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: BENJAMIN BRITTEN

Nancy Evans (mezzo-soprano)
Frederick Stone (piano)
Joy Boughton (oboe)
Peter Pears (tenor)
Benjamin Britten (piano)
A Charm of Lullabies, Op. 41, for mezzo-soprano and piano
A cradle song; The highland balou; Sephestia's lullaby; A charm; The nurse's song
Six Metamorphoses after Ovid, Op.
49, for unaccompanied oboe
Pan; phaeton; Niobe; Bacchus; Narcissus; Arethusa
Winter Words. Op. 54 (lyrics and ballads by Thomas Hardy )
At day-close in November; Midnight on the Great Western (The journeying boy); Wagtail and baby; The little old table; The choirmaster's burial (The tenor m'an's story); Proud songsters (Thrushes, finches, and nightingales); At the railway station, Upway (The boy with the violin); Before life and after
(first broadcast performance) (The last work is recorded)
Robin Hull writes on page 27

Contributors

Mezzo-Soprano: Nancy Evans
Piano: Frederick Stone
Oboe: Joy Boughton
Tenor: Peter Pears
Piano: Benjamin Britten
Unknown: Thomas Hardy
Unknown: Robin Hull

: BUDDHISM

by Professor G. P. Malalasekera Dean of the Faculty of Oriental Studies, University of Ceylon, and President of the Buddhist Fellowship

Contributors

Unknown: Professor G. P. Malalasekera

: DISCOVERIES IN SHAKESPEARE

by Michael Innes
Produced by Rayner Heppenstall
3—' A Smack of Hamlet'

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Innes
Produced By: Rayner Heppenstall
Samuel Taylor Coleridge: Michael Hordern
John Morgan: Keith Pyott
Mary Morgan: Betty Hardy
Henry Crabb Robinson: Richard Williams
Charlotte Brent: Jeanette Tregarthen

: CHORAL AND ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

Irene Kohler (piano)
Joan Stuart (soprano)
Gordon Clinton (baritone)
BBC Chorus
(Chorus-Master, Leslie Woodgate )
BBC Symphony Orchestra
(Leader, Paul Beard )
Conductor, Sir Malcolm Sargent
Part 1

Contributors

Piano: Irene Kohler
Soprano: Joan Stuart
Baritone: Gordon Clinton
Chorus-Master: Leslie Woodgate
Leader: Paul Beard
Conductor: Sir Malcolm Sargent

: RHODES'S ' BILL FOR AFRICA'

Talk by Kenneth Kirkwood
Lecturer in Native Administration,
Natal University, South Africa
The Glen Grey Act of 1894, which extended the system of Native Reserves, was hailed as a major contribution to Native policy in southern Africa. The speaker considers it in the context of its time and of Rhodcs's own thinking on racial questions, and examines its consequences in Africa today.

Contributors

Talk By: Kenndth Kirkwood

: SPANISH FOLK MUSIC

Six programmes devised by Professor Eduardo M. Torner
Scripts translated and read by John Gavall
2—Galicia and Asturias

Contributors

Unknown: Professor Eduardo M. Torner
Read By: John Gavall

: FIRST READING

A monthly magazine of new poetry and prose, edited and introduced by Ludovic Kennedy
The programme includes work by G. Brader , Margiad Evans John Digby , Burns Singer and Vernon Watkins

Contributors

Introduced By: Ludovic Kennedy
Unknown: G. Brader
Unknown: Margiad Evans
Unknown: John Digby
Unknown: Vernon Watkins

: SCHUBERT

Duo in A, Op. 162 played by Fritz Kreisler (violin)
Sergei Rachmaninov (piano) on gramophone records

Contributors

Violin: Fritz Kreisler
Piano: Sergei Rachmaninov

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