' The Duchess at Sunset'
Written for broadcasting by Pamela Hansford Johnson
Produced by Rayner Heppenstall
Music for piano composed and played by Arthur Oldham
The date is 1941. The characters from Proust's A la Recherche du Temps Perdu are imagined to be still in their heyday
Festival Mass for soloists, chorus, organ, and orchestra
Emilie Zachardova (soprano) Ruzena Horakova (contralto)
Beno Blachut (tenor)
Eduard Haken (baritone)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor, Rafael Kubelik
by T. S. Eliot
Production by John Richmond
Scene: A country house in the North of England
Amy, Dowager Lady Monchensey:
Her younger sisters:Ivy:
Brothers of her deceased husband: Col the Hon Gerald Piper:
The Hon Charles Piper:
Mary daughter of a deceased cousin of Lady Monchensey:
Denman, a parlourmaid:
Harry, Lord Monchensey (Amy's eldest son):
Downing, his servant and chauffeur:
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