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Parnassus, or The apotheosis of Corelli iCouperin)
TOULOUSE CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
Conducted by Louis AURIACOMBE
7.19* Ballet Suite: Les biches
(Poulenc)
PARIS CONSERVATOIRE ORCHESTRA Conducted by ROGER DESORMIERE
7.43* Variations and Fugue on a theme of Purcell (Britten)
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by THE COMPOSER on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Louis Auriacombe
Conducted By:
Roger Desormiere

Leader, Hugh Bean
Bernard Walton (clarinet) Alan Civil (horn) Ian Beers (horn) Desmond Bradley (violin) Ernest Scott (violin) Kenneth Moore (violin) Desmond Heath (violin) Herbert Downes (viola) Bernard Davis (viola) Raymond Clark (cello) Peter Beavan (cello)
James Merrett (double-bass)
From Leith Town Hall Edinburgh

Contributors

Leader:
Hugh Bean
Clarinet:
Bernard Walton
Horn:
Alan Civil
Horn:
Ian Beers
Violin:
Desmond Bradley
Violin:
Ernest Scott
Violin:
Kenneth Moore
Violin:
Desmond Heath
Viola:
Herbert Downes
Viola:
Bernard Davis
Cello:
Raymond Clark
Cello:
Peter Beavan
Double-Bass:
James Merrett

Overture: The Bartered Bride
(Smetana)
VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Conducted by RUDOLF KEMPE
2.37* Prelude and Act 1, Scene 1
(Rigoletlo) (Verdi)
RENATO CIONI (tenor)
ANGELO MERCURIALI (tenor) LUISA VALLE (soprano)
CORNELL MACNEIL (baritone) GIULlO CORTI (baritone) GIUSEPPE MORRESI (bass) FERNANDO CORENA (bass)
Chohus AND ORCHESTRA OF THE SANTA CECILIA ACADEMY
Conducted by NINO SANZOGNO
2.54* Prelude (Katya Kabanova)
(Janacek)
PRO ARTE ORCHESTRA
Conducted by Charles MACKERRAS on gramophone records
This programme is being broadcast experimentally on the Zenilh-G.E. pilot tone stereophonic system from the VHF transmitters at Wrolham and Dover. Kent. To hear the programme in stereophony a special receiver, or an adapter for use with an existing receiver, is necessary. Listeners with normal VHF receivers will hear the programme monophoniealiy as usual.

Contributors

Conducted By:
Rudolf Kempe
Tenor:
Renato Cioni
Tenor:
Angelo Mercuriali
Soprano:
Luisa Valle
Baritone:
Cornell MacNeil
Baritone:
Giullo Corti
Bass:
Giuseppe Morresi
Conducted By:
Nino Sanzogno
Conducted By:
Charles MacKerras

YUUKO SHlEKAWA (violin)
SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA of the WEST GERMAN BROADCASTING Service Conducted by RAFAEL KUBELIK
Recording made available by courtesy of the West German Broadcasting Service

Contributors

Conducted By:
Rafael Kubelik

VIRTUOSO ENSEMBLE
Edward Walker (flute) Leon Goossens (oboe) Sidney Fell (clarinet)
Wilfred Hambleton (bass-clarinet) Ronald Waller (bassoon) John Burden (horn)
Dennis Clift (trumpet)
Michael Jefferies (harp) Wilfrid Parry (celesta) Patrick Hailing (violin) Ernest Scott (violin)
Gwynne Edwards (viola) Derek Simpson (cello)
J. Edward Merrett (double-bass)
Conducted by Jacques-Louis MONOD
CHARLES ROSEN (piano)
WILLIAM BENNETT (flute) ROGER Lord (oboe) TERENCE WEIL (cello)
COLIN TILNEY (harpsichord)
Modern American Music
Part of the Tuesday Invitation
Concert on April 6 in the Third Programme

