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Electrons and Mesons by John G. Wilson , Ph.D.
Reader in Physics
In the University of Manchester
Dr. Wilson reviews the present state of our knowledge of cosmic rays, dealing particularly with particles that reach ground level.
First of three talks
Second talk: January 8

Contributors

Unknown:
John G. Wilson

Mary Jarred (contralto)
Ernest Lush (piano)
Frederick Grinke (violin)
David Martin (violin)
Eileen Grainger (viola)
Robert Masters Piano Quartet:
Robert Masters (violin) Nannie Jamieson (viola)
Muriel Taylor (cello)
Kinloch Anderson (piano)
First of a series of programmes that will include songs by Brahms and chamber music by Dvorak

Contributors

Contralto:
Mary Jarred
Piano:
Ernest Lush
Violin:
Frederick Grinke
Violin:
David Martin
Viola:
Eileen Grainger
Violin:
Robert Masters
Viola:
Nannie Jamieson
Cello:
Muriel Taylor
Piano:
Kinloch Anderson

(sung In English)
Part 4
Suzanne Danco (soprano)
Peter Pears (tenor)
Arnold Matters (bass)
Continuo:
Raymond Clark (cello)
Hubert Dawkes (harpsichord)
Hugh McLean (organ)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge
A section of the Philharmonia Orchestra
(Leader, Max Salpeter )
Conducted by Boris Ord

Contributors

Tenor:
Peter Pears
Cello:
Raymond Clark
Harpsichord:
Hubert Dawkes
Harpsichord:
Hugh McLean
Leader:
Max Salpeter
Conducted By:
Boris Ord

by Thomas Love Peacock
Adapted for broadcasting and produced by Douglas Cleverdon
John Cockerill (harp)
Music selected from contemporary sources by Archie Harradine
Arranged for the harp by Patrick Savill
Part 1: The Villa

Contributors

Unknown:
Thomas Love Peacock
Produced By:
Douglas Cleverdon
Unknown:
John Cockerill (harp)
Unknown:
Archie Harradine
Unknown:
Patrick Savill
Mr Crotchet, a parvenu:
Carleton Hobbs
Mr Crotcher, Jnr , a successful blower of bubbles:
Jonathan Field
The Rev. Dr. Folliott, a scholar both learned and jolly:
Robert Farquharson
Mr MacQuedy, a modern Athenian:
Neville Hartley
Mr Skionar, a poetical philosopher:
Esmé Percy
Lady Clarinda, beautiful and accomplished:
Gwen Cherrell
Captain Fitzchrome, very much in love:
Frank Duncan
Mr Chainmail, a young gentleman of antiquated tastes:
Robert Beaumont
Lord Bossnowl, ornamental in all societies:
John Glyn-Jones
Mr Firedamp, a very absurd meteorologist:
Norman Shelley
Mr Trillo, a dilettante composer:
Martin Boddev
Mr. Touchandgo, an absconding banker:
Felix Felton
Miss Susannah Touchandgo. a deserted damsel:
Diana Maddox
Mrs Ap-Llymry:
Vivienne Chatterton
Thomas Love Peacock:
James McKechnie

Sonata in B flat. Op. 1 No. played by the Danish Quartet:
Gilbert Jespersen (flute)
Erling Bloch (violin)
Asger Christiansen (cello) Lund Christiansen (piano) on gramophone records

Contributors

Violin:
Erling Bloch
Cello:
Asger Christiansen
Piano:
Lund Christiansen

Third Programme

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