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Overture: Lucio Silla (Mozart)
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by PETER MAAG
7.14* Violin Concerto in E minor (Mendelssohn)
ALFREDO CAMPOLI
London PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by SIR ADRIAN BOULT
7.41' Ballet music (La Favorita) (Donizetti)
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Conducted by Richard BONYNGE
7.50* Overture: The Grand Duchess of Gerolstein (Offenbach)
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by JEAN MARTINON
on gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Lucio Silla
Conducted By:
Peter Maag
Conducted By:
Sir Adrian Boult
Conducted By:
Richard Bonynge
Conducted By:
Jean Martinon

Bath Festival ORCHESTRA
Conducted by YEHUDI MENUHIN
Overture: Bonduca (PurceU)
8.8* Concerto in B minor (L'estro armonico) (Vivaldi)
8.19' Piano Concerto No. 19. in F major (K.459) (Mozart)
HEPHZIBAH MENUHIN
8.46' Suite No. 3 (Water Music)
(Handel) on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Yehudi Menuhin

Tchaikovsky Sextet in D minor (Souvenir de
Florence)
LEONID KOGAN (violin)
ELIZAVETE GILELS (violin) RUDOLF BARSHAI (viola)
HEINRICH TALALYAN (viola)
SVIATOSLAV KNUsHEvrrsKY (cello) MSTISLAV ROSTROPOVICH (cello) on a gramophone record

Contributors

Unknown:
Tchaikovsky Sextet
Violin:
Leonid Kogan
Viola:
Rudolf Barshai
Viola:
Heinrich Talalyan

with Josef SUK (violin)
ANDRE NAVARRA (cello)
Overture: Tancredi (Rossini) Conducted by BOHUMIR LISKA
9.51* Concerto in A minor, for violin. cello, and orchestra (Brahms)
Conducted by KAREL ANCERL
10.24' Symphonic Poem: The Noon-day Witch (Dvorak)
Conducted by ZDENEK CHALALBALA on gramophone records
Stereophonic broadcast: see p. 10

Contributors

Violin:
Josef Suk
Conducted By:
Bohumir Liska
Conducted By:
Karel Ancerl
Conducted By:
Zdenek Chalalbala

The first of six programmes in which PETER MARINKER reads from the composer's writings
Selected and introduced by Donald James

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Marinker
Introduced By:
Donald James

Opera in three acts
Music by Delibes
Libretto by EDMOND GONBINCT and PHILIPPE GII.LE
Sung in French on gramophone records
CHORUS and ORCHESTRA
OF the Paris OPERA-COMIQUE
Conducted by GEORGES SEBASTIEN
The action takes place in India, In the nineteenth century
Act 1 The garden of Nilakantha's temple
4.35* Act 2 The market place
5.32* Act 3 A hut in the forest

Contributors

Unknown:
Edmond Gonbinct
Conducted By:
Georges Sebastien

Six studies by ARTHUR MIZENER Professor of English at Cornell University
2: The Metaphysical Romance: Herman Melville
Melville was as fascinated as any other nineteenth-century romantic by the variety and beauty of the natural world, but he was also obsessed with what lay behind reality. ' I am intent upon the essences of things ... that which is beneath the seeming." Mobu Dick is the Kreatest of all his novels and probably the greatest single work in American literature.
With readings by ALAN TILVERN
Produced by Howard Smith
Second broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Mobu Dick
Unknown:
Alan Tilvern
Produced By:
Howard Smith

Users and visitors— the problems illustrated
7: The New Forest by W. A. CADMAN Deputy Surveyor of the New Forest
National Nature Reserves on the Isle of Purbeck, Dorset by J. H. HEMSLEY
Regional Officer for the South-West Nature Conservancy
Produced by Rosemary Jellis
1 Second broadcast
A booklet is available

Contributors

Unknown:
W. A. Cadman
Unknown:
J. H. Hemsley
Produced By:
Rosemary Jellis

Roger Lord (oboe)
Gervase de Peyer (clarinet) Barry Tuckwell (horn)
Roger Birnstingl (bassoon)
London Symphony Orchestra Leader. John Georgiadis
Conducted by Istvan Kertesz
From the Royal Albert Hall , London
Part I
S nereophonic broadcast: see p. 10

Contributors

Clarinet:
Gervase de Peyer
Horn:
Barry Tuckwell
Bassoon:
Roger Birnstingl
Leader:
John Georgiadis
Conducted By:
Istvan Kertesz
Unknown:
Royal Albert Hall

Sung and played by ABDESLEM EL-MACHICHI
Presentation by Cecile Dolmetsch
Three Pieces: Tawshiya; mlshaqi. for alud
Songs with alud:
Bitaihi Rasd al-dhail
Quddam Gharibat al-husain Bitaihi Istihlal
Qaim Nisf Istihlal Bitaihi Rasd
Improvisations on the a)ud f followed by an interlude at 10.55

Contributors

Played By:
Abdeslem El-MacHichi
Unknown:
Cecile Dolmetsch
Unknown:
Qaim Nisf Istihlal

Network Three

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