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A weekly programme of recent records
Concerto in G minor, for flute, oboe, and bassoon (R. Op. 44 No. (Vivaldi)
Murray Panitz
John De Lancie
Bernard Garfield

8.15 Arias (Handel)
La speranza: Vieni O figlio (Ottone); La rondinella
Bernadette Greevy (contralto)
Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
Directed by Neville Marriner (violin)

8.31 Concerto in A major, for flute, violin, and string orchestra (Telemann)
Hans-Martin Linde
Thomas Brandis
Schola Cantorum Basiliensis
Conducted by August Wenzinger

(Stereophonic broadcast: see p.10)

Contributors

Flautist:
Murray Panitz
Oboist:
John De Lancie
Bassonist:
Bernard Garfield
Contralto:
Bernadette Greevy
Musicians:
Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
Violinist/Music Director:
Neville Marriner
Flautist:
Hans-Martin Linde
Violinist:
Thomas Brandis
Musicians:
Schola Cantorum Basiliensis
Conductor:
August Wenzinger

LESLEY ROOKE (soprano)
ALFREDA HODGSON (contralto) John STONE (tenor)
JOLYON DODGSON (bass-baritone)
BBC NORTHERN SINGERS
Chorus-master, STEPHEN WILKINSON
Obbliaati Alfred Livesley (oboe) Glenva Wales (oboe)
Continuo
Kenneth Jepson (cello)
Arthur Thornton (bassoon) Jeffrey Box (double-bass)
Bridget Fry (chamber organ)
BBC NORTHERN ORCHESTRA Led by James Davis
Conducted by MEREDITH DAVIES
Cantata No. 109: Ich glaubc, lieber
Herr
Cantata No. 192: Nun danket alle
Gott

Contributors

Soprano:
Lesley Rooke
Contralto:
Alfreda Hodgson
Contralto:
John Stone
Bass-Baritone:
Jolyon Dodgson
Chorus-Master:
Stephen Wilkinson
Oboe:
Obbliaati Alfred Livesley
Oboe:
Glenva Wales
Cello:
Kenneth Jepson
Bassoon:
Arthur Thornton
Double-Bass:
Jeffrey Box
Double-Bass:
Bridget Fry
Unknown:
James Davis
Conducted By:
Meredith Davies

A request programme of gramophone records
Serenade No. 1, in D major (K.100)
(Mozart)
SALZBURG MOZARTEUM CAMERATA ACADEMICA Conducted by BERNHARD PAUMGARTNER
10.13* Oboe Concerto In E flat major (Bellini)
ROGER LORD
ACADEMY OF ST. MARTIN-IN-THE-FIELDS Directed by NEVILLE MARRINER (violin)
10.22* Symphony No. 4, in A minor
(Sibelius)
BERLIN PHILHARMONIC Orchestra
Conducted by HERBERT VON KARAJAN

Contributors

Oboe:
Bernhard Paumgartner
Unknown:
Roger Lord
Violin:
Neville Marriner
Conducted By:
Herbert von Karajan

A weekly review edited by Anna Instone and Julian Herbage
Introduced by JULIAN Herbage
Record Review
Contributed by STEPHEN DODGSON
ANDREW Porter , HAROLD ROSENTUAL
The Treasury of English Church Music (1100-1650) reviewed by PAUL DOE

Contributors

Edited By:
Anna Instone
Introduced By:
Julian Herbage
Unknown:
Stephen Dodgson
Unknown:
Andrew Porter
Unknown:
Harold Rosentual
Reviewed By:
Paul Doe

An opera in three acts by Hugo von Hofmannsthal
Music by Richard Strauss sung in German in a production by the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
COVENT GARDEN OPERA CHORUS
Chorus-Master, Douglas Robinson
COVENT GARDEN ORCHESTRA Leader, Charles Taylor
Conducted by GEORG SOLTI
The action takes place In Vienna In the eighteenth century during the reign of Marie Theresa
Act 1 The boudoir of the Feldmarschallin
Stereophonic broadcast: see p. 10

Contributors

Unknown:
Hugo von Hofmannsthal
Music By:
Richard Strauss
Chorus-Master:
Douglas Robinson
Leader:
Charles Taylor
Conducted By:
Georg Solti
Unknown:
Marie Theresa

String Quartet in D minor, Op. 9
No. 4
EDINBURGH QUARTET
Miles Baster, Julian Cummings Brian Hawkins , Ian Hampton on a gramophone record stereophonic broadcast : see p. 10

Contributors

Unknown:
Julian Cummings
Unknown:
Brian Hawkins
Unknown:
Ian Hampton

Director, National Institute for Medical Research, Mill Hill talks about
My Life in Science with David WILSON
BBC Science Correspondent and J. W. N. WATKINS Department of Logic and Scientific Method, London School of Economics
Second broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
David Wilson

Sonata in A major, Op. 101
ARTUR SCHNABEL (piano)
Quartet in C sharp minor, Op.
131
AMADEUS STRING QUARTET Norbert Brainin (violin) Siegmund Nissel (violin) Peter Schidlof (viola) Martin Lovett (cello) on gramophone records

Contributors

Piano:
Artur Schnabel
Violin:
Norbert Brainin
Viola:
Peter Schidlof
Cello:
Martin Lovett

and Elegy to the Memory of an Unfortunate Lady by Alexander Pope read by PRUNELLA SCALES and TIMOTHY WEST
Produced by Joe Burroughs
Second broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Alexander Pope
Read By:
Prunella Scales
Produced By:
Joe Burroughs

Two talks on the achievements of the Quatercentenary Year by J. ISAACS ,
Emeritus Professor of English, University of London
1: The man. his mind, and his works
In 1964 the whole world In both hemispheres and on both sides of the Iron Curtain celebrated the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's birth. Some 5.000 books, monographs. and articles appeared in every civilised language as well as performances of plays, postage stamps, medals and souvenirs. Tonight Professor Isaacs attempts to assess the advances in scholarship and interpretation and to suggest the extent to which we have a new picture of Shakespeare the man.

Contributors

Unknown:
J. Isaacs

by Samuel Beckett with Billie Whitelaw
Pauline Jameson and Robert Stephens
' Silence and darkness were all I craved. Well, 1 net a certain amount of both. They being one. Perhaps it is more wickedness to pray for more.'
Technical direction by BRIAN HODGSON of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop
Produced by BENNETT MAXWELL
Second broadcast
Pauline Jameson Is a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company: Robert Stephens Is a National Theatre player

Contributors

Unknown:
Samuel Beckett
Unknown:
Billie Whitelaw
Unknown:
Pauline Jameson
Unknown:
Robert Stephens
Unknown:
Brian Hodgson
Produced By:
Bennett Maxwell
Unknown:
Pauline Jameson
Unknown:
Robert Stephens

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