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Symphony No. 80, in D minor: Orchestra of the New Friends of Music, conducted by Fritz Stiedry on gramophone records
(Symphony edited by Alfred Einstein )

Contributors

Conducted By: Fritz Stiedry
Edited By: Alfred Einstein

: Third Programme Story Competition-2 ' EL BOBITO '

by Arthur Calder-Marshall

Contributors

Unknown: Arthur Calder-Marshall

: FRENCH HARPSICHORD MUSIC

played by Aimée van de Wiele

Contributors

Unknown: Van de Wiele

: AN APPROACH TO CHRISTIAN UNITY

Talk by the Rev. A. M. Ramsey , D.D., Van Mildert Professor of Divinity at Durham University
Professor Ramsey was a member of Section I of the First Assembly of the World Council of Churches, held at Amsterdam in the summer of last year. The chief problem this section had to face (as their report says) was that they met to discuss the Church and found themselves compelled to speak about the churches. Professor Ramsey considers how this ecumenical gathering of scholars devised a method for meeting the problem

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. A. M. Ramsey
Unknown: Van Mildert

: Dvorak's 'RUSALKA'

Lyrical fairy-tale in three acts by Jaroslav Kvapil
English translation by Christopher Hassall
(Continued in next column) and BBC Theatre Chorus
(Chorus-Master, John Clements ) .
BBC Theatre Orchestra (Leader, Alfred Barker )
Conducted by Stanford Robinson
Narrator, Andrew Cruickshank
Presented by Mark Lubbock
Act 1
A glade by a lake. Before dawn

Contributors

Unknown: Jaroslav Kvapil
Translation By: Christopher Hassall
Chorus-Master: John Clements
Leader: Alfred Barker
Conducted By: Stanford Robinson
Narrator: Andrew Cruickshank
Presented By: Mark Lubbock
Rusalka, a water-nymph: Gré Brouwenstijn
The water-sprite: Norman Lumsden
The witch: Zilla Tregenna
A huntsman: Newton Goodson
Prince: James Johnston
Foreign Princess: Rosina Raisbeck
The gamekeeper: Murray Davies
The kitchen boy: Anna Pollak
Three sylphs: Norah Moore
Three sylphs: Bettine Young
Three sylphs: Doris Abrahams

: 'THE CREATIVE EXPERIMENT'

Alan Ross considers the post-Symbolist movement in European poetry, which is the theme of the recently published book by Professor C. M. Bowra

Contributors

Unknown: Alan Ross
Book By: Professor C. M. Bowra

: 'RUSALKA'

Act 2
The palace gardens. Dusk

: THE EARLY ENGLISH FLORISTS AND THEIR FLOWERS

Talk by Geoffrey Taylor on the ' flower-fanciers,' descended from the French and Flemish immigrant weavers, who created our carnations and auriculas and other old-fashioned flowers

Contributors

Talk By: Geoffrey Taylor

: 'RUSALKA'

Act 3: A glade by a lake. Afternoon

: MATERIALISM WITHOUT MARX

In 1890 Chekhov travelled across Siberia to the convict island of Sachalin. In this talk Hubert Butler analyses Chekhov's motives in going there
(The recorded broadcast of Jan. 1)
See also tomorrow at 11.35

Contributors

Unknown: Hubert Butler

: SCHUBERT

Irene Eisinger (soprano) Frederick Stone (piano)
Helen Pyke and Paul Hamburger
(piano duet) .
German Dances, Op. 33
Der Einsame; Der blinde Knabe;
Fischerweise
Variations on an Original Theme in A flat, Op. 35

Contributors

Soprano: Irene Eisinger
Piano: Frederick Stone
Piano: Helen Pyke
Piano: Paul Hamburger








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