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: MODERN POLISH PIANO MUSIC

played by Leonard Cassini

Contributors

Played By: Leonard Cassini

: Valerie White with Jill Esmond and Baliol Holloway in ' NO WAR IN TROY'

by Jean Giraudoux
Translated by Jean-Pierre Giraudoux and Betty Askwith
Adapted for broadcasting by Cynthia Pughe
Produced by Val Gielgud
Scene: The courtyard of the palace of Priam, King of Troy, and before the Doors of War.

Contributors

Unknown: Jean Giraudoux
Translated By: Jean-Pierre Giraudoux
Translated By: Betty Askwith
Broadcasting By: Cynthia Pughe
Produced By: Val Gielgud
Andromache: Jill Esmond
Cassandra: Vanessa Thornton
Hector: Francis de Wolff
Paris: John Barron
Priam: Baliol Holloway
Hecuba: Ella Milne
Demokos: Anthony Jacobs
Little Polyxenia: Angela Glynne
Helen: Valerie White
Peace: Penelope Davidson
Troilus :: " David Peel
Abneos: Richard George
Busiris: Gerik Schjelderup
Olex: Eric, Lugg
Ulysses: Richard Williams
The Topman: Harry Hutchinson
Iris: Catherine Campbell
Old men: Ralph de Rohan
Old men: Arthur Keane
Messenger: Williams Lloyd
Guard: David Stringer
Oepides: Tommy Duggan

: BEETHOVEN

Symphony No. 1, in C NBC Symphony Orchestra
Conducted by Arturo Toscanini on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By: Arturo Toscanini

: CYPRUS: INVITATION TO EXILES

A talk by John Lehmann , who recently visited the island

Contributors

Talk By: John Lehmann

: BEETHOVEN

Symphony No. 9, in D minor
(Choral)
Eileen Farrell (soprano)
Nan Merriman ' (mezzo-sopraho)
Jan Peerce (tenor)
Norman Scott (bass)
The Robert Shaw Chorale NBC Symphony Orchestra
Conducted by Arturo Toscanini on gramophone records

Contributors

Soprano: Eileen Farrell
Soprano: Nan Merriman
Tenor: Jan Peerce
Bass: Norman Scott
Conducted By: Arturo Toscanini

: THE MIGRATIONS OF MACKEREL

by G. A. Steven , D.sc, F.R.S.E . of the Marine Laboratory. Plymouth
In this talk Dr. Steven explains how patient scientific investigation has revealed a different picture of the migrations of mackerel from that built up by tradition.

Contributors

Unknown: G. A. Steven , D.Sc, F.R.S.E

: HAYDN

Quartet in C. Op 33 No. 3
Quartet in B flat. Op. 76 No. 4 played by the Martin String Quartet:
David Martin (violin)
Neville Marriner (violin)
Eileen Grainger (viola)
Bernard Richards (cello)

Contributors

Violin: David Martin
Violin: Neville Marriner
Viola: Eileen Grainger
Cello: Bernard Richards

: History in Trust

by the Rev. Dr. J. S. Purvis
Today, says the speaker, ' the historian, like the archaeologist, is entering upon a much fuller life; and a most welcome service is performed by any person or body that can open the riches of records and lead the way to understanding them.' In this context Dr. Purvis describes the establishment in York of the recently opened Borthwick Institute of Historical Research, of which he is the first Director.

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. Dr. J. S. Purvis

: EARLY ITALIAN SONG

Hugues Cuenod (tenor)
Desmond Dupre
(guitar and viola da gamba)
George Malcolm (harpsichord)
Arias and madrigals by Vtncenz Calestani, Jacopo Peri, Oraz:o Tardin,
Claudio Saracini, Giulio Caccini, Alessandro Grandi, and Giovanni Pietro Berti.
Programme arranged by Nigel Fortune

Contributors

Tenor: Hugues Cuenod
Guitar: Desmond Dupre
Harpsichord: George Malcolm
Arranged By: Nigel Fortune

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