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Overture: Benvenuto Cellini
(Berlioz)
BOSTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by CHARLES MUNCH
7.17* Symphonic Suite: Printemps
(Debussy)
SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA
Conducted by ERNEST ANSERMET
7.33* Fete polonaise (Le roi malgré lui) (Chabrier)
SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA
Conducted by ERNEST ANSERMET
7.43* Ballet Suite: Love the Magician (Falla)
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by ANTHONY COLLINS on gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Benvenuto Cellini
Conducted By:
Charles Munch
Conducted By:
Ernest Ansermet
Conducted By:
Ernest Ansermet
Conducted By:
Anthony Collins

With Jean Pougnet (violin)
Overture: Cockaigne (Elgar)
Philharmonia Orchestra
Conducted by Sir John Barbirolli
8.20* Violin Concerto (Deltas)
Jean Pougnet
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Conducted by Sir Thomas Beecham
8.44* Oriental Suite: Beni-Mora (Holst)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Conducted by Sir Malcolm Sargent

on gramophone records

A gramophone record of excerpts from Puccini's opera, with ANNA MOFFO, FLAVIANO LABO, ROBERT KERNS , and MANLIORocchi, and the RCA ITALIANA OPERA CHORUS and ORCHESTRA
Conducted by RENE LEIBOWITZ tereophonic broadcast: see p. 10

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Kerns
Conducted By:
Rene Leibowitz

Friday Mozart series
JEANNETTE SINCLAIR (soprano) PAUL HAMBURGER (piano)
NORBERT BRAININ (violin) LILI KRAUS (piano)
RICHARDS PIANO Quartet
Second broadcasts
Mendelssohn and Pfitzner: a weekly series beams in the Third Programme on November 9

Contributors

Soprano:
Jeannette Sinclair
Violin:
Norbert Brainin
Piano:
Lili Kraus

A musical romance
Book and lyrics by DOROTHY DONNELLY
Music by Sigmund Romberg
RITA WILLIAMS SINGERS
BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA Leader. Arthur Leavins
Condactor, MARCUS DODS
Produced by Elizabeth Johnson and Michael Moores
Monday's broadcast (Home. not
Midland. Scottish, or Welsh)
Denis Dowling broadcasts by permission of Sadler's Wells Opera Company: Kenneth Macdonald by permission of the General Administrator. Royal Opera House. Covent Garden

Contributors

Unknown:
Dorothy Donnelly
Music By:
Sigmund Romberg
Singers:
Rita Williams
Leader:
Arthur Leavins
Unknown:
Marcus Dods
Produced By:
Elizabeth Johnson
Produced By:
Michael Moores
Unknown:
Kenneth MacDonald
Kathie:
Stephanie Voss
Prince Karl Franz:
Kenneth MacDonald
Dr Engel:
Denis Dowling

NEW LONDON WIND ENSEMBLE
David Sandeman (flute) Ian Wilson (oboe)
Keith Puddy (clarinet) Timothy Brown (horn) Cecil James (bassoon)
AEOLIAN STRING QUARTET
Sydney Humphreys (violin)
Raymond Keenlyside (violin) Margaret Major (viola) Derek Simpson (cello)

Contributors

Flute:
David Sandeman
Oboe:
Ian Wilson
Clarinet:
Keith Puddy
Horn:
Timothy Brown
Bassoon:
Cecil James
Violin:
Raymond Keenlyside
Cello:
Derek Simpson

9: The Hears 1821-1822
Du liebst mich nicht
EILEEN FARRELL (soprano) GEORGE TROVILLO (piano)
Der Jungling an der Quelle
DIETRICH FISCTIER-DIESKAU (baritone) GERALD MOORE (piano)
Geheimes ELISABETH SCHUMANN (soprano) ELISABETH COLEMAN (piano)
Grenzen der Mensehheit Kim BORG (bass)
MICHAEL RAUCHEISEN (piano)
Der Musensohn
ELISABETH SCHWARZKOPF (soprano) EDWIN FISCHER (piano)
Vandrers Nachtlied (D.768)
DIETRICH FISCHER-DIESKAU (baritone) JÖRG Demus (piano)
Nachtviolen ELISABETH SCHUMANN (soprano) LEO RostNEK (piano)
Villkommen und Abschied
HERMANN PREY (baritone) KARL ENGEL (piano)
A series of twelve programmes on gramophone records
Stereophonic broadcast: see p. 10

Contributors

Soprano:
Eileen Farrell
Piano:
Gerald Moore
Soprano:
Geheimes Elisabeth Schumann
Piano:
Elisabeth Coleman
Bass:
Kim Borg
Soprano:
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
Piano:
Edwin Fischer
Soprano:
Nachtviolen Elisabeth Schumann
Piano:
Karl Engel

Records chosen by the under-twenties
Introduced by ROBERT HENDERSON
Including Stravinsky's opera-oratorio Oedipus Rex conducted by Colin Davis and music by Giovanni Gabriel !

