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Opera in a prologue and four acts by Borodin
English translation by H. Procter-Gregg
Russian princes, Boyars, soldiers, attendants, people, Polovtsian soldiers, slaves, and Russian prisoners of Konchak
BBC Opera Chorus
(Trained by Alan G. Melville)
BBC Opera Orchestra (Leader. John Sharpe)
Conductor. Stanford Robinson
Narrator. Patrick Troughton
Opera presented by Mark Lubbock
Repetiteur. Leo Wurmser
A public place in the town of Poutivle
Act 1
Scene 1: The court of Galitsky's house at Poutivle
Scene 2: A room In the women's quarters of the palace


null Borodin
English translation by:
H. Procter-Gregg
Alan G. Melville
John Sharpe
Stanford Robinson
Patrick Troughton
Presented By:
Mark Lubbock
Leo Wurmser
Igor Prince of Seversk:
Denis Dowling
Yaroslavna his second wife:
Gre Brouwenstyn
Vladimir Igorevich son of Igor's first wife:
Rene Soames
Prince Galitsky, brother of Yaroslavna:
Dennis Noble
Konchak a Polovtstan Khan:
Ian Wallace
Konchakovna, his daughter:
Marjorie Thomas
Ovlur a converted Polovtsian:
Max Worthley
Drunken minstrels:
Skula: Edmund Donlevy
Drunken minstrels Eroshka:
Jan van Der Gucht
A nurse:
Beatrice Roland
A Pofortsian girl:
Beatrice Roland

Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries
Arthur Rimbaud : Larme; La chanson de la plus haute tour; Le dormeur du val
Stiphane Mallarmi : Le vierge, le vivace et le bel aujourd'hui
(Continued in next column)
Francis Jammes : Priere pour aller au paradis avec les ânes
Jules Laforgue : Complainte de l'oublie des morts
Paul Fort: Les baleines; La jeune fllle morte dans ses amours; La ronde autour du monde
Guillaume Apollinaire : Les colchiques;
La chanson du mal-aime1
Jules Supervielle : A l'homme
Jacques Prevert : Je suis comme je suis; Famitiale
Louis Aragon: Le temps des motscroises
Pa,ul Sluard: Ta bouche aux levres d'or; La courbe de tes yeux
Readers: Pamela Stirling and Michel St. Denis
Last of four programmes


Arthur Rimbaud
Stiphane Mallarmi
Francis Jammes
Jules Laforgue
Guillaume Apollinaire
Jules Supervielle
Jacques Prevert
Pamela Stirling
Michel St.

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