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: ARNOLD BAX

Piano Sonata No. 2, in G played by Peter Cooper
Third of six programmes of piano music by Bax

Contributors

Played By: Peter Cooper

: 'OEDIPUS REX'

8.15 app. Excerpts in Greek

: HANDEL

Concerto Grosso in B minor. Op. 6
No. 12
Organ Concerto No. 1. in G
Chandos Anthem No. 4: 0 sing unto the Lord a new song
Jennifer Vyvyan (soprano)
Alexander Young (tenor)
Hubert Dawkes
(organ and harpsichord)
Basil Lam (harpsichord)
The Goldsbrough Choir and Orchestra
(Leader. Emanuel Hurwitz )
Conductor,
Arnold Goldsbrough
Fourth of a series of concerts each including an organ concerto and one of the first six Chandos anthems

Contributors

Soprano: Jennifer Vyvyan
Tenor: Alexander Young
Tenor: Hubert Dawkes
Leader: Emanuel Hurwitz
Conductor: Arnold Goldsbrough

: THE ART OF ART CRITICISM

First of two illustrated talks by Herbert Read
Extracts from writings on art read by Denis McCarthy
The quality of contemporary art criticism is often compared unfavourably with that of the past. Herbert Read examines some of the reasons for this and g.ves his views on the kind of art criticism that might serve to interpret the special character of contemporary art.
Second talk: May 4

Contributors

Read By: Denis McCarthy
Unknown: Herbert Read

: CHAMBER MUSIC

The Wigmore Ensemble:
Geoffrey Gilbert (flute)
Terence MacDonagh (oboe)
Jack Brymer (clarinet)
Gwydion Brooke (bassoon)
Maurice Clare (violin) William Pleeth (cello)
Marie Korchinska (harp)
Wilfrid Parry (piano)

Contributors

Flute: Geoffrey Gilbert
Oboe: Terence MacDonagh
Clarinet: Jack Brymer
Bassoon: Gwydion Brooke
Violin: Maurice Clare
Cello: William Pleeth
Harp: Marie Korchinska
Piano: Wilfrid Parry

: GERARD DE NERVAL (1808-1855)

A selection from his verse and prose made and introduced by Raymond Mortimer
Read in the original by Roger Blin and Madeleine Renaud , and in translation by Nicoletto Bernard and Alan Wheatley. Translations by Frances Cornford , R. J. P. Hewison , L. E. Jones , and Naomi Lewis )

Contributors

Introduced By: Raymond Mortimer
Unknown: Roger Blin
Unknown: Madeleine Renaud
Unknown: Nicoletto Bernard
Unknown: Alan Wheatley.
Unknown: Frances Cornford
Unknown: R. J. P. Hewison
Unknown: L. E. Jones
Unknown: Naomi Lewis

: BRAHMS

Sonata in F. Op. 99 played by Pau Casals (cello) and Mieczyslaw Horszowski (piano) on gramophone records

Contributors

Played By: Pau Casals
Piano: Mieczyslaw Horszowski

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