Contributors

Introduced By:
Robert Henderson
Unknown:
Oedipus Rex
Conducted By:
Colin Davis
Music By:
Giovanni Gabriel

2: Dr. Salazar by ANDREW MARSHALL
Few national leaders have endured like Dr. Salazar. Prime Minister of Portugal. Forty years ago be first took government office and since 1928 he has ruled a country which used to be one of the greatest in the world. and even today has the largest colonial empire of any nation.
Produced by Chris Cuthbertson

Contributors

Unknown:
Andrew Marshall
Produced By:
Chris Cuthbertson

The theme for this year's series is Dutch Painting from the seventeenth century to the present day 11: ORCHARD IN BLOSSOM painted 1888 by Vincent van Gogh
(National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh)
Speaker: FRANCIS HOYLAND Artist and teacher,
Chelsea School of Art, London
Produced by George Walton Scott
An art book entitled ' Dutch Painting ' has been Issued with colour reproductions of the main paintings. black and white illustrations of the other works discussed, together with notes, tables, and an introduction.Thiscanbeorderedby writing to [address removed]. price 35s. plus 3s. postage, or it may be obtained through your book-seller.

Contributors

Unknown:
Vincent van Gogh
Artist:
Francis Hoyland
Produced By:
George Walton Scott

A beginners' course planned jointly by the BBC and the University of Essex primarily for use in evening classes throughout the country
Lesson 5
Written by L. M. O'Toole
P. T. Culhane , and P. S. Mirsky of the University of Essex
Given by L. M. O'TOOLE
MARINA RYAN , VICTOR GREGORIY and ALEXEI JAVDOKIMOV
Produced by Richard Hooper
Last Monday's broadcast
A booklet Is available

Contributors

Written By:
L. M. O'Toole
Written By:
P. T. Culhane
Written By:
P. S. Mirsky
Unknown:
L. M. O'Toole
Unknown:
Marina Ryan
Unknown:
Victor Gregoriy
Unknown:
Alexei Javdokimov
Produced By:
Richard Hooper

Last programme in the series Septet No. 2 (Zirkus 1947) HEINZ FÜGNER (flute)
RUDOLF BARTL (clarinet)
EDWIN KRETZSCHMAR (bassoon) CARL TASCHKE (violin) HEINRICH HUCK (violin) THOMAS WÜNSCH (viola) ERICH NEUMANN (cello)
Conducted by ADOLF FRITZ GUHL Recording made available by courtesyofEastGermanRadio

Contributors

Clarinet:
Rudolf Bartl
Bassoon:
Edwin Kretzschmar
Violin:
Heinrich Huck
Cello:
Erich Neumann
Conducted By:
Adolf Fritz Guhl

Three plays by John Arden
Paul Daneman , Derek Godfrey and June Tobin in Ironhand
Freely adapted by JOHN ARDEN from Goethe's
Goetz von Berlichingen mit der eisernen Hand with Annette Crosbie , Nicholas Pennell Jessie Evans , Henry Stamper
Music specially composed and conducted by STEVE RACE
Adapted for radio and produced by JOHN PoWELL
See panel and previous page
DURING THE INTERVAL (8.50'-9.0*)
A record of dances by Michael Praetorius , played by NEW YORK PRO MUSICA directed by NOAH GREENBURG
To be repeated on November 22
Armstrong's Last Goodnight, by John Arden : November 6

Contributors

Unknown:
John Arden
Unknown:
Paul Daneman
Unknown:
Derek Godfrey
Unknown:
June Tobin
Adapted By:
John Arden
Unknown:
Goetz von Berlichingen
Unknown:
Annette Crosbie
Unknown:
Nicholas Pennell
Unknown:
Jessie Evans
Unknown:
Henry Stamper
Conducted By:
Steve Race
Produced By:
John Powell
Unknown:
Michael Praetorius
Unknown:
John Arden

Edward Hudson by PAMELA MAUDE
Edward Hudson was the founder and first editor of Country Life, and all his friends were pressed into the service of his beloved paper. Pamela Maude remembers Monday luncheons at his house in Queen Anne's Gate, and the evening parties where Suggia played, and the gruff, plain little man. with his obsession for beauty.

Contributors

Unknown:
Edward Hudson
Unknown:
Pamela Maude
Unknown:
Edward Hudson
Unknown:
Pamela Maude

Network Three

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