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BATH FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA with YEHUDI MENUHIN as soloist and conductor
JANET BAKER (mezzo-soprano)
MICHAEL DOBSON (oboe) gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Yehudi Menuhin
Mezzo-Soprano:
Janet Baker
Oboe:
Michael Dobson

Sibelius
Songs: Narcissus; To the evening;
Come away, death; Astray
TOM KRAUSE (baritone)
PENTTI Koskimies (piano) JOHN WILLIAMS (guitar)
9.13* Quartet in D minor (Voces lntimae)
LANSDOWNE STRING Quartet gramophone records

Contributors

Baritone:
Tom Krause

Raimund Herincx (baritone)
Each month a well-known artist is invited to introduce and perform a wide range of music
In his last programme
RAIMUND HERINCX with WILFRID PARRY (piano) sings
Raimund Herincx broadcasts by permission of Sadler's Wells Opera Co.

Contributors

Baritone:
Raimund Herincx
Unknown:
Raimund Herincx
Piano:
Wilfrid Parry
Unknown:
Raimund Herincx

The Innocent Ear
Seventh of a series of fortnightly programmes in each of which the composer of one work will be announced after its performance
11.33* A string quartet
EILEEN BROSTER (piano)
MELOS ENSEMBLE
William Waterhouse (bassoon) Cecil Aronowitz (viola) Kenneth Essex (viola) Terence Weil (cello)
ARRIAGA STRING QUARTET
The Quartet by Krommer Is being broadcast for the second time

Contributors

Piano:
Eileen Broster
Bassoon:
William Waterhouse
Viola:
Cecil Aronowitz
Viola:
Kenneth Essex
Cello:
Terence Weil

Seventh in a series of thirteen programmes in which all the sonatas are being played
E flat major. Op. 27 No. 1
2.21* C sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 2
(Moonlight)
2.38* E flat major, Op. 81a (Les
Adieux) played by PETER FRANKL
Second broadcast
Friday, 2.5 p.m.: Polonaise in C major, Op. 89; Sonata in C major, Op. 2 No. 3; Sonata in F minor, Op. 57 (Appassionata) (Michael Roll)

Contributors

Played By:
Peter Frankl

Dallapiccola
Four works composed between 1943 and 1949 Six sones of Alcaeus. for soprano and chamber orchestra (1943)
Two Studies, for violin and piano
(1945): Sarabande; Fanfare and Fugue
Recording made available by courtesy of Bavarian Radio
Four lyrics of Antonio Machado , for soprano and piano (1947)
Second broadcast
Three Poems, for soprano and chamber orchestra (Joyce, Michelangelo, and Antonio Machado ) (1949)
MARY THOMAS (soprano)
SANDRO MATERASSI (violin)
LUIGI DALLAPICCOLA (piano)
ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA Leader, Kenneth Sillito
Conducted by JOHN CAREWE

Contributors

Unknown:
Antonio MacHado
Unknown:
Antonio MacHado
Soprano:
Mary Thomas
Violin:
Sandro Materassi
Piano:
Luigi Dallapiccola
Leader:
Kenneth Sillito
Conducted By:
John Carewe

Die Walküre
Acts 1 and 2 Sung In German gramophone records
VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by GEORG SOLTI
Act 1
The Interior of Hunding's hut
4.45* Act 2
A wild, rocky place
Second of six weekly programmes including the whole of Wagner's ' Ring '

Contributors

Conducted By:
Georg Solti

The ninth of the main series of eighteen programmes for adults taking the G.C.E. O-level examinations in English Language and Literature, planned in association with a National Extension College correspondence course
Radio Tutor, DAVID GRUGEON
Scriptwriter, Emmeline Garnett
Produced by Peggy Bacon
Details of the correspondence course can be obtained from The National Extension College. Shaftcsbury Road. Cambridge
First broadcast April 21, 1966
. (Ho?ne)

