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Twelve Mazurkas
A flat, Op. 50 No. 2; F sharp minor. Op. 6 No. 1: B minor, Op. 30 No. 2; G. Op. 50 No. 1: A minor, Op. 67 No. 4; C. Op. 56 No. 2; F minor, Op. 63 No. 2; B flat minor. Op. 24: G sharp minor. Op. 33 No. 1; C sharp minor,
Op. 41 No. 1; F sharp minor. Op. 59 No. 3; C sharp minor. Op. 63 No. 3 played by Julius Isserlis (piano) See also Friday at 10.45


Piano: Julius Isserlis


Four illustrated talks by Desmond Shawe-Taylor
4-Three Lieder Singers
In this programme the speaker compares and contrasts the styles of Elena Gerhardt , Julia Culp , and Lula Mysz-Gmeiner , with illustrations drawn from their gramophone records.


Unknown: Desmond Shawe-Taylor
Unknown: Elena Gerhardt
Unknown: Julia Culp
Unknown: Lula Mysz-Gmeiner

: Esme Percy and Paul Scofield in * GRYLL GRANGE'

by Thomas Love Peacock
Arranged for broadcasting and produced by Peter Duval Smith
(Continued in next column) with Margot van der Burgh and Douglas Hayes
The music selected from contemporary sources by Archie Harradine and arranged by Patrick Savill
Songs sung by Marjorie Westbury and Hedli Anderson
Harp solo played by Marie Korchinska


Unknown: Thomas Love Peacock
Produced By: Peter Duval Smith
Unknown: Margot van Der Burgh
Unknown: Douglas Hayes
Unknown: Archie Harradine
Arranged By: Patrick Savill
Sung By: Marjorie Westbury
Sung By: Hedli Anderson
Played By: Marie Korchinska
The Storyteller: Denys Blakelock
The Rev Dr Theophilus Opimian, a worthy divine: Esmé Percy
Mrs Opimian, his wife: Gladys Spencer
Mr Gregory Gryll, a country squire: Arthur Young
Miss Morgana Gryll his niece: Marjorie Westbury
Mr Algernon Falconer, a wealthy young scholar: Paul Scofleld
Lord Richard Curryfin a most accomplished gentlcman.: David King-Wood
Miss Alice Niphet, a young lady of fortune: Gwen Cherrell
Harry Hedgerow, a doleful swain: Wilfred Babbage
Miss Dorothy, one of seven virgins: Jessamay Gibb
Mr MacBorrowdale, a Scottish philosopher: John Laurie
Miss Ilex, an elderly spinster: Patience Collier
Mr Minim, an amateur composer: John Richmond
Mr Pallet, an amateur painter: Allan McClelland
Dr Anodyne, a kindly physician: Edward Lexy


Ilse Wolf (soprano)
Frederick Stone (accompanist)


Soprano: Ilse Wolf
Accompanist: Frederick Stone


Talk by W. Bridges-Adams
The speaker, who knew Harley Granville-Barker for many years, recalls how the originality of his productions invigorated the British theatre and suggests why it was that he ' snapped the thread of his career.'


Talk By: W. Bridges-Adams


Dennis Brain (horn)
Denis Matthews (piano)


Horn: Dennis Brain
Piano: Denis Matthews


by the Rev. Bruno Scott Jamea
Eight hundred years ago St. Bernard of Clairvaux died. Father Bruno Scott James , who has recently edited the most complete edition of St. Bernard's letters to appear in English, talks about the kind of man that emerges from a study of the letters, and shows not only the greatness of this dominant figure but many of his human qualities.


Unknown: Rev. Bruno Scott Jamea
Unknown: Father Bruno Scott James


Sonata for unaccompanied violts played by Yehudi Menuhin on gramophone records


Played By: Yehudi Menuhin

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