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5-Songs of the Gardens
Devised by Archie Harradine
Introduced by Leonard Sachs
Accompaniments realised by Alan Richardson
Production by Douglas Cleverdon
Ceinwen Rowlands (soprano)
Martin Boddey (tenor)
Frederick Harvey (baritone)
Alan Richardson (accompanist)


Introduced By: Leonard Sachs
Unknown: Alan Richardson
Production By: Douglas Cleverdon
Soprano: Ceinwen Rowlands
Tenor: Martin Boddey
Baritone: Frederick Harvey
Accompanist: Alan Richardson


by Lord Baden-Powell of Gilwell, O.M., who was Officer Commanding the British Forces at Mafeking
Today is the fiftieth anniversary of the beginning of the siege of Mafeking. This talk, which gives an ' inside ' account of the siege and tells of the shifts to which the garrison was put to maintain its defences, was originally given twelve years ago by Lord Baden-Powell, who died in 1941.


Piano Sonata No. 3 in F sharp minor, Op. 23 played by . Pouishnoff

: 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 next 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


Unknown: Johann Wolfgang
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 ot theNetherlands (sister of Philip II,King of Spain): Cathleen Nesbitt
Her Secretary, Machiavelli: Dennis Arundel
The Duke of Alva: Carleton Hobbs
Ferdinand, his son: Alan Wheatley
His lieutenants:Silva: Howieson Culft
His lieutenants: Gomez: Denis Carey


Duo No. 2. tn G (K.423) played by Szymon Goldberg (violin) Frederick Riddle (viola) on gramophone re.ords


Violin: Szymon Goldberg
Viola: Frederick Riddle


Gareth Morris (flute)
Terence MacDonagh (oboe) George Eskdale (trumpet)
Maurice Clare (violin)
Lucille Wallace (harpsichord)
Boyd Neel String Orchestra
Conducted by Nadia Boulanger


Flute: Gareth Morris
Oboe: Terence MacDonagh
Oboe: George Eskdale
Violin: Maurice Clare
Harpsichord: Lucille Wallace
Harpsichord: Boyd Neel
Conducted By: Nadia Boulanger


Speech by the Prime Minister


Quintet in F minor for piano and strings played by the Quintetto Chigiano

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