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August 28, 1948
Saturday 9.30

PROMENADE PLAYERS

Conductor. Sidney Bowman
Julian Bream (guitar)

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November 16, 1948
Tuesday 8.15

MELODY MIXTURE

Jack Byfleld and his Players with Julian Bream (guitar) and Frederic Curzon at the organ.

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January 6, 1949
Thursday 8.15

MELODY MIXTURE

Jack Byfield and his Players with Julian Bream (guitar) and Frederic Curzon at the organ.

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June 27, 1949
Monday 8.45

AUBADE
Gordon Walker (flute), Julian Bream (guitar), Mary Peppin and Geraldine Peppin (two pianos).

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March 6, 1950
Monday 21.15

Contemporary European Theatre: Blood Wedding

A tragedy of Spanish rural life by Federico Garcia Lorca
English version by George Leeson
Textual consultant, Rafael Martinez Nadal
Cast in order of speaking:
Singer, Marina Gabarain
Solo guitars, Julian Bream and Bert Weedon
Music composed by Eduardo M Torner
Radio adaptation and production by George Ronald Hill

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May 7, 1950
Sunday 14.30

SOUTHERN SERENADE
Music of the sunny South played by the Southern Serenade Orchestra
Directed by Lou Whiteson with Julian Bream (guitar).

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March 16, 1951
Friday 9.25

RECITAL

John Turner (tenor)
Julian Bream (guitar)

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May 28, 1951    8*
Monday 18.20

A Serenade of Saxophones
The Michael Krein Saxophone Quartet with Julian Bream (guitar)

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August 27, 1951   9*
Monday 22.15

RECITAL

Eric Greene (tenor)
Aeolian String Quartet:
Alfred Cave (violin)
Leonard Dight (violin)
Watson Forbes (viola)
John Moore (cello)
Frederick Stone (piano)
Julian Bream (guitar)

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October 17, 1951    10*
Wednesday 16.30


MUSIC IN MINIATURE
A musical entertainment
Victoria de los Angeles (soprano)
Julian Bream, (guitar)
Leonard Hirsch (violin) Kathleen Sturdy (violin) Lorraine du Val (violin)
Colin Sauer (violin) Mollie Panter (viola)
Stephen Shingles (viola)
Jean Stewart (viola)
James Whitehead (cello)
Peter Beavan (cello) Norina Semino (cello)
James W. Merrett (double-bass)
Ernest Lush (accompanist)
Programme arranged by Basil Douglas

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January 17, 1952   11*
Thursday 19.00


First House Michael Miles presents ' ACCENT ON YOUTH'
A revue by professional artists under twenty-one years old
Julian Bream , Richard Carver
Leslie Crowther. Ann Hart
Dilys Lay. Susan Lyall-Grant
Gillian Moran. Gay Parkinson Sonya Rook , Jean Stone
Dulcie Walker , Raymond Walter
Gordon Skelt Andrew 's
Ilford Girls Choir under the direction of Eric Gilder
The Augmented BBC Revue Orchestra
Conducted by Robert Busby
Script by Peter Jeffries and Lionel Harris
Produced by Frederick Piffard

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March 13, 1952   12*
Thursday 20.00


Songs of Spain and South America: Frederick Fuller (baritone): Julian Bream (guitar).
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April 17, 1952   13*
Thursday 19.30

THE THURSDAY CONCERT
Golden Age Singers :
Margaret Field-Hyde (soprano)
Eileen McLoughlin (soprano) Alfred Deller (counter-tenor)
Rene Soames (tenor)
Gordon Clinton (baritone)
Directed by Margaret Field-Hyde
Julian Bream (lute and guitar)
(Continued in next column)
Before an audience in the Concert Hall, Broadcasting House, London

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June 8, 1952   14
Sunday 14.30

The Women Have Their Way

by the Brothers Quintero
English version by Helen and Harley Granville-Barker
Radio adaptation and production by Raymond Raikes
[Starring] Eliot Makeham with Denise Bryer and Roger Delgado
Scene: a small town in Andalusia
Stephen Williams writes on page 4




