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Cantata No. 194: Hochsterwiinschtes Freudenfest
SHEILA ARMSTRONG (soprano) HELEN Watts (contralto) GERALD ENGLISH (tenor)
JOHN CAROL CASE (baritone)
GERAINT JONES SINGERS
Obbligati:
Richard COLE (recorder)
EDWARD SELWYN, NEIL BLACK (oboe and cor anglais)
Continuo:
ALAN HARVERSON
(organ and harpsichord)
MICHAEL WHEWELL (bassoon) AMBROSE GAUNTLETT (cello)
GERAINT JONES ORCHESTRA Leader, Winifred Roberts Conductor, GERAINT JONES
Broadcast on June 27. 1966

Contributors

Contralto:
Helen Watts
Tenor:
John Carol
Unknown:
Richard Cole
Unknown:
Alan Harverson
Bassoon:
Michael Whewell
Cello:
Ambrose Gauntlett
Cello:
Geraint Jones
Leader:
Winifred Roberts

Sir Robert Mayer : a ninetieth birthday greeting by TREVOR HARVEY
Mozart's String Quintets by ROBERT ANDERSON
The Mirror of Music by HENRY RAYNOR
Britten's and Puccini's Operas: book review by EDWARD GREENFIELD
Edited by Anna Instone and Julian Herbage
Introduced by JULIAN HERBAGE

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Robert Mayer
Unknown:
Trevor Harvey
Unknown:
Robert Anderson
Music By:
Henry Raynor
Review By:
Edward Greenfield
Edited By:
Anna Instone
Introduced By:
Julian Herbage

PHILIP LEDGER, MILLICENT SILVER BARBARA HILL (harpsichords)
TESS MILLER (oboe)
PETER MAUNDER (clarinet) IFOR James (horn)
MARTIN GATT (bassoon)
ALAN LOVEDAY (violin)
LONDON BACH ORCHESTRA Leaders.
Alan Loveday and Jiirgen Hess
Conductor, MARTINDALE SIDWELL
PART 1

Contributors

Clarinet:
Peter Maunder
Violin:
Alan Loveday
Leaders:
Alan Loveday
Leaders:
Jiirgen Hess

In conversation with DAVID SYLVESTER
9: Larry Poons
Larry Poons makes highly coloured paintings related to Op Art in which a multitude of small discs or ellipses are dotted over a field.
Second broadcast followed by AMERICAN ART NOW
by E. C. GOOSSEN
New York art critic, organiser of the current exhibition of American art.'The Art of the Real.' at the Tate Gallery, London.
John Cage : June 8

Contributors

Unknown:
Larry Poons
Unknown:
Larry Poons
Unknown:
John Cage

A comedy of humorous and contemporary characters in the manner of Ben Jonson by Bernard Shaw with Mary Wimbush as Epifania, the millionairess
Scenes set by PETER TUDDENHAM
The action takes place in a London solicitor's office, the East End of London. and in a riverside inn -later a smart hotel. The time: the Shavian Thirties
Produced by JOE BURROUGHS and JOHN TYDEMAN
Second broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Ben Jonson
Unknown:
Bernard Shaw
Unknown:
Mary Wimbush
Produced By:
Joe Burroughs
Produced By:
John Tydeman

by Geoffrey Chaucer
Written between 1382 and 1387 The seventh of twelve weekly dramatised readings from the new English translation by PROFESSOR NEVILL COGHILL
Martus Goring as Chaucer ALEXANDER JOHN as Troilus ELIZABETH MORGAN as Criseyde GABRIELWOOLF as Pandarus HOWIESON CULFF as Calkas John BENTLEY as Hector
Produced by Raymond Raikes ⓢ
Eighth reading: June 8

Contributors

Unknown:
Geoffrey Chaucer
Translation By:
Professor Nevill Coghill
Translation By:
Martus Goring
Unknown:
Chaucer Alexander John
Unknown:
Troilus Elizabeth Morgan
Unknown:
Criseyde Gabrielwoolf
Unknown:
Pandarus Howieson Culff
Unknown:
Calkas John Bentley
Produced By:
Raymond Raikes

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