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: HANDEL 'Orlando': Act 2

Joseph Saxby (harpsichord)
Philharmonia Orchestra
(Leader, Manoug Parikian )
Conducted by Arnold Goldsbrough
Programme prepared by Anthony Lewis
Script by Geoffrey Dunn

Contributors

Harpsichord: Joseph Saxby
Leader: Philharmonia Orchestra
Leader: Manoug Parikian
Conducted By: Arnold Goldsbrough
Unknown: Anthony Lewis
Script By: Geoffrey Dunn

: FREEDOM AND THE RULE OF LAW

Dingle Foot claims that the legal and constitutional bulwarks that have protected the British citizen against the misuse of power are menaced from many sides
In this talk he analyses examples of the tendencies that he believes are endangering our civil liberties

: BEETHOVEN

Quartet in G, Op. 18 No. 2 played by the Aeolian String Quartet
Second of a series of programmes in which all Beethoven's string quartets are to be played.

: 'THE HAWK AND THE HANDSAW'

Written for broadcasting by Michael Innes
Produced by Rayner Heppenstall
Music by William Wordsworth

Contributors

Broadcasting By: Michael Innes
Produced By: Rayner Heppenstall
Music By: William Wordsworth
Doctor Mungo: John Laurie
His boy: Denise Bryer
Horatio: Frederick Lloyd
King Fortinbras: Baliol Holloway
Hamlet: Cyril Cusack
Mother of Ophelia: Hilda Schroder
First player (' Hamlet '): Laidman Browne
Second player ('Horatio'): Stanley Groome
Third player (' Fortinbras '): William Trent

: The English Opera Group presents 'THE WANDERING SCHOLAR'

Opera in one act
Libretto by Clifford Bax from an incident in ' The Wandering Scholars ' by Helen Waddell
Music by Gustav Hoist
Arranged for chamber orchestra by Benjamin Britten
English Opera Group
Chamber Orchestra
(Leader, Manoug Parikian ) Conducted by Ivan Ciayton
Producer, Eric Crozier
Scene: A farm kitchen in France on an April afternoon in the 13th century

Contributors

Unknown: Clifford Bax
Unknown: Helen Waddell
Music By: Gustav Hoist
Unknown: Benjamin Britten
Leader: Manoug Parikian
Conducted By: Ivan Ciayton
Producer: Eric Crozier
Alison, wife of Louis: Margaret Ritchie
Louis, a farmer: Frederick Sharp
Father Philippe, a monk: George James
Pierre, a wandering scholar: Peter Pears

: ALEXIS de TOCQUEVILLE AT HOME

by J. P. Mayer. who is editing eleven volumes of the new French edition of de Tocqueville's works and has lately visited the Chateau de Tocqueville to examine the writer's papers and library

Contributors

Unknown: J. P. Mayer.

: CHOPIN

Twelve Studies, Op. 10 played by Jan Smeterlin (piano'

Contributors

Piano: Jan Smeterlin

: COMPARATIVE PRODUCTIVITY

The Standard of Living in Great Britain and in America
Second talk by Laszlo Rostas
(Read by Walter James )

Contributors

Talk By: Laszlo Rostas
Read By: Walter James

: REUBKE

Sonata on the Ninety-fourth Psalm played by George Thalben-Ball (organ)
From Westminster Cathedral

Contributors

Played By: George Thalben-Ball

: LETTER FROM PARIS

Talk by Claude Bourdet

Contributors

Talk By: Claude Bourdet








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