September 8, 1952   15*
Monday 19.00


First House Michael Miles presents ACCENT ON YOUTH
A revue by professional artists under twenty-one years old featuring
Shani Wallis and Leslie Crowther with Tony Fisher, Julian Bream
David Gibson, Maureen Hartley
Story behind a star
Interviewing this week :
Janette Scott
The Mitchell Maids
BBC Revue Orchestra
Conductor, Robert Busby
Script by Peter Myers and Alec Grahame
Produced by Joan Clark

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September 8, 1952   16*
Monday 22.45


JULIAN BREAM(guitar)
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November 9, 1952   17*
Sunday 11.30

MUSIC MAGAZINE
A weekly review edited by Anna Instone and Julian Herbage
Introduced by Julian Herbage
Contents :
' Herbert Murrill (1909-1952),' by Anthony Lewis
' Rossini's " serious music,' by Francis Toye
-' The Guitar,' by Julian Bream


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December 17, 1952   18*
Wednesday 18.20

SOUTHERN SERENADE
Music of the Sunny South played by the Southern Serenade Orchestra directed by Lou Whiteson with Julian Bream (guitar).

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January 13, 1953     19*
Tuesday 19.30

RECITAL

The BBC Singers:
Margaret Godley, Margaret Rees
Maude Baker, Margaret Rolfe
Bradshaw MacMillan, Emlyn Bebb
Stanley Riley, Denis Weatherley
Conductor, Leslie Woodgate
Ernest Lush (piano)
Julian Bream (guitar)

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May 26, 1953   20*
Tuesday 19.45


Julian Bream (guitar).



June 6, 1953   21*
Saturday 15.45

BERNARD MONSHIN

and his Rio Tango Band with Julian Bream (guitar)

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June 21, 1953   22*
Sunday 14.45

' THE SAME STORY'

by William Templeiton with Sulwen Morgan, Audrey Mendes
Namcy Nevjnson , Rupert Daivies
Brian. Hayes
Singer, Alan Redd accompanied by Julian Bream (guitar)
Production by Ayton WMilakeir
The Same Story begins with the opening night of Larry Weston's first play—a night of triumph marred only by the threat of a plagiarism suit which is handed to the producer almost as soon as the curtain is down! Although the author has always insisted that his play is an account of a personal experience of his own, it 'transpires intriguingly that a novel with an identical situation has been written in Italy !by a girl who is a complete stranger to Weston. K.A.H.

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August 16, 1953    23*
Sunday 8.20

MORNING MELODY
The Leighton Lucas Orchestra
Conductor, Leighton Lucas with Julian Bream (guitar)

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August 27, 1953    24*
Thursday 14.00

RECITAL

Thelma Godfrey (soprano)
Julian Bream (guitar)

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December 30, 1953    25*
Wednesday 21.45


Julian Bream (guitar).


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April 8, 1954    26*
Thursday 19.30

THE THURSDAY CONCERT
Julian Bream (guitar)
The London Piano Quartet:
Emanuel Hurwitz (violin)
Watson Forbes (viola) Vivian Joseph (cello) Edith Vogel (piano)
Before an audience in the Civic Theatre, Poplar, London

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June 13, 1954   27*
Sunday 19.15

CHAMBER MUSIC

played by Musica da Camera: Harold Clarke (flute) Wilfred Smith (flute)
Vera Kantroviteh (violin)
Tessa Robbins (violin) Cecil Aronowitz (viola)
Joy Hall (cello)
Julian Bream (guitar)
Rubert Dawkes
(harpsichord and piano)

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September 26, 1954    28*
Sunday 22.30

RECITAL

Julian Bream (lute and guitar)

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March 21, 1955    29
Monday 21.25

'HUNT ROYAL'

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March 31, 1955    30*
Thursday 15.40

' HUNT ROYAL'

A comedy of Very High Life by Helena Wood
Production by Martyn C. Webster
Music composed by James Bernard. Lute accompaniment by Julian Bream.

