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Monteverdi
A gramophone record of Acts 3 and 4 of Orfeo, with HELMUT KREBS. MARGOT GUILLEAUME
HORST GÜNTER, HANNI MACK-COSACK
JEANNE DEROUBAIX HAMBURG STATE
Music SCHOOL CHOIR and the HITZACKER FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA
Conducted by AUGUST WENZINGER gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Helmut Krebs.
Unknown:
Hanni MacK-Cosack
Unknown:
Jeanne Deroubaix
Conducted By:
August Wenzinger

Ballet: Daphnis and Chlofi
CHORUS OF the ROYAL
OPERA HOUSE, COVENT GARDEN
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by PIERRE MONTEUX
0 gramophone record

Contributors

Conducted By:
Pierre Monteux

Barry Tuckwell (horn)
Each month a well-known artist is invited to introduce and perform a wide range of music
In his first programme
BARRY TUCKWELL with MARGARET KITCHIN (piano) plays

Contributors

Horn:
Barry Tuckwell
Unknown:
Barry Tuckwell
Piano:
Margaret Kitchin

Opera in three acts
Music by Verdi
Libretto by FRANCESCO MARIA PIAVE after Dumas
Sung in Italian: Records
Cast in order of singing:
CHORUS AND ORCHESTRA OF THE MAGGIO Musicals FIORENTINO
Conducted by John PRITCHARD
Act 1. 4-35* Act 2. 5.44* Act 3

Contributors

Unknown:
Francesco Maria Piave
Conducted By:
John Pritchard

A series of fifteen maeazine-type programmes, including French songs and readings from the Penguin book of French Short Stories and The Penguin Book of French Nineteenth-Century Verse, for listeners with some knowledge of French
Programme 7
Verlaine: Nevermore
Les bottes de sept lieues (7) Poste restante Ma romance
Speakers. PAULETTE PRENEY
Louis BI. ONCOURT. Paul COUSTER
Script by Odile Castro and Winifred Saunders
Produced by Elsie Ferguson

Contributors

Unknown:
Paulette Preney
Unknown:
Louis Bi.
Unknown:
Paul Couster
Script By:
Odile Castro
Script By:
Winifred Saunders
Produced By:
Elsie Ferguson

Series B
Nine lectures for first year students at universities and technical colleges and those with an equivalent knowledge of physics
1: The concepts of physics
An introductory lecture by R. PEIERLS , C.B.E., F.R.S. Wykeham Professor of Theoretical Physics, University of Oxford
Produced by Rosemary Jellis
Second broadcast
Next Monday (Series A): High-Energy Research by Dr. J. G. Rushbrooke ; Next Thursday (Series B): The so-called fundamental particles by Professor P. T. Matthews
A booklet is available

Contributors

Unknown:
R. Peierls
Produced By:
Rosemary Jellis
Unknown:
Dr. J. G. Rushbrooke
Unknown:
Professor P. T. Matthews

Four documentary programmes by GERALD LEACH
2: Impact on Man
When technology impacts on nature, unexpected things can happen. Last week's programme talked about the surprises the environment has produced-but man also reacts strangely. For example, no one could have foreseen the quite serious physiological upsets that follow if you jet too far too fast.
Prepared from conversations recorded with DR. DONALD BROADBENT
DR. ALEX COMFORT
PROFESSOR J. N. MORRIS
PROFESSOR JOHN MAYNARD SMITH
PROFESSOR W. H. THORPE , F.R.S
Produced by Mick Rhodes
Second broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Gerald Leach
Unknown:
Dr. Donald Broadbent
Unknown:
Professor J. N. Morris
Unknown:
Professor John Maynard Smith
Unknown:
Professor W. H. Thorpe
Produced By:
Mick Rhodes

by John O'Hare
Scenes from the life of Edgar Allan Poe remembered as he lay dying
with Denys Hawthorne as Edgar Allan Poe and Chrys Salt as Virginia Poe

Contributors

Writer:
John O'Hare
Harpist:
Susan Drake
Special Sound Treatment:
The BBC Radiophonic Workshop
Producer:
Dorothy Baker
Edgar Allan Poe:
Denys Hawthorne
Virginia Poe:
Chrys Salt
Others taking part:
Michael Balfour
Others taking part:
Edward Bishop
Others taking part:
Cynthia Bizeray
Others taking part:
Sarah Brackett
Others taking part:
Betty Hardy
Others taking part:
Jane Jordan Rogers
Others taking part:
John Justin.
Others taking part:
Marvin Kane
Others taking part:
Murray Kash.
Others taking part:
Errol MacKinnon
Others taking part:
Lionel Murton
Others taking part:
Bill Nagy
Others taking part:
Donald Pelmear
Others taking part:
Margaret Robertson
Others taking part:
Ralph Truman
Others taking part:
Margaret Vines

TOM CROWE reads some recollections by Friedrich Klose of his first meeting with Bruckner at Bayreuth. which have been translated bv Geoffrey Skelton
Second broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Tom Crowe
Unknown:
Friedrich Klose
Unknown:
Geoffrey Skelton

Network Three

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