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A programme for children at home.
In the story chair, Philip Bate

Play School this week is about clothes-
Clothes for the cold. Clothes for the heat, Clothes that are old,
And clothes that are neat
On Tuesday, Carol Chell makes a waistcoat for Eric Thompson. The picturebook is The Magic Suit by Elizabeth and Gerald Rose, and on Thursday you can hear again 'How Pybus Cat got his Hat-stand'. Thursday also has the week's highlight-Mr. Popalon, the onion man, off on his adventures again.
(to 11.25)

Contributors

Presenter:
Carol Chell
Presenter:
Eric Thompson
Storyteller:
Philip Bate

in which Danny Kaye and his special guests, Howard Morris, Kit Smythe entertain to the music of Paul Weston and his Orchestra with Harvey Korman, Shelley Bonis,
Laurie Ichino, The Tony Charmoli Dancers, The Earl Brown Singers.

Contributors

Entertainer:
Danny Kaye
Guest:
Howard Morris
Guest:
Kit Smythe
Musicians:
Paul Weston and his Orchestra
Comedian:
Harvey Korman
Dancer:
Shelley Bonis
Dancer:
Laurie Ichino
Dancers:
The Tony Charmoli Dancers
Singers:
The Earl Brown Singers
Producer:
Perry Lafferty
Director:
Robert Scheerer

A report from the world of music with, this month, France in mind.
Including
Erik Satie
"I would rather have them protesting than applauding." (Erik Satie)
A filmed appreciation of the avantgarde composer, born 100 years ago this month, who shocked France yet anticipated with astonishing precision the tastes and styles of today.
With contributions from Darius Milhaud, Henri Sauguet and his biographer, Rollo Myers.
Solo piano, John White

Nadia Boulanger
Still, at eighty, one of the most active figures in music and also one of the truly great teachers of all time.
Interviewer, Kenneth Van Barthold

Introduced by Bernard Keeffe.

Contributors

Interviewee (Erik Satie):
Darius Milhaud
Interviewee (Erik Satie):
Henri Sauguet
Interviewee (Erik Satie):
Rollo Myers
Pianist (Erik Satie):
John White
Interviewee:
Nadia Boulanger
Interviewer:
Kenneth Van Barthold
Presenter:
Bernard Keeffe
Director:
Anthony Wilkinson
Editor:
Kenneth Corden

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