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: BEETHOVEN

Variations on Scottish. Russian and Irish themes
0 thou art the lad of my heart, Willy
(Op. 107 No. 9)
Air de la Petite-Russie (Op. 107 No. 3) The Last Rose of Summer (Op. 105
No. 4) played by Peter Stadlen (piano)

Contributors

Played By: Peter Stadlen

: The Reith Lectures POWER AND THE STATE

by Lord Radcliffe of Werneth,
P.C., G.B.E.
4 — On the Makers of the American Constitution
At the end of the American War of Independence a group of remarkable men, including Alexander Hamilton and James Madison , set about drawing up a constitution. Quite consciously they tried to work out a system that would give unity to the nation in such affairs as defence and foreign relations while preserving independence to the States in many other matters -which would ensure powerful central authority where it was needed while preserving the rights of the individual. In this lecture Lord Radcliffe talks about some of the considerations these men had in mind and the answers they found to some of the problems that arose.

Contributors

Unknown: Alexander Hamilton
Unknown: James Madison
Talks: Lord Radcliffe

: DVORAK and BRAHMS

Harold Child (baritone)
Frederick Stone (accompanist)
The Martin String Quartet:
David Martin (violin)
Neville Marriner (violin)
Eileen Grainger (viola)
Bernard Richards (cello)
Gwynne Edwards (viola) Florence Hooton (cello)

Contributors

Accompanist: Frederick Stone
Violin: David Martin
Violin: Neville Marriner
Viola: Eileen Grainger
Cello: Bernard Richards
Viola: Gwynne Edwards
Cello: Florence Hooton

: NEW SOUNDINGS

No. 1
A monthly miscellany of new poetry and prose, edited and introduced by John Lehmann
Readers.
Hallam Fordham and Basil Taylor
See ' Both Sides of the Microphone'

Contributors

Introduced By: John Lehmann
Introduced By: Basil Taylor

: RECITAL

Alfred Deller (counter-tenor)
René Soames (tenor)
Gordon Clinton (baritone)
Leonard Hirsch (violin) Kathleen Sturdy (violin)
Colin Sauer (violin)
James Whitehead (cello)
First of a series of programmes that will include early vocal music

Contributors

Unknown: Alfred Deller
Tenor: René Soames
Baritone: Gordon Clinton
Violin: Leonard Hirsch
Violin: Kathleen Sturdy
Violin: Colin Sauer
Cello: James Whitehead

: Sebastian Shaw in ' MAN AND SUPERMAN'

by Bernard Shaw
Act 4
The garden of a villa in Granada
The whole play will be broadcast on Friday, when full details are given

Contributors

Unknown: Bernard Shaw

: ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

Franz Reizenstein (piano)
BBC Northern Orchestra
(Leader, Reginald Stead )
Conducted by Clarence Raybould
Arnold Cooke wrote his Piano Concerto in 1939-40. Arrangements were made for it to be played at a Promenade Concert in 1943, but in the event this proved impossible and the work received its first performance when it was broadcast in November of that year. There are three movements: Allegro moderato, Poco lunio, and Allegro giocoso. H. R.

Contributors

Piano: Franz Reizenstein
Leader: Reginald Stead
Conducted By: Clarence Raybould
Unknown: Arnold Cooke
Unknown: H. R.

: PROSPECT

Modern Architecture and the Church
Nikolaus Pevsner talks about Basil Spence 's design for the new cathedral at Coventry

Contributors

Talks: Nikolaus Pevsner
Unknown: Basil Spence

: CHAMBER MUSIC

The Dutch Harpsichord Trio:
Johan Feltkamp (flute)
Piet Lentz (viola da gamba)
Janny van Wering (harpsichord)

Contributors

Flute: Johan Feltkamp
Viola: Piet Lentz
Harpsichord: Janny van Wering

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