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A dramatic arrangement by Lord Duncannon of Hilaire Belloc 's
Sussex farrago
Adapted for broadcasting and produced by Norman Wright
Men of Sussex and of Kent
A section of the BBC Men s Chorus
Music composed and played at the piano by David Ponsoniby

Contributors

Unknown:
Hilaire Belloc
Produced By:
Norman Wright
Unknown:
David Ponsoniby
Narrator:
Lord Duncannon
' Myself ' ':
Robert Speaight
Gr izzlebea rd:
W E Holloway
The sailor:
Ian Wallace
The poet:
John Leather
A boy:
Pearl Turner
Fuller:
Neil Tuson

Macgtbbon String Quartet :
Margot Maogibbon (violin)
Ruth Fourmy (violin) Muriel Tookey (viola)
Lilly Phillips (cello)
David Burditt (horn)
Jean Stewart (viola)
Third of a series of programmes of Mozart Quintets

Contributors

Violin:
Margot Maogibbon
Violin:
Ruth Fourmy
Viola:
Muriel Tookey
Horn:
David Burditt
Viola:
Jean Stewart

An opera with libretto by Nahum Tate
Music by Purcell
Cast of the Prologue:
and and and Cast of the Opera.:
* (Continued in next column)
Courtiers, witches, and courtesans sung by: Anne Edwards . Isabell Sage , Elizabeth Cooper. Sylvia Beamish. Evelyn Cuthill. Lesley Wood. David Price. Linden Vander pump. Lawrence Watts. James Atkins. David Read , and Garth Stacey
Ambrose Gaunt lett (cello continuo) Orchestra led by Reginald Morley
Directed by Geraint Jones
Produced by Bernard Miles
The Mermaid version of Dido and Aeneas, based upon the Tenbury manuscript, has been made by Geraint Jones. The dances in the Prologue, together with the missing chorus and dance tune at the end of the Grove Scene, have been supplied from other Purcell works.
The action takes place in and near Carthage in classical times
Prologue:
A sea-coast near Carthage
Act 1
Scene 1: Dido's Pa!a,ce Scene- 2: The Cave

Contributors

Unknown:
Nahum Tate
Sung By:
Anne Edwards
Sung By:
Isabell Sage
Sung By:
Elizabeth Cooper.
Sung By:
Sylvia Beamish.
Unknown:
Evelyn Cuthill.
Unknown:
Lesley Wood.
Unknown:
Linden Vander
Unknown:
Lawrence Watts.
Unknown:
James Atkins.
Unknown:
David Read
Unknown:
Garth Stacey
Unknown:
Reginald Morley
Directed By:
Geraint Jones
Produced By:
Bernard Miles
Unknown:
Geraint Jones.
Phoeibus:
Powell Lloyd
Horses:
Jane Rosen
Horses:
Brenda Vernon
Nereids:
Sarah Sutthery
Nereids:
Gloria Teale
Tritons:
Michael Beint
Tritons:
John Jackson
Venus:
Lelia Russell
Spring:
Sarah Milea
Country shepherds:
Frederic Gordon
Country shepherds:
Stuart Stallard
Country shepherdesses:
Sylvia Burrows
Country shepherdesses:
Valerie Williams
Dido, or Eiissa Queen of Carthage:
Kirsten Flagstad
Belinda, a lady-in-waiting:
Maggie Teyte
First Lady-in-waiting:
Eilidh Monab
Second Lady-in-waitinig:
Anin Dowdall
The Sorceress:
Edith Coates
First Witch:
Arda Mandikian
Second Witch:
Ilsa Steinova
An Attendant Spirit:
Murray Dickie
Aeneas, a Trojan Prince:
Thomas Hemsley
A Sailor:
Powell Lloyd

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