Contributors

Flute:
Edward Walker
Oboe:
Leon Goossens
Clarinet:
Sidney Fell
Bass-Clarinet:
Wilfred Hambleton
Bassoon:
Ronald Waller
Horn:
John Burden
Horn:
Dennis Clift
Harp:
Michael Jefferies
Harp:
Wilfrid Parry
Violin:
Patrick Hailing
Violin:
Ernest Scott
Viola:
Gwynne Edwards
Cello:
Derek Simpson
Double-Bass:
J. Edward Merrett
Conducted By:
Jacques-Louis Monod
Piano:
Charles Rosen
Flute:
William Bennett
Oboe:
Roger Lord
Cello:
Terence Weil
Harpsichord:
Colin Tilney

How composers convey atmosphere and character
Five illustrated programmes Devised and introduced by KENYON EMRYS-ROBERTS
2: Battle, murder, and sudden death
First broadcast jn the BBC World
Service on July 12

Contributors

Introduced By:
Kenyon Emrys-Roberts

A series of five programmes on the work of contemporary poets
5:Peter Porter and Peter Redgrove
Script and narration by FRANCIS HOPE Poems read by GARY WATSON
Produced by George Walton Scott

Contributors

Read By:
Gary Watson
Produced By:
George Walton Scott

A series of thirteen talks, mainly for parents and teachers, on the emotional and intellectual development of children
8: Babyhood and the Nursery Years by DR. KENNETH LOVELL Lecturer in Education University of Leeds
First broadcast in the ' Second Start ' series on January 18 (Home)

Contributors

Unknown:
Dr. Kenneth Lovell

In the fourth of six fortnightly broadcasts about his life in the theatre, Sir TYRONE talks to JOHN WILSON about the psychology of the actor and the work of some whom he has known, and Koes on to discuss influences in his own work and the question of a director's ' signature.'
Artists and others: September 6

Contributors

Unknown:
John Wilson

Sonata for two pianos and percussion
EDITH FARNADI and ISTVAN ANTAL (pianos)
J. and O. SCHWARTZ (percussion) on a gramophone record

Contributors

Unknown:
Edith Farnadi
Pianos:
Istvan Antal
Pianos:
O. Schwartz

Les Gommes by Alain Robbe-Grillet
Translated from the French and adapted for radio by BARBARA BRAY with Mary Morris. Gary Watson and Peter Pratt
All seeing time has shown thee what thou art
SOPHOCLES (Oedipus Rex)
The detective story subscribes in fact to the Socratic day-dream ' sin is ignorance
W. H. AUDEN
The production is preceded by a short introduction
Cast in order of speaking:
Other parts played by members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company
Produced by JOHN TYDEMAN

Contributors

Unknown:
Alain Robbe-Grillet
Unknown:
Barbara Bray
Unknown:
Mary Morris.
Unknown:
Gary Watson
Unknown:
Peter Pratt
Produced By:
John Tydeman
Chorus:
Mary Morris
Louis, proprietor of the Café des Alliés:
Haydn Jones
Garinati:
Anthony Hall
Antoine:
Stephen Thorne
Drunk:
John Dearth
Jean Bonaventure (Bona):
Wilfrid Carter
Jeanette:
Grace Allardyce
Professor Daniel Dupont:
Walter Fitzgerald
Adolphe Marchat:
Eric Anderson
Doctor Juard:
Rolf Lefebvre
Sergeant:
Michael Kilgarriff
Commissioner Laurent:
Peter Pratt
Wallas, a special agent:
Gary Watson
Madame Jean:
Valerie Taylor
Girl:
Miriam Margolyes
Nurse:
Patricia Levent()n
Anna Smite, Dupont's house-keeper:
Mary Henry
Madame Bax, Dupont's neighbour:
Nicolette Bernard
Evelyne:
Diana Olsson
Mademoiselle Juliette Dexter:
Joan Matheson
Chief of Security:
Noel Howlett
His assistant:
Nigel Graham

Fifth of six programmes of string quartets played by the ✝ DARTINGTON STRING QUARTET
Colin Sauer , Peter Carter
Keith Lovell , Michael Evans
Last programme : August 29 followed by an interlude at 10.50

Contributors

Unknown:
Colin Sauer
Unknown:
Peter Carter
Unknown:
Keith Lovell
Unknown:
Michael Evans

Network Three

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