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: SCOTS LAW

Talk by T. B. Smith Professor of Scots Law in the University of Aberdeen
In the second of his two talks Professor Smith considers the Scots law of marriage. (The recorded broadcast of March 2)

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Talk By: T. B. Smith

: CHORAL CONCERT

Ensemble Vocal Marcel Couraud
Conductor, Marcel Couraud

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Conductor: Marcel Couraud
Conductor: Marcel Couraud

: VERGIL'S ' AENEID'

A translation for broadcasting by C. Day Lewis
Produced by Basil Taylor
Book 11
Book 12: June 23

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Unknown: Lewis
Produced By: Basil Taylor
Narrator: Alan Wheatley
Aeneas: Allan McClelland
Drances: Arthur Wontner
Evander: Leon Quarterniaine
Venulus: Raf de la Torre
Diomed: Carleton Hobbs
Latinus: Baliol Holloway
Turnus: John Laurie
Camilla: Molly Rankin
Diana: Mary O'Farrell
Opis: Simona Pakenham

: ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

BBC Symphony Orchestra
(Leader, Paul Beard )
Conductor,
Sir Malcolm Sargent
Part 1
Beethoven's Third Symphony, piayed by the Philharmonia Orchestra, conduct d by Herbert von Karajan, will be broadcast in the Third Programme next Monday from the Royal Festival Hall, London.

Contributors

Leader: Paul Beard
Conductor: Sir Malcolm Sargent

: SIR FLINDERS, PETRIE

An appreciation by S. R. K. Glanville
Fellow of King's College, Cambridge, and Herbert Thompson Professor of Egyptology in the University
This it a shortened version of Professor Glanville's lecture g vtn yesterday at University College. London. in celebration of the centenary of Petrie's birth. Sir Flinders Petrie was Edwards Professor of Egyptology at University College from 1892 to 1933.

Contributors

Unknown: Herbert Thompson
Unknown: Flinders Petrie

: ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

Part 2

: FOUR PIANISTS

A series of illustrated talks by Edward Sackville-West
3-'Schnabel
In each of these talks Edward Sackville-
West considers the characteristic style of a particular pianist, his approach to his repertoire, and his interpretation of the great works r it

: 'A SATIRE AGAINST MANKIND'

with an Epilogue by John Wilmot ,
Earl of Rochester (1647-1680)
Read by William Devlin
Rochester was the first of the English dandies: a famous rake and a wit. His poem ' A Satire against Mankind,' a powerful attack on the egotism and van:ty of the court of Chaties II , was first printed as an anonymous broadsheet in 1679. (The recorded broadcast of Sept. 30)

Contributors

Unknown: John Wilmot
Read By: William Devlin
Unknown: Chaties Ii

: CHAMBER MUSIC

Richard Standen (bass)
London Harpsichord Ensemble

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Bass: Richard Standen

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