Contributors

Scriptwriter:
Emmeline Garnett
Produced By:
Peggy Bacon

2: Foreign Policy and Rearmament
Introduced by RICHARD Hiscocks
Professor of International Relations. University of Sussex
Since 1949 West Germany has been restored to a place in the Western Alliance and the international community, but within the .Federal Republic there has been conflict between those who admire President de Gaulle's conception of Europe and those who favour close links with America. A guide line of the Federal Republic's foreign policy has been the Hallstein Doctrine-a refusal to have diplomatic relations with any country that recognises East Germany. Now an agreement with Rumania suggests that the direction of West German foreign policy is changing. At the same time the whole subject of foreign policy has been complicated by the question of German rearmament.
Produced by Chris Cuthbertson
Monday's broadcast

Contributors

Introduced By:
Richard Hiscocks
Produced By:
Chris Cuthbertson

Four documentary programmes by GERALD LEACH
4: Dreams and Goals
Harvesting plankton from the sea is condemned for ever to be a biological dream. If you do the sums this sea soup is just too weak to make it worth concentrating without huge quantities of extra energy. There are other perhaps more likely goals: to prevent illness rather than cure it, or a high technology of agriculture that frees land for leisure. What goals can we move towards with the help of the technology that we need so much?
A programme prepared from conversations recorded with DR. ALEX COMFORT
DR. DONALD BROADBENT
PROFESSOR SIR JOSEPH HUTCHINSON. F.R.S.
PROFESSOR J. N. MORRIS
DR. PALMER NEWBOULD
PROFESSOR J. W. S. PRINGLE. F.R.S.
PROFESSOR JOHN MAYNARD SMITH
PROFESSOR C. H. WADDINGTON , F.R.S.
Produced by Mick Rhodes

Contributors

Unknown:
Gerald Leach
Unknown:
Dr. Alex Comfort
Unknown:
Dr. Donald Broadbent
Unknown:
Sir Joseph Hutchinson.
Unknown:
Professor J. N. Morris
Unknown:
Dr. Palmer Newbould
Unknown:
Professor J. W. S. Pringle.
Unknown:
Professor John Maynard Smith
Unknown:
Professor C. H. Waddington
Produced By:
Mick Rhodes

by Roland Dubillard
A play for radio translated from the French by PETER MEYER with Ernest Milton and Frances Cuka
Roland Dubillard is an actor and dramatist, the author of two successful stage plays, Naive HtrondeUe and La Maison d'Os.' In Le Pere, which was written specially for broadcasting, he creates a convincing study of old age in a deceptively simple story leading to an unexpected climax.
Produced by DAVID THOMSON
Second broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Roland Dubillard
Unknown:
Peter Meyer
Unknown:
Ernest Milton
Unknown:
Frances Cuka
Unknown:
Roland Dubillard
Produced By:
David Thomson
The Chauffeur:
Nigel Anthony
The Father:
Ernest Milton
The Butler:
Walter Fitzgerald
The Son-in-Law:
Heron Carvic
The Daughter:
Frances Cuka

KENNETH BOWEN (tenor)
ROGER NORRINGTON (tenor)
GOLDSBROUGH ENSEMBLE
Emanuel Hurwitz (violin) Nona Liddell (violin)
Terence Weil (cello)
Charles Spinks
(harpsichord and organ) Iste Confessor
Currite populi Audi coelum
Cantate Domino
Ed e pur dunque Zefiro torna
Quel sguardo Chiome d'oro
Sixth of a series of programmes celebrating the 400th anniversary of the composer's birth.
Church music: April 13

Contributors

Tenor:
Kenneth Bowen
Tenor:
Roger Norrington
Violin:
Emanuel Hurwitz
Violin:
Nona Liddell
Cello:
Terence Weil
Harpsichord:
Charles Spinks

1716-1771
Elegy written in a Country Churchyard and other poems
Compiled and introduced by DAVID DAVIS
Readers,
C. DAY LEWIS , DAVID MARCH
To contemplation's sober eye Such is the race of Man:
And theu that creep, and thew that fly,
Shall end where they began.
Second broadcast

Contributors

Introduced By:
David Davis
Readers:
C. Day Lewis

Bentto Cereno, which ends its run at the Mermaid Theatre on Saturday, is the last of a trilogy of Robert Lowell 's plays based on nineteenth-century American short stories.
MR. LOWELL discusses with KARL MILLER this adaptation of Herman Melville 's story as an example of his method of work as a playwright

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Lowell
Unknown:
Karl Miller
Unknown:
Herman Melville

Network Three

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