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: DYLAN THOMAS

reads a selection of his own poetry

: FRENCH CHORAL MUSIC

Sophie Wyss (soprano) BBC Women's Chorus
Geraint Jones (organ)
Conducted by Leslie Woodgate
From St. Mark's, North Audley Street

Contributors

Soprano: Sophie Wyss
Unknown: Geraint Jones
Conducted By: Leslie Woodgate

: THE SOVIET VIEW

Fourteenth of a series of reports on the Soviet point of view as expressed in the Soviet Press and broadcasts directed to listeners in the U.S.S.R.
Compiled by members of the BBC's foreign news department

: MOZART

Piano Sonatas
Sonata in E flat (K.282)
Sonata in C minor (K.457) played by Clifford Curzon
First of eight recitals of Mozart's piano sonatas

Contributors

Played By: Clifford Curzon

: Stephen Murray in 'EGMONT'

by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe with music by Beethoven
The play translated by David Porter
Textual consultant,
Elizabeth M. Wilkinson
The Netherlanders:
(Continued in neat column)
The Spaniards:
The Situation: Brussels under the Spanish Occupation in the sixteenth century
BBC Opera Orchestra
Conducted by Walter Goehr
Klaerchen's songs sung by Erika Storm
Adaptation and production by E. A Harding and David Porter
Part 1

Contributors

Unknown: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Translated By: David Porter
Unknown: Elizabeth M. Wilkinson
Conducted By: Walter Goehr
Sung By: Erika Storm
Production By: E. A Harding
Production By: David Porter
Count of Egmont: Stephen Murray
His Secretary: Paul Martin
The Prince of Orange: Oliver Burt
Klaerchen, a girl: Grizelda Hervey
Her mother: Dorothy Summers
Brackenburg, her suitor: Marius Goring
Yetter, a tailor: John Ruddock
Vansen, a scrivener: Richard Williams
Buyck, a soldier: Clifford Buckton
Ruysum, a veteran: Frank Atkinson
Soest, a shopkeeper: Eric Lugg
A carpenter: Charles Mortimer
Margaret of Parma, Regent of the Netherlands (sister of Philip II,King of Spain): Cathleen Nesbitt
Her Secretary, Machiavelli: Dennis Arundell
The Duke of Alva: Carleton Hobbs
Ferdinand, his son: Alan Wheatley
His lieutenants:Silva: Howieson Culff
His lieutenants:Gomez: Denis Carey

: HANDEL

Sonata No. 18. in D played by Szymon Goldberg (violin)
Gerald Moore (piano) on gramophone records

Contributors

Violin: Szymon Goldberg
Piano: Gerald Moore

: RUBBRA

Quartet In F minor, Op. 35 played by the Blech String Quartet:
Harry Blech (violin)
Lionel Bentley (violin) Keith Cummings (viola) Douglas Cameron (cello)

Contributors

Violin: Harry Blech
Violin: Lionel Bentley
Viola: Keith Cummings
Cello: Douglas Cameron

: MEDIEVAL VALUES AND THE MODERN WORLD

The International Order and the Middle Ages by G. Barraclough , Professor of Medieval History in the Univeraity of Liverpool

Contributors

Unknown: G. Barraclough

: PRO MUSICA ANTIQUA

Director, Safford Cape

Contributors

Director: Safford Cape








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