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Initially, called the BBC Television Service it was later renamed BBC TV in 1960.

BBC TV

[BBC Television]

Monday
31 July
1961
22.20

The Julian Bream Consort

plays music popular at the time of Queen Elizabeth I.
Olive Zorian (violin), Rainer Schuelein (alto flute), Julian Bream (lute), Desmond Dupre (cittern and lute), Robert Spencer (pandora, lute, and voice), Joy Hall (bass viol)
Introduced by Julian Bream.





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[BBC Television]

Sunday
10 September
1961
16.20

International Celebrity Concert

Lord Harewood introduces some of the artists who starred at this year's Edinburgh Festival.
[Starring] Joan Sutherland, Elisabeth Soderstrom (Accompanist David Wilde), Julian Bream, George Malcolm and a section of the BBC Scottish Orchestra
Leader, Peter Gibbs
Conducted by James Lockhart
Recorded in the BBC studios in Edinburgh





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[BBC Television]

Sunday
3 June
1962
22.10

Monitor

A fortnightly magazine of the arts.
Tonight's edition includes:

Julian Bream
A film profile with George Malcolm and the Julian Bream Consort.

The Death of Patroclus
Christopher Logue talks about his new adaptation of Book XVI of Homer's Iliad and reads scenes from it with Patrick Allen and Gary Watson.

Introduced and edited by Huw Wheldon.





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[BBC Television]

Sunday
15 July
1962
22.10

Music in Camera

presenting Nadia Nerina, Mary Costa, Michael Somes, Julian Bream, Vivianne Gomori
Introduced by Bernard Keeffe.
The Pro Arte Orchestra
Leader, Max Salpeter
Conducted by Marcus Dods


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[BBC Television]

Monday
5 August
1963
23.00

Julian Bream

A film profile in which one of Britain's most famous musicians plays the guitar and the lute and talks with his friends with George Malcolm and the Julian Bream Consort.
"Bream has a delightful personality and his passion for English sixteenth-century music was positively exciting" Observer
A Monitor film
First transmitted in June 1962


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[BBC Television]

Sunday
29 September
1963
22.05

Monitor

A fortnightly magazine of the arts.
Introduced by Huw Wheldon.
Tonight's programme includes:

Walking, Talking, Laughing Dance
Three months ago Gillian Lynne late of the Royal Ballet, 'Cranks', and the London Palladium, formed a dance company to play on the 'Fringe' at Edinburgh, where their impact brought them immediate offers to appear in London's West End.
Tonight's film follows the company from early rehearsals in a London church hall to the first taste of success in Edinburgh, and plans for a permanent future.

and
East Meets West
A musical encounter between Julian Bream virtuoso of the guitar and Ali Akbar Khan, virtuoso of the sarod, who bring European and Indian music together in a session of improvisation.

(Gillian Lynne and her Dance Company are presenting 'Collages' at the Savoy Theatre, London)


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[BBC Television]

Tuesday
19 November
1963
20.10

Gala Performance

Introduced by Richard Attenborough.
With Margot Fonteyn, Rudolf Nureyev, Joan Hammond, Julian Bream, Gyorgy Cziffra
Malcolm Arnold conducting the Philharmonia Orchestra
Leader, Hugh Bean


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[BBC Television]

Tuesday
10 December
1963
20.10

Gala Performance

Introduced again by Richard Attenborough.
With Malcolm Arnold and Julian Bream
Tonight's artists: Geraint Evans, Viktor Rona, Galina Samtsova, Los Paraguayos, The Temple Church Choir
Organist and conductor, Dr. George Thalben-Ball
The Philharmonia Orchestra
Leader, Hugh Bean
Conducted by Malcolm Arnold
The Choir appears by permission of the Treasurers and Masters of the Bench of the Middle and of the Inner Temple.


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[BBC Television]

Friday
3 January
1964
21.25

Gala Performance

Introduced again by Richard Attenborough.
Tonight's artists: Mary Costa, John Ogdon, Paco Ruiz, Carmen Rojas, Paco Sevilla and Julian Bream with The Julian Bream Consort.
London Symphony Orchestra
Leader, Erich Gruenberg
Conducted by Charles MacKerras


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[BBC Television]

Thursday
20 February
1964
21.25

Gala Performance

Introduced by Richard Attenborough.
with Yehudi Menuhin, Svetlana Beriosova, Julian Bream, Catherine Gayer, Donald MacLeary
Philharmonia Orchestra
Leader, Hugh Bean
Conducted by Charles MacKerras
See page 39


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[BBC Television]

Wednesday
11 March
1964
21.25

Festival: A Florentine Tragedy

by Oscar Wilde and T. Sturge Moore.
Adapted for television by Robert Shaw.
[Starring] Mary Ure and Robert Shaw
See page 37


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[BBC Television]

Thursday
12 March
1964
21.25

Gala Performance

Introduced by Richard Attenborough.
with Tito Gobbi, Julian Bream, John Browning, Nana Mouskouri and Georges Petsilas, Annette Page, Alexander Grant, Susann McDonald, Georgina Parkinson, Ann Jenner, Vyvyan Lorrayne, Monica Mason, Austin Bennett, Petrus Bosman,
Anthony Dowell, David Drew.
Philharmonia Orchestra
Leader, Hugh Bean
Conducted by Charles MacKerras
The members of the Royal Ballet appear by arrangement with the General Administrator, Royal Opera House Covent Garden
See page 43