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: CARL NIELSEN

Quartet in E flat
Op. 14
Allegro; Andante; Allegretto; Finale played by the Aeolian String Quartet:
Alfred Cave (violin)
Leonard Dight (violin) Watson Forbes (viola)
John Moore (cello)

Contributors

Violin: Leonard Dight
Viola: Watson Forbes
Cello: John Moore

: The Reith Lectures POWER AND THE STATE

by Lord Radcliffe of Werneth.
P.C., G.B.B.
7-on the nature of power and the problem of its control
What is the source of power and where does sovereignty lie? In the last of his series of lectures Lord Radcliffe summarises various answers to these questions and concludes by considering the British attitude to political power.

: CHAMBER MUSIC

Jean Michel Damase (piano)
The Wigmore Ensemble:
Geoffrey Gilbert (flute) Jack Brymer (clarinet)
Basil Tschaikov (clarinet)
Maurice Clare (violin)
Frederick Riddle (viola)
William Pleeth (cello)
Marie Korchinska (harp)

Contributors

Piano: Jean Michel Damase
Flute: Geoffrey Gilbert
Clarinet: Jack Brymer
Clarinet: Basil Tschaikov
Violin: Maurice Clare
Viola: Frederick Riddle
Cello: William Pleeth
Harp: Marie Korchinska

: THE BYZANTINE PAINTINGS OF YUGOSLAVIA

Talk by Geoffrey Webb
Since the war several sets of wall paintings of the twelfth and thirteenth centuries-the ' missing ' centuries of Byzantine art-have been uncovered in Serbia and Macedonia. Professor Webb gives an account of them and speaks of some of the stylistic and iconographical problems of later work which they help to solve.
To be repeated on February 2

Contributors

Talk By: Geoffrey Webb
Talk By: MacEdonia. Professor Webb

: DEAR SENSIBILITY!...

A journey through France
In the steps of Laurence Sterne
Written and produced by Rayner Heppenstall who writes on page 8
For details see Thursday at 7.45

Contributors

Unknown: Laurence Sterne
Produced By: Rayner Heppenstall

: HAYDN

Symphony No. 26. in D minor
Missa in honorem
Beatissimae Virginis Mariae
Jennifer Vyvyan (soprano) Kathleen Joyce (contralto)
William Herbert (tenor)
Norman Walker (bass)
Geraint Jones (organ)
BBC Chorus
(Chorus-Master, Leslie Woodgate )
The Boyd Neel Orchestra
(Leader, Maurice Clare )
Conducted by Georges Enesco
(Norman Walker broadcasts by permission of the General Administrator, Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Ltd.)
First of a series of twelve programmes of Haydn's choral works and symphonies. Another performance: tomorrow.
Arthur Jacobs writes on page 6

Contributors

Soprano: Jennifer Vyvyan
Contralto: Kathleen Joyce
Tenor: William Herbert
Bass: Norman Walker
Bass: Geraint Jones
Chorus-Master: Leslie Woodgate
Leader: Maurice Clare
Conducted By: Georges Enesco
Conducted By: Norman Walker
Unknown: Arthur Jacobs

: THE BROADCASTING OF MUSIC

A talk by Herbert Murrill
BBC Head of Music

Contributors

Talk By: Herbert Murrill

: FRANZ REIZENSTEIN

Sonata in G sharp
Tranquillo: Allegro; Finale played by Raymond Cohen (violin) Franz Reizenstein (piano)

Contributors

Violin: Raymond Cohen
Piano: Franz Reizenstein

: 'WILLIE WASTLE'S ACCOUNT OF HIS \WIFE '

Adapted from
John Mackay Wilson 's ' Tales of the Borders ' and read by Laidman Browne
(The recorded broadcast of October 7),

Contributors

Unknown: John MacKay Wilson
Read By: Laidman Browne

: SCHUMANN

DavidsbUndtertanze, Op. 6 played by Cortot (piano) on gramophone records

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