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by Bernard Shaw
Introduced by St. John Ervine
The play produced by Esmé Percy
Cost in order of speaking:
* According to Shaw, who was no man to flinch from using exceptional and even eccentric cases to support general principles, the moral of this play is that tht capitalist system is as much a failure for the rich as for the poor.....' See Kenneth A. Hurren's ' Drama Diary,' page 21.
During the Interval (7.35-7.45 app.)
Flemming Wels Serenade without honourable Intentions played by the Danish Wind Quintet on gramophone records


Unknown: Bernard Shaw
Introduced By: St. John Ervine
Produced By: Esmé Percy
Unknown: Danish Wind Quintet
The Monster: Mlscha de la Motta
Mrs Mopply: Rosamund Greenwood
The Doctor: Frank Tickle
The Patient: Patricia Hilltard
The Nurse: Eleanor Summerfleld
The Burglar: Hugh Burden
Colonel Tallboys: William Fox
Private Meek: Robert Rletty
The Sergeant: Noel Johnson
The Elder: Robert Farquharson


by French and Belgian composers played by Denis Matthews and Howard Ferguson


Played By: Denis Matthews
Played By: Howard Ferguson


Eight talks on aspects of life in primitive communities
1-Religion by E. E. Evans-Pritchard
Professor of Social Anthropology in the University of Oxford
Professor Evans-Pritchard speaks about the different views anthropologists have taken of the nature of primitive religion, and of what he believed to be the only valid conclusions and proper study in this field.

: Haydn

Symphony No. 49, in F minor
St. Nicholas Mass
Edith Osier (soprano)
Astra Desmond (contralto)
Raymond Nilsson (tenor)
Scott Joyrit (bass)
BBC Chorus
(Chorus-Master, Leslie Woodgate)
Martlndale Sidwell (organ)
St. Cecilia Orchestra
(Leader. Thomas Carter)
Conductor, Trevor Harvey

This is fourteenth of a series of programmes of choral works by Haydn. There will be a second performance on Tuesday at 6.30, and the series will end on Good Friday with The Seven Last Words from the Cross.
See 'Music Diary' on page 27.


Contralto: Astra Desmond
Tenor: Raymond Nilsson
Bass: Scott Joyrit
Chorus-Master: Leslie Woodgate
Leader: Thomas Carter
Conductor: Trevor Harvey


Four poems by Leconte de Lisle (1818-1894)
Read In English by Jill Balcon and David King-Wood and in French by Julien Bertheau , Renee Faure
Gerard Philipe , Madeleine Renaud
New verse translations by Naomi Lewis , John Petrie and Terence Tiller
Programme arranged and introduced by Rayner Heppenstall


Unknown: Jill Balcon
Unknown: David King-Wood
Unknown: Julien Bertheau
Unknown: Renee Faure
Unknown: Gerard Philipe
Unknown: Madeleine Renaud
Unknown: Naomi Lewis
Unknown: John Petrie
Introduced By: Rayner Heppenstall


Quartet for piano and strings
(1950) played by the Robert Masters Piano Quartet:
Robert Masters (violin) Nannie Jamieson (viola)
Muriel Taylor (cello)
Kinloch Anderson (piano)


Violin: Robert Masters
Viola: Nannie Jamieson
Cello: Muriel Taylor
Piano: Kinloch Anderson


The private history of a public monument told by Arthur Calder-Marshall
' The following Gentlemen, feeling that no Monument worthy of his name and services has yet been raised to his memory, have formed themselves into a Committee for the purpose of erecting a COLOSSAL BRONZE STATUE of DR. JENNER by William Calder-Marshall , A.R.A., to be placed in a public situation in London ... ' The mid-Victorian appeal succeeded: a statue of the discoverer of vaccination stands in Kensington Gardens today. But, as Arthur Calder-Marshall reveals, the private history of that public monumeot was curious and complicated.
(The recorded broadcast of Dec. 31)


Told By: Arthur Calder-Marshall
Unknown: William Calder-Marshall
Unknown: Arthur Calder-Marshall

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