|Ruslan And Ludmilla||19970929||Conductor Georg Solti died on 5 September 1997. Humphrey Carpenter presents an evening celebrating the man and his music, including the comments and recollections of Solti's friends and collaborators. Beginning with Glinka: Overture `Ruslan and Ludmilla'. London Symphony Orchestra|
|The Essential Solti||19980102||The last of four programmes about conductor Georg Solti. `The Essential Solti'. Richard Osborne, Jonathan Swain and Patrick O'Connor pick their way through Solti's rich recorded legacy.|
|197D||01||The Fastest Baton In The West||19971229||Four programmes of highlights from Radio 3's Solti evening.|
1: `The Fastest Baton in the West'.
Humphrey Carpenter introduces recollections of Solti on and off the rostrum.
|197D||02||A Lion At The Opera||19971230||Four programmes of highlights from Radio 3's Solti evening.|
2: `A Lion at the Opera'.
Humphrey Burton surveys Solti's operatic work, with Birgit Nilsson, Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, Placido Domingo and Sir Peter Hall.
|197D||03||Solti Snapshots||19971231||The third of four programmes of highlights from Radio 3's Solti evening.|
3: `Solti Snapshots'.
Humphrey Carpenter introduces memorable encounters with Solti.
Evelyn Glennie remembers Solti the pianist, and Richard Eyre recalls his first, bracing meeting with the maestro.