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: ' HOW TO COPE WITH CHRISTMAS'

including How We Used To, by Stephen Potter and Joyce Gren fell. Enlarged edition of last year's Christmas ' How,' demonstrated by Robert Donat , Celia Johnson , Joyce Grenfell , and distinguished members of the ' How ' Repertory Company. Consultant expert, F. C. Hooper. Produced by Stephen Potter '

Contributors

Unknown: Stephen Potter
Unknown: Joyce Gren
Unknown: Robert Donat
Unknown: Celia Johnson
Unknown: Joyce Grenfell
Unknown: F. C. Hooper.
Produced By: Stephen Potter

: BACH CHRISTMAS ORATORIO

Parts 1 and 2 Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
Peter Pears (tenor)
Norman Walker (bass)
Thornton Lofthouse (harpsichord)
Harry Stubbs (organ)
Cantata Section of the Bach Choir
Jacques Orchestra
Conducted by Reginald Jacques
Part 3 tomorrow at 10.15; Parts 4 and 5 Saturday at 8.0; Part 6 Sunday next at 10.15

Contributors

Contralto: Kathleen Ferrier
Tenor: Peter Pears
Bass: Norman Walker
Harpsichord: Thornton Lofthouse
Harpsichord: Harry Stubbs
Conducted By: Reginald Jacques

: ' TROILUS AND CRESSIDA'

by William Shakespeare
Music composed by Geoffrey Wright
Produced by Peter Watts
Others taking part are Andrew Faulds , Charles Marford. David Spenser , Lionel Stevens , Preston Lockwood. and Stanley van Beers
Part 1

Contributors

Unknown: William Shakespeare
Composed By: Geoffrey Wright
Produced By: Peter Watts
Unknown: Andrew Faulds
Unknown: Charles Marford.
Unknown: David Spenser
Unknown: Lionel Stevens
Unknown: Preston Lockwood.
Prologue: Dennis Arundell
Troilus: Laurence Payne
Pandarus: Max Adrian
Aeneas: Malcolm Hayes
Crcssida: Belle Chrystall
Agamemnon: Abraham Sofaer
Nestor: Bryan Powley
Ulysses: Dennis Arundell
Menelaus: Peter Creswell
Thersites: Stephen Murray
Ajax: Francis De Wolff
Patroclus: Cyril Gardiner
Achilles: Howard Marion-Crawford
Priam: Ralph de Rohan
Hector: Valentine Dyall
Paris: Leonard Sachs
Cassandra: Beryl Calder
Dioined: Bryan Spielman
Helen: Grizelda Hervey
Calchas: Andrew Churchman
Andromache: Elsa Palmer

: MUSIC FOR WORSHIP

Sixth programme of a series presented by Steuart Wilson
Section of the Huddersfield Glee and Madrigal Society
Conductor, Leslie Woodgate
Reginald Cooper (organ)
From Huddersfield Town Hall

Contributors

Presented By: Steuart Wilson
Conductor: Leslie Woodgate
Conductor: Reginald Cooper

: FELTKAMP TRIO

John Feltkamp (flute)
Piet Lentz (viola da gamba)
Janny van Wering (harpsichord)

Contributors

Flute: John Feltkamp
Viola: Piet Lentz
Harpsichord: Janny van Wering

: EPILOGUE

Prelude (Thalben-Ball)
Isaiah 7, v. 14; 9, vv. 2-7 Angelus (Karg-Elert) St. Luke 2, vv. 1-20
Choral Prelude: Christ our Lord to
Jordan came (Bach)
Hebrews 1 and 2; and 4, vv. 14-15 Postlude in D minor (Stanford)
Reader, Robert Speaight
Organist, G. Thalben-Ball

Contributors

Reader: Robert Speaight
Organist: G. Thalben-Ball

: Close Down

Prose readings in interludes between programmes this week have been selected by Walter Allen from the works of D. H. Lawrence

Contributors

Unknown: Walter Allen
Unknown: D. H. Lawrence








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