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: EARLY FRENCH KEYBOARD MUSIC

Christopher Wood (harpsichord)

Contributors

Harpsichord: Christopher Wood

: THE RIGHT TO DIFFER

Address by George F. Kennan given on May 15 art a Convocation of the Roman CatholicUniversity of Notre Dame, Indiana, U.S.A., to mark the deddication of the new I. A. O'Shaughnessy Hall of Liberal and Fine Ants
In this speech Mr. Kennan, former United States Ambassador in Moscow and one of the bes-t-known American authorities on the U.S.S.R., spoke about ' the forces of intolerance and political demagoguery' at work in the United States.
Mr Kennan is introduced by the Rev.
Theodore Hesourgh, Executive Vice-President of the University of Notre Dame.

Contributors

Unknown: George F. Kennan

: BRAHMS and MILHAUD

Gervase de Peyer (clarinet)
Cyril Preedy (piano)

Contributors

Clarinet: Gervase de Peyer
Piano: Cyril Preedy

: POPULATION: SOME PERTINENT PROBLEMS

Talk by David Glass
Professor of Sociology at the London School of Economics
Professor Glass continues the discussion on population problems initiated by Colin Clark. He raises some of the points that have to be taken into account in developing population policies in various parts of rhe world.

Contributors

Talk By: David Glass

: Flora Robson, John Gielgud Isabel Jeans. James McKechnie and Ted Ray in 'HELENA'

Evelyn Waugh 's historical novel
Adaipted for broadcasting by tihe author and Christopher Sykes
Prologue: Treves
Part 1: Rome
Principal characters in order of speaking:
(Continued in next column)
Narrator. James McKechnie
The calypso sung by Adeilaide Hall
Incidental music composed and conducted by Antony Hopkins
Production by Christopher Sykes
8.55 During the interval:
Poulenc
Movements from Les Biches played by the Paris Conservatoire Orchesra
Conducted by Roger Désormière on gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown: Evelyn Waugh
Unknown: Christopher Sykes
Narrator: James McKechnie
Sung By: Adeilaide Hall
Conducted By: Antony Hopkins
Production By: Christopher Sykes
Conducted By: Roger Désormière
Marcias: Oliver Bunt
Hostess: Patience Collier
The Empress Helena: Flora Robson
Lotanuis: John Glen
Lord Chamberlain: Alec Finiter
Count official: John Rutland
Helena's steward: Basil Jones
The Empress Fausta: Isabel Jeans
Eusebius: Eric Lugg
Constantia: Patience Collier
Crispus: John Horsley
Emperor Constantine: John Gielgud
Young sorceress: Adelaide Hall
Pope Sylvester: Anthony Shaw

: Part 2: Jerusalem

Narrator, James McKechpae

Contributors

Narrator: James McKechpae
Prefect of Aelia Capitolina: Norman Shelley
Bishop Macarius: Edmund Willard
The Empress Helena: Flora Robson
'Timber merchant: Oliver Burt
Clengyanan: Lewis Stringer
Coptic Elder: Jack Shaw
Alexandrine Jew: Abraham Sofaer
Roman historian: Johc Glen
The Wandering Jew: Ted Ray
Nun: Joan Hart
Emperor Constantine: John Gielgud

: ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

Mewton-Wood (piano)
London Symphony Orchestra
(Leader, Thomas Matthews )
Conducted by Walter Goehr

Contributors

Leader: Thomas Matthews
Conducted By: Walter Goehr

: 'THE UNTRIED YEARS'

V. S. Pritchett reviews the recently published first volume of the biography of Henry James by Leon Edel

Contributors

Unknown: V. S. Pritchett
Unknown: Henry James
Unknown: Leon Edel

: CHAMBER MUSIC

The Deller Coneort : April Cantedo (soprano)
Eileen Mc. Loughlin (soprano) Alfred Deller (counter-tenor)
Alexander Young (tenor)
Eric Barnes (tenor)
Norman Plaut (baritone)
London Consort of Viols :
Harry Danks (treble viol)
StanJey Wootton (treible viol) Desmond Dupre (tenor viol)
Jacqueline Townshend (tenor viol)
Henry Reveli (base viol

Contributors

Soprano: April Cantedo
Soprano: Eileen Mc.
Soprano: Loughlin
Soprano: Alfred Deller
Tenor: Alexander Young
Tenor: Eric Barnes
Baritone: Norman Plaut
Unknown: Harry Danks
Unknown: Stanjey Wootton
Tenor: Desmond Dupre
Tenor: Jacqueline Townshend
Unknown: Henry Reveli

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