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Sacred Songs
MARGARET PRICE (soprano) JAMES LOCKHART
(harpsichord continuo)
JOY Hall (cello continuo)
The Blessed Virgin's expostulation
With sick and famish'd eyes
Sleep, Adam, sleep and take thy rest
Morning Hymn: Thou wakeful shepherd
Evening Hymn: Now that the sun hath veil'd his light
Fourth in a series of six programmes
James Lockhart broadcasts by permission of the General Administrator, Royal Opera House Covent Garden

Contributors

Harpsichord:
James Lockhart
Unknown:
James Lockhart

0 Comic opera in one act
Music by Stravinsky
Libretto by BORIS KOCHNO , after Pushkin
Sung in the English translation by Robert Burness gramophone record
Cast in order of singing:
SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA
Conducted by ERNEST ANSERMET

Contributors

Unknown:
Boris Kochno
Translation By:
Robert Burness
Conducted By:
Ernest Ansermet

and the English Chamber Orchestra
Part 2
Second in a series of six concerts in which Daniel Barenboim conducts .the English Chamber Orchestra Next concert: August 13 followed by an interlude

Contributors

Unknown:
Daniel Barenboim

Dramma in musica
Libretto by GIOVANNI FAUSTINI
Music by Francesco Cavalli realised by RAYMOND LEPPARD
Sung in Italian .
First broadcast
From the Glyndebourne Festival Opera
Cast in order o/ singing:
Continuo:
Jonathan Hinden and Roy Jesson (harpsichords) Courtney Kenny (organ) Elisabeth Fletcher (harp)
Robert Spencer , Desmond Dupr é and Ian Harwood
(lutes and chitarrones) Freddie Phillips (guitar) Terence Weil , Joy Hall and Christopher Irby (cellos)
William Webster and David James (double-basses)
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Leader, Rodney Friend
Conducted by Raymond Leppard
Produced by GUNTHER RENNERT Head of Music Staff, Jani Strasser
ACT 1

Contributors

Unknown:
Giovanni Faustini
Music By:
Francesco Cavalli
Unknown:
Jonathan Hinden
Harpsichords:
Roy Jesson
Harpsichords:
Courtney Kenny
Harp:
Elisabeth Fletcher
Harp:
Robert Spencer
Harp:
Desmond Dupr
Harp:
Ian Harwood
Guitar:
Freddie Phillips
Guitar:
Terence Weil
Guitar:
Christopher Irby
Cellos:
William Webster
Cellos:
David James
Leader:
Rodney Friend
Conducted By:
Raymond Leppard
Produced By:
Gunther Rennert
Unknown:
Jani Strasser

An enquiry
The Plowden Report on English Primary education recommended that the standard of primary schools in deprived areas should be raised to above the national average.
STUART MACLURE
Editor of Education enquired into the relationship between poor home backgrounds and low educational achievement and discusses the principle of 'positive discrimination '
Produced by Keith Hindell
Second broadcast

Contributors

Produced By:
Keith Hindell

After forty years of continuous existence the Ballet Rambert reappears as a company of soloists trained in contemporary as well as classical styles.
DAME MARIE RAMBERT and NORMAN MORRICE her associate director see this re-formed company as an instrument for creative exploration. At its inception last summer they discussed their organisation and aims With CARL WILDMAN
Ballet Rambert has now returned to the Jeannetta Cochrane Theatre with an expanded repertoire.
Extended version of the broadcast of December 10, 1966

Contributors

Unknown:
Dame Marie Rambert
Unknown:
Norman Morrice
Unknown:
Jeannetta Cochrane Theatre

A reflection for radio by Frederick Bradnum
Music specially composed by HUMPHREY SEARLE with THE SINFONIA OF LONDON conducted by THE COMPOSER
In this dramatic poem. the author describes a period of self-chosen exile. Through the progress of the seasons his own emotions and personality change and develop.
Produced by TERENCE TILLER
To be repeated on September 3

Contributors

Unknown:
Frederick Bradnum
Composed By:
Humphrey Searle
Produced By:
Terence Tiller
Narrator:
Frank Duncan
Reader:
Jill Balcon
Reader:
Marjorie Westbury
Reader:
Ronald Baddiley
Reader:
Denis Goacher
Reader:
Denis McCarthy

A programme in which different interpretations on gramophone records are compared
BERTHOLD GOLDSCHMIDT talks about the Fourth Symphony of Sibelius as recorded by ANSERMET, BEECHAM, COLLINS, KARAJAN, and ORMANDY
Second broadcast

Contributors

Talks:
Berthold Goldschmidt

Network Three

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