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August 27, 1955    31*
Saturday 20.00


Kenneth Home rings up the curtain on VARIETY PLAYHOUSE
(Summer Season) presenting
Julian Bream
Shani Wallis
Freddie Sales
Ormonde Douglas
Fran Dowie
Miki and Griff
The Peter Knight Singers
Ron Goodwin and his Concert Orchestra
(Leader, Ralph Elman )
Produced by John Simmonds

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August 28, 1955      32*
Sunday 22.15

CHAMBER MUSIC

Musica da Camera: Harold Clarke (flute)
Roger Lord (oboe)
Archie Camden (bassoon) Vera Kantrovitch (violin)
Cecil Aronowitz (viola)
Joy Hall (cello)
Julian Bream (guitar) Hubert Dawkes (piano)

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September 7, 1955       33
Wednesday 20.00


Three Choirs Festival CHORAL AND ORCHESTRAL CONCERT   
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September 12, 1955    34*

Monday 21.55


Peter Cushing Marjorie Westbury and Deryck Guyler in ' WIFE FOR SALE'
A new play for broadcasting by David Tutaev based on his own translation of Anton Chekhov 's story
' Live Merchandise '
Characters in order of speaking:
Guitarist, Julian Bream
The action begins in the spring of a year in the eighteen-eighties in a small provincial capital in Central Russia.
Produced by Charles Lefeaux


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October 4, 1955     35*
Tuesday 19.30


BBC Midland Orchestra; Julian Bream (guitar).
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November 23, 1955   36*
Wednesday 22.30


CANZONETTA

Folk Songs from Italy sung by Hella Toros accompanied by Julian Bream with his guitar


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December 4, 1955    37*
Sunday 22.30


JULIAN BREAM (guitar)




December 10, 1955    38*

Saturday 9.00


THE GOLDEN AGE

Rene Soames (tenor) Julian Bream (lute)
Margaret Hodsdon (virginals)
The second of two programmes


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December 26, 1955    39*
December 11.00


MUSIC IN MINIATURE

A musical entertainment given by Peter Pears (tenor)
Benjamin Britten (piano)
Julian Bream
(guitar and lute)
Francis Baines (double-bass)
The Amadeus String Quartet:
Norbert Brainin (violin) Siegmund Nissel (violin)
Peter Schidlof (viola) Martin Lovett (cello)
Programme arranged by Basil Douglas
(: previously broadcast in the BBC's General Overseas Service)


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December 28, 1955   40*
Wednesday 11.00

MUSIC IN MINIATURE

A musical entertainment given by Marina de Gabarain
(mezzo-soprano)
Shura Cherkassky (piano)
Julian Bream (guitar)
The Aeolian String Quartet:
Sydney Humphreys (violin)
Trevor Williams (violin)
Watson Forbes (viola)
John Moore (cello)
Programme arranged by Basil Douglas

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January 22, 1956   41*

Sunday 18.30


THE TOM JENKINS ORCHESTRA

with Julian Bream (guitar)


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January 26, 1956    42*
Thursday 19.15


THE THURSDAY CONCERT

Carmen Prietto (soprano)
Julian Bream (guitar)
The Netherlands String Quartet:
Nap de Klijn (violin) Jaap Schroder (violin)
Paul Godwin (viola)
Carel Boomkamp (cello)
Before an invited audience in the Concert Hall, Broadcasting House, London. Tickets may be obtained from Ticket Unit, Broadcasting House, London, W.l.


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February 2, 1956    43*
Thursday 22.00


Music at Home: I-In Shakespeare's Day. Penelope Short (soprano): Margaret Pascoe (soprano) : Julian Bream (lute); Norman Jones (viola-da-gamba); Margaret Hodson (virginals); BBC Midland Singers.
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February 10, 1956    44*
Friday 21.45

MUSICA BRITANNICA

A concert designed to celebrate the publication of the first ten volumes of this national collection of music
Devised and introduced by the General Editor,
Anthony Lewis who conducts the first and last items
The Golden Age Singers :
Margaret Field-Hyde (soprano)
Elizabeth Osborn (soprano)
John Whitworth (counter-tenor)
Rene Soames (tenor)
Gordon Clinton (baritone) with Maurice Bevan (baritone)
Directed by Margaret Field-Hyde
Julian Bream (lute)
Thurston Dart
(harpsichord and organ)
BBC Chorus
The Boyd Neel Orchestra
(Leader. Erich Gruenberg )
Before an invited audience in the Concert Hall, Broadcasting House, London

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March 15, 1956    45
Thursday 19.55


Songs of the Spanish Races: Frederick Fuller (baritone) with Julian Bream (guitar); BBC Midland Chorus.
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June 3, 1956    46*

Sunday 18.15

TOM JENKINS
Tom Jenkins and the Winter Garden Orchestra with Julian Bream (guitar)

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June 15, 1956    47*
Friday 22.15

THE FRIDAY RECITAL

Carmen Prietto (soprano)
Julian Bream (guitar)

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August 5, 1956     48*
Sunday 22.00


MUSIC FOR THE GUITAR

played by Julian Bream


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September 3, 1956    49*
Monday 22.15


Songs of the Spanish Races. Frederick Fuller (baritone); Julian Bream (guitar); BBC Midland Chorus.




