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Opera by Prokofiev in four acts and six scenes
Libretto based on the novel of Dostoevsky by the composer Translated by Mladen Sabljic presented by The Belgrade Opera sung in Serbian In the gambling-house scene:
Producer, Mladen Sabljic
CHORUS and ORCHESTRA OF the BELGRADE Opera
Chorus-Master. Slobodan Krstic
Conducted by OSKAR DANON From the King's Theatre, Edinburgh
ACT 1: The garden of the Grand Hotel-Casino at Roulettenburg
ACT 2: The hall of the hotel

Contributors

Translated By:
Mladen Sabljic
Producer:
Mladen Sabljic
Chorus-Master:
Slobodan Krstic
Conducted By:
Oskar Danon
The retired General:
Zarko Cvejic
Pauline, the General's foster-daughter.:
Valerija Hejbalova
Alexey, Pauline's tutor:
Drago Starc
Babushka, the General's mother:
Djurdjevka Cakarevic
The Marquis:
Stjepan Andrasevic
Mister Astley, a rich English man:
Stanoje Jankovic
Blanche, a demi-mondaine:
Mllica Mlladlnovic
Prince Nilsky:
Nikola Jancic
Baron Wirmerhelm:
Vlastimir Stefanovic
Potopich:
Zivojin Mitrovic
Director:
Ilija Gligorijevic
First croupier:
Zvonimir Krnetic
Second croupier:
Milivoje Jaksic
Fat Englishman:
Aleksandar Djokic
Thin Englishman:
Djordje Djurdjevic
Merry lady:
Dobrila Bogosevic
Pale lady:
Anica Jelinek
Coquettish lady:
Ljubica Vrsajkov
Respectable lady:
Milka Stojanovic
Doubtful lady:
Mira Djordjevic
Eager gambler:
Vlandan Cvejic
Sick gambler:
Nikola Stefanovic
Gambler with hunchback:
Dragi Dimitrijevic
Unsuccessful gambler:
Zlvojin Milosavljevic
Old gambler:
Velizar Maksimovic

KENNETH BISSET , D.SC.
University of Birmingham
What happens when scientists seek the aid of electronic computers for biological research? Dr. Bisset suggests that they may adopt an attitude that might properly be called ' fundamentalist.'

Contributors

Unknown:
Kenneth Bisset

The Cantos
The first of three readings selected by DENIS GOACHER
Readers:
DENIS GOACHER
STEPHEN MURRAY and ALLAN MCCLELLAND
Produced by D. G. BRIDSON
Second reading: September 3
Ezra Pound's Cantos represent the longest and in some ways the most difficult poetry of our time. These readings are designed to stress the poetical qualities of the work rather than its political and economic theorising.

Contributors

Readers:
Denis Goacher
Readers:
Stephen Murray
Readers:
Allan McClelland
Produced By:
D. G. Bridson

String Quartet in D major
PRAGUE CITY QUARTET
Bretislav Novotny (violin) Karel Pribyl (violin)
Hubert Simacek (viola) Zdenek Konicek (cello) on a gramophone record

Contributors

Violin:
Karel Pribyl
Viola:
Hubert SimacEk
Cello:
Zdenek Konicek

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