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Talk by Bernard Lewis
Professor of the History of the Near and Middle East in the University of London
Pakistan is to be an Islamic Republic. The speaker examines the way in whioh
Western democratic concepts entered the Islamic world and were understood and applied by Muslims. He analyses the conflicts between such ideas and the Islamic political tradition of autocracy, but believes that there are elements in Muslim thought and ideals that could provide a starting-point for such an experiment in Islamic democracy.


Talk By:
Bernard Lewis

* Philosophical Investigations '
Second of two talks by D. F. Pears
Fellow of Corpus Christi College, Oxford
Readings by Anthony Quinton
Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford
' The precipitate of philosophical investigations which have occupied me for the last sixteen years .. ' Wittgenstein's views and methods of exploring language changed considerably during these years. D. F. Pears indicates these changes in the ' philosophical natural history of language.'


D. F. Pears

A survey of Spanish music prepared by Roberto Gerhard and Lionel Salter
13-Keyboard Music of the Sixteenth-Eighteenth Centuries
C. H. Trevor (organ)
George Malcolm (harpsichord)
Introduced by Roberto Gerhard


Roberto Gerhard
Lionel Salter
H. Trevor
George Malcolm
Introduced By:
Roberto Gerhard

Illustrated talk by Frederic Goldbeck
Musique Concrete has been developed by Pierre Schafffer , who regards it as the music of the future. It makes little or no use of musical instruments and the , music' is built up by superimposing tape recordings of sound effects, most of them distorted. Pierre Sahaefler 's Symphonie pour un homme seul is to be broadcast on Wednesday a't 8.50 p.m.
Mr. Goldbeck is a music critic in Paris


Talk By:
Frederic Goldbeck
Pierre Schafffer
Pierre Sahaefler

Op. 48
Lotte Lehmann (soprano)
Bruno Walter (piano) on gramophone recorde
Im wunjerschonen Monat Mai; Aus meinen Tranen spriessen; Die Rose, die Lilie, die Taube; Wenn ich in deine Augeo seh'; Ich will mine Sede tauchen; Im Rhe.n, iim heiligen Strome; Ich grolle ncht; Und wusstens die Blumen; Das ist ein Flöten und Goigen; Hor' ich das Liedchen klingen; Ein Jungling liebt ein MaJchen; Am leuchtenden Sommermorgen; Ich 'hab' im Traum geweinet; Allnäohrlich tm Traume seh' idh don; Aus alten Märchen winkt es; Die alteo bösen Lieder


Lotte Lehmann
Bruno Walter
Ein Jungling

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