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: THE SECRET CHROMATIC ART

of the Netherlands
Illustrated talk by Henry Washington
The American scholar Edward Lowinsky drew attention some years ago to puzzling features in certain motets by composers of the Netherlands School, and proposed a startling and original solution in his book, which gives the talk its title.
Henry Washington explains and demonstrates with his choir, the Schola Polyphonica , the results of putting these theories into practice.

Contributors

Talk By: Henry Washington
Unknown: Edward Lowinsky
Unknown: Henry Washington
Unknown: Schola Polyphonica

: THE CHILDHOOD

An attempt to capture the ' inward eye ' of all children
Written by JESSIE KESSON based on her own experiences in a city tenement and a country orphanage with Lennox Milne as Narrator
Eflie Morrison as The child and Meg Buchanan , Eileen Croan lain Cuthbertson, Jean Faulds
Helena Gloag , Gwyn.eth Guthrie Nan Kerr , Morag McNee
June Shields. Gerard Slevin
Jean Taylor Smith , Mary Walton Produced by DAVID THOMSON in the BBC's Scottish studios
A new production of the programme first heard in 1952 : second broadcast

Contributors

Written By: Jessie Kesson
Unknown: Lennox Milne
Unknown: Meg Buchanan
Unknown: Eileen Croan
Unknown: Jean Faulds
Unknown: Helena Gloag
Unknown: Guthrie Nan Kerr
Unknown: Morag McNee
Unknown: June Shields.
Unknown: Gerard Slevin
Unknown: Jean Taylor Smith
Unknown: Mary Walton
Produced By: David Thomson

: MATYAS SEIBER

1905-1960
A Memorial Concert
Gerald English (tenor)
BBC Chamber Ensemble
Douglas Whittaker (flute) Janet Craxton (oboe)
Colin Bradbury (clarinet)
Geoffrey Gambold (bassoon) Douglas Moore (horn)
The Dorian Singers who were founded and conducted by Matyas Seiber
Morley College Choir
Chorus-Master, Racine Fricker
London Philharmonic Choir
Chorus-Master, Frederic Jackson
BBC Symphony Orchestra Leader, Paul Beard
Conductor, Rudolf Schwarz and A gramophone record of the Amadeus String Quartet Norbert Brainin (violin) Siegmund Nissel (violin) Peter Schidlof (viola) Martin Lovett (cello)
Part 1
RENAISSANCE DANCE SUITE (1959) for orchestra
Gaillard of a Roman nobleman Brante simple de Poicton Volte first broadcast performance STRING QUARTET No. 3 (1931) Quartetto lirico
PERMUTAZIONI A CINQUE (1958) for wind quintet

Contributors

Flute: Douglas Whittaker
Oboe: Janet Craxton
Clarinet: Colin Bradbury
Bassoon: Geoffrey Gambold
Horn: Douglas Moore
Chorus-Master: Frederic Jackson
Conductor: Rudolf Schwarz
Violin: Norbert Brainin
Viola: Peter Schidlof
Cello: Martin Lovett

: TROPISMS

by Nathalie Sarraute
In this talk Mme. Sarraute, forerunner of the French new novelists,' explains her concern with the margin of consciousness where thought-fragments form and dissolve, the 'tropisms' * which underlie speech and behaviour.

Contributors

Unknown: Nathalie Sarraute

: MATYAS SEIBER

Memorial Concert
Part 2
ULYSSES (1947)
A cantata for tenor, chorus and orchestra
Words by James Joyce

Contributors

Unknown: James Joyce

: THE LADY, OR THE TIGER ?

A fable without a moral by FRANK R. STOCKTON
Read by Felix Aylmer
: second broadcast

Contributors

Unknown: Frank R. Stockton
Read By: Felix Aylmer

: HAYDN AND SHOSTAKOVICH

Leonid Kogan (violin)
Mstistav Rostropovich (cello) Emil Gilela (piano)
: second broadcast

Contributors

Violin: Leonid Kogan
Cello: Mstistav Rostropovich
Piano: Emil Gilela

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