERG CHAMBER ORCHESTRA Conducted by JÖRG FAERBER
10.11* Kol Nidre (Schoenbera) BRAUN (narrator)
TORONTO FESTIVAL SINGERS and the CBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by ELMER ISELER
10.23* Concerto for Orchestra
(Bartok)
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by GEORG SOLTI

Contributors

Conducted By:
Leslie Jones
Narrator:
Braun
Conducted By:
Elmer Iseler
Conducted By:
Georg Solti

WILFRED BROWN (tenor)
VIOLA TUNNARD (piano)
MEMBERS OF THE
English STRING QUARTET Nona Liddell (violin)
Marilyn Taylor (violin)
Marjorie Lempfert (viola)
DOROTHY Dorow (soprano)
RICHARD RODNEY BENNETT (piano)
EMANUEL HURWITZ (violin) KENNETH SILLITO (violin)

Contributors

Tenor:
Wilfred Brown
Piano:
Viola Tunnard
Violin:
Nona Liddell
Violin:
Marilyn Taylor
Viola:
Marjorie Lempfert
Soprano:
Dorothy Dorow
Piano:
Richard Rodney Bennett
Violin:
Emanuel Hurwitz
Violin:
Kenneth Sillito

Part I
Introduction and Allegro for string quartet and string orchestra (Elgar)
SINFONIA OF LONDON
Conducted by Sir JOHN BARBIROLLI
12.30* Violin Concerto (Walton) ZINO FRANCESCATTI with the PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA
Conducted by EUGENE ORMANDY on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Sir John Barbirolli
Conducted By:
Eugene Ormandy

Part 2
Symphonic Poem; Tintagel (Bar) LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by SIR ADRIAN BOULT
1.29* Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge (Britlen)
BATH FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA
Conducted by YEIIUDI MENUHIN on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Sir Adrian Boult
Conducted By:
Yeiiudi Menuhin

Orchestrated by Dvorak and Rubbra
Three Hungarian Dances (orch.
Dvorak)
No. 18, in D major
Nos. 20 and 21, in E minor
ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by RAFAEL KUBELIK
2.35* Variations and Fugue, on a theme by Handel (orch. Rubbra)
PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA
Conducted by EUGENE ORMANDY on gramophone records
This programme is being broadcast experimentally on the Zenith-G.E. pilot tone stereophonic system from the VHF transmitters at Wrotham and Dover, Kent. To hear the programme in stereophony a special receiver. or an adapter for use with an existing receiver, is necessary. Listeners with normal VHF receivers will hear the programme monophonically as usual.

Contributors

Conducted By:
Rafael Kubelik
Conducted By:
Eugene Ormandy

Mozart
Requiem Mass (K.626)
HEATHER HARPER (soprano) PAMELA BOWDEN (contralto) JOHN MITCHINSON (tenor)
JOHN SHIRLEY-QUIRK (baritone)
BBC CHORUS
Martin Neary (organ continuo)
LONDON MOZART PLAYERS Leader. Meyer Stolow
Conductor, HARRY BLECH
4.25* Hoist
Hymn of Jesus
BBC CHORUS
BBC NORTHERN SINGERS
BBC NORTHERN ORCHESTRA Leader, Reginald Stead
Members of the BBC
MIDLAND LIGHT ORCHESTRA Leader, James Hutcheon
Conducted by MEREDITH DAVIES
The Mozart Requiem was first broadcast on November 14, 1965; the Hoist ' Hymn of Jesus ' on July 7. 1965. in the Home Service as part of the Cheltenham Festival

Contributors

Soprano:
Heather Harper
Contralto:
Pamela Bowden
Tenor:
John Mitchinson
Baritone:
John Shirley-Quirk
Unknown:
Martin Neary
Conductor:
Harry Blech
Leader:
Reginald Stead
Leader:
James Hutcheon
Conducted By:
Meredith Davies
Unknown:
Mozart Requiem

String Quartet in C minor. Op.
51 No. played by THE AMADEUS QUARTET
Norbert Brainin (violin) Siegmund Nissel (violin) Peter Schidlof (viola) Martin Lovett (cello) on a gramophone record

Contributors

Violin:
Norbert Brainin
Viola:
Peter Schidlof
Cello:
Martin Lovett

Everyday German by radio
A series of twenty lessons for listeners with a basic knowledge of the language
Lesson 15
Introduced by SABINE MICHAEL and DIETER GEISSLER with Heidi Treutler
Irene Prador. Rudolf Offenbach
Written and produced by Edith R. Baer
First broadcast June 1, 1965
Repeated on Saturday at 10.45 a.m. in the Home Service
A booklet is available

Contributors

Introduced By:
Sabine Michael
Introduced By:
Dieter Geissler
Unknown:
Heidi Treutler
Unknown:
Irene Prador.
Unknown:
Rudolf Offenbach
Produced By:
Edith R. Baer

A series of seven talks on the scope of sociological studies and the contribution they can make to our understanding of contemporary society, illustrated by examples from recent research.
3:Sociology and psychologyby PROFESSOR W. J. H. SPROTT
Produced by Rosemary Jellis

Contributors

Unknown:
Professor W. J. H. Sprott
Produced By:
Rosemary Jellis

by Francis Watson
Readers,
MICHAEL KILGARRIFF and HECTOR Ross
Narrator, FRANCIS WATSON
In this programme Francis Watson remembers his last few months in India in 1945. the voyage home. and his arrival in England. Produced by DOUGLAS CLEVERDON
Second broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Francis Watson
Readers:
Michael Kilgarriff
Readers:
Hector Ross
Narrator:
Francis Watson
Unknown:
Francis Watson
Produced By:
Douglas Cleverdon
Francis Watson:
Frank Duncan
The Rajah of Aund:
Bakshi Prem
Krishnamurti:
Roger Delgado
Indian poet:
Ishak Bux
Colonel:
Norman Shelley
Colonel's wife:
Cecile Chevreau
Ship's Officer:
Stephen Jack I

Kenneth Heath (cello)
BBC Symphony Orchestra Leader. Hugh Maguire
Conducted by Jean Fournet
Recorded before an invited audience In BBC Studio 1. Maida Vale. London. Requests for tickets for future concerts may be sent to [address removed], enclosing a stamped addressed envelope.

Contributors

Cello:
Kenneth Heath
Leader:
Hugh Maguire
Conducted By:
Jean Fournet

HUGUES CUENOD (tenor)
ANTOINE GEOFFREY-DECHAUME (spinet and harpsichord)
SOCIETE DE MUSIQUE D'AUTREFOIS Michel Sanvoisin (recorder) Stanley Weiner (violin) Jean Lamy (bass viol) Guy Robert (lute)
Genevieve Thibault (organ) with CLAUDE MAISONNEUVE (oboe)
WILLIAM WATERHOUSE (bassoon)
From the Holywell Music Room,
Oxford followed by an interlude at 10.55

Contributors

Unknown:
Michel Sanvoisin
Violin:
Stanley Weiner
Bass:
Jean Lamy
Unknown:
Guy Robert
Unknown:
Genevieve Thibault
Oboe:
Claude Maisonneuve
Bassoon:
William Waterhouse

Network Three

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