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: HINDEMITH

Kammermusik No. 1, Op. 24 No. 1 played by the Little Orchesitina Society
Conductor, Thomas Scherman on gramophone records

Contributors

Conductor: Thomas Scherman

: THE INTERNED '

by J. R. Ackerley
A version for broadcast ing of the author's play 'The Prisoners of War.' prepared ard produced by Wilfrid Grantham Cast in order of speaking:
The action of the play takes place in Captain Conrad's sirting-room in & hotel in Miirren during the summer of 1918.

Contributors

Unknown: J. R. Ackerley
Produced By: Wilfrid Grantham
Narrator: Aubrey Richards
Captain Conrad: Patrick Troughton
Second Lieutenant Grayle: Derek Hart
Captain Rickman: John Glen
Lieutenant Tetford: Brian Haines
Marie: Patricia Hilliard
Lieutenant Adelby: Ronald Sidney
Jellerton: Garard Green
Mrs Prendergast: Hester Paton Brown
Madame Louis: Betty Baskcomb
Dr Croz: David Hurst

: CHORAL AND ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

Margaret Field-Hyde (soprano)
Jennifer Vyvyan (soprano)
Mary Jarred (contralto)
BBC Midland Chorus
(women's voices)
Philip Moore (organ)
BBC Midland Orchestra
(Leader, Frank Thomas )
Conductor, Leo Wurmser
Michael Haydn , who was five years younger than his famous brotiher Josephspent the greater part of his life at Salzburg, where he was director of music to the Archbisihop. In this capacity he had dealings with Mozart and taugiht composition to Weber. Joseph Haydn is said to have declared that his brother's church music was superior to his own in earnestness, severity of style, and sustained power. Among his works are twenty-four Masses. The one io be performed tonight is for treble voices and altos (in three parts), string orchestra (witthout viotas), and organ; it beam the date 1777. H. R.

Contributors

Soprano: Margaret Field-Hyde
Soprano: Jennifer Vyvyan
Contralto: Mary Jarred
Unknown: Philip Moore
Leader: Frank Thomas
Conductor: Leo Wurmser
Unknown: Michael Haydn
Unknown: Joseph Haydn

: FOREIGN REVIEW

A monthly report on the arts, science, and politics abroad
This month's programme includes a talk by Ronald Crichton on the search for new forms in German opera today, and a report by Douglas Cooper on tihe- Van Gogh exhibition at The Hague

Contributors

Talk By: Ronald Crichton
Unknown: Douglas Cooper
Unknown: Van Gogh

: CHAMBER MUSIC

Betty Bannerman (mezzo-soprano)
Frederick Stone (accompanist)
Robert Masters (violin) Nannie Jamieson (viola)
Muriel Taylor (cello)
Kinloch Anderson (piano)
Dvorak Terzetto and Kodaly Serenade for two violins and viola: May 14

Contributors

Mezzo-Soprano: Betty Bannerman
Accompanist: Frederick Stone
Violin: Robert Masters
Viola: Nannie Jamieson
Cello: Muriel Taylor
Piano: Kinloch Anderson
Unknown: Dvorak Terzetto
Unknown: Kodaly Serenade

: Burt Ives presents HISTORICAL AMERICA IN SONG

4-Songs of the Sea
Introduced by D. G Bridson
Songs of the Frontier: May 11

Contributors

Introduced By: D. G Bridson

: 'LA NUIT DE MAI'

by Alfred de Musset with a verse translation by Norman Cameron Read in English by Lydia Sherwood and Robert Eddison, and in French by Tania Balachova and Julien Bertheau
Presented by Rayner Heppenstall
'La Nuit de Decembre'; May 15

Contributors

Unknown: Alfred de Musset
Translation By: Norman Cameron
Unknown: Lydia Sherwood
Unknown: Robert Eddiison
Unknown: Tania Balachova
Unknown: Julien Bertheau
Presented By: Rayner Heppenstall

: FRENCH ORGAN MUSIC

played by Charles Spinks

Contributors

Played By: Charles Spinks

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