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: BACH

The Art of Fugue played by James Ching (piano)
Three-part Triple Fugue (8)
Double Fugue at the twelfth (9) Double Fugue at the tenth (10)

Contributors

Played By: James Ching

: Recorded in New York A CHANGE IN VALUES

by David Riesman
A talk on the trend in American life away from conspicuous and lavish, consumption to conspicuous production.

Contributors

Unknown: David Riesman

: BLOCH

String Quartet No. 1 played by the Griller String Quartet:
Sidney Griller (violin) Jack O'Brien (violin) Philip Burton (viola) Colin Hampton (cello)

Contributors

Violin: Sidney Griller
Violin: Jack O'Brien
Viola: Philip Burton
Cello: Colin Hampton

: GERMANY— THE TWO NATIONS

Talk by Terence Prittie
Manchester Guardian correspondent in Germany

Contributors

Talk By: Terence Prittie

: Edana Romney and Robert Eddison in ' THIS MUSIC CREPT BY ME ON THE WATER '

by Archibald MacLeish
T'he scene is a garden above rhe sea on one of rhe islands of the Antilles.
Music specially composed by Antony Hopkine
Produced by D. G. Bridson

Contributors

Unknown: Archibald MacLeish
Composed By: Antony Hopkine
Produced By: D. G. Bridson
Elizabeth Stone: Edana Romney
Alace Liam: Peggy Haasard
Oliver Oren: Robert Eddison
Chuck Stone: Arthur Hill
Ann Bolt: Jill Balcon
Peler Bolt: Guy Kingsley Poynter
Col Harry Keogh: MacDonald Parke
Salley Keogh: Mavis Villiers
J B Halsey: Philip Vickers
Heden Halsey: Mary Wimbush

: ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

BBC Symphony Orchestra
(Leader. Paul Beard )
Conductor, Sir Malcolm Sargent

Symphony No. 2. in D - Beethoven
Pavane - Fauré
Symphony No. 1 - Rubbra

Contributors

Leader: Paul Beard
Conductor: Sir Malcolm Sargent

: Four Pianists: 2: Myra Hess

A series of illustrated talks by Edward Sackville-West
In each of these talks Edward Sackville-West considers the characteristic style of a particular pianist. This evening he talks about Dame Myra Hess, her approach to her repertoire, and her interpretation of the great works in it.

Contributors

Speaker: Edward Sackville-West

: NICHOLAS GOMBERT

Mass: Je suis desheritee sung by the Schola Polyphonica
Director, Henry Washington
For nearly fifteen years Nicholas Gombert was in charge of the chapel choir a the Emperor Charles V's court. This royal post afforded frequent opportunities for travel and gave Gombert a wide acquaintance with European music of the time. He took rhe theme of his Mass ' Je su:s desheritee ' (1557) from a four-part chanson by Pierre Cadeac. D.S.

Contributors

Unknown: Henry Washington
Unknown: Nicholas Gombert
Unknown: Pierre Cadeac.

: SIR FLINDERS PETRIE

A memoir by Margaret Murray

Contributors

Unknown: Margaret Murray

: MOZART

Divertimento in F (K.247) played by members of the Vienna Octet on gramophone records

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