September 15, 1956   50*
Saturday 20.00


Kenneth Home rings up the curtain on VARIETY PLAYHOUSE
(Summer season) presenting
Cicely Courtneidge t and Jack Hulbert
Davy Kaye
Ormonde Douglas
Julian Bream
Robert Moreton
Elisabeth Welch
Ken Platt
Peter Knight his Singers and his Orchestra
Continuity by Eric Merriman and Lewis Schwarz
Production by Jacques Brown

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October 19, 1956    51*
Friday 9.40


PETER PEARS (tenor)
with Julian Bream (lute) on gramophone records
It was a lover and his lass (Morley)
Fair, sweet, cruel (Ford)
When Laura smiles (Rosseter)
Awake, sweet love (Dowland)
What then is love but mourning (Rosseter)
Mistress mine, well may you fare (Morley)

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December 17, 1956    52*
Monday 15.30


Moment Musical
An entertainment presented by Eileen McLoughlin (soprano)
Julian Bream (guitar); Valerie Tryon (piano)

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January 7, 1957    53*
Monday 19.00


John Russell introduces MUSIC TO REMEMBER
Bournemouth
Symphony Orchestra
(Led by Alfred Jupp )
Conductor, Charles Groves
Julian Bream (guitar)
From the Winter Gardens,
Bournemouth

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April 17, 1957    54*
Wednesday 22.00

MUSIC IN MINIATURE

Carmen Prietto ftloprano)
Pierre Fournier (cello)
Ernest Lush (piano)
Julian Bream (guitar)
Allegri String Quartet:
Eli Goren (violin)
James Barton (violin) Patrick Ireland (viola) William Pleeth (cello)
Programme arranged by Basil Douglas

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May 6, 1957    55*
Monday 20.15


PASSING PARADE

A magazine programme introducing
Bill Kerr with a few observations
Julian Bream the distinguished guitarist in 'Music Page'
Larry Forrester presenting a real-life feature
' Chance in a Million'
Michael Flanders and Donald Swann
The men of the moment
Eric Barker with Pearl Hackney
' Carrying On '
The Bill Shepherd Singera
BBC Revue Orchestra
Conductor, Harry Rabinowitz
Produced by Pat Dixon


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May 28, 1957    56
Tuesday 21.45


Norwich Jacobean Festival. Peter Pears (tenor); Julian Bream (guitar).
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May 30, 1957     57
Thursday 19.30


BBC Midland Orchestra; Julian Bream (guitar).
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June 16, 1957    58*
Sunday 16.30

ENGLISH SONGS

Peter Pears (tenor) with Julian Bream (lute)

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July 6, 1957         59
Saturday 9.15


MUSIC AT HOME
A programme within the reach of those who enjoy playing for* their own entertainment
Julian Bream (guitar)
Viola Tunnard and Martin Penny
(piano duet)
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July 10, 1957    60*
Wednesday 21.15


CALL THE TUNE

A musical quiz
Chairman, Joseph Cooper
Constance Cummings
Christopher Hassall
Paul Jennings
Guest: Julian Bream
Arranged by Walter Todds


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August 25, 1957    61*

Sunday 18.15

AT HOME

Vilem Tausky
BBC Concert Orchestra
(Leader, William Armon ) with Rowland Jones (tenor)
Julian Bream (guitar)
BBC Chorus
Conducted by Cyril Gell
The programme includes a work commissioned by the BBC this year — ' Elizabethan Dances ' by William Alwyn, who is also a guest on the programme.

