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: PAGANINI

Twenty-four Caprices, Op. 1 for unaccompanied violin
Nos. 13-18 played by Campoli

: TEACHERS OF MUSIC

Clifford Curzon talks about the late Artur Schnabel , who was his teacher

Contributors

Talks: Clifford Curzon
Unknown: Artur Schnabel

: Covent Garden Opera Trust presents the Covent Garden Opera in 'DER ROSENKAVALIER'

* The Rose-Bearer '
A comedy for music by Hugo von Hofmannsthal
English version by Alan Pryce-Jones
Music by Richard Strauss
(Continued in neat column)
Footmen to the Princess:
Thomas Fletcher , Hector Thomas , Afan Davies , and Hubert Littlewood
Waiters: John Campbell , Afan Davies ,
Alan Hobson. Emlyn Lewis
Covent Garden Opera Chorus
(Chorus-Master, Douglas Robinson )
Covent Garden Opera Orchestra
(Leader, Thomas Matthews ) Conducted by Erich Kleiber
Harold Rutland writes in this issue
Scene: Vienna in the eighteenth century during the reign of Maria Theresa
Act 1
The boudoir of the Princess

Contributors

Music By: Hugo von Hofmannsthal
Unknown: Alan Pryce-Jones
Music By: Richard Strauss
Unknown: Thomas Fletcher
Unknown: Hector Thomas
Unknown: Afan Davies
Unknown: Hubert Littlewood
Unknown: John Campbell
Unknown: Afan Davies
Unknown: Alan Hobson.
Unknown: Emlyn Lewis
Chorus-Master: Douglas Robinson
Leader: Thomas Matthews
Conducted By: Erich Kleiber
Conducted By: Harold Rutland
Unknown: Maria Theresa
Princess von Werdenberg, wife of the Field-marshal: Sylvia Fisher
Baron Ochs von Lerchenau: Howell Glynne
Octavian, a young nobleman: Constance Shacklock
Herr von Faninal, a rich merchant: Ronald Lewis
Sophie, his daughter: Ruth Guldbaek
Marianne Leitmetzerin, her duenna: Muriel Burnett
Valzacchl, an intriguer: Parry Jones
Annina, his partner: Jean Watson
Police Inspector: Rhydderch Davies
Major-domo to the Princess: David Tree
Major-domo to Faninal: Thomas Fletcher
An attorney: Rhydderch Davies
A landlord: David Tree
An Italian singer: Anthony Marlowe
A noble widow: Winifred Watkins
Three noble orphans:: Vera Evans
Three noble orphans:: Vera Hoddinott,
Three noble orphans:: Lilian Simmons
A milliner: Jacqueline Browning
An animal-seller: Emlyn Jones

: LETTER FROM PARIS

A New Year Outlook by Pierre Frederix

Contributors

Unknown: Pierre Frederix

: DER ROSENKAVALIER '

Act 2
A room in the house of Faninal

: MORE GUM FOR SALMON

by Arthur Ransome
This is the second part of the story of an idea about fishing which came to Arthur Ransome in the lounge of a London hotel when he was suffering from influenza.

Contributors

Unknown: Arthur Ransome
Unknown: Arthur Ransome

: ' DER ROSENKAVALIER

Act 3
A private room at an inn

: THE LIFEMANSHIP LECTURES

by S. Potter
Sloppy Yulcship
This Critical Survey of the Recent Misuse of Christmas Gambits re-enunciates the theories of Giftmanship and Basic Uncle Play, with a note on Winesmanship
Illustrated by C Hobbs and R. Simpson
Production by Cleverdon. T. D. J.

Contributors

Unknown: S. Potter
Illustrated By: C Hobbs
Illustrated By: R. Simpson
Production By: Cleverdon. T. D. J.

: HANDEL

Arnold Goldsbrough (harpsichord) Suite in D minor (No.3, first collection):
Prelude; Allegro; Allemande; Courante; Air with variations; Presto
Suite in E (No. 5, first collection):
Prelude: Allemande; Courante; Air with variations
First of two programmes of harpsichord suites by Handel

: THE JOURNEY OF POETRY

Talk by J. M. Cameron
A philosopher suggests that in journeying through the poenc cosmos we are perceiving the true order in which we live but, for the most part, do not recognise. (The recorded broadcast of Aug. 24)

Contributors

Talk By: J. M. Cameron

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