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by Sir John Summerson
Sir John's talk is occasioned by Reyner Banham 's recently published book Theorv and Design in the First Machine Age. In it Dr. Banham has analysed the development of the modern movement in architecture in the early years of this century.
(: second broadcast)


Sir John Summerson
Reyner Banham
on Third Programme

Toccata, Adagio, and Fugue In C Chorale and Variations:
0 Gott. du frommer Gott
Toccata in F played by Hans Vollenweider on the organ of the Reformed Church at Thalwil. Switzerland


Played By:
Hans Vollenweider

A surburban dialogue after the manner of Ionesco by James Saunders
Produced by Michael Bakewell and Alfred Bradley


James Saunders
Produced By:
Michael Bakewell
Produced By:
Alfred Bradley
Mr Pringle:
Maurice Denham
Mrs Pringle:
Rosamund Greenwood

by Hugh Berrington Lecturer in Government at the University College of North Staffordshire, Keele
Against the background of current discussion on a possible revival of the Liberal Party Mr. Berrington analyses the extent to which such a revival has already begun, and considers the scope and depth of change in the domestic political scene necessary to make it effective.


Hugh Berrington

Ode on a Grecian Urn
Ode on Melancholy: Ode to Psyche Ode to a Nightingale: To Autumn
Introduced by Derek Birch
The recordings of these poems were made by Robert Donat on various occasions over a number of years and are now collected for the first time.
(: second broadcast)


Introduced By:
Derek Birch
Robert Donat

The Maegibbon String Quartet:
Margot Macgibbon (violin)
Lorraine du Val (violin)
Anatole Mines (viola) Lilly Phillips (cello)
Last of five programmes each including a quartet by Haydn and a quartet by a twentieth-century composer.


Margot MacGibbon
Lorraine du Val
Anatole Mines
Lilly Phillips

Third Programme

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