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August 30, 1957    62
Friday 21.45


A Clowder of Cats
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September 29. 1957    63*
Sunday 22.15

MUSIC MAKING

by Rene Soames (tenor)
Julian Bream (guitar) and the Allegri String Quartet:
Eli Goren (violin)
James Barton (violin) Patrick Ireland (viola) William Pleeth (cello)

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November 7, 1957     64*
Thursday 22.00


Music Tapestry

A melodic pattern woven for your pleasure by Heather Harper (soprano)
Julian Bream (guitar)
Sheila Bromberg (harp)
Edward Rubach (piano) with London Studio Players conducted by John Hollingsworth
Programme arranged by Charles Beardsall


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March 24, 1958      65*
Monday 15.00

MUSIC IN MINIATURE

Peter Pears (tenor)
Julian Bream (guitar)
The Amadeus String Quartet:
Norbert Brainin (violin) Siegmund Nissel (violin)
Peter Schidlof (viola) Martin Lovett (cello)
Programme arranged by Basil Douglas

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April 27, 1958     66*

Sunday 22.15

RECITAL

Julian Bream (lute)
The Golden Age Singers :
Margaret Field-Hyde (soprano)
Joan Clarke (soprano)
Andrew Pearmain (counter-tenor)
Alfred Hepworth (tenor)
James Atkins (bass-baritone) with Edgar Fleet (tenor)
Directed by Margaret Field-Hyde

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May 8, 1958      67*
Thursday 21.55

Music Tapestry
A melodic pattern woven for your pleasure by Adele Leigh (soprano) Julian Bream (guitar) Edward Rubach (piano)
with the London Studio Players
Conducted by Maurice Miles
Programme produced by Alan Owen




July 15, 1958     68*
Tuesday 21.45

The Tuesday Concert
Vocal and chamber music recorded during June at the Aldeburgh Festival of Music and the Arts.
Peter Pears (tenor), Benjamin Britten (piano), Julian Bream (guitar), Aurele Nicolet (flute)
The Zorian String Quartet: Olive Zorian (violin), Marjorie Lavers (violin), Rosemary Green (viola), Eleanor Warren (cello)
The Purcell Singers
Conducted by Imogen Hoist
The programme introduced by John Lowe.
The programme is drawn from concerts given during the Festival in halls and churches in the district and includes


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August 5, 1958     69*
Tuesday 19.30

MUSIC FOR GUITAR

played by Julian Bream
This is the first of three programmes in which music of various styles and periods will be played on the guitar. Most of it will be original guitar music but some pieces will be included which were for other instruments, such as the lute, and can be played without an arrangement on the modern guitar.




August 7, 1958     70*
Thursday 21.45

Music Tapestry

William Herbert (tenor), Julian Bream (guitar), Edward Rubach (piano)
with the London Studio Players
Conducted by Jean Pougnet

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October 10, 1958     71*
Friday 21.45

The Friday Recital

Julian Bream (lute), George Malcolm (harpsichord)
(BBC recording)




November 18, 1958    72* 
Tuesday 21.45

The Tuesday Concert: Elizabethan Music

For the four-hundredth anniversary of Elizabeth I's Accession.

The Ambrosian Consort: Mary Thomas (soprano), Jean Allister (soprano), John Whitworth (counter-tenor), Edgar Fleet (tenor), John McCarthy (tenor), John Frost (bass)
Conductor, Denis Stevens

The In Nomine Players: Maxwell Ward (viola d'amore), Michael Mitchell (quinton), Rosemary Green (viola pomposa), Desmond Dupre (viola da gamba), Francis Baines (great bass viol)

Julian Bream (lute)

(Introductory notes by Denis Stevens)
Before an invited audience in the Concert Hall, Broadcasting House, London. Tickets may be obtained by applying to [address removed] enclosing a stamped, addressed envelope

Next week: Peter Katin (piano), Erich Gruenberg (violin) and the Aeolian String Quartet

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December 5, 1958      73*
Friday 20.00

City of Belfast Orchestra

Conductor. Maurice Miles; Julian Bream (guitar); Havelock Nelson (piano).
Elgar, Tchaikovsky, Malcolm Arnold, Havelock Nelson
(to 21.00)

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December 11, 1958     74*
Thursday 19.00

Music Tapestry

Julian Bream (guitar) Alfred Hallett (tenor), Edward Rubach (piano)
with the London Studio Players
Conducted by John Hollingsworth

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December 19, 1958     75*
Friday 23.06

Music at Night

Julian Bream (lute), George Malcolm (harpsichord)
(The recorded broadcast of October 10)

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March 27, 1959      76*
Friday 19.00

