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: THE NEW SOCIETY

Six lectures by E. H. Carr
2-From Competition to Planned Economy
(The recorded broadcast of May 9)
Next lecture: tomorrow

Contributors

Unknown: E. H. Carr

: NEW MUSIC

Eric Greene (tenor)
Michael Mullinar (accompanist)
Aleph String Quartet:
Alan Loveday (violin)
Reginald Morley (violin)
Max Gilbert (viola)
Harvey Phillips (cello)
String Quartet No. 1. Kenneth V. Jones Presences (Mary Webb )
Bernard Naylor
The secret joy; Fairy-led; Presences; The ancient gods; The little hill
String Quartet No. 2.Doreen Carwithen

Contributors

Tenor: Eric Greene
Accompanist: Michael Mullinar
Violin: Alan Loveday
Violin: Reginald Morley
Viola: Max Gilbert
Cello: Harvey Phillips
Unknown: Mary Webb
Unknown: Bernard Naylor

: AUTOMATIC CALCULATING MACHINES

Talk by A. M. Turing , F.R.S., Lecturer in Mathematics in the University of Manchester
The speaker, who designed the A.C.E. machine at the National Physical Laboratory, propounded in 1936 a logical scheme for a 'universal' computing machine.
A series of talks on the history and theory of thinking mechanisms
Next talk: June 2

Contributors

Talk By: A. M. Turing

Blog post that mentions this programme:

The Sunday Post: Broadcasting Science 4 September 2016

: London Festival of the Arts The Arts Council of Great Britain presents a concert of music by PURCELL

The English Duo:
Viola Morris (soprano)
Victoria Anderson (soprano)
Alfred Deller (counter-tenor)
Lloyd Strauss-Smith (tenor)
Norman Walker (bass)
London Chamber Singers
Nicolette Bernard and Denis Quilley (narrators)
Andrew Cooper (violin)
Thomas Carter (violin)
Geraint Jones (harpsichord)
Winifred Davey (harpsichord)
London Chamber Orchestra
(Leader, Andrew Cooper )
Conductor, Anthony Bernard
From the Victoria and Albert Museum, Kensington. (By permission of the Director. Sir Leigh Ashton )
Part 1
Overture, Air, and Dances: The
Married Beau
Duet: Elegy on the Death of Queen
Mary
Trio Sonata No. 7. in C, for two violins and continuo
Duet: No, no, resistance is but vain
The Duke of Gloucester's Birthday
Ode, 1695

Contributors

Soprano: Victoria Anderson
Soprano: Alfred Deller
Tenor: Lloyd Strauss-Smith
Bass: Norman Walker
Singers: Nicolette Bernard
Narrators: Denis Quilley
Violin: Andrew Cooper
Violin: Thomas Carter
Harpsichord: Geraint Jones
Harpsichord: Winifred Davey
Leader: Andrew Cooper
Conductor: Anthony Bernard
Director: Sir Leigh Ashton

: AUDIBLE LAUGHTER WITH DIGNITY

Paul Turner talks about the new edition of 'The Memoirs of Martinus Scriblerus '
This burlesque biography was the main manifesto of the Scriblerus Club, which was formed to attack ' follies ' in literature and science. Among the members were Pope, Swift, Gay. Parnell, Arbuthnot, and the Earl of Oxford.

Contributors

Talks: Paul Turner
Unknown: Martinus Scriblerus

: PURCELL

(Concert continued)
' The Indian Queen'
The Indian Queen is a poetic play. by Dryden and his brother-in-law Sir Robert Howard , concerned with the feuds-of doubtful historical authenticity-between Peruvians and Mexicans at the end of the fifteenth century. The music, written in 1695. intensifies the dramatic effectiveness of the ceremonial, magical, and sacrificial scenes, and reveals Purcell at the height of his powers. H.R.

Contributors

Unknown: Sir Robert Howard

: LIFE AMONG THE LONDON POOR

2—Street-Setters. Street-Finders and Street-Performers
Compiled by Douglas Cleverdon and Laurence Kitchin from the conversations recorded by Henry Mayhew

Contributors

Unknown: Douglas Cleverdon
Unknown: Laurence Kitchin
Unknown: Henry Mayhew

: RECITAL

Cyril Smith and Phyllis Sellick
(two pianos)

Contributors

Unknown: Cyril Smith
Unknown: Phyllis Sellick

: ARTISTS ON ART

A conversation between Victor Pastmore and A. D. B. Sylvester
This is the first of a series of conversations in each of whith a leading painter or sculptor discusses his work and ideas with an art critic.

Contributors

Unknown: Victor Pastmore
Unknown: A. D. B. Sylvester

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