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by Franz Kafka
Adaptation and production by W. P . Rilla
Music composed and directed by Brian Easdale
(Continued in next column)
Others taking part:
David Ward , Ernest Sefton
Christopher Page. Ysanne Churchman
Patience Collier , Donald Gray
Brian Haines. Basil Jones
Part 1

Contributors

Unknown:
Franz Kafka
Production By:
W. P Rilla
Directed By:
Brian Easdale
Unknown:
David Ward
Unknown:
Ernest Sefton
Unknown:
Christopher Page.
Unknown:
Ysanne Churchman
Unknown:
Patience Collier
Unknown:
Donald Gray
Unknown:
Brian Haines.
Unknown:
Basil Jones
Kafka:
Hugh Burden
Josef K:
Cyril Cusack
Mrs Grubach:
Elsa Palmer
Miss Berner:
Betty Linton
Washerwoman:
Stella Richman
Miss Montag:
Joy Adamson
Law-court attendant:
Hugh Manning
Uncle Karl:
Alastair Duncan
Leni:
Olga Edwardes
Dr Huld, an advocate:
Ralph Truman
Titorelli a painter:
Allan McClelland
Block, a commercial traveller:
Geoffrey Wincott
Priest:
Dennis Arundell

Extracts from the oratorio
*' Juditha Triumphans'
(sung in Latin) (soprano) (Mezzo soprano) (tenor) (baritone) (baritone)
Continuo:
Dorothy Erhart (harpsichord)
Douglas Hawkridge (organ)
Raymond Clark (cello)
BBC Chorus
(Chorus-Master, Leslie Woodgate )
Phiiharmonia Orchestra
(Leader. Manoug Parikian )
Conducted by Trevor Harvey
Music transcribed and revised by Vito Frazzi
Vivaldi's oratorio Juditha Triumphans was written for performance at Venice in 1716. The. work, as edited by Vito Frazzi, was revived in Italy in 1941, and the score published in 1948 by the Accademia Musicale Chigiana. It is a long work, and for tonight's performance Trevor Harvey has selected the most interesting parts. There are a few choruses, 'but the oratorio consists mainly of recitatives and arias.

Contributors

Harpsichord:
Dorothy Erhart
Harpsichord:
Douglas Hawkridge
Cello:
Raymond Clark
Chorus-Master:
Leslie Woodgate
Leader:
Manoug Parikian
Conducted By:
Trevor Harvey
Unknown:
Vito Frazzi
Abra:
Elsie Morison
Judith:
Constance . Shacklock
Vagans:
Max Worthley
Holoferne:
Henry Cummings
Ozias:
Henry Cummings

String Sextet in G, Op. 36 played by Aeolian String Quartet:
Alfred Cave (violin)
Leonard Dight (violin) Watson Forbes (viola)
John Moore (cello)
Keith Cummings (viola)
James Whitehead (cello)

Contributors

Played By:
Aeolian String
Violin:
Alfred Cave
Violin:
Leonard Dight
Viola:
Watson Forbes
Cello:
John Moore
Viola:
Keith Cummings
Cello:
James Whitehead

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