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: PHILIP AP RHYS

Mass : Deus creator omnium sung by the Choir of Brompton Oratory
Director,Henry Washington with Ralph Downes (organ)
Introduced by Denis Stevens
To be repeated on December 6
Until the recent discovery of this Orpin Mass by Philip ap Rhys , organist of St. Paul's Cathedral during the reign of Henry VIII, England was without an example of this unique musico-liturgical form so well known on the Continent.

Contributors

Unknown: Henry Washington
Unknown: Ralph Downes
Introduced By: Denis Stevens
Organist: Philip Ap Rhys

: ' LE COR '

by Alfred de Vigny with a new verse translation by John Heath-Stubbs

Contributors

Unknown: Alfred de Vigny
Translation By: John Heath-Stubbs

: ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

Albert Ferber (piano)
BBC Northern Orchestra
(Leader. Reginald Stead )
Conducted by Vilem Tausky
Roberto Gerhard 's Piano Concerto, which is being broadcast for the first time, was written last year. The composer has given Spanish titles to the three movements, none of which follows the traditional paotern. Tiento, the equivalent of Toccata. refers to the sense of touch or feeling one's wty D;fcrencias consists of a theme with six variations or divisions '; fotias forms a lively finale.

Contributors

Piano: Albert Ferber
Leader: Reginald Stead
Conducted By: Vilem Tausky
Unknown: Roberto Gerhard

: ' THE GREAT DESIRE I HAD'

Shakespeare and Italy by Henry Reed
Tranio, since for the great desire I had To see faire Padua, nurserie of Arts.....'
Production by Douglas Cleverdon
The time: perhaps 1593
The scene:
Ferrara, Verona, Padua, Venice, Mantua

Contributors

Unknown: Henry Reed
Production By: Douglas Cleverdon
William Shakespeare: Marius Goring
Isabella Andreini, an actress: Flora Robson
Francesco Andreini, her husband: John Phillips
Thomas Shewin: Frank Duncan
Giulio Pasquati, an actor: Carleton Hobbs
OttaviO :: David Spenser
Orazio: David Page
Silvia Roncagli: Diana Maddox
A Veronese gentleman: Arthur Young
A flower seller: Vida Hope
A boy: Jeremy Spenser
Vincenzo Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua: Neville Hartley
Narrator: Henry Reed

: DEBUSSY

Maggie Teyte (soprano) with Cortot (piano)
Le promenoir des deux amants:
Aupres de cette grotte sombre
Crois mon conseil, chere Climene Je tremble en voyant ton visage
De Grève (Proses lyriques)
Ballade des femmes de Paris (Ballades de Francois Villon ) on gramophone records

Contributors

Soprano: Maggie Teyte
Piano: Cortot
Unknown: Francois Villon

: FREEDOM AND ITS BETRAYAL

St. Simon (1760-1825)
Fifth of six weekly lectures by Isaiah Berlin
Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford
In these lectures Isaiah Berlin discusses the ideas of some social and political thinkers before and after the French Revolution which, in his view, have had a greater influence both for good and evil in the twentieth century than in their own time and are now more important than ever.
This lecture is concerned with the ideas ofClaude Henri de Rouvroy , Comte de St. Simon, who predicted, analysed, and welcomed the new centralised society of the late nineteenth and twentieth centuries wi'th disturbing accuracy.

Contributors

Unknown: Claude Henri de Rouvroy

: RECITAL

Loveday-Marriner-Hopkins Trio:
Alan Loveday (violin)
Neville Marriner (violin) Antony Hopkins (piano)

Contributors

Violin: Alan Loveday
Violin: Neville Marriner

: THE SUDAN QUESTION

Talk by • George Bredin , C.B.E.
The speaker spent more than twenty-five years in the Sudan Political Service- as District Commissioner, Deputy Governor, and finally as Governor of the Blue Nile Province. In this talk he discusses British administration of the Sudan in the light of the recently published book ' The Sudan Question ' by Mekki Abbas.
(The recorded broadcast of October 4) ' The Southern Sudan,' by Edward Auyah : Friday at 8.5

Contributors

Talk By: George Bredin
Unknown: Mekki Abbas.
Unknown: Edward Auyah

: TELEMANN

Sonata in G for bass viol and harpsichord played by August Wenzinger (bass viol)
John Wills (harpsichord)
(The recorded broadcast of Sept. 22)

Contributors

Played By: August Wenzinger
Harpsichord: John Wills

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