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Overture: Leonora No. 1
(Beethoven)
PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA
Conducted by OTTO KLEMPERER
7.14* Rondo in B flat major, for piano and orchestra, Op. posth. (Beethoven)
SVIATOSUV RlCHTER
VIENNA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by KURT SANDERLING
7.24* Ballet music: William Tell
(Rossini)
London SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Conducted by RICHARD BONYNGE
7.33' Scottish Fantasia (Bruch)
ALFREDO CAMPOLI (violin)
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by SIR ADRIAN BOULT on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Otto Klemperer
Conducted By:
Kurt Sanderling
Conducted By:
Richard Bonynge
Violin:
Alfredo Campoli
Conducted By:
Sir Adrian Boult

A request programme of gramophone records
Serenade in E major, for string orchestra (Dvorak)
ISRAEL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by RAFAEL KUSELIK
8.33* Piano Concerto No. 1. in D flat major (Prokorfiev)
ANDOR FOLDES
LAMOUREUX Orchestra
Conducted by JEAN MARTINON
8.48' Night on the Bare Mountain
(Mussorgsky, orch. Rimsku-Korsakov)
PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA
Conducted by CARLO MARIA GIULINI

Contributors

Conducted By:
Rafael Kuselik
Conducted By:
Jean Martinon
Conducted By:
Carlo Maria Giulini

Handel
Trio-Sonata in G minor (GHS Op.
2 No. 7)
9.15* Cantata for voice and continuo: Ninfe e pastori
9.28* Prelude, Fugue, and Allemande (Suite No. 8, in F minor, for harpsichord)
9.35' Trio-Sonata in D major
(GHS Op. 5 No. 2)
HELEN WATTS (contralto)
KENNETH SILLITO (violin)
RAYMOND KEENLYSIDE (violin) BERNARD RICHARDS (cello)
RAYMOND LEPPARD (harpsichord)

Contributors

Contralto:
Helen Watts
Violin:
Kenneth Sillito
Violin:
Raymond Keenlyside
Cello:
Bernard Richards

Quintet in D major. Op. 11 No.
(J. C. Bach)
11.11' Goldberg Variations
(J. S. Bach)
11.57* Quintet in E flat major, Op
11 No. 4 (J. C. Bach)
KLAUS POHLERS (flute) ALFRED Sous (oboe)
GUNTER KEHR (violin) GEORG SCHMID (viola) REINHOLD BUHL (cello)
MARTIN GALLING (harpsichord) on gramophone records
Stereophonic broadcast: see p. 10

Contributors

Viola:
Georg Schmid
Cello:
Reinhold Buhl

Part 1
Symphony No. 90, In C major
(Havdn)
SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA
Conducted by ERNEST ANSERRET
12.41* Variations on a rococo theme, for cello and orchestra (Tchaikovsky)
LEONARD ROSE
PHILADELPHIA Orchestra
Conducted by EUGENE ORMANDY on gramophone records
Stereophonic broadcast: see p. 10

Contributors

Conducted By:
Ernest Anserret
Unknown:
Leonard Rose
Conducted By:
Eugene Ormandy

Part 2
Overture: Genoveva (Schumann)
BERLIN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by RAFAEL KUBELIK
1.24* Lieder eines fahrenden
Gesellen (Mahler)
KIRSTEN FLAGSTAD (soprano)
VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by SIR ADRIAN BOULT
1.41' Variations on the St. Anthony
Chorale (Brahms)
London SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Conducted by PIERRE MONTEUX on gramophone records
Stereophonic broadcast: see p. 10

Contributors

Conducted By:
Rafael Kubelik
Soprano:
Kirsten Flagstad
Conducted By:
Sir Adrian Boult
Conducted By:
Pierre Monteux

This week:
Robert Simpson talks to DERYCK COOKE in introduction to a programme of his music
First movement of String Quartet No. played by the AEOLIAN String QUARTET
Sydney Humphreys (violin)
Raymond Keenlyside (violin) Margaret Major (viola) Derek Simpson (cello)
Second broadcast
Last part of Symphony No. played by the LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by SIR ADRIAN BouLT on a gramophone record

Contributors

Talks:
Robert Simpson
Unknown:
Deryck Cooke
Violin:
Raymond Keenlyside
Cello:
Derek Simpson
Conducted By:
Sir Adrian Boult

Holst and his
European contemporaries
Hindemith
Three Pieces for clarinet, trumpet, violin, double-bass, and piano
4.16*
Holst Terzetto for flute, oboe and viola
4.29*.
Stravinsky Pastorale for soprano, oboe. cor anglais, clarinet, and bassoon
4.32* Hoist
A little music; Now In these fairylands: Persephone; The dream city; The floral bandit (Twelve songs to poems by Humbert Wolfe , for voice and piano)
4.45*
Stravinsky Pribaoutki (Chansons plaisantes) for voice and eight instruments L'Oncle Armand Le four
Le colonel
Le vieux et le lièvre
4.51* Concertino (version for twelve instruments)
APRIL CANTELO (soprano) Viola TUNNARD (piano)
LEONARDO ENSEMBLE with Harry Danks (viola)
Gerald Brinnen (double-bass)
Conducted by JOHN CAREWE :
Second broadcast