JULIAN BREAM (guitar)
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May 1, 1959    77*
Friday 21.45

THE FRIDAY RECITAL
Peter Pears (tenor)
Julian Bream (guitar)


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March 1, 1960      78*
Tuesday 21.45


THE TUESDAY CONCERT

Julian Bream (guitar)
The Melos Ensemble:
Gervase de Peyer (clarinet)
Emanuel Hurwitz (violin)
Ivor McMahon (violin) Cecil Aronowitz (viola)
Terence Weil (cello)
Adrian Beers (double-bass)
Before an invited audience in the Concert Hall, Broadcasting House, London
Tickets may be obtained by applying to [address removed] enclosing stamped addressed envelope.
The Robert Masters Piano Quartet




June 15, 1960     79*
Wednesday 13.40

A RECITAL
Peter Pears (tenor) Julian Bream (lute)
Music by Dowland and Rossiter on gramophone records




September 26, 1960     80*
Monday 22.30

JULIAN BREAM
Julian Bream (guitar) plays music by Bach on a gramophone record




December 4, 1960     81*
Sunday 10.30

MUSIC MAGAZINE

A weekly review
Introduced by Julian Herbage
Nielsen's Fourth Symphony by Robert Simpson
Musical Profile: Julian Bream by John Amis
Fifty Years Ago: Puccini's La Fanciulla del West by Spike Hughes
Andre Campra (1660-1744) by Charles Cudworth




December 4, 1960    82*
Sunday 21.30

JULIAN BREAM

Julian Bream (guitar)
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February 3, 1961     83*
Friday 15.30

A World of Sound
A weekly exploration of the BBC Sound Archives
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A magazine of recordings from the past and the present including
Julian Bream talking to John Amis about the guitar
The Smiths: a collection of SmithS from all walks of life
The Sea-soaked Wallet: an adventure of the First World War told by Sir Leonard Woolley
Edited and introduced by Denys Gueroult




February 26, 1961     84*
Sunday 16.45

PETER PEARS

Peter Pears (tenor) with Julian Bream (lute)
Songs by Dowland and Rosseter on a gramophone record




February 27, 1961     85*
Monday 19.30

MONDAY NIGHT AT HOME
Recorded wit, music, humour
Introduced by Basil Boothroyd including
THE WEAVERS
PIERS STEPHENS and PHILIP LEAVER
' The Other Ear's Gone ' by Piers Stephens
STEPHEN GRENFELL
' Tail-End of the Monsoon '
CHARLES RICHARDSON , MAVIS VILLIERS
' The Sexes,' by Dorothy Parker
ALLAN McClelland the cockroach who had been to hell by don marquis
IVOR CUTLER OF Y'Hup, O.M.P.
' The Hoorgi House '
MARY O'FARRELL and EVA STUART
" The Problem,' by Jill Hyem
JOHN EBDON
' Lee,' by Cyril James
JULIAN BREAM
MARY O'FARRELL , NICHOLAS Edmett
' Sharks are a Nuisance ' by Geoffrey Stephens
CHARLES RICHARDSON
' The Tortoise and the Hare ' by James Thurber
AL KRINBILL
' Morning in Battersea '
Records chosen by Robert Irwin
Edited and produced by Richard Thomas and John Bridges




March 13, 1961       86*
Monday 13.10

DESERT ISLAND DISCS

Julian Bream in a recorded programme discusses with Roy Plomley the records he would choose to have with him on a desert island
Produced by Monica Chapman




May 10, 1961      87*
Wednesday 22.20


JULIAN BREAM
guitar plays music by Frescobaldi and Joaquin Rodrigo on a gramophone record












May 14, 1961     88
Sunday 22.10


Julian Bream, guitar: on records




June 5, 1961     89*
Monday 13.10

DESERT ISLAND DISCS
Julian Bream in a recorded programme discusses with Roy Plomley the gramophone records he would choose to have on a desert island
Produced by Monica Chapman

Desert Island Discs: Julian Bream 17 minutes




June 25, 1961      90*
Sunday 11.35

YOUR CONCERT CHOICE

A request programme of records
Introduced by Jack Brymer
On hearing the first cuckoo in spring (Delius)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Conducted by Sir Thomas Beecham
Dowland lute pieces played by Julian Bream
Ballet Suite: The Perfect Fool (Holst)
London Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted by Sir Adrian Boult










