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: From Operas by GLUCK

Overture, Iphigenie in Aulis (arr. Wagner): Berlin Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Abendroth Diane impitoyable (Iphigenie in Aulis); 0 toi, l'objet le plus aimable (Iphigenie in Aulis): Emil Schipper and orchestra
Unis des ma plus tendre enfance (Iphigenie en Tauride): Georges Thill and orchestra, conducted by Bigot
O malheureuse Iphigenie (Iphigenie en Tauride) (arr. d'Indy): Suzanne Balguerle and orchestra, conducted by Albert Wolff
Scene of Orpheus and the Furies (Orphee): Paris Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Henri Tomasi. with the Vlassoff Russian Choir and Alice Raveau
Scene in the Elysian Fields (Orphee): Paris Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Henri Tomasi , with Jany Delille and the Vlassoff Russian Choir, and Alice Raveau
Fortune ennemie: Je goutais les charmes (Orphee): Germaine Heraldy , Alice Raveau and the Paris Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Henri omasi
J'ai perdu mon Euridice (Orphee): Kathleen Ferrier and the London Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Malcolm Sargent on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By: Abendroth Diane
Unknown: Emil Schipper
Unknown: Suzanne Balguerle
Conducted By: Albert Wolff
Conducted By: Henri Tomasi.
Conducted By: Alice Raveau
Conducted By: Henri Tomasi
Unknown: Jany Delille
Unknown: Alice Raveau
Unknown: Germaine Heraldy
Unknown: Alice Raveau
Unknown: Kathleen Ferrier
Conducted By: Malcolm Sargent

: 'AMERICA SINGING'

A selective survey in six parts, by W. L. Hanchant , of the poetry of the U.S.A. from its beginnings to the present day
6 — ' Towards American Poetry '
Readers. Guy Kingsley-Poynter and Ellinore Stuart. Produced by Patric Dickinson

Contributors

Unknown: W. L. Hanchant
Readers: Guy Kingsley-Poynter
Readers: Ellinore Stuart.
Produced By: Patric Dickinson

: WORKS BY HINDEMITH

London Philharmonic Orchestra
(Leader, Andrew Cooper )
Conducted by the Composer
John Shineboume (cello)
Prelude: When lilacs last Cello Concerto (1940) Symphonia serena
(First performance in England)

Contributors

Leader: Andrew Cooper
Cello: John Shineboume

: NEW SCOTTISH POETRY

An anthology of verse in Scots, Gaelic, and English. Chosen and introduced by Maurice Lindsay

Contributors

Introduced By: Maurice Lindsay

: WORKS BY HINDEMITH

Part 2
Symphony: ' Mathis der Maler'
This Symphony is an arrangement of three excerpts from Hindemith's opera, Mathis the Painter. The subject and principal character of the opera is the sixteenth-century German painter. Mathis (or Mathias) Griinewald, and the movements which make up the Symphony were inspired by three of his paintings, ' Angels' Concert,' ' The Entombment,' and ' The Temptation of St. Anthony.'
The first picture is of angels kneeling before an altar, playing on stringed instruments. In the introduction to the movement there is heard an old German cradle song, ' Three angels were singing sweetly. The second movement portrays the Entombment of Christ. The third movement. ' The Temptation of St. Anthony,' opens with St. Anthony's ;cry of agony. Later we seem to hear alternately the Saint's prayer and the assault of his adversaries. Gradually the power of evil subsides and the hymn, ' Lauda Sion Salvatorem,' is heard.—HAROLD RUTLAND

: G. K. CHESTERTON

Talk by Emile Cammaerts
Emile Cammaerts was a close personal friend of G.K.C., and has written a study of him called ' The Laughing Prophet'

Contributors

Talk By: Emile Cammaerts
Talk By: Emile Cammaerts

: RECITAL

by Musica Antiqua :
Johannes Feltkamp (flute), Nicholas Roth (violin), Carel van Leeuwen Boomkamp (viola da gamba), Hans Brandts Buys (harpsichord)

Contributors

Unknown: Musica Antiqua
Flute: Johannes Feltkamp
Flute: Nicholas Roth
Violin: Carel van Leeuwen
Unknown: Hans Brandts

: ELIZABETHAN KEYBOARD MUSIC

' The Fitzwilliam Virginal Book '
(c. 1610)
The first of three illustrated talks by Harold and Antony Craxton on the music of the Elizabethan period

Contributors

Unknown: Antony Craxton








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