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(Ninth Season-14)
' The Return of Tobias'
Oratorio by Josef Haydn (tenor) (baritone) (contralto) (soprano) (soprano)
The BBC Chorus (Section B)
Chorus Master, Leslie Woodgate
The BBC Orchestra (Section E)
Led by Manus O'Donnell
Conducted by Malcolm Sargent
Part 1
Anna, Tobit, and Chorus of Hebrews:
Bow down thine ear
Recit. ' (Anna, Raphael): Azarias retumeth
Aria (Raphael): Anna, hear me!
Recit. (Anna): What say'st thou ?
Anna and Cherus of Hebrews:
Blessed be God!
Recit. (Tobias, Sara): Sara, my beloved
Aria (Tobias): Lo, thou art mine
Recit. (Sara): Now give I thanks to
Aria (Sara): Now all my heart
Recit. (Raphael, Tobit): Now the hand of God
Soloists and Chorus: Hear Thou our supplication
Part 2
Recit. (Anna): Why should he longer tarry ?
Anna and Chorus: Grim the vision Aria (Tobit): My hope is fled
Recit. (Tobias, Anna, Sara, Tobit):
Ah me! what bitter sorrow
Chorus: Praise the Lord
See the short article on page 12
Further programmes in this series will be broadcast on Tuesday (National, 10.20) and Thursday (National, 6.40).


Tenor: Josef Haydn
Chorus Master: Leslie Woodgate
Unknown: Manus O'Donnell
Conducted By: Malcolm Sargent
Tobias: Walter Widdop
Tobit, his father: Henry Cummings
Anna, his mother: Mary Jarred
Sara, his wife: Stiles Allen
Raphael, an archangel: Ruth Naylor

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