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A story by Nikolai S. Leskov
Translated from the Russian by David Magarshack and read by Carleton Hobbs
Ivan Yakovlevich , the ' saint ' in this story, spent many years in a Moscow lunatic asylum and in the eighteen-fifties and -sixties enioyed a reputation as an oracle and miracle-worker.

Contributors

Story By:
Nikolai S. Leskov
Unknown:
David Magarshack
Read By:
Carleton Hobbs
Read By:
Ivan Yakovlevich

Octet in F, Op. 166 played by Frederick Thurston (clarinet)
John Alexandra (bassoon)
Dennis Brain (horn)
The New London Quartet:
Erich Gruenberg (violin)
Lionel Bentley (violin) Keith Cummings (viola) Douglas Cameron (cello)
Roy Watson (double-bass)

Contributors

Clarinet:
Frederick Thurston
Bassoon:
John Alexandra
Horn:
Dennis Brain
Violin:
Erich Gruenberg
Violin:
Lionel Bentley
Viola:
Keith Cummings
Cello:
Douglas Cameron
Double-Bass:
Roy Watson

Suite No. 1, in G for unaccompanied cello
Prelude; Allemande; Courante; Sarabande; Minuets 1 and 2; Gigue played by Casals First of six programmes of Bach's suites for unaccompanied cello played by Casals, on gramophone records Suite No. 2, in D minor: Wednesday, 8.20

Contributors

Played By:
Casals First

A Venetian epilogue by Michael Innes
The date is 1636. The Young Lord and his Tutor are making the Grand Tour
Production by Rayner Heppenstall

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Innes
Production By:
Rayner Heppenstall
Young Lord:
Hugh Munro
Tutor:
John Laurie
Old Man:
Felix Felton
Poet's Voice:
Robert Eddison

Nancy Evans (mezzo-soprano)
Alfred Deller (counter-tenor)
Max Worthley (tenor)
Hervey Alan (bass-baritone)
Maurice Durufle (organ)
City of Birmingham Choir City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
(Leader, Norris Stanley )
Conducted by David Willcocks
Given before an invited audience in the Town Hall, Birmingham
Part 1

Contributors

Mezzo-Soprano:
Nancy Evans
Mezzo-Soprano:
Alfred Deller
Tenor:
Max Worthley
Bass-Baritone:
Hervey Alan
Bass-Baritone:
Maurice Durufle
Unknown:
Birmingham Choir City
Leader:
Norris Stanley
Conducted By:
David Willcocks

An account of some Scottish poets, by Ewan MacColl with readings by John Laurie. Duncan McIntyre Alex McCrindle. Ewan MacColl and Norman McCaig
Production by R. D. Smith

Contributors

Unknown:
Ewan MacColl
Unknown:
John Laurie.
Unknown:
Duncan McIntyre
Unknown:
Alex McCrindle.
Unknown:
Ewan MacColl
Unknown:
Norman McCaig
Production By:
R. D. Smith

Gordon Clinton (baritone) Maurice Bevan (baritone) Norman Platt (baritone)
London Consort of Viols:
Harry Danks (treble viol)
Stanley Wootton (treble viol)
Jacqueline Townshend (tenor viol)
Desmond Dupre (tenor viol)
Henry Revell (bass viol)
George Malcolm (harpsichord)
Programme arranged by Elizabeth Cole

Contributors

Baritone:
Gordon Clinton
Baritone:
Maurice Bevan
Baritone:
Norman Platt
Unknown:
Harry Danks
Unknown:
Stanley Wootton
Tenor:
Jacqueline Townshend
Tenor:
Desmond Dupre
Bass:
Henry Revell
Harpsichord:
George Malcolm
Arranged By:
Elizabeth Cole

Third Programme

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