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A legend of the Quiché Indians of Guatemala
Extracted by Rayner Heppenstall from the Popol Vuh or ' Book of the People'
(Continued in next column) with . , and Music by William Wordsworth directed by John Hotchkis
Produced by Rayner Heppenstall


Rayner Heppenstall
Music By:
William Wordsworth
Directed By:
John Hotchkis
Produced By:
Rayner Heppenstall
Hugh Munro
Xbilanqué his twin brother:
Dafydd Havard
Xquic ,their mother:
Diana Maddox
Xmucan their grandmother:
Denise Bryer
Their half-brothers: Hunbatz:
David Endera
Their half-brothers: Hunchouen:
Basil Jones
Vucub-Caquix a giant:
Fred Yule
Chimalmat, his wife:
Marjorie Westbury
Zipacna, their elder son:
Richard George
Cabracan, their younger son:
Edward Forsyth
Old Man (Zaqui-Nim-Ac):
Norman Shelley
Old Woman (Zaqui-Nima-Tziis):
Betty Hardy
Lords of Xibalba:Hun-Camé:
Felix Felton
Lords of Xibalba:Vacub-Camé:
Edgar Norfolk
Lords of Xibalba:
John Gabriel
Lords of Xibalba:
Gareth Jones
Lords of Xibalba:
George Merritt
Lords of Xibalba:
Bryan Powley
Lords of Xibalba:
Noel Vaz

Anny Felbermayer (soprano) Sieglinde Wagner (contralto)
Waldemar Kmentt (tenor)
Otto Wiener (bass) J. Nebois (organ)
Vienna Academy Chamber Choir
Vienna Symphony Chamber Orchestra
Conducted by Hans Gillesberger on gramophone records


Anny Felbermayer
Sieglinde Wagner
Waldemar Kmentt
Otto Wiener
J. Nebois
Conducted By:
Hans Gillesberger

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