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Music drama in four scenes by Wagner
(Continued in next column)
Covent Garden Opera Orchestra
(Leader, Joseph Shadwick )
Conductor. Karl Rankl
From the Royal Opera House,
Covent Garden
The action takes place in legendary times
Scene 1: At the bottom of the Rhine
Scene 2: An open space on a mountain height
Scene 3: The subterranean caves of Nibelheim
Scene 4: An open space on a mountain height
Alec Robertson writes on page 5
' Die Walkiire ': Wednesday at 6.0

Contributors

Leader:
Joseph Shadwick
Conductor:
Karl Rankl
Gods:Wotan:
Andreas Boehm
Gods:Donner:
Rhydderch Davies
Gods:Froh:
Edgar Evans
Gods:Loge:
Set Svanholm
Nibelungs: Alberich:
Grahame Clifford
Nibelungs: Mime:
Peter Klein
Giants: Fasolt:
Ludwig Weber
Gianst: Fafner:
Marian Nowakowski
Goddesses: Fricka:
Constance Shacklock
Goddesses: Freia:
Blanche Turner
Goddesses: Erda:
Jean Watson
Rhinemaidens: Woglinde:
Audrey Bowman
Rhinemaidens: Wellgunde:
Rosina Raisbeck
Rhinemaidens: Flosshilde:
Monica Sinclair

Talk by Sir James Gow Mann , P.S.A., Director of the Collection
On June 22, 1900, King Edward VII-then Prince of Wales-formally opened the Wallace Collection, the greatest single private bequest of works of art ever made to the nation. The speaker gives an account of the Collection's history, and of the four generations of the family who formed it.

Contributors

Talk By:
Sir James Gow Mann

Margaret Ritchie (soprano)
Elsie Suddaby (soprano)
Alfred Deller (counter-tenor)
George Rizza (counter-tenor)
A section of the South London Bach Society
(Conductor. Paul Steinitz )
Gareth Morris (flute)
Edward Walker (flute)
Maurice Clare (violin)
Ralph Downes (organ)
Introduced by Felix Aprahamian
From Psalm 119: Mirabilia testimonia tua
Kyrie for alternating plainchant and organ (Messe pour les Paroisses)
Troisieme legon de ténèbres pour Ie mercredi
Last of three programmes

Contributors

Soprano:
Margaret Ritchie
Soprano:
Elsie Suddaby
Soprano:
Alfred Deller
Unknown:
George Rizza
Conductor:
Paul Steinitz
Flute:
Gareth Morris
Flute:
Edward Walker
Violin:
Maurice Clare
Violin:
Ralph Downes
Introduced By:
Felix Aprahamian

E. L. Sukenik , Professor of Palestinian Archaeology at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, introduces readings from his translation of two of the Hebrew scrolls discovered near Jericho in 1947 These works, hitherto unknown, he has called ' The War of the Children of Light and Darkness ' and ' The Scroll of Thanksgivings '
Reader. Laidman Browne

Contributors

Unknown:
E. L. Sukenik
Reader:
Laidman Browne

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