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: p m. 'A DOLL'S HOUSE'

by Henrik Ibsen
Translated for radio by Peter Watts
(Textual adviser, M. C. Bradbrook ) with Gabrielle Blunt. Denise Bryer and Hamilton Dyce
A new production by Peter Watts

Contributors

Unknown: Henrik Ibsen
Unknown: Peter Watts
Unknown: M. C. Bradbrook
Unknown: Gabrielle Blunt.
Unknown: Denise Bryer
Unknown: Hamilton Dyce
Production By: Peter Watts
Nora Helmer: Marjorie Westbury
Helena, a maid: Joan Clement Scott
Torvald Helmer: Peter Coke
Mrs Linde: Elsa Palmer
Nurse: Vivienne Chatterton
Nils Krogstad: John Carol
Dr Rank: Allan Jeayes

: ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

Rinus van Zelm (saxophone)
The Leighton Lucas Orchestra (Leader, Ronald Good )
Conductor, Leighton Lucas

Contributors

Unknown: Rinus van Zelm
Leader: Ronald Good
Conductor: Leighton Lucas

: MEANING

Talk by F. C. Copleston, S.J.
The problem of meaning, not a new problem, has been partly clarified and partly obscured in recent discussion by philosophers. It cannot be settled either by, making or by refuting arbitrary definitions of meaning. Father Copleston suggests a fresh line of approach.

Contributors

Talk By: F. C. Copleston, S.J.

: MAX REGER

Suzanne Rosza (violin)
Paul Hamburger (piano)
Nora Gruhn (soprano) Josephine Lee (piano)
Gareth Morris (flute) Maria Lidka (violin)
Watson Forbes (viola)
Sonata No. 4. in C. for violin and piano. Op. 72
Songs :
Warnung; Ein Paar: Kinder Geschichte : Aeolsharfe ; Hat gesagt -bleibt's nicht dabei; Das Dorf
Serenade in G. for flute, violin, and viola. Op. 141a Second of ten programmes of music by Reger, arranged by Donald Mitchell.

Contributors

Violin: Suzanne Rosza
Piano: Paul Hamburger
Soprano: Nora Gruhn
Piano: Josephine Lee
Flute: Gareth Morris
Violin: Maria Lidka
Viola: Watson Forbes
Arranged By: Donald Mitchell.

: ' PHILIP SPARROW '

A mock elegy and the praise of a young girl by John Skelton , Laureate
(c. 1460-1529)
Presented in an abridged form by Rayner Heppenstall Jane Scrope 's complaint upon the death of Philip read by Diana Maddox
Skelton's commendations of Jane read by Oliver Burt

Contributors

Unknown: John Skelton
Unknown: Rayner Heppenstall
Unknown: Jane Scrope
Read By: Diana Maddox
Read By: Oliver Burt

: ORLANDO GIBBONS

The Renaissance Singers
Conductor, Michael Howard
Ralph Downes (organ)
Full anthems:
0 clap your hands together; Almighty and everlasting God: 0 Lord in thy wrath rebuke me not
Organ :
Fancy for double orgaine; Fantasia
Anthems with verses to the organs:
Blessed are all they that fear the Lord: Behold thou hast made my days

Contributors

Conductor: Michael Howard
Conductor: Ralph Downes

: THE DISCOVERY OF AMERICA

The Search for Solitude
Talk by Tom Lethbridge
Accounts of the voyages of Columbus do not contain the whole story of the discovery of America. The speaker, who is at present honorary Keeper of Anglo-Saxon Antiquities in the Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology at Cambridge, describes a number of earlier Atlantic voyages made from the northern coasts of Europe.

Contributors

Talk By: Tom Lethbridge








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