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Concerto in D minor, for violin, oboe. and string orchestra (Bach)
YEHUDI MENUHIN , LEON GOOSSENS BATH FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA
Directed by YEHUDI MENUHIN
7.20* Symphony No. 44, in E minor (Trauersymphonie) (Haydn)
ZAGREB RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by ANTONIO JANIGRO
7.42* Holberg Suite (Grteo)
STUTTGART CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
Conducted by KARL MÜNCHINGER on gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Yehudi Menuhin
Unknown:
Leon Goossens
Directed By:
Yehudi Menuhin
Conducted By:
Antonio Janigro

Brahms
Hungarian Dance No. 1, In G minor
Royal PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by RAFAEL KUBELIK
8.8' Piano Concerto No. 1, in D minor
CLIFFORD CURZON LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Conducted by GEORGE SZELL on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Rafael Kubelik
Conducted By:
George Szell

Bach
Cantata No. 54: Wiederstehe doch der Sunde
HELEN WATTS (contralto) PHILOMUSICA OF LONDON Directed by THURSTON DART (harpsichord)
9.23* Brandenburg Concerto No.
6, in B flat major
STUTTGART CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
Conducted by KARL MÜ NCHINGER on gramophone records

Contributors

Contralto:
Helen Watts
Directed By:
Thurston Dart
Conducted By:
Karl Mü Nchinger

Madrigals:
THE WELL TEMPERED SINGERS
John Whitworth (counter-tenor) Ian Partridge (tenor)
Geoffrey Shaw (baritone) Geoffrey Coleby (bass)
AEOLIAN STRING QUARTET
Another in the weekly series in which the Aeolian String Quartet plays all Beethoven's late quartets.

Contributors

Singers:
John Whitworth
Tenor:
Ian Partridge
Baritone:
Geoffrey Shaw
Bass:
Geoffrey Coleby

Overture: Candide (Bernstein)
NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by THE COMPOSER
2.35* Rhapsody in Blue, for piano and orchestra (Gershtoin)
REID NIBLEY
UTAH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Conducted by MAURICE ABRAVANEL
2.52* Slaughter on Tenth Avenue
(Rodgers)
CLEVELAND POPS ORCHESTRA Conducted by Louis LANE on gramophone records stereophonic broadcast: see p. 10

Contributors

Conducted By:
Maurice Abravanel
Conducted By:
Louis Lane

Schoenberg's early music
First of five weekly programmes
'They are all gone, the gay and courageous lot who fought for a new music..... One of the gayest and liveliest was my cousin Arnold' Schoenberg's cousin, the tenor Hans Nachod
Mahler Praise of lofty intellect
St. Anthony of Padua's sermon to the fish sung in German
3.9* Schoenberg
String Quartet in D major (1897)
3.35* Hochzeitslied; Freihold; Am
Wegrand: Madchenlied; In diesen Wintertagen
APRIL CANTELO (soprano) PAUL HAMBURGER (piano)
DARTINGTON STRING Quartet
Devised by Leo Black
Second broadcast of the quartet

Contributors

Tenor:
Hans Nachod
Tenor:
Mahler Praise
Unknown:
Leo Black

Opera in three acts
Music by Tchaikovsky
Libretto by the composer and KONSTANTIN SHILOVSKY based on the poem by Pushkin
Sung in Russian on gramophone records
CHORUS AND ORCHESTRA OF THE BOLSHOI THEATRE
Conducted by Boris KHAIKIN
The action takes place in and around St. Petersburg, during the nineteenth century
Act 1
Scene 1 The garden of Madame Larina 's house
Scene 2 Tatiana 's bedroom
Scene 3 Another part of the garden
5.12* Act 2
Scene 1 The ballroom of Madame Larina 's house
Scene 2 Near an old mill by the river
5.55* Act 3
Scene 1 .The ballroom of a fashionable house in St. Petersburg
Scene 2 The drawing-room of Prince
Gremin's house

Contributors

Conducted By:
Boris Khaikin
Unknown:
Madame Larina
Unknown:
Madame Larina

Fifteen magazine-type programmes, including readings from the Penguin book of Italian Short Stories and The Penguin Book of Italian Verse, for listeners with some knowledge of Italian
Programme 5
Michelangelo: I' t' ho comprato Pesci grossi, pesci piccoli—5 Evviva la Torre di Pisa Le Violette (Scarlatti)
Introduced by ARIELLA REGGIO
Speakers: LEONORA FABBRI MANRICO MELCHIORRE
† Produced by Elsie Ferguson

Contributors

Introduced By:
Ariella Reggio
Produced By:
Elsie Ferguson

Six programmes about social work in Britain today
Work with the offender with DR. TERENCE MORRIS , Reader in Sociology, University of London
S. R. ESHELBY, M.B.E., Principal Probation Officer, Essex
Miss JOAN SULLIVAN , Senior Probation Officer. Greenwich Juvenile Court
RONALD CONN , Senior Welfare Officer at a London prison
Introduced by DAVID HOBMAN
Produced by Dennis Simmons
Repeated on Nov. 25 (Home)

Contributors

Reader:
Dr. Terence Morris
Unknown:
Miss Joan Sullivan
Unknown:
Ronald Conn
Introduced By:
David Hobman
Produced By:
Dennis Simmons

Extracts from the ballad by Jose Hernandez
Translated for radio by DORITA Y PEPE who also play the guitars with The Argentinian verse read by ALEC MARTINEZ
Others taking part:
KEVIN McHUGH , PETER KING GRIZELDA HERVEY and TONY VAN DEN BERGH tArranged for radio and produced by FRANCIS DILLON
Patrick Magce is a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company

Contributors

Unknown:
Jose Hernandez
Read By:
Alec Martinez
Unknown:
Kevin McHugh
Unknown:
Peter King
Unknown:
Grizelda Hervey
Unknown:
Tony van Den Bergh
Produced By:
Francis Dillon
Produced By:
Patrick Magce
Martin Fierro:
Patrick Magee
Cruz, his comrade:
Denys Hawthorne

in conversation with JAMES REEVES
The appointment of Edmund Blunden as Professor of Poetry at Oxford earlier this year set the seal on a literary career dating back to the First World War. Tonight Professor Blunden reads and talks about some of his poems to James Reeves.

Contributors

Unknown:
James Reeves
Unknown:
Edmund Blunden
Unknown:
James Reeves.

Network Three

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