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: HAYDN

String Quartet in E flat
Op. 64 No. 6 played by the New Italian Quartet on gramophone records

: Teachers of Music BUSONI

Frida Kindler. who was a pupil of Busoni, talks about him as man and teacher.

: CARDINAL MANNING

A New Judgment by Christopher Sykes and Others taking part:
Arnold Diamond , Alan Gordon
James Ottoway , Bryan Spielman Production by Douglas Cleverdon

Contributors

Unknown: Christopher Sykes
Unknown: Arnold Diamond
Unknown: Alan Gordon
Unknown: James Ottoway
Unknown: Bryan Spielman
Production By: Douglas Cleverdon
Cardinal Manning: Carleton Hobbs
Pope Pius IX: Heron Carvic
Canon Morris: Ronald Simpson
Lord Acton: Leslie French
Odo Russell: Russell Napier
Policeman: Roger Snowdon
Two Catholic ladies: May Hallatt
Two Catholic ladies: Susan Richmond
Lytton Strachey: Robert Farquharson
Narrator: Andrew Cruickshank

: Falstaff

Lyrical comedy in three acts after "The Merry Wives of Windsor"
Libretto by Arrigo Boito
English translation by Humphrey Procter-Gregg
Music by Verdi
BBC Opera Chorus
(Trained by John Clements)
BBC Opera Orchestra (Led by John Sharpe)
Conductor, Stanford Robinson Presented by Mark Lubbock
Narrator, Andrew Cruickshank
(Parry Jones broadcasts by permission of the General Administrator of the Covent Garden Opera Trust; Flora Nielsen, by permission of the English Opera Group; Gwent Lewis, by permission of the Carl Rosa Opera Company)
Dyneley Hussey writes on page 8
Act 1
Scene 1: Interior of 'The Garter Inn'
Scene 2: A garden

Contributors

Libretto: Arrigo Boito
English translation: Humphrey Procter-Gregg
Music: Verdi
Singers: BBC Opera Chorus
Trained by: John Clements
Musicians: BBC Opera Orchestra
Leader: John Sharpe
Conductor: Stanford Robinson
Presented by: Mark Lubbock
Narrator: Andrew Cruickshank
Dr Caius, a physician: Parry Jones
Bardolph, a follower of Falstaff: Jan van Der Gucht
Sir John Falstaff: Dennis Noble
Pistol, a follower of Falstaff: Martin Lawrence
Mistress Ford: Laelia Finneberg
Mistress Page: Flora Nielsen
Dame Quickly: Mary Jarred
Anne Ford (Nanetta): Beryl Hatt
Fenton, a young gentleman: Gwent Lewis
Ford, a wealthy burgher: Stanley Pope
Burghers and street folk; Ford's servants; maskers as elves, fairies, witches: uncredited

: WILLIAM OF OCCAM

Occam's Razor by A. J. Ayer , Grote Professor of the Philosophy of Mind and Logic at University College, London
Second of four talks

Contributors

Unknown: A. J. Ayer

: 'FALSTAFF'

Act 2
Scene 1: Interior of 'The Garter Inn' Scene 2: A room in Ford's house

: Aspects of Goethe

Why the British Have Neglected Goethe by L. A. Willoughby
On Monday evening J. Isaacs assessed the extent of Goethe's influence in this country. But indifference to his work has been the more usual reaction, and in this talk Professor L. A. Willoughby analyses the reasons for this apathy.
Seventeenth ot a series of talks

Contributors

Speaker: L. A. Willoughby

: 'FALSTAFF'

Act 3
Scene 1: Outside ' The Garter Inn ' Scene 2: Windsor Park

: 'AN ITALIAN VISIT'

Part 4—' Bus to Florence '
C. Day Lewis reads the fourth part of hit poem on Italy. It describes a day spent in journeying between Rome and Florence.

: SMETANA

Trio in G minor, Op. 15 played by the Prague Trio








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