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: 'ANCHAR'

Short story by Mikhall Prishvin
Read by Carleton Hobbs
This story about a coursing dog and an autumn shoot is taken from The Lake and the Woods: or Nature's Calendar.'
The translation from the Russian it by W. L. Goodman.

Contributors

Story By: Mikhall Prishvin
Read By: Carleton Hobbs
Unknown: W. L. Goodman.

: SCHUMANN

Drei Romanzen, Op. 28:
B flat minor: F sharp: B
Drei Phanlasiestücke, Op. Ill:
C minor; A flat : C minor played by Adelina de Lara (piano)

Contributors

Piano: Adelina de Lara

: BORRIOBOOLA-GHA

Talk by Howard J. Pedraza
Mr. Pedraza speaks about some of the men and motives that went to the making of Lokoia. the Niger settlement ridiculed by Dickens as ' Borrioboola-Gha ' but which, the speaker believes, was ' the germ of what is now Nigeria.'
Mr. Pedraza is District Officer in the Nigerian Political Service.

Contributors

Talk By: Howard J. Pedraza

: 'ARMIDE'

A tragedy in five acts
Libretto by Philippe Quinault
Music by Lully
(sung In French)
BBC Chorus
(Chorus-Master. Leslie Woodgate )
The Boyd Neel Orchestra (Leader, Granville Jones )
Thurston Dart (harpsichord)
CONDUCTED BY EDMOND APPIA
Repetiteur, George Coop
The aotion takes place in 1099 at thetime of the Crusades. See ' Music Diary,' p. 27
Act 1: Armide's palace
Act 2: A pleasant island

Contributors

Unknown: Philippe Quinault
Music By: Lully
Chorus-Master: Leslie Woodgate
Leader: Granville Jones
Harpsichord: Thurston Dart
Conducted By: Edmond Appia
Armide, an enchantress: Suzanne Daneo
La Haine (the fury Hate): Janet Howe
Renaud, a crusader: Richard Lewie
Hidraot, king of Damascus, uncle to Armide: André Vessieres
Ubalde: Camille Maurane
Artemidore: Camille Maurane
The Danish Knight: Lloyd Strauss-Smith
Aronte: Ronald Evans
Sidonie: Jennifer Vyvyan
Lucinde: Jennifer Vyvyan
Phénice: Marion Studholme
A shepherdess: Marion Studholme
A naiad: Elizabeth Eriksson
A happy lover: John Kentish

: THE GREAT LOWLAND PLAIN

Talk by Sir Philip Hendy
A talk on some aspects of Dutch seventeenth-century padming and French landscape painting in connection with the present Winter Exhibition at rhe Royal Academy, Dutch Pictures 1450-1750.

Contributors

Talk By: Sir Philip Hendy

: ' ARMIDE '

Act 3: A desert Act 4: A wood
Act 5: Armide's enchanted palace
(Marion Studholme broadcasts by permission of the Governors of Sadler's Wells)
Another performance: February 9

Contributors

Unknown: Marion Studholme

: NEW SOUNDINGS

No. 11
A monthly miscellany of new poetry and prose, edited and introduced by John Lehmann

Contributors

Introduced By: John Lehmann

: CHAMBER MUSIC

The Aleph String Quartet:
Alan Loveday (violin)
Reginald Morley (violin)
Max Gilbert (viola)
Harvey Phillips (cello)

Contributors

Violin: Alan Loveday
Violin: Reginald Morley
Viola: Max Gilbert
Cello: Harvey Phillips

: MYTH AND FAITH

Some Implications of Demythologising by the Rev. R. Gregor Smith

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. R. Gregor Smith

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