Contributors

Piano:
Holst Terzetto
Viola:
Stravinsky Pastorale
Unknown:
Humbert Wolfe
Piano:
Stravinsky Pribaoutki
Viola:
Harry Danks
Double-Bass:
Gerald Brinnen
Conducted By:
John Carewe

Social Conflict in early Stuart England
9: Revolution or Revelation*
PETER LASLETT , Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge, gave eight lectures at the University of War-wick. In them he described two models-a static model of what early Stuart society was like, and a dynamic model of how that society was likely to change.
Tonight he discusses these two models, and his general ideas about the English Revolution, with JOEL HURSTFIELD ,
Astor Professor of English History in the University of London and F. J. FISHER ,
Professor of Economic History in the London School of Economics
Produced by Howard Smith
Second broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Laslett
Unknown:
Joel Hurstfield
Unknown:
F. J. Fisher
Produced By:
Howard Smith

The last of seven illustrated talks about its musical language discussion between
CHARLES Fox , BENNY GREEN and MAX HARRISON
Chairman: STEVE RACE
Produced by Peter Dodd
Second broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Charles Fox
Unknown:
Benny Green
Unknown:
Max Harrison
Produced By:
Peter Dodd

Second of seven weekly programmes
Music from the Nazi period and years of exile
Two Elegies (words from
Brecht's An die Nachgeborenen) (1935)
In die Stadte kam ich zu der
Zeit der Unordnung lhr, die Auftauchen werdet aus der Flut
7.37* Choral Variations: Gegen den Krieg (Brecht) (1936)
7.49' Songs (1939-41):
Shakespeare's 66th sonnet Exile songs (Brecht)
Hotelzimmer '42
Uber den Selbstmord Friihling
An die Hoffnung (Holderlin)
MAUREEN LEHANE (contralto) ERNEST LusH (piano) BBC CHORUS
Conductor, PETER GELLHORN
Songs from all periods of Eisler's career (Mary Thomas , Paul Hamburger ): October 5

Contributors

Contralto:
Maureen Lehane
Conductor:
Peter Gellhorn
Unknown:
Mary Thomas
Unknown:
Paul Hamburger

tA discussion by J. C. DUCKWORTH ,
Managing Director of the National Research Development Corporation DR. S. I. Levy , Q.c. H. R. MATHYS ,
Deputy Chairman, Courtaulds Ltd.
A. SlLBERSTON ,
Faculty of Economics and Politics, Cambridge University
In the chair,
MARY GOLDRING ,
Business Editor of The Economist
The first known British patent law was enacted in 1624-since then the system has evolved to suit current conditions. The question is whether it suits our rapidly changing ' technological ' society—and what effect it has on the rate of change.

Contributors

Unknown:
J. C. Duckworth
Unknown:
Dr. S. I. Levy
Unknown:
H. R. Mathys
Unknown:
A. Sllberston
Unknown:
Mary Goldring

A Radiophonic Poem for voices and orchestra by David Gascoyne with music by Humphrey Searle
Alas! our generation walks fn night, dwells as in Hades, without the divine HOLDERLIN
SINPONIA OF LONDON conducted by THE COMPOSER with James Blades (percussion)
Produced, by DouGLAS CLEVERDON tA new production of the programme first broadcast on December 7. 1955
To be repeated on October 27
0 Stereophonic broadcast: see p. 10

Contributors

Unknown:
David Gascoyne
Music By:
Humphrey Searle
Unknown:
James Blades
Produced By:
Douglas Cleverdon
The Voice of the Solitary:
Robert Harris
The Voice of the Mortal Soul:
Aubrey Richards
A Soul In Anguish:
Anthony Jacobs
The Night Watchers::
Frank Duncan ,
The Night Watchers::
Denis Goacher
A Commentator:
Peter Marinker
The V I P:
Norman Shelley
The Master of Spring OpeningCeremonies:
Anthony Jacobs
A Woman:
Nancy Nevinson
Voice of a Mask:
Jill Balcon
City Dwellers::
Cécile Chevreau ,
City Dwellers::
John Dearth
City Dwellers::
John Justin ,
City Dwellers::
Jane Wenham

ALAN LOVEDAY (violin)
AMARYLLIS FLEMING (cello) LAMAR CROWSON (piano)
Trio in E major (K.542).Mozart
Introduced by BASIL LAM
Second broadcast
The first of two programmes of piano trios
Second programme; October I

Contributors

Violin:
Alan Loveday
Piano:
Lamar Crowson
Introduced By:
Basil Lam

Network Three

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