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Roy WILLIAMSON Introduces gramophone records, including Movements from Serenade in D minor (Dvorak)
PRAGUE CONSERVATOIRZ CHAMBER ENSEMBLE
8.11* Sleigh ride (Winternacht)
(Dclius)
ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
Conductor, SIR THOMAS BEECHAM
8.17* Piano Concerto No. 1, in F sharp minor
(Rachmaninov)
SERGEI RACHMANINOV (piano) with the PHILADELPHIAORCHESTRA
Conducted by EUGENE ORMANDY
8.43* Movements from the Ballet: The Seasons (Glazunov)
THE CONCERT ARTS ORCHESTRA Conducted by ROBERT IRVING

Contributors

Conductor:
Sir Thomas Beecham
Conducted By:
Eugene Ormandy
Conducted By:
Robert Irving

Serenade in C minor (K.388)
(Mozart)
THE LONDON WINDSOLOISTS
Directed by JACK BRYMER
10.5* Nocturne in B major,
Op. 62 No. 1; Waltz in C sharp minor, Op. 64 No. 2 (Chopin)
VAN CLIBURN (piano)
10.21* Sextet No. 2, In B flat major (Brahms)
ISAAC STERN (violin)
ALEXANDER SCHNEIDER (violin) MILTON KATIMS (viola) MILTON THOMAS (viola) PABLO CASALS (cello)
MADELEINE FOLEY (cello) on gramophone records

Contributors

Directed By:
Jack Brymer
Piano:
Van Cliburn
Violin:
Isaac Stern
Violin:
Alexander Schneider
Viola:
Milton Katims
Viola:
Milton Thomas
Cello:
Pablo Casals
Cello:
Madeleine Foley

110 words a minute to verbatim
Compiled by MARY DE LA MAHOTIÈRE
For those who want to develop reporting speeds in any shorthand system
80 words a minute to verbatim: Saturdays, 11.20 a.m. (Home)
50-80 words a minute: Mondays.
6.30 p.m. (Third Network)
A booklet is available

A course of twenty lessons for students with no previous knowledge of the language
Lesson 12 by PROFESSOR DENNIS WARD with the help of KONSTANTIN IRINSKT
Produced by TONY CASH
Repeated Saturday, 10.55 a.m. (Home)
A booklet Is available

Contributors

Unknown:
Professor Dennis Ward
Produced By:
Tony Cash

A weekly review of the arts
In this edition:
BARRY BERMANGE discusses his plays and ' Inventions ' for radio with H. A. L. CRAIG
BARBARA BRAY reports from Paris on Jean Vilar 's production of Heinar Kipphardts In the Matter of J. Robert Oppenheimer

Contributors

Unknown:
Barry Bermange
Unknown:
H. A. L. Craig
Unknown:
Barbara Bray
Unknown:
Jean Vilar
Unknown:
J. Robert Oppenheimer

by Francis Watson
Early in 1939 the small Indian State of Aundh adopted a new constitution based upon the principles of ' village democracy ' advocated by Gandhi. Francis Watson was there to help. Ten years later he recalled in this programme what 1939 meant to him. Now, twenty-five years later, he has largely re-written the programme from the point of view of 1964. Produced by DOUGLAS CLEVERDON
A new production of the programme originally broadcast in October 1949
Rooer Delaado is appearing in * The Diplomatic Baggage' at Wundham's Theatre, London
To be repeated on January 16

Contributors

Unknown:
Francis Watson
Unknown:
Gandhi. Francis Watson
Produced By:
Douglas Cleverdon
Unknown:
Rooer Delaado
Prince Apa:
Frank Duncan
Krishnamurti:
Christopher Kum
The Raja:
Bakshi Prem
Pandit:
Roger Delgado
The Colonel:
Norman Shelley
Marghi Politicians:
D Y Sardesai
Marghi Politicians:
S Y Sardesai
Narrator:
Francis Watson

A short story by BERNARD MALAMUD
Read by ZERO MOSTEL
The great Broadway comedian interprets the Brooklyn humour of one of America's leading story-writers.

Contributors

Story By:
Bernard Malamud
Read By:
Zero Mostel

The Carols (1)
HELEN WATTS (contralto) ROBERT TEAR(tenor)
WILFRID PARRY (piano)
BBC CHORUS
Conducted by DOUGLAS ROBINSON
Tyrley, Tyrlow for chorus
10.39* Balulalow for contralto, and chorus
The sycamore tree for chorus
10.44* I saw a fair maiden for chorus
10.48* Corpus Christi for contralto. tenor, and chorus tThe second in a series of programmes of music by Peter Warlock devised by Elizabeth Poston

Contributors

Contralto:
Helen Watts
Conducted By:
Douglas Robinson
Music By:
Peter Warlock
Unknown:
Elizabeth Poston

Network Three

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