June 26, 1961    91
Monday 8.40

A WORLD OF SOUND

Recordings from the past and present
COUNTERPOINT
Variations on matters musical arranged and introduced by John Amis
3: A Peach, a Bass, and a Twanging Guitar
The contributors include Dame Nellie Melba Beverley Nichols Feodor Chaliapin Ivor Newton
Julian Bream
Produced! by John Powell




July 1, 1961    92*
Saturday 13.40


DESERT ISLAND DISCS

Julian Bream in a recorded, programme discusses with Roy Plomley the gramophone records he would choose to have on, a desert island
Produced by Monica Chapman Previously broadcast on June 6




August 6, 1961     93*
Sunday 14.30


SUNDAY SYMPHONY CONCERT
Julian Bream (guitar)
Janet Fraser (contralto)
A section of the BBC Scottish Choral Society Chorus-Master. James Lockhart
BBC Scottish Orchestra Leader, Peter Gibbs
Conductor, Norman Del Mar
Part 1










August 12, 1961     94
Saturday 11.00


ORCHESTRAL CONCERT
Three German Dances (Mozart)
Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Herbert von Karajan
Guitar Concerto (Malcolm Arnold )
Julian Bream (guitar) Melos Ensemble directed by the composer
Some recent gramophone records








August 20, 1961    95
Sunday 20.30


NATIONAL THEATRE OF THE AIR
Programme No.
Norman Wooland
Marjorie Westbury and Peter Wyngarde in A Woman Killed with Kindness
1603 by THOMAS HEYWOOD
See foot of page and page 15




August 29, 1961     96*
Tuesday 23.06

Music at Night

Overture: La Bella Greca (Cimarosa, arr. Bormioli)
Cento Soli Orchestra
Conducted by Ettore Gracis
Guitar Concerto in A (Mauro Giuliani )
Julian Bream with the Melos Ensemble
on gramophone records




September 13, 1961     97*
Wednesday 21.50


JULIAN BREAM
guitar plays sonatas by Cimarosa and Matteo Albeniz on a gramophone record



September 25, 1961      98*
Monday 19.30


MAN WITH A GUITAR
Julian Bream
A self-portrait with music of the celebrated guitar and lute player
Introduced by John Amis
Produced by Lawrence Constable








October 8, 1961    99
Sunday 11.20

YOUR CONCERT CHOICE

A request programme of records Introduced by Stephen Dodgson
Quintet for two clarinets, two horns, and bassoon1 (J. C. Bach)
French Wind' Ensemble
Guitar Concerlo (Arnold)
Julian Bream (guitar) with the MelosEnsemble
Serenade in E minor for string orchestra (Elgar)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor, Sir Thomas Beecham




December 5, 1961   100*
Tuesday 16.15

MAN WITH A GUITAR
Julian Bream
A self-portrait with music of the celebrated guitar and lute player
Introduced by John Amis
Produced by Lawrence Constable
Recorded broadcast of Sept. 25




January 7, 1962     101*
Sunday 10.30

YOUR CONCERT CHOICE

A request programme of gramophone records Overture: Samson
(Handel, arr. Sargent) played by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Conducted by Sir Malcolm Sargent
Guitar Concerto in A major
(Mauro Giuliani ) played by Julian Bream and the Melos Ensemble
Overture: Tannhauser (Wagner) played by the Philharmonia Orchestra
Conducted by Otto Klemperer









February 9, 1962      102
Friday 10.45


MORNING STARS

Peter Pears (tenor)
Julian Bream (lute)
Songs by Dowland and Rosseter on a gramophone record




March 7, 1962    103*

Wednesday 19.00

MUSIC OF THE MASTERS
played by Julian Bream (lute and guitar)











May 13, 1962   104
23.02


Music at Night
played by Julian Bream (lute and guitar)








June 7, 1962    105
Thursday 23.15

MUSIC AT NIGHT

Julian Bream (lute)
The Boyd Neel String Orchestra
Directed by Thurston Dart (harpsichord) Alman (Simpson)
Ricercar: Bonny Sweet Robin
(Simpson)
Lute solos:
Walsingham Variations (Cutting) Almaine (Cutting)
Galliard (Holborne)
The Witty Wanton (Robert Johnson ) Ayre (Adson) on gramophone records




