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A portrait of the lyric poet
Robert Herrick , vicar of Dean Prior in Devon. Written and produced by Douglas Cleverdon. Music by Henry Lawes. Nicholas Laneare. and others, transcribed from contemporary song-books by Douglas Cleverdon and arranged by Elizabeth Poston : with Elsie Suddaby , Rene Soames. Alec. Whittaker (oboe d'amore), the Aeolian String Quartet, and John Ticehurst (harpsichord)


Unknown: Robert Herrick
Produced By: Douglas Cleverdon.
Music By: Henry Lawes.
Music By: Nicholas Laneare.
Unknown: Douglas Cleverdon
Arranged By: Elizabeth Poston
Unknown: Elsie Suddaby
Unknown: Rene Soames.
Oboe: Alec. Whittaker
Oboe: John Ticehurst
Robert Herrick: Carleton Hobbs
Thomas Hunt: Alexander Sarner
Lucia: Julian Orde
Julia: Belle Chrystall
Prew: Gladys Young
Thomasin: Cherry Cottrell
Sir William Herrick: Frank Cochrane
Ben Jonson: Bryan Powley
Charles Cotton: Heron Carvic
Nicholas Wilkes: William Trent

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BBC Home Service Basic, 20 September 1944 21.30

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