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Aeolian Strdng Quartet:
Alfred Cave (violin)
Leonard Dight (violin) Watson Forbes (viola)
John Moore (cello)
Terzetto for tw.o violins and viola
Wrayburn Glasspool
6.40 app. String Quartet in G
Paul Ben-Haim
(first broadcast performances)

Contributors

Violin:
Alfred Cave
Violin:
Leonard Dight
Viola:
Watson Forbes
Cello:
John Moore
Unknown:
Paul Ben-Haim

or The Philosophy of Optimism
Translated into a raddo version and produced by Douglas Cleverdon
Part 1

Contributors

Produced By:
Douglas Cleverdon
Candide:
Hugh Munro
Cunegonde:
Cherry Cottrell
The Old Woman:
Flora Robson
Dr Pangloss:
Norman Shelley
Cacambo:
Roger Snowdon
The Governor of Buenos Ayres:
Alastair Duncan
The Jesuit Colonel:
Basil Jones
The Oreillon Girl:
Molly Lawson
The King of Eldorado:
Preston Lockwood
Martin:
Ernest Jay
The Abbé:
Charles E Stidwill
The Marquise:
Diana Marshall
The Man of Letters:
Laidman Browne
II Signore Pococurante:
Robert Farquharson
The Englishman:
Arthur Bush
Brother Giroflee:
Malcolm Hayes
Paquette:
Olive Gregg
The Levantine Captain:
Ian Catford
Francois Marie Arouet de Voltaire:
James McKechnie

'The Beauty of the World'
'...Black as the raven's wing; red as the blood on the snow... '
A folk tale told by Paddy Sherlock, chimney sweep, of County Clare, Ireland.
With an introduction by Professor J.H. Delargy of the Irish Folklore Commission.
Second of six programmes.

Contributors

Storyteller:
Paddy Sherlock
Introduction:
Professor J. H. Delargy
Producer:
David Thomson

Pro Music Antiqua Ensemble :
Maria Ceuppens (soprano)
Jeanne Deroubaix (contralto)
Louis Devos (tenor)
Franz Mertens (tenor)
Albert van Ackere (baritone) Sylva Devos (minstrel's harp) Rachel van Hecke (treble viol)
Jean-Christophe van Hecke (tenor viol)
Michel Podolski (lute)
Charles Koenig (recorder) Director, Safford Cape

Contributors

Soprano:
Maria Ceuppens
Contralto:
Jeanne Deroubaix
Tenor:
Louis Devos
Tenor:
Franz Mertens
Baritone:
Albert van Ackere
Baritone:
Sylva Devos
Harp:
Rachel van Hecke
Tenor:
Jean-Christophe van Hecke
Unknown:
Michel Podolski
Unknown:
Charles Koenig
Director:
Safford Cape

Third Programme

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