August 6, 1962   106*
Monday 8.25

JULIAN BREAM

plays
Giuliani's Guitar Concerto with the Melos Ensemble on a gramophone record









September 27, 1962    107
Thursday 19.30


From the Festivals: 8-Coventry. George Malcolm and Julian Bream; harpsichord and lute



November 4, 1962   108*
Sunday 22.40

JULIAN BREAM

guitar plays music by Frescobaldi and Joaquin Rodrigo on gramophone records








December 21, 1962    109
Friday 14.00


A GOLDEN AGE
Songs and lute music of Elizabethan times
PETER PEARS (tenor)
JULIAN BREAM (lute) on gramophone records



December 25, 1962    110*
Tuesday 14.45

MUSIC OF THE FIRST ELIZABETHAN AGE
played by JULIAN BREAM (lute)
Almaine (Cutting) Pavan (Holborne)
Galliard (Holborne)
Mounsiers Almaine (Batchelar)
Greensleeves (Cutting) on a gramophone record




June 16, 1963    111*
Sunday 21.30


GUITAR RECITAL
by JULIAN BREAM










July 1, 1963    112
Monday 19.15


Julian Bream. lute; Carmirelll String Quartet



September 1, 1963    113*
Sunday 21.00

GUITAR RECITAL
by JULIAN BREAM











December 25, 1963    114
Wednesday 23.15

MUSIC AT NIGHT

JULIAN BREAM (lute and guitar) Broadcast on March 7, 1962




May 7, 1964    1 15*
Thursday 19.00

JULIAN BREAM

Records of the well-known guitar and lute player
Introduced by JOHN Amis



July 17, 1964     116*
Friday 21.45


JULIAN BREAM
guitar on a gramophone record




August 20, 1964     117*
Thursday 11.00

CHAMBER CONCERT

ALEXANDER YOUNG (tenor)
JULIAN BREAM
(lute and guitar)
THE JULIAN BREAM CONSORT Olive Zorian (violin)
Frances Mason (violin) Cecil Aronowitz (viola) Joy Hall
(cello and viola da gamba) David Sandeman
(flute and alto flute)
Robert Spencer (chitarrone)
Julian Bream (lute and guitar)
From Leith Town Hall
Part 1




August 27, 1964     118*
Thursday 22.45

PETER PEARS
Peter Pears (tenor) with JULIAN BREAM (lute) songs by Campian and Dowland on a gramophone record




August 29, 1964     119*
Saturday 11.00


ORCHESTRAL CONCERT
JULIAN BREAM (guitar)
Scottish NATIONAL
CHAMBER ORCHESTRA Leader, Sam Bor
Conductor, ALEXANDER GIBSON
From Leith Town Hall, Edinburgh
Part 1
See page 6



September 22, 1964      120*
Tuesday 19.00

JULIAN BREAM

Records of the well-known guitar and lute player
Introduced by JOHN AMIS
Broadcast on May 7




November 17, 1965    121*

Wednesday 15.45

JULIAN BREAM CONSORT

De la tromba pavin (Allison) Courtly Dances (Gloriana)
(Britten, arr. Bream) on gramophone records




December 15, 1965    122*
Wednesday 9.50

DISCOVERING THE PAST
EDWARD CAST invites you to join in discovering various aspects of life yesterday and long ago with material selected' from the BBC Sound Archives
Produced by John F. Muir




April 3, 1966     123*
Sunday 14.30

THE SUNDAY PLAY

Norman Wooland
Marjorie Westbury and Peter Wyngarde in A Woman Killed with Kindness
A domestic tragedy of the year 1603 by Thomas Heywood adapted for radio by RAYMOND RAIKES with music by ANTHONY BERNARD
Characters:
Friends to Frankford:
Household servants to Frankford:
JULIAN BREAM (lute)
LONDON CHAMBER ORCHESTRA Leader, Lionel Bentley
Conducted by the COMPOSER
Produced by RAYMOND RAIKES
Broadcast on February 1. 1959



June 22, 1966     124*
Wednesday 19.30


BATH FESTIVAL
Nathan Milstein (violin)
Yehudi Menuhin (violin)
Festival Orchestra
Leader, Robert Masters
Conducted by Yehudi Menuhin
From Wells Cathedral
Part 1 soloist. Nathan Milstein
See facing page