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Symphony No. 4. in A, played by the Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Herbert von Karajan on gramophone records


Conducted By: Herbert von Karajan

: Madeleine Renaud and Jean Desuilly in 'LA SECONDE SURPRISE DE L'AMOUR'

by Marivaux
. (The play was recorded in the unksco studio in Paris)
For details see Thursday at 9.25. See also page 5, and Tuesday at 11.30 followed by an interlude at 7.50

: Edinburgh International Festival THE FESTIVAL PIANO QUARTET

Josef Szigeti (violin)
William Primrose (viola)
Pierre Fournier (cello) Clifford Curzon (piano)
From the Usher Hall, Edinburgh
Part 1


Violin: Josef Szigeti
Viola: William Primrose
Cello: Pierre Fournier
Piano: Clifford Curzon


by Bertrand Russell , O.M.
3-D. H. Lawrence
Beatrice and Sidney Webb : September 9


Unknown: Bertrand Russell
Unknown: H. Lawrence
Unknown: Sidney Webb


(Concert continued)
Piano Quartet in G minor. Op. 25


Last of a group of three talks by Lord Kinross
By a recent agreement with the Kuwak Oil Company, the Sheikh of this small principality on the Persian Gulf il to receive half the revenues of what has proved to be the largest oilfield in the world. As a result, Kuwait will be (in proportion to her population) the richest state in the world. Lord Kinross, who has recently visited Kuwait, describes the Sheikh's plans to apply his new-found wealth to the ' purchase ' of a welfare state.


('The Spanish Screen')
Opera in one act and three scenes after an ' Intermezzo ' by Cervantes
Italian translation by E. Montale
Music by Goffredo Petrassi
(Continued in next column)
Chorus and Orchestra of Radio Italiana, Milan
Conducted by Nino Sanzogno
Sc. 1: In Don Cannizares' houae
Sc. 2: A street
Sc. 3: The same as Sc. 1


Translation By: E. Montale
Conducted By: Nino Sanzogno
Don Cannizares, a crusty old man: Fernando Corena
Donna Lorenza, his young wife: Emma Tegani
Cristlna, their niece: Dora Gatta
Donna Hortigosa a neighbour: Jolanda Gardino
Confidant to Don Cannizares: Wladimiro Badiali
A police officer: Dario Caselli
A musician: Mario Carlin


and the Revolutionary Idea of Liberty
Talk by Martin Cooper
. See tomorrow at 7.0


Talk By: Martin Cooper


The Renaissance Singers
Conductor, Michael Howard
Valda Aveling (clavichord)
Blessed be thy name; Why fum'th in sight
Clavichord :
A fancy: Natus est nobis
Te Deurn
A point; Fond youth Is a bubble
Purge me. 0 Lord; If ye love me
(The recorded broadcast of June 8) s


Conductor: Michael Howard
Conductor: Valda Aveling

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