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('Rustic Chivalry')
A Melodrama in One Act by MASCAGNI
(English Version by FREDERICK E. WEATHERLY )
THE WIRELESS CHORUS
Chorus-Master, STANFORD ROBINSON
THE WIRELESS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
(Leader, S. KNEALE KELLEY )
Conducted by PERCY PITT
(Relayed from the Parlophone Studios by the courtesy of the Parlophone Company)
Cast
Peasants and Children
Narrator, FILSON YOUNG

Contributors

Unknown:
Frederick E. Weatherly
Chorus-Master:
Stanford Robinson
Leader:
S. Kneale Kelley
Conducted By:
Percy Pitt
Santuzza, a young peasant girl:
Mirlam Licette
Turiddu, a young peasant:
Tudor Davies
Lucia, his mother:
Gladys Ripley
Alfio, a carrier:
Bernard Ross
Lola, his wife:
Gladys Ripley

Regional Variations (2)

London Regional Programme

Regional Programme Midland

A Comedy in One Act by PucciNi
(English Translation by PERCY PITT )
THE WIRELESS CHORUS
Chorus-Master, STANFORD ROBINSON
THE WIRELESS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
(Leader, S. KNEALE KELLEY )
Conducted by PERCY PITT
(Relayed from the Parlophone Studios by the courtesy of the Parlophone Company)
Cast
The action takes place in 1299 in Floence
Narrator, FILSON YOUNG

Contributors

Translation By:
Percy Pitt
Chorus-Master:
Stanford Robinson
Leader:
S. Kneale Kelley
Conducted By:
Percy Pitt
GlANNI SCHICCHI:
Dennis Noble
LAURETTA (his daughter):
Elizabeth Nelvi
ZITA (called the ' Old Woman,' a cousin of Buoso):
Evelyn Arden
RiNuccio (Zita's nephew, in love with Lauretta):
Tudor Davies
GRERARDO (Buoso's nephew):
Trefor Jones
NELLA (his wife):
Evelyn Hanson
GHEBARDINO (their son):
Elsie Otley
BETTO (of Signa, a cousin of Buoso, poor am. shabbily clothed, age unguessable):
Bernard Ross
SIMONE (a cousin of Buoso):
William Anderson
MARCO (his son):
William Parson
LA CIESCA (Marco's wife):
Lila Boddam
MASTER SPINELLOCCIO (the Doctor):
Sydney Russell
AMANTIO DI Nicolas (Notary):
Stanley Popi
PINELLINO (Shoemaker):
Stanley Rilei
Guccio (a dyer):
Samuel Dyson

Regional Programme London

About Regional Programme

Regional Programme is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 9th March 1930 and ended on the 9th September 1939. It was replaced by BBC Home Service.

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